The Staff

 



Stephan (Director / Licensee)

Stephan is husband to Rose and a proud father to Tara and Ari.  After a successful career in the corporate world, Stephan is following his passion and has moved into early childhood education.  HIs vision for Kidz Place ELC is to provide children with an opportunity to grow through inspiration, creativity and difference.



Megan (Early Childhood Teacher & Nominated Supervisor)

Megan is a qualified and experienced Bachelor of Early Childhood Education (0-12 years) and leads our school readiness program.  Megan has returned to Kidz Place after previously working here for two years.  She returns with more experience and is keen to take our quality of childcare to the next level.  Megan's philosophy for teaching is creative, play based, enquiry learning.  She is dedicated to a holistic approach to the skills required for the children to enter kindergarten.  Megan is a mum to a teenage daughter and teenage son.

 

 

Reena (Educator, Preschool Room)

Reena has completed her Certificate III in Children's Services and is working towards her Diploma in Children's Services.  Reena is passionate about her career as an early childhood educator.  She loves spending her days with the children and enjoys building strong relationships with them.  She believes in providing a safe and comfortable environment where the children can learn through play and fun activities.  Reena is a mother to two teenagers.




Kylie (Administration)

Kylie has had experience for many years as a PA within the corporate world. She is a mother of two beautiful girls and returned to the workforce after dedicating some time to raising her girls. 



Marie (Educator, Infants Room)

Marie has completed her Certificate III in Children's Services. She has more than six years experience within the industry. Marie has five adult children and four grandchildren. 



Estelle (Educator, Toddlers Room) 

Estelle has completed her Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care. Estelle believes that children should feel safe and protected at all times.  She believes that children should be able to express their feelings and emotions through different types of play and that it is important to allow children to experience different elements of play e.g. exposure to art experiences, music and movement, construction, fine motor activities and outdoor play.


Mansi (Educator, Infants Room)

Mansi has completed her Certificate III in Children's Services.  She has worked in the childcare industry for over 4 years.  Mansi has experience will all aged children but her passion is caring for infants as she has a naturally warm and nurturing nature.  Mansi is a mum to a primary school aged boy.

 




Belen (Educator, Toddler Room)

Belen is a qualified and experienced Diploma in Children's Services.  She has worked in childcare for over two years and with supported playgroups (both multicultural and school readiness) for five years.  Belen is a mum of young children.