Burke has been a part-time
instructor in the United Nations English Language Programme, New York
Born in Ireland, Raymonde globe trotted with her husband and children
for a number of years. Thus, she has had a very varied and
international teaching career. In the Middle East (Bahrain), she was an
Elementary school teacher for three years. When she and her family
moved to Switzerland, she taught ESL at the European Centre for Nuclear
Research (CERN).Back in Ireland for one year, she taught French at a
Montessori School. Raymonde continued her French teaching career at a
private school in Kenya. She later joined the United Nations
Environment Programme (UNEP) in Kenya - first as an English teacher and
later as the English Language Co-Coordinator for five years.
Currently, in addition to working for the United Nations English
Language Programme, Raymonde is also an English instructor at
Manhattanville College in Westchester.
Raymonde feels that teaching is a marvelous profession and very
transportable! She loves her work, her colleagues and her students!