sydney.otto14

Teaching Experience: None, but many cultural experiences!

Interests: Traveling, Reading books, watching movies/television, listening to music, blogging, playing with my two cats, and having fun with my family and friends!

Education: I graduated from Notre Dame Cathedral Latin High School and I am now a freshman at Ohio University.

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


Nikki Paton

Profession: English Language Teacher at Universal English College, Sydney

Teaching Experience: One year teaching English to children and young adults in Korea; CELTA training in Hanoi, Vietnam; two years teaching English to adults in Australia.

Interests: Yoga, language (I love teaching English and I am learning Spanish), culture, travel, writing, reading all literature, spending time outdoors.

Education: BA in Theatre and Classical Studies at Victoria University of Wellington (NZ); CELTA Certificate at Apollo English (Hanoi, Vietnam).

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


Emma Louise

Profession: Videographer & Social Media Manager

Teaching Experience: I have experience as a tour guide at the SeaLife Centre in Manly, Sydney. In this job I would teach customers about marine animals and the ocean.
I also spent time helping at a school in Northern India where I helped the children with their conversational English.
Over the last 5 years I have travelled around the world and always aim to stay with local families. I do this so I can learn about their culture as well as offer them help to learn or improve their English.

Interests: I am extremely passionate about travel, film and nature. I also enjoy yoga and I am a big animal lover.

Education: I completed my Bachelor's Degree in Psychology at Southampton Solent University, England.

Spoken Languages: English (Native)


Joshua Tindall

Profession: Teacher. Musician. Photographer. Traveller.

Teaching Experience: 1. September, 2014 - July, 2016
- Music Teacher, Supply Teacher and Class Teacher in Secondary and Primary schools in London, United Kingdom.

2. September-December, 2016
- Casual/Supply teacher in Sydney, Australia

3. March, 2017 - Now
- Teaching English online to students from all over the world.

Interests: I enjoy traveling all over the world taking photos and making videos of the amazing places I visit. I like to play piano and write my own music in my free time. I'd love to talk with you about your home town and the places you will go when you are confident with your English speaking skills!

Education: International House Sydney - CELTA
University of Western Sydney - Master of Teaching (Secondary)
Australian International Conservatorium of Music - Bachelor of Music (Performance)

Spoken Languages: English (Native)


Paul W. **Res. only**

Profession: English Teacher, Cambridge Examiner, IELTS Instructor, Company Director

Teaching Experience: ** Due to my hectic schedule, please note that, as of 2 August 2017, I will only be answering callers that have a confirmed reservation. Please accept my apologies in advance for any inconvenience caused **

I am a Cambridge Examiner / General English & IELTS teacher, from Brisbane, in Australia, with 12 years' experience in mentoring students of all ages and of distinct ability levels. I am also the director of an Australian Registered Training Organisation (operating under the umbrella of the Cambridge University) that provides instruction to students preparing for Cambridge examinations, such as IELTS, CPE, CAE, FCE, PET and KET.

Some of my career highlights include teaching EFL at a private Cambridge academy in Spain (Andalucia), at a private university in Portugal (Porto) and at public schools in both Vietnam (Ho Chi Minh city) and China (Xi’an). My teaching experience also includes ESL/LOTE (Languages Other Than English) instruction in Australia (Brisbane, Sydney and Melbourne), New Zealand (Christchurch) and USA (Miami). I have cooperated with large companies such as Princess Cruises, Global LT and Kaplan.

As far as my online experience is concerned, I have been collaborating with a Chinese online company in the capacity of both English Teacher and Education Consultant whilst partnering with another two North-American websites.

Educationally, I possess postgraduate degrees in the sectors of Adult Language, Literacy and Numeracy (Charles Sturt University) and Tourism Management (Lincoln University). My certifications include a 150-hour internationally-recognised certification in TEFL/TESOL, a National certificate in Early Childhood issued by the New Zealand Qualifications Authority (NZQA) and a certificate IV in Training and Assessment. My bachelor’s degree is in Business.

Some of my favourite units are English for specific purposes, English for children and exam preparation courses.

Thank you for visiting my page. I look forward to working with you!

Interests: Playing sports, Travelling, Meeting new people, World News, Trying new foods, teaching.

Education: Bachelor of Business; Postgraduate degrees in Adult Language, Literacy and Numeracy and Tourism Management; Internationally-recognised TEFL/TESOL certification; National Certificate in Early Childhood

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


Laura Mc

Profession: English Teacher

Teaching Experience: Taught 2nd and 3rd year English and Creative Writing in Sydney, Australia

Interests: Traveling/Reading/Writing/Photography

Education: TESOL certification--2012
Glendale, CA

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


Jason Hogan

Profession: Private English Tutor

Teaching Experience: Over 15 Years experience teaching private English and IELTS, including running my own ESL school in Sydney as Owner and Principal. I've taught thousands of students from around the world in Sydney and Melbourne.

Interests: I write books as a hobby. You can find some of them on Amazon under my pen names 'James Hogan' and 'Neil A Hogan'

Education: I've done many different short courses on a variety of subjects, including marketing, search engine optimisation, psychology and of course private tuition. I'm currently doing an app course on Japanese.

Spoken Languages: English (Native)


Sara P

Profession: English as a second language teacher

Teaching Experience: Private tutoring for all ages.
Have taught classes of up to 18 students

Interests: I am in Ecuador participating as a volunteer.
I love music and enjoy playing guitar and piano as well as singing.
I like going out with my friends and having fun! We enjoy trying new restaurants, hiking, playing sports or going to the movies.
I also find reading very relaxing.
I speak fluent spanish.

Education: Cambridge CELTA certificate at International House Of Sydney

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


Adam Critt

Profession: English Language Teacher

Teaching Experience: I taught as an English Teacher in an Australian High school for 6 months.
Last year I taught English conversation full time at a Hign School in Thailand.
I am currently teaching English to children aged 4-8 years in Buriram Thailand. I work in an after school centre and also teach Ielts preparation to a private student. I have also build up about 100 hours of experience with on-line English teaching.

Interests: I am interested in history, culture and spirituality.
I like talking about sports, politics, economics and current affairs.

Education: Bachelor of Arts (English & History) University of Sydney
Post Graduate Diploma of Education (Seconday English & History) University of NSW
Cert IV in TESOL UNSW Global Institute of Languages

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


Timothy H

Profession: English Teacher. Former Radio Host and Music Programmer

Teaching Experience: I have completed the Cambridge English Teaching Course and have taught students from all around the world how to improve their English. I have also taught people about how to work in the radio and media industries.

Interests: I am passionate about music, sport, food and cooking. Most of all, I love travelling and meeting new people from all around the world.

Education: Bachelor of Media at Macquarie University, Sydney

Certificate in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages at International House, Sydney

Spoken Languages: English (Native)