As the General Manager at Foundation Learning Centre in Victoria, Tina has worked for this community-based training organisation for 15 years in a variety of roles.
Tina’s passion and commitment to the health and wellbeing of others, particularly children, young people and disadvantaged persons can easily be seen through her previous roles with various learning, support and care-based organisations.
In terms of qualifications and professional development, Tina has clearly spent many hours developing her knowledge and skills. From her initial qualifications of an Advanced Certificate and an Associate Diploma in the areas of Childcare and Social Sciences, Tina moved forward and successfully complete a range of further qualifications including a Certificate IV in Education and Training and a Diploma of Youth Work. Tina was also awarded the 2018 VET International Practitioner Fellowship with the ISS Institute where she studied young pregnant and parenting teens in education within the United States.
Tina lives in the South Eastern Suburbs of Melbourne; Victoria. Bringing up 3 sons together with her husband, she continues to work hard while enjoying the happiness and facing all the usual hurdles, of family life. She strives for fairness and equity while taking on new challenges and changes with unfaltering focus and determination. Tina thrives on providing programs, education and support to those that need her most – children, young people and the disadvantaged.
Foundation Learning Centre is a not-for-profit organisation that champions community development through education. Our current range of services include pre-kindergarten programs, youth programs for years 9 to 12, literacy and migrant English, a range of accredited courses, many hobbies and special interest courses and groups and the Neighbourhood House