Our Staff2022-04-05T12:12:34+00:00

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 Position
Diane Bates Principal
Kaiya Lafotanoa Deputy Principal
Kara Fleming Kowhai  |  Year 1
Sarah Mendham Rimu  |  Year 1 & 2
Meg van der Laarse Puriri  |  Year 2 & 3
Rita MacDonald Totara |  Year 3 & 4
Rob Arrowsmith Ngaio  |  Year 5 & 6
Jorja Walden Kauri  |  Year 5 & 6
Mark Pickard Manuka  |  Year 7 & 8
Cindy Wihongi Nikau  |  Year 7 & 8
Leonie McLean Reading Recovery
Support Staff Position
Jenny Taylor Administration
Michelle Wyatt-Logan Teacher Aide
Lisa Shepherd Teacher Aide
Jocelyn Bleakley Teacher Aide/Library
Hannah Bailey Teacher Aide/Library
Jonella Henare Teacher Aide
Willie Walker Caretaker