The first position after graduating from Almaty Pedagogical Institute of Foreign Languages was an English instructor in the public school from 1968 -1969, from 1971-1986 an English teacher/ head of the curricula and teaching methodology section at English language public school. From 1986 - 1989 was a part-time instructor in Almaty Power engineering institute doing the courses General English and English for specific purposes. 1989 - 1992 did the English courses for adult learners, from 1993 -1996 had a position of freelance interpreter in Kazakhstan Chamber of commerce and industry and European Consortium for Privatization.From 1994 - 2016 started working for Language Center at Kazakhstan Institute of Management, Economics and Strategic Research. The positions were an English instructor, Bachelor program coordinator, then a Language Center’s Coordinator of Administration and Scheduling.
From 2016 - present a senior lecturer at Satbayev University.
At Satbayev University English Language Department I am a team leader of the course General English 2,from 2017-2019 was a team leader of General English 1.
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2.Utebayeva Z., Utembayeva K.,Shegebayev M.( 2005). Higher Education in Kazakhstan, 2/2005,pp.12-15.
1.1964-1968 -Pedagogical Institute of Foreign Languages ( at present University of World Languages), Almaty, English language faculty.
2.2006-2009- Kazakhstan Institute of Management, Economics and Strategic Research, The College of Social Sciences.
3. CEELT ( Cambridge exam English for language teachers)
Certificate ( Paper 1-B, Paper 2-B,Paper 3-B)