Academic English Writing Tutor

Academic English Writing Tutor

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12 years in business

About this tutor

Hi Everyone! Welcome!! I’m Tony, your Academic English Tutor.

Would you like to really learn how to write award winning essays for school, college and university? You have come to right place!

My name is Tony and I am a qualified teacher with over 10 years English teaching with young adults and kids. Many of my students have gone on to graduate from top universities and have great careers. Whether English is your second language and you want to pass your IELTS, or just to improve your essay techniques, you have come to the right place! I can help.

If you are looking for lessons over the internet week-days, please contact me. I am available to teach online from 5:30pm to 10:30pm PDT, Sundays through Thursdays. Speak to you soon!

There is nothing quite like seeing someone I taught go on to succeed; to see my students pass all their exams and get into the university of their choice, get the promotion that they dreamed of; all thanks to the great academic writing skills I helped them acquire.

Good writing skills allow you to have a voice and be heard. They allow you to communicate in a way that people will listen and take notice of you. With the skills I will teach you, your examiners will appreciate the value and logic of your thinking and reward you for this. Good writing is critical to unlocking your future. This is true whether you are looking for that promotion, or whether you are learning English as a second language and need to make the grades for university. You have come to the right place to learn!

I have been a Christian educator for over ten years. I started teaching later in life at a major university in the UK, but then I realized that I could do more good helping kids that really needed me and who were struggling in their own countries. I am currently working charitably abroad in Thailand, helping children where I can have a radical impact on their career and opportunities.

I have taught students of many nationality in High School, as tutor in after-school classes, and also online with the American Academy, 51Talk. Online, my main focus has been academic writing, grammar and international exam preparation (IELTS, TOEIC, GCSE).

My Bachelor Degree major is in English, and my postgraduate university qualifications include a Postgraduate Certificate in Professional Teaching (PGCE). I also have a TEFL from UniTEFL in Chiang Mai. In addition to my work as an educator, I have written and published textbooks, novels as well as numerous articles, both of academic and business interest.  


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2 Reviews


  • Panida

    He is very knowledgeable and helped me pass Toeic.

  • Kotchakorn Tuntisak

    I like the fact that when I believe I had made no mistake, there were always many of them. Even now, I still make errors from time to time, but the amount decrease a lot.


What is your typical process for working with a new student?

I would assess the students needs and level in a thirty minutes free lesson and agree lesson times and content to suit their particular situation and goals.

What education and/or training do you have that relates to your work?

Postgraduate Certificate in Education

International TEFL Certification (Teaching English as a Foreign Language)

Teaching IELTS, TOEIC Certification

Bachelor Degree in English

10 years tutoring

High School and College Teacher 3 years

Do you have a standard pricing system for your lessons? If so, please share the details here.

First 30 minutes needs and course assessment is FREE

Hour by Hour $22

10-hour bookings $190 or 2x $100

How did you get started teaching?

I started teaching and while working as an academic at university. I quickly realized this was my vocation and went on to teach children abroad in deprived places.

What types of students have you worked with?

- Native Speakers (UK, US): GCSE English, university students. Exam help.

- English as a Second Language: Speakers of Spanish, French, Italian, Thai, Chinese. Children 13-18 preparing university entrance language exams IELTS TOEIC. University Students writing thesis. Businessmen needing to communicate in Business English or pass qualifications.

Describe a recent event you are fond of.

Seeing my last batch of school students all get into good universities.

What advice would you give a student looking to hire a teacher in your area of expertise?

Check the qualification and experience of the teacher. Make sure you can communicate correctly together and share the same priorities.

What questions should students think through before talking to teachers about their needs?

What they are trying to achieve, are they ready to commit the time to studying, what level are they at now and what are their weaknesses.