Radford Tutors and Radford Tuition


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



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Izabela (Mrs)
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Subjects: Special Needs  |  English (Foreign Language)  |  Computer Studies / I.T.  |  English  |  Reading & Writing skills  |  Maths  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (evenings)
Types of Tutoring: From their home / Online
Info: I have Special Needs University qualifications and counseling skills, which enables me to tutor students that may encounter emotional difficulties in their learning. I believe that motivation is the key factor to tutoring, as it needs to be addressed ...
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Personal Description:
I have Special Needs University qualifications and counseling skills, which enables me to tutor students that may encounter emotional difficulties in their learning. I believe that motivation is the key factor to tutoring, as it needs to be addressed continuously in the process of learning.

Teaching Experience:

I have been a private tutor for the past 14 years preparing students for +11, +13 exams in English and Maths. I also teach Maths up to AS level (C1 and C2).

I am a certified therapist in PhonoGraphix method for addressing spelling and reading difficulties both for children and adults.

I could also help with learning computers (ECDL syllabus including usage of Word, PowerPoint, Internet, Excel).

Tutoring Approach:

I have Special Needs University qualifications and counselling skills, which enables me to tutor students that may encounter emotional difficulties in their learning. I believe that motivation is the key factor to tutoring, as it needs to be addressed continuously in the process of learning.

As a tutor, I encourage my students to reflect upon their mistakes and to understand how to tackle the next step of their learning, without having a negative response.

I usually have the first lesson together with the parents so that the student feels comfortable and parents can observe my teaching; I present a folder containing the CRB form, qualifications, QTS certificate and letters of recommendations from parents. I teach from home in a calm and stimulating environment.
The first lesson is only paid if the parent decides to continue tuition.

Subjects
  • Special Needs
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (28 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (28 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (28 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (28 p.h.)
  • English (Foreign Language)
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (28 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (28 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (28 p.h.)

  • Computer Studies / I.T.
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (28 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (28 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (28 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (28 p.h.)
  • English
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (28 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (28 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (28 p.h.)

  • Reading & Writing skills
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (28 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (28 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (28 p.h.)
  • Maths
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (28 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (28 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (28 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (35 p.h.)


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Miranda (Miss)
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Subjects: Maths  |  Physics  |  English (Foreign Language)  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home / Online
Info: I am a graduate in Physics with Astrophysics, which was a four year degree, which included me living and learning in Italy. My degree was challenging yet enjoyable, and contained a lot of Maths, which to me was great! As a born communicator writing a ...
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Personal Description:
I am a graduate in Physics with Astrophysics, which was a four year degree, which included me living and learning in Italy. My degree was challenging yet enjoyable, and contained a lot of Maths, which to me was great! As a born communicator writing and teaching have always appealed, and I am keen to get into those areas. I also have a qualification in teaching English as a foreign language.

Teaching Experience:

ithin the last five years I have taught a wide variety of learners from the age of 14 all the way up to 45! This includes Maths, Physics, and EFL. I also taught children EFL for 6 weeks over a summer. Whilst at university I tutored 1st and 2nd years in Physics, which included a lot of Maths. I taught English as a foreign language whilst I was in Italy. I am very comfortable in a one on one environment. W

Tutoring Approach:

As a keen learner myself, I understand what it is to learn. As a recent graduate I have the advantage of my subjects being fresh in my head, and a unique attitude to how we learn, what works and what doesn't. Always patient I can push without pressurising and make you feel more confident in your ability. I am also keen to know what and how my pupil wants to learn, and can listen as well as I can communicate

Subjects
  • Maths
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (15 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (15 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (20 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (25 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (20 p.h.)
  • Physics
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (15 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (15 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (20 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (25 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (30 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (20 p.h.)

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

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Enrico (Mr)
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Subjects: English (Foreign Language)  |  Music  |  Italian  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home / Online
Info: Academic Qualifications: 2011: PhD Candidate at the University of York - Contemporary Performance (perc. and electronics). 2007: MA in Performance Studies at Cardiff University - Distinction. 2006: BA in Arts and Show Techniques, Ca'Foscari U ...
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Personal Description:
Academic Qualifications:

2011: PhD Candidate at the University of York - Contemporary Performance (perc. and electronics).
2007: MA in Performance Studies at Cardiff University - Distinction.
2006: BA in Arts and Show Techniques, Ca'Foscari University (Venice, Italy). Top mark, magna cum laude.
2006: Diploma in Strumenti a Percussione at the Conservatorio F.E. Dall'Abaco (Verona, Italy). Top mark.
2004: Erasmus scholarship at Cardiff University - 2.1 average.

