British Primary Teacher with QTS/TEFL/CELTA
I'm a UK trained Primary Teacher with substantial experience, both in the UK and overseas such as Hno Kong, China, Kazakhstan and Uzbekistan. I hold a first class BA (Hons) degree in Childhood Studies and a PGCE with QTS in Primary Education. Addiitionally, I have a CELTA (Certificate of English Language Teaching to Adults) and a TEFL/TEFL-C (Teaching English as a Foreign Language/ to children). I also have worked in Special Needs schools in the UK, helping children with various learning difficulties. I've taught all levels and ages, from beginners and young learners to advanced and adult learners.
Experience: 14 years
Hello, my name is Alex and I'm from the United Kingdom. I have over 14 years experience teaching English as a Foreign Language and 8 years as a Primary Teacher both in the UK and abroad.
I graduated from Leeds University with a first class BA (Hons) degree in Childhood Studies. I have lived in many places around the world and I love travelling, amongst other things such as trekking, scrambling, horse riding, cooking, photography and reading.
I understand the challenges of learning another language and have the patience and passion to help you improve your English. I've experience teaching students from around the world to improve their spoken and written English and I'm sure I can do the same for you!
My classes are tailor made for each student and after a quick assessment of your English level we can begin your journey towards speaking closer and closer to the way a true native English speaker does. We can work together to improve your conversational skills, pronunciation, grammar, intonation, word order.....anything to improve your level.
Whether you are just trying to improve your spoken English, practice for an upcoming job interview or examination, I will to my utmost to help you achieve your goals. You will receive feedback in class as well as clear explanations to grammar points. Students who have the time and desire will also receive regular homework to help them improve upon request.
My primary aim is to support students to improve their English and gain confidence in their speaking, listening, reading and writing skills. You'll be provided with a full range of personalised, relevant lesson material depending on your need. Most importantly, I aim to give you a fun and inspiring lesson, giving you the tools to speak English more confidently and fluently each and every lesson.
Come and try out a lesson today, I offer one free 15 minute trial lesson. See my calendar for availability and book a lesson. To reserve a class please send me a request through Buddy School.
Thanks for reading and I hope to see you really soon!