Disley Tutors & Disley Tuition


UK Tutors helps you to discover Disley tutors in your local area and across the UK. Our Disley private tutors cover popular subjects such as English, Maths and German plus other niche subjects like Urdu. Our private Disley private tutors also cater for Entrance exams, SATs, GCSEs and A-Levels home tuition all around Disley.



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Deirdre (Miss)
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Subjects: Spanish  |  French  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (evenings)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home
Info: I have recently returned home to Northern Ireland after completing my PGCE and 6 years teaching experience in Newcastle Upon Tyne. In my career to date I have worked as classroom teacher as well as Head of Spanish. I have had specific responsibilit ...
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Personal Description:
I have recently returned home to Northern Ireland after completing my PGCE and 6 years teaching experience in Newcastle Upon Tyne. In my career to date I have worked as classroom teacher as well as Head of Spanish. I have had specific responsibility for teaching Spanish and French to GCSE level and Spanish to A-level. In recent years I have had 93% A*-C success at GCSE level and 100% A*-C at A-level.

I hold a joint BA Hons degree in French and Spanish from Trinity College Dublin, which I achieved in 2009. During my time at Trinity I spent a year "off-books" in order to teach English as a Foreign Language Assistant in France and I spent 3 months studying in Spain. These experiences allowed me to immerse myself in the cultures and improve my fluency in each language.
I love languages and have always had a passion for learning languages and teaching.

Teaching Experience:

Park View School, August 2012 - August 2016: Teacher of French & Spanish, Head of Spanish
All Saints College, January 2011 - August 2012: Subject Leader of Spanish
Queen Elizabeth High School, September 2010 - January 2011: Teacher of French to A-level and Spanish

I am trained to teach both French and Spanish to A-level, however in recent years I have gained more experience teaching A-level Spanish. I have taught Spanish at both AS and A2 level, with specific responsibilities for teaching grammar, topic work, speaking skills, essay writing skills, and the regional topic for which I developed and completed three successful Spanish Exchanges with a school in Ciudad Real, Castilla-La Mancha. To date I have 100% A*-C success rate at AS and A2 level.
I have also taught French and Spanish to GCSE level and I have carried out numerous speaking exams. I work hard to ensure that my pupils are fully prepared and confident before sitting a speaking exam.

Tutoring Approach:

I believe I am a friendly, approachable individual and I have been commended for my positive rapport and warm relationship with my pupils. I thoroughly enjoy teaching, however I feel that one-to-one tutoring provides the opportunity to concentrate wholly on possible weaknesses and work together to overcome and master the language.

Subjects
  • Spanish
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (15 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (20 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (25 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (30 p.h.)
  • French
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (15 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (20 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (25 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (30 p.h.)


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Alam (Mr)
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Subjects: Maths  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (evenings)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home
Info: I am very passionate about the importance of education in all aspects of life. I have got degree in Economics from University of Hull. I work as a Maths learning mentor in a secondary school in East London. My subject specialism is Mathematics. I li ...
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Personal Description:
I am very passionate about the importance of education in all aspects of life. I have got degree in Economics from University of Hull. I work as a Maths learning mentor in a secondary school in East London. My subject specialism is Mathematics. I live in Wandsworth SW18 and would be happily able to tutor anywhere around South West London.

Teaching Experience:

I also currently tutor students within the age of 12 to 18. I have experience of tutoring students of all ages up to A-Level standard. I also hold a full Enhanced CRB check which can be seen upon request.

Tutoring Approach:

I have a very flexible approach to tutoring, and I would want to create a stimulating environment to enable the tutee to bring ideas and new approaches to problem solving which will not only help them to learn faster but also boost their confidence. I genuinely believe that any one can excel at Mathematics.

Subjects
  • Maths
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (25 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (30 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (30 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (40 p.h.)

