25 February, 2023
New principal for Herberton college
WITH 30 years of experience behind her, Narelle Hunt has taken on the role of principal at Herberton’s Mount St Bernard College.
Ms Hunt, who has taught in both catholic and public schools across Queensland and Victoria, has a passion for inclusive education and has embraced the diversity of the school, striving to ensure equitable educational opportunities for all students.
With a Masters in Education, Special Needs, and a Masters in Instructional Leadership, Narelle has the academic skills and knowledge of evidence based strategies and data informed practices to ensure she can build the teachers’ capacity to improve student outcomes.
She values the partnerships that can be made with families and community members and looks forward to being able to participate in the remote visits to communities to meet with the families.
“Mount St Bernard College is an incredible place to commence my first principalship,” she said.
“The students are incredibly friendly and genuinely enjoy being at the College.
“The staff are innovative and engaging educators who have the best interest of their students at heart.
“This is a place where we can really make a difference through the provision of quality education delivered by caring and compassionate staff.”