Our Team

Meet the Yummies Team

Isabel van Emmenis, owner & principal of Yummies has 24 years’ experience in child education. Isabel has diplomas in both Child Day Care and Child Psychology and has a NQF Level 4 & 5 Qualification in ECD.

Hilda is Isabel’s PA and started at Yummies in 2006. Hilda does all the admin at Yummies.

Oswald is our gardener. He keeps Yummies in tip-top condition on the outside and also runs our vegetable garden.

Rebecca started at Yummies in 2016. She is our cook and ensures that our little ones get tasty and nutritious meals.

Ruth is our cleaner and ensures that our school stays clean and in tiptop condition.

Merle has been at Yummies since 2012 and has a NQF Level 4 qualification in ECD. She teaches the Parrot Class.

Dudu started at Yummies in 2006. She teaches and takes care of the other turning 5 class (Leopard Class) and has a NQF Level 4 qualification in ECD.

Letichia started at Yummies in 2015. She teaches one of the turning 4 classes (Butterfly Class). She has a NQF Level 4 qualification and 13 years’ experience working with children.

Zukiswa is our assistant to the turning 4 section and has been working at Yummies since April 2011.

Victoria started at Yummies in 2015 and also assists Teacher Letichia with the 3 – 4 year olds.

Mittah is our Fish Class teacher, which is one of our turning 3 classes. She’s been at Yummies since 2009.

Leah joined Yummies in 1996. She teaches the other turning 3 class (Pony Class). She is busy with her NQF Level 4 qualification.

Rachel has been working at Yummies since 2016. She teaches the potty-trainers and has a NQF Level 4 qualification in ECD.

Susan’s been working at Yummies since 2009. She looks after the toddlers in the potty class.

Lerato started at Yummies in 2007. She looks after the well-being of all the babies and has a NQF Level 4 qualification.

Amazing school. My son loves it.. the staff is great
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Peter Zimkhitha
Best decision I have ever made for our daughter...
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Asiphe Mawegirls Mayatula