non academic staff
M.A, Dip. in Ed, B.A.
Area of expertise – Teacher Trainer
Over 25 years experience in the field of education. A former lecturer in teacher training at English Teachers Training College, Peradeniya. He is an expert in educational assessment and evaluation. Mr Subasinghe was also former deputy commissioner of examinations at department of examinations, Sri Lanka.
Area of expertise – Language & Phonetics
A graduate of Kelaniya specialising in English & French, Ms Fernando is currently a part time lecturer at 2 leading institutes in Colombo. She is also an author of English Literature and French books for O/L students in Sri Lanka. She has 4 years experience in teaching TEFL course. She is currently reading for her Masters in Linguistics at University of Kelaniya, Sri Lanka.
TEFL - UK),TESOL - UK, Graduate Diploma in TESOL - UK, CELTA -Cambridge University, DELF Government approved sworn translator under Ministry of Justice (English, Sinhala, French)
Jeremiah Icarus Hay
An accomplished Senior Teacher of English to speakers of other languages, with over five years’ experience in teaching General English, ESOL, IB Programme and IELTS to adults and secondary/younger learners. CELTA qualified with extensive knowledge and experience in teaching Business English to blue-chip international clients including Bosch and Nike, from gifted engineering apprentices to sales and marketing directors. International curriculum and further education sector experience with students from a range of different social and cultural backgrounds, and all abilities from beginner to proficient. Four continents and 40+ countries travelled, with a broad life experience and fourteen years successful professional business management in the UK hospitality sector. Completed three modules of a Master’s degree in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) with ICT course, plus obtained a Bachelor’s degree in Marketing and Business. Joining Lanka TEFL Training Institute from March 2020 after completing a 5-month contract in Ha Long, Vietnam as Deputy Foreign Principal.
BA -University of Kelaniya
PGDE- University of Colombo
MA-University of Kelaniya
TEFL - UK
Diploma in French Language-Alliance Francaise of Colombo
Certificate in French Language Teaching- NIE