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Lessons offered by Andrew
  • Individual
The lessons will be held
Taught subjects
  • Academic English
  • Reading
  • Creative writing
  • Essay writing
  • Test Prep
  • Literacy
Levels
  • Elementary School
  • Junior High / Middle School
  • High School
  • College
  • University
  • Adult Education
  • Masters/ Graduate School
  • Early childhood education

I am an English teacher interested in giving English lessons to students of all levels in St. John's, NL, Canada.

Methodology

My name is Andrew Simpson and I'm a fun, enthusiastic and driven individual. My classes are geared towards helping interested persons to improve their grasp and understanding of the English Language. I employ the TPR method to maximize learning potential and I strongly believe that my effervescent attitude and caring and understanding nature make me unique.

Background

I have tutored over a 100 students over the past 9 years. They have all done magnificently well in the CXC and Igfest examinations obtaining strictly grades 1 and 2.

Rates

Rate for online lessons : $ 30/h
Lessons offered by Andrew
Individual
The lessons will be held
at your home
Taught subjects
  • Academic English
  • Reading
  • Creative writing
  • Essay writing
  • Test Prep
  • Literacy
Levels
  • Elementary School
  • Junior High / Middle School
  • High School
  • College
  • University
  • Adult Education
  • Masters/ Graduate School
  • Early childhood education

Andrew's Resume

ANDREW S.C. SIMPSON
126 Great Eastern Avenue,
St. John’s, Newfoundland, A1B0J7
Cell: +1 (concealed information)
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PROFESSIONAL SUMMARY

College Graduate and Dedicated Team Member. Proven abilities in working in a variety of sectors including Education, Religion, Banking, Real Estate and adept at adapting to any situation for the greater good of any organization that I am apart of. Worked with a wide-range of consumers providing appropriate and creative instructions and exceptional service with strong communication and assessment skills. Patient and goal-oriented with a drive to educate, positively influence and serve those with whom I come in contact.

SKILLS
● Basic clerical knowledge
● Instructional technologies knowledge
● Intuitive people management skills
● Proficient in creating and maintaining schedule
● Charismatic public speaker
● Training proposals
● Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite
● Fluent in English, Spanish, Hebrew and Greek


TEACHING EXPERIENCE
_________________________________________________________________________

Graduate Student Teaching Assistant, 01/2018 to Current
Memorial University of Newfoundland - St. John’s, NL, Canada.
● Corrected exam papers
● Used a variety of assessment strategies to improve instruction methods
● Conducted research for Graduate supervisor

Teaching Assistant, 08/2013 to 06/2014
Northern Caribbean University- Mandeville, Middlesex, Jamaica

● Developed course outlines for each class
● Kept daily class attendance record
● Prepared exam papers and entered grades into the school´s grade system
● Prepared correspondences as required by the professor

Biblical Manuscript Collator, 05/2013 to 08/2014
Northern Caribbean University- Mandeville, Middlesex, Jamaica
● Assisted professor in organizing 2nd to 5th century AD manuscripts
● Redacted manuscripts to ensure a more accurate New Testament Text
● Discovered a sub-text of Mark’s Gospel
● Made New Testament presentations at Bible School expositions

WORK HISTORY
_____________________________________________________________________

Merchant Sales Consultant, 09/2017 to 11/2017
Sagicor Bank Jamaica Limited - Kingston, St. Andrew Parish, Jamaica.
● Represented bank at community events to establish strong ties and promote business
● Sold Point of Sales items
● Introduced new clients to bank products and services
Native English Teacher, 03/2016 to 06/2017
Montessori British School - Bogota, Cundinamarca, Colombia.
● Taught English, Math, Sciences and other subjects to native Spanish students between the ages of 4 and 6.
● Used creative methods for ABC recognition and pronunciation.
● Provided private lessons for slow learners.
● Involved students in English language experience challenges.

Native English Teacher, 12/2015 to 02/2016
Colegio Calatrava - Bogotá, Cundinamarca, Colombia.
● Taught English to students in grades 2, 4, 5, 6, 7 and 8.
● Created programs which focused on deepening students' understanding of the English Language through reading, writing and speaking.
● Prepared lesson plans and reviewed assignments, exams and weekly quizzes.

Native English Teacher, 07/2015 to 12/2015
Gimnasio Campestre George Berkeley- Bogotá, Cundinamarca, Colombia.

● Taught English syntax, grammar and vocabulary to 120 students of grades 9, 10, 11
● Designed didactic units for each class
● Prepared and administered examinations
● Coordinated upper school Spelling Bee competitions

Clerk, 07/2009 to 08/ 2009
National Housing Trust - Kingston, St. Andrew Parish, Jamaica.
● Greeted customers promptly
● Created attractive displays to promote items
● Assisted on sales floor as needed to maintain service standards
● Monitored areas for security issues and safety hazards
● Assisted customers in selecting items based on needs


EDUCATION
____________________________________________________________________.
Master of Arts: Religious Studies, 2019
Memorial University of Newfoundland - St. John’s, NL, Canada

Bachelor of Arts: Religion, 2014
Northern Caribbean University - Mandeville, Middlesex, Jamaica
Emphasis: Pastoral Administration & Greek Exegesis

ACHIEVEMENTS
_________________________________________________________________________

● Increased students’ scores in standardized tests by 24% in literacy and 35% in Math
● Educated an average of 22 students at the Elementary and Secondary levels and received four “Best Teacher Award”
● Elevated the language proficiency levels by 65% in the elementary and secondary learners’ classes through leverage of modern, research based teaching techniques.
● Issued the first edition of English magazine featuring the written contributions of second language learners with collaboration of secondary language learners and other Native English speaking faculty.
● Identified a case of speech disorder and recommended timely speech therapy.

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