CV Tanya Zaadstra

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Tanya Zaadstra

411 Gravelly Beach Road

Gravelly Beach, Tas, 7276

Phone: (03) 6394 4293

Mob:   0429 437 245

Email: tanyajo@zaadstra.com.au

 

CORE COMPETENCIES

Experienced Manager

Experienced Trainer /Training Manager

Project Manager

Inclusive/Democratic leadership style

Highly developed Written and Verbal Communication

Compliance Management

Change Management

Writer/Editor of training materials

Sensitive counselling/personal skills

Strong investigative skills

Self motivated & highly organised

Current Driver’s Licence

 

CAREER HISTORY

3 Sep 18 (current)             Regional Manager

Salvation Army Employment Plus

Regional leader for North/North West Tasmania region covering 6 sites (+ outreach sites) with caseloads ranging from 50 to 1200.

 

4 Dec 17 – 31 Aug 18       Region Lead/Manager

MAX Solutions (RTO)

                                                      RTO leader for Tasmania (Launceston, Hobart, Burnie and Devonport regions. 30+ training and support staff, Adult Migrant English (AMEP) and Skills for Education & Employment (SEE) programs.

 

Jan – December 17          Small Business Trainer and Consultant – New Enterprise Incentive Scheme (NEIS) – Cert III Microbusiness Operations

Mission Providence

 

Dec 2013 – Dec 16            Head Trainer – Leadership and Management

Campus Manager – Rural Residential campus

Trainer in Dip Management and Dip Case Management

Writer of training materials (various roles over the period)

Community Training Australia (CTA)

 

2007 – 2013                          State Executive Officer / Project Manager

Child Health Association Tasmania Inc (CHAT)

 

2003 – 2006                           Employment Consultant /Case Manager/Reverse Marketer

Salvation Army Employment Plus (S.A.)

 

2000 – 2002                           Field Supervisor/Trainer

S.A. Department Education – Family Day Care

 

1998 – 2000                           Client Services Consultant/Negotiator

S.A. Attorney General’s Dept: Office of Consumer & Business Affairs

 

1983 – 1998                           Team Leader/Section Manager

Centrelink: ASO1 to AS05

(Leader of Benefits Team, Family Payments Team and Review Team)

Member of Regional Office Management Team and

JET (Jobs, Education & Training) Project Manager/Advisor

 

1980 -1983                            Police Constable: S.A. Police Department

 

Ongoing Casual                  Polling booth (including OIC and PPLO) from 1987 – 2013

Australian Electoral Commission

 

Census Area Supervisor 1996 – 2016

Australian Bureau of Statistics

 

EDUCATION

 

TERTIARY:                   Bachelor of Social Science – University of Tasmania (currently completing)

Cert IV – Training & Assessment – 2014 + LLN module 2015

Diploma of Management – Tasmanian Polytechnic – 2010

Cert IV – Small Business Management – TAFE SA – 2005

Advanced Diploma Community Services (Children’s Services) – 2000

Graduate Diploma of Community Cultural Development – 1998/99

Cert IV – Applied & Visual Art – 1996 – TAFE S.A.

SA Police Cadetship – Diploma of Justice Administration 1980/81

 

SECONDARY:              PEB Matriculation (Year 12) – Distinction in English

 

AWARDS/OTHER:     D’Arcy Wentworth Addison Memorial Scholarship

UTAS – Highest Proficiency in Public Policy – 2014

Advanced Volunteer Management Scholarship

Volunteering Tasmania – 2010

Advanced Planning & Evaluation Training–2008

Various Centrelink – Facilitative Leadership, Structured Management, Client Service, Case Management

 

COMMUNITY ACTIVITIES & INTERESTS

 

  • Member – Tamar Valley Art Trail Committee – 2013 – 2017
  • Treasurer – Exeter Scouts – 2015
  • Member – Launceston City Council Access Advisory Committee 2007-2012
  • Member – Miena Hall Committee – 2009-10
  • TAFE Adult Education teacher – 2008
  • President & Publicity officer of Studio One Art Gallery 2002-2004
  • Elected Local Government Councillor – District Council of Grant 2000–2002
  • Served on several boards and committees as Council representative including:
  • Board member/Vice President – Riddoch Art Gallery
  • Board member – Group Training Employment
  • Trustee – Mt Gambier Garden Cemetery Trust
  • Committee Member – Mt Gambier Public Library Committee
  • Committee Member – Port MacDonnell Public Library Committee
  • Committee Member – Australia Day Citizens’ Awards Selection Committee
  • Art – Charcoal drawing and Textiles
  • Published writer of freelance articles & creator of original craft designs
  • Music, reading and gardening

 

Tanya is the partner of Pieter Zaadstra.

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