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Emily Kirsop-Taylor Elocution/ Accent Reduction Tutor (West London)

Emily Kirsop-Taylor Gold Member

  • Central London (W1F) View on map
  • Last Logged In: 16 May 2018
  • Sex: Female
  • Web site: www.accentelocution.com
  • Can Travel To: City of London, Kensington and Chelsea, Lambeth, Wandsworth
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  • Professional Qualification BSc (Hons) Speech and Language Therapy
  • Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS, formerly CRB) Check I am fully CRB checked
  • Professional Membership Royal College of Speech and Language Therapists, Health Professions Council, Association of Speech and Language Therapists in Independent Practice
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Personal Message
Hi there, I have now returned from maternity leave and am taking new clients!
Please look out for my new website coming soon!
Which subject(s) do you teach?
I specialise in teaching elocution as well as accent softening/ reduction. I work with both adults and young adults. I am a fully qualified Speech and Language Therapist and have over 14 years worth of experience.
Tell me about your qualifications.
I have a BSc (Hons) in Speech and Language Therapy and qualified in 2003. Since then I have completed many post graduate courses relating to speech, language and communication including: -Multiple courses related to motor speech disorders -Lee Silverman Voice Training (LSVT) -Brief Therapy (Solution focused therapy) -Training in Social Skills
What kind of experience do you have?
I have worked as a Speech and Language Therapist for 14 years providing 1:1 therapy for both adults and children. I now specialise in working with business people to improve their speech and communications skills within the work place. A large part of my training has been the study of phonetics and phonology. I am able to analyse speech sounds in order to help you to produce the accent you wish as well as making use of my training in social skills and solution focused therapy in order to help you build confidence in speaking.
How much do you charge?
I offer a free consultation by phone, Skype or FaceTime where we can discuss what you would like to achieve in the sessions. I will then ask you to fill out a questionnaire and send me a recording of your speech for me to analyse. I offer three different courses or I can tailor make the sessions to fit you and your lifestyle, please contact me for details...
Where do you teach?
I am able to carry out sessions within a clinic or online tutoring via Skype or FaceTime.
When are you available?
I am available Monday-Sunday, day times and evenings, let me know what suits you.
Which ages and levels do you teach?
I generally work with adults and young adults but have experience of working with all ages.
Do you have an up-to-date DBS (Disclosure & Barring Service, formerly CRB) Certificate?
Yes
Describe your arrangements for online tutoring.
I am able to use Skype or FaceTime in order to carry out sessions. You can book in advance to ensure the session fits in with your working day.
Do you belong to any professional organisations?
For my work practicing as a Speech and Language Therapist I belong to the Royal College of Speech and Language Therapists (RCSLT), The Health Professions Council (HPC) and Association of Speech and Language Therapists in Independent Practice (ASLTIP).
Where and with whom did you train?
The University of Manchester, University College London, The London College of Public Speaking
Tell me about some of your current students.
I have a number of different student, please see my testimonials..
Do you have a personal message for students?
Speech and communication is a huge interest for me (hence my chosen career path!) I love what I do and will do my best to help you to be able to use your voice the way you wish to as well as help you to feel more confident in the way that you speak. I aim to tailor the session to how you learn and to what interests you.