I am an Australian Registered Migration Agent currently living in UAE.
Office Manager and Consultant at Voitin Walker Davis
United Arab Emirates, Dubai
From October 2012 to March 2014
• Advice to prospective client’s on their prospects to immigrate to Australia on Skilled Regional ( Provisional ) Visa (Subclass 489 ) and Skilled Permanent Residence Visa ( Subclass 189 and 190) • Collate and prepare applications to lodge with skills assessment bodies like, AIQS, ACS, IEA, ICAA, CPA,AIM,VETASSESS, etc. • Ensure that clients are well represented to the Department of Immigration and Border Protection in Australia. (DIBP) and other authorities in Australia. • Keep up to date with the changes in DIBP policy and ensure clients who are affected by the changes are informed. • Liaise with various State nomination bodies in Australia and lodge applications for state nominations. • Advice documentation and lodge application for visa with DIBP. • Prepare and lodge child visa applications (Subclass 101) at the Australian Consulate in Dubai through VFS Global. • Prepare and lodge partner visa applications at the Australian Consulate in Dubai, Partner (Provisional) visa (subclass 309) and Partner (Migrant) visa (subclass 100) through VFS Global. • Prepare submissions to address adverse information to DIBP and Ministerials for clients on DIBP decisions. • Advice walk in prospective student visa applicants on SC 500 series visas. • Advice visa applicants affected by Priority 5 group processing, ( Subclass 175,176 and 475) regarding possible immigration options. • Advice documentation and lodge RRVs and Visitor visas. • Manage client files in the absence of paralegals.
Visa Officer at Royal Perth Hospital
From February 2011 to August 2012
• Liaise with overseas qualified medical professionals, DIBP and Australian Health Practitioners Regulatory Authority ( AHPRA ) for visa applications and registration of eligible Doctors to practice in Australia. • Collate and process applications for limited and specialist registration of foreign doctors with AHPRA under the unmet area of need criteria. • Coordinate with Heads of Depts in the hospital and employee to collate documents, complete nomination application so as to apply for certification from Skilled Migration WA ( SMWA). SMWA being a regional certifying body. • Assist Drs. with information on documentation for visa application. • Communicate any changes in employment practices or visa holders’ personal circumstances to Dept of Health (DoH) visa coordinator for onward communication to DIBP. • Ensure continuity of AHPRA renewals for both junior doctors and Consultants. • Maintain database of all PMH/RPH junior doctors and families on DoH visas. • Manage immigration documents files of all PMH/ RPH Drs in a paperless environment. • Once they have received full registration with AHPRA, advice RPH Drs on transitioning to Permanent residence visa.
Migration Office at Skilled Migration WA
From May 2008 to January 2011
• Process application for state sponsorship for temporary and permanent GSM visas for both offshore and onshore applicants i.e SC 457, SC 176, SC 886 and SC 487 • Advice applicants on the state sponsorship options available to them. • Maintain paper free files of all state sponsorship applicants. • Coordinate nomination approvals with DIBP visa officers and applicants. • Liaise effectively with clients, agents and other departments on issues related to state sponsorship from Western Australia. • Explain migration and temporary entry requirements to clients. • Represent the State Migration Centre to the general public; attend client enquiries on telephone and via email. • Conduct client meetings.
Paralegal at Voitin Walker Davis
United Arab Emirates, Dubai
From August 2002 to August 2005
• Advice documentation, process and lodge skills assessment applications with ICAA, CPA, NIA, TRA, VETASSESS, IEA, AIM. • Advice documentation, process and lodge GSM visa applications for temporary and permanent residence in Australia. • Prepare and lodge State nomination applications to State of Victoria and Western Australia. • Interview clients and recommend accurate occupation and assessing authority. • Prepare statutory declarations and appeals for client to present to Government authorities. • Outline facts to Government authorities and launch appeals. • Maintain confidentiality and accurate documentation of files. • Manage client files from start to finish of application. • Liaise with the client, government authorities and provide impeccable service at all times. • Provide up to date reports to management on client contacts and progress of applications.
Associate's Degree at Australian Nation University, Australia
Graduated in 2015
Number of completed jobs: 0
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