Our educators are passionate about teaching your children. We love to discover your child's interests and extend them through offering a stimulating and challenging learning environment. Te Whariki is our guiding document and is central within our daily practices.

Centre Manager

Kia Ora. My name is Cheryl. 

I entered the world of Early Childhood teaching when I left high school and still enjoy discovering something new every day. I have been with Urban Explorers since it first opened and enjoy working with a team of great initiators.

Centre Administrator

Kia Ora. My name is Barb.

I am centre administrator at Urban Explorers and have been with them since it was first established. 

Head Teacher - Fantails

Kia Ora.  My name is Danni.

I am a proud mother of two fur babies, Myla (black lab) and Ember (cat) and wife to be to my other half Trent.  I love all things that are adventure related and love to try new things. I am super happy to be working alongside your  little wonders. I look forward to continuing this journey.

Head Teacher - Keas

Kia Ora. My name is Clare.

I am a proud mum of two beautiful girls aged 17 and 23. I've been teaching in ECE for over 20 years with all ages and l love my job, I get to spend my days with fascinating, challenging, rewarding little individuals supporting them to be themselves. 

Head Teacher - Tuis

Kia Ora. My name is Desire.

I am married and have 3 boys. I have been involved in early childhood education for around 15 years. My professional interests include learning about the development of young children, supporting children and their whanau, and working in a team to create exciting opportunities for young children. My personal interests include creative writing, reading, and creating wonderful memories with my whanau. 

Keen to learn more about what Urban Explorers can do for you and your child?