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Alun (Mr)
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Subjects: Self Defense  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (evenings)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home / Online
Info: Chief Instructor, 5th Dan. ...
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Personal Description:
Chief Instructor, 5th Dan.

Teaching Experience:

25 years +
Level 3 Coaching

Tutoring Approach:

Open, friendly and professional tuition tailored for your needs

Subjects
  • Self Defense
  • 11+ (secondary) (20 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (40 p.h.)

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Musib (Dr)
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Subjects: Biology  |  Chemistry  |  Physics  |  Maths  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (evenings)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home
Info: I studied at Imperial College London for PhD and MSc degrees in Engineering and have been tutoring for many years. ...
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Personal Description:
I studied at Imperial College London for PhD and MSc degrees in Engineering and have been tutoring for many years.

Teaching Experience:

I have 15 years of experience in teaching Degree, A-levels and GCSE Mathematics, Chemistry, Physics and Biology.

I also tutor University level students for subjects like Mathematics, Statistics, Mechanics, Dynamics, Structural Mechanics, Fluid Mechanics, SPSS, R, Python and MATLAB.

Tutoring Approach:

My approach to tutoring is focused to prepare pupils to achieve excellent grades and good understanding of the subject.

Subjects
  • Biology
  • GCSE or Standards (35 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (35 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (35 p.h.)
  • Chemistry
  • GCSE or Standards (35 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (35 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (35 p.h.)

  • Physics
  • GCSE or Standards (35 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (35 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (50 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (35 p.h.)
  • Maths
  • GCSE or Standards (35 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (35 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (50 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (35 p.h.)


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Desmond (Mr)
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Subjects: Biology  |  Chemistry  |  Physics  |  Maths  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (evenings)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home
Info: I am full time engineer working in Victoria, after achieving a degree in Civil Engineering in Imperial College, London. At 8, I studied at DCPS, then moving to St Pauls at 13+ (common entrance). Coming from this background, I understand the pressur ...
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Personal Description:
I am full time engineer working in Victoria, after achieving a degree in Civil Engineering in Imperial College, London. At 8, I studied at DCPS, then moving to St Pauls at 13+ (common entrance). Coming from this background, I understand the pressures of succeeding at all levels.

Teaching Experience:

I have had 7 years experience, privately tutoring children between the ages of 11 to 19. Last year, I managed to help 2 of my students achieve A grades for Maths A-level, a child achieving a B in Chemistry A-Level, 2 children achieving A* in Science GSCE and a group of 4 girls getting into their preferred school at 11+, amongst others.

Tutoring Approach:

I will ensure that your child willl have full knowledge of the entire syllabus, providing him/her with many examples, so their confidence would be boosted. Topics shall be explained with clarity and patience so that your child will feel at ease with his/her learning experience.

Having taught many children of differing standards, I will adapt my tutoring so that your child will benefit greatly, by improving on his/her weaknesses and pushing forwards his/her strengths.

Subjects
  • Biology
  • 11+ (secondary) (60 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (65 p.h.)
  • Chemistry
  • 11+ (secondary) (60 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (65 p.h.)

  • Physics
  • 11+ (secondary) (60 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (65 p.h.)
  • Maths
  • 11+ (secondary) (60 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (65 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (70 p.h.)


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Charnjit (Miss)
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Subjects: Religious Studies  |  Reading & Writing skills  |  Philosophy / Critical Thinking  |  Business Related  |  History  |  English  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / Online
Info: I have completed a Masters degree in Creative Writing. I completed my undergraduate studying BA Creative Writing and English Literature with 2:1. I'm aware that English and History are complex and intriguing subjects but I firmly believe that a thoro ...
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I have completed a Masters degree in Creative Writing. I completed my undergraduate studying BA Creative Writing and English Literature with 2:1. I'm aware that English and History are complex and intriguing subjects but I firmly believe that a thorough understanding and practise of techniques will enable to provide you with a firm base for any student to succeed. I am keen, conscientious, hardworking and reliable person.

