Rob Soward

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Rob Soward

Project Officer

M202 , Newnham Campus

+61402357536 (phone)

Rob Soward has significant leadership and management experience in a variety of capacities; as a senior leader within the Tasmanian Education Department ( 1991-2014), former Deputy Mayor and current Councillor of the City of Launceston ( 2009-present) , and as State Business Development and Client Relations Manager My Pathway ( 2015-2019).Rob is also a former elected Director of My State Financial and brings significant experience as a community leader/volunteer in a number of different community and sporting organisations.   Rob has a lifelong passion for health and wellbeing and has assumed a variety of roles in those areas through his work as a teacher, sports administrator and sports coach.

Career summary


MEd, BEd, Graduate Certificate in Business Studies, Certificate 3 Investigative Services , Tasmanian Teachers Certificate, Commissioner for Declarations ( Tas)


Teaching expertise

Winner of University of Tasmania Teaching Excellence Award.