Jean Brassil

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Name: Jean Brassil

Position at Castel: Head of English Language Studies

University/College:  Natonal University of Ireland, Galway

What is your area of expertise within ELT?  Exam preparation, EAP, ESP and assessments

What do you like to do in your free time? Anything that’s on or at the beach and I’m content. Driving, music, reading, travel and binge watching TV shows.

If you could live in any country in the world, which one would it be?  Why? Cuba for the music, beaches, weather, generous people and all round good vibes.

What do you love most about your job?  Meeting people from different cultures and helping learners reach their goals. 

What is your favourite English word? Sonder – the realisation that each passer-by has a life as vivid and complex as your own.