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Adam T

@adamtomkinson

University of Newcastle-upon-Tyne
Town Planning
Ho Chi Minh City, Viet Nam
United Kingdom

Language Skills

  • English (UK): Native
  • Portuguese: Elementary

Interests


Price (25 min):

10.00 Coins Book Sessions

* This price is for free conversation lessons.

Rating & Experience:

(4.88)
877 sessions 353 Ratings Cancellations: 4 No-show: 0

Introduction:

Business English, Interview Practice and General Conversational English

Hi! I'm Adam a CELTA qualified native English speaker, currently working as an English teacher with adult students in Vietnam.
I previously held senior positions in recruitment businesses for over a decade, most recently as Director of Learning and Development for one of the UK’s leading recruitment companies, training consultants in interview best practice, sales, negotiation and communication skills.
I enjoy supporting students in developing their business English language, preparing for interviews as well as their everyday conversational English.

Teaching Specialty:

Test Prep › IELTS

I successfully completed an IELTS Teacher Training Course and can advise on strategies and top tips to help you prepare for your IELTS test

Everyday English › Free Conversation

Guided by your interests, a free conversation allows us to focus on your fluency and introduce new words to build your vocabulary.

Everyday English › Situational Conversation

By disucssing real life situations, we can ensure that each lesson is specific and relevant to you so that you can immediately put into practice what you have learned in your work and personal life.

Business Skills & Knowledge › Negotiation

Prior to teaching English I worked in a sales environment, selling media and recruitment services to high-profile UK retailers and have trained many sales people and recruitment consultants in negotiation skills and techniques.

Business English Basics › General

I have a wealth of business experience and of training of business professionals

Everyday English › General

I currently work in a highly respected English language centre in Ho Chi Minh City, teaching adult learners at all levels of conversational English.

Business Skills & Knowledge › Interview Skills

I have worked in the UK recruitment industry for 20 years so am well placed to advise on best practice and interview top tips alongside spoken English used in interview. I have worked with students to support them with college/university/MBA preparation and to feel confident for job interviews.

Résumé:

Education:
1995 - 1998
University of Newcastle-upon-Tyne
Other › Town Planning (Bachelor)
2014 - 2016
The Open University
Psychology › Psychology
Work Experience:
2012 - 2019
Retail Human Resources plc Professional, Scientific and Technical Service
Human Resources
Director of Learning and Development
2019 -
Wall Street English Other
Teaching Professional
Certifications:
2018
CELTA
CELTA is the most widely recognised English teaching qualification in the world, moderated and accredited by Cambridge Assessment English. I completed my course at International House, London.

Rating

Overall: 4.88

Teaching Skill
4.90 (/ 5.00)
Feedback
4.87 (/ 5.00)
Enthusiasm
4.93 (/ 5.00)
Punctuality
4.93 (/ 5.00)
Voice/Video Clarity
4.76 (/ 5.00)

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