Tutor Directory

The tutors listed below have all completed the MILA 1 course as a minimum of training. Many have additional qualifications and may also be trained teachers, teachers with special needs training, speech pathologists, educational psychologists and occupational therapists.

Spalding Australia is not endorsing or vouching for the quality of the tutor. We are simply providing a list of people who have completed Spalding Authorised Training and are therefore permitted to advertise themselves as being a Spalding Tutor. It is hoped that you will be able to find someone in your area from the list who will suit your child’s and your needs.

Spalding Australia suggests that tutors charge around the $100 per hour for tuition. This is purely a suggestion and many charge less or more according to their level of expertise and qualifications.

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  • Shayna Grace  VIC Camberwell As a product of the Spalding Approach I developed a complete belief in the methodology and its success in teaching all aspects of literacy while at university. I completed Spalding tutor training in 2012 and have been tutoring using the method ever since.  
  • Adriana Ballestrin  VIC Box Hill North I completed my Spalding training in January 2017. I have used Spalding in my Prep classroom all year. I have been a teacher for a year and looking forward to continuing to use the Spalding program in the classroom.  
  • Catherine Turland  VIC   I have worked as a Speech Pathologist for the past 10 years. I completed the Spalding Training in July 2017, and am looking forward to working with my first students.  
  • Mary Williams  VIC Westmeadows Primary and TESOL teacher with several decades of classroom teaching experience and now starting tutoring as an an accredited Spalding Consultant.Primary teaching. Kinder Director. TESOL teaching.  
  • Kristin Owen  VIC Ascot Vale As a former newspaper reporter and editor of education sections, I am passionate about reading and writing. While this is my first year as a Spalding tutor, I have eight years' experience tutoring children from age three to 16. Yes  
  • Caitlin Southon  NSW Albury I have a Bachelor of Arts majoring in Linguistics and Grad Dip Ed (Primary Method) with 10 years experience as a Primary School teacher. I have used The Spalding Method both in classrooms and as a tutor over many years. I am a Certified Spalding Instructor. My website is www.besttutoring.com.au Yes  
  • Emma Harty  VIC Elwood Over 13 years teaching experience. Masters of Learning intervention recently completed at Melbourne University Recent completion of the Spalding Course.  
  • Jennifer Lowe  NSW Avoca Beach Classroom Teacher - 1979-2017; Kindergarten - Y6. Spalding intergrated in the classroom during literacy sessions Private Tutor from 2002. Yes  
  • Bronwyn Buckley  NSW North Parramatta I am a Spalding Certified Teacher Instructor, and I have been teaching the Spalding Method since 2002. I love helping children with learning difficulties and special needs, and I am passionate about Spalding because I have seen it empower and change lives time and time again.  
  • Susanne Forey  NSW Lane Cove Masters trained teacher for 7+ years. Yes  
  • Lindfield Speech Pathology and Learning Centre  NSW Lindfield 10 speech pathologists all Spalding trained some with 20 years experience using Spalding Yes View Details
  • David Kinnane  NSW North Strathfield I am a Certified Practising Speech Pathologist and Lawyer with a special interest in supporting school-aged children with speech, language, and literacy services. Yes View Details
  • Jess Tamber  VIC Prahran I have a passion for teaching and tutoring primary school-aged children, with a particular interest in helping those with dyslexia. I have completed my Bachelor of Education (Primary) and am currently enrolled in a Master of Education (Special Education). Looking forward to hearing from you. View Details
  • Kate Montgomery  NSW Mosman Paediatric speech and language pathologist with post graduate literacy training including the Spalding Method. Available to work with primary aged students through to adolescents and adults. Yes View Details
  • Lydia Twidle  NSW Coffs Harbour Area This will be my seventh year tutoring privately in small groups and one on one. I love The Spalding Method, and seeing children grow and learn! Yes View Details
  • Jane Fagan  VIC Berwick I completed the Spalding course in February 2017. I have a dedicated home office and a variety of books and resources on hand to tutor your child and encourage a love of literature.  I previously worked in libraries conducting preschool storytimes and running junior bookclub, reference work too. I have a Bachelor of Arts from Melbourne University and a Graduate Diploma in Library and Information Studies. I currently review children's books online. I am passionate about the Spalding method. View Details
  • Laurel O’Hara  NSW Hillsdale I am an experienced English Teacher with additional CELTA and TESOL qualifications for teaching English to International students. I have completed the Spalding Mila1 course and have taught students with Dyslexia and general reading problems. Yes View Details
  • Melanie McKenzie  VIC Hawthorn I am an English teacher who has worked in primary and secondary schools for over 8 years. I am able to work with individuals or small groups privately and also in schools. Yes View Details
  • Danielle Croyden  VIC Doncaster I have been working with the Spalding Program for the last 3 years in the classroom and in running a pre-prep entry program. My experience is in both primary and special school environments. I am passionate about creating learning environments for every learner and believe the Spalding Program is a great tool to achieve this end. Yes View Details
  • Sara Naidoo  VIC Doncaster East 28 years of teaching primary school. Currently teaching and co-ordinating Spalding at school for grade 1 and 2 Yes View Details
  • Janie Northam  NSW Paddington I have 30+ years experience as a Primary School teacher. I have completed the Spalding 1 and 2 courses numerous times since 1999. I have taught Spalding exclusively, to a variety of ages, for 14 years. I love teaching Spalding! View Details
  • Rebecca Kidd  VIC Seddon Rebecca is a Certified Practising Speech Pathologist. She has been providing Spalding tuition to children of a variety of ages since 2013. Rebecca has provided Spalding tuition via Skype to children in remote Australia, Hong Kong and Cambodia. Yes View Details
  • Anne-Marie O’Hagan  VIC Beaumaris I am an experienced Primary Teacher with an interest in dyslexia and autism, particularly in girls. I have completed my Bachelor of Teaching (Primary) and love using the Spalding Method. View Details
  • Jacinta Conway  VIC Chelsea I have been a Primary Teacher for 15 years and have taught in a range of classroom settings. I have tutored students with special needs, including Dyslexia, ADHD, and ASD. I have completed the MILA 1 and MILA 2 courses numerous times and I am a certified Spalding Instructor, training teachers in this method. I currently work full-time in a Learning Support role in a school setting therefore my tutoring availability is limited. View Details
  • Jacqueline Palmer  VIC Malvern 6 years experience. I work predominantly with primary school children. I have a dedicated home office and also work in schools. View Details
  • Susan Byrne  NSW Chatswood 12 years of experience tutoring privately in small groups and one on one View Details
  • Karen England  ACT Griffith 16 years tutoring using Spalding Degrees in LOTE, English/Linquistics, Grad. Dip. Ed. Irlen Regional Director Director of Time Out Centre (NFP) Qualified QEEG & Neurofeedback Trainer Specialisation in SLD, ADHD & Trauma View Details
  • Emmanuel Kiriakos  NSW Matraville I have a passion for tutoring children with dyslexia and autism, and have seen amazing results over the past couple of years using The Spalding Method. The improvement in confidence and self-esteem once a child is able to start reading and writing is so rewarding to watch. I would love to discuss how I can help your child. Yes View Details
  • Elizabeth Roberts  NSW Glenmore Park Primary school teacher Yes View Details
  • Simone Natoli  VIC Greensborough I completed the 10 day Spalding course in 2011 and have been implementing Spalding in my classrooms ever since. View Details
  • Bronwyn Collins  VIC Doncaster Teaching 30 years which includes Special Education 15 yrs and Spalding 15 yrs Yes  
  • Robyn Grace  VIC Camberwell Director of Spalding Australia Yes