International school English teacher
September 2014 ––Teacher at Primo Education and Private Tutor
I am currently using my teaching expertise from 5 years teaching across Hong Kong to teach on a one-one and small group setting. With experience in teaching both at a Kindergarten level through to Primary school level I can help children gain confidence in speaking English and bring enjoyment to learning English while gaining great results.
September 2013 –July 2014: Delia Schools of Canada - Spring View branch, Shau Kei Wan, Hong Kong Island
I am currently working at the Spring View branch of Delia Schools of Canada. Responsibilities include writing up the syllabus for each term. I also write up weekly lesson plans for each age group as well as delivery of lessons on a daily basis. Furthermore, I have helped to take leadership of outdoor events such as the nature parks and Disneyland.
September 2011 - August 2013: English Teacher - Tutor Time International Kindergarten, 5 Caine Road, Mid Levels, Hong Kong Island
I am currently teaching at an international standard in Early Childhood in Mid-Levels, Central. This position has required me to become more dynamic and precise in both my planning and delivery in teaching to meet the internationally recognised Start Smart Curriculum. This post has also required more parent-teacher relations, included monthly reports, parent-teacher conferences and personalised emails updating parents on their child’s progression in our Developmental Objectives.
September 2009 - July 2011: English Teacher - YWCA Shui Pong Nursery School, 66 Begonia Road, Yau Yat Chuen, Kowloon Tong
I worked as a Kindergarten teacher at a prestigious Kindergarten in Kowloon Tong for the period of two years. The age of the children is 3-6 year olds. Duties include lesson planning, in accordance to the syllabus, for a wide range of subjects such as; introducing new vocabulary, pronunciation, conversational English and Phonics.
July 2009 - August 2009: EF (Education First) – Activity Leader and English Teacher, Dauntsey, Wiltshire, UK
I completed a summer post with EF, a travel language school where I was and English Teacher and Activity Leader. I taught English lessons for elementary, intermediate and upper intermediate level children aged from 6 – 15 years old. During my time with EF I was the leader of the Hong Kong group and I feel I learnt their culture and learning style very well.
Education and qualifications
2007-2008 BA (Hons) Events Management - Leeds Metropolitan University, LS1 3HE
This course was taken at the UK Centre for Events Management and covered a wide range of modules including Marketing, Entrepreneurship and Business Development and Managing Partners and Clients all of which allowed me to develop my written academic and presentation skills.
2005-2007 HND Sport and Leisure Management - Leeds Metropolitan University, LS1 3HE
2002-2004 3 A-levels in Sports science, English Literature and Art
taken at Caldy Grange Grammer School, Wirral, CH48 8GG
2000-2002 9 GCSE’s, 6 of them at grade B taken at Hilbre High School, Wirral,