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English for All - Tailored Lessons in Writing, Reading, Speaking and Listening

I am a native English speaker with UK Qualified Teacher Status and more than three years’ experience teaching English.

I am experienced in teaching pupils whose second language is English, and I adapt lessons for your personal strengths and needs.

My first lesson will focus on finding what the you are good at and how you can improve your English, and I will plan all future lessons based on what you need to learn.

With my help, you or your child can learn to speak, write, listen and read English like a native!

Extra information

Bring a notepad and ideally a laptop.

Location

At student's location: Around Amsterdam, Netherlands
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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:

60 minutes

The class is taught in:

English

About Me

I am an enthusiastic and knowledgeable English teacher recently relocated from East London.

I entered teaching to share my love of the English language and English literature, and I'm excited to carry on in Amsterdam!

As a teacher from the English system, I have a keen sense of my student's individual needs and work to provide a stimulating, enjoyable learning experience for all.

One of my particular strengths is my breadth of knowledge of English writers across a range of genres and traditions, and I love to bring this to bear in my teaching - engendering a love of literature in all of my students.

Education

University of East London, PGCE English - QTS awarded, distinction in all written tasks

Swansea University, English BA Hons - First class, E. Arthur Williams Award (first in year)

Experience / Qualifications

2016-2018 Teacher of English at The Warren School

2016-2016 Trainee Teacher of English, Kingsford Community School

2015-2016 Trainee Teacher of English, Chobham Academy

2014-2015 Latin Tutor, Literacy Through Latin Swansea
I am a QTS-certified specialist English teacher, with a wealth of experience in public speaking and presentations. Our focus will be on promoting presentation skills, English, transactional writing and listening skills crucial for meetings. I will help you to bolster your confidence and comprehension in English, and to further develop skills that will be useful across a range of industries.

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