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English language and written courses to prepare you for university in the United Kingdom.

My tutoring prepares students in their final years of school who are looking to move to the UK for higher education. The standard for essay writing is very high and students can struggle to communicate their understanding in reflective and analytical ways, in line with UK-based institutions.
I would focus on the English writing skills they have and develop these to a university standard.
I have studied my undergraduate BA in International Politics at King's College, my MSc in Gender and Social Policy at the London School of Economics and Political Science and completed a graduate scheme with Frontline, qualifying as a social worker in 2017. I am well equipped to prepare students moving to the UK and looking to achieve a high academic standard.
In preparation for leaving home and alongside the academic development that I focus on, I will be working on communication skills and confidence-building. I have qualified for my first year in systemic family therapy training and use these skills to support young people with new contexts, communication skills and adult, independent environments.

Extra information

Bring your essays, coursework and any examples of written work, including blogs, articles, poems or short stories.


At student's location: Around Schaarbeek, Belgium
Online via webcam

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General info




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

Student level:



60 minutes
90 minutes
120 minutes

The class is taught in:

English, French, German

About Me

I am a relaxed, attentive and confident adult in my mid-twenties. I have recently moved back to Brussels, where I grew up to develop my teaching skills and prepare to move to Australia in mid-2019.
I thrive in meeting new people and am fascinated by travel and experiencing different professional environments and cultural contexts.


BA International Politics, King's College.
Study Abroad Programme, Hong Kong University.
MSc Gender, Policy and Inequalities, London School of Economics and Political Science.
PGDip in Advanced Systemic Social Work Practice with The Frontline Programme.

Experience / Qualifications

NGO and charity work sector experience in India (various location), Ethiopia (Addis Ababa) and the United Kingdom (London).
A social worker in child protection in London (Newham Local Authority).
Reported on EU policy and legislation in the Brussels consultancy sector.
Various administrative positions during my studies as well as part-time work in restaurants and bars since I was 17.

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