Rebecca white

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Name: Rebecca White

Position at Castel: English Language Teacher

University/College:  University College, Cork and University of Limerick

What is your area of expertise within ELT?  I have a keen interest in learning technology and online learning. I also have experience of medical English and English for academic purposes. 

What do you like to do in your free time? I really enjoy baking reading and getting outside in the fresh air.

If you could live in any country in the world, which one would it be?  Why? New Zealand! I lived there in the past and loved culture, the people and the amazing countryside.  

What do you love most about your job? I love meeting people from all over the world and learning more about their culture and experiences. No two days are the same when you are teaching so I really enjoy the variety in my job. 

What is your favourite English word? Hiraeth – A homesickness for a home that you cannot return to, a home which maybe never was.