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Sze Leng Tan

Sze Leng Tan

Experienced ESL Teacher/Lecturer

Services provided: Esl Lessons

Klang, Selangor


About Sze Leng Tan:

           I am currently a self-employed TEFL teacher in Malaysia. Previously, I worked as an ESL teacher in China for a total of 6 years and taught in various institutions in Malaysia. In addition, I had experience in the field of customer service (i.e. served as a cabin crew in Emirates Airlines). I am also a holder of master's degrees in linguistics from the University of Glasgow and University of Malaya. 

           I am presentable, interpersonally and inter-culturally competent, having lived in the US, UAE, Malaysia and the UK.  I am also optimistic and passionate about yoga, teaching, travelling, languages, people and diversity.






11/2018–PresentEnglish teacher
Self-employed, Klang (Malaysia) 
- Conducting English language classes to students, mainly university students/adults, focusing on speaking and conversational skills.












                           09/2014 –07/2015

English teacher and team leader
Aoxin International School, Zhengzhou (China) 

- Teaching students of Year 1 and 2 the English Language.

- Leading an international team of Year 2 teachers in classroom facilitation and lesson planning.

- Lesson planning/sharing and coordinating weekly team meeting.


English Lecturer

UCSI University, Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia)

- Teaching ESL, academic English and English literature to first year students.


09/2007–08/2010Assistant lecturer
HKU Global College, Suzhou (China) 

- Teaching post-secondary students the English language and Public Relations.

- Daily lesson planning.


05/2002–09/2003Flight Attendant
Emirates Airlines, Dubai (United Arab Emirates) 
- Ensuring passengers' safety and comfort onboard.



24/09/2011–06/04/2014MPhil in English Language 
University of Glasgow, Glasgow (United Kingdom) 
Thesis topic:   A linguistic research on the role of the use of verbs in portraying 'heroism' in Harry Potter.


11/07/2005–24/04/2007Master of English as a Second Language 
University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia) 

General areas studied:  General linguistics, Applied Linguistics, Systemic Functional Linguistics, Varieties of English, Second Language Acquisition, Research Methodology

Dissertation topic:  A Systemic Functional Grammar investigation of the children’s book Charlie and the Chocolate Factory.


08/02/1998–14/10/2001Bachelor of Communication 
Monash University, Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia) 
Main areas of studies: 1) Writing and Journalism  2)  Global Affairs  3) Public Relations

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