Jane is a registered nurse who has cared for babies and their families since 1993.
Jane completed her General Nurse training at St Vincent's Hospital, Melbourne in 1989. After her graduate year she spent 14 months at The Royal Children's hospital before embarking on an overseas adventure. Jane lived and worked in England for 5 years. During that time she fulfilled her childhood dream of becoming a 'baby nurse' and completed her certificate of Newborn Intensive Care at St Georges Hospital, London.
On returning to Melbourne in 1996 Jane joined the Neonatal Unit team at the Royal Children's hospital. She remained there as a senior nurse and Care Manager for 14 years until becoming practice nurse for Dr John Mills.
Jane has a special interest in breastfeeding and gained qualification as an International Board Certified Lactation Consultant in 2006. Jane continues to work part time in Special Care Nursery and as a private Lactation Consultant.
Jane is married and has two beautiful sons at primary school. When she is not being the family taxi service, Jane enjoys jogging, photography and entertaining with friends.
Maxine joined the staff as practice manager in December 2012 when she first came to Australia. She moved from the UK to be closer to her family and is busy trying to settle into the Australian way of life.
Having completed a Biomedical Sciences degree at the University of London, Maxine decided to embark on a healthcare management career and completed the NHS management training scheme. Maxine has had experience in managing a variety of different services at a large London teaching hospital and additionally spent a few months working as a writer for a leading healthcare management publication. More recently, she has completed a Masters qualification in Health and Public Leadership in which she was was awarded a distinction.
At the beginning of 2016 Maxine became a mother to twin girls and they are keeping her very busy indeed. Between play dates and chasing toddlers around, she enjoys baking and getting some peace and quiet when walking her dog, Geoffrey.
Annie became a part of the growing practice in 2010 after a tumultuous time in Real Estate whilst trying to finish her fashion degree. Grateful for the change from verbal renters to vocal babies, she enjoys being a part of the administrative team and aids in the day to day running of the office.
When she’s not making appointments and cooing at babies, Annie is a fashion events manager intern planning runways and mediating between designers and models. To date she has managed both local and international runways, as well as designing for private opera companies.
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Charlotte is a new addition to the practice starting just this year and enjoys working and learning in a medical environment.
Currently studying a Bachelor of Arts at the University of Melbourne, Charlotte has taken an interest in criminology. In particular she enjoys studying forensics and criminological theory, along with watching every Netflix crime series listed.
When Charlotte is not studying or working, she enjoys hanging out with her friends at cafés and bars, skiing in winter and exploring new funky restaurants with her family. Charlotte has a younger sister, who she enjoys going to frozen yogurt with and walking their dog Lola.