Our People

Our People

Maria Golding, Centre Manager

Tell us a bit about yourself.

I’ve lived in Helensville for 20 years and am delighted to be involved in bringing a new high quality centre to the area. This is much overdue! I’ve worked in early childhood education for over 25 years now and it is a sector I am extremely passionate about.

What inspired you to forge a career in early childhood?

I wanted to make a difference in children’s lives.

What do you love most about what you do?

Seeing the excitement in children when they first learn something new.

What is your personal ECE philosophy?

Empower children to develop a love of learning and to reach their full potential in life.

Bachelor of Education, Diploma of Teaching in Early Childhood Education (ECE), fully registered teacher.