Staff Directory

Citipointe Christian College is not only school for our students, but the workplace for a large group of staff and tutors.

Staff List 

Staff List December 2018  
College Executive Grace House
HEAD of PRIMARY Mrs R Gravestein DipTch BEd MEd MACEL MACE
DIRECTOR OF DEVELOPMENT Mrs G Fitz-Payne Cert IV Business Management Cert IV Volunteer Mgmt FEdplus
(Citipointe Group Services) (Citipointe Church Brisbane)
Executive Pastor Pastor B Ramsey
Payroll Officer Mrs B Henry
Payroll Mr E Seto BComm
(Outside School Hours Care) (OSHC is administered for the College by Citpointe Childcare)
Administration Staff: Grace House
Office Manager; Assistant to the Registrar Mrs S du Plessis DipPM BProc LLB
Assistant to the Registrar Mrs K Booth Cert IV TESOL BComm GradDipMin
Digital Communications Officer Mr J Chng DipBusStud BBus (Mktg)
Development Office Assistant p/t Mrs L Gray BCommunications
Receptionist Mrs L Starkey
Relieving Receptionist p/t Mrs G Lau Cert III ChnsServcs
Data Entry Officer Mrs B Heron Cert IV FinServ(Bkkpg)
PA to the Principal & Development Director Mrs L Maguire
PA to Head of Secondary p/t Mrs T Maunder
PA to Head of Primary; Primary staff secretary; Return to work Coordinator Mrs L Meddings Cert IV Bus Admin
Business Officer Mrs N de Graaff Cert IV FinServ(Bkkpg)
Business Support Officer Mrs R Heath
Business Support Officer Mrs I Monty
Accounts Manager Mrs L van Lelyveld BComm (Hons) Acc’g CA (SA)
First Aid Officer p/t Mrs M Hood
First Aid Officer p/t Mrs R Levendal Cert Nurs
First Aid Officer p/t Mrs G Lau Cert III ChnsSvcs
Further Administration staff:  
Student Services Coordinator; Student Protection Officer (primary and secondary) Mrs N Missenden BPsych(Hons)
Guidance Consultant p/t (primary and secondary) Mrs S Smith BEd BSc(Hons) GradDipResourceTch GradDipPsychStud MGuid&Couns Member AGCA AssocM APS
Student Counsellor (secondary) Mrs R Grobbelaar  BPsych MProfPsych
Performance & Instrumental:  
Director of Performance Mrs D Herschell CMusA ATMusA DipPR Pub & Prom Cert. PR&M
Instrumental Music Coordinator p/t Mrs K Bent BMus GradDipEd
Instrumental Music Coordinator p/t Mr J Proellocks BMus(Perf) GradDipEd
Sports Assistant Primary p/t Mrs K Hicks Cert II OfficeAdmin
Sports Assistant Secondary p/t Mr K Waters Cert IV Personal Training
College Uniform Store:  
Uniform Store Manager Mrs C Van Manen
Uniform Store Assistant Mrs Chan Mei Lac
Computer Systems / IT:  
Chief Information Officer Mr B Davis BInfTech GradDipEd MEd MCP CNA
IT Operations Manager Mr C Hepplewhite
IT Network Administrator Mr G Ng DipComp&NwkTech BInfTech (Hons2a)
Desktop System Engineer Mr K Lam DipInfTech BInfTech
IT Systems Adminstrator Mr T Ellaby Dip Nurs Dip IT MCITP
Technical Support Officer Mr A Dickinson Dip IT(Networking)
Technical Support Officer p/t Mr C O’Brien Cert III IT Dip IT CCNA (Networking)
Technical Support Officer Mr B Kelly Cert IV IT
Libraries: Secondary Linke Library
Head of Library Services Mrs S Borinetti BA DipEd DipTchLib
Library Technician Mrs R Bowles Cert III Ed Support DipLib/Inf Services
Library Aide p/t Mrs S Chapman
Library Aide p/t Mrs C Boerdam
Resource Centre Officer p/t Mrs M Moore ADipSocSc(ChCare)
  Primary Library
Primary Library Coordinator Mrs L Owens BEd Cert GE
Library Technician Mrs L Baigent BSc(LibTech)
Library Aide p/t Mrs K Gagliardi CertTch
Library Aide p/t Mrs E Yamazaki
