Simon Ireland

Profession: Herbalist & English teacher

Teaching Experience: I have been teaching English online for 1 year.

Interests: Travelling, hiking, camping, surfing, natural medicine, permaculture, wild food.

Education: University College Cork - Hons. degree Zoology (BSc)

College of Naturopathic Medicine, Ireland - Dip. Herbal medicine & Dip. Naturopathic Medicine

TEFl (160 hour)

Spoken Languages: English (Native)

Ms Nicola (Ireland)

Profession: Teaching English, Psychology, Life Coach and Meditation Teacher

Teaching Experience: I have been teaching English to adults and children for over 5 years. Prior to this I was an Virtual Teacher/Trainer for one of the biggest technology companies in the world.

Interests: Yoga, Running, Photography, Teaching English, Alternative Therapies

Education: Degree in Computing and Business Studies. Diploma in Pyschology, Coaching & NLP.

Spoken Languages: English (Native)

Alan Grimes

Profession: English Teacher

Teaching Experience: I am an experienced and qualified English teacher, with experience teaching different age groups and skill levels, and with a strong emphasis on speaking skills. Teaching in Asia, I learned valuable skills such as classroom management, teaching with limited resources, cultural sensitivity and a creative approach to teaching. More recently in Europe, I have been focussing mostly on conversation classes and exam preparation
(Cambridge FCE), building on my existing knowledge and developing.

Interests: I have a variety of interests, ranging from travel to literature, world culture to movies, and I like to learn about the interests of my students so that I can include it in the lessons and make it more interesting for them.

Education: I was passionate about English in high school, everything from the history and linguistics of the language to it's rich literature and world culture, so I continued this interest later on by taking courses in English Studies and Creative Writing.

Spoken Languages: English (Native), Spanish (Fluent), Portuguese (Conversational), German (Conversational), Esperanto (Conversational)

John CIR

Profession: English Language Instructor

Teaching Experience: I have been a English Teacher for 6 years. I have worked in South Korea for 3 years, 1 year in Turkey, 1 year in Taiwan and 1 year in Spain.

Interests: Watching sports, reading, cycling, playing tennis and meeting my friends.

Education: Institute of Technology, Sligo, Ireland.
Bachelor of Business Studies with Accounting

Spoken Languages: English (Native)

Stephen Lenane

Profession: English teacher

Teaching Experience: I am a CELTA qualified English teacher currently working and living in Buenos Aires, Argentina.
Most of my teaching experience has been one-to-one with adults hoping to improve their conversation skills for general and business English.
I am a friendly and adaptable teacher who can deliver grammar/pronunciation lessons in addition to conversation practice.
Through regular conversation lessons you will learn to think in English and speak like a native.
I look forward to meeting you!

Interests: I love to travel, meet new people and find out about other cultures. I am currently living and working in Buenos Aires, Argentina so that I can improve my Spanish for my future travels. I look forward to finding out about your country and culture!

Education: CELTA - International House, Buenos Aires.
Bachelor of Science, Biochemistry (BSc.) - National University of Ireland, Galway

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

Roisin Mee

Profession: English Tutor

Teaching Experience: I have taught students at pre- intermediate, intermediate and upper intermediate levels. I have experience teaching grammar, pronunciation and vocabulary as well as speaking practise.

Interests: Singing, the arts, dancing, reading, travelling, watching films and exploring nature.

Education: CELTA certificate completed at Kaplan International School (Dublin, Ireland)

Bachelor of Arts Degree completed at National University of Ireland Galway (Galway, Ireland)

Spoken Languages: English (Native)

Conor Fergus

Profession: ESL teacher

Teaching Experience: I have over two years' experience as an English as a Second Language Teacher (in Spain).

Interests: Love music, food, travel, technology, science, history, reading, hiking.

Education: I have a BA in Popular Music, a MA in Sonic Arts, and am currently completing a MA in Music Therapy.

Spoken Languages: English (Native)

Merle B

Profession: Musician/Teacher/Massage Therapist

Teaching Experience: I have taught Music and Violin for around 10 years, to both adults and children. I've also been an informal teacher to several non-native English speakers (friends and colleagues) as well as my husband who is a non-native speaker.

Interests: Music
Languages and cultures
Movies and Documentaries
Natural health and anything to do with massage and complementary therapies :-)

Education: University of Ulster > Bachelor of Music

Sligo College > ITEC Diploma in Complementary Therapy (Holistic Massage and Reflexology)

Spoken Languages: English (Native), Irish (Fluent), German (Conversational), Serbian (Conversational)

Catherine K

Profession: English Language Teacher, Coach and General Nurse

Teaching Experience: 2 years experience teaching children, teenagers and adults in Ireland and Vietnam.

Interests: I like travel, meeting friends, writing, swimming, eating out or cooking, learning new things especially about culture and global change.

Education: When I finished school I trained as a registered nurse in the U.K. I worked as a nurse for many years then I gained my BA in Anthropology and Sociology in 2004. I trained as a Life and Business Coach 3 years ago and an English teacher 1 year ago.

Spoken Languages: English (Native)

Stella V

Profession: Certified IELTS instructor, Oral examiner, Cambly Kids, Preperation for CPE, ECCE, ECPE, MSU exams. Children. Interview preparation

Teaching Experience: I have been teaching English both online and in a classroom for over 10 years. I am also an oral examiner for various exam bodies. I am qualified to teach students from A1 to C2 levels as well as IELTS and TOEFL.

Interests: TRX, cooking, movies

Education: Cambridge IELTS certified, TEFL and TESOL Certificate (Global Language Training), Certificate of Educational Studies in TESOL (ICOES)

Spoken Languages: English (Native)