I deliver private lessons for theatre and screen acting students. I'm driven by a great desire to educate actors through innovative acting pedagogies, techniques & methodologies. Lessons are recorded with detailed feedback. Expert in signing with Acting Agents and Drama School auditions.
Screen Acting & theatre practitioner. I teach at Royal Conservatoire of Scotland, London Met Film School and Identity School of Acting on text and screen. I am a private acting coach preparing professional actors for Film and TV.
A hardworking motivated professional with 12 years experience working in the teaching sector of education in Film, Media and Drama. I have a strong creative pedagogical approach to teaching and learning with excellent student outcomes. I am recognised for my excellent management skills and the personal development of both staff and students. An excellent track record of delivering consistent outstanding lessons, results, outreach projects and workshops. A ambitious freelance director & writer currently editing a short film feature for festivals, writing a feature film screenplay and seeking opportunities to direct a theatre production.
City Academy Jan 2020 - Present
Head of Filmmaking at Film School & Lead Tutor for Film School
Designing Filmmaking Curriculum lead
Designing curriculum for short and long filmmaking courses for adults covering all levels of film and visual production. Lead tutor of film school teaching across all courses. Budget management for courses, film equipment’s, hire of freelancers and software programmes for production.
Royal Conservatoire of Scotland Jan 2020 - Present
Acting for Screen practitioner Lead
Designing Screen Acting Curriculum Modules lead
Curriculum design for Screen Acting Modules for 1st, 2nd, 3rd year BA (Hons) Acting programme. Directing 3rd year
monologues on screen for there agent show-reels.
Lecturer & Screen Acting Practitioner using methods of Stanislaski, Uta Hagan, Stella Alder, Sanford Meinser and Larry
Moss in Film for 1st, 2nd &3rd year BA Hons Acting programme.
London Met Film School Jan 2020 - Present
Drama & Acting for Screen practitioner
Designing Screen Acting Curriculum Modules
Curriculum design for Screen Acting Modules for 1st, 2nd, BA (Hons) Screen Acting programme.
Lecturer & Screen Acting Practitioner using methods of Stanislavski, Uta Hagan, Stella Alder, Sanford Meinser and Larry
Moss in Film for 1st & 2nd year BA Hons Acting programme.
WJEC Jan 2018 - Present
Examiner and Moderator
Examiner and Moderator for A Level and GCSE Film Studies. Previously examiner for OCR Media Studies for 4 years.
Mark, examine, moderate and evaluate each school and 6th Form grades awarded and create a examiners reports.
Identity School of Acting July 2019 - Present
Drama & Acting for Screen practitioner
Delivering Acting for screen curriculum programme for Foundation, Immediate, Advance and Professional for Adults & U21.
Delivering Theatre curriculum programme for Foundation, Immediate, Advance and Professional for Adults U21 using
classical and contemporary plays.
Drama and Screen Practitioner using methods of Uta Hagan, Stella Alder, Sanford Meinser and Larry Moss in Theatre and
Arts Educational School Sept 2013 - July 2019
Head of Film Studies Department
Drama & Acting for Screen practitioner, Meinser, Hagan, Adler and Moss practitioner
Lead on curriculum design for Media & Film department. Designed several schemes of work with positive outcomes.
Maintaining A-level and GCSE results in Top 5% nationally in past 7 years. Leading Positive value added teacher.
Excellent data management skills. Examiner for WJEC for A-level and GCSE Film Studies.
Drama and Screen Practitioner using methods of Uta Hagan, Stella Alder, Sanford Meinser and Larry Moss. Lead on design of Screen Acting Curriculum and short film programme.
Delivering insets on teaching & learning on creativity, use of digital technologies and different pedagogical approaches to
assessments. Delivering master-classes for filmmaking production on cinematography (Lens, lighting and camera
movement) screenwriting, directing, post-production editing and colour grading and screen fighting.
Running Film and Drama trips, residential to film festivals & drama competitions and delivering outreach projects.
Planning and coordinating department budgets for film equipment, ICT software’s and project work.
Private Acting Coach. Acting for Screen practitioner. Drama practitioner. Sept 2014 - Present
Private one to one coaching for professional actors. Preparing actors for auditions for TV, Film and Theatre roles.
Working with actors to prepare for Drama school auditions and LAMDA examinations.
Creating and directing show-reels for actors to showcase their talents to potential acting agents.
Private tutor for Film, Media and Drama A-level and GCSE subjects.
Filmmaking Workshop practitioner July 2015 - Present
Arts Educational School Summer School, Filmmaking Workshop Leader – Roundhouse,
National Challenge Week. Mouth that Roars – Bfi Academy
Delivering workshop with Arts Council funding in Kolkata to street children with Hope Foundation (NGO). Creating Drama,
filmmaking and photography workshops for slum children.
Leading on workshops on screenwriting, directing, cinematography, editing, screen acting and theatre performance.
Leading on trip planning for international students to enhance their cultural UK experience.
Delivering community based workshops working with under privilege/under- represented groups.
Twyford CofE High School Sept 2010 - July 2013
Film, Media, English Teacher
Curriculum design for Media & Film, BTEC vocational courses producing several schemes of work.
Head of House for 3 years. Leading on whole events for sports and music competitions. Working with artists to deliver
extra curricular opportunities workshops and trips. Organising fundraisers for charity raised £6000 for Down syndrome.
Part of the teaching and learning teaching group meeting every two weeks to discuss innovative teaching methods.
Delivering whole school insets part of the teaching and learning group. Summative and formative assessments for learning.
Form tutor (Year 7-9) fulfilling all pastoral role duties in helping young learners develop personally, socially and morally.
Queens Park Community School & The City Learning Centre Sept 2007 - July 2009
EAL Teaching assistant & Media workshop tutor
Supporting EAL students through drama and filmmaking workshops. Building confidence and language skillsets.
Run filmmaking workshops to local community making short films with secondary school students across the borough.
Design and deliver animation workshops using stop motion, 2D animation and Adobe software packages.
One to support for SEN students regarding GCSE and A-Level courses.
Granda Factual July 2006 - July 2007
To research and camera test potential participles for the show. Support the production manger in planning crew, booking
hotels, risk assessments, watching rushes and supporting the editing team.
To support the production manager, producer and director in the smooth running of pre-production, production and post
Grasshopper Films June 2005 - June 2006
To coordinate the planning of cast and crew during pre-production and shooting days, supporting the production manger
and producer on set regarding the smooth running of productions of adverts, music videos and cooperate videos.
Supporting the editing team with logging rushes and codes for editors. Supported as an editing assistant.
Core Skillsets & Expertise:
Curriculum design Teaching and learning pedagogies Public speaking Teamwork
Time-management Budget management Critical thinking Final Cut Pro
Leadership and management Adobe Photoshop and Premier Directing film and theatre
Filmmaking Practitioner Theatre and Screen Acting Practitioner Community project lead MS Software packages
Fully qualified QTS - Teaching council and NQT qualified. First Aid trained. Clean DBS. Clean driving license.
PGCE Media and Film Studies 60 MA Credits – Qualified
Central School of Speech and Drama
Content Creation for Digital Broadcasting and New Media BA (Hons) 2:1
Ravensbourne College of Design and Communication
English Literature, Law, Media Studies, Sociology, Drama and Theatrical Studies 3 A Levels & 2 A/S Levels
Queens Park Community School 6th Form
English Language, English Literature, Maths, Science Double Award, 10 GCSE’s
Humanities, Leisure and Tourism GNVQ, Design Technology, Drama and Theatrical Studies
Queens Park Community School
Certificate of qualification results and references available on request.
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