Rockhampton Tutors & Rockhampton Tuition


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



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

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Sandra (Mrs)
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Subjects: Business Related  |  Website design  |  Maths  |  Music  |  English (Foreign Language)  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home / Online
Info: I've lived in the UK, US and the Netherlands. I relocated to Gloucestershire in 2008 with my husband, two children and dog (very used to children). ...
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Personal Description:
I've lived in the UK, US and the Netherlands. I relocated to Gloucestershire in 2008 with my husband, two children and dog (very used to children).

Teaching Experience:

Subjects:
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Maths (KS3 to A level)
Music (Flute, Saxophone, Recorder, Theory, and curriculum (to A-Level))
English as a Foreign Language (EFL) - General and Business English including IELTS
English for Academic Purposes (EAP)


Qualifications
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BA, CELTA, DipABRSM, PTLLS

Availability
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Monday to Saturday

Tutoring Approach:

All students receive a free consultation. This gives the student the opportunity to assess me. It also allows me to assess the student's level of ability, confidence, enthusiasm, commitment and learning style.

I like to provide friendly lessons tailored for the individual or group.

Subjects
  • Business Related
  • Adult/Casual learner (35 p.h.)
  • Website design
  • Adult/Casual learner (35 p.h.)

  • Maths
  • 11+ (secondary) (32 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (32 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (32 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (32 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (32 p.h.)
  • Music
  • 11+ (secondary) (32 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (32 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (32 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (32 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (32 p.h.)

  • English (Foreign Language)
  • A-Level or Highers (32 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (32 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (32 p.h.)

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Tom (Mr)
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Subjects: Entrance Exams  |  Drama  |  Italian  |  English  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / Online
Info: I am an elite tutor with a Masters Degree in English Literature from the University of Cambridge. I specialise in English and Drama, and I also speak Italian to near fluency. I studied at Trinity College, Cambridge and I am now a full time theatre di ...
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Personal Description:
I am an elite tutor with a Masters Degree in English Literature from the University of Cambridge. I specialise in English and Drama, and I also speak Italian to near fluency. I studied at Trinity College, Cambridge and I am now a full time theatre director, working freelance. I have worked on shows in the West End, at the National Theatre and the Almeida Theatre among others.

I also have specialist experience of Oxbridge admissions and drama school applications.

My literature specialties are Shakespeare, American literature and all literature of the last thirty years.

Teaching Experience:

I have now been tutoring consistently for over seven years. Every one of my students has achieved the highest possible grade in the subjects in which I have tutored them.

Testimonies from previous students:

'We could never have done it without Tom'

'Tom was everything we could have asked for in a tutor. Helpful, reliable and seemed to gel immediately with our son'

'Tom was able to sort out many difficult areas in the syllabus.
Through the course of the lessons I gained the confidence and clarity needed for a very important exam.
I highly recommend Tom as he is a patient and kind teacher that I believe can provide help to any student struggling with drama.'

I worked as a volunteer teacher at an international school in Swaziland for three months, running drama classes and English classes. I also coached the school rugby team. In the drama classes I focused very much on basic dramatic skills through games and exercises, while the English classes were much more specific, focusing on Shakespeare texts and working in particular on Graham Swift's 'Waterland', which was a set text for the IB exam that year. I am currently affiliated with the National Youth Theatre as well as several drama schools; I work with educational projects in theatres and drama schools around London, working closely and extensively with students and young people.

Tutoring Approach:

When I tutor I like to be very open and conversational with the student. What is especially important is that the student comes away with the belief not that they have been dictated to, but that they have discovered things for themselves. I ask a lot of questions, guiding the student towards a conclusion rather than imposing it directly. This makes for a very interactive and exciting experience, an experience that contrasts perfectly with the proscriptive, curricular methods of traditional schoolteaching.

My approach also enables me to adapt to the needs of each individual student, and to have conversations both with them and with their parents. I recognise that each tutee has specific, unique needs, and I am totally prepared to adjust my style to such needs.

Subjects
  • Entrance Exams
  • A-Level or Highers (50 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (60 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (60 p.h.)
  • Drama
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (45 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (45 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (45 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (55 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (60 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (50 p.h.)

