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Dennis Nowak

Deputy Principal - Teaching and Learning
MLdshp (Deakin), Grad Dip Ed (Melb), BA (Canada)

Dennis Nowak joined Haileybury Rendall School as Head of Boarding in 2021 before transitioning to the position of Deputy Principal - Teaching and Learning in 2023. Dennis has a Masters in Educational Leadership and has a wealth of experience as a leader and teacher of the VCE. He has a special love for History and Politics. In his previous position, he worked in the role of Deputy Head of School at Westbourne Grammar in Melbourne.

Throughout his career, Dennis has held various positions of leadership in both the wellbeing space, and learning and curriculum development which include: Director of Westbourne’s unique Year 9 Program and campus; Head of House; and Director of Faculty. A passionate and dedicated educator, he believes that all children can succeed and learn. Dennis has two young boys who attend HRS.