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A random selection of our English tutors can be seen below:
Tom (Mr)
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Subjects: English  |  French  |  Special Needs  |  English (Foreign Language)  |  Drama  |  Maths  
Availability: Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / Online
Info: I have taught in many capacities as a tutor, classroom teacher, special needs tutor, teacher's assistant and was deputy head of English at an Outstanding South London secondary school. I enjoy working with young people and helping them to achieve. I ...
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Personal Description:
I have taught in many capacities as a tutor, classroom teacher, special needs tutor, teacher's assistant and was deputy head of English at an Outstanding South London secondary school. I enjoy working with young people and helping them to achieve. I value enjoyment as top of the list. If you enjoy lessons you enjoy learning but I also value making what you learn of a high quality. I think you must have pride and hard work to get the most out of whatever you learn and with those ingredients I believe anyone can do anything.

Teaching Experience:

3 years as a teaching assistant and special needs worker at a variety of schools. Achieved outstanding results with ADHD, aspergers, dyslexic and autistic pupils.
Personal tutoring for young people in maths, music, English and French.
Trained as a TEFL teacher and 5 years experience working at home and abroad teaching children and adults.
Deputy Head of English at a South London secondary school where I achieved fantastic GCSE results and taught from year 7-13. I wrote and delivered schemes of work on grammar, English Literature (Dickens, Shakespeare etc) and English Language.
I currently deliver drama and English in many settings such as prisons, with refugees, in schools and with theatres.

Tutoring Approach:

I believe in building a rapport of achievement and enjoyment with the tutee. Patience and a sense of humour is vital. I would prepare in detail and allow the lesson to be focused and achievable. I have taken on over 12 tutees from this website aged 6-16 and have enjoyed each one. I can provide appropriate references. I set high goals and believe in adapting to the learning styles of the tutees.

Subjects
  • French
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (28 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (29 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (27 p.h.)
  • Special Needs
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (26 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (28 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (30 p.h.)

  • English (Foreign Language)
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (25 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (25 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (30 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (28 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (30 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (28 p.h.)
  • English
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (25 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (25 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (30 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (30 p.h.)

  • Drama
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (30 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (30 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (30 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (35 p.h.)
  • Maths
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (27 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (27 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (30 p.h.)


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Rehannah (Miss)
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Subjects: English  |  Journalism  |  Film Studies  |  Media / Communication Studies  |  Art  |  Biology  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / Online
Info: I'm a BBC television journalist, with a science background. I have to Research new subjects from scratch in order to make informative programmes therefore I can take any subject matter and work hard to have a good understanding of it in a very short ...
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Personal Description:
I'm a BBC television journalist, with a science background. I have to Research new subjects from scratch in order to make informative programmes therefore I can take any subject matter and work hard to have a good understanding of it in a very short space of time.

My skill is teaching people new things - especially helping Students to understand subjects that they have always found difficult. I understand that everyone learns in different ways and that a single method of teaching doesn't work with everyone. By getting to know my student's personality, I discover the ways in which they learn, which means that I can work out the best way to help them to understand new subjects.

I'm patient and good humoured and am good at making people feel relaxed in my company, however I will push to ensure that the students take their work seriously.

Teaching Experience:

8 years home and online tutoring students aged from 8 upwards in coursework, essay/report writing, exam revision and preparation. Tutoring sessions include tips in how to maximise exam marks.

3 months tutoring children in basic numeracy and literacy in the Philippines.

1 year as a cubs leader - designing weekly classes and running activity sessions for 24 children, aged 8-11.

Tutoring Approach:

It is my daily job to take complicated information and unravel it so that it can be conveyed in simple terms and understood by people of all ages.

I can teach a range of subjects in a way that makes them simple to understand and in a style adapted to each student's personality. I'm also skilled at writing reports and essays, particularly understanding all the applied thinking that needs to be demonstrated to gain extra marks.

