Kia Ora Koutou. I have proudly been the Centre Manager at Lollipops Hastings for over a year now. I have the privilege of working with a passionate team of dedicated teachers to provide the best quality care for your children. I am married with 4 children and live locally. I love Hawkes Bay, especially the weather and of course the people. My family and I enjoy competing in half marathons around the country, where we get to see the beautiful NZ scenery.
Team Leader in the Infant room
Susan is the team leader and a key care teacher in the infant room and works full time. Susan is a fully qualified and registered teacher, who holds a current first aid certificate. Susan comes from a large family of ten children and has one daughter of her own, who is 18 years old. “I love to provide the infants with a calm environment, where they feel respected and safe to explore the world
Team Leader in the Mini Todds room
Holly is a key care teacher in the infant room and works full time. Holly is a fully qualified and provisionally registered teacher. “I love working with infants and providing them with a peaceful, nurturing environment, filled with creative and challenging experiences”.
Team Leader in the Rising 5’s room
Kia ora families. My name is Rachelle Myles and I am the team leader for the Rising 5’s room. I have been working within the centre for the past six years, working with children between 2 – 5 years. I have a beautiful daughter Gracie who also attends Lollipops and absolutely loves it here.
My passions are creative arts but I am also exploring more of active movement and Te Ao Maori. I work alongside a great team of teachers who are a wealth of experience and knowledge. Together we work together creating a warm and inviting room for your child to learn alongside their peers. We encourage and promote skills to assist them when the move onto their next journey at school.