Hurdsfield Tutors & Hurdsfield Tuition


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



Our search will display home teachers in your region ordered by their distance from you. We offer subjects that include, but are not limited to, English, Maths and History from primary level up to GCSE, A-Level plus degree level tuition. Also before making final arrangements with a tutor you can check they cover your syllabus (such as AQA, EdExcel or OCR exam boards) before releasing their contact details and starting tuition.

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Moira (Ms)
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Subjects: English  
Availability: Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home / Online
Info: I am an experienced, friendly and approachable lady working on a freelance basis and am still involved with High School teaching in the Leeds area. I worked in industry before deciding to fulfil my ambition to become a teacher. My experience as ...
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Personal Description:
I am an experienced, friendly and approachable lady working on a freelance basis and am still involved with High School teaching in the Leeds area. I worked in industry before deciding to fulfil my ambition to become a teacher.


My experience as a private tutor has been extremely rewarding over the years and I have seen every one of my students go from strength to strength, and am proud to say that they have all enjoyed the one to one experience.

Teaching Experience:

I have twenty years' experience of teaching English in High Schools -class teaching and one to one tuition. My expertise also incorporates teaching English as a second language having gained a Trinity qualification in Barcelona.
Over the years I have had considerable success with a variety of students, improving achievement levels and GCSE grades.

Tutoring Approach:

I am a very friendly person who tries to make learning fun. I understand the frustrations of young people who are demotivated and struggling to make sense of the English curriculum. My view is that there has to be a two way process and I will encourage the student to develop independent learning skills.

Practising a holistic approach allows young people to achieve their full potential through an appropriate tailor-made study plan. This will support their individual needs and requirements for personal and educational development.

I am happy to teach students in my home or the student's-depending on distance. Travel expenses would be charged if not in my local area-LS17 (North Leeds).

Subjects
  • English
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (£25 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (£25 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (£25 p.h.)

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Darren (Mr)
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Subjects: Entrance Exams  |  Maths  |  English  |  Geography  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home / Online
Info: APPOINTMENT SLOTS CURRENTLY AVAILABLE (as of May 2017): Friday 7pm onwards and holiday times. As a student, little came easy for me. I learned the hard way. Now, with over 20 years of teaching experience in a variety of institutions - f ...
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Personal Description:
APPOINTMENT SLOTS CURRENTLY AVAILABLE (as of May 2017):
Friday 7pm onwards and holiday times.

As a student, little came easy for me.

I learned the hard way.

Now, with over 20 years of teaching experience in a variety of institutions - from Oxbridge entrance to comprehensives on 'Special Measures' - I am young enough to remember my struggles and old enough to know better.

I know how to bridge that gap for my tutees.

Teaching Experience:

This is my eighth year as a full-time tutor, but I was a secondary school teacher for 19 years before that.

I have experienced many types of academic performance from high-performing grammar schools to comprehensives on 'special measures'. I have held a variety of positions of responsibility within schools, particularly in the pastoral system such as Head of Year. I have been a grade-A examiner for AQA GCSE Geography.

During the last eight years of 11 Plus entrance 15 out of my 25 students have passed. I have also successfully helped one parent and child through the appeals procedure for grammar selection. Furthermore, a 12 Plus tutee in 2011 was the only girl to pass and get a place at South Wilts. Three out of five 12+ and 13+ tutees I have taught have passed their exams.

I have taught numerous syllabi: in the last six years I have tutored AQA, Edexcel, OCR and WJEC at A level Geography. Indeed, I taught the whole of the A2 Edexcel Geogaphy syllabus online to one a tutee in Moscow: he has now gained a place at Aston University. I have mainly tutored the AQA and Edexcel syllabi for GCSE Maths. It would be fair to say that the overwhelming majority of my A level tutees experience significant gains and regularly obtain A or B grades.

At the moment (March 2015) I have 20 tutees in total: this includes 4 home-school tutees doing a variety of subjects such as GCSE Maths and Geography as well as Key Stage 3 Maths, English, History, Geography, Citizenship and RE; three GCSE English tutees; one Key Stage 3 Maths tutee; two Key Stage 3 English tutees; three 12 Plus tutees; five Key Stage 2 Maths tutees; two GCSE Maths tutee; one KS5 numeracy tutee, one A Level Geography tutee and, finally, three GCSE Geography tutees.

