International Department Staff

The primary focus of the International Department is to enrich the international student experience for students and staff at New  Plymouth Boys’ High School, and to market  the school’s brand  internationally.

Mr Russell – Director of Business Development and Communication

Mr Russell is responsible for the development and execution of the international marketing strategy and plan to meet the internationalisation objectives of New  Plymouth Boys’ High School.

He provides students with 24-hour support while they are at school, in their homestay accommodation, and away on trips.  Mr Russell  guides students and their families through the enrolment process, responding to enquiries, sending relevant information, tracking the applications, and ensuring that all necessary documentation is correct and current. Mr Russell, in association with Mrs Campbell-Smart, deals with student visas and insurance and assists the students after their arrival in New Zealand.

Together with Mrs Rowe, they manage the International Department, including ensuring best practice and compliance to the Code of Practice for the Pastoral Care of International Students.


 

Mr Russell will be spending time travelling to our key recruitment markets and working alongside agents and partners to diversify the international student enrolment at New  Plymouth Boys’ High School.

Please contact Mr Russell for:

  1. Marketing, advertising and promotion.
  2. International relations and partnerships.
  3. Agency agreements.
  4. Enrolment (application and offer of place).
  5. Payment (invoice and receipt).
  6. Visiting the school.

Contact details
Phone:  +64 6 7585399
Email: hugh.russell@npbhs.school.nz


Mrs Rowe – Dean of International Students

Mrs Rowe is responsible for the guidance, welfare, discipline and academic performance of international students at New  Plymouth Boys’ High School. An experienced teacher, Mrs Rowe has taught English as a Second or Other Language (ESOL) at New Plymouth Boys’ for a number of years and has also taught ESOL at tertiary and other secondary schools.

Please contact Mrs Rowe for:

  1. Academic performance.
  2. English language performance.
  3. Welfare and support concerns.

Contact details
Phone: +64 6 758 5399
Email: shirley.rowe@npbhs.school.nz


Mrs Malley – International Student Welfare Manager

Mrs Malley manages and monitors the homestay placements of New Plymouth Boys’ High School’s international students with New Zealand families. Mrs Malley responds to enquiries, sending relevant information, tracking the applications, and ensuring that all necessary documentation is correct and current. She also deals with student visas and insurance and assists the students after their arrival in New Zealand.

Please contact Mrs Malley for:

  1. Student welfare and support.
  2. Homestay placements.
  3. Student visa.
  4. Medical Insurance.
  5. School documents (certificate and reports).

 

Contact details
Phone: +64 6 758 5399
Email: glynda.malley@npbhs.school.nz