Our EDUCATORS

Dixis Early Childhood Centre employs highly qualified and experienced early childhood professionals. Our educators are dedicated to the development of the potential of every child.

QUALIFICATIONS

In accordance with Child Care Regulations, and in line with our Centre’s philosophy, the following qualification requirements have been implemented:

Level Qualification
Requirements
Nominated Supervisor (Centre Director) Degree in Early Childhood
Educational Leader (Teacher) Degree in Early Childhood
Certified Supervisor (Senior Educators) Diploma in Children’s Services (or studying towards this)
Assistant Educators Certificate III in Children’s
Services (or studying towards this)

In addition, all staff must hold a current positive suitibility notice (blue card).  Educators are also required to hold a current first aid certificate (with CPR). All staff are trained in Asthma and Anaphylaxis care and management and attend annual Child Protection Training.

Educators are encouraged to keep their skills and knowledge current.  As such, ongoing professional development through in-house and external training is provided.

Dixi’s has received approval of its Kindergarten Program under the State Governement Kindergarten Funding Scheme.  Our teachers meet the qualification requirements of this scheme.