Olga Rankin, originally from Russia, has been living in Northern Ireland for 10 years.
Her working career to date has comprised of employment in teaching from primary to university level, interpreting and childcare.
She has 14 years experience in teaching Russian and English languages. Olga has a PhD in teaching languages and has co-authored two textbooks in teaching English.
At present she works as a teacher at the Russian Learning & Cultural Centre, Belfast and as a community interpreter. She provides teaching face to face and online.
Olga has training in working with children with special needs (ADHD, Autism, etc), First Aid and Child Protection.
She is currently completing a degree in Early Years Childhood Studies at Stranmillis College.