I have a warm, encouraging and connecting personality with excellent student rapport skills which enables me to successfully discover my students interest and passions and incorporate them into the learning materials. I have recently returned from living in France for the last 7 years and I fully appreciate the difficulties and the challenges of making yourself understood in another language.
My previous work background was in marketing, business administration and customer service.
3 years teaching English as a Foreign Language in France from Beginners to Advanced level. General English, Business English, Conversation classes and preparation for TOEIC.
One to one, small groups and University classes ( 2 years working at the University of Aix/Marseille)
5 years of TEFL teaching in the Uk- conversation classes, private lessons, Business English.
I have experience preparing students for IELTS, FCE, CAE,OET and TOEIC exams.
IELTS British Council Teacher Training IH London Dec 19 and March 20 (CPD accredited)
Flexibility within a structure and a real desire to understand the needs, interests and passions of the student to add interest and points of connection into the lesson.
I also like to have some fun and laughter in the class too!
|Languages||English (British), French|
|References Available||On File|
|Cheltenham International Language Centre||2012||Professional||CELTA|
|Kingston Polytechnic||1984||Professional||Diploma in Management Studies|
|Kingston Polytechnic||1984||Professional||Diplom in Marketing|
|Birmingham Polytechnic||1982||Bachelors||HNC Business Studies|
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