Kelso Tutors & Kelso Tuition


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



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Caroline (Mrs)
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Subjects: English (Foreign Language)  |  Spanish  |  Japanese  |  German  |  Italian  |  French  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: From their home / Online
Info: I am a fully qualified and experienced teacher of Modern Foreign Languages. I have taught in a school near Wakefield for 8 years and have been a private tutor for five years. I am a very enthusiastic and approachable teacher. I can offer languages ...
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Personal Description:
I am a fully qualified and experienced teacher of Modern Foreign Languages. I have taught in a school near Wakefield for 8 years and have been a private tutor for five years. I am a very enthusiastic and approachable teacher. I can offer languages teaching in French, Spanish, German, Italian and Japanese. I offer teaching at all levels; primary languages, with a view to possibly taking GCSE examinations early, Key stage 3, GCSE, IGCSE, AS and A2 levels and adult languages classes. I also cover the new GCSE and A-level specifications for exams in 2018. I have experience in all areas of languages teaching and I throughly enjoy teaching languages!

I also work for 3 distance learning schools, as a tutor for French and Spanish. I am Lead Tutor for one school and also carrying out consultancy work for the new A-level exam. I teach students from all over the world which is a real honour.

I believe that everyone should have the opportunity to take the language of their choice. Therefore, I am happy to offer to help students take a GCSE or A level in a language which may not be available in their school. I can help with assessments and speaking tests in addition to a high standard of tuition to learn the language at the desired level and beyond.

I am currently learning Chinese as it has always interested me and as a teacher, I know that I need to remember what it is like to be a language learner!

References are available upon request.

Teaching Experience:

I have a PGCE and QTS qualification in Modern Languages and as part of my studies, I taught in two schools in North Yorkshire. I have been a teacher in a Specialist Language College near Wakefield for 8 years and a private tutor for 2 years. As a teacher in a Specialist Language College, I have taught KS3 and GCSE languages in addition to working in the community, teaching languages at local Primary Schools and carrying out Adult language classes.

For my private tuition, I have taught many A-level students in addition to primary students, GCSE students and adult learners. I have found this to be very interesting to see how people learn in different ways and develop their confidence in learning a new language or gaining extra support for language learning.

Tutoring Approach:

As a tutor, I always check to see what level each student is at in the first lesson. All lessons are tailored to the students' needs so you can get the most out of learning a language. I recommend useful resources and I am happy to lend books and DVDs from the extensive range of resources I have built up as a result of tutees' wishes. I have an excellent knowledge of the national curriculum and exam specifications of all the boards and I keep up-to-date with the many changes which may occur in education.

I look at all language skills although I may focus on one or two particular areas if this is what the tutee needs (such as listening and speaking if exams were not to be taken). I use ICT in my lessons and use many different websites and encourage students to use these at home and I help with grammar, even if it is the basics, as an understanding of this is essential to learning a language successfully!

I set homework tasks each week for students and I also offer a 'mid lesson service', where students can Skype or Phone so that I can check on progress or answer any questions. A quick chat in the target language is fine too! This service is free. I am also happy to answer any texts on the language- that is what I'm here for!

All new students are welcome. I always answer all requests so please also check spam folders just in case!
Plase note that there is a slightly cheaper rate for students wanting daytime teaching sessions.
merci, gracias, grazie, danke, arigatou!

Subjects
  • English (Foreign Language)
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (16 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (16 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (16 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (16 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (16 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (16 p.h.)
  • Spanish
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (16 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (16 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (16 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (16 p.h.)

  • Japanese
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (16 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (16 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (16 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (16 p.h.)
  • German
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (16 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (16 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (16 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (16 p.h.)

  • Italian
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (16 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (16 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (16 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (16 p.h.)
  • French
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (16 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (16 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (16 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (16 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (16 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (16 p.h.)


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Sarah (Mrs)
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Subjects: Special Needs  |  Study Skills  |  Entrance Exams  |  Maths  |  English  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home
Info: BA (Hons) English Literature, PGCE English and Drama. Qualified, enthusiastic and friendly. I aim to tailor each lesson to be different according to each students individual needs and most importantly make it fun and at the same time build confidence ...
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Personal Description:
BA (Hons) English Literature, PGCE English and Drama. Qualified, enthusiastic and friendly. I aim to tailor each lesson to be different according to each students individual needs and most importantly make it fun and at the same time build confidence and skills for learning.