Masterclass and Current Teachers:


Christian Dierstein (Ensemble Recherche)
Miquel Bernat (Ictus Ensemble)
Rainer Roemer (Ensemble Modern)
Ruud Wiener (vibraphone)
Igor Lesnik, Chris Brannick (multi-percussion)
Jasmin Kolberg, Michael Burritt, Nebojsa Zivkovic (marimba)
Matteo di Francesco (marching band)
Michael Skinner (Basle drumming and orchestral techniques).


Teaching Experience:

2005 (onwards): Private teacher of drum kit, percussion and Italian.
2007: teacher of drum kit at the Istituto Musicale Tomaso Albinoni (Spresiano, Italy).
2008/2010: Teacher of Italian at the University of York, Languages for all.
2008 onwards: Workshops for performers and composers at the Universities of York, Hatfield, Edinburgh, Padova.

Recent Performance Experience and Awards:

Performance Residencies: Contemporary Composition and Performance; New Music New Media (Aldeburgh and Kings Place); L'Arsenale Atelier (Treviso, Italy).
Recent Performances: X-Music and Biennale Musica (Venice), Sensorium Festival (Dublin and York), Darmstadt Ferienkurse fur neue musik, Universities of York, Huddersfield, Leeds, Hertfordshire, Padova, Libera Universidad de Madrid, Northern School of Contemporary Dance, Luigi Nono Festival (Trieste), Late Music Festival (York), Computer Art (Padova), Omaggio A (Alessandria), Transart (Bozen), Klangspuren (Schwaz, Austria), International Ensemble Modern Akademie (Innsbruck), Asolo International Art-film festival (Treviso), Sonic Fusion Festival (Edinburgh). Second Prize Concorso del Teatro Filarmonico di Verona.
Collaboration with composers: Martin Matalon (IRCAM), Johannes Maria Staud (Austria), Stephen Davismoon (Salford), Dinu Ghezzo (NYU).

Conferences and Publications:

Orpheus Instituut (Gent, Belgium).
Finnegans (Quarterly Italian Contemporary Art Review).
Cultural Association Impero Bizantino (Milan).

Professional Experience, other than Performance:

2009/2011: Welfare Tutor - Halifax College (University of York).
2008/2011: CS at Gear4Music - customer care, sales, returns.
2008/2011: University of York: Box office assistant, Assistant Technician, Orchestral Assistant, Stage Manager.
2007/2008: CS at Elite3, Venice Airport, customer care in Italian, French, Spanish English.

Concert Management Experience:

2010: Curator for the Sensorium Festival (experience in grants applications).
2009 (onwards): Events Organiser in JJ's (Halifax College) and Cocktail Concerts Series founder (University of York, Music Department).
2007 (onwards): Artistic Director Assistant and member of the Brake Drum Percussion.
2005/2008: programme editor, concert presenter, logistics for Concerti di Primavera, Contemporaneita' Sonore, Filo'Fest and Finestre sul '900 (Treviso).
2006: Hesse Student (Aldeburgh).
2004/2006: Teatro in Villa, general assistant.

Additional Skills:

Languages: Italian and English (academic level), French (good), Spanish (basic), Ancient Latin.
IT: advanced knowledge of Windows, Mac OSX, Office Package, excellent typing skills.
Music Software: advanced in Ableton Live8, major DAWs, NI, VSTIs, Max/MSP.
Video Software: Final Cut Pro X.
Graphic Software: Adobe CS 3 suite.
Driving Licence: EU valid, experience on both sides of the road, with cars and vans.

Interests:

I am passionate about IT and enjoy experimenting with new software to improve my performance and to find new ways to train myself. I also use IT to create new learning approaches for my students. I enjoy trekking and have been on most of the eastern Alps and biked through the hills of Tuscany. I am passionate about cooking and mastering new recipes, which I have handed down to my students, as part the Halifax Welfare Tutoring.

Teaching Experience:

Teaching Experience:

2005 (onwards): Private teacher of drum kit, percussion and Italian.
2007: teacher of drum kit at the Istituto Musicale Tomaso Albinoni (Spresiano, Italy).
2008/2010: Teacher of Italian at the University of York, Languages for all.
2008 onwards: Workshops for performers and composers at the Universities of York, Hatfield, Edinburgh, Padova.

Tutoring Approach:

Enthusiastic, can adapt to all the different levels. Have teaching experience to kids 6-18 and mature students. Will apply very soon for CRB through the Musicians Union as I have just moved to UK after a gap year in Italy.

Subjects
  • English (Foreign Language)
  • 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.)
  • Music
  • 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) (35 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (30 p.h.)

