Pt Chevalier, Auckland
Carole is married to Mike and they have two daughters, Emily and Sophie who are teenagers. She is a qualified Primary School Teacher. Carole has also worked in kindergartens, daycare centres and primary schools since 2010 and as a Home Based Educator for Home Grown Kids since 2014.
Carole is from the UK and has been living in New Zealand since 2000, after travelling extensively around Europe, Asia and Australia.
Carole lives very near the beach, park and playground, the Zoo, Western Springs and Motat . She has a well resourced environment with lots of equipment for children to explore. Children make use of the indoor outdoor flow that goes to her outdoor area deck and garden with a well utilised play house. She provides an environment for children to be involved in experiences such as art, playdough, outdoor play, water play, reading, puzzles, imaginative play- all the things pre-schoolers like to do.
ACTIVITIES THEY PROVIDE:
Carole and the children regularly attend 2 local playgroups, the library and they often go for walks in the area. She attends Home Grown Kids outings where possible.
Carole is very passionate about giving children the best start to their early childhood education and loves the challenge of working closely with children to develop their interests, personality and style of learning. She provides a play based learning environment where children are encouraged to learn at their own pace, develop social skills, independence and a sense of belonging.
Monday – Thursday 8.00am – 4.30pm