Lorraine is Scuola Montessori’s founder/centre owner and Principal Directress to both centres, she holds a Diploma in Montessori Teaching
0-3years and 3-6years, an NVQ2 and NVQ3 certificate in Early Years Care and Education.
Charmaine is our Deputy Head Directress at Waihi Road School, is a very experienced
Montessori Teacher and holds a Diploma in Montessori Teaching 3-6 years. Charmaine
is also a mum to one daughter.
Karen is the Head Directress of the Bambini room at 15th Avenue and the person
in charge. Karen holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Early Childhood Education,
a Diploma in Montessori Teaching 0-3 years, is a Fully certified teacher and
a married mum of three children.
Tracey Holds a Bachelor’s degree in early childhood education, she is a
fully certified teacher and is a mum to five boys and one girl.
Jennifer holds a Batchelors Degree in Early Childhood
Education and is also provisionally certified.
Prior to studying for her Batchelors degree and
whilst raising her own family, Jennifer has over
20 years’ experience working in and being
the supervisor of two play centres.
Tracey holds a Montessori Teaching Diploma 3-6 years and 0-3 years, has worked
in Early Childcare for over 20 years and is mum to two children.
Danielle “Dani” holds
both an ECE Teaching Diploma and a Montessori Teaching
Diploma 3-6 years, she is a Fully Certified teacher
and has over 14 years’ experience as a Montessori
Teacher, both in New Zealand, Australia and the
UK and is Mum to Three grown up children and Grandmother
James holds a Diploma in Early childhood education and is currently studying
for his Batchelors degree in Early childhood Education. An enthusiastic teacher,
James is keen to join the children in free play and outside activities, particularly
involving obstacle courses and garden camps!
Renee is the Head Directress at Scuola Montessori Waihi Road and the person
in charge; she holds a bachelor’s degree in Early Childhood Education,
a Montessori Teaching Diploma 0-3 years and 3-6 Years and is a Fully Certified
Brittany is currently completing a Bachelor’s Degree in Early Childhood
Education and also a Diploma in Montessori Teaching 3-6 years. Brittany is mum
to three daughters.
Holds a Diploma of Early childhood Education 0-5 years, a Diploma in Montessori
Teaching 0-3 years and is mum to two children.
Symon holds a Graduate Diploma in Early Childhood Education, is a provisionally
certified teacher, has a Montessori assistant teacher certificate and is a married
dad to one daughter.
Angelina holds a Diploma in Montessori Teaching 3-6, is a married mum to two
children and is our official school photographer.
Carla is a qualified Early Childhood Teacher with many years’ experience
of working in and supporting Montessori classroom’s and is a Mum to two
children. Carla supports our classroom during lunchtime.
Jemma is a student Montessori Directress and holds
a BSC in Biology, Chemistry and Psychology. Keen
to learn more about the Montessori method, Jemma
will shortly be starting her Montessori Diploma
Centre owner / Centre Manager, Administration clerk and all-round maintenance
has a passion for ika paruru and is responsible for
the upkeep of our 3 beautiful tropical fish tanks.