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« Meeta Mahendra: 05/05/2014 - 30 hours of 12+ (secondary) English tuition FEEDBACK GIVEN: 24/07/2014 Rating: 5/5 Comments: We have been quite pleased to have found David. My son(12 years) says he is very good and enjoys studying with him. David has been able to find the areas where my son needs improvement and has been wonderful with my son, Parth. »
£40/h
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Response Time 24h
Lessons offered by David
  • Individual
The lessons will be held
Taught subjects
  • English
  • 11+ School Exam Preparation
  • 13 Plus
  • International Baccalaureate
Levels
  • Primary
  • Secondary
  • GCSE
  • AS Level
  • A Level
  • BTEC
  • Adult education
  • Undergraduate
  • Masters
  • Diploma
  • Doctorate

David - Whitley - School English

Methodology

I teach Spanish, French and English language and literature to university level. With over 30 years experience, I can deliver success for willing tutees. It can also be enjoyable!

- Which subject(s) do you teach?

Spanish, French and English language and literature.

- Tell me about your qualifications.

BA in English
BA in Spanish
RSA Dip in English as a Foreign Language

- How much do you charge?

I charge £40

- Where do you teach?

I now teach only using Skype or FaceTime.

- When are you available?

I teach part-time in a school and mentor young people for the local council but have hours available during the daytimes and evenings.

- Which ages and levels do you teach?

11 to 111.

- Which qualifications do you prepare your students for?

11+
13+
GCSE
As and A level

- Describe your arrangements for online tutoring.

I teach both one-on-one and also use Skype for online tutoring.

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Experience

- What kind of experience do you have?

30 years of helping young people into private schools and young adults and adults in achieving their goals!

- Do you have an up-to-date DBS (Disclosure & Barring Service, formerly CRB) Certificate?

I hold an up-to-date enhanced security CRB which is avaliable for client's perusal.

- Where and with whom did you train?

The University of Hull
L'Universite de Bordeaux iii (France)
La Universidad de Santiago de Compostela (Spain)

Rates

Rate for online lessons : £40/h
Lessons offered by David
Individual
The lessons will be held
Taught subjects
  • English
  • 11+ School Exam Preparation
  • 13 Plus
  • International Baccalaureate
Levels
  • Primary
  • Secondary
  • GCSE
  • AS Level
  • A Level
  • BTEC
  • Adult education
  • Undergraduate
  • Masters
  • Diploma
  • Doctorate

10 reviews on David
  • 5/5

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M
Mahendra

Meeta Mahendra: 05/05/2014 - 30 hours of 12+ (secondary) English tuition FEEDBACK GIVEN: 24/07/2014
Rating: 5/5
Comments: We have been quite pleased to have found David. My son(12 years) says he is very good and enjoys studying with him. David has been able to find the areas where my son needs improvement and has been wonderful with my son, Parth.

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Yai Wrigley

Yai Wrigley: 07/05/2014 - 7.5 hours of Adult/Casual learner English (Foreign Language) tuitionFEEDBACK GIVEN: 09/06/2014
Rating: 5/5
Comments: My friend had very good sessions and good experience She spoke very little english but David managed a great job at teaching Very good approach and friendly,would recommend....

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Mr Maoxin Chen, Huawei

Maoxin Chen: 19/01/2014 - 22.5 hours of 12+ (secondary) English tuitionFEEDBACK GIVEN: 13/02/2014
Rating: 5/5
Comments: My son told me that he was happy with the writing course provided by David so far. A very good start! I feel strongly that my son would make progress significantly with the help of David!

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Lucy

Lucy Kueng: 28/05/2014 - 8 hours of GCSE or National 3-5 English tuitionFEEDBACK GIVEN: 18/07/2014
Rating: 5/5
Comments: Extremely professional tutor who takes great care and quickly builds rapport with students - despite working on Skype. Skilled at motivating students and making learning enjoyable - we are delighted ...

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Helen

Hollie Bartlett: 08/09/2009 - 20 hours of A-Level, IB or Highers English tuitionFEEDBACK GIVEN: 05/10/2009
Rating: 5/5
Comments: David is excellent. He understands syllabuses and exam boards inside out and knows exactly what is required. My daughter has learned so much already after only 3 sessions. Worth every penny - a good even great tutor.

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Steve

Steve Wilkinson: 13/01/2010 - 52 hours of 12+ (secondary) English tuitionFEEDBACK GIVEN: 04/02/2010
Rating: 5/5
Comments: David has helped with the English content of the Reading School 11+, more importantly he has helped to encourage a positive attitude to study by making it fun. David has been flexible in his approach and has my son working. I am now employing David to work with my younger son.

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Jane

Jane Mannering: 08/05/2009 - 20 hours of Adult/Casual learner Spanish tuitionFEEDBACK GIVEN: 25/06/2009
Rating: 5/5
Comments: I thought I would try to learn Spanish for fun and am now hooked. In the main this is due to David has proved to be an exceptional teacher who manages to bring out the best in me. He is calm, encouraging and a lovely person to be with.

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Anette and Arve

Anette Lee-Pettersen: 05/11/2009 - 20 hours of GCSE or National 3-5 Spanish tuitionFEEDBACK GIVEN: 07/12/2009
Rating: 5/5
Comments: We could not have found a better Spanish tutor for our son Alexander! David is amazing and Alexander is mastering his Spanish and feels very motivated too! For anyone who is looking for a good tutor you've found him!

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Arthur

Arthur Davis: 13/09/2011 - 20 hours of GCSE or National 3-5 English tuitionFEEDBACK GIVEN: 17/11/2011
Rating: 5/5
Comments: David, has been really great in teaching me English GCSE, he has very high expertise and has helped me to grow in confidence in the subject and also improved my gradesHUGELY. If you are looking for a tutor…look no further.
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Helen

Helen Foster: 17/09/2011 - 40 hours of GCSE or National 3-5 French tuitionFEEDBACK GIVEN: 01/11/2011
Rating: 5/5
Comments: David has given both my children the confidence to believe in their language skills. He has helped them so much with their oral work and they have appreciated his patience and kindness. He makes the job of learning fun and my children look forward to his weekly visit.

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