It doesn't appear that there is any current vacancy at Holbury Children's Centre this week. If you request the free childcare Concierge service they can help find you available care at some great childcare providers close by.
Holbury Children's Centre is smaller than average for childcare providers in BLACKBURN SOUTH with 29 places versus an average of 50 for this suburb.
Holbury Children's Centre has an average fee of $0 for childcare places across child ages, which is lower than the BLACKBURN SOUTH childcare cost average of $118.
There is currently higher vacancy across all age groups than a similar time last month and is higher than vacancy places than last year.
This service approval, to the extent that it relates to an associated childrens service authorises the approved provider to operate a limited hours type 2 service within the meaning of regulation 5 of the Childrens Services Regulations 2009, and is subject to the following conditions:1. The service approval is granted subject to the condition that the approved associated childrens service is operated in a way that(a) ensures the safety of the children being cared for or educated; and(b) ensures that the developmental needs of those children are met; and(c) supports the health and wellbeing of those children.2. The service approval is granted subject to the condition that a person must not manage or control the operation of the approved associated childrens service in the absence of the approved provider unless the person is:(a) the nominated supervisor for the education and care service (for the associated education and care service); or(b) the holder of a supervisor certificate and is employed or engaged by the approved associated childrens service or the associated education and care service; or(c) a person approved by the Secretary under section 25X of the Childrens Services Act 1996 (Vic).3. The approved associated childrens service may care for or educate a maximum of 29 children. 4. The number of school children cared for or educated by the approved associated childrens service must not exceed 30 per cent of the total number of places for the limited hours type 2. The number is 9.5. Each child cannot be cared for or educated for more than 5 hours a day and not more than a total of 15 hours per week. 6. The approved associated childrens service will operate from the Children's Room.7. Except as otherwise provided, the requirements of the Act and the Regulations, must be met in relation to the limited hours type 2 service.8. These conditions apply solely to the approved associated childrens service.
Number of approved places - 29
There are 3 long day care providers (with an average of 43.375 places) and 8 total childcare providers in BLACKBURN SOUTH.
There is an average of 0.8 days with vacancy at each care provider in BLACKBURN SOUTH across all child age groups, compared to this stage last year, when there were 0.5 days vacancy available.
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday child care vacancy is lower.
For a child under 1 year old (0-12 months), the childcare availability average is 0.6 days in BLACKBURN SOUTH, which is above this stage last year which was 0.5 days.
For a child 2 years old (13-24 months), childcare vacancy is 0 days, which is below the 0 days recorded last year.
For a child 2-3 years old (25-36 months), childcare vacancy is 0.2 days ,which is below the 1 days recorded last year.
For a child 3 years+ to preschool age (36 months+), childcare vacancy is 0.2 days, which is below the 1 days recorded last year.