Renata Wilmot

Project Manager/ EAP Tutor/ Teacher Trainer/ Academic Manager

professional qualifications


PRINCE2 Foundation in Project Management

The Knowledge Train

M.A. in Applied Linguistics & ELT

King's College London

UCLES Approved CELTA Trainer

Bell International


IH London

Post Graduate Certificate in HRM


B.A. in English Language Teaching and Literature


EMPRETEC Business Entrepreneurship



UP Language Consultants

Employment History

Work History
Jan 2015 - Present

Teaching Fellow

Queen Mary University of London
  • Teaching EAP on the International Foundation and the In-sessional support programmes to both home and international students.
  • Responsible for IFP students' pastoral care, marking and assessing written and oral work, as well as material design and lesson preparation.
  • Active team member in the IFP's personal development sessions whichinvolve preparing students to develop soft skills, study skills and oracy skills through debates, discussion forums, presentations and cultural activities.
  • Recently appointed to write materials and design a new bespoke EAPIn-sessional course for the 'Science Without Borders' students. This is aHigher Education Brazilian Government scholarship programme which is managed by the UK HE International Unit.
Sep 2012 - Present

International ESOL Examiner/Online Materials Developer

Trinity College London
  • Test planning, exam questions and materials preparation for the ISE (Integrated Skills in English) exams which test Speaking/Listening/Reading/Writing skills as well as the GESE (Graded Examinations in Spoken English) exams which test oracy skills.
  • Conduct exam sessions for candidates as young as six years old,teenagers and adults from various nationalities both in the UK and overseas.
  • Having a flexible, culturally -sensitive approach to problem-solving,and liaising skills with different stakeholders such as centre reps, teachers, coordinators, school principals and directors.
  • Creating useful feedback sessions for teachers in charge of exam preparation classes who need tips and ideas on how to better prepare their students for the exams.
  • Member of the materials development team designing exam preparation materials for the online learning management system.
Aug 2014 - Sep 2014

EAP Tutor

SOAS (University of London)
  • Delivering the EAP Pre-sessional programmes through lectures, seminars, tutorials with appropriate guidance and support for students.
  • Taking part in standardisation meetings
  • Assessment, essay- marking, giving feedback and report-writing
  • Developing materials and assisting all programme-related tasks.
  • Pastoral care and personal tutorials
Apr 2014 - May 2014

EAP Lecturer

Anglia Ruskin University
  • Delivering EAP programmes for Business Pre-sessional international students.
  • Assessment, essay-marking, standardisation meetings.
  • Dealing with student requests and queries in personal tutorials and pastoral care.
  • Liaising with management and teaching staff to organise and development of  teaching materials.
  • Providing detailed feedback in progress reports.
Jun 2012 - Sep 2012

Programme Coordinator

  • Operational management of the EAP pre-sessional programmes.
  • Quality assurance of the programmes.
  • Providing administrative support and assistance to the Head of English Language Programmes to ensure the effective and efficient running of the Pre-sessional Programmes.
  • Monitoring applications, VISAS/CAS letters, student placement and organisation of rooms and  timetabling.
  • Dealing with student requests and queries.
  • Running of staff induction, standardisation meetings and class representative meetings.
  • Liaising with IT, Insessional Support Coordinator and library services.
2008 - 2012

Teacher Trainer/ Teacher

Bell International Institute
  • Teacher trainer at the Bell Teacher Training campus: Preparing bespoke training courses for overseas teachers on various themes such as: Technology in the classroom, Methodology, Teaching Business English, Language Development and Creativity in the classroom.
  • Teacher Trainer in KSU,Saudi Arabia.
  • General and Business English teaching to groups and one to one students.
  • ESP courses: Aviation English and English for Nursing,
  • EAP courses and Exam preparation courses: TEEP exam, IELTS, FCE, CAE and CPE exams, .
  • Creation of Business English course outlines, syllabus design and materials development.
  • Proficient user of IWB and software (Promethean-Active Studio and Smart boards).
2009 - 2010

21st Century Skills Trainer

Elite International Careers
  • Consultancy and Corporate training: Leaderships skills, Communication skills and Business skills.
  • Designing and delivering both technical and behavioural bespokelearning solutions.
Sep 2008 - Jan 2009

ESP Tutor

Chelsea Football Club
  • ESP training to the management staff, footballers and accompanying family members.
  • Programme design and delivery including needs analysis and assessment.
  • High confidentiality and non-disclosure agreement compliance.
Jul 2006 - Aug 2008

Director of Corporate Training

UP Language Consultants
  • Operational management and line management of over one hundred staff (remote and face-to-face).
  • NPD, technical proposals and Clients’ needs analysis through international testing.
  • Staff training and development.
  • Interdepartmental liaison with IT, Sales & Marketing and HR departmentsin strategic decisions.
  • On-going development of the  staff intranet in partnership with IT.
  • Key member of Board meetings.
  • Key member of the HR training and development group.
  • Product and service presentations in events and fairs.
  • Course planning, design, delivery and quality assurance.
  • Staff recruitment programme design and delivery.
Feb 2006 - Jun 2006

Director of Studies

Elite College
  • Responsible for branch management, client needs.analysis and course design.
  • Recruitment, management and induction of new staff
  • Budget management and Payroll.
  • Responsible for British Council accreditation.
  • Teaching exam classes (IELTS, Cambridge CPE,CAE and FCE)
  • Teaching Portuguese as a foreign language to adults.
Jan 2004 - Nov 2005

Business Skills and Language Trainer/ Teacher Trainer

UP Language Consultants
  • In-service Teacher Training workshops.
  • CELTA trainer for non-assessed sessions.
  • Business English Language training to corporate clients.
  • Academic Leader and  trainer for topic-based weekend training  programmes on: Presentation Skills, Negotiation Skills, Team Development and, Meetings.
Apr 2003 - Jul 2005

Partner/ Business Developer

  • Development and implementation of Marketing and Business plans.
  • Development and delivery of training programmes and operational activities.
  • Creation of a Young Learners weekend camp business.
  • Staff Recruitment, In-service training and payroll.
  • Line Management of teaching and reception staff.
  • Internal communication and events organisation..
  • Student recruitment and Marketing campaigns design and implementation.
Nov 2002 - Feb 2003

Guest Services Hostess

The Walt Disney Company
  • Guest hospitality and greeting.
  • Food and beverage services.
  • Full customer service training on: Guest service, Food and beverage and
    Quality Control.
Jul 1995 - Jul 2002

Programme Coordinator/ English Teacher

  • Line management of teaching staff.
  • Staff recruitment and Timetabling.
  • In-service training and induction meetings.
  • Materials development.
  • Special Events organiser
  • Teaching English to Young Learners and Teenagers (all levels).