Teaching Experience:

21 years in both Primary and Secondary Education. Gifted and Talented coordinator, cross curricular literacy coordinator and worked extensively with Special Needs education, including dyslexia, dyscalculia, deaf and partially sighted children. I specialise in preparation for examinations, 11+, 13+, GCSE's and AS and A2 English Literature, Verbal and Non Verbal reasoning, Common Entrance and SAT's, spelling strategies, essay writing skills, planning, revision techniques. Currently a GCSE English Literature Examiner.

Tutoring Approach:

I employ a multi sensory approach to learning, dependent on the childs individual needs and preferrred learning style. Each session is focused on a particular target and regular feedback is given to parents. I am happy to liaise with school in order to ensure the best possible support for each child.

Subjects
  • Special Needs
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (30 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (35 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (35 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (40 p.h.)
  • Study Skills
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (30 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (35 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (35 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (40 p.h.)

  • Entrance Exams
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (30 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (35 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (35 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (40 p.h.)
  • Maths
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (30 p.h.)

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

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Zahir (Dr)
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Subjects: Computer Studies / I.T.  |  Chemistry  |  Biology  |  English  |  Physics  |  Maths  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (evenings)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home / Online
Info: Professional. Fully qualified. Results-driven. Quality private tuition in Maths, Sciences, English and Computing/IT. Tuition is offered as one-to-one lessons, small-to-large group sessions or online via Skype, depending on the student`s requir ...
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Personal Description:
Professional. Fully qualified. Results-driven.

Quality private tuition in Maths, Sciences, English and Computing/IT.

Tuition is offered as one-to-one lessons, small-to-large group sessions or online via Skype, depending on the student`s requirements. Home visits are available at an additional charge.

If you are keen to achieve the upper limits of your academic potential look no further.

Teaching Experience:

Over 10 years of private tuition at all levels ranging from KS2 up to degree level with 100% of previous students progressing to university and over half applying to Oxbridge.

Currently training to be a University Lecturer with proven excellence in teaching both in small-to-large groups and one-to-one supervisions.

CV/UCAS application workshops also offered with particular focus on Oxbridge for talented students.

Tutoring Approach:

Progress is based on developing material covered in School/College/University, maintaining vital parent feedback and focusing on three key attributes:

Accuracy. First we ensure a comprehensive understanding of existing course concepts.
Confidence. Secondly we enable mastery of new material.
Efficiency. Finally we hone exam technique and speed in completing question papers.

Subjects
  • Computer Studies / I.T.
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (25 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (30 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (30 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (35 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (40 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (40 p.h.)
  • Chemistry
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (25 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (30 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (30 p.h.)

  • Biology
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (25 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (30 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (30 p.h.)
  • English
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (25 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (30 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (30 p.h.)

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


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Annabel (Miss)
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Subjects: Special Needs  |  Psychology  |  Geography  |  History  |  Maths  |  English  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: From their home / Online
Info: Imagination; innovation; inspiration - tuition tailored to the individual and designed not just to educate, but to inspire! Annabel is a professional and capable tutor who has many years experience working with children, teenagers and adults. Hig ...
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Personal Description:
Imagination; innovation; inspiration - tuition tailored to the individual and designed not just to educate, but to inspire!

Annabel is a professional and capable tutor who has many years experience working with children, teenagers and adults. Highly motivated, creative and intuitive, she puts enjoyment at the heart of every lesson and believes everybody has the potential to improve and excel. Annabel has a DBS clearance and also has a certificate in 'Level 3 Safeguarding Children'.

Annabel effectively tailors every lesson to the individual and is able to utilise her skills in order to ensure every tutee is given tuition to suit their personal learning style. Equally adept with pre-schoolers and GCSE students, Annabel enjoys the challenge and subsequent rewards that come from working with a wide age-range. Specialist tuition for those with dyslexia, dyscalculia and dyspraxia is offered to encourage confidence and proficiency when learning new ideas and concepts.

Please note: TUITION IS CARRIED OUT AT ANNABEL'S OWN VENUE. People learn more effectively outside of their home environment and also this enables Annabel to keep session costs down. All tutees are entitled to two introductory sessions (normally priced) before paying for a block of five or ten sessions. Online tuition is offered for those who cannot travel to the venue.