  Primary Resource Centre
Class Resources Officer Mrs V Mulheran
Bus Manager Mr M Bunch
Assistants to Bus Manager Mr D Brayley; Mr A Kerridge
College Ancillary Staff:  
Canteen Convenor (Secondary) Mrs A Loots Cert III Hosp (HygPracFoodSfty)
Canteen Coordinator; Canteen Convenor (Primary) Mrs C Van Den Berg Cert IV in Allied Health Nutrition and Dietetics
Equipment and Property Officer; Receiving & Despatch Officer Ms J Kelly
Print Room Manager; Primary Administrative Assistant Mrs R Crowe Cert III Ed Support
Primary Ancillary Staff:  
Administrative  Assistant Mrs P Lohr
Teacher Aide (Preparatory) Mrs J Brayley Cert III Ed Support
Teacher Aide (Preparatory) Miss R Sullivan Cert III EarlyChhd DipECE&Care
Teacher Aide (Preparatory) Mrs Y Egan Cert III Ed Support
Teacher Aide (Preparatory) Mrs P Leyden BTeach
Teacher Aide (Preparatory) Mrs B Harrison-Burns Cert III Ed Support Cert Vet Nrsg
Teacher Aide (Literacy & Prep Reading) Mrs C Rice
Teacher Aide (Literacy) p/t Mrs K Govan
Teacher Aide (Literacy) p/t Mrs J Hatton Cert IV TESOL Cert IV TAide
Teacher Aide (Literacy) Mrs J Smith Cert III ChCare&TAideEd
Teacher Aide (Year 1) Mrs S Webster
Teacher Aide (Student Support & Admin) p/t Mrs E van Heerden
Teacher Aide (Student Support) Mrs C Russell Cert III EdSupport
Teacher Aide (Student Support) Mrs B Kelso Cert III EdSupport
Teacher Aide (Student Support) Mrs B Spies
Teacher Aide (Student Support) Mrs S Sim
Teacher Aide (Art) p/t Mrs E Yamazaki Cert III Chns Serv Cert III EdSupport Cert IV HlthCommSvcs(DivThpy)
Teacher Aide (HPE) p/t Mr A Campbell-Staines
Secondary Ancillary Staff:  
Administrative Assistant to Heads of Year Mrs J Cowley DipChildCare&Ed
Administration Assistant Mrs J Goulding Cert IV BusAdmin
Administration Assistant p/t Mrs D Stafford
Administration Assistant p/t Mrs P Myhill
Administration Assistant p/t Mrs J Wren DipTch BEd
Reception p/t Mrs L Francis
Reception p/t Mrs A Cairns
Science Technician Mr M Bowles BA GradDipEd
Science Technician p/t Mrs E Joubert DipHaematology BSc
Teacher Aide Arts p/t Mrs G Parkin Cert Comm llust&Desgn
Teacher Aide Hospitality p/t Mrs B Mergard
Teacher Aide Hospitality p/t Mrs L Niesler-Cant
Teacher Aide Hospitality p/t Mrs L Francis
Teacher Aide Student Support Mrs A Burns Cert III EdSupport BA(Lit&Comm)
Teacher Aide Student Support Mrs G Dowie
Teacher Aide Student Support p/t Mr R Wilson Cert IV (Min) BEd GradDipMin
Technology Assistant p/t Mr G Brown
Citipointe Tutoring Academy Assistant p/t Mrs B Jackson BAdultEd&VocTrg MEComm
Director of Primary Operations and Administration;  Student Protection Officer p/t Mr P Staines Cert IV WHS BTch GradDipEd
Director of Primary Teaching Learning & Innovation; 4 Maths Mrs J Blackwell BBus GradDipTch&Lng
Director of Technology Systems (Primary); SSD Teacher; Pastoral Care P-6 boys Mr D Smith Cert III Welding & Thermal Cutting BTch BEd
Director of Primary Academic Development; Literacy Teacher  Mrs R Carlisle BEd
Primary Class Teachers  
Preparatory Mrs K Roberts Cert III ChristnMin BEd
Preparatory Mrs A Kelly BSocSc BPrimEd
Preparatory Mrs A Baxter DipTch BEd
Preparatory Mrs B Smith BEd
Preparatory Ms K Wahry BEd
Year 1 Mrs A Robertson BBus BEd
Year 1 Mr G Heffernan BEd
Year 1 Mrs D Poole BTch BEd & Mrs C Stewart BTch BEd
Year 1 Mrs C Whittal BEd
Year 1 Mrs J Burrell DipEd HDipEd (on leave Semester 2)
Year 1 Mr M Henry BMin BEd
