Our team works to help Munch & Move Early Childhood Educators increase their understanding and skills in implementing healthy eating and active living strategies at their service. A range of professional learning and workshops is available in a variety of formats and on a range of topics.
Munch & Move eLearning Training Program
Munch & Move offers free, self-paced online training modules. The training contains videos interactive activities and reflective practice questions. These will provide educators with the knowledge, skills and resources to embed healthy eating and physical activity into their service.
Once trained in Munch & Move your service will have access to its own Northern Sydney Local Health District Support Officer as well as practical resources to support the development and implementation of policies and practices promoting healthy eating and physical activity, and limiting small screen time in your service.
Lunch & Learn Sessions
Our Early Years team in collaboration with our Northern Sydney Child, Youth and Family Health Services teams regularly teach on different topic areas around health, well-being and development for children in their First 2000 days. These sessions are held on the first Tuesday of every month from 1:00 – 1:40pm.
For more information or to register for our upcoming Lunch & Learn sessions:
Examples of previous topics:
- Identifying picky eaters from problem feeders
- Fundamental Movement Skills
- Gross Motor Skills
- Sensory Processing
- Teaching Kids about food
- Indoor Active play
Watch our Lunch & Learn sessions as part of your professional development and receive a certificate. Simply visit our online training program, register and select your course:Visit: Lunch & Learn Online Progessional Development
Alternatively, recordings of our Lunch & Learn sessions are also available online:
Menu Assist Professional Development
Our Menu Assist Service provides a range of menu support for your Early Childhood Education service's cook or chef.
For more information visit our Menu Assist page (coming soon!).
From time to time, our team hosts professional development sessions for cooks and chefs. Sessions have included:
- Healthy Menu Planning (2022)
- Managing Mulitple Food Allergies in the Kitchen (2023)
Watch these recorded Menu Assist webinars as part of your professional development and receive a certificate. Simply visit our online training program, register and select your course:
To contact our Menu Assist Service:
Phone: 8424 9421