Our Staff

The River Nile School is fortunate to have a team of high calibre staff with a deep personal passion and understanding for our work, extensive experience and skills, and a wealth of ideas to enhance student outcomes. 

RNS has a dedicated team of teachers who are all VIT registered and have a range of qualifications and experience in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL), literacy and numeracy. RNS also has a dedicated Learning Intervention Specialist to support students with additional needs. To provide further support to students in the classroom, and to assist with students attending off-site programs and excursions, RNS also employs a range of support staff, including Multicultural Education Aides.

Alongside the teaching team, RNS has a Wellbeing Team that includes a Wellbeing Leader, Welfare Director, Social Worker - Student Support and Engagement Coordinator. The Wellbeing Team provide support to students who have complex and challenging life circumstances.

At RNS, our students speak a diverse range of languages, and to support these students we have staff who speak Somali, Swahili, Arabic, Tigrinya, Amharic and Farsi.