Kairuruku Hononga/Relationship Coordinator

Our Kairuruku Hononga/Relationship Coordinators will work closely with you to support your ākonga (students) to achieve their learning goals at Te Kura.

Stay in touch and feel free to ask them anything.

Erik Merkens – Northern Region
Email: erik.merkens@tekura.school.nz
Phone: 09 365 9830
Mobile: 027 366 8884

Carina Dooley – Central North Region
Email: carina.dooley@tekura.school.nz
Phone: 09 307 3015
Mobile: 027 551 8578

Horiana Derbyshire – Central South Region
Email: carol.derbyshire@tekura.school.nz
Phone: 04 474 4342
Mobile: 027 643 7977

Sheena Sherratt-Smith – Southern Region
Email: sheena.sherratt-smith@tekura.school.nz
Phone: 04 474 4371
Mobile: 027 591 7742

Raphael Millen – Ara Poutama Aotearoa/Department of Corrections and Realm Schools – Cook Islands, Niue, and Tokelau
Email: Raphael.Millen@tekura.school.nz
Phone: 04 474 4399
Mobile: 027 269 6373