Simon Kwan – Khalil Abdul Malik is very passionate about educating the future generation. As a SACE Psychology, Health & Wellbeing and STREAM Teacher at IQRA College, Simon engages with students well with his calm demeanor.
Simon completed a double degree in Computer Science & Psychology, and a Master of Teaching from the University of Adelaide. Simon previous employment includes the job role of Child & Youth Worker for the Department for Child Protection and Customer Service Representative for the Department of Home Affairs, Datacom, IKEA and Optus.
“I feel truly blessed to be working towards a profession that I genuinely enjoy doing, which is to help students grow and succeed in life.”
Dong Hyeon (Dominic) Yoon, originally from South Korea, moved to Adelaide in 2008. He began his career after completing a double degree in Bachelor of Teaching and Bachelor of Mathematics and Computer Science from the University of Adelaide. He is also currently undertaking Master of Finance (Financial Planning) at the University of South Australia.
Dominic started his professional career at St Bernadette’s and Christ the King’s in 2019, as a Japanese teacher. From 2020, he has been working across 4 different private schools as a relief teacher to teach various Stage 1 and Stage 2 subjects. Outside his major teaching areas, Mathematics and Science, language is his other educational/teaching background, as Japanese is his minor and Korean is his mother tongue.
“I believe that all children are unique and have something special that they can bring to their own education. I will assist my students to express themselves and accept themselves for who they are, as well embrace the differences of others. I also look forward to working with teachers in IQRA College.”
Shaheena Khan has been teaching in Australian high schools for over 20 years. She worked as a SACE Biology and Chemistry teacher in Australian Islamic College Adelaide (previously known as ICOSA) from 2007 to 2021. She started her career after completing Bachelor of Education, Bachelor of Science (Chemistry and Biology) and Master in Zoology.
“I set high standards and high expectations by promoting growth mindsets among my students. All my students know that I expect them to try their hardest and strive for improvement every day. I always expect my students to come to class ready to focus and engage. I often ask my students to set their own goals and take steps toward achieving their goals every day.”