Our Teachers

LIZ REBETZKE - Hi, I have been lucky enough to work at Wombats Playschool as the Director and Early Childhood Teacher for the last 15 years, I have worked in a variety of Early Childhood settings over the last 25 years of my career since I graduated with my Bachelor Degree in Early Childhood in Brisbane. I absolutely love 3 and 4 year olds and am passionate about supporting their development in so many ways, with our amazing staff and incredible program we watch our 3 year olds who start our program develop into confident and creative learners and ready to engage in Preschool by the end of their Wombat year.

LINA WHITELUM - Hi my name is Lina Whitelum, I have been a part of Wombats as a Teacher’s Assistant for the last 7 years. Throughout this time and by attending Professional and Personal Training Courses I have gained great knowledge and understanding of children’s development in all areas. I love children and also love interacting with their families.

SUE FRENCH - I have two hats at Wombats and love both of them, I am the Office Manager as well as the Wombats Teachers Assistant on Monday, Wednesday and Fridays. I have worked at Wombats for almost 10 years and understand what an important role education and care plays for children. With both my girls coming through Wombats, I saw close up what an important role Wombats plays in children’s development and growth.

MARGIE SCIACCA – Hello, I am happy to be part of the Wombats team and value Early Childhood Education. I hold a diploma in Children’s Education and Care . I teach on Fridays at Wombats and have worked for many years in a variety of Early Childhood Education settings. I have three beautiful children and know how important their early days of education and care are.