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Activities for creative kids

Drama

Drama allows children to express themselves in a way that’s fun and sociable whilst also teaching them important skills such as teamwork and cooperation. With classes ranging from play writing to improvisation there’s something for every child. 305 more words

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Certifications and courses for nannies, babysitters and child care workers

Looking to boost your resume and increase your chance of finding a great child care job? Here’s a quick overview of the most common certifications and courses for child care workers. 305 more words

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Your obligations when employing a carer

When employing an in-home carer, you need to think about factors such as minimum wage, superannuation, tax and insurance requirements. When you employ a carer, you are engaging in a business relationship as employer and employee, and thus, must abide by the Australian laws surrounding this. 407 more words

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Checklist - getting the best out of your child care

When employing or meeting a new carer for the first time, there are many thing we tell and show them, the child’s temperament, the house tour, hours expected and payment details, but we always seem to forget something! 495 more words

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Nannies and housekeeping

The role and responsibility of a nanny varies across families. Some may expect the carer to partake in ‘light housework’ or prepare and clean up from meals, and some are horrified of the thought of having the nanny peruse through their home. 358 more words

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How to stay safe online

At Kindy, we take your online safety and security very seriously. We’ve provided the below guidelines to help give you peace of mind when finding a carer online. 502 more words

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Working with Children - approved background checks for carers

Did you know, working with children checks are now mandatory in most states and territories in Australia? At Kindy, we take the safety of your child very seriously. 468 more words

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