Success! If your child needs care from this week in a room which is 0 - 12 months or 13 - 24 months of age then Merri Community Child Care Centre has availability across Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday. Note that this vacancy may be in the process of being updated, so please use the free Concierge service to jump the childcare queue and connect in real-time with your needs.
Across all ages, there are 10 places this week available out of 25 care days which is a rise from last week's childcare vacancy incidence of places out of 25 possible care days.
Merri's management and staff have always been mindful that high quality child care can make a huge difference to a child's early development.
It is a great acknowledgement of years of work to have the National Quality Standard Assessment and Rating Report for the centre come back with top marks.
Merri achieved the best possible result of "Exceeding the National Quality Standard".
Well done to all staff, management, parents and everyone who has contributed to the centre over the years.
"Thank you for your dedication and organisation in running a smooth ship this year.
We so appreciate your hard work and have enjoyed becoming part of the Merri community.
Merri has given our son such a great start to his education, we cant thank you all enough for facilitating this"
313 St Georges Rd, Thornbury, VIC, 3071
Long Day Care: 7:30am - 6:00pm
Merri Community Child Care Centre is smaller than average for childcare providers in Thornbury with 49 places versus an average of 57 for this suburb.
Merri Community Child Care Centre has an average fee of $96 for childcare places across child ages, which is lower than the Thornbury childcare cost average of $107.
There is currently higher vacancy across all age groups than a similar time last month and is lower than vacancy places than last year.
Number of approved places - 49
There are 6 long day care providers (with an average of 51.765 places) and 17 total childcare providers in Thornbury.
There is an average of 1.4 days with vacancy at each care provider in Thornbury across all child age groups, compared to this stage last year, when there were 0.6 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 1.2 days in Thornbury, which is above this stage last year which was 0.4 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 above the 0.2 days recorded last year.
For a child 3 years+ to preschool age (36 months+), childcare vacancy is 0.2 days, which is above the 0.2 days recorded last year.