Homepage Help
Help Become a Tutor
$30/h
1st lesson free!
Pending approval
Response Time 24h
Lessons offered by Hamish
  • Individual
  • Group
Lessons can be held..
  • at your place
  • by webcam
Subjects taught
  • French
  • Oral expression - French
  • Oral comprehension - French
  • Written comprehension - French
  • Written expression - French
  • Vocabulary - French
Levels
  • Primary School
  • Early High School
  • Year 10
  • Year 11-12
  • TAFE
  • Adult
  • Undergraduate
  • Diploma/Certificate
  • Postgraduate
  • PhD
  • Early childhood education
  • Beginner
  • Intermediate
  • Advanced
  • Professional
  • Adult
  • Kids

QUT Business/Creative Industries student gives French lessons in Brisbane. Lessons aim to improve written, oral, spoken and/or reading skills. $30/hr

Methodology

I base my classes on a holistic approach, incorporating reading, writing, listening and speaking. I believe in a personalised approach for each student, ensuring that no one gets left behind. I work particularly well with those requiring a little extra assistance.

Background

I am a Business/Creative Industries student. I have been tutoring a select group of people since last year, with some going from D to B grades, in one term. I am a very patient person and am willing to work through any issues you may have.

Rates

Travel Fee : $10
Rate for online lessons : $30/h
Rate for 5 hours of lessons : $135
Rate for 10 hours of lessons : $250

Details

Cancellation policy is full payment of the lesson fee, if not communicated 24 hours prior to the lesson.

Lessons offered by Hamish
Individual
Group
Lessons can be held..
at your place
webcam
Subjects taught
  • French
  • Oral expression - French
  • Oral comprehension - French
  • Written comprehension - French
  • Written expression - French
  • Vocabulary - French
Levels
  • Primary School
  • Early High School
  • Year 10
  • Year 11-12
  • TAFE
  • Adult
  • Undergraduate
  • Diploma/Certificate
  • Postgraduate
  • PhD
  • Early childhood education
  • Beginner
  • Intermediate
  • Advanced
  • Professional
  • Adult
  • Kids

Hamish's CV

Hamish Killen
(concealed information)
(concealed information)
(concealed information)
Education
Bachelor of Business (Economics)/Bachelor of Creative Industries (Creative and Professional Writing) – Queensland University of Technology – 2016 to present
French High School Enrichment Course - University of Queensland – January 2015

University Involvement – Society Positions Held
Vice President – QUT Exchange Buddies, April 2018 to present
- Assisting the President with running the club
- Developed communication skills
Treasurer – QUT Journalism and Media Society, November 2017 to present
- Ensuring the society stays fiscally responsible
- Preparing financial reports
- Developed financial literacy skills, particularly using CommBiz
Secretary – QUT Fashion Society, July 2017 to January 2018
- Helped organise the 2017 End of Semester 2 Party
- Submitted funding applications
- Developed organisational skills
Marketing/Events Coordinator – QUT Oxfam, February 2017 to January 2018
- Digitised membership information through Excel
- Developed data entry skills




Related Experience
May 2018 to present – Market Researcher – QUT
- Investigated the design of QUT collaborative learning spaces
- Developed research skills
May 2018 to present – Freelance Resume Reviewer – Killen Services
- Reviewed, rewrote and annotated resumes/CVs
- Developed professional writing skills
January 2018 to present – Orientation Leader (Stalls Assistant) – QUT
- Assisting Stalls Coordinator with running Orientation Week stalls
- Developed critical thinking
July 2017 to present – Experiment Participant – Queensland School of Behavioural Economics
- Participated in behavioural economics experiments
- Developed strong performance under high-pressure environments
May 2017 to present, Private Tutor – Killen Services
- Assisted high school students with Maths and English
- Developed teaching skills
July 2017 to September 2017, CoResearcher – MindMax
- Investigated community within the MindMax app
- Contributed to the development of community challenges
- Developed collaboration skills
April 2017 to June 2017, Dodgeball Referee – QUT Guild
- Adjudicated social dodgeball matches across a variety of skill levels
- Developed conflict management skills
April 2017 to July 2017, Tennis Coach – Backyard Coach
- Privately coached a range of beginner – intermediate tennis players
- Developed planning skills
November/December 2017 to present, Sales Assistant/Team Leader – Red Cross Shops
- Visual merchandising, point-of-sales, pricing, remittance
- Looking after store in manager’s absence
- Rostering volunteer breaks
- Developed leadership skills
- Consistently achieved daily sales budgets, at times exceeding $1000/day in revenue

