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"I can honestly say after 30+ years in education that we have assembled here at Kaurilands the most talented, hardworking, caring, creative and innovative staff I have ever worked with. This is every member of our 60 strong staff - what a team, they make me proud everyday." - Jo Augustine, Principal
I feel very privileged to be one of the Associate Principals at this fabulous school. I have been teaching for 21 years, most recently at Glen Eden Primary. I love teaching Yr 4-8, sparking curiosity and having fun. I enjoy spending time with whānau, watching rugby and going to the speedway.
I absolutely love supporting the children I work with and being a part of the Kaurilands community. I am a Mum of four children who have all attended our lovely school. In my down time I love reading, cooking, heading to the gym and I am quite partial to a bit of shopping!
I have been teaching at Kaurilands since 2012 and absolutely love being part of this school community. I have taught all age groups and I am really looking forward to working in the Rimu Syndicate with the amazing Year 3 students. I am a mum of 3 and love reading, yoga, delicious food and gardening.
I feel privileged to have the opportunity to work with an incredible bunch of colleagues and wonderful children.
Each day brings something new at Kaurilands. Our family are long term residents of Titirangi, we absolutely love our community and our natural treasure - the Waitakere ranges.
I am thrilled to be a part of the Kaurilands whānau. I believe in creating a positive environment supporting students and love the adventure that students and teacher embark on while learning together. I enjoy spending time with family and being outdoors, especially the beach or running trails.
I am Catalina from Colombia and have been living in NZ for 15 years. I am so excited to be part of this amazing community and adore working with children. I speak English and Spanish and consider myself a very creative person, one of my favourite hobbies is arts & crafts with my son Emilio.
Kia ora, my name is Clare and I am excited to be part of the Year 6 team this year. In our classroom we have a supportive and positive learning environment for all tamariki to thrive in. I enjoy spending time with family and friends, being outdoors, reading and motorsport.
As a Teacher Aide here at Kaurilands I have the honour of assisting teachers and students. I'm blown away every day by the support and care fostered here by all, to ensure a well rounded learning experience. I love hiking in the bush and swimming at any meeting of sea and sand.
It is wonderful to be part of the warm, welcoming whānau of Kaurilands. This is my fourth year teaching here. Both my boys are past Kaurilands kids and have thrived in the amazing, inclusive environment. In my spare time I enjoy hanging out with family and friends, reading, yoga and walking my dog.
I have had the pleasure of teaching our amazing students for 11 great years. I have a passion for teaching and learning and do my very best to make learning engaging and fun for all. I am excited about working with children across the school this year in my new role as Assistant Principal.
I am thrilled to be teaching in the amazing Kaurilands Year 6 team. I worked in educational publishing for many years and I’m passionate about literacy and lifelong learning. I have a daughter at Kaurilands and adult children. My focus is on supporting all tamariki to aim high and do their best.
Kaurilands is a fantastic whānau to be a part of and I feel fortunate to be working with a great team and awesome tamariki. I love working alongside my students to support, encourage and challenge them with their learning. My passions are reading,writing and spending time with my grandchildren.
Kia ora, I’m Georgia! This year I am excited to be part of the Year 4 team again at our kura. I love teaching all areas and building relationships with tamariki and whānau. I am looking forward to an amazing year and working with a fantastic team!
2024 will be my 5th year as a part time teacher at Kaurilands. I love getting to know all the fabulous tamariki that I have the privilege to teach across the year. I live in Titirangi with my husband, son, and one much loved cat. When I’m not working, I enjoy walking, reading, baking and archery.
Hi I’m Grace, I love books! I have the best job ever! Kaurilands library has a lot to offer all students; a great place to hang out. My association with Kaurilands School began in 2008 as a parent helper, starting on staff in 2015. Outside school, I read and potter in the garden.
Kia ora, I feel incredibly privileged and excited to be joining the Year 6 team. I am passionate about creating a nurturing and inclusive learning environment where tamariki can reach their full potential. My passions include reading, going to the beach and spending time with my whānau and friends.
Tēna koutou. Ko Grant tōku ingoa. I feel privileged to be part of this amazing kura (school). Passionate about education, I particularly enjoy connecting with our tamariki and assisting them on their learning journey. A proud family man, I enjoy spending time with my two boys and beautiful wife.
Having taught at Kaurilands since 2014, I have been lucky to have had the opportunity to work in almost every year level. Getting to know the strengths, passions and interests of our tamariki helps me to provide engaging and exciting learning opportunities.
As an experienced teacher, I have been involved with Kaurilands for many years, firstly as a parent of my 4 children and now as the proud teacher of Rm 17 and Year 1 Team Leader. I work with amazing, passionate teachers who ensure the transition to school is a smooth one for both child and family.
