Academic Staff

ACADEMIC STAFFING BY DEPARTMENT

Agriculture
Ms Susie A Stewart, B.Sc. (Canterbury), Grad. Dip. Tchg.
 
Art
Head of Department - Mr Darryn W George, B.F.A. (Canterbury), M.F.A. (Melbourne), Dip. Tchg., Art
Ms Kate C Belton, B.F.A. (Otago), Dip. Tchg.
Ms Kate E Kempthorne-Smith, B.FA., B.A. Hons. (Canterbury), Dip. Tchg. - Maternity Leave

Art History
Ms Robyn M Peers, M.A. Hons. (Canterbury), Dip. Tchg., Art History

Biology
Head of Department - Dr Graeme M Swanson, B.Sc. Hons. (Edinburgh), Ph.D. (Edinburgh), Dip Tchg., Biology
Biology Technician - Mrs Kirstin A Taylor, N.Z.C.S (Biology)
Mr Callum R Bell, B.Sc.(Canterbury), Grad. Dip. Tchg.
Ms Emily L Priest, B.Sc. (Canterbury). Dip. Tchng.

Careers
Mr Chris P Sellars, B.Sc. (Canterbury), Dip. Tchg., Careers Advisor, RICHARDS

Chemistry
Head of Department - Mr Scott B Franklin, B.Sc. (Otago), Grad.Dip. Tchg., Chemistry
Chemistry Technician - Mrs Vicki A Bennie, N.Z.C.S. (Biology)
Dr Craig G Aitken, B.Sc. Hons., Ph.D. (Canterbury), Dip. Tchg., Chemistry, SOMES
Ms Megan W Turnbull, B.Sc. (Canterbury), Dip. Tchg. - Maternity Leave
Dr Briar R Wait, B.Sc., M.Sc., Ph.D. (Canterbury), Grad Dip. Tchg.

Classics
Teacher in Charge - Ms Chloe Harland, B.A. (Canterbury), Grad. Dip. Tchg. and Learning (College of Education)

Commerce
Head Of Department - Ms Katie F Southworth, 
Teacher in Charge Economics - Mr William M Bell, B.Com (Canty), Dip Tchng
Mr Graeme G Christey, B.Com. (Canterbury), C.A., Dip. Tchg., Commerce
Mr Steve E Everingham, B.Sc. (Canterbury), Dip. Tchg.
Mr Brian D Le Vaillant, B. Com. (Canterbury), Dip. Tchg.
Ms Jennifer Wong, B.Com. (Lincoln) Grad. Dip. (College of Education)

Drama
Head of Department - Mr David Chambers, B.A. (Otago), Dip. Tchg., Drama
Ms Robyn M Peers, M.A. Hons. (Canterbury), Dip. Tchg., Art History

English
Head of Department - Ms Chris M Rayward, B.A. Hons. (Canterbury), M.Ed Distinction (Canterbury), Dip. Tchg., English
Assistant Head of Department - TBC
Ms Nikki Bleyendaal, B.A., B.Sc. Hons., Grad. Dip. Tchg.
Ms Emma Bracken, B.A. (Auckland), Grad. Dip. Tchg. and Learning (Canterbury)
Ms Melissa J Campbell, B.A. Hons., (Canterbury), Dip. Tchg.
Mr Rob AS Donaldson, B.A. Hons. (Cape Town), B.Ed. (Rhodes), M.Phil. (Waikato), H.D.E.P.G. (Sec)
Ms Chloe Harland, B.A. (Canterbury), Grad. Dip. Tchg. and Learning (College of Education)
Ms Caroline C Marsh, B.A. (Canterbury), Dip. Tchg.
Ms Kate Morris, B.A. (Canterbury) Grad. Dip. Tchg. and Learning (College of Education)
Ms VH Ginny Patterson, B.A. (Canterbury), Dip. Tchg.
Mr Nicholas Sutcliffe, B. Mus (Auckland), Grad. Dip. Tchg. and Learning (Canterbury)

English Tutor
Ms Leanne Greenfield, B.A. Hons. (Bristol), MPhil. (Cantab.)

Geography
Head of Department - Mr Peter J Cooper, M.Sc. Hons. (Canterbury), Dip. Tchg., Geography
Mr Peter A Hewson, M.A. (Canterbury), Dip. Tchg., Media Studies
Mr Neil S Nicholson, B.Sc. (Canterbury), Dip. Tchg., Geography, ROLLESTON
Mr Neil M Porter, B.Sc. (Canterbury), Pt. Gd. Dip. Sport Mgt (Massey), Dip Tchg. SCHOOL

Graphics
Head Of Department - TBC
Ms Monique F Ellis-Martin, B.Des., Dip Tchg.
Mrs Tricia Winter,

History
Head of Department - Mr Warren C Lidstone, B.A. Hons. (Canterbury), Dip. Tchg., G. Cert. O.T.L., History
Mr Quentin C Clough, B.A. (Canterbury), PGDip PR&T, Dip Tchg. CORFE
Mr Joe Eccleton, B.A. (Otago), Dip. Tchng. (Otago), Postgrad. Dip. Ed (Leadership) (Canterbury)
Mr Peter A Hewson, M.A. (Canterbury), Dip. Tchg., Media Studies
Mr Ben P Vink, B.A. Hons. (Canterbury), Dip. Tchg., JULIUS

