This April, come and join us for Vacation Care at St Joseph’s OSHC!
In addition to a fun filled day of entertainment with a Jungle Theme. The children will enjoy a fun filled day of entertainment including painting, kite making, puppetry, making play-dough, ping pong, totem tennis, cooking, free play, construction and much more. Come along ready to join in and have some fun with your friends! Please note, this page will be updated between each set of school holidays.
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The activities at the Centre are built around a series of regular daily events i.e. arrival, taking the attendance record, snacks/drinks, hand washing, lunch break when on Vacation Care and departure and take into account the developmental needs of individual children, children’s attendance patterns, climate and physical environment, the numbers and ages of children within a given group, children with additional needs, new children entering the group and parent expectations.
Children will participate in a range of activities that reflect the children’s interest and meet their developmental needs. The educators are responsible for creating an atmosphere and environment that is responsive to the needs of each child and to the group as a whole and reflects the philosophy and goals of the service. The programme is be balanced and includes indoor and outdoor learning experiences, quiet and active times, individual, small group and large group times, time for individual staff/child interactions, individual and small group interests and children’s special interests. It is flexible enough to allow for spontaneous learning opportunities.