How to enrol at Alpha Early Learning Centre

Your enrolment questions, answered

Have a question about our services? We may already have provided the answer on this page. If you can’t find what you’re looking for, call us, and our friendly and knowledgeable team members will assist you with your queries.

How do I enrol my child?

To enrol your child please call 94291488, have your name placed on the waitlist, and a tour will be arranged.

What are your hours of operation?

We are open Monday to Friday from 7.00am to 6.00pm.

The centre is closed on all Public Holidays. Normal fees apply to Public Holidays and Absences.

How many spots do you have available under each age group?

The number of positions available in each age group will vary from time to time and will be dependent on days required by your family. Call the centre to check on available spaces. 

Is there a minimum number of days required for enrolment?

For continuity of care and to allow your child the time to get comfortable, we recommend a minimum of two days per week. 

What are the age groups and room sizes?

We cater to the following age groups:

3 months to 2 years (Babies)

2 to 3 years – (Toddlers)

3 to 4 years (Pre Kinder)

3 to 5 years (Kinder Group)

What is the staff turnover rate?

Our staff turnover is very low, with staff being with the Centre in excess of 40 years, 20 years, 25 years and 16 years. 

What are the fees per child?

The Fee Structure as of 3/7/23 is as follows (prior to CCS being applied):

One Day - $156

Two Days - $312

Three Days - $468

Four Days - $624

Five Days $680

Occassional Care 9am-1pm (including lunch) - $73

Occassional Care 1pm-5pm (including afternoon tea) - $73

Sessions upon availability

Child Care Subsidy
What is the Child Care Subsidy?

The Child Care Subsidy is the main way the Government assists families with their child care fees. 

You can find further details here: Child Care Subsidy

Am I eligible for it?

As each family is unique, it is best to check the myGov website and to determine your individual entitlements.

Department of Education