Welfare Team

Welfare Team 2015


SSHS Welfare Team 

The welfare team consists of Year Advisors, Senior Executives, Head Teachers and School Counsellors. They run whole school welfare programs, like peer support, Year 7 transition programs and anti-bullying workshops. They also support students on an individual basis.


We work to provide a safe and caring learning environment for your child. 


The Head Teacher Welfare's Role

  • the Head Teacher Welfare Mr B. Benischke oversees all of the student support programs and welfare referrals for individual students in the school
  • students or parents/caregivers can contact the Head Teacher Welfare to discuss issues of concern


The Year Advisors' Role

  • a Year Advisor is a member of the Welfare Team who has special responsibility for a particular year

  • your Year Advisor will give you advice if you have any issues that are worrying you


The Year Advisors for 2018

  • Year 7 Advisor - Ms A Rivett (Maths)
  • Year 8 Advisor - Mr J Spencer (Science and PD/H/PE)
  • Year 9 Advisor - Ms J Graham (PD/H/PE and Learning Support)
  • Year 10 Advisor - Mr M Wagg (PD/H/PE)
  • Year 11 Advisor - Mr G Davidson (HSIE)
  • Year 12 Advisor - Ms J Lawrence (TAS)


Supervisor of Girls

Ms J. Corlija is the Supervisor of Girls at SSHS. Her role is to council and advise girls regarding any issues what-so-ever. She is also available for parents/caregivers who may wish to discuss personal issues concerning their daughter.