With 8 years of experience teaching English to teenagers and adults, I’m confident we can meet your language learning goals together. Whether you need help with grammar and vocabulary, or want to improve your reading, writing and conversation skills, I am here to help!

Knowledge and Expertise

In the past, I have assisted students with:

  • Learning to read, speak, write and understand English as a Second Language (ESL)
  • Learning to read, speak, write and understand Business English
  • Preparing for English Language Proficiency Tests (TOEFL; Eiken)
  • Preparing for English speech and debate contests
  • Preparing for English university entrance exams



Bachelor of Journalism, Photojournalism & New Media
Rhodes University (UCKAR)
Grahamstown, South Africa

Teaching English as a Foreign Language (TEFL) Certificate
English Access Gauteng (City & Guilds)
Johannesburg, South Africa

Private Career School Teacher Permit (BPSS)
New York State Education Department
New York, NY

Private Lessons

To book your private lesson or learn more, send an email with “ENGLISH PLEASE” in the subject line to simonearmer[at]gmail[dot]com.

Due to the coronavirus pandemic, all lessons will take place online via Zoom, Skype or Google Hangouts.

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