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Private Tutors

Welcome to our database of Private Tutors of Japanese in the UK. Users can search for a tutor by clicking on the regions listed below. Tutors wishing to register their details on this database should submit a Private Japanese Tutor form. To allow us to keep our records as up to date as possible please inform us of any incorrect information or if any of your details change.

By default, tutors are listed according to the date they registered, with the newest tutors at the top.

If you have any questions about this list, or if you are a registered tutor and need to update your existing information, please email info.language@jpf.org.uk

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Name: Ms Hono Kimura
Location: Derby
Email: honokimura1026[ at ]gmail.com
Phone:
Levels: All levels
Details: I passed the Japanese Language Teaching Competency Test in 2016, and also completed the studies for the 420 hour Advanced Skills of Teaching Japanese Language Course. I have 1 year experience as a private tutor when I was in Japan. I normally teach in Japanese, because I believe that direct method help your understanding effectively. (I can mix English and Japanese if you want.)

 

Name: Ms. Mio Kobayashi
Location: Nottingham
Email: woolfwaves [at] gmail.com
Phone:
Levels: From beginner's level to the native speaking level
Details: I have three years of experience as a private tutor (both teaching Japanese and English), and as a classroom teacher at high school (teaching English). I acquired a teaching license (High school level English) from the Japanese government in 2016. I also have IELTS 8.0.

 

Name: Mariko Miki
Location: Bedford and the surrounding area
Email: mariko.miki[ at ]mmjapan.co.uk
Phone:
Levels: From beginner to advanced. From children to adults. Business Japanese lessons, with experience in the fields of automotive manufacturing, security/defence, etc.
Details: Hi, my name is Mariko. I am a certified Japanese language teacher and passed the Japanese Language Teaching Competency Test in 2005. I am always pleased to meet people who are interested in the Japanese language. I will ensure that your lessons are tailored to your needs, whether you are a beginner or an advanced student of Japanese, and I can also introduce you to Japanese culture and customs.

 

Name: Jane Lowe
Location: Nottingham and surrounding areas
Email: janeloweagain[ at ]hotmail.com
Phone: 07506505403
Levels: All levels. I can tailor the lessons to your needs.
Details: I lived in Japan, where I taught English and raised a family, for almost 27 years, and have experience of teaching all ages and levels. On returning to the UK, I worked as an in-house translator /interpreter for a Japanese - owned manufacturing company. I have an MA in Japanese Language Teaching from York St.John University I currently work as a Teaching Associate in Japanese at the University of Nottingham.

 

Name: Naoko Yamashita
Location: Nottingham
Email: origami.lessons.japan[ at ]gmail.com
Phone:
Levels: Written Japanese: - Hiragana,Katakana,Kanji Spoken Japanese: - Elementary, Intermediate, Advanced
Details: While I don't have university degree in English I have completed a B1+ course in English school. Also I am native Japanese speaker; whilst I was living in Ireland I was teaching Japanese to local people.

 

Name: Josh Millhouse
Location: Nottingham
Email: joshua_millhouse[ at ]yahoo.co.uk
Phone:
Levels: From Beginner to GCSE Level
Details: I am a fully qualified Japanese tutor in Nottinghamshire, whom has been tutoring for several years. I have helped many students whom wanted to learn Japanese as a hobby, for business, for a trip to Japan or towards a qualification. I am familiar with the GCSE, A-level and JLPT certificate and would be more than happy to help in preparation for an exam. I create all of my own material and tailor lessons towards the students needs. Discount available for block bookings.

 

Name: Kaori Stansall
Location: East Midlands: Leicester
Email: kaoriton[ at ]hotmail.com
Phone:
Levels: Beginners, Intermediate
Details: Postgraduate Certificate in Japanese Teacher Training

 

Name: Junko Tamaki
Location: Midlands Loughborough, Leicester, Nottingham
Email: junko_tamaki[ at ]hotmail.com
Phone:
Levels: All levels
Details: MA in Japanese Language Education, Obirin University, 2007- Tutor at University of Leicester, 2010-12 Tutor at University of Nottingham, Visit my website>>http://schoolofeverything.com/teacher/junkotamaki

 

Name: Satoko Parsons
Location: Nottingham, East Midlands
Email: satoko_parsons[ at ]hotmail.com
Phone: 07902 252792
Levels: All levels
Details: Postgraduate Certificate in Japanese Teacher Training. I also offer a skype lesson as well as lesson in person.

 

Name: Yukiko Marks
Location: Midlands Warwickshire, West Midlands (Coventry and Birmingham), Leicester, Northamptonshire
Email: yukimidoll2611[ at ]gmail.com
Phone: 01788 550253
Levels: Beginners and Intermediate
Details: I have been teaching adults and secondary students (for GCSE Japanese) privately for several years. I also having experience of running the Japanese course at the adult learning centre in Rugby and functioning as a GCSE speaking exam examiner.

 

Name: Ryoko Doi Grisman
Location: Midlands : Derby, Nottingham, and SE Staffordshire. For other locations, please enquire.
Email: ryokodoi[ at ]btinternet.com
Phone:
Levels: Business Clients Only please! Intermediate to Advanced level. Specialised in Business Japanese, lessons are tailor-made to meet clients' requirements.
Details: Language teaching experience at Sheffield University, where I taught both Undergraduates and Postgraduates. Experienced Japanese Business Language & Etiquette tutor.