British, native English speaker with more than 25 years of teaching experience in Hong Kong and Kuwait.
Experiences includes secondary, primary and kindergarten levels, as well as private tuition to children and adults.
Brought up in the British school system in Hong Kong alongside students from all over the world.
Exposed to multicultural environments. throughout my career.
Skilled in a number of teaching techniques, best practice methodologies for optimal results.
Classroom management skills for a range of ages, from six years old to teenagers.
My classrooms are fun, interesting and productive. I deliver successful online interactive lessons in all core subjects.
English School for Girls – Kuwait 2012 to date. Primary Teacher
Classroom teacher for more than eight years, Year levels 3-5, subjects including English, Maths, Science, History, Geography and Kuwait Social Studies.
Rawd Al Salaheen Bilingual School – Kuwait 2008 – 2012. Primary Teacher
Taught English, Mathematics, Science and Art in an Islamic Schoo – foundation subjects to students in Grade One. Group leader for my grade level involving homeroom teaching, organizing exams, weekly tests and allocation of duties to colleagues. Also prepared new curriculum, lesson plans, exams for all subjects, weekly tests including oral and written, elementary parent /teacher correspondence, MC for school activities/competitions.
Hong Kong Japanese Secondary School, Hong Kong – SAR, China. 2000 – 2005
English Teacher – I taught English Language to Japanese students from ages 11 to 15.
Lessons were taught in a manner to create interest in the students
and allow them to use the language with confidence.
My students’ level of English would range from those with
limited knowledge of the language to no knowledge at all, average conversation skills, to students who were fluent in English.
Hong Kong Japanese Primary School, Hong Kong – SAR 1994 – 2000. English Teacher.
I taught English Language to Japanese students from ages six to 10 years old.
The early primary years would often be the students’ first exposure to the English language, therefore they were taught to read and write using phonics.
Bambino English Kindergarten, Hong Kong 1993 – 1995 Kindergarten Teacher
Knowledge International University – Bachelor of Arts
The British Council, Hong Kong – Teaching English Qualified
Hong Kong Islamic Youth Association & Islamic Union of Hong Kong – Elementary Course in Islam
The British Council, Hong Kong – Teaching Course
Sara Beattie College, Hong Kong – Certificates in Accounting I & II, Office Management
Alliance Francis, Hong Kong – French – Level 4
King George V School, Hong Kong, Secondary Education (British) – GCSE Form 5, Certificates in Pitman’s Office Practice, Typing, Secretarial Practice Office Skills, English for Business Communications,
Beacon Hill Primary School, Hong Kong – Primary Education (British)