Julie is a volunteer tutor for the Talk English course. The course is for speakers of other languages to learn and improve their English. Through the course, the learners are able to build important life skills. Julie plans embedded individual and blended learning for groups and individuals and regularly assess the learners work. Lessons are planned prior to learners attending the course. She works with the ELSH volunteer team to plan the curriculum, tailored to those who don’t speak English as their first language.
Julie delivers targeted, innovative and professional curriculum programmes to support some of the most disadvantaged people in the Barnsley communities. She has a TEFL certificate that enables our students to gain self-respect, build resilience, confidence and skills and live more positive and fulfilling lives. ELSH has been investing in people through volunteering, which means we can reduce inequalities and isolation to build a much stronger community.
Julie ensures that ELSH’s policies and procedures on Safeguarding, Equality, Diversity and Inclusion are implemented and adhered to at all times, creating a stimulating and safe learning environment. Julie can emphasis, engage and motivate learners in their learning. Julie has a commitment to equal opportunities and uses a variety of strategies and practices to promote the diverse cultural and equality issues in the classroom. Julie communicates to a range of audiences (verbal, written, ICT or other media teaching methods to encourage learners to develop self-esteem and respect for others.