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Educator & Staff Team

One of the most important assets at Modbury community Children's Centre is our caring, experienced and enthusiastic staff team. We have a good educator-to-child ratio and qualified educators in each room. We are committed to professional and personal staff development as we believe it is fundamental to providing a high quality service.

Our policies and practice reflect a commitment to the safety and protection of children and to providing a child-safe environment. All educators and support staff undergo a Child Related Screening every 3 years.

Many of our educators and staff have been at the Centre for more than 10 years.

Our Director Sharon Floyd joined Modbury Community Children's Centre in June 2015, she has over 10 years experience in the Early Childhood Sector working in various Early Learning Settings in New South Wales.

Her qualifications include a Diploma in Children's Services and Bachelor of Teaching (Birth to 5 years of age) and an Advanced Diploma in Community Sector Management. Sharon works Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday

Our Assistant Director and Admin Officer, Rachel Attard has a Diploma in Children's Services and  a Diploma of Management. Rachel works Monday and Wednesday in the Office and Tuesday, Thursday and Friday in the Baby Room.

Baby Room:

Gail who is the Team leader holds a Diploma of Children's Services and works full time.

Jen holds a Diploma of Children's Services and works Thursday & Friday

Victoria holds a Diploma in Children's Services and works on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday.

Natasha holds a Diploma in Children's Services and works Monday to Friday

Lucy holds a Diploma in Children's Services and works Wednesdays 

Toddler room:

Julia job shares the Team Leader position and holds an Advanced Certificate in Child Care (Diploma) and works Monday and Tuesday.

Emma job shares the Team Leader position and holds a Masters of Teaching (Early Childhood birth - 8) she also holds a Bachelor of Psychological Science and works full time.

Jane holds a Diploma in Children Services and works Wednesday to Friday.

Michelle has her Certificate III in Children's Services and works full time.

Kindy Room:

Jo- Anne is our Teacher and Team Leader and has a Bachelor of Early Childhood Education; Diploma of Children's Services, Certificate III in Business Administration and works full time.

Rizza holds a Diploma in Children's Services and works full time

Gemma holds a Diploma of Children's Services and a Diploma of Nursery Nursing (England) and works Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday.

Lucy holds a Diploma in Children's Services and works Thursday and Friday

All rooms have additional relief educators to help provide continuity for the children.

Susan our Cook has a Bachelor of Nutrition and extensive experience in cooking for children and providing special diets. Modbury Community Children's centre follows food safety standards as set by the Department of Health. Susan works part time Monday to Friday.

We have a team of regular relief staff, some of whom have been contributing to our Centre for many years. Anthea, Deepa, Justine, Julie, Olivia and Lana 

Comprehensive orientation procedures for all new staff, including relief staff, ensure consistent practice and continuity for children and families.