East Renfrewshire Tutors and East Renfrewshire Tuition


UK Tutors allows you to find East Renfrewshire teachers in your local area and across the UK. Our East Renfrewshire home tutors offer popular subjects like English, Maths and French as well as other niche subjects such as Polish. Our private East Renfrewshire home tutors also cater for Entrance exams, SATs, GCSEs and A-Levels home tuition all around East Renfrewshire.



Our simple search will show private tutors in your local area according to their proximity from you. Our subjects include, but are not limited to, English, Maths and French from primary level through to GCSE, A-Level and even undergraduate level tuition. Also before making final arrangements with a tutor you can check they cover your syllabus (such as AQA, EdExcel or OCR exam boards) before releasing their contact details and commencing tuition.

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Andrew (Mr)
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Subjects: Maths  |  English (Foreign Language)  |  English  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (evenings)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / Online
Info: I am a warm friendly, patient, understanding and highly motivated tutor. I have the ability to attend to all your learning needs. I am extremely resourceful and knowledgeable on the subjects I tutor in. I will work out the best way that you learn and ...
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Personal Description:
I am a warm friendly, patient, understanding and highly motivated tutor. I have the ability to attend to all your learning needs. I am extremely resourceful and knowledgeable on the subjects I tutor in. I will work out the best way that you learn and teach to your learning strengths. Your success is my success!

Teaching Experience:

I have been a Primary School Teacher and a teacher of English as a Foreign Language for over twenty years. I have experience of teaching all levels of English from pre-school to Business Studies and University essay writing. I have also been a Primary School Teacher for fourteen years.

I have regularly coached students for the SATS tests, 11+, IELTS and some subject specific exams.

Tutoring Approach:

My approach to tutoring is to get to know you the person a little first. I like to establish what specifically you want from the tutoring sessions. When I have established your requirements I can then start to build a profile of your learning; what methods best work for you. Your success is my success.

Subjects
  • Maths
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (£25 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (£25 p.h.)
  • English (Foreign Language)
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (£25 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (£25 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (£25 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (£25 p.h.)

  • English
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (£25 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (£25 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (£25 p.h.)

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Panchal (Mrs)
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Subjects: Religious Studies  |  English  |  Citizenship  |  Art  |  Maths  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home / Online
Info: I am an organised, sociable and confident individual with a can-do attitude, I have discovered that I possess skills and attributes which are transferable within many different job roles both related and unrelated to my education. These include: Reac ...
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Personal Description:
I am an organised, sociable and confident individual with a can-do attitude, I have discovered that I possess skills and attributes which are transferable within many different job roles both related and unrelated to my education. These include: Reaching targets (personal and professional). Writing memos, notes and feedback, record keeping, communication with office, school faculties, parents and carers. I speak several languages, including Hindi, Gujarati French and Spanish.

Teaching Experience:

Having working for education for 15+ years and covered various areas from: special need, controlling classes, providing feedback for absent teacher, observing health and safety of all involved people. I attend meetings, first Aid, in house and external training days. Report abnormalities, Feed back etc.
I have worked for interpreting services in a various sectors: Independent tribunal, social services, School and OAP organisation. I handle invoices to and from.
I have worked for weekend school for Children, Youth and Family University, where I supported family and children of all ages and back ground. Bought resources, issued invoices, planned lessons and delivered according to dead line.
I get on well with all ages and back ground. I work on my own and as a part of a team. I speak several languages and translate the too , for example, Hindi Gujarati, Urdu, Punjabi.

Tutoring Approach:

Students and parents both want academic success - high grades and the pride that comes with achievement. I believe any student, regardless of ability, can become a high achiever. I know from years of experience that students under perform because they have not learned the right approach or pathway to success.

Any school has the same essential components: attendance, class participation, attentiveness, homework and testing. Most teachers give students points for each category; however, simply showing up on a regular basis and "doing" homework will not guarantee a good grade. The difference between average performance (a "C" student) and high performance (an "A" student) turns on what a student does outside of class.

While no two students learn exactly alike in exactly the same manner, all students must struggle with independent learning. Where do I do my homework? When do I do my homework? How do I do my homework? Am I well organized? If not, how can I become better organized? Do I know how to study for quizzes and tests? If not, how can I develop better study skills? Students who discover the answers to these questions become high achievers.

help students become stronger independent learners by developing a customized approach to their needs, cognition and retention. Students can spend hours working very hard but working inefficiently to the point their effort fails to translate into results. I create personalized organizational plans so that students learn how to maximize time, work efficiently and retain key information not just for the short term but for the long term.

