"Our outside school hours care and vacation care programs provide a warm, safe, friendly educational and recreational environment for children of school age."

Peace Lutheran College OSHC staff are caring, qualified, and trained educators who provide a stimulating and inclusive program that is catered to the children's age, skills and interests.

OSHC is a fun and play-based environment where children's physical, emotional and social needs are met.

Peace Lutheran College OSHC is available on a casual or regular basis. Peace Lutheran College OSHC is an approved provider for the purposes of the Child Care Benefit and related rebates.

Operating Hours

  • Before school care - 6:30 am to 8:30 am
  • After school care - 3:00 pm to 6:00 pm
  • Vacation care - 8:00 am to 6:00 pm
  • Pupil free days - 8:00 am to 6:00 pm
  • Public holidays - closed
  • Christmas/New Year - closed for two weeks over this holiday period

Outside School Hours Care Philosophy

For I know the plans I have for you, declares the LORD, plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future.

Peace Lutheran College Outside School Hours Care aims to provide a rich learning environment that supports your child’s sense of agency. Allowing them to grow and achieve their maximum potential as an individual. We as a service develop an engaging program using the National Quality Framework, 'My Time, Our Place'. 

The program is designed to encourage their ability to play freely, investigate, find adventure and be challenged. Self-reflection and continuous improvement is what enables our service to grow and flourish. 

Our staff are a committed team that recognise the importance of school-age development and strive to develop professional interactions and relationships with children and families. 

We, as a service, promote and support  healthy, active lifestyle choices for children and families.

Our staff encourage children to explore the world around them, build relationships with others and support the development of skills and self-esteem through play. 

Peace Lutheran College OSHC also acknowledges the traditional owners of our land, the Yirrganydji and Tjapukai people. We pay our respects and encourage all educators and children to discover, engage and implement our land's history. We promote not only cultural diversity and inclusive environments but also enable children to respect and learn about a range of cultural backgrounds.

This Philosophy was developed by staff in 2020 and is reviewed annually by current staff and parents.

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Would you like to contact OSHC?

Ms Mallory Lloyd, OSHC Service Leader can be contacted by phoning 07 4039 9026 or 0439 563 035, or via email, peace.oshccairns@qlecs.org.au.

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