Welcome to Nurture One Albert Street Children’s Centre in Orange.
We are open from 6:30 am to 6:30 pm and provide quality long day care and education for children aged six weeks to five years in the Orange, NSW area. We boast nutritious meals and four age appropriate rooms filled with resources.
Our rooms are designed and set by the children and educators to ensure everyone is involved in creating a comfortable homelike learning environment.
Our Nursery has its own separate yard from the older children so they are able to have free play at their own pace and a separate bathroom for any early toilet trainers.
Our Toddlers room has a great view of the main yard and they are given plenty of opportunity to develop their social and communication skills as well as having the facilities to toilet train.
Our Pre-Kindy room has plenty of exciting things to take part in with lots of different areas around the room and shares a special yard with the Preschool room for gardening, picnics and any other outdoor activities they wish to participate in.
Our Preschool room has plenty of opportunities for learning before they go to school as we offer a School Readiness program, and the children have plenty of space to express their ideas and any interests they may have.
In addition to our four beautiful rooms, we also have three playgrounds designed with natural elements in mind including; bamboo stages, garden beds, vegetable gardens, trees, rock sandpits and water tanks.
At Albert Street Children’s Centre we believe that each child will be given the time to learn and develop in their own way. Families are given the opportunity to take part in centre activities and both families and children are encouraged to have an input into our program. We believe in providing the children with the highest quality experience possible.
All children are given the chance to take part in all that we do and we encourage the children to express their own spontaneous interests.
We welcome you to contact the centre or drop by at any time to meet the team and learn more.
Our Preschool program is taught by a Bachelor qualified Early Childhood Teacher and qualified educators who offer a range of programs and learning skills to support your child’s transition to school.
All Early Childhood settings follow the National Early Years Framework and work very closely on your child’s interests and strengths to encourage a rewarding year ahead.
We regard our Preschool program to be one of high quality where your child’s best interests are considered to create a healthy and enjoyable educational experience.
Albert Street Childrens Centre has proudly received an Exceeding rating under the National Quality Standards!
The National Quality Standard encompasses the 7 key quality areas that are important for children’s learning and development.
Our centre proudly offers a kindergarten/preschool program to ensure your child is supported for their transition to school every step of the way. With a focus on language, literacy, numeracy, social skills and more your child will become school ready.
What is your name?
How long have you been working in early education?
I have worked in early education for 10 years, I started as a casual then stepped into room leader before taking on the role of Centre Manager.
What is your favourite part of working at the centre?
The families and children at Albert Street feels like my extended family.
What qualifications do you hold?
I have my Diploma in Children’s Services and have recently completed my Diploma in Leadership and Management.
What are you most passionate about?
Relationships with both the children and families.
What are you most proud of at your centre?
The family feel that we have at Albert Street.
What is your favourite inspirational quote?
- “Be the reason someone smiles today.”
- “Be someone’s sunshine when their skies are grey.”
What inspired you to become an educator?
Children and their inquisitive minds.
What message would you like to tell parents considering your centre?
At Albert Street we are passionate about early education and relationships with families.
Our centre provides care for the following age groups:
|6 weeks – 2 years
||2 years – 3 years
||3 years – 4 years
||4 years – 5 years
Our service provides the following facilities:
- Nappies included
- Morning tea
- Afternoon tea
- Veggie garden
- On-site parking
- SMART Interactive Whiteboard
- In-house cook
- Fully air-conditioned
- Large, natural play environments
- Early Childhood Teacher
- Government Approved Kindergarten program
- Extra-curricular activites
See what some of our parents say about our centre:
To the wonderful educators who week after week look after our babies like your own we are so very grateful, thank you so much for the love you have given our daughter for the last nearly 4 years she will miss you so much.
– The Zinga’s
Dearest Albert Street Team, from the bottom of our hearts we just wanted to say THANK YOU! You have helped us mould our 2 littlest people into great little people. Thank you for your time spent, Patients and wisdom we have loved our time at Albert street and will miss you all very much we have always felt warmed and welcomed each and every time.
– The Beard Clan
Thank you for being an amazing centre with beyond brilliant educators! We appreciate everything you all do for our family, this year previous years and many years to come. Our boys just adore each and every one of you.
– Langthorne family
Wonderful staff at Albert Street. Thank you all for making 2018 such a special year for our children we’ve seen the girls creativity and confidence explode this year, in part due to your tremendous efforts. We see and appreciate all that you do, from the variety of learning tools, to the play ideas, fabulous community projects and the nutritious food. We notice and feel grateful for all the long hours you put into things like the observations, parties and graduations. Above all we love your warmth, smiling faces and dedication to caring for our girls.
– The Connolly
“Absolutely wonderful centre of caring and loving educators. Both our children have learnt so much and developed some beautiful friendships with their peers.”
“My kids always come home excited to see me and excited to tell us how they’re day was. They love all the girls and always ask when they’re going back to see their friends and teachers again. Keep up the good work girls.”
“Having moved my 3 and 1 year old from family day care, which was great for a long time, I was a little nervous leaving them in a larger environment with more children. The staff have been great and let the kids move at their own pace and be themselves whilst being inclusive and supportive.”
“My daughter has been attending Albert Street five days a week for around eight months and she loves it. She’s learning so much in the pre-school class. The staff are fantastic and their communication with parents is spot on. The food is excellent (I wish I could stay for lunch every day). I couldn’t recommend Albert Street enough.”
“Our son has been attending Albert Street 3 days a week since he was 12 months old. He’s now 18 months old and he’s still loving it! The staff have always been so friendly and welcoming. They have gone above and beyond to make sure my child fits into their daily routine with the other children. He’s learning so much and I can thank Albert St for this. Such a wonderful centre!“
“My family has been part of the Albert Street family for about 5 years now. I wouldn’t hesitate to recommend this centre to anyone who is looking for quality child care services. The staff are always wonderful to my children and me.”
We’d love to welcome you to our Albert Street Children’s Centre. To enquire, please fill out the form below and one of our friendly staff will contact you to discuss your needs.