Jarrad Welsh


Jarrad WelshI have been teaching for twelve years in a variety of educational settings  from New  Zealand, Korea and the United Kingdom. Originally a South Cantabrian, I moved to Christchurch with my wife Sarah and son Alex in 2010. I am an avid sports fan, playing and following most sports. My other interests include music, motor sports and a love of all technology. In the school holidays I like to spend as much time as possible down in Twizel, boating, fishing, biking and just relaxing with my family.

Each year I like to develop a TEAM philosophy to teaching and learning in the classroom, based around the values of Aroha, Perseverance, Responsibility, Honesty, Manners and the schools vision of digging deep to achieve personal best. I endeavour to engage and empower students to take a lead role in their own learning and support the learning of others in our team.

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Shelly Morley

School Secretary

Shelly photoMy family and I emigrated from the UK  in 1997 We live in Prebbleton and now call New Zealand home.  I have worked in the corporate sector, primary schools and a high school. I am thrilled to be back in a primary school environment as the school secretary at Broadfield.  This job is always challenging and every day is different. I love the interaction with the children and their families and getting involved in the community.

We have quite a few animals, which keeps me busy.  In my spare time I enjoy walking the dogs, reading, doing puzzles, computer games and travelling.

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Roanne Tait

Admin Support

Roanne-taitI’ve been part of the Broadfield school community for the past 12 years. I was the School Secretary for 6 years and have now moved into a part time role as Admin Support. Although my main role is now mostly payroll administration, I also provide the Principal and/or Secretary with whatever additional administrative support that is required.

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Adele Allport

New Entrant - Year One Class Teacher

adeleKia Ora! I am married to Chris and have three children – Joel, Thomas and Olivia.  I am originally from Palmerston North and have taught mostly Juniors in Fielding, Auckland and Clearview Primary in Rolleston.

I am passionate about providing a strong foundation for children as they transition to school.  I love the Arts, expanding our menagerie at home and any excuse for a dress up day.  I play hockey and am the only cricket fan in my house.

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Kate Rose


kateKia Ora everyone!  My teaching experience to date includes two years at Templeton School and one year at Weedons School.

A little about me…  I am the oldest of six children and grew up in Wanganui.  I moved down to Christchurch in 2011 where I completed a Bachelor of Sport Coaching followed by the Graduate Diploma in Teaching and Learning (Primary) at the University of Canterbury.  I am a huge fan of anything sport-related, with hockey, rowing, triathlon and athletics being my main sports growing up.  In my spare time, I enjoy watching and participating in social sport and keeping fit, spending time with family and friends, baking, cooking and renovating our house in Belfast.

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Phil LeLievre


Mr-LelievreI have been teaching at Broadfield School since 2008.  Prior to Broadfield I have taught briefly at Manning Intermediate and South Hornby Primary.  I really love the rural and community feel of Broadfield and the terrific children we have at our school.  It is the best career that I have ever been in.  It is so much fun and every day is different and brings new challenges. I am married to my beautiful wife, Miriam and we have a lovely daughter called Emma.  My hobbies are: playing any sports I can get my hands on (especially cricket and touch rugby), travelling to different countries, reading, music and watching movies.

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Jacinda Watson


rsz_jacindaHi everyone, I am Jacinda.  I was born and bred in Ashburton but have lived in Christchurch for many years. Upon my return from England (OE), I went to University and made the move into teaching. Before I was a teacher, I was a trained vet nurse.

I have been a teacher for ten years.  I have taught from Year 2 through to Year 6 during this time. I have been involved in various areas during my career including: sport, library, ICT, production and MLE/MLP.

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Kirsty Anderson


Kirkirstysty is from Dunedin and has relocated to Christchurch. She has 8 years experience teaching at Kaikorai School and is a country girl at heart.  She loves riding horses and plays rugby in her spare time!

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Elisabeth Alberts

Teacher Aide

ElisabethI am Elisabeth Alberts and I work as a Teacher Aide.  As a graduate in Business Administration, I became involved in assisting with education when my children were very young.  I found it far more interesting and rewarding than Human Resources!  I work with children individually, doing precision teaching of phonics, literacy and numeracy.  In addition, I support the teachers with their reading, writing and numeracy programmes, working with small groups of children.  I run a weekly Perceptual Motor Programme for the New Entrants and Year 1 and 2.  I teach children singing and prepare a choir for the annual Lion’s Primary School Music Festival. In my spare time I sing in two choirs and I am a book worm.

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Rachel Smith - Part Time Teacher

(Please note appointments may change from term to term)


Rachel Smith – Part time Teacher

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