Lemington Tutors & Lemington Tuition


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



Our search will show home teachers in your region ordered by their distance from you. Our subjects include, but are not limited to, English, Maths and German from primary level up to GCSE, A-Level and even 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.

We are always looking for new home tutors that are able to provide home teaching services in or in any of the other regions we cater for. You can click here to register with UK Tutors and create your own personal tutoring profile and start receiving tuition enquiries all year round.



A random selection of our tutors can be seen below:
Christine (Mrs)
Christine's profile picture
Subjects: Greek  |  Latin  
Availability: Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: From their home
Info: I graduated in 2011 with a degree in Classics at Cambridge University as a mature student. I am passionate about Latin and Greek and Ancient History. I have also attended a courses in New Testament Greek at the University of Cambridge's Institute of ...
View Christine's profile or  Quick View

Personal Description:
I graduated in 2011 with a degree in Classics at Cambridge University as a mature student. I am passionate about Latin and Greek and Ancient History. I have also attended a courses in New Testament Greek at the University of Cambridge's Institute of Continuing Learning.

I learned Latin and Greek at school up to O' Level but a few years ago I decided that I could no longer do without any Classics in my life and began to study at degree level, first with the Open University where I gained a Dip Class and subsequently at Cambridge University for a B.A and M.A.

Teaching Experience:

In my previous career one of my positions was as a Staff Training Officer with the Department of Employment where I trained adults in job related skills. Most recently I managed a counselling and advice centre in the voluntary sector where my counselling role involved working with young people.


I have current students studying Latin and Ancient Greek.



I ALSO OFFER PREPARATION FOR OXBRIDGE INTERVIEWS.

Tutoring Approach:

My approach is student-centred, focusing on what the student's needs are whilst at the same time having a clear goal in mind. Latin and Greek inevitably involve learning grammar but I like to get students to read adapted texts as soon as possible so that there is a real sense of achievement.

If students are already learning Latin and Greek in another context my aim is to make sure that I support that learning. I aim to ensure that they have a good understanding of what they are learning at school (or elsewhere) by consolidating grammar and providing lots of practice which builds confidence.

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


Use the search box above to find Lemington private teaching and Lemington home tuition
Tahir (Mr)
Tahir's profile picture
Subjects: Urdu  |  Entrance Exams  |  Geography  |  Chemistry  |  Life Science  |  Biology  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: From their home / Online
Info: Education and Qualifications PhD Research fellow: The role of genetics and ecology in the evolution and distribution of Brassicaceae annuals. MRes Crops for the Future (August 2010) University of Dundee, College of Life Sciences, UK and Scotti ...
View Tahir's profile or  Quick View

Personal Description:
Education and Qualifications
PhD Research fellow: The role of genetics and ecology in the evolution and distribution of Brassicaceae annuals.

MRes Crops for the Future (August 2010)
University of Dundee, College of Life Sciences, UK and Scottish Crop Research Institute, UK.

The course focused on the application of basic research to crop improvement in the 21st century. Individual modules covered basic plant biology including gene expression and regulation, molecular genetics and pathology, genetic manipulation as well as environment-plant interactions.

MSc Botany (January 1998): {High First Class}
University of Agriculture Faisalabad, Department of Botany, Pakistan.
This two year MSc course covered all major aspects of plant science, including cell structure and function, general genetics, plant ecology, plant pathology, germplasm resources in plants, biochemistry, advance systematics, and experimental statistics and biometry.

BSc-Zoology, Botany Chemistry, Geography
Bahauddhin Zakariya University Multan, Pakistan.
(August 1995): { High Second Class}

The Degree course covered organic, physical and Inorganic chemistry gave a Comparative account of Vertebrate, Invertebrate Phyla and comprehensively focused on plant physiology, thallophytes, bryophytes, Gymnosperms and angiosperms.

Teaching Experience:

2011- Till present Senckenberg Biodiversity and Climate Research Centre, Goethe-Universitšt Frankfurt am Main, Germany.

I am generally interested in systematics, molecular ecology and phylogeography of Palearctic species. However, I am specifically inquisitive about the distribution of biodiversity and the assessment of the underlying processes, with a special focus on the biogeography of the Palaearctic region.

