Gabrielle Jones

Selbstständig, Business English Trainer, English for Business

Günzburg, Germany


Language training
Soft skills
Specialist language services
communication skills
Materials development
Teacher training
Project Management
Team Leadership
Leadership Coaching


Professional experience for Gabrielle Jones

  • Current 6 years and 9 months, since Jan 2017

    Business English Trainer

    English for Business

    I am the owner of English for Business - a freelance service offering professional communication services. With nearly 20 years' experience developing tailor made training solutions for corporate language programmes I offer tailor made training based on the language needs of the organisation.

  • Current 12 years and 7 months, since Mar 2011

    Training Manager

    O'Connor Language and Communication for Business

    I am responsible for recruitment and professional development of 45+ training staff, and the organisation English language and comunication programmes, including needs assessment, as well as the development of corporate language and communication training packages. for national and international customers in a variety of industries.

  • 10 months, Mar 2014 - Dec 2014

    Online Training Content Developer

    British Council

    I'm a freelance writer developing business English training content for an online English learning platform for business professionals. My responsibilities focus on successfully meeting instructional design needs through the development of course syllabus and aims, creation of motivating and pedagogically sound training activities and use of video, audio and interactive media.

  • 3 years and 1 month, Mar 2008 - Mar 2011

    Freelance Business English Trainer

    Private freelance training

    In-House Business English/ESP Trainer, Lecturer in Academic English for Business courses, Materials Development. Spanish Trainer. Proof reading and translation services.

  • 2 years and 1 month, Aug 2006 - Aug 2008

    English Teacher

    University of Newcastle

    I worked at Newcastle University's summer school for three years. My areas of responsibility were: • General English and core communication skills to multi-lingual groups • Workshops on presentations, pronunciation and social English • Organisation oocial activities for international students attending courses at Newcstle University

  • 2 years and 10 months, Oct 2005 - Jul 2008

    English Teacher

    International House

    English teacher and materials' developer

Educational background for Gabrielle Jones

  • 1 year and 10 months, Sep 2010 - Jun 2012

    TESOL and Applied Linguistics

    University of Leicester

    Small Talk in Business Communication (dissertation topic)

  • 3 years and 10 months, Sep 1994 - Jun 1998

    European Languages and Business

    Leeds Metropolitan University

    French and German for professional purposes, dissertation topic: privatisation on the German Post industry. Wide variety of business related subjects.


  • English

    First language

  • German


  • Spanish


  • French



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