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Experienced Teacher/Tutor: fostering a love of learning in a calm, stress-free way!

I am an experienced teacher and primary school with a wealth of knowledge about the British Education System and about teaching English, underpinned by an in-depth understanding of the ways children learn.
I can offer the following:
• Individual/small group English lessons.
• Individual/small group support and preparation for the British school state SATS examinations at primary level.
• Specialized advice on supportive approaches for children with special educational needs.
• Tutoring and support for parents to help their children’s learning.
All lessons are interactive, fun, and tailored to the learner's needs and preferred learning style and ability.

Location

At student's location: Around Sevenoaks, United Kingdom

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General info

Skills:
English:
English as a second language (esl), English for adults, School
Age:
Children (7-12 years old)
Adults (18-64 years old)
Seniors (65+ years old)
Student level:
Beginner
Intermediate
Duration:
60 minutes
The class is taught in:English

About Me

I have been a teacher and senior leader (Deputy Head Teacher) in London schools for the past twenty years and have always loved it; a fact that I know has motivated me to continually find ways for all children and adults to learn successfully and joyfully at the highest levels possible. I believe that people are inherently positive and creative and that with precise, multisensory, interesting teaching and learner-centred learning, they will achieve their best. I feel there is always an atmosphere of discovery, excitement, focus and motivation to achieve in my lessons as every lesson is a new lesson and there to be enjoyed together. I like to get to know the learners I work with so that I can tailor the lessons to suit their personality and preferred learning style.

Education

CELTA: Certificate in English Language Teaching to Adults
BA: English & Education
MA: Dance in Education
Talk 4 Writing (T4W) Training: programme that enables learners to have an internalised bank of high quality, culturally diverse, narrative storehouses, to draw from when developing an understanding of grammar and vocabulary and its use to create meaning when speaking and writing.
Mindfulness Training (MBSR): a way of being calm, grounded and centred so that learning can take place in a calm environment, both external and internal, to maximise learning.

Experience / Qualifications

I am an experienced teacher and primary school leader (Deputy Head of London Schools for 15 years) with a wealth of knowledge about the British Education System and about teaching English, underpinned by an in-depth understanding of the ways children learn.

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Availability of a typical week

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from £35At student's home

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If you are not satisfied after your first lesson, Apprentus will find you another instructor or will refund your first lesson.

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