Alexandra has worked within the Child Care Sector for the past couple of years. She currently holds a Bachelor of Arts in Social Science, A post Graduate Diploma in Montessori Teaching from the Association Montessori Internationale (AMI) and furthered her studies in Child & Adolescent Mental Health Post Graduate Level 9 from University College Dublin.
Alexandra has worked with Children over the past 7 years in different settings which have included working as part of a Social Work team on a one to one basis with children and families known to Social Services within Ireland. She has also worked within the main hospitals around the Leinster area & for the past number of years has worked as a Montessori Teacher, this is where her heart is.
Alexandra has worked within Willow House Childcare Woodbine for close to two years as a Montessori Teacher and now as the Manager; she takes great pride in her work & feels it’s very important to promote a very friendly, happy, warm and inviting environment for all of the children in her care. She has an excellent relationship with all of the children and their parents. She treats each child as an individual, encourages them to grow in confidence develop their strengths and help each child in any way that is possible. She has also completed training in Child Protection and Awareness, Paediatric First Aid, Manual Handling, HACCP and Fire Safety.