Banff Tutors and Banff Tuition


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



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.

We're constantly looking for new home tutors that are able to provide home teaching services in or in any of the other regions we cover. You can click here to register with UK Tutors and create your own personal tutoring profile and begin receiving tuition requests all year round.



A random selection of our tutors can be seen below:
Andrea (Ms)
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Subjects: Entrance Exams  |  German  |  Spanish  |  English (Foreign Language)  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (evenings)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home / Online
Info: I am passionate teacher and I love what I do. I am flexible as to methodology, from very formal exam coaching, "by the book" lessons, to more relaxed conversation classes. I specialise in intensive exam coaching and my students typically ach ...
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Personal Description:
I am passionate teacher and I love what I do.

I am flexible as to methodology, from very formal exam coaching, "by the book" lessons, to more relaxed conversation classes.

I specialise in intensive exam coaching and my students typically achieve A* at A / AS-level!
I am also familiar with the 11+ exams, my daughter had the choice between various offers from both state and independent schools!

I welcome ideas from my students about topics, if desired I can include audio-visual material into the lessons (news programmes, pop song lyrics, soap operas, etc) -you tell me WHAT you'd like to learn, and I'll work out a way for you to learn it. I have a range of authentic materials such as bus/train timetables, venue leaflets, maps, magazines and newspapers that we can incorporate if desired.
We can tailor sessions around your specific area of work/study/interests.

I learnt English formally in school as a child, and learned Spanish while working in Spain for six, and in Chile for one year.
I draw from my own language learning experiences to make lessons interesting and effective.

I am a mother of one teenage creature (who is bilingual in German and English and is currently learning Spanish).
I can accommodate weekend and evening classes, and will always try to make room for anyone with an exam coming up!

Please drop me a line with any questions, I'm happy to answer all enquiries!

Teaching Experience:

8 years teaching English in language schools (Spain, Chile, UK), 3 years teaching MFL in state schools in UK.

12 years of teaching private students (English as a Foreign Language, German, Spanish)

5 years being a host-family for "total immersion" students who study and stay in my home for 14 days at a time.

11+ preparation

Tutoring Approach:

I am patient and friendly but I expect a serious attitude to the work agreed upon.

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

  • Spanish
  • 11+ (secondary) (£20 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (£20 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (£25 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (£25 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (£25 p.h.)
  • English (Foreign Language)
  • 11+ (secondary) (£20 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (£20 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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Danielle (Ms)
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Subjects: English  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home / Online
Info: I am a fully qualified creative English teacher with QTLS. I am experienced and qualified in teaching literacy, English, functional skills and GCSE English. I have a successful proven track record of enabling my pupils/students to gain A* in GCSE En ...
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Personal Description:
I am a fully qualified creative English teacher with QTLS. I am experienced and qualified in teaching literacy, English, functional skills and GCSE English. I have a successful proven track record of enabling my pupils/students to gain A* in GCSE English, and currently work as an English lecturer at a FE college in London.

Teaching Experience:

I have over 10 years of experience in teaching literacy, functional skills and GCSE English. I have achieved excellent results with my tutees and can provide references.

Tutoring Approach:

I really enjoy working with small groups, and on a one-to-one basis. I reflect on current educational materials, and focus on exam preparation with very high success rates. I am also familiar with supporting pupils through controlled assessments, and in preparing for GCSE exams.

At a reduced price I also teach small groups of up to 2-4 pupils.

Subjects
  • English
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (£20 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (£20 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (£20 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (£20 p.h.)

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John (Mr)
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Subjects: French  |  German  |  Business Related  |  Geography  |  English (Foreign Language)  |  Computer Studies / I.T.  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home / Online
Info: I am 54 years old, I am married with four children. I have a degree ( Joint Honours, 2.1 in Agriculture with Agricultural Economics) and a Cert Ed. I am a member of the Institute for Learning. I have taught a wide range of subjects over 28 years and ...
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Personal Description:
I am 54 years old, I am married with four children. I have a degree ( Joint Honours, 2.1 in Agriculture with Agricultural Economics) and a Cert Ed. I am a member of the Institute for Learning. I have taught a wide range of subjects over 28 years and am able to coach you to success whether you are looking for science, geography, Excel spreadsheets, English as a Foreign Language or even French and German ( I worked in both countries when I was younger)

Teaching Experience:

I can help you prepare for exams in Geography, Biology, Ecology, French and German. I have taught English as a Foreign Language over many years. I can also help you with Microsoft Excel spreadsheets, particularly for Business. I am a patient, enthusiastic and committed teacher with 28 years experience particularly with post 16 and adult education. I have taught agriculture and related topics over that time, and very much enjoyed diversifying my teaching portfolio as new courses arose at the college. I have taught a range of biology and geography related topics, including plant and soil science, crop science, crop production, livestock production, environmental issues, ecology, woodland management. In business I have helped many people develop diverse enterprises, preparing carefully costed cash flow projections. I very much enjoy seeing people develop confidence with Microsoft Excel spreadsheets, which are an invaluable tool.

