Allison loves nothing more than to bring out the best in her students who have either passed or exceeded anticipated exam results. Allison has recently returned to Australia after years living in Italy and teaching English as a second language. Allison is passionate about English language pronunciation and is a Cambridge ESOL Speaking Examiner and experienced ELICOS teacher. Allison has won scholarships, and travelled to Italy and studied Italian at the Michelangelo Institute in Florence and has also studied Japanese and went on to pass Level 3 of the Japanese Proficiency test in Nagoya, Japan. She has worked at Cambridge Test Centres and Private English Language Schools, where she developed and delivered intensive exam preparation courses to speakers of English as a second language. The bespoke courses were run using a variety of materials, including videos, books, exam related programs, apps and realia. Recently experienced, in Australia, as a NAATI Invigilator and as an OET Interlocutor, Allison also has PTE and IELTS exam preparation experience.
Client testimonials for Allison
“I was sceptical at the beginning of the lessons but in fact now I feel more confident. My colleagues have noticed that I have improved. I really enjoy the lessons, they are not what I expected and I learn something new every time.”
Boldizsar, Engineer (Innovior); July 2021