I am excited to continue my journey in the Year 3 team. I believe in the potential of every child and enjoy helping them develop into more confident and motivated learners. In my spare time I enjoy reading and swimming. I also have four children who keep me entertained!
Kia ora, I’m Jaimee. I have been teaching at the best school in the world (Kaurilands, of course) since 2016. I'm all about finding out what makes children tick, their unique interests and skills, and using this to tap into and unlock new learning. I look forward to working with you and your child!
I have always found Kaurilands to be a great school and I am very pleased to be part of the support staff team. As a Teacher Aide I am excited to support the students and see their wonderful achievements. I have four children, one of whom is still at school.
Kia ora. I'm Jennie, a proud Caniwi, mum to a beautiful son, and an avid runner. I've been teaching since 2011 and love that every day is a new opportunity to learn. I believe all tamariki are capable of great things, and work to support students to grow their potential.
My name is Jennifer Koelet and I am excited to be teaching in Rūma Toru A this year! I love being a part of a classroom community where everyone is safe and valued. I hope to bring fun and laughter to my classroom! I love to be outdoors, especially at the beach!
I have had the privilege of being the Principal of Kaurilands for 14 yrs. We have the most hardworking, caring and innovative staff I have ever worked with. We aim to provide the best learning opportunities for our children. Our relationships with you and your children are our most valued priority.
Talofa lava. I'm Jo and I work at Kaurilands part time doing classroom release and job share. All three of my children have come through Kaurilands and I feel very privileged to be part of this community, both as a parent and a teacher.
Kia ora! I am so happy to be back at Kaurilands. I love teaching new entrants, they are filled with so much joy and enthusiasm and no two days are the same. I have 2 children and have been so lucky to be able to spend more time with them this year.
Karen is a teacher aide and also responsible for much of the beautifully displayed artwork around our school. In her own time she lovingly and skillfully frames and displays the creative products of our ākonga.
I have been working at Kaurilands for 22 years and still look forward to coming to work each day! I enjoy teaching our younger tamariki and as we have a very special environment at Kaurilands, I am proud to be a member of this awesome community. A keen reader, I also love walking and travel.
Kia ora e te whānau, I have been a part of the fabulous Kaurilands kura for 7 years. I love being a part of our students' school journey and like them I am always keen to learn more! I am passionate about spending time with my whānau, we love to head head outdoors especially to the beach.
I have been teaching at Kaurilands since 2009. I really enjoy working in our kura thanks to the incredible teachers and children. I continue to be amazed watching the tamariki engage in their learning every day. In my spare time I enjoy reading, cooking and spending time with my family.
Kia ora, I am very excited to be joining Kaurilands School as a part-time teacher in Rūma 13. I have experience teaching in almost every year level. I am looking forward to building strong relationships with students and their whānau. I live locally with my partner, our two daughters and our dog.
I am so happy to be part of the Yr 2 Team at Kaurilands. I have been teaching for 17 years and strive to create a fun and exciting learning environment for the tamariki to grow as learners. My passions are spending time with my family, taking tropical holidays, music, and hanging out with friends.
I'm Kristin and I am so excited to be at Kaurilands. This year I am leading the Y2 team and teaching in Rm 21. I enjoy planning meaningful and engaging experiences and creating a classroom culture promoting a love of learning. I love time with friends and family and playing indoor netball.
I have been part of the Kaurilands team since 2012 and I am thrilled to be joining the Y5 team. I am passionate about integrating the curriculum and creating meaningful learning experiences engaging students with the world they live in.
I am thrilled to be back teaching at Kaurilands in Rūma Tekau mā toru. I have two children, one who is in Y5 at Kaurilands and one pre-schooler. I love the curiosity and joy that new entrants bring to the classroom. It is a privilege to be part of such a fantastic school.
Scottish Book Wizard (aka School Librarian), advocate of reading for pleasure, graphic novel enthusiast and reader of as many kids' books that I can. When not in the School Library you'll find me at one of our Local Libraries reading.
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Kia Ora, I'm Lauren and I will be teaching in Rūma 14 this year. My two daughters have thrived at Kaurilands School and I feel privileged to be part of the special community we have here. I am looking forward to all the exciting adventures that come with teaching Year 1 tamariki.
I feel privileged to be part of the Kaurilands community. I've been teaching for 11 years and have a background in sports. I strive for all tamariki to reach their full potential, whilst standing strong in who they are. My passions include beach walks, football, volleyball and time with whānau.
I get so much joy from being part of a team in a Support Worker role. It is a wonderful opportunity for me to assist amazing children and to be part of something fantastic. To see them smile, chat and achieve things they thought were beyond their reach, makes me feel I have done my job well.