I would say on average, across the year, I would have between 15 and 20 tutees each week. Nearer exam time, this can creep up to 25.

Tutoring Approach:

One size does not fit all . . .

Tutoring and learning should be natural and intuitive so that tutees can 'fly' by themselves.

To make the most of tuition, a tutee must be 'on-board'. If it's their idea - even better. A tutee that is in-charge of their own learning makes an excellent pupil.

As a tutor, I decide what is right for the tutee - not an institution. Parents often want someone who is familiar with the education system but independent enough to give an honest assessment. My main concern is the welfare of the tutee - not just their academic progress - nor the reputation of some teacher or institution. If something is not right for a tutee, no matter how forceful a parent might be or how much money I might lose, I simply will not do it. Each year there are a handful of tutees I turn away because of this.

In the first session I will try to identify what it is the tutee needs, and you may wish to quiz me in more detail. I will need access to school reports and examples of the tutee's work. Through discussion with my tutee and parental input it should become clear the reason for the tutoring.

From this 'snag' list, I will design a bespoke program to meet the educational needs of the tutee. It is flexible and, unlike a classroom situation, I can respond immediately to the needs of the tutee.

Homework will always be set, depending upon the demands placed upon the tutee by the normal school week. The tutee will be far more involved with learning than in a normal school class where they can 'hide', so prospective tutees need to expect plenty of chat and discussion, reviewing work and giving feedback.

For learning to be 'on the wing', to be natural and instinctive, tutees need to work hard without feeling the burden. This can only happen through enjoyment and a lot of laughter. That's my part: helping tutees to work really hard without realising it.

If at any point I feel unable to help, I won't just prolong tuition, or if our work has met its aims then I will call a halt. The point of tuition is not to need me anymore, so they can 'fly' all by themselves.

I offer two types of 'remote' tuition options at the moment:

i/ ONLINE FACE-TO-FACE TUITION: face-to-face on Skype is very good in dealing with syllabus issues and reinforcing and filling in the holes the class teachers leave behind. Face-to-face tuition lends itself well to visual resources such as diagrams, maps and pictures. It is primarily discussion-based and the tutee needs to take notes as we go along. I regularly send tutees files to prepare them for the lesson and to discuss in the lesson. If a tutee comes to face-to-face tuition and expects to be spoon-fed or entertained, it just won't work. Extra work can be set to test their written understanding. Usually, it is enough to go through topics the student struggles with. Once they 'click' with the topic/issue, we move onto other areas. Payment for this type of tuition is a flat fee each week to cover lesson preparation and the lesson itself. The marking of substantial pieces of work outside of lesson time such as essays will incur a modest marking fee.

ii/ CORRESPONDENCE-STYLE WITH UNLIMITED EMAIL SUPPORT: work is set through powerpoints, pdf files and word documents for the student to do on their own in their own time. This should keep the tutee occupied for between 1-3 hours each week, unless more is required. It is then returned to me within the week. I mark it and provide feedback in the form of an audio file (up to 30 mins), talking them through the various issues. Any amounts of email conversations to help the student with this particular piece of work are allowed, after feedback has been given. This is very much an ongoing and open-ended commitment, once work has been set and feedback given, and the student is totally free to contact me with any issues. As a result, the payment structure is open-ended and depends on the amount of time used to prepare resources, mark and give audio feedback. This is added up at the end of each week, and the client is then billed. Follow-up emails and support are not timed but are considered as a 'free' part. Generally, this time will be from about 45-90 mins per week. I keep a track of the time minute to minute and endeavour to keep the time used as short as possible while setting about 1-3 hours of work. This is very much a trust system of working. I tailor the work individually to suit the student as opposed to an ordinary correspondence course that just covers syllabus content.

