Carmel Moro

1st Year at MELCC

Carmel has her bachelors in early childhood education and over 20 years experience in the industry including over 11 years running a community based centre.

Carmel brings a wide range of expertise and energy to her role at Malvern Early Learning.


Alex Cox

Educational Leader & 3-Year-Old Kinder Lead Educator
Four Years at MELCC

Alex completed her Diploma of Community Services (Children’s Services) in 2001 and in 2012 completed her Advanced Diploma of Children’s Services. Alex is lead educator at Malvern Early Learning.

Since beginning her career in the early childhood sector 13 years ago she has worked in both the Private and Not for Profit sectors. During this time she held positions in both management and as senior educator.  Alex is passionate about early childhood and believes that children are confident and capable learners when provided with learning opportunities through providing a play based curriculum.


Kala Osborne

Toddler Room Lead Educator
Three Years at MELCC

Kala holds a Diploma in Children’s services and has been Educating children for over 10 years. She believes that each child has their own unique way of learning and that educators have responsibility to present opportunities for children to discover through play base learning. Kala has sound knowledge of the EYLF and is enthusiastic about providing programs which reflect children’s interests and then scaffold’s their learning by providing stimulating play experiences. 


Brodie Miles

Babies Room Lead Educator
Four Years at MELCC

Brodie started as a trainee at Malvern Early Learning in January 2015 and completed her Diploma in Early Childhood Education and Care. Brodie is passionate about sustainability and educating the children of today for a better tomorrow. Brodie believes in a play based approach and that all children need to feel safe, secure and supported in order to thrive in their environment.


Rachael Klimowitsky

4-Year-Old Kinder Teacher
1st Year at MELCC

With 11 years of experience across sessional, private school and long day care environments, a Bachelor of Early Childhood Education and a Diploma of Children’s Services, Rachael is extremely passionate about supporting children to develop a love of learning. Her philosophy of teaching and learning is inspired by the Reggio Emilia approach, which values children as capable and curious learners. Rachael’s high quality educational pre-school programs and nurturing approach ensure a learning environment where children feel inspired, safe, secure and supported.


Committee of Management

MELCC is a parent-managed  community-owned childcare centre where decisions about care and education are made collectively. Family members of children attending the centre are encouraged to get involved and apply to be a part of the committee. Family members are also encouraged to support the centre using any particular skills they wish to contribute with.