Elena S

Modern Foreign Languages (French, Spanish and Russian). Also EFL

£25 per hour
Qualified Teacher

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Tell us a bit about yourself.

Originally from Tbilisi, Georgia I am a naturalised British citizen. Russian is my native language but I speak five languages in total: English (near native), French (fluent), Spanish (fluent) and Georgian (conversational). I am a qualified teacher and I currently teach in a leading independent school. I am a friendly approachable tutor. I have been teaching and tutoring for over 20 years. In 2017 I also spent six months living and working in France. I then moved to the Isle of Man in March 2018 and continued to tutor in languages before then securing my current teaching post.

What do you specialise in?

French Spanish Russian English as a Foreign Language

How do your lessons usually plan out?

I always tailor my lessons to learners' individual needs and make sure my pupils are interacting and engaged. I cover a wide range of language acquisition skills e.g. reading, writing, listening and speaking.

When did you first start tutoring?

1998

What do you love most about teaching your subject?

I love seeing pupils achieve and seeing them achieve a sense of fulfilment.

What is your teaching style?

I am a believer in student centred learning methods which help ensure students are actively engaged in their learning.

Teaches

Subject Level
English as a Foreign Language EFL English as a Foreign Language EFL
French French
Spanish Spanish