FavouritesAdd to Wish List
FavouritesAdd to Wish List
Trusted teacher
from24.00GBP/ h

English and Psychology, Test Prep Tutoring (11+, GCSE, Alevel, Undergraduate and Postgraduate Degree Level)

I have an Undergraduate degree, and a Postgraduate Masters degree in Psychology. I am an academic support mentor in Liverpool John Moores and Hope University. I have supported Undergraduate students and Postgraduate PhD students with academic writing.

I have a Postgraduate qualification in Specific learning difficulties, such as dyslexia and teach a multi-sensory language programme which targets grammar, punctuation, spelling and handwriting. I have taught students aged 6- 18 to improve their literacy skills and have received consistently good feedback.

Extra information

If we do the sessions over Skype/Zoom then it is important to have work to hand and we can split the screen so as to work collaboratively to improve reading, writing and general understanding of specific topics.

Location

Online via webcam
At student's location: Around Liverpool, United Kingdom

|
Use ⊞+wheel to zoom!
+

General info

suitcase iconSkills:
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:
60 minutes
The class is taught in:English

About Me

I love teaching and supporting students to achieve their potential.
I will start by listening to what you are struggling with and would like help with, we will then plan what to cover in each sessions based upon your specific needs.
One of the main aims will be to work on improving your understanding of specific topics and also your writing skills in terms of the grammar, comprehension, spelling and degree of articulacy.

Education

BSc Psychology 1st class hons
Masters degree Developmental Psychology and Disability Studies Distinction
Postgraduate certificate in Specific Learning Difficulties Dyslexia Distinction

Experience / Qualifications

Specialist Teacher for the past three years in a Private Tuition Centre
Academic support mentor at Liverpool John Moores and Liverpool Hope university

Ask a question

Send a message explaining your needs and Katie will reply soon:
The more detail, the better.
Ex. "Hi, when are you available to meet for a lesson?"

Availability of a typical week

(GMT -04:00) New York
MonTueWedThuFriSatSun
0              
1              
2  Monday at 2:00  Tuesday at 2:00  Wednesday at 2:00  Thursday at 2:00  Friday at 2:00  Saturday at 2:00  Sunday at 2:00
3  Monday at 3:00  Tuesday at 3:00  Wednesday at 3:00  Thursday at 3:00  Friday at 3:00  Saturday at 3:00  Sunday at 3:00
4  Monday at 4:00  Tuesday at 4:00  Wednesday at 4:00  Thursday at 4:00  Friday at 4:00  Saturday at 4:00  Sunday at 4:00
5  Monday at 5:00  Tuesday at 5:00  Wednesday at 5:00  Thursday at 5:00  Friday at 5:00  Saturday at 5:00  Sunday at 5:00
6  Monday at 6:00  Tuesday at 6:00  Wednesday at 6:00  Thursday at 6:00  Friday at 6:00  Saturday at 6:00  Sunday at 6:00
7  Monday at 7:00  Tuesday at 7:00  Wednesday at 7:00  Thursday at 7:00  Friday at 7:00  Saturday at 7:00  Sunday at 7:00
8  Monday at 8:00  Tuesday at 8:00  Wednesday at 8:00  Thursday at 8:00  Friday at 8:00  Saturday at 8:00  Sunday at 8:00
9  Monday at 9:00  Tuesday at 9:00  Wednesday at 9:00  Thursday at 9:00  Friday at 9:00  Saturday at 9:00  Sunday at 9:00
10  Monday at 10:00  Tuesday at 10:00  Wednesday at 10:00  Thursday at 10:00  Friday at 10:00  Saturday at 10:00  Sunday at 10:00
11  Monday at 11:00  Tuesday at 11:00  Wednesday at 11:00  Thursday at 11:00  Friday at 11:00  Saturday at 11:00  Sunday at 11:00
12  Monday at 12:00  Tuesday at 12:00  Wednesday at 12:00  Thursday at 12:00  Friday at 12:00  Saturday at 12:00  Sunday at 12:00
13  Monday at 13:00  Tuesday at 13:00  Wednesday at 13:00  Thursday at 13:00  Friday at 13:00  Saturday at 13:00  Sunday at 13:00
14  Monday at 14:00  Tuesday at 14:00  Wednesday at 14:00  Thursday at 14:00  Friday at 14:00  Saturday at 14:00  Sunday at 14:00
15  Monday at 15:00  Tuesday at 15:00  Wednesday at 15:00  Thursday at 15:00  Friday at 15:00  Saturday at 15:00  Sunday at 15:00
16              
17              
18              
19              
20              
21              
22              
23              
from £24Online via webcam
from £34At 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.

