Our Staff

Oruaiti school is staffed by a team of highly skilled and dedicated professionals who are committed to providing students with an excellent education in a nurturing environment.

Teaching Staff

PRINCIPAL Diane Bates
ACTING DEPUTY PRINCIPAL Rob Arrowsmith
KOWHAI  (YEAR 1) Kara Fleming
RIMU        (YEAR 2) Jorja Walden
KAURI      (YEAR 4 & 5) Rob Arrowsmith
PURIRI  (YEAR 3 & 4) Petrina Hodgson
MANUKA    (YEAR 6 & 7) Meg van der Laarse
TOTARA    (YEAR 7 & 8) Mark Pickard
READING RECOVERY Mary Ralph

 

Support Staff

ADMINISTRATION Jenny Taylor
LIBRARY Jan Hobbs
TEACHER AIDE Willie Walker
TEACHER AIDE Michelle Wyatt-Logan
TEACHER AIDE Lisa Shepherd
TEACHER AIDE Jocelyn Bleakley
TEACHER AIDE Hannah Bailey
TEACHER AIDE Toria Walker-Harding
CLEANER Hayley Sumner
CARETAKER John Ralph