April 2008 -2010 MRes Project: The Role of Alternative Splicing in Barley in Response to Cold/Drought Stress. [Gene Expression Group at the Scottish Crop Research Institute, Dundee]

My research project confirmed alternative splicing of Rbu-P2 Carboxylase activase {Rca} in barley in response to cold/drought stress.

2002 - 2008 Lecturer in Botany/Biology [Khawaja Fareed Govt. Post Graduate College, Rahimyar Khan, Pakistan.]

1998 - 2002 GCE Advance Level Biology teacher [The City School, Lahore/Vehari Branches, Pakistan.]

As a lecturer, I taught plant physiology, general genetics, morphology of vascular and non vascular plants and plant ecology at undergraduate level and general biology to pre-medical classes. I was a member of the curricula development committee & college developmental council. I was also a member of the college student affairs department. I was in charge of the botanical society and coordinator of the annual inter-collegiate debate committee.

1997 - 1998 MSc Project: Drought Resistance of Wheat Germplasm Collected from some Arid Regions of Baluchistan and Punjab. [University of Agriculture, Faisalabad].
My research project determined that water stress badly affects wheat yield and all yield related parameters but improves the grain protein contents. The most tolerant accession was used for further downstream analysis.

Tutoring Approach:

Teaching Skills

Fluent in English, excellent communication and interpersonal Skills, self-confident and motivating personality.
Excellent at Micro & Macro lesson Planning.
Good exposure to all latest teaching methodologies like; demonstrative, discussion-oriented, presentation style, activity based as well as situation based.
Can conduct student counseling sessions.
Manage faculty members, study plans, guide and training sessions.
Excellent knowledge of physical, Human Economic and World Geography.

Research Skills

I am skilled in a wide variety of laboratory techniques including DNA and RNA extraction from plants, RT-PCR, PCR, gel electrophoresis (acrylamide and agarose), bacterial transformation and transfection, gene cloning , gene sequencing and nanodrop spectrometry. I also have experience in Agrobacterium based transformations and plant tissue culture.
Knowledge of using Gene Alignment & BLAST Tools: Clustal W2, FASTA, NCBI Spidey, TAIR Resources, harvEST Barley, JoinMap, Curly Wurly, and Sequencher.

Confident at using GenStat: Exploring Data & designing Graphs and Plots, Probability & Distributions, Significance Testing & T-Tests, Analysis of Variance, Simple Linear Regression.

Can skillfully use "R" for maps, statistics, populations genetics and phylogenetics ; ArcGIS for maps and spatial analyst Tools.

Good Expertise in data preparation and in conducting analysis for phylogenetics, population genetics, population demography, phylogeography and species distribution Modelling using wide range of Softwares and tools like; Geneious, MEGA, MrBayes, RXML, BEAST, JModelTest, TCS, GenGIS, PopArt, SplitsTree, Arlequin, GenAlex, Popgene, Genepop, STRUCTURE, GENELAND, BAPS, TESS, IM, IMA, DIYABC, MIGRATE-N and Maxent.

Subjects
  • Urdu
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (£10 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (£10 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (£10 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (£12 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (£12 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (£12 p.h.)
  • Entrance Exams
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (£10 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (£10 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (£10 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (£12 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (£12 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (£12 p.h.)

  • Geography
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (£10 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (£10 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (£10 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (£12 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (£12 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (£12 p.h.)
  • Chemistry
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (£10 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (£10 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (£10 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (£9 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (£12 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (£12 p.h.)

  • Life Science
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (£10 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (£10 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (£10 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (£12 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (£12 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (£12 p.h.)
  • Biology
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (£10 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (£10 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (£10 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (£12 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (£12 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (£12 p.h.)


Use the search box above to find Lemington private teaching and Lemington private tuition
Eric (Mr)
Eric's profile picture
Subjects: Maths  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home
Info: I am currently living in central London, but I am from Michigan originally and have taught maths in the UK for about 7 years. I did my teacher training at the University of Sussex in Brighton. ...
View Eric's profile or  Quick View

Personal Description:
I am currently living in central London, but I am from Michigan originally and have taught maths in the UK for about 7 years. I did my teacher training at the University of Sussex in Brighton.

Teaching Experience:

I teach GCSE and A-level maths full-time at a comprehensive state secondary school in the Ealing area. I've been at my current school for three years and I taught previously in a similar school in Portsmouth. I am highly experienced in supporting pupils at all levels of learning, from G grade on Foundation exams up to A* grade in Higher and Further Maths exams. I am most familiar with the Edexcel mathematics syllabus.

