We are pleased to introduce Tarneit YMCA Early Learning Centre’s Kindergarten Teacher: Juliana Sbaglia.


How long have you been working in early childhood education?

I have had the privilege to work in both an Early Childhood Centre and in an After School Care programs since 2016.


Why are you passionate about Early Learning?

Supporting children as they grow in reaching their greatest potential; seeing their overall holistic development rise to the next level is always a special milestone to be part of.


What will you bring to your role at our Early Learning Centre?

The inclusive provision of intentional indoor and outdoor programs where all children are treated equally as capable and competent learners.

I believe having a passionate love and attitude to the role of a kinder teacher, fosters an environment for children to feel secure and thrive, which brings children to their greatest level of learning.


Name one (1) unique element you will bring to the Kinder Teacher role

Can I make it 2?!   Implementing sustainability and the creative arts.


What do you look for in a team of educators?

Honesty and reliability builds a solid foundation to allow for collaboration. Working together to make a difference, sharing ideas and works in a way that which will work best for the classroom.


Can you describe to me why you find Early Learning Education so fulfilling

Positive feedback from parents about their child’s happiness and learning is a wonderfully fulfilling moment.


What are you most excited about in this role?

Meeting all our new families and their children that are starting care with us here at Tarneit YMCA Early Learning Centre and being able to watch children grow in their learning.


What do you enjoy doing on the weekends?

I love spending time with family and friends


What are 5 words your friends would use to describe you:

Talkative, Friendly, Hardworking, Honesty, Reliable. 


How can Early Learning support families to thrive?

By working together with families; learning more about each individual child’s needs, and supporting their unique development and growth.


What will make Tarneit’s Kinder program unique?

Supporting all children’s overall holistic development, encouraging their independence, and capability every day in the classroom.


Juliana would love to meet your family. When you book a guided tour of our centre, a member of our team will welcome you, answer your questions, and guide you through our indoor and outdoor spaces.

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