Online reputation

  • Instructor since March 2020
  • Google connected

Availability of a typical week

(GMT -04:00) New York
MonTueWedThuFriSatSun
0              
1              
2  Monday at 2:00  Tuesday at 2:00  Wednesday at 2:00  Thursday at 2:00  Friday at 2:00  Saturday at 2:00  Sunday at 2:00
3  Monday at 3:00  Tuesday at 3:00  Wednesday at 3:00  Thursday at 3:00  Friday at 3:00  Saturday at 3:00  Sunday at 3:00
4  Monday at 4:00  Tuesday at 4:00  Wednesday at 4:00  Thursday at 4:00  Friday at 4:00  Saturday at 4:00  Sunday at 4:00
5  Monday at 5:00  Tuesday at 5:00  Wednesday at 5:00  Thursday at 5:00  Friday at 5:00  Saturday at 5:00  Sunday at 5:00
6  Monday at 6:00  Tuesday at 6:00  Wednesday at 6:00  Thursday at 6:00  Friday at 6:00  Saturday at 6:00  Sunday at 6:00
7  Monday at 7:00  Tuesday at 7:00  Wednesday at 7:00  Thursday at 7:00  Friday at 7:00  Saturday at 7:00  Sunday at 7:00
8  Monday at 8:00  Tuesday at 8:00  Wednesday at 8:00  Thursday at 8:00  Friday at 8:00  Saturday at 8:00  Sunday at 8:00
9  Monday at 9:00  Tuesday at 9:00  Wednesday at 9:00  Thursday at 9:00  Friday at 9:00  Saturday at 9:00  Sunday at 9:00
10  Monday at 10:00  Tuesday at 10:00  Wednesday at 10:00  Thursday at 10:00  Friday at 10:00  Saturday at 10:00  Sunday at 10:00
11  Monday at 11:00  Tuesday at 11:00  Wednesday at 11:00  Thursday at 11:00  Friday at 11:00  Saturday at 11:00  Sunday at 11:00
12  Monday at 12:00  Tuesday at 12:00  Wednesday at 12:00  Thursday at 12:00  Friday at 12:00  Saturday at 12:00  Sunday at 12:00
13  Monday at 13:00  Tuesday at 13:00  Wednesday at 13:00  Thursday at 13:00  Friday at 13:00  Saturday at 13:00  Sunday at 13:00
14  Monday at 14:00  Tuesday at 14:00  Wednesday at 14:00  Thursday at 14:00  Friday at 14:00  Saturday at 14:00  Sunday at 14:00
15  Monday at 15:00  Tuesday at 15:00  Wednesday at 15:00  Thursday at 15:00  Friday at 15:00  Saturday at 15:00  Sunday at 15:00
16              
17              
18              
19              
20              
21              
22              
23              
from £24Online via webcam
from £34At 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.

Share


Valeria
Native speaker of Italian and teaching assistant at the University offers private lessons
Ciao a tutti! My name is Valeria. I am a native Italian speaker with a Degree in languages for Cultural Tourism (110/100 with distinction). I’m from Genova(North Italy), but I also lived in Madrid. Here in Liverpool I work as teaching assistant of Italian at the University. I base my classes on grammar, vocabulary, writing, translation. My classes are for all type of students with any types of needs. Just ask, and we will develop a personalised course just for you!

Jim
English Language for foreign speakers with emphasis on effective speaking and communication skills.
Tutoring communication skills via the medium of the English Language. Practical communicating skills with English for speakers of another language. This is practical lesson/course with emphasis on the spoken language. Everyday situation can be practised and experenced in the field. Business language is a speciality of mine. I cater for all ages and all levels.

Andrei
English and/or Spanish Language Courses (business, academical, classical, slang, stereotypes)
Dear friends, My goal is to keep the natural language environment. Involvement is everything, right? This class is for all. I am a professional from Moscow. My native languages are Russian and Chuvash. I speak also English. And I am learning Spanish, French, German, Turkish and Chinese (Mandarin). BA & MA in Sociology at Lomonosov Moscow State University. MA in Marketing at Higher School of Economics (Moscow). I lived in Brussels (MA in Business Administration at KU Leuven). And also university exchange programs in Thailand (Walailak University) and Turkey (Maltepe University). I specialize in tutoring project management, human resources, public relations, branding, IT specializations, common slang, clear business, and classical language, jokes, small talks, business communications.

