Altona Kindergarten 2022 Parent Advisory Group

  • President – Elisha Rendall
  • Vice President – Melissa McVay 
  • Secretary – Lisa Zammit 
  • Vice Secretary – Lisa Gielnik
  • Treasurer – Karen Audley
  • Grants Officer – Heather Pettican
  • Fundraising – Vikki Gardiakos
  • Social Media – Eline Graham
  • Teacher – Rebecca Camilleri
  • General Members
    • Sejal Mithbawkar
    • Chanette Glynn
    • Lee Heaney
    • Taylia Wright
    • Alison Warrior
    • Kate Beckman
    • Melissa Nardo
    • Kim O’Donohue

Let's Work Together!

How the Parent Advisory Group work with Altona Kindergarten

  • Work in partnership with ECMS on kindergarten related issues to ensure a high quality early childhood service.
  • The Committee meets according to the number of times specified in its Constitution, usually monthly.
  • Manage the kindergarten bank accounts.
  • Prepare and manage the kindergarten day to day operational budget and report the financial operations on a monthly basis to the ECMS Early Years Co-ordinator.
  • Maintenance and purchasing of equipment. This includes reporting to ECMS new and outstanding maintenance in accordance with relevant agreements with ECMS and Landlord (Council).
  • Fundraising for the kindergarten.
  • Payments of utilities and day to day operating expenses. Contents Insurance for the kindergarten.
  • Facilitate a sense of purpose and community involvement in the centre through the organisation of social and fundraising events.
  • Support centre staff in providing quality programs for the children by purchasing of educational equipment with funds raised from fundraising efforts in consultation with staff and ECMS, if required.
  • Report to ECMS Management any compliment or issues regarding the delivery of services.
  • Enjoy being on your child’s kindergarten committee and working as part of a team while making new friendships.