  • Italian
  • 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) (30 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (30 p.h.)

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George (Mr)
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Subjects: Greek  |  Latin  
Availability: Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home / Online
Info: Fully qualified teacher of Latin, Greek, Ancient History & Classical Civilisation in central London. Cambridge University post-graduate. BA study in Germany and Greece. ...
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Personal Description:
Fully qualified teacher of Latin, Greek, Ancient History & Classical Civilisation in central London.
Cambridge University post-graduate. BA study in Germany and Greece.

Teaching Experience:

Currently teaching Classics at a London independent school. 10 years experience teaching for 11+, secondary and sixth form. Assistant examiner for national examinations. Excellent results with my pupils and tutees, often redressing inadequate past teaching experience. Very good at finding out what the individual needs are from the first hour of tuition. Direct reference from parent to parent.

Tutoring Approach:

Flexible individual tuition. Friendly and straightforward exam-oriented preparation, with full support at every step. Happy to use any teaching course pupil is familiar with and supplement it with recent exam papers.

Excellent guidance through set texts, unseen texts, prose composition. Teaching the new A Level and GCSE format. Cambridge Pre-U, American AP and International Baccalaureate on demand.

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


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Francisco (Dr)
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Subjects: Chemistry  
Availability: Weekends
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home / Online
Info: I am an OCR Chemistry A Level examiner (specification A) and a teacher in a sixth form college. I have a PhD in Biochemistry (Distinction) and Postgraduate Certificate in Education (Distinction). Currently, I am only taking tutees studying the above ...
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Personal Description:
I am an OCR Chemistry A Level examiner (specification A) and a teacher in a sixth form college. I have a PhD in Biochemistry (Distinction) and Postgraduate Certificate in Education (Distinction). Currently, I am only taking tutees studying the above mentioned specification, in order to provide highly specialised support. I offer tuition in person as well as online.

I have a PhD in Biochemistry (Distinction) and Postgraduate Certificate in Education (Distinction). My hobbies are varied, but I would mention football and chess.

Teaching Experience:

I have been an A Level Chemistry classroom teacher for four years. The knowledge and skills gained from delivering this specification allows me to tailor lessons to my tutee's needs. My resources and worksheets range from introduction of topics to activities that challenge students to the A* grade. I am aware of typical problem areas where students struggle as well as common misconceptions, and I tackle them in ways that students feel comfortable with. In addition to A Level Chemistry, my classroom teaching experience also includes GCSE Chemistry and HND in Applied Chemistry Level 4 and 5 (equivalent to first and second year of a chemistry degree).

My experience as an A Level Chemistry examiner enables me to guide students on how to maximise their performance in exams. I work with my students through mark schemes, helping them to interpret them, and revise independently. I emphasise the need for accurate terminology in explanations and clear working out of calculations. Also, I help students understand the structure of standard exam questions as well as approaches to unfamiliar ones.

As a private tutor, my teaching approach varies depending on the needs of the tutee. I have experience in helping students starting A2 , resitting AS, students aiming for A*, and students with special needs.

Tutoring Approach:

In the first lesson I show original documentation for identity, proof of qualifications and DBS (previously known as CRB) to my students and their parents.

I offer the first lesson as a free no obligation lesson, which is only charged if students decide to continue to have further lessons with me. Therefore if after the first lesson you are not fully satisfied and decide not to come back, then you would not have to pay for it.

My approach to teaching students consists of the following steps:
-To establish a good atmosphere between the student and myself.
-To identify the student's current level and the difficulties they are experiencing in the topic we are going to start working on.
-To define the learning objectives for the session so that students have a clear idea of what they need to learn.
-To keep a continuous interaction with the student during the whole lesson though questioning and different activities in order to keep the student engaged whilst I can check if learning is taking place.
-To evaluate the session in terms of what the student has mastered and what needs further work.
-To set homework so that the student consolidates the acquisition of new concepts and skills.

Subjects
  • Chemistry
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (70 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (70 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (70 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (70 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (70 p.h.)

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Will (Mr)
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Subjects: Entrance Exams  |  German  |  French  |  Film Studies  |  Drama  |  English  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home / Online
Info: I am an experienced tutor with first class honours in Modern and Medieval Languages and Literature from Cambridge University. I am also a working actor with six years of professional experience throughout theatre (Shakespeare's Globe, Edinburgh Royal ...
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Personal Description:
I am an experienced tutor with first class honours in Modern and Medieval Languages and Literature from Cambridge University. I am also a working actor with six years of professional experience throughout theatre (Shakespeare's Globe, Edinburgh Royal Lyceum, Northern Stage, Southwark Playhouse), television (BBC, ITV, Sky) and radio (Radio 4).
I also have 5 A-Levels at A grade, 10 GCSEs (9 A*s - for my English Literature GCSE I received the top mark in the country - and 1 A).

