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Name: Richard Kol
Birth date: april 15th, 1992
E-mail: richard.kol@outlook.com


September 2017 – now |
Teacher/expert of Spanish at Spinoza20First Daltonlyceum, Amsterdam.

March 2017 – now |
Freelancer at Richard Kol Teaching and Translations, The Hague.

June 2017 – September 2017 |
June 2016 – August 2016 |
May 2015 – August 2015 |
Vehicle assistance operator at Royal Dutch Touring Club (ANWB) Emergency Center, The Hague.

March 2013 – September 2015 |
Private teacher at StudentsPlus, Rotterdam.

January 2014 – July 2014 |
Teaching assistant at University of Utrecht.

June 2010 – December 2014 |
Sales clerk at Book Store and Office Supplies Derde Druk, Capelle aan den IJssel.

February 2012 – February 2013 |
Spanish teacher in training at Spinoza Lyceum, Amsterdam.


2015 – present |
Master of Arts, Teaching of Spanish as a Foreign Language
, University of Seville, University of Iceland.

2013 – present |
Master of Arts, Translation Studies (Spanish) (not finished), University of Utrecht.

2010 – 2013 |
Bachelor of Arts, Spanish Culture and Language (graduated), University of Utrecht.
Education minor (qualified for teaching Spanish in the first three to four years in Dutch secondary education), University of Utrecht.

2004 – 2010 |
Pre-university secondary education (VWO), Culture & Maatschappij, additional course: Spanish (graduated), Comenius College, Capelle aan den IJssel.


2015 | Introdution to teaching of Spanish as a foreign language, University Pompeu Fabrà, Barcelona.
2013 | Italiano Intermediate I, Istituto Italiano, Florence.
2011 | Catalan Language I, University of Amsterdam.
2009 | LAPP-Top Slavic Languages and Cultures, University of Leiden.


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