Please be aware that I do charge for travelling over 30 miles (roundtrip: 15 miles each way):
30-40 mile roundtrip - £5
41-50 mile roundtrip - £10
51-60 mile roundtrip - £15
61-70 mile roundtrip - £20

Subjects
  • Entrance Exams
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (£35 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (£35 p.h.)
  • Maths
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (£30 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (£33 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (£35 p.h.)

  • English
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (£30 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (£33 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (£35 p.h.)
  • Geography
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (£30 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (£33 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (£35 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (£40 p.h.)


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Anastasia (Miss)
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Subjects: Reading & Writing skills  |  Religious Studies  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home
Info: I am currently in my second year of university studying theology and religious studies and enjoying every mintue of the learning experience. I specialise in Christianity mainily, although I can teach Christianity, Judaism, Islam, including Jewish eth ...
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Personal Description:
I am currently in my second year of university studying theology and religious studies and enjoying every mintue of the learning experience. I specialise in Christianity mainily, although I can teach Christianity, Judaism, Islam, including Jewish ethics etc.

As I have come from a large family I am used to spending time with children of all ages, and have previously had a babysitting job for many different famalies.

Teaching Experience:

I have previously given tuition on English Literature to help with coursework, and to strengthen the pupils writing skills.

Tutoring Approach:

I would firstly do an introductory session with the pupil of the chosen subject, asking which subjects the student wants help with mainly. I like to have interactive sessions where the pupil can ask any questions that are on their mind.

Subjects
  • Reading & Writing skills
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (£9 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (£9 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (£10 p.h.)
  • Religious Studies
  • 11+ (secondary) (£10 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (£10 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (£10 p.h.)


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Lindsay (Miss)
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Subjects: English (Foreign Language)  |  Spanish  |  French  
Availability: Weekdays (daytime)
Types of Tutoring: Online
Info: I am a friendly, approachable person with many years of language learning experience so I know myself how hard it can feel at times when learning a language! I hold a BA in Modern Language Studies (French & Spanish) and a Certificate in Italian wit ...
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Personal Description:
I am a friendly, approachable person with many years of language learning experience so I know myself how hard it can feel at times when learning a language!
I hold a BA in Modern Language Studies (French & Spanish) and a Certificate in Italian with the Open University.
I have A levels in both French [B] and Spanish [B] as well as GCSEs.

Teaching Experience:

I have spent 3 months living and voluntarily teaching English in Costa Rica.

I spent close to a year weekly voluntarily teaching local immigrants to communicate in English.

I spent 2 years working in a secondary school as a Learning Support Assistant for children with Special Educational Needs.

Since 2012, I have been working for Lindsay Does Languages, my own language tuition business. I now tutor online.

Tutoring Approach:

I believe that rows and rows of vocab are not only monotonous but also repetitive, and dare I say it, boring!
There are many more fun and varied ways to teach and learn a language. It's important to remember that everyone has different learning styles and what works with one brilliantly, may go straight over an other's head! However, a positive and energetic approach is always necessary.

Subjects
  • English (Foreign Language)
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (£35 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (£35 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (£35 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (£35 p.h.)
  • Spanish
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (£35 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (£35 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (£35 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (£35 p.h.)

  • French
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (£35 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (£35 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (£35 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (£35 p.h.)

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Sam (Dr)
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Subjects: Philosophy / Critical Thinking  |  Reading & Writing skills  |  German  |  History  |  English (Foreign Language)  |  English  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / Online
Info: I have recently completed my Ph.D, which was about the philosophy of folly in Shakespeare's plays. Whereas English Literature, Language and Philosophy are my primary disciplines, I have also taught German and History up to A-Level standard. I gra ...
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Personal Description:
I have recently completed my Ph.D, which was about the philosophy of folly in Shakespeare's plays.

Whereas English Literature, Language and Philosophy are my primary disciplines, I have also taught German and History up to A-Level standard. I graduated with a First Class degree in English Literature and received a high distinction for my Master's degree, which were both from London University. I am a fellow of the Higher Education Academy, which means that I am qualified to teach at university-level.

My ultimate objective is to teach and research at university level. I am a keen individual, who values the arts and humanities. I believe education is not simply a means to an end; rather, it offers exciting and new ways of thinking about ourselves and the world around us.

