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Become a Family Day Care Educator

Become a family day care educator

Prospective Educator Information 

Please contact the Coordination Unit for more information on becoming a Family Day Care Educator with Wingecarribee Shire Council and to book an information session with the Schemes Nominated Supervisor.

Start your own business working from Home as a Registered Family Day Care Educator

Have you ever thought about:

  • A career in Early Childhood

  • Working from the comfort of your own home
  • Being self employed
  • Making a difference in the lives of others
  • Earning a good income

… then a career in Family Day Care may be the opportunity you have been waiting for.

EducatorEducatorAfter school care

Wingecarribee Family Day Care is looking to increase our network of Educators in the Wingecarribee Shire to provide high quality education and care to children aged from 0-12 years from suitable home-based environments. 

We look forward to talking to you about your educator skills, including:

  • being a warm, caring and professional person who enjoys working with young  children. 
  • having the skills to operate your own small business.
  • holding minimum of a Certificate III in Children’s Services (or can demonstrate you are actively working towards),
  • recognised first aid, asthma and anaphylaxis qualifications
  • current working with children check

Family Day Care is regulated under the Education and Care National Regulations. All Educators engaged with our Service are provided with appropriate information and training prior to being approved and then ongoing support and encouragement from qualified Coordination Unit Staff.

Children engaged in a Family Day Care Environment


Wingecarribee Shire Council’s Family Day Care Service is approved under the National Quality Framework (NQF). Eligible families are entitled to Child Care Subsidy (CCS) reducing their fees and out of pocket expenses.

Further Information

For further information about a career in Family Day Care please contact us on 02 4861 2866 or email: familydaycare@wsc.nsw.gov.au

Want to read more visit the websites of Family Day Care NSW or Family Day Care Australia.

Last Updated: April 17th, 2019
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