MATT SALUSBURY, news editor and journalist, has worked for EL Gazette since 2007. He is also joint Chair of the London Freelance Branch of the National Union of Journalists and co-edits its newsletter, the Freelance. He taught English language for 15 years in the Netherlands, in Turkey, in a North London further education college and now as an English for Academic Purposes tutor, most recently at the London School of Economics. He is a native English speaker and is also fluent in Dutch.
Direct action by @TEFLunion targets North London ESOL provider and its business partners over claim that a teacher was put on a "bogus "self-employment" contract, making her ineligible for the Govt. COVID-19 furlough that her colleagues benefited from. https://iww.org.uk/news/working-in-an-esol-training-centre-my-experience/