Staff

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Lindsey Rule

Principal

BA (Education) UNISA

Higher Diploma in Education (WITS)

Intec Diploma in Trauma Counselling

Accredited Protective Behaviours Facilitator

Principal at BNS since 2003

Fire Fighting

First Aid

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Lynne Fridberg

School Administrator

Campus 2

Matric

Damelin Diploma in bookkeeping

24 years Corporate Admin

2 seasons assisting at Wendy’s Dolphin Swim School

Administrator at BNS since 2013

First Aid & Fire Fighting

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Bronya Wittstock

Grade R – Giraffes Teacher

Campus 2

B.A. Degree (WITS)

Higher Diploma in Education (WITS)

5 years Senior School

Grade 00 teacher at BNS since 2013

Swimming Instructor

First Aid & Fire Fighting

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Shona van de Ven

Gr 00 – Bunnies Teacher

Campus 2

3 year studying Emergency Medicine (NDip-incomplete) and working as a paramedic

9 years Au pairing and running a small playgroup

11 Years preschool teaching (ages 2 – 6 years)

Short Course Certificates:

Child Psychology certificate

The Power of play

Grade R Play Based Learning Course

Sensory Integration

ADHD

Currently studying a Diploma (NQF 6) in grade R teaching

Grade R/00 teacher at BNS since 2021

First Aid & Fire Fighting

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Michelle Gardiner

Gr 00 – Penguins Teacher

Campus 2

B Ed Degree (ECD)(UNISA)

Intern FPS 2 years

Grade 00  teacher at BNS since 2014

First Aid & Fire Fighting

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Jennifer Montgomery

Grade 00 – Panda Teacher

Campus 2

B ED Degree (ECD) (UNISA)

3 years Au Pairing

Teachers Assistant at BNS since 2017

Gr00 teacher at BNS since 2018

First Aid & Fire Fighting

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Martia Boshoff

Grade R – Owl Teacher

Campus 2

Educare National Certificate (Cape Tech)

8 years Grade 00 - Principal Tinkerbell Educare

6 Years Grade 00 – Principal Stepping Stones

Grade R teacher at  BNS since 2009

First Aid & Fire Fighting

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Sandie Fernandez

Grade R – Teddies Teacher

Campus 2

Diploma in Education (Foundation) UNISA

HDE (WITS) Yr. 2

Advanced Certificate in Education (ECD)

8 years Gr 1 Teacher

Gr R teacher at BNS since 2015

Hockey Coach

Soccer Coach

First Aid & Fire Fighting

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Nikita Roets

Computer Teacher

Campus 2

Studying towards a Higher Certificate in Preschool ED

Computer teacher at BNS since 2020

First Aid & Fire Fighting

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Maria Jiyane

Aftercare Teacher

Campus 2

Matric

Supporting staff and Aftercare at BNS since 2005

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Rosenette Meintjes

Aftercare Teacher

Campus 2

4 years Teachers Assistant at Lord Milner School

Aftercare teacher at BNS since 2017

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Hilda Fraser

Aftercare Teacher

Campus 2

Intec Diploma in Childcare and Developmental Psychology

5 years Home based Day Care

6 years Aftercare – Ashbury

Aftercare teacher at BNS since 2009

First Aid & Fire Fighting

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Yvette Van Heerden

Vice Principal

Grade 000 - Dolphin Teacher

Campus 1

Diploma ECD

NQF Level 6

Diploma Reception year

17 years Pre School Experience

Dolphin teacher at BNS since 2012

First Aid & Fire Fighting

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Nicolette Odendaal

School Administrator

Campus 1

TEFL – Teaching English as a Foreign Language Certificate

(Intensive Course and Grammar Awareness)

16 Years in Administration/Tax/Bookkeeping environment

12 years Au Pair and Caring experience

Administrator at BNS since 2021

First Aid & Fire Fighting

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Catherine Green

Grade 000 - Starfish Teacher

Campus 1

INTEC – ECD Course NQF Level 4

INTEC General Psychology & Child Psychology

Promoting Positives for progress course for ADHD

OTASA ADHASA (support group of Southern Africa)

3 Years teaching at Special Needs School

1 ½ Years aftercare at BNS

Grade 000 teacher at BNS since 2012

Au pairing for 10 years (3yrs – 17 year olds)

First Aid & Fire Fighting

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Megan Herbst

Grade 0000 - Jellyfish Teacher

Campus 1

Modern Montessori Diploma

B.Ed. (Foundation Phase)

18 years Pre-School Experience

Grade 0000 teacher at BNS since 2021

First Aid & Fire Fighting

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Melissa Veliotes

Computer Teacher

Campus 1

Pro Ed Training – ECD teaching certificate NQF Level 4

Au pairing for special needs and learning disability children

Owner of Lavender Spatula

Computer teacher at BNS since 2021

First Aid & Fire Fighting

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Vuyo Klaushe

Grade 0000 - Jellyfish Teacher’s Assistant

Campus 1

Basic Early Childhood Educational Course

Teaching assistant at BNS since 2015

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Dorothy Seddon

Aftercare Teacher

Campus 1

Accredited Protective Behaviours Facilitator

Aftercare teacher at BNS since 2014

First Aid & Fire Fighting