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Lessons offered by Alexa
  • Individual
  • In group
The lessons will be held
  • at her home
  • at your home
  • By webcam
Taught subjects
  • English
  • Dissertation and thesis preparation
Levels
  • All Levels

Alexa - Epping - School English

Methodology

I am a friendly secondary school teacher, I have been qualified for 10 years as a Drama and English teacher, and have held the post of Head of Performing Arts for the past 5 years. I'm passionate about my subject both practical and theory elements.

- Which subject(s) do you teach?

I specialise in English, Drama, Performing Arts and A level Theatre Studies. I also coach students in preparation for entrance exams for 11+, 13+ and auditions.

- Tell me about your qualifications.

I have a BA(Hons) in Performance Studies, and gained my QTS in secondary school teaching in 2007, specialising in Drama and Theatre Studies.
I also have A level English, Theatre Studies and Art, and 10 A-C GCSEs

- How much do you charge?

I charge £40-£75 per hour depending on the level of tutoring. I will charge a travel fee for long distances.

- Where do you teach?

I will travel to students' houses from Epping going into East London and the City.

- When are you available?

I am available Monday-Saturday 10am-8pm only. I will negotiate later appointments if needed.

- Which ages and levels do you teach?

I teach ages 11-25

- Which qualifications do you prepare your students for?

11+ entrance exam
13+ entrance exam
GCSE English
GCSE Drama/Performing Arts
A level Theatre Studies
BTEC Performing Arts
Essay writing
Audition preparation

- Describe your arrangements for online tutoring.

I will read essays and give feedback to students requiring online tutoring.

- Do you have a personal message for students?

I am an approachable and friendly teacher, and I am used to working with all abilities in a supportive and encouraging manner. I enjoy essay writing and helping students achieve their potential.

Background

- What kind of experience do you have?

I have 10 years experience of secondary school teaching. For 5 years I have been Head of Performing Arts. Before teaching I was a professional actor and digital artist. I now create my own contemporary art.
I am currently homeschooling 2 students in preparation for their 13+ exam. I work with KS1 students on reading, through to GCSE Edexcel and AQA English exams. I have also recently enjoyed successfully coaching students in preparation for Drama school.

- Do you have an up-to-date DBS (Disclosure & Barring Service, formerly CRB) Certificate?

Yes

- Where and with whom did you train?

Northampton University
GTP Woodlands School

- Do you belong to any professional organisations?

GTC (General Teaching Council).

- Tell me about some of your current students.

I teach a wide variety of secondary school students from diverse backgrounds with a variety of needs.
I have students that require help with reading and writing to exam revision.
The majority of my students are preparing for entrance exams to selective schools, and GCSE English.

Rates

Rate for online lessons : £75/h
Lessons offered by Alexa
Individual
In group
The lessons will be held
at her home
at your home
webcam
Taught subjects
  • English
  • Dissertation and thesis preparation
Levels
  • All Levels

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