Carla, a 2-year-old toddler picked up a glass stone from an activity set up in her childcare room and put it in the mouth. The Educator, asked Carla to put…
As part of its Modern Award Review, the Fair Work Commission has made changes for Casual Employees under the Children's Services Award 2010. The changes affect rules about casual conversion,…
The new requirements to Children's Services Traineeships for services employing Cert 3 or Diploma Trainees in Early Childhood Services only apply to School-Based Traineeships only.
$6 Million "Start Strong Capital Work Grants" program is available for NSW community preschools to improve infrastructure. Eligible services will be able to build, extend or renovate their facilities to…
Parents and Educators alike love to share photos on social media of what the children have been up to. Parents often share photos of their children on recent holidays, family…
In some areas across Australia, Services have been offering gifts to parents to lure them into their childcare setting. Gifts include free Ipads, Holiday Packages, payment of families bills, $1000…
Whether early childhood educators are working in a school or not, a report has called for universal registration for all educators in Australia to recognise them as part of the…
When Parents send their child to school or to childcare, one of their responsibilities is packing a healthy lunch. Teachers and Educators take the responsibility of making sure that all…
A child from St Pauls Gateshead Primary School, Newcastle, discovered a needle inside a banana which was packed for their lunch. the contaminated banana was discovered before the child bit…