Below is a short introduction of some of the students who will be working in partnership with us this year, discussing issues that are important to our students.
CauthanCertificate IV in Information Technology (Programming)
Hello everyone. I'm Cauthan, an International Student at TAFE SA. I joined TAFE SA at the beginning of 2022, and the past few months have been a wonderful experience for me. Being a student centric person, I enjoy helping and interacting with fellow students. I endeavour to try and have unbiased views of what is important to all students so that I can represent all views and opinions. I believe in constant student consultation on what actions they want to happen. Joining the Student Voice group will give me the chance to interact with my fellow students, seek and share their opinions, views and needs with the TAFE SA administration.
KellyBachelor of Tourism, Hospitality and Events Management
Introduction:Hi everyone! My name is Kyrie (aka Kelly). I’m a 3rd year student, studying Bachelor of Tourism, Hospitality and Events Management. I’ve been in Australia for half my life now and I love meeting new people, especially TAFE SA students so please don’t be scared to say Hi when you see me in Campus or even outside!
ElishaCertificate III in Womens Advocacy
Hey everyone. I am a current student at Adelaide Campus - It has been an eye-opening experience and a rollercoaster of a journey so far (but in a good way!). I love learning and improving my skills, as well as interacting with others! I enjoy nature, music, games, theme parks and traveling. Through personal experiences I am an advocate for mental health, disability discrimination and anti-bullying. I am very excited to be a Student Voice Representative and I look forward seeing you around campus and lending an ear if you would like to chat. I am a very passionate person who enjoys coming up with creative and fun ways to build strong bonds in whatever environment I'm in, and I hope to incorporate my creativity and out-of-the-box thinking to make student life better and more fulfilling in TAFE SA.
KashayCertificate III in Community Services
Introduction:Hi all, my name is Kashay. I am a current student & staff member of TAFE SA. A status, I am very pleased to announce! I am very passionate; I enjoy helping others & inspiring the aspirations of individuals to achieve their personal and professional goals. I hope we can all Learn it. Work it. to enjoy the journeys we create for ourselves by being actively involved in our studies. I hold experience/ skills in leadership that I can use to assist & motivate others to productively perform a task. In the past, I was a senior mentor/academic representative for first year undergraduates at the University of South Australia. The skills, experience and knowledge I gained will continue to help me connect with TAFE SA Students and provide a more insightful experience.
SeanCertificate III in Commercial Cookery
Introduction:Hi everyone! My name is Sean, and I’m currently studying Certificate III in Commercial Cookery. My goal as a student voice representative is to be a point of contact for anyone who needs a listening ear and to further make TAFE SA a more inclusive and enjoyable environment. I take pride in being a kind hearted, empathetic individual and ultimately someone who everyone can call a friend. If you see me around don’t hesitate to say “Hey!”, I’d love to meet you all :)
ZaliDiploma of Nursing
Introduction:Hi everyone, My name is Zali, I am a new student studying the Diploma of Nursing. I'm very passionate in what I do. I enjoy helping people as well as encouraging them to do better. I'm fun, bubbly and energetic when it comes to helping people.
EllieAdvanced Diploma of Performing Arts (Acting)
Introduction:I am currently a first year acting student at the TAFE SA Arts Campus. I have always been the kind of person who just wants to help others. So when I saw the applications for Student Voice I thought this is perfect for me. I am looking forward to seeing what changes I can make for the better in the future.
AmeliaAdvanced Diploma of Performing Arts (Acting)
Introduction:Hi there! My name is Amelia and I am in my final semester of my Advanced Diploma of Performing Arts (Acting). Before coming to TAFE SA I was a singer and music tutor and decided to expand my horizons by studying acting. I have joined Student Voice this year so that I can help out fellow students and ensure they get the best learning experience possible while studying at TAFE SA.
AmberCertificate III in Health Administration
Introduction:Hey everyone, I'm Amber. I am currently studying Certificate Ill in Health Administration. This is the start of a new journey for me and I believe that I can add information which students would like to express. I cannot wait to get to meet you all.
SaharaCertificate II in Vocational Preparation for Women
Introduction:My name is Sahara, I have just completed my SACE last year. I have enrolled into Certificate II in Vocational Preparation for Women this year and have past experience in Student Voice to help to make positive changes at TAFE SA.
MolliCertificate II in Vocational Preparation for Women
Introduction:Hi everyone! My name is Molli. I am a current student at TAFE SA doing my Certificate II in Vocational Preparation for Women. I really enjoy helping others and feel that through being a Student Voice representative I am able to help build a positive student experience.
AbigailCertificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care
Introduction:Hi Everyone! My name is Abigail, I am currently studying Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care. I see my self as a friendly introvert, who finally decided to step out from my comfort zone to be part of the Student Voice Group. I wish to meet new friends, be a help for you, and maybe learn new things from one another! For those who have a lot of question marks but still shy or don't know who to approach, I am here for you :D!
KobainCertificate II & III in Hospitality
Introduction:Hi! I'm Kobain, I'm 22 years old and I am your new Student Voice Representative of Whyalla.
I love music, games, cooking, and I am an advocate for mental health and it's struggles. If you feel the need to talk to someone, reach out, talk, don't be afraid, you're never alone.
I look forward to engaging with you all throughout the year!
RaziaAdult Migrant English Program (AMEP)
Introduction:Hello everyone, I am Razia and I am very excited about this role and I can not wait to see you all around the campus. I am currently studying in AMEP and it's been a great experience so far.
SophiaDiploma of Nursing
Introduction:Hey team!Long story short I did hospitality/bartending for 10 years and I got sick of seeing the detriment that drugs and alcohol have on the community up close so I decided hey, why not do something about it? Que career change and here I am! My goal is to become a qualified RN and work in the public sector for mental health to support those who need it most.Personally, I have lived experience and have been a vocal advocate for years now. I run fundraisers for Beyond Blue and The Black Dog Institute and am very passionate about doing what I can to support the people around me. I also volunteer for Sea Shepherd Australia (time permitting) to go around cleaning up our beautiful beaches and at music festivals around Australia.If you see me floating around campus don't be scared to grab my attention, I'm always down for a chat about anything! I'm a sucker for animals, music, plants and the occasional cocktail when I'm out with friends :)
MarkDiploma of Hospitality
Introduction:For over 30 years I have been elected by the residents of Northfield Ward in the City of Port Adelaide Enfield to represent them on Council. In that time, I have gained a lot of experience in listening, skills in problem solving, collaboration and delivering program performance. I am especially keen to be a voice for mature age students and look forward to hearing about what's important to you.
Please return again soon to see more profiles and introductions of our Student Voice Representatives.
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