Mapperley Plains Tutors and Mapperley Plains Tuition


UK Tutors allows you to find Mapperley Plains teachers in your local area and across the UK. Our Mapperley Plains home tutors offer popular subjects like English, Maths and French as well as other niche subjects such as Polish. Our private Mapperley Plains home tutors also cater for Entrance exams, SATs, GCSEs and A-Levels home tuition all around Mapperley Plains.



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Yili (Mrs)
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Subjects: Mandarin  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home / Online
Info: I am a native Chinese speaker with a good level of English. A good nature and level headed character with lots of patience. I used to Work as an announcer at a local cable television station in China. Chinese language presenter for Eava FM 102.5, ...
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Personal Description:
I am a native Chinese speaker with a good level of English.
A good nature and level headed character with lots of patience.
I used to Work as an announcer at a local cable television station in China.
Chinese language presenter for Eava FM 102.5, a local radio station in Leicester for minorities.

Teaching Experience:

Mandarin Tutor for the University of Leicester.
Mandarin Tutor for the University of Nottingham.
Mandarin Tutor for the Leicester Chinese Community Centre.
Mandarin Tutor for the Seagrave village primary school in Loughborough.
Private Tutor for students taking the GCSE.
Private Chinese Tutor for Adult student.

Tutoring Approach:

Setting the targets for each Level.
Encourage students to participate in arranging course contents.
Allowing maximum interaction via group activities.

Subjects
  • Mandarin
  • 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) (£35 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (£40 p.h.)

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Simon (Mr)
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Subjects: English (Foreign Language)  |  French  |  History  |  Entrance Exams  |  Drama  |  English  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: From their home / Online
Info: I have a life-long love of English in general and of Shakespeare in particular, and have always enjoyed communicating that enthusiasm to other people, helping them to develop understanding, confidence, appreciation and a love of language. I have an M ...
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Personal Description:
I have a life-long love of English in general and of Shakespeare in particular, and have always enjoyed communicating that enthusiasm to other people, helping them to develop understanding, confidence, appreciation and a love of language. I have an MA degree in English from Cambridge University and am an IGCSE examiner for the Cambridge International Examinations Board.

My early background in retail management, several years at director level in international advertising, then thirty years as a teacher, with theatre running as a constant thread throughout my life, all combine to make me a particularly effective communicator.

As well as offering private tuition, I also run school drama workshops, direct plays, and work as a freelance writer/editor and voice-over. I have been involved in over fifty theatrical productions - acting or directing - as well as giving regular readings and public presentations.

Having lived and worked professionally for several years in France, I am fluent in French and can offer coaching in French literature and language.

"Simon is the complete professional, directing and managing large-scale productions, nurturing emerging talent, and running a very successful education programme, as well as being an inspirational teacher himself." (Arnold D. - former colleague)

PLEASE NOTE: I am now largely unavailable until mid-July 2017 but do get in touch in case we can discuss possibilities.

Teaching Experience:

I have been a Head of English and Drama at independent schools for over twenty-five years, and am regarded as a charismatic and inspirational teacher. I have many years' experience of Drama in general and Shakespeare in particular on and off stage (studying, teaching, acting and directing).

"Every pupil has selective memories of their teachers. Every past pupil I ever meet selects Simon as their most memorable teacher. They remember his effervescence in the classroom, his delight in their achievements and his encyclopaedic knowledge of Shakespeare." (Tim R. - colleague since 1987)

"Simon was simply a brilliant Head of Department, being that rare combination of high academic and able, articulate communicator. His subject knowledge is unmatched in all my teaching experience, especially of Shakespeare's works, and his inspired teaching produced enthusiastic, successful pupils during his twenty years." (Kay C. - colleague since 1998)

Tutoring Approach:

Need to gain more confidence with spoken or written language? Find Shakespeare hard to cope with, or poetry difficult to understand? Wish to develop your creative writing ability? Need to practise interview technique and improve presentation skills?

I can help. I give coaching in drama, literary analysis and practical criticism, particularly of poetry, and I specialise in teaching Shakespeare.

In addition, my earlier background in advertising and marketing is particularly useful in helping students develop their interview technique and presentation skills.

If distance is a problem, I am happy to offer on-line tuition, such as via Skype.

