London, United Kingdom, SW7 4SF
Joined on January, 2017
Any day at any time
Up to 15 minutes away at my regular hourly rate
EducationCambridge CELTA ( Certificate in English Language Teaching to Adults)
Old English Language and Literature Oxford University
Diploma in Business English
Diploma in English for Travel and Tourism
Certificate of Proficiency in English Cambridge
Certificate in Advanced English Cambridge
First Certificate in English Cambridge
Diploma in Animation and entertainment (Greece).
Certificate in Sport Animation. (France)
Diploma of"Jeune Animateur de Football". (France)
Would you like to improve your French or get good grades?
TUITIONS FOR ALL AGE GROUPS INCLUDING Early years, Primary,GCSE,A Level, Common Entrance
( French),Westminster Challenge & Adults.
I am Nicolas, a professional and successful native French tutor/Cambridge celta teacher.
_20 years experience.
_Have prepared students for French GCSE , AS and university level with excellent results and references.
_Tutored French to a Royal family from the Middle East in Mayfair and to VIP households in London.
_Worked for a year as a French tutor for an American family with two young children teaching French in Kensington.
_Amongst other tutees,last academic year I successfully tutored French in Mayfair (High profile ,Year 8 French,13+ Common Entrance),Islington (GCSE Level exam prep)with A and A Star results and A Level in Chiswick.
_Also had high profile adult learners in London Waterloo and London Goodge Street as well as at undergraduate beginner level on London Gloucester Road with excellent references.
At the present time ,I am the daily private French tutor for a high profile family in Mayfair.
Alongside these hours,I am also currently giving French tuitions in London at different levels including GCSE Prep and WESTMINSTER CHALLENGE FRENCH year 8 , COMMON ENTRANCE FRENCH 13+ and ADULT LEARNERS.
I have just finished a series of tuitions in Mayfair/Bond Street with two adults learners with excellent references as well as Kensington at ks3 level.
I take satisfaction in watching my students flourish and succeed and inspire them.My references speak for themselves.(See my experience).
Other references on requests.
TO WHOM IT MAY CONCERN,
Nicolas is an excellent tutor. He helped my son with preparation to the Westminster challenge exam for 5 months. My son really enjoyed the lessons. Nicolas is a very responsible tutor who does his best to organize interesting lessons. My son got A at Westminster challenge exam.
Anna, London Hampstead
TO WHOM IT MAY CONCERN,
Nicolas has been our son`s French tutor for the last 9 months.We were looking for a tutor who could focus on Common Entrance 13+ exam preparation, working on speaking, grammar and writing .
I strongly recommend him as a teacher.
He prepares his lessons, and teaches with great enthusiam.
My son, who attended Wetherby School in London,did not like and was not good at French at school and from the moment Nicolas started to teach him his view and understanding of French changed.
He is now on top of his class and loves french and this is all thanks to Nicolas.
Just to let you know that we will not need you now until September.
Zany got an A star for his speaking controlled assessment.
We are very pleased with your excellent teaching and Zany is looking forward to seeing you in September.
Have a great summer.
"I highly recommend Nicolas as a tutor.He has tutored me now for around a year and I am very pleased with my progress.He is very organised and is always willing to provide extra help if needed.Furthermore,Nicolas has a variety of different resources which can be very helpful.I addition,he is very punctual and reliable.Throughout the year,Nicolas has helped me improve my speaking skills and grammar.One of his best qualities is that he is always willing to adapt to the needs of his students and that he is very flexible in his teaching style."
Vladimir (A level Student) ,London Victoria
I would like to recommend Nicolas as a French tutor for your organisation or family.
Nicolas worked with us in London three days per week, as a French tutor. (We moved to the U.S. when the employment ended.) Nicolas took full responsibility for our two boys for three days per week.
His main focus was on tutoring and educating the boys in French. He spoke only French to them, allowing the boys to be fully immersed in the language. The activities allowed them to develop their French (both boys fully comprehend French conversation now and can speak), . Nicolas’s energizing and interactive techniques were fun for the boys, and they engaged in the language quickly.
The boys loved their time with Nicolas . His tutoring techniques are excellent for young children..
Nicolas is dependable, caring, and trustworthy. I would fully recommend him as a French tutor for your children.
To Whom It May Concern:
I have been fortunate enough to have Nicolas as my French tutor. Having only 2 months to learn French before moving to Paris, Nicolas planned the course really well and I came out of it feeling ready to face the real French people. Nicolas is organized and very pleasant to be around. He is so helpful even if it is something, which is not related to the lesson. Nicolas adapted the lesson to my needs and plans the lessons every time beforehand. The material he uses to teach is quality and his approach in teaching is very easy to understand. I would highly recommend Nicolas to tutor French at any level.
Thom , University student, London Gloucester Road
Hobbies_Just recorded an audio book as a Male Voice Recording for French learners :Volume 3 ,Life in France,Kolibri Collection
_Stayed with the Irish writer Aubrey Flegg , contributing to his book "The Rainbow Bridge" published in 2003.
_In 2006, I have been interviewed by Sue Leonard , journalist at The Irish Independent regarding my experience in Dublin.
_Write sometimes for a French Backpackers Newsletter regarding my experiences abroad.
_Winner of the first prize of the St Chistopher`s inn photographic competition in October 2010.
_Hobbies: Sports, Photography ,Writing,Travels, Languages.
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