Joy Mitchell-kardasz

Joy Mitchell-kardasz

Regional Qualification(s):

Yorkshire

Language(s):

English, French, Italian

Phone Number(s):

0113-2669146, 07742594976

Introduction:

A gifted linguist, I lived in Italy, France and Spain where I was a Guide and Tour Manager. I have a lively outgoing personality and have worked for many tour companies, city councils and educational institutions.

Personal Interests:

Literature & Religion
Yorkshire Life & Culture
History
Architecture

Special Interests:

Architecture

Through the ages from ancient to modern, civic builings, churches, cathedrals, monasteries and town and city planning.

Conferences & Incentives

Professional, specialist and student groups with interpreting and translating.

Countryside

Moors, Dales, Coast, Lakes and reservoirs in Yorkshire: "God's own country".

History & Prehistory

"The history of York is the history of England" (George VI). York Minster and the City of York.

Industrial Heritage

Local industries, shops and shopping.

Interpreting & Translating

Italian, Spanish and French. A fluent commentary about Yorkshire and Britain - history, architecture, literature, customs and heritage.

Literature

Specialist Literary Tours: Literature, e.g. life and landscape of the Brontes.

Walking Tours

Leader of walking tours in the Yorkshire Dales with commentary on landscape, birds, flora & fauna, gardens.

Sports & Pastimes

Interpreter/Translator for sports events e.g Football/Leeds United Football Club:UEFA & Champions League Matches.

Food & Drink

Savour the flavour of regional specialities. Find out about recipes, ingredients and the best places to eat & drink.

Other
Other
Other

Endorsements:

York Minster

Additional Qualifications:

B.Ed (French): Dip.TEFL: Dip.Italian IOL

Driver Guide:

No