Huon Valley Council, Tasmania
Huon Valley Council, Tasmania

Childrens Services

Huon Valley Children's Services Unit is sponsored by the Huon Valley Council. A range of childcare options catering for children 6 weeks of age to 13 years of age are provided to families throughout the Huon Valley.

A strategic focus on the provision of quality, sustainable and flexible childcare has seen Huon Valley Children's Services establish a reputation as an industry leader. This was highlighted in 2007 with the receipt of a National Local Government Award for Excellence in Valuing and Promoting Quality Childcare.

Huon Valley Children's Service Unit currently provides the following program as of October 2013:

Provided 5 days per week at Huonville (83 place), Geeveston (37 place) and Dover (15 place) catering for children from 6 weeks to 5 years of age.
 
Provided at Huonville 5 days per week. Children attending Sacred Heart, Geeveston, Franklin, Cygnet, St James, Glen Huon and Huonville schools.
 
Provided at Huonville 5 days per week. Children attending Sacred Heart, Geeveston, Franklin, Cygnet, St James, Glen Huon and Huonville schools.
 
Provided at Huonville during Public School Holidays.
 
 
The Child Care Links program is funded by the Australian Government Department of Social Services, formally known as Department of Families, Housing, Community Services and Indigenous Affairs.
 
The program aims to increase parent's understanding and knowledge of the importance of the early years (0-12 years) and to provide access to information, facilities, services, resources, support and referrals to families in the Huon Valley.
 
 
 
   Phone:      (03) 6264 0333
   Fax:            (03) 6264 0396
   Email:        childservices@huonvalley.tas.gov.au
 
   In Person:  91-93 Main Street
                        Huonville, Tasmania, 7109
 
   By Mail:      PO Box 210
                       Huonville, Tasmania, 7109
 
A service which recognises the diversity of families in the Huon Valley and which supports each family unit with quality choices.
 
The Huon Valley Council Children's Services program exists to provide care, learning and support services for the benefit of the child, the family and the community.
 
 
 
  We are a Nut Free Zone
  We are Sun Safe Accredited
  Airconditioned Complex
 
 
 
Our fees are kept as low as possible, and below many like wise services. Whilst operating at cost recovery and aiming to provide high quality care, quality resources and facilities, our aim is to retain affordable childcare for families.
 

A strong commitment to ongoing staff training and development is demonstrated with regular development sessions delivered onsite to staff. Each staff member has a professional and personal development plan in place which is reviewed on an annual basis.

We are a flexible and understanding workplace, supporting our staff to balance work/ home/ study/ family commitments. Accredited training and traineeships are offered onsite.

 
 
 
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