Staff

The Principal is the professional and administrative leader of the school, supported by the Assistant Principal and Learning Leaders. The school is divided into two syndicates under the leadership of a senior teacher designated as a learning leader who is responsible for the teaching and learning in the syndicate.

Within the school, a variety of co-operative planning and teaching techniques are used.

Senior Management Team

  • Carmel Brosnahan-Pye – Principal, principal@stjosephstimaru.school.nz
  • James McCarthy Papatuanuku Learning Leader / Room 5 Class Teacher
  • Trisha Stubbings – Ranginui Learning Leader/Room 9 Class Teacher
  • Sarah Stuart – DRS /Room 2 Class Teacher

 

Ranginui Syndicate: Year 4 – 8

  • Trisha Stubbings & Patti Heffernan- Room 9
  • Katie Scannell – Room 8
  • Martha Baird – Room 7 
  • Adrienne Oldfield & Cath Moore – Room 6, 

 

Papatuanuku Syndicate: Year 1 – 3

  • James McCarthy & Sara  Valentine – Room 5 
  • Bridget Sullivan -Room 4
  • Shirlene Nossiter & Rachel Prue-Hannan – Room 3 
  • Sarah Stuart & Diana Young – Room 2
  • Megan Cahill – Room 1
  • Tracy Walden – Room 1 & 2 Teacher

 

Release Teachers

  • Rachel Prue Hannan – Reading Recovery
  • Ali Talbot – Librarian, Sports coordinator Room 3,6&7
  • Tracy Walden _Room 1-2
  • Sara Valentine- Room 5&8
  • Patti Heffernan- Room 9
  • Louise Hinton- Room 4

 

Support Staff

  • Tracy Gallagher – Teacher Aide
  • Amanda Blaikie – Teacher Aide 
  • Julie Stewart – Teacher Aide
  • Stephanie Batchelor – Teacher Aide               
  • Tamara Young – Office Manager
  • Karen Grant – Office Assistant & Teacher Aide
  • Phil Dunne- Caretaker