1990 - 1998
Analyst/Programmer University of Central England
1998 - 2006
Analyst/Programmer University and Colleges Admissions ServiceI programmed in COBOL and Visual Basic. I retired from this job to go and work in the charity sector as an advocate.
2006 - 2007
Volunteer Manager Gloucestershire LifestylesI worked in the charity sector as a volunteer manager recruiting volunteers who would assist people with learning disabilities to engage in fun activities.
2008 - 2009
Advocacy Project Coordinator GOPAI was a manager in a charity running their advocacy project, to be a voice for older people in care homes,
2012 - 2022
English Tutor italki.comI have been working for italki since 2012 and specialise in the IELTS test as well as conversation practice, OET and also love to teach writing.
2009 - 2014
Independent Mental Health Advocate Caring for Communities and PeopleI worked alongside doctors and nurses as an independent advocate for people in an NHS hospital. I attended ward rounds a spoke up for the patients helping the communication between the medics and the patients.