What We Do.

Chris Devereux: Biography

Manchester University: 2002 – 2006 MEd Educational Technology & ELT (`Distinction`)

Liverpool University: 1999 CELTA ESP/Business English

Edge Hill University College, Ormskirk: 1984-1985 DASE Reading & Language Studies/Applied Linguistics

St Martin`s University College, Lancaster: 1977-1978 PGCE/QTS/Social Studies/Middle Years` Education

Teesside University, Middlesbrough: 1974-1977 BSc (Hons.) Social Studies/Applied Social Sciences (2:2)

 

Details of the Most Recent Professional Development Training/Completion of Study for Master`s Degree in Educational Technology and ELT
MEd modules covered:
*ELT Management – Grade  `A`
*Assessment of ESP. (spoken language) – Grade `A`
*CALL – design of Medical English Courseware using Dreamweaver/Toolbook /Moodle – Grade `B`
*Use of Video in ELT/E-mail as Authentic Interaction – Grade `B`
*Qualitative Research Projects in Professional Development and Recruitment/Retention – Grades `A` and `B`
*Dissertation: Peer Professional Development in HE ELT: A Survey of Current Provision – Grade `A`

 

Present & Previous Employers
2019-2010 `Devereux Education`
Translation of KPMG, France Annual Accounts Audit on behalf of Whitehead & Howarth Chartered Accountants, Lytham St Annes, UK

Online Tutor of Professional English for the Human Resources Profession, Keio University, Fujisawa City University, Japan
Online Tutor of Professional English for the Drama Profession, Keio University, Fujisawa City University, Japan

Online Tutor of Legal English to Research Team, Department of Policy Management, Keio University, Fujisawa City University, Japan

Face-to Face Personal Tutor of Professional Russian for the Aviation Industry, PPG Industries, (UK) Ltd,
Shildon, Co Durham, UK

Online Tutor of Legal English, (currently working on the newly created Japanese Personal Data Protection Law and on `Robot Law`), Department of Policy Management, Keio University, Fujisawa City University, Japan

Online Tutor of Legal English, Faculty of Library, Information and Media Science, University of Tsukuba, Japan

Online Tutor of Legal English, JSR Corporation, Tokyo, Japan

Online Tutor of ICT English, REF GmbH, Berlin, Germany

2010-1998
Devereux Education: Details of Education and Language Consultancies

Education Consultant, Transglobal Ltd/ Transworld Languages for Business Ltd, Altrincham, Cheshire, UK
Course Director, Anglo European Studies Tours Ltd, Celbridge Mews, London, UK

Personal Tutor of Business English/ Cultural Briefings, Lancashire College, Chorley, UK
Medical English Tutor, Liverpool University Language Learning Centre
IFY & EAP Lecturer, Salford University

Associate Lecturer, PGCE/QTS English Courses, Hope University, Liverpool
Designer: Online Learning Materials for Dentists, UK Department of Health on behalf of Paragona.com, Sweden
Tutor of Medical English and IELTS Examination Preparation Courses, South Yorkshire Strategic Health Authority, UK


1998-1978
St. Mark`s CE Primary School, Lancashire…Headteacher

St. Phillip`s CE Primary School, Southport…Deputy Headteacher and ICT and DT Co-Ordinator

All Saints` CE Primary School, Southport…Language Co-Ordinator

All Saints` CE Primary School, Southport…PE/SEN Specialist

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