Staff

Corrie Jacobs

 Corrie is our new Prinicpal, he has moved to Nelson with his family at the beginning of Term 2.

Elise Cotter

Elise is the Deputy Principal. She has a passion for Nelson Christian Academy and desires to see each of the school's students thrive in an environment conducive to learning. Responsible for the overall academic programme at the school, Elise works closely with the Board of Trustees and encourages open dialogue with parents on any matter of concern.

Alicia Davis

Alicia is the Office Manager.

Helen Jemson

Helen is our Finance Officer.

Gill Parker

Gill is the school librarian.

Mike Burgess

Mike is the go-to man for anything that requires fixing around the school. He is the school's caretaker, groundsman, odd-job-man, and fixit guru. He also moonlights as a bus driver on the school's bus runs in the morning and afternoon.

Noeline Strange

Noeline teaches New Entrants.

Sarah Nelson

Sarah teaches Year 1 students.

Hilary Bird

Hilary teaches year 2 students.

Deborah Klenner

Deborah teaches Year 3 students.

Russell Harris

Russell teaches Year 4 students. Russell is also assistant Principal.

Janine Thomas

Janine teaches Year 5 students. 

Tommy Winnington

Tommy teaches Year 6 students.

Lisa Hunter

Lisa teaches Year 7 students.

Hettie Miller

Hettie teaches Year 8 students.

Christina Benbow

Christina is a Teacher Aide. She assists teachers in the classroom by working with students on a one-to-one basis, or in groups.

Anne Bolton

Anne is a Teacher Aide. She assists teachers in the classroom by working with students on a one-to-one basis, or in groups.

Sharon Sampson

Sharon is a Teacher Aide. She assists teachers in the classroom by working with students on a one-to-one basis, or in groups.

Sue Conway

Sue is an itinerant Specialist teacher and Reading Recovery Teacher. She assists teachers in the classroom by working with students on a one-to-one basis, or in groups.