Teaching Experience:

I have been tutoring privately for over five years and currently have fifty seven students.
I have worked in a high school as a English Graduate Assistant and have had exposure to lesson and administration relating to the curriculum.
I have completed a Literacy Leadership Award and I was assessed on my ability to plan and prepare a literacy activity. I had to show communication and motivational skills through delivering literacy across the curriculum. Having observed teachers, I was able to learn interesting techniques that are used to teach Key stage 3 and 4 students. From this experience, I was taught how to plan and structure a lesson i.e. the starter, an introduction, an interactive main activity and the plenary; how to use verbal and non-verbal communication successfully .These rewarding experiences encouraged me to become an English teacher in the future. I have also worked closely with my peers on A Level courses such as English and History by delivering revision sessions and presenting my ideas on literary texts, articles and academic research.
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Tutoring Approach:

My approach to tuition includes a variety of techniques and strategies in order to guide and motivate the learner. I will set personalised targets with my students and their parents in order to achieve the desired results. I also intend to provide you with a personalized programme that is best suited to your individual needs. I'm very enthusiastic and try to make learning a fun experience, using different ways of learning. Also, price can be negotiated.
"She's a good listener. She tries to make people understand something in a way that makes you feel comfortable. She involved everyone in the discussion even the quiet ones and always tries to find new ways of explaining things. Revision sessions were really useful and I think the main reason was because she just loves helping other people whether it is people younger or the same age. Everyone went home feeling slightly more confident about the exam including me. She makes sure that everybody understands even if it has to be explained more than once." (Aarti, 18, student)
"Charnjit has a way of making the impossible- possible. She is patient with her students and will try her hardest to make people understand. She has a way of teaching which involves a lot of group work and a one-one session where she will answer any questions from the stupidest to the smartest. After having few sessions with her I went into my exam confidently. Most importantly, she never gives up on anyone." (Rahwa, student)
"Charnjit's teaching style is unique and possesses many qualities. She is patient and constantly checks for understanding in order to go over things if the topic is not understood straight away. She uses a variety of techniques such as group brain storming in order to get the class involved which is very effective. During our group revision sessions she used this technique which worked well as it got everybody thinking, talking and interacting which was useful when remembering theorists and certain dates. She also categorised the theorists into groups based on their research which was also helpful for revision as it broke down the amount of theorists into smaller groups which were easier to remember. In addition, Charnjit is very good at keeping the class' attention which is very important as a teacher." (Stefanie, student)

Subjects
  • Religious Studies
  • 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.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (15 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (20 p.h.)
  • Reading & Writing skills
  • 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.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (15 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (20 p.h.)

  • Philosophy / Critical Thinking
  • 11+ (secondary) (10 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (15 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (20 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (15 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (20 p.h.)
  • Business Related
  • 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.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (15 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (20 p.h.)

  • History
  • GCSE or Standards (15 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (20 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (15 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (20 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.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (15 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (20 p.h.)


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John (Mr)
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Subjects: French  |  German  |  Business Related  |  Geography  |  English (Foreign Language)  |  Computer Studies / I.T.  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home / Online
Info: I am 54 years old, I am married with four children. I have a degree ( Joint Honours, 2.1 in Agriculture with Agricultural Economics) and a Cert Ed. I am a member of the Institute for Learning. I have taught a wide range of subjects over 28 years and ...
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Personal Description:
I am 54 years old, I am married with four children. I have a degree ( Joint Honours, 2.1 in Agriculture with Agricultural Economics) and a Cert Ed. I am a member of the Institute for Learning. I have taught a wide range of subjects over 28 years and am able to coach you to success whether you are looking for science, geography, Excel spreadsheets, English as a Foreign Language or even French and German ( I worked in both countries when I was younger)

Teaching Experience:

I can help you prepare for exams in Geography, Biology, Ecology, French and German. I have taught English as a Foreign Language over many years. I can also help you with Microsoft Excel spreadsheets, particularly for Business. I am a patient, enthusiastic and committed teacher with 28 years experience particularly with post 16 and adult education. I have taught agriculture and related topics over that time, and very much enjoyed diversifying my teaching portfolio as new courses arose at the college. I have taught a range of biology and geography related topics, including plant and soil science, crop science, crop production, livestock production, environmental issues, ecology, woodland management. In business I have helped many people develop diverse enterprises, preparing carefully costed cash flow projections. I very much enjoy seeing people develop confidence with Microsoft Excel spreadsheets, which are an invaluable tool.