Subjects
  • Religious Studies
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (£25 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (£27 p.h.)
  • English
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (£25 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (£27 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (£30 p.h.)

  • Citizenship
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (£25 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (£27 p.h.)
  • Art
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (£25 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (£27 p.h.)

  • Maths
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (£25 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (£27 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (£30 p.h.)

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Marianna (Miss)
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Subjects: English (Foreign Language)  |  Italian  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home / Online
Info: I'm a native Italian. I've been living in England for the last 7 years, I love languages and teaching. I studied Finance & Economy with foreign Languages ( English, French and German). My professional ambition is to contribute to the promotion of I ...
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Personal Description:
I'm a native Italian. I've been living in England for the last 7 years, I love languages and teaching. I studied Finance & Economy with foreign Languages ( English, French and German).
My professional ambition is to contribute to the promotion of Italian culture: teaching my native language is the way that suits me better in reaching this goal! :)
Either if you're planning a holiday to Italy, are simply passionate about the language or need to prepare for an exam, all my knowledge will be at your service! :) I'm also available for translating and interpreting.

Teaching Experience:

I come from a family of teachers! While I was in Italy I taught English to many people on a regular basis. Apart from that I have always taught English to foreign students ( it' around 11 years now! ):this has improved my deep understanding of grammar...so that common mistakes can be avoided.
I also taught Italian for 6 years now, I do translations for newspapers, magazines and books on a daily basis.
I have a broad field of experience in:
-Tourism
-Art & History
-Economy
-Finance
-Medicine

So if you're inspiring to learn or improve your language for your job, you've definitely come to the right place!

Last but not least, I will ensure whatever your level is you will be able to speak and understand the language as never before! I'm aiming to do that in the shortest time possible as your time is very important. :)

Tutoring Approach:

My approach to tutoring is to consider each student as unique and aim to understand their goals and ambitions as well as optimizing my teaching method to suit their individual needs.

I believe that an important part of learning a new language is to understand and embrace the culture as well.

I usually start my program with a short test to check "Your Learning Method" (this test is applied in the most famous and important schools of language all around the world)

Everybody is different! :) there are people who learn with games, others who learn just listening, others who love writing to remember and people who learn visualizing or listening to music.... Whichever your method is, let's learn with fun!


Each Student will benefit from a Personalized learning plan.

Subjects
  • English (Foreign Language)
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (£17 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (£17 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (£17 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (£17 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (£17 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (£17 p.h.)
  • Italian
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (£17 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (£17 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (£17 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (£17 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (£17 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (£17 p.h.)


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Anna (Miss)
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Subjects: Greek  |  Latin  |  Italian  
Availability: Weekdays (daytime)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home / Online
Info: Let me introduce myself. I'm Anna, I'm Italian, and I'm the teacher you are looking for! I am passionate about teaching Classical Studies (Latin and Ancient Greek), as well as Italian; I have extensive teaching experience with beginning to advance ...
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Personal Description:
Let me introduce myself. I'm Anna, I'm Italian, and I'm the teacher you are looking for!

I am passionate about teaching Classical Studies (Latin and Ancient Greek), as well as Italian; I have extensive teaching experience with beginning to advanced students of all ages. I hold a Bachelor and a Master's degree in Classical Studies from the University of Palermo (Italy).

Teaching Experience:

I have 8 years of experience in teaching grammar and literature (Italian, Ancient Greek and Latin), to individual students, and to small groups of students in private and public schools.

I've also worked as a City Lit Latin Tutor: teaching Latin Grammar rules, ligatures, word divisions and accents. Reading correctly any kind of Roman inscription, discerning the subject of the inscription (public, commemorative, religious, etc.). Assessment, marking, report writing and translation from Latin to English.

More specifically, I have experience in teaching students at a wide range of levels including GCSE, A-Level, and University, as well as preparing students for university entrance examinations. Furthermore, I enjoy working with children (6-13 years olds).

Tutoring Approach:

The study of the ancient world, especially the languages and cultures of Greece and Rome is a tremendous opportunity for students to expand their minds.

