Our Staff

Our Staff at Ngaruawahia High School

Senior Leadership Team

Chris Jarnet Principal

Harriet Hokai

Andrea Kingi

Deputy Principal

Deputy Principal

Pastoral Leaders

Te Arohanui Mangu Senior Pastoral Leader [email protected]
Mapera Naera Junior Pastoral Leader [email protected]

Heads of Department

Te Arohanui Mangu Arts [email protected]
Andrea Kingi English [email protected]
Harold Ranui Health & Physical Education [email protected]
Donna West Mathematics [email protected]
Tarena Ranui Pedagogy [email protected]
Julia Liefting Science [email protected]
Dawson Iti Social Science & Te Reo Maaori [email protected]
Christine Melligan Special Educational Needs [email protected]
Adrian Reeves Technology


Teaching Staff

Adrian Reeves [email protected]
Amy James [email protected]
Carl Shepherd [email protected]
Carmel Skeaff [email protected]
David Patrick [email protected]
Eliza Thomsen [email protected]
Jamie Lichtwark [email protected]
Josh Steward [email protected]
Matutaera Herangi [email protected]
Murray Elgar [email protected]
Nicole Rakena [email protected]
Rachael Goulin [email protected]
Stefan West [email protected]
Teresa Fleming [email protected]

Support Staff

Amy Don Teacher Aide
Aroha Rawiri Teacher Aide
Claire Timms Librarian
Don Hagenson Caretaker
Jules Matika Teacher Aide/Whaanau Liaison Officer
Justine Brown

Principals PA/Business Analyst            [email protected]

Leah Crawford

Gateway / Careers

Mai Morgan Teacher Aide
Maurice Haehae Sports Coordinator
Meg Vernal  Gateway / Careers Coordinator & Science Technician  [email protected]
Murray Roberts Teacher Aide
Ngaraka Miller Teacher Aide
Tiriti Punga Reception/Administration             
Suzanne Collins Finance/Administration

Student Support Services

Sarita MacDonald Nurse
Elizabeth Murphy

Guidance Counsellor 

[email protected]

Dave Harris Alcohol and other drugs counsellor


General or Administration Email [email protected]