Eileen D

Profession: Art Instructor and English Teacher,

Teaching Experience: I have been an Art instructor for many years in Canada and in Ireland. I also teach English as a second language, holding private and group classes.

Interests: I have many interests, Of course Art is one of my favorites! I love painting flowers, landscapes, seascapes and almost anything that catches my eye.. I enjoy many types of crafts, including sewing. knitting, crochet. Upcycling furniture and other household item is high on my list of things to do!
I consider myself an environmentalist, I am very passionate about what is happening now in our world.
I am vegetarian and I love cooking, creating new recipes and experimenting with new food ideas.
I keep up with world events daily, climate, politics, and all the interesting news items.
I enjoy traveling, long walks, beaches, sunshine.. nature in all of it's wonder.. yoga, meditation, dancing.
Of course I enjoy spending time with my family and friends spread across many countries.
I am very involved in family history and culture, spending many hour delving in to old records and archives!
I could go on and on, but we will find more common interests when we talk!

Education: I did my Secondary and University schooling in Montreal, Canada, I studied Arts and Sciences, intermediate French.
Later I studied Real Estate and worked in this profession for some time. I became an Art Tutor and I hold private and group and private classes. I have also taught English as a second Language in Ireland and in Dominican Republic.

Spoken Languages: English (Native)


Selah G

Profession: Teacher of English as a Foreign Language

Teaching Experience: I've taught English as a foreign language to students and business professionals for over 25 years, and still love each and every day of my job. I've lived and worked as an English teacher in Finland, France, England, Ireland, Israel, and the United States, and specialize in working with business professionals and college students.

Interests: I love business, high-tech, geopolitics, world cultures...and pets! At one point, I even ran my own pet-sitting business, and love each and every kind of animals--especially my two cats.

Education: I got my Bachelors Degree from Eastern Michigan University in the United States, and got a Masters degree in Social Anthropology from the University of London's School of Oriental and African Studies. I obtained my University of Cambridge Certificate and Diploma in Teaching English as a Foreign Language in 1990 and 1995, respectively. I obtained a Paralegal certification from the University of Nevada-Las Vegas in 2005.

Spoken Languages: English (Native), French (Basic)


Lucas191

Teaching Experience: I have taught in Ireland, Spain and France. I have over five years of EFL experience.

Interests: I have a wide variety of interests including sports with an emphasis on football, travelling (over 25 countries so far), music (recorded with various groups and have toured), literature (reading and writing), TV Shows (The Walking Dead, Game of Thrones), world Politics, business and history. I also love going out and meeting new people.

Education: My bachelors degree is in Drama and English. However I am currently completing my post-graduate in Journalism. I have also completed teacher training course with Macmillian and TEFL.

Spoken Languages: English (Native), Spanish (Conversational), French (Conversational)


Gearoid

Teaching Experience: iTalki (October 2013 until presently)
Freelance Teacher.
I basically prepare the lessons and advertise on this site and they take a commission from my student fee.
I teach students from all over the world and different levels. I tailor lessons to their specific needs and help them achieve their goals whether that be exam preparation or for their profession.

Learn English Online School of Dublin Ireland (July 2013 until presently)
English Teacher
Teaching students of all levels, ages and nationalities.

Saint Saviour's Dublin (2011 until presently)

Volunteer teacher of English as a foreign language for Saint Saviour's Dublin for past 2 years until presently where I teach all aspects of English to a variety of levels and ages. Levels range from Basic to Advanced.

Tutor group (August 2013 until February 2014)
English Teacher.
I teach english to students from China and Taiwan via the internet. All levels and subject matter covered.

Interests: I like to spend my free time taking part in various sporting activities including football and running. I am an avid fan of boxing. I also volunteer for my local Special Olympics basketball team where I am a coach and mentor to the athletes.

Education: TEFL Certificiate 2012
TESOL Certificate 2012
Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt Accreditation 2010
Insurance Foundation Certificate 2004
Business Studies Certificate from Ballsbridge College 1997
Leaving Certificate 1994

Spoken Languages: English (Native), Irish (Native)


Pania L

Profession: Teacher

Teaching Experience: 2015-2016 Online Teacher, Tropica Native
Online teaching for max 6 students per 45 min class.

2012-2015 Translator, Technician & Support Agent,
www.strakertranslations.com, www.fixya.com & www.odesk.com
Solving technical issues, translating, working as an editor and customer service agent.