  • Italian
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (40 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (40 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (45 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (55 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (50 p.h.)
  • English
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (40 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (40 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (45 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (55 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (60 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (50 p.h.)


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Olga (Mrs)
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Subjects: Music  |  English (Foreign Language)  |  Russian  |  German  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home / Online
Info: Hello! My name is Olga. I was born in Russia and lived there for 14 years, then I moved to Ukraine, Kiev. I have graduated from Cherkassy State University (Ukraine) with a Teacher of MFL qualification. Now I live in UK. I am holding a UK PGC in TESOL ...
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Personal Description:
Hello! My name is Olga. I was born in Russia and lived there for 14 years, then I moved to Ukraine, Kiev. I have graduated from Cherkassy State University (Ukraine) with a Teacher of MFL qualification. Now I live in UK. I am holding a UK PGC in TESOL (Teaching English for other Speakers), I have UK MSc in International Business and Marketing.
Currently I am looking after my little child.
I am married and live in Sheerness.

Teaching Experience:

I have been teacher of English and German languages in Ukraine. I was a private tutor of Russian language to foreign children/adults in Ukraine and UK.
I am working in the educational environment about 12 years. Being a teacher of MFL I had fulfilled different tasks and responsibilities: I was a course tutor, worked in the afterschool club and organised different out of school activities as well. I also developed the skills in establishing good relationship with parents. I am a good communicator in all levels as well.
I also was working as a Cover Supervisor, covering lessons of absentees and TA. I helped learners with difficult behaviour and SEN. I also have developed skills to deal with different situations and managed challenging behaviour when I was working in school's detention centre. I also provided additional lessons in ESOL for foreign children/adults.

I am doing private music lessons in UK as well.

Tutoring Approach:

I'm a devoted teacher with 12 years of teaching experience. I am very positive and believe that everyone has a talent to learn something new. I plan carefully each lesson, I apply different teaching techniques to reach the target. I am experienced in working with children/ adults with SEN. I have DBS certificate for 2015 with "NONE RECORDED".

Subjects
  • Music
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (20 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (20 p.h.)
  • English (Foreign Language)
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (20 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (20 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (20 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (20 p.h.)

  • Russian
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (20 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (15 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.)
  • German
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (20 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (20 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (20 p.h.)


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Mireia (Miss)
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Subjects: Spanish  |  English (Foreign Language)  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home / Online
Info: I recently graduated with a degree in English Studies from the University of Barcelona. The degree was based on literature, history, grammar and linguistics of the English language; giving a level of expertise with the language, its use and its liter ...
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Personal Description:
I recently graduated with a degree in English Studies from the University of Barcelona. The degree was based on literature, history, grammar and linguistics of the English language; giving a level of expertise with the language, its use and its literature.

Teaching Experience:

Whilst studying I started working as a foreign language teacher (English), giving me the opportunity to gain classroom experience. I was in charge of a wide range of students, from five years old students to adult students. I gained experience with lesson preparation, activities preparation, coursework marking and dealing with the daily classroom obstacles. Skills that I have also applied and expand in my former work.

I also had some private students, providing one-to-one tuition in English as a foreign language.

Tutoring Approach:

My tutoring approach according to my experience, is always based on the needs of the students and the necessity that needs covering in the curriculum. After examining the tutee necessities and the lessons needed to cover, I will work in specific activities that will cover the tutee necessities.

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


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Nilani (Mrs)
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Subjects: Maths  |  Accounting  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (evenings)
Types of Tutoring: Online
Info: Lecturer at further education college with the Qualified teacher status and Assessor qualification ...
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Personal Description:
Lecturer at further education college with the Qualified teacher status and Assessor qualification

Teaching Experience:

Teach A levels, AAT L2, L3, L4 and Maths at college.
ACCA

Tutoring Approach:

I am currently teaching AAT L2,L3 and L4 at local colleges and also offer private tutoring for AAT at all levels. The students will be prepared for their AAT exams by myself and they also will be guided to a training provider who will be organizing their examination. The students are required to register for their AAT membership prior to the commencement of the lesson.

