The Literacy Professionals are a nationwide provider of high quality language, literacy and numeracy education to New Zealand businesses across the country.
We work from our Auckland base at Languages International, a long established and highly regarded language school with over thirty years of experience developing language and literacy skills of adults and working with clients from all over the world. The school is also an established teacher training centre providing pre-service and in-service teacher training for language teachers working with adult learners.
MA (Hons) Language Teaching and Learning, BA (Hons), PGCE, DELTA, Cert TESOL
Director of Studies / Teacher Trainer
MProfStud Language Teaching and Learning, BA, CELTA, Cert Tertiary Teaching
Workplace Learning Manager
Has taught in New Zealand since 2003. Also has extensive administrative experience in education and other industries in New Zealand and overseas. She has an interest in English for Specific Purposes and Professional Development for the workplace.
Dérene has extensive experience in teaching adult learners in a variety of workplace and community settings and has been involved in literacy training and curriculum development for The Literacy Professionals since 2009.
Diploma of Literacy & Numeracy Education, (University of Waikato), Cambridge DELTA, CELTA, DipECE
Workplace Literacy Tutor
Emma has taught in New Zealand since 2001. Her specialism is Business English and she has coordinated the Business English programmes at Languages International since 2010. She has been involved with planning and delivery of a number of key workplace projects including Intergraph, ADT Armourguard, Vero, Royal District Nursing Service, The Selwyn Foundation courses, and Countdown.
Outside her teaching, she has considerable experience running her own business.
NCALNE, MTESOL (Hons), Grad Dip ELT, BA, DTEFLA, CTEFLA,
Workplace Literacy Tutor and Teacher Trainer
Lizzie has been teaching since 1989 and has also worked in Egypt, Germany, the UK and Australia. She has worked on our programmes with The Selwyn Foundation courses, MIT Facilities Management Team and Vista Communications.
We are members of the Auckland Chamber of Commerce.
Contact Nick Moore: +64 9 303 1653
Location: 27 Princes Street, Auckland, New Zealand