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.