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Lorraine offers a discount of 50% on their first / introductory lesson!

Special Needs

Hourly RateOnline Lessons
Hourly Rate
GCSE £45.00£22.50
A-Level £45.00£22.50
University £45.00£22.50
Casual Learner £45.00£22.50

Music

Hourly RateOnline Lessons
Hourly Rate
Casual Learner £45.00£22.50

Drama

Hourly RateOnline Lessons
Hourly Rate
Casual Learner £45.00£22.50

English (Foreign Language)

Hourly RateOnline Lessons
Hourly Rate
Casual Learner £45.00£22.50

Study Skills

Hourly RateOnline Lessons
Hourly Rate
GCSE £45.00£22.50
A-Level £45.00£22.50
University £45.00£22.50
Casual Learner £45.00£22.50

Personal Description:

I teach adults and teens with learning difficulties, special educational needs such as ASD, SEN, and dyslexia and those struggling with the effect of emotional and behavioural difficulties on their learning I help students to maximize their learning capacity, overcome learning blocks, improve their own concentration and deal with stress in order to improve their academic performance.

I have approximately 18 years experience of delivering dynamic workshops into schools, libraries and other settings through creative education.

Music: I have a BTEC 3 in Music Technology and an Arts Award Centre (Bronze and Silver) and can teach Music exploration and understanding.

My CPD includes:

- Child Protection in Education
- Working With reluctant Speakers
- Positive Behaviour Management
- Anger & aggression Management
- Counselling Skills and practise
- Trauma and Critical debriefing
- Gestalt Diploma
- Neuro-psychological Immunology

I am a certified laughter wellness leader.

Who can I help? Students with school phobia, nervous learners, students with anxieties around learning, socialising or sensory issues. Students whom identify as having a non-specific SEN, exam anxiety.

What do I teach? I can help with the following subjects: English, English literature, functional maths, SEN music and instrument learning, drama for confidence building, CBT for anxiety, Gestalt for disassociative anxiety, general mentoring.

I do discounts for block-bookings.
I can offer group sessions for home-educated children.
I have two children.

Tutoring Experience:

I have been involved in delivering workshops into schools since 1998 initially in the field of live-literature. I have run several live-literature groups and spearheaded major events and workshops. I have worked on various youth music and drama projects and with adults with learning disabilities. I ran a schools workshop programme which includes interactive storytelling, poetry and other forms of live lit.

Since December 2014 I have worked as a private tutor, SEN support and with learners who have dyslexia, dyscalculia, autism, school phobia/trauma, home-educated children and in a alternative unit with young people who have been repeatedly excluded from school. I have extensive experience running creative projects with adults with learning disabilities and PMLD also working with children with SEN/ASD. I briefly worked as an ABA tutor.

Tutoring Approach:

I have a person centred approach to teaching. I use games, art, online programmes, music and lots of humour to teach. For those who find traditional learning stressful I can also work with stress management and relaxation. I offer a free initial consultation you can meet me and experience my teaching without obligation. One-to-one lessons are term-time only booked one term in advance. Discount for block bookings applies. I also put together learning support packages for students who need tutoring, online support, parent support or support & appeal letters.

Availability: ONLINE LESSONS full availability. One-to-one TBA (please contact me directly via the website)

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

Qualifications:

  • Stonebridge (2014) - Gestalt Therapy (College) (✔ On File)
  • Stonebridge (2012) - Teaching Assistant (College) (✔ On File)
  • Stonebridge (2012) - Drama In Education (College) (✔ On File)
  • Canterbury (2007) - Music Technology (Professional) (✔ On File)

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