Samoana Early Education Development
How many stars: 3 Stars
Street or Road: 13 Maher Place
Phone: Sorry, this service has not yet registered its contact phone number for parents with My ECE
Ownership: This service is a privately operated business e.g. it is owned by a sole trader, partnership, company or private trust
Ages of children: From infants to 5 or 6yrs
Education Review Office report: The last report was in 2018 and it was most positive
Ministry of Education Licence ID number: 46542
Qualified teaching staff: 80% to 100% of the teachers counted within the minimum ratio for the number of children hold a practising certificate recognised for teaching in NZ
When the service operated under a different Ministry of Education licence number in February 2013, teachers left a baby asleep at the centre and went home for the day. They were not aware that the baby was still in their care. Neighbours heard the baby crying and broke into the centre to rescue it. The Ministry of Education described the incident as human error and no action in regard to penalties or loss of licence was taken against the centre for breaching regulations in regard to child supervision, safety and abuse (neglect). Read more at: http://www.stuff.co.nz/national/8337088/Baby-left-behind-in-childcare-centre
My ECE Rating of this Service:
Three-Star Rating (3 out of 5 stars)
- Qualified Staff: This service has a higher proportion of qualified or trained teachers/ educators.
(Centres with 80% or more qualified teachers within the legal minimum staffing requirement. Home-based services and Playcentres on a higher funding rate for educator training).
- Service Size: The service operates on a small and personal scale for children and families. It is what we call a 'boutique' early childhood service.
- Education Review Office report: The latest ERO report for this service was a positive one (or ERO has yet to make a report available on this service).
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Parents rating of service: FOR A HIGHER RATING AT LEAST 5 RECENT HIGHLY POSITIVE REVIEWS BY PARENTS ARE NEEDED (or 10 or more positive reviews if it's a large service)
Entrant in the Wall of Shame: NO
Entrant in the Hall of Excellence: N0 - This service is not yet in the Hall of Excellence. It needs to achieve more positive reviews
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