• 4 April 2019
    4 April 2019
    9:00 am - 4:30 pm
  • 16 August 2019
    16 August 2019
    9:00 am - 4:30 pm
This workshop can be successfully presented on-site to your team or a team leader can attend the AFEI Workshop and take the methods and information back to their team.  


This workshop will provide knowledge and skills to effectively manage staff within the Quality Framework and other compliance requirements and goals of Child Care Centres in a way that ensures accountability, alignment and as much motivation as possible.

The workshop includes examples and case studies which participants can adapt to their own workplace. Our facilitator has successfully presented supervision and team leader workshops, including to Child Care Centres, over many years.

Methods used to acquire skills: Course notes, group workshop, video, practical exercises and case studies.

Who should attend

Directors, Managers, Coordinators, Team Leaders and others who have responsibility for the work of others at Early Learning/Child Care Centres.

Workshop Content

Topics covered include:

  • The framework for managing staff in a child care centre
  • Managing yourself to manage others
  • Day-to-day staff management – in each centre room and as a team
  • Managing different personalities and difficult staff
  • Review and ideas.

Learning Outcomes

On completion, participants should be able to:

  • Understand the elements which are necessary to manage staff in a Child Care Centre
  • Identify the key factors which will assist motivating and managing staff
  • Develop skills and tools to manage staff on a day-to-day basis
  • Appreciate how to work with different personalities
  • Have an understanding of how to manage difficult staff.


A Certificate of attendance will be issued at the completion of the course.

Duration & Venue

Duration:  One Day: 9.00am – 4.30pm
Venue:       AFEI, Level 2, 97-99 Bathurst Street, Sydney NSW 2000

Fee (GST Free)

Member Fee:           AUD $350
Non Member Fee:  AUD $395

Other Details

Fee includes morning and afternoon tea, light lunch and workshop materials.

There are no dates currently scheduled for this course. Please contact AFEI to express your interest or to arrange private/on-site training.