★ EFL lessons cover those who are working to at least a `Lower Elementary Level`. Annabel will ascertain if she can offer tuition before you purchase her details. Unfortunately, Annabel is unable to offer English tuition to those who speak only single words, or no English. There may be an additional cost if Annabel has to do extra preparation, or buy additional materials, and all EFL students will be required to buy a recommended book to work through during lessons.

Teaching Experience:

Qualifications

-BA Hons History Degree (Open University).

-NCFE Level 3 `Teaching Assistant` diploma.

-CPD Level 3 certificate in 'Safeguarding Children - Designated Officer'.

-ITA TEFL (Teaching English as a Foreign Language) Advanced Certificate.

-NCFE Level 4 diploma in `Counselling & Psychotherapy`.

-NCFE Level 4 diploma in `Caring for People with Learning Disabilities`.

-NCC Level 3 certificate in 'Special Educational Needs'.

-A-Levels in English, Psychology and Health & Social Care.

-A-C grade GCSE`s in ALL tutored subjects.

-NCFE Level 3 diploma in `Ecology`.

-NCFE Level 3 diploma in `Meteorology`.

-NCFE Level 2 diploma in `Equality & Diversity`.

-NCFE Level 2 diploma in `Business & Administration`.

Tutoring Approach:

-Tuition for children aged 3-11 includes letter and number floor mats, outdoor activities, project work, games, drama and role-play - as well as traditional desk-based activities.
-Tuition for students over 11 years includes slide-show presentations, games, reading and writing activities, essay-writing guidance and project work.

★ Specialist tuition for pre-school children focusing on letter and number recognition, pencil grip and word recognition. Lessons include floor mats, drama, singing, drawing and games.
★ 'Year One Phonics Check' sessions for all children in year one. Lessons include professional resources and fun learning using letter mats, word games and outdoor activities.
★ Creative Writing tuition for 5 years plus. Lessons include slide-show presentations, outdoor activities, games and storytelling.
★ Targeted literacy and numeracy tuition for children aged 5-11 years. Lessons can include SATs practise, extension activities, games, project work and outdoor activities.
★ Tuition for those aged 11 plus uses a range of resources including slide-show presentations, worksheets, mind-maps, text books, OS maps and graphs.
★ EFL (English as a Foreign Language) teaching with specialist help given to those studying for IELTS.

Annabel is a published author who is using her skills to teach English to both native and non-native speakers.

Subjects
  • Special Needs
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (18 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (20 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (22 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (22 p.h.)
  • Psychology
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (18 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (20 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (22 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (22 p.h.)

  • Geography
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (18 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (20 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (22 p.h.)
  • History
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (18 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (20 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (22 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (22 p.h.)

  • Maths
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (18 p.h.)
  • English
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (18 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (20 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (22 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (22 p.h.)


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Carolyn (Mrs)
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Subjects: Biology  |  Chemistry  |  Physics  |  Maths  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home / Online
Info: I am a Maths/Physics Graduate with over six years experience tutoring Maths and Physics to A level, and all three Sciences to GCSE level. I am enthusiastic and committed to my student's learning, and I believe that with the right support they can gai ...
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Personal Description:
I am a Maths/Physics Graduate with over six years experience tutoring Maths and Physics to A level, and all three Sciences to GCSE level. I am enthusiastic and committed to my student's learning, and I believe that with the right support they can gain confidence and achieve the results they would like. I enjoy working with my students and being a part of their progress and seeing them achieve good exam results. I am also a classical violinist in my spare time (If I get any!) and play with various local orchestras, e.g. the Enfield Chamber Orchestra.

Teaching Experience:

I have experience teaching most modules in A level Maths and Further Maths: Core 1 - 4, M1, M2, M3, M4, S1, S2, FP1, FP2 and D1, and tutoring students studying for all the major exam boards - Edexcel, OCR, OCR MEI and AQA. I also have experience teaching Physics A level for the following exam board syllabi: AQA, OCR A, OCR B and Edexcel. In addition I have experience in Teaching BEng Undergraduates at Middlesex University.
For GCSE level I have experience tutoring Higher and Foundation Tier in Maths and Sciences to students with differing abilities and learning styles, and to students with Special Educational Needs e.g. Dyslexia, Asperger's, Dyspraxia, ADHD and Dyscalcula. I have tutored Core, Additional and Further Modules (triple Science) for all Chemistry, Biology and Physics.

