Onslow College staff and students welcome enrolments from overseas international students and enjoys the opportunity to learn about different cultures.
Onslow College International is known for providing excellent academic, social and individual support for its international students. We value the contribution that they make to Onslow College and enjoy the international perspective that they bring to the school. We offer a programme that teaches the students to achieve academically in another language and gain entrance to universities worldwide.
We encourage our students to learn about different cultures and make new friends from many different nationalities. In addition we provide positive opportunities for the students to experience many of the extra curricular activities which builds up their confidence and gives them the opportunity to experience what Wellington and New Zealand offers.
Director of International Students
The International Students Department works hard at providing a warm and caring support structure for its students. We are known for our "open door" approach which means we welcome the opportunity to discuss any concerns or questions that the students may have at any time. Students do not need to make appointment to see one of the International Department staff members.
Warren Henderson - International Director
As Director, Warren oversees the International Programme and looks after the wellbeing of International Students. He is a fluent French speaker and teaches Year 9 French.
May Wong - International Programme Manager
May is in charge of the administration. As a fluent speaker of Mandarin and Cantonese, her role also includes the pastoral care of Chinese students from China and Hong Kong.
Shiromi Seneviratne - Homestay Manager
Shiromi manages our Homestay Programme. She looks after international students living with host families as well as supporting host parents. Shiromi is contactable 24/7.