Great Beginnings Notting Hill

See where great beginnings start at Great Beginnings Notting Hill.  Our early education and child care centre in Notting Hill is ideally located for families commuting by Monash University and Technology precincts. It is easily accessible for families in Notting Hill, Clayton, Clayton North, Glen Waverley, Mulgrave, Mount Waverley and Oakleigh. We provide care for children aged between 6 weeks to 6 years and operate between 7:00am and 6:30pm.

Spacious play areas designed for curious minds

From the moment you step into our Notting Hill child care centre, you’ll be immersed in a world where children are encouraged to explore and learn. Our adventure-filled playgrounds feature a large yard, cubby houses, sandpits, water play and much more. Our outdoor play areas are also undercover for all weather play.

Our indoor play spaces consist of age appropriate resources to accommodate all areas of growth and development. Our kinder room also has an interactive whiteboard with several learning programs available to children.Our indoor spaces provide the children with lots of learn by play activities.

Dedicated team of educators 

Our multicultural team of educators are passionate about nurturing and caring for children and supporting them on the early learning journey. Our longstanding team of educators bring their own personality into the rooms allowing for engaging learning environments and building strong relationships with the children. You will receive daily updates and photos detailing children’s learning and development on our parent App - Xplor.

Healthy meals freshly prepared in-house

You will never need to worry about packing lunches or snacks. We provide nutritious meals created daily by our in-house cook, catering for all dietary requirements. Shared mealtimes between children and educators strengthen relationships, with opportunities to share stories and experiences, and model healthy eating practices.

Engaging programs with a community focus

Your child will have access to a rotating schedule of engaging specialised programs, including music and movement, story-time and yoga which are all included in the daily fee. These fun and engaging programs enhance the daily program.

Your child will have access to specialised programs, including visiting our local park during excursions, it gives them a chance to see the community and have fun on the play equipment. We also venture out to the nearby Monash University to play in the fields. We take our sports equipment and enjoy the big fields. Whilst we are out and about on our adventures within the community, we also have a special picnic where we enjoy the outdoors. 

Neighbourhood connections support a sense of community and belonging for children and provide opportunities to develop social and observational skills with different people, places, and environments.

Victorian Government approved Kindergarten Program

Victorian Government approved kindergarten program 

Our Kindergarten program is supported by the Victorian Government. 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 school ready.

As members of our Great Beginnings community, we look forward to partnering with you to provide information, support, and high-quality education and care in your child’s formative years.

Our Family Support Team are happy to chat through your child care needs. Call them today on 1800 517 086 to book a tour at our centre, meet our team of educators, and learn more about why these first five years are so important for your child’s development.

680 Blackburn Road, Notting Hill VIC 3168 (03) 9548 7500 nottinghill@greatbeginnings.com.au

Why you’ll love Great Beginnings Notting Hill

These are just some of the highlights included in your child’s early childhood education and care experience at our centre.

Meet your Centre Manager
Soula Tsigaras
“I wake up every day wanting to know what our next learning adventure with the children will be.”

A sneak peek inside our centre

Child learning about math  at Great Beginnings Notting Hill day care
Indoor play area at Great Beginnings Notting Hill
Play area at Great Beginnings Notting Hill child care
Educator playing with toddler at Great Beginnings Notting Hill day care
Indoor play area  at Great Beginnings Notting Hill day care
Indoor play area  at Great Beginnings Notting Hill day care
Cubby house outdoor at Great Beginnings Notting Hill kindergarten
Outdoor play area at Great Beginnings Notting Hill kindergarten
Outdoor play area at Great Beginnings Notting Hill preschool
Educator and baby playing with sand at Outdoor play area at Great Beginnings Notting Hill

Take a walk in your child's footsteps

Every day is a different adventure with children, but there are some key elements that make your child’s time so enjoyable at Great Beginnings Early Education Centres.
Scroll through the below to see what a typical day might look like.

Useful information

Opening hours

Extended opening hours to support your busy family life!

Monday 7:00am - 6:30pm
Tuesday 7:00am - 6:30pm
Wednesday 7:00am - 6:30pm
Thursday 7:00am - 6:30pm
Friday 7:00am - 6:30pm
More about your centre

Even more reasons why families love our centre: 

  • We offer an interest-based program guided by the national Early Years Learning Framework (EYLF) and a preschool program taught by a Bachelor-qualified early childhood teacher to prepare your child socially and emotionally for the next step in their early education journey. 
  • You’ll receive daily photos and updates through our all-in-one family app will allow you to stay connected with your child and keep track of their learning, nutrition, sleep times and other updates. 
  • On-site parking is available for easy pick-ups and drop-offs. 
  • Our sustainability program teaches children a sense of responsibility and connection to the world around them. 

Call our Family Support Team today on 1800 517 086 to chat through your child care needs!  

For your first day
 What we provide What you'll need to bring
  • Nappies 
  • Wipes
  • Bed linen 
  • Sunscreen 
  • Meals – Breakfast, Lunch, Morning
    and Afternoon Tea, Late Snack 
  • Specialised programs 
  • Cultural celebrations
  • Community excursions
  • Bag
  • Hat
  • Soft toy or comfort blanket for nap time 
  • Spare change of clothing 
  • Water bottle 
  • Bottle, milk or formula if required

 

 

We’re always here to support you on your child’s learning journey. Read more about what to expect on your first day, and how you can prepare. 
Your team

Our team of educators provide an unparalleled early childhood education and care experience for your child. They are trained, qualified and passionate about the importance of the first five years of learning, along with the positive impact this will have on your child’s future. 

The learning programs your child will experience at our centre reflect modern educational research and practices as outlined by the Early Years Learning Framework (EYLF) which our program is built from.  

Our team of educators provide an unparalleled early childhood education and care experience for your child. They are trained, qualified and passionate about the importance of the first five years of learning, along with the positive impact this will have on your child’s future. 

The learning programs your child will experience at our centre reflect modern educational research and practices as outlined by the Early Years Learning Framework (EYLF) which our program is built from. 

Fees
Age Group Daily Fee
Nursery $153.00
Toddler $153.00
Kindergarten $142.00

Note: Fees effective from June 2022.

The above prices are before the Child Care Subsidy has been applied. To calculate your estimated subsidy, view our subsidy calculator. We also offer 9-hour, 10-hour and full-day options at our centre which could help optimise your child care subsidy.

If this is your child’s first time in child care, or you’re unsure about the subsidy, learn more about how to apply for the subsidy. Our team of experts are always on hand to guide you through the process, call 1800 517 086.

Start your journey with us

Contact our Family Support Team on 1800 517 086 or book a tour today to see everything we have to offer.

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