Cooinda Early Learning Centre is licensed by the state Department of Education and Early Childhood Development to accommodate 88 children. The service operates in accordance with the Children’s Services Act 1996 and the Children's Services Regulations 2009. The centre is also registered with the National Childcare Accreditation Council. This is a Quality Improvement and Accreditation Scheme (QIAS) and relies on the participation of management, parents and staff to facilitate a system of self-assessment, evaluation and improvement.
The centre is approved by the Commonwealth Government Family Assistance Office to receive Child Care Benefit (CCB) payments on behalf of eligible families.
The centre is a registered Food Premises and acts in accordance with the Health and Food Safety Act.
The centre complies with the Privacy Act.
The centre is open Monday to Friday from 6.30am to 6.30pm, except for public holidays.
Cooinda is a modern climate controlled purpose-built facility with 5 separate children rooms:
|Room 1||3 months -1 year||10 places daily|
|Room 2||1-2 years ||16 places daily|
|Room 3||2-3 years||16 places daily|
|Room 4||2-3 years||16 places daily|
|Room 5||4-5 years ||30 places daily|
Our large outdoor play space is separated into the following four distinct areas to provide a safe and comfortable environment for all children:
- 3 months – 1 year
- 1-2 year olds
- 2-3 year olds
- 4-5 year olds
All outdoor play spaces have plenty of protection from the sun, primarily through the many large trees on and around the site, but also via the sails installed to cover the high use areas.
Car parking is provided on-site for parents to pick-up/drop-off their children and also for staff members.