Play and Learn Child Care Centre Educators

Our centre employs highly qualified and experienced early childhood professionals. Our educators are dedicated to the development of the potential of every child.

We provide a supportive team environment to facilitate the delivery of quality care. We do this by listening to and being responsive to our team’s requirements and balancing these against the needs of our clients, staff and licensee.


In accordance with child care regulations, and in line with our centre’s philosophy, the following qualification requirements have been implemented:

Qualification Requirements

Nominated Supervisor (Centre Director)

Advanced Diploma in Children’s Services

Educational Leader


Early Childhood Teacher

Degree in Early Childhood

Certified Supervisor (Group Leader)

Diploma in Children’s Services (or studying towards this)

Assistant Educators

Certificate III in Children’s Services (or studying towards this)

In addition, all staff must hold a current positive suitability notice (blue card). Educators are also required to hold a current first aid certificate (with CPR).

All staff are encouraged to keep their skills and knowledge current. As such, ongoing professional development through in-house and external training is provided.