Susan

Susan

Liverpool Tutor

Hi, I am a qualified and experienced teacher of 15 years plus . I teach 11+ entrance exams, English Literature and Language , IELTS, and Spanish up to degree level. In 2017, 2 of my Spanish GCSE students achieved 'A' and A*
I have taught in local secondary schools and large companies businesses such as Jaguar, INEOS and Arriva.
I am an understanding and focused teacher giving you clear goals and reviews so you can see your progress.

Spanish for Business: I have taught businesses in Venezuela and Colombia as well as the UK.
Worked as an international community development worker for a large NGO in South America.
I enjoy building a good relationship and seeing you succeed. I enjoy helping overseas students studying in Liverpool who need Study Skills/& Academic English and those who require 7+ on their IELTS.

I take time to design a course/ Individual Learning Plan to suit you.
My aim is to improve your confidence with lots of practice and encouragement.
I help you understand exam questions and how to get full marks.
I have plenty of experience teaching Spanish to businesses, adults . I presently teach employees of Land Rover Jaguar for their staff who travel throughout Europe. I have also taught Arrival buses and Santander Bank .

Students I have taught have gained entrance to Cambridge University and UCL.
But apart from now being a teacher I have worked in industry for 10 years plus so I am familiar with what businesses need. I have taught companies English who have specialists arriving in the UK for short term contracts.
Teaching you confidence, good essay skills and good grammar.
I am here to support your learning process . I believe it is this 1:1 thorough and detailed approach that gives the best results!
For Languages you need lots of speaking practice. I have prepared many students for their oral GCSE exams
Entrance exam for 11+ FOR St. Hilda's, , Liverpool College, Bluecoat, St Margaret's, Merchant Taylor and Altringham Grammar. Or English as a second language for Chinese students
GCSE English,
Spanish for GCSE, A Level, support for 11-15 years (Secondary)

Business Spanish
English as a Second Language, TEFL and or .
I presently teach in Liverpool schools, Land Rover Jaguar executives and Arriva Buses.
Whether you are learning for holidays ( property abroad), languages or for a business exibition you will enjoy the tailor made courses I prepare.
Before teaching I was an international community development worker for an NGO working throughout South America and Europe. I helped prepare reports for the UN.
5 students in 2013 gained 'A's in A level and GCSE. I thoroughly enjoy the subjects I teach and I have plenty of experience. Teaching now for some 15 years, both here in the UK and internationally in Hawaii, Spain and South America. I have taught Spanish for Education Authorities, education agencies and Universities.I am very familiar with the current curriculum.
I teach Spanish up to degree level. English Literature and Language up to GCSE. Business English for overseas students, and EFL .My interests are English Literature museums, art galleries and all things Latin American.
Recently gain a BA Hons degree with the Open University in Spanish /English and Renaissance Art..I presently work for a variety of people including Education Agencies, Adult Education Centres and large companies. I have travelled internationally as a community development worker.
I use CD's Skype, DVD's, films , podcasts, U Tube. Each class has a worksheet practice , speaking and written practice.
You contribute your ideas and develop your learning.
You have regular monthly reviews. I can coach you to further achieve in your studies.
Your ability and confidence in speaking will improve. Looking forward to hearing from you.Just to clarify the price quoted £20.00 is for Beginners English for ESL learners. Intermediate and above will be £25.00/hour. tuition at my home. If I travel to you it depends on the distance. I will travel up to 8miles for 1 hour BUt if you require discount the minimum booking would be 10 hours and receive 10% off.

Tutoring Experience

Many of my students have increased a grade or more in English , Spanish GCSE & A Level . IELTS and
entrance exams, I teach Spanish up to degree level , English GCSE, ESL and IELTS
I have taught for many years in the Adult Education sector, secondary education and private tutoring of individuals
I am presently tutoring GCSE Spanish and English Lit and Language to students in South Liverpool Schools.
A level Spanish,my lowest result was ' B'.
For Adult Learners I am easy going and give you a clear course outline. Regular monthly reviews to check your progress.
I have GCSE students every year. You have plenty of exam practice for written and oral exams.
Very good success rates teaching overseas students English/ IELTS Cambridge exam for EFL. English
15 years teaching here in the UK and internationally in Hawaii, Spain and South America.

You will have practice in exam technique and how to answer a question correctly, I teach my students study skills to be prepared. Make good revision note and use flash cards to remind them of the main points.

I have a BSc/BA in Spanish , English and Art History with the Open University, CELTA, TEFL, Teaching cert in 7307, 7303/4
Companies such as Jaguar ,Arriva Buses and Santander Bank still call upon my expertise and knowledge. Having worked in Colombia for nearly 7 years as a community development worker I have specialist experience working with NGO and businesses teaching community development in Latin America.

Tutoring Approach

Listening to your requirements i design a programme to suit. I have plenty of up to date exam practice ,, internet access, and reference materials. I include plenty of speaking sessions for Spanish
Prices are for tutoring at my home where I have white boards and all the materials . Additional charges may be applied for businesses . I tailor make classes to your industry's needs.working regularly with the catering industry, ,banking, and executives transferring to a new country.

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

Qualifications

Open University2012BachelorsBA/ BSc
Hope University2004ProfessionalCELTA
Liverpool Community College2001ProfessionalPTTITLLLS
Liverpool City Council1982ProfessionalTEFL

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Subjects taught
English
Primary£25
Secondary£25
GCSE£28
University£30
Casual Learner£25
Spanish
Primary£25
Secondary£25
GCSE£25
A-Level£30
University£30
Casual Learner£25
History
Primary£25
Secondary£25
Entrance Exams
Primary£25
Secondary£25
English (Foreign Language)
Primary£25
Secondary£25
GCSE£25
A-Level£30
University£30
Casual Learner£25
Study Skills
Secondary£25
GCSE£25
A-Level£30
University£30
Casual Learner£30