The role of Community Liaison Officers (CLOs)

– Work with Schools, students, parents/caregivers and other providers to best support  Culturally and Linguistically Diverse (CALD) student’s learning needs
– Promote CALD parents/caregiver’s understanding of Australian education system, parent engagement and their participation in education settings 
– Support student retention, engagement and achievement
– Deliver cultural and background information sessions to teachers, staff and stakeholders
– Liaise and work collaboratively with various other  service providers
– Support individual cases of students from CALD backgrounds

Our PIC CLO Team

Contact Details

African Communities - ANDRE NTIBESHA


Tel - (08) 8207 1547
Mob - 0438 922 536
Email - andre.ntibesha@sa.gov.au

Nepalese / Bhutanese / Indian Communities - BALA BHATTARAI


Tel - (08) 8226 3697
Mob - 0428 732 791
Email - bala.bhattarai@sa.gov.au

Middle Eastern / Arabic / Kurdish Communities - BUSHRA RASHEED


Tel - (08) 8226 0241
Mob - 0423 781 407
Email - bushra.rasheed@sa.gov.au

Afghan / Pakistani / Iranian Communities - JIAN ALI


Tel - (08) 8226 7331
Mob - 0401 123 365
Email - jian.ali@sa.gov.au

Bosnian and Croatian Communities - MIRSADAi FENN


Tel - (08) 8226 28 43
Mob - 0401 123 318
Email - mirsada.fenn@sa.gov.au

Serbian Communities - OLGA LUCHICH


Tel - (08) 8226 2860 
Mob - 0401 123 325
Email - olga.luchich@sa.gov.au