Olly Crouch




Olly has over 20 years experience as a teacher and trainer. He has taught ESL and business English courses and university preparation programs in both Australia and Japan.

At the Foundation, Olly delivers our Getting to the point® Baseline workshops.

He enjoys helping writers to communicate with purpose and craft a clear message for their audience. 

Before joining the Foundation, Olly trained new teachers in Tokyo. 

Professional qualifications

  • Studying a Certificate IV in Training and Assessment (Inspire Education)
  • Certificate in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (Regent)
  • Bachelor of Science (Geography) (University of Sheffield)


Olly keeps up with the latest plain English news through PLAIN.

Olly Crouch

 Our clients say

Olly was fantastic, very clear, explained everything, kept attention. Great teacher, and kept everything fun and interactive.

Senior licensing officer, government department

Thanks Olly for your time - you were very engaging and have taught me skills and techniques to apply in my role.

Senior policy and projects officer, justice agency