Laura Fairbrother has been a TESOL language teacher and teacher trainer at the Institute of Continuing & TESOL Education at The University of Queensland (UQ-ICTE) since 2013.

Laura has a wide variety of English teaching experience including young learners, preteens, young adults, professionals and academics of all levels (beginner to advanced). She began teaching English in Spain in 2006 and has since taught in Italy, England and now Australia.

Laura enjoys teaching on a range of courses including CLIL, EMTP, BEP, AECS and General English. She also assists teachers in preparing for the Diploma in English Language Teaching to Adults (DELTA) and has research interests in Sociolinguistics and the practical application of professional development in and out of the classroom.


  • Master of Education (TESOL), University of Southern Queensland
  • DELTA, International House London
  • Bachelor of Arts - Music Industry Management with Popular Music, Buckinghamshire Chilterns University