Tutoring Approach:

Mentors and colleagues have described me as an extremely personable, patient, and caring teacher. I aim to teach mathematics topics in a variety of different ways to suit the preferred learning styles of each student (e.g. visual, auditory, or kinesthetic). I believe it is important to maintain a balanced blend of different mathematics activities including ICT-based, written work, and verbal discussions. Most importantly, I strive to present maths in the simplest and most practical way possible so that the subject may be understood as well as enjoyed.

Subjects
  • Maths
  • 11+ (secondary) (£30 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (£30 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (£30 p.h.)

The search box above can be used to find Lemington home tutors and Lemington home tuition
Debra (Mrs)
Debra's profile picture
Subjects: Maths  |  Computer Studies / I.T.  
Availability: Weekdays (daytime)
Types of Tutoring: From their home / Online
Info: My greatest interest is my family - my husband and our four children aged 18, 17, 11, and 9. We enjoy many activities together, with the highlight being our summer holidays where we self-drive to various places in Europe. I also love learning and ...
View Debra's profile or  Quick View

Personal Description:
My greatest interest is my family - my husband and our four children aged 18, 17, 11, and 9. We enjoy many activities together, with the highlight being our summer holidays where we self-drive to various places in Europe.

I also love learning and have just started my masters degree in maths.

As the mother of four children I have to be well organised and efficient. I enjoy a challenge and love teaching. I can work well alone or as part of a team and I believe I am an effective communicator.

Teaching Experience:

I have been teaching maths from Entry Level through to Level 2 for teaching assistants, adults in the community and young offenders. I also teach "Keeping up with the children" courses for parents wanting to help their children. I have also been tutoring children in Years 10 & 11 on a 1-1 basis to help them with their GCSE Maths at Swavesey Village college.

In the last two years I have been working as a maths teacher at an independent secondary school in Cambridge.

I have recently been appointed the Head of Mathematics at a local prep school which I am enjoying very much. However this does mean that I am now only available to tutor during the school holiday.

Tutoring Approach:

I thoroughly enjoy my work. I relate well to children and adults. I believe its important to instill confidence and subscribe to an active learning approach with a variety of resources where possible. I also use a variety of alternative methods to meet individual learning needs as I firmly believe that one size does not fit all.

Subjects
  • Maths
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (£25 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (£25 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (£30 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (£30 p.h.)
  • Computer Studies / I.T.
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (£20 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (£25 p.h.)


Try the search box above to find Lemington private teaching and Lemington private tuition
Kishore (Mr)
Kishore's profile picture
Subjects: Website design  |  Computer Studies / I.T.  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (evenings)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home / Online
Info: I am Kishore, completed M.Sc Innovative Technology from University of East London, UK. I have gained 15+ years of experience in IT training and development. My main objective is to share my knowledge and experience with the students from different ...
View Kishore's profile or  Quick View

Personal Description:
I am Kishore, completed M.Sc Innovative Technology from University of East London, UK. I have gained 15+ years of experience in IT training and development.

My main objective is to share my knowledge and experience with the students from different background and motivate them to become IT professionals.

Teaching Experience:

Working as a Software Development Trainer at Training Square London Ltd.

Worked as an IT-Lecturer with London College of Business Management and Information Technology(LCBMIT), Balham campus, London for 3 years.

Worked as a Technical Trainer (Online) with Sanaari Software Solutions Pvt Limited, Ameerpet, Hyderabad for Java since May 2009 to Dec 2011.

Worked as a Technical Trainer with NTier Technologies, Ameerpet, Hyderabad for Java since June 2007 to April 2009.

Worked as a Programmer(Lab Instructor) with Holy Mary Institute of Technology and Science, College of Engineering (HITS) in the CSE/IT department during the period of June 2006 and May 2007.

Worked as a Technical Trainer for Java, C and C++ with Orbit Information Technologies, Tarnaka Branch during the period of Sept 2003 to May 2006, Hyderabad.

Good perception of Object Oriented Programming (OOP) concepts, Software Engineering and technically proficient in software design, development and implementation.

Hands on experience in the development and deployment of distributed and Android Applications.

Tutoring Approach:

I always encourage the students to interact with me in order to make the concepts clear. I conduct interactive sessions during my teachings so that students can improve their presentation skills and confidence levels.

