Deputy Coordinator and Year One Teacher | MEd (UWA), BA (Australian Indigenous Studies) (Murdoch), Dip Art & Design (WA School of Art & Design)
Bek Garwood is our Deputy Coordinator and our Year 1 Class Teacher.
Bek has a long past association with LHS as a parent, School Council member, Educational Assistant and relief teacher, with a deep commitment to our school values. As a consultant for The Association of Independent Schools of WA (AISWA) Bekworked with many different schools to promote best educational practice in very diverse contexts, providing facilitation, guidance, professional development and mentoring at the whole school, department and individual staff member level. Prior to that, Bekwas Early Years Learning Coordinator at Christ Church Grammar School, where she developed and implemented their Early Learning Community, including their first Pre-Kindergarten and Kindergarten programs.These roles, combined with her own commitment to learning and research, have given Bek insights, skills and experience inschool leadership, curriculum, administration and wellbeing. Bek is currently working towards a Doctor of Education at the University of Notre Dame Australia.
We acknowledge the traditional custodians of this land on which we work, live, learn and play, the Whadjuk Nyungar. We recognise their traditional and continuous connection to the land and water and pay our respects to their elders past, present and emerging.