Chevron Training is proud to introduce you to our Childcare & Healthcare tutors
At Chevron Training we pride ourselves in employing the best people in the industry to deliver courses to you. By investing heavily in our people we can guarantee student satisfaction. All of our trainers are highly qualified individuals with vast and relevant industry experience.
Karen Dunne, Childcare Programme Leader
Karen is a vastly experienced childcare tutor who has lectured in the subject matter area with a third level institution in Ireland. With a Masters in Childhood Education, Equality and Diversity, Karen is able to combine her theoretical knowledge of the subject area with the practical experience of running her own Montessori facility to provide students with a fascinating insight into the study of Early Childhood.
Myriam Cregg, Childcare Tutor
Myriam is an experienced tutor who has previously worked on QQI level 5 and level 6 programmes and is currently a tutor for our BA (Hons) in Early Childhood Studies (Online) programme. Her qualifications include a Master’s Degree in Child, Youth and Family Studies, a Diploma in Montessori Teacher Training (3 – 6 years) and a BA (Hons) in Early Childhood Education and Care. Myriam has worked in a variety of early years settings and has specialised knowledge and experience in early years music exploration. Myriam completed her MA thesis on behaviour guidance in the early year’s setting and considers respect for children’s rights paramount to quality ECCE provision. In addition to this, Myriam has a keen interest in e-learning, blended learning and instructional design.
Elaine O’Brien, Childcare Tutor
Elaine holds a BA (Hons) Degree in Early Childhood Education and Care. Elaine’s enthusiasm, dedication and acute awareness of the issues surrounding Early Childhood meant that her marks were in the upper 5% band of her class, which led to her graduating with a high level award. Elaine has experience in a variety of different roles in several different Early Years settings and in the primary school environment. Elaine has a child centred approach and is particularly interested in a play based child led curriculum.
Fiona Wylie, Healthcare Tutor
Fiona is a vastly experienced healthcare professional who holds a BA (Honours) in Applied Social Studies and has recently graduated with a Masters in Child, Youth & Family Studies. In addition to this, Fiona has a great deal of practical experience in the healthcare industry. This includes specialism in dementia care, palliative care and recovery in mental health. Fiona correspondingly specialised in youth studies, addiction, children’s rights and the facilitation of work life balance.
Wanda Redmond, Childcare Tutor
Wanda holds a BA honours degree in Applied Social Studies in Social Care. She has worked for over 10 years in the Early Years sector managing various settings. She has tutored QQI Level 5 and 6 ECCE courses for many years utilising both her practical and theoretical knowledge. Wanda has a keen interest in the area of outdoor play which brought her on a study trip to visit the Barnehage in Norway.