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Christina (Mrs)
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Subjects: French  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home
Info: I am a qualified teacher of modern languages who combines bringing up a family with teaching French. I developed my love for languages from an early age. Coming from a bilingual home background I appreciate how language learning is an integral part ...
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Personal Description:
I am a qualified teacher of modern languages who combines bringing up a family with teaching French. I developed my love for languages from an early age. Coming from a bilingual home background I appreciate how language learning is an integral part of a child's development. My experience training in French Immersion education in Alberta, Canada has also added to my understanding of language acquisition and language learning.

Teaching Experience:

I am a qualified French teacher with over fifteen years teaching experience. I have taught MFL in both primary and secondary schools from Early Years/Foundation Stage to GCSE level and beyond. I have run after school French clubs for primary school children and have also taught French to adults in Adult-Ed evening classes.

Tutoring Approach:

I have a distinctive approach to language teaching which strives to develop the confidence and creative skills of language learners in the four key areas of language learning by employing a variety of teaching strategies depending on the age and preferred learning style of each student.
Firstly I try to get to know my students, and establish what they already know and can do in the target language.
Then we build on their strengths while at the same time identifying areas of weakness that need to be worked on.
Study is organised taking into consideration the aims of the student and the intended length of study. I provide homework at the end of each lesson with follow-up advice and guidance on each piece of work. Preparation for examinations is systematic, concentrating on topics and language tasks specific to examination requirements.
Above all I endeavour to impart to my students a life-long love for language learning.

Subjects
  • French
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (£12 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (£18 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (£22 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (£24 p.h.)

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Michael (Mr)
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Subjects: Maths  |  Physics  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you
Info: I am 53, with a B.Sc. in theoretical physics and an M.Sc. in quantum field theory (with some astrophysics), both from Imperial College, London. I have spent some years working in IT, but maths and physics are the subjects I love, and I enjoy teachin ...
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Personal Description:
I am 53, with a B.Sc. in theoretical physics and an M.Sc. in quantum field theory (with some astrophysics), both from Imperial College, London. I have spent some years working in IT, but maths and physics are the subjects I love, and I enjoy teaching them. I'm familiar with all mathematics (including further maths) and physics to beyond A level standard and theoretical physics to university graduate level.

Teaching Experience:

I have taught chess at school.

Tutoring Approach:

My approach to tutoring is to teach the concepts clearly. Once the student has
the fundamental concepts straight then academic attainment follows naturally.

Many pupils struggle with maths and physics because of poor explanations
of the concepts involved. Schools often rely on rote memorisation and cramming, as
alternative to understanding. My approach is to explain the derivation of
material. A successful technique is to work through the pupil's choice of homework
or revision problem exercises or past exam papers, showing how each exercise can
be solved. This way the tutoring is targeted at exactly those areas that require
help and is also most directly relevant to achieving exam success.

All curricula and exam boards covered.

Subjects
  • Maths
  • 11+ (secondary) (£30 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (£30 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (£30 p.h.)
  • Physics
  • 11+ (secondary) (£30 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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Nicola (Miss)
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Subjects: Special Needs  |  English (Foreign Language)  |  Spanish  |  German  |  French  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (evenings)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home / Online
Info: I live in York and teach French to A-level and beyond, German to GCSE, and Spanish at primary level. A former languages teacher, I have experience of teaching languages (including English as a Foreign Language) to adults and children of all ages. I a ...
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Personal Description:
I live in York and teach French to A-level and beyond, German to GCSE, and Spanish at primary level. A former languages teacher, I have experience of teaching languages (including English as a Foreign Language) to adults and children of all ages. I also have good experience of working with children and adults with additional needs. I still work in training, but now run a national training programme for local authority and care provider staff. I enjoy languages and like to share my passion for them with others!

Teaching Experience:

I have 3 years of teaching experience in the UK and one year teaching English at university level in France. I have also privately tutored both in the UK and France. I have a current CRB check. Before I qualified as a teacher, I worked as a Learning Support Assistant helping children with Special Educational Needs.
Following secondary teaching I trained adults returning to employment. I now train local authorities and care providers.

Tutoring Approach:

I am able to differentiate my lessons to students of all ages, levels and abilities. I have particular experience in working with children with Special Educational Needs. I can tailor my lessons according to what tutees require, for example, conversational lessons for adults, or GCSE speaking test preparation for children.

