Our Team

Our team of staff at St Mary’s OSHC are highly dedicated, enthusiastic and passionate about working with children. The staff aim to create a fun, nurturing and safe environment for the children at the centre, led by our Nominated Supervisor and Centre Director, Rita.


  • Director and Nominated Supervisor
  • I have worked in the OSHC industry for 22 years and currently in my final years of Teaching Degree with University of New England Armidale.
  • My passion is to create a centre that provides many opportunities for children to explore their creative skills and develop positive relationships with their peers
  • My favourite thing at the centre is the transformation that has taken place and implementing new programming that allows the children to contribute to activities that they have requested through the children’s meetings and family suggestions.
  • At home I enjoy spending time with family and my pet family and of course Shopping till I drop at any nearby market or sale.




  • Assistant Director
  • Lauren is currently studying Primary Education at Western Sydney University.
  • Lauren has a fun, bubbly personality and enjoys travelling, exploring new places and leisure activities with the children.

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  • Educator
  • Melissa is studying Occupational Therapy at the Australian Catholic University.
  • She loves a good game with the kids that does not involve running.

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  • Educator
  • Luci is currently studying in her second year at Macquarie University studying psychology and education.
  • Luci is passionate in working with children and is easy going and enjoys getting involved in art and sport activities.

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  • Educator.
  • Nibal has a diploma in early childhood education and care since 2016
  • She enjoys working with children everyday and loves watching the children develop and mature into young individuals.
  • Nibal feels it is important that each child feels safe, secure and well respected.

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  • Educator
  • Mariam’s studying her Diploma in early childhood education and care.
  • She enjoys working with children, enjoys art and craft, wants to travel the world and loves going out.

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  • Educator
  • Demi is a fun girl who loves a board game or two.
  • Demi loves playing outside in the sun and playing video games at home.
  • She is currently studying a Bachelor of Nursing at Western Sydney University.

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Nidaa Naboulsi

  • Educator
  • Nidaa has a Diploma in Children’s Services and currently studying Masters of Teaching
  • She has always had an interest in communicating and building strong relationships. This will help me gather great ideas of children’s interests and encourage them to fulfil their dreams.

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