Gabi Newman

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Pathway Programs Student Support Officer

Work hours:

9:00AM – 4:00PM Monday & Wednesday

9:00AM – 2:00PM Tuesday, Thursday & Friday


Learning Centre, Ground Floor, Library Building, room 010 (B1.010)


+61 7 4232 1155



My role is to provide personalised support for students enrolled in the Diploma of Higher Education and the Tertiary Access Course (TAC). Students from these pathways can drop in and see me for general university help, advice, information, advocacy and referrals so that we can work together to enable a successful study / life balance.

Key interest areas

  • Extensive knowledge of JCU’s student support services

  • Extensive knowledge of the Cairns community including support services, GP’s, accommodation/homestay, external counselling services, etc.

  • Provide support to students seeking casual/part-time work including resume tips

  • Offer administrative support to the Diploma of Higher Education in Cairns

Other information

  • Other languages spoken - good working knowledge of the French language

  • JCU Discrimination and Harassment Contact Officer