(For adults wishing to learn more about Shakespeare or to understand and appreciate poetic technique, I am happy to undertake small groups - please enquire about special rates.)

"Simon is an inspirational teacher of English Language, Literature and of Drama. His ability to engage and motivate pupils is of the highest order as is his pursuit of excellence in all that he does, both within the classroom situation and in workshops. All of this is well reflected in the results he has achieved, in particular with both academic English and Drama scholarship candidates over his years in post." (Dr Gerry H. - Managing Director Open University Worldwide)

Subjects
  • English (Foreign Language)
  • 11+ (secondary) (£25 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (£25 p.h.)
  • French
  • 11+ (secondary) (£25 p.h.)

  • History
  • 11+ (secondary) (£25 p.h.)
  • Entrance Exams
  • 11+ (secondary) (£25 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (£30 p.h.)

  • Drama
  • 11+ (secondary) (£25 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (£25 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (£25 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (£25 p.h.)
  • English
  • 11+ (secondary) (£25 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (£30 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (£30 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (£30 p.h.)


Paul (Mr)
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Subjects: Physics  |  English (Foreign Language)  |  Business Related  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you
Info: I am an experienced manager, teacher, lecturer, researcher and trainer with experience in English Teaching as a foreign language. I can also give added value though my extensive business experience, having worked with Japanese and European Companies ...
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I am an experienced manager, teacher, lecturer, researcher and trainer with experience in English Teaching as a foreign language. I can also give added value though my extensive business experience, having worked with Japanese and European Companies as director of a 1000M International Trading Company, Trafalgar House(Now Skanska). I also have wide interests pertaining to education & training and close links with the European Atlantic Group & British Lithuanian Association regarding the Baltic, having a Lithuanian mother. I have also studied Lithuanian at the School of Slavonic Studies, London University, which has links with the Soros Intsitute, Vilnius and Kaunas University. I also have particular interests in mentoring, coaching, and customer service and have worked closely with Marks & Spencer, The BBC, IKEA and Universities of Surrey, Reading, Brunel and London South Bank . I am an enthusiastic team player who enjoys challenges, music and sharing cultures.

Teaching Experience:

As a secondary school supply teacher I have taught science at Churchfields School, Swindon and at Banbury School, Banbury and St Gregory's Roman Catholic School in Oxford. Other subject areas included Religious Studies, Citizenship, Maths and Biology with Class sizes varying from 25 to 35 . The classes had a broad ability range and a variety of cultures. My theatrical, academic and business experience combined with an international outlook enabled me to take classes at short notice and follow a lesson plan both imaginatively and flexibly

Further Education Colleges
I have completed lecture assignments on AS Business Studies for Uxbridge College, run Saturday morning customer service workshops for Abingdon & Witney College at Didcot for UPS, Network Rail & a Formula 1 supplier and have lectured in the evening on an IBAM marketing management module. I have also taught on the new foundation degree course at Amersham & Wycombe College and Lectured on Marketing Communications for two evening courses to local businesses including Oxford Brookes University & Oxford University Press on a CIM(Chartered Institute of Marketing) Diploma course at Oxford & Cherwell College, Oxford and at Abingdon & Witney College. All lesson material prepared by myself and exams externally marked by CIM, good grades achieved - provided one-to-one sessions for students on assignments

Tutoring Approach:

40 hrs of seminars for Oxford Tutorial College, Oxford, for A level business, AQA Board, King Edward Street Lecture rooms - also taught CSR(Corporate Social Responsibility) with business studies that included impact of low carbon economy and energy efficiency on all organisations Mentoring and Coaching qualification received at Bicester Innovation centre May 2011 Also engaged in Carbon Conversations Group, part of Low Carbon Oxford North(Energy Company) comprising secondary schools and University lecturers, pensioners and students meeting regularly in April and May to discuss Climate change, travel and practical ways of living in a low carbon economy - networked aim is also to give ourselves and community energy security by planning improvements to our homes ranging from flats to terraced houses. Scheme also successful in Oxford involving schools and community to achieve energy security goals. Also teaching renewables technology to small businesses. Taught English as a foreign language at home with my wife - approach is centred on the studnet, making the subject enjoyable with shared aims and objectives

Subjects
  • Physics
  • 11+ (secondary) (£18 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (£20 p.h.)
  • English (Foreign Language)
  • 11+ (secondary) (£16 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (£18 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (£18 p.h.)