2007-2012 Multi-Lingual Technical Support Administrator at SYKES, Shannon, Ireland
Technical and pre/post-sales support for laptops, desktops and tablets.
I was responsible for the line, trained new recruits and was assisting other lines.

1998-2006 Teaching and Coaching in Bangkok
I owned and managed my own Teaching Agency as well as provided corporate training, coached government officials and tutored children. I have experience in compiling curricula, designing training courses and development planning. I also worked full time and on contract basis as a teacher in several International and Thai schools in Bangkok area.

Interests: My daughter, dancing, healthy lifestyle, Public speaking and personal development.

Education: 2014 Training Delivery & Evaluation, (Train The Trainer), 6N3326, Fetac6, Limerick Ireland
2014 Training Needs Identification and Design, (Train The Trainer), 6N3325, Fetac6, Limerick Ireland
2006 Certificate in Teaching English Language, Cambridge, UK
2005 Teaching English as a Foreign Language, Grade A, The TEFL Institute, Thailand
1993-1996 Bachelors in Arts & Education, CVU Syd, Denmark
Graphic techniques, web design, market campaigns and product strategies and certified to work as a graphic designer and art teacher. I achieved the highest marks in college history in graphic techniques.

Spoken Languages: English (Native), Thai (Basic)


G How

Profession: English Language Teacher

Teaching Experience: I have almost nine years of EFL teaching experience.
Eight years were gained by teaching in two Chinese universities (Anhui and Jiangsu provinces), six months at a language school in Ireland (primarily teaching Brazilian students), one month at a summer camp which combined Football and English language to young learners in the UK.

Interests: I'm a huge football fan, sadly my team is Sunderland and they are having a difficult time. My Brazilian team is Coritiba because a kind student in Ireland gave me a Coritiba shirt as they are similar to Sunderland.

I also love movies, music, sports, learning about different cultures and travelling.

Education: International House, Dublin - CELTA.
The University of Sunderland - MA TESOL.

Spoken Languages: English (Native), Chinese (Basic)


Gina V

Teaching Experience: I've had supervisory experience in a previous post for 6 years in Ireland. And although I didn't teach English, I did have to teach and train employee's in the store practices and help them become the most productive they could be and I feel I could transition this into teaching English.

Interests: I love to read, surf the internet, exercise and walk, listen to 80's music and spend time with my family!

Education: I went to College at Community College of Southern Nevada for 2 years and once of my main courses of study was English and Business communications so I feel that will help me in going in a new career direction regarding the teaching of English.

Spoken Languages: English (Native)


Paul Bourke

Profession: English Tutor, IELTS Preperation

Teaching Experience: Currently teaching conversational English and helping student get ready for the IELTS examination. TEFL Certification 2013.

Interests: Sport, especially football. Outdoor activities and fitness. Reading, especially history and politics.

Education: BSc Honours in Applied Archaeology 2013. Sligo IT, Ireland. TEFL Cert 2013. IELTS Teaching Certification 2016.

Spoken Languages: English (Native)


Graham Price

Profession: Health Care Assistant; Telecommunications Technical Support Advisor

Teaching Experience: I’ve been teaching full time on Cambly since January of 2016. During my TEFL training I taught several classes of varying levels.

Interests: Chatting and getting to know people;
Learning about other cultures;
Technology and science;
Books, movies and games;
Comedy, sci-fi/fantasy, thriller, documentary;
Martial Arts: I’ve practiced Bujinkan Budo Taijutsu and Tae Kwon-Do;

Education: B.A.(mod) Computational Physics, University of Dublin, Trinity College;
TEFL 140 hour advanced course (Online), TEFL247 (IARC accreditation);
Preparatory Certificate in TEFL, The Language Centre of Ireland (RELSA accreditation)

Spoken Languages: English (Native)


Jerome Meadows

Profession: English Tutor

Teaching Experience: I have seven years of experience teaching students in South Korea and Latin America. I have worked for three private academies as well as a number of private companies including Coca Cola, Avianca, AON, Roche, Novartis, Abbott etc.

Interests: Archery, Design, Construction, Art, Kendo, Martial Arts, Movies and TV Series.

Education: I studied Industrial Design in the National College of Art and Design Ireland. I completed the 120 hour TEFL course. However, my strength comes from my many years of experience.

Spoken Languages: English (Native), Irish (Native), Spanish (Basic)