Experienced and fully qualified teacher of French, Spanish and English (all to GCSE) , ESOL (from beginners to advanced) and IELTS
An approachable, conscientious person, with meticulous organisational skills, excellent presence and rapport. I appreciate the importance of considering
individual needs when planning lessons, and developing interesting, motivating and enjoyable activities for my students. Feedback from students regarding my teaching, quantified by Student Perception surveys, is invariably positive.
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CELTA (Certificate in English Language Teaching to Adults
-Grade A Pass) Liverpool Community College (2002-2003).
(Modern Foreign Languages: Spanish and French) King’s College, London University (1988).
Postgraduate Diploma in Foreign Languages for Business, Bristol Polytechnic (1986).
BA HONOURS DEGREE (Combined Honours French and Spanish 2.2) Bradford University (1984)
9 ‘O’ levels and 4 ‘A’ levels (Clayton Hall Grammar School for Girls 1980)
Part-time (0.7) Lecturer in ESOL, Functional English, GCSE English, and Modern Foreign Languages, at Warrington and Vale Royal College (formerly Mid Cheshire College and Warrington Collegiate)
(from September 1997 to December 2017).
Sessional English and Academic Skills Tutor (July- August 2009) at Glyndŵr University, Wrexham.
Teacher of Spanish and French (teaching students aged 13 to 18) at Stretton Community School, Biggleswade, Bedfordshire (1994-1997).
Teacher of Spanish and French at St. Paul’s Catholic High School in Sunbury-on-Thames, Surrey (1992-1993).
Teacher of Spanish and French at St. Mary’s High School in Croydon, Surrey (1988-1992).
Secretary for the Africa and Middle East Group at Christian Aid, London (1986-1987).
Teacher of EFL (English as a Foreign Language) in Miranda del Ebro Spain (1984-1985).