Teaching Experience:

My teaching experience is fairly extensive and I have taught both in this country and abroad.

For the last two years, I have lectured and led seminars at Royal Holloway, University of London; I have also continued to teach A-Level and GCSE students English, Philosophy and History as I have done since 2009.

In 2010, I designed and taught a course for American university students, which was called "British Culture". This course was, in essence, an history of ideas in this country from the Roman invasion to the present.

My work has been published in major academic journals and my thesis is currently under consideration by publishers. At the other end of the spectrum, as an undergraduate, I worked as a teaching assistant in primary and secondary schools.

Tutoring Approach:

I realise that at Key Stages 1,2, and 3 the emphasis needs to be on passing exams. At this level, I aim to provide an entertaining and relaxed session, which remains focused on providing and reinforcing the information required to pass an exam.

I hesitate, however, to say that my style is informal. I believe that when instructing younger children a certain amount of structure is required. This does not mean that the session needs be short-sighted; rather that we focus on a structured approach to attaining goals in an interesting and fulfilling way. At the higher levels and for mature students my approach is more relaxed.

Subjects
  • Philosophy / Critical Thinking
  • GCSE or Standards (£20 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (£20 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (£30 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (£25 p.h.)
  • Reading & Writing skills
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (£15 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.)

  • German
  • GCSE or Standards (£20 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (£25 p.h.)
  • History
  • GCSE or Standards (£20 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (£20 p.h.)

  • English (Foreign Language)
  • 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
  • GCSE or Standards (£20 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (£20 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (£30 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (£30 p.h.)


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Katherine (Ms)
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Subjects: Psychology  |  Chemistry  |  Biology  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home / Online
Info: A highly effective teacher; experienced, well organised, motivated, enthusiastic, with good sense of humour. I establish rapport with my students. In my long career in teaching, I have learned how to make the most complex concepts in science 'dig ...
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Personal Description:
A highly effective teacher; experienced, well organised, motivated, enthusiastic, with good sense of humour.

I establish rapport with my students. In my long career in teaching, I have learned how to make the most complex concepts in science 'digestible'. My motto is: 'Excellence in Education'.

I am a member of Pi Lambda Theta (International Honour Society for Educators).

Teaching Experience:

I am a qualified Teacher / Lecturer, and have taught Biology and Chemistry for over thirty years in Secondary, and Further/Higher Education in the US, the EU, and the UK. I have taught the AQA, Edexcel, OCR, and the International Baccalaureate specifications.

In addition to teaching students, I have trained teachers, as well.

Tutoring Approach:

While my Bachelor's Degree is in Biology and Chemistry, my Master's Degree is in Education with emphasis in Curriculum and Instruction, which means I have trained in designing and delivering effective lesson plans, as well as a complete curriculum. I design my instruction taking into account the student's learning style. The 'one size fits all' type of teaching is responsible for the failure of many students. Every student can learn and can do well, provided the teaching style accommodates the student's learning style, and there are no 'gaps' in what is prerequisite knowledge for taking a certain course.

Knowledge builds on pre-existing knowledge. I make certain that my students really understand and appreciate that. I diagnose any 'gaps' in content knowledge that my students may have, and I 'fill' them, providing a solid foundation for my students to build on.

Study skills, which figure prominently in my teaching, and exam technique, along with a well-rounded, in-depth knowledge of content, provide the key to success.

At the end of the course, my students not only do they have what they need to tackle the Biology or Chemistry Exam, but also a wealth of learning skills which they can apply to other subjects as well, and which they will find essential in all their future academic studies.

Educational technology supplements my instruction. The content in every session is presented on PowerPoint with quality images. I clarify every point and make certain my student has 'grasped' the present concept before I proceed with the next. Where appropriate, the PPT presentation is followed by a brief video which makes the content 'come alive'. My PowerPoint presentations, as well as my notes on PDF or Word files are available for my students after the lesson.

I finish the lesson practicing exam - style questions. It goes without saying that regular revision is important, and I provide my students with lots of past exam papers.