I do believe that a student who has the perfect basics, that student can learn the advanced concepts in an easy and efficient manner.

I keep on motivate my students in learning innovative technologies.

Subjects
  • Website design
  • Further/Higher (university) (£30 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (£25 p.h.)
  • Computer Studies / I.T.
  • Further/Higher (university) (£30 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (£25 p.h.)


Try the search box above to find Lemington private teachers and Lemington private tuition
Ankuron (Mr)
Ankuron's profile picture
Subjects: Music  |  Maths  
Availability: Weekends
Types of Tutoring: From their home
Info: I am an Undergraduate Student at Newcastle University, pursuing a degree in Electronics and Communications ...
View Ankuron's profile or  Quick View

Personal Description:
I am an Undergraduate Student at Newcastle University, pursuing a degree in Electronics and Communications

Teaching Experience:

Previously taught Primary school students

Tutoring Approach:

Meticulous. Like to break down course materials into small bit size pieces

Subjects
  • Music
  • 11+ (secondary) (£9 p.h.)
  • Maths
  • 11+ (secondary) (£9 p.h.)


Use the search box above to find Lemington home tutors and Lemington private tuition
Joy (Miss)
Joy's profile picture
Subjects: Sociology  |  Mandarin  |  Business Related  |  Religious Studies  |  Study Skills  |  English (Foreign Language)  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home / Online
Info: I am an experienced language teacher(English/Chinese), tutor, education consultant and mentor for students across cultural backgrounds and age groups. I have been working with students for more than 4 years in different countries and organizations. ...
View Joy's profile or  Quick View

Personal Description:
I am an experienced language teacher(English/Chinese), tutor, education consultant and mentor for students across cultural backgrounds and age groups. I have been working with students for more than 4 years in different countries and organizations.
Excellent in Chinese writing and has experience working as an editor in China. Before I came to the UK for my master, I have IELTS overall scores 7.5 in 2010. I was teaching IELTS and TOFEL in China in 2009-2010.
My tutoring style is friendly but professional.
I have traveled widely around the globe and enjoy painting, swimming, dancing, hiking, reading and cooking.
My expertises are in cross-cultural study, Chinese history and literature, language training, interpretation, business management and Christian theology.

Teaching Experience:

I have been tutoring for more than 4 years both in the UK and China, subjects including IELTS, TOFEL, and Chinese(Mandarin).
I have trained inter-cultural ambassadors for the University of Leeds 2012
I am mentoring undergraduate student in the Leeds University Business School since Sept 2012
I taught Theology in the International Student Network in St George's Church Leeds from Sept 2012- Aug 2013
I was a full time English teacher in METEN English (national-wide Language Institute), Chengdu, China from spring 2009 to summer 2010, and I have trained teachers in our department.
I taught English and Mandarin in Tibet in 2006

Tutoring Approach:

My approach to tutoring is always determined by an assessment of the student's needs and establishing realistic targets for achievement.
Tuition may take place at the home of either student or tutor depending on the individual circumstances and at mutually agreed times.

Subjects
  • Sociology
  • 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.)
  • Mandarin
  • 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.)

  • Business Related
  • GCSE or Standards (£25 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (£25 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (£25 p.h.)
  • Religious Studies
  • 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.)

  • Study Skills
  • 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) (£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.)


Use the search box above to find Lemington local teaching and Lemington home tuition
Paula (Miss)
Paula's profile picture
Subjects: Art  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / Online
Info: I'm an Adult/Casual learner Art Tutor who is a friendly, sociable person who gains great enjoyment from helping others to achieve new goals in their art. I have an easy going approach with a fully supportive, guiding style. My artwork is fun, fui ...
View Paula's profile or  Quick View

Personal Description:
I'm an Adult/Casual learner Art Tutor who is a friendly, sociable person who gains great enjoyment from helping others to achieve new goals in their art.

I have an easy going approach with a fully supportive, guiding style.
My artwork is fun, fuid, explorative and multi-dimensional.

I enjoy drawing, creating silk art, working with charcoal and chalk, watercolours & acrylics.

We can work on any area that is wanted to be developed.

I am available on weekdays & some weekends.

Teaching Experience:

I have been teaching friends and family.

Tutoring Approach:

Calm, fun, relaxed.

Subjects
  • Art
  • Adult/Casual learner (£22 p.h.)

