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Ms Laura Deriu


VCE English Language and Linguistics Specialist Online

Melbourne tutor in English

VCE English Language and Linguistics. Years 11 and 12 Only. Online tutorials.
2021 tutorials begin Monday, 25/January.

I am an experienced teacher of English at secondary level, specialising in VCE English Language and Linguistics. I have a thorough, detailed working knowledge of the courses; and offer a variety of strategies to enable your progress. Course guides, sample essays, training essays, practice exams and feedback are provided to help you achieve your best in Assessments and the Exam.

Current: Victorian Institute of Teaching with Clear Police Check and Working with Children Check.

I commenced my teaching career at Geelong Grammar School (Corio), and have taught at The Woodleigh School, Methodist Ladies College and Yarra Valley Grammar. Along with teaching duties, I held leadership positions in curriculum, student welfare and management. Currently, I am a Senior English and Linguistics Tutor at secondary and tertiary levels. I am undertaking a PhD in Linguistics (Monash University).

I have presented and published widely in English education; and have facilitated professional development in faculty change, curriculum and professional communication. Additionally, I have co-authored, edited several successful senior English resource texts and study guides for Thomson Learning, Cengage Learning, Macmillan Education, Jacaranda, A+ Guides, Cambridge University Press and the Victorian Association for the Teaching of English, as well as tertiary level online academic language skills modules for Monash University.

Online tutorials are 60 mins @ $90
The fee includes e-resources/PP videos, email, phone, msg contact and assessments between tutorials.

I look forward to helping you achieve your best. Regards, Laura.
I acknowledge the traditional indigenous custodians of this country and community diversity.



Classroom Teacher (20 years); Tutor (12 years); English Exam Assessor/Auditor;
Writer/Editor of English course books and study guides.


Master of Applied Linguistics, Monash University; Grad. Cert. Educational Administration,
Deakin University; Bachelor of Education (Sec/Arts), University of Melbourne;
Certificate of Achievement in Teaching Adult Learners, Central Institute WA; Diploma of
Journalism, Australian College of Journalism; Certificate IV in Professional Writing &
Editing, Holmesglen TAFE; on-going professional development concerning curriculum and learner needs.


$90 per hour

Working With Children Check

Yes, I'm cleared to work with children in Victoria until 12-Sep-2024 (details available on request)




Joined Tutor Finder on 22-Jun-2012 (updated profile on 04-Nov-2020)
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