2021 - 2021
English Tutor FreelanceFreelance - Sinai Peninsula, Egypt- Private tutor teaching English as a foreign language to non-native speakers.
- Working with children who already speak another language, developing my
teaching style to be more creative and based on world knowledge.
- Conducting one-to-one lessons with adult students, focusing primarily
on improving their grammar, pronunciation, understanding different accents,
and practicing verbal phrases and idioms in appropriate contexts
2015 - 2017
English Tutor and Proofreader i12Learn Education Centrei12Learn Education Centre - Sinai, Egypt- Private tutor specialising in English Language, Literature and Drama.
- KS1 to GCSE and A Level (ages 4 – 18).
- Taught one-to-one classes as well as large groups, differentiating between
specific personal guidance, and conducting myself in a way that was
comprehensible for children of multiple levels.
- Orchestrated conversation classes with mature ESL students, gaining
experience with teaching English as a foreign language to adults.
- Respected as a proofreader and copy editor
2016 - 2020
Assistant Director and Children's Chaperone FreelanceFreelance - Various, United Kingdom- Working for multiple production companies, creating content for platforms
including: Netflix, Sky One, Amazon Prime, BBC, ITV and Film 4.
- Crowd director, experienced in communicating direction to children and
adults clearly and effectively.
- Experienced as a chaperone on film locations, responsible for child actors’
well-being, performance times and treatment on set.
- Experienced as a theatre chaperone, keeping the children hydrated, focused,
quiet and happy, backstage.
2012 - 2013
Volunteer Teaching Assistant Purbeck Upper SchoolPurbeck Upper School - Dorset, United Kingdom- Helped year 11 English students achieve their maximum potential in their coursework and IGCSEs. This taught me how to maintain focus with interruptions, as well as how to successfully motivate others whilst being friendly and remaining patient.
- Helped run drama workshops for 7 to 8 year olds visiting the school.
- Assistant director/acting coach for the school’s rendition of The Wizard of Oz.
- Proceeded to win a Diana Champion Volunteer Award for this effort two years later.