Teacher Serena S's Page

Serena S

@serena_steele

University of Adelaide
Japanese
Adelaide, Australia
Australia

Language Skills

  • English (Australia): Native
  • Japanese: Intermediate
  • French: Elementary

Interests


Price (25 min):

9.00 Coins Book Sessions

Rating & Experience:

(4.84)
444 sessions 182 Ratings Cancellations: 0 No-show: 0

Introduction:

Everyday English - Free conversation

Hello, my name is Serena and I am Australian. I live in Adelaide, which is the capital city of South Australia. I have a passion for learning and teaching foreign languages and have studied both French and Japanese at school and university. I have recently completed a Master in Teaching English as a Second Language at Flinders University in Adelaide. I look forward to helping you improve your English language skills and abilities, and seeing you achieve your goals in English. Speak soon!

Teaching Specialty:

English Basics › Vocabulary / Useful Phrases

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Everyday English › Situational Conversation

Let me know what topic or expertise you would like to be able to talk about well in English. I will help you increase your vocabulary and expressions related to that area.

Résumé:

Education:
1993 - 1995
University of Adelaide
Foreign Languages › Japanese (Bachelor)
1994 - 1997
University of Adelaide
Law › Law (Bachelor)
2014 - 2015
Flinders University of South Australia
English / English Literature › MA TESOL (Master)
Work Experience:
1998 - 2000
NOVA Education
Teaching Professional
English Language Instructor in Tokyo, Japan - Teaching conversational English lessons to Japanese adults; selecting, planning and conducting lessons; monitoring student performance and reporting on student progress; performing demonstration lessons and level assessments for new or potential students; maintaining a clean, comfortable and welcoming environment
1999 - 2008
Nagashima Ohno & Tsunematsu Professional, Scientific and Technical Service
Legal
English Legal Editor in Tokyo, Japan - Reviewing, editing and proofreading all kinds of legal documents prepared by Japanese corporate lawyers for international clients wishing to set up companies and branch offices in Japan; translating Japanese emails and notices into English for non-Japanese speaking attorneys and staff members working at Nagashima Ohno & Tsunematsu, Japan's biggest law firm

Rating

Overall: 4.84

Teaching Skill
4.82 (/ 5.00)
Feedback
4.85 (/ 5.00)
Enthusiasm
4.90 (/ 5.00)
Punctuality
4.92 (/ 5.00)
Voice/Video Clarity
4.72 (/ 5.00)

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