Tutoring Approach:

I am convinced that one-to-one tuition is by far the most efficient way in which a person can progress and gain confidence. Often someone can grasp a topic in 5 minutes of one-to-one that would have taken 2 hours to cover with a larger group. Once you are confident with a topic, we move on rapidly to the next one. A current A level tutee of mine told his father "I learnt more in that 2 hour session than I have all term at school" and his headteacher wrote to congratulate him on his improved grades. (The reason for this is not that his teacher is bad, far from it, but a tutor can give you personal one-to-one attention, concentrating on the bits you need) I always ensure that the learners are confident with each step before progressing further.

Subjects
  • French
  • GCSE or Standards (£20 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (£20 p.h.)
  • German
  • GCSE or Standards (£20 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (£20 p.h.)

  • Business Related
  • GCSE or Standards (£25 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (£25 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (£25 p.h.)
  • Geography
  • GCSE or Standards (£25 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (£25 p.h.)

  • English (Foreign Language)
  • GCSE or Standards (£20 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (£20 p.h.)
  • Computer Studies / I.T.
  • GCSE or Standards (£25 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (£25 p.h.)


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Christopher (Mr)
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Subjects: Sociology  |  Maths  |  Law  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home / Online
Info: Of my Law, Sociology and Maths students 25% attained an A*and 35% attained an A grade last year. I have extensive experience delivering the year 7 to 11 math curriculum to both children and adults, Law and Sociology at all levels. I hold a Law degree ...
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Personal Description:
Of my Law, Sociology and Maths students 25% attained an A*and 35% attained an A grade last year. I have extensive experience delivering the year 7 to 11 math curriculum to both children and adults, Law and Sociology at all levels. I hold a Law degree, a PGCE, a teaching qualification for the delivery of Maths, a Masters degree in Sociology of Education and am currently studying for a PhD in Sociology of Education. Very friendly and able to identify the individual learning needs of my students.

Teaching Experience:

During my six years of employment in schools and colleges, I have taught AS/A2 Law and Sociology to students aged 16 - 19 and Maths to younger learners. Students have consistently attained grades that rival private sector provision. In my role I hope to improve the prospects of students who desire places at university. Further to this I have tutored Law and Sociology at undergraduate level, ensuring students attain 2.1 outcomes.

My specialist areas of interest are international law, European union law, human rights, discrimination policy, religious freedoms/speech, reform and sociology.

Tutoring Approach:

I have received three consecutive `excellent` reports on my practice in the classroom.

I deliver lessons that are prepared with up to date knowledge of developments in the law and case studies often contain a Welsh dimension. Hand-outs and PowerPoint resources will always accompany lessons.

Prefer to keep things informal and friendly. Prefer to deliver in 2-3 hour teaching blocks.

Subjects
  • Sociology
  • 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.)
  • Maths
  • 11+ (secondary) (£25 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (£25 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (£25 p.h.)

  • Law
  • 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.)

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Rachael (Miss)
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Subjects: Maths  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (evenings)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home
Info: I have recently graduated with a First Class in BSc Mathematics and am currently training to be a Maths teacher, focusing on KS4 and KS5. ...
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Personal Description:
I have recently graduated with a First Class in BSc Mathematics and am currently training to be a Maths teacher, focusing on KS4 and KS5.

Teaching Experience:

I am currently training to be a Secondary Mathematics Teacher. I have experience giving KS3, KS4 and first year undergraduate Maths tuition. I have worked as a Mathematics Outreach Ambassador, working with primary and secondary school students, and running Mathematics workshops and masterclasses.
I also give instrumental and vocal tuition to students of a variety of ages and abilities. I hold an enhanced DBS (new version of enhanced CRB).

