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Nicola Bamford - IELTS/FCE/ CAE/Trinity exam preparation

Nicola Bamford English as a Foreign Language (EFL) Teacher (Kingston upon Thames)

Nicola Bamford

  • Molesey (KT8) View on map
  • Last Logged In: 11 Dec 2017
  • Sex: Female
  • Can Travel To: Epsom and Ewell, Kingston upon Thames, Mole Valley, Richmond upon Thames, Runnymede, Spelthorne, Windsor and Maidenhead, Woking
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Personal Message
I am a friendly and patient teacher with a wealth of experience in teaching English. I will work with you to identify your individual strengths and weaknesses, and with high expectations, motivate you to achieve your potential.
Which subject(s) do you teach?
General EFL
Exam preparation for PET, FCE, CAE, and IELTS
ESOL Skills for Life
Preparation for GESE and ISE exams
Conversation skills
Tell me about your qualifications.
My English teaching qualifications are as follows:

ADTE(E)LS (2012)- Additional Diploma in teaching English (ESOL) in the Lifelong learning sector
PGCE (2006)
TESOL diploma (2002)
CELTA (1996)

I am also on the International ESOL Examiner Panel for Trinity College, London. As part of this role I undertake examining tours to schools in Italy and Spain.
What kind of experience do you have?
I have over 15 years experience in teaching English as a foreign language, as both a teacher and a manager. I have been teaching and managing courses in London for the past 10 years , and previously taught as well as managed EFL schools abroad.
I have taught classes at a range of different levels, including both general English and exam preparation for ESOL skills Life, FCE, CAE and IELTS exams. I have also taught Academic English and study skills to foreign students preparing to study both undergraduate and masters degrees in the UK.
I have delivered one to one tuition on site to business employees at an international company based in South London, as well as to private students at different levels.
How much do you charge?
EFL classes £40 per hour or £50 for 1.5 hours
Exam preparation classes £45 per hour or £55 for 1.5 hours
Proficiency classes £50 per hour or £65 for 1.5 hours
Where do you teach?
I will deliver classes either in the student's home, or at my home.
When are you available?
Weekdays and evenings.
Which ages and levels do you teach?
Which qualifications do you prepare your students for?
Cambridge PET, FCE, and CAE
Trinity College GESE, ISE and ESOL Skills for Life
Do you have an up-to-date DBS (Disclosure & Barring Service, formerly CRB) Certificate?
Do you belong to any professional organisations?
Trinity College London international ESOL Examiner.
Do you have a personal message for students?
I look forward to meeting you!