Our People

Our People

Our people

At Eagleby Children’s Centre, you’ll encounter a warm and family-like atmosphere. The people behind this welcoming environment are our friendly educators. These passionate educators love to work with children, from infancy to school age, guiding them through developmental milestones, observing as they learn independently, and building on their skills and interests.

Meet Our Centre Manager


Courtney Whenuaroa

Years in childcare:  8 years

Qualifications:  Advanced Diploma in Children’s Services

What makes you passionate about working in childcare? Our children have helped me realise the importance of early education and being able to foster and support them in a safe and secure environment is very rewarding for me. Building positive relationships and instilling a sense of self identity and confidence is a huge advantage to their growth in development & learning.

What is the funniest or most memorable moment you can share from working in childcare? Plenty of memorable moments, I love when children are first learning to talk and the unfiltered comments and inventive stories they experience can be quite comical and adorable.

Why do you believe your centre is an excellent choice for parents seeking the best childcare? Because we all try to play a vital role in supporting a better future for our children alongside their parents by maintaining relationships with our children and working out the best approach and strategies to better their learning development.