Qualifications and Experience

TEACHING POSITIONS

Salvation Army Upton Road Youth Refuge, St Kilda 2014 – Present

Carey Baptist Grammar School, Kew 2013 – Present

Camberwell Uniting Church, Camberwell 2012 – Present

MCM Entertainment, Richmond 2013 – Present

Gertrude St Yoga and Healing Studio, Fitzroy 2012 – Present

Cordell, Hawthorn 2013 – Present

Dance of Life, Fitzroy 2012 – Present

Kozen Yoga, Hawthorn 2012

Harvest Yoga, Kensington 2012

Studio Cirq
(Corporate – Qantas, Auditor Generals Office)
, Collingwood 2012

Australian Ballet and Arts Centre, (Corporate class), Melbourne 2011 – Present

Inner East Community Health Service, Richmond 2011

 

FURTHER TRAINING

Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction (8 Week Course) 2014
Melbourne  

Indra Mohan Yoga for Woman Workshop (3 hours) 2014
Melbourne

Workshop on physical adjustments (3 hours) 2014
Jenni Morrison-Jack

Foundation course in Kids Yoga Teaching (3 days) 2013
Loraine Rushton

Level 1 iRest Yoga Nidra Training (5 days) 2013
Richard Miller

Yoga Therapy Conference (2 days) 2012
Melbourne

Yoga Australia – Workshop on teaching asana safely (3 hours) 2012
Melbourne

Donna Farhi (5 days x 2) 2012
Melbourne 

Yoga Retreat (3 days – Meditation and restorative yoga) 2012
Heather Blashki and Gina Macauley, Bendigo

Private Mentoring Sessions 2011
Anahata Giri

Paddy McGrath Intensive workshop (3 days) 2011
Gertrude St Yoga and Healing Studio, Fitzroy

Yoga of Sound (16 hours) 2011
Anahata Giri

Arm Balancing Workshop (3 hours) 2011
Union Yoga, South Melbourne
Camilla Maling and Olivia Bryant

Bo Srey Anusara Workshop (3 hours) 2011
Breathing Space Yoga Studio, Prahran

Study Group for Yoga Teachers (16 hours) 2011
Camilla Maling

Pranayama Course (8 weeks) 2010
Australian Yoga Academy, Prahran
Dominique Santana-Salerno

TRAINING & EDUCATION

Advanced Diploma in Yoga Teacher Training 2009 – 2010
Australian Yoga Academy, Prahran

Graduate Diploma in Yoga Therapy 2012 – 2013
Australian Institute of Yoga Therapy, Melbourne

Level 1: Mindfulness Foundations and Development 2014 – Current
Mindfulness Training Institute Australasia

 

LICENCES & ACCREDITATIONS

Public and Product Liability Insurance

First Aid

Full Victorian Drivers Licence

Working with children check issued by the Department of Justice

 

MEMBERSHIP

Yoga Australia Committee Member for Victoria

International Association of Yoga Therapy

Amnesty International

 

OTHER EDUCATION & TRAINING

Bachelor of Social Work 2003 – 2007
La Trobe University, Bundoora.

Liberal Arts 2002
Swinburne University, Prahran.

 

OTHER PROFESSIONAL EMPLOYMENT

HomeGround Services (Homelessness) 2010 – 2012
• Social worker/Housing Support Worker

Care Connect (Aged Care) 2009 – 2010
• Social worker/Case Manager Level 1 – 3

McArthur Recruitment (Locum Social Work) 2008 – 2009
• Disability
• Aged Care

Merri Outreach Support Service (Homelessness) 2008
• Case Management/Social worker
• Co-facilitation of music and art therapy for homeless children

 

VOLUNTEER WORK

YogaFest Somers 2013 & 2014
Teaching to raise funds for AMMA Organisation

Yoga Aid Challenge 2009 & 2012 Fund-raiser for the Nelune (Cancer) Foundation
& The Black Dog Institute

Friends of Kolkata 2008 – 2009
Fund-raising and awareness activities in Melbourne Australia.
Worked in a boys home and school in Kolkata, India.