The DERFLA principle
A sprinkle of these values is sure to provide
A bright start to a brighter future!
Our values are best represented by the “DERFLA” principle………..which is to Deliver, Excellence, Reliability, Flexibility, Love and Affection in all that we say and do.
Delivery: is about role modelling, how we respectfully engage and interact with children, families, staff, our community, and the environment
Excellence: a mindset, is having the confidence to challenge ourselves to be the best we can be, success is actually realised each time we challenge ourselves
Reliability: is about dependability and forming trusting relationships, which is essential for any family, community and society to effectively function
Flexibility: is understanding and accepting the need for change, which allows us to acknowledge the views and circumstances of othersLove: is about the genuine care for ourselves, others, the environment and our planet.
Love: the strongest emotion which can motivate us to overcome fear and inspire us to pursue great feats
Affection: is acceptance, a feeling of belonging and provides a sense of security which encourages exploration and effective risk management