Subjects
  • Maths
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (10 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (15 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (15 p.h.)
  • Accounting
  • A-Level or Highers (20 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (25 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (20 p.h.)


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Sam (Dr)
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Subjects: Biology  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (daytime)
Types of Tutoring: From their home / Online
Info: Biologist at Leeds University. My academic interests involve parasites and food science, where I work with large datasets and publish in academic journals. I also write funding proposals for companies. ...
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Personal Description:
Biologist at Leeds University. My academic interests involve parasites and food science, where I work with large datasets and publish in academic journals. I also write funding proposals for companies.

Teaching Experience:

I've been teaching Biology since 2005. With UK Tutors I teach from my home, which is easily accessible by car, bus or bicycle. I'm also available by Skype.

Tutoring Approach:

I teach Biology with enthusiasm, patience and clear communication. That includes the easy Maths every biologist needs. I support learners from any background and at any age.

Subjects
  • Biology
  • A-Level or Highers (15 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (15 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (15 p.h.)

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Nick (Mr)
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Subjects: Computer Studies / I.T.  |  Entrance Exams  |  Maths  |  Music  |  Study Skills  |  Physics  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home / Online
Info: I'm Nick. I'm a final-year PhD student in Mathematics at Newcastle in Quantum Computing, which is a subject nestled between physics, computer science and maths. I support myself to study by teaching, and by playing guitar and bass in several function ...
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Personal Description:
I'm Nick. I'm a final-year PhD student in Mathematics at Newcastle in Quantum Computing, which is a subject nestled between physics, computer science and maths. I support myself to study by teaching, and by playing guitar and bass in several function and wedding bands in the north east.

In sciences, I was invited in 2003 to train for the International Mathematics Olympiad at the University of Bath. I then studied in Scotland, having been offered a scholarship to study at the University of St Andrews, where I was awarded an undergraduate research fellowship, moving to the University of Glasgow for my master's degree by research, transferring partway through to the PhD programme at Newcastle University. Meanwhile, I've tutored mathematics, chemistry, engineering, physics and economics at over half a dozen top domestic universities, and given guest lectures at dozens more.

In music, I've been the recipient of the Mervyn Stutter Spirit of the Fringe award at the Edinburgh Fringe as part of the multi-five-star-rated production "Blues!". I've also featured as a recorded artist on national one, and played live across the country in clubs and at festivals, and on BBC Radio One.

Teaching Experience:

I've about 13 years' experience teaching maths, computer science, bioinformatics, chemistry, physics, music theory and practice and several instruments.

I've tutored high-school exams and university entrance exams as well as modules at St Andrews, Glasgow, Glasgow Caledonian, York, Bristol and Newcastle. I've also lectured and led small-group tutorials at Newcastle and Glasgow.

I specialise in adult learners and exam preparation, and have an in-depth knowledge of the UCAS process and university admissions, in particular the entrance exams required to study hard sciences at British universities. If you have specific needs, I'm happy to answer any questions.

Tutoring Approach:

I emphasise a whole-education approach to the tutoring process, focusing on fundamentals and encouraging the student to test themselves, using a process of see-do-teach and often going slightly beyond the scope of the prescribed syllabus, as far as the student's curiosity demands. I set exercises every week, and demand a modest, but sustained commitment to improvement from the student outside of their normal coursework - a small amount of discipline in this area has an observable effect on confidence and skill almost immediately.

I supplement my subject-matter expertise with a rounded knowledge of pedagogy and techniques for studying, and experience working with struggling students. Beyond the learning process, I also offer a gamified perspective on examination technique, which is something vital to academic success that many students lack awareness of, even up to an advanced undergraduate level.

Subjects
  • Computer Studies / I.T.
  • 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.)
  • Entrance Exams
  • A-Level or Highers (40 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (40 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (40 p.h.)

  • Maths
  • 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.)
  • Music
  • 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.)

