Our Staff


Kate is the extremely passionate owner, director, nominated supervisor and educational leader of Puddleducks Early Learning Centre. With over 17 years experience in childcare a Bachelor of Education, the team could not be lead by a more enthusiastic, generous and helpful person. Kate is currently the director of Kids Cottage Middle Harbor and Tribe OSSH.



Emily, the manager, is the heart and soul of Puddleducks. She has worked with preschool children for 4 years and babies for 2 years and is the certified supervisor at the centre. Emily promotes environmental learning at the centre by involving the children in all aspects of caring for our outdoor environment. Emily holds her Diploma of Children’s Services.



Hannah is our creative and bubbly permanent educator and certified supervisor at Puddleducks. She has worked with preschool children for five years and is passionate about extending upon childrens interests. She has her Certificate Three in Children's Services and is working towards her Diploma.



Crystal is a permanent educator whose caring and compassionate nature welcomes all children. She has worked at Puddleducks for two years and has her certificate three in children's services, can speak mandarin and has a three year old son.