Hollie is the Schools Program Lead at Readiness, a complete wellbeing platform for students and schools. She’s also a full-time wife, mother, daughter, sister and friend. She’s a wellbeing specialist, a teacher, a part-time chef, Uber driver and a casual gym enthusiast. Hollie is an aspiring pro surfer who has an addiction to chai lattes.
In this episode with Hollie, we dive into:
– the purpose of readiness.org.au
– how to take a proactive approach to wellbeing
– the importance of teaching skills of wellbeing from an early age
– sport and it’s lessons of resilience
– the role of character strengths in the classroom
More About Hollie
Hollie Seibold believes everyone deserves to live a happy, healthy and successful life.
It’s what gets her out of bed each morning. It’s also the driving force behind her working with Readiness.
Hollie is a devoted wife and mother to three adolescent girls and is passionate about creating generations of resilient people. This encompasses students, teachers, business leaders, employees and families that are empowered to live their best lives and do their best work.
In her role as Enabler, Hollie works with organisations, teams and individuals to bolster their inherent resilience – the foundation for better connections, greater self-worth, increased empathy and improved efficiencies, Mind, Body & Soul.
In doing this, Hollie takes an inquisitive, informed and practical approach, working collaboratively with her clients to help them gain awareness of their strengths and weaknesses, build positivity and arm them with the tools they need to deal with adversity.
Aware that to teach well means you must continue to learn; Hollie is always looking for opportunities to increase her knowledge and impart her learnings. Hollie’s own journey of overcoming challenges and having a growth mindset drives her passion to achieve Wellbeing communally.
She is a fully qualified schoolteacher (specialising in P.E.) with more than 15 years’ experience teaching both junior and senior years. Her extensive career has seen her gain experience across a variety of industries including hospitality, health and fitness, business and administration – experience that’s seen her work with a range of different people and personalities.
On a personal note, Hollie loves good food and entertaining with friends and family. Autumn is her season of choice, Rom-Coms are her go-to movies, Surfing is her newfound passion and music can determine her mood, you may catch her belting out a song at the traffic lights. She is most at home curling up with a good book and sipping on an almond Chai Latte.