Willmott Park Uniting Kindergarten

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Willmott Park Uniting Kindergarten

Willmott Park Uniting Kindergarten

Dorchester St & Cowes St, Craigieburn VIC 3064

Kindergarten 3-4 year old integrated kindergarten

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Early Learning Centre

Early learning in Craigieburn.

Our kindergarten is located on the site of Willmott Park Primary School.

We offer an inclusive and creative kinder program, led by educators who are focussed on nurturing your child’s strengths, interests and social connections.

Your child will enjoy fun learning adventures through creative indoor activities and outdoor experiences, sustainability, inclusion and diversity.

Our goal is to nurture happy, healthy children and inspire a lifelong love of learning.

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Our centre

Our centre

The parents say
"Our daughter has come a long way in her development. Choosing Uniting has been an excellent decision.”

- Rachel, parent

Learning experiences

Your child will go on excursions, get involved in the local community and take part in environmental programs to help them become active members of the local community. 

Caring for the environment

Considering the world around us is an important part of our daily activities. We encourage children to:

Fostering community and cultural connections

Your child will learn about their community and other cultures. Our centre celebrates significant cultural events. We also get involved in fundraising activities for causes that are important to the community. We have a strong relationship with the local:

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Health and wellbeing

Mental health

Our educators are trained in various programs to support the mental health of your child and are skilled in working with children who have experienced challenges and trauma. We can also refer to mental health support programs for families if you find yourself in need of assistance.

Nutrition

Your child will learn about good nutrition to form healthy eating habits. We do this by growing fruit, vegetables and herbs in our centre garden. We also teach food safety practices. We respect and follow culturally appropriate food guidelines as we educate the children about healthy eating and nutrition.

Safe environment

As a child safe organisation, our educators undergo regular working with children’s and police checks. We are focussed on delivering learning and development in a safe and supportive environment, so you can trust that your child is in good hands.

Policies and downloads

News

When Louise introduced the Food for Families program to her students at Buninyong Uniting Kindergarten, she never knew how widely popular it would …
The government’s recent increase to Child Care Subsidy (CCS) on July 10 is helping Thuy put her family through childcare. With her …
For most of us, the COVID-19 pandemic was anything but normal. However, for the children born during its wake, a life of lockdown is all they have ever known.
From 10 July 2023, Child Care Subsidy (CCS) is changing. Most families using child care will get more subsidy.
Congratulations to our Early Learning educators who were finalists in this year’s Victorian Early Years Awards.
If you have more than one child aged 5 or under in care, you may soon get a higher Child Care Subsidy …

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Bayswater Uniting Kindergarten

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Bayswater Uniting Kindergarten

Bayswater Uniting Kindergarten

2 Birch Street, Bayswater Victoria 3153

Kindergarten 3-4 year old integrated kindergarten

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Early Learning Centre

Early learning in Bayswater.

Our kindergarten is located on the site of Bayswater Primary School.

We offer an inclusive and creative kinder program, led by educators who are focused on nurturing your child’s strengths, interests and social connections.  

Your child will enjoy fun learning adventures through creative indoor activities and outdoor experiences, sustainability, inclusion and diversity.

Our goal is to nurture happy, healthy children and inspire a lifelong love of learning.

Program hours and fees
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Our centre

Our kindergarten offers indoor and outdoor play areas and equipment to support the physical and social development of your child. Our kinder features:

Our centre

Our kindergarten offers indoor and outdoor play areas and equipment to support the physical and social development of your child. Our kinder features:

The children say
"I love coming to kinder to see all of my friends."

- Chloe, Little Learner

Learning experiences​

Your child will go on excursions, get involved in the local community and take part in environmental programs to help them become active members of the local community. 

Caring for the environment

We offer sustainability activities to foster a lifelong connection to the environment, including:

Fostering family and community connections

Your child will learn about their community and other cultures. Our centre celebrates significant cultural events. We also get involved in fundraising activities for causes that are important to the community.

We have a strong relationship with the local:
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Health and wellbeing

Mental health

Our educators are trained in various programs to support the mental health of your child and are skilled in working with children who have experienced challenges and trauma. We can also refer to mental health support programs for families if you find yourself in need of assistance. 