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Christine (Mrs)
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Subjects: Spanish  |  French  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: From their home
Info: I am a French native married to a British man. I have been living in the UK for 23 years. I have two daughters. I like reading , listening to modern or traditional world musics and classical music,travelling in Europe. ...
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Personal Description:
I am a French native married to a British man.
I have been living in the UK for 23 years.
I have two daughters.
I like reading , listening to modern or traditional world musics and classical music,travelling in Europe.

Teaching Experience:

In France I taught Spanish to 13-18 years old French pupils for 10 years in the main stream education.
In the UK I worked for La Jolie Ronde for a couple of years
For the last 13 years I have been working as a private language tutor in Sevenoaks.

Tutoring Approach:

I adapt to the individual needs of each pupil:may be 10 hours of revisions for an exam o support for a all school year or starting to study a new language to work abroad or to go on holidays.
I expect the students to be regular in their study,do the work I give them at each session so that I can test them so that they can see their progress.

Subjects
  • Spanish
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (20 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (30 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (30 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (30 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (30 p.h.)
  • French
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (20 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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John (Mr)
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Subjects: Computer Studies / I.T.  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / Online
Info: A previous Senior Technical Analyst with North Ayrshire Council, I am now retired. Key instigator in the setup of North Ayrshire's server and desktop infrastructure 1976 - 1979 COBOL Programmer, rising to Senior Programmer with Strathclyde Regio ...
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Personal Description:
A previous Senior Technical Analyst with North Ayrshire Council, I am now retired.
Key instigator in the setup of North Ayrshire's server and desktop infrastructure
1976 - 1979 COBOL Programmer, rising to Senior Programmer with Strathclyde Regional Council based in Glasgow
1979 - 1996 Started as an IT training officer, rising to Senior IT training officer with Strathclyde Regional Council
1996 - 2010 Started with North Ayrshire Council as an IT officer, rising to Senior Technical Analyst in the infrastructure section in charge of Windows Servers and Desktop support with a staff of 22.
Have a keen interest in integrating home networked devices.

Teaching Experience:

IT Skills - Highly proficient with all aspects of desktop and server maintenance and development and use.
have Server, desktop, 2 laptops and several integrated networked devices in the home
IT trainer for 17 years with Strathclyde Regional Council up to it's dissemination to the regional setup.
general computing, word processing, spreadsheets, e-mail, databases, graphics, home networking etc.

Tutoring Approach:

Find out what the persons requirements are and tailor tutoring to achieve a satisfactory outcome, learning should be fun and exciting, opening up new opportunities

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

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Ellie (Miss)
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Subjects: English  |  German  
Availability: Weekdays (evenings)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / Online
Info: I have just graduated from the Bristol Old Vic Theatre School where I completed a postgraduate study in professional acting. Before that I was at the University of Bristol where I received a BA in German (2.1). I am offering both German and English ...
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Personal Description:
I have just graduated from the Bristol Old Vic Theatre School where I completed a postgraduate study in professional acting. Before that I was at the University of Bristol where I received a BA in German (2.1). I am offering both German and English literature help because I am confident in teaching both language and literature analysis.

Teaching Experience:

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

Tutoring Approach:

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

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


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Aisha (Miss)
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Subjects: Italian  
Availability: Weekends
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / Online
Info: Hey lovelies! Looking for an Italian tutor? I guess you might want to find out more about me: My name is Aisha and I am an Italian citizen, who lived in Italy almost all my life. I have moved to England only 5 years ago, so I have a clear understan ...
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Personal Description:
Hey lovelies! Looking for an Italian tutor? I guess you might want to find out more about me:
My name is Aisha and I am an Italian citizen, who lived in Italy almost all my life. I have moved to England only 5 years ago, so I have a clear understanding of both education systems and I am able to give you TOP tips to pass your Italian GCSE exam!

Teaching Experience:

I am 18 years of age, therefore I am not a teacher "per say", however I taught my cousins mathematics and other subjects and they always get top grades. Therefore why not teach my native language? I have myself went through the process of taking GCSE Italian and I can truly say it is very simple, once you understand what the examiner wants.

