Nambucca Valley OOSH (Out of School Hours Care) offers After School Care and Vacation Care programs for Primary School aged children from Kindergarten to Year 6. Preschool children enrolled in primary school can attend the January Vacation Care prior to starting kindergarten. Children from all primary schools are welcome to attend our service.
Our After School Care and Vacation Care programs focus on children playing, social interaction and recreation. The structured (planned) activities offer children the opportunity to participate individually or in small and large groups.
Nambucca Valley OOSH is licenced with the Nambucca Valley Children’s Group Inc and Managed by Lifetime Connect Ltd.
Our Vacation Care programs offer children a variety of engaging experiences from art, craft and cooking to sports, dance and drama. Our Vacation Care programs are designed from the children’s ideas and interests with the inclusion of local events and excursions. Nambucca Valley OOSH operates Vacation Care programs during NSW School Holidays and where possible Pupil Free days. The Service is closed on Public Holidays. Licenced by the Nambucca Valley Children’s Group and managed Lifetime Connect Limited. Licencing and Monitoring for Quality Assurance is provided by the Australian Children’s Education and Care Quality Authority (ACECQA).
Monday – Friday: 7am-6pm
Our OOSH which began in 1987, operates the After School Care Service at the Frank Partridge Primary School in Nambucca. Children who attend different schools can also attend Nambucca Valley OOSH. Bus services and collection from school can be discussed with staff upon enrolment.
Children who are attending After School Care are cared for and supervised in a safe, fun environment by educators who implement a play-based program on “My time, Our place” a National Framework for school age care in Australia. Our daily programs are guided by children’s interests and ideas.
After School Care
Monday- Friday: 3.00pm – 6.00pm
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The National Quality Standard (NQS) sets a high national benchmark for early childhood education and care and outside school hours care services in Australia.
The NQS includes 7 quality areas that are important outcomes for children.
Services are assessed and rated by their regulatory authority against the NQS, and given a rating for each of the 7 quality areas and an overall rating based on these results.
Nambucca Valley OOSH is rated as Meeting the National Standards in all 7 areas.
You can view this certificate at the sign in desk when you visit our OOSH.
The certificate is displayed in the entrance of the Principal Office – Nambucca Valley Children’s Group.