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Learning English with focus on Business English and conversation

Hello! My name is Jackie and I come from Manchester in the United Kingdom. I have a Diploma in teaching English and expertise in teaching business English and teaching students online. So if you need to use English at work or when you are talking to your international friends or business colleagues, I can help you. I will create a lesson for you that fits with your interests and your learning goals. I use realia and authentic materials taken from everyday life and resources that are relevant and familiar to you. Learning English should be a fun experience and the lessons should be interesting and entertaining so that you are looking forwards to the next one.

I will assess your level of English carefully at the start of your learning journey but will reassess and adapt as necessary as the lessons continue. I will respect your opinions and learning needs and create lessons that can show your ongoing progression and development. You should finish the lesson time with me feeling that you have learnt something new so that you can feel more confident about speaking English.

Extra information

I love learning about the different cultures and customs and meeting students from all around the world. I look forward to improving your understanding of the wonderful English language! look forward to meeting you!

Location

Online via webcam
At student's location: Around Amsterdam, Netherlands

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General info

Skills:
English:
English as a second language (esl), English for adults
Age:
Adults (18-64 years old)
Seniors (65+ years old)
Student level:
Intermediate
Advanced
Duration:
60 minutes
The class is taught in:English

About Me

I come from Manchester in the northwest of England and a city with two very famous football teams. In the UK I have worked in radio broadcasting and TV news. In the Netherlands I worked as a freelance writer and editor and more recently spent some years in online higher education supporting international students who wanted to further their careers through education. I have loved working with people from all around the world and learning about their different cultures and traditions.

Education

Umston Grammar School for Girls, Urmston, Manchester, UK - 8 'O' Levels, 4 'A' Levels
University of Nottingham, UK - BA in English and Social Sciences, 2:1
Post Graduate Studies in Business Management, University of Derby

Experience / Qualifications

GA Level 5 Diploma in Teaching English as a Foreign Language - specialising in teaching students one-to-one and online and Business English

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