Hi there ,
I am a mum of 3 children and work Full time at a preschool in Lane Cove ,so my life is very child orientated !!
My kids are becoming more independent hence my opportunity to introduce myself on here 😊....
Originally from the Uk but have lived here 15+ years.
Have first aid cert , clean drivers licence and WWC cert.as well as cert 3 in children's services and nearly finished my diploma in children’s services .
Previously worked in supporting people with learning difficulties ( have related degree ).
Enjoy being active , having fun ,making the most of each day .
My free time therefore is evening and weekend availability and days during school holidays .
Played the flute in my youth so some music experience .
Enjoy sports and used to play netball and my boys play soccer and rugby so a little knowledge of those sports .
Skills and Qualificationvs
Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care
Working With Children Check (Paid) - Verified
Verified On: 18/8/2016
Expires On: 7/7/2020
Special Needs Experience
I have some experience in supporting children with additional needs through working with home care and within my present preschool position.
My training in my early years was supporting adults with additional needs .
Well... I have 3 children 12,14,16 so have acquired a lot of experience and skills along the way !
Working in a preschool has kept me in touch with the younger years and hopefully kept me young at heart ..
Looking after my own children , friends children and working with children would give me 15 + years of experience 😊.
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