Being family owned and operated, family values sit at the heart of everything we do. Since opening the centre in 1996, we envisioned a better approach to early learning and care. We believe the centre should become an integral part of the local community, whilst providing high quality education and individualised care for all children. The name TimeOut Educare evolved from this idea that parents can take time out of the day for themselves whilst we care for their precious child.
TimeOut Northcote quickly became a mentor in the industry and since, we have grown as a business exponentially in size and number.
Over the years we have formed long lasting relationships between our parents and the children, through curriculum events and child activities. In early 2020 we will welcome our second TimeOut Educare in Westgarth that will see a revolutionary design that puts the children’s needs in the forefront of every architectural decision.
Why choose us?
We understand choosing a childcare centre for your precious little person is no easy feat. There are many factors you need to consider – and we are here to support you every step of the way. While we pride ourselves on our excellent facilities and play-based learning programs, it is our team that sets us apart.
We take the time to build positive relationships with parents and families; understanding the child’s needs and requirements for education and development. We strongly believe this approach provides a child focused, open environment where families and staff work in partnership to promote a positive and nurturing early learning experience.
Our centre is rated “Exceeding” in all 7 quality areas by the Quality Assessment and Regulation Division from the Department of Education and Training – Early Childhood & School Education Group.
Meet the Team
Great childcare comes from great educators. Our passionate educators are experienced, highly qualified and are devoted to provide the finest care and education for your child. All educators obtain a certificate 3, diploma or bachelors degree in early childcare education, supporting an emergent curriculum with a holistic approach.