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Our staff

Our school has over 100 staff, including 70+ teachers. Teachers work in faculty teams, usually in at least two. Each faculty has a Head of Department, in charge of curriculum, learning and teachin​g within all subjects in the faculty. There are three Deputy Principals assisting the Principal. Our Business Services Manager supervises non-teaching staff, finance and facilities. We also have a range of non-teaching staff, including teacher aides, administration officers, grounds, facilities and scientific officers, computer technicians and cleaners.

​Position​ ​Staff member
​Principal ​Ms Heather Moller
​Deputy Principals ​Mrs Tarah Vardy
Mrs Anna Osborn
Ms Patricia Vicary
​Business Services Manager ​​Miss Erika Davis

Heads of departments

​Department​​ ​​Teacher's name
​English ​Mrs Kirsten Kane​
​Humanities and LOTE ​Ms Edwina Harding
​Science ​Mr Craig Airton
​Special Support Services ​Mrs Lyn Ward
​Manual Arts and Home Economics ​Mr Gary Hill
​Senior Schooling and Senior Careers ​Mr Todd Comrie
​Mathematics and Numeracy ​Mr Farshid Paymon
​Health and Physical Education ​Mr Leon Sternberg
​Information Technology and Business ​Mr Paul Burrell
​Junior Learning and Teaching and Junior Careers ​Mrs Sonya Comrie
​Arts, Instrumental Music and BSL Zenith ​Mrs Rebecca Robinson

Heads of year

The main role of the Head of Year is to support and monitor students' academic progress. The Head of Year will have a focus on knowing the students and their circumstances very well. A key target for Heads of Year is improvement in student Learning Engagement. You may like to ring the Head of Year through the front office to assist you with:

  • Student's overall wellbeing.
  • Family circumstances that may impact on your child.
  • How your child is settling into school.
  • How your child is managing subject workload and complexity.
  • Situations at school that are impacting on your child.
  • Attendance, behaviour, uniform issues.
Year​ Teacher's name
Year 7 Miss Elizabeth Berlin
Year 8 Mrs Kristine Nell
Year 9 Mrs Jodi Pallett
Year 10 Mrs Kim Murray
Year 11 Mr Robert Paul
Year 12 Mrs Amy Mc Donald

Student support team

Position Staff member​
School Guidance Officer Mr Brendan Burke & Ms Maree Dwyer
School Chaplains ('Chappy') Mr Dale Lawrence
School Based Nurse Mrs Shanelle Skelton
Indigenous Education Support​ Ms Deidre Carey
Youth Support Worker Ms Michelle Lowry (Tue/Thurs/Fri)
Absences Officers Mrs Rebecca Todd (Mon-Thurs)
Ms Miriam Jansen (Fri)

P&C staff

Position Staff member​
Canteen Convenor Ms Jacki Westlake (telephone (07) 4979 9735)
Uniform Convenor Mrs Tara Whiting (telephone (07) 4979 9752)

Other key contacts

Position Staff mem​​ber
Community Relations Officer Mrs Carol Shuttleworth
School Facilities Officer Mrs Lyn Bell