Child Care Bentleigh East South Road | A Goodstart Early Learning Centre

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Goodstart Early Learning - Childcare Centre Bentleigh East South Road

Goodstart Early Learning Child Care Centre Bentleigh East - South Road is a 60 place licensed centre located in a quiet residential area, close to several primary schools, secondary schools, public transport options and other community services.

We have 14 dedicated, long standing staff from a variety of multicultural backgrounds and our centre is proud to provide a Government Approved Kinder Program for children aged four to five. Our Kinder Teacher has an extensive knowledge of early childhood and provides an engaging and educational programme.  
We have four brightly coloured play rooms, each with bathroom facilities, and three enticing playgrounds. Each room has a child focused, indoor/outdoor programme that supports the development and interests of all children, giving them the best start in life. Our curriculum is designed in line with the Early Years Learning Framework, while also accounting for the child's individual needs and interests.
Our centre features a homely kitchen and a professional chef who is with us everyday. All food is bought to the centre and prepared for each day, making our meals extremely fresh and nutritious. Our four week menu incorporates all nutritional requirements for children and rotates each week, as well as seasonally.

Our Storypark platform, as well as regular family nights and emailed newsletters, enable us to stay in close contact with parents and families, ensuring open and clear communication. This also means we can tailor each program to the child’s individual needs, interests and strengths – as well as the strong level of cultural diversity in our centre.

Outside, we have age appropriate play areas for the Nursery, Toddler and Kindergarten / Preschool rooms, The yards have sandpits, natural and manmade play surfaces, dirt patches, vege patches, climbing forts, lots of shade and plenty of space for exploring.

Community is also important to us and through visits to the centre and participation in events and activities throughout the year we are able to enrich the learning experience. Art and music experiences are provided on a daily basis which allow the children to freely express their creativity.

Drop in and say hello! We would love to make you and your family welcome and the centre and discuss how we can start your child on a journey of lifelong learning.
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Centre Director

Brittany Patford

Brittany Patford

Hi there! My name is Brittany and I have been the Centre Director here at Goodstart Early Learning Bentleigh East – South Road since February 2013.

I have been working in the childcare industry fsince 2006 and hold an Advanced Diploma in Children’s Services and a Graduate Certificate in Prenatal and Postnatal Family Support.

I am passionate about educating and caring for children and pride myself on dedicating my time to ensure our centre is providing high quality care to all families in our community.

It is a passion shared by the wonderfl team I lead. It is our job to facilitiate the highest quality in education and care and with the team's expereince and qualifications, as well as their dedication and commitment to your children, that's what we are driven to do every day.

We look forward to welcoming you and your family. Come in and take a look around, meet the team and explore how we can support your early learning journey.

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Centre contact details

03 9570 9500

We're located at:
781 South Road, BENTLEIGH EAST, VIC, 3165

Vacancy Enquiries

Call 1800 222 543 to apply
At Goodstart, children are at the heart of everything we do. As a not-for-profit organisation, we are committed to investing our profits on improved early learning resources, facilities and staff training.

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