Tutoring Approach:

I am convinced that one-to-one tuition is by far the most efficient way in which a person can progress and gain confidence. Often someone can grasp a topic in 5 minutes of one-to-one that would have taken 2 hours to cover with a larger group. Once you are confident with a topic, we move on rapidly to the next one. A current A level tutee of mine told his father "I learnt more in that 2 hour session than I have all term at school" and his headteacher wrote to congratulate him on his improved grades. (The reason for this is not that his teacher is bad, far from it, but a tutor can give you personal one-to-one attention, concentrating on the bits you need) I always ensure that the learners are confident with each step before progressing further.

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

  • Business Related
  • GCSE or Standards (25 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (25 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (25 p.h.)
  • Geography
  • GCSE or Standards (25 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (25 p.h.)

  • English (Foreign Language)
  • GCSE or Standards (20 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (20 p.h.)
  • Computer Studies / I.T.
  • GCSE or Standards (25 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (25 p.h.)


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William (Mr)
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Subjects: Chemistry  |  Maths  |  Physics  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you
Info: Hi there! My name is Will, and I'm a graduate from the University of Cambridge (Christ's College). I studied Natural Sciences, and graduated with a 2.1 MSci specialising in Physics. I studied Maths, Physics and Chemistry at A-levels, and French at AS ...
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Personal Description:
Hi there! My name is Will, and I'm a graduate from the University of Cambridge (Christ's College). I studied Natural Sciences, and graduated with a 2.1 MSci specialising in Physics. I studied Maths, Physics and Chemistry at A-levels, and French at AS.
Maths and Physics can be daunting for many young people, yet I believe that anyone can learn to master these subjects if taught to look at the problems in the right way. All that is required is an underlying interest and an enthusiastic teacher!
I work during the week, but I am free in the evenings as well as all day on the weekends.

I am also open to giving INTERVIEW PRACTICE for anyone thinking of applying to OXBRIDGE or one of the many other institutes that demand an interview. Having been in several interviews myself, I can give advice on how to answer general questions, as well as give example questions from my experiences.

Teaching Experience:

I have tutored before in my school; I was part of the Mentoring Society from year 11 onwards, in which I taught younger years (especially those taking their GCSE exams). I have also been a voluntary tutor for The Access Project for the past year, tutoring A-Level Physics.

Tutoring Approach:

I'm a very relaxed person, and so I am open to tutoring in many different ways depending on the personal choice of the tutee. I am willing to explain a particular topic, or go through questions that have been answered before the session. However, I would say that working through past papers is usually the most effective way to practice and also identify the areas in which the tutee is having difficulties. My only request is that I'm told beforehand which area/questions/past paper we should work through, to give me time to prepare!

Subjects
  • Chemistry
  • 11+ (secondary) (50 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (60 p.h.)
  • Maths
  • 11+ (secondary) (50 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (60 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (70 p.h.)

  • Physics
  • 11+ (secondary) (50 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (60 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (70 p.h.)

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Chris (Mr)
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Subjects: Religious Studies  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (evenings)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home
Info: I am married with three grown up children, several chickens and a dog. I am a regular churchgoer, a supporter of Newcastle United (I know...) and a friendly and outgoing person. I drive my fully restored Morris Minor whenever I can, leaving the mod ...
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Personal Description:
I am married with three grown up children, several chickens and a dog.
I am a regular churchgoer, a supporter of Newcastle United (I know...) and a friendly and outgoing person.
I drive my fully restored Morris Minor whenever I can, leaving the modern car for my wife and daughter. Apart from that I am quite normal!

