As the vocational coordinator Darlene will be engaging with local businesses, and secondary schools, coordinating events that help to expose and showcase learning pathways to students. In addition to the amazing career opportunities, local businesses and industries have for them right here in the Western Bay of Plenty.
Prior to this role Darlene worked as a tutor delivering workshops in secondary schools around Aotearoa to help students gain NCEA. She is thrilled to be following her passion for supporting young people into vocational pathways.
Darlene has lived in Mount Maunganui for most of her life and her favourite part about living here would have to be the amazing weather and beaches. Darlene enjoys cooking, sewing, spending time outdoors, surfing and catching up with friends and family.