Our Staff

Our Staff at Ngaruawahia High School

Senior Leadership Team

Chris Jarnet Principal

Vicki Ladd

Andrea Kingi

Harriet Hokai

Deputy Principal

Assistant Principal - Curriculum

Assistant Principal - Pastoral

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]
Murray Elgar Mathematics [email protected]
Tarena Ranui Pedagogy [email protected]
Julia Liefting Science [email protected]
Mapera Naera Te Reo Maaori [email protected]
Harriet Hokai Special Educational Needs [email protected]
Pachappa Goundar Technology [email protected]

Teaching Staff

Carl Shepherd [email protected]
Carmel Skeaff [email protected]
David Patrick [email protected]
Eliza Thomsen [email protected]
Jamie Lichtwark [email protected]
Josh Steward [email protected]
Nicole Rakena [email protected]
Rachael Goulin [email protected]
Ryan Thomsen [email protected]

Support Staff

Amy Don Learning Support
Aroha Rawiri Learning Support
Claire Timms Librarian
Don Hagenson Caretaker
Justine Brown

Principals PA/Executive Officer            [email protected]

Leah Crawford

Gateway / Careers

Mai Morgan Learning Support
Maurice Haehae Sports Coordinator
Meg Vernal  Gateway / Careers Coordinator & Science Technician  [email protected]
Murray Roberts Learning Support
Ngaraka Miller Learning Support
Tiriti Punga Reception/Administration   [email protected]          
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]