Fairhall School staff - 2018


Steve Crockett, Principal

Steve is currently the teacher in charge of EOTC across the school. He is the key contact for enrolments at Fairhall School, for pastoral care of foreign fee paying students and a member of the management team. Steve is leads school-wide Inquiry and is also a member of the Mathematics, Science and Technology, and Sustainability teams.

Carolyn Orr, Deputy Principal and Blue Team Leader

Carolyn co-teaches with Vicky Hawes in one of our Year 3 and 4 classes in Room 6 and is working with teachers Vicky and Amanda Gorham in a Flexible Learning Environment (FLE). Carolyn supports Steve in the management and leadership across the school. She takes overall responsibility as our school’s Special Needs co-ordinator (SENCO). She manages programmes and timetabling for our Learning Support staff. Carolyn co-ordinates 'day to day' relieving across the school and is on the Senior Leadership Team. Carolyn is also a member of our Literacy, Inquiry and Science/Technology teams.


Briony Boulton, Gold Team Leader (currently on Maternity Leave)
                 
Briony is teaching year 7 and 8 students and is based in Room 8. She is the teacher in charge of the 'Gold team' (Rooms 6,7,8 and 9) and leads the Mathematics Curriculum team. Briony liaises with both Marlborough Colleges with transitions to secondary school. Briony is also a member of our Inquiry team.

Helen Marshall

Helen teaches in Room 8, currently at the Year 7 and 8 level and is working with teacher Colin Wood in a Flexible Learning Environment. She is a member of the Gold Team. Helen is our teacher in charge of school-wide Science and a member of both Science and Mathematics Curriculum teams. She has also taken up the position of 'Within School Lead' for our school's involvement in the Piritahi CoL - a community of learning involving 21 schools across Marlborough.



Aaron Sangster 

Aaron currently teaches in Room 5 at the Year 5 and 6 level. He is the team leader of the English Curriculum team. Aaron is also involved in co-ordinating various sports codes across the school and is a support teacher in the area of Health and PE. Aaron is a member of the 'Gold team'. This year Aaron continues the operation of our Flexible Learning Environment (FLE) alongside colleagues Anne Taylor and Katie Bradley. Aaron has been appointed the Staff Trustee to the Fairhall School Board of Trustees. Aaron is also a member of the inquiry team and is our Literacy Leader across the school.




 Amanda Gorham

Amanda joins our teaching staff this year as a Full Time teacher. She teaches Year 3 and 4 students alongside Deputy Principal, Carolyn Orr and is working out of Room 3. Amanda is part of the two class FLE with Room 6. Amanda joins the Blue team and is a member of the English Curriculum team.


       


Anne Taylor

Anne currently co-teaches in Room 4 with Katie Bradley at the Year 5 and 6 level and is working with teachers Katie Bradley and Aaron Sangster in a FLE. She is a member of the 'Gold team' and English Curriculum team. Anne is also involved in co-ordinating various sports codes across the school. Anne takes on our school Choir for annual participation in concerts and music festivals. Anne also is our school's NZEI representative.

           

    


Katie Bradley

Katie currently co-teaches in Room 4 with Anne at the Year 5 and 6 level. She is a member of the 'Gold team' and Mathematics Curriculum team. Katie is also our School Sports Co-ordinator for all sports codes across the school. She leads the school with singing each Wednesday and is working with teachers Anne Taylor and Aaron Sangster in a FLE.


Colin Wood, Gold Team Leader

Colin teaches Year 7 & 8 students in Room 7. He is a support teacher in the areas of ICT (including Google applications), Learning Languages and Health and PE. Colin is also involved in co-ordinating various sports codes throughout the school. Colin is a member of the school’s Health and Safety team, Science and Technology, Sustainability and the Environment, and is the leader of the 'Gold team' - Years 5 - 8. Colin is also part of the Senior Leadership Team.   



 Juliette Miller

Juliette has returned to teaching this year and teaches a Year 1 class in Room 2. Juliette leads and supports across the school with Enviroschools and Sustainability co-ordinating staff involvement and student leadership. She is a member of the English Curriculum team. Juliette is a member of the 'Blue team'.






Paula Ferguson


Paula is appointed to Room 1 for this year and works Monday to Thursday as our New Entrant teacher. She is a member of the 'Blue Team' and assists with Literacy and Sustainability curriculum teams.








Vicky Hawes

Vicky co-teaches in Room 6 and releases Carolyn in her leadership role. Vicky is part of a collaborative team of teachers at the Year 3 and 4 level, working alongside Carolyn and Amanda Gorham. Vicky also takes on Classroom Release Time (CRT) across the school.
 


Jacinta Nott 

Jacinta comes to us each Friday this year as our New Entrant teacher and releases Paula. 





                                             
                                                                                                                                                                       


Susie Glover

Susie Glover teaches across the school taking on Classroom Release Time (CRT).






 

Kirsten Burns, Reading Recovery

Kirsten is our reading recovery teacher. She also assists the school with testing students for their Six Year Net tests and data analysis.

                                                                                                                                                                        




Joy Neal, Support Staff, Resourcing

Joy manages the school library and resource area and is the liaison between support staff and school management. A long serving support staff member, Joy is responsible for school resources, including first aid supplies, and is a member of the health and safety and Senior Leadership Team.

Ali Kay, Support Staff

Ali has a wealth  experience as a support staff worker as she was a teacher herself. She works alongside teachers and works with individuals and small groups.

Amber Brooks, Support Staff

Amber assists with learning across the school and is our Edible Gardens Co-ordinator.

Rachael Arthur

Rachael assists with the learning of one of our HHNS funded students as well as classroom support to other students in the junior school area.

Phillipa Kitchin

Phillipa assists with the learning of one of our HHNS funded students as well as classroom support to other students in the junior school area.

Jasvir Kaur

Jasvir assists with the learning of one of our HHNS funded students as well as classroom support to other students in the junior school area.


Jo McConnell, Office Administrator

Jo manages the day to day running of the school office and is responsible for financial management. She is also the secretary to the Board of Trustees.

Chris Bezzant, Caretaker

Chris is our school’s caretaker and is a member of the school’s health and safety team. Chris attends to general grounds duties and school-wide maintenance and assists with the environmental sustainability of the school.