7 Community Hub
Sydenham VIC 3037
Melways Ref: 13 B2
Phone: 9390 3267
Fax: 9449 9996
Co-Ordinator: Wivvienne Tran
Educational Leader: Heather Usher
ACECQA National Quality Standard (NQS) Rating:
QA1: Educational program and practice – Meeting NQS
QA2: Children’s health and safety – Meeting NQS
QA3: Physical environment – Meeting NQS
QA4: Staffing arrangements – Meeting NQS
QA5: Relationships with children – Meeting NQS
QA6: Collaborative partnerships with families and communities – Exceeding NQS
QA7: Leadership and service management – Exceeding NQS
Overall rating: Meeting NQS
Centre Operating Hours
Monday to Friday: 7.00am – 6.00pm except for Public Holidays and the Monday before Melbourne Cup Day.
On this day staff will be attending professional development. BPA has a strong commitment to ensure that all staff are presented with opportunities to enhance their skills and knowledge, thus insuring that the program offered to your child is of the highest quality.
The centre is closed for 2 weeks over the Christmas/New Year period.
About the Centre
BPA Sydenham Children’s Centre is a very unique centre that has been providing support to families over the past 10 years.
BPA Sydenham Children’s Centre is a Long Day Care service that offers fully accredited quality programs for children aged between 0 to 5 years old. Care is provided on a full time and part time basis that is flexible to parent requirements.
BPA Sydenham Children’s Centre offers quality care for all children, focusing on developmentally appropriate programs according to children’s interest’s and fosters their development.
Activities are planned by qualified staff members according to the children’s developmental stages which would be implemented in their everyday routine.
Sydenham Children’s Centre aims to provide quality care for all children in a welcoming, safe, stimulating and nurturing environment, an environment that respects different cultures and is free from bias.
We strive to achieve a well balanced atmosphere where our programs enhance and assist the development of children in a group setting and as individuals, through a program that incorporates the Early Years Learning Frameworks. We provide opportunities for children with additional needs to be integrated into the program.
Staff and educators are dedicated to using their knowledge and skills to the best of their ability and show respect towards colleagues, families and the community as a whole. Staff and educators act as role models for the children in reinforcing these values.
Sydenham Children’s Centre aims to adhere to Local, State and Federal regulations and guidelines.
Sydenham Children’s Centre aims for an environment that encourages children’s self esteem through offering daily routines and activities that provide respect, independence and build confidence. We also aim for an environment that encourages family involvement and participation at the centre.
Please feel free to contact the centre on 9390 3267 or drop into the centre in regards to registration.