Author Archives: Jodi

Now in Mackay and Moranbah

Excellence In Care is proud to announce that service delivery is now in full swing in the Mackay, Moranbah and Dysart regions. Our coordination unit trailed the area from September 2015, with our first educator joining the scheme. Realising the …
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Recruiting Now!

Becoming an Excellence In Care Educator is easy, and stress free. A unique opportunity to build a home business where you play an important role in the education and care of young children. You will become part of a dynamic …
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Information Evening

    Excellence In Care Educators personal qualities reflect community diversity – of families, values and cultures – empathy, warmth, flexibility, professionalism and maturity and are committed to nurturing and caring for children, and strive to meet individual families needs. …
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We are moving into a new shop front office located in Springfield..

  On the 3rd of November we will re-open at Unit 2 – 36 Springfield Parkway – Springfield, in our new shop front located in the heart of Springfield, next to Coles Shopping Centre.

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School Readiness Program

We have re-developed our school readiness program this year, after receiving feedback from educators, families and children who participated in it previously. Our new program has been developed in conjunction with a qualified early childhood teacher.  

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Office Update

As most of you would know we have been searching for a new coordinator, well the good news is we have found one!!! Daneca comes to us with lots of experience. She has coordinator, family day care educator and long …
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Australia Day Picnic – you’re invited!

Australia_day_media_release MEDIA RELEASE Family day care celebrates Australia Day 8th January 2014: While millions around the country this month will be preparing to throw a few snags on the BBQ in traditional Australia Day style, the children at Excellence In …
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Well done to everyone who donated food for our Help a family in need this festive season campaign. Paul and office coordinator Yvonne took the food to the Foodbank in Brisbane on  Friday 20th December 2013. It was weighed up …
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The 5 kilometer Variety Santa Fun Run was held in Brisbane on Sunday morning to raise money for the Variety children’s charity. There were more than 2200 Santa’s running through Brisbane and EIC had a team of  12. Thank you …
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Library Visit

Today we had our last library visit for the year, each month the children were invited to join us for story time at a local library. Story time is a great activity for the children Thank you to all the …
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Family day care, is it the right fit for you?

Excellence In Care Family Day Care believes in putting the family back into family day care, but what does that actually mean and more importantly how does that affect you? Our PHILOSOPHY is All members of our ‘Family’ are committed …
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Helping a family in need

Some statistics about the unlucky people in our lucky country: 21,000 people are currently homeless in Queensland 580,825 Queenslanders live below the poverty line 10.9% of children live in poverty 1 in 4 pensioners live in or close to poverty …
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Playgroup

We hold weekly playgroups either in Beaudesert or Springfield. Each week has a different focus. Last week was all about dress up. The children arrived in their favorite dress up outfit, we had a police women, Batman, a ladybird, princess …
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Be a Clause for a Cause

  Our coordination unit has decided to create a team for the Variety Club Santa Fun Run. If you would like to join our team please follow this link: https://endurancecui.active.com/event-reg/select-race?e=4989103&locale=en_AU we have a password on our team, so please send …
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Term 3 playgroup finished up this week, which luckily coincided with International Talk Like a Pirate Day. Arrr Me Hearties! Which made for a fun morning at the park, with lot of little pirates playing games, finding treasure and enjoying …
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Meet the office staff

Here are the EIC office staff Last week we attempted to take some team photos, only problem was we didn’t have someone to take the photos so we had to do it ourselves. We didn’t do to badly.

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Early Childhood Educators Day

Wednesday 4th September is the day to take some time to celebrate the dedication of our educators with employers, families and children all involved. A time to say “thank you”, “well done”, “you are making a difference”, “you are appreciated”. …
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Office Closed

Our office will be closed on Wednesday 14th August 2013 for the Brisbane Ekka Show Day We will re-open on Thursday 15th August 2013 at 8am.  

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Teddy Bears Picnic

♪♫♪♫If you go down in the woods today you’re sure of a big surprise If you go down in the woods today you’d better go in disguise For every bear that ever there was will gather there for certain Because …
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Educator Training

At EIC we ensure our educators have sufficient training to stay up to date with caring for your child. Training you can expect your educator to complete ~Protective Behaviors ~Nutrition and food handling ~Behavior Management ~Policies/Staying Healthy in Childcare ~Fire …
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New Educators

Please help us welcome to our little family, educators who have started or going to start with us soon: Julie J Janene Julie L Martine Cherie Erin We pride ourselves on having educators who believe in bring ‘Family’ back into …
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EIC office update

We have recently sent out our April newsletter via email, if you did not receive a copy please let either your educator know or one of our lovely staff in the office and we will happily provide you with a …
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Craft Ideas to share

It has come to our attention not everyone has access to facebook, so I thought I would share  some of the popular facebook craft posts. Hope you enjoy!

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excellence-in-care-Self Portraits

Self Portrait Individual Development and Identity Comparing own similarities and differences to others Exploring, identifying and analyzing how individuals relate to one another   Items needed Mirror Paint Paint brushes, different sizes Crayons Paper   Instruct but do not do. …
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Santa Advent Calendar

We found a great Christmas Advent Calendar the children are sure to love. Download your copy here: FREE-SANTA-BEARD-ADVENT All you have to do is print it out and glue cotton balls over the days of the month to count down …
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