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Our Core Tutoring Team

CATHERINE COOK

English Tutor
Catherine English Tutor

Qualifications

Postgraduate Certificate in Management (Education)
Advanced Diploma in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages
Bachelor in Education (Further, Adult and Higher Education)
Certificate in The Advanced Study of Education: TEFL/ESP
Certified EASy Report™ Assessor

 

Catherine is personable and highly experienced having dedicated her life to improving English standards in the UK and Australia.

Catherine has worked in the United Kingdom Further Education Colleges and Private Language Academies since qualifying as a TESOL tutor in 1998. This has involved teaching students and managing staff in English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) departments. Catherine was a teacher trainer for 2 years on the Trinity TESOL programme as well as the Post Graduate Certificate in Education course.  Catherine is delivering tailor-made English group tutoring for Lush, Suncorp and architectural firms along with professional and workplace English for individual clients.

DANIELLE KUTER

English Tutor
Danielle English Tutor

Qualifications

 Bachelor of Arts (Japanese)
CELTA Certification
Cert IV in Training & Assessment
Certified EASy Report™ Assessor

Danielle has 20 years ESL teaching experience specialising in business English, effective communication skills for work and pronunciation improvement.

Danielle makes lessons enjoyable and practical with a strong student-centered approach. Lessons are designed around the student’s learning pace, requirements, and style. Danielle believes that improving language skills is a transformative experience. Improving English can build self-belief and self-confidence in the individual. Danielle tutoring doesn’t feel like work because she is doing what she loves. Danielle has spent years developing her personalised approach to English tutoring in Melbourne. Danielle currently works with small groups and individual clients from Mercedes, Nissan, and Unicharm. Danielle also specialises in IELTS and PTE exam preparation and has seen hundreds of successful students achieve their desired results in these exams.  

CLAUDIA SORRENTINO

English Tutor
English Tutor - Claudia Sorrentino

Qualifications:

RSA TEFLA in Teaching English as a Foreign Language to Adults – Cambridge

Bachelor of Arts Hons (Language & Literature)

Certified EASy Report™ Assessor

 

Claudia will create lessons to suit your individual needs and you can always request to practise specific language areas.

Claudia has taught English as a Second Language in Australia, Italy, Turkey, and England, for over 12 years.  She has mostly taught European and Asian business executives and has helped many students pass their IELTS exam. For 11 years, Claudia also worked as a Business Development Manager in various charities and eventually became the Chief Executive of Love Is All We Need, a charity that supports AIDS orphans in South Africa.  After 18 months in this position, Claudia chose to come back to teaching and is able to use her business experience. Claudia’s main aim is to give you the confidence to express yourself freely in English.  Claudia will create lessons to suit your individual needs and you can always request to practice specific language areas.  Whatever the goal of the lesson is, Claudia will aim to create a fun and relaxed atmosphere.

ANNA HOLDEN

English Tutor
Anna English Tutor

Qualifications

Bachelor of Arts, majoring in Linguistics and German
Graduate Diploma of Education (Secondary) – ESL & LOTE (German)
Graduate Certificate of Arts
                              Certificate IV in Training & Assessment TAE40110                                CELTA Certification
Certified EASy Report™ Assessor

Anna is a passionate and experienced ESL tutor, who feels incredibly privileged to work with people from all over the world.

Anna has taught in secondary schools, adult institutions, and delivered a variety corporate coaching to organisations such as ALDI, Bayer and TAL.  Living and teaching in Germany and Korea has given Anna insight into the benefits of language acquisition and cross-cultural awareness when adapting to a new country.  She loves to create ‘tailor-made’ English lessons, catering to the needs of all levels and needs of learners. Anna enjoys reading, traveling, languages, going to movies and foreign film festivals are some of my passions. She continually strives to improve her own German language skills.  More recently she has started to learn French.  Anna loves the idea of life-long learning. 

MARY SNEE

English Tutor
Mary English Tutor

Qualifications

Bachelor of Arts
CELTA Certification
Certified EASy Report™ Assessor

Mary is successfully able to adapt to new situations and make people feel comfortable to develop new ways communicating in English.

Mary understands the importance of being able to communicate effectively in a new country. Mary wants you to be able to confidently interact with people from diverse backgrounds. Mary always aims to develop and execute lessons that motivate students to build their self-confidence.  Armed with these tools, students then can continue to improve their vocabulary through speaking, listening and reading.   And as they continue to grow in confidence, their practice of pronunciation and knowledge of grammar also improves. Mary’s background work has involved administration in Federal Government organisations, and ownership of several businesses in the hospitality industry. Mary teaches in large and small companies along with individuals at ESL Tutoring. Mary has worked with BMW, Binyan, Genozzano and Elabor8 executives. Mary is an all round expert with individuals and groups, being able to quickly adapt to her environment and cater for each individual student’s needs and outcomes to gain fabulous results.