Tutoring Approach:

My approach is to consider each student individually and assess their needs through talking to them about their work so far, and to monitor their progress as they work with me. I will always work at a pace that suits each individual student, making the subjects interesting, fun and accessible for students so they will learn more easily and remember more. They will gain confidence as they progress far more this way. I am a good communicator and understand the many problems students face. Towards exam time we will go through all the past papers for that exam to give students extra confidence in exam technique

Subjects
  • Biology
  • GCSE or Standards (40 p.h.)
  • Chemistry
  • GCSE or Standards (40 p.h.)

  • Physics
  • 11+ (secondary) (35 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (40 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (40 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (40 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (40 p.h.)
  • Maths
  • 11+ (secondary) (35 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (40 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (40 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (40 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (40 p.h.)


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Yi-Chieh (Mr)
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Subjects: Mandarin  |  English (Foreign Language)  |  Latin  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home / Online
Info: I am a Taiwanese who base in Edinburgh. Before I moved back to Scotland in 2014, I was a doctoral student at the University of Chicago in Greek and Latin. I have a BA degree in history from National Taiwan University (2006). After I spent a year stud ...
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Personal Description:
I am a Taiwanese who base in Edinburgh. Before I moved back to Scotland in 2014, I was a doctoral student at the University of Chicago in Greek and Latin. I have a BA degree in history from National Taiwan University (2006). After I spent a year studying Greek and Latin at Trinity College Dublin (2005-6), I gained a post-baccalaureate certificate in Greek and Latin from Columbia University in the City of New York (2008) and then a MPhil in Latin from the University of St. Andrews in 2011. Afterwards, I spent three years pursuing PhD research on Greek and Latin at the University of Chicago. At the present, I am photographing Edinburgh and Dublin and preparing my portfolio, exhibition, and photo books. I am very much enthusiastic about finding knowledge in both textual and visual worlds. Moreover, I am writing stories about Taiwanese diaspora for a journal in Taiwan. When it comes to Latin, I am currently reading Statius, Tibullus, and Seneca because I believe learning Latin is a life-long career that requires one's enthusiasm and dedication.

Teaching Experience:

I have been learning Latin for more than a decade, at National Taiwan University, Trinity College Dublin, Columbia University, the University of St. Andrews and the University of Chicago. I have TAed and taught Latin in Taiwan and the States. During this period, I have helped Cambridge University Press to translate Cambridge Latin Course series into Chinese Mandarin. During my stay in Chicago (2011-13), I also helped young people who have learning and reading difficulty.

Tutoring Approach:

Latin:
Apart from solving the problems of your school work, we will do more exercise, such as unseen translation and English-Latin translation, to find out your weak and strong points. The exercise will help me prepare materials that will help you memorise syntax, vocabulary, and grammar. Grammar can be very boring and put down students' interest in Latin. However, learning through reading interesting, alien, and exotic stories will enhance students' motivation to look into the Roman Antiquity. Reading will also more effectively shed lights on the parts of grammar and syntax we need to make up. Moreover, I will show you how to master speech recognition tactics in order to develop a stronger reading comprehension. I believe in the end of this course, we will have a better understand of Latin as a language and Latin literature as a whole.




English
I have been learning English since I was fifteen. I have overcome many difficulties, such as taking language exams, living in foreign lands, and doing academic works. I will share those experience with you. This tutoring will focus on the various needs and interests of individual students. You may bring the materials that interest you. We also can look into big books, newspapers or stories covering your the stories of your country. We can also look into websites which offer wonderful resources for people whose first language is not English, such as BBC. By reading, listening and discussing together, I will help you find out your weak points and we will start from there.

Subjects
  • Mandarin
  • 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.)
  • English (Foreign Language)
  • 11+ (secondary) (20 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (20 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (20 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (20 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (20 p.h.)

  • Latin
  • 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) (20 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (20 p.h.)

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Jacqueline (Mrs)
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Subjects: Combined Science  |  Chemistry  |  Biology  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you
Info: I have 16 years experience as a Secondary School Science Teacher/Head of Department specializing in Biology whilst teaching at an OFSTED rated 'Outstanding' High School and as private tutor for OCR, Edexcel & AQA. ...
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Personal Description:
I have 16 years experience as a Secondary School Science Teacher/Head of Department specializing in Biology whilst teaching at an OFSTED rated 'Outstanding' High School and as private tutor for OCR, Edexcel & AQA.

