Simon Collins - Curriculum Vitae Contact details 5 The Street Boughton-under-Blean Kent ME13 9AX Mobile: 07931 546287 e-mail: [email protected] Education 1986-1993 Wilmington Grammar School for Boys 8 GCSEs A-C (French German, maths, English language & literature, physics, CDT, geography 3 A-levels (French, pure and applied maths, physics). 1993-1997 University of Portsmouth 2:2 BA Hons in French Studies – including one year as a language assistant in France. 2003-2004 Canterbury Christchurch University College KS2-3 PGCE specialising in French. Employment History 1997-1999 Lecteur d’Anglais, Université de Pau, France. 1999-2001 Deputy Superintendent Registrar, Bexley Register Office, Sidcup, Kent August 1999 Staff member at The Plough P/H, High Road, Wilmington, -May 2002 Kent May 2002 International breakdown assistance co-ordinator, Mondial Assistance, -August 2002 Croydon August 2002 Office agency work attached to Adecco -Sept 2003 July 2004The Canterbury Academy, The Canterbury Campus, Canterbury, Kent Dec 2010 Teacher of French & Italian (2004-2006) Head of MFL (2006- 2010) Jan 2011Languages teacher at LingoLingo Language school, the Canterbury Dec 2011 Campus, Canterbury, Kent Dec 2011Volunteer work at Wateringbury Primary School April 2012 April 2012- Primary supply teaching through Capita Education Resourcing July 2012 Sept 2012 – Year 6 teacher at Phoenix Community Primary School April 2013 April 2013- Year 6 teacher & joint literacy co-ordinator Knockhall Community Present Primary School Time unaccounted for: Sept 2001 – Dec 2001 Independent travel in Australia.