National Standards and Curriculum

  • Belmont Community Child Care Centre operates in accordance with Australian Children’s Education and Care Quality Authority. ACECQA  the national governing body sets out the National Quality FrameworkNational Regulations, and National Law.

    Our Educators are guided by the  Early Years Learning Framework which outlines educational outcomes and guides the curriculum.

    The National Quality Standard: (NQS) is a key component of the NQF, setting a high national benchmark for early childhood education and care services within Australia. The seven-quality areas are important outcomes for children and a Centre’s rating in each help families make informed choices about choosing education and care for their child.

    Overall rating for Belmont Community Child Care is Meeting

    Quality Area Ratings:

    • QA1 - Educational program and practice
      Exceeding NQS
    • QA2 - Children’s health and safety
      Meeting NQS
    • QA3 - Physical environment
      Meeting NQS
    • QA4 - Staffing arrangements
      Exceeding NQS
    • QA5 - Relationships with children
      Meeting NQS
    • QA6 - Collaborative partnerships with families and communities
      Meeting NQS
    • QA7 - Leadership and service management
      Meeting NQS

    Our Centre updates the Quality Improvement Plan each year, which targets the continuation of our current ‘exceeding’ ratings in all seven quality areas. 

    For more information please go to mychild.gov.au