Teaching Experience:

I am fully qualified to teach KS3 Science, KS4 Science, KS4 Triple Science (Biology specialism) KS5 Biology & Applied Science for Biology, Applied Science, Chemistry and General/Combined/Triple Science and have experience of teaching pupils of all abilities.

* In 2013/14 88% of my students achieved an A or A* for Triple Science Biology at GCSE Level with the remainder achieving a B grade.

* Final exam results for 2014 have determined that I am in the top 25 teachers of Applied Science in the country, the equivalent of the top 10% nationally at A and top 25% nationally at AS Level and have consistently returned similar results over the past 5 years.

* I possess an Enhanced DBS and a Safeguarding Certificate.

Tutoring Approach:

I have an excellent track record of teaching skills to ensure my students reach their full potential with a friendly yet professional approach whilst maintaining the highest standards have received numerous letters of praise from both my students and their parents.

Subjects
  • Combined Science
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (25 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (30 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (35 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (40 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (45 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (45 p.h.)
  • Chemistry
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (25 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (30 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (35 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (40 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (45 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (45 p.h.)

  • Biology
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (25 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (30 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (35 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (40 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (45 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (45 p.h.)

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Rachel (Mrs)
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Subjects: Study Skills  |  English  |  History  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (evenings)
Types of Tutoring: From their home / Online
Info: I am an enthusiastic, professional, patient and successful private tutor. I have a BA in History (1st Class) and a Masters in Medieval Studies (Distinction); a course jointly run by the History and English departments at Royal Holloway, University of ...
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Personal Description:
I am an enthusiastic, professional, patient and successful private tutor. I have a BA in History (1st Class) and a Masters in Medieval Studies (Distinction); a course jointly run by the History and English departments at Royal Holloway, University of London.

Aside from Higher Education I have 10 GCSE's A-C (including English Language (A), English Literature (A), History (B), Latin, Science and Maths). I obtained 4 A Levels in English Language, History, Psychology and General Studies as well as an AS Level in Law.

Teaching Experience:

I have a strong amount of teaching and tutoring experience - across a range of levels in both English and History:

- KS2 English
- KS3 English
- ALAN
- GCSE English Language and Literature
- As/A Level English Language, Literature and History
- Higher Education History and Academic Writing

Fortunately these have been very successful, and I have been consistently able to improve client results. Over time I have seen that the areas I am able to impact most are essay writing and exam techniques.

I also work full-time in the recruitment field and, as a result, have been able to offer help with University Personal Statements, College Applications and CV and Interview techniques, should this be required.

Previous feedback:

From Michelle (5/5): (GCSE English) "Fantastic Teacher, she is everything you could ask of an English tutor. We are so glad we found her."

From Vivien (5/5): (A-Level History) "My daughter is receiving excellent help and guidance from Rachel with both English and History AS work."

From Samantha (5/5): (GCSE English) "First Tutors helped us to find Rachel , she has helped our daughter with her English and given her alot more confidence. Rachel is very easy to talk to and get along with putting students at easy. I can't thank Rachel enough, for her help and support."

From Lynn (5/5): (A-Level History) "Rachel has been an excellent tutor for my daughter Harriet and has helped her to gain confidence and understanding in her English and History A Level course. We have been very pleased with the attention to detail and enthusiasm that Rachel gives to the subject in a relaxed and personable manner. I would highly recommend Rachel as a Tutor."

From Adam (5/5): (GCSE English) "We cant recommend Rachel strongly enough. When we first sought her help, our son was coasting through school, under-performing in English and showing no interest in changing it. With her help just once a week, he is now up to a B average - an of course this has a positive effect on so many other subjects where good English skills are required (history, RE etc). If only she covered the maths & sciences too!"

From Libby (5/5): (GCSE English) "Rachel is a very good tutor, working with my son at his speed. She has given him ideas to look at and explore in his English GCSE. I am hopeful that through her help Sam will do well this year. Sam engages with her too which is really important."

From Carol (5/5): (Secondary English) "David felt very relaxed and comfortable during his lessons with Rachel. She had put a lot of thought into them and fully addressed the problems he is having at school. After 6 lessons he already feels more confident in presenting his work in the way it is required by the school. He left each lesson feeling very positive. He will be continuing his lessons with Rachel."

