Chair of the Otago Deputy Principals and Assistant Principals Association and Treasurer of NASDAP
Steve Read is Deputy Principal at Kavanagh College in Dunedin. Kavanagh College is a Catholic, Co-ed Integrated Secondary School with a roll of 850 Students. Steve has been Deputy Principal since 2004, previously being Assistant Principal and H.O.D Mathematics at Kavanagh College. Prior to joining the staff at Kavanagh Steve spent 10 years teaching Mathematics at Otago Boys’ High School from 1989 to 1999. Steve has a BSc from Otago University.
Current responsibilities include Professional Development, Teaching & Learning, Curriculum Development, Assessment Data, NZQA systems and Moderation, Discipline systems and oversight for students at risk. Steve also undertakes International Student Marketing trips.
Steve is the current Chair of the Otago Deputy Principals and Assistant Principals Association.
Steve strongly believes that it is the role of educational leaders to ensure that every student reaches their full potential.