Gayathri was trained in Australia in the area of counseling and applied psychology following her Bachelors in Business and Commerce. After her appointment at SOCSO, she was trained by the Commonwealth Rehabilitation Services of Australia following the inception of the Return To Work Programme that was launched in 2007. As a pioneer Case Manager, she has been involved in drawing the work process and modules for Return to Work in her organisation as well as the Return to Work expansion programme which involves the training of new case managers. She has also been trained as a Job Coach and is currently a senior trainer for Job Coach programs that is aimed to make employers become change agents in the field of Disability Employment. Gayathri currently heads the Employment Services Department at SOCSO and has introduced many new initiatives in the area of job placement and employment support in Social Security Organisation Malaysia. She is also the team lead for SOCSO’s first Case Management based Job Portal.More information about speaker
Philip Lim is currently the General Manager of Melewar Learning Resources, the Master Licensee for Direct English, UK, in Malaysia & Singapore. He holds both a Bachelor’s degree and a Masters degree in Education, majoring in Teaching of English as a Second Language (TESL).
Philip’s career stints prior to joining Melewar Learning Resources include being the Director of the ‘Centre for English Language’ of a private university in Malaysia and the Academic Director of a private higher education institution in Singapore.
Even though Philip’s background is in Education (TESL), his vast work experience also includes serving many different institutions/organisations in various leadership roles in the areas of educational management, corporate service, corporate communication and public relations.
Henry Law is the Director of Cambridge Linguaskill Operations in Malaysia and the Corporate Strategy Director of Sasbadi Holdings Berhad. Since Linguaskill's official launching in Malaysia at the tail end of 2018, Henry was tasked to develop and grow the Malaysian market for Cambridge Linguaskill.
To date, he has successfully obtained noteworthy recognition from several key Malaysian regulatory bodies and authorities, including the Ministry of Higher Education Malaysia (MOHE), Ministry of Education Malaysia (MOE), Malaysia Qualifications Agency (MQA), and Education Malaysia Global Services (EMGS).
As a certification of English proficiency for the workplace, Cambridge Linguaskill has also been prominently positioned in various workplace initiatives at the national level, such as the PENJANA initiatives, through government agencies including the Human Resource Development Fund (HRDF) and Social Security Organisation (SOCSO).
Henry is currently heading the English Solutions for Careers Division within the Sasbadi Education Group. He has more than 12+ years of industry experience within the education sector. He is also a first-class honours Bachelor's and a first-class honours Master's graduate from the University of Bath, United Kingdom.