Margaret Timms

Shorthand Tutor
Margaret Timms joined GCU in January 2016 as Shorthand Tutor in the Department of Social Sciences, Media and Journalism in Glasgow School for Business and Society.

Her career began as a Medical Secretary gaining 120wpm medical shorthand in her Diploma course. On leaving college she taught shorthand at evening classes and worked in a variety of positions as a medical secretary including a period in New Zealand. In addition she spent a number of years within the education sector working in projects associated with distance and online learning in FE and HE. On setting up in business in more recent years she taught shorthand to newspaper reporters in Aberdeen as well as teaching IT skills to business and individual clients.