Meet Our Staff

Waikerie Lutheran Primary School Staff


The Staff at Waikerie Lutheran Primary School are committed to helping each child reach their full potential.  Our teachers are registered with the Teachers Registration Board of South Australia.  All teachers have received qualifications from Australian tertiary institutions.  As well as secular training, our teachers are required to complete further studey to become accrediated Lutheran Educators.

Staff receive training and ongoing professional development to maintain their skills at the highest level.  This commitment from all staff toward their own excellence flows through to the students in their care.  They aim to provide learning experiences that challenge their students and encourage them to take risks in their learning in a supporting and caring environment.

Waikerie Lutheran Primary School has a dedicated Learning Support Team. Students with specific learning needs are catered for through individual programs, in class support and tailored education plans.

The Administration and Support Staff are always available to assist with administrative, financial and general questions and are available from 8:30am until 4:00pm Monday to Friday.

Mrs Jane Shugg, Administration Officer

Mrs Jane Shugg

Mrs Jane Shugg has been employed at Waikerie Lutheran Primary School since 2010.  Since commencing at WLPS, she has worked in the 2/3, 4/5 and 6/7 classes as a Student Support Officer.  Last year she split her time between the Year 4/5 and Year 6/7 classes.  This year she is assisting in the Year 3/4 and Year 4/5 classrooms.  She works closely with individual students as well as groups of students, supporting them in a variety of tasks including literacy, numeracy and more. 

Last year, in addition to her role within the Year 4/5 and 6/7 classes, she undertook studying a Certificate IV in Education Support which she has completed and is now undertaking further study in Disability Services.

This year, Mrs Shugg will be taking on a different role as part of the Administration team.