About Us

Nicholas Kalimnios is keen to make a difference to your child’s life.  He is young and innovative and creates a fun learning environment.

Nicholas is a highly experienced trainer and qualified teacher, having a background of Secondary English and Drama education, with qualifications in a Bachelor of Education, Diploma of Business, and Certificate IV in Training and Assessment.

For many years Nicholas was a National Trainer with the BSL Group and has worked with companies such as Kumon Education, QUT, Griffith University and Career Keys. He is passionate about students reaching their potential.

Nicholas is well versed in a number of subject areas and is aware of the subtleties required for children’s individual learning styles.

He strives to see students achieve in all their endeavours, and excel in their academic pursuits.

Our Mission

NEK’s Tutoring Hawthorne is the first choice for tutoring in the south east Brisbane region. We encourage students to ask questions, seek help and challenge themselves to reach their highest potential. We provide a personalised, quality educational service by dedicated and experienced teachers in a small, yet caring and nurturing environment for primary to secondary students.

We also support parents in their journey through the schooling years, providing free support and advice regarding homework, behaviours, educational trends and general queries that emerge in what we consider the most important stage towards your child’s future. NEK’s Tutoring Hawthorne is proud to be a member of Accredited Tutor.