Staff

The Head of Trade Training

Andrew is responsible for the leadership of the College’s Trades Skills Centre and for the delivery of Vocational Education and Training at St Joseph. The Head of Trade Training provides leadership in all matters pertaining to St Joseph’s operation, industry liaison, pathways planning, partnership development, marketing and VET curriculum. The Head of Trade Training also takes responsibility for the inclusion of external students in courses at St Joseph and the enrolment and operation of the Industry Based Learning program, an initiative which allows students to combine school and work together.

The Pathways Planner

Debra is responsible for working strategically with students to help develop and then monitor personal career plans and progression. The Pathways Planner also works closely with parents, teachers, employers, community agencies and other education and training organisations. The Pathways Planner not only assists students enrolled at Good Samaritan Catholic College but is also available to students in other Catholic Schools involved in partnership with St Joseph Trades Skills Centre. The Pathways Planner conducts entry interviews with students considering vocational training.

The Partnership Manager

Vera is responsible for establishing and promoting effective school, industry and community partnerships. They support students in making a successful transitions from school to work and further study. Partnerships may involve arrangements for structured workplacement, sourcing of School-Based Apprenticeships and Traineeships (SBATs), student mentoring schemes and organisation of proactive industry involvement in St Joseph training curriculum and delivery. The establishment of ongoing relationships is very important to the success of our training programs.

2017 Trainers

Automotive

Mr Stojanovski

Business Services

Mr Garzaniti

Mr Rigney

Mr Newman

Construction

Mr Borg

Mr Berto

Early Childhood Education & Care

Mrs Armstrong-Ley

Electrotechnology

Mr Bachor

Mr Parker

Fitness

Mr Catanea

Mr Micev


Hairdressing

Ms Connor

Hospitality

Mrs Randal

Mrs McInerney

Human Services

Mrs Podrug

Information & Digital Technology

Mrs Djuric

Retail Services

Miss Romolo

Mrs Ghignone

Mrs Stojanovski