David is a friendly and enthusiastic tutor, with a strong academic record and a broad range of teaching experience. He has recently begun work on a PhD in modern literature at Manchester University. Prior to this he completed a BA and an MA in English at University College London, graduating with first class honours and a distinction. David has worked as a teaching assistant and as an academic mentor at several secondary schools and sixth-form colleges across London. He is especially experienced at preparing GCSE and A Level students for examinations in English language & Literature. David adapts his teaching style to suit each student, but generally works to build self-confidence while also emphasising the importance of exam technique.