I love teaching and pass on my enthusiasm to my students. I believe that it's essential to build up the pupil's confidence in their own ability to learn in order for them to become more interested and approach learning in a more focused way.

I always supply the students with extra Q&A revision papers so that they can continue learning outside tutorials.

Subjects
  • Journalism
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (20 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (23 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.)
  • Film Studies
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (20 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (23 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.)

  • Media / Communication Studies
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (20 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (23 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.)
  • Art
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (20 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (23 p.h.)

  • English
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (20 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (23 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (25 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (25 p.h.)
  • Biology
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (20 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (23 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (25 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (25 p.h.)


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Zarqa (Mrs)
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Subjects: English  |  Entrance Exams  |  Urdu  |  Maths  |  Combined Science  |  Special Needs  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home / Online
Info: I am a very experienced teacher. I offer all subjects at Primary and KS3 Level with a special focus on Mathematics and English.I have over 20 years tutoring experience. I had been an examiner and can provide an insight as to what is needed for exam ...
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Personal Description:
I am a very experienced teacher. I offer all subjects at Primary and KS3 Level with a special focus on Mathematics and English.I have over 20 years tutoring experience. I had been an examiner and can provide an insight as to what is needed for exams. I can teach you the tricks of the trade, so you achieve your full and true potential. A caring and sympathetic approach which results in the student gaining in confidence is adopted.I believe that I have the energy, the passion, the skills and the abilities to help people in any level of mathematics or English.
I am also a successful teacher of exams like 7 Plus 11Plus,SAT.
Many of my students have entered Grammar schools successful in the past many years.

Teaching Experience:

More than 20 years.

Tutoring Approach:

Tutoring is not only completing the homework or preparing for exams ,it's also about tapping the hidden potentials of the child,grooming a child and taking out best from him.Its a relationship where tutor and Tutee must have faith and confidence in each other.My tutees always wait for me unlike other tutors.Because the way I teach them would make it very enjoyable and exciting.
Assess the child according to capability and then set a very high target.And prepare child to achieve that.Make different strategies.Create discipline of a class room

Subjects
  • Entrance Exams
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (20 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (20 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (20 p.h.)
  • Urdu
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (20 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (20 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (20 p.h.)

  • Maths
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (20 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (20 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (20 p.h.)
  • English
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (20 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (20 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (20 p.h.)

  • Combined Science
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (20 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (20 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (20 p.h.)
  • Special Needs
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (20 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (20 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (20 p.h.)


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Alexander (Mr)
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Subjects: English  |  Politics  |  Business Related  |  History  |  Law  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / Online
Info: I obtained First Class Honours for my LL.B (Hons) and have qualified as a barrister after completing the bar course (obtaining a Very Competent grade). I have recently completed an LL.M in International Law obtaining a Distinction overall and in each ...
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Personal Description:
I obtained First Class Honours for my LL.B (Hons) and have qualified as a barrister after completing the bar course (obtaining a Very Competent grade). I have recently completed an LL.M in International Law obtaining a Distinction overall and in each constituent element of the course. I am working as a tutor pending the start of the pupillage stage of my training in 2016.

I started my legal training as a mature student after many years in finance and have good, practical business experience.

I am able to tutor in most humanities subjects but in particular, History, English and Law. I have successfully tutored in the past both mature students and those for whom English is not their first language.

Teaching Experience:

In my previous career I was frequently responsible for the training and development of new school leavers.

As a mature student at university I mentored and helped my peers to understand the subjects being taught.

I have been tutoring for over a year with typically excellent results for my students.

I have tutored students of all ages, backgrounds and abilities.

Tutoring Approach:

I am seeking to work as a tutor as I prefer the more intense and tailored approach which can be taken with individual students or small groups of students.

My approach is tailored to the individual student's needs. Whether the student is seeking support for short term projects or throughout the academic year I am able to quickly build a good working relationship which facilitates tutoring and enables the student to derive the best results from our sessions.

I believe in building a good, solid basis of knowledge and understanding on which the student can develop their own thoughts and theories enabling a full, in-depth understanding of the subject.

