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General Manager’s Update

2 days ago | Playcentre

Tēnā koutou katoa I had an interesting meeting recently with folk at the Education Review Office.  As you will be aware this year ERO have developed new indicators of quality for centre-based...Read More

General Manager’s Update

July 3, 2020 | Playcentre

Tēnā koutou katoa I have spent some time this week reflecting on my recent meeting with Ministry of Education officials. As I told you this was only our first meeting with the ministry since...Read More

General Manager’s Update

June 26, 2020 | Playcentre

Tēnā koutou katoa Yesterday I had a meeting with officials from the Ministry of Education to discuss the details of the funding grant announced by the Government last week. This was only our...Read More

Sheltering in Place

June 25, 2020 | Playcentre

During the recent shooting of a police officer in West Auckland, Catherine & Jade (Facilitators for Massey Babies & Beyond) had to shelter in place at Massey Playcentre with 15 babies...Read More

General Manager’s Update

June 19, 2020 | Playcentre

Tēnā koutou katoa It was wonderful to meet with the Associate Education Minister, Tracey Martin, this week and learn that the Government is to provide an urgent boost to our funding. It is...Read More

General Manager’s update

June 12, 2020 | Playcentre

Tēnā koutou katoa Over the past 12 weeks, I have provided daily updates so that Playcentre staff and whānau have been kept informed of all the many directives coming from the Ministry of...Read More

COVID-19 update – 23 March 2020

March 23, 2020 | Playcentre

Kia ora whānau As you will be aware, the Government has announced the country has moved to Alert Level 3 and will move to Alert Level 4 by midnight on Wednesday. Playcentres...Read More

COVID-19 – Update 16 March 2020

March 16, 2020 | Playcentre

As you will no doubt be aware, COVID-19 (novel coronavirus) has now been declared a pandemic. The Ministry of Health has reinforced that this doesn’t change anything for New Zealand and our...Read More