Teaching Experience:

I have been a committed tutor for a number of years now, dedicated to enabling others. Additionally as an Educational Practitioner with the Globe Theatre, Propeller Theatre Company and as a freelance Workshop Leader, working with 8-18 year olds (and often international students who speak no English!) I have learned first hand the power of facilitating learning in others.

Tutoring Approach:

I'm very keen to tailor my tuition to the specific needs of the tutee ie. try to identify subject areas in which they themselves felt under-confident. If a "general" improvement is sought then of course I would structure the sessions around what I felt would be most useful; as a jobbing actor I am able to thoroughly prepare each lesson plan around the needs of the individual, and insodoing, to maximise the efficiency of the time "in the classroom"! I myself was tutored outside of school during my adolescence, so know what a tiresome experience external tuition can sometimes be, especially on top of an increasingly demanding schedule within school, so would be keen to make this experience as harmless, instructive and hopefully fun for the tutee as possible! It is something I am deeply passionate about.

Subjects
  • Entrance Exams
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (35 p.h.)
  • 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.)
  • German
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (35 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (35 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (40 p.h.)

  • French
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (35 p.h.)
  • 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.)
  • Film Studies
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (35 p.h.)
  • 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.)

  • Drama
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (35 p.h.)
  • 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.)
  • English
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (35 p.h.)
  • 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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Arianna (Ms)
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Subjects: History  |  English  |  French  |  Spanish  |  Italian  |  Arabic  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (evenings)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home / Online
Info: I'm a humanitarian worker with a keen interest in languages, history, politics, and philosophy. Postgraduate studies: MSc, 2:1 in Political Theory from the London School of Economics and Political Science (2015). A political philosophy course in ...
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Personal Description:
I'm a humanitarian worker with a keen interest in languages, history, politics, and philosophy.

Postgraduate studies:
MSc, 2:1 in Political Theory from the London School of Economics and Political Science (2015). A political philosophy course in the analytic tradition including modules on liberalism, egalitarianism, feminist theory, and two outside modules on conflict and humanitarianism.

Undergraduate studies:
BA(Hons), 2:1 in Middle Eastern Studies and Arabic from Cambridge University (2010). Included modules in history, politics, literature, and religious studies, as well as Arabic language. I spent the third year of my studies living in Damascus, Syria, and speak the Syrian dialect, as well as having a solid grounding in Modern Standard grammar. Since graduating I have worked in Iraq, Jordan, Turkey, and Israel.

A-levels:
My A-levels were in English Literature, Philosophy & Ethics, French, and History (AAAB), and I also took an AS-level in Spanish (A). I have lived in France and Spain and speak both French and Spanish to a high level of fluency. I was also raised bilingual with English and Italian.

Teaching Experience:

In addition to tutoring family friends in Italy over the summer holidays (in English), I've exchanged English and Spanish lessons for Arabic lessons. I also taught English to two groups of 20+ Arab teenagers at a high school in Israel from September - December 2012.

Tutoring Approach:

I believe in cultivating a vigorous work ethic in students, which is best done through close supervision and encouragement. The work covered will involve both the curriculum required by the student's course as well as helpful extras tailored to the student's abilities and personality. I will provide these extras to increase the student's understanding of the subject and help him/or her reach a standard of excellence that will be noticed by teachers and examiners alike.

I find the most common problem students have is not with the subject itself, but with the teacher or the insufficient attention they get in the classroom. A stress-free but diligent approach will allow us to build trust, which will give the student renewed confidence in his or her abilities. Students who push themselves with me will be rewarded for their hard work by realising that the subject they once dreaded is actually really enjoyable when approached from a new angle.

Subjects
  • History
  • A-Level or Highers (45 p.h.)
  • English
  • A-Level or Highers (45 p.h.)

  • French
  • A-Level or Highers (45 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (45 p.h.)
  • Spanish
  • A-Level or Highers (45 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (45 p.h.)

  • Italian
  • A-Level or Highers (45 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (45 p.h.)
  • Arabic
  • A-Level or Highers (45 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (45 p.h.)


