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Taught subjects
  • ESOL (English)
  • Oral expression - English
  • Vocabulary - English
  • Written comprehension - English
  • Oral comprehension - English
Levels
  • Secondary
  • Adult education
  • A1
  • A2
  • B1
  • B2
  • C1
  • C2
  • Beginner
  • Intermediate
  • Advanced
  • Professional
  • Kids

Experienced degree teacher of English, ESOL and Portuguese to secondary school pupils and adults in Swindon

Methodology

I have taught 100% of the timetable, taking full charge of the class, from age 10 to 18, including adults, in evening classes.
I try to lead, motivate, support, challenge and develop students at all levels in order to achieve success as well as facilitating a learning experience that provides them with the opportunity to achieve their best potential.
I teach literacy and grammar through individually planning and teaching topic work.
I do formative and summative marking and assessment.
Together we will spread your wings and you will fly!!!

Background

I have taught for 18 years now which has given me an intense school experience. I am very passionate about making a real difference to young people’s lives through teaching.
I strive to satisfy each and every pupil’s unique learning requirements. Furthermore, I possess vast experience of working in diverse academic settings and of developing lessons for a wide range of students.

Rates

Rate for online lessons : £20/h
Lessons offered by Dina
Individual
In group
The lessons will be held
at your home
webcam
Taught subjects
  • ESOL (English)
  • Oral expression - English
  • Vocabulary - English
  • Written comprehension - English
  • Oral comprehension - English
Levels
  • Secondary
  • Adult education
  • A1
  • A2
  • B1
  • B2
  • C1
  • C2
  • Beginner
  • Intermediate
  • Advanced
  • Professional
  • Kids

Dina's CV

Dina Claudino

119, Havisham Drive, Swindon SN25 1BJ

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PERSONAL SUMMARY
Dina is very passionate about making a real difference to young people’s lives through
teaching. She strives to satisfy each and every pupil’s unique learning requirements. Furthermore, she possesses vast experience of working in diverse academic settings and of developing lessons for a wide range of students.

CAREER HISTORY


2017 Domestic assistant at Sweeply from February to May.

2016 Domestic assistant in the Tunbridge Wells Care Centre from January
to August.

The following duties are common to all the 24 schools she has taught from October 1998 to August 2015:

# Teaching 100% of the timetable, taking full charge of the class, from age 10 to 18, including grownups, in evening classes.
# Leading, motivating, supporting, challenging and developing students at all levels in order to achieve success.
# Facilitating a learning experience that provides students with the opportunity to achieve their best potential.
# Teaching Literacy and grammar each week.
# Individually planning and teaching topic work.
# Formative and summative marking and assessment.
# Attending staff meetings and parental sessions.


2014-15 Secondary school D. Martinho Vaz Castelo Branco, Lisbon – Portugal
She taught English to Key Stage 3 and had a 2-month block practice: speaking sessions within the Cambridge project “PET” (Preliminary English Test).

2013-14 School S. João da Talha, Lisbon, Portugal
She taught English to Key Stage 3 and Key Stage 4 and to Vocational Training Courses.

School Pêro de Alenquer, Lisbon, Portugal
She taught English to Key Stage 3.

School Padre António Vieira, Lisbon, Portugal
She taught English to Key Stage 3 and Key Stage 4.
2012-13 School Marquês do Pombal, Lisbon, Portugal
She taught English to Vocational Training Courses.

School Passos Manuel, Lisbon, Portugal
She taught English to Vocational Training Courses.

2011-12 School Sá da Bandeira, Santarém, Portugal
She taught English to Key Stage 4 and to Vocational Training Courses.

School Passos Manuel, Lisbon, Portugal
She taught Portuguese to Adult Foreign students.

2010-11 School Ferreira do Zêzere, Tomar, Portugal
She taught English to Key Stage 3.

2009-10 School Pontével, Santarém, Portugal
She taught English to Key Stage 3 and to Vocational Training Courses.

