St Brigid’s has a proud history of educational continuity and tradition, serving the community of Raymond Terrace and beyond since 1850. The school is housed on a site mixed with heritage listed and modern buildings. These buildings are surrounded by a garden setting. 

St Brigid’s has a large staff of 42 in total. This consists of five Executive members – the Principal, Assistant Principal, Religious Education Coordinator and two Primary Coordinators. The teaching staff support 14 classes from Kindergarten to Year 6. These classes are taught by a mixture of full-time and part-time teachers. 

St Brigid’s has a large Learning Support staff consisting of Learning Support Teachers, School Councillor and Learning Support Assistants. 

St Brigid’s also has a full-time Teacher Librarian and Library Assistant. The school office is supported by two full-time secretaries. 

A list of staff contacts can be found below:


School Executive

Principal: Marlene George

Assistant Principal: Martina Walsh 

RE Coordinator: Leanne Hogan 

Coordinators: Kristen Raymond & Belinda Pettinari


Kindergarten: Belinda Pettinari, Dianne Vaughan & Melissa Branson 

Year 1: Leanne Hogan, Helen Page & Katie Boyle 

Year 2: Anna Hughes, Elizabeth Edwards & Suzanne Reid

Year 3: Jacinta Wilks, Amy Skillen & Kristy Brind

Year 4: Justine Walker, Kirsty Williams & Andrea Osborn

Year 5: Mark Wilson & Madelaine Rae 

Year 6: Marc Foxon, Martina Walsh & Kristen Raymond 

Teacher Librarians: Kay Latham & Sarah Gibbons

Library Assistant: Helen Mead 

Pastoral Care Worker: Vannessa Tasker

State Action Plan Leading Teachers: Belinda Pettinari 

Pedagogical Mentor: Kristy Brind

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Island Education Teacher: Kristen Jones & David Palmer  

Learning Support Teachers: Narelle Vandermaat & Martina Walsh 

EAL/D Teachers: Carmel Martin & Donna Gibson

CILS Coordinator: Anna Hughes

COVID Tutors: Therese Willis & Melissa Branson

School Counsellor (Psychologist): Shannan Riordan

Administration Office: Jennifer Davidson & Rae Hayes  

Integration Aides: Debbie Everingham, Elizabeth Kidd, Lisa Marks, Helen Mead, Julie Nolan, Tanya Nott, Donna Stanton, Angela Sultana & Vannessa Tasker 

School Assistants – Kindergarten: Tanya Nott & Donna Stanton 

Defence Transition Aide: Vannessa Tasker 

Canteen Supervisor: Emily Duncombe