Ms. Marissa Joyce


Ms. Marissa Joyce


Siena College

Extra Subject Information:


Position Held at School:

Head of English, Senior VCE Teacher and VCE Author

VCE Subject(s) Teaching:



Bachelor of Arts
Bachelor of Business
Graduate Diploma of Education (Secondary)
Postgraduate Certificate in Religious Education

Role at TSSM:

Since starting with TSSM in 2019, Marissa has been a valuable member of the team.

Marissa's role at TSSM is driven by her desire to help our students achieve their best in English.

Marissa's experience at the senior level is extensive in the VCE and also abroad. Her dedication to her students is demonstrated through her enthusiasm for successfully leading them to mastering the details of their studied texts and essay writing.

Marissa has a knack for simplifying complex ideas and themes so that students are able to maximise their understanding of the content while preparing for their examinations.

Marissa also enjoys developing high quality VCE resources for TSSM, helping thousands of VCE students and teachers alike.

Teaching Philosophy:

Marissa has worked in a range of schools in Australia and the UK.

From this experience she has developed a passion for helping all students achieve the best that they can no matter their ability.

Marissa believes that all students can achieve success if they set clear goals and work hard with the support of their teacher to achieve them.


Camping and bushwalking
Reading (non-school related) books
Eating out with friends
Spending time with family

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