Teaching Experience:

I am an experienced teacher of RE at secondary level, being Head of RE and SMSC at a local non selective school. As such I am well used to teaching and supporting students of all abilities and with all kinds of needs and baggage.
In addition to teaching I mark GCSE papers for the AQA exam board which gives me a significant insight into examination requirements and technique. My latest school results were an almost 25% A* to A pass rate from a non selective cohort of over 200 students.
Before entering the teaching profession I spent 20 years in Christian youth ministry, which does not colour my tutoring, but does give me a uniquely thorough knowledge of Christianity in particular.

Tutoring Approach:

I am relaxed and friendly, able to get alongside even the most reluctant of students and persuade them to learn.
I believe enjoyment and relevance are the key attractions to students, qualities often perceived to be lacking in the subject. I like to be topical and humorous, whilst also being organised and firm in my approach.

Subjects
  • Religious Studies
  • 11+ (secondary) (25 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (30 p.h.)

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Rosie (Miss)
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Subjects: Maths  |  Religious Studies  |  French  |  Latin  |  English  |  Biology  
Availability: Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home / Online
Info: I'm a friendly, qualified teacher, currently working in a London secondary school teaching RS, Philosophy and English. I studied Theology and Religious Studies at Cambridge (achieved a First) and moved to London to do an MA in International Politics ...
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Personal Description:
I'm a friendly, qualified teacher, currently working in a London secondary school teaching RS, Philosophy and English. I studied Theology and Religious Studies at Cambridge (achieved a First) and moved to London to do an MA in International Politics and Human Rights at City University. I caught the London bug so I'm still here! I really enjoy the opportunity it offers to teach students from a whole range of backgrounds and abilities. I have always loved learning, and I love helping children develop their understanding of the world through their chosen subjects, so I find tutoring really rewarding.

I am both professional and personable, and have always had good relationships with my tutees and their parents.

Teaching Experience:

I have a lot of experience with children through nannying and youth camps I've helped on over the past 10 years, and also have experience tutoring 1-1 in London on a weekly basis. I did my teacher training in Tower Hamlets 2 years ago, and have been working as a teacher since. I achieved 'Outstanding' or 'Good' standards in all lessons that were observed during my training.

I am passionate about the importance of education, for building both competence and confidence into children and young adults.

The Cambridge supervision system showed me how beneficial individual tutoring can be. I had two 1-1 sessions every week with my subject supervisors, which taught me first hand how to inspire, challenge and build confidence in the tutor-tutee relationship.

Tutoring Approach:

I like to have a preliminary discussion (usually by phone, but in person is also fine) with the student's parent(s) to find out about the student's level of understanding, capability and confidence, as well as their main goals and any relevant exam board they are attached to. I will tailor my approach on this basis, as well as through meeting the student and talking about what s/he finds interesting and how s/he learns best.

The method of teaching will vary between pupils as well as between subjects, most markedly between languages and sciences. However, common methods used will be explaining and clarifying any 'sticking points', going through set questions and reviewing the answers, and using creative means to bring the subject to life for the student. I strongly believe that when a student enjoys the learning process and achieves set goals, however small, his/her learning is much faster and memory is greatly improved.

Subjects
  • Maths
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (25 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (25 p.h.)
  • Religious Studies
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (25 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (25 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (30 p.h.)

  • French
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (25 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (25 p.h.)
  • Latin
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (25 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (25 p.h.)

  • English
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (25 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (25 p.h.)
  • Biology
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (30 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (30 p.h.)


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Simon (Mr)
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Subjects: Reading & Writing skills  |  Film Studies  |  German  |  English  |  Drama  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / Online
Info: I studied English Literature at Edinburgh University, graduating with a First Class Masters in 1999, before going on to train as an actor at the prestigious London Academy of Dramatic Art (LAMDA) in 2001. Since graduating, I have worked extensively a ...
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Personal Description:
I studied English Literature at Edinburgh University, graduating with a First Class Masters in 1999, before going on to train as an actor at the prestigious London Academy of Dramatic Art (LAMDA) in 2001. Since graduating, I have worked extensively as an actor in theatre, television and radio and since 2007 I have worked very closely with acclaimed theatre company The Factory as an associate producer and director as well as an actor. I have a wide-ranging interest in the arts (from contemporary music through to cinema and the visual arts) as well as an active interest in politics and current affairs. I have worked as a free-lance tutor since 2005 and love not only the obvious flexibility it affords but, far more importantly, the mental, creative and social stimulation it provides both me and, hopefully, those I teach.

