Gavin Coverley
Academic English Lecturer, Solent Pathway Centre, Solent University (Southampton)


  • BA (Hons) in Politics and Media Studies
  • Certificate in English Language Teaching to Adults (CELTA)
  • Certificate in English Language Teaching to Young Learners (CELT-YL)
  • Diploma in English Language Teaching to Adults (DELTA)

Subject(s) taught:

  • General English
  • Academic English
  • Business English
  • Maritime English
  • IELTS Preparation


Gavin is a skilled teacher of English as a foreign language with nearly 10 years’ experience teaching in a variety of contexts around the world. He has taught English around the world, including in China, Indonesia, Thailand, Spain, and the UK, and at a variety of institutions including organisations such as the British Council and International House, and higher education establishments such as Beijing Jiaotong University, Cardiff University, and Lancaster University.

In addition to teaching, Gavin is an experienced course designer and is currently busy planning and designing parts of next year’s International Foundation Programme.

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