July 2017 to present, Sessional Connector – QUT Connect
- Facilitating introductory sessions for commencing students
- Assisting at O Week stalls
- Developed presentation skills
Volunteer Experience
May 2017/18, Volunteer – Ration Shed Museum Reconciliation Fun Run
- Signing in participants, pre-race
- Developed event management skills
August 2016 - September 2016, Volunteer – Orange Sky Laundry
- Conversing with, and washing laundry for Ipswich’s homeless
- Developed conversational and laundry skills
Referees
James Tarbit - Supervised Hamish at Hiley Respected Group
Academic Researcher at QUT, specialising in Consumer & Digital Behaviour
(concealed information)
(concealed information)
To be contacted during research hours: 9am-5pm Monday-Friday

David Mandall – Taught Hamish at St Joseph’s College Gregory Terrace.
Teacher – Human Movements Faculty at St Joseph’s College Gregory Terrace.
3214 5228
(concealed information)
To be contacted during school hours: 8.45am-3pm Monday-Friday

Similar tutors

french lessons nearby? Here's a selection of other listings you can check out.
Superprof can also help you with oral expression - french lessons.
Not quite what you're after? How about oral comprehension - french lessons?
Taking written comprehension - french lessons has never been easier!

Milton
La touche française in Brisbane - French easy and fun tutoring for everyone
$22
Marie
1st lesson free!

Based on the student ecperience with french first ! Serious periods but also games, especially with younger ones....

Lessons by webcam Face to face lessons Approved profile
Brisbane City
18-year-old french backpacker teaching to any person willing to learn about french culture and language
$33
Tchanga
1st lesson free!

Bonjour tout le monde (Hi everyone ^^) I'm a french guy spending a gap year in Australia. I'm 18 years old and got...

Lessons by webcam Face to face lessons
Fortitude Valley
French girl teaching french from beginner to intermediate every one is welcome
$30
Marjorie
1st lesson free!

My teaching method is to try to speak only in french and explain in english. I use music or cartoons or movies as support...

Lessons by webcam Face to face lessons
West End
QUT French student gives private French lessons for all levels in Brisbane
$20
Karen
1st lesson free!

The first step is a tailored test to evaluate your skills and level. Based on this test we can together select the areas you...

Lessons by webcam Face to face lessons Approved profile
South Brisbane
French lessons, it's good. But with a french nativ, it's better. (Maybe french cook) it's funny
$34
Charlotte
1st lesson free!

My teaching method is based about the pedagogy and the didactics. I like teaching real things. For example, I can take my...

Lessons by webcam Face to face lessons Approved profile
Spring Hill
Very Optimistic and Funny French Tutor from Belgium Graduated in Translation (Hence Rigorous)
$30
Violaine
1st lesson free!

From my experience, I know that learning a language is always achievable with a bit of will, positiveness and of course the...

Lessons by webcam Face to face lessons Approved profile
Spring Hill
FLE - Didactics - French Teacher (and funny as well) --> Brisbane
$25
Juliette
1st lesson free!

First, introduce news vocabularies and make phrases then work on oral expression ! French grammar is really not easy......

Lessons by webcam Face to face lessons Approved profile
West End
Native French Speaking - BEST way to learn French in Brisbane / All levels
$30
David
1st lesson free!

I am very intuitive, and every single demand is unique, so I adapt my teaching in consequence to fit best the needs of the...

Lessons by webcam Face to face lessons Approved profile
Bowen Hills
French student studying Finance and Management gives french lessons to anyone, both oral and written expression in Brisbane City
$25
Rayyan
1st lesson free!

I'm a french native so no worry for the vocabulary and the grammar i'm ok, i enjoy interactive lesson, with a lot of...

Lessons by webcam Face to face lessons Approved profile
Sunnybank
QUT Law Student giving French lessons to high school students in the Brisbane area
$30
Jeffrey
1st lesson free!

I base my classes on school work and what students may struggle with. I also delve deep into grammar and deconstruct verbs...

Lessons by webcam Face to face lessons Approved profile
The Gap
Solange a native French speaker offers relaxed and fun lessons for all ages and abilities.
$25
Solange
1st lesson free!

I carefully assess each students needs and the outcomes they require, and cater lessons towards these. Lessons are relaxed...

Lessons by webcam Face to face lessons Approved profile
at their place at your place by webcam
1 hour Not available $40 $30
5 hours Not available $185 $150
10 hours Not available $350 $300
Book a lesson