Tutoring Approach:

My lessons will be very education and fun at the same time, to enable the tutees to engage with the subject. You will learn about Italian art, history, literature and current affairs. There will be a heavy focus on developing reading, writing, listening and speaking skills.

My first session will always be half price.

Subjects
  • Italian
  • GCSE or Standards (10 p.h.)

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Manisha (Miss)
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Subjects: Physics  |  Combined Science  |  Electronics  |  English  |  Maths  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (evenings)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home / Online
Info: I am a PhD Candidate at the Glasgow Caledonian University, with Wireless Optical Communication as my area of research. I have earned my Bachelors' and Masters' degree in Electronics and Communications Engineering, and have been a top-performer, acade ...
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Personal Description:
I am a PhD Candidate at the Glasgow Caledonian University, with Wireless Optical Communication as my area of research. I have earned my Bachelors' and Masters' degree in Electronics and Communications Engineering, and have been a top-performer, academically, all throughout my education. My stronghold is basic as well as advanced Mathematics. I am also well-versed with the core concepts of Electronics and wired/wireless Communication.

Teaching Experience:

I have tutored students for more than 5 years working part-time whilst I was pursuing my bachelors and masters degree. I have taught young students Maths, Science and English. I have also been catering to the needs of students pursuing higher education, specifically in Electrical and Communications engineering, where I helped them out with core concepts of related subjects.

Tutoring Approach:

I believe in active learning, a quality which I try to bestow to my students as well. All students have their own way of understanding concepts, and each takes his/her own time to grasp those concepts. I am very patient with all my students and try to explain things in a manner in which they would easily comprehend. I also encourage my students to take down notes, which I believe is an easier and faster way of learning things.

Subjects
  • Physics
  • 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.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (25 p.h.)
  • Combined Science
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (20 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (20 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (20 p.h.)

  • Electronics
  • 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.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (25 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (25 p.h.)
  • English
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (20 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (20 p.h.)

  • Maths
  • 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.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (25 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (25 p.h.)

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Amelia (Miss)
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Subjects: Study Skills  |  Reading & Writing skills  |  History  |  English (Foreign Language)  |  English  |  German  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (evenings)
Types of Tutoring: From their home / Online
Info: I am a BA (Hons) German Studies graduate with a distinction in German language, that has taught English abroad as part of the British Council. ...
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Personal Description:
I am a BA (Hons) German Studies graduate with a distinction in German language, that has taught English abroad as part of the British Council.

Teaching Experience:

1 year in Germany ages ranged from 4-23.

Tutoring Approach:

Plenty of tools and assistance provided. Strive for improvement.

Subjects
  • Study Skills
  • 11+ (secondary) (9 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (9 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (9.5 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (10.5 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (10 p.h.)
  • Reading & Writing skills
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (9 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (9 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (9 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (9 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (9 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (9 p.h.)

  • History
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (9 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (9 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (9.5 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (10 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (12 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (11 p.h.)
  • English (Foreign Language)
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (9 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (9 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (10 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (10 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (10 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (11 p.h.)

  • English
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (9 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (9 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (9 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (10 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (11 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (10.5 p.h.)
  • German
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (9 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (9 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (9.5 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (10 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (13 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (12 p.h.)


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Rob (Mr)
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Subjects: English  |  Maths  
Availability: Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home
Info: 2008 National Teaching Award Winner (Southern Region.) Volunteer linesman every Sunday - for my 3 sons' football teams. Keen cyclist - I've cycled further than the distance around the equator as I commuted to and from school. Animal lover - I e ...
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Personal Description:
2008 National Teaching Award Winner (Southern Region.)
Volunteer linesman every Sunday - for my 3 sons' football teams.
Keen cyclist - I've cycled further than the distance around the equator as I commuted to and from school.
Animal lover - I enjoy jogging with Scout, my rescue dog.
Educational author - I wrote a maths assessment book that was sold in WHSmith.
Piano player - I accompany a large choir that performs in both the Guildhall and the Cathedral in Portsmouth.
Prioritiser - In 2010 I decided to reduce my hours so that I could spend more time with my wife!

