FavouritesAdd to Wish List
FavouritesAdd to Wish List
FavouritesAdd to Wish List
from56.00CHF/ h

Beginner to advanced, learn English and achieve your goals your way!

Certified and experienced English teacher, I create lessons that suit your interests and together, we will achieve your goals!
Native from Geneva, I speak French fluently and I learned and developed my English while living in the United States, Canada, and Ireland. Later on, I completed my bachelor in Education at McGill University. Throughout my degree, I taught in different environments, from public primary school to private secondary and from Montreal to a Cree community.
In the past few years, I developed a wide portfolio of activities that will suit different levels and different learners. I am inspired by principles of alternative and critical pedagogies: defining the students' goals according to their needs, their learning style, and their cultural background, as well as creating a fair and supportive environment. With a pinch of technology, art, and games, I believe that language learning can be not only a precious professional skill but also a life experience.

See you in class!

Location

At teacher's location: Vernier, Bois-des-Frères, Vernier, Switzerland
At student's location: Around Geneva, Switzerland
Online via webcam

|
Use ⊞+wheel to zoom!
+

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
90 minutes

The class is taught in:

English, French

About Me

Hello everyone,

My name is Lisa, I am originally from France and Switzerland and I have spent the last 7 years studying and working in Canada while traveling the world.

At the age of 15, I packed my bags and completed my junior year of high school in the United States. That's where I learned to speak English fluently and lost my French accent. I followed my passion for language learning and completed a bachelor in Teaching English as a Second Language at McGill University. During my degree, I spent a year abroad, split between Dublin and East Africa.

I keep my students interested and focused by mixing skills such as grammar, vocabulary, speaking, reading, writing, listening, according to your needs and goals. I also believe that a language is part of a global culture and it can be taught through art, technology, media... After our first meeting, where we will evaluate the areas to improve, I will create a program that will gradually help you achieve your goals.

So join me to learn English, your way!

Education

French baccalauréat in economics
Bachelor in Teaching English as a Second Language at McGill University
Master in Adult Education, Community Development & Youth Work at the University of Glasgow

Experience / Qualifications

2019/2020 Teacher of English Second Language at VGC International College in Vancouver, Canada
2018/2019 Teacher of English Second Language at the YMCAs of Quebec in Montreal, Canada
2018 Event and Office Coordinator at the Notman Foundation in Montreal, Canada

Ask a question

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

Availability of a typical week

MonTueWedThuFriSatSun
7              
8  Monday at 8:00  Tuesday at 8:00  Wednesday at 8:00  Thursday at 8:00  Friday 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  
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  
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  
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  
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  
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  
15  Monday at 15:00  Tuesday at 15:00  Wednesday at 15:00  Thursday at 15:00  Friday at 15:00    
16  Monday at 16:00  Tuesday at 16:00  Wednesday at 16:00  Thursday at 16:00  Friday at 16:00    
17  Monday at 17:00  Tuesday at 17:00  Wednesday at 17:00  Thursday at 17:00  Friday at 17:00    
18  Monday at 18:00  Tuesday at 18:00  Wednesday at 18:00  Thursday at 18:00  Friday at 18:00    
19  Monday at 19:00  Tuesday at 19:00  Wednesday at 19:00  Thursday at 19:00  Friday at 19:00    
20  Monday at 20:00  Tuesday at 20:00  Wednesday at 20:00  Thursday at 20:00  Friday at 20:00    
21  Monday at 21:00  Tuesday at 21:00  Wednesday at 21:00  Thursday at 21:00  Friday at 21:00    
22              
23              
from 56FrAt teacher's location
from 56FrOnline via webcam
from 61FrAt 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 July 2020

Availability of a typical week

MonTueWedThuFriSatSun
7              
8  Monday at 8:00  Tuesday at 8:00  Wednesday at 8:00  Thursday at 8:00  Friday 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  
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  
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  
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  
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  
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  
15  Monday at 15:00  Tuesday at 15:00  Wednesday at 15:00  Thursday at 15:00  Friday at 15:00    
16  Monday at 16:00  Tuesday at 16:00  Wednesday at 16:00  Thursday at 16:00  Friday at 16:00    
17  Monday at 17:00  Tuesday at 17:00  Wednesday at 17:00  Thursday at 17:00  Friday at 17:00    
18  Monday at 18:00  Tuesday at 18:00  Wednesday at 18:00  Thursday at 18:00  Friday at 18:00    
19  Monday at 19:00  Tuesday at 19:00  Wednesday at 19:00  Thursday at 19:00  Friday at 19:00    
20  Monday at 20:00  Tuesday at 20:00  Wednesday at 20:00  Thursday at 20:00  Friday at 20:00    
21  Monday at 21:00  Tuesday at 21:00  Wednesday at 21:00  Thursday at 21:00  Friday at 21:00    
22              
23              
from 56FrAt teacher's location
from 56FrOnline via webcam
from 61FrAt 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

   LinkedIn   

Alexandre
English tutoring (written and oral preparation)
I am willing to prepare with you oral or hiring interviews in English. I am bilingual and I also have the C2 English diploma. I can also help you prepare for exams or writing texts. (Beginner to advanced level)

Maeva
I am available to help in the following subjects: French, German and English.
I am 17 years old. I am a student at the School of General Culture in Geneva. I am available in a flexible way and of a very sociable nature. I gladly help in language courses such as German and English (beginner level). I also help with homework.

Maya
School support elementary school - orientation cycle
Second-year college student who can help young students in difficulty in primary school or in the orientation cycle. I can help the student in all subjects except German from the cycle. Having experience as a coach, I have the ability to support students in the face of possible difficulties.