Year 2 Mr W Vincent BA BTch DipChristianMinistry DipEDP
Year 2 Mr D Osypiv BEd
Year 2 Mrs A Paten Cert III EdSupport AssDipApplSc  BEd
Year 2 Mrs P Dolby BEd
Year 2 Mrs K Caswell BEd & Mrs J Kilner BEd
Year 3 Mrs R Turley BEd
Year 3 Mrs K Clements Cert III CommSvcs Cert IV TESOL Dip Couns  BEd
Year 3 Mr B Smith BComm GradDipEd
Year 3 Mrs D Ballhause Cert III ChnSvcs BEd
Year 3 Mrs J Carlisle BEd
Year 4 Mrs S Speaight BEd
Year 4 Mr I Tang DipTch & Mrs F Pesonen BEd
Year 4 Mr H ten Cate BA HDipEd BA(Hons)
Year 4 Mrs E Smith Cert IV BusAdmin BEd GradCertEd
Year 4 Mr C Osborne BEd
Year 5 Mr J Curtis BEd
Year 5 Mrs L Hendricks BA BEd(Hons) HDipEd
Year 5 Mr C George DipMus(Tech) GradDipEd MInfTech
Year 5 Mrs K Dinale Cert III CommServ BNurs GradDipEd
Year 6 Mr M O’Sullivan Cert III Fitness DipTch BEd
Year 6 Mrs S Olivier BEd
Year 6 Mr D Hendricks Cert IV TAE DipEd HDipEd BEd(Hons)
Year 6 Mr J Peng BEng(Civil) GradDipTch
Year 6 Mrs L Morris DipTch AMusA
Primary Specialist Teachers  
Head of Primary Pastoral Care; P-1 Technology Teacher Mrs T O’Sullivan BEd
Project Officer; 5 Maths Mrs A Hayward BTP MTch MEd
Primary Leadership Assistant p/t Ms J Harris DipTch BEd  ThL
Administrative Assistant p/t Mrs Rita Rosehr DipTeach(Prim) BEd(Prim) MSpecEd
Primary Student Support  
Head of Student Support Mrs A Varghese BSc BEd MEd MPsych
Student Support Case Manager (Years P-2) p/t Mrs J-A Staines BTch GradDipEd
Student Support Case Manager (Years 3-4); 3 Maths Mrs M Canaris BEd BChild&FamilyStudies
Student Support Case Manager (Years 5-6) p/t Mrs M Jones BA GradDipEd
Primary Learning Extension  
Writing Extension p/t Mrs Z Horton CertGE Cert IV TESOL BEd MEd(GftdEd) ATCL
Learning Extension Coordinator; EAL Teacher; Instructional Coach Mrs G Moriarty Cert IV TESOL BA GradDipEd MSpEd
Learning Extension: Aspire 4 Class Teacher; Instructional Coach;  Training Coordinator;  p/t Mrs J Huntington BEd
Learning Extension: Aspire 5 Class Teacher; Library Mrs L Owens Cert GE BEd
Learning Extension: Aspire 6 Class Teacher p/t Mrs M Brown BEd GradCertEd
Learning Extension Teacher: Mathematics p/t Mrs J Lane CertGE DipTch
Learning Extension: STEM, Science and Tech Teacher p/t Dr J Tang BA (Jap) BSc GradCertBusAdmin GradDipEd PhD
Writing; NAPLAN Preparation p/t (Mrs N Leigh DipTch BEd on leave Semester 2)
Primary English as an Additional Language  
English as an Additional Language Coordinator Ms D Allen Cert III ChCommPrac Cert IV TESOL BA GradDipTch GradCert ChristianEd Grad Dip Min Stud
English as an Additional Language p/t Mrs L Toms Cert IV TESOL AssDipEdChildCare  BEd
English as an Additional Language Intensive Mrs Z Richards Cert IV TESOL BSocSc GradCertSocAdmin GradDipEd
Primary Languages Education  
Language Education (French) p/t Mme L Doux DipEngl BFr(Hons) GradCertTchg MFr(Lit)(Hons)
Language Education (Chinese) p/t Mrs S Lee BEd MAppLangLinguist
Language Education (Spanish) p/t Mrs G Guerra Leon BPreSchEd
Language Education (Chinese) p/t Miss G Chang B MusPerf(Hons 1) GradDipEd
Primary Arts Education  
Art p/t Mrs N Fitzgerald BEd
Music; Choral p/t Mr D Impey BCreativeInd GradDipMusEd GradDipEd
Music; Choral; Chinese Miss G Chang BMusPerf(Hons1) GradDipEd
Music Coordinator; Choral p/t Mrs M Betia Cert IV TESOL BMusPerf BMus BEd
Primary Sport and HPE  
Head of Primary Sport & HPE  Mr J Pearson BAppSc (HMS Ed)
