Category Archives: Educators

We are now servicing the Townsville region

Excellence In Care is proud to announce that service delivery is now in action for the Townsville regions. After hosting a small Information Evening on Tuesday the 17th October, that led to our first educator joining the scheme, we have …
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Updates to the National Law and Regulations

Education Ministers have agreed to amendments to the National Law and Regulations. An updated version of the National Law and Regulations – which combines amendments with the current law and regulations – will be available shortly after 1 October 2017, …
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Child Care Information Session

The Department of Education and Training is hosting a virtual Child Care Information Session to help families be aware of the new child care package to be introduced in July 2018. Click here to register: http://livestream.education.gov.au/education/10october2017/ The session will help …
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Rescue

Playgroup this term is focusing on ‘What’s in our Community’ The children have had fun learning about being Sun Smart and the importance of Slip, Slop, Slap, Seek and Slide. We had a visit from our local Police Officers and …
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The national quality framework was created to improve, unify and bring a higher standard of Childcare within Australia. We have the national law and regs for a reason, everybody has to abide by them, weather you are a scheme or …
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Trivia

We hold regular training sessions for our Educators, it can be anything from Child Protection to running your own business. Kimberley decided to have a little fun with this months training session and turn it into a trivia night on …
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Fundraising

Our playgroup fundraiser is underway. We have two options for you to raise money for some bigger equipment for playgroup. Option ONE: Toys and More is a fundraising program that provides you access to purchasing great educational resources and toys …
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Physical Activity

Did you know you can incorporate physical activity into story time!       Bringing a story to life Let’s take a look at how Jack and the Beanstalk can be adapted to encourage physical activity. – Gallop around the …
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Playgroup

Excellence in Care offers a range of support ideas and initiatives to the Educators registered with our scheme. One of these is playgroup. Playgroup is run by Zoe with the assistances of Paul & Kate and is open to all …
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New website and blog

Excellence In Care Family Day Care Scheme is pleased to announce the launch of our new and improved website. Excellence in Care collaborated with the team at SBMPR – Small Business Marketing & Public Relations to provide a more comprehensive …
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