Our Educators One of Playhouse’s greatest assets is its staff. You’d be hard pressed to find a friendlier or better qualified team to keep your child engaged, happy and excited about learning.
Kim is the Centre Coordinator and has been on staff for 16 years. Kim’s qualifications include: - Pre-School Mothercraft Nurse - Certificate of Applied Social Science (Child Care Studies) - Diploma in Children’s Services - Awards: Outstanding Educator Award 2012
Gabrielle has been on staff at Playhouse for 13 years. Gabrielle’s qualifications include: - Bachelor Degree in Teaching (Early Childhood)
Rosie has been on staff for 10 years. Rosie’s qualifications include: - Associate Diploma in Social Science (Child Care) and - Certificate IV in Assessment & Workplace Training
Simone has been on staff for 8 years. Simone's qualifications include: - Bachelor of Teaching (Primary) - Bachelor of Education - Certificate 3 in Early Childhood
Melinda has been on staff for 3 years. Melinda's qualifications include: Diploma in Children Services.
Elanthendral, Lily and Bella joined our team in 2022.
Elanthendral and Bella both hold a dimploma in Childrens Services and Lily is currently studying Certificate 3 in Child Care.
All staff have a: - Current Level 2 First Aid Certificates - C.P.R Certificates - Asthma Management Certificates - First Aid Management of Anaphylaxis Certificates - Protecting Children: The Mandatory Reporting and Othe Obligations Module - Certificate in the Introduction & Management of Epilepsy
Our Committee Bayside Playhouse & Occasional Care is managed by a committee drawn from our membership.
Being involved in the committee is a great way to forge new friendships and feel involved in a wonderful community organisation. The committee is responsible for Playhouse operations according to the Playhouse constitution, policies and procedures and the rules and guidelines set down by the Victorian Government’s Department of Education and Early Childhood Development.