Professional experience

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2018 – Now       English Teacher. Forum Berufsbildung Berlin, Berufsfachschule für Sozialassistenz.


2018 – Now       English Teacher. Deutsches GeoForschungsZentrum, Potsdam.


2018 – 2019       English Teacher. Concept Berlin, Berufsfachschule für Sozialassistenz.


2017 – Now       English Teacher. Berlin-Brandenburgische Auslandsgesellschaft e.V. Potsdam.


2017 – Now       Spanish Teacher. Volkshochschule Kleinmachnow.


2016 – Now       English Teacher. Ausbildungsverbund Teltow e.V. Professional school of Potsdam´s Chamber of Commerce. Industrie- und Handelskammer Potsdam (IHK Potsdam). All courses, all levels.


2016 – 2017       Spanish and English Teacher. Grundschule Kaputh. Caputh Primary School. Third and sixth grade.


2012 – Now        Spanish and English Teacher. Private lessons to small groups all ages.


2014 – 2016       Department Manager. Primark Mode Ltd. & Co. KG. Staff planning, training, development and assessment.


2013 – 2014        IT consultant. Schofer Consulting GmbH. International Engineering Consulting specialized in Inspection and Maintenance of Railways. IT project management in technology development. Consulting, training and writing and design of user’s manuals and marketing material for several applications related to railway engineering.


2012 – 2013        Web and database developer. Core Industries Total S.L.U. Supplier of Military Equipment to the Spanish Army. Development and administration of websites and databases with the focus on commercial management and online marketing.


2010 – 2012        Spanish and English Teacher. Private lessons to small groups all ages.


2006 – 2010        Waterpolo trainer. Accountable for the performance, development and growth of the Motril Waterpolo Club. Communication, leadership, organization, optimization, and negotiation skills were required as the responsible person for all the technical decisions.


2003 – 2006        Spanish and English Teacher. Private lessons to small groups all ages.


2003 – 2006        English to Spanish Translator. Covering different subjects from technical, touristic to inspirational texts, for several companies including Core Industries Total S.L.U., Solo Collections and The Word for Today.


2003 – 2012        Founder and Managing Director of “Sunrise Village”, rural hotel in Southern Spain. Construction and business project development and management. Development and structuring of the company with a focus on commercial management, marketing and IT development for all divisions, including the Internet.


2001 – 2003        Tourism Teacher. Creation, organization and delivery of several courses aimed for university students to assist them in their first steps in the real world tourism marketplace.


1999 – 2003        Co-Founder and Managing Director of GSB Tours, SL (Ground Services Brokers), international tour operator with a focus on incoming VIP groups and Congresses from the Americas and Europe. Development and structuring of the company with a focus on commercial management, marketing and IT development for all divisions, including the Internet.


1990 – 1999        Educational Tour Manager, organization, management, marketing, IT organization and escorting American, British, German, Italian, Spanish and Latin American groups on tours and conventions on behalf of renowned American and European travel companies such as Falcon International, Surland, Central Holidays Travel, etc. I have traveled more than 40 countries in 4 continents.


1985 – 1988        Civil servant in the National Prisons Department “Dirección General de Instituciones Penitenciarias”. Assessment and control of inmates as a member of the Treatment Commission.


1977 – 1984        Swimming teacher. Member of the Spanish Swimming Golden Plan designed by the Spanish Swimming Federation in order to teach swimming to every student in Spain. Teaching skills including communication, leadership, authority and tons of patience were daily involved in order to successfully perform this task.


1977 – 1985        Professional swimmer and waterpolo player. Member of the Spanish National Waterpolo Team. Player in Spanish National League and in several European Tournaments including a World Cup. Discipline, perseverance and endurance were forced to the limit several hours a day. Madrid and Barcelona.