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  • 30 September 2019

    Network Meeting - Lower North Shore 30/09/2019

    What would be discussed at Network Meetings:

    The key benefits that will be presented are:

    1. Debt recovery
    2. Cheaper workers compensation insurance
    3. Better certificate III and diploma training offers
    4. Quickies: 
        i. Help with NSW's service provider approval process
        ii. Secrets of what to do during & after A&R visits
        iii.Maximising & Managing Staff Performance
        iv. Creating the best QIP for the "new" NQF

    The main issues that will be discussed are:

    1. Update on CCS, ACCS, Centrelink and parent's entitlements;
    2. 2019 Review of the National Quality Framework;
    3. Preschool Funding for 3- and 4- year olds;
    4. Automatic offer of permanent employment to casuals after 12 months;
    5. NSW and Federal elections' promises
    6. Update on the Modern Award review

    Subject to time, other topics that will also be covered: 

    1. Changes to the Payroll tax.
    2. NSW's future workforce strategy for educators/teachers
    3. Unions' application to the FWC to increase wages by 59%

  • 02 October 2019

    Quickies: Help with NSW's Service Provider Approval Process by Leeza Browne

    The Australian Childcare Alliance (ACA) NSW has put together a series of short but to the point presentations that help existing and new providers. The ACA NSW Quickies courses are only 2 hours and held throughout the year. They bring Approved Providers, Owners and Directors with industry specific information, advice, tips and even “tricks”.


  • 14 October 2019

    Network Meeting- WEBINAR 14/10/19

    The Australian Childcare Alliance (ACA) NSW reintroduced Network Meetings in early 2017 across Greater Sydney, Newcastle and Wollongong where service provider members and non-members and their fellow owners and business decision-making directors can come together and discuss sector issues that impact on their childcare services, building collegial local communities of like-minded service providers.


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Australian Childcare Alliance (ACA) NSW is the peak body for privately owned early childhood education and care services in NSW. We provide advocacy, policy and regulatory support and advice; member services; and professional development for our members across the state.

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