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Richa
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Richa
« Shagun has always been a great teacher, and a continuous source of inspiration for one and all. Her choice of words while explaining lessons is unsurpassable. I have never come across any teacher who has such command over English like she holds. You have a great future ahead. Good luck. »
$25/h
First lesson is free!
Verified tutor profile
Response Time 6h
Lessons offered by SHAGUN
  • Individual
  • In group
The lessons will be held
  • at their home
Taught subjects
  • Academic English
  • Reading
  • Literature
  • Essay writing
  • Grammar
Levels
  • All Levels

IELTS and English tutor in Surrey with 10 years international tutoring and teaching experience

Methodology

I break down learning and proceed step by step for my students to understand and engage. I teach using graphic organizers that makes my students achieve good results with effective writing. I balance my teaching between all the four skills.

Background

I am a double graduate (English & Education),a post graduate with an international English teaching qualification from the UK and teaching experience from the US.
Professionally, I have worked in different capacities as a teacher, IELTS and Cambridge exams instructor and coordinator for different education boards of UK, US, India and the International Baccalaureate.

Rates

Rate for 5 hours of lessons : $22
Rate for 10 hours of lessons : $20
Lessons offered by SHAGUN
Individual
In group
The lessons will be held
at their home
Taught subjects
  • Academic English
  • Reading
  • Literature
  • Essay writing
  • Grammar
Levels
  • All Levels

SHAGUN's Resume

EXPERIENCE:

PROFILE DURATION NAME OF INSTITUTION SUBJECTS TAUGHT GRADES
English Instructor August 2019 onwards iTTTi Vancouver, British Columbia English as a second language Adults
(19 yrs & above)
ESL Teacher June 2019-August 2019
ILSC, Vancouver, British Columbia

Summer job @ University of British Columbia

English as a second language Higher Intermediate
(13-17 years olds)
English classroom and pullout TEACHER August 2017 till date Self Development Academy, Phoenix, Arizona, United States
85014
Attended a workshop on
Student Engagement and learning
(October 2017) English Language Arts
Writing
Grammar
6-8
(11-14 year olds)
IGCSE & IB ENGLISHTEACHER March 2016 –
August 2017 Cambridge International Foundation School, Jalandhar City


*IGCSE (International General Certificate of Secondary Examination)


Attended two weeks of training in the implementation of the Alberta Education Curriculum through Golden Hills Powerful Learning
(May 2017) English A: Literature


English Language
(9093)
First Language English (0500)

English


Recognized trainer for Cambridge English Main Suite Exams:
KET (Key English Test)
PET (Preliminary English Test)
FCE (Cambridge English: First)
CAE (Cambridge English : Advanced) 11&12
IB(DP)
(16-18 year olds)

11
AS Level
(12-15 year olds)

9 &10
IGCSE*
7,8
6-12
(13-17 year olds)
TEACHER August 2015- March 2016 Delhi Public School, Jalandhar English Communicative 7,8,9,10
(12-16 year olds)
TEACHER &
COORDINATOR March 2013-August 2015 CAMBRIDGE INTERNATIONAL SCHOOL, AMRITSAR
English

English Communicative 6,7,8

9,10
(12-16 year olds)
Office held:

Head of Department-Cambridge International Examination

CIE Direct Administrator

Teacher Support Coordinator

Examination Officer







First Language English for
IGCSE (International General Certificate of Secondary Examination)





Recognized trainer for Cambridge English Main Suite Exams:
KET (Key English Test)
PET (Preliminary English Test)
FCE (Cambridge English: First)
CAE (Cambridge English : Advanced)
9&10

(14-17 year olds)









6-12
September 12,2012 till March 12,2013 SHRI RAM ASHRAM PUBLIC SCHOOL,AMRITSAR
Member of School Accreditation Council for CBSE English 6-8
(11-15 year olds)
Lecturer













July 2010 – February 2011
July 2011 – February 2012
HANS RAJ MAHILA MAHA VIDYALAYA, JALANDHAR CITY








Presented a research paper on the topic “Social networking in the workplace” published in the journal “WEBTROVERT 2011” of Prem Chand Markanda S.D. college for women, Jalandhar.
Computer Science and Information Technology Bachelor of Computer Application (BCA)

Bachelor of Information Technology (B Sc.( I.T.))

(18-22 year olds)
During my experience, I have been associated with various societies and clubs at my workplaces:

 TIME-TABLE COMMITTEE
 STUDENT COUNCIL
 DISCIPLINE COMMITTEE
 DEBATE and DECLAMATION in various YOUTH FESTIVALS


(Profile: Faculty in Spoken English and Personality Development for the adults)
April 2010 - June 2011 (PART-TIME)
 Worked part time in AATAM INSTITUTE OF ART AND DESIGN as faculty for:
• Office Automation
• Personality Development and grooming
• Spoken English

 Trained the employees aged 35 and above in a 40 days personality development
workshop at a manufacturing company in Jalandhar