Teaching Experience:

In 2005 I registered with a private agency and taught English Literature as a freelance tutor at GCSE level for them that year.
I have wide and extensive experience teaching and creating drama with young people: I have worked on schools and youth projects with Shakespeare's Globe, the National Student Drama Festival and the Carney Academy of Performing Arts as well providing private tuition for drama school entrance and audition technique.
I occasionally work for the University of Westminster as a free-lance actor, working closely with director and academic Helen Eastman.

Tutoring Approach:

I passionately believe that education needs to be grounded in passing on, developing and deepening the love of a subject and that, as such, learning shouldn't be results led. I also believe that people are different and that an approach to tutoring and education should reflect that.

As such I aim to keep engagement and enjoyment at the centre of the process. I encourage pupils to engage with their subject through lateral and creative thinking in the belief that good results follow when a student can enter into a dialogue with the work they are being asked to do and not the other way round.

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

  • German
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (25 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (25 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (25 p.h.)
  • English
  • 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.)

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

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Sebastian (Mr)
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Subjects: Greek  |  English  |  Latin  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you
Info: I am a Classics graduate and former Latin teacher, originally from Cheshire but now volunteering and living in North London. I have been working as a private tutor since 2012 and have helped many students of different ages and abilities to exceed the ...
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Personal Description:
I am a Classics graduate and former Latin teacher, originally from Cheshire but now volunteering and living in North London. I have been working as a private tutor since 2012 and have helped many students of different ages and abilities to exceed their target grades.

I received a first-class honours degree in Classics from the University of Liverpool and also won the 'Dawson Turner Prize' (2015) for best performance in part II examinations; the 'J.P. Postgate Prize' (2014) for best performance in part I examinations and the 'Thomas Hornby Scholarship' (2013 & 2014) for best performance in Greek. My research interests include Latin and Greek bucolic poetry and I have presented an academic paper (November 2014) on this topic. I am also a member of the Virgil Society.

Teaching Experience:

September 2015 - July 2016: After graduating from university, I taught Classics full-time at a leading (11-18) boys' school in the north of England and was responsible for all teaching of Latin (up to A-Level) and Greek (up to GCSE). All of my A-Level Latin students received A*-A grades and obtained places at Oxford/Cambridge and all of the GCSE Greek students received A*/A.

September 2014 - December 2014: Taught an introductory Latin course for adults
September 2014 - June 2015: Privately taught the GCSE Classical Civilisation course to a student (who received an A*)
September 2012 - January 2013: Taught an introductory Latin course to a local primary school
September 2011 - June 2015: Ran an extra-curricular GCSE Greek course at a local school alongside university studies


Alongside this I also have extensive experience of tutoring pupils privately and have tutored a wide-range of abilities and ages ranging from under 11s to those studying for A-Levels (in English and Latin) and I have managed to help many of those taking exams to obtain A/A* grades. I also have experience teaching the casual learner who does not want to take examinations.

Tutoring Approach:

My teaching approach is unique to each individual and involves building up a relationship with the tutee so I can provide the most effective tuition depending on their learning style.

However, in general terms, my approach is a practical one and I encourage students to view the literature (whether Greek, Latin or English) in an analytical way and endeavour to teach the method rather than just the answer. Where possible, I will choose material that will interest the tutee so that, as far as possible, they will enjoy the process of reading and analysing the piece of text.

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

  • Latin
  • 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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Marian (Mrs)
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Subjects: Special Needs  |  Reading & Writing skills  
Availability: Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: From their home / Online
Info: I am patient person. I have a gentle manner to get to know your child and to get the best learning experience for him/her. While I am gentle in manner I will not take unruly behaviour. ...
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Personal Description:
I am patient person. I have a gentle manner to get to know your child and to get the best learning experience for him/her.
While I am gentle in manner I will not take unruly behaviour.