I'm approachable and very patient. I strive to make my lessons as enjoyable as possible and to create a comfortable atmosphere. I think that every student is unique, so I always try to find the best approach for everyone, using intuitive and yet humorous examples as much as possible.
I believe that the best way to teach is to make the subject interesting to the student and to pass on my passion.

Subjects
  • Greek
  • 11+ (secondary) (£25 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (£25 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (£25 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (£30 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (£25 p.h.)
  • Latin
  • 11+ (secondary) (£25 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (£25 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (£25 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (£30 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (£25 p.h.)

  • Italian
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (£20 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (£25 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (£25 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (£25 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (£25 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (£25 p.h.)

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Manoharan (Mr)
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Subjects: Computer Studies / I.T.  |  Study Skills  |  Business Related  |  Accounting  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / Online
Info: I am well qualified both academically and professionally.Having 5 years of experience in Big four accounting firm. Having around 8 years of experience in UK and abroad.Enthusiastic and passionate individual to provide quality service and lecturing. ...
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Personal Description:
I am well qualified both academically and professionally.Having 5 years of experience in Big four accounting firm. Having around 8 years of experience in UK and abroad.Enthusiastic and passionate individual to provide quality service and lecturing.

Teaching Experience:

Big Four Experience in External and Internal Audit, Assurance, Risk Management and Forensic Accounting.Currently a private consultant working independently. Specialised in Auditing, Risk Management, IFRS/UK-GAAP and US-GAAP reporting, Basel -II, Solvency -II and Sarbanes and Oxley reporting.

Lecturing for degree level students and professional students for last 3 years in UK and abroad.

Tutoring Approach:

My approach is meeting and lecturing students once a week but in between the lectures, I am in touch with students continuously while they prepare and study for exams.Using real life examples and using internet and multimedia in teaching is another technic I use in preparing students. Making sure students read the required technical articles in preparation is also equally important. Presenting each chapter simplified with technical coaching and guidance

Subjects
  • Computer Studies / I.T.
  • GCSE or Standards (£25 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (£25 p.h.)
  • Study Skills
  • A-Level or Highers (£25 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (£25 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (£25 p.h.)

  • Business Related
  • A-Level or Highers (£25 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (£25 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (£25 p.h.)
  • Accounting
  • 11+ (secondary) (£25 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (£25 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (£25 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (£25 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (£25 p.h.)


Victoria (Miss)
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Subjects: English (Foreign Language)  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: From their home / Online
Info: Hello, I'm Victoria, I have recently graduated from the University of Leicester and as part of my degree I have spent time living and teaching abroad in both Spain and Italy, as well as working with people from different native backgrounds. My main ...
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Personal Description:
Hello, I'm Victoria, I have recently graduated from the University of Leicester and as part of my degree I have spent time living and teaching abroad in both Spain and Italy, as well as working with people from different native backgrounds.
My main passions are learning and teaching languages, immersing myself in different cultures, travelling and cooking.

Teaching Experience:

I have experience in private tuition, teaching English to people of all ages and levels in Spain and Italy.
As part of my degree I also completed a TESOL module where I desgined various lesson plans and activities useful in teaching any langauge.
Being a language student myself, I have invaluable experience in different teaching methods and various ways in which to successfully learn a foreign language.

Tutoring Approach:

I am very flexible in my approach to tutoring. I am open to any suggestions or preferred ways of learning that my tutee's wish to put forward and I am focused on planning the lessons to meet each of my tutees needs and preferences.
I take a very practical and interactive approach to teaching languages, using various resources such as videos and other listening materials, powerpoints and appropriate written materials and activities. I will pay equal attention to writing, reading, speaking and listening as important components to learning a language, unless a tutee prefers to focus on one particular skill.

Subjects
  • English (Foreign Language)
  • Adult/Casual learner (£15 p.h.)

Graham (Mr)
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Subjects: French  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home / Online
Info: I can help with the new GCSE/GCE exams and Brighton College and Westminster School scholarship coaching are recent successes. I am also a former Advanced Skills Teacher with many years of experience working in a comprehensive school with all abilitie ...
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Personal Description:
I can help with the new GCSE/GCE exams and Brighton College and Westminster School scholarship coaching are recent successes. I am also a former Advanced Skills Teacher with many years of experience working in a comprehensive school with all abilities from GCSE to A levels / Oxbridge entrance. My key priority is to provide a safe learning setting where the learner and my starting point is always to be where the learner is rather than a fixed programme in advance.

