Staff Members

KINDERGARTEN

Rosie Brittenden – Teacher
BA Tch (ECE)

Ellen van Dijk - Teacher
B Agr Sc, Dip Tchg (ECE), Dip Waldorf Ed (ECE-Taruna)

Lily England - Teacher
BA, Cert Waldorf Ed (ECE Taruna) , Dip Tchg (ECE)

Julie Hackett - Teacher
Grad Dip Tch Ln (ECE),Cert Waldorf Ed (ECE Taruna), Art of Health (Taruna), Mauri Ora, He Papa Tikanga , Diploma Te Ara Reo Maori

Reinald Harmer - Teacher Assistant

Genevieve Hines – Teacher (Maternity Leave)
B ECE, Cert Waldorf Ed (ECE)

Marika Kitson - Teacher
B Soc Sci, Dip Tchg, Cert Waldorf Ed (ECE Taruna)

Robin Mackenzie-Suggate - Teacher
Dip Tchg (ECE)

Bele Malik - Teacher
Dip Steiner Education (Germany), BTchLn ECE

Jaana Mannonen-Walker - Teacher
B Tchg & Learn (ECE), Steiner Kindergarten Training (Finland)

Anjelica Oliver-Maxwell - Teacher
B Tchg&Ln (ECE)

Frances Ritchie - Teacher
BSc, Dip Tchg (ECE)

Shelley Sweet - Teacher
BA, Dip Tchg (ECE), Cert Waldorf Ed (ECE Taruna)

Anke van Wely - Teacher
Dip Tchg (ECE), Early Childhood Cert, Cert Waldorf Ed (ECE Taruna)

LOWER SCHOOL

Janice Beaumont - Handwork Teacher

Madeleine Cardwell – Class 5 Teacher
BA, Dip Tchg (Primary)

Simone Hamblett - C1-5 Eurythmy, Eurythmy Therapy
BA (Pedagogical Eurythmy- Holland), Dip Te Reo Māori,
Dip Eurythmy Therapy

Michael Hayes – Class 7 Teacher
BBS Law, Dip Tchg and L, Cert in SLD   

Katharina Herzog-Cairns - Lyre & Piano
MusB (Performance), Grad dip Tchg (primary),
Cert. in Rudolf Steiner Ed (Taruna)

Kate Lord – Class 3 Teacher
B.Music (Performance), B Teaching (primary),
Cert. in Rudolf Steiner Ed (Taruna)

Pip  Middleton-MouldClass 1 Teacher
B Ed (Primary); Dip Tchg

Lesley Murray - COL Numeracy, LS Assessment LS SENCO,
LS C5 & C6 Maths Teacher, LS - Numeracy

B Tchg & Learn, Dip Edn deat, Post grad Dip distance and E Learn,
M Ed (Hons)

Angela Romein – Class 2 Teacher, COL – Literacy, LS – Literacy
B Tchg& Learn, Mauri Ora Cert, Anthro. Studies (Emerson)

Akiko Sasanuma – Class 4 Co-Teacher
BSc (Econ), MSc Development Studies, Grad Dip Tchg,
Cert. in Rudolf Steiner Ed (Taruna) 

Georgina St. John-Ives - LS Horticulture Teacher
BA, Dip Tchg (Primary), Cert Waldorf Ed (Taruna)

Brenda Warrander – Class 6 Teacher, CPG, Kindergarten Group, LS Coordinator, LS Dean
B Ed, Dip in Educational Studies/Learning Difficulties

Benjamin Wolpert – Class 4 Teacher
Tchg BSc, Grad dip Tchg and Ln

UPPER SCHOOL

Pascal Bouffandeau - US Maths, Timetable Coordinator,
HOD Junior Science, Cl 10 Sponsor
M.Sc.Engineering, Dip Tchg

Katrina Burns - HOD US Science
NZSC, B.Sc, Dip Tchg

Neville Campbell - US Art, Photography, C12 Projects, Cl 9 Sponsor
BFA, Dip Tchg, NZ High School Steiner Teacher Cert.

