Ann Mc

South England

Ann Mc

Hello. My name is Ann and I have been teaching English to students from all over the world for more than 35 years. It has been a very important part of my life, bringing me a lot of personal satisfaction and happiness and also ,of course, lots of experience teaching different cultures and levels of English. I have a wide experience teaching from beginners to Cambridge exams including PET, FCE, CAE, BEC and IELTS. I have also designed courses – English and Gardening, Medical English and An Outline of English Literature.

No smoking Private bathroom available Wifi available at home Teacher pick-up from airport
No smoking Private bathroom WiFi available Teacher transfer

Location information

Location: Faversham, Kent | View a map of this location

London airport(s) with transfers cost: 

Gatwick (LGW) £140

Heathrow (LHR) £260

Nearest railway station: Faversham

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Academic information

I have a degree in English and American Studies and a Diploma in Teaching English as a Foreign Language (Merit). I have taught English abroad in Sweden and Greece, in British Council recognised language schools in the U.K., 2 prisons teaching asylum seekers and 2 colleges of further education.

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Family information

At the moment I live alone (apart from a very nice tabby cat ) as my daughter and her son are now living independently. I have lived In Faversham for 33 years so I have a lot of friends who I often see and foreign friends and family who often visit.  I’m a very sociable person and there is a lot to do in my town so I don’t think any student would be ever bored. I have lots of hobbies which in the past students have often taken part with me. I love going to the cinema and museums and art galleries ( especially London ones).  I love cooking and for many years I did an afternoon cooking option with my students. Yoga and walking are also important to me and there are some lovely walks near my home.

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About the teacher’s accommodation

Faversham is a gorgeous, historic, small town with many beautiful medieval buildings. The old market place is the heart of the town and there’s an excellent market every Tuesday, Friday and Saturday. Near the market square is an excellent indoor and outdoor swimming pool. A golf course and horse riding are not far from the town and musical recitals are often held at the weekend. Not to mention our fantastic cinema!  It’s a vibrant and friendly town.


About the local area

I live in a Victorian house 10 minutes walk from the centre of town and not far from lovely countryside. My home has many original features – lovely Victorian fireplace and cupboards. You would have the main bedroom and your own bathroom and toilet which is a modern shower room in my recently converted loft.

Excursions available with this teacher

Margate trip – A picnic on he beach and then the wonderful Turner Contemporary art gallery. A walk in the old town with its vintage shops.

Cost: Approx £8 train fare

An afternoon in historic Canterbury – We will visit the beautiful Greyfriars chapel with its wild flower meadow and have a picnic. After my tour of Canterbury we will go to evensong in the U.K.’s most famous cathedral.

Cost: Free

An afternoon Tour of Faversham – We will visit on  amarket day to get the lively atmosphere, walk down the beautiful Abbey St and see the Creek and enjoy the calm of the Abbey Physic Garden and parish church.

Cost: Free

An afternoon walk along the Kent Marshes – A walk to and near the beautiful Kent Marshes reminiscent of Dickens’ Great Expectations, a drink in a local pub.

Cost: £45

Broadstairs – A Victorian seaside town – A picnic lunch on /near the beach, a short walk to Bleak House where Dickens finished ‘David Copperfield’ and a walk to Ramsgate where van Gogh lived as a tutor for a time.

Cost: £9 train fare