Ohauiti, Bay of Plenty
Sandy has been a Home Based Educator for almost 20 years and has grown children of her own, as well as grandchildren. Sandy has attended a variety of professional development topics and offers a range of skills and knowledge in many areas. Sandy has experience working with many different cultures, needs and supports as best she can.
Sandy offers a well resourced home in a quiet area of Tauranga. Sandy is often adding to her resources and is mindful of the benefits that they provide for children. Sandy is very creative and brings this into her daily practice by offering children a chance to be creative and expressive using a variety of tools and resources. Sandy has created a room especially for the children, giving them the space and freedom to make their own choice.
ACTIVITIES THEY PROVIDE:
Community outings and events are important for Sandy, as she believes that children learn by working alongside others and it provides plenty of social interaction through attending community events, nature walks, play groups, music and gym groups.
Sandy is mindful of each child, their background, family values and needs and knows that is an important part of her philosophy, so spending time getting to know the children and families is paramount for her. Being aware that each child has their own unique personalities, interests and cultures, Sandy creates an inclusive program that supports children’s interest and is passionate about arts and craft, exploration, discovery and much more.
Monday – Friday 7am – 6pm