Nutrition

Your child will learn about good nutrition to form healthy eating habits. We do this by growing fruit, vegetables and herbs in our centre garden. We also teach food safety practices. We respect and follow culturally appropriate food guidelines as we educate the children about healthy eating and nutrition.

Safe environment

As a child safe organisation, our educators undergo regular working with children’s and police checks. We are focused on delivering learning and development in a safe and supportive environment, so you can trust that your child is in good hands.

Policies and downloads

News

When Louise introduced the Food for Families program to her students at Buninyong Uniting Kindergarten, she never knew how widely popular it would …
The government’s recent increase to Child Care Subsidy (CCS) on July 10 is helping Thuy put her family through childcare. With her …
For most of us, the COVID-19 pandemic was anything but normal. However, for the children born during its wake, a life of lockdown is all they have ever known.
From 10 July 2023, Child Care Subsidy (CCS) is changing. Most families using child care will get more subsidy.
Congratulations to our Early Learning educators who were finalists in this year’s Victorian Early Years Awards.
If you have more than one child aged 5 or under in care, you may soon get a higher Child Care Subsidy …

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Bagdad Uniting After School Care

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Bagdad Uniting After School Care

Bagdad Uniting After School Care

46 School Road, Bagdad TAS

Childcare Before and after school care Vacation childcare

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Early Learning Centre

After school and vacation care in Bagdad.

Our Bagdad after school and vacation care programs provide learning and leisure activities for local
children, taking the pressure off busy families who need additional school-based care.

Located at Bagdad Primary School, our rural service gives your child more time with their peers when school finishes and during the school holidays.

We provide experiences to help your child get in touch with the outdoors and nurture an understanding and love for the environment.

We provide a culturally safe and inclusive environment and provide translation and other support services where needed.

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The parents say
“The smiles on the kids' faces after a busy day of learning and fun is such a joy to see.”

- Danica, Early learning parent.

Learning experiences

Your child will enjoy hands-on, nature-based activities that encourage them to build on their strengths, interests and abilities.

Caring for the environment

We offer sustainability activities to foster a lifelong connection to the environment, including:

Excursions

Excursions are important to satisfy your child’s inquisitive mind. Some of our excursion locations include:

Incursions

Other experiences your child will partake in are:

Family and community connections

We understand the importance of community in developing you child’s sense of belonging and connection. We encourage family participation and regularly engage with local people, groups and services to create strong community connections, including:

We partner with the local:
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Lead Educators

Leeza and Adam

Hi, we’re Adam and Leeza and we’re the Lead Educators at Bagdad Uniting Outside School Hours Care. We’re both longterm team members at Bagdad Primary School.

We both hold qualifications in Education Support and have additional specialisations in first aid (Adam) and disability and learning needs (Leeza).

We’re both very passionate about ensuring children have a safe and nurturing environment where they can achieve their goals and enjoy imaginative play, sports, arts and unwinding after a busy day at school.

We’re strong believers in being creative and taking an approach with children that is individualised to them. We encourage them to explore, problem solve and develop their individual interests, strengths, and abilities, in a fun and inclusive way.

We enjoy seeing children grow to be the best they can be.

Health and wellbeing

Mental Health

We work closely with Uniting staff trained in children’s trauma. We also work with Kindergarten Inclusion Support and Safe Child Support services. We also offer mental health support for families if you find yourself in need of assistance. Educators provide both environments and programs that support children’s positive mental health and self-care.

Nutrition

We provide nutritious food, full of flavour and made from fresh ingredients. We accommodate all dietary requirements. To encourage healthy bodies and minds, we:

Safe Environment

As a child safe organisation, our educators undergo regular working with children’s and police checks. We are focused on delivering learning and development in a safe and supportive environment, so you can trust that your child is in good hands.

Policies and downloads

News

When Louise introduced the Food for Families program to her students at Buninyong Uniting Kindergarten, she never knew how widely popular it would …
The government’s recent increase to Child Care Subsidy (CCS) on July 10 is helping Thuy put her family through childcare. With her …
For most of us, the COVID-19 pandemic was anything but normal. However, for the children born during its wake, a life of lockdown is all they have ever known.
From 10 July 2023, Child Care Subsidy (CCS) is changing. Most families using child care will get more subsidy.
Congratulations to our Early Learning educators who were finalists in this year’s Victorian Early Years Awards.
If you have more than one child aged 5 or under in care, you may soon get a higher Child Care Subsidy …

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H.E Kane Uniting Early Learning

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H.E Kane Uniting Early Learning

H.E Kane Uniting Early Learning

20A Volga Street, Hadfield VIC 3046

Kindergarten 3 year old kindergarten 3-4 year old integrated kindergarten

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Early Learning Centre

Early Learning in Hadfield.

