Ian Rathmell

Principal experience

14 years

Most recent principal position

Yangan State School, 2005-15

Other experience

  • Internal school reviewer, School Improvement Unit, 2016
  • Former teaching and learning auditor
  • A principal coach in small schools

Areas of interest

  • Small rural schools
  • Curriculum development
  • Differentiation
  • Building teacher capacity
  • Principal capability

What do you enjoy most about being a reviewer?

I enjoy supporting principals and school communities on their improvement journey. Engaging with students, teachers, other school staff, parents and community members gives me a greater insight, understanding and appreciation of the diversity of educational practices across the state.  

Other interests

  • Travelling
  • Family time
  • Watching sport
  • Gardening
  • Camping
  • Fishing

Ian Rathmell, Internal Reviewer
Last updated
03 February 2017