Educators

Our Team
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Danielle

Director

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Rachel

Co-Assistant Director
 

My name is Rachel, my passion is building nurturing, and positive relationships with each and every child and watching them grow and develop in to independent young learners. Knowing I have played a role in that is highly rewarding and why I love my job as an early childhood educator.

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Kerri-Lee 

Co-Assistant Director

Hi, my name is Kerri-Lee.

I’ve been apart of the Mackinnon family for over 8 years and throughout this time I have gained many skills, knowledge and developed my understanding within promoting and supporting children in their early years of life.

Within my passion and experience, I strive to create an educational, safe, engaging and nurturing environment for each child and ensure each family is supported within our community at Mackinnon.

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Chelsea 

Crawling Caterpillars
Team Leader

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Julia 

Groovy Giraffes
Early Childhood Educator

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Harpreet 

Cheeky Monkeys
Early Childhood Educator

I am a family oriented and dedicated person, I love being with children and support them  to develop to their full potential. The enthusiasm and love that I get from children is truly beautiful and I get tremendous personal gratification from doing something that I love. I help make a difference to the lives of  young children.

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Kayla 

Cheeky Monkeys
Team Leader
Acting Educational Leader

I have a huge passion for working with children, I do everything I can to ensure the children feel valued, respected and supported within their service. I have a strong belief in the benefits of messy play and the inclusion of physical activity within the program. I work closely with all children to further their skills in all aspects of development.

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Crestina 

Groovy Giraffes
Early Childhood Educator

I have been an educator at MPCC for over 20 years. I have had experience as an educator in all age groups. This has given me the opportunity to learn and grow professionally to be the best educator I can be. I am passionate about creating a home away from home environment, where children and families feel safe and secure. I believe that all children deserve the best start in life and I feel I contribute to this by providing excellent learning environments everyday.

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Janet 

Crawling Caterpillars
Early Childhood Educator

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Rupal 

Early Childhood Educator

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Lucy 

Early Childhood Educator

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Tai Nguyen

Early Childhood Educator

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Sonya

PreSchool
Early Childhood Educator

Hi, my name is Sonya!

I am a Diploma Qualified Educator and am currently working in the Giraffe Room.

I See children as explores that are capable and competent learners. I enjoy challenging children's learning and ideas through creative experiences, technology and research. 

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Tamara 

Groovy Giraffes

Team Leader

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Gomathi 

Crawling Caterpillars
Early Childhood Educator

I believe children need the assurance of being loved and cared for while they are enjoying an educating environment. Teaching and caring for children is my passion. Security and trust are very important components of my relationship with each child.

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Emily

PreSchool
Early Childhood Teacher

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Aferdita 

Cheeky Monkeys
Early Childhood Educator

My strengths as an Educator are passion and patience. I am capable of forming close relationships with children through my enthusiasm and positive attitude.

I believe that learning should be fun for everyone.

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Sheree 

Centre Chef

I am a qualified chef who's passionate about feeding the children healthy wholesome meals from many cultures around the world.

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Varsha 

Groovy Giraffes
Early Childhood Educator

Working with children is my passion and I believe that children need the assurance of being loved and cared for while they are enjoying an educational environment. Security and trust are very important components of my relationship with each child.

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Abigail 

Cheeky Monkeys

Early Childhood Educator

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Joellen 

Crawling Caterpillars

Early Childhood Educator

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Ninew 

Groovy Giraffes

Early Childhood Educator

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Elisa 

Groovy Giraffes

Early Childhood Educator

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Mevlida 

Early Childhood Educator

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Dilki 

Early Childhood Educator

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Suky

Early Childhood Educator