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​Become a Family Day Care Educator

Toowoomba Region | Sunshine Coast | Throughout regional Queensland
Looking for a rewarding career? Become a family day care educator in your own home!

As a family day care educator, you’ll provide quality child care from your home, with the flexibility to choose your hours and set your own income, while raising your own family… and we’ll be with you all the way.

When you join Kath Dickson Family Day Care, Queensland’s longest running family day care scheme, you’ll get all the support you need to set up and run your own business from home. We can even help you gain the qualifications you need to get started.​

Let us help you achieve your dream of a rewarding career.

Give our Family Day Care Coordination team a call on 1300 336 345 or email info@kdfc.com.au

Become a Family Day Care Educator >>

Further Benefits

Whilst earning an income working from home, further benefits you will receive from being part of our Family include:

  • FREE access to 1,000+ Toys from our Toowoomba Library
  • FREE regular playgroups
  • FREE initial Family Day Care training
  • FREE Child Protection training
  • FREE Safe Sleeping training
  • FREE Policies and Procedures Manual
  • FREE subscription to “Harmony” – user-friendly software to manage attendances, process Child Care Subsidy claims, family accounts and online programming
  • FREE access to resources and advice from qualified and experienced Early Childhood Education professionals and members of our administration team
  • FREE Program assistance through our Educational Leaders
  • FREE regular support, mentoring, and wellbeing visits by your appointed Coordinator and other members of the Coordination teams
  • DISCOUNTED annual First Aid/CPR Certificate training at any of our scheduled classes
    • 20% first year + 10% discount for members of your family living in your home
    • 40% second year + 20% discount for members of your family living in your home
    • 60% third year + 30%discount for members of your family living in your home
    • 80% fourth year + 40% discount for members of your family living in your home
    • FREE fifth and subsequent years + 50% discount for members of your family living in your home
  • Professional Development opportunities
  • Marketing and Promotional Activities
  • Educator networking opportunities
  • All Forms, Documents, Checklists to help run your business supplied

    Set your own hours

    You choose when you want to work, whether it is early starts, late finishes, specific days of the week, evenings or weekends.

    Set your own income

    You can set your hourly rate (within certain guidelines) and choose what you offer families in terms of food, nappies, excursions or experiences.

    Free training in your home

    We will take you through a full training program (in addition to your early childhood studies) so that you are ready for all aspects of family day care.

    Office Locations

    Toowoomba & regional Queensland

    Kath Dickson Family Day Care – Metropolitan Service
    2 Lawrence Street, Toowoomba Qld 4350
    07 4633 8400 | 1300 336 345

    Sunshine Coast

    Kath Dickson Family Day Care – East Coast Service
    Cnr Ocean Street & Beach Road, Maroochydore Qld 4558
    07 5446 7731 | 1300 336 345
    Working from home is fantastic…I can sing and no one tells me to stop!
    Jenny Maguire

    The best thing about my job is the relationships we have with the children and the families. My daughter always has friends to play with!
    Sarah Scown

    Contact us

    Kath Dickson Family Centre Head Office
    2 Lawrence Street, Toowoomba Qld 4350

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    1300 336 345