Bill began his career as an ESL teacher in China. He then went on to teach in Korea, India and the UK, where his main interests became exam preparation, academic English and business English. He then moved into the field of content development and now writes and edits ESL teaching materials for a wide range of digital and print projects.
Dr Elisa Brewis
Elisa has worked as an English as a Second Language (ESL) teacher and examiner in Indonesia, Europe and the UK. She has experience in materials development and staff professional development in the fields of English for Academic Purposes and Academic Writing. She currently teaches education policy and research methods in UK higher education, as well as working as a language and education policy consultant.
Liz has been teaching English as a second language for 25 years, and has taught in Spain, Japan and the UK. She has extensive experience as an examiner and item writer, and has written for a range of qualifications. Liz is currently balancing exam writing, teaching exam preparation classes online and volunteering to teach refugees to the UK.
Nick has taught, examined and been a teacher trainer in ESL for nearly 20 years. Starting in China he moved to the British Council in Malaysia and then returned to the UK. His main focus is teaching IELTS as well as developing IELTS materials.
Sioban has extensive experience in the English as a Second Language (ESL) industry as a teacher, examiner, teacher trainer and materials writer. Numerous work placements have taken her to China, Kazakhstan and Pakistan. She is also a certified international exams inspector and currently divides her time between Norway and the UK.
Tim has worked in education for 40 years, much of which has been spent teaching and examining English as a Second Language. He has taught at secondary and tertiary levels in the Middle East, Europe and the Far East and has worked as a teacher trainer. Recent projects include developing ESL materials on a UNESCO funded project.