Staff Spotlight: Shannon Szabo

Staff Spotlight: Shannon Szabo

ELC Director of Studies

Originally from South Africa, Shannon graduated with a bachelor in Education and worked as a primary school teacher before moving to Australia in 2002. She completed her CELTA and worked in language schools in Sydney and Brisbane, returning to Johannesburg in 2005.

After gaining almost a decade of experience in teacher training, Shannon moved back to Australia and joined our team four years ago.

During her time at ELC Shannon has been a key member of our Academic team, and we are now thrilled to announce that she has recently been promoted to Director of Studies, making her now responsible for the overall day to day management of ELC. We congratulate Shannon on her outstanding performance and wish her the best of luck in her new position at ELC!

Latest achievement: Completing the International Diploma in Language Teaching Management.

Proud moment: Witnessing the progress of a teacher after our coaching sessions.

Currently on her desk: A calendar with pictures of South African animals.

Special moments: Every time a student or teacher gives positive feedback about the support they have been given.