German and Danish Language Tutor Gunhild from New York City

Name Gunhild J.
City New York City, NY, USA
Teaching German, Danish
Native Language Danish
Lessons Take Place Locally, Online
Hourly Rate $35

German native speaker with a Master's Degree in English and German and more than 10 years of teaching experience. 8 years of experience teaching Language and Arts classes (all levels) at colleges in Denmark, 4 years of experience as a foreign language teacher in Europe and the U.S., experience with all age groups and settings (online, face to face, groups and one on one).

Education / Certificates
In addition to my Master's Degree, I hold an advanced degree in Danish as a Second Language and a Teacher Certificate in adult education.
Professional Experience
December 2011 – present, Language and Humanities Teacher, online and face-to-face, at Cactus Language Training, New York City, USA. Teaches classes in German, English and Danish for foreign learners. The courses cover the following areas: German (grammar, writing and linguistics, all levels), German as a Foreign Language (all levels), Business German (all levels), ESL (all levels), Danish (grammar and linguistics, all levels), and Danish as a Foreign Language. December 2011 – present, Language and Humanities Teacher. Teaches English classes online at University of Southern Denmark, Odense, Denmark. The courses cover the following areas: English (grammar, creative writing and linguistics, all levels), ESL (all levels), English Literature (American, British and Post-colonial, all levels) and preparation courses for the following Cambridge exams: Certificate of Proficiency of English (CPE), Certificate in Advanced English (CAE), and First Certificate in English (FCE). October 2009 – December 2011, Language and Humanities Teacher at Slagelse College, Slagelse, Denmark. Taught the following courses: English (grammar, writing and linguistics, all levels), ESL (all levels), English Literature (American, British and Post-colonial, all levels), English History and Social studies (American, British and Post-colonial, all levels), German (grammar, writing and linguistics, all levels), German Literature (all levels), German History and Social Studies (all levels), courses in Foreign Language General Proficiency (basic Latin grammar and linguistics, beginner level). August 2007 – October 2009, Language and Humanities Teacher at EUC Business College, Holbæk, Denmark. Taught the following courses: English (grammar, writing and linguistics, all levels), ESL (all levels), Business English (all levels), English Literature (American, British and Post-colonial, all levels), English History and Social Studies (American, British and Post-colonial, all levels), German (grammar, writing and linguistics, all levels), Business German (all levels), German Literature (all levels), German History and Social Studies (all levels). August 2005 – August 2007: Language and Humanities Teacher at Kalundborg College, Kalundborg, Denmark. Taught the following courses: English (grammar, writing and linguistics, all levels), ESL (all levels), English Literature (American, British and Post-colonial, all levels), English History and Social studies (American, British and Post-colonial, all levels), courses in Foreign Language General Proficiency (basic Latin grammar and linguistics, beginner level). August 2004 – August 2005: Teacher of Danish and German for Foreign Learners at Roskilde Continuation School, Roskilde, Denmark. Taught the following courses, online and in classroom: Basic Danish Grammar and Writing, Basic Danish Culture and Social Studies, Basic German Grammar and Writing. August 2005 – August 2008: Teacher of Danish for Foreign Learners and English Language Proficiency at LOF and AOF Community Colleges, Copenhagen, Denmark (evening classes). Taught the following courses, online and in classroom: Basic Danish Grammar and Writing, preparation courses for the Cambridge First Certificate Exam, the Cambridge Proficiency Exam and the IELTS Test. August 2003 – August 2005: Senior Language Tutor at the English Department, Copenhagen University, Copenhagen, Denmark. Tutored fellow students in English grammar, English pronunciation and Danish/English translation. Worked as a proof-reader/reviewer of term papers and BA-projects.
Teaching Approach
I use communicative/full immersion teaching methods with exercises tailored to meet individual student needs.
Availability
I am flexible and can adapt my schedule, but prefer lessons Monday-Friday (not weekends).
Teaching Place(s)
At the student's home, a public place/library (preferably in Manhattan) or on Skype.
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