Nationality: Australian
Education Background
  University of Western Australia (Philosophy & English Lit.)
Graduate Diploma of Education
  University of Western Australia (English & T.E.S.O.L)
Work History
  Present
Teacher + Resource Developer
Cambridge Taipei
Duties: Designing courses, selecting materials and teaching for newly opened language school
   
  2002 íV present
Casual Reviewer + Tester of IELTS Teaching Resource Material
Cambridge University Press
   
  1996-2002 Feb
Head Teacher
Excel Language Learning Center (ELLC) íV Taipei Taiwan
Duties included: curriculum design & development; new teacher recruitment & training; professional development (workshops and classroom development); organising staff meetings; contributions to SAI magazine + Taipei Times; liaising with Chinese staff managers; part-time teaching load
   
  1998 Oct íV 2002
English Language Teacher-ELLC
Duties: adult classes of all levels; IELTS preparation classes; IELTS teaching material development; magazine contributions
English Language Teacher
Cairns Language Centre íV Cairns Australia
Duties: adult classes of all levels íV mixed nationalities
Qualifications & Achievements
Certified IELTS examiner (cert. Feb 2002 íV No 019462)
Certified BULATS examiner (cert. Oct 2002 íV No AB38BC)
Co-author of Access to IELTS (1999)
Chief Editor & co-author of Absolute IELTS (to be published in 2004)