- Hourly rate £40
- Response Time 24h
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David - Whitley - School English
- By webcam
David is one of our best tutors. They have a high-quality profile, verified qualifications, a quick response time, and great reviews from students!
About the lesson
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?
As and A level
- Describe your arrangements for online tutoring.
I teach both one-on-one and also use Skype for online tutoring.
- 11+ School Exam Preparation
- 13 Plus
- 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)
Meeta Mahendra: 05/05/2014 - 30 hours of 12+ (secondary) English tuition FEEDBACK GIVEN: 24/07/2014
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.
Yai Wrigley: 07/05/2014 - 7.5 hours of Adult/Casual learner English (Foreign Language) tuitionFEEDBACK GIVEN: 09/06/2014
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....
Maoxin Chen: 19/01/2014 - 22.5 hours of 12+ (secondary) English tuitionFEEDBACK GIVEN: 13/02/2014
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!
Lucy Kueng: 28/05/2014 - 8 hours of GCSE or National 3-5 English tuitionFEEDBACK GIVEN: 18/07/2014
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 ...
Hollie Bartlett: 08/09/2009 - 20 hours of A-Level, IB or Highers English tuitionFEEDBACK GIVEN: 05/10/2009
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.
Steve Wilkinson: 13/01/2010 - 52 hours of 12+ (secondary) English tuitionFEEDBACK GIVEN: 04/02/2010
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.
Jane Mannering: 08/05/2009 - 20 hours of Adult/Casual learner Spanish tuitionFEEDBACK GIVEN: 25/06/2009
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.
Anette Lee-Pettersen: 05/11/2009 - 20 hours of GCSE or National 3-5 Spanish tuitionFEEDBACK GIVEN: 07/12/2009
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!
Arthur Davis: 13/09/2011 - 20 hours of GCSE or National 3-5 English tuitionFEEDBACK GIVEN: 17/11/2011
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 tutorâ€¦look no further.
Helen Foster: 17/09/2011 - 40 hours of GCSE or National 3-5 French tuitionFEEDBACK GIVEN: 01/11/2011
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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