I am part of a wonderful Year 3 team. I love working with all children, watching them grow in learning and as a person. My own passion is for the outdoors and exploring being creative through art, craft and music. I love meeting and learning about the new personalities that will make up Room 10.
I am excited to be joining Year 3 this year. I believe in creating an inclusive learning environment that allows children to explore, express and extend who they want to be. My passions include spending time outdoors, reading, baking and being surrounded by family and friends.
I am so excited to be part of the Year 2 team again this year! I have been teaching at Kaurilands for 6 years and love working with the younger tamariki. I enjoy spending time with my husband and three children, walking my little dog, exploring New Zealand and hanging out with my friends.
I am incredibly excited to be joining the Kaurilands kaiako in Rūma Whā this year. I strive to build strong relationships with my ākonga and cater learning to their needs and interests while bringing humour and excitement to the classroom. I have a passion for the guitar and all things fantasy!
It's a pleasure to work at Kaurilands School. I am passionate about supporting and encouraging students with all aspects of school life. All children are unique and I like to nurture those qualities and watch them shine. In my spare time I like cooking, gardening and spending time in nature.
Tēnā koutou katoa, I am so happy to be joining the Kaurilands whānau in 2024. A country girl at heart, I love all things outdoors and the ocean is my happy place! My favourite part of being a teacher is watching tamariki grow, learn and blossom into unique individuals.
Kia ora, I’m Paula and I am so excited to be in Rūma Tekau mā ono (Rm 16) and look forward to celebrating each of our student’s individual progress in all aspects of school life and the curriculum. A mum of three girls myself, I find it inspiring and a privilege to be learning from them every day.
I’m so excited to be a part of the wonderful team at Kaurilands. I have been working as a Teacher Aide since 2019 and love supporting our tamariki. I have 2 gorgeous children who attend Kaurilands. In my spare time I love cooking, holidays at the beach and spending time with my whānau and friends.
I have the pleasure of working with children across multiple year levels within our school. I feel very privileged to be a part of the Kaurilands community and to be able to support our children to achieve their greatest potential along their learning journey.
I am thrilled to join Kaurilands after a long stint in the Airline industry flying and working in admin. I moved from Europe to Titirangi 5yrs ago and love the relaxed community spirit and beautiful surroundings. A mum of two girls I enjoy yoga, reading, travelling, cooking and the beach.
My name is Rebecca and this is my first year at Kaurilands. I’ve taught across all year levels and I am excited to be taking on the newly developed role of Learning Support Coordinator this year. I’m looking forward to learning about and being a part of Kaurilands School.
Kia ora, my name is Riley. I previously attended Kaurilands as a student, and I'm so excited to be part of the Kaurilands whānau again! I'm passionate about sports, and I love writing and learning languages.
I am thrilled to be part of the Yr 3 team again and look forward to many learning adventures with our tamariki. My passion is to create a positive classroom environment where students feel supported and excited about their learning. I love travelling, music, photography and time with my family.
Sandra takes care of our school, night and day. We have her to thank for the upkeep of our beautiful buildings and grounds. You'll often find Sandra with a wheelbarrow or buried up to her elbows in a garden.
I love sharing in children's natural wonder and curiosity about our world! Being a Playcentre parent inspired me to return to teaching in 2018. I’m also obsessed with reading and writing; my previous job was staff writer at current affairs magazine North & South.
Kia ora koutou katoa, I am so pleased to be joining the Kaurilands team this year. I have been teaching for more than 10 years. I am an avid geek and love to paint miniatures and play board games. I love supporting kids in reaching their goals and take great delight in the ‘aha’ moments in class.
I’m Steve and this is my fifth year at Kaurilands. It's a privilege to work here and teach Year 4 students. My passions include food, science, music, astronomy, and technology. I proudly lead the mighty Marones, Kaurilands' rock band. Outside school, I play drums in a rock band and love to cook.
I have two kids that have come through Kaurilands and loved it. My passion is to connect with our tamariki that need a little extra support in their learning journey so they can blossom to their full potential. I love having fun, lots of laughs with hugs on call.
I have been connected to the school for many years as parent, class teacher, SENCO and Senior Leader. I love learning and working with our Kaurilands community and enjoy spending time in our beautiful environment. My passion is reading, going to the gym and spending time with family and friends.
I love working at Kaurilands! Both my boys have come through this fantastic school and I love its welcoming, caring and inclusive environment. It's a privilege to work alongside such an amazing team and be a part of our school whānau. I love spending time with my family and going for long walks.
Kiaora koutou, my role has changed into ESOL Teacher and Release Teacher which are both teaching areas I enjoy. I have worked alongside International and English Learner students for many years. Music education is another one of my passions and areas of expertise that I teach to classes.