Bramdean Tutors & Bramdean Tuition


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Paul (Mr)
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Subjects: Music  |  Business Related  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / Online
Info: I am a professional Music and Business Tutor specialising in 1 to 1 tuition or to small groups ...
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Personal Description:
I am a professional Music and Business Tutor specialising in 1 to 1 tuition or to small groups

Teaching Experience:

I have taught at a Corporate level (Bank of New York & Rathbones) and continue to teach Finance to the Military (currently specialising in Administration)
I have also taught business at Liverpool Community College (Business Administration) to large classes
I regularly teach to private students (bass Guitar, Music Theory and Guitar).

Tutoring Approach:

I have a vast experience in delivering learning to all levels and am able to adapt my approach to suit the target audience on demand.

Subjects
  • Music
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (£13 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (£15 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (£17 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (£20 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (£20 p.h.)
  • Business Related
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (£25 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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Joanne (Mrs)
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Subjects: Reading & Writing skills  |  Study Skills  |  English  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (evenings)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home / Online
Info: I am 44 years old and have been teaching for 15 years. Currently I teach at a College in Lancashire, and have experience teaching in Adult Education, secondary schools and undergraduates. I have a First-Class BA (Honours) degree in English Literat ...
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Personal Description:
I am 44 years old and have been teaching for 15 years. Currently I teach at a College in Lancashire, and have experience teaching in Adult Education, secondary schools and undergraduates. I have a First-Class BA (Honours) degree in English Literature and Language, a Masters Degree in Literature and a Masters Degree in Teaching and Learning . I am happy to tutor Key Stage 4 and 5 students, undergraduates and adult learners. I can tutor both in my home and the home of the tutee. Additionally, I am happy to tutor online.

Teaching Experience:

My main responsibilities have been as Head of English, teaching secondary school students at Key Stages 3,4 and 5. Currently I am responsible for Teacher Education and Access to HE, and teach Access to HE, A Level and GCSE English. I have also successfully tutored students sitting LNAT entrance exams (for Law Degree applicants).

In addition to my teaching experience, I am also an Examiner for Edexcel A-Level; this role includes marking scripts for the A2 exam in English Language and Literature, and attending ongoing standardisation meetings. I also mark the GCSE Literature Poetry exam paper, and am a moderator for GCSE Speaking & Listening controlled assessments.

Tutoring Approach:

I offer private tuition in English Language and Literature, and my approach is friendly and relaxed - my main aim is to ensure that my tutees enjoy their learning experience and get pleasure from developing their understanding of Literature and the English Language.

Subjects
  • Reading & Writing skills
  • GCSE or Standards (£32 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (£35 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (£40 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (£40 p.h.)
  • Study Skills
  • GCSE or Standards (£32 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (£35 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (£40 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (£40 p.h.)

  • English
  • GCSE or Standards (£35 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (£38 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (£40 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (£40 p.h.)

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Luke (Mr)
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Subjects: Law  |  Entrance Exams  |  English (Foreign Language)  |  Maths  |  History  |  English  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home / Online
Info: --- October Offer --- First Lesson 50% off! --- substantial discounts available for block bookings --- ***THE ONLY TUTOR IN LONDON TO GUARANTEE AN IMPROVEMENT IN RESULTS*** (100% success/pass rate in 2014/2015/2016) AN EXPERIENCED AND FULLY-Q ...
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--- October Offer --- First Lesson 50% off! --- substantial discounts available for block bookings ---

***THE ONLY TUTOR IN LONDON TO GUARANTEE AN IMPROVEMENT IN RESULTS***
(100% success/pass rate in 2014/2015/2016)

AN EXPERIENCED AND FULLY-QUALIFIED TEACHER, HEAD OF DEPARTMENT, TRAINEE-BARRISTER AND AWARD-WINNING INTERNATIONAL "SUPER TUTOR." A PROFESSIONAL TUTOR OF THE HIGHEST ORDER WITH THOUSANDS OF HOURS OF EXPERIENCE WORKING WITH ROYALTY, A-LIST CELEBRITIES AND PROFESSIONALS. EXCLUSIVE ACCESS TO LINCOLN'S INN DINING AND EDUCATIONAL EVENTS.

Recent Testimonials (2016)

"Highly Recommended" - Kuwaiti Royal Family

"First and foremost - Luke is a teacher. I think this is what gives him the edge over so many top tutors we have used from agencies before. He concentrates on learning style and is so exam focused - he cuts out the unnecessary and stresses the fundamental. He is brilliant with children (10) and (13)" - Mrs Young (London)

"Luke tutored me through my GCSE's, A-levels and the first 2 years of my law degree. I have passed his details on to all of my friends and family they all agree he is the very best tutor. I couldn't have done it without him. He has an excellent reputation particularly within the arab community in London and I would personally recommend him" - Mr Sharbatly (London)

"Luke is in a class of his own and a fantastic role model" - Mr Dubov (former co-owner of Portsmouth F.C)

"Luke tutored me 4 resits over Christmas even working with me Christmas Eve and Boxing Day and I passed them all. This saved my degree and probably over £100,000 in associated costs!" - Ms Li (London)

"Luke was a superb asset in preparing our son for Common Entrance. Offers from both St Pauls and Whitgift. He comes with our highest recommendation." - Mr Allen (London)

ENTIRE DISCRETION ASSURED.

