I am a passionate, enthusiastic and experienced Art and Textile Teacher, having taught for eight years in both Grammar and Comprehensive schools in England. I love to creative space, through encouragement and teaching skills for students to find their own creativity and style.
I have a 1st Class BA Hons degree in Textile Art and Design. I am also able to advise on portfolio preparation for art school applications and support students with Dyslexia.
I am a polite, friendly and professional teacher who thoroughly enjoys working with young people.
I am able to create and deliver workshops in the area of Art or Textile design. This can be either learning a new skill or starting a project through drawing or photography and then continuing through to a final outcome.
Availability: 9am - 7pm weekdays
Willing to travel: 8 miles
Experience: 8 years teaching secondary school students Art and Textile Technology. 5 years at a grammar school for girls (excellent results) 2 years at an inner city comprehensive school for boys and 1 year at an inner city mixed comprehensive school.
Working with 6 - 11 year olds in primary schools creating art projects.
Teachng Art Textile skills to teachers to support their teaching in schools
Skills I can teach:
Learning to set up a Sewing Machine and basic skills
Stitch - hand and machine embroidery
Creating Design and Make projects
Support with coursework GCSE
DBS (CRB) Check: Yes