Located on Volga Street in Hadfield, our kindergarten service will nurture your child to explore, discover and learn through hands-on activities guided by our experienced educators.

We offer play-based activities tailored to your child’s interests and needs in an environment that will build their sense of belonging, resilience, kindness and teamwork.

Specialist support is available for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children, those from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds, children living with disabilities, those unable to live at home and other children experiencing risk or vulnerability.

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Our centre

Your child will enjoy hands-on, nature-based activities in our large indoor and outdoor areas. Our kindergarten features:

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Our little learners say
“My favourite thing about kinder is I learnt how to cross my legs.”

- Sebastian, little learner

Learning experiences

Your child will participate in activities to teach them about nature and other cultures. We also place a strong emphasis on literacy skills and nurture confidence and creativity through art, music and drama.

Caring for the environment

We nurture an appreciation for nature by showing children the beauty of the environment. We will encourage your child to:

Our three-year-olds also receive a carbon neutral kinder kit.

Incursions and Excursions

We love getting out and about in our community and welcome guests to our early learning service. Our excursions and incursions include:

Fostering family and community connections

We love it when families get involved in our kinder activities. If you have the time, you are welcome to participate in: 

Language

A qualified teacher visits our kindergarten each Thursday and Friday to teach Auslan (Australian Sign Language) through play, art, music and stories. These teachings are then incorporated into everyday learning to give children the opportunity to use the language independently.

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Nominated Supervisor

Karen

Hi, I’m Karen and I’m the Nominated Supervisor and teacher of the 4-year-old Echidna Group at H.E. Kane Uniting Kindergarten. I have been teaching at this kinder since 2001. I grew up in Hadfield and have many happy memories within this community.

I have a Bachelor of Early Childhood and have over 20 years’ experience in the Early Childhood sector. Teaching has always been a passion for me.  I feel very lucky to be working with children, I find it extremely rewarding to support children to grow and develop to their best potential. 

Our dedicated team sees the uniqueness and potential in every child. We plan our play-based programs on children’s interests and take pride in our large outdoor space, where children can imagine, explore and develop skills and most importantly have fun!

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Health and wellbeing

Mental Health

Uniting educators support the positive mental health and wellbeing of children and their families. Our program includes mindfulness, meditation and caring for self and others.

Nutrition

Healthy eating and good nutrition are key for early childhood development. Our educators work hard to create positive eating environments, which reflect cultural and family values, dietary requirements and give your child the energy they need to be their best selves. We support families to provide nutritious lunch box foods and work with our local supermarket to offer children nutritious snacks throughout the day.

Safe Environment

As a child safe organisation, our educators undergo regular working with children’s and police checks. We are focussed on delivering learning and development in a safe and supportive environment, so you can trust that your child is in good hands.

Policies and downloads

News

When Louise introduced the Food for Families program to her students at Buninyong Uniting Kindergarten, she never knew how widely popular it would …
The government’s recent increase to Child Care Subsidy (CCS) on July 10 is helping Thuy put her family through childcare. With her …
For most of us, the COVID-19 pandemic was anything but normal. However, for the children born during its wake, a life of lockdown is all they have ever known.
From 10 July 2023, Child Care Subsidy (CCS) is changing. Most families using child care will get more subsidy.
Congratulations to our Early Learning educators who were finalists in this year’s Victorian Early Years Awards.
If you have more than one child aged 5 or under in care, you may soon get a higher Child Care Subsidy …

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Rosedale Uniting Early Learning

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Rosedale Uniting Early Learning

Rosedale Uniting Early Learning

2-8 Cansick Street, Rosedale VIC 3847

Kindergarten 3 year old kindergarten 3-4 year old integrated kindergarten 4 year old kindergarten

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Early Learning Centre

Early Learning in Rosedale.

Located in Cansick Street in Rosedale, our kindergarten provides hands-on activities to help your child become an independent and confident learner. 