Experience of tutoring families from: UK, Luxembourg, Singapore, Brunie, Norway, Switzerland, Hong Kong, Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, Austria, San Marino, Russia, Germany, Taiwan, Bermuda, Liechenstein, Isle of Man, Malta, Nigeria, Cyprus, UAE, Jersey, China, Japan, Estonia, Portugal, France, British Virgin Islands, Belgium, Seychelles and South Korea! CURRENTLY TUTORING VIA SKYPE TO KUWAIT, RUSSIA, CHINA, DUBAI AND QATAR

PROVEN TRACK RECORD OF SUPPORTING LLB, LLM, LPC AND BPTC STUDENTS WITH EXAM PREPARATION AND COURSEWORK TO THE HIGHEST STANDARDS.

COMMON ENTRANCE SPECIALIST.

EXTENSIVE EXPERIENCE OF TUTORING AND SUPPORTING STUDENTS WITH LEARNING DIFFICULTIES.

- Extensive experience of tutoring state and top public school students of all ages and working confidentially within high net worth families. I tutor the full curriculum up to age 16. Select subjects up to Adult.

- Happy to consider both domestic and international live in/live out personal tutor/governor positions
- Vast experience assisting with Degree Level Law coursework and essays - don't waste your time or money elsewhere!

SO WHY CHOOSE ME?

***100% Exam Success Rate for all my tutees over the past 3 years who followed the recommended tuition course ***
*** I can receive up to 3 tuition requests a DAY - many families often block book me for 6 months to a year at a time and for one family I even tutored their son over GCSE, AS Level and A Levels (3 years!) ***
*** Thousands of hours of private tuition experience***
*** Experience of working within hundreds of families including English and International (i.e. Russian, American, Chinese, Kuwaiti)
*** A truly engaging, interesting and charismatic tutor ***
*** Personal commendation from the Minister for Education for services to education (2014) ***
*** PGCE from the highest rated teacher training provider ***
***Real Parent testimonials and references available ***
*** Former Teacher and Head of Department in a Surrey VI From College ***
*** Over 10 Years Private Tuition Experience ***
*** Full and Enchanced CRB check ***
*** Based in Central London ***

AND MOST IMPORTANTLY

YOU HAVE ALREADY INVESTED HUNDREDS OF THOUSANDS OF POUNDS IN YOUR CHILDREN. YOU WANT THEM TO BE THE LEADERS OF TOMORROW. THEY DESERVE THE BEST. SO WHY PUT YOUR CHILDREN'S FUTURE INTO THE HANDS OF AN UNKNOWN, UNQUALIFIED, AND UNPROVEN ENTITY?! MY RESULTS SPEAK FOR THEMSELVES (AS DO MY MANY REFERENCES!) I TAKE THE HASSLE AND WORRY OUT OF TUITION AND GUARANTEE YOU THE RESULTS AND TOTAL PEACE OF MIND THAT COME WITH THEM!

SO GET IT RIGHT FIRST TIME AND MESSAGE ME TODAY :)

Tutoring Availability - 7 Days a week.

***Currently Availability as of 01/03/2015***

Please enquire.

Recent Testimonials (2014/2015):

"Luke isn't cheap by any stretch of the imagination but I can honestly say he is worth every penny! Frankly, before we were paying £130 an hour using a top London tutor agency and I was more than happy to deal directly with Luke - Very impressed by his level of professionalism and expertise. Results exceeded all expectations" Mr Dubov (General Curriculum 8-13) 2015

"When you employ Luke, rest assured you are employing the best. This peace of mind alone is worth paying for. I would get full answers to my law essay questions within about 10 minutes. Any day of the week, any time of day. Phenomenal service. Luke helped me complete two essays in two weeks - First class!" Mr Leslie, (Degree Level Law) 2015

"I'm so happy that I chose Luke to assist with my Law Coursework, I had also asked someone else to do it (£20 ph) and when their essay arrived the day before due date it was complete jibberish!! It would have definitely been a fail and I was in a complete panic. Luke saved the day and was professional and helpful throughout. I guess you get what you pay for! I will definitely be using you again! Miss Latif (Degree Level Law) 2014

"Thank you for your help on both the Tort and EU Coursework! I definitely have struggled with EU law but your comments are teaching me how to really evaluate my work." Mr Shah (Degree Level Law) 2014

"We feel that, thanks to you, both sons are up to speed with Maths now" Mr. Salter (GCSE Maths) 2014

