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Meet Rachel Parsons

Rachel Parsons Rachel commenced training with Atwea in June 2021 studying the Aged Care/Disability Skill Set. Rachel is a very determined student that has overcome significant hurdles. Rachel is a stroke survivor and is very open about her experiences as she hopes that it may one day help others. Rachel hopes to gain employment supporting […]

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Meet Amanda Dawson

Amanda Dawson Amanda enrolled in the Certificate III Individual Support (Disability) course with determination and willingness to commit to the course and achieve a successful outcome. Amanda has anxiety and has some literacy hurdles to overcome and she is certainly doing just that. She chose this course as she is a foster mum and has […]

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Meet Kathryn Puckerdige

Kathryn Puckeridge Kathryn started training with us 2 years ago. From January this year Kathryn has been training the Diploma of Community Services with Atwea.聽 She is an expert in her field of Community Services. This qualification has not been undertaken with Atwea for some time now. Kathryn commenced training in this Diploma with 8 […]

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Meet Deborah Mercer

Deborah Mercer Many educators are effective in teaching. Trainers deliver instruction and in turn the students learn. However, it is very special to encounter a trainer that has the 鈥済ift鈥 of teaching 鈥 the ability to light up the classroom with inspiration and to see that their joy and passion is being mirrored by their […]

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Tutor – Jaimie Adamson

Jaimie Adamson It is our pleasure to recommend Jaimie Adamson for Outstanding Tutor of the Year! Jaimie sets high, but not unreasonable, standards for her students and gives them the tools to succeed. Students are motivated and her successful teaching techniques are reflected in her student鈥檚 results. Jaimie has a gift for making her students […]

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Alesco Student of the Year 2021

Annelise Brown Annelise came to Alesco Cooks Hill to start Senior 1 at the beginning of 2020. Prior to this Annelise had been home schooled. She has flourished in Alesco鈥檚 learning environment. As unpredictable as 2020 was Annelise achieved excellent results and always maintained positivity, even during uncertain times.聽 As a senior leader in 2021, […]

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Science benches on their way in Australian first

We are so excited to announce, in partnership with the Newcastle Permanent Charitable Foundation and IPC Irwin, Alesco has officially ordered seven brand new mobile science benches for each of our campuses! And they are now officially on their way Down Under. The benches were originally designed with consultants from the UN for a United […]

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Teacher’s Aide of the Year Nomination

  西瓜视频 and Alesco Senior College are proud to announce that Student Learning and Support Officer Belinda Wells has been nominated for Teacher鈥檚 Aide of the Year. Belinda, who now works at our new Abermain Campus, started with Alesco Cessnock in 2016 as a Student Welfare Officer. Before this, she worked with Father O鈥橰iley鈥檚 […]

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Business Skills that benefit others

Jessica Bonniface, a trainer at 西瓜视频, considers herself a professional student; 鈥淚 don’t think there has been a time in my life when I haven’t undertaken some sort of education and I enjoy being able to pass on my learning to others.鈥 Currently teaching Certificate II and III Business Administration (EVET) to year 11 […]

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Student Story – Daizee Watling

Education is a powerful resource that can be used to change the course of someone鈥檚 life. Daizee Watling had a crossroads moment at school when she made the change to Alesco Senior College鈥檚 Newcastle campus based at Cooks Hill. 鈥淚 was not fitting in at my previous school and believe that changing to Alesco allowed […]

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