About Us

Benvenuto! Welcome to Italian Project

Italian Project is an innovative language tutoring service for Melbourne.
Our aim is teaching Italian language in an engaging way and making it accessible to everyone.
Our team of experienced native Italian tutors provides one-on-one lessons or small group lessons at a convenient location for the student.

Let us bring the Italian language to you!

We customise our lessons based on your interests, needs and location to make it easy for you to learn.
The luxury of having your own tutor will make you learn fast, effectively and will provide a true Italian experience.
Start speaking and practicing from lesson 1 with our signature method!

Our Keys to Success


We are passionate, creative, caring and encouraging


Honesty, reliability, punctuality and professionalism


We make learning Italian interesting and fun


We support and look after our students and tutors

Meet the Team

Meet our fantastic tutors

GiuliaFounder and Director
Giulia was born in Pescara (Centre of Italy), she is an enthusiastic, creative and cheerful teacher with more than 8 years’ experience in teaching Italian as a second language. She currently works full-time as a private teacher and tutor of Italian language. She also has 3 years’ experience as Italian teacher for preschoolers. Giulia holds a Master degree in Psychology of Communication (Padua University, 110/110 and honours) and a Certificate III in Children’s services (JTI, Melbourne). Giulia is a language passionate and has an acting affair with theatre started at the age of 12. She also loves yoga, movies, nature, her family and Italy!
Cristina was born in Reggio Calabria (South of Italy), she is a friendly and easygoing girl and she loves kids. She studied foreign languages and she speaks Italian, English, French and some German. During her long job career she has also been a pre-school assistant for kids from 3 to 5 years old. Cristina is very accurate, she has a strong attention to details and people’s needs and she is very determined in achieving objectives. She is a caring mum and she loves reading books and listening to music. Her maxim is: “semper ad maiora” (pursuit of excellence).
Maria was born in Rome (Centre of Italy), she is open, empathic and with a natural attitude to understand and help others. After completing her studies in Humanity (ancient Greek and Latin), Maria achieved a Master Degree in Law. She has a strong passion for interpersonal relationships, paired with a desire to facilitate communication among people of different cultures and nationalities. This led her to teach Italian to both native and non-native Italian speakers and, after coming to Australia, to become certified as an ESL (English as a Second Language) teacher. In her free time Maria loves reading, travelling, dancing and listening to music.
Marika was born in Calabria (South of Italy), she is a qualified teacher of Italian and foreign languages (English and German) with over twelve years of extensive experience at the Italian Public School. She also worked as a private tutor of Italian language in the Netherlands and in Australia. She holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Foreign Languages and Modern Literature (University of Messina), a Master’s Degree in Didactics of English Language (Tor Vergata University, Rome) and The DITALS certification for teaching Italian to foreigners. Marika is very passionate about education and coaching, always engaged in continuous learning to broaden her knowledge and experience, she is committed to support the growth of every student according to age, aptitude and interests. She likes spending her spare time reading, cooking, travelling and enjoying time with her family.
Sara was born in Rome (Centre of Italy), she loves to describe herself and her life approach as revolving around children, teaching and psychology. She holds a Postgraduate Degree in Clinical Psychology (La Sapienza University of Rome) and has 8 years’ experience in child care and pre-school teaching. Besides private tutoring lessons for high school students, Sara taught English, drama and gymnastic to children aged between 2 and 6 years in Italy and she is keen to pursue her teaching career in Australia, while she’s attending her training course in Early Childhood Education and Care (Certificate III). She is a patient, dynamic and creative girl with a great passion for helping others to achieve their goals and a strong attitude: living life to the fullest!
Daniela was born in Cagliari (Sardinia region), she has a background in Greek and Latin studies, with a Bachelor Degree in Cultural Heritage and a Master Degree in Archival and Library Heritage (University of Venice). She started her teaching career in 2014 at the University of Ljubljana (Slovenia) where she worked as an Italian tutor, then she worked at the National Library of Florence where she supported international researchers using Italian language for academic purposes. In Australia, she has worked in Sydney and Melbourne as a tutor for private schools. Outgoing and sociable, she likes spending time with her friends, and her passions are books, cinema, art, rock music, cooking, pilates and swimming.
Alessia was born in Udine (North of Italy). She holds a Bachelor degree in Primary Education Sciences (University of Udine). In Italy she worked as an assistant in a Montessory kindergarten. Since in Melbourne she has been working as an Italian early childhood teacher for Minitalia Lab. Alessia is a very passionate and enthusiastic teacher, she loves yoga, meditation, travelling and discovering new cultures.
Giulia B.
Giulia B.Tutor
Giulia was born in Emilia Romagna (North of Italy), she has a positive, creative and bubbly personality. She has an extensive experience as an after-school private Italian teacher for foreign children from 5 to 12 years old. She also holds a Diploma in Acting and Drama from the Theatre Academy of Rome. Giulia is the typical sunny Italian girl, so with her you will learn the Italian language, culture, way of life and you will likely learn how to express yourself with gestures. She is a very passionate and interactive person, who believes in the power of positive empathic connections to enrich the teaching and learning experience.
Giovanna was born in Taranto (South-East of Italy), she is a sociable and friendly girl that loves children. Giovanna holds a Master degree in Child Psychology (Chieti-Pescara University, Italy) and a PhD in Psychoanalytic Psychoterapy (A.R.I.R.I Bari, Italy). In Italy she worked as a psychologist for people with learning disorders. She also has 2 years’ experience as early childhood teacher. Giovanna is a very passionate teacher, caring about every individual needs. She loves jogging in the park and reading books.

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We’re always looking for exceptional native Italian tutors, send your CV now.


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