William Dean Public School

Quality Education in a Caring Environment

Telephone02 9626 5200

Emailwilliamdea-p.school@det.nsw.edu.au

Our staff

Get to know our school staff. We're all here to help.

Our professional, university-educated teachers encourage students to develop a love of learning and a desire to succeed. They maintain the highest integrity and concern for your child’s wellbeing.

The principal is responsible for the educational leadership and management of our school. If you would like to speak to the principal, please contact us to make an appointment.

Our school administrative staff can answer inquiries or direct you to the appropriate staff member for help.

2018 staff list

Principal

Ms Maria Dichiera

Kindergarten

Team Leader: Mrs R McVicar (Assistant Principal)

KT: Mrs A Timpoc

KS: Mrs E Ball

K/1R: Mrs R Naidoo

Stage 1

1K: Mrs I Kraljevic (Team Leader and Relieving Assistant Principal)

1/2S: Mrs T Strudwick

2H: Ms M Haroun

2J: Miss A James

Stage 2

3/4R: Mrs K Russell (Team Leader and Assistant Principal)

3/4R: Mrs A Fathers

3/4K: Miss K Ryan

3/4I: Miss J Ibrahim

Stage 3

5/6K: Mrs E Krause (Team Leader and Relieving Assistant Principal) 

4/5M: Mr D Maric

5/6D: Mr E Daglis

Additional staff

School Administrative Manager: Mrs S Lewis

School Administrative Officer: Mrs G Currey

School Administrative Officer and Community Engagement Officer: Mrs J McGaughey

Librarian: Ms A Porter

Learning and Support Teacher Coordinator: Mrs R McVicar

Learning and Support Teacher: Mrs J Garland

English as an Additional Language or Dialect: Mrs E Herman

Student Learning Support Officer and Librarian Assistant: Mrs M Metcalfe

Student Learning Support Officer: Mrs A Portelli

General Assistant: Mr G Fuller

Cleaners: Mrs S Alavanja and Mrs S Falzon.

Specialist staff

William Dean Public School has a team of talented, dedicated and enthusiastic teachers. In addition to classroom teachers, the school offers specialist teachers who provide further programs to enhance student learning.

English as an Additional Language or Dialect

Being able to use and understand more than one language is an advantage. If your child does not speak English, we have a specialist teacher at school to help your child learn the English language. We encourage families who are from non-English speaking backgrounds to continue using their native language with their child.

Librarian

The Teacher Librarian is responsible for teaching information and research skills as well as developing student awareness of literature. They are responsible for maintaining the school’s collection of children’s literature, teaching resources, computer software as well as facilitating borrowing from the Library.

Student Learning Support Officer

The Student Learning Support Officer ssists in the implementation of individual educational programs and support for students

Office staff

Our qualified office staff, School Administrative Manager and School Administrative Officer are supported by our General Assistant.