Press Release 23 August 2019


New Head of College Announced for Salmond College Dunedin

The Board of Knox College & Salmond College is delighted to announce the appointment of Mr Nick Bates the current Head of Cumberland College as the new Head of Salmond College. Mr Bates has been Head of Cumberland College, a large co-educational University College of residence with 327 students since 2013. A former Secondary School Teacher, School Guidance Counsellor and Youth worker, Mr Bates will take up his new position upon the retirement of its current Head Mr Maurie Jackways at the end of this year. Mr Jackways, a former Secondary School Principal at Mt Aspiring College and Ormiston Senior College in Auckland, has been Head of Salmond since 2014 and will be retiring to Wanaka


David M.  Richardson
Chairperson Board of Knox College  & Salmond College,
Knox  Street,