Jayne Crawford - HOD Sport,  ICT, Health, C12 Sponsor
BDesign

Graham Crawford - US HOD English
BA, Dip Tchg

Alan Cummins - US Technology, Textiles, Proprietor
Dip of Curative Education

Emma Cusdin - HOD US Drama, Cl 8 Sponsor
BA, Dip Tchg

Gritt Enevold - HOD US Maths, Te Kura Correspondence School Coordinator, Cl 10 Sponsor
BSc, Dip Tchg, Cert Waldorf Ed (Taruna)

Rebecca Henderson - HOD US Art, Technology, Textiles, Academic Dean, US Enrolments, Cl 11 Sponsor
B Design, Dip Tchg

Kathie La Rooij - US Food Technology, Specialist Teacher
Dip Tchg, ATCL (Speech & Drama)

Sarah Mackintosh - US Science, Peer Support Coordinator, Cl 9 Sponsor
BSc, MSc (Hons), Dip Tchg, Cert Waldorf Ed (Taruna)

Peter Oliver - US Dean,  US Event Coordinator, C8 Health, Cl 8 Sponsor
BA (Hons, UK), Post Grad Cert in Education (UK)

Rosalie Rogers - US English, US SENCO, COL – Literacy & Numeracy
BA English, M Ed,  Grad dip Arts (Psychology), PG dip Ed ( RTLB )

Mareile Stoppel - School Counsellor, US Health, Careers Advisor, Peer Support
MSc, Dip Tchg, MA in Education for Counselling

John Suggate - US Maths, IT Support
BSc (Hons), Dip Tchg

Alan Te Moananui - HOD PE, HOD Maori
BEdTchLn(Physical Education) PGDipEd (Hoaka Pounamu, Te Reo Māori Bilingual and Immersion Teaching), MEd (Second Class Hons)

Maxine Ude Shankar - US Senior Biology, CPG, NCEA Coordinator, Principal Nominee, Principal (Mon & Tues)
BSc, MSc, Dip Tchg

Sam Wakelin - US Humanities
B Des, BA (Hons), Grad Dip Tchg Ln

Hugo Zanker - HOD Music, Cl 11 Sponsor
MusB (Hons), KA, Grad Dip Tchg, BFA

MANAGEMENT

Thomas Proctor – Principal (Wed-Fri)
M Ed, B Mus, Dip Tchg, Dip Waldorf Ed (Melbourne)

Maxine Ude Shankar – Co-Principal (Mon & Tues)

Brenda Warrander – CPG Member

 

SUPPORT STAFF

Carey Carey - Office Manager (Wed, Fri), CPG Secretary

Marie Cliff - US Teacher Aide, Careers Assistant

Alistair Duff - Gardener
BSc, Cert in Organic Growing

Julie Eyles - Librarian
BA, MA (hons), Grad dip Business & Administration

Angelika Frank-Alexander JP - International Student Coordinator,
STAR & Gateway Coordinator, Property Manager, Health and Safety, US and IT Support

Jennie Gough - Receptionist
MusB (Performance), Grad Dip Tch Ln

Angelika Hofmann - LS Secretary, Lab Assistant, LS Teacher Aide
B Sc, MSc (Hons)

Paul Melton - Financial Manager, Board of Trustees
BA, BBS, CA

Sarah Morgan - Proprietor Accounts
BA, Grad Dip Tch Ln

Tim Nash - Caretaker

Ran Tao - IT Support

Katie Ward, Office Manager (Mon-Thur), Novopay Coordinator

Insa York - Relief Caretaker

ITINERANT MUSIC TEACHERS

  • Peter Fleming – Guitar, Bass Guitar
  • Jennie Gough – Clarinet, Saxophone
  • Katharina Herzog-Cairns - Lyre, Piano
  • Naomi Hnat – Cello
  • Thomas Isbister – Drums
  • Anna Just – Flute
  • Greg Knowles – Brass
  • Alison Marshall – Piano
  • Phil Norton – Guitar
  • Joanna Park – Cello
  • Lorenz Weston-Salzer - Violin