​​​​​​​​​​​​Wellbeing: Enhanced Life and Learning


Name: The WELL is the place referred to in the bible where Jesus meets the Samaritan woman. It's a place where one goes to seek nourishment, replenishment and wellbeing.

Who is at the WELL:

Dr Shae Rogers​, College Guidance Counsellor supervises the​ provision of service by the staff. She provides all psychological interventions and counselling to promote students' engagement and learning within the College.

Mrs Nubia Jaimes, our Wellbeing Officer, is a Social Worker who assists students in the areas of social and emotional wellbeing.  She also provides family support by linking students and families with external agencies and assists in the area of parenting and relationships.​

Mr Phil Parkinson is the Student Performance and Welfare Program Leader providing leadership in this role through pastoral and academic processes. He provides a link between Pastoral and Academic teams, including the WELL, Careers and Learning Support.​

Mrs Elise Godwin provides careers counselling to all students at San Sisto College.  Mrs Godwin works closely with the Academic and Pastoral teams in order to best advise students about the best possible career avenues for students.

Ms Michelle Daley is the Organisational Advisor and provides group and individual advice on time management, study organisation and skills.

How to access the WELL?

The WELL is located in the Dominic building - Room DE3.​

  • Students may make appointments directly at the WELL or request an appointment via email. Students fill in a Booking Request Form or send an email directly to the person they want to see.  They can expect to receive an email invitation for an appointment.
  • Assistant Principal, Mrs Anna Doré, may make referrals with the WELL staff. (Feedback then goes via the service provider to the School Coordinator.)
  • Teachers may discuss themes and trends with WELL staff, and seek course development to meet needs. 
  • Parents can request support for their daughters via School Coordinators.​

How to access staff at the WELL?

Until further notice, please ring the College office on 3900 9800 or Mrs Nubia Jaimes, Wellbeing Officer, on 3900 9840.

Why the WELL?

Our College Pedagogical Framework positions wellbeing as central to quality learning.

We believe that learning and wellbeing are inextricably linked and will do all we can be ensure that our girls experience wellbeing.​