Amanda has worked in the Early Childhood Sector for over 15 years now, across a number of positions ranging from Educator to Centre Support Manager. The last 10 years of her career have seen her predominantly in leadership, management and consultant roles, focused on supporting, guiding and mentoring other professionals within Early Childhood.
She holds an Advanced Diploma and is currently studying towards completion of a Bachelor of Education. Her work has steered her towards these types of roles based on her desire to inspire and support others with a huge passion for creating and supporting authentic high quality care for children and their families that are founded on respect. Through relationships with children, families and other professionals she strives to create an environment that is supportive, welcoming and nurtures a love of learning for children and adults alike.
Amanda believes children are whole beings, who will grow and develop in their own time. She views the role of the Educator to provide children with the opportunity to do this, in an environment that creates wonder, curiosity and a desire to explore.