About Us

Alina is a Spanish native speaker, qualified and experienced language teacher with over 20 years experience, having lived and studied in New Zealand for 15 years, also she has traveled to a numerous Spanish  and English speaking countries. For the past years she has been working as a Spanish Teacher. Since then she has developed an ability to liaise with students from many different backgrounds and age groups.

These courses have a strong focus on communicative skills, functional knowledge of the language, and Spanish and Latin American Culture and History. During her teacher career she has accumulated more than 20,000 hours of teaching to Adult in Spanish Language. Her references and Sequals (Students Evaluation of Quality) will support her extensive work history in NZ and Australia.

She is currently working at SPANISH EXPRESS as a Director and Head Teacher. This is a very exiting job with great vision promoting the Spanish culture and the language in order to achieve each student’s full potential and the highest possible educational standards. Alina use creativity, innovation and the use of appropriate new technologies to achieve excellence.

Alina has taught at CCE at the University of Sydney, The Institute of languages at The University of NSW, TAFE, WEA….
Where she has been involved in teaching the Spanish Beginners Fast Track, Spanish 101,102, 103,104,201,303 and conversation
Classes.

Alina is highly organised, flexible, reliable and enjoy working both within a team and independently and always look forward to the challenges that each teaching day brings. She likes to converse regularly with students and staff and contribute in any way possible to a conductive learning atmosphere and working environment both of which she value greatly, she always attempt to transmite to her students in various ways her love and long-held interest in Spanish and Latin American Culture.

Our Popular Courses

STANDARD COURSES

These courses provide the best means of developing the student’s skills in Spanish in speaking, reading, comprehension, writing and
listening.

Intensity : 3 hours/ week

Duration : 4 weeks

price: $ 370 ($ 30/hour)

Level: All levels. From Beginners to Advanced

Material required:

 Hand outs included

Session Times:

Monday and Wednesday

10 am – 11.30 am / 6 pm to 7.30 pm

Learn Spanish and immerse yourself in a 100% Spanish environment twice a week at SPANISH EXPRESS in Sydney.

INTENSIVE COURSES

Ideal for anyone in a hurry to learn! Develop your skills in Spanish in speaking, reading, comprehension, writing and listening.

Intensity : 6 hours/ week

Duration : 2 weeks

Price: $ 370 ($ 30/hour)

Level : From Beginners

Material required:

 Hand outs included

Session Times:

Monday to Thursday

10 am – 11.30 am / 6 pm to 7.30 pm

Ideal for learners in a hurry ! Immerse yourself in a 100% Spanish environment and learn faster.

RELAXING COURSES

If you just want to discover what learning Spanish is about in a pleasant environment once a week.

Intensity : 1 1/2 hours/ week

Duration : 8 weeks

Price: $ 370 ($ 30/hour)

Level : From Beginners

Material required:

 Hand outs included

Session Times:

Monday or Tuesday or Wednesday or Thursday

10 am – 11.30 am | 2 pm – 3.30 pm | 6 pm – 7.30 pm

Don’t have much time but still keen to learn Spanish? This is the course for you.

Testimonials

“I loved my Spanish Class. I felt more competent in Spanish with Alina after 8 weeks that I did learning French for 6 years at school.
Muchas gracias. “

Johanna S

5.0
2017-08-21T11:19:33+00:00

Johanna S

“I loved my Spanish Class. I felt more competent in Spanish with Alina after 8 weeks that I did learning French for 6 years at school. Muchas gracias. “

Testimonials

“ I have enjoyed my Spanish lessons with Alina. She was very interesting and knowledgable."

Steve W

4.0
2017-08-23T13:27:36+00:00

Steve W

“ I have enjoyed my Spanish lessons with Alina. She was very interesting and knowledgable."

Testimonials

I have really enjoyed my lesson with Alina, she is an excellent teacher, who combines interactive activities and conversations in every lesson. Her patience and ability to both explain basic and the more difficult nuances of Spanish makes her an ideal teacher for any student.
As a long term student, I am very happy with my progress, having advanced from basic to intermediate within a year.
I would have no hesitation in recommending Alina as a Spanish tutor - you’ll find it fun, challenging, and won’t be disappointed.”

Andrew O

5.0
2017-09-05T08:19:31+00:00

Andrew O

I have really enjoyed my lesson with Alina, she is an excellent teacher, who combines interactive activities and conversations in every lesson. Her patience and ability to both explain basic and the more difficult nuances of Spanish makes her an ideal teacher for any student. As a long term student, I am very happy with my progress, having advanced from basic to intermediate within a year. I would have no hesitation in recommending Alina as a Spanish tutor - you’ll find it fun, challenging, and won’t be disappointed.”

Testimonials

I have had several Spanish teachers and they have not been as impressive as Alina. She shows her experience and professionalism in her approach and methods which are fun and an excellent learning journey.She concentrates on what your particular needs are and makes sure you are clear on work covered. I like the homework sheets that revise lessons as I need consistent challenges to improve. She is always well prepared.I highly recommend Alina to anyone who is looking to further their Spanish language in the future

Kerry Murray

5.0
2017-09-05T12:37:46+00:00

Kerry Murray

I have had several Spanish teachers and they have not been as impressive as Alina. She shows her experience and professionalism in her approach and methods which are fun and an excellent learning journey.She concentrates on what your particular needs are and makes sure you are clear on work covered. I like the homework sheets that revise lessons as I need consistent challenges to improve. She is always well prepared.I highly recommend Alina to anyone who is looking to further their Spanish language in the future

Testimonials

“ I really enjoyed learning Spanish one on one with Alina. She is a great teacher. I will highly recommend on her services.”

Shani C

5.0
2017-08-21T11:40:43+00:00

Shani C

“ I really enjoyed learning Spanish one on one with Alina. She is a great teacher. I will highly recommend on her services.”
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Ten reasons to a Spanish course from Spanish Express

Excellent tuition from fully qualified Spanish tutors, who are native speakers with a proven teaching record
With us you will learn to speak  Spanish  faster in a very short time
Learn in the comfort of your own home, office, library or local cafe. Yes, we travel to you.

Book your Spanish course with lessons monthly, fortnightly, weekly or more frequently, according to your needs and schedule.

With our private Spanish lessons and tailored group sessions you’ll get personal attention

The tutor will work hard to ensure our lessons are affordable and offer great value

We prepare teaching materials based on your level of confidence with Spanish. These  include, games, vocab
sheets, homework and more !

We have a range of special offers to keep you on track

With Spanish Express Spanish courses there are no enrolment fees, no admin fees, no travel expenses all
teaching materials are included in the price.
We always believe that the more you enjoy your Spanish lessons, the faster you’ll learn. That’s why our tutors
will develop an engaging, bespoke lesson plan that keeps you interested.

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