  • Study Skills
  • 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.)
  • Physics
  • 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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Katholiki (Dr)
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Subjects: Chemistry  |  Earth Science  |  Life Science  |  Greek  |  Biology  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home / Online
Info: I have a PhD in Biology and Earth Sciences but I am also passionate about Greek language. I love working with children of any age as well as with adults of any age. The ancient greek philosophers said "Γηράσκω ^ ...
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Personal Description:
I have a PhD in Biology and Earth Sciences but I am also passionate about Greek language. I love working with children of any age as well as with adults of any age. The ancient greek philosophers said "Γηράσκω αεί Διδασκόμενος" which means "I Always Learn as I Age." Education is both intellectually and morally intertwined with self- esteem and discipline. My goal is to focus on each student's abilities and help him/her grow to their full potential!

Teaching Experience:

I am a Greek native speaker and I teach Greek because Greek history and language are my great passions.
In parallel, having a PhD in Biology, gives me the opportunity to teach and supervise students of all ages and educational backgrounds.

Tutoring Approach:

As a biology and Earth science teacher, I can richly enhance pupils' understanding of themselves and the world around them, and set them up to succeed in a diverse range of important careers. As a Greek language tutor, I love working with children of any age as well as with adults of any age. The ancient greek philosophers said "Γηράσκω αεί Διδασκόμενος" which means "I Always Learn as I Age." Education is both intellectually and morally intertwined with self- esteem and discipline. My goal is to focus on each student's abilities and help him/her grow to their full potential!

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

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

  • Biology
  • 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.)

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Sidi (Miss)
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Subjects: Computer Studies / I.T.  |  Mandarin  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (evenings)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home / Online
Info: Hi, I'm a Chinese native speaker, studying for my postgraduate degree in Computer Science at University of St Andrews. I'm easy-going, responsible and curious. I love Chinese culture and Computer Science. I would like to share my knowledge with you! ...
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Personal Description:
Hi, I'm a Chinese native speaker, studying for my postgraduate degree in Computer Science at University of St Andrews. I'm easy-going, responsible and curious. I love Chinese culture and Computer Science. I would like to share my knowledge with you!

Teaching Experience:

For Mandarin:
I received Certificate for Teachers of Chinese to Speakers of Other Languages from Confucius Institute Headquarters.
I've also passed Mandarin Level Test with the level of B1.
During my college years, I taught Chinese through language exchange with my language partners, one from Minnesota, U.S., the other from South Korea.
For Computer Science:
I received my Bachelor of Engineering in Computer Science in the July of 2016.
During my second summer vacation in college, I volunteered as math teachers for adults, helping them to prepare for College Entrance Exams for Adults.
I'm sure I can offer my best tuition to meet with your satisfaction.

Tutoring Approach:

Both online or offline.
I recommend learning by practice, motivated by interest.
If you want to learn Mandarin with me, I can also teach you Chinese calligraphy, Chinese folk songs and Chinese lute : ). If you are interested in Chinese characters, I can send you a Chinese brush as a gift!

Subjects
  • Computer Studies / I.T.
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (9 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (10 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (11 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (12 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (13 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (14 p.h.)
  • Mandarin
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (9 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (10 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (12 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (15 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (20 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (20 p.h.)


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Mike (Mr)
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Subjects: Maths  |  English  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (evenings)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home / Online
Info: I was born in South Yorkshire. I grew up in Rotherham before gaining a English/History degree in Manchester followed by a PGCE at Sheffield Hallam University. I am married and have a 10 year old stepson. My interests include reading, music, educat ...
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Personal Description:
I was born in South Yorkshire. I grew up in Rotherham before gaining a English/History degree in Manchester followed by a PGCE at Sheffield Hallam University.
I am married and have a 10 year old stepson. My interests include reading, music, education, sport, keep fit, current affairs and walking.
I moved down to Devon in September 2016 and am loving the lifestyle down here.
I love my job and feel that my enthusiasm stimulates and encourages my students to excel.

Teaching Experience:

Having gained my PGCE I taught for 9 years in medium-sized village school in a picturesque part of Derbyshire. I very much enjoyed my time there and gained some invaluable experience. I then took up a middle-management post at a suburban school in Doncaster. This was a different experience which enabled me to work with children of many different abilities allowing me develop efficient and successful teaching strategies.
I have a wide range of experience in teaching children from year one to year six. Over the last two years I have done supply work in numerous schools in South Yorkshire allowing me to remain up to date with current trends in teaching.

