Coulsdon Tutors and Coulsdon Tuition


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Geraldine (Ms)
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Subjects: French  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you
Info: Personal Aims To teach oral and written communication skills in French To encourage enjoyment of the depths of French as a language and a culture I am happy to take on a broad range of teaching: adults, children, 1-1, classes, business French, cul ...
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Personal Description:
Personal Aims
To teach oral and written communication skills in French
To encourage enjoyment of the depths of French as a language and a culture
I am happy to take on a broad range of teaching: adults, children, 1-1, classes, business French, culture affairs, etc

Teaching Experience:

Career History
2008-2009
French Teacher in Oxford for different people in private One to one, in companies, in group for:
- The Oxfordshire County Council/Social and Community Services/Adult Learning in Oxford;
- Berlitz Languages School in Oxford and London;
- Cactus Languages for Abacus School in Oxford;
- The Oxford Tutorial College
- EF Languages School.

2005-2008
French Teacher in Paris in 1-1 and group to:
a) Adult or Children non French mother tongue speakers wishing to improve their French or begin learning
b) French mother tongue students in French Language
c) Any people who needs some advice regarding the use of the French Language

1998-2008
Trilingual Executive Assistant/Customer and Administrative Assistant/Communication Assistant for various companies and organisations in Paris and Oxford:
Postal affairs, Oil and Gas Industry, Telecommunications, Mergers and Acquisitions, Human Ressources, Professional Union, Ministry of National Education, Communication agency, Security, Private Banking, Private Equity, Car Insurances, Food and Beverage, Retail, Customer Services, Software Editing, Media, Fashion and Luxury, Cinema, Entertainment, The British Potato Council, Surveyors, Retail..

Tutoring Approach:

I split one hour lesson in 3:
- communication
- grammar
- civilisation or literature (depend on personal interest of the student)

Subjects
  • French
  • 11+ (secondary) (20 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (20 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (20 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (20 p.h.)

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Jasper (Mr)
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Subjects: History  |  English (Foreign Language)  |  Maths  |  English  |  Russian  |  Computer Studies / I.T.  |  German  |  English  |  French  |  Politics  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (evenings)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / Online
Info: I'm a 19 year old Language student from Buckinghamshire. I love to travel and explore what the world has to offer, and I believe a knowledge of foreign languages is the key that unlocks the hidden potential of the rest of the world. ...
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Personal Description:
I'm a 19 year old Language student from Buckinghamshire. I love to travel and explore what the world has to offer, and I believe a knowledge of foreign languages is the key that unlocks the hidden potential of the rest of the world.

Teaching Experience:

3 yrs Tutoring and Language prefect during time at The Royal Grammar School, High Wycombe.

Tutoring Approach:

As a language student myself, I am aware that there is not strict formula to success when learning a foreign language. The teaching style must be adapted to the student, and I feel I have the widespread skills and patience to find a route suitable to every candidate.

Subjects
  • History
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (15 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (20 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (20 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (25 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (25 p.h.)
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (15 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (20 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (20 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (25 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (25 p.h.)
  • English (Foreign Language)
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (20 p.h.)
  • 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.)
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (20 p.h.)
  • 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.)

  • Maths
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (20 p.h.)
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (20 p.h.)
  • English
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (15 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (20 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (20 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (25 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (25 p.h.)
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (15 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (20 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (20 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (25 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (25 p.h.)

  • Russian
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (20 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (20 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (20 p.h.)
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (20 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (20 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (20 p.h.)
  • Computer Studies / I.T.
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (15 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (20 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (20 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (25 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (25 p.h.)
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (15 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (20 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (20 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (25 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (25 p.h.)

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

  • French
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (20 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (20 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (20 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (25 p.h.)
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (20 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (20 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (20 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (25 p.h.)
  • Politics
  • 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.)
  • 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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Wee (Mr)
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Subjects: Maths  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (evenings)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you
Info: I am have graduated with a First Class degree Actuarial Science at London School of Economics. I have achieved A*A*A*A in my recent A Level results and have also represented my country in various mathematics competition which include me winning an H ...
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Personal Description:
I am have graduated with a First Class degree Actuarial Science at London School of Economics.
I have achieved A*A*A*A in my recent A Level results and have also represented my country in various mathematics competition which include me winning an Honourable Mention in Asia Pacific Mathematics Olympiad.
Have also achieved Gold Medal in National Physics Competition in my country.