Subjects
  • Psychology
  • A-Level or Highers (£45 p.h.)
  • Chemistry
  • GCSE or Standards (£45 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (£50 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (£55 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (£55 p.h.)

  • Biology
  • GCSE or Standards (£45 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (£45 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (£55 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (£55 p.h.)

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Kristy (Ms)
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Subjects: Art  |  Journalism  |  Mandarin  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home / Online
Info: I've been living and tutoring in Oxford for 7 years. I'd been teaching Chinese Mandarin in Chandlings School, a private primary day school in Oxford, for two academic years. Self running a Mandarin school for adults and kids based at West Oxford Comm ...
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Personal Description:
I've been living and tutoring in Oxford for 7 years. I'd been teaching Chinese Mandarin in Chandlings School, a private primary day school in Oxford, for two academic years. Self running a Mandarin school for adults and kids based at West Oxford Community Centre. Apart from Mandarin tutoring and teaching, as a former journalist, I'm currently write my column for China's media as well as research assistant for Oxford University. I have degree in Law and Finance in China. I gained Diploma in Art and Design from Oxford City College in 2016 as well as holding a offer of Masters in Comparative Education in UCL in 2017.

Teaching Experience:

Deliver for-fee private Mandarin tutoring in Oxford (to residents, university students and staff), London and online. Students range in age from 7 to 60.

To date have delivered over 400 hours of Mandarin instruction.

Tutoring Approach:

Basic

The course will be designed for complete beginners of Mandarin Chinese, covering the basics of the language such as the pronunciation, the characters, practical grammar, conversational phrases and sentences, etc.

The course offers an interactive platform for students, who are interested in China and the Chinese language for various reasons, to have an extensive flavour of the language as well as its culture, and to build foundation for possible further study.

Elementary

The course will be designed for students who have learned some Mandarin Chinese and wish to further their study to a higher level. Students who book for this course are expected to have learnt the basics of the language such as the pronunciation, the writing system and fundamental grammar.

The course adopts a communicative approach for teaching and learning the language with emphasis on grammar and oral skills in: daily routines/ expressing/ comparing/asking and giving/understanding/asking and answering/ordering/identifying/describing, etc.

Intermediate

Students should be able to demonstrate a linguistic competence .The course adopts a communicative approach with emphasis on grammar and oral skills in: talking about relationship/describing a family event/talking about language Learning/personal Interests and sports/conversation on travelling accessories/commenting on major Chinese cities/how Chinese people name their children/a Chinese fairy-tale/chinese idioms/buying book/festival celebrations/Impression of a foreign country, etc.

Advance

Students should be able to demonstrate a linguistic competence. The course adopts a communicative approach with emphasis on grammar and oral skills in: business/education/lifestyle/social contradictions/international relations, etc.

Subjects
  • Art
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (£30 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (£30 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (£30 p.h.)
  • Journalism
  • Further/Higher (university) (£15 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (£15 p.h.)

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

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Catherine (Miss)
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Subjects: French  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: From their home / Online
Info: I am French and I have lived in Britain for 24 years. I raised my children to be bilingual. I am honest, kind, interested in most things and I like people. You will feel welcome ...
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Personal Description:
I am French and I have lived in Britain for 24 years. I raised my children to be bilingual.

I am honest, kind, interested in most things and I like people.

You will feel welcome

Teaching Experience:

I have been teaching people of all levels and ages since 1997, as a tutor, as a Language Teacher Assistant and as a languages teacher

Tutoring Approach:

Relaxed yet professional, approachable, reliable. Teaching adated to learning styles. Pronunciation is well explained and practised. So is everything else!:)

Subjects
  • French
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (£25 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (£25 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (£27 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (£32 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (£35 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (£25 p.h.)

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Joshua (Mr)
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Subjects: Entrance Exams  |  Combined Science  |  Maths  |  Physics  |  Chemistry  |  Biology  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home / Online
Info: I have seen students` confidence in their abilities increases and their understanding deepens. Both students and parents have offered positive feedback from the great improvement in their grade as a result of my tuition. For example, a student`s grad ...
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Personal Description:
I have seen students` confidence in their abilities increases and their understanding deepens. Both students and parents have offered positive feedback from the great improvement in their grade as a result of my tuition. For example, a student`s grade in A Level Physics improved from originally an E to an A after my tuition, while others attend their preferred schools after help revision for their entrance exams.