The search box above can be used to find Lemington private teachers and Lemington private tuition
Peter David (Mr)
Peter David's profile picture
Subjects: Maths  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home
Info: I am a recently retired Clinical Scientists (registered). I am married with a son and I am a youthful 67 year old with an 8 years old son! We are a non smoking family. My involvement with "mathematics", at various levels, dates back to when I left se ...
View Peter David's profile or  Quick View

Personal Description:
I am a recently retired Clinical Scientists (registered). I am married with a son and I am a youthful 67 year old with an 8 years old son! We are a non smoking family. My involvement with "mathematics", at various levels, dates back to when I left secondary school (Blackpool) in 1964 and worked for the Civil Service for 5 years. I was in an accounts division and passed two additional maths (and eventually English!) O'Levels via evening classes as well as enjoying the 60s and playing bass guitar in local groups. I took a 1 year full time A''Level course (Maths, Further Maths and Physics) and subsequently read for a Mathematics degree (Physics subsid.) at the University of Nottingham (1970-73). During this time, I had 3 vacation studentships with different departments of the Scientific Civil Service. After graduating, I worked for around 15 years as a computer programmer / analyst during which time I passed an HND in Computer Studies (University of the South Bank, London). Although I was 40 years old when I was made redundant from a communications company, I decide to make a significant career change and return to my "roots" and look for scientific work where my mathematical skills would be better used. After 2 years as a Medical Laboratory Scientific Officer in the lung function laboratory at the Royal Brompton, I had the tools and experience to apply for a research post in Paediatric Respiratory Medicine at the Royal Post Graduate Medical School (RPGMS, Hammersmith Hospital).

I retired in 2014 after 25 years as a researcher / Clinical Scientist at the RPGMS and Royal London. A large part of my research involved mathematical analysis of breathing patterns and flow-volume curves. This involved developing techniques and algorithms for alternative methods of assessing "lung function". I published many papers in international medical journals and all included a significant maths / stats content. During this time, I took evening classes obtaining additional A' Levels in Biology, Chemistry and Statistics and then read for an M Sc in General Biochemistry and Molecular Biology at Kings College London. In 2005, my portfolio was reviewed by the Health Professions Council and I registered as Clinical Scientist, which is a protected title, The main reason for the additional qualifications was my passion for learning and the thrill of sitting examinations and testing myself. The addition A'Levels and M. Sc. were taken for the challenge and pleasure and were not directly relevant to my career. One important reason for offering private tuition is my love of teaching / learning and I miss my close involvement with the "sciences". I have been accepted as a Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths (STEM) ambassador and I have an enhanced DBS check certificate.

Teaching Experience:

Although, I do not have formal teaching qualification and I only started offering private tuition at the beginning of 2015, I am a patient person who has tutored a range of tutees from Common Entrance Exam level to adult learner including CGSE students for both Mathematics and Statistics.

However, my "teaching" roles / experiences go back to the mid 60s helping friends struggling with the Civil Service maths entrance exams and later, post graduation, I taught maths, unpaid, to several children of friends as well as adult friends and colleagues who needed to obtain better qualification. My research positions included (i) formal teaching / lecturing roles at all levels e.g. work experience students, medical / nursing students, visiting medics, junior members of the lab staff as well as registrars and consultants; (ii) presenting the research at local, national and international meetings and (iii) giving guest lectures on B. Sc. and M Sc. courses.

In my research / technical support work, I found particular pleasure explaining to children and parents the purpose and science that underpinned the tests and the analysis and interpretation of the results. This was a unique experience for almost all of them. It gave them and me a lot of pleasure and improved the success problems. In my own time, I helped patients, some who missed a lot of school time due to their problems, with both school work in the sciences and others with projects related to the maths and biology of their respiratory problems. Invariably, they ended up knowing more than their teachers!

Tutoring Approach:

As George Orwell never said "All tutees are not the same but some are more different than others".

I have a variety of approaches, depending on factors such as (i) whether the tutee needs teaching or revision; (ii) the number of lessons the tutee can fit in before the exam; (iii) their strengths and weaknesses, as well as their interests; (iv) whether the tutee is struggling to keep up or a flyer needing to ensure an A* (v) the length of the sessions 45-90 mins and whether it is one or two session a week and (vi) the work they are able to do between sessions.

