Educators

Our educators are an integral part of the DSCC team. Parents are encouraged to take the time to talk with the staff during drop-off and pick-up times. The centre employs a range of full-time, part-time, floating and relief educator, led by a director , assistant educator and administration officer.

All rooms are staffed in accordance with the Education and Care Services Regulations 2011. All staff are required to satisfy a current Working With Children Check, and to hold first-aid qualifications.

Dawson Street Child Care Co-op employs Kindergarten teachers, Diploma and Certificate 3 educators. All educators also participate in ongoing professional development. All educators are allocated a position at the centre and you and your child will be introduced during indication to the educators in your child’s room. The centre also employs a part-time cook to provide well-balanced and nutritious meals and snacks for the children.

Relief staff are used to cover annual leave, rostered days off and sick leave. At all times the centre aims to maintain and use a pool of regular relief staff to ensure as much continuity as possible for the children.

Office

Doreen

Centre Director

Arzu

Assistant Director

Allison

Finance Manager

Sema

Centre Cook

Gumnut

Hashini

Team Leader – Diploma Qualified

Mary

Diploma Qualified

Sasi

Cert III Educator

May

Diploma Qualified

Siobhan

Studying towards Diploma

Yui

Studying towards Diploma

Wattle

Stefy

Team Leader – Diploma Qualified

Maria

Diploma Qualified

Sally

Studying towards Diploma

Sam

Cert III Educator

Ngo

Studying towards Cert III

Mallee (3YO Kinder)

Swara

3YO ECT

Alison G / Amara (Mat Leave Cover)

3YO ECT

Sinem

Diploma Qualified

Payal

Diploma Qualified

Lilly Pilly (4YO Kinder)

Richelle

4YO ECT

Deki

4YO ECT

Ivan

ECT Floater

Li

Diploma Qualified

Jess

Diploma Qualified

Pedagogy Educators

Alison

Bachelor Qualified

Archana

Studying towards Cert III

Senem

Studying towards Cert III

Shahrooz

Diploma Qualified

Sports Educator

Raj

Studying towards Diploma