University of Sunderland
Information about David
Experienced teacher of 8 years and currently a Head of ICT and Computing at a school in the north east of England. I have experience in a wide range of ICT and Computing courses and specialise in OCR GCSE Computer Science whom I am an examiner for.
Availability: Evenings and weekends
Willing to travel: 20 miles
Experience: I am currently Head of ICT and Computing at a school in the north east. I have taught Computer Science for 6 years at GCSE and 4 years at A Level. I have been teaching for 8 years and have been a head of department for 3. I have also taught a range of ICT courses from BTEC ICT, Creative iMedia and Cambridge Technical in ICT - Level 3.
I am an examiner for OCR, marking paper 1 of the GCSE Computer Science paper, which I have done for three academic years. I am a regular mentor for trainee teachers and also have developed a subject knowledge enhancement course to help trainee teachers upskill to the necessary required knowledge to be able to deliver GCSE Computer Science in a secondary school setting.
I am an approachable and understanding person, who will adapt his teaching to focus on the needs and ability of the students who I am responsible for and have an excellent history of gaining high level grades. I have experience of tutoring many students online who have different abilities and end goals. I plan and deliver sessions based on students needs and will adapt delivery and content of sessions based on feedback and the learning styles of my students.
Feedback For David (6)
Very satisfied with the progress my son has made in GCSE CS after David`s tutoring. David is well organized and always prepares materials for my son in advance of the class, and he makes the sessions interesting. Also very easy to communicate with. Recommended!
David is a fantastic tutor, hes currently helping my son whos in Y9 with Python coding. Always great communication, polite, friendly and patient. Were both delighted with David. Highly recommend
David is helping my child who is in year 11 preparing for GCSEs. He is a brilliant computing teacher who is very professional, competent, well prepared, kind and enthusiatic to teach. He is flexible and takes the trouble to understand students requirement well in advance to organize for the class. We are extremely happy with his services and would like to recommend him to anyone without any hesitantation. Dr. Lakmini M
Mr David has been with us for a short period and has demonstrated resilience with my son( year 9). His ability to communicate effectively and teach appropriately was great. We are happy with the teaching and his engagement with my son was tactful. We have noticed some progress in his learning computing and coding python. We would highly recommend him. Very professional in manner and approach.
Fantastic tutor. Extremely reliable and very helpful. My daughter found him extremely good at explaining tricky topics. Always well prepared. Would highly recommend David.
Great Tutor, extremely helpful and great preparation for GCSE