Subjects
  • Politics
  • GCSE or Standards (35 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (35 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (35 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (35 p.h.)
  • Business Related
  • A-Level or Highers (35 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (35 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (35 p.h.)

  • History
  • GCSE or Standards (35 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (35 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (35 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (35 p.h.)
  • English
  • GCSE or Standards (35 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (35 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (35 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (35 p.h.)

  • Law
  • GCSE or Standards (35 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (35 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (35 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (35 p.h.)

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Ellie (Miss)
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Subjects: English  |  German  
Availability: Weekdays (evenings)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / Online
Info: I have just graduated from the University of Bristol with a BA in German (2.1) and I am about to start a two year postgraduate acting course at the Bristol Old Vic Theatre School. I am offering both German and English literature help because I am con ...
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Personal Description:
I have just graduated from the University of Bristol with a BA in German (2.1) and I am about to start a two year postgraduate acting course at the Bristol Old Vic Theatre School. I am offering both German and English literature help because I am confident in teaching both language and literature analysis.

Teaching Experience:

I tutored a GCSE student through their German oral and written exams a few years ago and thoroughly enjoyed the experience. I also worked as a theatre in education intern during my year abroad in Germany where I regularly taught workshops based on theatre and text.

Tutoring Approach:

I am really passionate about getting students excited about languages and I believe that the key to success in GCSE and A-Level is confidence. As well as going through school work, coursework and exam preparation I like to ensure that I include a 10 minute conversation in German at every lesson so that the pupil builds confidence in their ability to use vocabulary and grammar correctly. For English Literature I will provide help with essays, literature analysis (especially poetry and Shakespeare) so that students feel confident and prepared for their exams. I will also encourage my students to expand their overall knowledge of literature by reading widely and talking about what they have read. Depending on the needs of the student, I might expect them to keep a literature journal as well.

Subjects
  • English
  • GCSE or Standards (25 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (30 p.h.)
  • German
  • GCSE or Standards (25 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (30 p.h.)


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Emma (Miss)
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Subjects: English  |  Physics  |  Biology  |  Chemistry  |  Maths  
Availability: Weekdays (evenings)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you
Info: My name is Emma and I have been a primary school teacher for 4 years and a successful tutor for 3 years. I am punctual and reliable and have a friendly manner with children of all primary ages. Teaching really is my passion and being able to tutor is ...
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Personal Description:
My name is Emma and I have been a primary school teacher for 4 years and a successful tutor for 3 years. I am punctual and reliable and have a friendly manner with children of all primary ages. Teaching really is my passion and being able to tutor is something that I enjoy greatly.

Teaching Experience:

I have been teaching for 4 years in both KS1 and KS2. I have worked in small and large schools and in classes where there have been a wide range of needs. I have tutored children who need the extra support and those that need pushing further academically. I have worked closely with Year 6 children to prepare for their all important SATS.

Tutoring Approach:

I strongly believe that every child is different and that they learn best when the teaching is tailored for them. This is why I love tutoring! I can adapt my teaching styles to suit all learners and help them to aspire to greatness and have the determination to succeed. By spending this time getting to know the individual learner and what their parents goals are for their child, a personalised approach is enabled and accelerated progress can occur. I am a highly professional and friendly tutor with a passion for making learning fun and allowing children to realise just how far their hard word can take them.

Subjects
  • Physics
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (30 p.h.)
  • Biology
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (30 p.h.)

  • Chemistry
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (30 p.h.)
  • Maths
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (30 p.h.)

  • English
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (30 p.h.)

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Adeola (Mrs)
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Subjects: English  |  Religious Studies  |  Earth Science  |  Chemistry  |  Biology  |  Maths  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home / Online
Info: I'm a specialist Biomedical Scientist. ...
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Personal Description:
I'm a specialist Biomedical Scientist.

