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Peter (Mr)
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Subjects: Business Related  |  Computer Studies / I.T.  |  English (Foreign Language)  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home / Online
Info: Professional teacher for over 30 years specialising in adult education and teenagers. I have taught at all levels, including at Universities, around the world and am happy to travel where necessary. ...
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Personal Description:
Professional teacher for over 30 years specialising in adult education and teenagers.

I have taught at all levels, including at Universities, around the world and am happy to travel where necessary.

Teaching Experience:

I have taught for over 20 years around the world teaching IT and related subjects for companies such as Learning Tree, Peritas and IBM. I was one of the first qualified network engineers in the UK.

In 2006 I took and passed the Cambridge University CELTA course and exams and now teach English as a foreign language either one to one or to small groups ranging in age from 14 to adult both in the UK and in schools across Europe.

Business related courses include presentation skills and the art of public speaking; gender dysfunctionality courses and IT services courses (operating systems, networking, technologies, A+ etc)

Tutoring Approach:

With English the aim is to provide a personal conversation led approach to learning supported by written exercises to confirm the rules. Depending on the numbers involved the approach is practical and involves music, role playing, presentations, reading and writing skills. All training is geared to the needs of the individual and there is no set approach.

Language teaching can be more effective in groups and the cost for 2-4 students is 25 per hour. Please ask about larger group sizes.

All teaching can be for groups of up to 16. Costs will depend on numbers and location. Please ask for a quote. All rates exclude traveling costs and teaching materials.

Subjects
  • Business Related
  • A-Level or Highers (30 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (30 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (30 p.h.)
  • Computer Studies / I.T.
  • GCSE or Standards (25 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (25 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (25 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (25 p.h.)

  • English (Foreign Language)
  • 11+ (secondary) (20 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (20 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (20 p.h.)

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Khan (Mr)
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Subjects: Website design  |  Physics  |  Electronics  |  Computer Studies / I.T.  |  Maths  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home / Online
Info: Comfortable working both individually as well as in team. Highly organized and dedicated with positive attitude. Have excellent written, oral and interpersonal communication skills ...
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Personal Description:
Comfortable working both individually as well as in team.
Highly organized and dedicated with positive attitude.
Have excellent written, oral and interpersonal communication skills

Teaching Experience:

Working as a Maths Teacher in Tetrahedron Services Limited.
From 10may 2009- till date.

Worked as Lecturer in Noor College of Engineering and Technology, India.
(October 2002-July 2003)

Tutoring Approach:

Had to involve skills such as Entertainment, encouraging, boosting their self -esteem and decision-making.
Had to help improve Organisational skills, Prioritising, Teamwork and Communicative skills.
Had the responsibility to teach the Secondary School Students, which was a Challenging task and included to teach through various skills.
I had taught Science and Maths, at one of the renowned Secondary School.
I dealt with the pupils of different levels and provided different tasks depending on their ability.
Had helped the pupils prepare for Exams conducted such as SATs, AQA, and QCA.
Had assessed pupils, helped them work at a good pace on individual tasks and group work.

Subjects
  • Website design
  • GCSE or Standards (30 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (30 p.h.)
  • Physics
  • 11+ (secondary) (20 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (20 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (20 p.h.)

  • Electronics
  • 11+ (secondary) (30 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (30 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (30 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (30 p.h.)
  • Computer Studies / I.T.
  • 11+ (secondary) (20 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (20 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (20 p.h.)

  • Maths
  • 11+ (secondary) (20 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (20 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (20 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (20 p.h.)

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Andrea (Ms)
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Subjects: Entrance Exams  |  German  |  Spanish  |  English (Foreign Language)  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home
Info: I am passionate teacher and I love what I do. I am flexible as to methodology, from very formal exam coaching, "by the book" lessons, to more relaxed conversation classes. I specialise in intensive exam coaching and my students typically ach ...
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Personal Description:
I am passionate teacher and I love what I do.

