Meet the Staff at Paeroa College for 2023
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Senior Leadership Team

Amy Hacker- Principal
Andrew Cameron- Deputy Principal
Deputy Principal
Miah Williams- Deputy Principal
Deputy Principal
Tina Youngman- Deputy Principal
Deputy Principal
Paul Beisly- Acting Deputy Principal (March to November)
Acting Deputy Principal (March to November)


Emma Black- Y9 & Y10 Achievement Dean
Y9 & Y10 Achievement Dean
Felise Tai'i- Y9 Pastoral Dean
Y9 Pastoral Dean
Chris Doak- Y10 Pastoral Dean
Y10 Pastoral Dean
Ramai Gurnick- Y11, Y12 & Y13 Achievement Dean
Y11, Y12 & Y13 Achievement Dean
Darcy Knyvett- Y11 Pastoral Dean
Y11 Pastoral Dean
Keely Muller- Y12 & Y13 Pastoral Dean
Y12 & Y13 Pastoral Dean

Head of Department

Learning Support
Head of Arts
Mathematics & Statistics
Modern Learning Specialist
Head of Languages
Health & Physical Education
Curriculum Integration Specialist
Head of Social Sciences

Teaching Staff

Learning Support
Te Reo Māori
Mathematics, Specialist Classroom Teacher
On Leave
Mathematics, Trades, Gateway, Careers
Health and Physical Education
Health & Physical Education
Social Sciences, Primary Technology & Principal’s Nominee
On Leave
Music & Literacy
Mathematics & Digital Technology
Science & Literacy
Rumaki & Te Reo Māori
Health and Physical Education & Te Reo Māori
Technology & EOTC coordinator
Health & Physical Education
English & Literacy
Social Sciences & History
Literacy, Social Studies, Geography

Support Staff

Science Aide
Teacher Aid
Teacher Aide
Teacher Aide (On Leave)
Teacher Aide

Office Staff

Student Services
Executive Officer
Sports & Gateway Administrator
PA to the Principal
School Lunch / RTLB Administrator
Attendance Administrator

Ground Staff


Healthy Lunch Staff

Head Chef
Lunch Staff
Janet Mitchell
Lunch Staff
Tayla Mcpherson Dormer