Rayen Ranim
Master French with interactive online courses: Courses for all levels!
Hello🖐️ Discover a new practical and flexible way to learn French from home thanks to my online lessons via webcam💻! Whether you are on the other side of the world🌍🌎🌏 or simply looking for a comfortable and effective solution, my courses offer you the opportunity to progress in the language of Molière wherever you are. I will guide you through interactive sessions, adapted to your level and your specific goals. Thanks to modern technology, you will benefit from an immersive and personalized learning experience, with cutting-edge educational tools and resources. Whether you're a beginner or want to perfect your existing skills, my tailor-made courses are designed to help you achieve your language goals. Thanks to interactive and personalized lessons, you will quickly develop your understanding of grammar, your vocabulary and your ability to communicate with ease in French. My courses are available online via webcam, allowing you to have complete flexibility in your schedule and learn from the comfort of your home. In addition, my hours are flexible to adapt to your availability. Join my virtual community now and embark on your journey to mastering French with confidence and ease! Don't hesitate to contact me for more information or to schedule your first lesson! Together, we will explore the beauty of the French language and help you successfully achieve your language goals. See you soon ! ✨ RAYEN

Kevin
Non-academic Latin lessons. Multilingual teacher with 9 years of experience. Pronunciation, historical linguistics, conceptual semantics.
Contrary to popular belief, learning Latin is not like learning the phone book by heart. I offer you Latin lessons that are unlike any other. There are two types of courses. Here is an analogy to illustrate their respective approaches: If you take the train back and forth every day and don't have time to wait long at the platform, imagine that you only have two options: 1) Learn the schedules by heart. 2) Note that the train arrives every ten minutes and that a train arrives for example at 7:00 a.m. In school pedagogy, in study notebooks and in ordinary courses, it is the first approach which is adopted - in the courses that I offer you, it is the second because it is more economical and faster. My offer is aimed at both students and adults who want to learn the Latin language or deepen their knowledge without time-consuming detours through the insanities of school methods which do not produce results. Learning is easy but unlearning what has become a bad habit is extremely difficult. All the more important it is to learn the right reflexes as early as possible. With my tailor-made teaching you will accelerate your learning in a positive state of mind. I offer individual or group Latin lessons (2 to 5 people). The methods are based on cognitive sciences and in particular historical linguistics. What will not be the subject of the course: learn lists of verbs; learn lists of nouns with their gender; learn words with their translations; memory card game; doing school exercises; follow the program in a notebook; impose French grammar on the Latin language. What matters to me in particular: motivate my student and give him a learning rhythm; encourage creativity; make friends with language; letters and their sounds strengthen your memory by working on the phonological loop; teach construction plans instead of having people learn sentences by heart; explain how the language works to make my student independent as quickly as possible; breaking preconceived ideas such as the gammatical gender would have a link with the biological gender, the accusative would be a direct complement and the dative an indirect complement, the verbs would be irregular, the declension would be random and therefore to be learned with each verb... ; place practice at the center and articulate grammar around practice. In the context of a first course, you can get a well-founded idea of my pedagogy. I look forward to meeting you.

