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English Language (Reading, Writing and Speaking Proficiency)

Depending on the level, will taper the English tuition to best suit the need of the English student.
I have taught English as a foreign language in schools to ages 8-18, but I am willing to teach anyone from pre-school level to adults.
I am able to focus on any particular facet of the English Language from speaking and reading to the use of vocabulary and grammar in writing.

Extra information

Pen and paper essential, laptop preferable

Location

At teacher's location: Waverley Park Terrace, Edinburgh EH8 8EP, UK
At student's location: Around Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Online via webcam

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General info

Skills:
English:
English as a second language (esl), English for adults, School
Age:
Preschool children (4-6 years old)
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
60 minutes
The class is taught in:English

About Me

I am a young and energetic teacher who is academically-minded and enjoys discussing topics relating to literature, history, theology and politics. I like to keep my lessons discussion-based when grappling with ideas to ensure the students are able to think for themselves and articulate their understanding of a subject. In addition to this, I like to use writing, reading, performance and videos in my lessons to maximise the student's engagement with the topics, and keep it fun and interesting.

I have experience teaching English, IT and History at a prestigious boarding school in Lebanon, where I taught both classes of children aged 8-11 and one-on-one learning support classes for children aged 8-18. I also have experience teaching children with learning difficulties and naturally, I have received extensive Child Protection Training and DBS Certifications.

Education

University of Edinburgh
M.A (Hons) Theology
(Specialisation in Islamic Studies and use of religion in politics)
2015-2019

Adams' Grammar School
A-Level: English Literature, Religious Studies, Government & Politics
2007-2014

Experience / Qualifications

I have experience teaching English, IT and History at a prestigious private boarding school in Lebanon
Full DBS Certification
Child Protection trained
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