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Kia Ora, If you would like to get in touch with any of our amazing staff members at Bishop Viard College you can contact the office on 04) 237 5248 and leave a message or email them with the provided emails below.

It is our goal to respond to you as soon as we are available.




Chris Theobald
Deputy Principal
Steven Knipping
Deputy Principal 
Gina Lefaoseu
Office Manager
Lucia Lefaoseu
Business Manager
Peter Knipping
Kaiwhakahaere / Support Staff
Imran Tautu
Accounts Manager
Sentha Tharmatheva
Sports Administrator 
Pauleen Reid
Chromebook Manager
Karauna Aitofi
Family So'otaga Programme Facilitator
Imeleta Tyrell
Pastoral Leader
Kat Birdling
Guidance Counselor
Guidance Counselor
Social Worker: Yr 9 - 13
Tito Kisona (Challenge 2000)
021 655697
Cynthia Gonzalez
Youth Worker
Sarah Boniface
Science Technician
Lisa Gellen
College Nurse
Tamara Albert
College Doctor
Jacquline Papesch
Saoai Paulo
Dean & Head of Department - 
Year 7 & 8

Fuatino Leaupepe -Tuala
 Yr 9 / 10 Dean
Phil Aitofi 
Head of Department Religious Education & DRS
Peter Setefano
Assistant Head of Department - Religion
Patricia Lynch 
Head of Department Mathematics
Leslie Mackay
Head of Department English
Catherine Ryan (On Sabbatical Leave)
Acting Head of Department English
Phil Aitofi
Head of Department Physical Education & Sport
Poutoa Madar
Head of Department Social Sciences
Daniel Griffiths 
Head of Department Learning Support & ESOL
Anne Moefa'auo
Head of Department Science 
Tom Fanning
Head of Department Food Technology 
Tessa Moxey
Head of Department Music & Performing Arts
Sammy Seau
Teacher in Charge - Art
Lisa Jagusch
Teacher in Charge - Digital Technolgy Department
Lance Flavell 
Teacher in Charge - Samoan Department
Bonita Lafaele 
Teacher in Charge - Design Technology Department
Fadzliza Jaafar 
Teacher - Science Department
Christine Philipo 
Teacher - Fa'avae Department
Steve Fuiava 
Teacher - Fa'avae Department
Tasi Tamamasui 
Teacher - Science Department
Bok Vannathy 
Teacher - English Department & Yr 9 / 10 Dean
Phil Aitofi 
Teacher - Maths Department  
Priya Prasad 
Teacher - English / Pacific Studies Department
Keyana Ah-Hoi 
Teacher - English & RE Department
Frances Carmody 
Teacher - Senior English
Tansy Sayer 
Teacher - Senior English & Junior Te Reo Maori
Malea Fiso 
Career Advisor
Palauni Faleao (Parental Leave) 
Acting Career Advisor
Oliver Tyrell-Toru 
Learning Support Department
Lynette Shearer 
Learning Support Department
Maioha Mckinley 
Fa'avae Learning Support Department
Vanessa Taufao-Talamaivao 
Year 11 -13 Deans
Priya Prasad 

Keyana Ah-Hoi
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