University of North Wales, UK (French Italian)
University of Denver (Master's)
I am originally from the UK and have been working for a few years now in the English-as-a-Second-Language (ESL) field. I have both taught English and worked as a director of a language program with my main focus and expertise being with foreign professionals who need to improve their English for career purposes. I also have expertise in French and Italian and have lived in both France and Italy (twice). I have taught both languages at a variety of levels including undergraduate students.
I am professional, highly reliable and very experienced. Teaching gives me great personal satisfaction, especially when I see my students enjoying their personal development through the improvements they make. I am very much looking forward to working with you to help you fulfill your needs and goals. I am originally from the UK and have been working for a few years now in the English-as-a-Second-Language (ESL) field. I have both taught English and worked as a director of a language program with my main focus and expertise being with foreign professionals who need to improve their English for career purposes. I also have expertise in French and
I will consider lower rates per person per hour for groups and discounts for multiple hours of lessons.
My first tutoring session with Nick definitely exceeded my expectations. He works at a comfortable pace and explains the language in a way that makes perfect sense. I can't wait for my next lesson!
Nick is refreshing my almost forgotten Italian. Very relaxed session. Nick never made me feel awkward or embarrassed for not knowing a translation. Easily slid grammar explanations into the lesson without it being dull. Looking forward to my next lesson.
Nick did a great job of figuring out the best "jumping off" point to begin my language lesson. I was quite nervous, self-conscious, etc., and he put me at ease right away.
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I have been working in the ESL field for over three years now. I have specific expertise in helping professionals improve their English language abilities. I have worked both inside and outside the classroom as a director of a program with such professionals to try and meet their goals. I am TEFL trained and have also attended CELTA workshops.
I have a BA in French and Italian from a British university. I lived in France as a student and have visited several times. I have taught French at a variety of levels and places including schools and university students.
BA degree in Italian and French from the University College of North Wales, UK. Lived in Italy twice, once as a student and then later working there for a year. Frequent visitor to Italy, family have a house in central Italy. Have taught Italian at various levels, including undergraduates at DU.