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Hourly Rate
Primary £10.00
Secondary £10.00
GCSE £15.00


Hourly Rate
Primary £10.00
Secondary £10.00
GCSE £15.00

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Personal Description:

I am currently a second year student at Swansea University studying for a BA in German.

I am extremely passionate about language learning and after receiving a scholarship from the DAAD (German Academic Exchange Service) to live and study in Munich in the summer of 2011, I feel confident enough to motivate students in their own 'language journey'. Furthermore, I am currently preparing for my year abroad in Germany for the 2012/2013 academic year where I will be teaching English as a foreign language in a secondary school.

In addition to this, I am a Student Language Ambassador for 'Routes Into Languages Cymru' where I have been trained in all aspects of motivating students to study a language.

Tutoring Experience:

In the past, I have mentored primary school students (aged 7 - 10) in order to improve their reading and writing skills in English so teaching comes naturally to me!

Tutoring Approach:

I am entirely flexible and I am always willing to adapt to the students style of learning - be it via games, using and discussing the most up to date material from authentic sources or even just sitting down and discussing a grammar point the student doesn't understand. I always place emphasis on students developing their proficiency in the four key areas of language learning: Speaking, Listening, Reading and Writing.

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Native Language: English (British)
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
References Available: No (✘ Not On File)


  • Swansea University (2014) - German (Bachelors) (✘ Not On File)
  • Ebbw Vale Comprehensive School (2010) - A Level German Grade B (School) (✘ Not On File)
  • Ebbw Vale Comprehensive School (2008) - GCSE German Grade A* (School) (✘ Not On File)
  • Ebbw Vale Comprehensive School/Swansea University (2008) - GCSE Spanish Grade B & have completed an intensive beginners course in Spanish at university (the level I am now at is 'Pre- Degree' level). (School) (✘ Not On File)

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