Staff Profile: Martin Boother
Martin has been involved in teaching for 15 years – having started off in the world of TESOL and has been fortunate enough to have worked in several countries including the UK, USA, Mexico, Costa Rica, UAE and for a year back in 2001/2, in China. He trained as a Spanish teacher but also teaches French and has experience teaching from Y4 up to Y13. He has been a Head of Department for 4 years and also has had 2 years’ experience as a member of SLT as an Associate Assistant Principal. His career aspirations are to eventually become a Principal and to assist in this, as well as to become a more effective Head of Department, he has undergone PENTA school inspection training Levels 1 and 2.
Martin considers China a fascinating country, and as a linguist, he fully understands and appreciates the opportunity to learn the most widely spoken language in the world both for himself and for his children.