Subjects
  • Special Needs
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (£15 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (£17 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (£22 p.h.)
  • English (Foreign Language)
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (£15 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (£17 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (£22 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (£25 p.h.)

  • Spanish
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (£15 p.h.)
  • German
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (£15 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (£17 p.h.)

  • French
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (£15 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (£17 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (£22 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (£25 p.h.)

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Zia ul Rehman (Mr)
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Subjects: Entrance Exams  |  Combined Science  |  Biology  |  Chemistry  |  Physics  |  Maths  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: From their home / Online
Info: I am Zia ul Rehman, doing Ph.D. in Engineering from University of Manchester. ...
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Personal Description:
I am Zia ul Rehman, doing Ph.D. in Engineering from University of Manchester.

Teaching Experience:

(8 Years Experience) Full Time Lecturer in Engineering at University of Engineering & Technology Lahore Pakistan: largest, oldest and ranked as number one in the country. During this time I taught different subjects of Engineering, Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics at under graduate level.

(12 Years Experience) Part Time Lecturer at Alpha College Lahore Pakistan: serving as tuition centre in the city since 1990. In this tuition centre I taught different subjects at all levels starting from school level to degree level. I was renowned as best teacher of Maths, Physics, Chemistry, Biology. I have 12 years experience of teaching to student of GCSE, O Level and A Level. I have about 8 years of teaching experience at University Level.

As a tutor I have about 12 years of teaching experience in all science subjects, having good experience of methods how to get good grades in all types of examinations systems. I am an author of more than 20 helping books related to science subjects. I have good knowledge of past papers of all examination systems, how to solve a paper, what are important factors which make student to get good grades.

Tutoring Approach:

As a tutor I have about 12 years of teaching experience in all science subjects, having good experience of methods how to get good grades in all types of examinations systems. I am an author of more than 20 helping books related to science subjects. I have good knowledge of past papers of all examination systems, how to solve a paper, what are important factors which make student to get good grades.
I can also teach, guide and explain subjects to students in Udru, Hindi, Punjabi and other languages of Pakistan and India.

Subjects
  • Entrance Exams
  • GCSE or Standards (£40 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (£40 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (£50 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (£50 p.h.)
  • Combined Science
  • GCSE or Standards (£40 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (£40 p.h.)

  • Biology
  • GCSE or Standards (£40 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (£40 p.h.)
  • Chemistry
  • GCSE or Standards (£40 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (£40 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (£50 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (£50 p.h.)

  • Physics
  • GCSE or Standards (£40 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (£40 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (£50 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (£50 p.h.)
  • Maths
  • GCSE or Standards (£40 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (£40 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (£50 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (£50 p.h.)


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Mark (Mr)
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Subjects: Music  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home / Online
Info: I have been privately teaching music theory and instrumental based music around the midlands area for the last 4 years. I have experience teaching all age ranges and abilities including children with learning difficulties. ...
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Personal Description:
I have been privately teaching music theory and instrumental based music around the midlands area for the last 4 years. I have experience teaching all age ranges and abilities including children with learning difficulties.

Teaching Experience:

I have taught with in schools "Blakedown C of E Primary School" "Sutton Park Primary School" Music academies "Sounds Electric Music academy" and i also teach privately at home.

Tutoring Approach:

I use a taylor made course to suit the individuals needs so they can control what areas they would like to focus on most. i am friendly and will always try my best to aid the pupils so they get the most from there tuition.

Subjects
  • Music
  • Adult/Casual learner (£15 p.h.)

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Gavin (Mr)
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Subjects: English  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (evenings)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / Online
Info: I am an English teacher, currently working at a Further Education college. I have taught there now for 8 years and, prior to that, I taught at a secondary school for 8 years. I am an Advanced Skills Teacher for English, so have advanced knowledge and ...
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Personal Description:
I am an English teacher, currently working at a Further Education college. I have taught there now for 8 years and, prior to that, I taught at a secondary school for 8 years. I am an Advanced Skills Teacher for English, so have advanced knowledge and skills in the subject. I have a B.A and an M.A in English Literature, as well as a PGCE in English teaching, so my subject knowledge is extremely advanced. I am also an A grade A Level English and GCSE English examiner, so have developed knowledge of exam criteria and working to the assessment objectives. I have taught AQA and OCR GCSE English, AQA English Literature, AQA English Language and AQA English Lang & Lit.

