At Headon Forest Montessori the staff members are caring, patient and enjoy working with the children. Our staff remains mindful of our quality of services and strives for a standard of excellence and innovation in our program. Our teachers adhere to our core values of inclusiveness, collaboration, integrity and accountability. We believe in being inclusive and endeavor to remove all barriers which prevent acceptance and accessibility. We have a collaborative team which shares ideas and work together toward a common goal of providing a safe, nurturing and inspiring learning environment.
All staff members have education and experience as required by the Ministry of Community, Family and Children’s Services and the Ministry of Education. The Casa Room (2.5-6 years) have two MACTE qualified Montessori teachers and an assistant teacher. The Toddler room (18 months to 2.4 years) has a RECE (Registered Early Childhood Educator). All regular staff has their First Aid and CPR training, along with a police background check. Other certification of staff on site includes –Food Handlers & other certificates of training in Child Development and environment preparation related to Preschool settings. All Staff must be 18 years of age or older. Our Staff attends a minimum of 2 training and development seminars per year to maintain a quality standard of services.