You can download the current brochure, Waiting List Application Form, Change of Details form and more via the Publications page.
Please find below some excerpts from the "Welcome to Cuddlepie" document, also available for download on the Publications page:
Cuddlepie has been assessed against the National Quality Standard for Early Childhood Education. We are a 47 place Preschool and Long Day Care Centre catering for children from 6 weeks to school age. The centre is open Monday to Friday, excluding public holidays, and 2 weeks over the Christmas period. The hours of operation are 7.00am to 5.45pm.
Cuddlepie Early Childhood Learning Centre is managed by Cuddlepie Early Childhood Learning Centre Incorporated. This involves a community based management committee made up of Cuddlepie parents and community members. Committee meetings are held monthly to discuss issues pertaining to the Centre. For more information about the committee, please speak to the Director, we would love to hear from you.
Parents are welcome to attend the centre to visit or help at any time. If you would like to spend time at the centre please speak with staff and we will be more than happy to organise a time for you to attend.
PAYMENT OF FEES
An enrollment bond and enrollment fee is payable for every new enrollment. The deposit must be paid before the child commences and enrollment placements will not be guaranteed until the payment is received. Fees are to be paid weekly or fortnightly via our Direct-Debit facility and will need to be paid from the first week of attendance. Cash and cheque payments are no longer accepted. Account statements will be issued monthly.
Fees are payable during your child’s absence for sickness or occasional days, or annual leave days and Public Holidays.
Additional expenses such as visiting shows will be added to your account.
OCCASIONAL/CHANGE OF DAYS
If you require an extra day/s at particular times, please contact the Director. If possible, we will organise for these special situations. If you wish to enrol for extra days on a permanent basis, Please contact the office for a Change of Details form (also available from the Publications page). If you apply to be put on the waiting list for additional days, these days will be offered to you as soon as they become available.
WITHDRAWING YOUR CHILD/REDUCING
If withdrawing your child or reducing days, for whatever reason, two weeks’ notice is required, or two weeks fees in lieu. Children must attend the full notice period or the full fee will be charged. Please contact the office for a change of details form (also available from the Publications page).