  • Business Related
  • GCSE or Standards (£16 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (£18 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (£18 p.h.)

Crofton (Mr)
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Subjects: Maths  |  Physics  |  Biology  |  Chemistry  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home
Info: Before becoming self employed Crofton worked as an industrial research scientist in Electronic materials and Bioelectronics at the Plessey Research centre, then as a Department head (Nanotechnology Sensors) with GEC Marconi in Materials Technology un ...
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Personal Description:
Before becoming self employed Crofton worked as an industrial research scientist in Electronic materials and Bioelectronics at the Plessey Research centre, then as a Department head (Nanotechnology Sensors) with GEC Marconi in Materials Technology until 2001. He now works as a consultant to the DTI and EC in Medical/physics research during the day while devoting the after school hours to Private tuition. With his previous experience in interviewing prospective job applicants and sourcing funding for research and development Crofton is able to help candidates at A level to present their strengths in university applications and is well placed to discuss possible progression routes.

Teaching Experience:

Crofton offers tuition in Biology, Chemistry and Physics at AS and A2 levels and Maths at GCSE. He is a graduate of University College, Oxford where he gained his degree in Biochemistry in 1975. He has A levels in Chemistry, Biology, Physics and Maths . Since becoming self employed he has worked for over 12 years as a private tutor in the sciences typically teaching 15 to 18 hours a week mainly after school hours.

Tutoring Approach:

Crofton tailors the tuition to the individual needs of the learner, using his extensive knowledge of the subject he patiently explains the fundamentals of processes, thereby helping the student to grasp more advanced concepts. Exam success has resulted for many students through intensive one-to-one sessions, especially through coaching in exam technique by systematically doing past papers followed by intensive analysis of answers with the mark scheme. It goes without saying that the learner's commitment to self-study and thorough revision is the key factor in achieving good results. For this reason the student should be prepared to commit to one hours home work each week.
Crofton has helped many students to achieve the grade they need for admission to their chosen University course, including helping many students into medical and veterinary College where A grades in Chemistry are mandatory. He is experienced in the syllabus of all the major exam boards including OCR, Edexcel and AQA. Many students start private tuition after having been disappointed with their AS results and stay on through to their A2 exams, often improving their grades by two or three places. This works well on the basis of one hour's tuition a week and approximately one hour's homework.

Subjects
  • Maths
  • GCSE or Standards (£30 p.h.)
  • Physics
  • GCSE or Standards (£30 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (£35 p.h.)

  • Biology
  • GCSE or Standards (£30 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (£35 p.h.)
  • Chemistry
  • GCSE or Standards (£30 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (£35 p.h.)


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Ian (Mr)
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Subjects: Portuguese  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home / Online
Info: I'm a native Portuguese speaker from Brazil with many years of experience in teaching, translating and interpreting offering professional Portuguese lessons. If you want to learn Portuguese for work, holiday, fun, university or other purposes I ca ...
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I'm a native Portuguese speaker from Brazil with many years of experience in teaching, translating and interpreting offering professional Portuguese lessons.

If you want to learn Portuguese for work, holiday, fun, university or other purposes I can help you to reach your goals learning in a quick and easy way. All levels and ages are welcome! I'm teaching in the Liverpool City Centre and around Princes Park area.

Teaching Experience:

• Teacher of Brazilian and European Portuguese in Liverpool (UK) - 2009-2014
• Portuguese Interpreter for Community Services (Liverpool - UK) - 2012
• Translation works for private customers in the area of Metaphysics (UK - English-Portuguese) - 2011
• Translation works for Orbit Events (UK - Brazilica Carnival - English-Portuguese) - 2011
• Translation works for Hertz Solicitors (UK and Brazil, Portuguese-English) - 2009-2010
• Websites Translations (Portuguese-English) - 2004-2009
• Music teacher in many schools and privately (Brazil) - 2003-2008

Tutoring Approach:

Private students:

- One-to-one Lessons
- Complete framework (conversation, listening, reading and writing)
- Free Book Material provided for the first 4 lessons, after that a book that adequate the student`s needs is recommended.
- Free exclusive material (verbs and grammar tables, exercises, videos, music)
- Covers Portuguese from Brazil, Portugal and all others (Mozambique, Guinea-Bissau, Angola, Cape Verde, São Tomé and Príncipe, Macau). You can choose to learn for a specific country or you can learn all the dialects together.
- You will also learn more about Portuguese speaking countries` arts and culture.
- I also offer a `Conversation Only Lesson` for advanced students, with many conversation games using every verb tense, grammar rules, expressions and slang.
- Special lessons for Spanish speakers who want to learn Portuguese quickly.
- We have occasional meetings with other Portuguese students to practise and you can come for free!

Lessons/Training for companies:

My Portuguese for Business lessons are directed to employees who are doing business with the Brazilian, Portuguese or Mozambican market.

The Business lessons covers vocabulary and conversation for work presentations, conferences, communication via email/letter, office work in a foreign country and specific areas such as finance, insurance, sales, travel, marketing, administration, law and banking. These lessons are recommended for people who understand Portuguese in an intermediate/advanced level or Spanish speakers. Beginners will have general topics (greetings, ordering, dealing with accommodation and flights) but which are also relevant for making business with foreign countries.

- One-to-One or Group Lessons
- Complete framework (conversation, listening, reading and writing)
- Special lessons for Spanish speakers who want to learn Portuguese quickly.
- Registered and Trustable service (I can provide contracts and receipts)
- Flexible schedule

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

Jane (Miss)
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Subjects: Maths  |  Mandarin  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Online
Info: Hi,I am a Mandarin native speaker and just finishes master degree in MSc Finance from University of York. As a native speaker of Mandarin and can also speak fluent English,I would like to be a tutor for somebody who would like to study Mandarin.Be ...
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Personal Description:
Hi,I am a Mandarin native speaker and just finishes master degree in MSc Finance from University of York.

As a native speaker of Mandarin and can also speak fluent English,I would like to be a tutor for somebody who would like to study Mandarin.Besides,I can also tell you the traditions of China .

Besides,I am good at Maths .In GMAT I took last year,my maths got 93%.In China university entrance exam,my maths got 91%.I am confident to improve your maths skills.

I am an outgoing ,responsible and optimistic person.If you want to learn Mandarin or Maths,do not hesitate to contact me!

Teaching Experience:

During my postgraduate study in University of York,I did language exchange with a boy.He taught me Germany,and I taught him Mandarin.He had a good foundation and made a great progress.

As to the Maths,I taught a secondary school student's maths for one year during my undergraduate program.

Tutoring Approach:

I am currently living in London.If you also live in London,we can teach face to face in some quiet place or some cafe.

If not,we can also teach by skype,it's quite convenient.

Subjects
  • Maths
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (£20 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (£20 p.h.)
  • Mandarin
  • 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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Andree (Mrs)
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Subjects: French  
Availability: Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: From their home / Online
Info: Bonjour, my name is Andree, I am a French lady and I would like to help anyone who wishes to learn my language. I have live in UK for more than 30 years; I have mainly worked in Market Research as an International Director, I have learnt to make peo ...
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Bonjour, my name is Andree, I am a French lady and I would like to help anyone who wishes to learn my language. I have live in UK for more than 30 years; I have mainly worked in Market Research as an International Director, I have learnt to make people at ease when using a foreign language and most of all to adapt to their level to make it pleasant and to want to go further in learning to write or/and speak French.

Teaching Experience:

I help GCSE students get ready for their final French exam as well as adults who need to get confident in their fluency when travelling to France or to socialise but also when translation is needed for personal purposes.
I have 4 grandchildren in pre-school and school to whom I teach French using traditional methods such as books, games, songs.

Tutoring Approach:

Whatever, you are looking for yourself or your children, I will make my upmost for the tutee to enjoy learning in a relaxed and friendly atmosphere .