"Thank you for all your support in the months you've been tutoring our son. It has been quite a journey !! We couldn't have done it without you" Mrs. Aylen (GCSE Maths) 2014

"Thanks to your help our son has turned around all his results and is now off report card too! We can't thank you enough!" Mrs. Mayne (Year 8/9 GCSE Maths and English) 2014

"We just got the exam results - I'll be hitting the vino tonight! I might even stretch to a bottle of champers!" Mr and Mrs Webb (GCSE Maths, GCSE Business Studies, GCSE R.E) 2014

"Many thanks for all your help - Our daughter's maths has come on leaps and bounds" - Mr and Mrs Wright (GCSE Maths) 2014

"Without your help - I wouldn't have passed my first year of my Law Degree - thank you so much!!!!" - Mr Alkaabi (Degree Level Law and English Language) 2014

Facts about tuition:

Your children's education is the one thing you should never settle for second best with, and with recent figures showing 40% of London student's having received Private Tuition at some point in the past - it is imperative you give your children the best chance in life by employing the best tutors.

I am not a part-time student, I am not a part-time graduate or even a part-time professional offering tutoring services. I am a qualified teacher heading up a Law Department in a Surrey Sixth Form College, and teach every day. Therefore I know the syllabus inside out, what the examiner expects, and the pedagogy of how student's learn most effectively. My prices reflect the Stirling and first-class standard of tuition offered.

My rates reflect results. I guarantee an improvement in grade and performance (sometimes evident after just several sessions.) My approach to tuition is very exam focused - especially when close to exams or resits. I don't waste time working through a chunky textbook - I work through past papers with students so they know what to expect, how to prepare, and how to get the most marks possible.

But actions speak louder than words:

One GCSE student joined me working at GCSE Mathematics Grade D/E, he hated maths and was dropping through his sets. Within only a few weeks he had jumped up a grade and by the end of the month he was achieving solid C's. Now 3 months on he is consistently achieving at GCSE grade B (and is now sitting GCSE Higher paper), he is top of his class, and realistically he will be aiming for grade A/A* in the Summer.

Another student joined me at the end of 2012. He was privately educated and was on the border of exclusion, his grades were also extremely low. Within only a month this student was off his report card, and his teachers had noticed a change in attitude and performance. Only a week ago, his report showed clear improvements across the board in both effort and achievement, and his core subjects showed a massive turn around. Behaviour had improved also.

Another student was working at GCSE Mathematics Grade D/E and he required a C in mathematics in order to get onto his College Course. The student had attended extra revision classes and had also been privately tutored but there was no significant change in his results with only 6 weeks until his exams. I tutored this student over the remaining 6 weeks. I focused on exam technique and actual specific exam content and the Student received his Grade C (Highest mark possible on Foundation paper) and was consequently accepted onto his course.

Another Privately educated student was on the Dyslexic spectrum and was struggling to meet the gateway grade C in his Mathematics GCSE. The parents had spent extensive amounts of money on private tuition and the school had put on many extra revision sessions - all to no avail. Within the first tuition slot, I had quickly relaised that the conventional teaching methods were having absolutely no effect. I had to customise my approach and actually found that getting the student to draw out the problems was the only way he could understand and remember them. Over a very short period of time (every Saturday for 5 weeks) the student easily hit the required standard and passed his GCSE maths with no issues.

Now about me:

I graduated from Nottingham Law School with a 1st Class Law Degree. My life in academia is solid: I have been a member of the "National Academy for Gifted and Talented Youth" since the age of 11; achieved 11 GCSE's (inc. A* English Literature, A* English Language A* Mathematics A*A* Science) of which my English Literature GCSE Exam mark was amongst one of the top 5 marks Nationwide; achieved 5 AS Levels and 3 A Levels (AAA) to which my marks in English Literature and History were full marks. I am a motivational, electric and honest individual, who strives to achieve the best in both myself and those around me.

Furthermore, I always aim to be a positive role model in addition to tutor.

*For all tutees who undergo initial assessment and follow the recommended course of tuition.

Teaching Experience:

I am currently teaching A-Level Law, Business and Functional Skills (English and Maths GCSE) ,at a Surrey VI Form College. I am also head of the Law Department. This means I also have a current and enhanced CRB check. My past tutoring experience is extensive and spans over 7 years. My experience derives from the many sessions of private tuition I have provided over the years, tutoring at Degree level and predominantly GCSE level (mainly mathematics and English.)

For example, at the moment I am tutoring two brothers (State School) KS3/KS4/GCSE Mathematics who are in year 10 and 8 respectively. I also mentor and tutor a year 8 boy (Whitgift Private School) across the whole syllabus. The year 10 tutee jumped from achieving a grade D/E in the foundation Maths Paper to achieving 100% on the Foundation Papers (a Grade C) and later achieving a grade B in his intermediate Maths Paper (within 3 months.) We aim to achieve an A* on the higher paper for his actual exam. The Whitgift educated tutee was originally tutored 2 hours a week (originally intended for one month) but after clear improvements across the board (both academic and behavioural) this was doubled to 4 hours a week and has continued indefinitely.

