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English teacher. Like learning while teaching. Love feeling my students enjoy their learning.

Experiència de més de 20 anys donant classes d'anglès i català a grups reduïts d'ESO i Batxillerat i classes de repàs en el sector de les Humanitats.

Doy clases de inglés desde hace muchos años. He impartido a grupos reducidos y a particulares de repaso (ESO y Bachillerato). Me desplazo. Busco estabilidad y continuidad para todo el curso. Enseñar es mi vocación.

Por las mañanas trabajo en una empresa de telemárketing en BCN en un ambiente multicultural donde el inglés es nuestra lengua vehicular y a partir de las 16h tengo disponibilidad.

Actualmente soy  profesor de inglés en la Academia English Studio, en Cornellà de Llobregat en turno  de  tardes. Todos los niveles y edades. Barajo la posibilidad de dedicarme a la docencia también en horario de mañana, siempre y cuando la oferta para este horario fuera de mi interés. En el turno de tarde soy  autónomo. Busco estabilidad y continuidad en Academia o similar para todo el curso y en verano. Disponible también para empresas y online. También profesor de catalán y español.

My name is Xavier.
I was born in Barcelona... a long time ago. I grow up in this town, but now I live a bit far from here. I studied at the University of Barcelona and in Huddersfield (near Shefield, Halifax, Leeds, Manchester, Liverpool,...not very far from York: quite nice places and better people), and I've been teaching Catalan, Spanish, Phillsofy, History and English for a long time...since I was  16. What happened? Very short, I promise: I was walking down the street two years ago, from just opposite this private school, and I thought  myself: well, you might enter this place and see. I like English language very much... and the UK,... but I don' t have a poster of the Queen on my bedroom's wall. It was a sort of a blind date. And there she was: her smile, her diligence, effectiveness. Eva listened to me. And after two weeks she was texting me for a class. Please, Xavier, can you cover for some classes?  And here I am. (That was in the academy English Studio, untill13th March, when the lady in charge said literally that she would pass my 59 students to another teacher because I had no Internet at home, as I had recently moved to another town and had not had time to set the internet)
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Morning shift:
Professional Objective: English teacher.


Professional experience
More than 15 years in several Contact Centers as an Agent or as a Team Leader or  Supervisor. Companies: Teletech, Telefono Permanente, MST, Teleperformance and Promofon.
As a Team Leader / Supervisor: more than three years in Teleperformance and Promofon, (ONO),  making sure the group of Agents  were appropriatly trained and equipped to resolve doubts, problems and change requests;  makintg sure the team could respond effectively to Account Managers ` requests for further information and , when necessary, take proactive action to ensure they were aware of an issue. And last but not least, every day monitoring work, keeping  an eye on the activity of premium learners, ensuring the team was taking the necessary proactive action, either by phone or email.
I had to support very often other colleagues in accordance with business needs and  to share ideas to improve business practices and the quality of the service.
More than 20 years as an English teacher. Also, Spanish, Catalan an Humanities subjects.

Qualifications: Universitat Central de Barcelona, Law Studies.
Fluent English and intermediate level of French.
Native level of Catalan and Spanish.

Extra information

Like learning while teaching. Love meeting my students from their needs, so I can give them what they want.

Location

Online via webcam

General info

Skills:
English:
English as a second language (esl), English for adults, School
Spanish:
School, Spanish for adults
Age:
Infants (0-3 years old)
Preschool children (4-6 years old)
Children (7-12 years old)
Teenagers (13-17 years old)
Adults (18-64 years old)
Seniors (65+ years old)
Student level:
Beginner
Intermediate
Advanced
Duration:
60 minutes
The class is taught in:Spanish, English, Catalan

About Me

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I was born in Barcelona ... a long time ago. I grow up in this town, but now I live a bit far from here. I studied at the University of Barcelona and in Huddersfield (near Shefield, Halifax, Leeds, Manchester, Liverpool, ... not very far from York: quite nice places and better people), and I've been teaching Catalan, Spanish, Phillsofy , History and English for a long time ... since I was 16. What happened? Very short, I promise: I was walking down the street two years ago, from just opposite this private school, and I thought myself: well, you might enter this place and see. I like English language very much ... and the UK, ... but I don't have a poster of the Queen on my bedroom's wall. It was a sort of a blind date. And there she was: her smile, her diligence, effectiveness. Eva listened to me. And after two weeks she was texting me for a class. "Please, Xavier, can you cover for some classes?" And here I am. (That was two years and a half ago, at the Academy English Studio where I have been an English teacher for more than two years, untill 13th March, when the lady in charge said literally that she would pass my 59 students to another teacher because I had no Internet at home, as I had recently moved to another town and had not had time to set the Internet, and nobody could have possibly known about that horrible and destructive confinement). More than 20 years teaching and learning with my students. Online classes. Spanish and Catalan teacher, too.

Education

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University of Barcelona.
Huddersfield, UK.
Since he was 16 years old teaching through various options: one2one, in Academies, online, to companies. The enthusiasm and enthusiasm have been and are every day my best training for teaching.