I am flexible as to methodology, from very formal exam coaching, "by the book" lessons, to more relaxed conversation classes.

I specialise in intensive exam coaching and my students typically achieve A* at A / AS-level!
I am also familiar with the 11+ exams, my daughter had the choice between various offers from both state and independent schools!

I welcome ideas from my students about topics, if desired I can include audio-visual material into the lessons (news programmes, pop song lyrics, soap operas, etc) -you tell me WHAT you'd like to learn, and I'll work out a way for you to learn it. I have a range of authentic materials such as bus/train timetables, venue leaflets, maps, magazines and newspapers that we can incorporate if desired.
We can tailor sessions around your specific area of work/study/interests.

I learnt English formally in school as a child, and learned Spanish while working in Spain for six, and in Chile for one year.
I draw from my own language learning experiences to make lessons interesting and effective.

I am a mother of one "little" girl (who is bilingual in German and English and is currently learning Spanish) and for that reason I prefer scheduling classes between 900am and 330pm.
I can accommodate a small number of weekend/evening classes, and will always make room for anyone with an exam coming up!

Please drop me a line with any questions, I'm happy to answer all enquiries!

Teaching Experience:

8 years teaching English in language schools (Spain, Chile, UK)

11 years of teaching private students (English as a Foreign Language, German, Spanish)

5 years being a host-family for "total immersion" students who study and stay in my home for 14 days at a time.

11+ preparation

Tutoring Approach:

I am patient and friendly but I expect a serious attitude to the work agreed upon.

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

  • Spanish
  • 11+ (secondary) (20 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (20 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (25 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (25 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (25 p.h.)
  • English (Foreign Language)
  • GCSE or Standards (20 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (25 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (25 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (25 p.h.)


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Alastair (Mr)
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Subjects: Reading & Writing skills  |  History  |  Geography  
Availability: Weekends
Types of Tutoring: From their home / Online
Info: Hello, I am a well qualified, BA, MPhil, PGCE teacher who is looking to branch out into more private tutoring work. I have privately tutored for many years and have experience since 1996. I have taught at all key stages and enjoy my work thoroughly. ...
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Personal Description:
Hello, I am a well qualified, BA, MPhil, PGCE teacher who is looking to branch out into more private tutoring work. I have privately tutored for many years and have experience since 1996. I have taught at all key stages and enjoy my work thoroughly. Last year (2016) my A level tutees all raised their grades by at least one and have gone off to uni. Proud to add that one in particular achieved an A* in Geography A level.
Please note that my rates are based on one to one tuition. Should you wish me to tutor groups of two or more either at home or in school I am happy to do so but rates will need to be discussed prior to my commencing work.
I now have experience of working on the E Bacc and depth studies.

Teaching Experience:

I have taught to A level in History for adult ed from 1998-2006
I have taught Geography to GCSE-level and A level
History in school at KS 3 and 4 AS and A level
I can also teach basic geology and archaeology and classical studies.
Classical Civilisation to A level

Tutoring Approach:

I am always keen to engage students in whatever subject they are studying. I believe in being supportive and constructive in all that I teach. I am currently working on a one-to-one project with a student with special needs.
An excellent set of results (2015) all my 10 students passed, all raised their grade levels by at least one letter. All those off to uni are about to go so I wish them all well. Three others have a year or two left at school and have asked me to tutor them over the required time span.

Subjects
  • Reading & Writing skills
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (25 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (25 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (27.5 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (27.5 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (30 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (25 p.h.)
  • History
  • 11+ (secondary) (25 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (27.5 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (27.5 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (30 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (25 p.h.)

  • Geography
  • 11+ (secondary) (25 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (27.5 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (27.5 p.h.)

