Pedagogical Leader

Kavita joined KCCC in 2018, her last position was as the Pedagogical Leader at Clare Court Community Children’s Cooperative in Yarraville. Prior to that Kavita has worked as an Early Childhood Consultant, an Educational Leader at Grace Street Children’s service and as a Lawyer specialising in migration law. Kavita is strongly influenced by Reggio Emilia Philosophy, nature pedagogy and post-colonial and indigenous approaches to learning and teaching.

Her view is based on the context of Early Childhood as an interwoven fabric, where families, communities and Early Childhood Professionals work together in making decisions about teaching and learning.

Kavita holds a Masters of Education and Training, Bachelor of Arts, Certificate IV in Training and Assessment, Diploma in Children’s Services, Master of Teaching and assessment and recently completed her placement here at KCCC for her final aspect of the Graduate Diploma in Early Childhood Teaching.

Her love of learning does not stop there, Kavita is also enrolled in a Graduate Diploma studying Positive Psychology. Kavita aims for best practice and considers learning and evolving as an integral part of her professional being. Alongside her studies, Kavita keeps herself busy with family raising her four children with her husband.