Teaching Experience:

I have previously volunteered with the Salvation Army and had taught GCSE students over there. Overall it went quite well and I saw improvement in their ability to answer questions and attitude towards the subject.
I have also been an assistant Mathematics Olympiad coach. This job required me to lecture some of the best students in Malaysia so that they can score well in national competitions.
Thus, I believe I am able to teach students of different abilities.

Tutoring Approach:

I usually start with the basics. I believe that with a good basic, the student would then be able to improve him/herself to be better instead of just idly solving a question and showing the steps to the student.
Also, I would try to include real life application if its possible so that the student remain interested and understand more about the things being studied.

Subjects
  • Maths
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (20 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (20 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (25 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (30 p.h.)

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Klara (Dr)
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Subjects: French  |  Drama  |  Maths  |  English  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home / Online
Info: I have been a teacher for more than thirty years. I was a university lecturer and private tutor in Hungary and I continued teaching as a tutor when I came to England. I am passionate about teaching; helping pupils improve is very important to me. ...
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Personal Description:
I have been a teacher for more than thirty years. I was a university lecturer and private tutor in Hungary and I continued teaching as a tutor when I came to England. I am passionate about teaching; helping pupils improve is very important to me.

Teaching Experience:

A few years ago I was teaching drama at different levels, as well as English literature and language. I started teaching Maths for younger children when I came to England. I also marked theses in Literature as a lecturer and advised students on writing papers in Literature. I taught several courses; for example, Essay writing, Language skills, Communication skills and Drama and Theatre. I based my drama lessons on my experiences as a Fulbright scholar at the Drama Department at the University of Oregon, USA.
I am especially enthusiastic about helping students with their essays; teaching them how to find focus and express their ideas precisely and coherently; organise and proofread their work; how to write a good introduction and conclusion.
Pupils I have taught have been admitted to Wolverhampton Girls' High School, Wolverhampton Grammar School and Chase Academy.

Tutoring Approach:

I am an extremely patient teacher. I have helped children and adults of different ages to achieve their goals. In my opinion anyone can improve; the teacher's role is essential in the process. It is my responsibility to understand individual needs and to make sure that I create the best learning environment both physically and psychologically.
I am friendly and strict at the same time.
It is very important to tailor lessons to individual needs. My main priority is to find the best way to help the student improve. Motivating them can take different forms: encouragement, gentle pressure, being more strict and so on. Every student is different; it is my responsibility to find the best approach.

Subjects
  • French
  • 11+ (secondary) (19 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (25 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (28 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (29 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (29 p.h.)
  • Drama
  • 11+ (secondary) (19 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (25 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (28 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (29 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (30 p.h.)

  • Maths
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (19 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (20 p.h.)
  • English
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (19 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (20 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (25 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (30 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (32 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (33 p.h.)


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Daria (Miss)
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Subjects: Russian  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Online
Info: My name is Daria. I've graduated from Moscow State University with the first BA degree in Journalism (2010). Moved to London from Moscow in 2010 to continue & specialise my education. Currently studying towards Fashion PR degree at the London College ...
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Personal Description:
My name is Daria. I've graduated from Moscow State University with the first BA degree in Journalism (2010). Moved to London from Moscow in 2010 to continue & specialise my education. Currently studying towards Fashion PR degree at the London College of Fashion.

Flexible in terms of time, fully available on Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and the weekends.

Teaching Experience:

My teaching experience started back in 2008 when I was giving private lessons in English, Russian language and Russian Literature to school children (middle school) and adults. References (from Moscow&London clients) may be provided if requested.

Tutoring Approach:

Whilst planning my lessons I am thinking about each student individually. Firstly, I need to make a short test to define level of knowledge within the language before planning the individual scheme of work. I enjoy working with people of different ages and from various background. I am always happy to include spheres of personal interest and especially requested knowledge in to the course. Have wide knowledge of Russian History, Art & Literature.

