About Us

Welcome to Figtree Heights OOSH

Here at Figtree Heights OOSH we are all about coming together and having fun. Our care sessions are available to our local schools and we are committed to being involved in our local community, helping families with their care needs.

We are focused on ensuring that every child feels safe and comfortable at our service.  Our care sessions include a range of activities both programmed and child initiated as well as providing meals and transport to and from school.

We are a not-for-profit out of school hours care service, an initiative of Figtree Heights Public School P&C Association, servicing our community for over 15 years. We provide a friendly and welcoming environment for all children attending:

  • Figtree Heights Public School

  • Lindsay Park Public School

  • Nareena Hills Public School

  • Mt St Thomas Public School

  • Figtree Public School

  • Unanderra Public School (Before School Care Only)

During Vacation Care our service is open to all children who wish to enrol and participate.

 

Care is provided:

  • Before School Care (6:30am til school drop off)

  • After School Care  (School Pick-Up til 6:00pm)

  • Vacation Care (7:00am til 6:00pm)

We are closed during all public holidays and for two weeks over Christmas. Dates are communicated to families during Term 4.

Figtree Heights OOSH is an approved service operating under the 'Education and Care Services National Laws and Regulations'. Our service has been assessed and currently holds a rating of 'Meeting National Quality Standards'. Our service approval is for 100 places per session.

Our team is made up of friendly, qualified and experienced educators that are focused on providing our children with the most enjoyable and safe care session possible. 

What we provide:

  • A safe, warm and engaging environment.

  • A wide variety of experiences and activities developmentally appropriate for school aged children.

  • Everyday activities such as afternoon tea, group games, crafts, role playing experiences , board games and building activities. 

  • Opportunities to meet new new people and form friendships from a variety of schools.​

  • A getting ready for school routine, including breakfast, doing hair and morning games.

  • A caring environment that promotes positive attitudes, personal growth, high self-esteem and respect for others.