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your lessons are designed with you in mindOne of the first steps we will take together is towards establishing your personal learning goals by discussing this with you prior to beginning your English lessons.


York minsterWe are happy to spend as much time as you need to make sure everything is perfect for stay and course objectives. Find out more by emailing: info@yorklanguagetuition.co.uk

Information about your tutor Deirdre

Deirdre McCarthy has a background in training, financial services and education welfare. She has a degree from the University of York St John in History with Education and Community Studies and gained a distinction in the Certificate in Counselling Skills, also from York St John.

More recently she has completed a TEFL certificate with specialist training in One to One Teaching, teaching Young Learners and Teaching Business English. She has also gained the CELTA qualification from Action English Language in Leeds. She has experience in teaching both mixed nationality/culture groups and single nationality/language groups - adults and teenagers. Ask about our Home Stay option.

Achievements & Qualifications

  • CELTA qualifed to teach English - recognition gained in 2010.
  • Many years experience of working within the business sector.
  • Experienced in training adults in a business environment
  • Internationally accredited TEFL qualified - worlwide recognition.
  • Qualified to teach English as a Foreign Language.
  • Lessons planned by your tutor to suit your individual needs
  • Classroom environment or one-to-one setting.