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French

Price GuideOnline Lessons
Price Guide
Beginner £40.00£38.00
Intermediate £40.00£38.00
Advanced £45.00£42.75
Expert £50.00£47.50

German

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Beginner £40.00£38.00
Intermediate £40.00£38.00

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Personal Description:

I am a highly qualified and successful teacher with 25 years' experience of teaching students of all abilities in the UK. Previously Head of Languages in a secondary school, I have a passion for France, spending 11 weeks a year there, and my knowledge of French is completely up-to-date as opposed to text-book French. German is the other language I am qualified to teach.

Teaching Experience:

I am the former Head of Modern Foreign Languages and Vice Principal n a secondary school and have taught French to students of all abilities, from beginner to A level, as well as German to GCSE Higher level. I am fully conversant with the current requirements of the exam boards. My students regularly obtain results 2 levels above their predicted grades and have even been known to enjoy their language learning!

As well as whole-class teaching, I have extensive experience of private tuition with both children and adults; my youngest student is currently 5 years old and my eldest is 85!

I currently teach French in a state primary school to 240 enthusiastic little people and curremtly have Skype students in Canada and Hong Kong.

Teaching Approach:

First and foremost, I want my students to enjoy their language-learning experience. When having fun, my students feel relaxed and are then more likely to retain what is being taught. As a private tutor, my lessons are completely geared to the particular requirements and interests of the students, whether patiently coaxing and cajoling a reluctant teenager towards a GCSE pass, helping a potential Oxbridge candidate to obtain a starred "A" grade at A level or providing opportunities for adults to resurrect their rusty French in order to add an extra dimension to holidays in France or even retire abroad. No two lessons are the same but they are all enjoyable.

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Native Language: English (British)
Additional Languages: French
Availability: Weekdays (all times)
References Available: Yes (✔ On File)

Qualifications:

  • University of Hertfordshire (1994) - French and German (PGCE) (✔ On File)
  • City of London Polytechnic (1986) - Graduate diploma in Bilingual Secretarial Studies with ICT and Business (Professional) (✔ On File)
  • University of Bristol (1985) - 2:1 BA Hons French (Bachelors) (✔ On File)
  • Watford Grammar School for Girls (1981) - A level French and German, grade A (School) (✔ On File)

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