Health & Physical Education; Director of Football (primary and secondary) Mr D Le Petit BBus(Mgt) BEd
Physical Education; Pastoral Care assistant Mr M O’Sullivan AssDipAppSc BEd
Health & Physical Education Ms R Geldenhuys BA GradDipPsych GradDipT&L MEd
Primary Technology  
2-6 Technology; 6 Maths Mr M Dodd BIT GradDipEd
P-1 Technology Mrs T O’Sullivan BEd
Director of Administration; Science Mr R Webb BSc DipEd
Director of Student Care; Careers Mr N Shuker Cert III IT CDec (QLD) Cert IV TAE DipTAA DipRelCouns DipProjMgt DipEd AdvDipMgt BSc MCareerDev
Director of  Studies; English Mr W Stewart Cert IV TESOL BA(Hons) HDipEd MA FDE
Director of Teaching & Learning Innovation; Science; XP Extension Program Mrs C Mills Cert IV TESOL DipBusInfSys BSc(Hons) GradDipEd MSc
Director of Project Development; Mathematics;  Business Mr T Francis BEd
Secondary Heads of Year Levels  
Head of Year 7; Science Mr C Paten Cert IV TAE BSc BEd (SpEd) GradDipEd
Head of Year 8; Business Mrs H Muller BA HDipEd
Head of Year 9; Mathematics Mr N Lim Cert III Church & Community Practices BA Ed
Head of Year 10; English Mrs H Clapham-Burns BA GradDipEd MEdStud (Guid&Couns)
Head of Year 11; Mathematics Mr M Muller DipBusMgt HDipEd ICDL
Head of Year 12; Senior Head of Year; English Mrs L Van den Berg Cert IV TESOL BA HDipEd
Secondary English  
Head of English Mrs R Barrett Cert Theol BBus(Journ) GradDipEd METAQ
English; History Ms N Fong BJourn BA GradDipEd MA
English; History Mrs R Teo BA BEd
English; Head of Year 12; Senior Head of Year Mrs L Van den Berg Cert IV TESOL BA HDipEd
English; English as an Additional Language Coordinator Mr R Harri BEd MEdStud
English; Head of Christian Formation Mrs E Gallagher BEd MEd
English; Geography Mrs M Mare BA GradDipEd
English; Head of Year 10 Mrs H Clapham-Burns BA GradDipEd MEdStud (Guid&Couns)
English Mr A Bickerton DipArts BTh BA GradDipEd
English; History Mr J Paschke BEd
English; Maths; History Ms D Ray BEd GradCertEarlyChldhd MEd
Secondary  Mathematics  
Head of Mathematics Mrs C Bornhutter BA HDipEd
Mathematics; Director of Project Development; Business Mr T Francis BEd
Mathematics Mr P Terec DipTch BEng
Mathematics Mr Q van der Merwe DipEd HDipEd
Mathematics; Head of Year 11 Mr M Muller DipBusMgt HDipEd ICDL
Mathematics Mr P Wepener DipEd HDipEd
Mathematics Mrs S Archie BSc GradDipEd
Mathematics; Head of Year 9 Mr N Lim Cert III Church & Community Practices BA Ed
Mathematics; XP Extension Program Mrs C Terec Cert III IT Cert IV Bus Cert IV TAE Dip T(ECE) BEd 
Secondary Science  
Head of Science & STEM Academy Mrs N Parsons Cert IV TESOL BSc HDipEd
Science; Director of Secondary Administration Mr R Webb DipEd BSc
Science Mr N Hsieh BSc BEd
Science; Head of Year 7 Mr C Paten Cert IV TAE BSc BEd (SpEd) GradDipEd
Science; History Mrs S Taylor BA BEd
Science Mr P van Driel BEng(Mech) GradDipEd MSc
Science; PE Mr D Dyer Cert IV TAE BEd MEd AFAIM IAAAC
Science; Head of Professional Practice; XP Extension Program Mrs M Fouché Cert IV TAE BA(Ed) BA(Hons)HMS
Science; College Pride Coordinator Mr J Chan BSc BEd
Science Mr D Collins BEd
Secondary  Geography  
Head of Geography Mr M Mills Cert IV TESOL BA(Hons) GradDipEd – Curriculum writing Semester 2
Geography Mrs M Mare BA GradDipEd
Geography; History Mrs S Oberholzer BA(Hons) HDipEd
Geography; English Mr A Welgemoed DipYouthPrep DipEd(CompEd) BA HDipEd
Secondary History  
