Cardiff High School

Celebrating excellence, opportunities and success

Telephone02 4954 9966

Our staff

Get to know our school staff. We're all here to help.

Our professional, university-educated teachers encourage students to develop a love of learning and a desire to succeed. They maintain the highest integrity and concern for your child’s wellbeing.

The principal is responsible for the educational leadership and management of our school. If you would like to speak to the principal, please contact us to make an appointment.

Our school administrative staff can answer inquiries or direct you to the appropriate staff member for help.

Senior executive

Mr G Erskine

Deputy Principal
Mr S Trayhurn

Deputy Principal
Mr A Robinson

Year advisors

Year 7 - Mr M Toohey

Year 8 - Mr C Bussey

Year 9 - Mr A Brown

Year 10 - Mr A Ross

Year 11 - Mr D Clape

Year 12 - Mrs R Riddell

Aboriginal education

Mr D French



Head Teacher:    Mr B Taylor 

Manager:    Mrs L Baldwin

Mrs S Maier

Mrs T Brownell

Mrs A Vidler

Mrs P McClellan

Mrs J Parkinson

Creative and performing arts, and language background other than English

Head Teacher:    Mr R Glassop

Mrs C Heggs

Mrs M Hunter                              

Ms L Norton

Mrs S Cope

Mr P Ribbons

Ms S Wright 

English faculty

Head Teacher:    Mrs M Sloan

HT Teaching & Learning:    Mrs L Panozza 

Mrs D Asquith

Ms E Boole

Mr M Cousin 

Ms J Gow

Mrs G Kovic 

Ms G Lindsay

Mrs R Riddell

Technological and applied studies

Head Teacher:    Mr M Honeywill

Mr A Brown

Mrs S Fielding

Mrs E Mepham

Mrs K Osborne

Ms M Soley

Miss T Wildschut 

Mrs K Lambert

Human society and its environment faculty

Head Teacher:    Mr A Snowden

Miss B Allen

Ms E Carroll

Ms C Gibson

Mrs D Lingard

Mr D Sowden

Mr L Walker 

Mrs D Cairns

Mr D Clape

Information centre

Teacher Librarian: Ms H Cleary

Technical Support: Mrs J-M Copas

Information Centre Support: Mrs K Poole


Head Teacher:    Mrs K Gallard

Mr A de Beer

Mr C Bussey

Ms P Fletcher

Mr W Ho

Mrs B Ryman

Mr M Toohey

Personal development, health and physical education

Head Teacher:    Ms K Overhall

Mrs S Blackburn 

Mrs S Crow

Mr L Simmons 


Head Teacher:    Mr S James

Ms H Deacon 

Mr M Haasnoot

Mr A Ross

Mr D Smith

Ms V Woodbury

Mrs L Millward

Special education

Head Teacher:    Mr J Welch

Mrs D Hissey

Mrs J Martin

Mrs A Mulligan 

Mrs S Petersen

Mr O Yulianto

Ms N Dean 

Mrs D Summerville

Mrs T Hancock

Mrs K Willmot

Mrs J Wilson 

Student support

Mr N Beal

Ms A Durham

Mr N Goodfellow 

Mrs R Grabham

Mrs B Hosking

Mrs K Irvine 

Mrs C Moore

Miss A Rhodes 

Miss K Smith

Mr J Tearle 

Mrs E Young


Specialised student support

Counsellor: Mrs B Mittins

Counsellor: Ms L Bailey

Hearing: Ms V Lewis

Vision: Ms N Pugh-Nichols

SRE:    Mrs A Staples 


General assistant

Mr J Hales

Mr R Bone