Teina Teachers


Nisha Shaji

Teina Teacher

PG Diploma in Education (ECE Registered)

Bachelor of Education

Kia Ora, my name is Nisha Shaji. I am from South India. I have been in New Zealand since 2016. My family consists of my husband, my 9 year old daughter and I.

I am a provisionally registered ECE teacher. I have worked in a wide range of ECE centres in New Zealand. At the moment I am enrolled with the North American Montessori Centre to do the Diploma in Montessori Education.

I love children and my greatest passion is to support and guide children to be great citizens of the future.



Jamie Bravo

Teina Teacher

(Certificate - Early Childhood Learning)

Kia Ora, my name is Jamie and I am originaly from the Philippines. I was a nurse back home and moved in to New Zealand 5 years ago.

I have worked with children in hospitals, home-based and now I'm entering a centre-based organisation. I have completed a Certification in Early Childhood Education and am currently enrolled in a course at the North American Montessori Center.

I love children, and I see my self working and having fun with them. I love guiding little tamariki building up their confidence and helping them discover their abilities that will aid them to a smooth transition. I look forward to working alongside your children to support and nurture their dreams and aspirations.