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I was born and educated in France, in a county (région) which is called Auvergne and more precisely in a market town called Le Puy-En-Velay.


I studied English at the university in Clermont-Ferrand and graduated  with an MA in English.

While studying I started teaching English and French in secondary schools, preparing pupils for either their GCSE (Brevet des Collèges) or their A-Level (Baccalauréat).

I also worked in England on a number of separate occasions.


I finally settled in England in 2000. I went back to university in Canterbury to qualify as a teacher. After graduating with the PGCE Post-Compulsory I started teaching French at University, Colleges, Adult Education Centres, WEA, Pilgrims and SES Folkestone.

​I have also worked  as a teacher trainer for international companies.


In 2012, I decided to start offering private tuitions in French as I was getting frustrated with the amount of time spent filling in useless paperwork, and I wanted to dedicate more time to my students. 


Panoramique du Puy-en-Velay

Panoramique du Puy-en-Velay

La cathédrale (Notre Dame du Puy)

La cathédrale (Notre Dame du Puy)

La vierge (Notre Dame de France)

La vierge (Notre Dame de France)

My guarantees
  • To provide a custom designed course adapted to your abilities and requirements.

  • To design interactive courses in which conversation takes a central part.

  • To maintain a professional approach, yet friendly.

  • To help to achieve everyone's potential.

  • To present lessons with enthusiasm, patience and a good sense of humour.

  • To demonstrate a strong knowledge of French (linguistic, grammar, culture).

  • To show passion in teaching.

  • To provide learning materials and activities to enable the learners to acquire knowledge and skills.

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