I'm a former actor and BBC-trained director with many years' experience teaching drama and EFL to people of all ages and abilities. I tailor my approach to each individual student to build confidence and achieve the best possible outcome.
- Which subject(s) do you teach?
I tutor English as a second language, as well as teaching drama.
- Tell me about your qualifications.
I have over ten years' experience teaching English as a Second Language. I hold the Trinity TESOL Teaching Certificate as well as a degree in Theatre Studies. My background is in acting; I bring my drama training to the ESL classroom, making lessons fun and relevant to the real world.
- How much do you charge?
I charge £36 for all one-to-one teaching. Group teaching prices are available on application.
- Where do you teach?
I usually teach at my home in Guildford, but can sometimes travel to students' homes for daytime lessons. Please contact me to enquire.
- Which ages and levels do you teach?
All ages and levels.
- Which qualifications do you prepare your students for?
ESL exams include IELTS, Cambridge ESOL (FCE, PET, KET, etc), Trinity GESE and Japanese University Entrance, but others are available on request. I also have experience teaching English for Academic Purposes and can help you with your studies if English is not your first language.
I also coach for Auditions for drama scholarships, drama school and acting work. Lamda examinations in Acting and Verse and Prose.
- What kind of experience do you have?
I am an experienced performer and director - I have worked with all levels of ability from complete beginners to award-winning professionals.
Audition coaching is my speciality; having been on both sides of the audition panel, I am uniquely placed to prepare students for acting auditions, and my students have achieved success in auditions for drama school, drama scholarships, youth theatres and professional acting engagements.
I have worked with adults and children of all ages in a variety of settings including schools, youth theatres, community groups and private one-to-one coaching. I also teach Drama for English Language Learning.
I offer coaching for professional and amateur actors as well as drama workshops to develop specific performance skills or just for fun.
I have taught English as a Second Language for over a decade and have experience of teaching in schools and private coaching. I can help with exam preparation; I have taught IELTS, Cambridge ESOL (FCE, PET, KET, etc), Trinity GESE and Japanese University Entrance. I also teach English for Academic Purposes or just to help you build confidence in your spoken and written English.
- Do you have an up-to-date DBS (Disclosure & Barring Service, formerly CRB) Certificate?
- Tell me about some of your current students.
From September, I'll be running a course called Acting for Adults, designed for anyone who loves acting or directing to develop their skills and experiment with different ways of working, away from the pressures of the rehearsal room. Contact me for further information, or see my Facebook page "Guildford Acting Coach".
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