Golden Sands Early Learning Centre

Golden Sands Early Learning Centre

At Central Kids Golden Sands, the four guiding principles of our philosophy include:

Aroha – Love and Compassion
Manaaki – Nurturing and Support
Whakakoha – Respectful and Giving
Whanaungatanga – Relatedness and Connection.

Experienced Registered Early Childhood Educators and support staff endeavour to provide a comfortable, nurturing and safe environment that supports both active and quiet play, in which children will be exposed to and foster their:

Social interaction and sense of belonging by supporting positive, responsive and expressive interactions between children, parents and the childcare team
Nurtures healthy development, encourages engagement, and supports self-esteem, self-regulation, self-care and wellbeing
Independence
Competency, curiosity and their rich potential
Child initiated activities through exploration, play and inquiry
Our door is always open, come in and visit us anytime.

Golden Sands Early Learning Centre Details

Contact Details

Alice Hunt
Kaiwhakaako | Centre Manager

Kim Wilton
Tokotū Whakahaere | Administrator

Address:
30 Golden Sands Drive
Papamoa Beach, Papamoa 3118

Phone: 07 928 0315
Mobile: 021 0223 4156
Email: goldensands@centralkids.org.nz



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Session Times

Session Times Hours
Monday 7.30am – 5.30pm
Tuesday 7.30am – 5.30pm
Wednesday 7.30am – 5.30pm
Thursday 7.30am – 5.30pm
Friday 7.30am – 5.30pm
Term Breaks OPEN

Children welcome from the age of 6 months

20 hours FREE

from 2 years to school age*

Fees over any free hours:
0-20 hrs – $8.50 per hr
20.25-30hrs – $8.00 per hr
30.25-40hrs – $6.85 per hr
40.25-50hrs – $6.30 per hr

*conditions apply

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Golden Sands Early Learning Centre

At Central Kids Golden Sands, the four guiding principles of our philosophy include:

Aroha – Love and Compassion
Manaaki – Nurturing and Support
Whakakoha – Respectful and Giving
Whanaungatanga – Relatedness and Connection.

Experienced Registered Early Childhood Educators and support staff endeavour to provide a comfortable, nurturing and safe environment that supports both active and quiet play, in which children will be exposed to and foster their:

Social interaction and sense of belonging by supporting positive, responsive and expressive interactions between children, parents and the childcare team
Nurtures healthy development, encourages engagement, and supports self-esteem, self-regulation, self-care and wellbeing
Independence
Competency, curiosity and their rich potential
Child initiated activities through exploration, play and inquiry
Our door is always open, come in and visit us anytime.

News

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Centre Manager
Catherine Vaughan

Administrator
Kim Wilton

Address
30 Golden Sands Drive
Papamoa Beach, Papamoa 3118

Phone
07 928 0315

Mobile
021 0223 4156

Email
goldensands@centralkids.org.nz


 
Session times

Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Term Breaks

Hours

7.30am - 5.30pm
7.30am - 5.30pm
7.30am - 5.30pm
7.30am - 5.30pm
7.30am - 5.30pm
OPEN

Children welcome from the age of 6 months
20 hours FREE from 2 years to school age*

Fees over any free hours:
0-20 hrs - $8.00 per hr
20.25-30hrs - $7.50 per hr
30.25-40hrs - $6.35 per hr
40.25-50hrs - $5.80 per hr
*conditions apply

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