We have welcomed the following new staff to the College this term. Please make the following new recruits feel welcome as they join the SCOTS PGC community.
Richard Dobrenov – Deputy Principal/Head of Senior School
Richard is a highly experienced educational leader having worked in a number of significant curriculum, boarding and pastoral care roles in Australia and overseas. He was formerly the Head of Middle and Senior Schools at Fraser Coast Anglican College and has also held the positions of Dean of Students, Day Housemaster and Boarding Housemaster at The Southport School.
Lynne Nadebaum – Science Teacher
Lynne made the transition to teaching two years ago following a career as a veterinarian in Victoria. She is passionate about Science and will be teaching Senior Chemistry and Junior Science and Mathematics.
Colin Alley – English Teacher
Colin is a highly experienced educator having worked across State and Independent education sectors and across a range of subject areas.
Rebecca Grayson – Mathematics Teacher
Rebecca comes to SCOTS PGC with a strong passion for teaching Mathematics. She has taught across all year levels and has also gained significant pastoral care experience.
Kaylee Berriman – Visual Art Teacher
Kaylee is an early career teacher and comes to us after beginning her teaching career in Central Queensland. Kaylee is replacing Mrs Carmen O’Grady during her period of maternity leave.
Michelle Campbell – Science Lab Technician
As our new Science Lab Technician, Michelle brings a wealth of experience from outside of the education sector. Michelle will play a key role in supporting our staff and students within the STEM Faculty.
We welcomed our new Gap Assistants from South Africa this month to experience life in an Australian boarding school for twelve months.
Cameron, Hannah and Lisa have experience in a range of co-curricular activities and have already immersed themselves in the life of the College.