Child Care & Early Education for Children Aged 0-5 Years

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Milestones Early Learning Centres

Milestones provides high quality child care and early education for children aged 0-5 years, including nursery, toddler, preschool/kindergarten and OSHC care.

Our educators and teachers are trained in the Lifelong Learning Curriculum, and are experts at knowing how kids develop and grow. We nurture children through these precious early stages of their lives in a caring and inspiring environment, encouraging them to gravitate towards their interests, create meaningful experiences and develop strong bonds.

Our days include a range of play-based and intentional teaching experiences, messy play activities, the chance to explore our stimulating outdoor play areas, and of course the opportunity to rest and sleep.

Each day our Centre Cooks prepare a wide variety of nutritious meals and purees for the children and babies
in our centres, taking the time to involve the children in meal preparation and healthy food education. Care is made to ensure children's daily nutritioual needs, and any individual cultural and dietry requrements are met.

Milestones is proudly owned and opperated by Affinity Education Group, the leading provider of early education and child care in Australia. We are driven by our professional goals and values and are committed to ensuring we provide the best early childhood experience for you and your children. Our mission is to inspire and nurture individuals to reach their full potential, and help children graduate into a lifetime of loving to learn.

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Our Educational Programs

Milestones Early Learning Centre educators are trained in the Lifelong Learning Curriculum, Australia’s most progressive approach to early education. The Lifelong Learning Curriculum focuses on what children learn, how children learn and where children learn as babies, toddlers and older 3-5-year-olds. It draws on the best models of early education, contemporary research and evidence-informed practices, which are incorporated into each age specific program, and gives children the very best start before they start Primary School. Learn more about each educational program, including initiatives and inclusions below.

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Nursery Curriculum

The Lifelong Learning Curriculum offers babies aged birth to 1 year a safe, nurturing environment to begin their early learning journey. The Healthy Beginnings program is supported by the Circle of Security and Key Educator approaches.

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Toddler Curriculum

The curriculum offers toddlers aged 1 to 3 years an exciting environment in which to explore and experiment as their confidence and social skills emerge. The Early Experiences program is supported by the Abecedarian approach for language development.

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Preschool & Kindergarten Curriculum

Children aged 3 to 5 years are given the very best start before they begin Primary School. The Lifelong Learning Curriculum's School Readiness program is supported by inquiry-based project work with children, and our literacy and numeracy program.

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Why Choose Milestones?

Milestones Early Learning is a high-quality provider of childcare where every child experiences the joy of learning in a caring community.

We’re experts at knowing how kids develop and grow, and we nurture them through these vital and precious early stages of their lives. Through these important early years, children change so quickly - constantly absorbing new information and expanding their skill set. We gently encourage and guide them to explore their own potential.

Our Lifelong Learning Curriculum is Australia’s most progressive approach to early education for children from birth to five. Our curriculum focuses on what children learn, how children learn and where children learn as; babies, toddlers and older 3-5-year-olds.

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Our Lifelong Learning Curriculum

Our Lifelong Learning Curriculum is Australia’s most progressive approach to early education for children from birth to five. Our curriculum focuses on what children learn, how children learn and where children learn as; babies, toddlers and older 3-5-year-olds. Our Lifelong Learning Curriculum draws on current research, evidence-informed practices and specific programs in each age group, such as The Circle of Security in our babies’ rooms, Abecedarian Language Priority for our Toddlers and Inquiry-Based Learning Projects for older children. We are also proud to offer children access to our unique programs to Affinity, including our Big Thinkers STEM, Aussie Wildlife Champions, Positive Living Skills and Grandfriends programs.

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Leading The Private Childcare Sector In Quality

Our centre practices, policies and procedures aligned with legislative expectations outlined in the National Quality Framework. This means that every effort is made to comply with the Education and Care Services National Law and Education and Care Services National Regulation, the approved learning frameworks and the National Quality Standards.

Throughout the year, our dedicated Quality Team work tirelessly alongside our Centre Managers to ensure our teams maintain Quality Standards across the Affinity Education Group in line with the Australian Children's Education and Care Quality Authority (ACECQA).

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Milestones Early Learning Centres

Inspiring children to reach their full potential.

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Lifelong Learning Curriculum

Developed by Affinity Education, our educators and Early Learning Teachers are trained in the Lifelong Learning Curriculum.

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Health and Wellbeing

Our Educational programs, incursions, excursions, events and daily activities are based on health and wellbeing themes.

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Sustainability Activities

Sustainable practices including gardening, care of centre pets, recycling stations, electricity concervation and more.

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Our Quality Commitment

We thrive on excellence – from the way we implement our curriculum through to our commitment to safe, high-quality services.

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