From Clare (5/5): (Secondary English) "We have been extremely pleased with Rachel's tutoring. Rachel has understood Bronti's needs and taught her the correct level of English. Rachel makes the lessons interesting, whilst also challenging in a way that isn't obvious to Bronti."

From Sue (5/5): (A-Level English) "Dear Rachel, Thank you very much for all the help you have given Alex so far with her AS studies, in particular English and essay writing. She is becoming much more confident and positive about approaching homework tasks and felt she coped well with her first exam today due to the preparation sessions with you over the Xmas holidays. Compared to when she started I would say she is much happier now about her English studies, which is great. I am delighted with the change in her motivation and she is very keen to continue working with you on improving her essay writing techniques. Once again many thanks"

Tutoring Approach:

I practice what I preach - and I believe that this comes across in my tutoring. I absolutely love learning and studying. I am an enthusiastic person who genuinely wants to help people achieve their potential in their desired field and take great pride in the successes my clients have achieved after sessions with me.

Sessions are relaxed and informal; I create a friendly environment where people want to learn and feel comfortable doing so. I try to be as flexible as possible; I am happy to ramp up the sessions in the run up to exams, but also to scale back during quieter periods and also change days/times on an ad hoc basis. I encourage my tutees to contact me outside of sessions if they ever need any help - you don't have to wait a whole week to speak to me again!

There is, however, a formal element to learning and I do expect commitment and homework will be set on a regular basis (as long as there is capacity alongside school/college/university commitments).

It's not a case of 'one size fits all' and I enjoy working with my clients to help them to understand their best style of learning and to adapt my teaching style as required. Sessions with me can often mean going through past papers and helping with homework to fun quizzes and games!

On the whole, my aim would be not only to teach, but to inspire my tutees and instill a sense of confidence in their own abilities.

Subjects
  • Study Skills
  • 11+ (secondary) (17.5 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (20 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (25 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (30 p.h.)
  • English
  • 11+ (secondary) (17.5 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (20 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (25 p.h.)

  • History
  • 11+ (secondary) (17.5 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (20 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (25 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (30 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (30 p.h.)

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Sheila (Ms)
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Subjects: Study Skills  |  English (Foreign Language)  |  Reading & Writing skills  |  Media / Communication Studies  |  Film Studies  |  English  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (evenings)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home / Online
Info: I am a dedicated English and Media academic with a Masters Degree in English, a First Class Degree in Scriptwriting for Film and Television and a Masters Degree in Directing Digital Film & TV. I also have a PAL certification for classroom based t ...
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Personal Description:
I am a dedicated English and Media academic with a Masters Degree in English, a First Class Degree in Scriptwriting for Film and Television and a Masters Degree in Directing Digital Film & TV.

I also have a PAL certification for classroom based tutoring.

I can provide teaching in Film Studies, English (inc. GCSE, A'Level, English as a Foreign Language, Degree level and Basic and Reading and Writing skills), Communication Studies and Screenwriting.

I currently offer private tutoring, both online and in person to teenagers, college students, university students and adult learners, offering a patient and caring approach. My teaching and therefore my hourly rate is affordable as I do it for the love of the work.

As well as undertaking work for with the BBC (something the media / film students tend to be interested in) I have also worked on a number of feature films / short films, had articles published and I have won awards for my writing). Therefore, I have a considerable amount of practical and academic knowledge across the media industry, suitable for English, Film and Media Disciplines.

I really care about my students and helping them achieve their goals. I truly believe that anyone can do it if someone believes in their potential. Whether they are just starting out or if they are a mature learner. Everyone deserves to be the best they can be.

Teaching Experience:

For the last 9 years I have been providing a broad range of academic training courses and tutoring to students and adult learners in GCSE / A'level English, Digital Media and Scriptwriting, but I have also offered more basic reading / writing skills.

I currently work with a number of private students from GCSE level through to A' level and beyond, helping them achieve their goals and supporting them with the challenges that inevitably come with preparing and passing exams.

I have delivered classes to university level students, college students, school students and business owners across a wide range of disciplines.

I am always happy to provide references for my work too, so you can be assured of a great level of service.

Due to my work, I have a fully enhanced CRB check which is available for viewing.