Taking into account all my past (7 years worth) and present tutees - I have taught both genders at every age (8 - 18) across all my subject specialisms. This gives me extensive private tuition experience. This comes at a premium in our profession, and is generally more valued than even the most impressive educational background or academic achievements.

My most recent degree level tutee (mature student) describes me as providing a "unique, interesting and intuitive tutoring experience" and assures me from her experience that a tutor in the very heart of academia is all the more useful to a tutee than an old Cambridge professor completely out of touch with a modern syllabus. I also recently tutored and mentored a Saudi Prince through the first year of his Law Degree at Nottingham Law School and he stated he couldn't have done this "without me." I am used to teaching students who have English as a second language, students with learning difficulties (ADHD, Dyslexia) and also Gifted and Talented student.

Tutoring Approach:

I have a modern and pragmatic approach to academia, having recently left University, higher and secondary education. My understanding of what a pupil is "going through" makes my style of teaching all the more useful, as a good rapport between pupil and student will be built. Furthermore, my extensive revision material is the latest and the best. This is due to the fact my resources are second to none.

With regards to Degree level Law - I am happy to assist in any particular areas of difficulty that may span exam preparation or coursework. I am also happy to read through the latter and make recommendations. Having competed in several Nationally esteemed mooting competitions this is an area where I feel my tutoring excels.

I feel it is essential for both tutee and parent to see tangible results from tuition. My approach is very exam based, primarily as I feel it is the best way to learn, and that it increases exam confidence, but also that it offers a medium whereby improvements can be gauged. All my students have shown significant improvements and I operate on a 100% pass rate. I feel every student is capable of achieving full marks, and with the right structured approach and effort - they can and will be achieved.

N.B Resources, Travel etc included in fee.

Subjects
  • Law
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (£100 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (£100 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (£100 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (£100 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (£100 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (£100 p.h.)
  • Entrance Exams
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (£100 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (£100 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (£100 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (£100 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (£100 p.h.)

  • English (Foreign Language)
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (£100 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (£100 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (£100 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (£100 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (£100 p.h.)
  • Maths
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (£100 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (£100 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (£100 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (£100 p.h.)

  • History
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (£100 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (£100 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (£100 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (£100 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (£100 p.h.)
  • English
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (£100 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (£100 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (£100 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (£100 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (£100 p.h.)


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Alejandro (Mr)
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Subjects: Spanish  
Availability: Weekdays (evenings)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home / Online
Info: I am a well experienced native Teacher of Spanish, able to teach any level or age range. I have two language teaching degrees, one of them specifically for teaching Spanish as a Foreign Language. I am also a very enthusiastic person and very passiona ...
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Personal Description:
I am a well experienced native Teacher of Spanish, able to teach any level or age range. I have two language teaching degrees, one of them specifically for teaching Spanish as a Foreign Language. I am also a very enthusiastic person and very passionate about my job.

Teaching Experience:

I have been teaching since 1999 in Spain, Wales, England and Israel. I have had students from 2 to 72 years old and I have experience in Primary, Secondary (GCSE, IGCSE and A Level), Business and Higher Education (Menéndez Pelayo International University in Santander, one of the most famous Spanish Universities regarding Teaching Spanish as a Foreign Language.)

My students usually get fantastic grades. This year one of my GCSE students got an award for attainment, she got full marks in her GCSE Spanish exams, top of her school.

Tutoring Approach:

Communicative approach. I try to make my students talk in Spanish as much as I can, as this is how to make the most of every lesson. The best way of learning a language is using it. To propitiate this I try to build a relaxed atmosphere where the students are not afraid of trying to use what they are learning.

I also teach the Spanish Language via our culture, by for example learning about our most famous festivals, our history or our customs. I even teach about our food....and how to make some of our most popular dishes like paella or tortilla española....by actually making them!

Some of other activities you can find in my lessons include singing, watching videos, drama, games, etc...The whole point is to make every lesson interesting and entertaining.

Subjects
  • Spanish
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (£30 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (£35 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (£35 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (£35 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (£37 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (£35 p.h.)

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Balendran (Mr)
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Subjects: Physics  |  Maths  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: From their home / Online
Info: I currently work as a lecturer at a Private College. I have double degrees; BEng (Hons) from City University and MSc (Oxon) from the University of Oxford. I have several years private tutoring experience to school children, especially for GCSE and 11 ...
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Personal Description:
I currently work as a lecturer at a Private College. I have double degrees; BEng (Hons) from City University and MSc (Oxon) from the University of Oxford. I have several years private tutoring experience to school children, especially for GCSE and 11+. I have helped prepare pupils for the maths part of 11+ entrance test for grammar and private schools.