Tutoring Approach:

I am a very friendly and patient. I have a flexible approach to tutoring, adapting to suit the students way of learning and best address their weaker areas. In my first few lessons I aim to give students tasks that they can understand and complete within the lesson, building their confidence in their abilities. This lays the foundations to progress on to more difficult topics, and develop the students own ability and skills set, so they can begin to tackle new, unfamiliar areas of the topic themselves.

Subjects
  • Maths
  • 11+ (secondary) (£20 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (£20 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (£25 p.h.)

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Olusola (Mr)
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Subjects: Physics  |  Maths  |  Electronics  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (evenings)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home / Online
Info: Everyone calls me Olu, I am young, friendly but strict (I don't know where that came from). I am a doctorate degree student of Nuclear Robotics. I bagged a distinction in my Masters degree and a first class in my Bachelor's program all thanks to thos ...
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Personal Description:
Everyone calls me Olu, I am young, friendly but strict (I don't know where that came from). I am a doctorate degree student of Nuclear Robotics. I bagged a distinction in my Masters degree and a first class in my Bachelor's program all thanks to those I have taught during revision. You know I have noticed that you study harder when you study to teach others.

So yes, in the area of academics, I have come a long way, learning and teaching, the cycle never ends. I enjoy meeting new people and sharing knowledge, this is one thing I do with passion..<< don't tell anyone >>.

I do not only consider teaching as a Job, but also as a hobby as it is fun making people understand what they had thought was confusing.

Teaching Experience:

My Teaching Experience dates back to my days as an A'Level student preparing for the GCE Cambridge A'Levels Exam in 2005. I made sure I carried all my colleagues along by conducting regular free tutorials.

When I got into the University, I continued. Every other evenings and every weekend, I would take part in tutorial sessions for my colleagues and sometimes for junior colleagues. This I did from 2006 to 2011.

In 2012, I registered as an Online-Tutor and have engaged a number of students in America and UK on mathematics and engineering related subjects. Not to mention that I have been involved in peer revision meetings all through my post graduate days at the University of Manchester where I took charge of conducting Mock Examinations.

To me, this has been fun.

Tutoring Approach:

My approach to teaching is very very simple:

Step 1: Ask you what area you have problems with.
Step 2: Tell you to go on and teach me the aspects you know and even the aspects you do not know.
Step 3: I will take note of your strengths and weaknesses.
Step 4: Leave the rest to me, the tutorials would be worth the time and pay.

PS: Many times, from experience, students think they have problems with a topic, but all they have is just "no confidence about what they know". That is where we come in, to restore your confidence in the things you know and add to it. Hence, my best approach is to keep the interaction "both-ways".

Subjects
  • Physics
  • 11+ (secondary) (£25 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (£25 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (£30 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (£40 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (£50 p.h.)
  • Maths
  • 11+ (secondary) (£25 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (£25 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (£30 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (£40 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (£50 p.h.)

  • Electronics
  • GCSE or Standards (£35 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (£40 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (£50 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (£50 p.h.)

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Wen Ting (Miss)
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Subjects: Mandarin  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / Online
Info: My BA was Education, have had three years experiences in tutoring and teaching. I have an excellent command of the English language with an IELTS score of 7.5, as well as being a Mandarin and Taiwanese native speaker . I can teach both traditional an ...
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Personal Description:
My BA was Education, have had three years experiences in tutoring and teaching. I have an excellent command of the English language with an IELTS score of 7.5, as well as being a Mandarin and Taiwanese native speaker . I can teach both traditional and simplified characters. I finished master in International Marketing Management in University of Leeds. I currently employed as a career coaching consultant in Manchester.

Teaching Experience:

Three years' personal tutor experiences and two years experience in teaching 16 students in a class. The subjects I taught were English, Maths, Sciences and Art.

Tutoring Approach:

I will communicate with students about their needs cater to their requirements give some tasks after every session and track their progress.

Subjects
  • Mandarin
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (£15 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (£15 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (£20 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (£20 p.h.)

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Jasmine (Miss)
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Subjects: History  |  English (Foreign Language)  |  English  |  Japanese  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (evenings)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home / Online
Info: My name is Jasmine, I am 19 years old, and I am currently studying TESOL and Japanese at York St John University. My career goal is to become a translator, and I am working hard to help that happen. My hobbies are reading, writing, and music, which i ...
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Personal Description:
My name is Jasmine, I am 19 years old, and I am currently studying TESOL and Japanese at York St John University. My career goal is to become a translator, and I am working hard to help that happen. My hobbies are reading, writing, and music, which is also how I spend most of my free time (that and running around after my two younger brothers!).