Head of History Mr T Tsimboukis BA BEd HDipEd
History; English Mrs H Costello BA BEd
History; Business Mr D England BA(Criminology&CriminalJustice) GradDipHum GradDipEd
Secondary Arts  
Head of Arts Mrs S Couchman BA GradDipEd
Arts; NOVA Arts Mrs C Dennis BCreativeIndustries BEd
Arts; VET Mr A Stephens Cert IV TAE BFineArt BEd
Arts Mrs N Stock BMus(Hons) BMusEd HDipEd
Arts Mrs L Lim BCreativeIndustries BEd
Arts Mrs B Dodd CertIV TAE  BMultimedia GradCertEd(HEd) Grad DipEd
NOVA Arts Coordinator Mr G Couchman BCreativeIndustries BEd
Arts; NOVA Arts Ms M Tsang BEd
Secondary  Technology  
Head of Technology; VET Mr P Hollyock Cert IV Hosp BEd (D&T)
Technology; Mathematics Mr N Cheney BEng(Civil) GradDipT&L
Technology Mrs I McMillan Cert IV TAE BInfTech MTch
Technology Mr B Palise Cert III Carpentry BIT GradDipEd
Technology; History Mr D Hatton Cert IV TAE BMin GradDipLng&Tch
Technology; International Student Outreach Program Coordinator Mr R Guinane Cert III IT Cert IV TAE Cert IV TESOL Dip RE DipTch MDiv
Technology; PE p/t Mrs M White Cert IV TAE BEd(Hons)
Technology; PE p/t Mrs B Edwards BSc (HMS Ed)
Secondary Business  
Head of Business Mrs V Turner Cert IV TAE Dip Tch(Comm) BEdStud
Business Mr L Bettinson BComm BEd
Business Mrs H Kenyon Cert II Ed. of Music Tchrs DipEd BEc GradDipSecStudEd
Business; Head of Year 8 Mrs H Muller BA HDipEd
Secondary Vocational Education  
Head of Vocational Education; Business; Voc Ed Mrs L Calero Cert III Business Cert IV TAE  BComm BEd
Head of Technology; VET Mr P Hollyock Cert IV Hosp BEd (D&T)
Arts; VET Mr A Stephens Cert IV TAE BFineArt BEd
Secondary Languages Education  
Languages Coordinator; French Mr J Alexis Cert IV TESOL Dip Tch BA BEd MA MEd
Languages (Chinese) p/t Mrs E Chen BSc GradDipEd MSc MA(AppliedLinguistics)
Languages (Chinese) Ms S Su BA BEd MCounselling(Psychthpy) CELTA
Languages (Chinese) Mrs J Lee BA BEd
Secondary Sport and Health & Physical Education  
Head of Secondary Sport; Health & PE Coordinator Mr D Wolfik Cert IV TAE BEd
Health & PE; Technology Mrs T Turner AdvDipArts (IntDes&Dec) BBus(Events&Sports Mgmt) GradDipEd
Health & PE; Chapel Coordinator Mr W Cobb Cert SportsStudies DipTch BSport&ExerciseSc
Teaching & Learning  
Director of Teaching & Learning Innovation; Director of Citipointe Christian College Academy; Science; XP Extension Program Mrs C Mills Cert IV TESOL DipBusInfSys BSc(Hons) GradDipEd MSc
Student Support Teacher Mrs M Muller HDipEd
Student Support Teacher p/t Mrs D van Diermen BSocSc(Hons) HDipEd GradDipEd (SpNeedsEd)
Academic Manager Mrs S Harker Cert ESL RSA (Cambridge) Cert TEFLA DipTch MAppLinguistics(TESOL)
Secondary School Preparation Program Mrs J Francis NatDipBusEd GradDipTch CELTA (Cambridge)
Secondary School Preparation Program Mr J Leigh BEd BD(Hons) GradDipTch GradDipMusEd  CertIV TESOL
Secondary School Preparation Program Mrs M Kapurzhanov AssDipMin DipBusMgt BA(Intercultural Ministry)  GradDipEd CELTA (Cambridge)
Secondary School Preparation Program Mrs K Boddy Magri BA (Linguistics) Grad Cert Arts (TESOL) Cert IV TAE
English for Mathematics & English for Science p/t Mrs M Niemann  Cert IV TESOL BSc BEd HEdDip(PG)
Homestay Coordinator Mrs H Jakins Cert IV BusAdmin DipBus
Assistant Homestay Coordinator p/t Mrs C Geeves
Student Welfare Counsellor p/t Mrs A Murray BA(Psych)(Hons) HDipEd MA(Counselling)
Administrative Assistant Mrs T Ferero CertPR BEd