Chatham High School

Guudji Yiigu Nyura... Welcome All.

Telephone02 6552 2588

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.



Mr Daryl Irvine

Deputy Principals

Mr Joel Wood, Years 8, 10, 12

Mr Darren Williams, Years 7, 9, 11

Mrs Jen Sedgwick, Learning and Support

Head Teachers

Helen Anderson, HSIE

Tracey Beckett, English

Catherine Ham, Administration

Peter Heiss, TAS

Bharti Joon, Science

Craig Mitchell, PDHPE

Nick Timmins, Mathematics

Kimberly Wilson, CAPA/Welfare

School Administration Manager

Mrs Robyn Armstrong

Specialist staff

School Counsellor

Ms Libby Purcell

Ms Kellie Connelly (SCIT)

Ms Alycia Ferguson (SCIT)

Student Support Officer


Careers Adviser

Mr James Cooper


Ms Susan Schneider

Learning Support

Mrs Naomi Bowbrick, ITHS

Ms Amanda Hutchen, LaST

Mrs Anthea Morrison, LaST

Ms Deb Shaw, LaST

Independent Learning Centre Coordinator

Ms Belinda Christensen

Community Liaison Officer

Mrs Jodie Bird

Aboriginal Education

Mrs Hope Labutis-Mays (Saunders), Leader Community Engagement

Mr Matt Mitchell, Aboriginal Education Officer


Mrs Jodie Melville

Mrs Glenda Boyle

Technology Support

Mr Rod Dransfield

Matt Heiss

Clontarf Academy

Mr Jeremy Long

Mr Nathan Theophanous

Mr Aaron Saunders