Sofia Shefer - English Language Instructor (USA)
AREAS OF EXPERTISECambridge English Instructor; Business English and Communication for: Diplomats and Public Service Officials, Energy Oil & Gas Industry, Marketing, Project Management, Business Negotiations, International Relations. Neuro-Linguistic Programming (NLP).
|2016-Present||Cambridge English Instructor|
Liceo Scientifico Statael "Vito Volterra", Ciampino (RM), Italy
Teach groups of young learners IELTS, FCE and PET Cambridge tests preparation courses.
|2014-2016 ||Business English Instructor|
RAI – Radiotelevisione Italiana SPA, Rome, Italy
Taught Business English and General English of different levels (beginner – advanced) to RAI, RAI Com, RAI Way top managers and staff.
|2014-2015||English Language Instructor|
Liceo Cavour, Rome, Italy
Taught groups of young learners FCE and PET Cambridge tests preparation courses; conducted students placement tests, performance evaluations; kept up to date students reports.
|2011-2014||English Language Instructor (via Skype)|
Taught adults and teenagers via Skype; levels taught: from beginner to advanced. Courses taught: General English, Business English; IELTS, KET, PET, FCE, CAE, BEC Cambridge exams preparation.
Overseas Buildings Operations, USA
Managed all aspects of the office administration: budget, supplies orders, travel logistics.
|1999-2008||VIP Visits Coordinator |
U. S. Embassy, Moscow, Russia
Managed the Travel Logistics for the official visits,
provided logistical support to numerous U. S. Government High-Level Official
Delegations. (4,000 travelers per year, 600 delegations). Coordinated
activities in country for U. S. - Russian students exchange programs.
2011 CELTA (Cambridge Certificate in Teaching English) - International House, Barcelona, Spain
2008 Istituto Dante Alighieri, Rome, Italy - Italian language course (Advanced);
2007 Neuro-Linguistic Programming (NLP) Course – FSI, Washington D. C., USA
1992 University degree in teaching