Tablelands Family Day Care Scheme is situated at 95 Kennedy Hwy, TOLGA and employs four (3) staff - One (1) Manager, One (1) Co-ordinator/Educational Leader and one(1) Administration officers. The office is open Monday to Friday, 8am - 4pm.

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Nominated Supervisor/ Manager - Christopher joined Tablelands Family Day Care Scheme in September 2002. Previous to this Christopher lived in Ingham for 18yrs & worked as an Assistant Director at Ingham Early Learning Centre for 8 years. After accepting the position as Manager & with a background in early childhood, his role with Tablelands FDC includes managing, recruiting, supporting and monitoring Educators, monitoring children's progress, marketing and promoting the Scheme, National Standards & Early Years Learning Framework, preparation and policy review and assisting the team in making the Scheme one which prides itself on professionalism and responsiveness. Christopher has an Associate Diploma in Early Childhood Education, Diploma in Business Management & a Certificate four (4) in Horticulture.

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Administration Manager - Amanda has been with Tablelands Family Day Care since 1999 after completing a Diploma in Business Administration. She joined the team as a casual administration assistant and after sometime became the scheme's Administration Manager - a role she has held for the last 9 years. Amanda is responsible for the processing of child attendance records, payment of the Child Care Benefit, Educator payments, processing families paperwork, data entry and general reception/office duties. Amanda also has a Diploma in Business Management.

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Educational Leader - Emma joined the team early 2016. She is 26 years old and has lived on the Tablelands all her life. She has worked in long day care centres for 10 years and has done some governessing on a station. Emma has a passion for children and loves working with them as they learn and discover. As the Co-ordinator/Educational Leader for the Tablelands Family Day Care, Emma’s primary role is to monitor and support the Educators in their delivery of a quality educational program for the children in their care within a safe and nurturing environment. Emma is also involved in Educator recruitment and re-registration, organising of play sessions, placement of families with Educators and assisting the Manger with policy updates and rating and assessment procedures. Emma has a Diploma in Children’s Services, a Diploma in Management and a Diploma in Business.

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Executive Committee

The Executive Committee meets monthly at the Family Day Care Office. Parents and Educators are invited to participate in the running of the scheme by becoming involved in the committee.

Executive Committee members for 2017 -18 are:

President: Chris Fahey

Secretary: Emma Kraushaar (temporary)

Treasurer: Marisa Cuda

Committee Member - Educator Rep: Lois Toms

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Executive Management Committee

Atherton Family Day Care INC. is the Approved Provider of the Tablelands Family Day Care Scheme. This committee oversees the management of Family Day Care. The executive committee comprises  3 evecutive committee members; President, Treasurer & Secretary. Also there is an ordinary member, educator & parent rep. The overall role of the Executive Committee is to manage the Scheme in accordance with the organization's stated objectives & philosophy. The Approved Provider accepts overall responsibility for the scheme, ensuring that the scheme meets the needs of the local community and complies with government regulations. It is also part of the executive committee's role to establish and ensure that effective and ethical management policies and procedures are in place.

Executive Committee meetings are usually held on the second last Tuesday of each month at the Tableland Family Day Care office, 95 Kennedy Hwy,TOLGA.

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