Parkside Team

Miss Carolin

Owner

About me:

What I find most rewarding about my job:

I enjoy coming up with interesting activities all the time to engage the children and challenge them in their thinking. I also love bringing families, children and educators together to work as a team for the children’s best start in life.

What I like to do in my free time:

Spending time with my family, cooking and baking and meeting friends.

My life dream:

To travel the world more and see my family in Germany more often.

Mr Andrew

Owner

About me:

What I find most rewarding about my job:

Working with the best educators in Gympie and families to see children develop and grow their confidence and ability, and find their sense of identity in the world.

What I like to do in my free time:

Surfing and spending family time with my wife Carolin and our two children Isabella and Felix.

My life dream:

Run a child care centre

Miss Eve

Director

About me:

What I find most rewarding about my job:

What I like to do in my free time:

My life dream:



Miss Letitia

Early Childhood Teacher in the Kindergarten Room

About me:

What I find most rewarding about my job:

Making a positive impact on the education and lives of children. I love the opportunity to witness their smiles, learning, laughter, make friendship, wonder, discover, hold their hands and even share a little piece of their heart.

What I like to do in my free time:

Keep busy! My favourite pastime is health and fitness (the gym and sports). I love a challenge and I set myself goals that I can push hard to reach. Rarely do I sit and watch TV.

My life dream:

To become one of the most influential Early Childhood Educator ambassadors within Australia.

Miss Melissa

Lead Educator in the Pre-Kindy Room

About me:

What I find most rewarding about my job:

Being part of helping children learn and grow.

What I like to do in my free time:

Spending time with my son regularly going to speedway together.

My life dream:

To take my son to Disneyland.

Miss Beccy

Assistant Director &

Lead Educator in the Junior Kindy Room

About me:

What I find most rewarding about my job:

Being part of a child’s journey.

What I like to do in my free time:

Camping and spending time with my family.

My life dream:

Working with children with special needs

Miss Jodie

Lead Educator in the Toddler Room

About me:

What I find most rewarding about my job:

Seeing children reach their goals and sharing in their achievements.

What I like to do in my free time:

Spending time with my family enjoying camping and fishing trips.

My life dream:

To win the lotto.

Miss Nikki

Lead Educator in the Nursery

About me:

What I find most rewarding about my job:

Watching children grow and learn and seeing their little faces light up when achieving something new. I love messy play with the children too.

What I like to do in my free time:

Spending time with family and friends, going to the beach and 4WD adventures.

My life dream:

Take my children to see the snow.

Miss Jenna

Educator

What do you find most rewarding about your job:

The children!

Hearing them laugh and watching them play with one another brings a smile to my face.

What I like to do in my free time:

I like to go on walks with my dogs and horse. I also love to spend as much time with my family.

My life dream:

Is to be the best person I can be and to be an amazing role model for my girls.



Miss Samantha

Educator

About me:

What I find most rewarding about my job:

Watching the children learn.

What I like to do in my free time:

Workout at the gym.

My life dream:

Travel Europe and Asia

Mr Ezra

Educator

What do you find most rewarding about your job:

Building relationships with children and learning what they like to do.

What I like to do in my free time:

In my spare time I like to go cycling on the weekends, reading and spending time with my family.

My life dream:

My life dream is to become a good father and capable of supporting my family.

Miss Casey

Educator

About me:

What I find most rewarding about my job:

Coming to work and seeing the smiles on the children’s faces each day.

What I like to do in my free time:

Going fishing and participating in outdoor activities with the son.

My life dream:

To travel around Australia

Miss Charlene

Educator

About me:

What I find most rewarding about my job:

Creating bonds with children while helping them achieve their developmental milestones.

What I like to do in my free time:

At home my daughter and I enjoy baking together.

My life dream:

To travel and to see the snow!!

Miss Ellenor

Educator & Cook

About me:

What do you find most rewarding about your job:

Building trusting friendships. That the children are excited to see you with their big smiles and wide open arms. It brings me great joy and fills my heart to work as an educator at Parkside.

What I like to do in my free time:

I have an active family. You can normally find us out and about on our dirt bikes, camping, 4 wheel driving all around exploring and having adventures

My life dream:

I am very thankful to have a loving family and a wonderful home. I am focusing on completing my Diploma in Child Care and hope to develop into an exceptional lead educator in the future.