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

PRINCIPALDiane Bates
ACTING DEPUTY PRINCIPALRob 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 RECOVERYMary Ralph

 

Support Staff

ADMINISTRATIONJenny Taylor
LIBRARYJan Hobbs
TEACHER AIDEWillie Walker
TEACHER AIDEMichelle Wyatt-Logan
TEACHER AIDELisa Shepherd
TEACHER AIDEJocelyn Bleakley
TEACHER AIDEHannah Bailey
TEACHER AIDEToria Walker-Harding
CLEANERHayley Sumner
CARETAKERJohn Ralph