Experience:Bachelor Education Diploma of Teaching New Zealand registered teacher
In-School Consultant Wellington
Amber is a highly experienced classroom teacher, based in Wellington and currently holds the Play Lead position at Oxford Crescent School, Upper Hutt. She is a passionate play advocate, with a special interest in extending children’s school experiences into nature play. In 2022, she was responsible for piloting the school’s first ‘Bush School’ experience. This was a resounding success and confirmed its place in the school calendar for 2023. Amber has experience in implementing Structured Literacy within a well-functioning play based classroom, and in working with students with high and challenging behaviour and learning needs.