English-speaking natives, with training and educational experience. Meet them!
Next, we present to you the educational team that can help you to improve your English online through Speakingathome. You can obtain credit in our school and choose the teacher who best suits your needs. If you want to change the teacher for another lesson, with Speakingathome, it is not a problem. You have complete freedom to make any choice that will fulfil your requirements.
Tom is 31 years old and lives in Durban, South Africa. He’s TEFL/TESOL certified through Global TEFL in the UK. He has 10 year’s experience in the financial industry in South Africa, having worked as a Senior Manager and as a consultant. He also has a National Diploma in Exercise sciences, and loves sport and maintaining healthy lifestyle. Tom can assist you with reading, writing and pronunciation skills in English, and is passionate about helping his students achieve their English language goals to their fullest potential.
Tracy studied Linguistics and Organisational Psychology and is also TEFL (Teaching English as a foreign language) certified. Besides having experience in human resources, she also has extensive experience in English teaching and online teaching at International languages schools. Her experience includes helping students prepare for certifications in IELTS, conversational ESL and TOEFL. She enjoys learning about new languages and cultures and all of her lessons are tailored to suit each student, from beginners to advanced levels.
Andrew is 30 years old and lives in Durban South Africa. He has a 150-hour TEFL certificate, he has been teaching English online for 2 years now and has loved every moment of it. He has taught a large range of ages. From 3-year-olds up to adults. He has also taught a wide range of experience levels from the very basics of greetings to more complex comprehension tasks. The students he has taught range from beginners who know almost no English to almost fluent speakers of the language.
Madalene has a great passion for education, travelling and learning about different countries and cultures. She worked for 21 years in corporate, working in Communications and Marketing. Madelene is a TELF certified teacher, and she speaks a little French because she lived in France for 4 years. She enjoys nothing more than helping a student to pursue and reach his/her dreams and purpose in life.
Trevor Bryan is a 56 year old teacher of English from Cambridge in the U.K. He is highly qualified, having an M.A. in Teaching English as a Foreign language, as well as an RSA Diploma. He has many years of experience in teaching, beginning in 1992. He has taught at all levels and particularly specialises in IELTS practice, and English for work and business, as well as other Cambridge Suite examinations. He is able to help you with all aspects of the language, including writing and pronunciation.
Jemma is a native English speaker, and lives in South Africa. She is a qualified TEFL teacher, she is also qualified in teaching young learners and teaching online. Jemma has a passion for learning new things and aims to instill the same passion in her students and is excited to help her students on their journey to learn English.
Heidi is an English teacher who was raised in the United States. She is an Educational Psychologist, who has over 20 years of experience teaching English. She has worked as an English and Spanish translator and she is totally bilingual. Heidi`s aim is to support whatever your goals may be in learning English, no matter what your English level may be at this time. She is looking forward to meeting you and making your English learning journey, a fun and gratifying experience.
Patrick has taught ESL for 6 years, has a B pass at CELTA and a Bachelor's Degree in Acting. Having lived and travelled in various countries, he is now back in the UK and is working in schools as a Teaching Assistant. Patrick is a highly experienced teacher who has worked with learners from over 25 countries. He has taught Business English, English for Specific Purposes, Exam Preparation and general English to an advanced level and his students are motivated by his engaging, fun and, above all, educational lessons.
Daniel has been teaching online English since 2015, previously he worked as Estate Agent. He is TEFL (Teaching English to Foreign Learners) certified and tutors both adults and children. His passion for the English language is evident in his teaching methods, which are interactive and relaxed. He is a passionate conversationalist and will tailor his classes according to the students’ needs. Daniel enjoys motor sports, reading, and playing chess.
Abi was born in South Africa and is a native English speaker. She is very passionate about being a teacher and it has always been something she thrives in. Abi has her qualification in Early Childhood Education and is fully qualified as a TEFL teacher. She has 4 years’ experience in teaching and will love to grow and broaden out her teaching experiences with you.
Lynette is a creative Speech and Drama teacher and a TEFL certified English teacher. She is also experienced in teaching foreign students English online. She holds an Associate Trinity College of London and has trained students in the performance arts at competition level. In addition she has a medical qualification in Blood Transfusion Technology and is able to assist students in learning medical terminology. (English for Special Purposes). Her easy going teaching style, patience and sense of humour will ensure that students enjoy learning in a fun and relaxed environment.
Antonella is from South Africa, she has more than 15 years business experience in the ICT sector as a Corporate Account Manager, holds a BTech degree in Nature Conservation, a 2nd DAN black belt in Taekwando and is currently working towards her Master`s in Nature Conservation which encompasses Climate Change. She is fluent in Italian and has been assisting predominantly adult learners with their English skills since 2016 and therefore understands how difficult it is to learn a new language. She is adaptive, and tutors at a pace that suits her students.