ICT
Director of Information and Communication Technology Services - Mr Paul A Rodley, M.Sc. Hons. (Canterbury), Dip. Tchg., ICT

Learning Centre & ESOL
Head of Department - Mrs Lesley Anderson-McKenna, B.A. (Otago), Dip. Tchg., Literacy and Tuition
Ms Nicole Billante, B.A. Hons. (Canterbury), Grad. Dip. Tchg. and Learning (College of Education)
Ms Gill Kilpatrick, B.A. Hons. (Leeds), P.G.C.E.
Ms Kate Morris, B.A. (Canterbury) Grad. Dip. Tchg. and Learning (College of Education)

Mathematics and Statistics
Head Of Department - Mr Lars K Thomsen, B.Sc. Hons. (Lancaster), M.A. (Bath). Mathematics
Assistant Head of Department
 - Ms Samantha Q Squire, B.Eng.Hons. (Liverpool), PGCE (Bristol)
Mr James F Bartlett, B.Sc. (Hons), (Canterbury), Grad Dip. Tchg.
Mr Chris J Hill, B.Sc, Hons. M.A. (London), Cert.Ed., C.Phys.,M.Inst.P.
Ms Tamara L Lerios, B.Ed FET Mathematics (Wits) - Fixed Term
Mr Andrew G Levenger, B.A. Hons. (Durham), P.G.C.E Secondary (Durham), FLOWER’S
Mr AJ Tony O’Connor, B.Sc (Dublin) CONDELL’S
Mr Ian C Stevenson, B.Sc. Hons. (Canterbury), Dip. Tchg.
Mr Darrell J Thatcher, B.Sc. (Otago), Dip. Tchg.,
Mr Arthur Wood, HDE Sec Ed (E.C.E. Kwa-Zulu Natal University)

Mathematics Tutor
Mr Andrew Macarthur, MMath (Oxon)

Media Studies
Mr Peter A Hewson, M.A. (Canterbury), Dip. Tchg., Media Studies

Modern Languages
Head of Department - Mrs Susan D Harding, B.A. (Canterbury), Dip. Tchg., Cert.TESOL (CCE), C.E.L.T.A. (Cambridge), Modern Languages
Ms Nicolette Adam, B.Ed (Austria), Cert.Adult Teaching, Adv. Cert. Outdoor Recreation Leadership
Mr Steve E Everingham, B.Sc. (Canterbury), Dip. Tchg.
Mrs Jennifer Free,
Ms Elaine Y Tang, B.A. Hons (Southampton), P.G.C.E. - Maternity Leave
Mrs Teryl L Yogeeswaran, B.A., M.A. (USA)

Music
Director of Music - Mr Robert J Aburn, Mus. B. Hons. (Canterbury), LRSM (London), LTCL (London), Dip. Tchg. Dist., PGDipEdLead (Canterbury), MTchgLn (Canterbury), A.I.R.M.T., Music
Mr Nick M Coxon, B. Mus., G.W.C.M.D. (Cardiff), Dip. Mus. (Wales), L.T.C.L. (London),P.G.C.E. (Bristol)
Mr Nicholas Sutcliffe, B. Mus (Auckland), Grad. Dip. Tchg. and Learning (Canterbury)

PE
Head of Department - Mr Matt GP Cortesi, BLS (Waikato), Dip Tchg. Physical Education & Health, HARPER
Assistant Head of Department - Mr Matt J Thatcher, B.Ed. (Physical Education), Grad. Dip. Tchg. JACOBS
Mr Henry R Smith, B.Ed. (Canterbury), Grad. Dip. Tchg.

Physics
Head of Department - Dr Andrew D Taylor, B.Sc. Hons. Ph.D. (Canterbury), Dip. Tchg., Physics
Physics Technician - Mr Edwin Flores,  Diploma in Applied Technology (Electrotechnology, Electrics and Computer Technology)
Mr Chris J Hill, B.Sc, Hons. M.A. (London), Cert.Ed., C.Phys.,M.Inst.P.
Mr Arthur McGregor, B.Eng. Hons. (Canterbury) Grad. Dip. (NZGSE)
Mr David A Wilkinson, B.Sc. Hons (Exeter), P.G.C.E. (London)

Religious Education
Head of Department - The Rev. J Bosco M Peters, B.Sc.(Canterbury), B.Theol. Hons. (Melbourne), Dip. Tchg.

Science (General)
Teacher in Charge - Mr Arthur McGregor, B.Eng. Hons. (Canterbury) Grad. Dip. (NZGSE)
Dr Anna Johnston, B.Sc. Hons. (Canterbury), PhD (Canterbury) Diploma of Secondary Teaching (NZGSE)
Ms Susie A Stewart, B.Sc. (Canterbury), Grad. Dip. Tchg.

Sport
Director of Sport - Mr Rob A Clarke, B.PhEd. (Otago), Dip. Tchg., Sport
Assistant Director of Sport - Mr Stephen Dods
Strength & Conditioning Coach - Mr Will Sams

Technology
Head Of Department - TBC
Workshop Technician - SW Wakerley/G. Trost (Sunday)
Mr Kevin D Harris, B.Ed, Dip Tchg (Sydney)
Mr Gavin Love, NZ Trade Cert., Adv. NZ Trade Cert, M.I.T.O., Cert. Adult Teaching
Ms Eloise Nevin, B.Des. (CPIT), Grad. Dip. (NZGSE)