Become an Educator


NQ Family Day Care are recruiting caring persons to become Family Day Care Educators! Now recruiting in the Tablelands, Cairns region Gordonvale to Mossman and Townsville

Why Work With Us?

Having a business with NQ Family Day Care results in quality childcare and education for children. When you are registered with NQ Family Day Care, you are part of a passionate community, and a Not for Profit organisation supporting you in your own successful and profitable business as a Family Day Care Educator from your home.

You will benefit from the support and knowledge of our Coordination Team, who provide local and specialised support on a one-on-one basis to you in your home. There is also an opportunity for highly profitable income per week, and for more details please contact our Coordination Unit directly. In additional to this, there are many tax benefits to operating your own Family Day Care Service that is registered with NQ Family Day Care.

As well as providing specialised training to help you kick start your business, we offer a variety of support options, including:

  • One-on-one sessions
  • Educator-led training sessions
  • Networking opportunities
  • Professional workshops
  • Regular home visits
  • Membership to professional organisations
  • Support through your Certificate III in Children’s Services and any other formal qualifications you may wish to gain

The resources and equipment provided includes: cots, prams, cars seats, sleeping stretchers, high chairs, baby equipment, outdoors equipment, tables, chairs, toys, books, dolls – anything you can think of we have it!
We also have a vehicle for pick up and drops offs for play sessions and networking services.

Already an Educator and wanting to transfer to NQ Family Day Care?

Transferring to NQ Family Day Care for existing Educators involves no fees and charges for the Educator or the families registered with them. We’d love to have you onboard and join our organisation, as we are the longest operating Family Day Care Scheme in the region and have an exceptional community presence.