Heike Barker came to primary teaching via a successful career as a management consultant with a major international consulting company. She currently works part-time across a variety of schools in Melbourne whilst also running a charity that supports a nursery and primary school in Ghana, West Africa.

Heike has had a diverse education in four countries and in three languages. She has worked with children in the UK, Germany, USA, Ghana, the Cook Islands and Australia. Along with her international education experience, Heike's desire to connect with students across the world means she approaches teaching from a variety of diverse perspectives and that she is motivated to seek out educational innovations.


Graduate Diploma of Education (Primary), Bachelor of Arts in Economics