“I strive to be the best I can by developing my knowledge, skills and mindset to embrace and adapt to the ever-changing challenges and diverse nature of educational leadership.”
Principal, Hocking Primary School
As a principal for 19 years, Steve is an experienced and respected school leader. His knowledge and skills are evident in his work with staff and communities to build individual capacity and promote strong effective teams.
Steve proactively pursues outcomes that support strategic intent while respectful of individual needs and opinions. This is proven in his engagement with students, parents, staff and colleagues to facilitate and promote sustained learning.
A key priority is to develop positive learning cultures that embrace change and champion continual improvement.
Steve has experience in leadership roles at school, regional and system levels. He looks for opportunities to be involved in initiatives and promote best practice. He develops strategic partnerships to drive his passion for supporting not only those under his direct leadership at a school level but also those of the broader collegiate community.
As a passionate advocate for students and for the staff who support their development and learning, Steve continually strives to build a culture of empowerment and improvement.