Natasha has worked in the finance industry for the past 13 years giving her a good understanding of the drivers of business and connectivity with people. She has the mantra of Relationships being at the centre of everything that we do.
Influencing advancement is what Natasha works towards being on numerous Not-For-Profit and For-Profit boards.
Natasha has a Bachelor of Commerce and post-graduate degree in Finance and Investment.
Her spare time is spent with her husband and two young daughters.
Community Services Manager
After completing her education as a Social Educator in Germany, Annegret went to work in South Africa where she worked with disadvantaged communities .
In 2003 she arrived with her family to Western Australia. Annegret started as a Support Worker for CURA In-Home Care’s predecessor, DACWA, in November 2007. She was appointed as Coordinator in April 2010. Her valued skills and engaging personality have found a heartfelt place with all of CURA’s clients and staff.
Annegret holds a Cert III and Cert IV in Community Aged Care and a Diploma in Management.
Scheduler and CVS Coordinator
After finishing her school years in the Netherlands, José worked as a salesperson and did some child minding, during which she realised she is very much a people’s person. José migrated to Australia in 1980, together with her husband and baby.
With their four sons growing up and having worked in the sales industry, José needed a more rewarding challenge and joined DACWA in 2009 as a support worker. José then worked as a coordinator with CURA (formerly DACWA) for a few years and in 2015, changed to a new role with a different function. This included her involvement in the running of the Community Visitors Scheme Programme.
José feels at home with Cura and finds working with what she describes as great people, very satisfying.
Claudia completed her degree in Social Sciences – Family and Children Studies in Germany in 1987 and has since been working in the social sector.
Claudia migrated to Australia in 2008 and worked as a Social Worker for the WA Department for Child Protection at Geraldton. In 2012, she joined CURA as a Support Worker.
Promoted as Support Coordinator in February 2015, Claudia has since completed her Certificate III in Community Care.
Claudia has developed a passion to help people to better their lives along with an enthusiasm for helping the aged to remain as independent as possible.
Anja has been working for CURA as a Support Worker for almost 6 years. Recently she started as a Support Coordinator in the office.
Anja is originally from Germany and came to Australia 17 years ago. Back in Germany she worked in several administration roles, mostly in the chemical industry.
Anja holds a CERT IV in Home and Community Care. She loves working with people and has thoroughly enjoyed her Support Worker role. Her experience in that role combined with her administrative background are an ideal basis for the role as a Support Coordinator.
Senior Administration Coordinator
Anita has over 20 years experience working in an office environment, both large and small, in various roles. She holds a Certificate IV in Bookkeeping and brings a great deal of office administrative knowledge to the CURA team.
Anita was born in Denmark and as a teenager she migrated with her family to Perth, Western Australia in 1988 and grew up in the Perth Hills.
In her spare time, she enjoys camping with her husband and young daughter, and loves her weekly Konga class.
Anita joined us in June 2018 and enjoys working with and providing administrative support to the friendly CURA team.
I am a second generation Australian; married with one daughter, a dog and a cat. I’ve lived in Sydney, Melbourne, Singapore and London.
I have been a Support Worker at CURA since 2015.
My work history entails 30+ years as a hairdresser - ran my own home business in Singapore. I have also worked as a Property Manager in Real Estate.
I have a love of keeping fit and healthy, so you will usually find me in the gym early mornings and cycling around the river on the weekends.
In my spare time I love cooking, gardening, reading, spending time with friends and family.