Subjects
  • Russian
  • 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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Lourdes (Mrs)
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Subjects: Spanish  
Availability: Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: From their home
Info: My name is Lourdes. My native language is Spanish. I was born in Cuba and I have lived for many years in Spain. I have experience like teacher for many years. I enjoy very much teaching. I have Degree in Psychology 1987 University of Havana, Cub ...
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Personal Description:
My name is Lourdes. My native language is Spanish. I was born in Cuba and I have lived for many years in Spain.
I have experience like teacher for many years. I enjoy very much teaching.
I have Degree in Psychology 1987 University of Havana, Cuba and Masters in Teaching 1998 University of Havana Cuba.
I live in Bognor Regis currently and I work as Spanish teacher at The Language Academy and Adult learning in West Sussex. Im Spanish Tutor for children also and I work with Muchachos Singing Spanish. I have private students from Primary, GCSE and ALevel.
I'm 50 years old and I have two children, 18 and 16.
I am enjoying to learn English now during my live in England and I think learning other languages is a big experience.
If you want to study or practice Spanish contact me. I am pleased for help you.
Regards,

LOURDES

Teaching Experience:

Degree in Psychology 1987 University of Havana, Cuba
Masters in Teaching 1998 University of Havana Cuba

Professor of Psychology and Education for over 15 years at the University of Havana, Cuba.
Native Language: Spanish

Currently I work like Spanish Teacher - The English Language Academy, Bognor Regis, Spanish Language Assistant like Volunteer - Felpham Community College and Spanish Language Tutor - Adult Learning, West Sussex - Spanish Club for children Chichester (Muchachos singing Spanish).

Tutoring Approach:

I offer a personalized tutoring at the level of student response to mark the main objectives. I reciprocate your communication needs and develop a plan that the student tutoring are satisfied.
I can organize the time needed by the student. Group and individual classes. Adult and Children too.

Subjects
  • Spanish
  • 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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Agatha (Miss)
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Subjects: Physics  |  PE / Sport Science  |  Spanish  |  English  |  Biology  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (evenings)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you
Info: I'm a student at University of Surrey in my second year of veterinary medicine. I'm friendly and approachable, and easy to contact! I'm based in Guildford, and am passionate about my subjects. At GCSE level I gained 5A*s and 6As; I gained A*s in B ...
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Personal Description:
I'm a student at University of Surrey in my second year of veterinary medicine. I'm friendly and approachable, and easy to contact! I'm based in Guildford, and am passionate about my subjects.

At GCSE level I gained 5A*s and 6As; I gained A*s in Biology, Physics, English Literature, Spanish and Maths. I also took Geography, Chemistry, French, I.T., P.E., English Language and Drama, gaining an A grade in all of them. I gained A*AA at A Level in Spanish, Chemistry and Biology respectively.

*PLEASE NOTE: Although I have stated that I am willing to travel 2 miles, I do not currently have a car, so am almost totally reliant on Arriva bus services! This means I may not be able to reach you, but please get in contact and I'll see if I can!*

Teaching Experience:

I've been trusted to mentor younger students in school who are struggling in particular subjects, and have been recommended to other teachers and students too. I hope to gain experience through tutoring in this manner so I can help more students gain better grades.

I have tutored GCSE triple science and maths for a short period in the past and really enjoyed teaching and finding methods that work for the student.

Tutoring Approach:

I take a relaxed approach to teaching and hope to inspire tutees to take interest in what they're learning through my own enthusiasm. I understand what they're going through, having been through it recently, and hope to give them the time and one-on-one attention they need.

Subjects
  • Physics
  • 11+ (secondary) (15 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (15 p.h.)
  • PE / Sport Science
  • 11+ (secondary) (15 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (15 p.h.)

  • Spanish
  • 11+ (secondary) (15 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (15 p.h.)
  • English
  • 11+ (secondary) (15 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (15 p.h.)

  • Biology
  • 11+ (secondary) (15 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (15 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (15 p.h.)

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Stephen (Mr)
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Subjects: English (Foreign Language)  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you
Info: I have a BA History (2:1) degree from Plymouth University. In October 2014 I will be studying the Graduate Diploma in Law at BPP University in Bristol. ...
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Personal Description:
I have a BA History (2:1) degree from Plymouth University. In October 2014 I will be studying the Graduate Diploma in Law at BPP University in Bristol.

Teaching Experience:

I am a confident new English teacher. I am CELTA qualified (May 2014). I am working this summer at the Language Study Center in Bristol with 11-18 year old`s.

