Welcome to Lenah Valley Childcare and Early Learning Centre
“Tell me and I Forget,
Teach me and I May Remember, Involve me and I Learn”
Inspired by Our Children’s Achievements, Education and Growth
We offer a wide range of approved teaching programs and learning through fun & play.
WHY CHOOSE LENAH VALLEY CHILDCARE & EARLY LEARNING CENTRE?
The management of Tasmanian Childcare Centres has provided Early Learning and Childcare services for a large number of years and believes strongly in providing every opportunity for all children to grow and learn through fun and structured learning programs.
Supervisors, Early Learning Teachers and Educators at Tasmanian Early Learning Centres hold the required and relevant qualifications for each position. They are experienced and dedicated to all children growing and learning in terms of the National Quality Framework, National Regulations and the Early Years Learning Framework.
All educators, teachers and supervisors are encouraged and provided with every opportunity and assistance to further their education qualifications in the childcare industry. Internal and external training is provided to all our educators. Attendance at industry seminars is offered to enhance their knowledge and embrace change and trends in the industry.
NATIONAL QUALITY STANDARDS – ASSESSMENT AND RATING
Lenah Valley Childcare & Early Learning Centre is registered with the Australian Children’s Education Care Quality Authority and has been assessed by the Authorities as meeting all the requirements of the 7 Quality Areas, 15 Standards and 40 Elements covered by the National Quality Standards and Regulations.
- Approved Long Day Care Service
- Approved for Government Funding to parents
- Operating Hours: 6.30am to 6.30pm
- Open 52 weeks per year, Monday to Friday (Closed Public Holidays)
Education and care for children aged 6 weeks to school age
Afterschool and before school care (depending on available space)
- Engaging & Inspiring curriculum based on the Early Years Learning Framework
- Sunscreen & wipes
Sun Smart Centre
Eat well, move well centre
Educational excursions and events
Natural outdoor play-scapes for learning through fun and play involving sensory activities
Learning sustainable practices including recycling, vegetable and plant gardens
Interactive Smartboard and iPads to enhance early learning programs
Interactive software and Parent App. for communication with parents on each child’s well-being and development and for parents to communicate back to educators
HIGH QUALITY FACILITIES
We are devoted to excellence in teaching, learning, and believe in providing a learning environment that is exciting, challenging and that cater for different learning capacities and styles.
- Culteral focus – our children come from diverse backgrounds
- Training courses – we encourage educators learning and growth in childcare and children’s education
Our educators also receive training in:
- Occupation Safety and Health
- First Aid applications
- Fire Drill and Safety
- Environmental Safety
- Equipment Safety
- Children first – education is a right not a privilege
We believe that secure, inviting inclusive learning and safe relationships with children will encourage Belonging, Being & Becoming.
WHAT THE PARENTS SAY
Our Educa parent communication system receives hundreds of parents comments throughout the year.
thank you for all the thought and work and love you guys put into caring for our children. I feel safe and happy that my most precious little girl is being cared for and educated by you guys
…time to say goodbye… after 8 years… wonderful staff… helped prepare them for school and life in general
it’s a lovely thing to be able to drop off your kids and know they are in such a safe, supportive, fun place