Venetia is a qualified School Learning Support Officer employed by the Department of Education. Her position is provided as part of the partnership between DoE and Panthers on the Prowl. Venetia has been with the Panthers on the Prowl Primary Classroom Program since its inception in 2002. She is qualified to deliver mindfulness and DRUMBEAT programs and has extensive experience working with students in the area of well-being. She was recognised as the Educator of the Year in 2017 by the member for Lindsay.
Most rewarding feature of working at POTP
“It is so pleasing to see the students come into the program at the beginning of the term and really take on board the messages we deliver. By the end of the program the students often say they don’t want to leave and its’s great to create that sense of belonging.”
“Life is about what you give not what you get”.