The Teacher Feature is meant to highlight our current teachers. We have an amazingly diverse staff and we encourage you to get to know them!
Prep, Year 3-6 Physical Education
Born in the UK and I’ve lived in South Africa, Wales, Sydney, Townsville, England, Melbourne and Brisbane.
Swimming and Weightlifting
NFL player from the 80s and 90s Randall Cunningham.
Book – The Bible and Movie – Ferdinand
Don’t be afraid to fail, go after your dreams, trust God.
Year 8 and 9 Science and Maths and Year 11 Physics
Since the beginning of 2017
Born in South Africa, immigrated to New Zealand when I was 16, lived in NZ for 14 years, and have been in Brisbane for the last 8 years.
Running is my favourite, and triathlon has become a recent interest. I also love baking and holidays with my family.
King David from the Bible. He was regarded as a man after God’s own heart because he committed himself wholly to God and was open, honest and real. Yet he made big, significant mistakes that cost him awful consequences. We can read about how he was really doing in Psalms as he expresses himself openly to God – his frustrations, his hurts, his fears. His imperfect journey and God’s grace and forgiveness gives me hope for my own journey.
The Little Coffee Shop of Kabul by Deborah Rodriguez.
I was completely awestruck by the mountains of South New Zealand. Lake Tekapo would be a top favourite with its pure, vivid aqua colours surrounded by mountains and gorgeous nature.
The task initially may seem insurmountable, but you will get it done. Break it into chunks and plan your way forward. You’ve got this!