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Hi, my name is Rachel and I'm a native British English speaker from London. I am a CELTA qualified teacher with over 12 years’ experience of teaching learners from all over the world, with different levels, goals and learning styles. I specialize in Cambridge and IELTS exam preparation, Academic English and Business English. As well as a CELTA certificate, I hold a PhD in Linguistics. This means I have expert knowledge of grammar, which makes it easy to understand my students’ difficulties and explain English grammar in a clear and simple way.
I am a patient and friendly teacher and I love getting to know new people, understanding their challenges and finding fun and creative solutions to achieve their learning goals. In my lessons I focus on communication and maximise practice so that my students make progress FAST! Whether you want to improve your conversational skills or improve your academic writing style, I can provide a tailor-made program that will help you achieve your targets.
Their Current Time Zone is:(GMT -1:00) Atlantic/Azores
They Can Teach These Specialized Courses:PET, KET, FCE, IELTS, CPE, English for Medical Professionals, Meetings in English, CV Review and Interview Preparation, Giving Presentations in English, Negotiations in English
They Can Teach The Following Age Groups:College, Adults, Seniors
Every student is unique, and I have a detailed conversation with every new student to assess their level and goals. I use this information to create a personalized learning plan.
I believe that language is about communication. In my classes students are given time and support to express their ideas, practice new grammar and vocabulary, and correct any problem areas.
I love cooking, going to the movies, hiking and boxing.