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Year 9 Camp – Makomako & Tui 21st – 23rd September, Kiwi & Ruru 23rd – 25th September. Return to AJHS 3.30pm approx.

International Staff

International Staff

Alan Stephenson

International Dean

About Me

HOLA Technology. I believe that all students deserve the best educational opportunities so they can be the best academically, socially, culturally and/ or sporting person possible. MEDLM. Dip Tch. PGD EDLM. Kendo 6th Dan. Iaido 4th Dan &Jodo 3rd Dan.

E: alan.stephenson@ajhs.school.nz

Anna Xu

International Student Administrator

About Me

I immigrated to New Zealand from China in 2010. I enjoy working with very supportive staff and lovely children at AJHS. I love working with international students who need extra help and I feel relieved when I see their progress. I'm a mother of two boys. I enjoy spending time with friends and family.

E: anna.xu@ajhs.school.nz

Bamboo Puttawong

Thai Advisor

Fiona Larsen

Head of Learning Support/ESOL

About Me

Having recently joined the AJHS team I am enjoying the maturity and independence of the students in this school. I have many years' experience working with individual students who require extension and/or learning support. Am currently loving designing programmes for students for whom English is a second language.

E: fiona.larsen@ajhs.school.nz

Juyoung Kim

International Student Director

About Me

Internatinal Students Director, I immigrated to NZ with my family in 2001 from Korea. It was not easy to adapt a different culture and life style in a foreign country. However I was given various cultural experiences and opportunities at AJHS. I am very happy that I am able to share my experiences with our interantional students.

E: juyoung.kim@ajhs.school.nz

Kaori Senior

Japanese Advisor

About Me

Japanese Language Advisor and Learning Support Assistant. Mother of two boys. Teacher aide since 2012 in QLD and started AJHS in 2016. Love teaching young students literacy and numeracy. Passionate about music and books. Associate Degree of Arts majoring in English. Cert III in Travel & Tourism and in Education Support.

E: kaori.senior@ajhs.school.nz

Paul Halton

ESOL Teacher

About Me

My name is Paul Halton I discovered my passion for teaching after spending 2 1/2 years teaching English in Vietnam. I started at AJHS in 2018 as a homeroom teacher, before moving to the ESOL department in 2019. I love old cars, rock music, and a good book.

E: paul.halton@ajhs.school.nz

Shelley Penn

International Student Homestay Manager