Teaching Experience:

I've had a couple of years teaching experiences

Tutoring Approach:

I believe that everyone learns differently, so I differentiate for my students in order for them to get the best out of them self

Subjects
  • Religious Studies
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (20 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (20 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (20 p.h.)
  • English
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (20 p.h.)

  • Earth Science
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (20 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (20 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (20 p.h.)
  • Chemistry
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (20 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (20 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (20 p.h.)

  • Biology
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (20 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (20 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (20 p.h.)
  • Maths
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (20 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (20 p.h.)


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Laura (Miss)
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Subjects: English 
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (evenings)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / Online
Info: I am a budding trainee teacher, and I need to build up my experience of teaching different key stages of English. English is rich in literature and language that I believe are underestimated, I want to be a teacher to help children and teenagers conn ...
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Personal Description:
I am a budding trainee teacher, and I need to build up my experience of teaching different key stages of English. English is rich in literature and language that I believe are underestimated, I want to be a teacher to help children and teenagers connect an interest in the subject. I am 22 years of age and need to build my experience but I also wan to help people that are struggling and need the support for exams they may be taking or if they are just genuinly struggling to with the subject.

Teaching Experience:

I have been a tutor befor for my friends Polish daughter whom came to England and was struggling to keep up with alot of her school work. I helped her to be able to read English books and understand grammer, punctuation and spelling she would need to develop. I am doing a placement at Bitterne Park school in June and am on the 'School Direct' course in September 2016.

Tutoring Approach:

I believe in the first session setting up a group of tasks, ie a spelling test, having them look at a piece of written work and have them pick out the mistakes and have thechild write a short story and reading to me, Then I can evaluate the areas they need to work on. I create a timetable of different sessions to concentrate on these areas by also setting small pieces of homework and reading tasks.

Subjects
  • English
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (10 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (10 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (10 p.h.)

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Hilary (Mrs)
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Subjects: English  |  Craft and Design  |  Art  |  English (Foreign Language)  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: From their home
Info: I am a retired English/Tefl teacher with energy and enthusiasm to spare. I have vast experience of teaching all aspects of the English language to all ages academic levels, and nationality of students. I am passionate about the arts and have studied ...
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Personal Description:
I am a retired English/Tefl teacher with energy and enthusiasm to spare. I have vast experience of teaching all aspects of the English language to all ages academic levels, and nationality of students. I am passionate about the arts and have studied Art and Design to a high level.
I live in a large Victorian House with my husband, cocker spaniel and two cats. The house is very close to a bus stop and rail station travelling to Liverpool (10 mins) and Chester (20 mins).
I have a good size teaching/art studio in the house and a workshop + pottery kiln in the garden.
I have had worked in the Middle East and several parts of the UK teaching English to all ages and nationalities, and am proud of my success in helping all students achieve their potential.

Teaching Experience:

Teaching English as a Foreign Language in Wirral Metropolitan College and in the homes of students unable to attend.
Teaching EFL in centres around the UK.
Teaching English in Amman Jordan.
Teaching English to Special need students in local schools.
Teaching English lang/lit/Drama to all levels and abilities of Secondary school pupils.
Teaching ART/CRAFTS to all ages and abilities.

Tutoring Approach:

I am keen to use my experience as a excellent communicator and educator to motivate and give confidence to all of the students I teach.
I have a great deal of patience and understanding and carefully adapt my lessons to cater for all of a students individual needs.

Subjects
  • Craft and Design
  • 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.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (15 p.h.)
  • Art
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (15 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (15 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (15 p.h.)

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


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Abinaya (Ms)
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Subjects: English  |  Special Needs  |  Reading & Writing skills  |  Maths  |  Entrance Exams  |  Computer Studies / I.T.  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (evenings)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / Online
Info: I am Abinaya, a PhD student in Newcastle University . I am enthusiastic and determined to teach and become an academician in the future. I love teaching and especially teaching students who are willing to learn and expand their horizons . In my spare ...
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Personal Description:
I am Abinaya, a PhD student in Newcastle University . I am enthusiastic and determined to teach and become an academician in the future. I love teaching and especially teaching students who are willing to learn and expand their horizons . In my spare time, I teach students in my country through video conferencing with the help of people who are able to provide this support. Was teaching Under-graduate and Post graduate students in Cardiff University. I speak Tamil and English fluently and expert in reading and writing in these two languages. I am willing to learn more of out any job and have the passion to teach right from my childhood.

