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Shyla - Prof vocabulary -  english - Auckland
$36/h
1st lesson free!
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Response Time 24h
Lessons offered by Shyla
  • Individual
The lessons will be held
Taught subjects
  • Vocabulary - English
  • ESOL (English)
  • Written comprehension - English
  • Oral comprehension - English
  • Written expression - English
  • PET
Levels
  • All Levels

Hi, I am Shyla an ESL tutor teaching in Auckland for 23 yrs

Methodology

Normally, in a language classroom, it is communicative language teaching. I use vocabulary to teach meanings and frame sentences. I teach the target language followed by a reading text. Then listening activity, writing a paragraph and speaking practise.

Experience

I am an ESL tutor, with an MA in English Literature and Second language Teaching. I have taught from the beginner to advanced levels and IELTS level 5 and 6, Academic English for level 3, and 4 for NZCEL in Auckland.

Rates

Rate for online lessons : $30/h
Rate for 5 hours of lessons : $125
Rate for 10 hours of lessons : $250
Lessons offered by Shyla
Individual
The lessons will be held
at her home
Taught subjects
  • Vocabulary - English
  • ESOL (English)
  • Written comprehension - English
  • Oral comprehension - English
  • Written expression - English
  • PET
Levels
  • All Levels

Shyla's CV

EDUCATION:

International Open Academy UK

Teaching English Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) 2017

The University of Auckland

Master’s in arts: Applied Linguistics 2014
Specialization: Language Analysis
Discourse Analysis
Curriculum Development
Task-Base Learning and Teaching
Second Language Classroom Research
Learner Language
Applied Linguistics Research
Academic Reading and Writing
Learning Vocabulary
English for Specific purposes

UNITEC: Auckland

Cambridge Certificate in English Language Teaching (CELTA) 2010
UNITEC: Auckland

National Certificate in Adult Literacy Education (NCALE) 2007-2010
Specialization: Teaching Numeracy
Literacy in Auckland
Literacy Course Design and Assessment
Literacy in Tutoring Skill
Literacy in Information Communication Technology


UNITEC: Auckland

Certificate in English Tutoring 1999


The University of Auckland


English Essay Writing course 1999





RELEVANT EXPERIENCE

ESL Lecturer
New Zealand Institute of Technical Training 2018

• Teaching Academic English for NZCEL level 3 and 4, grammar, reading, writing, listening, and speaking skills.
Achievements
• I have been successful in delivering lessons and giving feedback to students. Also maintaining classroom discipline and respect towards one another.

Auckland Gold Star Institute
2015-2016
• Taught ESL for adult learners.
ESL Lecturer 2011-2015
Whitireia Polytechnic:
• Taught beginner to advanced level ESL grammar, reading, writing, listening, and speaking skills and level 5 and 6 IELTS to adult learners.
Achievements

• I have been successful in fulfilling my duties towards learners in the classroom. Students were very successful in achieving good results with my teaching.

ESL Lecturer 2010- 2011

AIS St Helens:

• Taught beginner to advanced level ESL grammar, reading, writing, listening, and speaking skills and IELTS to adult learners.

Achievements

• I have been successful in fulfilling my duties towards learners in the classroom. Students were very happy with my teaching.



Program Supervisor and ESL Lecturer for Employment

Target Education: 2007-2009

• Teaching ESL for international students.
• Assessing trainees using NZQA unit standards.
• Delivering quality training for learners to achieve employment goals.
• Management and maintenance of all records for auditing.
• Identifying skills and to get learners jobs through job brokers or other agencies.
• Other learners are sent for further training and on work experience at different workplaces.
Achievements

• I have been able to get part-time and full-time jobs such as nurse, taxi driver, skilled personnel, security guard, customer service at supermarkets etc., to several students, while the rest were sent for further training. I trained learners to write CV’s depending on their skills using computers. I could create a positive atmosphere in the classroom with different cultures. I am known to be a good and magnanimous teacher. I conscientiously enjoyed my job and have done counselling for learners who came with a baggage.


Program Supervisor and ESL Lecturer for Employment

Enterprise Waitakere: 2000-2006

• Teaching ESL for international students.
• Assessing trainees using NZQA unit standards.
• Delivering quality training for learners to achieve employment goals.
• Management and maintenance of all records for auditing.
• Identifying skills and to get learners jobs through job brokers or other agencies.
• Other learners are sent for further training and on work experience at different workplaces.
Achievements

I have been able to get part-time and full-time jobs such as nurse, taxi driver, skilled personnel, security guard, customer service at supermarkets for several students, while the rest were sent for further training. I trained learners to write CV’s depending on their skills using computers. I could create a positive atmosphere in the classroom with different cultures. I am known to be a good and magnanimous teacher. I conscientiously enjoyed my job and have done counselling for learners who came with a baggage.


ESL Instructor 1998-2000

Waitakere Educational Association

• Teaching English to adult immigrants by designing, preparing and delivering lessons.

Achievements

• I helped learners to achieve their goals and sent them for further education.


OTHER EXPERIENCES

SPECIAL SKILLS
Communication skills:
• Excellent written and communication in English. I am an able public speaker, Speak, read and write in 3 Indian languages.

Liaising skills:
• Extremely good in liaising.
• Organizational and time management skills.

Teaching skills:
• Excellent in Teaching English (ESL- Taught for 23 years).
• Planning and designing English course and curricula.
• An excellent understanding of learner’s psychology that makes me an efficient educator.
• Taught English language to numerous international students.

Problem solving skills:

• Excellent in human relationship, kind and compassionate
• Excellent in student problem solving inside and outside the classroom.
• Highly approachable, friendly, patient and a good listener.

Computer skills:

Excellent in the usage of:

• MS Word
• MS Excel
• Internet explorer / Netscape
• MS Power point
• Usage of databases
• Electronic journals

Leadership skills

• Member of ESL quality development advisory team
• Advised department members on opinions and strategies to improve unit standards
• Participated in departmental decisions concerning the team and program issues
• Participated in deciding students’ performances based on their Merit
• Being assertive and encourage learners to do their best
• Assisted in planning and executing lessons based on the placement tests
• Always enthusiastic in assisting learners to achieve their goals


INTERESTS

• I am interested in reading biographies and browsing the net. I love housekeeping, flower arrangements, cooking, stitching and travelling to new places. I have travelled to Kuala Lumpur, Bangkok, Singapore, Sydney, New York, Buffalo, Charlotte, Orlando, Daytona, St Augustine, New Jersey, Washington, Maryland, New Zealand and extensively in India. I love meeting new people and learning about new cultures. I teach ESOL free coaching classes on Sundays to a group of adults in a gurdwara a charitable organization. I have helped and guided people at different walks of life and at different levels.



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