Design and Technology/Visual Arts Teacher

Last Updated: 18th March 2019 (over 3 years ago)



Phone Number


Age Range
25 to 34

Qualification Level

English, French


I am an experienced Design and Technology teacher in a variety of curriculums including IB PYP and MYP, IMYC, IGCSE and AQA A-Levels. I have extensive knowledge in Graphic Design, Cinematography, 3D Design and various forms of technology integrated visual communications.

I am a Health and Safety trained Design and Technology teacher from the DT Association UK who currently manages workshop inventory, curriculum development, education technology integration and general maintenance of the department.

I am also a certified Apple Teacher, Google Educator Level One, SeeSaw Ambassador and F1 in Schools coordinator on my campus.


SeeSaw Ambassador

   Apr 2018

Awarded for completion of the Seesaw exam on classroom journaling.

Google For Education
Google Certified Educator, Level 1

   Mar 2017

Awarded demonstrating the fundamental knowledge, skills and competencies needed to implement the Google for Education tools. (2 hour exam based certificate)

Apple Creative Educator Academy
Apple Creative Educator Certificate, Apple Professional Development

   Feb 2015

Completion of an intensive 3-day entry course into technology integration in schools. Topics studied are the SAMR Model of teaching with technology, creating engaging classroom environments, app development, teaching pedagogies using technology, iTunes U Development, 1-1 iPad rollout in education institutions and various technical support methods.

University of Cambridge
Cambridge International Diploma, Education and Teaching

   Sep 2012
— Jul 2014

Cambridge International Diploma Teacher Training (CIDTT) Modules 1-4 Certificate.

Curtin University. Australia
Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) Graphic Design, Graphic Design

   Jun 2010
— Jul 2011

Limkokwing University of Creative Technology
Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) Professional Design (Visual Communications), Design and Visual Communications,

   Jun 2006
— Jul 2010

Final Graduate Showcase Event Coordinator and show-runner.

International Baccalaureate Organisation
Diploma Certificate

   Sep 2003
— Jul 2005

IB Math Studies, IB Psychology, IB Biology and IB Visual Arts

American International School Riyadh
High School Diploma

   Sep 2003
— Jul 2005

• International Baccalaureate Visual Arts Graduate Final Exhibition - Best in Show Certificate.
• American International School Mural Painting Club
• Ray Charles Music Award for Excellence in Guitar
• International Baccalaureate Graduate in Psychology, Biology, Math Studies and Visual Arts
• Rock Climbing, Mural painting and Table Tennis Club subscriber

British International School Riyadh
Primary and Secondary, British Curriculum

   Sep 1997
— Jul 2001


HELP International School
Design and Technology Teacher

   Sep 2014
— Current

Design and Technology/Visual Arts Specialist
Year 7 - A-Levels Year 13
IMYC Curriculum for Years 7-9
IGCSE Design and Technology Years 10 and 11 teacher, Resistant Materials & Graphic Products
Food Technology teacher
Head of House Coordinator
Head of House - Griffin House (2 years)
Year 9 Form Tutor
Year 8 Form Tutor
Year 7 Form Tutor


Curriculum Planning and Execution
Exam writing and moderating
Development and maintenance of the Design and Technology Department
Inventory and Supply Maintenance
School Production Set and Prop Production
Audio/Visual Campus-wide Support
Design and Technology iPad Workbooks Author and Designer
Visual Arts Support and Mentorship
Heads of House Coordinator and major event coordinator for academic year (lead organiser for 6 yearly major house events).
Campus Edtech Coach (2 years)

Fairview International School
Campus Head of MYP Visual Arts

   Apr 2012
— Jul 2014

Responsible for the development and maintenance of the Visual Arts subject group in the International Baccalaureate system. Taught primary transition and secondary classes to roughly 400 students.


Visual Arts Teacher PYP and MYP
School Designer
School events fabricator and construction director
Lesson Planning and Curriculum Building
School Expedition Campus Leader

Junior Designer & Media Communications

   Feb 2011
— Dec 2011

Responsible for school designing, publications, desktop publishing, campus and event photography, direct mailing and event planning.