Tutoring Approach:

*Available August 2014* Conversational/everyday English.

Subjects
  • English (Foreign Language)
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (15 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (15 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (10 p.h.)

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Cameron (Mr)
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Subjects: Maths  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (evenings)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / Online
Info: I am a 19 year old undergraduate student currently studying mathematics at the University of Lancaster. ...
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Personal Description:
I am a 19 year old undergraduate student currently studying mathematics at the University of Lancaster.

Teaching Experience:

I have spent time volunteering in both primary and secondary schools over the last few years helping in various subject areas, but primarily maths.

Tutoring Approach:

I am flexible and would like to discuss with the tutee which areas are found difficult so the tuition can be given in a way that best suits them.

Subjects
  • Maths
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (10 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (15 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (15 p.h.)

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Hayley (Miss)
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Subjects: English (Foreign Language)  |  Reading & Writing skills  |  History  |  Geography  |  Maths  |  English  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (evenings)
Types of Tutoring: From their home
Info: Hello there! I'm a qualified teacher with over 10 years experience in the primary sector. I live with my partner and our 2 children in a converted church in Wrexham, a project we undertook ourselves and completed last year. With that in mind I con ...
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Personal Description:
Hello there!
I'm a qualified teacher with over 10 years experience in the primary sector.
I live with my partner and our 2 children in a converted church in Wrexham, a project we undertook ourselves and completed last year.
With that in mind I consider myself to be a very practical person able to do most DIY jobs - something that I am well known for within my work place and amongst friends. If it breaks- call Hayley!
I have a positive outlook on life and this is reflected in my teaching.
I'm also a very patient and understanding person and I hope that these qualities make me a good parent, friend and teacher.

Teaching Experience:

I have over 10 years experience in the primary sector working mostly with key stage 2 children.
I currently work full time as a year 3 teacher and so offer my children learning experiences in all primary curriculum subjects.
I am responsible for the science curriculum within my school and It is my job to ensure continuity and progression across the board in this subject.
I have worked with children from all different backgrounds and with varied abilities.
I can effectively educate children with varying needs including behavioural and emotional difficulties, SEN children , EAL children and MAT children.
Within my current class of 28 children I have 10 EAL children inc 3 non speakers , 3 SEN and 3 MAT. These children come from all walks of life and I have been effectively educating children like this for over 10 years.

Tutoring Approach:

I have a positive approach to life and to tutoring. I am well aware that some children will be reluctant to receive additional help and some children will absolutely relish it! The approach your child receives will depend entirely on their reaction to me tutoring them. Everyone is different and once the relationship between myself- the tutor and your child- the student is established then we can have a productive learning experience each session.
I am able to provide a varied approach- hands on work, mental work, written work depending on what the student requires.
I am very familiar with the end of key stage requirements and will be able to cater lessons to ensure we achieve a realistic outcome and see genuine improvements within the subject area being taught.
I will aim to make the sessions enjoyable as that's the best way to learn and I will be more than happy to offer any additional guidance you as a parent may need in helping your child even more.

Subjects
  • English (Foreign Language)
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (20 p.h.)
  • Reading & Writing skills
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (20 p.h.)

  • History
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (20 p.h.)
  • Geography
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (20 p.h.)

  • Maths
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (20 p.h.)
  • English
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (20 p.h.)


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Paul (Dr)
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Subjects: Politics  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home / Online
Info: Award winning and experienced HE lecturer offers private tuition in all social science subjects and primarily in Politics/Government, Political Economy, European Studies and International Relations. Hi there and thanks for viewing my profile. My ...
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Personal Description:
Award winning and experienced HE lecturer offers private tuition in all social science subjects and primarily in Politics/Government, Political Economy, European Studies and International Relations.

Hi there and thanks for viewing my profile. My name is Paul and I have been studying, researching and teaching politics since 1988 when I first started my undergraduate degree at Leeds. I gained my first degree with first class honours at Leeds, completed a PhD in Politics at Leeds in 1998 and subsequently lectured, tutored and researched in Politics / Political Economy / International Relations and European Studies at the University of Portsmouth from 1998-2015.

I took a career break from September 2015 to develop some personal projects but continue to offer tuition in politics.

