Guardian Childcare & Education Pascoe Vale Cumberland Road

Brand new Centre – Opening September 2024

  • Leading learning programs where children aged six-weeks to six years explore and discover through play.
  • Highly experienced Educators and degree-qualified Teachers support children to grow and thrive.
  • Eight world-class indoor learning spaces to support children’s social and emotional development.
  • Nurture your child's social, emotional, and problem-solving skills with our comprehensive kindergarten program. Enjoy the extended hours of long day care, plus get up to $2,050 for 3- and 4-year-olds in fee support on top of the Childcare Subsidy to help with the cost of kindergarten.

Hours

Mon to Fri 6:30am to 6:30pm

Address

120-122 Cumberland Road
Pascoe Vale, VIC, 3044


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Welcome to our Centre

We can’t wait to welcome your family to our brand new, purpose-built Pascoe Vale childcare centre on Cumberland Road.  It’s our second amazing centre in Pascoe Vale, designed to support each child’s educational journey through each age group. from babies to six years old.  

At Guardian Pascoe Vale Cumberland Road, the care and education of each child is our top priority. Children aged six weeks to six years will be supported to be creative, bold and imaginative in their learning. We are thrilled that this is our second Guardian child care centre in Pascoe Vale!  

We already have strong ties with the local community, and a deep understanding of what families in the area value most when choosing their early childhood education and care provider.  

At our new Pascoe Vale long day care centre, each child will have a supportive environment to explore their world safely. A team of passionate, qualified Teachers and Educators will ensure that each child receives care tailored to their needs through a personalised approach to play-based learning.  

Our early learning centre in Pascoe Vale has world-class features including:  

  • 8 state-of-the-art indoor learning spaces across one level, filled with quality educational resources  
  • Leading learning programs such as Joy of Reading, Cooking, Numeracy, Out & About Community Excursions, Sustainability and more  
  • Extensive outdoor areas for children to discover and play  
  • On-site Chef providing fresh meals daily, full of the best seasonal ingredients 
  • We also provide nappies, SPF 50+ sunscreen, high quality formula and bed linen.  

Children at our new Pascoe Vale child care centre will also have the chance to see the same familiar faces as they move on up from the nursery room, into our two year funded kindergarten program, designed specifically to help prepare each child for a smooth transition from early learning to your local primary school.  

The Victorian Government offers funding to provide families up to 15 hours of Free Kindergarten a week, in addition to the Childcare Subsidy. The funding offsets the fees for three and four-year-old children that are part of the Centre’s long day care Kindergarten program. Families will save up to $2,050 a year for children aged three years old and above in eligible long day care in 2024. Contact us if you’d like to know more information.  

As part of Guardian’s unique Visible Learning Program, families will be able to gain an understanding of their child’s education. Our Learning Exchange Display will provide the opportunity for our Teachers and Educators to share updates on your child’s progress. It will also be a chance for you to have direct input into your child’s learning!  

Families will have access to our communication app Storypark, allowing us to share important Centre updates, as well as exciting activities or milestones – ensuring that you remain connected, day-to-day.   

If you’re looking to start the journey with a new, high-quality early learning centre in Pascoe Vale in 2024, enquire now!   

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Meet our Centre Manager

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Jessica Posterino

"I love working with families and supporting them during what can often be a challenging time, especially during the early stages of starting care."

Rhythm of The Day

With endless possibilities, there’s never a dull moment at Guardian and no two days are the same. Here’s what a day at Guardian might look like. Please note, this will vary depending on centre opening hours.

Helpful Information

Opening Hours

Open 6:30am to 6:30pm
Monday to Friday

Good to Know - What to Bring

What we Provide

  • Nappies and wipes
  • Bed linen
  • Guardian hat
  • SPF 50+ sunscreen
  • High quality baby formula
  • All nutritious meals and snacks

What to Bring

  • Water bottle
  • Spare change of clothing, labelled
  • Soft toy or comfort blanket for nap time
  • Baby's bottles for formula or breastmilk

Our Educators

Our team of Educators are committed and passionate about ensuring your child will be safe, nurtured and cared for every day. At Guardian, children are encouraged to engage in interest-led play that creates learning and meaningful experiences.

Our Educators seek to optimise diverse learning opportunities and implement the Curriculum as framed by the Early Years Learning Framework.

You and Your Child

All Guardian Centres provide a Centre-to-Family communication platform so families can maintain contact with their children’s experiences through photos, stories and learning outcomes.

