Professional Experience & Resume

 Learning English with James Warren @1english1

English as a Second Language- Language Literacy and Numeracy Teacher and Personal English Tutor


This website is to fulfill the requirements of LIN8016 Internet Based Language Instruction.

Here you will find information about my professional experience and links to universities, colleges and schools where I have either studied or worked.

My current research interests include ESL - English as a Second Language and e-learning for people from CALD culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds, CALL - computer aided language learning, IBLI - Internet based language instruction and blended learning

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Education

Certificate IV Training and Assessment TAA40104 

2007 Metropolitan South Institute of TAFE, Brisbane 

Graduate Certificate of Teaching Second Languages 

2004 University of Southern Queensland, Toowoomba 

 Certificate IV Assessment and Workplace Training BSZ40198

  2003 Chris Morton Powerful Seminars, Brisbane 

Bachelor of Science in Australian Environmental Studies

  1992 Griffith University, Brisbane, Qld

Professional Experience

01/08 to Present, Metropolitan South Institute of TAFE, Mt Gravatt Campus

ESL - Language, Literacy and Numeracy Teacher

 Delivering ESL focused Language, Literacy and Numeracy Program (LLNP) classes to culturally and linguistically diverse  (CALD) refugee and migrant mature adult students using the CSWE (Certificate in Spoken and Written English) curriculum.

  • Assessing LLNP students against National Reporting System (NRS) indicators
  • Delivering Certificate 1 in Spoken and Written English to LLNP students at Mt Gravatt campus.

04/07 to 12/07, Metropolitan South Institute of TAFE, Mt Gravatt Campus

English as a Second Language and Literacy Teacher

  • Delivering ESL focused Language, Literacy and Numeracy Program classes to culturally and linguistically diverse  (CALD) refugee and migrant youth and mature adults using the CSWE curriculum.
  • Delivering Certificate 1 and 2 in Spoken and Written English to AMEP students at Mt Gravatt campus.
  • Delivering CSWE 1 and 2 to grade 10, 11 and 12 students at Coorparoo Secondary College.

03/07 to 04/07, Study Group Australia, Embassy CES,Brisbane Qld

English as a Second Language Teacher

  • Intermediate General ESL/ ELICOS teacher

01/07 to 03/07, EF International Language School,Brisbane Qld

English as a Second Language Teacher

  • Teaching all levels of General English from beginner to advanced.
  • Teaching special interest classes: TOEFL iBT, Media and Publication;
  • Reading, writing and critical thinking; Vocabulary; Communication

12/04 to 12/06, GEOS Queensland College of English, Brisbane Qld

English as a Second Language Teacher,

  • Teaching all levels of General English to International students.
  • Core Teacher: Beginner, elementary, pre-intermediate, IELTS.
  • Skills Teacher for speaking, listening, reading and writing, from beginner to upper-intermediate classes.
  • Teaching IELTS, CALL, EBP, ETG, FCE and Young learners program.
  • Organizing the weekly soccer option class and managing the QCE soccer team.
  • Development of program and course material.
  • Student activity supervision .
  • Placement interviews and arrival orientation.
  • Marking of assessment and tests as well as student evaluation.
  • Student consultation and counseling

26/7/04 to 14/8/04 Nudgee International College, Brisbane Qld

ESL Teacher, Study Tour Activity Coordinator

  • Teaching English to a class of Primary school age Korean students
  • Supervising students during their afternoon activities
  • Liaising with home stay families

04/2003 to 09/2003 Shanghai Brisbane Education Training Centre, Nanchong Number 10 Middle School, Sichuan, ChinaShanghai Fushan Foreign Language Primary School, China

ESL Teacher

  • Teaching ESL to Chinese Primary and High School students.
  • Teaching English Communication and IELTS to Senior High School students.
  • Teaching Australian culture and social etiquette orientation class to Chinese adults leaving China to study in Australia

09/2000 to 03/2003 Imbil and District Amateur Swimming Club, Qld. Swimming Coach

  • Coaching three squads of swimmers in all swimming strokes.
  • Teaching stroke correction techniques
  • Teaching learn to swim classes