Colin is 29 years old, living in Ireland. He has completed a bachelors degree in Media, as well as 12 years experience working in different types of businesses throughout Ireland and England. He is a native English speaker, and has obtained a TESOL certificate that allows him to teach English to foreign students. Colin is very creative, enjoys listening to music, and teaching guitar to people of all ages and levels. He is passionate about teaching, so his classes are usually fun and engaging. He believes that the best method for learning is through solid communication followed by plenty of practice.
Angela was born in Brooklyn, New York and raised on Long Island. She is an American writer, published author and English Language professional. She holds a Bachelor of Fine Arts and Art History degree from Long Island University, New York. She is also a photographer and consultant for art and photography exhibits, books, and events both in Italy and the U.S. Once a twenty year resident of Los Angeles life and culture she moved to Italy in 2010 and has been teaching both in the classroom and online ever since.
Mark is a TEFL certified teacher from England. He has seventeen years of experience teaching English in three countries to numerous nationalities and to all levels, and he was offered the position of Head Teacher at one school. He has been teaching online since 2016. He feels comfortable teaching any age and any level from youth learners, adults, conversation and IELTS / TOEFL.
Yolande is a native English-speaker and a TEFL certified teacher from the United Kingdom. She is bilingual English-Greek and she studied English Literature, Art & Design and Textiles at Leicester College and Loughborough University. Yolande has dynamic transferable creative skills. She has great enthusiasm for helping all ages reach their English learning requirements. Yolande has a passion for photography, art and enjoys travelling. She has lived in Cyprus, Australia, New Zealand and now back in the UK. Yolande looks forward to meeting you and hearing about your English learning journey.
Kana has extensive experience teaching English online and helping students prepare for the following certifications and fields: IELTS TEFL, TOEFL, Business English, Cambridge English and conversational ESL, (English as a Second Language). Kana has a passion for teaching and helping students learn something new. She is incredibly patient and understanding. She regularly prepares programmes tailored to the needs of her students. She also has considerable experience teaching English to teenagers.
Keegan is a qualified TEFL teacher and completed her conversation specialized course through TEFL Full Circle, based in the UK. She has 6 years teaching experience – including teaching English online - with student’s from the ages of 5 years old to adult. Keegan is a patient and kind teacher but she will correct her students only when needed to help them progress. Keegan can assist you with reading, writing, pronunciation, conversational lesson or preparing for a test. She is here to assist you and to make sure you are a lifelong student of the English language.
Linda has over 30 years’ experience teaching English in both France and the UK. She has worked with students from many cultures and levels and can help you build your confidence through lessons tailored to your needs. She is a fluent French speaker and understands how hard learning a language can be and how much motivation it takes. She teaches general English as well as business skills for meetings and presentations. Through regular practice she can help you to speak more fluently and confidently in a fun and enjoyable way.
William a U.S. native and graduate of the university of Chicago in business and structural engineering, starting his own company in the building and construction industry at a young age and was a real estate investor over 30 years in business until 2008 economic collapse. Retired in Mexico now, has been teaching countless Classes with international students from around the world. He is a polymath of knowledge and conversational expert in all fields of endeavor, with a vast hands on experience teaching all levels, he is certified and will help you in are relaxed environment. Covering all English exams and advancement of Knowledge and career.
Jacqueline is a English teacher from United Kingdom, she has been working as an English teacher in Greece, teaching English as a second language for the past 30 years. She teaches a wide range of areas from beginners to proficiency levels. She has extensive experience in teaching Cambridge B2, C1, C2, IELTS. Jacqueline is a passionate teacher who considers herself to be a responsible, dedicated and hardworking person.
Brian is an English teacher having business management and public speaking experience, he eagerly supports business personnel with presentations and interviews. He is an enthusiastic and dedicated teacher and has the ability to engage students of all ages and ability. His learner-centred approach ensures that all his students are actively involved in their own learning, that their needs are met and their goals are achieved.
Carol is enthusiastic about teaching English. She has a Masters Degree in Education. Carol specialised in English and Psychology in her Bachelor of Arts degree and is a qualified teacher, having taught all ages, including in workplaces, training employees in soft skills. Business English, Academic English and English exams, among others, are her specialities. Carol has many years of experience, including teaching English in Thailand and her philosophy is that "learning is a journey of discovery", and she teaches with interesting, tailor-made and fun activities, which are focused on improving your functional English and all your conversational needs.
Tanita is 23 years old and lives in South Africa. She has completed a BA degree in psychology and is currently studying towards completing her honors in the same field. She has obtained her TESOL certificate that allows her to teach English to foreign students. She is passionate about helping her students improve their English level and helping them reach their full potential. She is loves reading, travelling and learning about different cultures so she looks forward to meeting you all.