N.B.
As my home address is in Cornwall, and my university address is in York, I am available to tutor in Cornwall during the holidays, and in York during term time.

Teaching Experience:

Though I have had no professional experience tutoring, during secondary school I was a mentor for helping younger children with reading and writing. I also have several language partners that I help to enhance their English skills as well as correcting their grammar. My university course includes the TESOL certificate, which specialises in teaching English as a second language, improving my teaching skills.

Tutoring Approach:

As stated previously, while I have never professionally tutored, I think this role would be good for me. I am patient and persevering, and understand through my own experiences that it is not always possible to learn through one method, but instead, there are many ways to learn new information that is tailored to your needs. While I am young meaning I may have less experience in this field, I also think an advantage of my age is that I am very open minded.

Subjects
  • History
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (£10 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (£10 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (£10 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (£10 p.h.)
  • English (Foreign Language)
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (£10 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (£10 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (£10 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (£10 p.h.)

  • English
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (£10 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (£10 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (£10 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (£10 p.h.)
  • Japanese
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (£10 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (£10 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (£10 p.h.)


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Nauman (Mr)
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Subjects: Urdu  |  Physics  |  Maths  |  Electronics  |  Computer Studies / I.T.  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home / Online
Info: I'm very kind hearted professional teacher with goal oriented approach. ...
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Personal Description:
I'm very kind hearted professional teacher with goal oriented approach.

Teaching Experience:

I have over 4 years of teaching experience at university level. I was responsible for teaching undergrad students of electrical engineering and supervising their final year projects with focus on developing solutions to real world problems. I am well versed in different programming languages and engineering tools. I can also provide help in technical writing, assignments, dissertation, term paper and so on.

Tutoring Approach:

I'm very focused to the requirement of my students and take them along myself in the journey of learning by using different techniques. I'm inclined towards result oriented approach.

Subjects
  • Urdu
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (£25 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (£25 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (£30 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (£30 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (£30 p.h.)
  • Physics
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (£25 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (£25 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (£30 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (£30 p.h.)

  • Maths
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (£25 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (£25 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (£30 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (£30 p.h.)
  • Electronics
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (£25 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (£25 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (£30 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (£30 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (£35 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (£30 p.h.)

  • Computer Studies / I.T.
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (£25 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (£25 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (£30 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (£30 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (£35 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (£30 p.h.)

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Daniel (Mr)
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Subjects: Philosophy / Critical Thinking  
Availability: Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: From their home / Online
Info: Hi I'm Dan. Let me tell you why I should be your tutor. I've been teaching for over four years now and have helped students of all ages from across the world. Most of the time I teach philosophy, but I also have experience and competencies in othe ...
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Personal Description:
Hi I'm Dan. Let me tell you why I should be your tutor.

I've been teaching for over four years now and have helped students of all ages from across the world. Most of the time I teach philosophy, but I also have experience and competencies in other areas. I worked for a year in an academy in the south of Spain and have taught hundreds of private tutorials, both online and in person.

My students tell me I am very good at making things accessible. My lessons are fun and engaging, the most rewarding moments being when a student tells me I'm wrong (it's seems to happen more as time goes on - a good or bad sign?!). I've worked with a lot of people with exams specifically in mind - going over course material, working on exam technique, practising essay questions - but I've also had a lot of students who have come to me for help with things they are interested in learning for purely personal reasons. Of course my favourite students are the ones I get to keep for a long period, develop a strong relationship with, and see develop as the months pass. I will have you reciting Wittgenstein in no time!

In my other life I'm an MA student. I've had a number of my own papers published (some links below). I have first-class honours at BA and was previously an editor of an international undergraduate philosophy journal. I'm quite good at writing and improving essays, and I don't mind sharing a few trade secrets…

Teaching Experience:

Please see above.

Tutoring Approach:

Please see above.

Subjects
  • Philosophy / Critical Thinking
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (£30 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (£30 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (£30 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (£30 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (£30 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (£30 p.h.)

