I have taught English as a foreign language to three-year-old infants to year 6, after passing the competition exams for public tenure in 2013.
Between August and December 2010
I taught French and Spanish from GCSE to A-Levels and I had the opportunity to familiarize myself with the International Baccalaureate program.
I also supervised the progress of the five languages taught in the Modern Foreign Languages department.
September 2005 – July 2010
I taught French and Spanish from year 7 to A-Levels.
I was Head of the Spanish Department for three years. The results raised up to 75% A* to C for the first time.
Organised, confident classroom practitioner, a passionate linguist and a strong communicator.
Primary School Teacher (English Specialist) | Santa Cruz de Tenerife | January 2011 – Current
I teach English as a foreign language to primary school children, from year 2 to year 6 as the main school’s specialist, upon succeeding at the 2013 government’s competitive exams. I have also been the bilingual programs coordinator, where natural science is taught in the target language. I have worked in a total of nine schools in the islands of La Palma, La Gomera and Tenerife.
Curriculum Leader | Bangkok, Thailand | August 2010 – December 2010
I taught French and Spanish as foreign languages from GCSE to A-Levels and I had the opportunity to familiarise with the International Baccalaureate program. I also supervised the progress in the five languages taught in the MFL department.
Head of the Spanish Department | London | September 2005 – July 2010
I taught French and Spanish from year 7 to A Level. I was the Head of the Spanish department for three years and, during this time, I managed to improve students’ results to a 75% A*-C. I was a tutor of different groups and I was one of the pioneers in the use of the Visual Learning Platform. By the end of this stage, I gained an excellent result in my last lesson observation with outstanding features.
Supply teacher | London | October 2002 – July 2005
I worked for different supply teaching agencies in inner and outer London, both in primary and secondary schools.
University of La Laguna San Cristóbal de La Laguna, Santa Cruz de Tenerife | 1996
London Metropolitan University
London | 2005
University of Westminster
London | 2010