Why choose Lenah Valley Childcare 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

Lenah Valley Childcare 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.

Lenah Valley Childcare Centre outdoor play-area

High quality facilities

We are devoted to excellence in teaching, learning, and believe in providing a learning environment that is exciting, challenging and that will cater for different learning capacities and styles of each child.

  • Cultural focus – our children come from diverse backgrounds
  • Training courses – we encourage educators learning and growth in childcare and children’s educationOur 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’s provided by the centre

  • 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

What our parents say!

Our Educa parent communication system receives hundreds of parents comments throughout the year

Happy Parent

it’s a lovely thing to be able to drop off your kids and know they are in such a safe, supportive, fun place

Happy Parent

…time to say goodbye… after 8 years… wonderful staff… helped prepare them for school and life in general

Happy Parent

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

Get in Touch

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Centre Address

1 Wilks Road, Lenah Valley, Tasmania - 7008

Give us a ring

(03) 6228 0927 Mon – Fri, 06:00-18:00

Enrol Your Child

Thank you for wanting to inquire about enrolling your child in our centre. We would be pleased to arrange for you a tour and advise days available that are acceptable to you. Please phone 03 6228 0927 or using the online form.