My background in ESOL/EFL began, teaching company executives Business English, almost 20 years ago. I would compile a bespoke English course based on the students' needs for Kings College Business Programs. I went on to teach/prepare Spanish teenagers for the Cambridge syllabus of KET, PET, CAE & Advanced, EFL exams. Working with young people meant that the lessons needed to be thoroughly planned and engaging. In the UK I worked for many years in the ESOL department of a busy community co... [more]
Whilst studying for an Honors Degree in Language studies, my designated language was Spanish. This has meant that I have an in depth knowledge of the grammatical structures that it can throw at you. I have tutored this subject for a number of years and tend to adapt my skills to how I would actually like to be taught.
I earned a Qualified Teacher Learning and Skills (QTLS) from Milton Keynes University, UK with ESOL specialism. I earned a BA (honours) Degree (Linguistics/Spanish) from The Open University, UK.