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Oliver W

@mark_peck

The TEFL Academy
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language
United Kingdom
United Kingdom

Language Skills

  • English (UK): Native

Interests


Price (25 min):

10.00 Coins Book Sessions

* This price is for free conversation lessons.

Rating & Experience:

(4.91)
1559 sessions 465 Ratings Cancellations: 11 No-show: 3

Introduction:

Here to help with Business English, interview prep, and general English

Hello. I am here to help you enjoy your English language learning and to improve your Business English conversation, writing and reading, as well as interview skills for work or MBA entry. I can also help with General English skills and improving your conversational English.
I have a very clear speaking voice and neutral accent that many students tell me is very easy to understand!
I pride my self on making every session and every conversation a genuine learning experience!
I have a Bachelors degree in Management and Leadership from Lancaster University in the UK, a Post Graduate qualification in Management, as well as a 168 Hour TEFL Certificate. I have over 25 years experience in business, sales and marketing.
I spent many years at board level, coaching and teaching others to improve their business skills in areas such as presenting, writing business reports, communicating in business English, passing interviews, strategy and negotiation.
I am passionate about helping people to learn, and love to meet interesting people from around the world.
I use a variety of teaching techniques, but all of them use my business and life experience to help you use and improve your real world English and to help you succeed.
I can help with general English language and Business English as well as business emails, discussion on business strategy and decision making, as well as helping to prepare for University interviews and job interviews.

Teaching Specialty:

Test Prep › IELTS

I have helped a number of students prepare for IELTS and can help you prepare for IELTS, TOEIC, TOEFL or other similar exams

Business Skills & Knowledge › Presentation

I have experience preparing and giving presentations and 20 years' experience teaching and coaching others to prepare and present business presentations. I use active teaching and examples of presentations as well as key skills for presenting and speaking, practice with key tips for getting your message across to an audience

Business English Basics › Intermediate

I have 25 years' business experience in senior jobs with large companies and 20 years' experience coaching and teaching others to succeed in business through effective communication and understanding the right language to use in business

Business Skills & Knowledge › Negotiation

I have many years' of negotiation experience that I can bring to you. I can help with the English language and technical terms, but my experience means I can also help with structure and tactics for negotiation. I will use role play to help practice the negotiation.

Writing › Business Writing

In my career I have written many reports, memos and letters for all kinds of situation. I can advise and help you to write for business in a concise and clear way, using examples for each type of writing.

Everyday English › Free Conversation

I have a wide and varied experience of life and can help with structured lessons that develop your conversation skills and give feedback and tips for improving your conversation in English.

Everyday English › Advanced

I can help with your English language for everyday, focusing on idioms, key phrases, slang, and how to communicate more effectively.

Business Skills & Knowledge › Interview Skills

In my business career I have worked for many organisations and have a lot of experience in the interview process. I know exactly what it takes to win at interview, we will practice English language needs and techniques for performing well in the interview and key questions to prepare for.

Business English Basics › Advanced

I have 25 years' business experience in senior jobs with large companies and 20 years' experience coaching and teaching others to succeed in business through effective communication and understanding the right language to use in business

Business Skills & Knowledge › Speech

I have 25 years business experience in senior jobs with large companies and 20 years' experience coaching and teaching others to succeed in business through effective communication and understanding the right language to use in business. I will use case studies, practice discussion and work with your live examples.

Résumé:

Education:
1988 - 1991
Lancaster University
Business and Management › Organizational Leadership (Bachelor)
1997 - 1998
University West London
Business and Management › Sales & Marketing
2018 - 2019
The TEFL Academy
English / English Literature › Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language

Rating

Overall: 4.91

Teaching Skill
4.91 (/ 5.00)
Feedback
4.88 (/ 5.00)
Enthusiasm
4.92 (/ 5.00)
Punctuality
4.96 (/ 5.00)
Voice/Video Clarity
4.90 (/ 5.00)

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