Meet The Teachers
The wonderful bunch here at Our Lady of Lourdes, Bayswater would love to say hello!
Leadership & Administration
Every day at Our Lady’s is an adventure in education, thanks to the wonderful staff and the inspiring students. Our Lady of Lourdes parents and
Away from school, much of our family time is spent supporting my two daughters in their school and sporting
Business Manager / Office Administrator
In my role of office administrator it is the perfect opportunity for me to meet and greet all visitors to our school. I really enjoy the diversity within our school community and getting to know the families is a real blessing for me.
Within the office environment, I like to feel that all students, parents and staff can feel comfortable to approach me with any queries relevant to my role. It is a two way process to work together and I find it very rewarding.
Outside of school, my greatest joy is my family, I also enjoy all aspects of fitness, getting outdoors and having fun.
Grade Prep Teachers
Prep/1 Classroom teacher
I have a particular interest in Early Years’
My primary interests are my own children and grandchildren. My other interests include reading, including children’s literature, gardening, walking in the bush and art.
Mathematics Leader, Prep/1 Teacher
I’m very fortunate to be a part of such a warm and welcoming community at Our Lady of Lourdes School.
At OLOL, our vision is to encourage children to become successful, life-long problem solvers and learners. We as a staff are committed to
Outside of school, I love spending time with my family – and snowboarding!
Grade 1/2 Teacher
1/2 Class Teacher
My name is Christina Brown, and I grew up in a small country town in Western Victoria. I complete a Bachelor of Science and a Diploma of Education (Primary) at the Univerity of Ballarat. I have worked at country schools near the Grampians and then worked at Noble Park Melbourne, where I completed my Postgraduate Certificate in Religious Education. I enjoy visiting my parents in my hometown and like to get back to the country when I can. I love teaching and helping students learn and discover new information and I promote life long learning.
Grade 3/4 Teacher
Year 4/5 Teacher
Our Lady of Lourdes has been a wonderful place for me to start my teaching career. The school has a strong community which is welcoming to all newcomers, and has given me the opportunity to grow and learn with my students. Outside of teaching, I am a netball fanatic and have my own library!
Grade 4/5/6 Teachers
Learning & Teaching Leader & 3-6 Classroom Teacher
Every two years I enjoy working with staff and students to write and direct our original school musicals. I love how they always seem to bring our whole school community together.
In my spare
Traci has joined our team in 2021- watch out for her upcoming profile!
Literacy Leader and Year 5/6 (one day per week)
The students at OLOL are truly wonderful. Their energy and willingness to learn
Students continually learn and grow and, as teachers, we do too. I enjoy working collaboratively with our staff to drive progress and learning growth in Literacy, for all students.
Outside of school, I am forever keeping up with my delightfully busy children!
Religious Education Leader, Learning Diversity Leader
Our Lady of Lourdes provides a nurturing environment for staff, parents and our kids and I love being a part of that. Daily I witness genuine care shown toward each other and our students.
I feel honoured to support
Outside of the busyness of school, I love the busyness of my family and all the joy and hiccups that brings. Weekends away or trips in the caravan are always enjoyed and treasured.
Specialist Physical Education Teacher
Stef has joined our teaching team in 2021. Watch out for her profile, coming soon!!
I have been a Language teacher for 20 years and am passionate about the subject I teach, culture and all languages. I teach in two primary school as well as a group of adults. At OLOL, we have fun, especially on Italian Days. It is wonderful to work with a supportive staff whose focus is the students.
Music/Performing Arts Specialist- Prep to Year 6
I love seeing our students grow and develop from Prep to Year 6, a special joy is watching their faces transform with smiles while singing, dancing and performing. I am blessed that our school community embraces the Performing Arts and all staff help to produce our school musical. This gives us all an
Outside of school, I enjoy relaxing with my husband at our rural block and playing flute in a local Orchestra.
Classrom Support Assistants
Learning Support Officer and Library Technician
As an LSO I work closely with our Student Sevices Co-Ordinator and Classroom Teachers, to provide the best possible options and supports to our students with identified special needs and capabilities to reach their optimum learning potential. As our Library
I am President of Boronia Netball Club and a Club and Representative Team’s Coach. I have a great passion for Netball, having been involved for over 50 years.
Learning Support Officer
Ashleigh is a regular member of our school staff. Look out for her latest profile update, coming soon!
Learning Support Officer
In my role as a learning support officer I am lucky enough to be able to build relationships with children across all levels. It is a privilege to have a hand in their growth and learning. Seeing a students pride and joy at their achievements is incredibly rewarding.
Away from school I enjoy spending time with family and friends.
Learning Support Officer
I love helping students work towards being the best version of themselves.
I like gardening, spending time with family and friends and hoping the mighty Bombers will do well this year.
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