Our Teams

Five Teams Dedicated to Your Child's Education

The Lycée Condorcet team is made up of over 150 dedicated staff members who work daily to provide quality education to your children. This includes our management team, the administration, maintenance and IT teams, native French-speaking and native English-speaking teachers and teaching assistants. LCS also has a Vie Scolaire team, a French particularity that assists students outside of class, a student wellbeing unit, a career guidance officer and many other specialised staff members committed to giving your children the best possible education and support.

Our Staff in Numbers


Teaching Team


Wellbeing Unit


Vie Scolaire Team


IT, Administration & Maintenance Team


Management Team

LCS Management Team

Nicholas L'Hotellier, principal at Lycée Condorcet International French School of Sydney

Nicolas L’Hotellier, Principal

Nicolas joins the Lycée Condorcet community this winter and brings with him his enthusiasm for, and his extensive background in, bilingual and international education, with a special focus on wellbeing and developing international programs. Nicolas holds a joint Master’s degree in mathematics from ULP Strasbourg and the University of Warwick, as well as a Master’s degree in management with a focus on administration of public schools from the École Supérieure de l’Éducation Nationale. He taught Mathematics before becoming Assistant Principal at collège and lycée level in the Paris region. In 2009 Nicolas joined the Lycée Français de New York where he spent twelve years as Director of Secondary and then Associate Head of School. He is the proud father of two boys who are enthusiastically joining Lycée Condorcet.

Monsieur Antony Jonkx, proviseur adjoint du Lycée Condorcet de Sydney

Antony Jonkx, Deputy Principal

Originally from Franche-Comté, France, Antony obtained a Master’s degree in Law. A true globetrotter, Antony has worked as a Senior Education Consultant all over the world – France, USA, Morocco, Vietnam  – and as Deputy principal in Bolivia before joining LCS in 2015. He is in charge of the pedagogical management of the Secondary School and the organisation of exams. When he is not reading, Antony likes to discover new landscapes by motorbike, his favourite means of transport.

Madame Valérie Bronnert, directrice de l'école primaire du Lycée Condorcet de Sydney

Valérie Bronnert, Primary Director

Valérie Bronnert grew up in Nancy, France, and studied English before specialising in the teaching and schooling of children with disabilities. A teacher and then director, Valérie was awarded the title of Chevalier dans l’Ordre des Palmes Académiques. She joined LCS in 2019 after spending 5 years at the Lycée Français de Shanghai. She strives to promote the French language and culture and to implement personalised support systems for students experiencing difficulties. Her weekends are filled with reading, hiking and occasional painting.

Monsieur Thibault Delor, directeur administratif et financier du Lycée Condorcet de Sydney

Thibault Delor, Business Director

Originally from Lons Le Saunier, France, Thibault specialises in audit and management control. After working for several years at the AEFE headquarters in Paris, Thibault joined LCS in 2018 for his very first expatriation in the network. When he is not keeping a close eye on the institution’s finances, Thibault is eager to travel and enjoys discovering new cultures or returning to his favourite country: Japan. Thibaut is also a great fan of classical music.

Elise Lombrage, Marketing, events and Communication director

Elise Lombrage is originally from Marseille, France, and studied philosophy and communication at La Sorbonne Paris IV. After working for more than 10 years in NY, Paris, Sao Paulo and Sydney in luxury, real estate, art and culture, she decided to settle down in Sydney to explore new opportunities.  In charge of all communications, marketing and events at LCS, and is in daily contact with the school community. She is in charge of relaying all the LCS highlights and organising unifying events throughout the year.

Rosa Rusnak, Compliance Officer at the Lycée Condorcet Sydney

Rosa Rusnak, Head of Compliance and HR

Rosa Rusnak was born in Italy, and moved to Australia at a very young age. With a degree in Computer Science and after a career in this field, Rosa began working in various independent schools in New South Wales. As the LCS Compliance Officer, Rosa ensures that the school complies with local legislation. She is also responsible for overseeing our accreditation by NESA as an independent school. Rosa is a very humane and attentive listener and also deals with any child protection issues that may arise. In her spare time, Rosa is a true cordon bleu who is also passionate about gardening.

Meet our Staff