I grew up on the outskirts of South-East London and after completing an Undergraduate degree in International Politics and International History at University, I went travelling around Australia and South-East Asia for a year. It was in Northern Thailand that I began teaching English as part of voluntary work for an NGO. I found the experience rewarding and gained my PCGE in Primary Education. I began my career at a school in England, where I was PE coordinator, responsible for overseeing the sports teams and implementing the new PE Curriculum. After 3 years, the lure of travelling took me to teach in Qatar, where I gained a huge amount of experience working with children who often spoke English as a second language.
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