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Meet Our Team


Jamie is our outstanding Chief Academic Officer and First Aid Coordinator who works everyday towards achieving our vision! Jamie is fun-loving, community focused and incredibly passionate about equipping members of the local community with vital skills and knowledge to improve. With years of experience as a community worker and trainer in disabilities, she is truly an asset to the Phoenix team!


Joanne is a business operations specialist who has delivered solutions for property landlords, manufacturers, top-tier businesses and transport providers.  Passionate about the safety and welfare of employees in the businesses she managed, she developed a keen interest in Workplace Health and Safety. Joanne brings her experience in writing, auditing and implementing best practice to achieve compliance to WHS regulations and guidelines to Phoenix Institute of Training.  


Sammy is a new Registered Nurse who has shown great initiative and growth in her time with us! Sammy has introduced innovative procedures and even developed a fantastic short course! She has a passion for education and teaching. She has had lots of experience with providing first aid and CPR. Sammy will be delivering our new Family First Aid sessions!


Donna is our Disability Program manager. She is very passionate in providing equal opportunities to all members of the community. She has an extensive 20 year background in aged care and disability work. She is also one of our upcoming disability trainers! Donna is a very valued member of our team.


Lesley is one of our trainers and has over 30 years experience in nursing! She is a registered nurse and midwife and has substantial teaching experience. Lesley explains the course content very clearly and is committed to ensuring that all students gain the necessary knowledge and skills to gain their First Aid certificate.

Lesley is also a qualified Fire Safety Manager and provides fire safety training to groups in aged care facilities. 


Sharon has years of experience and a wealth of knowledge for all things First Aid and CPR. Sharon is a Registered Nurse and has a passion for equipping people with the knowledge and skills necessary to respond in situations. Sharon has seen first hand the benefit of prompt First Aid for people experiencing serious illness or injury that then present in the Emergency Department. For this reason, Sharon knows that people’s chances of survival are greatly increased when receiving proper First Aid and is passionate about sharing her knowledge to all!


Keiren is our newest recruit in Administration. His organisational skills and experience with technology will be keeping us in check! His kind and caring nature welcomes all staff and students each encounter. Looking forward to seeing what surprises he has in store for us!


Kelsey is our Social Media and Content Manager. Her sense of humour is what keeps us all on our toes and motivated! Kelsey is creative and thinks outside the box. Her aim is to communicate with the community by providing updates and information while also setting out to spread joy and laughter. Like our facebook page for updates on future courses and events as well as for Kelsey's humorous content!


Laura is a Registered Nurse with 17 years experience in a variety of clinical areas. She is able to do some sign language from working with a college for the deaf! She has a great satisfaction from helping others and is using this in her first aid training. Her passion for teaching and improving knowledge in first aid shines through every session!


Leanne is one of our amazing trainers! With over 25 years of experience in the Workplace Training and Assessment Industry and a background in the NSW Rural Fire Services, Leanne truly embodies our values and is bringing not only her wealth of knowledge and expertise to the table but also a huge amount of passion for spreading that knowledge.


Kerrie is one of our amazing trainers! She comes with a wealth of knowledge having experience in out of home care, aged care, disability, women’s health, domestic violence and business. She has spent more than 20 years in the community services providing assistance to those in need!