Office & Support Staff

Jen Lun
YOUTH WORKER

Jen joined the team at SWIS as a youth worker through 24/7 Youthwork in 2021. She is a great person for students to talk to and work with and supports students here at SWIS.

Micah Young
YOUTH WORKER

Micah joined the team at SWIS as a youth worker through 24/7 Youthwork in 2021. He is a great person for students to talk to and work with and supports students here at SWIS.

Gita Chhiba
Gita Chhiba
OFFICE ADMINISTRATOR

As one of my roles as Accounts Manager at SWIS I am responsible for all financial matters relating to your child’s account. Feel free to give me a call or email me if you have any queries.

Dianna Meates
Dianna Meates
OFFICE ADMINISTRATOR

As the Office Manager at SWIS my role is one that is varied, interesting, unexpected and never boring. I love the challenges and working with the children. If I can be of any assistance please feel free to email me.    office@swis.school.nz

Jill Toseland
Jill Toseland
LIBRARIAN

I have worked at SWIS for almost 30 years. I work mainly in the Library but I am also responsible for the Canteen as well as working with the kids which I love. I am a Jack (or Jill) of all trades. Spare time these days is mostly spent with my  grandchildren.

Nazli Ozkan
Nazli Ozkan
COUNSELLOR

Kia Ora, I am the Counsellor here at SWIS. My role includes assisting students with their social, emotional and academic developments. I am passionate about working with young people to help them make positive changes in their lives.

Cristian Chaparro Guaraca
Bilingual Support worker - Spanish | Email: cristian.chaparroguaraca@swis.school.nz

Cristian has joined the SWIS Team as a Spanish Bilingual support worker, he works with our whanau and students to support them here at SWIS.

Mardiya Abdulaziz
Bilingual Support worker - Somalian | Email: Mardiya.Abdulaziz@swis.school.nz

Mardiya has joined the SWIS Team as a Bilingual support worker, she works with our whanau and students to support them here at SWIS.

Sara Daoud
Bilingual Support worker - Arabic | Email: Sara.Daoud@swis.school.nz

Sara has joined the SWIS Team as a Bilingual support worker, she works with our whanau and students to support them here at SWIS.

Nikora Manuel
Nikora Manuel
CARETAKER

I am the caretaker of South Wellington Intermediate School. I love my job and am loyal and devoted to working in this role. Since starting at SWIS I’ve built positive relationships with teachers, students and whanau. I am willing to go above and beyond.