Zoriana K

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£ 13.00-18.00 p/h

I am an experienced teacher from Ukraine, who has been living in the UK for the last 4 years. I have worked as an online tutor for various online Skype schools back home and in one school in this country. I am hard-working and I am sure that our mutual efforts will help my students to see a visible result of his hard work. I have an individual approach to each student and I love working with students from different countries. The main thing is to build a trusted, friendly environment . I am here to help you, please always ask whatever is difficult for you to understand. I like helping people and sharing my knowledge with others, the main thing for me is the result of my work, when I see that my student can speak the language fluently and is looking forward to the next lesson. Dear students, please arrange a trial lesson and we will see how it goes .The main thing is to try!

How would you describe your teaching style?

I have a special approach towards every student. I am friendly with my students, positive and creative, trying to make my lessons more and more interesting.The main thing for me is the result of my work.

What qualifications do you have?

:1) Specialist Diploma in English language and literature:Philologist,Teacher of English and German Languages;Teacher of Foreign Language RQF Level 6/SCQF Level 10/CQFW Level 6;Bachelor(Honour) degree;3) Bachelor degree in Philology: English Language and Literature RQF Level 6/SCQF Level 10/CQFW Level 6; Bachelor (Honours) degree.4) Current valid DBS from overseas and the UK.

Tell us about your experience...

1)Years: 2007-2012 Position: distributor in cosmetic company Oriflame Duties: sales, working with customers, taking orders 16A, Sykhivska St.16A Lviv,Ukraine, 79000 2)Years :2009,May-September; Position: shop-assistant, store keeper Duties: dealing with customers, selling, returning clothes, keeping the store in order, working as a cashier. ͞Galena Sportswear͟, Chicago, Illinois, USA 3)Years: 2009 Position: private tutor in English and German for primary and high school pupils in Ukraine Duties: doing private tuition from home, helping pupils when they had difficulties with learning languages at school, travel to students’ homes, libraries, schools ; scheduling tutor appointments with students or their parents. 4)Years: 2010,May-September Position: animator, field staff; Duties: working with children during parties, playing games; entertaining children with disabilities at different events all over Midwestern States in the USA; ͞The Fun Ones͟ , inflatable amusement park, Chicago, Illinois http://m.thefunones.com/Illinois, USA 5)Years: 2010, May-September; Position: part- time babysitter Duties: looking after 2 children in an American family, taking them for a walk, playing games, teaching them German, Russian and Ukrainian languages; Chicago, Illinois 6)Years: 2010-2014 Position: private tutor in Ukraine Duties: teaching English and German, helping with home work; organise tutoring environment to promote productivity and learning; research or recommend textbooks, software, equipment, or or their learning materials to complement tutoring; 6)Years: 2012- School N23 Position: teacher, part-time Duties: teaching English language and literature for high school students; teach students study skills, note-taking skills, test taking strategies Ivano- Frankivsk School N23 7) Years: 2012-2013 Position: teacher, lecturer; Duties: checking attendance of students, prepare lesson plans and materials, conduct tutorial lessons to students, distribute all required school material to students, maintain cleanliness to classroom and work areas, evaluate progress and performance of students; prepare academic support sessions for groups of students; participate in training and development sessions to improve tutoring practices or learns new tutoring techniques; provide feedback to students using reinforcement techniques to encourage, motivate, or build confidence in students. Ivano-Frankivsk English Courses in the school of Foreign languages; 8)Years: 2014, 2 months Position: warehouse operative; Duties: washing totes, keeping all grocery totes in order IFCO warehouse , Milton Keynes 9) Years: 2014, 3 months Position: warehouse operative Duties: packing and making boxes for Kindle, Amazon CTDI warehouse, Milton Keynes; 10) Years: 2014-2017 Position: warehouse operative; full time Duties: working on inbound, packing, put away, picking, returns problem investigation, problem stock departments House of Fraser warehouse, XPO logistics, Northfield Drive, Milton Keynes; 11) Years:2016-2017; Position: supervisor, trainer ,full time ; Duties: working in training department , delivering inductions for new starters, explaining health and safety procedures, retraining on different departments colleagues, organising and planning training for colleagues in the warehouse House of Fraser Warehouse , XPO logistics company , Northfield Drive, Milton Keynes; 12) Years: 2017, 3 months; Position: warehouse operative; Duties: returns department – doing returns, dealing with problem stock items ; Matches fashion warehouse in Wembley, XPO logistics, London; 13) 2017-2018 John Lewis (Bleaklands, Milton Keynes) Duties: packing 14)2018 Cambian Bletchley Park School( SEN) Position: Unqualified SEN Teacher Duties: lesson preparation, organising activities for pupils, paperwork, marking. 15)2018 Grove Independent School Position: Nursery Practitioner Duties: to look after children of different age range.

What locations do you tutor in?

Skype, Milton Keynes

What is your personal message to students?

Be confident, don’t be shy, always ask if you don’t understand something as I am there to help! The more languages you know the better your life becomes ! Be persistent and enjoy studying!

CRB/Disclosure Certificate: Yes
Home-based tutor: Yes
Travelling tutor: No
Online tutor: Skype, face to face
Subjects: English as a foreign language From beginners to upper-intermediate
  English All levels
  German Beginner, pre-intermediate
  Russian All levels