Essendon Early Learning Centre & Kindergarten
03 9379 7740
Essendon Early Learning Centre & Kindergarten is an incredible child care and early learning centre in Essendon, VIC. We provide long day care in a secure and comforting environment where young children are nurtured through our nursery, toddler, kinder and preschool programs by our incredibly caring and professional educators.
Children at Essendon Early Learning Centre & Kindergarten have open access to bright, custom-designed spaces, structures and experiences with plenty of room for growing, inquisitive and energetic bodies to play, relax or quietly explore.
We invite you to tour our centre to learn more about our high-quality curriculum and reggio-inspired early learning environments.
You will find Essendon Early Learning Centre and Kindergarten a lovely place for your child to spend their early years with our friendly and passionate team of educators. Our centre is clean, safe, environmentally friendly and well located for your convenience. We have high educator to child ratios allowing educators and families to work together to ensure a happy and productive time whilst children are in our care.
Our educators take the time to provide families with up to date information on their child´s day and development progress. Our educators are selected for their qualifications and expertise in the early childhood field and we pride ourselves on the quality of our care and the warm and secure learning environment we provide.
Your child’s learning and development will benefit greatly from the interaction with educators and other children at the centre. We make sure that our curriculum and school readiness program fits within the Commonwealth Government’s Early Years Learning Framework and National Quality Standards.
We cater our services at the centre to make life easier for our busy families. We provide nutritionally balanced meals prepared by our own chef in our centre kitchen. We also provide necessities such as nappies, sunscreen and bedding for nap times.
138 Hoffmans Road
Essendon, VIC, 3040
Hours of Operation
6:30am - 6:30pm, Monday to Friday
Centre Tours Available
No booking required! Drop in today and explore our centre.
|Age Group||Daily Fee|
|Under 3 Years||$112.00|
|Over 3 Years||$111.00|
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Our educator team are committed and passionate about ensuring your child will be safe, nurtured and cared for every day.
With Guardian children are encouraged to engage in interest-led play that creates learning and meaningful experience.
Our educators seek to optimise diverse learning opportunities and implement the Guardian Way Curriculum as framed by the Early Years Learning Framework.
Discover more about our Curriculum.
Good to Know
What the Centre Provides
- Five nutritionally balanced meals including: Breakfast, Lunch, Morning and Afternoon tea and a late Snack at the end of the day
- Formula - S26
What to Bring
- Soft toy or comfort blanket for nap time
- Spare change of clothing
- Water bottle
You and Your Child
All Guardian Centres provide a Centre-to-Family communication platform so families can maintain contact with their children’s experiences through photos, stories and learning outcomes.
Our Centres uses “StoryPark” and each family is provided with a secure login to access on their computers, mobiles or apps.