For private classes each session is tailor made to the individuals needs. This is assessed at the first meeting. For those students preparing for exams the focus is on the grammar using texts, gap fills, rhymes and conversation. All materials are provided.
I have a degree in Spanish and latin american studies and am a qualified teacher. I have taught students aged 7 - mature students both in the classroom and one to one. I am also a qualified and experienced medical herbalist and deliver alternative medicine courses in Spanish to retired Colombianos living in London.
I require a minimum of 24hours notice should the student not be able to attend. Failing this the normal fee £25/hr will be charged
1999-2003 BSc Herbal Medicine, Middlesex University. Subjects studied: Human Sciences - Anatomy and Physiology, Pathology, Clinical Sciences, Orthodox and Herbal Pharmacology, Materia Medica and Therapeutics and Clinical Training at the Archway Clinic of Herbal Medicine.
1991-1995 BA English, Spanish and Latin American Studies, University of North London. Skills gained: Critical analysis, self discipline, meeting deadlines, team work, constructing and presenting seminars.
1996 RSA/Cambridge Certificate TEFLA (Teaching English as a Foreign Language to Adults), International House, Piccadilly, London.
1997 ITEC (International Therapy Examinations Council) Nutrition and Diet, City Lit College, Holborn, London.
1997-1998 ITEC Massage, Anatomy and Physiology, City and Islington College, London.
2007 City and Guilds 7302 Delivery of Learning. City Lit, London WC2
2008 City & Guilds DTTLS Year One. City Lit, London, WC2
Diploma in Teaching in Lifelong Learning Sector
2004-present Medical Herbalist. Private health consultations involving taking full medical history of clients and physical examinations where necessary, eg.taking blood pressure. Nutrition and lifestyle advice. Prescribing herbal medicines. Organising and running drop in clinics. Writing and delivering public talks. Obtaining funding for and setting up Community Project. Working in herbal dispensary open to the public offering mini consultations and prescribed herbal medicines and supplements where necessary.
2007-present The Mary Ward Centre Part time tutor of Herbal Medicine and Anatomy. Lesson planning, designing and writing course materials and differentiated resources, recording assessment and progress of students.
Delivery of same course in Spanish as part of outreach for MWC.
1996-present Private Language Tuition. Spanish and English Language teacher. Providing one to one classes to students of GSCE and A levels, and adults looking to brush up on their language skills for business and pleasure. Classes have a particular emphasis on grammar and all are tailored to the individuals needs.
2009-2011 The Citylit. Part time temporary tutor of introductory course in Herbal Medicine Lesson planning, designing and writing course materials and differentiated resources, recording assessment and progress of students.
2006-2008 City and Islington College. Classroom Assistant, working with students 16-19yrs with learning difficulties. Liaising with Tutors regarding individual needs. Assisting students with literacy, numeracy and behaviour. Helping students become more independent. Keeping students on task and prompting appropriate behaviour. Providing general support to tutor and group.
1996-1997 Aupi Centre, Spain English Language Teacher providing classes to groups of all ages and levels ranging from 7yrs to adults and Beginners to First Certificate. Duties included both daily and monthly planning of all classes for all groups, preparation of end of term examinations and written reports for the younger students.
1995-1996 St Joseph’s Primary School, London WC2. Volunteer Student Tutor Teacher’s assistant in Yr 3, helping children with reading.
1993-1994 El Centro de Arte de Frida Kahlo, Merida Venezuela. Language Teacher in private school for children aged 7-11yrs of age. Duties included planning and preparation of classes without the aid of course books. Supervision of extra curricular activities.
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