Teaching Experience:

After various school placements, such as teaching classes at St Aidan`s (ranked amongst the highest achieving comprehensive schools in the country), for over five years I have helped a multitude of pupils ranging from as young as six through to mature students.
Having experienced rigorous training, I am an Examiner for a major board and have relished the challenges of marking
candidates` papers. I feel this gives me an invaluable perspective when preparing my students for their own tests.
I am familiar with the different examination boards, particularly AQA, Edexcel, OCR, CIE and ISEB. Covering English and Reasoning where desired, I have prepared students for 7+, 8+, 11+ and 13+ entrance examinations as well as the STEP and PAT tests required for the Universities of Oxford and Cambridge. With my tuition, students have gained entrance to the schools of Aldenham, Fulham Prep, Harrogate Ladies, Sedbergh, Charterhouse and Latymer. After my tuition, candidates attained the necessary grades for their university offers, including from Oxbridge, to study courses relevant to our preparation. I also have experience aiding with IB and professional skills tests together with Pre-U and IGCSE.
I am happy to offer tuition for all other syllabuses as well, for example WJEC and for free-standing maths qualifications.
I also offer tuition to adults wanting to improve their own maths understanding and skills, for example to help with their career or to pass graduate skills tests such as Kenexa, SHL and numeracy for QTS etc.
I have helped several students with Asperger Syndrome, those with dyslexia and students who are home schooled, have conditions including severe physical handicaps, speech and language difficulties or have had to change school due to behavioural difficulties. Furthermore, I have been trained for and have taught looked after children and also have experience of helping those for whom English is an additional language.

Tutoring Approach:

I find I can relate to students in a calm and patient manner and I have enjoyed helping them through difficulties with their subjects. I endeavour to find and solve the problems students have in their understanding to give them a firmer grasp of the topic, with the benefits from this being increased confidence and improved results.

Subjects
  • Entrance Exams
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (£20 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.)
  • Combined Science
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (£20 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (£25 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (£30 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (£35 p.h.)

  • Maths
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (£20 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (£25 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (£30 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (£35 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (£35 p.h.)
  • Physics
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (£20 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.)

  • Chemistry
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (£20 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (£25 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (£30 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (£35 p.h.)
  • Biology
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (£20 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (£25 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (£30 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (£35 p.h.)


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Javier (Mr)
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Subjects: English (Foreign Language)  |  Spanish  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home / Online
Info: I have the character traits, the professional competence and communicative skills of a native speaker of Spanish to deliver quality lessons adapted to the student`s needs and demands. I feel passionate when it comes to teaching and my experience ...
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Personal Description:
I have the character traits, the professional competence and communicative skills of a native speaker of Spanish to deliver quality lessons adapted to the student`s needs and demands.
I feel passionate when it comes to teaching and my experience with students says that they find the lessons enjoyable and, most important, useful and valuable to their goals.
I like to adjust the dynamics and content of every lesson to the specific needs of the learner.This makes every learner unique and I find challenging and rewarding to create tailored lessons adapted to the student“s needs.

I have the academic background in SSL and the communicative skills as a native speaker of Spanish to meet any needs the learner might demand .Starting with zero level,going to casual adult learning,business Spanish ar any required academic stage and examination test i will cover any educational or personal goals you have.
You will have the first lesson for free and then you decide what you will do afterwards.
If you ,due to whatever reason, you do not need or want an hour around the clock lesson we can arrange that and do shorter or longer spans of time.

Teaching Experience:

I have a strong background on the Teaching of Spanish as a second language since I have taught adults and children for some years.I have taught SSL for more than twenty years in the Sunny coast in Spain to English foreign residents,both casual and academic learners of Spanish language and culture.
I have taught English as a second language and Spanish language and literature to pupils studying the Spanish Curriculum.
In formal education I have been a tutor, curriculum developer and teacher of children and adults with learning disabilities for more than ten years.
In 2000 I was appointed Head of Department at Special Needs College "Sonsoles" post which I held up to 2011.
I am currently teaching Spanish as a second language and English as a second language on a self employed basis.

