I'm committed to helping people like you achieve your potential. I am passionate about teaching and learning. I am challenging and supportive, organised and reliable.
- Which subject(s) do you teach?
I teach English and French for business, exam preparation and travel.
I teach AS and A Level French, IELTS and Cambridge exams. I also coach nurses and doctors to success in the new OET test (Occupational English Test)
I also offer Life and Business coaching
- Tell me about your qualifications.
I have an honours degree in Modern Languages from Bristol Polytechnic
I have DELTA (Diploma for the Teaching of English as a Foreign language to Adults) from British Council in Paris
I have NLP Practitioner status from UKCPD Swindon
I have a business and Life Coaching certificate from UKCPD Swindon
- How much do you charge?
I charge £25/h for general/exam focused language tutoring, £30/h for Business French or English or presentation skills training.
Life Coaching is £50 for a session of 60- 90 minutes.
- Where do you teach?
I teach and coach from my home office in Stratton.
- When are you available?
I am available Monday to Saturday.
- Which ages and levels do you teach?
I teach all ages from 12 years to adult
- Which qualifications do you prepare your students for?
I prepare students to take IELTS, CAE, CPE, FCE, TOEIC, TOEFL
French exams including DILF, DELF, DALF, French GCSE, A Level
I coach trainee teachers embarking on the CELTA or DELTA.
- What kind of experience do you have?
25 years in Education Management, teacher training and language coaching in language schools in Paris, Toulouse, Bordeaux and Oxford. I have taught English to professionals and students of all nationalities. I have taught business, technical, academic, and general English and French for Business and GCSE & A Level French in-company and privately since January 2014 when I began working for myself.
I specialised for five years in coaching French university- level students to get into the Elite French business and Engineering schools.
- Do you have an up-to-date DBS (Disclosure & Barring Service, formerly CRB) Certificate?
I have an up to date DBS.
- Where and with whom did you train?
My university degree in French and German is from Bristol Polytechnic. I did the CELTA at Gloscat, Cheltenham before going out to France to live. I spent 10 years in Paris and trained further at the British Council, where I passed the DELTA (Diploma to teach English as a Foreign Language to Adults). I moved down to Toulouse where I was based for a little over three years before returning to the UK in 2001. More recently, I trained with Tony Nutley at the UKCPD, Swindon, where I attained my Life and Business Coaching Diploma and NLP Practitioner status.
- Do you belong to any professional organisations?
I belong to the ANLP
I am a member of the UKCPD.
I am a member of the AC.
- Tell me about some of your current students.
I am currently working with Japanese expatriates working for Honda in swindon and coaching doctors and nurses at Swindon GW hospital to achieve success in the Academic IELTS test. I am coaching business people who are learning Business/technical English and French as well as students of English as a foreign language aiming to take the Cambridge FCE & CAE. IELTS preparation, both the academic and general modules, is an ongoing part of my tutoring for both native and non-native students, as is GCSE, AS and A level French. I am also teaching Business French in-company. I offer support and coaching to trainee teachers of English as a foreign language undertaking the CELTA or DELTA. I am a qualified NLP practitioner and Life Coach specialising in career coaching and relationship coaching.
• BA (Hons) Modern Languages (French and German) , NLP Practitioner, Business and Life Coaching certification.
• DELTA (teaching English as a Foreign Language to adults)
• Current DBS held
• ANLP, AC, UKCPD
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