Do you have a passion for caring for children? Would you like the opportunity to earn an income while working from the comfort of your own home? Apply to become an educator with Cares R Us Family Day Care Scheme to start your rewarding career.

Benefits of Becoming a Cares R Us FDC Educator


  • Run your own business working from home
  • Set your own days and hours with extremely flexible options including full time, part time, casual and school holiday care
  • An opportunity to be at home with your child while earning an income
  • Regular training and professional development
  • Regular visits to provide support and monitor the quality of care
  • Provision of Equipment hire such as cots, highchairs and strollers
  • Processing and management of all time sheets via the Child Care Management System
  • Online and telephone assistance for all educators
  • Promotion and advertising of our service within the community




Who can become an Educator?

All Educators must have :


  • Working with children check and police check
  • Current first aid certificate
  • Current CPR and anaphylaxis training
  • A commitment to safety and prepared to follow the National Standards for family day care
  • A home that meets safety and environmental requirements
  • Minimum Certificate 3 in Childrens Services (or enrolled on a course to qualify)

Talk to Cares R Us FDC about satisfying the above requirements.

Additional Requirements:

All educators must take out insurance. Family Day Care Australia (and other insurance agents) provide an insurance policy specially designed for family day care and offer a payment scheme that enables you to avoid up front costs. For further information see