Brilliant LANGUAGE Tutor : English (2nd language) & Afrikaans (2nd language)
FOREIGNERS IN SA, YOU’RE SAVED!Learn to understand,speak,write Eng.as SECOND language.Born and bred SA, I teach a ‘neutral’, standard Eng. I prefer teaching adults. I’m very experienced, patient, knowledgeable, affordable and creative.I love working with all kinds of people. I go the EXTRA mile for my students.I’m available to tutor via Skype during hours that would suit you – wherever in the world you may be.I believe in having an honest, spontaneous, relaxed relationship with my students. However: I’m a consummate professional. The work ultimately comes first.I’m well connected and have a diverse range of friends & family, which is always handy, if you’re from a foreign country and need advice on where to go/what to do in my fantastic country. SA is hosting the FIFA 2010 Soccer World Cup – if you’re visiting for this event, you HAVE TO be able to COMMUNICATE in English!!!I’m bilingual- Eng.& Afrikaans. I’ve had MANY requests to also tutor Afrikaans as second language – I also provide that service via Skype
High School: Completed with A-average.
Degree in Teaching & Acting – (B.A(Ed)Drama&English)
Post-Graduate Degree in Drama – Honours(Drama)(Cum Laude).
Other University Subjects were – Afrikaans; Afrikaans-Dutch; Communications; Shakespeare; Speech; Voice-studies; Psychology; Singing.
Registered Educator at The South African Council for Educators.
Teaching/Tutoring: Intensive Practical + Theoretical training. 15 years’ experience in teaching especially adults. Worked extensively with foreigners (from U.S.A;Japan; Korea; Germany; Croatia; Iran; Palestine; Germany; France; India; and many more countries). Speech & Performance Trainer for TV-presenters, Reality TV-shows (e.g. Pop Idol; Pop Stars; etc.).Dialogue coach on many TV-shows & Theatre Shows.
I’m also a professional actress, who is very well known in SA. I use my Acting – and Speech background to tutor people in the correct pronunciation and the expressive use of the language. I developed my own syllabus, which allows students to train at their own pace and which accommodates each individual’s specific ‘problem area’s’ – so that I adapt your lessons to suit YOUR specific needs. I have my own company, Homebound, which hosts Effective English Communication Workshops in Johannesburg, Gauteng, S.A. – focussing on people who do not have English as a 1st/home language. Another big focuss of Homebound with Heidi M,is on educating the less privileged and disadvantaged members of my society.
I’m bilingual in English and Afrikaans – I also tutor Afrikaans as a 2nd language, with all the same benefits as when teaching English.
Education & Tutoring > English Reading & Writing & Grammar
Education & Tutoring > Languages
Languages: English & Afrikaans
Media: Audio Call, Video Call
Local Time: (GMT+02:00) May 22, 2013, 06:20AM
Location: Johannesburg, Gauteng, South-Africa (Find on Google Maps)
Last seen: more than a month ago