Leandra Dias

Leandra Dias

Summary

Academic Consultant for Pearson Brazil.

English teacher - Kids, teenagers and adults. Teacher trainer  and ELT Consultant . Extra-curricular projects and materials developer. Cambridge Speaking Examiner (KET, PET, FCE).

As a teacher, I consider myself somebody flexible and able to deal with conflicts inside and outside the classroom. As a trainer I am  able to provide teachers with the support they need to start their career and develop professionaly.

Having worked at different schools with different teams of teachers, I was able to learn with highly qualified professionals and teach English using a range of materials from different publishers. I have also gained the experience of adapting materials to suit learners` needs and designing tailor-made courses for private students.

Work History

Work History

As an English teacher I`m responsible for planning and delivering lessons , attending monthly in-service meetings, designing and correcting exams and providing my students with memorable learning experiences. Responsible for training teachers and delivering talks at conferences. In charge of developing extra- curricular projects for teenagers and children.

Aug 2012 - Present

ELT Academic Consultant

Pearson Brazil

As an academic consultant I am responsible for training teachers and supporting  them academically throoghout the school year.  I am in charge of taking care of regular schools and Language institutes in the North and Northeast of Brazil . 

Aug 2012 - Present

Teacher Trainer and ELT Consultant

Pearson Brasil

ELT Consultant and Teacher Trainer in the NE of Brazil ( Regular schools and Language Institutes).

Feb 2007 - Aug 2009

Teacher of ENGLISH to adults, teenagers and kids

Cultura Inglesa Recife- Zona Sul
Mar 2006 - Jan 2009

Teacher of English to Adults

SENAC - PE

General English teacher to adult students from elementary to Advanced Levels.

2009 - 2009

Au pair

Au pair Care

As part of my duties I was responsible for feeding, showering and driving two kids around. I was also resposible for helping them with homework.

Feb 2003 - Dec 2005

English teacher - Elementary and High School

Escola Anita Garibaldi

As part of my duties I was responsible  for planning and delivering lessons, attending meetings, designing and correcting exams. In addition I designed projects to blend English Language Teaching with other school subjects.

Education

Education
Sep 2009 - Dec 2009

Auditing lessons

Harcum University
Feb 2007 - Dec 2007

Diploma in applied linguistics ( English teaching)

FAFIRE
Feb 2002 - Dec 2006

BA Education / English Portuguese Teacher

FAFIRE

Certifications

Certifications
Apr 2011 - Present

Speaking Examiner

Cambridge
Jan 2011 - Present

TEYL Course

Cultura Inglesa- Acinne
Jan 2010 - Present

CELTA

Cambridge
Sep 2010 - Present

Disturbios de Aprendizagem

Portal Educacao
Jun 2009 - Present

CAE- Certificate in Advanced English

Cambridge
Jan 2012 - Jun 2012

ICELT ( In service Certificate of English Language Teaching)

Cambridge