ECTARC Clipper Road Education and Care Service
ECTARC Clipper Road is a 40-place service providing early childhood education and care for children from birth to school age in Nowra, Clipper Road is ideally located amongst community hubs and schools within Worrigee and East Nowra areas.
ECTARC Clipper Road , established in 1990, has a long history of being community focused. We have a strong commitment to ongoing learning and acknowledge the traditional owners of the land specifically the Dhurawa and Dhurga language groups and have strong authentic relationships with our local families. Our program in every aspect is enhanced by the participation of families and community
Our service has been assessed as Meeting the National Quality Standards for Early Child Education and Care and School Aged Care. This is a national assurance to you that our service has met the National Law Act 2010 and the Education & Care Services National Regulation 2011 in all seven areas. We are committed to ongoing reflective practice to continually improve our service provision. We pride ourselves on respectful and secure relationships with families and children, with community partnerships which we believe strongly support children to reach their full potential. We see children as active participants in their community and regularly invite visitors to the service and excursions to promote learning.
ECTARC Clipper Road employs a Family and Community Facilitator who, in collaboration with the Service Director assists with family support needs. We recognise that every child, regardless of their individual challenges has the right to participate in an education and care service.
We strive to provide your child with the best possible care and education. Our qualified educators intentionally guide children’s learning through a wholistic program that enriches each child’s individual development with a strong emphasis on environments that promote learning through play. Through play children learn about their world and the forces within it they learn to communicate, discover, imagine and create. (Early Years Learning Framework)
Our educators hold varying qualifications and are led by experienced University-trained Early Childhood Teachers and are valued, supported and appreciated by management. Our combined team holds over 200 years of expertise, knowledge and experiences in the Early Childhood Sector and are encouraged to attend ongoing professional development to learn new ways and refine skills. The team is highly trained in a variety of social and emotional programs that will assist your child each day.