Joanne has been a Home Based Educator with Home Grown Kids since 2011. She is married to Peter and the mum of 3 children, 2 at school and college and 1 adult. She is also a grandmother to 5. Joanne is very experienced and has worked with all ages of preschool children, from babies to 5.
Big Back yard, close to beach, backs onto the park. She has a separate playroom that is beautifully resourced with quite spaces. There is a sandpit, swings, vegetable garden, flower garden, pets and more.
Joanne has many resources to interest children and they have plenty of space to explore and create in Joanne’s home. She has 2 outdoor areas including a deck and overlooks a fantastic park and playground which the children explore with her daily.
ACTIVITIES THEY PROVIDE:
Joanne and the children attend Home Grown Kids playgroups and another local playgroup. In her home she provides opportunities for children to be involved in activities such as art and craft, music, imaginative play, play dough, books, puzzles,baking, water play and outdoor play.
Joanne understands that children learn through play and at their own pace. She values outdoor play and ensures that children in her care have lots of opportunities to participate in physical activities which is essential for future fine motor development.
She offers a calm, nurturing environment where children are considered part of the family.
Monday – Friday 7.30am – 4.30pm