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Sarah Perkins - EFL/IELTS/FCE and Business English Tutor, Kingston

Sarah Perkins English as a Foreign Language (EFL) Teacher (Kingston upon Thames)

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Hello, my name is Sarah. I am a full time English tutor with over 25 years experience. My lessons are always tailored to the individual, resulting in clear and well-structured tuition to help with your specific needs.
Which subject(s) do you teach?
I teach English as a foreign language to children and adults. Professionals from all sectors, including law, medicine, finance, human rights and general industry are particularly welcome.

I also teach and prepare students for IELTS and the following Cambridge Exams: PET, KET, FCE, CAE, CPE.

Lessons in general English, including polite English and conversation with a particular emphasis on pronunciation, are also available.
Tell me about your qualifications.
I have a BA(Hons) degree in English Literature; CELTA (Cambridge Certificate in English Language Teaching to Adults); DELTA (Cambridge Diploma in English Language Teaching to Adults).
What kind of experience do you have?
I have taught English as a foreign language (beginner to proficiency) for over 25 years on a full time basis. Over half of my students are business professionals whose time is limited, requiring well planned and highly focussed tuition. I am also an English teaching consultant to Amnesty International in London.
How much do you charge?
I charge £60 per hour and offer discounted rates for courses of 6, 12 and 24 lessons. I also accept small groups enabling students to share the cost. I charge an additional fee if I have to travel.

All students considering tuition are offered a free trial lesson without any obligation to continue.
Where do you teach?
I teach at home in the centre of Kingston. For an additional travel fee I also teach in the surrounding areas of New Malden, Raynes Park, Wimbledon, Teddington, Twickenham and Richmond. I also teach in central London.
When are you available?
Monday to Friday 8.30am - 8.00pm
Which ages and levels do you teach?
School-age children and adults from beginner to proficiency. I also teach professionals at all levels who require focussed English tuition for their specific working environment.
Which qualifications do you prepare your students for?
IELTS Exam, Cambridge First Certificate Exam, Cambridge Advanced Exam, Cambridge Proficiency Exam, Cambridge PET and KET.
Do you have an up-to-date DBS (Disclosure & Barring Service, formerly CRB) Certificate?
Describe your arrangements for online tutoring.
I am available to tutor using Skype