Teaching Experience:

I am teacher who has taken early retirement. I have 15 years experience of teaching at infant level and further education level.
I taught reception classes for two years followed by year one for two years in Leicester.
I have also taught students with learning difficulties independant living skills for 9 years.
I have been working in schools in and around the Pontypridd untill I left 18 months ago to live in Glasgow.
Whilst in Glasgow I taught one 5 year old boy for a period of about 8 weeks over the smmer holiday. I also taught two 10 year old boys who needed their confidence boosting.
I am now back in Pontypridd and available to tutor.

Tutoring Approach:

I believe that tutoring should be fun for both the child and the tutor. I would look to use games as much as possible to enrich the time with your child. Initially I would need to talk to you as the parent to see what problems you and possibly the class teacher believe your child has, and how best they can be helped. I would need to review the situation as time went on to see what I have gathered.

Subjects
  • Special Needs
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (25 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (25 p.h.)
  • Reading & Writing skills
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (25 p.h.)


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Leena (Mrs)
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Subjects: Computer Studies / I.T.  |  Chemistry  |  Physics  |  Maths  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: From their home / Online
Info: I am an instrumentation engineer/software developer with a passion for teaching. ...
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Personal Description:
I am an instrumentation engineer/software developer with a passion for teaching.

Teaching Experience:

Congratulations to my GCSE and A-level students for their dedication and hard work throughout the year!

100% receiving B-A* (70% A-A*)

10+ years of experience of teaching Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry to GCSE, A-levels and STEP.

Tutoring Approach:

I teach a subject by simplifying the concepts and then doing a lot of practice to master the topic. Practice questions are tailored to the individual`s ability. Challenging work is given to more able students and more practice is done to uplevel Maths grade irrespective of one`s ability.

Subjects
  • Computer Studies / I.T.
  • 11+ (secondary) (25 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (35 p.h.)
  • Chemistry
  • 11+ (secondary) (25 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (30 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (40 p.h.)

  • Physics
  • 11+ (secondary) (25 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (30 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (40 p.h.)
  • Maths
  • 11+ (secondary) (25 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (30 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (40 p.h.)


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Patrick (Rev)
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Subjects: Maths  |  Economics  |  Business Related  |  Accounting  
Availability: Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you
Info: I have vast experience in teaching Accounting and economics for AQA and Edexcel examination and other related exams in the the field of Economics Law management and Accounting. I have more than 8 years management experience which is brought to bear o ...
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Personal Description:
I have vast experience in teaching Accounting and economics for AQA and Edexcel examination and other related exams in the the field of Economics Law management and Accounting. I have more than 8 years management experience which is brought to bear on the subject that I teach. With degrees from London Metropolitan University (BA Hons Banking with economics and Law) and University of Leicester (Diploma in Management banking and Financial Services), I believe I possess what every student need and that is some one who has the practical experience to impact knowledge

Teaching Experience:

5+ plus years experience as part of the Customer Service Team
7 plus years Management Experience
5plus years as Director of Community Development and Relations
3plus years as Coordinator of youth Offending Project
Multi Agency/Partnership working
10 years Home Tuition Experience: Tutor in Maths and English (GCSE), Accounting and Economics, Business Studies and Law (A levels and Pre University Level) Personal Statement
8 Years Experience as an ordained Minister and Bible Lecturer

Tutoring Approach:

I carry out initial assessment to see what kind of support I can give you in order to understand lessons and pass exams. I encourage class exercise test and home work to determine your level of understanding. I teach with the require marking scheme to help student meet the needs of the Exams.

Subjects
  • Maths
  • 11+ (secondary) (35 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (35 p.h.)
  • Economics
  • GCSE or Standards (35 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (45 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (50 p.h.)

  • Business Related
  • GCSE or Standards (35 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (45 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (50 p.h.)
  • Accounting
  • GCSE or Standards (35 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (45 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (50 p.h.)


