2021 Allendale Primary School Staff

The Allendale team consists of experienced and knowledgeable staff. This provides a sound knowledge base of the school's operation and students.

Allendale is a Teacher Development School 2016-2019 with curriculum expertise in English, Mathematics and the Early Years.

Promotional positions in the school are Principal and two Deputy Principals. There are 52 staff including non-teaching staff.

Executive Team

Executive Team Information
Principal Mr Chad Barnes
Deputy Principals Mr James Baker and Mrs Tammie Jones
Manager of Corporate Services Mrs Margaret Pollett
School Officers Ms Tanya Joseph and  Ms Michelle Thomas

Teaching Staff

Teaching Staff Information
ECE 1 Ms Beth Emmott and Mrs Kate Cassin
ECE 2 Ms Stephanie Briggs-Killick and Ms Janelle Kadry
ECE 3 Ms Emily Kraljevich and Mrs Lyn Gow
Room 1 Year 2 Ms Darcy Symington
Room 2 Year 1/2 Mrs Emily Paff and Ms Janelle Kadry
Room 3 Year 2/3 Mrs Yasmin Venemore
Room 4 Year 3 Mrs Blythe Cook 
Room 5 Year 1 Ms Kelsey Fitzgerald
Room 6 Year 1 Ms Melissa Starling and Mrs Emma Smith
Room 7 Year 3/4 Mrs Sandy Davey
Room 8 Year 4 Ms Mikayla Collins
Room 9 Year 6 Mr Nick Baker
Room 10 Year 5/6 Mr Amos Steiger
Room 11 Year 5 Ms Chloe Wilkinson
Room 12 Year 4/5 Ms Carina Marwitz
Visual Arts Mrs Helen Symington
Performing Arts/Music Ms Melanie Kerrigan
PE Mr Alan McDonald and Mrs Kate Cassin
Health Mrs Margaret Ryder and Ms Harriet Brake
Science  Mrs Margaret Ryder
Indonesian Ms Harriet Brake
ECE English Coach Mrs Emma Smith
Core Curriculum Coach Mrs Martine Thurkle

Other Roles

Other Roles Information
ICT Support Mrs Kerrie Wann
School Psychologist Mr Milaan Kousari
Chaplain Ms Kate Stewart
Education Assistants Mrs Deb Molloy
Mrs Sharon Tesling
Ms Ashleigh Smith
Ms Joanne Paholski
Ms Kaitlyn Millar
Ms Wendy Wills
Mrs Debbie Gould
Mrs Margaret Hitch
Mrs Kerrie Wann
Mrs Yvonne Ortmueller
Mrs Vicki Coonan
Mrs Paula Wilkinson
Mrs Lyn Middler
Ms Moana Puru
Mr Tom Denton
Mrs Helen Ash
AIEOs Mrs Bev Drage
Mr Allan Headland
Library Officer Ms Adele Edwards
Cleaners Ms Georgie Williamson
Mr Johnny Lazarou
Ms Preeya Osborne
Ms Kyra Jupp
Canteen Ms Jenny Hanson
Mrs Jasmah Johnson
Gardener Mr Matthew Smith

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