Teaching Experience:

I have been a classroom teacher for 23 years in 3 different schools; I was head hunted for the last job and when I left it in November 2016, it was graded outstanding by OFSTED. I have predominantly worked in year 6 where I have helped to raise standards of attainment - I have been successful in accelerating progress for many pupils (particularly in maths) to double Government expectations.

I have spent most of my career as a maths manager in schools but I have also led English and science. I have been a key stage leader for over 10 years and have mentored trainee teachers who have gone on to have their own successful teaching careers.
Winning the 2008 Award for Best Primary School Teacher in the South was an amazing experience. The judges interviewed pupils, staff and parents - families who weren't able to attend the meeting were able to submit letters of support and the highlight of the whole process was getting to read these testimonials afterwards.

Tutoring Approach:

Every pupil is different: each pupil has their own particular knowledge of facts, procedures and concepts, but they are also unique in their attitude, experience, confidence and motivation. Finding a tutoring approach that best suits each child is very important and, where appropriate, I make use of the recent educational principles of 'Growth Mindset' which challenge the notion that some people are just born clever, and encourages pupils to value risk taking, criticism and effort.

Individual tuition allows time so rarely afforded in whole class lessons to track back and identify the misconceptions that can sometimes be the underlying cause of slow progress or issues with confidence. The focus of good teaching is about building all new learning onto secure foundations and making strong and varied connections between concepts.

Subjects
  • English
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (35 p.h.)
  • Maths
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (35 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (35 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (35 p.h.)


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Maria (Ms)
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Subjects: Spanish  |  Italian  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: From their home / Online
Info: I am passionate about languages and I love every aspect about the process of language learning and teaching. Growing up I was always surrounded by books. My parents' personal library was incredibly diverse and spanned many genres of fiction and factu ...
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Personal Description:
I am passionate about languages and I love every aspect about the process of language learning and teaching. Growing up I was always surrounded by books. My parents' personal library was incredibly diverse and spanned many genres of fiction and factual works, while also including classics of European and World literature. Exposure to such a wide variety of authors instilled in me a fascination with communication cross-culturally - which played a great role in my decision to enrol in a language degree. Since then, the training and experience that I have gained at different universities, in both the UK and abroad, have helped me develop a range of teaching methods meeting the needs of different learners. I firmly believe that teaching allows you to impart knowledge to others while also enabling you to grow as a person yourself.

Teaching Experience:

I am a native Italian speaker and a qualified teacher of Italian with more than 7 years of experience in teaching on both undergraduate courses at university level and evening classes for adults. I am currently running a number of classes on Italian language and literature at the University of Leicester, besides teaching for the university Adult Programme 'Languages at Leicester'. In 2013 I was awarded the prestigious American teaching scholarship, the Fulbright Assistantship, to teach at Wheaton College Massachusetts (U.S.) during the academic year 2013/2014. I am currently completing a PhD in Italian Studies at the University of Leicester and I hold a Masters in 'Teaching Italian as a Second Language' from Milan's Catholic University. Prior to moving to Leicester, in 2010-2011 I worked at the University of Kent, where I completed my teaching training as requirement of my Masters. I like to keep up-to-date with the latest trends in language teaching and I attend language conferences, either as a speaker or as audience, on a regular basis.

Tutoring Approach:

I always try to combine traditional methods with more innovative approaches, tending to regard the textbook as a tool to be integrated with fresh, lively and more personalised material, using visual stimuli (commercials and videos for example) as a way of enhancing this experience. I believe that these methods play a vital role in instilling practical communicative language skills that students can then reproduce in a creative and spontaneous way. I tend to follow a Communicative Approach, where the stress is on oral communication, while interactive student-centred learning is encouraged. Based on the acknowledgement that all communication has a social purpose, this approach focuses on language as a medium of communication. The aim is to guide students towards the acquisition of a notional/functional syllabus, inclusive of both notions (meanings and concepts to communicate) and the language needed to do so. The learning environment has to be a positive one, and with my tutees I always make sure that they regard me as somebody they can trust. My students have always responded positively to my teaching, which is reflected in the Award in Excellence in Service I received from the Department of Hispanic and Italian Studies at Wheaton College (U.S.) in 2014.

