Adult Learners Week

Atwea College Student of the Year

To celebrate Adult Learners Week 2021, Atwea College will be hosting their annual Adult Learners Week Awards on Thursday September 9. Meet our nominees for Student of the Year! Amanda Dawson Amanda enrolled into to this Certificate III Individual Support (Disability) course with determination and willingness to commit to the course and to achieve a […]

Adult Learners Week

Atwea College Tutor of the Year 2021

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’s results. Jaimie has a gift for making her students […]

Alesco

Teacher’s Aide of the Year Nomination

  Atwea College and Alesco Senior College are proud to announce that Student Learning and Support Officer Belinda Wells has been nominated for Teacher’s 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’Riley’s […]

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Business Skills that benefit others

Jessica Bonniface, trainer at Atwea College, considers herself a professional student; “I do not think there has been a time in my life when I have not undertaken some sort of education/learning and I enjoy being able to pass on my learning to others.” Currently teaching Certificate II and III Business Administration (EVET) to year […]

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Student Story – Daizee Watling

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

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Cosi all wrapped up

Cosi has finished and the show was a huge success! Congratulations to the cast and crew on a great performance. Be sure to check out what’s coming up at the CAS. In a burnt-out old theatre adjoining the grounds of a mental hospital in 1970s Australia, a motley crew is assembling. Corralled by the manic […]

Alesco

Life changing education

Akiva Pacey O’Toole was the first student to walk through the doors of Alesco Senior College in Tuncurry at the schools inception in 2016. She used the opportunities Alesco offered her to work on her personal growth and work out where her life would take her. She became a dedicated and determined young lady who […]

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Atwea welcomes new trainer Tristan Forbes

Tristan Forbes is our newest staff addition to The Creative Arts Space in Hamilton. Teaching the Music Skill Set and the Certificate III in Music Industry, Tristan combines a mixture of core and elective units that assists learners to achieve their goals and contextualize how they can fit it into their own strengths. Tristan endeavours […]

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Passionate about providing learning support

Assisting students during their educational journey is the main purpose behind Atwea’s Student Support Services (SSS) unit. Particularly during the pandemic, this unit has played a vital role in helping students ensure their learning goals are on track in order to enter into positive, long term employment. Ben Parsons joined the team as a Student […]

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Atwea student wins 2020 Student of the Year Award

Community Colleges Australia (CCA) has announced the winners of the 2020 Community Education Student of the Year Awards that took place on 25 November via Zoom and involved about 120 people at more than 20 locations along the east coast of Australia. Atwea College student Kristal Barlow won the 2020 Community Education Student of the […]

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