Our team

Ms. Pavla Hajian
Founder of MŠ Wonderland

Ms. Pavla Hajian has experience as a director and owner of a nursery school in Ealing, London. She has worked for many years at international language schools and nurseries. She has now been running the Wonderland kindergarten for eight years and is the founder of the private school Wonderland Academy. She is the mother of four children (Kimi 18, Dany 13, Melanie 3, Charlotte 1 year old) Open more

Ms. Pavla holds a DPP (Diploma in Pre-school Practice) and attended the NVQ Level 3 university course. She graduated in all levels of Montessori education. She also attended an accredited course of the National Institute of Continuing Education (NIDV): a qualification course for headmasters. She studied Environmental Education and received the title of Environmental Coordinator of Schools. Furthermore she attended Menza ITL learning and a Genetic reading methods course. As in previous years, she will actively participate in teaching and learning plans and personally supervise compliance with all regulations, standardsand most importantly to ensure maximum satisfaction for your children.

You may contact her with any qurestions you may have about nursery management, administrative inquiries, and especially questions about your children and their daily lives at our kindergarten.

Ms. Olga Procházková
Director of MŠ Wonderland

She is looking forward to working at the Wonderland preschool, where she will be able to use her experience, which she has attained so far. From the first day she liked the positive attitude of all team members.

She has been working in education since 1999. She started as a teacher of English, history, education for citizenship and physical education. With primary school pupils she travelled all around England, Wales and Scotland. She devoted herself to the project "Inspiring People", where she organised discussions with English-speaking athletes, travellers, actors and writers. Open more

She was part of a jury at a primary school English language competition called The Olympic.

She also arranged with Cambridge Exams Centre that her previous school became a local examination centre for Cambridge tests such as YLE, KET and PET.

At the University of West Bohemia in Pilsen she graduated in the field of "Teaching for Primary School". She studied English at King Street College in London and at Inlingua Malta. She is interested in ICT, teaching in English. She has attended countless professional courses such as "Teaching English with ICT support, in cooperation with the U. S. Embassy Prague".

She is the mother of two teenagers, Sam and Julie

Horses are her greatest hobby. She owns a riding and training license, and in addition to her sporting career, she also taught riding for over 25 years. On weekends she runs outside with her dachshund "Alvin". Additionally, she likes to travel, swim, play volleyball, go to theatre and cinema or read.

She believes that education and training go hand in hand with responsibility for future generations. She wishes and strives for preschools and schools to be places where children enjoy and feel safe.

Ms. Maria
Owls class teacher

Ms. Maria comes from Murcia, southeastern Spain. There it is sunny, warm and dry :) near the Mediterranean Sea.

Ms. Maria has been working with children since high school. She began by supervising children, tutoring, practicing as a sports instructor, attending summer camps, and organizing children's events. After graduating in psychology, Ms. Maria studied child psychology and was engaged in treatment of children with learning disabilities, school problems, or attention deficit disorder. Open more

In 2013, Ms. Maria moved to Canada, where she worked as a children's nanny. Here she was given the opportunity to learn the customs of other cultures and had the opportunity to learn in a bilingual environment.

After moving to the Czech Republic, Ms Maria participated in a program which culminated in a certificate for the training of Spanish teachers at the Cervantes Institute in Prague. Ms. Maria worked for some time at a Kindergarten in Pilsen and worked at an English summer camp in Prague.


Ms. Maria loves sports and activities in nature, especially in mountain areas. She likes running, roller skating and cycling, but also enjoys a relaxing evening at home watching interesting movies, listening to music or reading. Ms. Maria likes being creative: from drawing, dyeing, cutting to gluing and decorating. Ms. Maria also likes to cook, but her favorite part is when she gets to eat the final product ;)

Ms.Dana
Roly Poly teacher

Ms.Dana takes care of the smallest members of Wonderland, children from the RolyPoly crèches, with love and professional care.

Ms. Dana is a qualified nurse. She graduated from the Secondary Medical School in Brno. After graduation, she traveled to the UK to work as an au pair. After returning she joined an orthopedic clinic. Over the course of time she has successfully completed a special pedagogy study at Masaryk University in Brno. She worked at a private nursery school as part of her studies. She has been practicing surgical surgery for many years as an instrumentalist. In her free time she continues to work with children.

Working with children fills her with positive energy and she enjoys each day. Ms. Dana likes travelling, sports, reading, going to the cinema and theatre, trips into the wilderness. Her biggest hobby is her family. She is the mother of her 14-month-old son, Patrick.

Ms. Ivetka
Nanny

Ms. Ivetka, has completed education in many fields; Secondary School of Nursing, Faculty of Medicine at Charles University in HK - the Nursing and Pedagogy Field, Manual Lymphotherapy course, Instructor course for motion, social and psychological development of infants, toddlers, pre-school children, Infant Massage and Aromatherapy.

She has worked at Motol-paediatric oncology, bone marrow transplant of ICU, FN Střešovice-surgery ICU, child emergency, CPM lymphotherapist, and bathing. She also worked as a postpartum doula, lactation counsellor and is engaged in the swimming of infants, toddlers, preschoolers and detecting deviations of psycho-motor development.

She loves babies and children and her work with parents. Her other hobbies include family, TRX, jogging, swimming, trekking, dogs and cats, nature, travelling, healthy lifestyle and honest, hardworking folks.

Ms. Zuzana
Logistical Coordinator

Miss Zuzka graduated from a Family School with an economic and administrative focus. She has two children, Terezka and Tomas.

Miss Zuzka deals with all kinds of economic matters and obligatory child documentation for the school. She provides food, records attendance, and prepares contractual documentation. She is very willing to cooperate, and you can contact her at any time.

Mr. Plíva
Driver

Mr. Plíva works as a caretaker and driver for Wonderland Kindergarten and Wonderland Academy. He provides the collection, transport and delivery of children by minibus to and from the school, and for various trips. His other duties include repairs and maintenance of the buildings and gardens.


Because he is very skillful and happy to work with children, he runs the Little handyman course, which is very popular.


He is a regular blood donor and a passionate restorer of old clocks.

Mr. Čížek
Driver

Michal grew up in Litoměřice, where he played ice-hockey and football from a young age. He is a mechanic of track machines, he worked for several years at Czech Railways. He has also run landlord activities and has tried out a tough job in the private sector.

His great long life love remains in sport. In 1994 he obtained a coaching license and began to work at the children's and youth clubs as a football coach. He has experience working with children from 5 to 16 years of age. He is currently working at 1.FK Příbram.

From his first marriage he has two sons, Michael and Luke. In his current relationship with his partner Šárka, they have two sons, John and James. If time allows him, he spends it with them as much as possible in the wilderness.

Ms. Veronika
Canteen Manager and Cleaning Service