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"I burnt out. On reflection I had been on the road to burnout for sometime.
"Ratios should take into consideration the needs of the children and be adjusted when high needs children are on the role.
"[We need] more specialized professionals to assist with working with our tamariki with higher needs.
"I work with toddlers who often need lots of support but a ratio of 1:10 means that … some children miss out.