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Braintree 
£25/h
1st lesson free!
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Response Time 24h
Lessons offered by Brendan
  • Individual
  • In group
The lessons will be held
  • at your home
  • By webcam
Taught subjects
  • English
  • Reading
  • English Literature
  • Creative writing
  • Literacy
  • Oral expression
Levels
  • All Levels

Language lover who can make you love the music of words, too

Methodology

Engage you from the off with humour and obvious love for my subject; ask you what you need and try to deliver what you want and need. Always available, when not actually present for advice or assurance. Open-minded and free thinking.

Experience

Editor, journalist, writer, friend. Works freelance in London for a national newspaper/media organisation; edited regional daily newspaper for seven years; degree in Literature; Irish background; serious sense of humour. Education is not the panacea for all the world's problems, but it's the best thing that's been tried so far

Rates

Transportation Fee : £10
Rate for online lessons : £25/h
Rate for 5 hours of lessons : £18
Rate for 10 hours of lessons : £15
Lessons offered by Brendan
Individual
In group
The lessons will be held
at your home
webcam
Taught subjects
  • English
  • Reading
  • English Literature
  • Creative writing
  • Literacy
  • Oral expression
Levels
  • All Levels

Brendan's CV

The Times of London - freelance sub-editor from March, 2012 to present; business editor, The National, Abu Dhabi, UAE, January 2008 - April, 2009; editor and director Herald Express Publications Ltd, South Devon, England, 1999-2006; senior positions in daily and weekly newspapers across the UK 1981-1999, including deputy editor of South Wales Evening Post, 1997-1999. BA (Hons) degree in Literature, Essex University, 1980.

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