Award Winning Teaching Staff
At Medbury, we are very proud of the calibre of our staff whose common goal is to 'Unlock Every Boy's Potential', and they are all committed to creating an environmnet which encourages, motivates and challenges the boys. Medbury employs more than 70 full and part-time staff, including teachers, administration, grounds and maintenance, catering and boarding staff. Our continuing professional development programme ensures that all our teachers and managers are up to date with the best practises in teaching and learning and further developing and enhancing their skills.
NZ's Most Inspiring Teacher 2013
Micah Hocquard was announced as the winner of the Primary School division for the 2013 Warehouse Stationery NZ's Most Inspiring Teacher at the end of October.
Mr Hocquard has been at Medbury since 2009 and is currently a Year 8 teacher and a specialist Science and Maori teacher. He was nominated by one of his current students, Sam Howard, who secretly completed the nomination form online and then campaigned amongst his fellow students to ensure Mr Hocquard won the title.
Please click here to read Sam's entry on the official NZ's Most Inspiring Teacher website and please click here to read some of the press coverage of Micah's well deserved award.