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Learn English from a Native Speaker, All levels welcome

I am a native english speaker from the USA. I have been living in Brighton getting a masters degree in community psychology. I have studied in America and the UK and am familiar with both education systems. My goal is to help any person who wishes to improve their english language skills, both written and spoken. My schedule is flexible. We can work together to develop your skills at a pace that is right for you. Any age, background, language level, all are welcome.

Extra information

We can work out logistics via email.

Location

At teacher's location: Montpelier Place, Brighton BN1 3BF, UK
At student's location: Around Brighton, United Kingdom
Online via webcam

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General info

Skills:

English:
English as a second language (esl), English for adults, School

Age:

Children (7-12 years old)
Teenagers (13-17 years old)
Adults (18-64 years old)
Seniors (65+ years old)

Student level:

Beginner
Intermediate
Advanced

Duration:

30 minutes
45 minutes
60 minutes

The class is taught in:

English

About Me

Hello, my name is Amanda. I am 27 years old and I am from Los Angeles, California. I have been living in Brighton for 3 years. I recently finished a Community Psychology masters program at the University of Brighton. I am a very open person who loves all kinds of people. I am not judge-mental and respect peoples’ autonomy and right to choose. I am confident, often the first one on the dance floor and I love to have fun. My flexible approach to life and go with the flow attitude help put others at ease and allow me to meet challenges head on while maintaining a positive caring nature. I strive to help others succeed. I love to teach! I am sensitive and a good listener and have a keen ability to see multiple sides and perspectives in a given situation. I work well as a team member and support colleagues to get the work done. I am keen to learn and a quick study. I truly celebrate diversity and equality and fight for the rights, independence, inclusion and choice.

All are welcome, any age, background, language level...etc.

Education

2019 Masters Degree in Community Psychology University of Brighton
2018 Pre- Masters Course UBIC-International College
2010-2014 B.A. Psychology Lewis and Clark College
2006-2010 High School Diploma New Roads School

Experience / Qualifications

I have experience supporting students and tutoring english, primary school age as well as teenagers. Having studied in both America and the UK, I have a good understanding of both education systems.

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  • Instructor since December 2019

Availability of a typical week

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from £12Online via webcam
from £14At student's home

Good-fit Instructor Guarantee


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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