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GAYLE KEE Award-winning TG’s Chid Care and Preschool celebrates its 20th anniversary this year with a bang. Gayle Kee, General Manager together with Centre Managers Toni-Lee, Linda and Laura work their magic to encourage children to love learning in an environment based on love, trust, respect, compassion and endless fun!



G’s won Excellence in Business and Employer of Choice at the Armidale Regional and Greater Port Macquarie Business

Awards last year. We ask Gayle where she goes from here.

will see TG’s investing a lot more in the


with us over the years. We firmly believe in

future of children and the families in our

The TG’s family is built on three Foundation Stones - Building Relationships, Understanding our Gifts and Encouraging Collective Thinking. These have spurred our growth by becoming the natural collaborative base of the teams we foster and develop and the relationships we have with the community. We will continue with these foundation stones as we Play Learn and Live, as that is how life should be for everyone.

empowering women and the importance in

This is what makes it worthwhile investing in

2019: http://qoo.ly/jv7us

communities, where we involve them in helping the children play, learn and live life to the fullest! To do this we are formalising our business management with Diane Gray of Change

It is amazing how we have grown from

Play Consulting, with plans to open more

three to five centres in Armidale, Wauchope

early learning centres. Veronica Lind of

and Uralla! Our team of educators has also

Vermilion Pinstripes will lead marketing to

expanded from 65 to 106, and only three

drive activities for our new brand. We are

are men!

developing our unique culture to Play-Learn-

It takes a village to raise a child. We strongly

Live life across regional New South Wales.

believe in the family’s influence but we

There are going to be more fun campaigns

also want to pro-actively involve the wider

in each community, so get ready to come

community so that the children at TG’s

paint colourful murals with us or adopt a pet

Can you pick an element that has contributed to the winning formula of TG's? Without a doubt, it is our educators who make TG's stand out.

gain a well-rounded education. So 2018

rock, perhaps in one of our award-winning

Ninety per cent of educators have grown

investing, encouraging and providing them with career advancement and development opportunities within our services. Several have won national awards as trainees and early childhood teachers, and others have advanced to management and leadership positions within TG’s. They are our gifts … It is truly gratifying to go to work each day and see children learn with a smile and parents beaming with joy in their hearts. the future of the children and the families in our communities. TG’s is taking registrations for 2018 and

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