Enhanced DBS / CRB status February 2014

Clearly you will need to know if this will be the right arrangement for you, so the first lesson is free with no commitment to continue.

If your child has the potential, I can enable him or her to achieve the highest grades: knowing what the exam requires you to do will make a difference

Teaching Experience:

I have coached a pupil who gained a scholarship for Brighton College and another who was awarded the Queen's Scholarship to enter Westminster School, London. In both cases exams tested a whole range of traditional skills set at a relatively demanding level for this age group. Future candidates would be welcome to contact me.

Prior to this, I have taught pupils from 11 years upwards to Advanced Level pupils heading for Oxbridge. I have worked as an examiner for an exam board, set and marked papers at GCSE and taught adults in evening classes.

Tutoring Approach:

Tuition offered via Skype which offers greater flexibility of timings, lengths of lesson etc as well benefits for teaching using Google docs which record lesson progress, better use of resources etc.

Tuition also offered in student's home within Brighton if required or a mix of the above

On-line tasks can be set in between lessons to practise skills learnt.

Lively approach including games where appropriate.

Teaching linked to the exam board specification you are working towards including specific skills at GCSE / A level.

Grammar taught relevant to your needs: to include the new course requirements when published.

Feedback after each session to parents/ guardian or carer if requested to include likely grade potential at GCSE / A level or IB

A / AS / IB level students will work through short accessible texts to build up topic vocabulary but also support class tuition in your college or school.

Common Entrance Level candidates or specific entry exams for schools will receive very focused teaching to prepare for the exam.

Adult tuition for business or leisure.

I would be pleased to work with students in groups of 2 or 3 for a reduced fee per person.

Fees are a little higher than perhaps for other tutors, but you will be receiving a premium service with many more benefits than a session's tuition: every 10th lesson is free!

Subjects
  • French
  • 11+ (secondary) (£25 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (£28 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (£32 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (£32 p.h.)

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Adrian (Mr)
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Subjects: Spanish  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (evenings)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / Online
Info: I am a friendly and enthusiastic Spanish tutor who studies English Literature at York St.John's University. I'll be gradutating next year and am willing to continue teaching whilst living in the UK. ...
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Personal Description:
I am a friendly and enthusiastic Spanish tutor who studies English Literature at York St.John's University. I'll be gradutating next year and am willing to continue teaching whilst living in the UK.

Teaching Experience:

I've been an independant English teacher in Spain, and I have occasionally helped students with their A-Level subjects and with their reading and writing skills in English as well as in Spanish.

Tutoring Approach:

I'm a big fan of cinema, music and literature, therefore I usually make the tutoring engaging and participative. I am quite easygoing and I adapt to the person's learning pace.

Subjects
  • Spanish
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (£15 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (£15 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (£15 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (£15 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (£16 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (£16 p.h.)

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Bruno (Mr)
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Subjects: French  
Availability: Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home / Online
Info: I am a French national living in the UK (Whitley Bay) where I have recently settled with my British partner (Science and art illustrator). I was lucky to be able to take early retirement from my job as a Crew Manager in a French Airline. I would ...
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Personal Description:
I am a French national living in the UK (Whitley Bay) where I have recently settled with my British partner (Science and art illustrator).
I was lucky to be able to take early retirement from my job as a Crew Manager in a French Airline.

I would now welcome the opportunity to share my experience, my skills in communication and my knowledge of the French language with British students and adults wishing to acquire or improve their own level in French idiom and culture.

Teaching Experience:

My previous occupation which involved communication in different languages and forms with, for example, foreign customers, crews of different nationalities or foreign airline partners, through training, teaching and lecturing in the environment of air transportation world-wide gave me the possibility to develop my aptitudes towards communication.

