Join our Austin community of parents who value their child's development and their own professional growth. Experience the peace of mind knowing that your child is in a safe and engaging environment, allowing you to focus on your work or enjoy some well-deserved personal time. Pay for exact hours of care you require.
Role play, story telling, reading, puppet theater
Physical activity, warm-up, dancing, active games
Building, role play, individual project, group project
Drawing, coloring, gluing, modeling, individual project, group project
Yoga, listening to classical music, reading
Music, singing, dancing, rhythmic exercises, music games
Puzzles, group and individual games
The activity schedule is flexible
We believe that children learn best through play.
We have designed a play-based child care program at WorkCastle. Here, children experience enriching learning opportunities in a diverse and nurturing environment. Playing is truly vital for children since it makes a difference in their critical learning abilities, like how to converse with other individuals and work together as a group. That's why play is one of the most excellent ways for children to memorize and develop their skills and learning abilities.
Our teaching methods are comprised of the the principles of 4C:
safe environment, emotional well-being
tailored education, adapted approach
interest-based learning, academic and creative focus
social skills development, parental involvement
mixed-age groups, self-directed exploration, freedom within boundaries
play and exploration, social interaction, groups project, teacher as a partner
We love watching your little ones grow through engaging learning. Our lessons are guided by the captivating "Experience Early Learning", formerly known as "Mother Goose Time" curriculum, which weaves 35 researched-based skills into fun games and discovery projects that captivate and inspire your child.
For school age kids we providing Our author's curriculum based on a combination of a homeschooling program "Time4learning", a music program "Prodigies" and an art program "Art in Action"
Children construct knowledge as they play and explore.
Every activity and project integrates 2-3 skills from the domains of learning.
The cross-disciplinary model supports a child’s on-going social-emotional, physical, language and cognitive development.
We recommend that all parents and legal guardians familiarize themselves with this document as it is a key resource for understanding our policies and procedures. It will help you feel confident in the quality and safety we provide for your child.
To access the "Parent's Handbook", simply click on the download link.
In today's fast-paced world, parents often find themselves struggling to maintain a work-life balance. The demands of a full-time job, household responsibilities, and the desire to spend quality time with their children can create a constant juggling act. This is where innovative solutions like WorkCastle drop-in childcare come to the rescue, offering flexibility, convenience, and peace of mind to working parents.
Balancing work and family life has never been more challenging. The traditional model of full-time daycare centers, while providing essential support for working parents, comes with its own set of challenges. Fixed schedules, long-term commitments, and high costs can often make it difficult for parents to align their childcare needs with their ever-changing work demands.
Recognizing this growing need for flexible childcare solutions, WorkCastle was born. WorkCastle is a modern approach to childcare, offering a dynamic and adaptable service that allows parents to access high-quality childcare on an as-needed basis. Unlike traditional daycare centers, WorkCastle's drop-in childcare model is designed to cater to the evolving needs of today's parents.
Flexibility: Childcare on Your Terms
One of the standout features of WorkCastle is its flexibility. Parents have the freedom to book childcare hours according to their schedule. Whether it's a few hours a day, a full workweek, or simply occasional drop-in care, WorkCastle accommodates it all. This flexibility is a game-changer for parents whose work hours don't conform to traditional daycare schedules.
Affordability: Pay for What You Use
The cost of full-time daycare can be a significant financial burden for many families. WorkCastle's pricing model is refreshingly different. Parents pay only for the hours they use, making it a cost-effective solution. This pay-as-you-go approach not only reduces financial strain but also provides an opportunity for parents to allocate their resources more efficiently.
Quality Care: Happy Kids, Happy Parents
Childcare is not just about supervision; it's about ensuring children receive the care, support, and education they need to thrive. WorkCastle's staff is dedicated to creating a safe, nurturing, and educational environment. While parents focus on their professional endeavors, they can rest assured that their children are in capable and caring hands.
No Long-Term Commitment: The Power of Choice
The traditional daycare model often involves lengthy contracts and commitments. WorkCastle, on the other hand, offers parents the freedom to choose childcare when they need it. There are no long-term commitments, providing parents with the flexibility to adapt to their evolving work and family needs.
Work-Life Balance: Redefined
In today's workforce, achieving work-life balance is an ongoing challenge. The constant tug-of-war between professional responsibilities and family obligations can take a toll on both parents and children. WorkCastle offers a new paradigm for balancing these demands, making it possible for parents to remain engaged and productive in their careers while enjoying the peace of mind that their children are well taken care of.
The WorkCastle Experience
Booking Made Easy
WorkCastle's user-friendly booking system simplifies the process of securing childcare hours. Parents can book childcare slots through the website, allowing them to plan their work and personal schedules with ease. The system is designed to be as convenient as possible, ensuring that parents have quick and hassle-free access to childcare services.
WorkCastle offers a range of services to cater to different age groups and needs.
The variety of activities, educational opportunities, and recreational programs available at WorkCastle make it an enriching environment for children.
A critical element of the WorkCastle experience is its dedicated team. Highly qualified and compassionate, the staff members are carefully selected to provide the best possible care for your children. Their expertise in childcare and commitment to creating a nurturing environment sets WorkCastle apart.
Parents can rest assured that their child's safety is a top priority at WorkCastle. The facilities are equipped with state-of-the-art security measures to ensure that children are in a secure environment. With a focus on both physical and emotional safety, WorkCastle aims to provide a sanctuary for children to learn and grow.
WorkCastle is more than just a place for children to be supervised. It's a place for them to engage in educational and recreational activities that stimulate their minds and bodies. From arts and crafts to playtime and structured learning, children have the opportunity to thrive while having fun.
Every child is unique, and their needs can vary significantly. WorkCastle's commitment to personalized attention ensures that each child receives the care and support that suits them best. Whether it's helping with homework, fostering creativity, or simply providing a listening ear, the staff at WorkCastle goes the extra mile to meet individual needs.
WorkCastle recognizes that when parents are confident about their child's well-being, they can focus more effectively on their work. This boost in productivity can lead to career growth and opportunities that might otherwise be missed.
Stress is a common companion for working parents trying to manage their professional and family lives. WorkCastle's flexible childcare options can significantly reduce stress levels, making life more enjoyable and manageable for parents.
The financial savings offered by WorkCastle can have a profound impact on a family's budget. Parents can allocate these savings to other important areas, such as educational investments or family outings.
Quality Family Time
One of the most significant benefits of WorkCastle is the gift of time. Parents can enjoy quality time with their children without the guilt and stress that often accompanies long hours at work or extensive commutes.
The WorkCastle Community
WorkCastle is not just a childcare service; it's a community