However, there are aspects that are common to all tutees: before starting the lessons, I am happy to meet for a chat (no charge) to spend as long as necessary clarifying important issue such as (i) which board, level and paper they will be sitting; (ii) the text book they use and which parts of the syllabus have been covered and whether any need revising or explaining and (iii) wherever possible, obtaining suggestions and feedback from their teachers including where marks had been lost in recent exams.

Other aspects of my approach include (i) the tutee attempting appropriate questions / papers from other boards to encourage and foster "thinking outside the box" and, thus, to be prepared for questions that do not fit the usual mode; (ii) e-mailing questions of papers in advance of session to allow adequate time for preparation; (iii) feeding back how sessions have gone and suggestions for changes and being available between session via e-mail; (iv) moving up and down the difficulty ladder depending on the progress; (v) working on exam technique and teaching how to not misinterpret questions, sometimes, badly written; (vi) preparing tutees for difficult topics about to be taught at school, to ensure they get the most out of upcoming lessons; (vii) using examples from everyday life to demonstrate the use and usefulness of maths and statistics outside of the classroom and (viii) building up confidence and aiming to engender a passion and love of the subject and learning, in general.

I make extensive use of marking schemes and examiners reports to discuss how the tutee may have obtained the correct answer but lost marks due to not showing their working or lost time providing irrelevant details and this has been very successful and interesting for the tutees.

Some of my feedback:
(i) As a Year 11 student, Peter has been providing me with extra mathematics tuition during the final months before my GCSE examinations, offering distinct, concise teaching within a relaxed but highly enjoyable and yet professional environment. As a mathematician, Peter has aided me in approaching mathematics from a somewhat more lateral perspective, exploring multiple methods that could be employed to solve a challenging question; a form of thinking that is seldom used within a typical school environment. Peter's abundant, infectious passion for both his tuition and mathematics manifests itself within his unswerving support and guidance during our sessions together, delivering a uniquely engaging teaching environment within which to learn, but most importantly, to enjoy learning mathematics!"

(ii) Parent of a Year 11 school girl: Hello Peter, thank you for your follow up, your emails always have an interesting flair about them. We also enjoyed our meeting and Ebony particularly liked your relaxed approach to the subject, for that reason alone I think she would benefit from being able to ask questions without feeling awkward about what she doesn't understand, most importantly I agree with your 'spades a spade' philosophy in how to interpret the syllabus into the real world.

(iii) Teacher's reply to an e-mail from the mother of a Common Entrance school boy: Thank you for your email. I am pleased Edward has a good tutor and is happy doing extra Maths. The best paper to prepare Edward for our end of year test would be a practice SATs test as they follow a similar format to ours.

(iv) A recent GCSE student, EDEXCEL Higher, via his mother: Peter, I obtained and A in my Stats paper and B in my maths paper and I was told by my teacher that it might be worth remarking, as I was only several marks away from the A Grade)

Consulting the 'breakdown' of my overall Mathematics grade, it appears as though I (thanks to your support) did exceptionally well within the non-calculator paper (the equivalent of a very high A/ very low A* in terms of marks), but it was simply a few questions at the end of the calculator paper (that seemed to baffle everyone, regardless of ability) that partially pushed my overall grade down.

Once again, thank you for all of your support and guidance; I certainly would not have been able to achieve my result within the NON-calculator paper, the paper that I claimed was more intimidating, without our sessions within the Library. You have improved not only my proficiency, but also my confidence in Maths enormously and for that I cannot thank you enough.

(v) Father of a schoolgirl (EDEXCEL Higher): "E" did very well overall and passed all 13 ! In Maths she was one point off a B so of course that's a C. I think we will request a remark for the maths paper. Many thanks again for your help in the past, best wishes.

Subjects
  • Maths
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (£25 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (£27 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (£30 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (£30 p.h.)

The search box above can be used to find Lemington private teaching and Lemington private tuition
Zara (Miss)
Zara's profile picture
Subjects: Spanish  |  English  
Availability: Weekends
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you
Info: I am a student and currently doing my GCSE`s. I am predicted English: A* Maths: A Triple Science: A Sciene: A Spanish: A* Drama: Distinction* Ethics: A* History: A* I get along very well with children. I would love to tutor children up t ...
View Zara's profile or  Quick View

Personal Description:
I am a student and currently doing my GCSE`s. I am predicted
English: A*
Maths: A
Triple Science: A
Sciene: A
Spanish: A*
Drama: Distinction*
Ethics: A*
History: A*


I get along very well with children. I would love to tutor children up to aged 11 in English. Please do not let my age deter you as I am mature and willing to work very hard to help your child improve.