Teaching Experience:

I have taken training courses in teaching and assessing students. Also likely to take up HEA accreditation next year. I teach and tutor various subjects ranging from Web designing, Maths , Data Structures and Algorithm , Web Applications, Java, PHP to business ethics, management, marketing etc.

I also have voluntary experience of teaching back in my country from primary school children in Maths, Science, Social Studies and English

Tutoring Approach:

My approach to tutoring consists of methods that will help children understand the basic any problem and solve them accordingly. I believe it is important to not only teach them, but to make sure the child/person purely understands the logical aspect of any subject area to perform well. Any student who thinks he/she is not happy with their subject can approach me and I will make sure that they top their exams and also be able to teach them in the future to their friends.

Subjects
  • Special Needs
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (12 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (12 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (12 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (15 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (15 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (15 p.h.)
  • Reading & Writing skills
  • 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) (15 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (15 p.h.)

  • Maths
  • 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) (15 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (20 p.h.)
  • Entrance Exams
  • 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) (15 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (15 p.h.)

  • Computer Studies / I.T.
  • 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) (15 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (15 p.h.)
  • English
  • 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) (15 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (20 p.h.)


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Rachel (Mrs)
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Subjects: English  |  Study Skills  |  History  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (evenings)
Types of Tutoring: From their home / Online
Info: I am an enthusiastic, professional, patient and successful private tutor. I have a BA in History (1st Class) and a Masters in Medieval Studies (Distinction); a course jointly run by the History and English departments at Royal Holloway, University of ...
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Personal Description:
I am an enthusiastic, professional, patient and successful private tutor. I have a BA in History (1st Class) and a Masters in Medieval Studies (Distinction); a course jointly run by the History and English departments at Royal Holloway, University of London.

Aside from Higher Education I have 10 GCSE's A-C (including English Language (A), English Literature (A), History (B), Latin, Science and Maths). I obtained 4 A Levels in English Language, History, Psychology and General Studies as well as an AS Level in Law.

Teaching Experience:

I have a strong amount of teaching and tutoring experience - across a range of levels in both English and History:

- KS2 English
- KS3 English
- ALAN
- GCSE English Language and Literature
- As/A Level English Language, Literature and History
- Higher Education History and Academic Writing

Fortunately these have been very successful, and I have been consistently able to improve client results. Over time I have seen that the areas I am able to impact most are essay writing and exam techniques.

I also work full-time in the recruitment field and, as a result, have been able to offer help with University Personal Statements, College Applications and CV and Interview techniques, should this be required.

Previous feedback:

From Michelle (5/5): (GCSE English) "Fantastic Teacher, she is everything you could ask of an English tutor. We are so glad we found her."

From Vivien (5/5): (A-Level History) "My daughter is receiving excellent help and guidance from Rachel with both English and History AS work."

From Samantha (5/5): (GCSE English) "First Tutors helped us to find Rachel , she has helped our daughter with her English and given her alot more confidence. Rachel is very easy to talk to and get along with putting students at easy. I can't thank Rachel enough, for her help and support."

From Lynn (5/5): (A-Level History) "Rachel has been an excellent tutor for my daughter Harriet and has helped her to gain confidence and understanding in her English and History A Level course. We have been very pleased with the attention to detail and enthusiasm that Rachel gives to the subject in a relaxed and personable manner. I would highly recommend Rachel as a Tutor."

