Our team


Pam Ridd

 Pam has worked in training and Community Centres for over 15 years.  Her experience spans everything from workplace training and assessment through to managing both Registered Training Organisations and several Neighbourhood Houses.  She is committed to lifelong learning and demonstrates this commitment, going to University to gain her degree in Adult Learning and Development as an adult learner. She is passionate about providing opportunities to the community members who attend the Centre to gain the benefits of social inclusion and life skills through to the first steps along the way to further education

Childcare COordinator

Jo Vermeend

Jo has extensive experience working in the childcare sector.She holds a number of Childcare qualifications including her Advanced Diploma in Childcare. Jo has a wonderful ability to cater for the needs of the children at a variety of ages in her program She has the ability to cater to the needs of different children and families to get the best possible outcomes for them.  Her experience working in the HIPPY program at Glastonbury Child and family services has helped her understand not only the needs of the children attending our service but an empathy and understanding of the families as well. Her dedication is obvious when you see her interacting with the children.

cate Jeffery

Childcare educator

Cate Jeffery is our regularly rostered childcare assistant. Cate holds a Diploma of Childrens Services. We also have a number of other on call staff supporting the Childcare staff

Leah Phillips

Office Assistant/Program Planner

Leah joined the team in September 2018 and brings with her administration experience, community focus and knowledge of our growing community.  



We have wonderful tutors with skills and knowledge in their special subjects ready to share with you in our classes.  They teach everything from technology subjects through to arts and crafts. They are passionate about passing on their knowledge to you.