Individual Membership (Self-Employed In-Home Educator)

If you provide home-based childcare for a service that is licensed by the MOE (you’re a self-employed contractor in your own home), this is the membership for you.

Be a member of the longest standing national association that is solely focused on the Home-based Early Childhood Education. Be part of a family who are passionate about the industry and who will give you a voice in it!

Free Insurance Package

Public Liability Insurance and Statutory Liability Insurance also!

Get full membership plus both of these insurances for less than the average cost of just the insurance!

Why do I need this Insurance? Click here.

Discounts on other Insurances

Excellent Group Scheme discounts onn Health Insurance, Life Insurance and more. We have negotiated some amazing deals exclusively for our members. Click here for more info.

Save $ on Qualifications

Save $600 on the Certificate of Early Childhood Practice (Level 4).
Normally over $800, only $200 for our In-Home Educator members!


You’ll be invited to join with your fellow members in Regional and Local training days, guest speaker evenings, events planned to discuss issues and even some great social get-togethers.

Plus, you will be invited to members-only training days and other professional development events.

Connect with other members

As well as events and support through your regional group and local groups, you can connect with fellow members online! Share challenges, opinions and ideas - through our website members-only section and our members-only Facebook Group. We’re a friendly, welcoming bunch!

Discount on Annual Conference

Significant discount on the annual NZ Home-based Early Childhood Education Conference.

Free Resources

Free downloadable and printable resources, tools and links to helpful contacts. 

You'll also have access to the Tax Calculator on this website – the easiest way to calculate your tax!

Your voice heard

Voting rights at the Annual General Meeting and an open line of communication to your Regional Coordinator and the association executive, who represent us at government level.

Support & Communication

If you have an issue you need help with, we can offer free professional advice and support.

We'll also keep you up to date with everything happening in Home-based, including changing legal requirements, MOE updates, great new member deals and more! Through members-only news on this website, our members-only Facebook Group, regular Newsletter direct to your Inbox, etc.

All this for only $122.00

Prices include GST and remember, the full cost of your membership fee is tax deductible.