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Mass (Mr)
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Subjects: Maths  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home / Online
Info: I am a highly experienced Maths tutor, geared toward ensuring you get the best exam grades possible in your field. I will increase your understanding of maths, and my explanations are simple and straightforward. Alongside tutoring, I will guide you t ...
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Personal Description:
I am a highly experienced Maths tutor, geared toward ensuring you get the best exam grades possible in your field. I will increase your understanding of maths, and my explanations are simple and straightforward. Alongside tutoring, I will guide you through exam techniques, and common pitfalls.

Teaching Experience:

6 years private tutor. 4 years private tutor in Maths 1, Maths 2, and Mechanics of Materials of University's courses.
2 years experiences in GCSE and A Level Mathematics.

Tutoring Approach:

My teaching strategy usually involves engaging the student in critical thinking early on, as I believe this is the key to understanding, and I will never "tell" a student what he should do, or why this is like that, but to direct his thinking so that he/she understands why this is the way it is, and why should he/she act that way. I do not believe in memorisation being the main way of teaching in some countries, as this usually does not prepare people for university and life in general, specially in science and maths. Of course, there's always a degree of memorisation in every subject, but I try to keep it to a minimum. This also depends on every student, and I ultimately asses my strategy individually for each student.

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

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Sarah (Miss)
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Subjects: English  |  Drama  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home / Online
Info: I graduated with a Masters from the National Film and Television School and an English degree from York University. I have worked as a writer and a tutor for the past five years now and continue to love helping people gain the confidence needed to ...
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Personal Description:
I graduated with a Masters from the National Film and Television School and an English degree from York University.
I have worked as a writer and a tutor for the past five years now and continue to love helping people gain the confidence needed to fulfil their full potential. I firmly believe that when it comes to exams, success lies in getting back to the original text. If students are able to enjoy the literature and the process, then we will be able to find out the answers that achieve the highest grades.

Teaching Experience:

My experience with tutoring has varied from one to one sessions, to small classes to assisting with written work online.

I specialise in getting students ready for dreaded exams, preparing them with the forensic knowledge of a text that is required to really succeed. This begins long before the revision process, with homework help and extra work. If you 'learn as you go', things will be much easier later on! I really care for the students I have worked with in the past and believe that everyone has it in them to achieve what they desire with regards to their education.

Equally my work in creative writing provides me with an innovative approach to English for younger students, allowing a more stimulating method of teaching.

Tutoring Approach:

As a private tutor I believe it is my responsibility to cater to the specific needs of the pupil.

With the right guidance, supplementary education provides the tools (and qualifications) so that both children and adults may better their prospects, knowledge and cultural appreciation.

Before beginning tuition, I always suggest an introductory session so we can talk over your specific needs and can adapt my teaching style as required.

Subjects
  • English
  • GCSE or Standards (25 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (25 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (25 p.h.)
  • Drama
  • GCSE or Standards (25 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (25 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (25 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (25 p.h.)


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Taslimah (Mrs)
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Subjects: Art  |  French  |  Craft and Design  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (evenings)
Types of Tutoring: From their home
Info: I came to London in 2005 and I live in Walthamstow,London. I have always liked Art and Foreign Languages. I am passionate about Art and Crafts, and I have discovered my enthusiasm for French language when I started tutoring French a few years back. I ...
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Personal Description:
I came to London in 2005 and I live in Walthamstow,London. I have always liked Art and Foreign Languages. I am passionate about Art and Crafts, and I have discovered my enthusiasm for French language when I started tutoring French a few years back. I work in a secondary school teaching Art and French and my colleagues and students would describe me as friendly, approachable with a good sense of humour.