Teaching Experience:

I have experience working as a tutor, I have tutored 5 children in total. I have been trained in Pupil mentoring which is for the care and safe guarding of young children.

I have received training in tutoring from my school. In return i give one to one sessions in school to a Y7 pupil struggling with English. I help improve my students reading, writing, spelling and comprehension.

Tutoring Approach:

I have a friendly yet firm approach to my students. I engage my students in lessons by using activities and interactive games. Regularly, i conduct mini tests and assessments to ensure my students are progressing.

Subjects
  • Spanish
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (£10 p.h.)
  • English
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (£10 p.h.)


Use the search box above to find Lemington local tutors and Lemington private tuition
Valeria (Miss)
Valeria's profile picture
Subjects: Maths  |  Italian  |  Art  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (evenings)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / Online
Info: Artist/Scenic Artist and Mural Artist. I teach Drawing and Painting in my studio. I have a scientific background and I gained the title of PhD in Statistical Genetics. I paint since I was four, and in the last 5 years it has become my job. It is my ...
View Valeria's profile or  Quick View

Personal Description:
Artist/Scenic Artist and Mural Artist. I teach Drawing and Painting in my studio. I have a scientific background and I gained the title of PhD in Statistical Genetics. I paint since I was four, and in the last 5 years it has become my job. It is my passion and I love to teach painting and drawing to children and adults. I've been teaching privately in my studio for the last 3 years.
At the present time I'm dedicating my time mostly to paint photorealistic paintings of water in movement.

Teaching Experience:

I've been teaching privately for the last 3 years here in London. I teach drawing, painting and mural painting. My students have different background and skills.

I also have been teaching Maths up to GCSE level.

Tutoring Approach:

I tailor each class to the different skills and ambition of each student. I require a certain commitment which helps me guiding through the path of learning. I want the students to be happy and satisfied and this is possible only if there is commitment and if the work is enjoyable.
The class is fun and I always make the student understand what he/she needs to focus on to deliver the required effect and be able to proceed and learn new things.

Subjects
  • Maths
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (£45 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (£45 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (£45 p.h.)
  • Italian
  • Adult/Casual learner (£40 p.h.)

  • Art
  • Adult/Casual learner (£45 p.h.)

The search box above can be used to find Lemington private teachers and Lemington private tuition
Nhung (Miss)
Nhung's profile picture
Subjects: Business Related  |  English (Foreign Language)  |  Maths  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: From their home / Online
Info: I am an enthusiastic person who is always willing to help others. To me, teaching is inspiring. Good teachers are not who just can solve hard math problems, but they should be the most passionate and motivating person to their pupils. ...
View Nhung's profile or  Quick View

Personal Description:
I am an enthusiastic person who is always willing to help others. To me, teaching is inspiring. Good teachers are not who just can solve hard math problems, but they should be the most passionate and motivating person to their pupils.

Teaching Experience:

I have 4 years experience in teaching English and Math to several pupils from grade 3 to grade 12.
All of my grade 12 pupils got above 8.0/10.0 in English for University Entrance National Exam.
Besides, I have participated in Children International Summer Village (CISV), a volunteering organization which educates children to act and treat others in peace. In CISV, I am a leader of groups of 4-6 kids and my responsibility is to help them get involved in activities and improve their manner.

Tutoring Approach:

Encouraging and supporting children to finish the work themselves are my main methods to guide my trainee. I believe this way would be the best for children to enhance their independent skills because children would have much more chance to do and fail and learn from the failure all by themselves.
To make my methods be more realistic, I always try to discuss with parents before working with their children to make sure that I get parents' support with my approach. My method can not be successful without parents' care and co-operations.
All in all, through diverse experience, I believe I have a good understanding about children's psychology. I always design different syllabuses for each individual depends on children's hobbies or characteristics.

Subjects
  • Business Related
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (£20 p.h.)
  • English (Foreign Language)
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (£15 p.h.)

  • Maths
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (£15 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (£19 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (£19 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (£20 p.h.)

Use the search box above to find Lemington local teachers and Lemington home tuition