MICHAEL CARNEY

English Tutor
Michael English Tutor

Qualifications

Bachelor of Education
Bachelor of Business (Marketing)
Certified EASy Report™ Assessor

Michael has a wealth of business management, brand development, corporate client relationship experience with high profile brands such as Rolex and Tennis Australia.

Michael demonstrates a genuine care for clients while retaining results-driven focus. He is professional and understands the flexibility and demands required when dealing with high-level corporate entities. His teaching qualifications combined with his corporate background make for an excellent combination when coaching.

CATHERINE MAY

English Tutor
CATHERINE ENGLISH TUTOR

Qualifications

Bachelor of Communication
Cambridge KET and PET Speaking Examiner
Master of Fine Arts
Certified EASy Report™ Assessor

Catherine loves travel and teaching, her students always enjoy her lessons and see amazing results.

Catherine has recently returned from overseas where she spent 17 years teaching English in Japan, Italy and France. She specialises in a very intensive, rapid and immersive teaching which works on pronunciation, grammar, vocabulary and correct sentence construction whilst also improving confidence and comprehension. This method focusses on maximising student speaking time (always prompted and assisted by the teacher) so that vocabulary and sentence construction is stored in the student’s long-term memory. Catherine likes to make sure that the student is always supported by the teacher and can enjoy a productive, stress-free lesson. She loves teaching and gets great satisfaction in seeing students make rapid progress, build confidence and achieve their objectives.

KESSY ZHANG

English Tutor
Kessy English Tutor

Qualifications

Postgraduate Diploma in Business
Bachelor of Arts
Diploma of Modern Languages in Japanese
CELTA, Certificate IV in Traning and Assessment
Certified EASy Report™ Assessor

Kessy has a wealth of life and work experiences that make her an amazing English tutor.

Kessy is a native English speaker and has a love for learning languages including Japanese, French, Italian, and Spanish. She has diverse experience organising fashion festivals and golf tournaments and volunteering at orphanages, she has travelled the globe and worked with people from all walks of life. She has taught English to children, university students and business executives. Kessy understands the challenges and joys of perfecting a foreign tongue.

CHRIS RAY

English Tutor
Chris Ray English Tutor

Qualifications

Bachelor of Criminology
Cambridge CELTA & DELTA
TYLEC (Trinity Young Learner Extension Certificate)
Certified EASy Report™ Assessor

Chris is a friendly and personable teacher who enjoys seeing learners make progress and achieve their goals. Chris is a former TOEIC, TOEFL and IELTS examiner

Chris has been teaching English as a second or foreign language for nearly twenty years, beginning in Japan, followed by the Czech Republic, Slovakia, South Korea and Singapore. Chris has a wealth of experience across all levels and interests. He spent many years in Europe teaching one-to-one and group classes in companies such as Deloitte, Price Waterhouse Coopers, KPMG, L’Oreal and Hewlett Packard, to name just a few. Chris has specialised in business classes and private tutoring with upper management, as well as IELTS preparation in Korea and Singapore.

GAYLE AGGISS

English Tutor
GAYLE AGGISS

Qualifications

Cambridge CELTA
Bachelor of Arts (English and History)
Certified EASy Report™ Assessor

Gayle enjoys helping students understand and use English more effectively, whether it’s at work or in their personal lives.

Gayle has worked in China and in Vietnam teaching English to students of varying ages and levels. These experiences combined with her love of travel have given her an insight into a variety of cultures and languages, and she uses this insight to connect with her students and to create lessons that expand their understanding. She works hard to better understand her students so that she can design lessons and exercises that suit their needs, their learning styles, and what they want to learn. Her students enjoy the relaxed, friendly environment that she creates during her lessons and feel comfortable coming to her with any requests or concerns they have about their learning. And her commitment to lifelong learning means that she’s constantly upgrading her skills, and her students get the benefits of this dedication.

DAN BORGO-CARATTI

English Tutor

Qualifications:

Bachelor of Science/Economics
Cambridge CELTA
Charted Accountant
Certified EASy Report™ Assessor

Dan is an enthusiastic and personable tutor who enjoys helping students improve their English language skills and achieve their personal objectives.

Dan’s extensive experience as a chartered accountant in financial services and as a business owner in retail gives him a wealth of knowledge to support coaching corporate students in all facets of their daily English needs. Dan has been coaching and tutoring overseas students for several years and has been a student of several European languages in his past, he well understands the challenges of mastering a foreign language. Dan is a linguist who specialises in pronunciation and language acquisition. Dan works with corporate Spanish speaking clients along with accountants from multinational organisations.

