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English

Hourly Rate
Primary £40.00
Secondary £40.00
GCSE £50.00
Casual Learner £40.00

Spanish

Hourly Rate
Primary £40.00
Secondary £45.00
GCSE £50.00
Casual Learner £35.00

Entrance Exams

Hourly Rate
11 Plus £40.00
13 Plus £40.00
14 Plus £50.00

Special Needs

Hourly Rate
Primary £40.00
Secondary £40.00
GCSE £50.00
Casual Learner £40.00

English (Foreign Language)

Hourly Rate
Primary £35.00
Secondary £35.00
GCSE £35.00
Casual Learner £35.00

Citizenship

Hourly Rate
Primary £40.00
Secondary £40.00
GCSE £40.00
Casual Learner £40.00

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Personal Description:

I am a Post graduate qualified teacher & lecturer. I have over 18 years teaching experience. I am currently working at a private (independent) school. I am a Specialist/Lead English teacher. I have worked for Croydon, Southwark & Lewisham Education Authorities as a Consultant and Teacher.

I am qualified to teach Mainstream and Special Educational Needs. I work towards improving and increasing a pupil's level and every single one has increased their level and exceeded their school teacher's expectations! Pupils improve skills and progress. I devise personal learning plans in consultation with the student and/or parent.

I enjoy finding different and innovative strategies to teach and ensure that my learner is going to achieve the very best. I am a qualified Psychologist and Counsellor. Teaching is more than a job to me and I have the skills to help you or your child succeed.

I have 4 children. The two eldest are at top universities, my son passed entrance exams for Whitgift and Trinity. He was offered Scholarships. My youngest daughter is at Primary School.

I am an Assistant Scout leader and was a Girl Guide helper for many years before that.

Tutoring Experience:

I work part time as a teacher in an independent school. My main subject is English but I also teach other subjects. I have helped all of my pupils to progress to the correct level and most have progressed to a higher level.

I have been continuously trained for 18 years to help me to successfully teach children, young people and adults; including those with learning difficulties and disabilities.

I have worked for Lewisham and Southwark Education Authorities as an Education Consultant and giving private tuition (paid by the authorities) specifically helping students who have fallen behind at school due to emotional, behavioural problems or/and having a learning disability.

I worked for Croydon, Southwark and Lewisham Colleges as a Lecturer and Coordinator. All of my students have passed their courses and exams.

I worked as a Counsellor for a Parenting Charity and conducted Literacy Workshops for Adult Education Centres.

I have run workshops showing Teaching Assistants, Teachers and Parents the different strategies to use when teaching people with learning difficulties and/or disabilities including ASD, dyslexia, ADHD, etc. I also run short courses on how teachers and lecturers can use different programs and innovative resources to maintain their student's interest and motivation.

Tutoring Approach:

I use different strategies to teach in the most successful way. I am being regularly trained at work on the best methods of teaching, assessing, producing resources, etc. I try to make learning FUN!

I use a variety of resources and methods to suit each individual's requirements. I carry out continuous assessment to ensure that what is being taught is understood. I like to incorporate the learner's individual interests into lessons to ensure that they have an enjoyable time learning and stay motivated.

I give feedback on progress and advice on how to continue to work at home and improve further. I continuously find strategies to help you or your child succeed. I am very sensitive to a child and adult's needs and in finding out the best methods to help them learn and progress.

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Native Language: English (British)
Additional Languages: Polish, Spanish
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (evenings)
References Available: Yes (✔ On File)

Qualifications:

  • Lewisham College (2012) - Corporate Health & Safety (Professional) (✔ On File)
  • ASDAN (2011) - PSD Centre Co-ordinator Trainer (Professional) (✔ On File)
  • University of Sussex (1997) - Education (PGCE) (✔ On File)
  • London Guildhall University (1994) - Psychology (Bachelors) (✔ On File)

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