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) Michelle Wyatt-Logan
RIMU        (YEAR 1 & 2) Jorja Walden
KAURI      (YEAR 4 & 5) Rob Arrowsmith
PURIRI  (YEAR 2, 3 & 4) Kara Fleming
MANUKA    (YEAR 6 & 7) Meg van der Laarse
TOTARA    (YEAR 8) Mark Pickard
READING RECOVERY Mary Ralph

 

Support Staff

ADMINISTRATION Jenny Taylor
LIBRARY Jan Hobbs
TEACHER AIDE Willie Walker
TEACHER AIDE Hannah Bailey
TEACHER AIDE Lisa Shepherd
TEACHER AIDE Jocelyn Bleakley
TEACHER AIDE Tui Stewart
CLEANER Hayley Sumner
CARETAKER John Ralph