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

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Xueya (Miss)
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Subjects: Mandarin  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (evenings)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / Online
Info: I am an outgoing girl, did masters in University of Manchester and currently working in London as an auditor. I am a native Mandarin speaker with good English speaking skills. I have been living in UK for more than three years, and I got 7.5 for IELT ...
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Personal Description:
I am an outgoing girl, did masters in University of Manchester and currently working in London as an auditor. I am a native Mandarin speaker with good English speaking skills. I have been living in UK for more than three years, and I got 7.5 for IELTS, my language test. I am good at communicating to people and interested in looking for different approaches to teach different people. I do not only teach Mandarin, but also Chinese culture and peoples' hobbies. I am young and energetic therefore my lessons would never be boring.

Teaching Experience:

Helped students get an A in Mandarin in A-Level test within five months;
Helped students prepare for GCSE test for one year;
Taught young kids primary Mandarin and introduce them Chinese culture for 1.5 years;
Taught professionals Mandarin for 1.5 year

Tutoring Approach:

make teaching content on my own according to each student's level;
make exercise content to help students remember the language skills and to improve their ability of using those skills;
test students regularly to remind them of the details that have been taught;
analyse and correct students' mistakes in the test;
create targeted exercise to help students overcome weaknesses and to improve their answering skills in A-Level or GCSE test

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

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Hayle (Miss)
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Subjects: History  |  English  |  English (Foreign Language)  |  Philosophy / Critical Thinking  |  Religious Studies  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (evenings)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home / Online
Info: I am a qualified teacher of Religious Studies and Philosophy who teaches just outside of Reading. I have a PGCE with qualified teacher status from Exeter University and a 2:1 in Religious and Theological Studies from Cardiff University. I als ...
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Personal Description:
I am a qualified teacher of Religious Studies and Philosophy who teaches just outside of Reading.

I have a PGCE with qualified teacher status from Exeter University and a 2:1 in Religious and Theological Studies from Cardiff University.

I also hold a TEFL- Teaching English as a Foreign Language qualification.

I am currently working at Amnesty International as an Education Officer alongside my part time teaching post.

Teaching Experience:

- I have taught in a secondary school outside of Reading for 8 years

- I have tutored various candidates over the last 8 years in GCSE, A-Level and Degree Religious Studies and Philosophy.

- Within my tutoring I have a consistently high success rate, with 100% A grade at AS and A-level Religious Studies, and 100% A*-B grades for GCSE Religious Studies and Philosophy.

- I have also tutored a number of students who have English as a second language and built their language skills to give them greater success in a variety of English Language exams.

Tutoring Approach:

- As a fully qualified teacher I have a strong understanding of the A-Level and GCSE Religious Studies courses and exam technique. I also have a good awareness of on going developments and changes within the Religious Studies and Philosophy syllabi and the university admissions process

- I work with students to build their confidence by raising their knowledge levels and allowing them to improve their exam technique. I also use both additional resources and higher order questions to stretch the most able and allow them to achieve excellent results.

- Throughout my tutor sessions I also use a number of discussion topics to build knowledge which will be particularly suitable for prospective Oxbridge candidates

Subjects
  • History
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (£40 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (£40 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (£40 p.h.)
  • English
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (£40 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (£40 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (£40 p.h.)

  • English (Foreign Language)
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (£40 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (£40 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.)
  • Philosophy / Critical Thinking
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (£40 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (£40 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.)

  • Religious Studies
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (£40 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (£40 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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Trevor (Mr)
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Subjects: Business Related  |  Economics  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home / Online
Info: I have recently retired from full-time teaching but remain very active in the field of education. Apart from private tuition, I work as a consultant for schools both locally and nationally; I am a highly rated examiner for AQA and I deliver courses ...
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Personal Description:
I have recently retired from full-time teaching but remain very active in the field of education. Apart from private tuition, I work as a consultant for schools both locally and nationally; I am a highly rated examiner for AQA and I deliver courses on their behalf to schools and teachers.

Teaching Experience:

I taught both Economics and Business Studies at GCSE and A level with great success in terms of examination success; for most of that time I was head of a large department.

Tutoring Approach:

Students find that I am easy to relate to. I am very calm and friendly by nature, the vast experience I have of working with students aged 14-19 means that I feel very comfortable working with young people. This is something which appears not to diminish with age! The depth of knowledge I have means that I can recognize whether or not a student has full understanding of ideas and if they have not I am able to find alternative ways of explaining until the concept has been grasped. A particular strength lies in my careful and detailed analysis of past examination papers to ensure that I cover the things which are needed and avoid the things which are not.
For students who do not live in the Lincolnshire area I am able to provide on-line tuition.

