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Eleanor Levin - Spanish Tutor in Lancaster, Lancashire

Eleanor Levin Spanish (general) Tutor (Lancaster)

Eleanor Levin

  • Lancaster (LA1) View on map
  • Last Logged In: 06 Nov 2017
  • Sex: Female
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Personal Message
I teach Spanish and Music for all ages. I run small, friendly groups and also offer individual lessons. I have a creative and flexible approach and aim to make learning both effective and enjoyable.
Which subject(s) do you teach?
Spanish
'Amiguitos' - Spanish club for parents and children 2-4 years old
'Amigos' - Spanish class for children 6 - 10 years old
GCSE and A' Level coaching
Spanish groups for beginner and improver adults and for children
One to one tuition

Music
Music Clubs for children from 3 upwards
GCSE coaching
Music groups for beginner adults
Creative Piano for Kids
Tell me about your qualifications.
I have a first class degree in Spanish and Music with an additional distinction in spoken Spanish. I am a former member of the BBC Languages and BBC Bitesize teams and have lived and worked in Spain and Mexico.
What kind of experience do you have?
I have 20 years experience tutoring Music, Spanish and English as a Foreign Language. I have experience of teaching adults and children of all ages, including home educated children, and adults and children with learning disabilities.
How much do you charge?
Spanish
Group lessons are £6 per person or £4 concessions for unemployed
Individual lessons are £24 per hour with concessions also available

Music
Individual piano lessons are £14 per half hour lesson
Where do you teach?
I currently teach from home in Lancaster. My house is about 5 minutes walk from Lancaster Railway Station.

This is accessible from Bolton-le-Sands, Carnforth, Warton, Silverdale, Halton, Wray, Caton, Dolphinholme, Arkholme, Galgate, Glasson Dock, Hornby, Over Kellet, Nether Kellet, Quernmore, Wray, Morecambe and Heysham.
When are you available?
I teach weekday daytimes and evenings.
I teach various Spanish groups:

Tuesdays 7-8 Spanish beginners
Tuesdays 8.30 - 9.30 Spanish post-beginners
Thursdays 5.10 - 6.10 pre-intermediate

**I am planning to start a brand new class for absolute beginners on Thursday mornings after Christmas**
Please get in touch if you would like to join this class
Which ages and levels do you teach?
All ages. I am currently teaching people from 7 - 70 years old.
Which qualifications do you prepare your students for?
GCSE and A' Level Spanish
GCSE Music
Do you have an up-to-date DBS (Disclosure & Barring Service, formerly CRB) Certificate?
I have a full enhanced DBS check that can be validated online

I have completed the online training programme 'Child Protection Awareness in Music' produced by the NSPCC and the Musician's Union
Do you belong to any professional organisations?
I am a member of the Orff Society UK
I am a member of the Ethical Small Traders Association
Where and with whom did you train?
DELE Básico Spanish qualification at Cádiz University
BA Hons Music and Spanish Studies at Lancaster University
Tell me about some of your current students.
I currently run three open Spanish groups for adults. I also run private groups and individual classes in Spanish.

Examples of people who come to me for Spanish lessons are children; school students wanting help with GCSE or A Level Spanish; people who want to learn a new skill or keep their brain active; people who learnt some Spanish a while ago and want to practise it; people who like to holiday in Spain or hope to retire there, people who have a Spanish speaking partner or who have a child who has a Spanish speaking partner, people who are going travelling around Latin America...

I also teach Creative Piano for Kids .... individual half hour piano lessons teaching children to create their own music from the beginning as well as learning music reading, musicianship and good technique. I am currently teaching piano to pupils from age 5 to adult.
Do you have a personal message for students?
I take a break from teaching in the school summer holidays. I will be away from 27th July - end of August 2017. My individual and group classes start again week beginning 4th September. Please contact me by phone or email if you would like to start classes in September. If you contact me in August, I ask for your patience in waiting for a reply. I will reply to all messages at the end of August and organise new class times and dates then.

With thanks, Eleanor