Melinda

Hi, I'm Melinda

I decided to become a Family Day Care Educator because I love being close to families and children and the small group of children I care for in a Family Day Care setting allows for stronger bonds. I love the fact that the children feel at home in my home, it is more relaxing and less stressful for them to be in a home environment. The relaxed environment allows them to develop a strong sense of self and community.

I enjoy designing a program for each individual child that focuses on their strengths. It is a privilege to help them improve their skills. I am proud of the service I provide and the experiences I facilitate. My pedagogy, creativity and friendly personality are my strengths in supporting the development and learning of the children in my care.

Benefits of Family Day Care

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A nurturing, natural and flexible home learning environment.

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Individualised learning programs.

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Flexible hours of care, including evenings, before/after school and school holidays.

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Small group sizes means more attention and a stronger bond with your child.

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Early Education excursions and playgroups.

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Parents are eligible for the Child Care Subsidy.

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Siblings can be cared for together, regardless of age difference.

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bestchance regularly assesses our Family Day Care educators for ongoing quality control.

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Educators are screened and held to the same ACECQA standards as traditional child care.

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Educators are qualified and undergo regular training.

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Nominations are now open for the 2020 Excellence in Family Day Care Awards.

If you know outstanding educator, coordinator or service, you can nominate them for an award.

Click HERE