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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 
Religious Education Coordinator: Kirralee Calvert
Acting Middle Leader 1: Michelle Devine
Acting Middle Leader 2/IC:
Patricia Staff
Middle Leader 2: Bethany Tirchett
Senior School Support Officer: Louise Locke

Class Teachers 

Kinder Blue: Gail Crane 
Kinder Gold: Dominique Hogarth 
Year 1 Blue: Cassandra Lord
Year 1 Gold: Stephanie Shalala 
Year 2 Blue: Stephanie Milner/Diann Sharman
Year 2 Gold: Anne-Marie Gilmore 
Year 3 Blue: Elizabeth Pellizzari
Year 3 Gold: Maree Timpano
Year 4 Blue: Jazmin Tikkeros
Year 4 Gold: Olivia Niceski
Year 5 Blue: Ashleigh McLachlan
Year 5 Gold: Kirralee Calvert
Year 6 Blue: Michelle Devine
Year 6 Gold: Frank Timpano

Support Staff

Instructional Coach: Patricia Staff
English as a Second Language Teacher: Megan Johansson
Diverse Learning Coordinator: Dimitra Vezinias
Social & Emotional Learning Teacher: Carol Hiscox 
Reading Recovery: Kerrie Maidment
Music Teacher: Jenna Hogan
Visual Arts Teacher: Sue McGoldrick
Executive Release and Support: Rita Crofts

School Support Officers

Office Support/Technology: Mary-Anne Townsend
Library: Robyn Hamilton
Classroom Support: Charlene Cameron / Trixi McRae
Natalie Murdoch / Marissa Mangos / Tina Merola / Sonia Andraos
Karlie Ottoway / Tanika Apps / Amal Fath Allah/ Rhiannon Gorgievski / Mia Panto 
EAL/D Support: Carol Bondy

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