Our Team

Casuarina staff play an important role in the development of students.
We value commitment to Rudolph Steiner Education principles, enthusiasm and creativity,
positive and productive relationships and effective and respectful teamwork.
Our team members are selected based on these values.

Leadership Team

HAENGGI, Elsbeth

Principal

STEINBECK, Taja

Business Manager

THOMAS, Julie

College Chair

ANDERSON, Allison

Learning Support Coordinator

Administration

STEINBECK, Taja

Business Manager

HARTMANN, Allison

Bookkeeper & Front Office Manager

THORP, Nicola

Front Office

Teaching Staff

BARBARESCO, Pierina

Kindergarten Teacher - Rose Room

MINGAYE, Ella

Kindergarten Teacher - Grey Gum

BURKE, Linda

Class Teacher

THOMAS, Julie

Class Teacher

PALLOTTA, Angelo

Class Teacher

Chapple, Lynn

Class Teacher

LE GRESLEY, Rebecca

Class Teacher

GADKE, Matt

Class Teacher

RODRIGUEZ, Agustina

Language Assistant Teacher

Music program

FRANK, Jessamin

Music and Violin Teacher

MACKENZIE, Kristen

Choir Leader

Learning Support Team

ANDERSON, Allison

Learning Support Coordinator

DENHAM, Frances

Learning Assistant

HENDERSON, Courteney

Learning Assistant

CHIVERS, Don

Learning Assistant

GARBERS, Lee-Anne

Learning Assistant

LIBAUDE, Isabelle

Learning Assistant

School Structure

The school is operated by a cooperative, the Casuarina School Cooperative Limited, the membership of which is mostly made up of parents and teachers. An elected board of up to eight directors is responsible for governing the school. The College of Teachers and Principal manage the educational and cultural life of the school, and the Principal oversees the day-to-day operation of the school and its staff.

Library

PLUMMER, Helen

Librarian

Parent and Child Group

JACOBS-CASH, Sandra

Parent and Child Group Coordinator

SAVARIS, Wendy

Playgroup Facilitator

Maintenance

CHIVERS, Don

Gardener

PANGILINAN, Kris

Cleaner

YOUNG, Melanie

Cleaner

REAY, Kristina

Cleaner

CALDWELL, John

Buildings and Grounds

Visit us and you will begin to see what makes Casuarina Steiner School different from all other schools. You will start to see and feel all the reasons to choose a Steiner education when you meet our talented and dedicated teachers, talk to our active and involved parent community, and meet our wonderful students. We can’t wait to welcome you!

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