Dianne Patterson

Dianne Patterson

Kia ora My name is Dianne and I am a teacher in the Rata Room And Kowhai. I moved to Inglewood in 2011 with my partner Alex and my daughter Annabella. Watching my daughter grow and learn sparked my passion to become a teacher. In 2012 I started my Diploma in Teaching ECE part-time and […]

Ann Smith

Kia Ora Whanau, I am an experienced early childhood teacher who is passionate about working with our children and their families. I began teaching when our son was 3 years, relieving in our local community childcare centre, then I completed my teaching diploma while our 4 children were young. I ha

Karly Foley-Waite

Hi, my name is Karly Foley-Waite. I live in Stratford with my husband Adam and two cheeky boys Bentley and Bronny. I have been teaching in early childhood since 2008 and I have a bachelor of teaching and learning. I am super passionate about teaching under twos and love being in the Mahoe Room. I [&

Leanne Murray

Kia Ora, My name is Leanne. I am married to Des, my high school sweetheart, and we have three adult children, Katelyn (who works in the Kowhai room), Shannon and Tyler. I was born and bred here in Inglewood and I continue to enjoy being a part of this fantastic little community. I joined the [&helli

Nichola Read

Kia ora, I grew up in Bell Block. I went to University in Palmerston North where I completed my Diploma of Teaching (primary) and a Bachelor of Education (primary). I then worked teaching ESOL in private language schools and taught for 4 months at an all girls high school in Japan which I enjoyed a