Christine Jewels has been teaching Italian in Somerset and Dorset for twenty years. She is a teacher of both adults and children having worked at Millfield School and Sherborne School for Girls.

As well as teaching, Christine is an experienced translator. She gained a qualification in commercial Italian whilst working in the aerospace industry.

Since then she has gained two degrees in Italian from the University of Bristol, an Honours Degree in Italian and History of Art in 1998 and a Master’s Degree in 20th century Italian Cultural Studies.


Christine has taught Italian from absolute beginners to A level. She has also coached undergraduates for examination re-sits.

Her particular interests include 20th-century Italian culture and the history of Italian art.