The Family Services Team facilitates opportunities for early years networks and professionals to connect. On this page, find information and meeting dates for BEYS Management Network, Kindergarten Enrolment Officers Network, Family and Children's Services Professionals Network and Bayside's Early Year's Educator Network.
BEYS Management Network
(Formerly Committees of Management)
The Bayside Early Year’s Services (BEYS) Management Network meets regularly to discuss service governance and current issues in the early year's sector.
The meetings are for not-for-profit incorporations providing funded kindergarten programs, occasional care services or playhouse services in Bayside.
Member organisations comprise: community kindergartens, occasional care services, long day care providers of funded kindergarten, the toy library and playhouses.
6:30pm to 7:30pm via ZOOM
- Monday 6 June
- Monday 8 August
- Monday 7 November
The meetings are by invitation only. To express your interest in joining the BEYS Management Network, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org or phone 9599 4733.
For more governance information visit Early Learning Association Australia (ELAA). ELAA provides free governance workshops online which are highly recommended for newcomers to governance roles.
Kindergarten Enrolment Officers Network
Kindergarten Enrolment Officer Network
Attendance is by invitation only. The meetings are for kindergarten enrolment officers participating in the Kindergarten Central Registration and Enrolment Service. Information and support is provided to ensure a smooth enrolment to kindergarten process for families.
Meetings are held 6.30pm to 8:00pm via ZOOM.
Central Registration and Enrolment 2022 Process and Support Meeting
This annual meeting occurs prior to the Central Registration and Enrolment Service opening for the following year's Kindergarten intake. The next meeting will be in 2023 for the 2024 Kindergarten intake.
Central Registration and Enrolment Process Feedback
The annual feedback meeting provides an opportunity to review and continuously improve the registration and enrolment process.
Monday 3 October
Early Year's Professional Educator Network
Catharine Hydon will present four stand-alone sessions (dates/cost/registration to be confirmed)
ZOOM 8.00am to 9.30pm
- Term 2 : Revising your Philosophy
- Term 3 : Embracing the Fundamentals
- Term 4 : Keeping it Real
Family and Children's Services Network Meeting
This series of network meetings are designed for professionals and organisations working with families and children, to meet and develop collaborative partnerships.
Meetings are held 4.00pm to 5.00pm via ZOOM.
- Tuesday 15 March (this meeting has ended)
- Tuesday 10 May (this meeting has ended)
- Tuesday 16 August
- Tuesday 15 November
Subscribe to receive invitations to upcoming meetings.