Teaching Experience:

I have taught Art and Design for four years prior to working as a learning support for 6 years. I have been working as a learning support, with Lead role in Literacy and I have worked as a Cover Supervisor for two years .I believe that teaching is not only about passing on the knowledge of a subject, it is also about connecting with the students to try and make them work to the best of their abilities. I have also tutored French in a private tutoring centre to students who have never learnt French before and within 2 and a half years, I have put them through their GCSE exams and they have got amazing results from A* - B. I have also been tutoring French at home for a few years and again my students came out with great results. I am fully aware of the curriculum and have experience in Writing, Speaking , Listening and the criteria for Controlled Assessment. References can be available on request.
I also run Art and Crafts workshop online and at home. I can teach a range of crafts such as stamping, cardmaking, scrapbooking including various techniques. A sample of my crafts tutoring can be available on requests.
I am currently working as a full time Art and French teacher in a secondary school. With all the changes in the curriculum, it is fundamental that tutoring Art or French, are tailored to each individual to enable them to progress in each lesson so each pupil can reach their full potential.

Tutoring Approach:

I tailor my lesson plans according to each individual as I believe that every student's learning is different. It is important for me to be able to communicate with my students, to understand their needs and to plan an Individual Educational Plan (IEP)to accommodate the requirements of each pupil. Resources are provided to reinforce learner's knowledge and homework is set weekly. Tests are held regularly to assess student's progress. Furthermore, I believe that regular contact with parents help ensure that student's targets are met accordingly.
PS: I have a CRB as I work in a Mainstream Secondary School. Reference from my current school or previous school can be available on request.

Subjects
  • Art
  • 11+ (secondary) (20 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (30 p.h.)
  • French
  • 11+ (secondary) (20 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (25 p.h.)

  • Craft and Design
  • 11+ (secondary) (20 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (35 p.h.)

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Paul (Mr)
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Subjects: English  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / Online
Info: I am a tenured high school teacher, with an MA in teaching language arts at the high school level. I hold a PhD in Shakespeare Studies from the Shakespeare Institute, University of Birmingham. ...
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Personal Description:
I am a tenured high school teacher, with an MA in teaching language arts at the high school level. I hold a PhD in Shakespeare Studies from the Shakespeare Institute, University of Birmingham.

Teaching Experience:

Tutoring, Ivy West SAT Test Prep 4 years, California.
Tutoring, Huntington Learning Center, 1 year, 2007.
Teaching: 1 year internship, High School English, at Southridge High School, Beaverton, Oregon.
3 years, 2003-7, Brevig Mission High School, Brevig Mission Alaska. Head of English Department.
1 year, 2007, Wales High School, Wales, Alaska. Head of English Department.
1 year internship, 2012, University of Birmingham, Advanced Shakespeare Studies and WebCT forum administrator.
Editor, Shakespeare Institute Review, since 2012.
Editor, Durham English Review, since 2012.

Tutoring Approach:

I offer rigorous editing services for university and postgraduate students. My hourly rate is high, relative to other tutors, but I make no apology for my rate. When you contract with me, you get a thorough, professional job from a working academic. You will be apprised of the work I am doing at every step - and you can opt for me to work fewer hours on a project.

Many students regard my editing as an education that helps them mature as academic writers, so that they can take the next step to successful MA and PhD work.

Please * do not * contact me if you need someone to do your writing for you. I accept only accomplished students who want to make substantial advances in their writing. I take my responsibility to the academy very seriously and I will reject any student who tries to use my service to engage in plagiarism.

* I offer a free 30 minute interview via online video chat so that you can determine if my work will meet your needs.

Subjects
  • English
  • A-Level or Highers (40 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (40 p.h.)

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Paul (Mr)
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Subjects: Maths  |  Chemistry  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you
Info: Hello. I am an ex research scientist for the Atomic Energy Authority. Have a masters degree in Radiation Chemistry and have research published in the Journal of Radiochemistry. I am a fully qualified teacher and experienced tutor. ...
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Personal Description:
Hello. I am an ex research scientist for the Atomic Energy Authority. Have a masters degree in Radiation Chemistry and have research published in the Journal of Radiochemistry. I am a fully qualified teacher and experienced tutor.

Teaching Experience:

I have several years experience of teaching and tutoring A level Chemistry and GCSE Maths. I can provide excellent testimonials and references from students and parents.

