We are proud of our dedicated and supportive staff at Jackson School. Our students learn from expert teachers and educational staff who are committed to ongoing professional development, enabling the highest of teaching standards.


Leadership Team

Principal Team

Joan O’Connor-Cox

Anthony Jackson
Deputy Principal

Kris Parsons
Assistant Principal

Robyn Procak
Assistant Principal

Community Engagement Team

Helena McAloon
Leading Teacher

Bernadette O’Sullivan
Leading Teacher

Alex Baynes
Social Worker (Child Safe Officer)

Teaching & Learning Team

Phil Haigh
Learning Specialist

Julie La Bouchardiere
Learning Specialist

Kelly Sherrard
Leading Teacher


Primary Leadership

Foundation (Prep – Year 2)

Laura Gianfriddo
PLT Leader

Lower Primary (Year 3 & 4)

Jacqui Hok
PLT Leader

Upper Primary (Year 5 & 6)

Gabrielle Maher
PLT Leader


Secondary Leadership

Lower Secondary (Year 7 & 8)

Uzer Coskuner
PLT Leader

Upper Secondary (Years 9 & 10)

Jo Portelli
PLT Leader – Year 9

Gordana Bekavac
PLT Leader – Year 10

Senior Secondary (Year 11 & 12)

Kathy Berrill
CLC Leader – Senior Secondary

Vu Nguyen
PLT Leader – VCAL


Specialist Teachers

Performing Arts

Craig Latham

Visual  Arts

Lynsey Hagen

Design Technology

Paul Calleja

Food Technology

Dimity Bunn

Physical Education

Ian Phelan
PLT Leader – Specialists


Engagement, Wellbeing & Allied Health

Jan Brown
PSD & Enrolements

Tina Valentine
Allied Health Leader

Mary Bradshaw, Rachel Morton, Demi Bervanakis
Speech Pathologist

Julia Ferraro, Meghan Roberts-Barr, Britney Mathieson
Occupational Therapist

Sam Brown
Wellbeing Support

Cameron Edgar
Wellbeing / Hands on Learning

Rachel Dunn
Student Counsellor



Matt Gravatt
Business Manager

Phil Cox
Facilities Manager

Anna Jusup
Finance Manager

Kristina Kamenar

Lukas Subrt
ICT Technician

Christine Tidswell
Senior Secondary Administration


Employment Opportunities

For employment opportunities at Jackson School please see the careers page.