Sebastian
Top-Rated German course with Money-Back-Guarantee!
I am a German native speaker and general language enthusiast. Besides German, I speak English, Swedish, Spanish, French, and Italian. Having learned 6 languages myself, I am 100% convinced that I will successfully teach you German (in a fun and relaxed manner)! I have been teaching since 2018 and am currently one of the most-reviewed teachers on this platform. I encourage you to pause here and have a look at my reviews. I am confident that you too will have a similar view after having had some classes with me. On top of teaching here on Apprentus, I have taught offline group classes for the Volksuniversiteit The Hague (A Volksuniversiteit (litt. folk university) is an institute for non-formal adult education in the Netherlands). I also taught for and underwent training with Berlitz, which is one of, if not THE largest language school in the world, operating in over 70 countries and 500+ locations. I am 33 years old, have an honours degree from Leiden University, The Hague, am calm, encouraging, and, most importantly, PATIENT. My main objective in classes is to make the student feel relaxed and at ease. I encourage you to speak without fear of making mistakes. In fact, I celebrate making mistakes. "Why?", you may ask. Well, making mistakes means that you are leaving your comfort zone. You are trying something that you are not already skilled at. You don't choose the easy path! People who never make mistakes are stagnant. Therefore, making mistakes should be CELEBRATED instead of shunned! So, good on you for mispronouncing "Nachmittag (Afternoon)", or using the wrong grammar when making a sentence! Here, let me help you get it right this time! :) Do you already have German knowledge? No problem! Instead of building the basics, we can design classes that meet your personal needs and preferences. We can write essays together, you can hold presentations about topics of your interests or topics that I provide, we can discuss current events, hold debates, you can write news-paper article summaries, or we deep dive into advanced grammar. Whatever it is that you enjoy and need: We can do it together. All my classes combine speaking, listening & grammar exercises in interaction with me. Unless you're a very advanced student, we will work with learning materials created by some of the best publishers for language learning in Germany. These materials serve as a red thread for our course that introduces new words, grammar, and exercises in a good pace and interesting manner which keeps you engaged and motivated. Furthermore, I show you German food, music, and places. On top of that, I introduce you to the best technological tools (homepages and applications) to boost your language learning and take it to the next level! Another important factor for me is having a personal connection. Unless you prefer to "stick to business", which is fine as well, we typically start our classes by talking about how the weekend or preceding weekdays have been. I don't see my students as a resource to be extracted, but as people for whom I develop a genuine interest. Over the course of time, we both know what is going on in our respective lives and update each other about small or big life events. Having taught many students for multiple years, I can gladly say that I have made real friends thanks to our classes, some of whom I even have met in real life. I am extremely confident that you very soon will have the same success that I have had in learning languages! So what are you waiting for? Get in touch now to book a first lesson in which we can get to know each other so that I can learn about you, your needs, and your wishes, which will allow us to design the optimal course for you. See you soon! Bis bald! Sebastian

Sarah
English pupils and adults individual lessons possible online
I am an experienced aggregated English teacher, very pedagogue and I offer private lessons to help students and adults to better master the English language and overcome difficulties with an excellent American-British accent. The courses aim to improve oral and written skills for all levels, even online: students from primary to high school and adults wanting to learn the language, refresher and communication, professional English, prepare to immigration or contests and exams With various media: * Summaries and basic concepts * exercises, writing, .... *pronunciation * oral and comprehension training * training in possible situations and exams ... * grammar spelling conjugation * Professional English adapted to needs * General English INDIVIDUAL and PERSONALIZED courses as needed with flexible schedules

Awni
Online English tutoring/conversation and exam preparation for all levels and ages
I'm offering individual and personalized classes according to your level , groups also are welcome to join. I will adapt to your needs and objectives :Grammar, conversation, vocabulary and culture. My method will take you step by step to meet your goal! I am dynamic, easy-going and full of energy! All material will be provided to you by email. Lessons are well organized I can suggest a weekly task In addition, I can provide support in proofreading and translation. If you need help, I am here to listen. About me: Highly qualified English teacher, who prefer many methods of interacting with learners, because I think that every student has their own way of learning. I have gained extensive experience from my previous studies in the Master of Language Teaching Methods, my researches also have helped me to have a huge background about language aquisition, plus that I have worked as a tutor and translator in Europe for years. So: Learning new language can open extra doors for your career path. I'm glad to put my experience in your service and answer your questions. Any age or level is welcome also students of school or university. I can lead you to pass international tests such as TOEFL and IELTS. Language of teaching can be English, Arabic, French or Spanish. Classes can be via Skype or zoom etc...

