Funded Kindergarten Program
This kindergarten service is an approved kindergarten program provider under the Queensland Kindergarten Funding Scheme (QKFS).
Approved Kindergarten Program Providers
As an approved provider, this service holds a current Queensland service approval for a centre based service, under the Education and Care Services National Law (National Law) or the Education and Care Services Act 2013, and an appropriate public liability insurance of at least $10 million. To be eligible to receive funding the service must provide a kindergarten program:
- To children who are at least 4 years of age by 30 June in their kindergarten year
- Delivered by a qualified early childhood teacher
- Aligned with the Queensland Kindergarten Learning Guideline, or other education program approved by the Queensland Curriculum and Assessment Authority
- For at least 15 hours a week, 40 weeks a year or a minimum of 600 hours over 37 weeks for services operated by non-state schools.
The Australian and Queensland Governments are providing subsidies to support the delivery of kindergarten programs. For more information, please visit the Department of Education, Training and Employment website at www.dete.qld.gov.au/earlychildhood or call 1800 4 KINDY (1800 454 639)
Any fee/invoices queries to be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org