Tutoring Approach:

I believe learning through association with what you know, is the easiest way to tutor people of all ages. It generally helps students to identify more easily the knowledge they need to pass their exams.

Being very patient, I find it's better to adapt my tutoring to the individual, rather than apply a 'one size fits all'. This means a better success rate as different students have different strengths.

I usually like to assess learners at the beginning of meeting them / talking to them and then devise a target plan to help them achieve learning goals.

ONLINE TRAINING

At the moment, I offer English GCSE / A'Level, Media, Film Studies, English as a Foreign Language and bespoke University tutoring support, as well as reading and writing skills. I provide full support and 'real time' lessons with a clear structure. Each element is specific to the student being taught.

So if you are looking for a friendly tutor who will encourage you to speak better English or you want to tackle an essay or prepare for an exam, or you want to brush up on the basics, I can help.

I can deliver online tutoring at a time to suit you on an ad-hoc or more regular basis.

Whether you want help with GCSEs, A levels, basic skills, you would like help with media / communication studies or you would like to get to grips with some basic English, I can provide a positive and friendly approach that will actually help you and a very thorough teaching method.

FILM STUDIES

I cover the following areas:

Exploring Film
Exploring Film outside Hollywood
Exploring and creating
The 'language' of film
The organisations which produce, distribute and exhibit films and
The audiences for film.
Narrative
Film Making
Storytelling
Production

I'm an award winning writer, and media professional so am fully up-to-date with the latest techniques / syllabus requirements.

ENGLISH

Broadly speaking I cover the entire syllabus of the relevant level being studied for and the different areas in that level;

A'Level
GCSE
Literature study
Language
Grammar
Punctuation
Comprehension
Essay writing
Essay planning
English tools
Poetry study
Creative writing
Communication
Comparative analysis
Language acquisition
Basic reading
Basic writing

This list is not exhaustive but it should give you an idea.

I am particularly good with shy students or those who lack confidence.

I can travel to you within a reasonable distance at no extra cost or I can provide structured lessons online.

Should you want to use my services and you are outside of my catchment area, I can help but my hourly rate would reflect the distance / time to get to you, if it is outside of the travel radius I serve.

Subjects
  • Study Skills
  • 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.)
  • English (Foreign Language)
  • 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.)

  • Reading & Writing skills
  • 11+ (secondary) (12 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (12 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (14 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (22 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (11.5 p.h.)
  • Media / Communication Studies
  • 11+ (secondary) (12 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (12 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (14 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (22 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (11.5 p.h.)

  • Film Studies
  • 11+ (secondary) (12 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (12 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (14 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (22 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (11.5 p.h.)
  • English
  • 11+ (secondary) (12 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (12 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (14 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (22 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (11.5 p.h.)


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Isabella (Mrs)
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Subjects: German  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (evenings)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home
Info: My name is Isabella and I was born and raised in Germany before relocating to England in 2008 to pursue full-time studies at University.I completed my studies in Media and Communication with a Masters Degree and started working in the events and hosp ...
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Personal Description:
My name is Isabella and I was born and raised in Germany before relocating to England in 2008 to pursue full-time studies at University.I completed my studies in Media and Communication with a Masters Degree and started working in the events and hospitality industry.
Following four years within the busy London events industry I have now relocated to Folkestone with my husband where i work full time as an Assistant Manager of a Serviced Office Complex.

I would now like to spend some of my spare time to pass on my German language skills helping students with the right pronunciation and grammar to enhance their performance and confidence.

Teaching Experience:

I have tutored during my time at school.

Tutoring Approach:

Casual teaching sessions with an emphasis on grammar and pronunciation.

Subjects
  • German
  • 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.)

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Adam (Mr)
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Subjects: Physics  |  Maths  |  Computer Studies / I.T.  |  Chemistry  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home / Online
Info: A PhD student currently writing up my thesis in Chemistry - specifically in the synthesis of new compounds to be used in organic electronics. I have a BSc Hons in Chemistry and a MSc in Drug Design and Discovery. I am based in Glasgow, and I am an ...
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Personal Description:
A PhD student currently writing up my thesis in Chemistry - specifically in the synthesis of new compounds to be used in organic electronics. I have a BSc Hons in Chemistry and a MSc in Drug Design and Discovery.

