About Goodstart Hillside
At Goodstart Early Learning Hillside we pride ourselves in being an Exceeding centre. As an Exceeding centre we are 1 out of 3 centers that have been selected to be learning centre for remodeling knowledge in practice. Educators from other center’s visit our and observe the educator’s practices This centre is purpose built child care centre that caters for 120 children and has a big indoor and outdoor space. There are six rooms within our centre ranging from Nursery, Toddler One, Toddler Two, 3-year-old kinder and 4 year of Kindergarten funded programs. We cater for children from six weeks up to five years old.
We have Educators that have been at the centre for over a decade and new faces also along with our growing centre. Our Educators range in qualifications from Certificate III to Diploma of Children's Services and in the Pre-Kinder room and Kindergarten room we have teachers to run a funded program.
We also have a cook on premises five days a week and we provide breakfast, morning tea, lunch, afternoon tea and a late snack. The meals that we provide are healthy and nutritious and we also cater for children who have allergies to certain foods and also, we offer Halal.
We have extracurricular activities Hey Dee Ho and Jump for Joy, and a sports program where the children learn many different sport skills throughout the week . We have a great connection with the community where the children participate in incursions and excursions such as such as going to the Zoo, the local farm and also having special visits from within the local community such as firefighters, librarians, ambulances, police offers, local school visits.
We provide early learning & care to these groups: