Tim is based in Bangkok Thailand, where he works as a CELTA trainer and also prepares students for the IELTS exam. He has taught EAP at Chulalongkorn University in Thailand and also Leicester University in the UK. He spent 10 years teaching English in Russia and has also worked in Japan. He has degrees in music from the Russian Gnessins’ Music Academy in Moscow and the Royal Northern College of Music in Manchester. He also has a BA in PPE from Hertford College, Oxford. He also holds the Trinity CertTesol and the Cambridge DELTA .