Tutoring Approach:

I have studied English literature at the Sorbonne (Sorbonne Nouvelle Paris III), I also have a diploma of further education in Economy and Business (BTS - Academie de Paris - Ministere de l'Education nationale, de la Recherche et de la Technologie), and a diploma in English from the British Chamber of Commerce of Paris.
My studies and my professional experience have given me two different approaches to tutoring...
As a student, I could experience the importance of having a strong and adequate support in learning through committed tutors and passionate teachers... and on the other hand, as a professional, I was keen to share my knowledge and see the benefits of my action on my trainees.
Regarding languages the key is to define what kind of communication you wish to have and work that topic together.
Are you interested in verbal communication with locals when you are abroad ? Do you need to understand and use a specific form of language for your studies or work? Do you want to be able to read and write in French because you've partly settled there? And so on...
As a tutor my first step would be to know better about the reasons bringing you to learn French and how I can help you to achieve that aim...
So as you can see my approach to tutoring is more adapting my teaching to your individual ambition.
But it goes without saying that a good communication in any language rests on a sound foundation in that language. A thorough understanding and practice of the basic elements of the French language is therefore primordial as a first stage. You will then be ready to build up from that stage to the next level of communication.
Language is like music (I am also a musician)... so you need to educate your ear for better comprehension and practice almost every day to meet with comfort in pronunciation... reading aloud and of course speaking to a French national... Interaction is one of the best ways to develop your skills in a language...
Je vous dis donc a bientôt,

Subjects
  • French
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (£15 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (£15 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (£20 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (£20 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (£25 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (£25 p.h.)

Kirsten (Miss)
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Subjects: Study Skills  |  Psychology  |  Maths  |  English  |  Chemistry  |  Biology  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (evenings)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home / Online
Info: Hi, my name is Kirsten I am a BSc Psychology graduate from the University of Bristol. I am presently studying as a postgraduate in Mental Health Nursing. I am looking for both secondary school level science/maths/English tutoring roles, adult/underg ...
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Personal Description:
Hi, my name is Kirsten I am a BSc Psychology graduate from the University of Bristol. I am presently studying as a postgraduate in Mental Health Nursing.
I am looking for both secondary school level science/maths/English tutoring roles, adult/undergraduate Psychology instruction as well as any study skill tuition including the 11+ exam.
I am a confident, professional person who is outgoing and highly passionate about education.

I have a large amount of tutoring experience across age/qualification levels, with exceptional outcomes for my tutees in terms of results and confidence. I have had 11 tutees, all of whom improved by 2 grades or more under my tuition; one of whom acheived 98% in their Psychology A-level following combined Psychology and study skills tuition.

I am a fully qualified driver and own a car, being happy to tutor after school at pupils' homes within the Cheltenham and Gloucester area.
Tutoring in Cheltenham or further afield incurs a small petrol charge (£3 Cheltenham, £5 further afield).

FOR ONLINE TUTORING - please knock £2.50 per hour off the stated price, but I will ask the admin fee for this site is paid by the tutee.

I will happily provide one-off online sessions 30mins+ to cover individual topics or help with essays/revision. These sessions will be charged at £2.50 less per hour for all subjects.
I will also happily do whole day sessions which so far most individuals have opted to use as multi-subject revision for upcoming exams.

I hold a current DBS certificate on the government update service open for general use and would be happy to supply this to parents/prospective tutees.

Teaching Experience:

As stated above I have had 11 tutees from schools in Oxford, Cheltenham and Gloucester (including the grammar schools), all 4 of my current students are girls studying for a mixture of subjects at both GCSE and A-level. I have had 1 further tutee study with me for the 11+ exam. One of my current tutees is online and we use a combination of skype, dropbox and online whiteboard to facilitate sessions.

During my time at school I was an instructor in the cadets, teaching basic first aid, shooting and RAF syllabus for 3 years to cadets aged 12-18. I have since returned and am now an adult instructor in both the CCF and outdoor education department.

I also have work experience in nursery settings and previous volunteer experience working at a special needs preschool in Cheltenham and would be happy to tutor children with additional needs. My degree specialty is in dyslexia and I am able to provide tailored material, techniques and specialist guidance for individuals with this educational need.

Tutoring Approach:

My approach to tutoring is just to be as flexible as needed, and to tailor my teaching style to the individual.

Whilst my Psychology background means I come with the knowledge of what constitutes an effective learning/revision technique; I appreciate individual differences in style.

I also appreciate that everybody has a different experience and level of skill with technology. Whilst I would aspire to include interactive learning tools that can be extended outside of our sessions, I understand that this is not for everyone and will happily tutor in a more conventional style if this means my student can take more away from our time. Through online access I provide lots of revision and syllabus materials to all my tutees.

