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An employment contract is an agreement between you and your employer. It might set out your pay, duties, how many hours you’ll work. It sets out the terms and conditions of your employment.
For those working as a casual in early childhood services, there have been updates and changes to your entitlements that you need to be aware of.
The Educator To Child Ratio Calculator calculates the minimum number of educators and ECT requirements, in a centre-based service must have based on a given number of children at any point in time and the age mix.
During the day when the children are actively engaged in their learning experiences, there may be times when you need to gain their attention to convey what's happening next.
Within an early childhood setting, throughout the day, children experience many transitions such as transitions that occur between activities or routines.
Cultural competency is about having awareness, respect and understanding of the diversity around you. Cultural competence is “respecting multiple ways of knowing, seeing and living, celebrate the benefits of diversity and have an ability to understand and honour differences".
The approvals assessment process helps ensure all applicants, prior to approval, understand their responsibilities under Laws and Regulations.
Natural materials should be an integral element of children’s play. They are easily accessible and encourage children to learn about nature, foster creativity, imagination and discovery.
Embed Aboriginal Practices throughout the year with this yearly calendar created by Aboriginal Education Association Inc.
Plants form the basis of many science experiments. Children can learn so much from observing the growth of plants and flowers. It's important when selecting plants for your early childhood service that they are safe and non toxic for children.
Show and Tell gives children an opportunity to stand up in front of their friends and speak about a topic that interest them or share something that they love. It builds confidence and helps children develop effective communication skills.
Feel Good Feb is dedicated to saying thanks, expressing gratitude, promoting good deeds and random acts of kindness.
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