Gowrie Victoria courses and instructors

Gowrie Victoria is a leader in early childhood education with children’s programs that set the benchmark for the sector, and demonstrate excellence in delivery of training and professional development to the next generation of leaders.

Gowrie Victoria is a leader in early childhood education with children’s programs that set the benchmark for the sector, and demonstrate excellence in delivery of training and professional development to the next generation of leaders.

Gowrie Victoria successfully provides services such as Long Day Care, Accredited Training and Professional Learning and Support.

Since 1939 Gowrie Victoria has been committed to excellence in education. ‘Our purpose is to build a good future through the enrichment of children’s lifelong potential and we achieve this through education.’ Gowrie Victoria works with;
• children and families in our long day care and preschool programs
• students in our qualifications and professional learning programs
• everyone who is involved or interested in early childhood through our demonstration services, learning and resource programs, general advice and information services and partnerships

At Gowrie Victoria, Education is seen as ‘Learning, Teaching and Caring’. Our approach is to provide you with expertise, current practice knowledge and an in-depth understanding of current issues.

All programs are linked to the National Quality Standard, and underpinned by the Early Years Learning Framework for Australia (EYLF), the Victorian Early Years Learning and Development Framework (VEYLDF), and My Time Our Place, the Framework for School Age Care.

Gowrie Victoria Instructors (2)

  • Caitlin O’Connell

    Caitlin O’Connell has extensive experience in the training sector and has been involved in a variety of educational roles in the Children’s and Community Services field in Victoria and the Northern

    Caitlin O’Connell has extensive experience in the training sector and has been involved in a variety of educational roles in the Children’s and Community Services field in Victoria and the Northern Territory. She currently works with Gowrie Victoria developing curriculum material and training and assessing future Children’s Services professionals.

    Caitlin has been involved in the design and implementation of quality assurance processes and training programs within her field of expertise. With her passion for child development she is currently pursuing a degree in Child Psychology.

  • Helen Lawrence

    As a trained early childhood and primary teacher, Helen has worked in a range of educational settings including long day care, kindergartens, occasional care and primary schools.

    As a trained early childhood and primary teacher, Helen has worked in a range of educational settings including long day care, kindergartens, occasional care and primary schools. Through this she has gained valuable insights into the strengths and complexities of each learning environment.

    As a parent of three she has also experienced early childhood development and learning from a very personal perspective.

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