Skip to main content

Irina Balueva

Teacher of Russian


Graduated with Honours from Peoples’ Friendship University in Moscow in Linguistics, having accredited a Translator Diploma in English and Spanish languages in 2010. Successfully completed Master’s degree in English Linguistics at UCL in London in 2011. Subsequently, became passionate about teaching foreign languages to foreigners. In 2012, successfully completed CELTA course at International House London in Holborn. Taught EFL at one of the leading world’s language schools – Education First. Taught Russian as a Foreign Language (RFL) at the Oxford International school in London in 2015. Experience in teaching both English and Russian to foreign students (children and adults), having taught group lessons as well as private students. Currently, working at a language school in Central London, teaching RFL to adult professionals as well as in a higher education setting at the Modern Language Centre.