Tutoring Approach:

I believe in developing a thorough understanding of the subject to aid revision and sufficient exam preparation and practice.

Subjects
  • Maths
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (22 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (22 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (25 p.h.)
  • Chemistry
  • 11+ (secondary) (22 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (25 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (28 p.h.)


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Andrew (Mr)
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Subjects: Maths  |  PE / Sport Science  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (evenings)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home
Info: I am an experienced A / AS Level tutor of Physical Education, and have been doing so for the past 5 years. I have worked for the past 4 years as a Physical Education Advisor, as well as every Easter Holidays running 3 day revision PE courses fo eall ...
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Personal Description:
I am an experienced A / AS Level tutor of Physical Education, and have been doing so for the past 5 years. I have worked for the past 4 years as a Physical Education Advisor, as well as every Easter Holidays running 3 day revision PE courses fo eall examination boards (WJEC, AQA. OCR, EDEXCEL)

I have previously worked as a HEad of Department in London, Schol Sports Co-ordinator and Teacher of Physical Education, running GCSE, BTEC and AS / A Level courses.

I am currently Teacher of Maths and Head of Key Stage 3 Maths at a school in Cwmbran. Teaching pupils of all ability from Key Stage 3 (Year 7-9) and Foundation Level GCSE. In September 2015 I will also take on the role as Deputy Head of Year 11.

I have tutored many students to ensure that they achieve their required grades to attend university, all of whom have surpassed their own expectations and improved previous grades.

Teaching Experience:

I have been a qualified teacher of Physical Education since 2004, with the majority of my work in London and the home Counties. For the past 4 years I have worked as a PE Advisor caross South Wales working with a number of Primary and Secondary Schools to help improve Physical Education.

I have worked as a Curriculum Leader of Physical Education in a specialist Sports Academy, a Schools Sports Co-ordinator in a Specialist Sports College and a PE Teacher in a mixed Grammar School. Throughout these roles I have taught GCSE and AS / A Level Physical Education, and have always achieved results above the whole school average.

Since 2013 I have been teaching Secondary School Maths at all levels as well as being responsible for Key Stage 3 Maths. I am comfortable with all topics across exam boards, and have a range of resources to help support students learning.

Tutoring Approach:

I have a very relaxed approach to tutoring, with the idividuals needs at the forefront of every session. My approach will always meet ther needs of the tutor, whether it be recapping old work, learning new work or going through exam papers and exam questions.

I am a very friendly individual, and believe that my professional yet friendly approsach makes students feel at ease, and thus able to maximise their learning potential in all sessions.

Subjects
  • Maths
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (20 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (20 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (25 p.h.)
  • PE / Sport Science
  • GCSE or Standards (25 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (30 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (30 p.h.)


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Rohhss (Dr)
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Subjects: Special Needs  |  Reading & Writing skills  |  Study Skills  |  Citizenship  |  Politics  |  Sociology  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / Online
Info: I live in Cumbria and have a range of work experiences to draw on, including researching for the BBC daily survey and the Centre for Social Policy Research and Development. I have also worked as a housemother for children with learning difficulties, ...
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Personal Description:
I live in Cumbria and have a range of work experiences to draw on, including researching for the BBC daily survey and the Centre for Social Policy Research and Development. I have also worked as a housemother for children with learning difficulties, as an advocate within the voluntary sector and as an advocacy development worker.

After gaining my PhD, my more recent work has been as an Education lecturer in higher education which has also involved me in a number of research initiatives, tutoring undergraduate and postgraduate students and working on research governance and ethics. I have a wide range of peer reviewed publications and a number of current book contracts. I believe education is a right for all people at all levels and that it is best viewed as a lifelong experience.

Teaching Experience:

I have worked at a college teaching A level Sociology and more recently at a Russell Group university for 8 years teaching a wide variety of topics to undergraduate and postgraduate students including sociology, social policy and politics, social psychology, social theory, person centred approaches, gender studies, disability theory, social research, critical thinking, communication & study skills. My last two national student survey results gave 93% and 100% for quality.

