The SMASH Club - Terms & Conditions

 

Terms & Conditions

  1. ENROLMENT
    Only enrolled children, full or part time will be accepted into After School Care & Breakfast Club. Attendance at Holiday Programme is allowed only through prior online registration. Children dropped off on any day without a booking will incur a penalty fee of $25 in addition to normal Programme charges.
  2. COLLECTION OF CHILD(REN)
    Children must be collected from SMASH no later than 5:55pm each day.                                                                                  2A. Late Fee
    A late fee of $20 per fifteen minutes, or part thereof, from 5:55pm will be charged
  3. DROPPING OFF CHILD(REN)
    Children are not to be dropped off before 8:00am at Holiday Programme, or 7:15am for Breakfast Club.
  4. ATTENDANCE & SIGN IN
    Children are expected to be at SMASH for every day they are booked unless SMASH has been notified otherwise. Parents/caregivers must sign the Sign In sheet for Breakfast Club and Holiday Programme.
  5. PICK UP & SIGN OUT
    Children must be collected from SMASH by 5:55pm. Upon collection, parents/caregivers must sign the Sign Out sheet.           5A. Collection of children by someone other than parent/caregiver
    Parents/caregivers must advise SMASH if their child(ren) are being picked up from SMASH by someone other than themselves prior to pick up.
  6. ILL CHILDREN
    Ill children will not be permitted to attend SMASH. Normal fees will be charged.
  7. ABSENCES
    SMASH office should be notified of absences via e-mail or phone 476 2747 before 12:00pm on any day a child will not be attending. Absences will incur the usual fee. Unless SMASH is notified via e-mail 2 weeks prior.
  8. FEES
    Fees are payable within 7 days of Invoices being issued. The SMASH Club reserves the right to engage the services of collection agencies if account holders should default on their account.
    8A. Default on account
    The SMASH Club reserves the right to charge interest on overdue invoices. Unless a payment plan has been negotiated with the Manager, interest shall accrue daily from the date when payment becomes due, until the date of payment, at a rate of two and a half percent (2.5%) per calendar month and such interest shall compound monthly at such a rate.
    8B. Debtor to meet collections costs
    On default of any invoices, the debtor shall indemnify The SMASH Club from and against all costs and disbursements incurred by The SMASH Club in pursuing the debt, including legal costs and collection agency costs.
  9. REQUIRED NOTICE
    Two weeks’ notice is required for leaving the programme and also when reducing or changing the number of days required. The full fee will apply during these 2 weeks’ notice period.
  10. BEHAVIOUR
    The SMASH Club reserves the right to exclude from the Programme children whose behaviour prejudices the safety or health of others. Please refer to our Acceptable Behaviour Guidelines for SMASH.
  11. CONTACT DETAILS
    The SMASH Club shall be advised of any change in contact details for the parents/caregivers of the children.
  12. CUSTODY ISSUES
    The SMASH Club shall be notified of any custody issues relating to the child(ren) with necessary documentation.
  13. GENERAL
    Parents/caregivers should ensure:
    – That their child(ren) know when they are to be attending SMASH and inform their school that they are attending The SMASH Club.
    – That they advise SMASH of any situation or environment which may be troubling or upsetting for the child(ren) & That children go to the pick up point after school without delay
  14. MEDICAL
    If necessary, the Manager may arrange for urgent medical attention for the child(ren), the cost of which is to be met by the Parents/Caregivers.
  15. PRIVACY ACT 1993
    Information of children held by The SMASH Club will not be made available to third parties and will only be accessible to authorized staff members. At any time, parents/caregivers may request to see their child(ren)’s information.
  16. DISCLAIMER
    a) The SMASH Club endeavors at all time to provide a safe and secure environment. Neither The SMASH Club nor the staff employed by The SMASH Club accept personal liability for any act of omission arising from any activity of any session
    b) The Smash Club reserves the right to change any of the programme activities.
    c) If your child(ren) damages any property belonging to The SMASH Club, you may be charged for the cost of repairing or replacing that property or for any related insurance excess.
  17. BINDING AGREEMENT
    a) This is a binding agreement between The SMASH Club and the parents or guardians of the child(ren) enrolled.
    b) By enrolling your child you have read and understood the programme and the information provided and hereby agrees to the Terms and Conditions detailed above.