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Lessons offered by Gemma
  • Individual
  • In group
The lessons will be held
  • at your home
  • By webcam
Taught subjects
  • English
  • Reading
  • Literacy
  • Essay Writing
  • Proofreading
  • Speed Reading
Levels
  • All Levels

English Language post-graduate with 6 years teaching experience offering classes in Oxford

Methodology

I am a friendly and inclusive teacher who is quick to develop a good bond with my students. I have a good sense of humour and make classes as enjoyable as possible while still maintaining your learning goals. I teach all levels of students.

Background

I have been teaching English for 6 years in private classes, in language schools, online, in secondary schools and at university to both adults and young learners. I have helped my students achieve success in English exams such as IELTS.

Rates

Transportation Fee : £2
Rate for online lessons : £12/h
Rate for 5 hours of lessons : £70
Rate for 10 hours of lessons : £140
Lessons offered by Gemma
Individual
In group
The lessons will be held
at your home
webcam
Taught subjects
  • English
  • Reading
  • Literacy
  • Essay Writing
  • Proofreading
  • Speed Reading
Levels
  • All Levels

Gemma's CV

EAP Tutor Durham University, UK
August to September 2018
- Delivering the 4 week pre-sessional PARSE (Preparatory Academic Research Skills and English) EAP course to Chinese, Taiwanese and Saudi Arabian social sciences and humanities post-graduates

EAP Tutor BPP University, UK
August 2018
- Delivering the ‘Booster English’ intensive EAP course for Chinese and Indian post-graduate accountancy and finance students

Assistant Director of Studies / Residential EFL teacher Churchill House Summer Centres, UK
July 2018 (and summers 2014-2015)
- Assisting in the management of the summer school academic programme, managing a team of 8 teachers
- Teaching multilingual A1, B1/B2 and C1 young learner classes on residential contracts
- Organising and leading extra-curricular activities and group excursions
- Taking responsibility for residential welfare duties as a house parent for female boarders

EFL teacher, form tutor and house parent Abbey College, UK
Sept 2017 to June 2018
- Teaching self-prepared IELTS and academic English classes as well as PET, iGCSE, GE A1/A2, Citizenship and Humanities classes to up to 12 multi-lingual students (ages 13-20)
- Preparing mid-term and end-of-term exams, writing student reports and yearly schemes of work, record keeping (attendance/performance/records of work), consistently demonstrating cross-cultural awareness and understanding while ensuring a lively and stimulating professional and informative learning environment
- Meeting a form twice a week to discuss and resolve individual academic and welfare issues during the term
- Taking responsibility for residential welfare duties as a house parent for female boarders


Director of Studies Emerald Cultural Institute (UK)
June/July 2017
- Managing and taking responsibility for the running of the academic programme of the summer school
- Advising and supporting a team of up to 6 teachers in the delivery of lessons
- Developing and presenting weekly in-house training sessions (‘General Teaching Skills CELTA review’, ‘English Pronunciation for Italian Speakers’, ‘Minimising L1 in the Classroom’ and ‘Dogme: Teaching Light’)
- Observing teachers, providing feedback on performance and holding daily academic meetings
- Coordinating placement testing and allocating students and teachers to groups
- Ensuring the prompt completion of student report forms, certificates and other academic documentation

Short contract EFL teacher English Language Centre (formally ESOE), UK
Various short contracts 2015-2018
- Teaching IELTS exam classes (academic) and one-on-one pre-sessional academic English classes
- Presenting a teacher development session on ‘English for Academic Purposes’ following training at SOAS
- Teaching GE to multilingual adults from false beginner to C1/C2 level (in groups and one-on-one)
- Teaching group and one-on-one BEC (business) exam classes for adults
- Teaching FCE exam classes to young learners

English Language Programme Manager and Teacher SunJay Kids’ Club, India
Winters 2013-2019
- Developing and teaching an ongoing English curriculum for small groups of false beginner and A2/B1 level monolingual Russian young learners of 4-13 years including private English tutoring
- Teaching private one-on-one classes and IELTS preparation to Russian adults

Online English tutor SkimaTalk
Summer 2016
- Teaching one-on-one online conversation classes to adults and young learners primarily in Japan and Korea

EFL supply teacher LTC Brighton, LTC Eastbourne, ISE Brighton, UK
Various short contracts 2012-2015

Specialist marker Edexcel (Pearson Vue), UK
Summers 2008-2009
- Marker of GCE General Studies papers (via online portal)

Owner/Director (Event Organisation) UK Hoop Gathering Project
Sept 2008 to present
- Organising all finances, logistics and business promotion necessary for running residential leisure events for 35 dancers for up to one week (UK conventions and training holidays/retreats in Spain)
- Managing and motivating a team of up to 10 staff both remotely and on-site
- Developing and delivering hoop-dance curriculum and teaching circus skills and yoga to children and adults

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