I have also previously taught on women returning to work courses through the University of Lancaster as well as youth and community and training the trainers courses.

Tutoring Approach:

I take a student centred approach to tutoring. Each person has different needs and different approaches to learning. Initially we will assess your needs and preferences together and work out how to deliver teaching in the most effective way for you to achieve your goals. I also encourage a proactive approach where students learn to take responsibility for their learning in between person to person tuition. This is especially important for students going on to university education.

Subjects
  • Special Needs
  • Adult/Casual learner (30 p.h.)
  • Reading & Writing skills
  • A-Level or Highers (25 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (25 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (10 p.h.)

  • Study Skills
  • GCSE or Standards (20 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (20 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (25 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (20 p.h.)
  • Citizenship
  • Adult/Casual learner (20 p.h.)

  • Politics
  • A-Level or Highers (30 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (30 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (30 p.h.)
  • Sociology
  • A-Level or Highers (30 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (30 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (30 p.h.)


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Andreas (Mr)
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Subjects: Reading & Writing skills  |  Latin  |  History  |  Greek  |  English (Foreign Language)  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Online
Info: I am currently studying Greek literature, Classical Studies and Linguistics. I have graduated college with distinction.My ambition is to deepen my knowledge in linguistics studies and archaeology. I am passionate about my job, patient and flexible to ...
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Personal Description:
I am currently studying Greek literature, Classical Studies and Linguistics. I have graduated college with distinction.My ambition is to deepen my knowledge in linguistics studies and archaeology. I am passionate about my job, patient and flexible to different ways of learning depending on the student.

Teaching Experience:

In addition,I have worked as a private teacher for teacher in elementary and high school who need help with their homework at home. Furthermore, I have been a private music teacher alongside my studies in college and in University afterwards.Finally, this year I teach Greek, Latin and history.

Tutoring Approach:

I believe that every student is unique and that's way i try to be creative and find ways that fit the student best! Learning is fun and that is how i want both student and me to see and approach it. It more than one teaching the other. We discover together and learn from each other.

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  • Reading & Writing skills
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (10 p.h.)
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  • GCSE or Standards (10 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (12 p.h.)
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  • Adult/Casual learner (15 p.h.)
  • Latin
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (10 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (10 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (10 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (12 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (15 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (15 p.h.)

  • History
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (10 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (10 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (10 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (12 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (15 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (15 p.h.)
  • Greek
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (10 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (10 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (10 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (12 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (15 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (15 p.h.)

  • English (Foreign Language)
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  • 11+ (secondary) (10 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (10 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (12 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (15 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (15 p.h.)

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Matthew (Mr)
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Subjects: English  |  Sociology  
Availability: Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you
Info: I am a first class postgraduate student, currently studying a sociology Msc. ...
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Personal Description:
I am a first class postgraduate student, currently studying a sociology Msc.

Teaching Experience:

I have previously been employed in a north London school as a full time intervention tutor. Teaching English Lit and Lang, I was required to seek improvement from m students on a 1 to 1, and small group basis.

Tutoring Approach:

I am a friendly but serious learner, who encourages my students to apply their personality to their academic studies. This approach has seen a great deal of improvement in my previous students.

I see no substitute for exam and essay style practice. As such, this will form the basis of my tutileidge.

Subjects
  • English
  • GCSE or Standards (20 p.h.)
  • Sociology
  • 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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Laura (Miss)
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Subjects: Maths  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (evenings)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home
Info: Young, energetic and enthusiastic. Keen to make Maths as fun and dynamic as possible for optimal learning and retention of understanding. ...
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Young, energetic and enthusiastic. Keen to make Maths as fun and dynamic as possible for optimal learning and retention of understanding.

