PO Box 32

Cannon Hill QLD 4170


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Kilpi Project Management


Thornlie, Western Australia


Great Beginnings means giving children a fun, happy, safe and stimulating environment. We believe children are our future and our team strive to encourage all our children to be individual achievers in their early education environment.

We are open from 6:30 am – 6:00 pm, Monday to Friday. Our warm and inviting Service offers nutritious meals and is committed to teaching our children the values of community and sustainability.

Contact us to book in a tour to learn more about our fabulous Service!


What is your name?

Vikki Pashley.

How long have you been working in early education?

15 Years.

What is your favourite part of working at the Service?

Seeing the children grow and learn through what we are teaching them. Watching the children be creative in the own way.

What qualifications do you hold?

Certificate III, Diploma and a Business degree.

What are you most proud of at your Service?

I am most proud of all my educators at what a fantastic job they do each day. They all go above and beyond with all the children’s learning and experiences.

What is your favourite inspirational quote?

Let your smile change the world but don’t let the world change your smile.

What inspired you to become an Educator?

I have always wanted to have an impact on children’s life and give them something for their future.

What values are most important to you in your team members?

For my team members to be passionate about everything they are doing also for the educators to be dedicated in every day duties and to always strive to be the best they can possibly be.

What is your philosophy about educating children?

Is to provide a safe, warm and friendly environment at all times for your children. To ensure all children feel safe and secure at all times. For your children to have the chance to express themselves freely each day and to be the best they can possibly be.

What makes your team/Service special?

All of my educators hold there diploma in children’s services. All the educators have been at the Service for 5 years plus. As we are a small Service all the educators know all parents and children at the Service. All educators have their own special relationship with the children at the Service.

As a child what did you want to be when you grew up?

As a child I wanted to be a teacher, teaching children of the future is what I strived for. Getting into the early educational care is the best thing that I could of ever done. It is such I rewarding job.

What message would you like to tell parents considering your Service?

If you are looking for a Service for your precious little one please come in and have a look at our Service. The feel you get from the Service is what will make you decide if this is the Service for you. When looking for care you have to feel comfortable in leaving your little one in our care. Nothing worse than leaving a child in the care of a Service that you don’t 100% trust. We are very honest in what we offer and will always have communication with you regarding the service.


190 - 192 Yale Road

Thornlie, WA 6108

Ph. 08 9493 2392






Monday to Friday

6.30am to 6.00pm



  • Nappies Provided

  • Nutritional Balanced Meals Provided 

  • Approved Kindergarten Program

  • Fully Air Conditioned

  • Onsite Parking


Meeting the National Quality Standards

  • We promote an open door policy where families can visit the centre at any time during operational hours and are offered a walk through and an overview of what we provide and offer as a centre.

  • Once families have completed a tour they will receive an enrolment pack with all necessary paperwork.

  • Once enrolled, the orientation process begins.

  • The orientation process is an arrangement made between families and staff that supports the family's needs.

Contact Great Beginnings Thornlie to book a tour today