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Tiziana (Miss)
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Subjects: Italian  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home / Online
Info: LEARNING ITALIAN LANGUAGE AND CULTURE Experienced graduate native tutor teaches Italian one to one and groups. 30 students per week. Adult and children. Beginners, intermediate, Advance levels. Specialized in Skype lessons. Conversation classes i ...
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LEARNING ITALIAN LANGUAGE AND CULTURE
Experienced graduate native tutor teaches Italian one to one and groups.
30 students per week. Adult and children. Beginners, intermediate, Advance levels.
Specialized in Skype lessons.
Conversation classes in Stotfold (SG5 4) on Mondays at 8:30 pm.
Survival Italian courses for tourist purposes.
GCSE and A-level teaching. University tutoring.

My name is Tiziana, I am a native Italian speaker and I was born and grow up in Grosseto (south of Tuscany). I am married to a university lecturer, with whom I have 2 children. I`ve been living in England for 5 years and now I live in Stotfold (Hitchin).
I studied at the University of Sienna (Italy) where I obtained my Master Degree in Law and qualifications to teach Italian to foreigners.
​In Italy I worked as a solicitor/barrister at first and then for ten years as Chief Police Officer.
Over the last 10 years, I have developed a passion for teaching Italian to foreigners. I already ran Italian language classes while in my native country, and when I came to England, I started to give Italian lessons on a one to one basis then and I run Italian courses in Hertfordshire, Cambridgeshire and Bedfordshire.
I give Italian lessons via Skype to some distant students and I really enjoy this way of teaching.
I am also running a fruitful Italian conversation class for intermediate every Monday evening in Stotfold (Hitchin).
I've got my own website where you find a lot of language resources, grammar exercises, illustrated vocabulary, videos to watch, a blog filled of Italian culture, history and traditions and a lot more.
If you would like to read my Curriculum Vitae and a list of references in United Kingdom, please feel free to ask.

THE PROPER ITALIAN - MY ITALIAN BACKGROUND​

In Italy we say "the pure Italian is the Tuscan Italian in a Roman mouth".
Italy is composed by a lot of regions and every region speaks a different Italian, with a different accent. North and South Italy speak a very strong dialect. Open or closed pronunciation of the vowels "O" and "E" and doubling consonants "R" and "T" are the most crucial issues.
Italian tutor's accent reflects on the students speaking. I can recognize previews teacher origin of my students only listening to them speaking. I spend a lot of time with my students adjusting their pronunciation.
I grew up in the south of Tuscany and I didn't have to make any effort to get rid of my accent just because I have never had one. Pay attention when you choose your Italian tutor abroad. If you want to learn a proper Italian go with one coming from Tuscany or Rome.

MY STUDENTS BUNCH

I have to deal with many different students every week. Most of my students are coming once a week. Some of them come twice.​ Almost all my students are adult learners.
Half of my students are beginners and they literally start with no Italian at all. The other half have an intermediate level and they want to improve their skills in speaking and grammar.
In my experience, after 1 year of lessons (coming once per week) a beginner advance to the intermediate level and is able to speak and understand most common Italian conversations. ​
My Italian lessons are tailored to students ability, skills and purpose.
I teach all levels of Italian and my teaching experience is quite varied and rich.
I have mature students registered for Master Degrees in Italy, businessmen interested in improving their business Italian, teenagers who are doing A-levels in Italian, children from families of Italian origin who don`t speak Italian at home and tourist who want to learn a Survival Italian to hold some common conversations during their holidays in Italy.

YOUR LESSON IS TAILORED ON YOU
Every Italian lesson is customized on student progress, purpose and needs. I offer a high level of flexibility in terms of timing as ​I am available to give out lessons every day from 8 am to 11 pm weekends included. If you can't have your lesson in the same day every week I can arrange your lessons time by time at your convenience.
Students receive all the stuff they need to study Italian (grammar, exercises, practice) in advance and there is a hard job behind that. If you study Italian with me you don't spend a penny to buy books, audio-videos or other stuff.

Teaching Experience:

I offer different kind of services:

- Italian "one to one" tuition for beginners, intermediate and advance levels
- Survival Italian courses for tourists
- Italian conversation class for intermediate level every Monday at 8:30 pm in Stotfold (hitchin)
- Italian lessons via Skype for distant students
- Italian courses for schools, companies, organizations, pr and press offices
- GCSE and A-level teaching
- University tutoring

I am successfully running an Italian conversation class for intermediate every Monday night 8:30 - 9:30 pm in stotfold (hitchin) for a very affordable price ( 5 per class).

I offer a first free meeting to all the students, before starting any lesson, in order to assess their level of proficiency as a speaker of italian and understand their purposes in attending an italian course.

