Karyn

Karyn

Market Harborough Tutor

Born in France, I have a degree in Psychology.
Since relocating in the United Kingdom, my working background has been for the last 16 years teaching French, (primarily with adults & the business sector), and Psychology (A-levels, GCSE and University Foundation Programmes).

Tutoring Experience

Since Oct 2009 - Academic Tutor, Brooke House College, Market Harborough.
Teaching: Psychology, Sociology, Humanities and French -GCSE, A Level and University Foundation Programmes.

February 2002 – July 2008 – Adult Tutor, Welland Park Community College, Market Harborough
Responsibilities included:

• Teaching different levels of French courses – Holiday French, Beginner French, French levels 1 to 7, and also Business French.

• Outlook Project – Leicestershire Health Service – teaching French to adults recovering from mental health difficulties.

• Created course “Living the Dream” – designed to help students relocate to France.

• Created website for French level 2 students to enhance using the Internet. Developed in partnership with Loughborough University – Technology to Enhance Adult Community Learning.

November 2004 - July 2006 – Adult Tutor, Business French – The Energy Brokers Ltd, Leicester – teaching on a weekly basis Business French to a group of European Account Managers.

September 2003 – July 2004 – Adult Tutor, Learn Direct – Focus Four Training, Lutterworth – taught beginners, intermediate and advanced levels using new IT packages.

August 2004 and 2005 and Easter 2006 and 2007 – Adult Tutor, Uppingham School, Uppingham, Rutland – developed and taught intensive French courses Stages 1 and 2 over one week periods

Tutoring Approach

• Proven ability across a wide range of language courses
• Experienced at motivating learners to succeed

LanguagesFrench
AvailabilityWeekends, Weekdays (all times)
References Available On File

Qualifications

Welland Park teacher Trainings2006ProfessionalOther training courses – include “Mixed-ability teaching with Adults in the Classroom”, “Creative Writing”, “Learning Disabilities – including Dyslexia”.
City & Guilds2005ProfessionalCity & Guilds 7407 and 7307 - Stages 1 and 2 Further Education Teaching Certificates
University1994BachelorsBSc (Pysch) – University of Bordeaux, France

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Subjects taught
French
GCSE£25
A-Level£30
University£30
Casual Learner£30
Psychology
GCSE£25
A-Level£30