Issue 131

Rattler

Issue 131

In this edition of Rattler we focus on articles designed to inspire and uplift you during this challenging time. We begin with our regular spotlight Meet the Member, where we find out how Young mobile playgroup and preschool, situated in the NSW south west, engages local families and community. We also bring you the second of a three part series focusing on exceeding services, with an in-depth look at how St Luke’s Preschool in Dapto held onto their exceeding rating during a change in leadership. 

Issue 130

Rattler

Issue 130

Our March edition includes the first of a series of articles focused around exceeding services, with this edition sharing insights around how NSW South Coast service Narooma Preschool achieved exceeding ratings in all 7 quality areas. 

Issue 129

Rattler

Issue 129

Insightful articles covering topics such as stamping out racism, welcoming rainbow families, building a sustainable workforce and the importance of quality conversations with children.

Issue 128

Rattler

Issue 128

How early educators can help stop racism, The calming power of mindfulness for children,
The benefits of upskilling, Why good conversations count, Preschools under pressure and much more

Issue 127

Rattler

Issue 127

A new study looks at Early Childhood Educator well-being. A magical experience at Nature Explorers. How can we lead pedagogy by lifting our gaze? The shifting nature of quality. Broadside and much more.

Issue 126

Rattler

Issue 126

Election 2019: What the sector is saying. Inclusion: How to welcome rainbow families, Your 8 week quality PD plan, The importance of trust in communications, Broadside and much more.

Broadside - CELA's Advocacy during the Delta Outbreak

Broadside

Broadside - CELA's Advocacy during the Delta Outbreak

CELA CEO Michele Carnegie shares insights into  our advocacy approach and key challenges the sector  is facing.

Staff Meetings to Inspire

Webinars

Staff Meetings to Inspire

How inspiring are your team meetings? Are they over run with compliance issues? Are they task orientated? This webinar helps you to refocus team meetings, to make it child centred, reflective and meaningful.

Risk Minimisation and Communication Plan

Forms

Risk Minimisation and Communication Plan

This template combines the requirements for a risk minimisation and communication pan. 
Regulation 90(1)(iii) requires the development of a risk-minimisation plan in consultation with the parents of a child. This plan is developed to minimise risk by ensuring staff and volunteers understand the medical conditions policy and each child’s medical requirements.
 

Medical Management Plan

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Medical Management Plan

Regulation 90(1)(i) requires parents to provide a medical management plan for their child if the child has a specific health care need, allergy or relevant medical condition.

Medical Condition Register

Forms

Medical Condition Register

This register supports services to summarise all children enrolled who have medical conditions or health care needs, their days of attendance, the completion of relevant plans and any upcoming review dates. 

Deconstructing Constructions

Webinars

Deconstructing Constructions

This webinar will challenge you to reflect on your block building and construction space while exploring the potential for it to enhance collaboration and creativity.

Guild Insurance

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