Baw Baw Family Day Care nominated for 12 awards

Baw Baw Shire Council’s Family Day Care service has received 12 nominations for the 2020 Excellence in Family Day Care Awards.

The annual awards recognise the amazing work done by educators, coordinators and services in the family day care sector to deliver high quality early childhood education and care to children across Australia. They are the only national awards dedicated entirely to the family day care sector.

The following nominations have been received:

  • Service of the Year (Victoria & Tasmania Region) – Baw Baw Family Day Care
  • Coordinator of the Year (Victoria & Tasmania Region) – Julie Metselaar
  • Educator of the Year (Victoria & Tasmania Region) – Jody-Lynne Banfield
  • Educator of the Year (Victoria & Tasmania Region) – Anne Bell
  • Educator of the Year (Victoria & Tasmania Region) – Poorni De Silva
  • Educator of the Year (Victoria & Tasmania Region) – Amy Ellis
  • Educator of the Year (Victoria & Tasmania Region) – Tracy Lechte
  • Educator of the Year (Victoria & Tasmania Region) – Belinda Ryer
  • Educator of the Year (Victoria & Tasmania Region) – Rachael Smith
  • Educator of the Year (Victoria & Tasmania Region) – Martha Smith
  • Educator of the Year (Victoria & Tasmania Region) – Sophie Gray
  • Educator of the Year (Victoria & Tasmania Region) – Briony Thomas

All nominees will be invited to a gala dinner in October where winners will be announced.

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