Our Staff

The 2022 team at Dalefield School

Shannon Clark

Teacher Aide

Hi, my name is Shannon and I have been a teacher aide here at Dalefield for the last four years. I also have a child here at Dalefield who will complete her nearly eight years here at the end of 2022. I enjoy cooking and spending time with my family.

Janelle Wilson

Teacher: New entrants

I have been teaching at Dalefield School since 2018. Over the past 4 years I have job shared, until recently transitioning into my own New Entrant class named 'Whetū.' We moved to the Wairarapa in 2015. I have 2 children of my own. My daughter is a competitive swimmer and my son is a keen sportsman. I enjoy tramping and have been lucky enough to walk various tracks in the South Island.

Brodie Wilson

Teacher: Years 1 -3

Kia Ora e te whanau o Matarawa. E harikoa ana ahau ki te noho ki te hapori o te kura. He Carterton au no te kainga kei te noho ahau me toku whanau. Ko te tumanako ka mau mai te ahua o te ngahau me te hikaka ke te ako mo au tamariki whakamiharo. I am very pleased to part of the school community. A Carterton local where I live with my family, I hope to bring a sense of fun and enthusiasm to learning

Sarah Gadsby

Specialist Teacher

My name is Sarah Gadsby and I am the ORS specialist teacher at Dalefield School. I have been teaching since 2009 and am very excited to be teaching alongside and with whānau and staff here at Dalefield. I am Mum to 3 girls who are 1,3 and 5.

Jill Murray

Teacher Aide

I am a mother of three boys - two in college and one here at Dalefield School. I have been a Teacher Aide for almost six years both in Wellington and now in the beautiful Wairarapa. My family used to live on the South Coast of Wellington (Island Bay and Lyall Bay) and we moved to Carterton five years ago when my husband and I built our own house on a lovely 10 acre block.

Willy Jephson

Deputy Principal: Years 3 - 5

Kia Ora, I have been the Deputy Principal here at Dalefield School for 3 years. I teach in Mangaterere with students from years 3-5. I was born and bred in the lovely Wairarapa. I have 4 children of my own and enjoy all kinds of sports and outdoor activities.

Lisa Fitness

Office administration

I have been at Dalefield school now for 11 years. I have 3 children and my interests are all kind of sports. I still play Hockey in winter and really enjoy going on bush walks. I love my job and meeting new families when they come to school.

Eric Daubé


I have been principal at Dalefield since 2017. Originally from Wellington, my wife and I moved to Carterton in 2014. I enjoy the outdoors, cycling and music, having been involved in singing/bands all my life. I have three adult sons and two grandchildren and very much enjoy family time.


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