All posts by Rebecca McIntosh

By day Rebecca McIntosh is a childcare blogger and runs Day Care Decisions , a blog that draws inspiration from childcare, early learning, returning to work with two small children and red wine. Rebecca has a Bachelor’s degree in Business, a Master of Digital Media from QUT and further study in Career Development. Rebecca began her career working in a disability advisory service, supporting the development of online training modules for professionals in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities. She expanded on her community development work in Scotland with a focus on youth, coordinating a local government program to engage young people in community partnerships before moving to a European level managing the UK office of a European network, Eurodesk. Rebecca worked in state government before moving to her current position as Career Advisor at the University of Queensland where she has been for the past 7 years.

5 career kickstarters for mum

If you have been out of the workforce on maternity leave or taking some time out to nurture your little ones then maybe it’s time for a career kickstarter for mum? Sometimes two weeks in an organisation can mean they have rearranged the seating or reclassified your role and if you have been out of […]

Managing conflict at day care

Biting, hitting and scratching are at the top of the list when it comes to the sources of conflict experienced by some children and your early childhood service will have a range of policies and procedures as well as a documented grievance handling processes they need to adhere to. Remind yourself of these before you […]

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