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ESL Grinds and ESL Tutors - Find a Local ESL Tutor

First Tutors: Ireland helps you locate your preferred home ESL tutors in Ireland. Please use our service to search for local ESL grinds locally and select the tutor who best meets your needs.

Meet some of our Grinds

Francesca
and am in the process of getting my Irish Garda Vetting Certificate. I have much experience in tailoring teaching to the specific needs of the individual student. As I have much experience working with students of a diverse variety of abilities, ages and backgrounds, I have a variety of strategies and creative resources to engage students in the learning and support them in achieving their goal. I am an enthusiastic teacher who enjoys exploring fundamental...
Steafan

Steafan

College: BA English, Music and Sociology (2014)
on teaching you grammar step by step. Most people need to begin with verb tenses. When you've learned this well, and you have made it a habit, I will move on to the next step. This is a great way of learning how to make good English sentences! If I notice that you have any pronunciation problems I will show you how to make good English sounds. Don't worry! I will try pronounce some of...
Mary

Mary

Mooncoin
English, ESL, French, Learning Disabilities
Masters: Masters in Education (2001)
to help the student to build a wide and rich French vocabulary while also developing examination standard listening and writing skills which will all lead to a successful oral, aural and written examination. For students studying English I aim to instill a thorough knowledge of the single and comparative texts necessary for both paper one and paper two of the leaving certificate examination. For the junior certificate students my target is to focus on the...
Laura

Laura

Portarlington
Bachelors: Bachelor of Education (2008)
Laois area but I am willing and happy to travel. 10 years experience teaching mainstream classes and working with children with special needs specialising in ASD. Five years experience with home tuition and July provision programmes. Practical, learning made fun and relatable. My preference is to get down to the childs level and find a way to teach the child and excite them about the topic. I like to get to know a child's interests...
Liza

Liza

Bachelors: BA International Marketing & Languages (1988)
where I taught all ages from 3 to 80 and all levels from Beginners to Cambridge CAE. At the moment I am teaching English to foreign students and French to Junior Cert students. I always believe that grinds should be a joint effort between the student and the tutor. I encourage interaction. I believe that we all learn from our mistakes. When teaching younger children, I like to use interactive lesson materials with songs and...
Rebecca

Rebecca

Foxford
English, ESL, History, Spanish, Essay Writing / Study Skills
Bachelors: History (1st class Honours) (2012)
approach to each student. I think that most students struggle with the subject and lose their enjoyment of it because of a lack of confidence and fear of failure so I try to boost their confidence with lots of sincere praise and commendation. Learning must also be fun as well as progressive and this makes it memorable and motivates a student to learn. I like to have an initial consultation meeting with the student (and...
Maria

Maria

Leixlip
ESL, French, Learning Disabilities, Spanish, Essay Writing / Study Skills
Masters: Movement Psychotherapy (2013)
got them through their exams. In all my lessons clear objectives and aims are set out and followed through with active participation, plenty of practice and reviewing what was learned in each session. Knowing how to use certain grammar points using real, everyday examples makes the language fun and students say they actually enjoy learning sometimes for the first time! Language learning and exam focus need not be a chore. My awareness of how language...

Caoimhin

English, History, ESL, Law, Essay Writing / Study Skills, Philosophy
Masters: LLM - (Masters in Law) International Human Rights (2015)
the course and for ensuring that each student understands the material. While presenting challenges not present in third level tutorials, this work has helped me to develop as a teacher and better understand the needs of students at different levels of education. My approach to the grinds I provide will vary on the student I am working with. Each student has their own way of learning and processing information. This can be a reason that...
Simon
level in the Academic Humanities (Philosophy, Psychology and Literature), with MA degrees in Creative Writing and European Philosophy. I am also a trained and qualified Academic English/ESL tutor, with 20+ years' experience of course design and delivery, specialising in academic essay writing and composition. Highly experienced teacher in numerous universities, VI Form colleges, Adult Education colleges and language schools, as well as in 1-1 tutoring. Student-centred and highly tailored to individual learner requirements. Patient, conscientious...
Sean

Sean

Clonee
English, ESL, History, Religious Studies, Essay Writing / Study Skills
Masters: Master of Arts (1994)
questions in detail and accurately anticipating the types that will come up each year. I teach Idea, Evidence and Explanation, the one central skill that applies right throughout all English exams, the skill that when practised is guaranteed to achieve an H2 at the lowest. Guaranteed? Sound too good to be true? Get in touch and I'll explain all of this in detail. Twenty years, at all levels. I have tutored hundreds of students to...

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