Teaching Excellence

Whether teaching or in the office, the dedicated staff at Marian Catholic College are part of a system committed to transforming the lives of every student, every day.

At the core of our Wellbeing Program is a team of dedicated professionals who individually monitor the wellbeing of every student. Students are guided and supported by their Homeroom teacher, Year Leader of Learning and House Patron, along with their subject teachers, College Leadership Team and School Counsellor.


Meet our Leadership Team


The day-to-day running of the College is the responsibility of the Leadership Team, who work to ensure a seamless Year 7 to Year 12 school journey for our students


Principal Dr Gavin Hays
Assistant Principal - Wellbeing and Growth Ms Melinda Breakspear
Assistant Principal - Learning and Innovation Mrs Fiona Livingstone
Leader of Learning Religious Education Ms Alicia Shaw
Leader of Learning Pastoral Care Ms Elizabeth Sproats
Leader of Learning Administration Mrs Julijana Blazekovic
Business Manager Ms Helen Peter
Executive Assistant Mrs Karyn Ward



Year 7 Miss Stephanie Speechley
Year 8 Mr Dean Simonson
Year 9 Mrs Donna Schwebel
Year 10 Mr Ray Nasso
Year 11 Mr Gianni Brillo
Year 12 Mr Adam Thomas



English Mr Andrew Howe
Religious Education Ms Alicia Shaw
Mathematics Mrs Dianne Carr
Science Mr Stephen Kinchington
HSIE Mrs Melissa Guy
CAPA Mrs Linda Austin & Mrs Lesley Watters
TAS Ms Jessica Farrugia
PDHPE Mr Greg Kinch
LOTE Mrs Fiona Livingstone
VET Mrs Kim Grinham