Teaching Experience:

I have worked in schools now for 5 years in both the Maths and Sports departments. I have worked with children since I was 16 as a tennis instructor, ski instructor and a Mathematics teacher. I began teaching in a private prep school (3-13-year-olds) and have recently been working at a state secondary (11-18-year-olds). I began tutoring 4 years ago in both Maths and various different Sports.

Tutoring Approach:

Perform an initial gap analysis to identify the areas that need the most work. Tailor tutoring to the exact needs of the student and teach utilising a variety of techniques that are most suitable to the type of learner.

Subjects
  • Maths
  • 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.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (25 p.h.)

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Zoe (Miss)
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Subjects: Special Needs  |  Reading & Writing skills  |  Entrance Exams  |  History  |  Maths  |  English  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home
Info: Hello, ​ My name is Zoe. I am a PhD, experienced teacher, tutor and youth worker. During my career, I have seen how young people can easily be the victim of missed opportunities through various reasons. It was my desire to leave teaching in o ...
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Hello,
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My name is Zoe. I am a PhD, experienced teacher, tutor and youth worker. During my career, I have seen how young people can easily be the victim of missed opportunities through various reasons. It was my desire to leave teaching in order to pursue that which inspired my long journey: to make a difference in a young person`s life, who truly needs it.

I now run my private tutoring business to provide a personal scheme of learning carefully tailored to each individual.

Also, I provide a free half an hour "Meet and Greet" session where we can discuss in detail expectations, prices and curriculum.

Teaching Experience:

I have experience as a teacher at Secondary School and College level. I have been with the Youth Offending Team for a few years now and have specialist training in various types of "difficult" behaviour.

Tutoring Approach:

I believe in a tailored approach. Each person is an individual. Through a Meet and Greet, we have the opportunity to get to know each other and so I can get to know the student's needs and curriculum. From there, we can work together to create a tailored scheme of work and activities.

Subjects
  • Special Needs
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (30 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (35 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (45 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (40 p.h.)
  • Reading & Writing skills
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (30 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (35 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (45 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (45 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (45 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (40 p.h.)

  • Entrance Exams
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (30 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (35 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (40 p.h.)
  • History
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (30 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (35 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (45 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (45 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (40 p.h.)

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


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Ellen (Miss)
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Subjects: Physics  |  Maths  |  Geography  |  Entrance Exams  |  Earth Science  |  Chemistry  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (evenings)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / Online
Info: I am a friendly and enthusiastic Oxbridge graduate with a Masters in Earth Sciences (Geology). Since 2014 I have been working as a Geoscientist in a consultancy, which has provided me with solid communication skills when discussing technical work. ...
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Personal Description:
I am a friendly and enthusiastic Oxbridge graduate with a Masters in Earth Sciences (Geology).

Since 2014 I have been working as a Geoscientist in a consultancy, which has provided me with solid communication skills when discussing technical work.

Teaching Experience:

In my last year of school I took part in a scheme which involved acting as a teaching assistant to year 8 students. I would spend a couple of hours each week supporting and helping students with in a variety of classes.

Tutoring Approach:

I apply the tutoring methodology I experienced during Oxford. This involves encouraging students to arrive at conclusions themselves rather than tell them the answers to each question. This builds up a deeper understanding of the topics and will allow them to enter the exam room with the confidence of knowing they possess all the information they need to answer any question which may come up, rather than worrying in case this years paper differs from the examples they have worked through.

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

  • Geography
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (10 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (10 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (15 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (15 p.h.)
  • Entrance Exams
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (10 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (10 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (15 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (15 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (15 p.h.)

  • Earth Science
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (10 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (10 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (15 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (15 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (15 p.h.)
  • Chemistry
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (10 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (10 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (15 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (15 p.h.)