Teaching Experience:

I have several years experience in teaching Maths and Physics for GCSE 11+ students.
I currently teach tuition classes for 11+ and GCSE.

Tutoring Approach:

I adapt various teaching methods tailored to each individual pupil. I am a very a passionate and enthusiastic teacher.

I believe that exam practice is fundamental for success, thus I provide practice in answering past paper and mock exam questions to boost pupils knowledge and confidence.

Subjects
  • Physics
  • GCSE or Standards (£20 p.h.)
  • Maths
  • 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.)


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Cathy (Miss)
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Subjects: Drama  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (evenings)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home
Info: I am a working, professional actor with a great deal of stage and screen acting experience. I graduated from Bretton Hall with a 2:1 in Theatre Acting and also trained at Drama Studio London, an accredited school, where I was also the recipient of ...
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Personal Description:
I am a working, professional actor with a great deal of stage and screen acting experience.

I graduated from Bretton Hall with a 2:1 in Theatre Acting and also trained at Drama Studio London, an accredited school, where I was also the recipient of the Peter Howitt Scholarship.

Teaching Experience:

I have experience of directing and also working as a tutor and Learning Support Assistant in an school environment and I hold a full, current CRB certificate.

I also worked for Leeds Drama Workshops for a number of years, where I coached children taking their Guilhall group exams.

Tutoring Approach:

I look at both the practical and academic side of drama, explorling practitioners, use of the voice, the meaning of the language and giving the actor the confidence to be themselves, first and foremost.

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

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Julia (Mrs)
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Subjects: Russian  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home / Online
Info: What makes my classes the best option to learn Russian? - You will acquire Russian naturally in a fun and stress-free learning atmosphere. - You will be learning with a native speaker. - You will make progress every single lesson without excepti ...
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Personal Description:
What makes my classes the best option to learn Russian?

- You will acquire Russian naturally in a fun and stress-free learning atmosphere.
- You will be learning with a native speaker.
- You will make progress every single lesson without exception! My lessons are result focussed and highly engaging.
- You will save time by learning from the most effective language acquisition techniques.
- You will have an online access to your individualised lessons materials via your personal Moodle account enabling you to learn anywhere anytime.
- You may choose to take classes according to your needs.
- No obligation initial consultation.

My classes are for

- Adults, Business and Travel
- Children of Russian heritage or working towards a qualification

My lessons for children are based around
- developing your child's speech, reading and writing,
- improving his comprehension
- building her Russian vocabulary to the "educated" standard,
- learning about Russian culture and history
- working on language intereferance and language code switching.
In my teaching children I use proven methods and stragegies developed in American and German schools specifically for biligual children, as well as materials created by a very talented Olga Soboleva.

Teaching Experience:

Teaching adults and children both at prep school and privately.

Tutoring Approach:

As Stephen Krashen puts it, "Simply being a native speaker of a language does not in of itself qualify one as a teacher of that language. Conscious and extensive knowledge of grammar does not make one a language teacher either. Rather, the defining characteristic of a good teacher is someone who can make input comprehensible to a non-native speaker, regardless of his or her level of competence in the target language."

Your primary goal as a student is to learn a language. In that regard my primary job as a tutor is to guarantee the effectiveness of your learning process in relation to your needs and expectations.

How do I achieve that? First and most importantly by combining the right set of tools in my teaching repertoire:

- TPRS - Teaching Proficiency through Reading and Storytelling - is at the core of my methodology.

Traditionally there has been a prejudiced view that only certain people can 'do' languages. That only smart students can become proficient and that only the really smart can move on to advanced study. TPRS has demonstrated that the vast majority of students can achieve high levels of success at all levels of foreign language study, and that acquiring a second language isn't nearly as difficult as we teachers sometimes make it. TPRS is making particular headway in language classrooms across the US and considerable research has been done and published on its efficacy.

TPRS works because it is brain-friendly and multi-sensory methodology, fitting the needs of various learning styles. Students develop a real "ear for the language," learning to listen and respond to what sounds right.

- Teaching grammar in meaningful context from day one
The focus is first and foremost on the message, with realistic expectations (level-appropriate) for grammatical accuracy. My philosophy is that of John DeMado: "Linguistic accuracy is a destination, not a point of departure." My way of teaching grammar is based on usefulness, frequency of use and level appropriateness.

- Tremendous amount of Comprehensible Input.

This approach supports the language acquisition theory by Stephen Krashen, who says: "We acquire language in only one way, when we understand messages, that is when we obtain comprehensible input."

- Reading as a major component of learning process.

In his book, The Power of Reading: Insights into the Research, 2nd edition, (p. 37) Stephen Krashen states, "Studies showing that reading enhances literacy development lead to what should be an uncontroversial conclusion: Reading is good for you. The research, however, supports a stronger conclusion: Reading is the only way we become good readers, develop good writing style, an adequate vocabulary, advanced grammatical competence, and the only way we become good spellers."

