Our Team

At The biggest little swim school, we are proud to have put together a team that are caring and professional about their teaching and are caring and concerned about each other. They are fully committed to the ethos of the swim school to make a difference in every one of their students not just in their swimming skills but nurturing the ideals of fair play. Welcome to our team



Director of The Biggest Little Swim School Teacher of Swimming and Water Safety, Infant and Pre-school , Access and Inclusion, Adults Competitive Strokes and Royal Lifesaving Community Traimer

Barb will be your contact through email or phone mostly, if you have any issues please don't hesitate to call or email me.

Administration/Swimming Teacher


Teacher of Swimming and Water Safetyand Infant and Pre School

My Name is Tracey I am a grandmother of 6 grandchildren our latest has just arrived in November (a little girl) that makes 2 girls and 4 boys, I am a hands on grandmother and love every minute I spend with them. I have a passion for horses and though I don’t ride anymore it was once a regular part of my life, I still have horses, 3 in fact plus an extra one that we look after, I love to have my horses around and sit and watch them running around their paddock. years ago in another lifetime I was a swimmer and now I just love to be with the babies in the water and teach them how to swim. You will find me at the pool on Sunday and I help in the office on Mondays and fill in where I’m needed, so you may get emails from me. My Hobbies are looking after all my grandchildren and the garden at my house which is quite large we have 5 acres, i spend time looking after my fishpond and fighting the Shags for the fish I try and breed, sometimes i'm the winner and sometimes the Shags eat them all!


Teacher of Swimming and Water Safety

Hi I’m Dyan You will see me at the pool everyday. I am a Full-time Trainee at TBLSS. I'm studying Cert 111 in Business Management, Pool Operational Manager and Swim Teaching (finishing soon). I am also a qualified Life Guard. Outside of work I play and umpire Baseball, Softball and I love watching AFL. We have 2 dogs Stich and Sky that make me sneeze.

Marketing / Swimming Teacher


Teacher of Swimming and Water Safety Infant and Preschool , Access and inclusion and Adults

I work on Monday and Wednesday at the pool and also do Facebook marketing for the swim school. I love the time I spend at the pool and working with the team at the swim school. In my spare time, I assist my husband with our family business. I have 3 boys, a stepdaughter, and a stepson, I am a very proud Nanna of 2 grandchildren and love to spend time with them both. I relax doing yoga, watching a good movie, walking along the beach, relaxing in my spa, and spending time with my grandies and great Niece. weekends on our new boat with my hubby and family,friends

Swimming Teachers


Teacher of swimming and water safety

My name is Emma and I work Thursday afternoons and Saturday mornings at the swim school. I am a Mum to two teenagers and have worked as a corporate accountant for the last 20 years. Teaching swimming is a chance for me to get away from my desk and have some fun! Running is my main hobby so don't be surprised if you see me doing laps of Lake Monger on the way to the pool.


Teacher of swimming and water safety

I’m at the pool on Sunday mornings on the other days I’m busy with Netball, I play, umpire and coach at my local club or I’m at uni studying Primary Education, I have just finished my first year of a 4 year degree. I am a country girl, my home town is Esperance and I love to catch up with friends, shopping,camping and spending time at the local beaches with a good book when I get home.


Teacher of swimming and water safety

HI I’m Sophia I joined the swim school team in August 2021, I teach Monday, Wednesday and Saturday. I am currently studying at the University of Sydney, studying social work and I am just completing my first year of a 5 year degree. When I’m not studying or at the pool you can find me at the beach, walking or swimming to, I also play netball and workout at the gym, when I’m feeling lazy I love to chill out watching Netflix or spending time with my pet dog Buster and a cat Lachy who I love very much.


Teacher of swimming and water safety

Hi I’m Matthew I am 21years old and a full-time swim teacher and you will see me at the pool Tuesday and Wednesday afternoon. I enjoy the outdoors and during the winter I play footy for North Beach, I have a dog called Jess she is a Kelpie.


Teacher of Swimming and Water Safety and Infant and Pre School

Hi my name is Michaela I am currently studying a Bachelor of Youth Work at Uni I'm in my first year of a 3-4 year degree. I work Tuesday and Saturdays at the swim school. I love Netball but haven’t played for a while. I have a Cavoodle named Yumi (Japanese) who I have heaps of fun spending time with. I relax spending time with my family and friends, enjoying my favourite foods and Reading drawing or painting.


Teacher of Swimming and Water Safety Infant and Preschool Teacher

I My name is Jess Sandford I play waterpolo and netball I work on Wednesday’s and Sundays. I graduated high school this year and am hoping to be a paramedic. I have a 6 year old staffy called Archie. My hobbies include going to the beach, being with friends and camping.


Teacher of Swimming and Water Safety

Hi, I'm Sam! You'll usually see me here at the swim school on Monday and Tuesday afternoons. When I'm not at the pool, I'm mostly likely running around and having a ball with my husband and our children, aged six and four. I am currently studying Education Support and, all going well, will graduate this year. I enjoy running and swimming and also love to potter in the garden... Edibles are my favourite plants to grow, especially flowers! We don't have any pets at the moment but I'm really hoping that there will be chickens scratching around our backyard in the future.


Teacher of Swimming and Water Safety

My name is Jade. I am currently a university student at UWA studying genetics. I am in my first year of study doing an honours degree. I play a lot of hockey also for UWA and in Bunbury where i am from. Work at the swim school Wednesday, Thursday and Saturdays. Have three sausage dogs, my dog is called Candy. I love travelling and hope to be able to spend more time overseas learning about other cultures once the pandemic has settled down.