Our Team

At Valla Community Preschool we have a wonderful group of teachers and educators who embrace the preschool’s philosophy and work collaboratively with the families and community to create a place where children belong, and can develop a lifelong love of learning.

All of our team are qualified and passionate professionals who are dedicated to providing the highest quality education and care for children.

 

PHILLIPA MAHER
Director, Nominated Supervisor, Educational Leader, Teacher
(Full Time)

  • Bachelor of Education, Degree in Early Childhood

AMY COSGROVE
Teacher,
(Part Time)

  • Bachelor of Education (Degree in Early Childhood)

JACKIE HILLERY
Educator
(Full Time)

  • Diploma in Early Education and Care

JUSTINA LYNCH 
Educator
(Full Time)

  • Diploma in Early Education and Care

KIMBERLEY DOUGHTY
Educator
(Part Time)

  • Certificate III in Early Education and Care

LILY CONDIE
Trainee Cultural Support Educator
(Part Time)

  • Trainee working towards Certificate III in Early Education and Care

JANAINA ROMANO
Educator
(Part Time)

  • Diploma in Early Education and Care, working towards Degree in Early Childhood

CAROLYN BOSWELL
Educator
(Part Time)

  • Diploma in Early Education and Care

NATALIE TELFORD
Educator
(Full Time)

  • Diploma in Early Education and Care

KYLIE BEAUCHAMP
Office Manager
(Part Time)

KELSEY LEW
Educator
(Part Time)

  • Diploma in Early Education and Care, working towards Masters of Teaching (Early Education and Care)

LEA ALLEN

Educator
(Casual)

  • Diploma in Early Education and Care

MONICA RAMOS ORTIZ

Educator
(Casual)

  • Certificate III in Education Support

ALICE BISCHOFF

Educator, currently on Maternity Leave
(Part Time)

  • Certificate III in Education Support