Waterford West World of Learning

About Us

Welcome to Waterford West World of Learning. We provide quality care and education for children from zero to six years and are open from 6:30 am to 6:30 pm.

IMG_8560We are dedicated to providing a safe, friendly environment that nurtures your child’s social and educational development.

Our centre promotes multiculturalism and is reflective of our community and its needs. Our educators and children celebrate and appreciate diversity in people. Our aim is to provide experiences so that children become successful, competent and capable learners.

Whether you are looking for a new care and education centre or placing your child into care for the first time, feel confident that we will provide you outstanding service.

IMG_8450Included in our fees are nappies and nutritious meals for breakfast, morning tea and afternoon tea.

Your children will be encouraged to learn through programs based around the Early Years Learning Framework by our team of experienced and qualified early childhood educators, including a Queensland Government Approved Kindergarten program taught by a qualified teacher; aimed at preparing children for their school years and beyond.

School aged children up to 12 years can enjoy our exciting Outside School Hours Care programs including Vacation Care running each school holidays.

We look forward to meeting you and your family.

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Our centre proudly offers a kindergarten/preschool program to ensure your child is supported for their transition to school every step of the way. With a focus on language, literacy, numeracy, social skills and more your child will become Big School Ready.

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Meet the Centre Manager

Mandy Jacobsen

What is your name?

Mandy Jacobsen.

How long have you been working in childcare?

I have been in Childcare for 10 years.

What is your favourite part of working at the centre?

Is being able to create that special bond with children and families that will last a life time.

What qualifications do you hold?

Certificate III in Children’s Services and a Diploma in Children’s Services.

What are you most proud of at your centre?

The Educators and the dedication and passion that they have for the families and children that attend our service.

What is your favourite inspirational quote?

“What we see changes what we know. What we know changes what we see.” – Jean Piaget.

What inspired you to become an educator?

Being able to make a difference in a child’s day and watching them smile is the greatest thanks anyone could ask for.

What is your philosophy about educating children?

Children should be able to learn in a way that suits their individual needs.

As a child what did you want to be when you grew up?

I wanted to be a Teacher when I grew up.

What is one of your hobbies?

I love to draw, this is my favourite hobby. 

What message would you like to tell parents considering your centre?

As soon as you walk in you are greeted by friendly staff that are willing to help. Our Environments are created around the children’s interest. We would love to meet you and give you a tour of our centre.

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Facilities

Rooms

Our centre provides care for the following age groups:

Nursery Toddler 1 Toddler 2 Junior Kindy
6 weeks – 15 months 15 months – 2 years 2 years – 30 months 2 years – 3 years
Senior Kindy Kindergarten 1 Kindergarten 2
3 years – 4 years 4 years – 5 years 3 years – 5 years

Facilities

Our service provides the following facilities:

  • Nappies included
  • Breakfast
  • Morning tea
  • Lunch
  • Afternoon tea
  • Sustainability program
  • Veggie garden
  • On-site parking
  • Before and After School Care and School Holiday Club Program
  • Dance Program
  • SMART Interactive Whiteboard
  • Classroom technology – computers
  • Halal meal options
  • Fully air-conditioned
  • Large, natural play environments
  • Early Childhood Teacher
  • Government Approved Kindergarten Program
  • Ginger Sport (Soccer)
  • Nikko Nikko – Japanese lessons
  • Kindyhub – a parent communication app that connects families with their children’s progression, development and daily learning
  • KindyNow – an app related to your child’s bookings with our centre

 

Vacation Care

Our centre also offers a vacation care program for children from 5-12 years old. We make life easier for our parents with extended operating hours and affordable fees. Our vacation care programs has a variety of activities with a focus on fun and learning! Your child will have endless amounts of fun with a mix of in-centre activities, indoor and outdoor play and visits to the community. Don’t miss out on a spot in our vacation care this coming holiday, Enquire today!

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Testimonials

Reviews and Testimonials

See what some of our parents say about our centres:

“Great centre, very clean & welcoming, great educators always very polite and helpful, I would highly recommend World of learning Waterford to anyone who is looking for a daycare centre for their children… This is the 3rd centre i have enrolled my son in & he would not settle in the other 2 since being at World of learning Waterford no more tears or stressful meltdowns not wanting to go to kindy… The staff at World of learning are fantastic!!”

– Cassie

 

“I have been with world of learning for almost 14 years, my 7 children have all attended the service. World of learning is an amazing childcare center, the educators go above and beyond and my babies love all the educators there. There is so much learning going on and my children love coming home at the end of the day and telling me what they have learned, I love the daily update of photos through Kindy hub as well as their observations. There is always something cooking which smells amazing and my children always tell me how good their food is. The staff are always ready to help with whatever you need as well as giving helpful advice and tips. I would recommend world of learning to anyone at all, it is the best childcare service and I wouldn’t send my children anywhere else!!”

– Kiera

 

“My daughter loves it at Waterford West World of learning. Every time I go to pick her up she doesn’t want to leave, she has to much fun. The educators are really lovely.”

– Michelle

 

“My son and I moved over from New Zealand at the start of the year and back home he was at the same daycare for 2 and a half years. Coming to World of Learning was so easy, the staff always made sure my son was involved with the other kids and made myself feel very comfortable with leaving him there. Am honestly so glad I put my son into World of Learning, we both absolutely love it!”

– Karrisma

 

“I have three children attending the service 5 days a week. All Educators are extremely friendly and are willing to go the extra mile for everyone. The service is always well presented and clean. Each day my children are excited to check the chicken pen to see if they have laid any eggs. A lot of resources and learning materials are available at all times for each child. I highly recommend Waterford West World of Learning.”

– Tabitha

 

“We first used Waterford West World of Learning when our daughter was 3 1/2 years old. She’s now 8 1/2 and now our son goes there and our daughter goes on school holidays. The teachers are amazing. The best ladies you could ever have to care for your children. Some of them were my daughter’s teachers and are now my son’s. They remember each kid they’ve ever had. You feel that there is a connection between the teachers and the kids, and that’s so important. The price is in the higher range as day care centres go, but honestly, I wouldn’t have my children go anywhere else.”

– Vanessa

 

 

“My girls have been at the service for 3 years now I have found the staff to be wonderful they treat all children like their own. They are always full of smiles and welcoming. So nice to walk into a service that’s nice, friendly and clean place to leave my girls, I would never go elsewhere, World of Learning is the best by far.”

– Chelle

 

 

“My four children have been through this centre, and I can say without a doubt that the WWWOL is one of the best. Having been through a couple over the years, they have consistently improved their care facilities and programs, with extremely helpful, personalized service and attention to detail right from when you walk in the door. You can’t help but smile when you see the kids interacting with their friendly carers, their environment full of possibilities and activities and all their friends. They have fully featured indoor and outdoor areas, up-to-date technologies like tablets for the kids, iOS and Android apps for booking and staying up to date, and fantastic healthy meals for the kids. I can’t fault Waterford West World Of Learning, and can only tell you to give them a try. You will not be disappointed.”

– Adam

Enquire Now

We’d love to welcome you to one of our World of Learning Childcare & Early Education centres. If you would like to register your interest in a place at Waterford West World of Learning, please fill out the childcare enrolment form below. One of our educators will then be in touch to discuss your needs.

Please note: filling in this form does not guarantee a place. We recommend visiting a centre for a tour and meeting our friendly educators.