Our Staff

GPAC strives to employ trained and untrained staff of both genders covering different ages and backgrounds. This facilitates a range of ways to build relationships with children and families. All GPAC staff must pass the Working With Children Check and the service embeds a culture of transparency to protect all stakeholders.

PERMANENT STAFF

 

 

 

Tracy McCall

Educational Leader 

Qualifications:

  • Cert. IV in School Aged Education & Care
  • First Aid + Asthma and Anaphylaxis Certificate 
  • GPAC coordinator 1988-1996
  • Nominated Supervisor and Responsible Person

 

Kiara Klibbe

Team Leader (currently on maternity leave)

Qualifications:

  • Diploma of Children Services
  • Working towards Bachelor of Primary Education
  • First Aid + CPR + Asthma and Anaphylaxis Certificate
  • Nominated Supervisor and Responsible Person
 

Teri Criticos

Team Leader

Qualifications:

  • First Aid + CPR + Asthma and Anaphylaxis Certificate
  • Responsible Person
 

  

Karen Graham

Business Manager

Qualifications: 

  • First Aid + CPR + Asthma and Anaphylaxis Certificate
  • Nominated Supervisor and Responsible Person

Nicole Giezekamp

Educational Leader

Qualifications:

  • Cert. IV in School Aged Education and Care
  • First Aid + CPR + Asthma and Anaphylaxis Certificate
  • GPAC coordinator 2008-2018
  • Responsible Person and Nominated Supervisor


Michelle Cummins

Full-time Educator

Qualifications:

  • Cert. IV in School Aged Education and Care
  • First Aid + CPR + Asthma and Anaphylaxis Certificate
  • Responsible Person


Brayden Wall

Full-time Educator

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor Creative Arts
  • Bachelor of Graphic Design
  • First Aid + CPR + Asthma & Anaphylaxis Certificate
  • Responsible Person

Jacky Bateman

Office Administrator

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor Health Sciences
  • Advanced Diploma Nutritional Medicine
  • First Aid + CPR + Asthma & Anaphylaxis Certificate

 

CASUAL STAFF

 

 

 

Ethan Crawshaw

Casual Educator

Qualifications:

  • Working towards Bachelor of Media and Communications
  • First Aid + CPR + Asthma & Anaphylaxis certificate

 

 

 

Jan White

Casual Educator

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor of Primary Education
  • First Aid Certificate

 

 

 

Sophie Coyne  

Casual Educator

Qualifications:

  • Working towards Bachelor in Nursing
  • Assistant in Nursing
  • First Aid Certificate
 

Jessica McKenzie-Hicks

Casual Educator

Qualifications:

  • Working towards a Bachelor of Secondary Education
  • First Aid + CPR Certificate
 

Samantha Giezekamp

Casual Educator

Qualifications:

  • Cert. III in Individual Support (disability)
  • Cert. IV in Training and Assessing
  • First Aid + CPR + Asthma and Anaphylaxis Certificate
 

James Mackay

Casual Educator

Qualifications:

  • Working towards a Bachelor of Primary Education

Gemma Snowball

Casual Educator

Qualifications:

  • Working towards a Bachelor of Theatre and hopes to study drama teaching later

Ellyse Muir

Casual Educator

Qualifications:

  • 6 years experience working in child care