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Isleworth, London
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Member Since: 08/01/2015
Last Login: 23 months ago
Response Rate: 75%
Expected Response: < 15 hours

My Qualifications

Trinity College Dublin
3-Yr Research degree English Literature
Distinction  (1991)
Trinity College Dublin
English Literature
Honorary  (1989)
Trinity College Dublin
English Literature/German
2:1  (1988)

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Rates summary: 25.00 to 30.00 per hour
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Information about Orla

I was awarded by BA.Hons in English Literature and German from Trinity College, Dublin and went on to achieve my MA and M.Litt in English Literature (the latter, a three-year research degree on the works of James Joyce).

I have been tutoring in English Lit. at GCSE and A level for some years now (references available) and am also keen to maintain my English language teaching to foreign students who wish to improve their grammar, conversation and written work. I am EFL qualified.

My job is to motivate students to get the best results and I have had great success to date in doing so. Please feel free to contact me if you think I can help.

Availability: Weekdays and weekday evenings. Saturday and Sunday mornings.

Willing to travel: 5 miles

Experience: 2015– Language Teacher (EFL qualified) – homestay one-to-one tuition for young adults and business professionals, including Air Traffic Controllers, foreign military students and business clients.

2012– English Literature GCSE/A level tutor
One-to-one private lessons in English Literature for students following the current syllabus.

2010–2012 B.Tec in horticulture and Garden Design, Capel Manor
2-year full-time diploma in gardening and design, including a 3-month work placement at Kew Gardens, as well as landscaping and maintenance for private clients.

2001–2009 Senior Reference Editor (Penguin Books/Rough Guides) Responsible for liaison with writers and management of manuscri pt from preliminary stage through to finished product, including Rough Guide to Rock, Shakespeare, World Music, Country Music.

1999¬¬–2001 Writer (Brockhampton Press/Hodder Headline)
Over 22 titles published, including Irish Mythology, W. B. Yeats, Shakespeare sonnets, Pablo Picasso, Robert Burns, Alphonse Mucha, Salvador Dali, etc.

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Win (Mr)

5/5 Rating

Very good tutor, I like the way her teaching strategy. Such as Helen kneller`s teacher. Nowadays, very difficult to find those kind of teacher. But she is.

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