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Laura

Laura

Private English and French Tutor in Rickmansworth

Secondary school teacher and University of Bristol Graduate offering 11+ Entrance Exams, Primary English, GCSE English, French and Religious Studies tuition in Hertfordshire. I am an "Outstanding" rated qualified teacher in an "Outstanding" Ofsted rated school in Hertfordshire with full CRB disclosure. I have taught English abroad at Lycée Saint Sernin, Toulouse. In addition, I run focus groups in preparation for the 11+ Entrance Exams.

I am dedicated to helping students achieve their full potential. I believe the learning journey should be enjoyable, satisfying and challenging and my personalised approach ensures this is achievable.

Tutoring Experience

I currently teach English, French, and Religious Studies (including Philosophy and Ethics) at secondary level in Hertfordshire. I have taught English as a Foreign Language to adults and children, in England and also abroad.
I run focus groups for 11+ Entrance Exams and I also have experience teaching history at KS3.

I have lived and worked in France and taught English at both primary and secondary level.

I have also taught primary supply in a prep school in Hillingdon and continue to run focus groups in preparation for the 11+ Entrance exams.

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Tutoring Approach

My first priority is to ensure tutees have a solid grasp of the core skills required to meet the requirements of the examination boards, for whichever level this may be.

I have a highly personalised approach and focus on various techniques such as:

  • Individual conversation
  • Grammar
  • Vocabulary
  • Literacy -Extended writing
  • Exam & interview preparation -Independent learning techniques -Public speaking -Handwriting -Online tutorials -Memorisation techniques

I also offer relaxed conversation classes in both English and French.

I also offer intensive lessons during school holidays for tutees with less availability.

My flexible approach is always catered towards the needs of the individual student. I have extensive experience with less able pupils, those with additional needs and also with those who have been identified as gifted and talented.

NB: 50% payment for under 24 hours cancellation notice. 100% for no notice given.

LanguagesEnglish (British), French
AvailabilityWeekends, Weekdays (all times)
References Available On File

Qualifications

Herts2010PGCEFrench with German
University of Bristol2010BachelorsFrench Literature & Language (2.1 BA Hons)
Watford Grammar School for Girls2005SchoolA Levels- English Lit (A) English Lang (A) French (A) Drama & Theatre Studies (A) Religious Studies (A)

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