At the heart of my tutoring style is to accept that often a lack of understanding comes not from a lack of ability in a subject, but from the explanation that has been given being unsuited to that person. I focus on breaking concepts down to simple and memorable steps/parts and reviewing them until a full understanding is reached. I also feel it is very important not just to have a piece of knowledge, but to both understand WHY something is how it is and HOW it can be applied across subjects/concepts.

Subjects
  • Study Skills
  • 11+ (secondary) (£9 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (£15 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (£20 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (£20 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (£20 p.h.)
  • Psychology
  • GCSE or Standards (£20 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (£25 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (£25 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (£30 p.h.)

  • Maths
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (£9 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (£9 p.h.)
  • English
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (£9 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (£9 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (£15 p.h.)

  • Chemistry
  • GCSE or Standards (£15 p.h.)
  • Biology
  • GCSE or Standards (£15 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (£25 p.h.)


Jon (Dr)
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Subjects: Physics  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / Online
Info: Tutor-references I have come back to A level tutoring and have attached details of my qualifications plus my current DBS certificate obtained for me by Deyes High School, Maghull, Merseyside where I undertook classroom experience training earlier ...
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Personal Description:
Tutor-references

I have come back to A level tutoring and have attached details of my qualifications plus my current DBS certificate obtained for me by Deyes High School, Maghull, Merseyside where I undertook classroom experience training earlier this year

I have a BSc: 2: (Hons) Pure and Applied Physics
PhD: Low Temperature Physics
MBA: Finance and International Business
Current DBS certificate obtained for me by Deyes High School, Maghull, Merseyside where I undertook classroom experience training earlier this year

I have previously:

Taught A level physics part-time for 2 years at a Grammar School and College of Further Education

Also - tutored A level students while performing my research and over the last academic year

Comments from 2016-2017 academic year (all names and contact details have been removed for client confidentiality

From:
To: Jon (Dr)
Date: 18/10/2016
Rating: 5/5 Rating
Report: Regarding mr Jon.
Jon has been teaching my son Joseph extra tuition for his physics A level
Jon is an excellent tutor hes made Joseph feel comfortable during his lessons and Joseph has gained confidence as well as knowledge with Jon i am so pleased with Jon as a tutor i fully recommend him for extra lessons hes a lovely pleasant man.

From:
To: Jon (Dr)
Date: 03/10/2016
Rating: 5/5 Rating
Report: My daughter absolutely loves her lessons with Jon. He is very professional and engages his pupil fully.
Very well planned lessons and a pleasure to have met.


From:
Sent: 06 October 2016 18:46
To: Jon
Subject: Re: - Atkinson
Hi Jon
Yes I also thoroughly enjoyed the session and found it very useful, I particularly like the pre-printed notes I have to keep refreshing the material.
No negatives to report back and I look forward to next week's session.
Thank you.


From:
Sent: 05 October 2016 16:23
To: Jon
Subject: RE: A level physics

Hi Jon.
*** is enjoying the lessons and gaining confidence with this subject thanks. I will forward your attachments to *** email address to he can look over it.
Thanks again
***

From:
Sent: 04 October 2016 20:13
To: Jon
Subject: Re: *'s A2 sessions
Hi Jon
Thanks for your email, it is really good to hear that * has made a good start and we are looking forward to your next visit.
* definitely thinks that your lessons will help him and that you are a good tutor. He likes your technique of using a laptop and whiteboard - he thinks this is a good way to remember and learn the physics.
* and * feel more confident that with your help, * can achieve a better grade at A2 and are really pleased that he seems prepared to put in the effort needed.
See you next time.
Regards *

From:
Sent: 23 September 2016 20:31
To: Jon
Subject: Re: * - A level physics tutoring
Hi Jon,
The feeling is mutual, thank you for taking up the "challenge" of tutoring *
* could not stop taking about her lesson, so I think you have made an impact there.
I am sure with your help we can get her the grades I know she deserves.
Her school have released her predictive grades...A A A.
Look forward to seeing you again next week.
Regards
*

From:
Sent: 23 September 2016 13:57
To: Jon
Subject: RE: * - A2 physics tutoring
Hi Jon,
I'm delighted you're tutoring * already he seems to be far happier with the idea of studying and really enjoyed the session.
I will find out *s email address so your able to message him. I'm not very good forwarding things on but I will have a go!!
Regards
*

Tutored 5 A level students over the last academic year (2015-2016)

Please find below references from student taught this past academic year (all from an agency) sent independently to the website

Feedback Report For Jon (Dr)
From: To: Jon (Dr)Date: 06/05/2016
Rating:
Report: My 17 year old son has had 4 sessions with Jon so far and has found them very beneficial. His understanding of one area of the A level physics course in particular has improved as has his confidence.

