Mitali Panchal (Accounting & Bookkeeping Tutor)
Mitali is a Tutor at The Career Academy with a PhD in Accounting from the University of South Australia in Adelaide. Mitali is passionate about accounting education and is excited to contribute to students’ learning experience. Mitali enjoys interacting with students about their course and loves what she calls the ‘aah’ moments when students cross hurdles they are struggling with. As an educator Mitali strongly believes that students enjoy being empowered with the tools to help themselves in both academic and professional pursuits.
It was really great to work with Career Academy. The tutors helped me finish the course in a reasonably short time. I am proud of my achievement and am probably continuing my studies at a career academy. Thank you all my tutors: Tracy, Eden, Mitali, Bhavic
Jessica Duiker (Administration, Management & Computing Tutor)
Jessica is an Administration, Management, Computing & Health tutor who works with The Career Academy to help students achieve their goals and career aspirations. Jessica has an Advanced Certificate in Business Administration, along with many years of working within the administration and management field. This qualification coupled with years of industry experience has allowed Jessica to provide the best education experience for her students.
With an unyielding passion and commitment for delivering exceptional education and support, her students are guaranteed to walk away from their qualifications feeling confident and prepared.
I made a decision to diversify my skillset and jumped on the Career Academy medical reception course. From the very beginning I knew I had the support network I needed to succeed in this course. The tutors are available for any questions and give helpful feedback. I have especially appreciated the help of Jessica Duiker who has encouraged me to continue to do the best I can with each assessment. Studying at home during COVID19 has been a great use of my downtime. I’ll come out of this with a fresh new qualification and ready to get back into the workforce.
Rachel Hawkins (Pet & Animal Care Tutor)
Rachel has over 20 years’ experience in the animal industry. She has owned her own grooming and training business and worked in a number of veterinary clinics throughout Melbourne. She has trained and been a mentor for many people who wished to learn to become professional dog groomers. Rachel is all about positive handling techniques and loves to see people succeed and follow their passion for working with animals.
Really enjoying my course. The feedback is great. My tutor Rachel is wonderful and always there if I need her. I’m working on my last assignment now and considering taking another course.
Ridge Selvaraj (Accounting & Bookkeeping Tutor)
Ridge works as a tutor at The Career Academy, with a Bachelor of Business (Accounting) from RMIT University in Melbourne, Australia. He intends to use his Degree and experience as a previous bookkeeper to help and assist students achieve a career in accounting.
Previously, working as a tutor for his university. Ridge brings a depth of knowledge and skills that are available to students. Ridge is passionate about education, art and helping people reach their goals.
Ridge loves The Career Academy’s vision to make education easy, accessible and at the same time to provide quality education to students.
I enjoyed studying with the Career Academy for an Advanced Certificate in MYOB.The content was easy to understand and the instructions easy to follow as well.The timely response from tutors was exceptional,the help i received from my tutor Ridge Selvaraj was incredible,he was always helpful and even when l asked for explanations regarding the assessments his response was always clear and precise.Thank you for your assistance.
Olive-Louise Cox (Hospitality Tutor)
Louise has an extensive background in the hospitality and tourism sector, studying with the Victorian Bar School and gaining experience in busy cafes and established restaurants around Melbourne. In addition, Louise is also a justice graduate, with an Advanced Diploma of Justice with the Royal Melbourne of Institute of Technology.
Louise utilised her comprehensive knowledge of key social and cultural issues, as well as her passion for education and hospitality, when working with The Salvation Army’s fair-trade community centre, Hamodava Cafe. Combined with a passion for travel and tourism, Louise recently worked alongside a women’s empowerment organisation in Chiang Rai, Thailand where she managed a social enterprise café, training baristas and teaching English as a second language to employees.
She has personally upskilled in Event Management, Wedding Planning and Business Administration with The Career Academy and is enthusiastic in growing her skills and knowledge to enhance students’ learning experience. Through tutoring at The Career Academy, Louise hopes to provide students with the opportunities and knowledge to confidently enter and upskill in an ever-growing industry.
I am loving my course so far it has alot more content than i thought it would the assinments are challenging the tutors have been great (louise) gives great feedback and lets you know on areas you need to improve on or have done well on overall i am very happy with the course
Natalie Ling (Psychology and Counselling Tutor)
Natalie is a Psychology and Counselling Tutor at The Career Academy. She completed her Bachelor of Psychology with Honours at the University of Tasmania and has since moved to Melbourne where she joined our tutoring team. During her studies, she worked in multiple student support roles and was able to assist students to develop their academic skills and strategies to balance work, life and study. Natalie is passionate about helping students from all walks of life to achieve their best, and this is why she loves being a tutor at The Career Academy.
My experience in studying this time was the greatest thing I have done for a long time. The tutor, Natalie, was very supportive and at the same time, let me do my work. Hoping the next step will be the same or better.
Nick Zamudio (Administration, Management & Computing Tutor)
Nick works as an Administration, Management, and MS Office Tutor, coming from a background of studying Criminology and Sociology at Monash University. This was followed by years of experience in Administration roles based in many departments across an array of industries. With a passion for helping people, Nick has come to The Career Academy with a mindset to use his experience in these roles to help make a difference for students, assisting them on their road to upskilling towards a new role or career, and reaching their goals.
In his spare time, Nick can be found cheering on one of his many sports teams, at the gym, watching films, hiking and singing Motown songs while cooking.
Ryan Prasad (Accounting & Bookkeeping Tutor)
Ryan is an Accounting Tutor at The Career Academy with a Bachelors’s in Accounting and Economics from the Auckland University of Technology, New Zealand. Ryan enjoys inspiring students and loves passing on his knowledge of Accounting. Many years of education have taught him that every student learns differently, which puts him in an excellent position to tailor his teaching for an exciting student learning experience.
Besides Accounting, Ryan loves traveling and watching Premier League football, as he was a football player in his school days. Ryan loves helping people achieve their goals and success in their career.
Stephanie Gentile (Administration, Management & Computing Tutor)
Stephanie completed her Bachelor of Business (Marketing/Event Management) from La Trobe University in Melbourne. Before joining The Career Academy, Stephanie received 5+ years of Reception and Administration experience, with a working knowledge of Microsoft Office and administrative skills. With her experience and expertise, Stephanie started her journey as an Administration, Management, and MS tutor at The Career Academy. As an educator, Stephanie is passionate about assisting each of her students to reach their full potential and seeing her students achieve their career goals and new opportunities.
Anna Haiane (Accounting & Bookkeeping Tutor)
Anna is a Tutor at The Career Academy and has a strong background in hands-on accounting and bookkeeping after several years working in this area. One of her favourite quotes is, “Education is the difference between wishing you could help other people and being able to help them”- Russell M Nelson. Anna feels that education is the foundation of growth, and she is committed to helping students, whatever their abilities, achieve their learning goals.
Anna graduated from Auckland University of Technology with a Bachelors in Business, majoring in Accounting & International Business, and she enjoys using her experience, together with her passion for learning, to be a positive influence on our students.
When Anna isn’t helping students, you can find her with her family and in her garden.