Our Team

Meet Our Educators
  • Meet Our Staff

    With education and experience in early childhood care
  • Cherry Blossom is committed to the ongoing professional development to keep educators trained in the most up to date early childhood practices. Many of our educators are upgrading qualifications to provide quality care and education for children.

     

  •  Bilby’s Class Room

    • Toni
      Room leader (2IC)

      Toni

      Room leader (2IC)

      Toni has been with Cherry Blossom since 2014. Toni is the room leader of the Bilby room and is currently working towards her Diploma in Children’s Services. As of 2017 Toni became a certified supervisor and takes on the role of second in charge in the absence of the director. Her enthusiasm and thirst for knowledge is admirable. Her wealth of general knowledge is vast and children and staff enjoy her diverse topics of conversation.

    • Paige
      Assistant

      Paige

      Assistant

      Paige has been with Cherry Blossom since 2015. Paige holds a Certificate III in Children’s Services and is working towards a Diploma. She works full time in the Bilby’s Room. Paige enjoys working in the nursery, nurturing the children early development. Her patience and care support early development.

     Joeys Class Room

    • Nicola
      Room leader

      Nicola

      Room leader

      Nicola has been with Cherry Blossom since 2012. She is the room leader in the Joey room and works Monday – Friday. Nicola holds a Diploma in Children’s Services and has established a sound knowledge of children’s development. Nicola shares an enthusiasm for the Arts and enjoys dressing up on celebration days. Nicola has an assisting role in delivering educational programs with Amanda (Educational Leader).

    • Matilda (Tilly)
      Trainee

      Matilda (Tilly)

      Trainee

      Tilly has been with Cherry Blossom since 2016. She is a trainee studying her Certificate III in Children’s Services. Tilly works Monday – Friday and enjoys the Arts, especially drawing with the children. Tilly enjoys watching the children develop and grow.

     Wallabies Class Room

    • Cathy
      Room leader (shared)

      Cathy

      Room leader (shared)

      Cathy has been with Cherry Blossom since 2009. She is the Room Leader in the Wallabies Room. Cathy works Monday – Wednesday and holds a Diploma in Children’s Services. Cathy is devoted to the provision of quality education, valuing play as important for providing children the best start to life and development. Cathy values children as capable learners and this is reflected in her daily practices.

    • Courtney
      Room leader (shared)

      Courtney

      Room leader (shared)

      Courtney has been with Cherry Blossom since 2015. Courtney works in the Wallaby room on Thursday and Friday. She holds a Certificate III in Children’s Services.  Courtney has worked in various settings and has sound knowledge in children’s learning.

     Kangaroos Class Room

     Additional Educators

    • Alyshia
      Multi- room support

      Alyshia

      Multi- room support

      Alyshia joined the team in 2015. She works Monday – Wednesday as a multi-room support person. This is a vital role in supporting Educators and children in the service. She holds a Certificate III and Diploma in Children’s Services. Alyshia has worked in various settings and uses her knowledge in the field to support the varying activities in the centre.

    • Michelle
      Chef (Part- time)

      Michelle

      Chef (Part- time)

      Michelle has been with Cherry Blossom since 2015. She works alternate Wednesdays, Thursday and Friday in our kitchen as our chef. Michelle provides nutritious meals to our children every day. She has exciting ways in which to present food and is knowledgeable in providing meals for all allergies and food preferences.

    • Robyn
      Chef (Part- time)

      Robyn

      Chef (Part- time)

      Robyn began with Cherry Blossom in 2017. She works Monday, Tuesday and alternate Wednesday in the Kitchen as our chef. Robyn has a Food Safety Supervisor Certificate and is experienced in food preparation and safety. Robyn loves children and has been a Blue Mountain local for 30 years.