I am based in Glasgow, and I am an easy-to-speak-to, laid back person. I am passionate about learning, in particular in learning science. I believe that everyone should have access to learn at least a basic level of science as it drives the world around us today.

I have a wide range of experience in traditional chemistry through to current modern techniques and methods. I am well versed in both theoretical and practical chemistry. My main field is synthetic organic chemistry with a scope towards materials (solar cells in particular). Through my studies I have also covered a range of physics, maths, and computing, as well as research methods and planning.

I am highly motivated, passionate, and organised. I look forward to helping you achieve your own goals whether they are to improve a grade, pass a test, or just learn for pleasure or personal interest.

Teaching Experience:

I have tutored at undergraduate level, and I have demonstrated and taught in undergraduate chemistry labs, including handling assignment marking and feedback.

During my PhD I demonstrated in the undergraduate teaching laboratories, where I showed students how to correctly perform their experiments. I would cover the theory of the experiment, explain why it was important, highlight any important aspects and explain the best approach to completing the work. I would then receive and mark lab reports, giving feedback and providing any required additional help or details that each student required. Additionally, during my MSc I tutored an undergraduate student one-to-one because they were unhappy with their grade (a grade C). After some weeks of tuition the student attained a B+, missing out on an A by a few percent.

Tutoring Approach:

I like to ensure the student understands what the underlying theory, reasoning, and application of the topic is. I don't think rote memorisation is a particularly strong approach, especially without ensuring the basic foundations have been understood. I am happy to work towards achieving an improved grade, passing an exam, or simply learning for personal interest.

Subjects
  • Physics
  • 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.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (30 p.h.)
  • Maths
  • 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.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (30 p.h.)

  • Computer Studies / I.T.
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (25 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (25 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (25 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (25 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (30 p.h.)
  • Chemistry
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (25 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (25 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (25 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (30 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (40 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (35 p.h.)


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Iakovos (Mr)
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Subjects: Philosophy / Critical Thinking  |  Religious Studies  |  Latin  |  Greek  
Availability: Weekdays (evenings)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home / Online
Info: My name is Iakovos and I am a qualified (holding QTS) and experienced teacher. I have been teaching Latin, Ancient Greek, Biblical Greek, Modern Greek, History and Religious Education since 2007. I am passionate about teaching and always looking forw ...
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My name is Iakovos and I am a qualified (holding QTS) and experienced teacher. I have been teaching Latin, Ancient Greek, Biblical Greek, Modern Greek, History and Religious Education since 2007. I am passionate about teaching and always looking forward to enriching my knowledge; not only in my areas of teaching, but also in other topics.

I also write poetry. Some of my poems have been published in Greek and Cypriot journals and I have also written two volumes of poetry, which have been published by Anazitiseis publishing house in Cyprus, my home country.

Teaching Experience:

I studied Latin and Greek at the University of Ioannina, Greece. The main subjects of my first degree are the following: Latin Language and Literature (like Roman Satire and Cicero), Ancient Greek Language and Literature (like Homer, Tragedy and Comedy), Byzantine Greek, Modern Greek, Philosophy and History.

After my first degree, I decided to continue my studies at a postgraduate level. I did a Master of Arts in Byzantine and Modern Greek Studies. After, I did a Master in Theology, specializing in World Religions, Monasticism and Philosophy. I am currently reading for a PhD at King's College London in Greek and Medical Humanities.

Apart from my long experience as a freelance teacher of Latin and Greek -at all levels: Entry Level, GCSE, A Level-, I also worked as a Latin and Greek teacher in Primary, Secondary and Higher Education in the U.K and other European countries.

Tutoring Approach:

I am an experienced tutor, as I have long experience in teaching 1:1, small groups of students, as well as groups of more than 20 pupils. Working as a language, RE and History tutor and teacher, my methodology is based on PowerPoint presentations, explaining Latin grammar, for example, through a comparison of Latin and English.

I am an expert user of HOTS (Higher-Order Thinking Skills), which challenge students and help them reach their potentials.

Subjects
  • Philosophy / Critical Thinking
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (25 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (30 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (35 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (40 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (60 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (50 p.h.)
  • Religious Studies
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (25 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (30 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (35 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (40 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (60 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (50 p.h.)

  • Latin
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (25 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (30 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (35 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (40 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (60 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (50 p.h.)
  • Greek
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (25 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (30 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (35 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (40 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (60 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (50 p.h.)


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