I am currently working as a freelance Screen Acting and filmmaking practitioner. I am Head of Filmmaking at City Academy Film School and lead on the BFi Filmmaking programme. I am the lead curriculum design and teach Screen Acting at Royal Conservatoire of Scotland and London Met Film School on the 1st, 2nd and 3rd Year (BA Hons) Acting programmes. I was employed at Arts Educational Schools in the role of Head of Media and Film Department. I am a private acting coach preparing professional actors for casting in TV and Film. I teach at Identity School of Acting for Screen and Text. I was previously employed as a Teacher of Media Studies and BTEC Film and TV production at Twyford Church of England High School in Acton. The development of each pupil’s work ethic and hunger for learning, aspirations, celebrating excellence, teamwork, inspiration, commitment, professionalism and positivity. All students get detailed feedback on performance, how to improve techniques, reading material and additional resources to support their development. All my essays are marked to a high standard offering detailed support on how to improve drafts.
Throughout my teaching career, I have regularly achieved grades of ‘outstanding’, which has been consistent throughout by PGCE and NQT, leading me to deliver whole school insets on teaching and learning on creative and innovative strategies using new media technologies to raise standards. My teaching is constantly recognised for my creative approach to resources and the use of visual media technology. I am a strong believer that there must be a consistent delivery of high quality lessons by theoretical and practical approaches to learning.
Subjects I teach
Drama and Theatrical Studies
Undergraduate and Post Graduate written support.
I attended Queens Park Community School 6th Form. I studied English Literature , Law, Media Studies and Drama and Theatre studies . I went to Ravensbourne College of Design and Communication and studied BA (Hons) Content Creation for Digital Broadcasting and New Media obtaining 2:1. I was the Head of the World Cinema society. I attend Central School of Speech and Drama and competed a PGCE/MA in Film Studies and Drama and Theatre Studies.
My International Placements
My Passion And How I Inspire
I am driven by a great desire to educate, motivate and to inspire people through exciting and innovative teaching and learning practices. I have the skillset and capabilities to lead by example and ensure that students are supported and encouraged at all levels. I love teaching at GCSE, A Level and Undergraduate and Postgraduate courses. I enjoy sharing and discussing subject matters and seeing the development and improvement of students learning. I have been teaching and tutoring for 13 years and enjoy all aspects of the learning process.
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I have a black bet in Mugendo Kickboxing and studied Shaolin Kung Fu for 3 years.