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55 Merchants Green Alnwick Northumberland NE66 1BZ Tel. 0044 7753444390 E-mail: jrkdrertb@hotmail.

com 3rd December 2010 Dear Sir/Madam Re: Advertisement of TEFL teaching posts in Murcia. I am writing in reply to the advertisement of English teaching jobs in your academy, posted on the esl base website. My CV is attached for your consideration. I would consider myself to be a positive and proactive person who has the ability to teach both to a complete beginner or someone who already has a basic grasp of the English language. As someone who regularly teaches sport in the local community I feel I have the relevant skill, understanding and patience in order to cope with the demands of teaching a new subject or skill to someone. After completing my TEFL course, I am now very keen to put the teaching skills I learned into practice. And I would therefore welcome the opportunity to teach for you from January 2011 onwards. I hope my application is successful and I look forward to hearing from you. Yours faithfully Jonathan Denton

Jonathan Denton
Curriculum Vitae
Email address: jrkdred@hotmail.com Address: 11 Merchants Gardens, Alnwick, Northumberland, NE66 1BZ Telephone number: 00 44 7753 432390 Nationality: British Date of Birth: 3rd November 1974 Education TEFL Scotland, Edinburgh TEFL Certificate, 20 hours August 2010 University of Northumbria BA (Hons) Politics (2:2) 2007-2010 Duchess’s High School, Alnwick ‘A’ Levels (Maths - A, Physics – B, Government and Politics – B) 2001-2003. Duchess’s High School, Alnwick 10 GCSE’s (A- Maths, English Language, English Literature, Media Studies, B- Dual Science, French, Food Technology, Business Studies, History) 1999-2001 Foreign Languages: Able to communicate in basic French and Spanish. Profile I am a hard working team player and I enjoy reaching and exceeding targets both professionally and personally. I am motivated by being successful and can work both in a team environment and have the confidence to work unsupervised and still succeed. I am enthusiastic and flexible in the work place and I am not afraid to use my initiative to complete any given challenges. Employment to date

Delivery Manager, The Black Olive Sandwich Company, Alnwick, UK (May 2010- Present) The delivery of company’s produce to businesses within the local area. This involves the organising of suitable delivery times in a methodical manner to designated locations on a daily basis. As part of this job, working both alone and as part of a small team is necessary. The job also involves driving a small goods vehicle and good, but safe time keeping is also imperative.

Waiter, Oaks Hotel, Alnwick, UK (October 2002 – May 2010) Restaurant and bar duties within a 3 star hotel. Meet and greet guests on arrival and generally ensuring that their stay is a memorable one. This job also entailed working as part of a restaurant and kitchen team to ensure the smooth running of the food and drink service.

Useful Information Interests: I would consider myself to be a very active person and enjoy playing and watching many sports including football, cricket, tennis and golf. I also have discovered a recent love for the game of poker and I regularly play on the internet and in casinos both locally and nationally. I recently gained the Gold Duke of Edinburgh award which involved voluntary work and the completion of a 50 mile walking expedition. I would deem myself to be a helpful and sociable person and I am a qualified cricket coach which enables me to help in the community by teaching the skills of the game to youngsters at my local club. IT Literacy: Word, Excel and Outlook. Driving Licence: I have a full licence and have been driving for 7 years. References: Available on request