• Highly Skilled - successful English teaching in several challenging environments. Familiar with taking over groups in mid-term. Implemented latest teaching techniques including 'flipped classroom' and 'assessment for learning'.
• Reliable - a reputation for 'getting the job done'. All work planned thoroughly. Always on time and very rarely absent.
• Team worker - contributes to department planning; has completed many joint projects; prioritises the work of the programme area over personal interests; has designed and taken part in peer observations and use of resulting data; coaching and mentoring
Gary is a qualified and experienced teacher, who has worked within a variety of teaching environments. He has recent experience teaching AS/A level English, GCSE, Functional skills, access teaching, ESOL, KS3 communications and key and basic skills. He has also held additional responsibilities for pastoral work, study skills and has held responsibility such as course leader for English and programme manager. He has specialist training in core curricular for ESOL and functional skills, has received specialist training in dyslexia and has a proven track record, of raising achievement at GSCE level and at A level.
Gary is extremely personable and is eager to obtain another long term or short term placement.
If you would like any more information regarding Gary or any other Further Education specialists, please do not hesitate to contact Liz Ward on 0113 2003710.