Community Kids Cranbourne Early Education Centre

About Us

Ask us about our affordable childcare options and amazing value-added services!

Community Kids Cranbourne is proud to hold an Exceeding rating by the National Quality Standards (NQS)!

Our warm and welcoming centre provides quality education and care from birth to 6 years.

Why families love Community Kids Cranbourne:

  • Nappies and meals are provided for your convenience
  • We have a courtesy bus that offers safe pickups and drop offs for your child
  • For your convenience, we also have a food van and after-hours laundry service
  • We take pride in organising visits to the local aged care facilities and other community excursions
  • Our centre offers a wonderful range of programs, including: Spanish Lessons, Jumparoo program, swimming lessons and a lot more!
  • We’re conveniently open from 6.30 am to 6.30 pm

Let Community Kids Cranbourne can give your child the best possible start to life!

Places are filling fast. Secure your spot today!

 

Our centre proudly offers a kindergarten/preschool program to ensure your child is supported for their transition to school every step of the way. With a focus on language, literacy, numeracy, social skills and more your child will become Big School Ready.

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Meet the Centre Managers

Megan Kostiuk

What is your name?

Megan Kostiuk      

How long have you been working in childcare?

19 years

What is your favourite part of working at the centre?

We have an amazing dedicated team educators.

What qualifications do you hold?

Adv Diploma of Community Sector Management.

What are you most passionate about?

That all children have access to quality early childhood education. That children get involved and learn at their own pace and that we as educators support this process.

What is your favourite inspirational quote?

“Play is the highest form of research” – Albert Einsten

What inspired you to become an educator?

Watching a child learn and grow and the excitement on their face when they learn a new skill.

What message would you like to tell parents considering your centre?

Early education is important to us and we set up all rooms and yards with permanent learning areas to help encourage and assist each child to the best they can be. We have a large dedicated team of educators who work together to ensure each child is cared for and educated and has a love of learning.

 

Kristi Cook

What is your name?

Kristi Cook

How long have you been working in childcare?

About 17 years

What is your favourite part of working at the centre?

Being able to support families during their children’s early years.

What qualifications do you hold?

Advanced Diploma of Community Sector Management.

What is your philosophy about educating children?

Children learn through play and individual interests.

What makes your team/centre special?

Our staff are very diverse and come from many different family backgrounds.

What is one of your hobbies?

Spending time with my daughter and pets.

What message would you like to tell parents considering your centre?

As our staff have different family backgrounds and we have a wide understanding of many different family beliefs and traditions. This helps us to support all our families in many different ways.

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Facilities

Rooms

Our centre provides care for the following age groups:

Nursery

Junior Toddler

Toddlers

0 – 18 months

16 months – 2.5 years

2 – 3 years

Junior Kinder

Pre-Kinder

Kinder

2.5 – 3.5 years

3 – 5 years

4.5 – 6 years

Facilities

Our service provides the following facilities:

  • Courtesy Bus – Offering home drop off and pick up
  • Nappies included
  • Breakfast
  • Morning tea
  • Lunch
  • Afternoon tea
  • Animals
  • Sustainability program
  • Veggie garden
  • On-site parking
  • SMART Interactive Whiteboard
  • Classroom technology – computer/s
  • In-house cook
  • Fully air-conditioned
  • Early Childhood Teacher
  • Government Approved Kindergarten Program

Testimonials

Reviews and Testimonials

See what some of our parents say about our centre:

“Cranbourne Community Kids is a magnificent place. The most friendliest, helpful staff who work with each child and understand their needs, the best education teachings, great small age group classrooms, wonderful nutritional food, nappies provided, small/no fee deposit and the most affordable childcare/kinder in the City of Casey. My son been attending for 3 and a half years and couldn’t be happier!”

– Melissa

 

“I can’t thank you enough for what you all do for my children. Teaching all the life skills, they have learnt so much from you. What a great bunch of educators, you are all so good at your job. Thanks so much.”

– Jenny

 

“As a parent that is very particular whom her children are cared for, I have always been confident that they will be supported educationally, emotionally and socially. I especially like that the educators always take the time to keep me up to date with the progress and activities of my children.”

– Pamela

 

“I’ve got 2 children at this centre, the staff are lovely and friendly and the centre looks great. My older son comes home practicing in numbers, colours and shapes and loves the kinder teacher. I love that they have a high focus on the education of my children.”

– Daniel

 

“My children have been attending this centre since they were babies. I have always had wonderful communication with all staff and they always seem to do what is best for your child. The rooms and staff seem to be organised and know what they are doing professionally and I would definitely recommend the centre to friends and family and any one else that asked for a recommendation.”

– Shannon

 

“My son is 11 months old and is currently attending the nursery. As a first time parent I could not be happier with the service I get from the staff as they are always very helpful, friendly and happy to see us. My son is always happy to attend child care as he has lots of fun with both the staff and other children. It also gives me peace of mind to know that he gets a nutritious meal in the middle of the day.”

– Tamara

 

“I have been sending my 2 kids to the centre for some time now and am over the moon. The staff are super friendly and no request is ever to much for them. The centre itself is well maintained and the rooms are well presented. I HIGHLY recommend this centre to anyone in the area.”

– Beck

Enquire Now

We’d love to welcome you to one of our Community Kids Childcare & Early Education centres. If you would like to register your interest in a place at Community Kids Cranbourne, please fill out the form below. One of our educators will then be in touch to discuss your needs.

Please note: filling in this form does not guarantee a place. We recommend visiting a centre for a tour and meeting our friendly educators.