Our Centres use Storypark and each family is provided with a secure login to access on their computers, mobiles or apps.

Learn More About Our Centre

Guardian Childcare and Education Pascoe Vale Cumberland Road offers the warmth and comfort of a family home, in Melbourne’s northern suburbs. Our purpose-built outdoor space is accessible from every classroom and has plenty of room in which to run, ride and explore.   

Located on Cumberland Road in Pascoe Vale, the child care centre offers a fantastic option for families searching for ‘childcare near me’ in Pascoe Vale and nearby suburbs of Brunswick, Coburg, Fawkner, Oak Park and Glenroy.   

Our spacious Pascoe Vale day care and child care centre provides a nurturing and stimulating environment for children aged six weeks to six years of age, supporting them to discover the world in a safe and secure way. The Pascoe Vale childcare centre is filled with bright, stimulating materials that encourage children to explore and engage their curiosity to discover more about the exciting world around them.  

Children are supported through those important early years to explore and develop their social and emotional skills through their early learning journey by a dedicated team of university-qualified Teachers and Educators. They create early childhood education learning experiences in a nurturing environment that fosters creativity and imagination in a safe environment for young age groups.      

Guardian Pascoe Vale Cumberland Road is open from 6.30am to 6.30pm every weekday, so each family are provided with plenty of flexibility for the hours they work and the time they choose to drop off and pick up their child. During drop-off or pick-up times, we encourage you to stay for a little while and spend some time exploring the learning environment. Pascoe Vale Cumberland Road is where all the children feel safe and are supported by the Educators and the whole team.  

Our passionate Educators and Early Childhood Teachers can show you the various play materials and education spaces throughout the Pascoe Vale childcare centre to help you discover our approach to learning as well as support you continue the learning with activities at home. We encourage involving the whole family in their child’s care and education to ensure they are happy as they learn and grow.  

Our family communication app, Storypark, provides you with photos and updates about your child’s educational journey throughout the day, offering you the opportunity to stay informed about your child’s early learning and development. We also set up different learning outcomes for the children through Storypark, which supports them in achieving developmental milestones and understanding new ideas.  

For children aged three and four, we have a kindergarten program led by university-qualified Teachers that can support your child in their preparation for the step up into primary school. Our kindergarten curriculum is based on leading child development research and demonstrates our commitment to providing the best possible start to life for your child through quality child care services.  

Our early childhood education program is led by specialist Educational Leaders who guide teaching and learning in a flexible and research-supported way. The leading curriculum supports discovery and gives children the best start to life, as well as being aligned with the National Quality Standards.  

Through our high-quality kindergarten program at our welcoming centre, children love the fun, play-based activities that help them learn essential skills. Children learn shapes, numbers, and letters, which are often only introduced in early primary school, in an engaging and enjoyable way. 

We support children’s development of literacy and numeracy skills to help them feel confident and prepared during the challenging leap into primary school. The nurturing environment is great for supporting the children’s interests and needs. Our high-quality program in a nurturing environment supports the needs and routines of each of our families, and we ensure each child’s cultural and family background is supported and encouraged.     

We’re committed to children’s nutrition, and our on-site cook prepares a nutritious menu where each meal is fresh and packed with all the nutrients that children need at their age. We encourage children to engage in food preparation and to ask questions about where their food comes from, why it’s good for them, and how they can eat it. We also encourage exploration of the cultural heritage behind different foods, helping promote diversity and inclusion from an early age.   

Our Pascoe Vale Cumberland Road childcare centre uses the unique Visible Learning Program, families will be able to gain an understanding of their child’s education. Our Learning Exchange Display will provide the opportunity for our kindergarten Teachers and passionate Educators to share updates on your child’s progress. It will also be a chance for you to have direct input into your child’s learning!      

Why not come and meet the team and have a look around our Centre today? We’d love to show you why Guardian Childcare and Education Pascoe Vale Cumberland Road is the perfect learning environment for your child’s development. At Guardian, we believe that together, we can give young children the best start to life.   

We look forward to welcoming you to Guardian Childcare and Education Pascoe Vale Cumberland Road soon!

Centre Highlights

  • 8 state-of-the-art indoor learning spaces across one level, filled with quality educational resources 
  • Leading learning programs such as Joy of Reading, Cooking, Numeracy, Out & About Community Excursions, Sustainability and more 
  • Extensive outdoor areas for children to discover and play 
  • On-site Chef providing fresh meals daily, full of the best seasonal ingredients 

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