Our Part-Time Team

ELF Part-Time Staff


Aisha Mohamed

Lecturer / Assessor / Workplace Mentor: Aisha Mohamed

Montessori Diploma (Montessori Centre International)
Registered Assessor (Edutel)
Teaching experience in the UK, South Africa & United Arab Emirates

Renèe Wegewarth

Lecturer / Assessor / Workplace Mentor: Renèe Wegewarth

Montessori Diploma (ELF MTT)
Teaching Diploma Hewett College of Education
Book-keeping Diploma Damelin College
Principal Starfish Montessori
Registered Assessor (In-Tuition)

Nina Hendricks

Administrator: Nina Hendricks

Various Short courses in Business Administration
Montessori Certificate 3-6 years (College of Modern Montessori)
Montessori 3-6 Pre-Primary Diploma (ELF Montessori Teacher Training, Cape Town)
Over 7 years of experience in Administration in various environments
Over 14 years of experience in Montessori environments as an assistant, relief teacher and Aftercare supervisor

Safiya Cassim

Lecturer / Assessor: Safiya Cassim

B.A (Honours) Applied Language Studies (University of Pretoria)
B.A English Studies (University of Pretoria)
TESOL English English to Speakers of other Languages
Montessori Diploma (College of Modern Montessori)
Intermediate Phase teaching experience (Ridgeway Primary School, Limpopo)
Lecturing experience (University of Pretoria)

Shelley Meintjes

Lecturer / Assessor (Toddler & Pre-Primary): Shelley Meintjes

Montessori Diploma (London Montessori Centre International)
Experience in Toddler and Pre-Primary Montessori environments
Experience in teaching gymnastics and horse riding to young children

 Kim McFarlane

Lecturer : Kim Mc Farlane

Current Head of Academics and Principal of Launchpad Parkwood
B.A Child Psychology (Randburg Afrikaans University, now known as University of Johannesburg)
Montessori 0-6 Toddler & Pre-Primary Diploma (College of Modern Montessori)
5 years of teaching experience
8 years of experience in NGO & Community Development
Life Skills Coach (Crossroads 2013)

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