The Cross Country Kids Child Care centre is a purpose-built service licensed for 75 children each day across 5 rooms. It is a family owned childcare centre situated north-west of Brisbane in beautiful Mount Samson. The centre is located next door to a state school and a music school. Cross Country Kids Child Care at Mount Samson is open from 6:30am – 6:30pm, 51 weeks per year (closed for public holidays and 1 week over Christmas).
Family and Community Orientated
The majority of the centre’s staff are locals and have either attended the local school or have children there or at the service. Being attached to the side of the school allows for easy morning drop off and pick up for families with the school and the centre located together. Families love that staff have children at the centre, that siblings are encouraged to play together and that family works together.
To further assist families, the centre offers a sessional care (school hours) option for families at a discounted daily rate.
Visitors often comment that Cross Country Kids Child Care has a lovely feel and is bright and fresh. The centre may appear smaller than other centres in the local area, however parents comment that it is possible to see so much when outside. Supervision is possible from all points in the yards.
The centre has a small garden in a court yard off the hallway that all children and families have access to. The outdoor play environment features 3 areas, the 0-2 yard, the 2-5 yard and the sandpit. The yard includes natural grass, rocks and digging patches, along with decking and soft fall areas. The sandpit is double gated allowing access from both yards.
Cross Country Kids Child Care has a large borrowing library for community use and the centre also has an talented onsite cook preparing fresh, delicious and nutritious meals daily.
Unique Program Offering
The programs delivered at Cross Country Kids Child Care are focused around play based learning whereby age appropriate activities are extended from family input and children’s interests. The centre also has a gardening program which children can take part in and parents can pay for their children to participate in sport or music programs or attend Songbirds music lessons at the school next door.
Cross Country Kids Child Care have a Kindergarten program which is run 5 days per week by a qualified Early Childhood Teacher.
Cross Country Kids Child Care is located at 1056 Winn Road, Mount Samson.
To find out more, including how to enrol your child at Cross Country Kids Child Care, visit http://www.crosscountrykidschildcare.com.au.