Our People

Our People

Our educators are kind and caring people who love involving children in their learning and encouraging them as each milestone is reached. In our centre, your child will enjoy play-based learning as our educators guide them. Our one-on-one attention means that we help instil skills and confidence for your child to take into the wider world. We celebrate and cherish your child’s accomplishments and foster connections with family and the broader community.

Meet our Centre Manager

Name: Tami Seaman

Years in Child Care: 15 years

Qualifications: Bachelor of Education Early Childhood

What makes you passionate about Early Childhood Education? The first 5 years of a child’s life are so important, and I love being able to be apart of that development and explosion of learning.

Why do you believe your centre is an excellent choice for parents seeking the best child care? Milestones has caring, passionate qualified educators that value building meaningful relationships with children across the centre. We provide stimulating interest-based activities for all children in our care. We have the largest natural, outdoor environment in the Bathurst community with a mini farm of pets.

Fun fact about you? My family nick name is Fred.
Meet our Assistant Centre Manager

Meet our Assistant Centre Manager

Name: Madison Donnelly

Years in Child Care: 8 Years

Qualifications: Studying Diploma

What makes you passionate about Early Childhood Education? I love ensuring children feel safe, secure and supported. I enjoy being there to provide comfort and to help them settle into our environments. Watching children grow and develop is the most rewarding part of an Educator’s job in my eyes. 

What makes your centre different from others? We have a broad range of qualified staff who are enthusiastic and passionate about the programs we offer here at Milestones. Our outdoor yard and love for having pets sets us apart from other centres. 
Meet our Third in Charge & Educational Leader

Meet our Third in Charge & Educational Leader

Name: Katlyn Barnes

Years in Child Care: 6

Qualifications: ECT

What makes you passionate about Early Childhood Education? Watching children grow and learn new things. Also being able to offer a safe and welcoming environment to all children.

What makes your centre different from others? Our amazing outdoor yard, and animal yard.

How would you apply the national Quality Standards and EYLF for Educational Programming? The National Quality Standards and Early Years Learning Framework, underpins all we do at our centre. We link to both important documents as well as the Lifelong Learning Curriculum in our programming and planning. In doing this, we know that our program is backed by educational theory and practices, and therefore of the highest possible standard.