Tutoring Approach:

I have worked with people with special needs and as I see it is the student the one who plays the key role in any teaching-learning process.
I try to design my tutoring lessons as taylor made as possible adjusting them to the goals any given individual student wants to achieve.

My understanding and use English is high ,which I think is a plus when it comes to the teaching of Spanish in an English speaking environment.

As a general overview you will be covered any aspect of the Spanish language you are interested in as well as any communicational or academic goal in the acquisition and efective use of the Spanish language and culture.
I usually draw on real texts,audios and any specific didactic materials you are interested in and offer help with specific areas such as scientific,law os business Spanish.
I offer an appointment for our first lesson absolutelly free of charge with no obligation whatsoever.
I would like just to welcome any question or doubt you have about the lessons and the way we could approach them.

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


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Cinzia (Ms)
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Subjects: Journalism  |  Italian  |  Photography  |  Art  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home / Online
Info: My name is Cinzia, I am a freelance documentary photographer and photojournalist. I hold an MA in Documentary photography and photojournalism and a BA (hons) in Fine Art Painting. As a photojournalist and documentary photographer, I often follow s ...
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Personal Description:
My name is Cinzia, I am a freelance documentary photographer and photojournalist. I hold an MA in Documentary photography and photojournalism and a BA (hons) in Fine Art Painting.
As a photojournalist and documentary photographer, I often follow stories which expose issues of marginalization, oppression and violence. My work has been published in editorials nationally and internationally including by the BBC, The Huffington Post, Amnesty, Metro, Big Issue, New Internationalist, Vice, Oxford University, Royal National Theatre, Shelter, Save the Children UK, Justice and Peace Commission Hong Kong.

Teaching Experience:

Manage and deliver Photography Workshops.
I have written a core program on Creative Career Workshops and currently teaching and coaching young people in a secondary school in Portfolio Presentation, Photography Editing, Blogging, Photojournalism, CV and Pitching.
Delivered Photography Workshops in partnership with Protection Approaches.
I hold a Tutor Training Diploma (NOCN) Level 3.
Worked as a Photography Tutor for Point Blank.
Worked as an Art Tutor at Kite Studios, Londo
Invited as a Guest Speaker on Documentary Photography for various organisations and academic institutions.
I have been working as a Photojournalism Lecturer at London College of Communication.

Tutoring Approach:

My approach is hands- on with a particular emphasis on confidence building and finding one's own voice.

Subjects
  • Journalism
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (£15 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (£20 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (£25 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (£25 p.h.)
  • Italian
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (£15 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (£20 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (£25 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (£25 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (£27 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (£27 p.h.)

  • Photography
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (£15 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (£20 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (£25 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (£25 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (£27 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (£27 p.h.)
  • Art
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (£15 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (£20 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (£25 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (£25 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (£27 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (£27 p.h.)


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Saad (Dr)
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Subjects: Economics  |  Accounting  |  Arabic  |  Business Related  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: From their home / Online
Info: I am a PhD candidate in operation management at the university of huddersfield. I have an excellent background in business management and many other related subjects. beside my PhD, I have an MBA degree as well as a BA in business administration. Fu ...
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I am a PhD candidate in operation management at the university of huddersfield. I have an excellent background in business management and many other related subjects. beside my PhD, I have an MBA degree as well as a BA in business administration. Furthermore I hold a TAPP teaching qualification and a PgCert from university of huddersfield.

Teaching Experience:

I taught the following subjects
1- marketing strategies
2- leadership management
3- operations management

Tutoring Approach:

I usually link the theory to real world practise through different examples and case studies.

Subjects
  • Economics
  • Further/Higher (university) (£20 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (£20 p.h.)
  • Accounting
  • Further/Higher (university) (£20 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (£20 p.h.)

  • Arabic
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (£20 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (£20 p.h.)
  • Business Related
  • Further/Higher (university) (£20 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (£20 p.h.)


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