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Yusuf (Mr)
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Subjects: Maths  |  Physics  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (evenings)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home / Online
Info: I am a third year mechanical engineering student in Robert Gordon Unversity, Aberdeen. I did my IGCSE's and A/AS Levels back in Bahrain. I have always been a hard working student and top scoring student in my high school particularly in Maths and Phy ...
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Personal Description:
I am a third year mechanical engineering student in Robert Gordon Unversity, Aberdeen. I did my IGCSE's and A/AS Levels back in Bahrain. I have always been a hard working student and top scoring student in my high school particularly in Maths and Physics. Because of my interest and knolwedge in Maths/Physics, I want to help other students who struggle with Maths/Physics and help them achieve good grades like I did back at high school and university. I truly believe that I have the capability to help many others achieve their full potential.

Teaching Experience:

I have mostly given lessons to specific people whom my family knew who struggled with maths/physics. Most of them were middle school and high school students who wanted my help because of my good performance at high school. I have taught approximately 5 people before.
Most of these students passed their exams and improved dramatically from what they got before. Their grades were improved to either A or Bs.

Tutoring Approach:

My lesson structure follows the format:
1. Overview of full lessons in depth through text books and my notes
2. Youtube videos for further explanation of lessons
3. Example question practice
4. Past paper practice
My main aim is to help students who struggle with maths/physics by overcoming their mistakes and help them reach their full potential. As a tutor, I will provide them all of my knowledge and skills that helped me gain 3 A* in my A Levels. I will teach my students all of my past mistakes and how I overcame them in order to reach my full potential in Maths and Physics.

Subjects
  • Maths
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (£9 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (£9 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (£12 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (£15 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (£20 p.h.)
  • Physics
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (£9 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (£9 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (£12 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (£15 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (£20 p.h.)


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Hari (Ms)
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Subjects: Entrance Exams  |  Special Needs  |  Reading & Writing skills  |  History  |  English  |  English (Foreign Language)  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / Online
Info: I am a patient, friendly and enthusiastic BA/MA History graduate with a background in teaching and archives/museums. My subject strengths are: History, English Literature and English Language. I specialise in: improving literacy and academic wri ...
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Personal Description:
I am a patient, friendly and enthusiastic BA/MA History graduate with a background in teaching and archives/museums.

My subject strengths are: History, English Literature and English Language.
I specialise in: improving literacy and academic writing skills, Teaching English as a Foreign Language (TEFL) and English as a Second Language (ESL), preparing for IELTS testing, coaching for exams/interviews and supporting students with special educational needs.

I have a History BA from Bristol University (First, 2008) and an Africa/Asia History MA from SOAS (Merit, 2011). For my MA I specialised in Chinese history. I am also a qualified Archivist (PG-Cert., 2:1, Dundee University, 2015).

I am passionate about history, languages, and arts. At school I studied Welsh, French and German and I have been learning Mandarin since 2010. I understand what it is like to study another language!

I have just moved to Leeds from Taiwan (May 2017) where I was a TEFL teacher and private English tutor.

Teaching Experience:

My teaching background spans 13 years. As a teaching assistant in mainstream schools (London and Bristol) I taught students with specific educational needs, such as ESL or dyslexia.
I have taught in residential schools for students with complex difficulties, including severe autism or Down's Syndrome.
I have mentored students with poor literacy skills and a background of truancy in order to build their confidence and motivate them to enjoy learning.

As a TEFL teacher I have taught English to children (3-18 years) and adults in India, China and Taiwan. I have taught one-to-one classes, and classes with between 2-25 students.
In Taiwan and China I privately tutored preparatory skills for IELTS (an international English proficiency test), business English and academic writing skills (e.g. dissertation and thesis writing). I coached one undergraduate preparing to study an MA in English Literature in the UK.

Tutoring Approach:

As a child my family moved a lot and I went to many types of schools: state, private, bilingual, Steiner, Montessori, single sex and co-educational, so I am familiar with different teaching styles.

I work hard to enable my students to reach their learning goals and feel motivated to continue learning. I quickly find out each individual's learning needs, likes and dislikes so they will feel comfortable in our lessons and inspired to progress.

I am very flexible and willing to tailor our lessons to my students' preferred learning methods: I am able to adjust the structure, level and content of our lessons.

I inspire my students to believe in themselves and push themselves forward whatever their pace.

Subjects
  • Entrance Exams
  • 11+ (secondary) (£25 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (£25 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (£25 p.h.)
  • Special Needs
  • 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.)

  • Reading & Writing skills
  • 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.)
  • History
  • 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.)

  • English
  • 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.)
  • English (Foreign Language)
  • 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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