Subjects
  • Spanish
  • 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.)
  • Italian
  • 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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Qingyu (Mr)
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Subjects: Combined Science  |  Mandarin  |  Chemistry  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / Online
Info: I am currently a PhD in Chemical Engineering at the University of Cambridge (a few weeks to go to get entitled 'Dr' :) ). Before this, I have obained BSc and MSc at Huddersfield. I achieved First Class Honours with the marks of 80+ out of 100 (I have ...
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Personal Description:
I am currently a PhD in Chemical Engineering at the University of Cambridge (a few weeks to go to get entitled 'Dr' :) ). Before this, I have obained BSc and MSc at Huddersfield. I achieved First Class Honours with the marks of 80+ out of 100 (I have ever achieved 100 out of 100 in Physical Chemistry, and 95+ in Organic Chemistry). I am not a quick learner but I can demostrate my way of finding the shortcut to achieving great marks under some time constraints. I have offered a number of supervison and tutorings to students from A-level to Masters in Chemistry and Physics and even computing classes during the time of my study. I am a Chinese, so I am also able to teach Chinese and related cultural stuffs (e.g. history and calligraphy) together with my wife who is a Chinese teacher with overseas qualification equlivalent.

Teaching Experience:

I have been tutoring students from A-level to masters for Chemistry, Physics and Chemical Engineering related courses in the last 6.5 years.

Tutoring Approach:

One-to-one in person or online tutoring

Subjects
  • Combined Science
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (18 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (18 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (18 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (18 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (18 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (18 p.h.)
  • Mandarin
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (18 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (18 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (18 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (18 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (18 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (18 p.h.)

  • Chemistry
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (18 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (18 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (18 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (18 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (18 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (18 p.h.)

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Veronica (Miss)
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Subjects: Spanish  |  Biology  |  Italian  |  English (Foreign Language)  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you
Info: Hello! I am an undergraudate student at the University of St Andrews reading Modern History and Psychology. I'm Italian but speak English fluently as I attended an International high school. Learning languages is very important in my family: my fathe ...
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Personal Description:
Hello! I am an undergraudate student at the University of St Andrews reading Modern History and Psychology. I'm Italian but speak English fluently as I attended an International high school. Learning languages is very important in my family: my father speaks 7 languages fluently, so there was also competition between my sister to see who could learn the most! I speak English and Italian fluently, as well as Spanish. I'm quite confident in speaking French too (although I may be slightly out of practice!). I'm currently learning Arabic and Russian with the University. I took Biology for A-Level, as well as Histroy, Spanish and French.

Teaching Experience:

While at school, I founded a Student Tutoring system, where A-Level students would spend an hour after school tutoring GCSE students in specific subjects. This was very successful; the GCSE students who attended our weekly tutoring sessions achieved (on average) GCSEs two grades higher than their predicted grades.

Tutoring Approach:

During my first lesson with any new tutee, I will test them to identify the way in which they learn best.
Many students believe that the only way to learn a subject is to read and reread their textbooks. While this technique may work for some, it's completely ineffective for most.
For example, I realised that the best way I learn is by teaching the material to someone else who has no knowledge of the subject. Others may find that mindmaps and flash cards help them best, while others still find watching YouTube videos to work.
Each student is completely unique in the way they learn, and my teaching style will reflect that. I keep notes on each tutee, in order to identify any patterns in their learning. This will help me structure each session so that the student gets the most out of it.

Subjects
  • Spanish
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (10 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (15 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (20 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (20 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (20 p.h.)
  • Biology
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (10 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (15 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (20 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (20 p.h.)

  • Italian
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (10 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (15 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (20 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (20 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (20 p.h.)
  • English (Foreign Language)
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (10 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (15 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (20 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (20 p.h.)
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