Rory Allardice currently works as an online tutor of English. He is an English Language specialist with wide international, professional experience that includes work in the UK, France, Italy, Poland, Czechoslovakia, Armenia, Georgia, Russia, China and the UAE. Rory has worked in a variety of educational systems including those of the U.K., the U.A.E., the U.S.A., Canada and Poland. Rory worked for 15 years for the British council in 6 countries. His duties included managing international examinations such as IELTS, PET, FCE, CAE and CPE.
Rory has held various management roles at universities including; Chair of English, Manager of EMBA and Corporate Training, Director of English Department and Director of Studies and has been involved in several university management teams.
Rory’s examination experience includes being an Assessment Specialist for OCR (Oxford, Cambridge & RSA) for the GCSE examinations in English. He has been an accredited IELTS examiner (Speaking and Writing) for 25 years. He is an External Examiner and Supervisor of Master’s Dissertations and an editor of academic articles including PhD theses.