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Nynee O'Kell
Miss Nynee O'Kell
BVA(QUT), GDipT(OTHOS), MCouns(OTHAUS)
Current Appointment: Casual Academic (Teaching)
Organisational Unit: Faculty of Education

Telephone: 0460684835
Mobile: 0460684835
Email: nynee.okell@scu.edu.au
Location: Home
Campus: Lismore

I have had over twenty years of experience in Education, spanning across Primary, Secondary and Tertiary educational settings. I have spent twenty years as a Visual/Digital Art  & English Teacher, plus a generalist Primary school Teacher, providing education to students, ranging from year one through to seniors in year twelve, as an Art/English Teacher and Head of Department. Throughout my teaching career,  I have taught in various state & private school settings throughout Australia, New Zealand & the United Kingdom (London). I am currently a Lecturer/Teacher/Tutor for the Bachelor of Digital Technology, a large undergraduate course at CQU & marking for the ENGL1004 Foundations: English unit at SCU. Throughout my teaching career,  I have achieved a Graduate Diploma in Teaching, a Masters of Arts (Counselling/Arts), a Bachelor of Visual Art & am a PhD applicant for Visual Arts/Creative Arts which includes elemnts of Counselling and Psychology, involving an Art Therapy focus. I am a fully registered and practicing Teacher in Australia and New Zealand. I am also a qualified Counsellor.