WHY JOIN LITTLE LEADERS
The Ministry of Education is the government body that provides the license to Little Leaders Daycare Agency.
Their comments regarding home child care attained through a home daycare agency follow.
"Home child care provided through licensed agencies has many advantages:
*providers have access to learning opportunities and other supports through their association with home child care agencies
*providers relate to children in a positive manner than enhances self-esteem and self-confidence, and corporal punishment is not permitted
*home visitor help providers to plan activities for children at different stages of development
*home visitors provide advice about nutritious meal planning and routine as well as check the home environment to ensure that it is free from dangerous objects and materials
*agencies often lend providers child-size furnishing and may supply toys and equipment that have been chosen with the safety and enjoyment of children in mind
*LLD Agency offers back-up services when a daycare provider is away for illness or vacation
*LLD Agency pre-screens daycare providers to ensure they are reputable, reliable, and qualified
So these are the reason for the parents to prefer their home daycare to go through an agency, which is in itself, a reason for a Daycare Provider to want to join the agency, there are several other reasons as well.
By being part of the Little Leaders team, you enjoy the benefits of:
The process of advertising, screening and arranging interviews, and preparing contracts/policies can be frustrating and sometimes scary. Little Leaders takes over these functions so you can focus on the part of the job you enjoy, dealing with the children.
Through Little Leaders, you enjoy the benefits of being a licensed home daycare provider, which attracts clients, and increases your market by allowing you to take subsidized families.
Little Leaders can provide equipment that you require for children so you don't have to invest in new equipment every time you take on a new child, and then have the problem of storing it later.
The freedom to take a day, week, or month off whenever you want without having to coordinate with parents or try to find your own back-up for the parents is peace of mind.
Little Leaders pays you, so you avoid the irregularity of customers payments, and the hassle of trying to collect from parents.
When there is an issue, we are only a phone call away.