We provide a play-based program tailored to your child’s interests and abilities in an environment that will build their sense of belonging, resilience, kindness and teamwork.

Our educators are experienced in supporting children who live with a range of physical and intellectual disabilities and complex medical needs.

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Our centre

Our centre

The children say
“At kinder, I love running, my friends and playing outside”

- Henry, Age 3, 2022.

Learning experiences

Your child will be exposed to new experiences, people and learn skills that will help them become broad thinkers and active community members. At our early learning service, your child will take part in:

Caring for the environment

Our sustainability motto is “only take what you need.” Our activities focus on how to minimise waste by reusing and recycling.

Through incursions provided by Wellington Shire, we learn about recycling, composting and looking after our worm farm.

We have our own plot in the community garden where we grow seasonal fruits and vegetables and make them available to the community.

We also run regular Nature Play Kinder sessions.

Incursions and Excursions

We love getting out and about in our community and welcome guests to our early learning service. Our excursions and incursions include: 

Fostering family and community connections

We strive to provide an environment where all families feel welcomed and accepted. We support and respect all children, as well as our staff and volunteers. We are committed to the cultural safety of Aboriginal children, the cultural safety of children from culturally and/or linguistically diverse backgrounds, and to providing a safe environment for children with additional needs.

We work in consultation with children and families to deliver a service that is respectful and supportive.

First Nations culture and language

First Nations culture and language are a big part of our program. Acknowledgment to country, songs and learning words in English and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander language are part of our activities. Our yarning circle is used to share stories and gathering to eat. We have a bush tucker garden and we use the foods we grow in this garden in our cooking experiences.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Children’s Day is recognised and celebrated with an excursion to the Knob Reserve in Stratford. The Knob reserve is a significant site of the Gunaikurnai people with First Nations Elders sharing their culture, language and knowledge of the area on the day.

School Transition

To support the transition to school in partnership with Rosedale Primary School in terms two, three and four. School transition activities will help you and your child feel safe, secure and gain familiarity with our local school.

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Early Childhood Teacher

Pauline

Hi, I’m Pauline and I’m the Early Childhood Teacher at Rosedale Uniting Early Learning. I’m a proud Monero Ngarigo woman with a large Aboriginal family in Gippsland. I’ve worked in the early learning sector for over 20 years.

I have a Bachelor of Teaching (Early Childhood), Graduate Certificate in Educational Inclusion and Diversity and a Master of Education.

Fostering children’s learning and development and being part of their family’s journey makes early childhood education the most rewarding job. Every group is different, but every child’s journey from beginning to end demonstrates the power passionate teachers and educators can have on a child’s development.

At Rosedale Kinder, we’re a team who recognises that every child has their individual strengths and is capable of amazing things. We provide a learning environment that fosters every child’s development. We love what we do.

Health and wellbeing

Mental health

Our educators are trained in the Be You and Respectful Relationships Program. Our activities include mindfulness, meditation, yoga and caring for self and others. We support children in recognising and dealing with their emotions. Calming areas equipped with tools to self-regulate are always available at our early learning service.

Nutrition

Your child will learn about nutrition, looking after their body and the importance of an active lifestyle. We do this by:

Safe environment

As a child safe organisation, our educators undergo regular working with children’s and police checks. We are focussed on delivering learning and development in a safe and supportive environment, so you can trust that your child is in good hands.

Policies and downloads

News

When Louise introduced the Food for Families program to her students at Buninyong Uniting Kindergarten, she never knew how widely popular it would …
The government’s recent increase to Child Care Subsidy (CCS) on July 10 is helping Thuy put her family through childcare. With her …
For most of us, the COVID-19 pandemic was anything but normal. However, for the children born during its wake, a life of lockdown is all they have ever known.
From 10 July 2023, Child Care Subsidy (CCS) is changing. Most families using child care will get more subsidy.
Congratulations to our Early Learning educators who were finalists in this year’s Victorian Early Years Awards.
If you have more than one child aged 5 or under in care, you may soon get a higher Child Care Subsidy …

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Uniting Family Day Care Gippsland

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Uniting Family Day Care Gippsland

Uniting Family Day Care Gippsland

Childcare Family day care

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Family Day Care in Gippsland.

