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Jonathan H.

Mission Viejo, CA

$45/hour

ESL Tutor - 5 Years Experience

In-person lessons

$45/Hour


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Glasgow Caledonian University
BA Social Sciences

Education

Glasgow Caledonian University (BA Social Sciences)

About Jonathan

I have recently moved to the Mission Viejo area of Orange County from Scotland. I have 5 years of ESL teaching experience from my time in South Korea where I worked in 3 different academies in 2 different cities. I have had the pleasure of teaching students of all age groups and abilities, from kindergarten students who were just beginning to learn their A,B,C's to University students looking to perfect their conversational abilities as they prepared for years of study in America, Canada and the UK.

I have always enjoyed teaching and tutoring as each new student always provides a new challenge. I like to take the time to get to know the students I am teaching and try to cater to their style of learning as best I can. This can be difficult in a classroom setting where there are so many different personalities. However, one to one tutoring always allows the teacher and student to get to know one another better and allows each student to improve their abilities at a far faster rate than they are able to in a classroom.

My ESL experience from my 5 years as a teacher in Korea makes me an ideal tutor for any student who is struggling with English. I also have a 20 hour TEFL certificate which I completed before leaving for Korea.

I really hope to hear from as many prospective students as possible in the near future. I am a patient, encouraging and helpful teacher with plenty of experience in this field. I will work as hard as I can to ensure that all of my students improve and become more confident when communicating, writing and reading in English.
I have recently moved to the Mission Viejo area of Orange County from Scotland. I have 5 years of ESL teaching experience from my time in South Korea where I worked in 3 different academies in 2 different cities. I have had the pleasure of teaching students of all age groups and abilities, from kindergarten students who were just beginning to Read more

Policies
Cancellation
2 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 20 miles of Mission Viejo, CA 92691
In-person lessons
English:
English, ESL/ESOL, Grammar, Reading, Vocabulary,
Writing
Language:
ESL/ESOL, Reading, Writing
History:
Writing
Special Needs:
Reading
Elementary Education:
Grammar, Reading, Spelling, Vocabulary,
Writing
Business:
ESL/ESOL, Writing

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

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Vocabulary

I am a native English speaker with a Bachelors Degree in Social Sciences from Glasgow Caledonian University in Scotland. I have 6 years of ESL teaching experience in South Korea and have also taught ESL in Irvine for 1 year. I have worked at 4 different English academies during the past 6 years and taught English grammar, spelling, writing, reading and vocabulary to students throughout this time. I am fully open to customising tutoring to include all ages and ability levels and can provide materials for students with no additional costs.

Glasgow Caledonian University
BA Social Sciences

Education

Glasgow Caledonian University (BA Social Sciences)

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $45.00

Cancellation: 2 hours notice required

Travel policy

Jonathan will travel within 20 miles of Mission Viejo, CA 92691.