Subjects
  • Business Related
  • GCSE or Standards (£24 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (£24 p.h.)
  • Economics
  • A-Level or Highers (£24 p.h.)


Annika (Miss)
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Subjects: Spanish  |  German  |  French  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home / Online
Info: My name is Annika and I am a student at the University of Surrey. I study Business Management and German BSc and have received the highest grade in all of my modules. I play football in the university team and have years of experience as a football r ...
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Personal Description:
My name is Annika and I am a student at the University of Surrey. I study Business Management and German BSc and have received the highest grade in all of my modules. I play football in the university team and have years of experience as a football referee. I am fluent in 5 languages: English, French, German, Spanish and Swedish, as well as learning a 6th one: Russian. I am Swedish but I have lived in many countries (Finland, Sweden, Switzerland, Spain, UK) throughout my life and gained insight to various cultures. I have 10 step siblings, ranging from 34 to 5 years old, and therefore am very comfortable in dealing with both young children, teenagers and adults. I also love music and play saxophone, piano and drums.

Teaching Experience:

I have taught English to a French student in Spain for the past two years and been very pleased by his progress. I have been a football coach for 11 year old girls where I taught them various techniques and showed leadership.

Tutoring Approach:

I am an open-minded person who believes in people's capabilities. I teach with a smile and promote discipline, as I believe it is essential for progress. I am confident in handling children and teenagers, and have so far only received positive feedback!

Subjects
  • Spanish
  • GCSE or Standards (£20 p.h.)
  • German
  • GCSE or Standards (£20 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (£20 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (£20 p.h.)

  • French
  • GCSE or Standards (£20 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (£20 p.h.)

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Kate (Miss)
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Subjects: Music  |  Biology  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / Online
Info: I am a mature, bubbly and reliable individual; I have a passion for learning and thrive in passing my knowledge onto others. I am currently completing my Biology MPhil (Master of Philosophy) degree at Newcastle University; I am also a keen musician a ...
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Personal Description:
I am a mature, bubbly and reliable individual; I have a passion for learning and thrive in passing my knowledge onto others. I am currently completing my Biology MPhil (Master of Philosophy) degree at Newcastle University; I am also a keen musician and have previously worked as a Music Teacher. I possess experience of successfully tutoring pupils of all ages; I take a flexible approach to teaching by playing to pupils' strengths, improving their weaknesses and exploring the best, most enjoyable way of getting new and difficult material across.

Teaching Experience:

Past Experience:
~Biology Demonstrator (Newcastle University)
~Biology Tutor (Self-Employed)
~Junior Music Teacher (Peterhead Music and Rock School)

I have extensive experience of working in educational settings. I was employed as a Junior Music Teacher at Peterhead Music and Rock school. There I taught from the ages of 4 - 40 keyboard, piano and musical theory. I learnt to adopt a patient, confident and professional approach and to build an instant rapport with pupils of all ages. I adapted my teaching style for the needs of each pupil and individually planned all lessons within good time. I prepped many of my students for exams (The Associated Board of the Royal Schools of Music, ABRSM, accredited), for example one student achieved a Distinction Grade 1 piano whilst another obtained a Merit for her Grade 5 theory. I carried this experience on to my role as a Biology Tutor where I followed the curriculum and successfully aided a pupil in improving their grade from a D to a B.

While completing my Masters degree I worked at Newcastle University as a School of Biology Demonstrator. Through the role of Demonstrator I have gained valuable experience of helping to run undergraduate laboratory practical classes alongside experienced technicians and academics. My main tasks were to supervise the students; I would ensure they adhered to safety protocols and promote their understanding of the practical by assisting with any queries they may have. I developed a good rapport with both staff and students by adopting a friendly, hard-working and patient approach.

Tutoring Approach:

As mentioned in sections above; I am a very patient and friendly individual. My approach to tutoring depends entirely on the student I am working with. I very much like to tailor sessions to every individuals' needs and abilities, ensuring that the learner dictates the pace we work at.

Subjects
  • Music
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (£15 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (£15 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (£15 p.h.)
  • Biology
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (£12 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (£12 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (£15 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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