Patrick
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    Special Needs Mentor/Tutor for inter. Lower, Middle and Upper School in various subjects. I‘m a native English, German and Spanish Speaker.

    I am a primary school teacher who specializes in working on the individual potential for special needs kids from 7-18 years old. I have previously assisted in Middle school and Upper school in order to have a broad overview in regards to subjects and individual growth potentials for boys and girls. I teach or assist in no particular order: German, English, Spanish, French, Social Siences, History, Math. I am a recommended tutor for the Zurich International School since 2005. Please feel free to ask me for further information

    Location

    At student's location: Around Zurich, Switzerland
    Online via webcam

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    General info

    Skills:

    English:
    English as a second language (esl), English for adults, School

    Age:

    Preschool children (4-6 years old)
    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
    120 minutes

    The class is taught in:

    English, German, Spanish, French

    About Me

    Let me introduce myself briefly. I am a citizen of USA, Switzerland and Peru. I speak five languages fluently. I have the proficiency certificate in English and German. I have previously studied my BA and MA in International Relations and Political Science in Paris, France and London, UK as I wanted to be a diplomat at first. In my early adolescence I grew up in Switzerland and in my early teens my parents decided to venture to Singapore where I graduated in the German School Singapore.

    I slipped into the educational world pretty much by accident 5 years ago. Before, my career was in the business world in Singapore. I started as a tutor pretty much by chance and then followed up with a fast track teaching course in the most widely recognized teachers school in Zurich (PH) Switzerland. There I was trained as a primary teacher with the latest cutting edge tools in Pedagogy. Nevertheless I decided to focus on private teaching for the most prestigious international school in Zurich (Zurich International School) and other local Swiss Schools.

    My overall aim is to nurture children from any age and background in almost every subject. What I am passionate the most is to be able to have a wide variety of kids who give me their trust to learn at their own pace with their wants and needs. It is essential to me that the child comes first. My overall teaching methods evolve around identifying and promoting the strengths of the childs personality and not focus on the deficits using my intuition and wide experience and background. In my experience, the most important outcome of any teaching assignment is for the child to create his or her own new learning strategies.

    Education

    Richmond University London UK
    BA/MA /Social Sciences (International Relations & Political Science)

    German Baccalaureate, Abitur, German School Singapore


    Quest Primarstufe, Pädagogische Hochschule Zürich (PHZH) Assessment of preliminary teaching licence

    Experience / Qualifications

    Swiss International School, Pfäffikon, Switzerland) Teacher Assistant

    ISOCS (International School of Central Switzerland) Teacher Assistant, Pre K&K, Grade 1

    Internship: Grade 5, Unterengstringen Büel, Switzerland

    Grade 3, Schule Laubegg, Winterthur, Switzerland

    Tutor, Zürich International School,
    ZIS Grade 3-11

    Subjects: English, German, Spanish, Math, Social Studies, History, Economics

    Previous experience:

    Casa Holdings Ltd. Singapore & Marokko
    Regional Sales Manager, Uno Casa Marokko

    Mindtrac Pte. Ltd. Singapore
    Regional Sales Manager

    MJ Steps GmbH, Sales Assistant, Sales und Marketing Eubiq Private Limited Singapore
    Senior Executive, Business Development

    Embassy of Peru in London
    Consulado General del Peru en Londres
    Secretary of the Consul

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    from $106.19At student's home

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    Availability of a typical week

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    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
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