My primary specialism is in the crossover between Politics and Economics (Political Economy) in a theoretical, international, global, European and policymaking context. Many students taking Politics or IR degrees struggle with the economic components of their degree, perceiving it to be a different and mathematical subject...Economic ideas and concepts are in fact central to any deep understanding of politics and IR but, happily, they are very much easier to understand than many students assume. One of my biggest strengths as a tutor is to be able to make economic ideas accessible, interesting, engaging and relevant to the non-specialist and to the student of Politics / IR. By connecting the economics very clearly to mainstream areas of politics such as political thought and public policy and by focusing on the non-mathematical aspects of economic thought, I have been able to help students overcome their initial fears about political economy and come to see it as both the fundamental - and fun - part of all social and political science .

In addition to my specialisms in PE/IPE, I have broad and deep subject knowledge having taught across the full range of Politics, Government, European Studies and International Relations subjects over the years so it is very unlikely that you would be studying something in this broad area of political and social sciences that I would not be able to cover.

And: I am very flexible and approachable: just ask if you have any queries at all!

Teaching Experience:

Award winning and experienced HE lecturer offers private tuition in all social science subjects and primarily in Politics/Government, Political Economy, European Studies and International Relations.

I was Principal Lecturer in Politics/IR at Portsmouth University, Associate Head of the School of Social Historical and Literary Studies (2003-11) before moving up to a Faculty job. Overall I taught in HE at Portsmouth from 1998 until September 2015. I decided to take a voluntary career break in 2015 to develop a variety of my own pet projects but I continue to offer tuition on a private basis across the social sciences to undergraduate, postgraduate and A-level students.

I have been a Fellow of the Higher Education Academy and previously the ILT since 2001, and am currently applying for Senior Fellowship status.

In addition, I am an experienced personal and study skills tutor, a role I always took seriously at University. I see the role of a tutor as partly that of a 'coach', facilitating as much as possible your own development as a student. I honed this approach over time as a lecturer and it was especially useful in dissertation supervision at both undergraduate and postgraduate level.

Tutoring Approach:

During my time at Portsmouth I was nominated for and won several teaching awards including 'Most Innovative Lecturer' and 'Best Feedback'. A major strength of my teaching is that I give very positive, encouraging and constructive developmental feedback on your ideas, plans and writing combined with broad and deep subject knowledge.

As a lecturer I am highly engaging, dynamic and open and I have a gift to explaining complicated concepts in very clear and accessible ways using stories, metaphors and analogies. Indeed I am currently writing a book in which this approach is used to teach Economic concepts to non-specialists without any numbers at all - purely through stories, analogies and metaphors.

In addition to offering private tutoring I am also an accredited trainer and life coach, as well as a proof reader. So the skills sets I bring to private tuition are more diverse than just lecturing / teaching although of course I also do have that extensive classroom and tutoring experience you require (18 years!).

My main specialisms are: international and global political economy, economics for non-specialists and social scientists, public policy, British politics, comparative politics, political ideas and theory, political ideologies, international relations.

Subjects
  • Politics
  • Further/Higher (university) (40 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (40 p.h.)

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Robyn (Miss)
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Subjects: Music  |  Geography  |  German  |  Spanish  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (daytime)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you
Info: I am a positive, dedicated and hard-working student (1st year at Kings College London) and I am available for tutoring in Spanish and German (up to A-Level standard) and German (up to GCSE standard). Having grown up in Spain, I am a fluent Spanish sp ...
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Personal Description:
I am a positive, dedicated and hard-working student (1st year at Kings College London) and I am available for tutoring in Spanish and German (up to A-Level standard) and German (up to GCSE standard). Having grown up in Spain, I am a fluent Spanish speaker and I am happy to help with conversational Spanish as well as help prepare for oral exams.

Teaching Experience:

Whilst at boarding school I tutored younger students in Spanish, Geography, German and Music Technology.

Tutoring Approach:

I am very positive and hope to make lessons enjoyable and concepts as easy to understand as possible. If a certain approach to teaching isn't very effective, I am happy to try another approach and make the lesson as easy for the student as possible.

Subjects
  • Music
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (20 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (20 p.h.)
  • Geography
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (20 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (20 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (20 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (20 p.h.)

  • German
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (20 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (20 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (20 p.h.)
  • Spanish
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (20 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (20 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (20 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (20 p.h.)


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