Feedback Report For Jon (Dr)
From: To: Jon (Dr)Date: 27/04/2016
Rating:
Report: Fantastic tutor, easy to communicate. I would recommend.


Feedback Report For Jon (Dr)
From: To: Jon (Dr)Date: 28/03/2016
Rating:
Report: Jon is helping my son with AS physics. He is punctual, friendly and always prepared for the lesson. He is also flexible with his times to accommodate any changes to my son`s timetable. His approach to teaching is relaxed but thorough and my son is benefitting from the extra tuition. I would recommend Jon to anyone who needs the extra help

Feedback Report For Jon (Dr)
From: To: Jon (Dr)Date: 02/03/2016
Rating:
Report: I think Jon is an excellent tutor. He is very helpful and has given me a lot confidence and has already greatly improved my knowledge. He is always on time, and comes very well prepared, I would recommend him to anyone without hesitation.

Feedback Report For Jon (Dr)
From: To: Jon (Dr)Date: 21/11/2015
Rating:
Report: My son is finding Jon`s lessons really useful. He explains things clearly, is extremely knowledgeable in his subject and is friendly. My son feels at ease with Jon. He is most accommodating when arranging tuition. A good choice of tutor and I would certainly recommend him.

Teaching Experience:

I am currently tutoring A level Physics
During my research I worked as a Private A level tutor for the children of a number of overseas Professors - teaching A level Physics and (through one of those students) was invited to teach Physics to A level students at a Ladies Grammar school in Manchester when their teacher became ill. I also taught A level Physics at the Trafford Park College of Further Education in Stretford, Manchester for 2 years

Tutoring Approach:

One to One - focussing on parts of the curriculum where the student is having difficulty in understanding
Create a deep understanding and confidence in answering exam questions and being able to tackle new and unfamiliar problems. The student is encouraged to think and make new connections for themselves. One-to-one personal tuition has a unique value to students because of the ability to resolve the students' personal barriers to learning in a way that lays the foundations for a deep and lasting understanding of the subject.

Depending on the student's needs and learning style I encourage students to think for themselves, using real-world examples wherever possible. I start from topics the students are comfortable with and move gradually towards more complex areas as their confidence builds. I use questions and examples to check understanding continually. I don't lecture to students or ask them to memorise things. Nor do I do the students' homework for them!

Subjects
  • Physics
  • A-Level or Highers (£25 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (£25 p.h.)

Kelvin (Mr)
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Subjects: Combined Science  |  Maths  |  Physics  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / Online
Info: Hi, I am a Computer science student at Northumbria University, i will be starting my final year in September. I have done studies and passed exams in physics and maths both in my GCSE and A level. I am confident enough to teach these subjects as the ...
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Personal Description:
Hi, I am a Computer science student at Northumbria University, i will be starting my final year in September. I have done studies and passed exams in physics and maths both in my GCSE and A level. I am confident enough to teach these subjects as they are my favourites and am very good at them. I can guaranty a good GCSE result for any of my student.

Teaching Experience:

I have been a private tutor to 3 kids age 14,10,12 from a Saudi family and they were very satisfied.

Tutoring Approach:

These are the steps I follow to ensure best result with my students
Build a rapport with the student to ensure the student is confortable to express themselves
Evaluate the student to see how much they know
Evaluate the student to see how best they learn
Relate topics to every day life so as to build the student's confidence to understanding them
Weekly test to monitor progress.

Subjects
  • Combined Science
  • 11+ (secondary) (£10 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (£10 p.h.)
  • Maths
  • 11+ (secondary) (£10 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (£10 p.h.)

  • Physics
  • 11+ (secondary) (£10 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (£10 p.h.)



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