Our staff


Our staff operate in a challenging, rewarding and highly professional environment.

Our staff:

  • facilitate the development of a global perspective and international mindedness
  • work effectively as a collegiate to deliver a whole school approach to the International Baccalaureate
  • value scholarship and enjoy engendering the love of learning in others
  • enjoy working collaboratively with students in the pursuit of knowledge
  • recognise the value of the HUB subjects (Extended Essay, Theory of Knowledge and Creativity, Action and Service) and work to incorporate Theory of Knowledge into their subject areas
  • give generously of their time to support students academically
  • maximise opportunities presented by university and industry partnerships to add value to courses
  • realise that flexibility must be a key component in the instructional setting
  • display genuine concern for each student's welfare
  • utilise a variety of assessment methods to measure academic achievement
  • tailor instruction to suit a variety of learning styles and cultural needs
  • teach students to be aware of their learning styles, manage their learning environment and develop highly effective critical thinking skills
  • assist students to acquire the skills and attitudes necessary for success in higher education and employment in a highly competitive world.

General enquiries

Main Switch Executive Services Precinct+61 7 3377 9333
Fax Number Executive Services Precinct+61 7 3377 9300

Executive Leadership team

Ms Kath Kayrooz
Deputy Principal Performance
Ms Tanya Haggarty
Deputy Principal EngagementMs Madeleine Brookes
Deputy Principal CohesionMs Kerry Bullock

Leadership team

Director Senior Years/ IB CoordinatorMr Meng Yin Leong
Director Middle YearsMs Sandra Davey
Guidance OfficerMs Katrina Judge
​Gudiance Officer
​Ms Christine Street
Head of Department Language, Literature and ArtsMs Donna Shay
Head of Department Language AcquisitionMs Stephanie Berlage
Head of Department Language AcquisitionMs Sabrina Schmid
Head of Department Individuals, Society and TechnologyMs Madeleine Brookes
Head of Department Physical SciencesMs Cheryl Pearce
Head of Department Life SciencesMs Catherine De Freitas Pessoa
Head of Department Mathematics and DataMr Russell Hams
House Dean AgnesiDr Aileen Davis
House Dean CurieMr Dean Fanning
House Dean Da VinciMs Jane Gorman
House Dean Franklin
Ms Kate Oxenford
House Dean HawkingMs Rebecca Brown
House Dean NewtonMs Rebecca Skarshewski

Teaching staff

Mr Jarred Adams
Chemistry, Physics
Mr Philip Alexander
Mathematics, PhysicsMs Helen Bebbington
Spanish,Ms Jenny Bond
Mathematics, SciencesMs Diana Brown
MathematicsMr Philip Brown
English, Individuals & SocietiesMs Briana Chapple
EE CoordinatorMs Saras Chetty
French, SpanishMs Majella Christensen
Business, EconomicsMr Michael Colquhoun
Health Science, PHEMr Sean Conway
EnglishMs Fiona Curran
JapaneseMs Tasha Damon
Science and MathematicsMs Sandra Davey
Instrumental Music and CAS CoordinatorMr Dean Fanning
Health Science, PHEMs Yanah Floridis
Computer Science, Design, Information TechnologyMr Simon Freeman
Chemistry, MathematicsDr Ava Greenwood
Visual ArtMs Sarah Guymer
Biology, ChemistryDr Esme Hatchell
ISSN Coordinator, Physics, Mathematics, SciencesDr Kirsten Hogg
Mathematics, PhysicsMr Paul Hunter
MathematicsMr Jeremy Isaac
Chemistry, BiologyMs Samantha Jacobsen
EnglishMs Sophie Jacobsen
Mathematics, ScienceMs Jade Josey-Napier
EnglishMs Rebecca Jones
EnglishMs Jessica Lane
BiologyMs Tashlin Lateff
Mathematics, Science, DesignMs Natalie Lawler
MathematicsMr Matthew Madigan
EnglishMs Cassandra Magar
Chemistry, JapaneseMr Chris Main
Computer Science, DesignMr Donald May
Instrumental MusicMr Andrew McNaughton
Psychology, Mathematics, ScienceDr Tammy Muckert
Design, English, Individual & SocietiesMs Roseanne Olsen
EconomicsMr Chris Panousis
ChemistryMr David Pearce
Co-Curricular Activities Cooordinator, PsychologyMs Isabelle Pickett
Visual ArtMs Kathy Reid
BiologyMs Thea Sala
GermanMs Sabrina Schmid
FrenchMs Carole Sotgiu
Physics, SciencesMr Anthony Swann
MYP Coordinator, French, GermanMs Sarah Thomas
EconomicsMs Clare Tyler
Art, English, Individuals & SocietiesMs Toni Waters
Business, English, Individuals & SocietiesMs Sui Yung Webster
English, PsychologyMs Elaine Wentworth
Biology, Mathematics, SciencesDr Helen White
English, German, SSSTMs Rachel Wilson
Art, English, Individuals & SocietiesMs Susan Wisowaty
JapaneseMs Hiroko Yamaguchi

Corporate and administration staff

Business Manager
Ms Sharon Prentice
Marketing & Communications Manager
Ms Sheila Adsett
Finance Supervisor
Ms Angela Johnston
Administration Officer EngagementMs Sarah Carsten
Administration Officer Learning SuccessMs Sigrid Parker
Executive Assistant to the Principal
Ms Diya Ahluwalia
Administration Officer HR and EnrolmentsMs Michelle Van Der Ryken
Reception & Accounts OfficerMs Belinda Blaho
Attendance OfficerMr Lee Baker
Marketing OfficerMs Alice England
IT TechnicianMr Eric Haussmann
Canteen SupervisorMs Mavis Renton
Canteen AssistantMs Tina Rushton
Facilities and Grounds SupervisorMr Tom Abramowski
Teacher AideMs Samantha Haggarty
Teacher Aide
Ms Greta Cabot
Teacher AideMs Marnie Roestenburg
ChaplainMr Garth Calder

Laboratory staff

Science Officer
Ms Shona Schroeder
Labratory AssistantMs Seema Goel

Last reviewed 14 October 2019
Last updated 14 October 2019