Experience / Qualifications

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From the age of 16 teaching and living teaching from illusion. University of Barcelona (Law), and English studies in Huddersfield, UK, a city in the North of England, where people are kind and generous, and where green landscapes are their best postcard.

Reviews (2)

Would highly recommend Xavier
It is my first lesson, but I'm happy with this teacher. He is a really good teacher and a nice person!
Experience of more than 20 anys donant classes d'anglès i català a grups reduïts d'ESO i Batxillerat i classes de repàs in the sector de les Humanitats. I have been teaching English for many years. I have taught small groups and individuals for review (ESO and Bachillerato). I move. I am looking for stability and continuity for the entire course. Teaching is my vocation. In the mornings I work in a telemarketing company in BCN in a multicultural environment where English is our vehicular language and from 4pm I have availability. I am currently an English teacher at the English Studio Academy, in Cornellà de Llobregat in the afternoon shift. All levels and ages. I shuffle the possibility of dedicating myself to teaching also in the morning, as long as the offer for this time is of interest to me. In the afternoon shift I am autonomous. I am looking for stability and continuity in the Academy or similar for the entire course and in the summer. My name is Xavier. I was born in Barcelona ... a long time ago. I grow up in this town, but now I live a bit far from here. I studied at the University of Barcelona and in Huddersfield (near Shefield, Halifax, Leeds, Manchester, Liverpool, ... not very far from York: quite nice places and better people), and I've been teaching Catalan, Spanish, Phillsofy , History and English for a long time ... since I was 16. What happened? Very short, I promise: I was walking down the street two years ago, from just opposite this private school, and I thought myself: well, you might enter this place and see. I like English language very much ... and the UK, ... but I don't have a poster of the Queen on my bedroom's wall. It was a sort of a blind date. And there she was: her smile, her diligence, effectiveness. Eva listened to me. And after two weeks she was texting me for a class. Please, Xavier, can you cover for some classes? And here I am. English Studio, Academy of English in Barcelona, where I used to be a teacher until Covid 19 knocked at the door of our lives, and teachers and students had to be at home. Professional Objective: English teacher.   Morning shift: Professional experience More than 15 years in several Contact Centers as an Agent or as a Team Leader or Supervisor. Companies: Teletech, Telefono Permanente, MST, Teleperformance and Promofon. As a Team Leader / Supervisor: more than three years in Teleperformance and Promofon, (ONO), making sure the group of Agents were appropriatly trained and equipped to resolve doubts, problems and change requests; Makintg sure the team could respond effectively to Account Managers `requests for further information and, when necessary, take proactive action to ensure they were aware of an issue. And last but not least, every day monitoring work, keeping an eye on the activity of premium learners, ensuring the team was taking the necessary proactive action, either by phone or email. I had to support very often other colleagues in accordance with business needs and to share ideas to improve business practices and the quality of the service. More than 20 years as an English teacher. Also, Spanish, Catalan an Humanities subjects. Qualifications: Central University of Barcelona, Law Studies. Fluent English and intermediate level of French. Native level of Catalan and Spanish
For those and those who desitgin trobar a minority language to l'abast, divertint-se i gaudint de la seva literature, la seva llengua, la seva història, ja followed linguists, historians, filòlegs or simply encuriosits, em teniu aqí per ajudar -you. Viurem a viatge al.lucinant!
Spanish teacher for foreigners from all over the world. I am also an English teacher, but this is in another ad ... (warning to English speakers: it is always better to have a common language as a vehicle for communication to face the challenge of a third language). Spanish, easy and fanny for you, for us! Learn from fun and enthusiasm
BACHELOR REVIEW classes (Social, Humanities), English, Catalan, Philosophy, Literature, History ... AND THAT. More than 20 years giving individual and small group classes in English, Spanish and Catalan. Academies and online. My name is Xavier. I was born in Barcelona ... a long time ago. I grow up in this town, but now I live a bit far from here. I studied at the University of Barcelona and in Huddersfield (near Shefield, Halifax, Leeds, Manchester, Liverpool, ... not very far from York: quite nice places and better people), and I've been teaching Catalan, Spanish, Philosofy , History and English for a long time ... since I was 16. What happened? Very short, I promise: I was walking down the street two years ago, from just opposite this private school, and I thought myself: well, you might enter this place and see. I like English language very much ... and the UK, ... but I don't have a poster of the Queen on my bedroom's wall. It was a sort of a blind date. And there she was: her smile, her diligence, effectiveness. Eva listened to me. And after two weeks she was texting me for a class. "Please, Xavier, can you cover for some classes?" And here I am. (That was two years and a half ago, at the Academy English Studio where I have been an English teacher for more than two years, untill 13th March, when the lady in charge said literally that she would pass my 59 students to another teacher because I had no Internet at home, as I had recently moved to another town and had not had time to set the Internet, and nobody could have possibly known about that horrible and destructive confinement). More than 20 years teaching and learning with my students. Online classes. Spanish and Catalan teacher, too.

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