Jessica
Private lessons in English level beginner / intermediate and french all levels
Holder of a professional commercial maturity, I offer help to students / adults with difficulties in English or French. My goal is to advance the student while giving him a taste for this language. We will work together on what he has not learned in class, I will also help him with his homework and prepare for his future exams.

Rabab
troubleshooting course in English for young adolescents
College girl having obtained my maturity in specific English option offers academic support to young people with difficulties in English. This language is of great use in working life, it is imperative to have solid foundations as soon as possible so as not to drag these one the rest of the school career

Jane
Tutoring in maths - english in a peaceful atmosphere
Student at the University of Geneva offers to give courses in mathematics and English to people who need it. I have already taught several subjects to young people. My passion is to transmit my knowledge to people and I teach in a peaceful and warm atmosphere.

Mark
Real Teacher Holder of Education, author of textbook (language & phonology) 23 years of experience offers neck
* Training linguist and author of textbook as such. => I am not a student in L1 who had a good grade in the Baccalaureate. I am a practicing, qualified teacher and holder of National Education. Teaching can not be improvised. This is something I feel I do well with 23 years of experience. I remind parents that to have 10/20 to the Baccalaureate, just have the level A2 (which is theoretically expected at the end of 3rd) so I let you imagine the despair of engineering students who must get at least 750 to the TOEIC! It's the equivalent of level B2!) * Daily monitoring possible via internet. * Each course gives rise to a detailed report. * In-depth knowledge of the European Framework. (A1 => C2) * Work of language activities. * Specialized in "phonology": intonation, word accent, links ... The grammar of the oral. * Adaptation to all levels: => College - High school: beginner, false beginner ... => Post-baccalaureate: TOEIC preparation, TOEFL, iELTS, Cambridge First Certificate, Advanced Certificate. => Oral and writings of the grandes écoles such as ENA => Oral and written business schools (Tremplin-Passerelle ...) => Engineering school: preparation for TOIEC.

Hugh
Practical and fun English classes to improve your confidence in English!
Are you looking to improve your English with an experienced teacher? Well, I am the teacher for you! I am a British native speaker with over 10 years teaching experience.I hold two university degree's and two professional teaching certificates. My lessons are fun, practical and will improve your confidence in using English for work and pleasure!

Jack
Learn English for all levels of experience from 'Hello' to 'Goodbye' and everything in-between
Hello, my name is Jack, a native English speaker originally from Manchester, England. I have experience teaching English as a second language both online to students in China.And in schools in Italy. I have a diploma in International Business Management from Northumbria University, and studied abroad in Sweden and Portugal and therefore know how important and daunting learning a language can be. I specialise in teaching English as a second language. My aim is to be the lessons fun and engaging. Depending on what you want to learn we can focus on grammar, sentence structure, building vocabulary of a particular topic or start at the basics learning phonics. If you would like support and tutoring on homework or topics you are studying in school I can support students with this and help them achieve in school. I can also teach Business English and help you prepare for a presentation or interview or help with your studies. My class would be perfect for either adults or children wanting to improve their oral and written English skills. Each class will be personalised to your needs and abilities with the first class used to evaluate your level and how we can best use further classes to improve your abilities and see results.

Jenny
Foreign language course, English, Spanish, French
Hello, I offer courses for preparation of internship interviews for students of BTS Commercial, correction of students at the terminal level, preparation for the oral exam, Spanish classes and conferences on different concepts, school support for children, help with homework, grammar, vocabulary, writing, composition, conversation. Methodology according to the personality and needs of the students. Thank you Jenny

Irine
English for Children (TEFL Certified Teacher) Tilburg
I give English lessons for children who need extra support in English mastery. I was the training manager for Eye Level English (a multinational for the field of education) in Indonesia. There I learned different learning materials and learning approach for children. I will help your child / children with their own 'eye level'.

Klaudia
Polish lessons with a native speaker - all levels.
Are you looking for a Polish teacher? I can offer you Polish classes in a nice atmosphere with a strong focus on effective learning. I am not only an experienced language tutor but most of all, big languages lover. When teaching, I try to use creative and interesting methods to understand the language. They could help you to learn grammar and vocabulary faster and encourage you to speak as soon as possible.

Marie
ENGLISH all levels, all ages - Bordeaux and surroundings.
Trainer profession, bilingual, I lived more than 18 years in the British Isles where I taught. I teach English and / or French, TOFEL, TOEIC, BULATS, Trinity Cambridge Exams, etc. All levels, all ages! I also offer tutoring for your children in the comfort of your home! Telephone and videoconferencing classes also available. Teaching English and French, FLE to an audience of all nationalities. More than 18 years of experience in training and teaching. Holder of a license and perfectly bilingual. Open-minded, enthusiastic, sociable, responsible and very pedagogue. Great experience in Cambridge Trinity KET examinations, PET, FCE, Advanced, CELTA titles such as BULAT, TOFEL, TOEIC, etc. Graduate from Cambridge University in Advanced English and English / French Translation. I move to Bordeaux and surroundings (30 km around). See you soon! See you soon !

Simeen
Improving your English (grammar, conversation, pronunciation, ...)
I have been teaching English language over the last twelve years. I have also a Master's degree in English language teaching. I teach all necessary skills you need to improve your English. Would you like to improve your English? I am happy to help!

Raoul
Course to Improve your English / Improve your French
Professional francophone, having lived 27 years in the USA proposes to help you to improve your English by sessions of practice of the language, a teaching based on the real use of the English and not his traditional teaching (literary and / scholastic) Native French speaking Belgian, having lived in the USA for 27 years can help you with a practical (versus litterary an / or scholastic) improven your Frenmch. Step by step conversations adapted to your points of interest.