Kimihia Preschool and Early Leaning Centre Christchurch

Phone 389 1800
to arrange a visit

Our Staff


Nan Caldwell ACTD

Centre Manager

Radhika Chakrabarti MBA (Marketing & Human Resources)
BA (Geography Honours)
Grad Dip ECE
Teacher Registration

Team Leaders

Penny Clark BTchLn Primary
Post Grad Diploma ECE
Certificate in Child Protection Studies
Teacher Registration
Certificate in Infant and Toddler Mental Health

Leza Morgan BEd
Grad Dip ECE

DipTch – Primary
Teacher Registration


Robyn HarryDiploma ECE
Teacher Registration

Rasela Saufatu Diploma ECE - currently on Maternity Leave.
Teacher Registration

Jayne Whittle Diploma ECE
Teacher Registration

Hayley Rupp-Stimolo BTchLn ECE
Teacher Registration

Melanie Jane BA (Education)
National Certificate in Adult Literacy Education

Lisa Clement Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA)
Graduate Diploma of Teaching ECE  (Graddip Tchg - ECE)
Certificate in English Language Teaching to Adults (CELTA)
Certificate in Te Reo Maori - Poupou Huia Te Reo Maori

Support Teachers

Hyun Jin (Jinny) Lee
Certificate in ECE (Level 3)
Certification in Teaching English as a Foreign Language

Karitane Nurse

Tracy Stewart


Kay Sullivan

Food Managers

Beryl Hill
Sue Lomas