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Gary (Mr)
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Subjects: English (Foreign Language)  |  Mandarin  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home / Online
Info: I have been an English teacher since moving to Asia in 2010. I have also studied intensive Mandarin at university in mainland China & Taiwan. I have been speaking Mandarin for 11 years now and use it daily in my life. For a period of 2 years I hardly ...
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Personal Description:
I have been an English teacher since moving to Asia in 2010. I have also studied intensive Mandarin at university in mainland China & Taiwan. I have been speaking Mandarin for 11 years now and use it daily in my life. For a period of 2 years I hardly even spoke English so as to improve my own Mandarin skills while immersing myself in Chinese society. I love watching movies & writing books. I do many sports including Parkour, climbing & archery. I always love to learn a new language and love teaching too. Love animals & pushing myself to do things. I'm positive about life & very friendly.

Teaching Experience:

For more than 8 years I have taught the English language to non native speakers throughout Asia and I have also taught beginner to intermediate level Mandarin to other foreigners in China. I have taught pre school children up through to high school and university level and even the elderly. I would say my strong points for teaching Mandarin are as follows: Spoken Chinese (How it's really used), formal and informal colloquial speaking, listening and understanding. I can also read traditional & simplified Chinese characters and write many.

Tutoring Approach:

My belief is that anyone can learn a language whether difficult or easy or if you have a hard time remembering things. There are ways and methods that can get your chosen language to stick in your head thus improving your skills quickly through the levels. My approach is to take a lesson, break it down into pieces & explain the exact meanings and the structure of what you're actually saying while drilling the characters into your head (Not literally)
>..< Also making it a fun and situational environment where you will learn how to really use your chosen language, therefore improving quickly and easily without feeling lost or frustrated. Instead you will be able to speak a new language within just a few months.

Subjects
  • English (Foreign Language)
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (10 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (10 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (10 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (10 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (10 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (10 p.h.)
  • Mandarin
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (10 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (10 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (10 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (10 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (10 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (10 p.h.)


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Maria (Miss)
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Subjects: History  |  English  |  Computer Studies / I.T.  |  Reading & Writing skills  |  Greek  |  English (Foreign Language)  
Availability: Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you
Info: I am 30 years old and recently moved to Leicester city, UK. I am reliable and kind with great sence of organization and attention to detail. Diligence and consistency was always important to me so I require the same from others. I have a Proficie ...
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Personal Description:
I am 30 years old and recently moved to Leicester city, UK.
I am reliable and kind with great sence of organization and attention to detail.
Diligence and consistency was always important to me so I require the same from others.
I have a Proficiency certification on English language from Michigan University and a diploma on Applied Foreign Languages on Commerce and Administration from Epirus Technological and Educational Institute.
Moreover I have been taught commercial and administrative terms on English language, plus specific grammar and vocabulary issues on Greek language on Epirus Technological and Educational Institute.
To sum up, I have a good level on teaching fields I chose on the previous part, certified by Univeristy studies.
Finally I would like to mention that Greek is my mother tongue and have studied it for about 13 years and speak since I was born.

Teaching Experience:

My teaching experience on English language is one year private lessons (2014) on A2 level student.
About Greek language I have not any professional experience but as it is my mother tongue I am able to teach it through my studies and personal experience.
About History and IT teaching I have the appropriate knowledge through my certified studies and personal awarness.

Tutoring Approach:

My way of approaching to Tutoring is first of all the continuous information and reffered teaching stuff.
I believe that studying is not just an obligation for the student. Tutor has to be prepared and informed even for the most less significant detail.

About the student, I strongly believe that patience and reward can create miracles!
Even if the student is difficult, the Tutor has to find the appropriate way to approach him/her and give the right reason for interest.

Subjects
  • History
  • Further/Higher (university) (12 p.h.)
  • English
  • Further/Higher (university) (12 p.h.)

  • Computer Studies / I.T.
  • A-Level or Highers (10 p.h.)
  • Reading & Writing skills
  • Further/Higher (university) (10 p.h.)

  • Greek
  • 11+ (secondary) (12 p.h.)
  • English (Foreign Language)
  • Further/Higher (university) (12 p.h.)


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