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Josh
« Chris is a joy to work with. Every meeting with him has been... More »
J
Josh
« Chris is a joy to work with. Every meeting with him has been brilliant and he has a knack for problem solving that keeps us moving forward. »
$18/h
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Lessons offered by Christopher
  • Individual
Lessons can be held..
  • at their place
  • at your place
  • by webcam
Subjects taught
  • Maths
  • Arithmetic
  • Environmental Sciences
Levels
  • Year 11-12
  • TAFE
  • Undergraduate
  • Diploma/Certificate
  • Postgraduate
  • PhD

Mature male offering lessons in maths ,natural sciences, functional skills and IELTS

Methodology

I base my lessons on the needs of each learner. I believe that a good tutor should adjust their teaching style and methods to suit the individual and inspire that person to achieve their best. I have a great deal of patience and my lessons are paced to the needs of the individual thereby ensuring that they fully understand the topic before moving on.

Background

Tutor with vast work and life experiences. 7 years teaching experience including GCSE maths, literacy and numeracy to a wide range of learners and IELTS preparation to international students. have also taught bicycle maintenance to adults from disadvantaged groups such as ex-offenders, the unemployed and the homeless.

Rates

Travel Fee : $5
Rate for online lessons : $18/h
Rate for 5 hours of lessons : $81
Rate for 10 hours of lessons : $163

Details

Discounted rates available in certain circumstances. Please discuss with tutor.

Lessons offered by Christopher
Individual
Lessons can be held..
at their place
at your place
webcam
Subjects taught
  • Maths
  • Arithmetic
  • Environmental Sciences
Levels
  • Year 11-12
  • TAFE
  • Undergraduate
  • Diploma/Certificate
  • Postgraduate
  • PhD

Christopher's CV

Personal Statement

I have seven years’ experience of delivering learning including, Basic Skills & GCSE Mathematics to adult learners with mixed abilities. I have also delivered bicycle maintenance courses to disadvantaged groups such as the unemployed, ex-offenders and the homeless. More recently I became involved with helping Brazilian students prepare for their IELTS exam via e-mail and SKYPE.

A conscientious, professional, dedicated and efficient individual with extensive work and life experiences. A varied work history including mechanics, HGV driving, factory environments and teaching. Excellent communication and customer service skills. Confident and committed team player with own initiative, great problem solver with good attention to detail. Flexible approach to work with the ability to adapt as required. Passionate about helping others to achieve their potential.

Key Skills and Qualifications

• Teaching English as a Foreign Language (TEFL/TESOL)
• Teaching English Online
• How to teach IELTS (Cambridge English Teacher)
• Excellent communication skills
• Grammar for Teachers: Language Awareness (Cambridge English Teacher)
• Statutory and Mandatory: Safeguarding adults
• Awards for ‘Inspiring Others’ and ‘Learning Against the Odds’
• Level 2 certificate for Adult Learner Support
• Level 3 certificate in Delivering Learning (PTTLS)
• MS word, excel. Email and internet (ECDL level 1)
Education

September 2011 AGT Training Academy
Cytech Technical 2

2006 – 2007 Open University
Certificates of Higher Education in Mathematics and Natural Sciences

October 2007 Bridgwater College
C&G 9295 Adult Learner Support Worker

September 2007 Somerset County Council
C&G 7302 Delivering Learning (An Introduction) (PTTLS)

2004 – 2005 Adult Learning and Leisure
GCSE Math’s (B), English (A), New Clait

1969 – 1972 Courtfields School, Wellington
GCE English, CSE Math’s, Biology, Citizenship

Employment History

Transline Resource Group HGV Driver (June 2012 – March 2016)
Bridgwater

On-Your-Bike Cycle Mechanic (January 2010 – June 2012)
Wellington

S J Williams Transport HGV Driver (September 2000 – January 2010)
Bridgwater

Case & Son’s Production Operative (August 1994 – September 2000)
Wiveliscombe

Relyon Ltd Production Operative (June 1979 – August 1994)
Wellington

Royal Navy Marine Engineering Mechanic (July 1972 – May 1979)
Interests
Repairing old bicycles, fishing, learning new skills/subjects, helping others achieve their potential.

References available on request

Reviews on Christopher
  • 5/5

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1 recommendation

J
Josh

Chris is a joy to work with. Every meeting with him has been brilliant and he has a knack for problem solving that keeps us moving forward.

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