- Teaching Russian to heritage speakers as a language arts/social science.

What students say:

"As a language teacher myself, I was very particular about the kind of Russian lessons I wanted: communicative, engaging, learning through interaction. I didn't want to get bogged down in grammar but instead to focus on useful vocabulary and phrases I could actually use in Moscow during my regular visits. Julia's lessons have fitted this brief perfectly. Even in our first lesson, I was using Russian to interact in a very simple way, which gave me a huge confidence boost. Julia got to know me well in the initial lesson and then tailored all our classes to my interests and daily activities, making the lessons really relevant and interesting. I initially explained to Julia that I could only do 20 minutes homework a day while commuting into work. She therefore provided vocabulary flashcards I could use on the train to maximise this time. The whole service is bespoke! Julia is a patient, encouraging and engaging teacher "
I would highly recommend her lessons." Sarah, Surbiton

"I took about 5 months of private lessons with Julia, in preparation for a long motorcycle trip around Northern and Central Asia. Although I had been learning a bit of Russian a few years back, I had forgotten everything. In 5 months I went from not speaking any Russian to be able to speak simple sentences, ask questions, explain situations, and feel confident that I can find my way round in any situation that may arise through the trip. Julia impressed me by her enthusiasm, by how much research, effort and preparation she put in, to design the lessons to fit my specific needs, for this journey. I definitely would recommend her to my friends and anyone who wants to learn Russian fast and efficiently." Maria, New Malden

Subjects
  • Russian
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (£25 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (£25 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (£30 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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Lauren (Miss)
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Subjects: Biology  |  Entrance Exams  |  Maths  |  Medicine  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (evenings)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home / Online
Info: Hi, my name is Lauren and I am 23 years old. I am currently undertaking my clinical training as a third year medical student via the Graduate Entry Programme at Imperial College London. Prior to this I read Natural Sciences at University of Cambridge ...
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Personal Description:
Hi, my name is Lauren and I am 23 years old. I am currently undertaking my clinical training as a third year medical student via the Graduate Entry Programme at Imperial College London. Prior to this I read Natural Sciences at University of Cambridge with an interest in a range of biological topics including biology of cells, physiology, pathology and history & ethics of medicine.

I have always been a hardworking and conscientious student but more importantly I have made an effort to adapt and improve my approach to learning to meet the increasing demands that school and university brings. I would love to use my experiences to help other students work towards and achieve their goals, and pass on the studying skills I have found so helpful.

During my time at Cambridge I found the small-group-based supervisions to be the best way to test my own understanding of a topic and a great opportunity to seek answers to questions that had not been raised during class. This is why I believe tutoring is one of the most effective ways for a student to enhance their own education. Furthermore having been a supervisee myself I understand the qualities that are sought in a tutor. The supervisors I most admired were those that were approachable, patient and knowledgeable; qualities I strive to embody in my own tutoring.

Teaching Experience:

I have many years of experience providing guidance, support and advice to students over a wide age range both in academic and extra-curricular settings.

During sixth form I was a senior student for the mathematics department tutoring students in year 7-9 at lunchtimes, in particular guiding them through assignments they had been unable to complete in class and taking the time to revisit topics they had found more challenging. I was also elected to be a prefect responsible for overseeing the welfare of a year 9 form throughout the academic year.

Whilst at Cambridge I took part in an e-monitoring scheme where I provided advice and guidance to a sixth form student applying to university from an access-targeted school. I also became a 'college parent' to three students in the year below whom I provided support to in their studies and general advice about university life.

More recently at Imperial I have volunteered with the 'Teddy Bear Hospital Scheme' helping to run interactive and fun workshops at local primary schools to educate children about the importance of health and challenge their fear of doctors. I also continue to help my five younger siblings with their homework and exam preparation, feeling a great sense of pride as I have watched each of them progress from primary to secondary school.

I am very excited to tutor students in the areas of mathematics and science, as well as help with university applications and entrance exams (UKCAT average = 790).

Tutoring Approach:

I believe that the best approach to tutoring is to work in partnership with the tutee in an environment that we both feel comfortable, ensuring an interactive and engaging session.

The teaching methods used will be adapted to every tutee, catering to the individual differences in learning approaches and pace. These could range from working through practice questions to test a tutee's knowledge, using diagrams to explain difficult concepts, to having an open and two-way discussion about a topic of interest. I would explore these specifics prior to and during the first session so that I could appreciate the needs of the tutee. In later sessions we can review the approach used and make changes if both the tutee and I feel this would be beneficial.

Whether a tutee is looking to understand the basics of topic they are struggling with or wanting to push themselves to excel in areas they are interested in I believe everyone can reach their potential and that is what I set out to do through my tutoring.

