Admin Staff

  • Suresh Padmanabhan

    Suresh Padmanabhan

    Chief Executive Officer

    Suresh is a strategic thinker and a visionary leader who models a purposeful, pro-active approach focussing on Education and Training.  Since taking over as CEO, he has been actively involved in relevant planning sessions and regular forums to address issues that have lead REACH For Training to have a greater ability to meet customer, client, student needs and wants.
     
    Having had a long established career in the Information Technology Industry and having been a judge of the prestigious Brandon Hall Excellence in Learning Awards, USA, Suresh brings with him a well-rounded outlook on the Education industry, as well as the commitment to embrace new technology that allows REACH For Training to develop, co-ordinate and maintain the very best in Vocational Education.
     
    Qualifications include:
    • Master of Business Administration
    • Bachelor of Science – Computer Science
    • Bachelor of Science – Mathematics
    • Certificate IV in Training & Assessment

  • Jay Miedler

    Jay Miedler

    National Compliance Manager

    • Upholding organisational & industry requirements to ensure adherence of all standards as set out by the Australian VET Regulators whilst promoting an active approach of best practice;
    • Maintain RTO Scope of Registration in line with organisational & industry requirements as set out by Australian Skills Quality Authority ASQA;
    • Development of training policies and procedures / facilitation support materials / assessment tools / learner resources and ensuring the validation of such documents;
    • Providing an effective support structure in resolving grievances / complaints / appeals;
    • Coordinating internal audits, qualifications updates, extensions and minimising any potential compliance risks within the RTO.

  • Beth Glendenning

    Beth Glendenning

    Office / Accounts Manager

    Beth commenced with REACH for Training in 2009 and has a 10 year background in Administration.  Beth’s experience covers a wide selection including Accounts Payable / Receivable, Payroll, Purchasing, QA procedures and Auditing. In addition to these Beth also has experience in Not for Profit Labour Hire and Training Organisations, OH&S and Traffic Control courses along with vast knowledge of the Road & Traffic Authority Payroll and procedures. As Traineeship Manager, Beth is responsible for the coordination of our Traineeships & Apprenticeships, Correspondence students and day to day issues for our Face to Face classes.
    Qualifications include:
    • Certificate III in Business Administration
    • Certificate in OH&S Risk Awareness for Managers and Supervisors.

  • Jade Milligan

    Jade Milligan

    Business Development Officer

     

    Jade commenced with REACH for Training in 2007 as office receptionist. Jade’s passion and excellence in work made her to promote as Training Resource Coordinator, Business Coordinator and current position as Business Development Officer in REACH.
     
    Jade role in REACH is to build relationships with Corporate employers, local industry partners and employment service providers. Jade has expertise in identifying skill shortage in training and education for organisations and individuals. Her focus is to identify the skill gaps within organisations before customising training specific to client needs and responding flexibly to the needs of REACH clients. She ensures expectations of training are fulfilled and all outcomes accomplished.
     
     
    Please contact Jade via email jmilligan@reachfortraining.com.au
     
    Qualifications include:
    • Diploma of Management
    • Certificate IV in Frontline Management
    • Certificate III in Business Administration
    • Certificate II in Business
    • MYOB Bookkeeping & Accounting
    • First Aid Certificate

  • Dhinesh Vinayak

    Dhinesh Vinayak

    Project Manager

    Dhinesh commenced with REACH for Training in 2011 and has a experience in the fields of engineering and project management .  Dhinesh’s professional experience includes handling projects, stakeholders management, establishing business partnerships, logistics and supply chain management, supplier management  and quality systems of organisations. As Project Manager In REACH for Training, Dhinesh is responsible for establishing new ICT projects, facilitating customised corporate training, tendering for government funded projects and undertake market research for new business development projects. He is also responsible for handling REACH – off-shore educational projects in overseas countries.
     
    Qualifications include:
    • Masters of Project Management – UTS, Sydney
    • Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering