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What Is Session Care And How Can I Benefit With More Access To Childcare

When the new Child Care Subsidy was introduced in July this year we made the decision to start offering not only ‘days of care’ but also ‘session care’ to our families. All our Centres offer 8 & 9 hour sessions. These sessions are offered to all families. The sessions are most beneficial to those that […]

Subsidised Care for all Preschoolers Is Available From Centrelink

Did you know that all preschool children are entitled to a 36 hours of care per fortnight, regardless of eligibility for the Childcare subsidy? Even if you haven’t met the activity test and don’t qualify for regular subsidised care this means your child is still eligible for preschool subsidies. So, if you are entitled to […]

Children Transitioning Between Classrooms – Our North Boambee Centre Philosophy

Here at Ohana, we want to ensure that children feel comfortable and supported at all times; this is particularly important when new children are starting at the centre and when they move into a new room with new educators. Here at our North Boambee centre we have adopted a process of ‘transition visits’ over a […]
Ohana at the 2018 Jacaranda Festival

Ohana at the 2018 Jacaranda Festival

Our team at our South Grafton centre went above & beyond expectations in entering a float into the 2018 Jacaranda Festival Parade last Saturday in some extreme heat. Special thanks to Mark Hargans who organised and drove, Cromack Transport who provided the truck and all our families for supporting us with the children riding in […]

We Are Looking For Early Childhood Teachers

Ohana Early Learning due to ongoing growth in its centre portfolio is seeking passionate Early Childhood Teachers across all our centres in the Coffs Harbour and Grafton regions. Position Requirements The successful applicant will have strong leadership skills, vision, attention to detail, passionate and committed about providing the best quality care and be able to […]

We Are Looking For Passionate Early Childhood Educators – Permanent/PPT/Casuals

Ohana Early Learning due to ongoing growth at its centres is seeking passionate Early Childhood Educators across all our centres in the Coffs Harbour and Grafton regions. We are seeking a mix of permanent, permanent part-time and casual staff. Position Requirements We are looking for both Diploma and Certificate III Educators that are motivated, passionate and dedicated […]

We Are Looking For a Director At Our Scarba Street Centre

Ohana Early Learning is seeking a passionate Director to lead our dedicated childcare team at one of our Coffs Harbour centres. You will receive excellent support from the Management team, a budget for a well-resourced centre and the ability to build your own team. Position Requirements The successful applicant will have strong leadership skills, vision, attention […]

Our School Readiness Program for June at Scarba Street

Our school readiness program is in full swing at all our centres, our Scarba Street centre is focusing on these areas for the month of June so parents can expect some interesting conversations in the car on the way home with what they are learning.School Readiness Program Activities – June

Immunisation in 2018

Effective 1st January 2018, the NSW government has legislated that all children must be vaccinated to enrol in childcare, or supply sufficient documentation as to why they are not. Non-immunised children currently enrolled will still fall under the ‘No Jab, No Pay’ scheme, but new enrolments cannot be taken for these children. Please find a […]
Pre-school Program Additions

Pre-school Program Additions

We’ve just placed SmartBoards into all of our centres, to help interactive learning and play in our pre-school program. Take a look at the kids in action.