From Adam (5/5): (GCSE English) "We cant recommend Rachel strongly enough. When we first sought her help, our son was coasting through school, under-performing in English and showing no interest in changing it. With her help just once a week, he is now up to a B average - an of course this has a positive effect on so many other subjects where good English skills are required (history, RE etc). If only she covered the maths & sciences too!"

From Libby (5/5): (GCSE English) "Rachel is a very good tutor, working with my son at his speed. She has given him ideas to look at and explore in his English GCSE. I am hopeful that through her help Sam will do well this year. Sam engages with her too which is really important."

From Carol (5/5): (Secondary English) "David felt very relaxed and comfortable during his lessons with Rachel. She had put a lot of thought into them and fully addressed the problems he is having at school. After 6 lessons he already feels more confident in presenting his work in the way it is required by the school. He left each lesson feeling very positive. He will be continuing his lessons with Rachel."

From Clare (5/5): (Secondary English) "We have been extremely pleased with Rachel's tutoring. Rachel has understood Bronti's needs and taught her the correct level of English. Rachel makes the lessons interesting, whilst also challenging in a way that isn't obvious to Bronti."

From Sue (5/5): (A-Level English) "Dear Rachel, Thank you very much for all the help you have given Alex so far with her AS studies, in particular English and essay writing. She is becoming much more confident and positive about approaching homework tasks and felt she coped well with her first exam today due to the preparation sessions with you over the Xmas holidays. Compared to when she started I would say she is much happier now about her English studies, which is great. I am delighted with the change in her motivation and she is very keen to continue working with you on improving her essay writing techniques. Once again many thanks"

Tutoring Approach:

I practice what I preach - and I believe that this comes across in my tutoring. I absolutely love learning and studying. I am an enthusiastic person who genuinely wants to help people achieve their potential in their desired field and take great pride in the successes my clients have achieved after sessions with me.

Sessions are relaxed and informal; I create a friendly environment where people want to learn and feel comfortable doing so. I try to be as flexible as possible; I am happy to ramp up the sessions in the run up to exams, but also to scale back during quieter periods and also change days/times on an ad hoc basis. I encourage my tutees to contact me outside of sessions if they ever need any help - you don't have to wait a whole week to speak to me again!

There is, however, a formal element to learning and I do expect commitment and homework will be set on a regular basis (as long as there is capacity alongside school/college/university commitments).

It's not a case of 'one size fits all' and I enjoy working with my clients to help them to understand their best style of learning and to adapt my teaching style as required. Sessions with me can often mean going through past papers and helping with homework to fun quizzes and games!

On the whole, my aim would be not only to teach, but to inspire my tutees and instill a sense of confidence in their own abilities.

Subjects
  • Study Skills
  • 11+ (secondary) (17.5 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (20 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (25 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (30 p.h.)
  • English
  • 11+ (secondary) (17.5 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (20 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (25 p.h.)

  • History
  • 11+ (secondary) (17.5 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (20 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (25 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (30 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (30 p.h.)

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Subjects: English 
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (evenings)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you
Info: I am married with children and enjoy music, reading, and watching sports. I can tutor in areas near Newport too. ...
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Personal Description:
I am married with children and enjoy music, reading, and watching sports. I can tutor in areas near Newport too.

Teaching Experience:

I have a wealth of experience in Secondary and Further Education, commonly working with students aged between 11-19 years; teaching KS3, GSCE, and A-level work. Additionally, I have prepared students aged 9 years or above for Secondary Education and completed some TEFL/EFL training with adults. I have also tutored some undergraduates to improve their abilities at degree level.

Tutoring Approach:

Presenting a relaxed approach, I differentiate work to suit individual learners and carefully structure an individual learning programme with each student. I believe learning should be enjoyable to motivate learners and achieve the very best results. I use a variety of approaches in my teaching.

Subjects
  • English
  • 11+ (secondary) (22.5 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (22.5 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (22.5 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (22.5 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (22.5 p.h.)

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Levels We Offer For English Tuition:
Primary English
Secondary English
GCSE English
A-Level English
University English
Casual Learner English