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St Therese West Wollongong is a Catholic parish primary school in the Catholic Education Diocese of Wollongong system of schools.

Address: 4 Powell Street West Wollongong, NSW 2500
Phone: (02) 4229 1818
Mail: 4 Powell Street, West Wollongong NSW 2500

Our school office hours are Monday to Friday, between 8:00am and 4:00pm.

Principal Steve Thorne
Assistant Principal Dimitra Vezinias
Religious Education Coordinator Kirralee Calvert
Senior School Support Officer Louise Locke

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Our Staff


Principal: Steve Thorne
Assistant Principal: Dimitra Vezinias 
Acting Religious Education Coordinator: Amy Runko
Acting Middle Leader 1: Jazmin Tikkeros
Acting Middle Leader 2/IC:
Kristy South
Middle Leader 2: Bethany Tirchett
Senior School Support Officer: Louise Locke

Class Teachers 

Kinder Blue: Stephanie Shalala
Kinder Gold: Stephanie Milner / Holly Degotardi
Year 1 Blue: Elizabeth Pellizzari
Year 1 Gold: Nicole Robilliard 
Year 2 Blue: Emma Thomas
Year 2 Gold: Maree Timpano / Ashleigh McLachlan
Year 3 Blue: Jazmin Tikkeros
Year 3 Gold: Hannah Merrett / Louise Testa
Year 4 Blue: Kirralee Calvert
Year 4 Gold: Anne-Marie Gilmore
Year 5 Blue: Dominique Hogarth
Year 5 Gold: Michelle Devine
Year 6 Blue: Mark Bunder
Year 6 Gold: Bethany Tirchett

Support Staff

Instructional Coach: Kristy South
English as a Second Language Teacher: Megan Johansson
Diverse Learning Support Teacher: Amy Runko
Social & Emotional Learning Coordinator: Carol Hiscox 
Reading Recovery: Kerrie Maidment
Music Teacher: Jenna Hogan
Visual Arts Teacher: Sue McGoldrick
Executive Release and Support: Adele Walsh

School Support Officers

Office Support/Technology: Mary-Anne Townsend
Library: Robyn Hamilton
Classroom Support: Charlene Cameron / Tina Merola / Trixi McRae / Tanika Apps / Julie Scalco / Rhiannon Gorgievski / Naomi Nyers / Natalie Murdoch 
EAL/D Support: Carol Bondy

To apply for any staff positions being advertised at St Therese, visit the CEDoW Positions Vacant page.