Supporting educators so young children get the best start in life
For over 150 years Mission Australia has been standing together with Australians in need, until they can stand for themselves.
They work to prevent and combat homelessness; assist families and children to develop a safe, nurturing environment; support disadvantaged youth; and help unemployed people to find permanent work.
“Early childhood is a time of great discovery and growth, when the foundations for life and a love of learning are formed.”
Since 2009 they have also been a trusted early learning childcare provider, with the belief that a love of learning is one the greatest gifts you can give a child.
With funding from the Origin Foundation, Mission Australia is providing scholarships to assist their Early Childhood Teachers achieve a degree level qualification in line with the new National Quality Standard for Early Childhood Education.
It’s one of the ways they are striving to deliver the highest-quality educational, social, and emotional development programs, so that children in their care get the very best start in life.