Nunzia is from Canada and has over 20 years experience teaching English as a Second Language. Nunzia holds a Canadian Bachelor of Science majoring in Environmental Science and a Teaching Certificate for Teaching English to Students of Other Languages (TESOL). She is bilingual English-Italian and can relate to the challenges of learning a new language. She believes learning General, Business, an Online English should be interactive, interesting, enjoyable, and tailored to each student’s needs.
Alistair has a masters in teaching English as a foreign language. He lived and taught in Turkey for eleven years before returning to the UK to teach IELTS to teenagers and business English to mature professionals. Alistair will focus on students’ goals and speaking to develop their skills by giving constructive feedback. Whether for an IELTS speaking test, a business presentation or simply to just improve general English, students will soon feel more confident and be more competent.
Jeffrey is an English teacher from United Kingdom. Jeff's philosophy is simple, acquire the language through practice, he encourages his students to speak freely rather than spend hours studying grammar. This has helped his students to attain high scores in Speaking exams such as IELTS that they previously were unable to achieve. He supports and advises in a manner that inspires confidence in his students to encourage them to learn from their mistakes rather than be afraid of making them. Jeff has many interesting strategies/formulas to help students wanting to improve their English skills and presents them in a positive and rewarding style.
Sean is from Belfast, Ireland . Sean has been teaching English as a foreign language since 2007. He holds a degree in Politics and an MA in TESOL. He has been working specifically in IELTS for the past 4 years at EIU University near Saigon. Although mainly specialising in academic teaching for the past few years Sean has a student-centred approach to teaching and learning. His classes are communicative and informative as well as engaging. Sean enjoys all types of sports and keeping fit in addition to staying in touch with family and friends from all around the world.
Sue is a qualified British teacher with twenty years experience of teaching around the world to people of different ages and nationalities. Sue speaks French and Italian as second languages. She specialises in teaching English for business and work. She offers a professional, student-centred approach to learning with the objective of helping people feel more confident when communicating in English.
Kat is a bilingual English and Russian speaker with a BA in Education, MA in International Relations and over 7 years of teaching experience in America, Europe, and Asia. She is a certified Oxford Trinity educator and has taught different ages and levels. Kat is very passionate about teaching and always finds the right approach to her students. Her easy-going personality, patience and sense of humor create the right atmosphere for learning where students are actively involved, feel confident and relaxed.
Rosemary has a passion for teaching English Foreign Language. Her qualifications include a BA in English and History, a BA Honours degree in English literature and as well as BA Honours in TESOL (Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages). Rosemary has taught Academic English, English for Specific Purposes, IELTS preparation and English conversation classes. She believes that language is about communication, and therefore, one learns language through using language. Her lessons are interactive, varied and interesting, created to suit the needs of individual students.
Ivon is a TEFL certified teacher from the United States, she is bilingual English-Spanish and she studied Pharmacy Technician in the Oscelola Technical College. Ivon has good skills for children and teenagers, but she can also perfectly teach adults as well. She loves being able to teach English and help others grow in their ability to speak fluent English. Ivon enjoys embracing culture and learning about new lifestyles. She is extremely thrilled to have the opportunity to meet you very soon!
Rachel has a degree in Language and Culture, and is fully TEFL qualified. She is passionate about English, and enjoys reading and writing her own stories. She has a wide range of skills, and can design a strategy to meet your needs and interests to improve functional English and conversational skills. She is a patient and laid-back person with a good sense of humour, and is very interested in learning about your culture and lifestyle.
Emma is an experienced online TEFL teacher with experience in teaching both children and adults of all abilities. She is happy to teach conversational classes to develop confidence and fluency as well as business related topics and IELTS preparation classes. As well as teaching, she has work experience in customer service and business administration. She is very patient and encouraging and loves seeing her students gain confidence and achieve their goals. She speaks both English and Spanish and currently lives in Central America where she has embraced new languages and cultures.
Julia is an experienced English conversation teacher. She likes to incorporate colourful visual teaching methods to make lessons more fun and help you understand English conversation and grammar concepts better. Julia takes a genuine interest in each of her students and as she fully understands that you are here to improve your life and future with English, she will take your education and life goals very seriously. She honestly cannot wait to meet you and help you on your English journey!
Paul comes from Liverpool in England but has been living and working in Germany for nearly fifteen years. He is a passionate English teacher with 9 years experience teaching general, business, technical and online English to people of many nationalities. He is an accredited Cambridge English speaking examiner. He speaks German and is also learning to speak Portuguese. Paul loves to teach using communication methods and will adapt his lessons according to his student’s requirements. In his free time he likes cooking, eating out with his wife, travelling and fishing.