NOCN - National Open College Network
Teaching Modern Foreign Languages to Adults
Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul
BA in Performing Arts
Information about Emilia
Thank you for your interest in my service. I have more than 30 years teaching experience and my specialist subjects as a private tutor are Portuguese, English and Maths, with experience preparing students for the GCSE exams and the OCN certificates. In the academic environment - mainly in Post-16 and Further Education - I have been working Inclusive Learning with SEN (Autism, Down Syndrome, PMLD) since 2006.
I have an updated DBS Certificate, having subscribed to the Online Update Service, so it is renewed every year.
I have a CERTIFICATE IN TEACHING MODERN LANGUAGES (PORTUGUESE) TO ADULTS in London
(2006), a CERTIFICATE OF PROFICIENCY IN ENGLISH from the Cambridge University (since 2002), a CERTIFICATE FOR THE FOUNDATION COURSE IN PERFORMANCE STUDIES (DANCE PROGRAMME) from the Birkbeck College, University of London (2000) and a TEACHING QUALIFICATION IN PERFORMING ARTS from the Federal University of Rio Grande Sul (UFRGS), Porto Alegre, Brazil (1992).
While studying at the Federal University of Rio Grande Sul (UFRGS) in Brazil I have also collaborated in the Research Project "THE USE OF CORPOREAL ENERGIES IN THE ACTING TRAINING", funded by the National Council for Scientific and Technological Development / Ministry of Education and Culture (CNPq/MEC) - 1988-1992.
I attended the BA in Mathematics / BA in Geology during 3 years at the same University, before doing an internal transfer to Performing Arts in 1987.
Availability: Monday to Friday:
Negotiable, according to the students availability.
Willing to travel: Home Only
Experience: Portuguese Teacher:
- Private Tutor, including preparation for Portuguese exams - GCSE and A Level, CELPE (Brazilian Portuguese)
- UIC London
- Berlitz (UK)
- Private Tutor, including preparation for GCSE exams.
Dance and Drama Teacher:
- WAC Arts
- Special Needs: Sybil Elgar School FEU -National Autistic Society (for students within the ASD)
- PMLD & ASD: Lecturer at the Inclusive Learning Department at the Ealing, West London & Hammersmith College
Feedback For Emilia (2)
Emilia is a fantastic tutor. She is a clear communicator, provides thorough constructive feedback and has excellent subject knowledge. Very highly recommended.
Tutors Response :
I would like to thank you for the feedback, it is much appreciated.
All the best wishes,
Its great to have finally find a Tutor that is enthusiastic about language and that has a great teaching method. I am really happy to be finally on my way to learning a second language.
Tutors Response :
Thank you Alex!