Montessori and Waldorf Steiner early years Practitioner
Currently working as a Teacher's assistant in a Waldorf Steiner kindergarten, I have many years of experience in working with children from 0 to 15, from running my own nursery to nannying and tutoring.
Languages spoken:Italian (Native Language) , English (Fluently) , French (Intermediate) , Spanish (Beginner)
Experience:More than 10 years of experience
Drivers License YesFirst Aid certificate Yes
Access to a vehicle YesHas children Yes
Tasks that Moira can help with
Professional development courses undertaken include: First Aid for Child Carers (Paediatric First Aid and First aid at work), Food and Hygiene,Safeguarding and Child Protection, Behaviuor Management, the Art of Puppetry and School Readiness; London Steiner Waldorf Early Childhood Training Course; Level 5; Professional qualification in Nursery management undertaken in Italy; Sun Yoga Kids teacher training (3 to 6 – Jacqueline Koay); Trained as a Montessori examiner and assisted as an examiner at Montessori College Wimbledon; The importance of the early years (DR. Silvana Quattrocchi-Montanaro); Landmark Education seminars for children 8 to 14 years old (personal development course) Teacher’s course in Neuro-Physiolocical and Psychological development for children with specific learning difficulties, co-ordination & behavioural problems (Peter Blythe, PhD and Sally Goddard-Blythe – INPP). Montessori College – Wimbledon, SW19: Diploma of Montessori early childhood, level 4. I have a keen interest in European languages and cultures. I have a great passion for cinema, especially cult, foreign and independent films. I attend the local Cinema Forum in Stroud and a class of life drawing. I have enthusiasm for walking my dog in the countryside. We both love the beach especially. I attend Aqua Gym classes and recently been attending Zumba classes. I sometimes go to cheer our local football club, Forest Green Rovers. I have travelled extensively throughout Europe, Australia, New Zealand, Nepal, Israel and Egypt. In 2006 I took a sabbatical year and travelled in Asia (Thailand where I worked as a volunteer, Cambodia, Laos then reached China, Tibet, Nepal where I worked as a volunteer, India, where I taught English in Dharamsala as a volunteer to Tibetan refugees), New Zealand, Australia, Chile and Easter Island, Argentina, Bolivia and Peru.