Justin
(Online) Professional & Academic English with American Instructor and Journalist
I am a native American English speaking instructor, editor, journalist, and legal/policy expert from Florida specializing in instruction, interview and exam prep, consulting and text correction for a wide range of professionals & students across Belgium including in the legal, academic, policy, and other fields. I am available to meet in both Brussels. My past & present clients have included: professionals and politicians from all four major EU institutions, the Belgian government, the UNHCR, and various NGOs, alongside diplomats, doctors, journalists, and engineers, as well as a variety of other professions in addition to traditional students..I have had over 35+ repeat students on Apprentus (which recently changed their algorithm to only display the last six months). Approaching from a true native's perspective, I instruct and assist with both educational and business English in a multi-faceted nature covering a wide range of areas including comprehension, conversation, grammar, and situational skills, in addition to working on general language skills and accent training. As well, I can provide extensive help and training with the EPSO, IELTS, and TOEFL exams. I have also written, edited or proofread a variety of academic papers, theses, applications, CVs, and other documents for numerous satisfied academic and professional clients. I have spent my entire childhood and adult life in the United States before completing a master's degree in Political Science and European Politics at KU Leuven. Additionally, I also possess Bachelor's degrees in Political Science and History. I have an extensive knowledge and experience of English grammar and literature, as well as current and past working experience in journalism (Anti-Competition Law and European Policy at the Policy and Regulatory Report) and both European and American politics. I have no problem meeting anywhere in Brussels or further afield within the region. I also handle correction of text, editing, proofreading and ghostwriting, with weekly and monthly rates possible. My transportation costs are included.

Denise
Spanish Private Tutoring from a Certified Native Speaker in Vienna (Offline/Online)
Dear student/Querido alumno My name is Denise I’m a Mexican Spanish as Foreign Language tutor (ELE Español Lengua Extranjera as acronym) certified by "Escuela Internacional Cervantes" with a Bachelor in Spanish Literature by the University of Nuevo León Mexico (UANL). I started teaching and tutoring Spanish at a very young age helping my colleagues from High School achieve better scores and later I formalize this activity while finishing my university studies. For the last seven years, I’ve been teaching Spanish in America and Europe to a broad variety of students: children/teenage tutoring, in-company adult students, online orientation and freelance translation for diverse projects. I follow a flexible method adapting to the student’s level and personal goals. During our classes the student will receive exercises, activities and extra resources as a plus for their class time. My tools are diverse: textbooks, videos, podcast, newspapers, etc. We can also discuss politics, arts, fashion or your favorite topic in order to develop your verbal or grammatical skills. I invite you to contact me so we can achieve our learning goals together. Denise

Marilyn
English language (GCSE as well as general English study)
Struggling to revise English literature? Feeling like your analysis lacks depth? Want to achieve 30+ marks in your creative writing task for the Gcse? This class will help you attain top marks for the English literature and Language GCSE, as well as serving as a course for non t=native speakers, helping to improve both your spoken and written English. I specialise in both Gcse English achieving a high 7 in English Language, as well as my constant attainment of 9s throughout the course in Literature.

Jihane Mancouri
English Mastery: Speak Confidently, Learn Continuously
In my English class, we'll focus on speaking and communication skills, helping you learn English from scratch to an intermediate level (B1 or B2). I'll emphasize pronunciation, drawing from my own experience of learning and studying English, including knowledge of punctuation, phonetics, and phonology. The class will cater to beginners and intermediate learners, teaching you to express your thoughts fluently and expand your vocabulary daily. At the end of each class, I'll give you an assignment for the next class. It's important to try to complete it on time, but don't worry if you make mistakes. Making mistakes is a natural part of learning, and we'll use them as opportunities to improve. We'll learn from our mistakes together, so they don't happen again in the future.

Kristi
Private tutor for English and Business Accounting.
I provide one on one classes to students based on their curriculum at school. Also, if an individual is interested in learning English, basis the individual's knowledge and proficiency, course will be designed. English for the beginners - We start with basic conversation, learning words related Shopping, eatables, Greetings etc. Then we introduce Grammar which basically helps in forming sentences. Accounts for the beginners - We start with Journal entries, General Ledger, Trial Balance, Balance sheet. We move to Rectification of entries and so on.

Ranald
English and Test Prep Tutoring ( Beginners to Advanced ) - Speciality in Business English
English is fundamental in this digital age where global communication is a necessity in both general life and business. I have travelled teaching English extensively to students of all levels and cultures. The comfort of having the ability to be clear in speaking, reading,writing and listening English is vital to one’s growth as an individual in an age of both a personal and digital world.

Majorine
Learn Luganda Online with your best Learning Guide
Luganda is a widely spoken language in Uganda and so many individuals who visit the country wish to learn the this native language. During this class one will learn different and easy ways to learn this language such as formal greetings, common verbs, nouns and also boosting confidence speaking. This class is highly advisable for individuals doing business In Uganda, Tourists, people born abroad but are Ugandan natives and so many more.