Tutoring Approach:

ITALIAN TUITION ONE-TO-ONE

I teach Italian by developing written materials according to an individual learner`s needs.
I use materials of different types in order to make each lesson interesting and beneficial, including videos from Italian websites, audio tracks, dictations and games.
Each lesson is usually divided into two sections: the first one is dedicated to study some new grammar and the rest of the lesson is focused on speaking, listening and comprehension exercises to help the student`s proficiency improving day by day.
An important component of my lesson is the "free conversation", where the students tells me what they have done in the last few days. Very useful are also my "driven conversations", based on newspapers articles or other writings, on different topics.
This way my students have the opportunity to learn about Italian culture, politics, food, traditions, history etc.
I always give all my students homework to be done independently.

LESSONS PRICES AND PAYMENT TERMS

I charge 18 per 1 hour lesson or 25 per 90 minutes lesson at my house.
I offer discounts for families and groups.
I prefer to be paid monthly in advance but if you struggle to pay monthly I can accept payment lesson by lesson.
If you can't attend a class, please advice 24 hours in advance and I will offer you to re-arrange your lesson for another day.
If you miss the lesson and you haven't canceled it in advance, you will be asked to pay for the missed lesson.
You can pay my lessons cash, via cheque, pay-pal or bank transfer.​ ​If you need a receipt for your payment, feel free to ask.
For lessons at your house I will ask you a petrol refund.

​CONVERSATION CLASS

An "Italian conversation class" is a valuable opportunity for Italian students to practice their spoken Italian within an informal, relaxing environment, in front of a cup of tea.
Each conversation class is organized with students who possess the same level of Italian, so that no student would feel embarrassed and the conversation can be useful to all.
The purpose of the conversation classes is to connect people who are studying or who would like to begin the study of Italian and want to practice and improve their skills acquired so far.
Each class is developed around a specific subject, easy to be addressed within a conversation: events, personal experiences, or topics, such as sports, cinema, history, hobbies, celebrations, holiday, etc..
We start from an Italian newspaper article or we comment texts about Italian history, art, traditions, culture, society and even food receipts. We watch Italian videos, we prepare together some Italian recipes and we play together some Italian table games which help everyone to practice Italian speaking. Sometimes we practice grammar trough some "grammar games" which turn the Conversation Class into a shared grammar lesson. I moderate the discussions and assures that every student takes part in the talking.
Conversation class takes place every Monday at 8:30 pm and it lasts for 1 hour.
The class is open to all. Most of the people coming to the class are my one-to-one students but some of them attend only the conversation class. You are free to attend the class whenever you want and you will be asked to pay 5,00 per class.

SURVIVAL ITALIAN COURSES FOR TOURISTS

Are you worried about your language skill during your planned holiday in Italy and you are thinking to learn the most common Italian phrases in order to express yourself and understand most important conversations? ​
​Unfortunately in Italy not so many people speak English and everything you will come across is written in Italian.
We have a different shopping and public service timing, different public transport rules, different emergency and hospital services and also different habits in hotels and restaurants, which can cause you some distress if you pump into a urgent situation and you are not confident with it.
​I offer some "SURVIVAL ITALIAN COURSES" for tourists.
They are specific courses, designed for touristic purpose. In a few weeks lessons you will be learning about dining out, shopping, renting a car, manage with trips and tickets without be fussed about the nightmare of the Italian grammar.
They are the only courses I set up completely in English, in order to speed up your Italian learning.
​These mini-courses are designed specifically for people who are planning a short trip to Italy and just need to learn some basic survival phrases in the minimum possible time.
2 different survival courses are available for you.
- 20 lessons survival course for 300
- 10 lessons survival course for 150
You can choose your timing lessons, having lesson once a week, twice a week or 3 times per week. Every lesson lasts 1 hour. I apply interesting discounts if you book one of the "Survival Italian Courses for tourist" together with your friend and special packet is available for you and your family!

ITALIAN LESSONS VIA SKYPE

Have you ever tried the enjoyable experience to have your lessons from home?​
​Maybe you would like to learn a survival Italian in order to hold some common conversation in your next planned holiday in Italy. Maybe you are able to understand some Italian but you don't feel confident in speaking and you would need to have some conversation classes with a native, experienced teacher. ​Maybe you work with Italian companies and you need to improve your business Italian.
​What ever is your purpose for learning Italian, you can have your lesson comfortably from home, saving you money for petrol and time driving.
​​Where ever you live, doesn't matter how far from me, you can have your lessons via Skype.
I have some distant students having lessons via Skype and they find this way of learning easy, cheap and comfortable, avoiding the stress of traveling and any petrol expenses.
You only need to have a computer, headphone and microphone and you are ready to start.
I offer a first free"Skype meeting" to the students, before starting lessons, in order to assess their level of proficiency as a speaker of Italian and understand their purposes in attending an Italian course.
I will prepare your lesson in advance (tailored on your purposes, needs and skills) and I will send you the lesson via email before the arranged lesson in order to allow you to print off all the stuff.
During the lesson you will follow my writing seeing me on your computer and listening to my voice. So, you will write grammar exercises, you will read texts and you will practice your speaking with conversation exercises exactly like in a normal face-to-face lesson. I often share my computer screen with you in order to watch some videos together and listen to some audio tracks.
In other words, Italian lessons via Skype are exactly the same lessons I have with students coming to my house.
My students really enjoy this way of learning and I am very pleased to teach Italian this way.

