Kathryn has been teaching for many years and is passionate about young children’s development, learning and well-being. With her academic teaching back-ground, she is able to implement this experience into running the centre. She has created a warm friendly and inviting atmosphere for children to feel safe, secure and happy. Kathryn enjoys open communication with children, staff, parents and whanau and always available to talk with. Her on-going commitment is to continue implementing quality teaching practice that allows children to be active capable learners. Her focus is creating a fun place that offers children a sense and possibility, a ‘we can achieve anything’, kind of aura that’s genuinely inspirational for young children.