Versatile Language Teacher with a passion for foreign cultures. Committed to taking a hands-on approach to helping students learn new languages through a comprehensive immersion in the culture. Specialise in motivating and guiding students by setting clear, attainable learning objectives.
Â• Sound understanding of language acquisition techniques Â• Impressive ability to remain patient whilst encouraging progress Â• Fluent in Spanish, English, French and German Â• Adept at accurately monitoring student progress Â• Exceptional organisational skills Â• Strong communications abilities
May 2009 to July 2013 Manchester School District Â— Manchester, UK Language Teacher Â• Prepared lesson plans and made adjustments accordingly based on student progress. Â• Enforced classroom rules and dealt with any disciplinary issues in a proper manner. Â• Provided students with an immersion in the culture to enhance comprehension. Â• Coordinated with other language teachers to share learning strategies. Â• Prepared assignments and tracked the progress of each student.
August 2013 to Present Riverside Academy Â— Manchester, UK Language Teacher Â• Ensured that lesson plans met school district curriculum guidelines for languages. Â• Monitored student progress and provided periodic assessments and constructive feedback. Â• Took students on approved local field trips to museums and other cultural destinations. Â• Recorded grades and assigned a fair grade based on grades on assignments and tests. Â• Developed innovative classroom activities and games to facilitate comprehension. Â• Encouraged parents to develop language skills at home.
2009 University of Cambridge, Cambridge, England, UK Bachelor of Science, Foreign Language