Katie Shields

Job Description

  • To plan and facilitate play groups for children and families in the Walgett Shire
  • To ensure quality service delivery developmental age appropriate activities for children aged birth to 8 years
  • To ensure the children are provided with quality toys and equipment for play group
  • To assist the Co-ordinator in the delivery of the Children’s Mobile Service (CMS) in the designate towns, working towards the following goals:
    • to bring people with small children together to share ideas, improve skills, disseminate information, and meet others in the same situation
    • to assist in the child’s development of a positive self-image, and skills in social, physical, health and cultural areas.


  • Currently studying Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care

What do you like about working in your job at WAMS

In my role at Goonimoo I enjoy attending playgroup and planning activities for the children to participate in. As part of this I like to model the play activity so as to engage the shy children in the activity as well.


33 Wee Waa St


37 Pitt St


Dundas St


Lot 1 Dundas St


37 – 47 Wee Waa St


Dundas Street

Chronic Disease

29 Wee Waa St

Community Garden

Corner of Arthur and Duff Streets