Staff directory

Our staff are a committed group of Christian professionals. Staff can be emailed at: [firstname] or [firstname].[lastname]

Senior leadership

Peter Ferrar - Principal, Teacher (Chemistry)

Chris Mitchell - Deputy Principal

Graham Black - Assistant Principal (Secondary), Teacher (Accounting, Economics, Business Studies)

Secondary leadership - Y9-13

Natasha Casey - Teacher (English), Director of Course Lab

Erika Snedden - Teacher (Art), Director of Life Lab

Hayden Hewitt - Teacher (Science, Biology), Head of Science

Primary leadership - Y0-8

Katrina Bannister - Teacher (Y0-1), Aroha Team Leader

Jane Sutherland - Teacher (Y3), Manahau Team Leader

Lynette Olson - Teacher (Y5), Tumanako Team Leader

Tarryn Rose - Teacher (Y8), Whakapono Team Leader

Teachers - Wellbeing and learning support

Delwyn Crowther - Guidance Counsellor

Carl McIntyre - Secondary Learning Support, Gateway, Careers Advice

Teresa Wood - SENCO/Special Education Needs Co-ordinator

Clare Long - Special Education Teacher

Teachers - Y9-13

Gareth Bell - Teacher (Digital Technology, Mathematics, Music)

Carl McIntyre- Teacher (Social Studies, History)

Barry Jackson - Teacher (Science, Y7-8 Science)

Bronwyn Boddy - Teacher (Mathematics)

Paul Jorgensen - Teacher (Mathematics, Geography)

Martin Alderdice - Teacher (Physics)

Michael Doody - Teacher (Music)

Teachers - Y0-8

Francelle Aiken - Teacher (Y1)

Karen Burrows - Teacher (Y1)

Catherine Forrest - Teacher (Y2)

Melissa Seumanu - Teacher (Y2)

Emily Gennills - Teacher (Y2)

Christine Little - Teacher (Y3)

Claire Thompson - Teacher (Y3)

Gareth Smith - Teacher (Y4)

Gemma Stewart - Teacher (Y4)

David Henderson - Teacher (Y5/6)

Craig McDonald - Teacher (Y5/6)

Christina Havill - Teacher (Y7)

Heslia Swanepoel - Teacher (Y7/8)

Vicki Campbell - Release Teacher, Teacher (Y0)

Jane Barker - Release Teacher

Raeleen Simpson - Release Teacher

Trish Gunning - Release Teacher

Helene Henderson - Release Teacher

Support staff - Learning support

Joy Soo - Science Technician

Katharine Bracey - Librarian

Maria McDonald - Teacher Aide

Anne-Marie Mitchell - Teacher Aide

Ruth Oemcke - Teacher Aide

Jannell Eade - Sports Co-ordinator, Teacher Aide

Barbara Hembrow - Teacher Aide

Steph Dykstra - Teacher Aide

Nicole Gilbert - Teacher Aide

Amanda Austin - Teacher Aide

Ilona Shewell - Teacher Aide

Helen Dobson - Teacher Aide (Secondary)

Rebecca Jorgensen - Teacher Aide (ESOL)

Support staff - Administration, property etc.

Marianne Crawford - Receptionist

Melanie May - Office Assistant

Sarndra Rauzi - Principal's P.A.

Angela Richards - Executive Officer (Finance/Property)

John Barker - Caretaker



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Phone: +64 6 356 7326
Fax: +64 6 356 8391
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Cornerstone Christian School
119 Mihaere Drive
Palmerston North 4414
New Zealand