Simon has been involved in TESOL education since 2000, working as a language teacher and assistant trainer in Japan and Australia and has been employed at the University of Queensland since 2009.

During his time at UQ-ICTE, he has been involved in teaching General English, Business English (EIBC), EAP (English for Academic Purposes), BEP (Bridging English Program), EAC (English for Academic Communication), EAC:HDR (Higher Degree Research), and ESP (English for Specific Purposes)

Simon is currently working on the Bridging English program and has an interest in relation to the use of technology and mobile applications to assist with error correction and writing feedback.

Qualifications

  • Master of Education ( TESOL) with Distinction
  • Bachelor of Business (Hospitality Management)
  • Cambridge English CELTA (Certificate in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages)
  • Cambridge CELT-P & CELT-S Trainer