Management Team

Janice Semple, Director

Janice is passionate about teaching children lifelong learning skills for them to carry forward into the next journey of education.

Janice holds a Diploma in children’s Services, Level 2 First Aid, CPR & Anaphylaxis Training and equivalent Cert 3 in Leadership and Management.  Advanced Diploma in Children’s Services.

Nellie Shone, Assistant Director

Nellie has been employed at The Range Children’s Centre for the past 12 years. She was employed as an aid for children with additional needs in 2005. Soon after trained as a room leader and joined the management team as Assistant Director in 2010. Before coming to Australia Nellie had spent 12 years in the Early Childhood industry in New Zealand.

Nellie has a passion for children and their cultures. While in New Zealand Nellie spent 3 years as the cultural support person for the Hawke’s Bay region, encompassing 12 early childhood centres.

Nellie holds a Diploma in Children’s Services, Level 2 First Aid, CPR & Anaphylaxis Training, Level 2 Food Handlers, Certificate IV Training and Assessing and Advanced Diploma in Children’s Services.