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Penny Merton

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At BTI, you will learn from staff who are experienced teachers and educators, researchers, practitioners, health workers and graduates themselves. Many have worked in private practice, for public institutions and for universities in Aotearoa New Zealand and overseas 

Penny Merton
Penny Merton
Certification : MEd, Bed, BForSc, GradDipTchg(Secondary)
Staff Code : #
Phone : 07 562 2953
Email : p.merton@bti.ac.nz

Biography

Penny is the programme leader for the NZ Certificate in Study and Career Preparation (Level 4). She is also one of the learning advisors in the Academic Support team.

Penny has been at BTI on and off for nearly twenty years as a student, tutor and educator, at times dabbling in administration. She is passionate about helping people find out that they are more capable than they thought they were, and gets excited about seeing lights go on when people understand a concept. She has a Master’s degree in Education and her long experience of being a student herself is invaluable when helping others adjust to student life. Her wide variety of interests including writing novels, juggling, sailing, cryptic crosswords, Sudoku and occasional forays into upholstery and plumbing.

Meet our Staff

At BTI, you will learn from staff who are experienced teachers and educators, researchers, practitioners, health workers and graduates themselves. Many have worked in private practice, for public institutions and for universities in Aotearoa New Zealand and overseas 

Penny Merton
Penny Merton
Certification : MEd, Bed, BForSc, GradDipTchg(Secondary)
Staff Code :
Phone : 07 562 2953
Email : p.merton@bti.ac.nz

Biography

Penny is the programme leader for the NZ Certificate in Study and Career Preparation (Level 4). She is also one of the learning advisors in the Academic Support team.

Penny has been at BTI on and off for nearly twenty years as a student, tutor and educator, at times dabbling in administration. She is passionate about helping people find out that they are more capable than they thought they were, and gets excited about seeing lights go on when people understand a concept. She has a Master’s degree in Education and her long experience of being a student herself is invaluable when helping others adjust to student life. Her wide variety of interests including writing novels, juggling, sailing, cryptic crosswords, Sudoku and occasional forays into upholstery and plumbing.

Penny Merton
Penny Merton
Academic Support, Educator/Kaiako, Learning Advisor, NZ Cert in Study & Career Prep
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MEd, Bed, BForSc, GradDipTchg(Secondary)
Staff code #
07 562 2953
p.merton@bti.ac.nz
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