I am an Australian Citizen and qualified as a TEFL/TESOL Teacher in 2004
To continue to build my TEFL experiences and to immerse myself in Vietnamese culture and traditions by teaching English in Vietnam. My preferred location is Da Lat and expected salary $25 - $30/HR
- My greatest ambition as a Teacher is to see my students succeed.
- In addition I also have a background in business and Personal Development Coaching, which means I am qualified to motivate and inspire my students.
- I have the power and willingness to adapt to any given classroom or workshop situation.
I have been teaching in classrooms, creating English language workshops and tutoring private students since 2004. In Thailand, Myanmar and Vietnam. My first classroom teacher role in Vietnam was at ILA in Ho Chi Minh City.
I have many years experience in this field therefore I am able to quickly identify each students challenges and learning styles. This knowledge allows me to adapt lessons to suit each child if the need arises. Whilst at the same time working within the schools set curriculum.
I can work from a set curriculum or create appropriate lessons for each class/private students.
I have created interactive English language learning workshops incorporating; scene setting (e.g. shopping/hospitality) music, games and craft work.
British English/American English
I understand both BE and AE and the variations in vocabulary of each.
I have excellent organisational skills that enable me to create an environment where every child has the opportunity to learn in a safe and happy classroom.
I know how to create and deliver effective lessons plans
Cultural expectations and parents
I understand the importance of cultural diplomacy and helping parents to understand how they can best support their child’s education.
I have experience writing progress reports
I have a solid skillset as a TEFL Teacher and one of my greatest skills is perhaps my ability to quickly build rapport with my students. This enables me to encourage my students to work diligently toward achieving their personal best at all times.
I know how to bring a sense of fun into the classroom whilst maintaining discipline.
I am a resourceful and flexible person with good social skills. I am also a Certified Personal Development Coach and Meditation Teacher.
My interests include walking, nature, meditation, music and reading. Exploring ancient temples/Vietnamese culture. Travel and meeting new people. My plan is to base myself in Vietnam for several years.