OUR DIRECTOR – TANYA LYNCH
Director and Education Leader
Tanya has been Director at Brooklyn Park Kindergarten, as well as at Glandore Private Kindergarten since 2014, and has worked in Early Childhood Education since 1997. During this time, she has worked with children of all ages. Previously, Tanya was the Assistant Director at our sister Centre and she ran their highly successful Kindergarten program for 7 years.
Tanya is dedicated to achieving optimal outcomes for children, families and her staff. She is highly experienced, and committed to ongoing Professional Development. She has attended many interstate conferences and regularly attends professional development workshops. Through her attendance at conferences and workshops, Tanya is able to incorporate the best of contemporary educational theories and practices into the educational programs. She uses this knowledge to lead her team as the Education Leader. Through her leadership, and the support of our wonderful Educators, the Centre achieved the outstanding result of achieving Exceeding the National Quality Standards in all 58 elements.
Tanya believes that every child is a capable learner and should be provided with the opportunity to develop to their full potential with the guidance of caring Educators.
ANNETTE CHIQUITA - EARLY CHILDHOOD TEACHER
Annette completed her Bachelor of Early Childhood Education in 2018, she was the teacher at another education service before coming to us.
As a teacher Annette’s focus for children is ensuring every child is given the opportunity to learn in a way that suits them. The learning program will cater for children’s diverse range of needs, culture, strengths, interests and developmental stage.
LEANA RUIZ- EARLY CHILDHOOD TEACHER
Leana finished her Bachelor of Early Childhood Education in 2018,
and this is her first time employed as a teacher.
Leana is passionate about children’s wellbeing, confidence and
happiness, and about their learning environment.
ERIN HALTON - QUALIFIED EDUCATOR
Erin completed her Diploma in Early Childhood in 2018, she has worked at another education service before this one.
Erin has a creative side that she loves to share with the children. Erin enjoys watching the children learn and grow.