Selwyn Kids was established in 2008 to provide childcare services for families and whānau in the Selwyn District. Selwyn Kids is a unique business in that is based around the Pukeko philosophy when it comes to caring for its customers, children. The Pukeko philosophy is one of nurturing, whānau, community and to protect.
Selwyn Kids is Selwyn’s favourite childcare services and caters for the needs of every child through the services it offers being home based care, kindergarten, OSCAR, holiday programme and nannies.
Selwyn Kids is owned by Rolleston locals, Rebecca and Kerry Adams, who share a passion for children and embraces all children as part of their whānau.
Rebecca is a registered early childhood teacher who has been active in early childhood education for over 20 years. Rebecca has experience from running preschools for a major early childhood corporate through to privately owned preschools. It is this experience that allows Selwyn Kids to deliver a wonderful and nurturing environment for its children. Rebecca is a mum to three children, Cameron, Keegan and Cushla who are all part of the Selwyn Kids whānau and programmes.
Kerry is a chartered accountant and the Director of Whutupōro Chartered Accountants, bringing considerable business experience and knowledge to Selwyn Kids. Kerry is responsible for the behind the scenes management of Selwyn Kids.
Selwyn Kids reflects the diversity of New Zealand society and is open to all children and their families. Cultural diversity is celebrated for its ability to enhance and enrich the learning environment.
We are proud to offer our early childhood services to families and educators within the Selwyn District and beyond for the benefit of our greatest treaures – our children.