2008-09 School Alpiarça, Santarém, Portugal
She taught English to Key Stage 3 and Key Stage 4.

2007-08 School Gualdim Pais, Tomar, Portugal
She taught English to Adult Vocational Training Courses (evening classes).

School Azambuja, Lisbon, Portugal
She taught English and Portuguese to Adult Vocational Training Courses (evening classes).

School Mem Ramires, Santarém, Portugal
She taught English to year 6 and Key Stage 4.

2006-07 10– month block internship in the insurance company METLIFE.

2005-06 School Caxias, Lisbon, Portugal
She taught English to year 6 and to Key Stage 3.

School Amadora, Lisbon, Portugal
She taught English to Key Stage 3.

School Alcabideche, Cascais, Portugal
She taught English to Key Stage 3.

2004-05 School Albarraque, Sintra, Portugal
She taught English to Key Stage 3.
2003-04 School Martinho Castelo Branco, Portimão, Portugal
She taught English to Key Stage 3.

School Catujal, Lisbon, Portugal
She taught English to Key Stage 3.

2002-03 School “Instituto Educativo do Ribatejo, Santarém, Portugal
She taught English to year 6, Key Stage 3 and to Vocational Training Courses.

2001-02 School “Instituto Educativo do Ribatejo, Santarém, Portugal
She taught English to year 6, Key Stage 3 and to Vocational Training Courses.

2000-01 School “Instituto Educativo do Ribatejo”, Santarém, Portugal
She taught English to year 5 and 6, Key Stage 3 and Key Stage 4.

1999-00 School Conde de Oeiras, Lisbon, Portugal
She had 1 year of internship/placement teaching English and Portuguese to Key Stage 3.

1998-99 School Atouguia da Baleia, Peniche, Portugal
She taught English to Key Stage 3.

School Bombarral, Caldas da Rainha, Portugal
She taught English to Key Stage 3, to Key Stage 4 and to evening classes.

1998 Customer assistant, during the Christmas holidays, in a Decoration and Furniture Fair in Lisbon, Portugal.

1994/1997 Cashier and customer assistant, during the Christmas holidays, in a clothes store, in Lisbon, Portugal.

1987/1989 Cooperation in organizing and running activities for groups of people of all ages, in cultural events such as Book Fairs, Food Fairs and Cars and Truck Fairs, in Santarém, Portugal.



Additional Skills and Qualifications
Teaching
Considerable experience in organizing people, planning activities, and resources through teaching
Setting up new benchmarks for quality education for children from disadvantaged backgrounds & communities.
Controlling the school’s budget so that it is spent in line with learning priorities and the principles of best value.
Providing feedback to pupils in such a way that supports their progress and gives them hope for their future.
Working closely with colleagues to share ideas and knowledge.
Demanding high standards of care and attention to detail, particularly with regard to the safety and well-being of others.
Working knowledge of a range of Microsoft applications, including Word, PowerPoint, and Photoshop.
Personal
Prepared to do the right thing for children no matter how hard it is or how seemingly difficult the problems.
Adhering at all times to the strictest interpretation of all relevant Teaching Codes for Professional Conduct.
At the moment, without own car but with a clean driving licence and willing to use buses to visit different schools to teach.
She enjoys travelling, reading, listening to music, dancing, cinema, doing sports and socialising with family and friends.

Academic Qualifications

1999-2000 1 year internship/placement in 2 classes of Year 8, teaching English in one and Portuguese in the other, in Secondary School Conde de Oeiras, in Lisbon, Portugal.

1997-1998 Post-graduation in Educational Sciences of the University “Luís de Camões”, in Lisbon, Portugal.

1993-1997 Degree in Modern Languages and Literatures, with the Teaching specialization of Portuguese and English Studies of the University “Luís de Camões”, in Lisbon, Portugal.

1979-1993 Primary and secondary school received in Santarém, Portugal.


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