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Trauma informed practice in early education

As an early childhood educator, at one time or another you have probably encountered a child who was exhibiting ‘difficult’ behaviours. However, we are learning more and more about how important it is to consider how a child’s experiences outside our care, particularly instances of trauma, that may be shaping these behaviours. This understanding can […]

5 signs you should work in early childhood education

Ever dreamt about spending your weekdays finger painting… and getting paid for it?! A career as an early childhood educator is one of the most fulfilling around – plus, it’s a highly in-demand industry, with childcare centres and early learning programs across Perth actively recruiting for caring, qualified staff. According to Ceridian’s 2019 “The Australia […]

Stories from Meerilinga Early Learning Program

Each Meerilinga Early Learning Program is different as much of the curriculum is based on the children in each group. Below are some stories from sessions this year: High Wycombe: After noticing some birds in the play area outside the children in our High Wycombe Early Learning Program began asking questions about whether Magpies and Mudlarks […]

Meerilinga named in the top 86 children’s centres visited in WA

We are very proud that our two Centres with Early Learning Programs assessed under the national accreditation scheme have been named in the top 86 Centres visited as part of the new National Quality Standards. Meerilinga Children and Family Centre Woodvale and Meerilinga Children and Family Centre Beechboro were assessed as ‘Exceeding’ the national standards […]

Early Learning Program Christmas Concerts

Our Early Learning Program children ended 2014 with wonderful Christmas Concerts for their families. Each concert was different and activities were chosen by our Educators based around the children’s interests. Our Educators get to know each and every child enrolled in their groups, they learn what makes each child unique, design learning journeys based on […]

Meerilinga Children and Family Centres Term 3 Newsletters

Check out our Meerilinga Children and Family Centres Term 3 newsletters and keep up to date with all of the playgroups, events and services each centre can provide you. Click the links below for the Children and Family Centre in your area to take a look. Meerilinga Children and Family Centre Ballajura Meerilinga Children and […]

Early Learning Program

Enrolments for Meerilinga’s Early Learning Program are open for Term 4. Our Early Learning Program is built around the idea of promoting play with purpose, helping children’s social skills and sense of independance in preparation for kindegarten and school. We have six Early Learning Program locations: Ballajura, Beechboro, Cockburn, High Wycombe, Kingsley and Woodvale. If […]