Meet the Staff
Assistant to the Principal
Karyn has been working at St John’s for over 10 years, working in both primary and secondary sectors. In her spare time, she enjoys reading books and spending time with her family.
Assistant to the Principal
Jon has worked at St John’s for over 20 years and is currently serving as Assistant to Principal, focussing on Relationship Management. Outside of school, he enjoys travelling, rock climbing, and scuba diving.
Jan loves to work in the Early Years environment, and has a passion for making every day at school fun. Away from school, she enjoys sewing and making costumes to wear to school to make science classes interesting.
Morag’s passion is teaching in the lower years at St John’s. She loves reading series of books in class and enjoys acting out the characters, much to the delight of the children. In her spare time, she spends time with her family and enjoys helping out on the family farm.
Julie loves to work in the Early Years environment, and has a passion for teaching language skills. She enjoys socialising and visiting her family as often as possible.
Sonya has lived and taught in Australia for over 15 years. She is originally from New Zealand and has lived in four different countries. She loves to travel and explore different countries and cultures.
Helen has taught in several year levels and has returned to classroom teaching after having been the Library Co-ordinator for the last two years.
Sarah enjoys teaching in Year 5 and encouraging to work towards achieving their full potential. She is also a busy mother to three lovely children.
Adrian returned to teaching in 2017 after a break of a few years. He enjoys working in the class room and making learning fun for his students.
Year 6 & Secondary HASS
Naomi is enjoying the challenge of teaching in both primary and secondary classrooms.
Classroom & Instrumental Music
Bill is an experienced music teacher who enjoys giving our students a love of music. His enthusiasm and experience has seen our music program grow in size. He loves providing many different opportunities for the band students to show off their skills.
Visual Arts & Christian Studies
Originally from Namibia, Eureka has worked in the Lutheran Education system for 16 years, and moved to Kingaroy from Biloela. She strives to inspire students with a love for life and learning. When not at school, she enjoys crafty pursuits, and counts Pinterest as one of her best friends.
Health, PE & Manual Arts
English, Project Time & L.O.T.E (Japanese)
Maths, Project Time & Skills 4 Life
Amanda is an experienced teacher, who enjoys the challenges and rewards that working within the secondary area brings.