Welcome to Roseville P & C Kids Care Association
Roseville Kids Care provides before and after school care to the children of Roseville Public School. Our vacation care program is open to primary school aged children.
Roseville OSHC - ASC, BSC, VAC
Roseville Kids Care follows the federal government's priority of access guidelines. Priority is given to parents who are working, studying or looking for work. To begin the enrolment process please click on the APPLY icon at the top of the page.
All enrolment's for 2020 are due by Monday 28 October 2019. All families will receive written confirmation by the end of November 2019 outlining your child’s place in our program for 2020 or the days you are on the waiting list if we are full.
4 Babbage Road, ROSEVILLE, NSW, 2069
Days of operation
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The centre is open from 7am to 6pm during school holidays and excursion times are indicated on the program (please click on "Brochure" to view the program). Please ensure your child is at the centre prior to the excursion departure time.
Our vacation care days are full of craft, games, sports, cooking and just having fun playing with friends.
Children need to bring morning tea, lunch and a drink bottle every day. Kids Care aims to be a nut free zone so no nut products please. We supply our usual breakfast and afternoon tea items. Children are not permitted to bring money on excursions or electronic devices, including phones and smartwatches (unless specified). Children must bring a hat every day.
All children booked in for the day must attend the excursions.
The total cost of each individual vacation care day is indicated on the program. Please note that the prices shown are the total cost of the day including the excursion cost. This allows families to receive the Child Care Subsidy discount on the total cost of the day. The 2019 $40 annual family registration fee is applicable to new families and the $100 deposit is payable for all new children.
Bookings are non-transferable and non-refundable after Friday 20 September.
PLACES ARE LIMITED SO PLEASE BOOK IN AS SOON AS POSSIBLE.
A LETTER OF CONFIRMATION WILL BE EMAILED TO CONFIRM PLACEMENTS within one week of submission. An excursion authorisation form and relevant waiver forms will be emailed with your letter of confirmation.
Statement of Philosophy
Roseville Kids Care is a place where children play and learn within a safe, caring and supportive environment.
At RKC we aim to ensure that everyone feels a sense of belonging and is accepted and respected as an individual. The children can explore their imaginative worlds while learning positive life skills through supervised independence and collaborative team work.
Children are encouraged to challenge themselves and reach towards their full potential through play, where they can build upon their self-expression, self-direction and self-discipline. They are then able to apply these skills in a meaningful way in an environment they feel comfortable and confident in.
We aim to develop the whole child by encouraging open communication, implementing inclusive practices and celebrating diversity through our programs, play and progressive attitudes.
Active involvement of the parents and members of the community in our programs is encouraged and valued by our educators.
Our educators are committed to a cycle of self-reflection, peer-to-peer discussions and continued learning to provide a happy, healthy and safe environment.
Ultimately, Roseville Kids Care is a place where kids can be kids and play is highly valued.
Hours of Operation
BSC: 7.00 am - 9.00 am
ASC: 3.10 pm - 6.00 pm
VAC: 7.00 am - 6.00 pm
VAC: $58.00/child plus excursion costs (discount provided to current before and after school care families.
Late Fee: $1.00 per minute per child for the first half an hour and then $2.00 per minute thereafter
Search Fee (for unexplained absences): $10.00/child
Annual Family Registration Fee: $40.00
Families may be eligible for the Child Care Subsidy as a discount on fees. You will need to complete the online Child Care Subsidy assessment by visiting my.gov.au
For more information visit our website here
More about us
At Roseville Kids Care we are committed to Article 31 of the UN Convention on the rights of the child -the child’s right to play and leisure opportunities. Free play and leisure activities provide opportunities for children to learn as they discover, create, improvise and imagine. As educators we believe that children have a structured busy day and at Roseville Kids Care we need to be as unstructured as we possibly can within the bounds of reason. We give children the choice and freedom to play within a safe and supportive environment. By giving children unstructured play time to engage in discovery, physical, creative, imaginative and manipulative play we are allowing children to develop socially, emotionally and cognitively.
We strive to create an environment with plenty of options for the children to choose from. When children choose what and how to play, they learn important skills and life lessons that are different to those they learn when playing adult-directed games and activities.
At Roseville Kids Care, educators allow time and create spaces that encourage children to explore, build relationships, solve problems and create meaning.