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Gabriella (Miss)
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Subjects: Drama  |  English  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / Online
Info: I am a confident, approachable and calm person, with an extent knowledge of the English Literature and Language curriculum, as well as the performing arts. I have a 2:1 degree from the University of Portsmouth in English and Drama, and now currently ...
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Personal Description:
I am a confident, approachable and calm person, with an extent knowledge of the English Literature and Language curriculum, as well as the performing arts. I have a 2:1 degree from the University of Portsmouth in English and Drama, and now currently studying a MA degree in Shakespeare Studies. I have had many years experience in teaching and supporting children with the completion of coursework and homework, as well as providing help within classroom based lessons. I have volunteered at secondary schools, assisting within their english and drama departments, and now currently employed at at junior school as a teaching assistant.

Teaching Experience:

I have previous experience as a teaching assistant with KS2, KS3 and KS4 level English and Drama, within both junior and secondary schools.
I also have experience in leading KS2 to KS4 level drama outside of school hours.

Tutoring Approach:

I believe that secondary school students should be independent, critical thinkers, being able to easily relate historical context to the English Literature curriculum. I would provide information and set small homework tasks that will give the student both historical contexts and a further understanding of the source discussed, enabling them to make a further connection with the author. This is one of the criteria's that examiners look for in GCSE English papers, so I hope to improve this skill.

I also hope to make the subject of English and Drama enjoyable, conducting assessments and learning through games. For subjects such as Shakespeare, I endeavour to use clips of performances and DVD's to help with the analysis of the language. I will also set small creative homework tasks, that make learning fun and creative.

My main approach for KS2 students would be to make English fun and creative, conducting games and exercises that will both entertain and educate.

Subjects
  • Drama
  • GCSE or Standards (15 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (15 p.h.)
  • English
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (15 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (18 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (20 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (20 p.h.)


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Kimberley (Miss)
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Subjects: PE / Sport Science  |  English  |  Biology  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (evenings)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / Online
Info: Hello, I am a GB skeleton athlete currently on a sabbatical from my job as an exercise physiologist. My expertise is in sport science, specialising in physiology which I have a MSc degree from Loughborough University. I am living in Bath again (I did ...
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Hello, I am a GB skeleton athlete currently on a sabbatical from my job as an exercise physiologist. My expertise is in sport science, specialising in physiology which I have a MSc degree from Loughborough University. I am living in Bath again (I did my first degree here) in order to train full-time for skeleton, with the goal being to compete at the Olympic Games in 2022.

I have plenty of ambition, drive and determination and love to inspire people to work hard to achieve their goals. So far I have achieved all the goals I set for myself since school e.g. studying at university, working in elite sport.

I studied maths, english, science, history, geography, P.E., textiles and French for GCSE and got A and A* grades. At A level I studied biology,P.E. and history and received AAB respectively. I have a upper second class honours BSc in sport and exercise science from The University of Bath and a first class MSc in exercise physiology.

Teaching Experience:

I was a class tutor at Loughborough College for three months after graduating from Loughborough University. This involved working closely with pupils to assist them with their school work across a number of subjects at GCSE level.

Part of my role as a sport scientist was to educate athletes on a number of subjects which would improve their performance. This involved constructing and delivering presentations to groups of adults as well as GCSE/A level students. I also regularly worked on a one to one basis to educate athletes on ways they can improve their performance. In both instances I always use examples to demonstrate the point I am making and improve understanding.

Tutoring Approach:

I am a supportive tutor, who encourages students to find the solutions to their problems. I aim to facilitate learning, not spoon feed. I'm also keen to focus on the bigger picture in order to motivate students, for example reminding them that the work is important so they can pass their exams to get into university. I find having a goal is a strong motivator and also the practise of setting goals puts students in good stead for the future.

I take a kind and patient approach to tutoring. I like to encourage students to adopt a growth mindset whereby they do not fear failure and value hard work and effort.

Subjects
  • PE / Sport Science
  • 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 (30 p.h.)
  • English
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (15 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (15 p.h.)

  • Biology
  • 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.)

