New Shoots Children's Centre Tauranga

ECE Service Category: Childcare & Kindergarten Centres

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OWNERSHIP: This service is a privately operated business e.g. it is owned by a sole trader, partnership, company or private trust
Street or Road: 1/850 Cameron Road, Tauranga South
Location: Tauranga
Phone: contact number is not available for new enrolments
Website: http://none
AGE RANGE: Licensed to care for children from infancy
NUMBER OF CHILDREN: 51 or more children. This is a mega licensed early childhood centre. Check that small family-like group sizes are maintained, and not large classes. It is important for children's learning and emotional wellbeing to consistently have the same teachers everyday. No child should feel or be 'lost in the crowd'.
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WARNING: In 2019 or 2020 this service was not meeting the minimum standards required by law. The Ministry of Education downgraded its licence until improvements were made.
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SERVICE LICENCE ID NUMBER: 46364
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:

In 2018 the Ministry of Education found that New Shoots was not operating correctly according to regulations and downgraded its licence to provisional until improvements were made.  In 2019 the centre was again found by the Ministry of Education to breaching breaches minimum requirements.  

 

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Summary:
1.5 based on one review
Pricing
4.0/5
Support
0.5/5
Staffing
0.5/5
Environment
1.0/5
Annoyed
 (1.5/5)

On 24 Feb 2020, Jason Liddall wrote:

Newshoots we found was poorly managed and staff would not take responsibility for the care of our young children. Had to remove our baby due to two hospitalisations in 6 months. No apologies or follow ups were made by the centre.
Jason Liddall likes: Kitchen and food
Jason Liddall dislikes: Staffing and management, Lack of care and health and safety for children
Pricing
4.0/5
Support
0.5/5
Staffing
0.5/5
Environment
1.0/5