Our project was born from the difficulty of many families to be able to reconcile family life with working life, an innovative concept - adapted to the society of today where children and their families enjoy learning in many activities.
HERE WE ARE
Av. Historiador Vicente Ramos, 30
03540 Alicante (Spain)
I am Sabina, the founder of SOMOS Infancia – the result of my great passion for children and families. I have three precious girls myself. I am from Germany, althought I have lived and worked in different countries. At SOMOS Infancia we want to offer you a very different type of place and create an enviroment where parents can enjoy being parents and grow with their children. Passion for families, learn through play, professionalism and a top service are just a few of our characteristics. Come and join us!
DIRECTOR CENTER SOMOS INFANCIA, PLAYA DE SAN JUAN
Hello, I am Siobhan and I´m english. I have been living in the Alicante area since 2002. I have four children and they are fluent in both, Spanish and English. I have qualifications in childcare and education and more than 25 years of experience working with children and their families. I joined SOMOS Infancia in 2015 and have enjoyed teaching many children over the past years. Since October 2018, I have been entrusted with the management in the center SOMOS Infancia, Playa de San Juan, and it is my pleasure to carry out this new role with great enthusiasm and new ideas.
Hello, I am Elena. I was born in Alicante. I have dedicated my life during the past years to cooking, especially in nurseries and hospitals. Some years ago, I started deepening my culinary knowledge in the field of pastry and sweets and I have to say it is a very fascinating world. I am very happy to be part of SOMOS Infancia as cook/pastery chef. I am mother of three lovely girls who mean everything to me and –in my opinion – life would be less enjoyable without children.
Hi, my name is Beau and I am British. I have been working at SOMOS Infancia as a “playgroups” trainer since the beginning of 2014. I am a certified “Parkour” trainer and I love doing sports. I am a very active young man. I am fun, polite and with a gift of great patience. I enjoy working with kids and I am motivated by their energy, smiles and chances to teach and inspire them.
Hi, I am Tracy Price, English and I was born in London. I have 3 adult children.I have over 35 years’ experience working with children. I am qualified in special educational coordination, infant education and owned a kindergarten for 18 years.Watching a child grow is a joy to me, observing thechildren having fun and growing in confidence in their own abilitiesis truly a gift.
Hello, my name is Sophio and I am German. I hold a university degree in German and pedagogy. After completing my studies, I worked as an educator and language specialist in the Caritas Children’s and Family Center in Frankfurt. Since September 2018, I am part of the team of SOMOS infancia teaching German through play. Working with the children gives me great pleasure and learning languages through play is for me the best method of teaching/learning.
Hi I’m Laura! I was born in Alicante and I finished my degree in English Studies with the motivation to study literature and devote myself professionally to one of my greatest passions: Theater. Besides being part of the SOMOS Infancia team, I work as a teacher in a theater workshop for kids. I love working with them. They always know how to get the best out of me, both as an instructor and as a teacher, and it is a satisfaction to know that they have had fun with you.
Hi I am Ana. I am from of Alicante and I love children and I dedicate my time to make them happy. I am a Technician in Entertainment and Sports, since I was very small I have been a fan of sports. I am currently studying Primary Education Teachers with the prospects to study Physical Education. I am fortunate to be part of this great family in SOMOS Infancia and from the moment I set foot in this place I also put in my heart for all children who come through that door. See you soon!
Hello, my name is Maximiliano, I was born in Uruguay and live in Alicante. My especialty is music, but I have been working in performing arts centres for children, summer camps and other different play areas throughout the past years. I am currently studying Infant Education and Leisure and Free Time Activities. I believed that children can express themselves best in an open and stimulating environment where the goal is to have fun while learning. SOMOS Infancia is definitely such a place!
Child speech therapist
Hello, I am Maria. I’m Polish and I hold a degree in Philosophy and Educational Sciences, Education section. I havea master in Speech Therapy Intervention (Murcia 2000-2002) and a lot of experience as a speech therapist in associations with parents and children with various deficiencies: the deaf and hearing impaired, mentally deficient, children with physical disabilities, disorders; as well as a speech therapist with bilingual and multilingual children. I am also a mother of three teenagers and I speak and work in Polish, Spanish, French, Russian, Valenciano. I play several instruments and practice choral singing since I was a child. These skills apply in my speech therapy work.
DR. CARLOS LOEDA
I am Carlos Loeda and I am a Doctor since 1973 and paediatrician since 1977. I am located in Alicante (Spain). I created and managed several years the neurological and developmental follow-up program (for discharged patients) at the General Hospital at Alicante. From then, I had been in charge of the toddlers/preschoolers inpatient unit. (Pediatric Internal Medicine) in the same Hospital. In my private practice, committed to what I use to call “Family Pediatrics”. I’m trained in Transactional Analysis (Level 303), and my professional perspective is widened by diverse insights. I recognize that I receive and learn from the exchange with “my” families and their children. Their struggles and achievements are my professional treasure, and I try to enrich it more each day. If you want to know more about me, check out my blog: www.loepedia.es
MALINI LÓPEZ DE REGO
Hi, I am Malini and I am half Spanish, half German. I am psychologist, have a Masters Degree in psychopedagogy and I am specialist in infant therapy. As you can imagine… I love children!. I am also the mother of three adorable girls. I have been working more than ten years with children in different places and projects (schools, nurseries, etc). I speak Spanish, German, French and English.
Hi, my name is Ella and I’m from Hong Kong. I am an illustrator, graphic designer, creator of Little Curly and also a guest blogger for the magazine Cosmopolitan HK. My specialty is children’s illustrations, character development and book design. I work with several illustration techniques, from pencil to painting and digital media. However, the style that I like most is with colored pencils, which is also my style to illustrate my own brand: Little Curly. At this time, I am working on a new children’s book about Little Curly.
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