An accomplished Teacher and School Leader, Jack most recently spent nearly five years as Deputy Principal at Hornby High School, a vibrant and thriving secondary school in western Christchurch. His educational leadership background spans more than a decade, and includes Year-Level Dean, Director of Deans, Acting Deputy Principal, Assistant Head of Faculty and Deputy Principal.
Throughout his career, Jack has been committed to providing the best possible educational experience for students. Jack’s guiding purpose as a leader is to nurture and sustain high quality, trusting and productive relationships across a community. He does this by engaging with others with empathy, humility and respect: giving his time, listening carefully and working hard to understand individuals’ and groups’ needs.
Deputy Principal - Hornby High School, Christchurch, 2019 – 2023
Head of Learning Area, Health & Physical Education - Lincoln High School, Canterbury, 2016 - 2018
Assistant Head of Faculty, Health & Physical Education - Burnside High School, Christchurch, 2015
Assistant Head of Learning Area, Health & Physical Education - Linwood College, Christchurch, 2013 – 2014
Year-level Dean and Director of Deans, Acting DP - Linwood College, Christchurch, 2010 - 2013
Post-graduate Diploma in Education (Leadership) - University of Canterbury
Graduate Diploma of Teaching and Learning - Christchurch College of Education
Bachelor of Education (Physical Education) - University of Canterbury
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Listen to Jack's episode on the Education Heroes Podcast