About The Career Academy
We are a Global Leading Online Education Provider
We are a leading online course educator provider
The Career Academy is an award winning company specialising in high quality, industry recognised online courses. We have successful operations in the UK, Ireland, New Zealand, Australia and Singapore. Over 20,000 students study with us every year and we are 100% committed to helping them succeed in their career.
Our education driven team of developers and tutors are committed to providing exceptional online courses and personal tutor support. We offer a range of employer recognised courses as well as specialist courses to improve job performance. Our focus is on mentoring, inspiring and supporting people through training so their career or business can reap the rewards. Our accounting tutors are either qualified in Xero or experienced Chartered Accountants and members of Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand and CPA Australia.The Career Academy’s course delivery is flexible, so our students can study with minimal disruption to their daily life. We offer flexible payment plans so anyone wanting to learn has the opportunity no matter their circumstances.
The Career Academy is an accredited TQUK Training Centre
We have received accreditiation from the highly regarded Training Qualifications UK organsation, giving their endorsement to the quality and standard of online training the Career Academy offers.
Rassul Telida, Sales Manager
Rassul is Sales Manager at The Career Academy. Rassul loves The Career Academy’s vision to make education easy, accessible and at the same time to provide quality education to students. She is committed to helping students succeed and helping students find a course that helps them succeed in their business or career.
Imbraz Uddin, Student Advisor
Imbraz has worked as a student advisor at The Career Academy for a number of years. He is passionate about helping students find the best course for them and helping them in their business or careers. Here is some feedback from a recent student he enrolled: “Imbraz was brilliant and was very informative, I got all the answers I was looking for without any pressure :)”
Jessie Nankivell, Global Academic Manager
Jessie is a Chartered Accountant and one of life’s natural engineers. If something’s broken, she’ll fix it. This strong personality trait was well-honed during her time with Xero, and now she’s always looking for ways to improve processes for staff and students alike*. This not only helps people understand their learning concepts and have a positive experience with their studies, but provides Jessie with tremendous job satisfaction.
Her best piece of advice to anyone considering a course with The Career Academy? “That’s a great idea! Online learning means you can work at your own pace around work and life commitments. Our tutors are genuinely here to help; if you need a hand, all you have to do is ask.”
*(She’s also not averse to dismantling her own washing machine to find and fix a problem!)
Douglas Cross, Student Services
Douglas works in Student Services at The Career Academy is committed to helping students succeed in this studies. He has previously worked in customer service roles and understands the importance of putting students first.
Daniel Hunt, Global CEO
Daniel Hunt is a highly qualified chartered accountant, business advisor and the founder of The Career Academy.
Daniel completed his postgraduate qualifications while working at Price Waterhouse Coopers. During this time he was encouraged to pursue teaching in business, accounting & bookkeeping, and saw a need for people other than those working toward a tertiary qualification to receive high quality education. He has been a tutor for Open Colleges Australia and is a Certified Practicing Accountant (CPA) and holds an Australian Certificate IV in Training in Assessment.
Daniel is also a writer for the new Chartered Accountant Program which has been created by the Institute of Chartered Accountants Australia (ICAA). This is a professional program which is completed by almost 4,000 aspiring chartered accountants each year.
David Parasol, Director
David Parasol is the managing director of CT Solutions Australia Pty Ltd. Before establishing CT Solutions Australia, David spent over 12 years in Public Practice, starting his accounting career in 1994 with a small firm where he became an Associate in 1999. When working with The Career Academy he is one of our Senior Tutors & an Accounting Software Expert,
David has extensive experience in taxation, accounting and business services and is a Director and Shareholder of The Career Academy PTY Ltd. He is also a highly accredited and experienced CA mentor and accounting software trainer.
Dilip Prankumar – Expert Tutor
Dilip is currently a mature-aged postgraduate student at the University of Melbourne. He is also currently employed at Monash and Swinburne Universities as a tutor and volunteers his time to help children in schools throughouth Melbourne. Dilip has a proven track record of managing people and projects and this has seen him implement successful practices and protocols in the numerous organisations that he has worked for. He also has numerous certifications in Occupational Safety and Health and management.
He actively volunteers his time to PrimeSCI!, a not-for-profit group, which engages the public in the scientific space. He looks forward to being able to contribute to your education.
Sarah Tottle – Psychology Tutor
Sarah Tottle is a business psychologist, with experience in consulting, and a specialization in staff well being.
Her passion lies in research and writing and she is pursuing a PhD, researching occupational burnout and positive psychology interventions at Lancaster University’s Health and Medicine Faculty.
She is a passionate writer, having freelance roles as a staff journalist/writer/contributor for a number of magazines. She also offers pro-bono services to charities, and writes on a number of social issues.
Eddie Callahan – Accounting Tutor
Eddie is an aspiring accountant who recently finished his Bachelor of Commerce majoring in Accounting and Commercial Law at Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand. Throughout university and more recently he has worked in several fields including the trades, factories and retail banking. Tutoring for The Career Academy allows Eddie to not only upskill his own knowledge but to also give back in a rewarding role and help others gain a better knowledge of the commercial world.
Coming from a small town in Wellington called Porirua he was the Head boy of his High school, nominated by his peers to help lead and guide them. He is a keen surfer and rugby player with a passion for fitness. Currently living in Melbourne, Eddie enjoys the big city life along with the amazing food and its diverse multicultural atmosphere. Given Eddie’s sociable nature, a perk of working for The Career Academy in a tutor role is that it allows Eddie to interact with students every day who are passionate and willing to learn.
Ridge Selvaraj – Accounting Tutor
Ridge works as a tutor at The Career Academy, with a Bachelor of Business (Accounting) from RMIT University in Melbourne, Australia. He intends to use his Degree and experience as a previous bookkeeper to help and assist students achieve a career in accounting.
Previously, working as a tutor for his university. Ridge brings a depth of knowledge and skills that are available to students. Ridge is passionate about education, art and helping people reach their goals.
Ridge loves The Career Academy’s vision to make education easy, accessible and at the same time to provide quality education to students.
Rachael Hawkins – Dog Grooming Tutor
Rachael has been working in the animal industry for the past fifteen years. She began by studying a Professional Dog Grooming Certificate with a prestigious Dog Grooming School. After grooming for a year, she found her passion in teaching. She taught people how to groom their own dogs, people who wished to become professional dog groomers and groomers who wished to upgrade their skills. Rachael began teaching at University in the Animal Studies Department. She possesses a Certificate IV in Training and Assessment, Bachelor of Business Communications Degree, Certificate III and IV in Companion Animal Services and Gentle Dog Trainers Association Certificate in Professional Dog Training.
She has a beautiful English Staffordshire bull terrier and is a foster carer for ex racing greyhounds. Her passion is animal welfare and is she is involved in many animal welfare organisations and campaigns. She is also a musician and enjoys seeing and playing music.
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