Subjects
  • Biology
  • 11+ (secondary) (£30 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (£35 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (£35 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (£40 p.h.)
  • Entrance Exams
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (£25 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (£35 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (£40 p.h.)

  • Maths
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (£25 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (£30 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (£35 p.h.)
  • Medicine
  • A-Level or Highers (£35 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (£40 p.h.)


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Randika (Mr)
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Subjects: Photography  |  Physics  |  Maths  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (evenings)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / Online
Info: I'm a Mechanical Engineer by profession and worked as a Senior Manufacturing & Industrial Engineer (Assistant Manager) at TOSHIBA PTE LTD, Singapore for more than 4 years. Currently I read for my PhD in Mechanical Engineering at Glasgow Caledonian Un ...
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Personal Description:
I'm a Mechanical Engineer by profession and worked as a Senior Manufacturing & Industrial Engineer (Assistant Manager) at TOSHIBA PTE LTD, Singapore for more than 4 years. Currently I read for my PhD in Mechanical Engineering at Glasgow Caledonian University.

Teaching Experience:

I've excelled teaching and training staff from wide range of ethnic backgrounds (China, Malaysia, Singapore, Indonesia, Brazil, Japan, Philippine, India, Bangladesh & Etc) under my supervision at TOSHIBA. Further I have excellent knowledge in Mathematics, Physics, Manufacturing Engineering, Industrial Engineering and Photography, and willing to extend my knowledge and support students who are eager to learn. At the moment I'm tutoring Mathematics and Integrated Engineering Applications to engineering undergraduates at Glasgow Caledonian University on part time basis.

Tutoring Approach:

Very friendly and flexible person who uses practical and more interactive approach in teaching.

PS: If necessary a professional DSLR camera would be provided during classes in order to give hands-on experience to the student.

Subjects
  • Photography
  • GCSE or Standards (£25 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (£25 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (£25 p.h.)
  • Physics
  • GCSE or Standards (£20 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (£20 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (£25 p.h.)

  • Maths
  • GCSE or Standards (£20 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (£20 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (£25 p.h.)

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Michael (Mr)
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Subjects: English  |  History  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / Online
Info: Hello. I am a teacher with an MA in History, an MA in Creative Writing and a degree in Politics and History. I am also a published playwright and poet. I have been teaching part time in an English department at a University for the last four years as ...
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Personal Description:
Hello. I am a teacher with an MA in History, an MA in Creative Writing and a degree in Politics and History. I am also a published playwright and poet. I have been teaching part time in an English department at a University for the last four years as well as working as a private tutor. Prior to that I was a writer in residence in a young offenders institution using creative writing and drama to improve the literacy, thinking and behaviour of young prisoners. In 2014 I ran writing and drama workshops in a women's prison in New Zealand. I have worked widely in youth theatre and have written a popular text book on creative writing. My drama has been produced on stage and radio in the UK, Australia and most recently the US. I've also directed for theatre, most recently at Watford Palace Theatre. As well as a teacher, I have been a youth justice worker and a careers adviser. You can find out more about my work at website and blog.

Teaching Experience:

During the last academic year (2014 - 2015) I successfully tutored a local A level History student. This academic year (2015 -2016) I have tutored A level and GCSE English and am currently tutoring two GCSE History students. For the last two years I have taught creative writing (poetry, drama, short fiction) part time at Sheffield Hallam University; from 2012-2014, poetry at Edge Hill University. I have also guest lectured in History and Criminology.

Tutoring Approach:

My approach is to initially assess my student's strengths and weaknesses. Then to break the learning curve down into key objectives or units. Then to set a realistic time frame to achieve set goals. Always in mind is the objective of achieving an eventual good pass in the subject. I tutor online using skype as well as in person.

Subjects
  • English
  • GCSE or Standards (£25 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (£25 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (£25 p.h.)
  • History
  • GCSE or Standards (£25 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (£25 p.h.)


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Kevin (Mr)
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Subjects: Chemistry  |  Physics  |  Maths  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home / Online
Info: I have been a teacher for many years having received my PGCE in 1992. Since that time I have worked in a variety of schools in the state and private sectors both in London and Oxfordshire. Teaching physics is a great privilege and pleasure having tau ...
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Personal Description:
I have been a teacher for many years having received my PGCE in 1992. Since that time I have worked in a variety of schools in the state and private sectors both in London and Oxfordshire. Teaching physics is a great privilege and pleasure having taught A Level physics for both OCR and Edexcel boards as well as GCSE and iGCSE physics and chemistry. I am currently in the process of creating an A-level OCR physics course for an Oxfordshire school which is both challenging and hugely rewarding as I know it will be used for the A-level students for years to come.

Here are a few testimonials of previous tuition:

From Martin 5/5: (A-Level Physics) Excellent!

We cannot praise Kevin enough. He has the rare combination of knowing his subject very thoroughly and able to communicate that knowledge in a way that immediately makes sense to the pupil. Plus he is clearly very enthusiastic about the subject and teaching others. Very inspirational.

