Vitaliia was born and studied in West Ukraine but began her teaching career and worked all time in Kyiv. She graduated from Yuriy Fedkovych Chernivtsi State University where she earned a Bachelor’s degree with Honours in English Language and Literature to become a lecturer of English language and literature, and a teacher of German. She studied at graduate school of Kamyanets-Podilsky Ivan Ohiienko National University and is a PhD holder in Literature of Foreign Countries.
Vitaliia worked as a lecturer in the Department of Foreign Languages at the Institute of International Relations of Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv, then worked as an associate professor in the Department of Theory, Practice and Translation of English of the Faculty of Linguistics at National Technical University of Ukraine “Igor Sikorsky Kyiv Polytechnic Institute’. She has also written 29 scientific works, 3 educational and methodical manuals and translated technical information for the Ukrainian military. After 20 years working in Kyiv, Vitaliia moved to London when the war in Ukraine began. She continued to teach her university courses online. This year she is now teaching in two London IB schools. We are pleased that Vitaliia has joined the team working with our Ukrainian students.