Experienced educator: English, ESL, Writing, History
Brisbane tutor in Communication, Creative Writing, EAL, English, English Literature, ESL, Essay Writing, Geography, History, IELTS, Journalism, Maths, Media Studies, Reading, Visual Arts
I travel to these locationsSouthside, inner northside, inner west, city
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Self-education is an essential, life-long skill. I help students to develop and build learning habits that they can use for the rest of their lives.
I offer friendly support and listen carefully in order to identify individual learning styles and areas that can be strengthened.
My interests include: reading, writing, literature, history, cultural studies, research, and thesis development. I am passionate about learning at all levels from primary through tertiary for all children and adults.
I am an excellent communicator in both the written and spoken word. I have experience in teaching and talking with people whose first language is not English: people from Japan, China, Taiwan, France, Germany, Spain, India, Thailand, Peru, Argentina, Chile, Saudi Arabia, Nigeria, Ghana, Kenya, Israel, Egypt - from all over the world!
My teaching hours are: Monday to Friday - morning, afternoon, and evening. Currently weekends are not available
Online teaching via Zoom (preferably).
8 years home educator for primary and secondary students
20 years small group presentations and personal development
- Bachelor of Arts: Double major in English Literature and History plus additional courses such as: Indigenous Studies, Journalism, Communication, and Television Studies,
- Certificate in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (CELTA)
- Currently studying LETRS course [https://dsf.net.au/our-services/workshops-and-events/letrs]
- Home educator for 8 years and practiced in various approaches to learning, including: The Well-Trained Mind, Charlotte Mason, Saxon Math, Robinson Self-teaching Curriculum [https://www.robinsoncurriculum.com/rc/homeschool-curriculum-excellence/]
One-on-one private lessons: $60 per hour. Additional travel rate applied for locations beyond 20 minute travel time.
Lessons at my home office are preferred.
- 10% discount for 10 private lessons paid in advance
Conversation group sessions: $30 per hour (minimum 3 students, maximum 6 students)
Working With Children Check
Yes, I'm cleared to work with children in Queensland until 25-Jul-2023 (details available on request)
Joined Tutor Finder on 19-May-2017 (updated profile on 11-Sep-2020)