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Chloe (Miss)
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Subjects: Reading & Writing skills  |  Study Skills  |  English  |  Religious Studies  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (evenings)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you
Info: 19 year old. Second year Theology student at Belfast Bible College. Looking for a tutoring opportunity within the Ballymena/ Antrim area. Patient, calm and optimistic person. ...
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Personal Description:
19 year old.

Second year Theology student at Belfast Bible College.

Looking for a tutoring opportunity within the Ballymena/ Antrim area.

Patient, calm and optimistic person.

Teaching Experience:

I had the chance to do work experience within three different primary school settings. All schools had students struggling with different subjects in which I was able to help. i was able to see results throughout time in work experience.

Experience helping younger students within secondary school whilst I was studying A-Levels. Teacher asked me to help them with Religious Studies, I spent time helping them and as a result I was able to see their exam results improve throughout the year.

Tutoring Approach:

Casual, friendly conversation to figure out what exactly the student is struggling with or areas they can improve in.

Show the student some example work and explain the topic with them.

Exercise sheets to complete and work through to practice and strengthen their knowledge of the subject.

Small homework given on a weekly basis.

Subjects
  • Reading & Writing skills
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (9 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (9 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (15 p.h.)
  • Study Skills
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (9 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (9 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (15 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (15 p.h.)

  • English
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (9 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (15 p.h.)
  • Religious Studies
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (9 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (12 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (15 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (15 p.h.)


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Irune (Miss)
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Subjects: Spanish  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (evenings)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home
Info: I am a native Spanish speaker willing to teach Spanish to foreign students. I am currently studying linguistics in my hometown university in Spain and right now I am doing my Erasmus year in Manchester. I would like to work in the field of educatio ...
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Personal Description:
I am a native Spanish speaker willing to teach Spanish to foreign students.
I am currently studying linguistics in my hometown university in Spain and right now I am doing my Erasmus year in Manchester.
I would like to work in the field of education and I have previous experience in tutoring.

I will help with homework, essays, speaking or simply learning new content of the language.
I am motivated and really looking forward to teach Spanish.

Teaching Experience:

I have been tutoring for 3 years Basque language and Spanish to foreign people.

Tutoring Approach:

Homework
Essays
Listening
Speaking
Vocabulary
Grammar
etc.

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 (15 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (15 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (15 p.h.)

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Raj (Mr)
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Subjects: Entrance Exams  |  Combined Science  |  Physics  |  Chemistry  |  Biology  |  Maths  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home / Online
Info: I am a graduate in Engineering Sciences and MBA. I do lot of academic and research work and have been teaching for several years with excellent results. I teach upto University level and I have students who have secured a place in top 3 universities ...
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Personal Description:
I am a graduate in Engineering Sciences and MBA. I do lot of academic and research work and have been teaching for several years with excellent results. I teach upto University level and I have students who have secured a place in top 3 universities of UK.

Teaching Experience:

I have more than 20 years of teaching experience. Most of my new students are because of good recommendation given by my old /existing students. Building the fundamentals is the key to performance. Students have finally achieved A star / A grade. Teaching is my hobby and passion.

I teach Maths and Science at A Level, GCSE, KS3, KS2 and prepare students for 13+, 11+

Tutoring Approach:

I usually first conduct an assessment session to understand the gap. Once the current status is known, lessons are build to bridge the gap. Keeping the student motivated is the key. My sessions are very interactive and actually students do the work on board which builds their confidence.

Regular tests, home work are part and parcel of the coaching.

I have prepared revision notes which students have found to be very valuable. It has executive summary for each chapter which helps revise quickly during the exams.

Subjects
  • Entrance Exams
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (30 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (30 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (30 p.h.)
  • Combined Science
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (30 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (30 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (30 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (40 p.h.)

  • Physics
  • 11+ (secondary) (30 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (30 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (40 p.h.)
  • Chemistry
  • 11+ (secondary) (30 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (30 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (40 p.h.)

  • Biology
  • 11+ (secondary) (30 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (30 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (40 p.h.)
  • Maths
  • 11+ (secondary) (30 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (30 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (40 p.h.)


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