OET Tutor Profile: Nurse Elena

Elena
  • Specialties: OET Listening, Reading, Speaking (Nursing) and Writing (Nursing).
  • Elena’s usually here from Monday to Friday.
A little bit about yourself
I am an Italian Language teacher (English, Italian) who has been based in London since 2010. I am passionate about language, teaching and medicine.
Your academic background
At school in Italy I studied Latin and Ancient Greek. In 2002 I accomplished the degree in Foreign Languages and Literature from the University of Parma, in Italy.

In 2008 I qualified as a Nurse (Nursing Degree, Modena) and have worked for both the NHS and in private healthcare.

In 2015/2016 I attended a one year course in Translation at Westminster-university in London. In April 2018 I obtained the CELTA in London.

Teaching experience

Since 2000 I have been doing some tutoring, first during University then in my spare time while working as a nurse.

I have taught 1:1 and group of students. In Italy I taught Italian to a group of immigrants in the community and English to high school students.

Why did you start teaching?
I started teaching because I am passionate about learning and helping others achieve their goals.

Would you like to study with us? Call the IELTS Medical Team on: 0203 637 6722.

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