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$40/h
1st lesson free!
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Response Time 5h
Lessons offered by Isabelle
  • Individual
  • In group
The lessons will be held
  • at her home
  • at your home
  • By webcam
Taught subjects
  • French
  • Oral expression - French
  • Oral comprehension - French
  • Writing comprehension - French
  • Writing expression - French
Levels
  • Elementary School
  • Middle School
  • Sophomore
  • Junior
  • Senior
  • Adult Education
  • Beginner
  • Intermediate
  • Advanced
  • Proficient
  • For children

Learn French with an enthusiastic native French tutor from Cognac, near Boston

Methodology

I am a native French speaker and was born in France. I bring enthusiasm for the language to my lessons. I structure my lessons around the student, for their needs with teaching material and textbooks that I bring to you.

Background

My name is Isabelle, my family comes from Cognac in France and I love to tutor French. Transmitting my enthusiasm for language is a major reason I like to teach and have been tutoring since 1994. I speak English and German in addition to French.

Rates

Rate for online lessons : $30/h
Rate for 5 hours of lessons : $180
Rate for 10 hours of lessons : $360

Details

I am happy to discuss lower rates for entry level students and flexible scheduling.

Lessons offered by Isabelle
Individual
In group
The lessons will be held
at her home
at your home
webcam
Taught subjects
  • French
  • Oral expression - French
  • Oral comprehension - French
  • Writing comprehension - French
  • Writing expression - French
Levels
  • Elementary School
  • Middle School
  • Sophomore
  • Junior
  • Senior
  • Adult Education
  • Beginner
  • Intermediate
  • Advanced
  • Proficient
  • For children

Isabelle 's resume

WORK EXPERIENCE 1983 - current

“Alliance Française” in Seoul (South Korea) and Pretoria (South Africa), 2003 - 2013
Examiner, grader and exam proctor.

Cie VEGLA Vereinigte Glaswerke GmbH in Aachen (Germany), 1998 - 2003
Trilingual Assistant

● Conference organisations with all the other branches in Germany, general correspondence, carrying out meeting, commercial audit
● Travel and accommodation arrangements for the Managing Director Udo Brandt and the finances/controlling Department Head Hubert Reichardt.

University of California at San Francisco (UCSF), 1994 - 1998
Administrative assistant for a scientific group headed by Prof. Charles S. Craik.

● Grant preparation and submission. Preparation of progress reports.
● Postdoctoral fellowship preparation and submission
● Administration of manuscript reviewing / processing - Journal of Protein Engineering
● General correspondence, editing and formatting manuscripts, reviews, abstracts for conference, figure drawing; ordering reprints
● Carrying out documents searches in computer databases and library
● Тravel and accommodation arrangements for members of staff, visitors

European Molecular Biology Laboratory (EMBL), Heidelberg/Germany, 1992 - 1994
Trilingual Secretary for a scientific group headed by Prof. Thomas Graf.

I was responsible for work produced mainly by 2 of the scientific groups at the EMBL
● Manuscript preparation, figure drawing, letter writing in the three EMBL working languages (English, German, French)
● Travel and accommodation arrangements for members of staff and visitors
● Organisation of seminars and conferences.

European Molecular Biology Laboratory (EMBL), Heidelberg/Germany, 1986 - 1992
Trilingual Secretary for a scientific group headed by Prof. Kai Simons.

The Journal of Cell Biology is a scientific journal. The European Editorial Office, located at the EMBL in Heidelberg, was administrated by Prof. Kai Simons the Associate Editor.
● Administrative work, corresponding verbally and in writing with reviewers and Monitoring Editors of the Journal
● Using computer-based JCB manuscript tracking system.


Rhenania/Transport Firm, Mannheim/Germany, 1986
Bilingual Secretary, French Export Department (German/French)

BERGER Engineering Consultancy in Aichtal near Stuttgart/Germany, 1985
Bilingual Secretary (German/French)

Hennessy, Cognac/France, 1985
Bilingual Secretary, Export Department (French/German)

Laboratoire d’Analyses Médicales (Medical Laboratory), Montpellier/France, 1983 - 1984
Temporary secretary. Reception, typing of results (French)

EXTRA-CURRICULAR WORK EXPERIENCE

2017 - present Private tutor, French
2005-2009 French and English private teacher in Seoul (South Korea), 
 university level and beginners.
2005 French teacher at the Gwacheon High School (South Korea)
2005-2006 French teacher at the Seocho-Ku Town Hall (South Korea)
1994-1998 Private French teacher in San Francisco, California

LANGUAGES
French Mother tongue
English Fluent
German Fluent
Russian Good knowledge

COMPUTER Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite, PowerPoint, EndNote

EDUCATION and PROFESSIONAL CERTIFICATIONS

2006 DELF/DALF Exams “Alliance Française”, Seoul, South Korea
Licence to correct and administer oral exams
1992 Certificate from the University of Cambridge, UK - English
1986 University Grey College in Durham, UK - Literature French and German

1984-1985 Intensive bilingual secretarial course ат Nancy-Laxou, France with
 training in a German Firm Heidelberger Zement (Heidelberg, Germany)
1984 Courses at the Chamber of Commerce and Industry in Economy and
 Languages (Montpeller, France)
1984 Exam from the “Goethe Institut” - German
1981-1982 Intensive School PIGIER - secretarial training
1981 Exam from the school “Benedict School” (Berlin, Germany)

Fully authorized to work in US (Green card holder)
References available upon request

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