Tutoring Approach:

I offer a friendly, encouraging approach to tuition. I aim to put children at their ease, developing confidence, but like to cover as much ground as possible in the time we have. I ensure students (and their parents) receive clear feedback alongside targets for future development and set additional work to complete between lessons where appropriate. I have a flexible approach to tutoring based on the requirements of the student/parent. Lessons focus on building confidence, consolidating and developing concepts or focusing on specific areas requiring support.
Children learn in different ways and I always endeavour to teach in a manner that complements the student's preferred learning style. I monitor progress using formal and informal methods of assessment and encourage children to use self assessment.
Students can learn by either visiting my home, me visiting them or at a distance using Skype.

Subjects
  • Maths
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (25 p.h.)
  • English
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (25 p.h.)


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Louisa (Mrs)
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Subjects: Reading & Writing skills  |  Sociology  |  Mandarin  |  Maths  |  English  |  Entrance Exams  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you
Info: ***11+ Subject: Having successfully tutored my son 11 Plus exams for Tiffin School, I decided to teach other students in preparation for Grammar School/Independent Schools entrance exams and have great success since. I coach specific techniques, shor ...
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***11+ Subject: Having successfully tutored my son 11 Plus exams for Tiffin School, I decided to teach other students in preparation for Grammar School/Independent Schools entrance exams and have great success since. I coach specific techniques, short cuts and tips which enable students to gain competitive advantages, to be "ahead of the games".

I cover 11+ VR, 11+ NVR, 11+ English and 11+ Maths subjects.

***11+ Verbal Reasoning (VR) is problem solving using vocabulary, language and mathematical skills. I coach students how to complete sequence, work out numerical codes, logical reasoning, mathematical reasoning, alphabet reasoning, word codes, patterns, anagram and coded sequences etc. My tuition helps developing students' word power, vocabulary range and reasoning skills.

***11+ Non Verbal Reasoning (NVR) is solving problems by patterns and shapes. I emphasize tackling questions on analogies, codes, similarities, series, components, patters, layering, movements, manipulations, odd one out, matrices, elements and logic etc. There are about 21 types of question set by GL Assessment, e.g. identifying or rotating the missing coded shapes etc. Strategies of ensuring students to master techniques thoroughly to a high level are implemented. My students will be able to "think on feet" and to solve problems in logic ways.


***11+ English: I prepare students for their Comprehension and Creative Writing skills, including story ideas, structure, dialogues, endings, character development, literary knowledge, vocabulary, sentence structure, spelling, grammar and punctuation.

***11+ Maths: Apart from training mental arithmetic and core maths skills, I ensure students not to get bored with numbers and formulas by introducing an element of fun into lessons, e.g. playing maths games, puzzles at the end of the session.


****Maths subjects(KS2, KS3, GCSE, A Level): Familiar with the National Curriculum, I stretch students' abilities and potentials. GCSE and A level Maths students have improved their grades and confidence following my tuition. I have proven records of raising Grade E to C, Grade D to B and Grade C to A Star.

****QTS Numeracy Skills Test: Focusing on practices of Mental Arithmetic and interpreting statistical information, I am experienced in helping candidates to pass their QTS Numeracy Skills Tests. My "Speed Methods" of calculation enable candidates to solve Mental Maths questions against limited time; "accuracy and speed" coming hand in hand. In addition, I teach Interpretation of Graphs and Data, helping candidates to identify trends and patterns; interpret statistical information; make comparison and draw conclusions when answering multi-stage questions.

I help students to make notes; look out for key phrases; draw on the graphs; identify students' common mistakes.

A basic "spoon feeding" style makes my tutees understand the techniques easily and quickly. They soon become competent and pass their QTS Numeracy Skills Tests easily after my effective coaching.




****Mandarin Chinese: HSK Exams. I am a native Mandarin Chinese speaker, very experienced in tutoring for children and adults at all levels whether it is for business, exams, travel or leisure. Familiar with the required syllabus and criteria, I'm efficient to prepare GCSE, IGCSE, IB, A Level and University Degree Chinese exams. HSK.YCT.

