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MS. IVA

Language Consultant
Austria

  • Start: take student (be aware that every student is different)

  • Create a safe, respectful, and healthy environment

  • Mix motivation with passion

  • Add big portions of thrill, excitement, interest, and fun

  • Take time- it’s a marathon, not a sprint

  • Encourage creativity combined with curiosity

  • Blend up-to-date methods with modern, interesting, and high-quality materials

  • Focus on active learning

  • In the end: (I) work the hardest to differentiate learning so that each student’s unique skills are emphasized and consistent personal growth as well as success are achieved

 

CLASSES @ J'S

  • Adult English

  • Children's English

  • Early Starters

TEACHING EXPERIENCE

  • Teaching privately- Various subjects like English, Mathematics, Biology, German, etc.

  • Professionally teaching as a Scuba Diving Instructor (plus “Coral Reef Conservation Instructor”, “Wrack Diver Specialty Instructor”, “Nitrox Specialty Instructor”, etc.) 

  • Professionally teaching as an Emergency First Response Instructor

  • Professional Basketball Coach (teaching adults and kids, all levels)

 

QUALIFICATION

  • Studied Electrical Engineering (additional courses on presentational and rhetorical skills development) at the Technical University in Vienna (Austria) and University of Applied Sciences of Upper Austria

  • Certified PADI Open Water Scuba Diving Instructor

  • Certified Emergency First Response Instructor

  • Certified Professional Basketball Coach

ADDITIONAL SKILLS

  • Former professional athlete (swimming, tennis, golf, table tennis)

  • Basketball professional

  • Playing the piano since I am 4 years old

  • Boat & Yacht international skipper licence holder

  • Dogs and wolfs scientist

  • Speaking German, Croatian, English, French, Spanish

  • Professional designer (branding, logos, corporate design, …)