Become a Family Day Care Educator

Toowoomba Region  |  Sunshine Coast  |  Throughout regional Queensland


Looking for a rewarding career? Become a family day care educator in your own home!

As a family day care educator, you'll provide quality child care from your home, with the flexibility to choose your hours and set your own income, while raising your own family...and we'll be with you all the way.

When you join Kath Dickson Family Day Care, Queensland's longest running family day care scheme, you'll get all the support you need to set up and run your own business from home. We can even help you gain the qualifications you need to get started.

Let us help you achieve your dream of a rewarding career.

Give our Family Day Care Coordination team a call on 1300 336 345 or email


Set your own hours

You choose when you want to work, whether it is early starts, late finishes, specific days of the week, evenings or weekends.

Set your own income

You can set your hourly rate (within certain guidelines) and choose what you offer families in terms of food, nappies, excursions or experiences.

Free training in your home

We will take you through a full training program (in addition to your early childhood studies) so that you are ready for all aspects of family day care.


Office Locations

Toowoomba & regional Queensland

Kath Dickson Family Day Care - Metropolitan Service

2 Lawrence Street, Toowoomba Qld 4350

07 4633 8400  |  1300 336 345

Sunshine Coast

Kath Dickson Family Day Care - East Coast Service

Cnr Ocean Street & Beach Road, Maroochydore Qld 4558

07 5446 7731  |  1300 336 345


Working from home is fantastic…I can sing and no one tells me to stop!

The best thing about my job is the relationships we have with the children and the families. My daughter always has friends to play with!

Jenny Maguire

Sarah Scown


Contact us

Kath Dickson Family Centre Head Office
2 Lawrence Street, Toowoomba Qld 4350

1300 336 345


1300 336 345

Kath Dickson Family Centre Head Office
2 Lawrence Street, Toowoomba Qld 4350

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