Our Staff

Here at Kate Cocks Community Children's Centre our staff have combined decades of experience to provide the best care for your child. We believe in consistancy which leads us to maintain a high retention of staff.

Karina Moreton has been a valued educator at Kate Cocks CCC for the past 17 years. The last 7 of these as the Assistant Director and Educational Leader.

Over the years, Karina has worked in various roles which have provided her with a great understanding, knowledge and experience in the world of child care.

Karina's leadership and passion have contributed in establishing a culture of reflective practice and to encourage continuous improvement. She mentors and assists all educators with the planning cycle, development and implementation of the Educational Program.

Karina works side by side with the Assistant Director to meet the National Quality Standards and to keep our Exceeding Rating.

Assistant Director

Jessica Lawless is our Assistant Director and shares the Educational Leader role with Karina


Kate Cocks CCC has a stable team of professional Educators, Administration and Kitchen staff.

Our team of Educators come from diverse backgrounds, which includes having varied skill-sets, knowledge and beliefs.

Our Educators are our most valuable resource and each Educator brings individual qualities that create our positive, respectful and nurturing environment.

All of our Educators, strive to provide a fun and engaging space for the children, families and community where everyone has the opportunity to learn and grow.