.
ACADEMIC QUALIFICATION:
QUALIFICATION INSTITUTION BOARD/UNIV. SESSION
B Ed. (English & Mathematics) Khalsa College of Education, Amritsar Jamia Millia Islamia University, New Delhi. 2013-15
MSc. (Information Technology) (I.T.) Hansraj Mahila Maha Vidyalaya Jalandhar Guru Nanak Dev University 2008-10
BSc. (Elective English, Economics, Quantitative Techniques, Computers) Hansraj Mahila Maha Vidyalaya Jalandhar Guru Nanak Dev University 2005-08
12th PSEB Punjab School Education Board 2004-05
Schooling from St. Josephs Convent School, Jalandhar Cantt. and St. George Convent School, Jalandhar
PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATION:
QUALIFICATION DETAIL
CELTA level 5
(PASS) Cambridge English level 5Certificate in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (United Kingdom)
CTET PAPER I,II
(MATHS & SCIENCE) CENTRAL TEACHERS ELIGIBILITY TEST (QUALIFIED)
CENTRAL BOARD OF SECONDARY EDUCATION (FEB’14,SEP’14)
PSTET PAPER I,II
(MATHS & SCIENCE) PUNJAB STATE TEACHERS ELIGIBILITY TEST (QUALIFIED)
STATE COUNCIL OF EDUCATIONAL RESEARCH AND TRAINING, PUNJAB
(JUNE 2012,September 2014)
Standard Foreign Teacher Certificate(English)(Secondary) Arizona Department of Education
Arizona, United States of America
Teacher certification courses Completed a course on Arizona Constitution (POS 221)
U.S. Constitution (POS 222)
IELTS

IELTS Qualified IELTS (academic) with overall 8 bands. (February 2016)
L=7.5; R=8.0; W=7.5; S=8.0
Qualified IELTS (General Training) with overall 8.5 bands. (January 2017)

L=8.0 R=8.5 W=8.0 S=8.5

ACHIEVEMENTS:
• Certified for SUPPORTING THE INTEGRATION OF INTERNATIONAL LEARNING IN THE CURRICULUM by BRITISH COUNCIL
-International School Award 2014-17 while working at Cambridge International School, Amritsar.
• Invited as Resource person for extension lecture on Academic Planning at S.B.B.S. Sen. Sec. School, Rasulpur, Tarn Taran (distt. Amritsar)
• Awarded G.D. DUA gold medal for being “Outstanding Student” at college level.

• Stood first in State-Level SCIENCE-FEST (2010) for designing an eco friendly model depicting system development life cycle.

• Selected for Indira Gandhi International Airport – by LIVEWEL GROUP through campus placement(2010)

• Selected for IBM (GURGAON) through campus placement(2010)

• Selected for WIPRO through campus placement (2010)

[2009-10] -- Assistant Head girl
-- Secretary- Placement Cell
[2008-09]
-- Class Representative (MSc.I)
-- Joint Secretary (computer club)
-- Volunteer – Placement Cell
[2007-08]
-- Joint Head Girl
-- Student editor-English section (DEEPSHIKHA- college magazine)
-- Secretary (Women empowerment cell)
-- Secretary (Planning forum)
-- Joint secretary (discipline committee)


[2006-07]
-- Assistant Head Girl
-- Class Representative (BSc. II)
-- Assistant Secretary (Planning Forum)
-- Assistant Secretary (Discipline Committee)
-- Sub-editor wall magazine (SARVAANGDA)


[2005-06]
-- Assistant Secretary (Discipline Committee)
-- Assistant Secretary (Red Cross Society)

The 2 reviews on SHAGUN
  • 5/5

All our ratings are collected by us and are given in confidence, they correspond to a real experience.

2 recommendations

Richa

Shagun has always been a great teacher, and a continuous source of inspiration for one and all. Her choice of words while explaining lessons is unsurpassable. I have never come across any teacher who has such command over English like she holds. You have a great future ahead. Good luck.

V
Vaishali

Ms Sehgal makes a great teacher as she has expert communication skills,
superior listening skills,
deep knowledge and passion for the subject matter.
She has the ability to build caring relationships with students,
friendliness and approachability.
She has excellent preparation and organization skills.
She excels in strong work ethic ,and
community-building skills.

SHAGUN's interview

QUESTION 01 | 05
When and why did you develop an interest in your chosen field?
SHAGUN — When I was in college, I tutored one of my students who was struggling to pass his screening test for board exams. His exceptional improvement after my classes encouraged me to take up teaching. I began to believe that I can make learning easier for others with my ability to motivate and facilitate their enrichment.
QUESTION 02 | 05
What makes you passionate about your subject?
SHAGUN — My drive to make my students explore their potential, is what makes me passionate about teaching. I love to give them wings of skill,so they can soar high in achievement.
QUESTION 03 | 05
What do you like about tutoring? What makes you a "Superprof"?
SHAGUN — My optimism and integrity makes me a Superprof. I do what is right for my students and life their spirit. I always strive to make them believe in their own selves.
QUESTION 04 | 05
Do you have any role models; a teacher that inspired you?
SHAGUN — Yes. My grade 4 English teachers Mrs.Manju Kalra and Mrs. Neena Singh are my role models. They inculcated in me, a love for language.
QUESTION 05 | 05
What are your keys to success?
SHAGUN — Hard work, perseverance and integrity are my keys to success.

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