Fees & Conditions of Care

Educator: Barb Aberdien

Ross Creek Campus After School Care In-Venue Care program is run by Barbara Aberdein who is registered as an approved care provider with the Golden Plains Shire Family Day Care Service. Barbara holds a certificate III in children's services, current Level 2 First Aid, Asthma and Anaphylaxis training, working with Children Check and Police checks.

The service provides care for up to 7 children between the hours of 3:30pm to 6:00pm Monday to Friday during school terms. This service operates according to Commonwealth Government Regulations and is approved for the child care benefit.

This service offers families in the local Woady Yaloak community, a program that provides a safe, happy and well supervised care with age appropriate activities for school aged children. In addition the service also provides healthy afternoon snacks. This enables parents to benefit by having their children in enjoyable quality care while they are meeting their work or study commitments.

Enrolments and Bookings.
All families are encouraged to enrol their children with the in venue care program, allowing them to access the service on a casual or emergency basis as required.

Children cannot be accepted into the care service if completed enrolment forms have not been received and processed by the Golden Plains Shire.

Enrolment forms are available from the Ross Creek Campus Office or by contacting Barb Aberdein on 5342 4881 or 0423 736 304.

Cost of Care

Effective 7/3/16

Core Hours
Between 8:00am and 6:00pm (Monday to Friday)
$8.40 per hour
(includes $0.20 per hour educator fee payable to Golden Plains Shire)

Casual Hours
Bewteen 8:00am and 6:00pm (Monday to Friday)
$9:40 per hour

Non Core Hours
Bewteen 6:00pm to 8:00am (Monday to Friday) and weekends
$12.50 per hour

Public Holidays
Not Available - care is not offered on public holidays

Conference Days
The service will be closed and there will be no charge for these days

Holiday Fees
100% Normal Rate
Where the child's holiday coincide with booked hours, the normal fee is charged to hold the place.

Curriculum Days may be available through negotiation

$0.90 per kilometre per child

Minimum Charge
A minimum of two hours per child per session will be charged

Administration Fee
$0.70 per hour per child additional to the hourly rate

Snack $2.00

Fee for Late Payment
$5 per week for payments not received within 7 days of the invoice issued date

Enrolement Form
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Ready Reckoner
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Service closure and absence* fee charges

Public Holidays
Service not available

Conference Day
Please note the following dates where educators may choose to close their service and attend training provided by Council. Should the service be closed there will be no charge for these days. You will be given two weeks notice of service closure.

August/September 2016 (Dates to be confirmed)

Holiday Fees/Absences
100% of Normal Rate

Where the child's holiday/absence coincides with booked hours, the normal fee is charged to hold the place.

Curriculim Days
May be available through negotiation. Full fees wil be charged where bookings are made and not cancelled with two weeks notification.