About Goodstart Fortitude Valley
Goodstart Early Learning Fortitude Valley is a purpose built centre. The centre has a large outdoor playground, something that is well sought after in the city. We provide all meals, nappies, sunscreen and all those little necessities. The centre has a large underground car park for parents to utilise - perfect for rainy days.
Our centre offers ages from 6 weeks to 5 years of age, our rooms start from Nursery through to Kindergarten. We have two Kindergarten rooms run by qualified early years learning teachers, our curriculum is based on QKLG, we run a free happy feet program on Mondays, have excursion/incursion that support children getting ready for school. We have recently added a beautiful new centre library for children to visit during the day.
We have a two large open playgrounds right in the middle of Fortitude Valley - no other centre in the area has such a large age-based playgrounds! Through our sustainable garden program and our centre chickens we connect with nature and teach our children how to care for our natural environment and the importance of sustainability in our world. We have recently had a full playground upgrade and features include two large sandpits, mud kitchen, bike tracks, train line viewing station, natural creek bed with running water and and outdoor cubby.
We have over 30 staff with 13 different cultural backgrounds and we are able to support our children and families' diversity and language needs. We offer free language classes every Friday to all rooms, focusing on the families' language choice, (Spanish, Mandarin, Hindu).
The majority of our wonderful educators have been at the centre for several years. They are a dedicated and passionate team of early childhood professionals who strive each day to provide stimulating and fun programs for all children at our centre.
At Goodstart Early Learning Fortitude Valley, our vision is to become the centre of choice in our community. We believe that through excellent family relationships and valuing children’s individual personalities, we can give your child the best start in life.
We look forward to meeting you and your family.
To find us for your centre tour we are located next to the Fortitude Valley Police Station and Fortitude Valley pool, down the service round off Wickham or Brookes street.
We provide early learning & care to these groups: