Our Staff

We are proud of our dedicated staff here at Te Kura Taumata o Panguru.

Leaders of Learning:

  • Principal – Mina Pomare-Peita
  • Paerangi (Years 11-13) – Nadine Scally
  • Tihi (Years 7-10) – Ani Tapene
  • Taumata (Years 1-6) – Dr Margaret Taurere (interim)

Facilitators of Learning:

  • Whanau Taumata
    • Year 1 & 2: Dee Wijohn
    • Year 3 & 4: Dr Margaret Taurere (Leader)
    • Year 5 & 6: Shirley Frost
  • Whanau Tihi
    • Year 7 & 8: Ani Tapene (Leader)
    • Year 9 & 10: Alexia Jacobs
  • Whanau Paerangi
    • Nadine Scally (Leader)
    • Mina Pomare-Peita
    • Richalene Te Wake
    • Hurimae Latimer (PRT) – Papa Taiao & Papa Moana Liason

Learning Support Staff:

  • Glen Makaua – Relief Caretaker
  • Alexis Peita – Cleaner
  • Sarah Kay – Cleaner
  • June Baxter – Kaiarahi Oranga
  • Meri Hauiti – Teacher Aide – Te Reo Maori
  • Ngarangi Atama-Tamati – Teacher Aide (Teacher Training)
  • Bodean Peita – Teacher Aide (Teacher Training) & Ukulele Development Group
  • Michelle Daniels – Teacher Aide / Librarian
  • Dianna Dean – Finance Officer & Union Rep
  • Tracey Te Tai – Front Office Administrator
  • Darlene Boyce – Principals PA & BOT Secretary
  • Aj Pomare – Sport Fit Co-ordinator & Teacher Aide

Part Time / Relief Teaching Staff:

  • Tracey Te Tai – Registered Teacher
  • Martin – Registered Teacher