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
Check back soon! Mel’s little write up is almost ready 🙂
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, ICT 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 Teachers
1/2 Class Teacher
I love working at OLOL because of the strong sense of community that is evident as soon as you walk through the front gate. Working in
Grade 3/4 Teachers
Student Wellbeing Leader Yr 3/4/5 teacher
As a classroom teacher, I have a wonderful opportunity to develop important relationships with every student. When students feel they belong, are respected, in a safe inclusive environment, they are ready to be engaged with their learning.
In my role as Student Wellbeing Leader, I focus on supporting staff as we all strive
Grade 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
5/6 Teacher, Religious Education Leader
I really enjoy teaching at OLOL! I love that I get to know the names of all the students in the school and their families.
Teaching at the 5/6 year level, it’s wonderful to see these young people develop into great leaders for our school.
It’s really important to me as a teacher and Religious Education Leader, that students are able to become closer to God and get to know Jesus.
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!
Student Services 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
One advantage of our school is that I get to teach all the students from Prep to Grade 6. It is such a privilege to contribute to their learning and watch them develop over their years at OLOL. We all enjoy our PE lessons and my greeting when I am helped in the morning is always “What are we
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
Small in size but big in commitment, collaboration
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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