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Emma Hopkinson - Centre Manager
Kia Ora, I am Emma Horne, the Centre Manager of Natural Steps Ellerslie Village. My husband and I are loving parents to our daughter Natalia and son Braxton. I hold a Bachelor of Education (ECE) and have over 11 years experience in Early Childhood. I believe that quality in ECE is essential and are lucky to work with a team of teachers who hold the same belief. Together we work with families to provide the best possible education and care for children in our centre.
Christine Perry - Head Teacher Over 2 Villa
Kia ora, my name is Christine Perry and I am the Head Teacher in the Preschool Villa at Natural Steps Ellerslie Village. I have over 18 years experience in the Early Childhood field. I hold a Bachelor of Education (ECE) and I am dedicated with nurturing the young minds of children in my care. My passions include literacy and exploration through messy play and I enjoy weaving fun through the curriculum.
Natasha Wallace - Head Teacher Infant and Toddler Villa
Hi, my name is Natasha Wallace and I work at Natural Steps Ellerslie Village as the Head Teacher in the Infant and Toddler Villa. I hold a Bachelor of Education (ECE) and have over four years’ experience.
My fiancé Shane and I are the parents of two wonderful children Me’a and Jacob. I am dedicated to providing a loving and nurturing environment for all children in my care.