Faculty Structure


At HBHS every major subject falls within an academic faculty. Each faculty is responsible for curriculum delivery, effective teaching practices and the resources required for its students. There are seven faculties, each with its own Head of Faculty (HOF). Each subject has a Teacher with Curriculum Responsibility (TCR).


Dr D Williams Head of Faculty TCR Yr 13 English
Ms S Weston TCR Yr 12 English
Mr J Maclean TCR Yr 11 English
Mrs C Cloete TCR Yr 10 English
Mrs B Dobbyn TCR Yr 9 English
Ms W Moffitt TCR Media Studies


Mr C Thompson

Head of Faculty TCR 12 Cambridge TCR 11 MX

Mr G Nolan TCR 12MXA 12MXB TCR13MC
Mr A Garcia-Gil


Mr C Cloete TCR  Junior (Yr 9 and 10) Mathematics

Social Sciences

Mrs D Weren Head of Faculty TCR Economics 
Mrs S Shephard TCR Geography
Ms P Grace TCR History
Mrs M Varma TCR Accounting
Mr S Emery TCR Business Studies
Mr F Kilgour TCR Classics, TCR  Yr 10 Social Studies
Mrs J Wallace TCR Legal Studies
Mrs C Oliver TCR Tourism
Mr A Thomson TCR Yr 9 Social Studies


Mr A Tucker Head of Faculty TCR Biology
Ms I Basi TCR Chemistry
Mrs L Rae TCR Physics TCR Electronics
Dr S Charteris TCR Yr 9 Science
Mrs M Young TCR Yr 10 Science
Mr P McFetridge TCR Sen Science
Mr G Bennett TCR Applied Science

Health & Physical Well-Being

Mr T Miller

Head of Faculty TCR Elite Sport

Mr J Cronin TCR Outdoor Ed
Mr V Johnson TCR Jun Physical Ed TCR Health
Mr J Quigley

TCR Sen Physical Ed

Mr A Ellis TCR Sports Studies
Mr A Hay TCR Well Being & Recreation

Language, Arts & Music

Mr A Botting Head of Faculty TCR Music
Ms J Hudson TCR Art
Mr Q West TCR Film & TV
Ms E Becht TCR Mandarin
Mr M Matthews TCR Spanish
Ms W Cameron TCR ESOL
Whaea M Barton TCR Maori


Mr S Devitt

Head of Faculty 

Mr L Spicer

TCR Graphics TCR Metal

Mr J Steel

TCR Carpentry TCR Wood

Mrs C Stoner TCR Food Technology
Mr J Hepburn TCR Information Technology