Subjects
  • Italian
  • 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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Suraj (Mr)
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Subjects: Psychology  |  History  |  English  |  Economics  |  Maths  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (evenings)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / Online
Info: Hi, I am currently studying Accounting and Finance at Coventry University. I have a great passion for helping others, and have previously helped students in the past. I want to become either a banker, or a teacher, and therefore, I believe that by ...
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Hi,
I am currently studying Accounting and Finance at Coventry University. I have a great passion for helping others, and have previously helped students in the past. I want to become either a banker, or a teacher, and therefore, I believe that by tutoring others, not only will I be able to help the participant involved, but I can also obtain more experience myself. I'd love to here back from you guys, and hope you all have a wonderful, and knowledgable day.

Teaching Experience:

- Prefect from Upper School - Had to help those with difficulty in Maths, during lunch time breaks.
- University - Every week, a group of students whom are struggling with Economics, Maths, Accounting or Finance will be able to sit down with me, and go through whatever problems they are having.
- I have written blogs in the past, and have achieved an A-Level in English Literature, and therefore, have been able to help others improve their own writing skills.

Tutoring Approach:

In relation to tutoring, I will be extremely attentive, and do my upmost to help. I will not put any unnecessary pressure on the student in relation to his/her studies, and will be willing to take it at a manageable pace, learning wise.

Subjects
  • Psychology
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (10 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (10 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (15 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (20 p.h.)
  • History
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (10 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (10 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (15 p.h.)

  • English
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (10 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (10 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (15 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (20 p.h.)
  • Economics
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (10 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (10 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (15 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (20 p.h.)

  • Maths
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (10 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (10 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (15 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (20 p.h.)

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Jordan (Mr)
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Subjects: PE / Sport Science  |  Religious Studies  |  Politics  |  Journalism  |  History  |  English  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (evenings)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home / Online
Info: I am a second year university Student in Southampton, I study Journalism and achieved a first in the first year of university. I want to pass on knowledge I have learnt in a number of work places, including Reuters in Canary Warf. I specialise in Jou ...
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I am a second year university Student in Southampton, I study Journalism and achieved a first in the first year of university. I want to pass on knowledge I have learnt in a number of work places, including Reuters in Canary Warf. I specialise in Journalism, History, Politics and in particular English Language.

Teaching Experience:

Have taught for a brief time in Primary Schools, however the main part of my teaching is now peer to peer making it less intimidating for a student to ask questions they may have on a topic.

In my secondary school I was a mentor for 11-17 year olds providing help and support for any school related needs they may have had.

I find nothing more fulfilling that helping a fellow student and watching them learn and understand the problem they once had trouble with.

Tutoring Approach:

Students will be able to voice questions they may have, and not feel embarrassed as I am a student myself. There will be homework involved, and I will target the area of the subject that the student is struggling with.

The fact I am still a student is important as I can bridge the gap between teacher and student. The most common problem students come to me with is that they feel embarrassed to ask questions to their school teacher.

I do not try and recite words from a textbook, but ask the students to learn from my experiences and ultimately do the best they can do.

Subjects
  • PE / Sport Science
  • GCSE or Standards (14 p.h.)
  • Religious Studies
  • GCSE or Standards (14 p.h.)

  • Politics
  • GCSE or Standards (11 p.h.)
  • Journalism
  • GCSE or Standards (10 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (15 p.h.)

  • History
  • GCSE or Standards (10 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (14 p.h.)
  • English
  • GCSE or Standards (10 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (16 p.h.)


