John Quinn - Director of Wellbeing & Positive Education
John joined College in 2017 in the new role of Director of Wellbeing & Positive Education. John leads a three year implementation that will see positive education embedded across programmes both inside and outside the classroom.
John has been working with people and teams for the last twenty years in across multiple industries - government, education, business and High Performance Sport. His focus has been in the fields of Leadership, Positive Psychology, Well Being and Happiness, Mental Skills Coaching and Resilience. When working with people and teams John is always interested in ensuring that they are following their passions and using their strengths to ensure that they are connecting with their passions but also their team mates/co workers.
John has worked with several sporting teams and organisations nationally, including New Zealand Rugby, New Zealand Cricket, New Zealand Softball, New Zealand Bowls and High Performance Sport. Within the Canterbury region he has been working with Canterbury Cricket, Canterbury Rugby, Canterbury Netball, Canterbury Golf and Canterbury Cats Hockey.