Meet Our Staff
Rutendo is the founder of Christian Academy Kindergarten, she holds several certifications in Finance and Human resources management. She has been in the field of Finance and Human resources for over twelve years, managing big teams across the globe namely (Botswana, Kenya, Namibia, Nigeria, Middle East and South Africa).
Rutendo has always been passionate about children and their well-being and knew that one day she will own a state-of-the-art kindergarten.
Chef André is a qualified chef in Culinary Arts and Food preparation. He is a graduate from the acclaimed Prue Leith Chef ‘s school. André is a passionate foodie and is the owner of Chef André (PTY) Ltd which is the holding company of FeedMi (PTY) Ltd. André is also director of Business Traxion providing business and logistics consulting services.
FeedMi owns a food truck business, also offering catering for private and corporate events. Feedmi is operated and managed by André and Theo. These chefs are experienced in multiple food and nutrition disciplines and pride themselves on the quality, freshness and creativeness of their food production. Their vast experience and skill will ensure that the food provided to the kids will be healthy, safe and nutritional. Importantly for the kids, it will also be tasty and fun to eat. (To beat the Monday blues the food on Mondays will be a “treat” for the kids to look forward to).
Danielle is honored to have been selected to join the Christian Academy Kindergarten team. She has a passion for teaching as well as learning. She holds various certifications in childcare, and then furthered her studies up to grade R. She holds a first aid qualification as well as have firefighting certificate. She has attended several workshops to enhance knowledge & ability to teach to the best of her abilities. She has over 6 years teaching experience in various age groups
Memory has 4 years’ experience. She enjoys to plan, provide and take part in play-based activities that stimulate and support children’s intellectual, physical, social, emotional and language development.
She also specializes in encouraging, enabling, stimulating and ensuring the safe keeping of the children always.
Jolene has over 5 years’ experience as a Kindergarten teacher. Jolene has experience with kids from 18 months to 7 years of age. she specializes in Structured Play, outside play, Eye hand coordination game, Ball catching, Motor Skill, Recess duties, Facilitated Play, Themes, Lesson planning, outside play, Structured activities, Facilitating and teaching sporting activities. She is very passionate about children and animals.
Annah has over 10 years’ experience as a child minder. She ensures that teachers provide high quality childcare, within a positive, safe and happy environment. She is responsible for planning and preparing a programme of play-based activities and in the completion of all relevant record keeping, paperwork and administration. She also offers support to the Kindergarten teachers. Annah is loves children and is very keen on their wellbeing.
Natasha is passionate about children and has been in this field for over 10 years. She holds several certificates in ECD. She is very passionate about children and has vast experience in the ECD industry. She believes in purposeful learning and is excited to begin her new chapter at Christian Academy Kindergarten
She has vast experience in structured Play, outside play, Eye hand coordination game, Ball catching, Motor Skill, Recess duties, Facilitated Play, Themes, Lesson planning, outside play, Structured activities, Facilitating and teaching sporting activities.
She strives to make a difference by teaching “little Great folks” that will be tomorrow’s great leaders.
Anna has over five years’ experience and is very passionate about babies. She is responsible for hosting activities that stimulate and support children’s intellectual, physical, social, emotional and language development, as well as to fulfil any specific educational requests that teachers may have.