We acknowledge the Yawuru people,
the traditional owners and custodians of the land
on which we work and learn together.

Broome SHS


Pastoral Care

Broome Senior High School makes it a priority that students are happy and comfortable. Our Student Services team is a highly skilled and effective group of staff that support our students in many ways. They cater to the physical, social and emotional wellbeing of students at the school, allowing them to reach their full potential.

Each year group at school has a Year Leader who coordinates all communications, activities, camps, and through consultation with form teachers, the pastoral care for students and families within their year group.

Parents and carers are always welcome at Broome Senior High School. If you have any questions or concerns regarding the academic performance or wellbeing of your child, please do not hesitate to phone or come into school and discuss these issues with the relevant Deputy Principal, Year Leader or the Student Services Manager.

The 2020 core Student Services team comprises:

Student Services Manager – Stacey Mathieson
Year 7 Leader – Megan Bonner
Year 8 Leader – Neda Loh
Year 9 Leader – Kaytlin Courtis
Year 10 Leader – Sam Alexeeff
Year 11 Leader – Anthony Maher
Year 12 Leader – Rebecca Kevin

We support students by providing:

  • Counselling regarding personal and school-related issues
  • Mediation and conflict resolution
  • Parent and family liaison
  • Referral to community agencies
  • Information flow between family and school regarding student needs and issues
  • Compassion, care and attention when students are stressed, unwell or unhappy

Students and parents are always welcome to make contact with Student Services staff, either in person or by phone or email.

Other Pastoral Care team members include:

School Chaplin – Angela Pethick (Tuesday – Thursday)
School Psychologist Year 7-9 – Scott Pierce
School Psychologist Year 10-12 – Jessica Cox (Monday and Thursday)
Broome Girls Academy (BGA) Program Manager – Bella Fleming
Broome Clontarf Academy (BCA) Director – Jack Reagan
Careers and Vocational Education (CaVE) Coordinator – Bryon Little
Deputy Principal Year 7-9 – Cath Winfield
Deputy Principal Year 10-12 – Brett Winfield
Behaviour Management Coordinator – Emma Twining
Student Services School Officer – Janine Murton
School Attendance Officer – Kim Chapman