Leah Shmerling



Member since
31/08/2013

Leah Shmerling

Career counsellor/coach, Course Facilitator, Retirement Coach

Leah is passionate about education, training and career development.
Since commencing employment, Leah has undertaken work in complementary areas that includes: corporate training, teaching in the tertiary sector, and career counselling clients from a range of backgrounds. She is a published writer of two books and freelance writer for newspapers and professional publications.
Leah commenced her career as a teacher in the TAFE system in 1985, and has been training for over 25 years. When facilitating training programs, Leah applies a range of experiential interactive learning techniques to cater to a range of learning styles, participant needs and energy levels. She brings her enthusiasm; empathy and sense of fun to all her training sessions.
Leah is a published author of two books: Job Applications: The Winning Edge 1993, which has sold nationally and overseas, with a second edition published in 1998, and Communication In The Workplace, 1996 published by Macmillan Education Australia.

For many years, Leah has worked as a freelance journalist and has written for The Age – Education, Employment and Business, and is a former columnist and freelance writer with the Herald Sun – Learn. Leah has also written professional and business publications.
Leah is a qualified Career Counsellor, Career and Life Coach, assisting individuals to achieve both their professional and personal goals to lead a positive and fulfilled life.
Leah holds a Master in Professional Education and Training, Graduate Diploma in Career Development, and Certificates in Life Coaching, Mediation Skills, and Psychodrama.
Leah is a professional member of the Career Development Association Australia (CDAA), a professional member of Australian Career Professionals International (ACPi-Aus).
Leah has attained international accreditation and is Board Certified as a Career Management Fellow with the Institute of Career Certification.

Leah Shmerling
Career counsellor/coach, Course Facilitator, Retirement Coach
Support the mentoring relationship with student teachers tailored to the Australian Professional Standards for Teachers, and attain a nationally recognised qualificatio...
Target Audience
- Teachers - Senior Teachers - Assistant Principals
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Leah Shmerling
Career counsellor/coach, Course Facilitator, Retirement Coach
The program complements the government initiative ‘Preparing Secondary Students for Work’ to ensure that teachers are equipped to support students with their career ski...
Target Audience
The online career program is suitable for students, aimed for years 10-12. The training program incorporates a whole school approach that includes: Career teachers Work experience and VET students School Psychologist-Counsellor Assistant/Principal
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Develop basic skills and knowledge in career development, how to conduct a career guidance interview and work as a career counsellor.
Target Audience
This course is designed to complement the professional practice of those who work in school career advice, career teachers, VET, VCAL & Student Welfare.
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Leah Shmerling
Career counsellor/coach, Course Facilitator, Retirement Coach
The challenges of the workplace require high level performance to attain goals, negotiate conflict for positive relationships, and maintain our wellbeing.
Target Audience
Teachers, Graduate Teachers, Senior Teachers and Assistant Principals
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Leah Shmerling
Career counsellor/coach, Course Facilitator, Retirement Coach
Interpersonal skills are the life skills to communicate and interact with other people. Individuals with good interpersonal skills are usually perceived as optimistic,...
Target Audience
Teachers, Graduate Teachers, Senior Teachers and Assistant Principals
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The mentoring and development provides a community of practice for teachers, trainers, and senior teachers to interact and share their ideas, challenges, practices and ...
Target Audience
Teachers, Graduate Teachers, Senior Teachers and Assistant Principals
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The TAE40110 Certificate IV in Training and Assessment is specifically designed for teachers involved in vocational training and assessment.
Target Audience
The qualification is for secondary teachers who wish to extend their qualifications to include the ability to train in VET subjects and courses in school/ industry.
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