Our family day care services across Gippsland offer personalised childcare for local families.

We will support you with extended hours and your child will benefit from activities tailored to their needs and interests in a nurturing home-learning environment.

Care is flexible to suit your family’s needs, including care outside normal working hours and, if needed, overnight and weekend care by arrangement.

Your child’s confidence and resilience will grow as they explore, learn and play with their friends.

Our small groups will support your child to develop close bonds with their peers and educator.

Family day care is a great option for children living with disabilities or additional needs.

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Benefits of family day care

You will enjoy peace of mind that our educators can provide flexible care to support your child’s
physical and social development. The benefits of our family day care services include:

Benefits of family day care

You will enjoy peace of mind that our educators can provide flexible care to support your child’s
physical and social development. The benefits of our family day care services include:

Learning experiences

Our activities will support your child to learn about the world around them and have fun along the way. A typical day includes:

Family and community connections

Our educators will work closely with you to provide individualised care for your child and a learning environment that will help them to thrive. We welcome your feedback and participation.

Experiences at our family day care services reflect the diversity of our local community.

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Team Leader

Claire

Hi, I’m Claire and I’m the Team Leader at Uniting Family Day Care – Gippsland. I’ve been part of the FDC team for 5 years and have over twenty years of experience in early learning. I hold a Diploma of Community Services – Children’s Services and a Bachelor of Arts majoring in Psychology and Sociology.

I’m passionate about early learning because I get to watch children discover, grow and learn while building relationships and connections with others. It’s a real privilege to observe a child’s confidence grow.

Key Upcoming Dates
  • No upcoming events

Health and wellbeing

Mental Health

Our educators are trained in various programs to support the mental health of your child and are skilled in working with children who have experienced challenges and trauma. We also offer mental health support for families if you find yourself in need of assistance.

Nutrition

We will support your child to make nutritious food choices by helping with food preparation and educational activities to show them the benefits of a healthy lifestyle. Our family day care services:

Safe Environment

As a child safe organisation, our educators undergo regular working with children’s and police checks. We are focused on delivering learning and development in a safe and supportive environment, so you can trust that your child is in good hands.

Become a Family Day Care Educator.

If you love working with children and want the flexibility of working from home, family day care could be a great career opportunity for you. We’re looking for educators and people who want to become early childhood educators to join our team.

Policies and downloads

News

When Louise introduced the Food for Families program to her students at Buninyong Uniting Kindergarten, she never knew how widely popular it would …
The government’s recent increase to Child Care Subsidy (CCS) on July 10 is helping Thuy put her family through childcare. With her …
For most of us, the COVID-19 pandemic was anything but normal. However, for the children born during its wake, a life of lockdown is all they have ever known.
From 10 July 2023, Child Care Subsidy (CCS) is changing. Most families using child care will get more subsidy.
Congratulations to our Early Learning educators who were finalists in this year’s Victorian Early Years Awards.
If you have more than one child aged 5 or under in care, you may soon get a higher Child Care Subsidy …

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Uniting Family Day Care Tasmania

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Uniting Family Day Care Tasmania
Childcare Family day care

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Early Learning Centre

Family Day Care in Tasmania.

Our family day care services across Tasmania offer personalised childcare for local families.

We will support you with extended hours and your child will benefit from activities tailored to their needs and interests in a nurturing home-learning environment.

Care is flexible to suit your family’s needs, including care outside normal working hours and, if needed, overnight and weekend care by arrangement.

Your child’s confidence and resilience will grow as they explore, learn and play with their friends.

Our small groups will support your child to develop close bonds with their peers and educator.

Family day care is a great option for children living with disabilities or additional needs.

Program hours and fees
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Benefits of family day care

You will enjoy peace of mind that our educators can provide flexible care to support your child’s
physical and social development. The benefits of our family day care services include:

Benefits of family day care

You will enjoy peace of mind that our educators can provide flexible care to support your child’s
physical and social development. The benefits of our family day care services include:

Learning experiences

Our activities will support your child to learn about the world around them and have fun along the way. A typical day includes:

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Family and community connections

Our educators will work closely with you to provide individualised care for your child and a learning environment that will help them to thrive. We welcome your feedback and participation.

Experiences at our family day care services reflect the diversity of our local community.

Program hours and fees
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