Staff

Margaret and Evelyn
Margaret

Director | 4-Year-Old Teacher
Bachelor of Early Childhood Studies, Hons. 2003, University of Melbourne

I have worked in kindergartens in Manningham, Whittlesea and Nillumbik Shires and at ELC Eltham College. I have been working in early childhood education for over 15 years. I was born in Nillumbik and have lived here all my life.

Evelyn

4-Year-Old Educator

I have worked in South Australian and Victorian kindergartens for nearly 30 years. I very much enjoy working at Eltham Woods Preschool. In particular, I enjoy developing strong and caring relationships with the children and their families.

Carly

3-Year-Old Teacher | 4-Year-Old Teacher
Bachelor of Early Childhood Studies, 1996, University of Melbourne

I have worked in early childhood education for over 20 years in Melbourne, Canada, Singapore and India. My family and I live locally in Nillumbik.

Carly and Natalie
Michelle

4-Year-Old Educator
Graduate Diploma in Education (Early Childhood) 2017, RMIT

I have been working in Early Childhood Education in Melbourne since 2018. I grew up in China, then migrated to Australia in 2009 at 15. I have lived in Perth and Canberra. I am a native speaker of Cantonese and Mandarin Chinese. I also work in language teaching. In my own time I enjoy cooking, going for a walk in the park on a sunny day and catching up with friends.

I have worked in early childhood education for over 20 years in Melbourne, Canada, Singapore and India. My family and I live locally in Nillumbik.

Pauline

3-Year-Old Educator | 4-Year-Old Educator
Cert III in Children’s Services

Artists: Sienna Gellie, Zoe Morrison, Zachary Fentiman and Lola Campbell.