For the Pre-Modern Chinese Literature exam, translation, interpretation, comparison and comment on Chinese Classical Poems are taught, focusing on essay writing skills for Chinese History and Thought Exams.

I helped university student's Mandarin Grade from "Fail" to "2:1", tackling four areas of Reading, Writing, Speaking and Listening skills improvement.

****A Level Sociology and Psychology: Lots of practices of exam style questions and exam techniques are the keys to gain that top mark. I aim to improve student's exam performances by going through examples and activities to develop their abilities of self-assessment or peer-assessment, thus focus on teaching essay writing skills in the format, styles used by major exam boards' Mark Schemes following the syllabus and specifications.

Students will be asked to practise past papers questions under timed condition. After weak areas are highlighted, a checklist of comments and marking will be provided.

I teach how to have most focused way to approach exam questions in order to gain maximum marks in a variety of ways:

-write balanced essays as close as to the "Model Answers".

- "read questions" (to understand what is exactly being asked), to select relevant materials, to plan and construct essays with a sharp opening, main content and closing paragraphs, using link sentences, attention on grammar and punctuation.

- using "key phrases/words" throughout an answer,link data item to the questions,giving more focused responses rather than a "knowledge list".

-develop students' abilities of evaluation, analysis, interpretation and application integrate knowledge and understanding with context and testing claims, leaving a "critical edged flavour" to the essays.

-provide alternative claims and refer them in the answer.

My teaching methods for A level Sociology and Psychology enable students to be active learners, not just sit and absorb knowledge passively. Students gained Grade A in their re-sits after my tuition defeating their original Grade D taught by their own school teachers.

Teaching Experience:

My teaching methods have enabled many pupils to successfully get into a variety of Grammar Schools (including Tiffin Girls, Langley. Slough Grammar etc). I am able to assist students in building their confidence, reaching their full potentials and stretching their abilities whilst maintaining high academic performances.

In addition, my teaching style is geared towards building problem solving skills, improving accuracy and speed, providing remedial work for those struggling as well as making study interesting and engaging.

Tutoring Approach:

Flexible approach to suit the students' needs, my methods include using past paper practice, taking direct questions from the student, explaining new topics, reviewing old concepts as well as teaching tricks and shortcuts.

If the distance is far, there will be a travel fee.

Subjects
  • Reading & Writing skills
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (40 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (40 p.h.)
  • Sociology
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (40 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (40 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (40 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (50 p.h.)

  • Mandarin
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (40 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (40 p.h.)
  • Maths
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (40 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (40 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (40 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (50 p.h.)

  • English
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (40 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (40 p.h.)
  • Entrance Exams
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (40 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (40 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (40 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (50 p.h.)


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Mario (Mr)
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Subjects: Music  |  Italian  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home / Online
Info: Enthusiastic Music Tutor (ABRSM friendly) My music studies began at the age of 9 with classical piano. Since 1990 I began studying and playing as a keyboards and bass player in many different music's styles bands. During my music studies I als ...
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Personal Description:
Enthusiastic Music Tutor (ABRSM friendly)

My music studies began at the age of 9 with classical piano.
Since 1990 I began studying and playing as a keyboards and bass player in many different music's styles bands.

During my music studies I also had the chance to attend several masterclasses in improvisation, music harmony and theory with important musicians as: George Garzone, Bob Brookmeyer, Ayn Inserto, Scott Henderson, Gary Willis, John Stowell, Bob Mintzer, Dave Holland, Kurt Rosenwinkel and more.

Teaching Experience:

Since 1997 I'm teaching in several schools and as a private tutor piano, keyboards, guitar and drums for beginners. Bass guitar and Music Theory for all levels.

Tutoring Approach:

My way of teaching it has been reviewed both encouraging but also gives student space to grow. I'm very soft spoken and clear in my instructions.

Subjects
  • Music
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (10 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (15 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (20 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (25 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (25 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (30 p.h.)
  • Italian
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (10 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (15 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (20 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (25 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (25 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (30 p.h.)


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