Jim

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map_pinUnited Kingdom
1:19 AM (GMT+00:00)
class
English
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27
time
115
class
English
user_group_man_woman
27
time
115

Speaks

English
Native
,
Portuguese
A2

About Me

About me
* British, 37, married with 3 kids
* From Manchester but live in London
* Graduate of Oxford University
* I'm a professional web developer, Verbling is my hobby
* I've been teaching English for more than 12 years all over the world
* I'm learning Brazilian Portuguese

My special skills include:
*Intelligent, high level discussion and conversation
*Direct method classes (such as Callan)
*Simple explanations of grammar
*Advanced pronunciation
*IELTS preparation

Teacher Stats

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reply100%
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class115
class_blackboard6.9 lesson average
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Schedule

Résumé

schoolEducation

1999 - 2002
BA Hons Theology
Oxford University - Oxford, UK
Theology

briefcaseWork Experience

2018
Developer
Twisted FIsh - RIchmond upon Thames
Web developer
2017
Junior IT developer
Suresite - Preston, UK
PHP application development
2015 - 2017
Founder/Owner
Oxford Direct English - Florianopolis, Brazil
I developed my own English school business in southern Brazil focused on training individuals and groups in companies.
2006 - 2015
Founder/Owner
A2Z School of English - Manchester, London, Dublin
I ran my own English language school for 8 years. Initially I was the only teacher, but we eventually grew to have around 40 teachers.
1999 - 2002
English teacher
Englishouse - Putney, London, UK
Teaching students from all over the world using the Callan Method, including Brazil, Colombia, Poland, Russia, Korea, Japan and Spain
2001 - 2001
English teacher
Oxbridge Summer English Camps - Shenzhen, China
8 week summer camp for children and teenagers. I taught English and led craft, sport and entertainment activities.