SARA BORATAV

English Tutor
Sara English Tutor Melbourn

Qualifications

Master of TESOL
Bachelor of Arts Russia History 
Certified EASy Report™ Assessor

Sara has been teaching ESL for over 20 years and always strives to help her students achieve their language learning goals.

Sara taught English at universities in the U. S. and Turkey before arriving in Australia and speaks English, Turkish and some Russian. Sara has many years of experience tutoring students of all levels and ages. Her own multicultural background and international experience are greatly beneficial when it comes to communicating with students and putting them at ease. Sara enjoys tailoring lessons to suit each student’s goals and needs. She gets great satisfaction from helping her students to achieve. Sara teaches students from Nissan and Rinnai who really enjoy working with her.

TANYA MCLAINE

English Tutor
Tanya English Tutor

Qualifications:

Bachelor of Arts (International Development)
Cert IV Micro Business Management
Certificate IV Training and Assessment
Cert IV TESOL  & Certified EASy Report™ Assessor

Tanya is an English Tutor with 17 years experience having taught in Australian and Internationally, living abroad and teaching in Thailand, Malaysia and India.

Having travelled and been immersed in different cultures has given Tanya the ability to communicate with people of all standings and from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds. She has helped students reach their English language goals through teaching IELTS, TOEFL, AEAS and ESL as well as having assisted students reach their professional and business goals. Having taught students from the age of 8 – 80, Tanya has a deep understanding of human nature and the different ways that people learn. She strives to assist each student to tap into their core ability and support them to achieve the standards they are aiming for.  Warm and approachable yet knowledgeable and professional, she always gives 110%.

CLARE BARLOW

English Tutor
Clare English Tutor

Qualifications

Bachelor of Arts (German, Spanish)
Graduate Diploma in Computing
Graduate Diploma in Education
CELTA & Certified EASy Report™ Assessor

Clare is intrigued about the complexities of English language and enjoys creating an environment for people to thrive.

Clare’s passion for the English language has allowed her the opportunity to work in Australia and overseas teaching for the last 20 years. Clare has worked taught business students along with high school students who are not native English speakers.  Since 2014, Clare has worked in Australia, England, Spain and Italy teaching General English, Occupational English, Academic English to foreign students of all ages. This teaching includes teaching the Cambridge exams at all levels and teaching IELTS. Clare enjoys teaching English at all these levels.

ALLISON COWAN

English Tutor
Allison English Tutor

Qualifications:

Bachelor of Business
Graduate Diploma in Computing Cambridge CELTA
Cambridge KET, PET, FCA & CAE Examiner
Certified EASy Report™ Assessor

Allison is particularly skilled in teaching English pronunciation, Business English, as well as exam techniques and strategy. Everyday, Allison is inspired and driven to support her students’ success

Allison loves nothing more than to bring out the best in her students who have either passed or exceeded anticipated exam results. Allison has recently returned to Australia after years living in Italy and teaching English as a second language. Allison is passionate about English language pronunciation and is a Cambridge ESOL Speaking Examiner and experienced ELICOS teacher. Allison has won scholarships, and travelled to Italy and studied Italian at the Michelangelo Institute in Florence and has also studied Japanese and went on to pass Level 3 of the Japanese Proficiency test in Nagoya, Japan. She has worked at Cambridge Test Centres and Private English Language Schools, where she developed and delivered intensive exam preparation courses to speakers of English as a second language. The bespoke courses were run using a variety of materials, including videos, books, exam related programs, apps and realia. Recently experienced, in Australia, as a NAATI Invigilator and as an OET Interlocutor, Allison also has PTE and IELTS exam preparation experience.

REBECCA LEWIS

English Tutor
Rebecca English Tutor

Qualifications

Bachelor of Commerce
Master of Social Science
Cambridge CELTA
Certified EASy Report™ Assessor

Rebecca loves bringing her real-world experience to her teaching and seeing each person achieve their learning goals.

Rebecca enjoys teaching English because she loves helping people achieve their goals. She is fascinated by language and linguistics, and loves that through teaching she has the opportunity to meet people from many different backgrounds. Rebecca is a CELTA qualified English teacher. Rebecca has worked in the corporate world for over ten years and has a good understanding of how the English language should be used in the workplace.  Rebecca also has a Master’s degree and an excellent understanding of Academic English. Rebecca prides herself on her ability to build rapport with her students, and to tailor lessons to meet students’ individual needs.

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