Our Team

Tracey Bauer

Centre Director/ Nominated Supervisor

With 28 years’ experience in the childcare industry Tracey believes that a child’s wellbeing is paramount in building confidence, positive self esteem and resilience. A holistic approach to childcare builds a love of learning that can be carried through a child’s school years to achieve greatness in all they wish to do. Through love, nurture and consistency Tracey facilitates and provides Natural Beginnings’ families, including staff, with a warm, inviting space where children thrive and belong.

Tenille Humphreys

Centre 2IC/Admin Assistant

Tenille has 18 yrs experience in the child care industry and is passionate about Early Childhood Education through play, nature and nurture. Tenille believes every child has the right to feel safe, secure, supported and loved and she has a great knack for building connections through play.


Louise Davies

Business Admin

After moving to Australia in 2016 Louise was keen to continue working in Childcare as she had run her own home day-care service for 10 years. Louise is passionate about providing inclusive environments where children feel safe, secure and supported while maintaining the centre’s values in delivering a warm and caring space where every child is welcomed.  After much deliberation Louise has returned to the UK and works remotely for the service as our Business Admin and Accounts Manager.

Emily Waterhouse

Kindergarten Teacher

Emily is a 3 and a half year Bachelor qualified Early Childhood Teacher with 7 years experience in the childcare industry.  Emily delivers a quality program linked to the Queensland Kindergarten Learning Guidelines, she has a caring, nurturing nature and is a dedicated professional member of our team.

I love that you always welcome the children each morning with welcoming arms and smiling faces. - Parent Testimonial K & J

Thank you for all the love and care you provide daily, we love coming here.  We appreciate you. - Parent Testimonial K, L & E


Family Acknowledgments