Sharna is the Assistant Centre Manager & Centre Pedagogista (aka Educational Leader) at Springwood Kids ELC. She has been working in the Early Childhood sector for the past 8 years and has had the privilege of working within many different roles during that time. She is very passionate about continuous improvement and creating environments for children to thrive in. This passion has led her to her current position of Pedagogista for Kids Early Learning Centres, where she is able to mentor and guide the dedicated team of educators and assist them in creating enriched learning environments for each and every child. Sharna believes each child is an individual who brings their own perspective to the world, and deserves a learning environment that will support their growth.
It is her aim as the Centre Pedagogista, to create a warm and nurturing environment that is responsive to children’s individual needs. She believes the educational program should encompass a variety of experiences that are rich and meaningful and that connect children to the wider world and community around them. She believes in open and effective communication with families as she respects families are the child’s first teacher.