Peter has come to Tihoi after being Head of Campus at the all-girls outdoor school Kahunui – a position he has held since December 2017. Prior to that, he spent 18 months as Deputy Director of Kahunui. Peter taught and was an outdoor instructor at our Tihoi Venture campus, for 30 months between June 2011 and December 2013. Having worked with youth for 20 years, Peter gained a BSc at Liverpool John Moores University, has taught for 17 years and has 11 years experience in residential outdoor education. He has gained his NZOIA Bush 2 and Sea Kayak 1 qualifications. Peter and his wife Nicola have a family of two young boys and will fit in well within the Tihoi residential community.
Tel: +64 27 445 5572
AJ completed a Bachelor of Physical Education at the University of Otago in 2014 and went on to complete his Diploma in Teaching the following year.
AJ worked as a teacher in Christchurch for two years before joining the Tihoi campus in 2017.
His interests are tramping, rock climbing, white water rafting, sea kayaking and mountain biking. His sporting passion is cricket where he plays in the premier league for Lake Taupo Cricket Club.