Meet the Mentors

Hester Hill

Hester HillI obtained her BSc (Ed) degree in 1990 at the University of Johannesburg. She started her teaching career at Hoërskool Bastion in 1991 as a Maths and Computers educator. In 2001, she moved into the private school sector at Laerskool Jan Celliers.

In 2006, Midstream College Primary School opened its doors, and she joined the first team of teachers as Head of Department for Computers. From a leadership perspective, she became Deputy Head (Academics) in 2008, Senior Deputy Head in 2010 and was appointed as principal in 2013. She had the privilege of leading the school for the next 10 years. During this tenure the school became a true reflection of its motto, ‘EXCELLENCIA.’ Midstream College Primary became a force to be reckoned with in academics, sport, and cultural activities.

Hester believes in lifelong learning and continual professional development. During her 33 years in the field of education, being a team player with excellent communication and leadership skills, she has gained invaluable expertise and knowledge. She is passionate about education and constantly seeks new challenges to further improve her skills.