Time keeping perfect. General manor, friendly and enthusiastic. You just know your child is going to enjoy the lesson and progress.

I have no doubt that our daughter will have improved her exam grades by at least a grade. Also her general interest and enthusiasm for the subject has improved.

Simon: 5/5 Our son is enjoying the sessions very much, Kevin has reinvigorated our son's enthusiasm for Physics and perfectly meets the mix of needs now; subject knowledge, teaching style, enthusiasm and targetted exam technique… brilliant!

Natasha: 5/5 Kevin tutored my son for maths and physics. He made the lessons interesting and fun and really helped him with the revision process. He was always prompt and cheerful. All in all, an inspiring teacher.

Siyu: 5/5 It's very useful for the exam. Thank you so much!.

Teaching Experience:

See below for my roles in different teaching posts in UK state and private schools:

Head of Physics: Plan, create and teach a new programme of study for the new A level OCR physics course. Management of A -Level practical assessment and teach :A-level (OCR course)

Physics Teacher: A-Level physics (Edexcel), iGCSE physics teaching (Edexcel) . Organise and supervise rowing outings, ergo and running training for rowing crews.

Physics Teacher: Responsible for co-ordination of IT over the three science departments. A-Level physics, GCSE physics and GCSE chemistry teaching. Design and upkeep of the physics department web site. Organise and supervise ergo and running training for J14 octuple crews as well train crews on the tide way twice a week (including Saturdays). Elected member of the staff committee negotiating the new salary scale commencing September 2001. NUT school representative.

Head of science: Implement changes post OFSTED inspection. Key Stage 4 co-ordination of the examination
schedule with departments and administration of internal and external examinations. Writing of all internal mock examinations. Implemented changes to KS4 course based on EDEXCEL science syllabus changes. Oversaw science course work moderation based on INSET each year concerning moderation techniques and course work marking. INSET training in the managing of a science department. Responsible for the setting of all year 10 and 11 science groups. Created and hosted IT training courses for science staff. Responsible for implementation of IT themes within the science programme of study from year 7 - 11. Class room and form room management.

First teaching post after P.G.C.E. qualification. Responsible for year 7-11 science groups. Worked with the head of department on GCSE practical work. Created new practical work for assessment. Taught top and bottom GCSE science groups with physics as a specialism. Participated in after school clubs including The America Club ( letter writing to pen pals), and The Music Society ( encouraging pupils to play musical instruments ).

Physics Teacher: During the Easter holidays I taught revision courses in A level physics and instructed candidates on good revision techniques. During the summer I worked for the administration department as a clerical officer as well as overseeing their ' social monitoring ' programme for the foreign language students.

Tutoring Approach:

I would use my experience in teaching to understand the specific problems the tutee has with the subject material and then work with them with appropriate materials and resources to overcome the areas of concern.

My experiences in schools range from organizing trips for science based activities and interests, accompanying pupils skiing as well as the world famous Magdalene College School choir to Europe and coaching rowing in London and Oxford schools for competitive events in London and Henley. I would use my experience with students to help develop a good working relationship.

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

  • Maths
  • 11+ (secondary) (£40 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (£40 p.h.)

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Debadrita (Miss)
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Subjects: Drama  |  Reading & Writing skills  |  History  |  Sociology  |  English (Foreign Language)  |  English  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / Online
Info: I am a PhD student pursuing research in the field of English Literature and Gender Studies. My interest lies in the field of English Literature as well as in the subjects History, Economics, Politics, Social Science and anthropology as some of them w ...
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Personal Description:
I am a PhD student pursuing research in the field of English Literature and Gender Studies. My interest lies in the field of English Literature as well as in the subjects History, Economics, Politics, Social Science and anthropology as some of them were my core modules in my BA and MA studies. I hope to pass on my enthusiasm for these subjects to my students as a tutor.

Teaching Experience:

Currently, I am teaching core modules in Critical Theory and Greek and English drama to undergraduate students at Cardiff University. I have passed with a high first class in my MA and a high second class in my BA in English Literature. During these years I have tutored a number of students both in school and degree levels teaching wide ranging subjects like English, Phonetics, History, Economics, Political Science among others. I have experience in teaching English, History and Sociology to KS3, GCSE and A level students for the past 2 years.

Tutoring Approach:

Through close analysis of texts and critical discussions I hope to build on my English and Humanities students a genuine love and regard for the subjects by virtue of a relaxed yet engaging teaching style.
I am available to teach on both weekends and weekdays.

Subjects
  • Drama
  • 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.)
  • Reading & Writing skills
  • 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.)

  • History
  • 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.)
  • Sociology
  • 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.)

  • English (Foreign Language)
  • A-Level or Highers (£20 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (£25 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (£25 p.h.)
  • English
  • 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.)


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