Our Staff

Welcome to our staff page.

If you wish to contact any of our staff you can ring our school office or send an email our general enquiries email address:  

This email address is monitored during school hours and your email will be forwarded to the teacher you wish to contact. Please ensure you list which staff member you wish your email to be directed to.

Senior Leadership Team

Ms Jo Hunnikin


Mrs Kellie Tagiaia

Deputy Principal

Ms Anne Harvey

Acting Deputy Principal

Pastoral Managers

Ms Julie Simpson

Years 11 – 13

Mr Alastair Burns

Years 9 and 10

Miss Kacy Jarvis

Years 7 and 8

Heads of Department

Ms Julie Simpson


Mrs Trudy Gee

Specialist Classroom Teacher

Mr Bruce Carlaw


Mr Matt Simonsen

Health and PE


Mr Nick Schumacher

Social Sciences

Teaching Staff

Mr Andrew Carswell

Science, Mathematics & Horticulture



Miss Trish Dollan

Principal’s Nominee

Mrs Angela Donald

Special Needs Coordinator


Ms Marie Donaldson

Gateway & Careers
Te Reo Māori

Mr Ben Liddy


Mrs Ashleigh Nicolson

Social Sciences (on leave)

Mrs Sally Peters

Year 8 Homeroom 


Mrs Bernadette Reedy

Learning Support Coordinator

Mrs Justine Sceglinskas

Home Economics

Mrs Kelly Smith

Year 7 Homeroom & Physical Education

Bus Controller


Mr Simon Taylor

Social Sciences & Physical Education

Mr Hamish Wilson



Miss Jacqui Fisher

Guidance Counsellor

Support Staff

Mrs Sue Bailey


Mrs Dixie Boraman

Science Technician

Mrs Renee Brown

Teacher Aide


Mrs Jane Constant

Teacher Aide

Mrs Trish Davis

Teacher Aide

Mrs Julieta Ferretti


Miss Hannah Gee

Teacher Aide

Mr Graeme Hamilton

Property Manager


Mr Marc Pimm



Mrs Ngaio Stewart

Canteen Manager

Ms Amanda Veldkamp



Mrs Nicole Cooney

Office Administrator
Sports Coordinator

Mrs Kylie Cooper

Office Administrator

Mrs Wendy Napper

Office Administrator