Penelope Golightly

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EFL Teaching Co-ordinator, EFL/TEFL Lecturer

Centre for Academic English and Skills

Contact Details

tel: 01905 857537

Penny Dinezos Golightly is a lecturer in EFL, EAP and TEFL training. Penny graduated from the University of London, QMC (formerly Westfield College) with a BA Hons in English Literature in 1989.

Penny gained the RSA CELTA qualification in 1992 and the RSA Diploma in TEFL in 1998. Penny has held TEFL teaching roles in Greece and the UK, in FE and the private language school sector as well as Director of Studies positions in private language colleges in the UK. Penny joined the University of Worcester in 2006 and has been delivering the TEFL modules since 2008. Penny became an approved CELTA course trainer in 2014 and has worked on the University of Worcester CELTA courses since then.

Teaching & Research

Specialist Teaching Areas   


Professional Bodies

Penny is a Fellow of the Higher Education Academy.


'Reflective journals and reflective practice in TEFL (Teaching English as a Foreign Language): communication, participation and engagement', Learning, Teaching and Student Experience Conference, University of Worcester, June 2015