Our Mission

To develop the capacity of the early childhood education and care sector, families and the community to support children’s well-being, learning and development.

Our Vision

We have a vision of a community where children grow, thrive and reach their full potential.

Our Values


We are honest, trustworthy and accountable. We take responsibility for our actions. We do the right thing each time we face a difficult decision. We learn from our mistakes.


We treat each person as we expect to be treated. We value diversity. We communicate openly, uphold professional boundaries, maintain relationships and keep confidentiality. We look after our shared resources and property.


We acknowledge and celebrate the efforts and achievements of our staff.


We work together on common goals and look for opportunities to work collaboratively and in partnership with others. We appreciate the value of multiple perspectives and diverse expertise.


We are determined and complete what we set out to do. We follow through on decisions and promises – we do what we say.


We look for the best solution. We think outside the box and challenge ourselves to do things differently. We take responsible risks and continuously improve our services and practices