I'm a qualified teacher with two Masters in Education. I teach all ages and levels up to degree in the following subjects: Geography, History, Ancient History, Sociology and English as a Second Language.
Online English as a Second Language Teacher
July 2018- present
I currently work for an online English language company, teaching English to students in China. I utilize the curriculum and my understanding of linguistics in order to improve the student’s pronunciation, intonation, and reading/listening comprehension.
Broomfield Community School
Long-term Supply, History and PSHE, January 2018- July 2018
Broomfield School is rated a ‘GOOD’ school by OFSTED with a large underprivileged community of learners. I was responsible for creating all History assessments for year 7,8, and 9 and implemented updated PSHE curriculum. All curriculum was in line with the National Curriculum standards and adapted for English as an Academic Language learners (EAL) and students with learning difficulties(SEN). I worked closely with the Head of Department in order to create innovative methods of teaching for our students on the whole.
Kensington Aldridge Academy
Head Receptionist, September 2017- December 2017
My role as Head Receptionist was to liaison between student’s parents and the rest of the faculty at the school. I acted as the assistant to the school’s governors and organized visitation by OFSTED and other important visitors. I was the point of contact for parents and responsible for organizing the drop off and pick up of students. I acted as the accounts manager for all of the student lunch accounts and was responsible for the prompt response to members of the community, parents, and other members of faculty.
University of Hertfordshire International Foundations Program
Student Teacher, September 2016- May 2017
English as an Academic Language Course
While studying for my second Masters degree, I taught English as a Second Language to university level international students from a large variety of native languages. I worked with the students to improve their International English Language Testing System (IELTS) scores in order to allow for them to pursue a university degree in the United Kingdom. Throughout the course of year, I created five EAL units incorporating online resources, course books and techniques learned through the MA TESOL course work.
Fulbright Junior High, Bentonville, Arkansas
August, 2015- June 2016
Key Stage 3 History Teacher
Bentonville Public Schools was named in the top 100 best public schools in the USA over the past five years and my students were responsible for the highest test scores in the state of Arkansas for the year of 2016. While at Fulbright Junior High, I piloted the new Arkansas State Standards for history by creating multiple new units of learning and materials for the department. I worked alongside a Professional Learning Community, consisting of several History and English teachers to create common standards and assessments for our students. I was responsible for the teaching of two hundred and fifty students and adapted all activities and assessments for advanced students, students with learning disabilities and English Language Learners.