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Find out how the latest easing of restrictions have impacted our services and facilities, visit our COVID-19 Council services update webpage.

 

Carnegie Early Learning Centre

Our caring team create a warm and inviting environment for your child to learn, make friends and have fun.

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Your child's education and care is our highest priority. We respect that you are your child's most important influence and we aim to build strong relationships with you and your family. 

What we provide

  • Long day care early learning programs for children aged from 6 months. 
  • Funded specialist kindergarten program for 4 to 5-year-old children, delivered by a degree-qualified kindergarten teacher.
  • From 2022, an integrated 3-year-old funded kindergarten program will be offered, delivered by a degree qualified kindergarten teacher.
  • Individual attention and care for your child.
  • Support for lifelong learning.

How old does your child have to be? 

We accept babies from 6 months of age. 

How many children do we care for?

We care for 31 children.

What is the cost of care?

Our centres have a daily fee:

  • Children in the 6 months to 3-year-old rooms — $143 per day.
  • Children in the 3 to 5-year-old rooms — $135 per day.

A fee subsidy is available from the Commonwealth Government for eligible families. To find out more, visit the child care subsidy page on the Department of Education and Training website.

Are there any places available?

See the table below for vacancies at our centre.

Room Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
6 months to 2 years (Room 1) No No No No No
2 years to 3 years (Room 2) No No No No No
3 years to 5 years (Room 3) Yes No Yes No Yes

Vacancies are current as of 12 July 2021.

Before you apply

Your child must be vaccinated in order to be accepted into one of our centres.

Visit Immunising your child to find out more.

 

Rated Exceeding National Quality Standard
Kindergarten Victorian Government Approved