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Jim

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Spain
11:32 AM (GMT+02:00)
English
5
12
English
5
12

Speaks

English
Native
,
Spanish
A2

About Me

Hi Jim here, I am a TEFL certified native speaker with over 6 years experience.My main goals are to help you speak practical English, improve your confidence and make the lessons enjoyable for you.Book Your Trial Lesson Today

Come Say Hello. I can help with Conversational English, General English, Business English and Grammar.

I love teaching and am a strong believer that making the lessons fun and relevant to the student is one of the best ways for the student to learn.
During my time teaching, I have worked online and also on intensive courses here in Spain teaching both children and adults

I have been living in Spain for over ten years now, Over the years, I have traveled to and lived in a number of countries. I have worked in sales and marketing in a number of industries including the travel industry.
Away from teaching, I love spending time with my family and my animals. I enjoy watching sport, reading, and writing.

Experience and Specialization
I have experience working both online and in the classroom.
TEFL Certification
Teaching Business English
Grammar Awareness,
Teaching One-One,
Teaching English to Young Learners,
Teaching Large Classes,

Teaching Style
I like to get the student talking as much as possible. I concentrate mainly on conversational practice but also use other materials when needed.
I like to make sure classes are relaxed and friendly;

Schedule

Teaching Expertise

Upper Beginner
Intermediate
Upper Intermediate
Advanced
Upper Advanced
British English
Children (4-11)
Teenagers (12-18)
Adults (18+)
Homework
Learning Materials
Quizzes/Tests
Reading Exercises
Writing Exercises
Accent Reduction
Business English
Colloquial English
Grammar Development
Interview Preparation
Listening Comprehension
Phonetics
Reading Comprehension
Speaking Practice
Vocabulary Development
Writing Correction
CAE
FCE
IELTS
KET
PET

Résumé

Education

1992 - 1994
Diploma in Tourism
East Surrey College - Redhill Uk
Travel And Tourism
1992 - 1994
NVQ In Travel Services
East Surrey College - Redhill Uk
Travel And Tourism

Work Experience

2011
Online English Teacher
Various Online Schools - Spain
Working on different platforms offering English lessons online
2015 - 2015
English Teacher
Red Leaf S.L - Spain
Working at a residential language camp for Spanish school children
2014 - 2014
English Teacher
Berliz Spain - Spain
Working for Berliz Spain on the UIMP program teaching Spanish University Students .
2011 - 2011
English Teacher
Red Leaf S.L. - Spain
Working at a residential language camp for Spanish school children

Certifications

2011 - 2011
TEFL Certificate
i-to-i - UK
140 Hour Combined TEFL Course