Whau Valley Kidzone Holiday Programme
Whau Valley Kidzone is based at Whau Valley Primary School, 17 Moody Avenue, Whangarei.
The School Holiday Programme runs every day between 7.45 and 5.30pm.
PAYMENT and CHARGES
The daily charge is $42.00 per day per child for WINZ subsidies or $40.00 non WINZ. ( incls gst.) This includes morning and afternoon tea, all materials for the days planned activities plus costs related to the days outings ie tickets and bus fares.
Payment is required at the time of enrolment to secure your child’s place in the programme. Fees are payable for days booked, irrespective of attendance.Staff are rostered on prior to the holidays commencing so therefore still have to be paid whether they are required or not due to cancellations.
Payment may be made by cash, cheque or by internet banking to ASB 12 3093 0326061 00 .
Kidzone charges irrespective of attendance. The staff are rostered on prior to the holidays as we have a ratio of 1:10 onsite or 1:8 offsite. Staff still have to be paid regardless of whether they are needed or not due to cancellations 🙂
WORK AND INCOME SUBSIDIES
Whau Valley Kidzone is a MSD approved OSCAR programme. Some families may be eligible to claim the Work and Income OSCAR subsidy. Please check the Work & Income website to see if you are eligible and contact Work & Income directly for more information.
All outings away from our home base have some level of risk however we thoroughly assess and manage all risks. You are welcome to view our policies and procedures that we follow.
We operate a ratio of 1 staff member to 8 children whilst away on trips and occasionally take more adults.
A designated supervisor is always in charge of the trip and is always contactable by mobile.
Risk and Safety Management Data, First Aid Kit, Enrolment Forms and Attendance Sheets are taken on all trips.
Please provide you child with lunch and a drink. Morning and afternoon tea are provided.
During the summer holiday programmes, children must provide a sunhat, and rash shirt or T-shirt for all swimming and water-based activities.
A full Policies and Procedures manual is available on site at all times.