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Natalie (Mrs)
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Subjects: Study Skills  |  Special Needs  |  Reading & Writing skills  |  Philosophy / Critical Thinking  |  Greek  |  English (Foreign Language)  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: From their home / Online
Info: I consider myself dedicated to share my knowledge and tutoring experiences throughout the years, with my students no matter which age group they belong to. Enjoy working with my students and helping them to get to their own potential. A friendly app ...
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Personal Description:
I consider myself dedicated to share my knowledge and tutoring experiences throughout the years, with my students no matter which age group they belong to. Enjoy working with my students and helping them to get to their own potential. A friendly approach and a relaxed environment is one of the first things i am looking to enstablish in the Tutor/Student contact

Teaching Experience:

2015 - 2016
Teacher
Teaching English (practical training) at CENTER OF FOREIGN LANGUAGE TEACHING of A.U.TH department of Psychology
Foreign Languages Institute - Aristotle University of Thessaloniki - Faculty of Philosophy -School of English Language and Literature - Greece
Education - Tutoring - Teaching - Training.

2011 - 2015
Private lessons
Teaching E.S.O.L, preparing students for F.C.E - C.A.E - C.P.E level exams in English as a second language
Self Employed - Home based - Thessaloniki Greece
Education - Tutoring - Teaching - Training.

2008 - 2011
Teacher (Volunteer)
Teaching specialised E.S.O.L. courses for children with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) & dyslectic students.
Lakewood Elementary school - Maryland - U.S.A
Education - Tutoring - Teaching - Training.

2005 - 2008
Tutor
Tutoring Higher level theory of European Music (35 - 100 students 3 different grades 4th, 5th & 6th)
Municipal Conservatory of Almiros
Education - Tutoring - Teaching - Training.
2003 - 2005
Teacher
Teaching all main subjects (6th grade level), including Geography, History, Literature, Greek Grammar e.t.c. looking after 30 pupils.
Elementary school - Magnisia region - Greece.
Education - Tutoring - Teaching - Training.

1995 - 2003
Tutor
Tutoring courses in harmony and counterpoint in European Music principles (15 - 60 students per class, for Higher education level & adults - S.E.N)
Municipal Conservatory of Thessaloniki - Thessaloniki Greece
Education - Tutoring - Teaching - Training.

1990 - 1995

Tutoring Higher level theory of European Music (35 - 100 students 3 different grades 4th, 5th & 6th)
Municipal Conservatory of Thessaloniki
Education - Tutoring - Teaching - Training.

Tutoring Approach:

Depending on the needs and requirements of my tutees - after identifying the learning style, adapting in the occasion.
Open to Q&A session in order to encourage the students to open up and interact, for better learning results.

Subjects
  • Study Skills
  • A-Level or Highers (20 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (25 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (20 p.h.)
  • Special Needs
  • A-Level or Highers (20 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (25 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (20 p.h.)

  • Reading & Writing skills
  • A-Level or Highers (20 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (25 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (20 p.h.)
  • Philosophy / Critical Thinking
  • A-Level or Highers (20 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (25 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (20 p.h.)

  • Greek
  • A-Level or Highers (20 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (25 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (20 p.h.)
  • English (Foreign Language)
  • A-Level or Highers (20 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (25 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (20 p.h.)


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Jessica (Miss)
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Subjects: Psychology  |  History  |  Geography  |  Entrance Exams  |  English  |  Biology  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home / Online
Info: I am a supportive and encouraging tutor, with many years experience as a qualified teacher and many more as a private tutor on a 1:1/small group level. I am educated to Masters Level in Health Psychology and Education, so I am certainly no stranger t ...
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I am a supportive and encouraging tutor, with many years experience as a qualified teacher and many more as a private tutor on a 1:1/small group level. I am educated to Masters Level in Health Psychology and Education, so I am certainly no stranger to education myself!

I have worked with young children starting out on their education journey through to Bachelor and Masters Level University degrees.

Teaching Experience:

I have worked with young children starting out on their education journey through to Bachelor and Masters Level University students.

Whilst my subject specialism is Psychology, I have taught across a range of subjects with enthusiasm, which ensures that I have an excellent track record of students gaining exam results which exceed their minimum target grades, with many meeting their aspirational target grades.

I have taught in a range of education settings which include: primary and secondary schools, Pupil Referral Units, Further and Higher Education. This includes working with individuals of all abilities and backgrounds, including having experience in working with individuals who may have special educational needs or have English as a second language.

This has been in a variety of subjects which include: Entrance Exams, English, Maths, Science, Health, Psychology and Humanities, among others.

I have taught extensively online as well as in person.

I am fortunate enough to be an Examiner of KS2, GCSE and A-Level providing me with a detailed insight into a range of exam boards.

Tutoring Approach:

I am a friendly and supportive who can be relied upon to provide the best quality lessons. I like to incorporate humour and fun, tailoring my lessons to the needs and interests of the students I am delivering to.

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

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

  • English
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (30 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (30 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (30 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (35 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (30 p.h.)
  • Biology
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (30 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (30 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (30 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (35 p.h.)


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