Teaching Experience:

I have taught English for 16 years in total, across the secondary sector and in Further Education. I have taught across all levels in Key Stages 3, 4 and 5; teaching English to years 7-9, GCSE English, Functional Skills English, A Level English Language (AS and A2), A Level English Literature (AS and A2) and A Level English Language & Literature (AS and A2). I am currently an Advanced Skills Teacher in English and an A Level English Language and GCSE English examiner. My students get good grades in their courses, with 100% pass rate (A*-C) in GCSE English and 100% pass rate (A*-C) in all A Level English courses. I have advanced knowledge and understanding of all areas within English, including: linguistics, literary analysis, creative writing, analysis of non-fiction/media texts, grammar, spelling and punctuation.

Tutoring Approach:

I am an experienced tutor, having tutored for twelve years and I have a very good track record of success, all of my tutees have gained the grades that they needed- including 10 A grades in GCSE and 5 A grades in A Level English. I am extremely passionate about students achieving to their potential, gaining the grades that they need to succeed. I check the tutee's current level and then set targets for them, linked to their written work. I am supportive and encouraging towards my tutees and I am dedicated to their achievement and success.

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

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Farrukh (Mr)
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Subjects: Business Related  |  Economics  |  Accounting  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (evenings)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home / Online
Info: I am a qualified chartered accountant from UK and have over 15 years of Industry experience in commercial, technical accounting and statutory/financial reporting. I have been privately tutoring for past few years (evenings and weekends) mainly becaus ...
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Personal Description:
I am a qualified chartered accountant from UK and have over 15 years of Industry experience in commercial, technical accounting and statutory/financial reporting. I have been privately tutoring for past few years (evenings and weekends) mainly because I am passionate about learning, helping others to learn and improve. From my work experience and previous tutoring experience, I bring commercial real life experience and pragmatism that has proved to be most useful for my students, in particular for those students who are looking for business related tutoring.

My areas of expertise are
1) Business related, Accounting, Finance, business management, investment, portfolio management
2) Essays/dissertations/thesis writing and editing services,
3) Coursework
4) Assignment support at all level
5) Coaching for Professional qualifications including AAT/ACCA/CIMA,

For research and academic papers (dissertation, essays, research papers, proposals) I prefer students to lead their tasks with my support however I work out best collaborative approach and also provide writing and paraphrasing services. The pricing mechanism for dissertations, thesis, essays, assignments and coursework is different and works out more economical than the per hour tutoring rate. so enquire with FULL details to find out more.

Teaching Experience:

1) I have taught students of various level including dissertations, thesis, coursework and assignment
2) I have also been engaged at corporate level training program's, have great deal of practical exposure to finance operations and can help you develop commercial acumen.
3) I am very effective in teaching online as well

Tutoring Approach:

I work out best approach in consultation with my students, their style and their commitments/urgency. There is no one style or approach that suits all or in every situation.

Subjects
  • Business Related
  • GCSE or Standards (£35 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (£35 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (£35 p.h.)
  • Economics
  • GCSE or Standards (£35 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (£45 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (£65 p.h.)

  • Accounting
  • GCSE or Standards (£30 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (£35 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (£40 p.h.)

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Winnie (Ms)
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Subjects: Mandarin  |  Cantonese  |  Business Related  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (evenings)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home / Online
Info: I am a dynamic business profession­­­al with exceptional interpersonal skills. With years of sales management experience in international business in China and years of cross-functional experience on various projects in the UK, I have demonstrated va ...
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Personal Description:
I am a dynamic business profession­­­al with exceptional interpersonal skills. With years of sales management experience in international business in China and years of cross-functional experience on various projects in the UK, I have demonstrated value added to teams and companies regardless of their size and culture.

In the years I worked in Hong Kong and China, I managed and implemented multiple business development plans in a multi-national manufacturing company and led my sales team located in different parts of China to great success. In addition to my experience in China, I have been working in cross-cultural environment for various organisations in the UK from FTSE 100 companies to small enterprises to non-governmental organisations on marketing and strategy projects.

In addition to a full time MBA from Warwick, I hold my first degree in Electronic and Communications Engineering from the University of Hong Kong. I has also acquired the qualification of Neuro-Linguistic Programming (NLP) Practitioner.

Teaching Experience:

I am a native Chinese speaker with years of teaching and coaching experience on 1-to-1 and small group tuition. Before I start my career in training, I have also delivered classes to individuals through Skype for language exchange.

I acquired qualification of "Teaching Chinese as Foreign Language" through affiliate institute of London South Bank University and have been providing high quality Chinese language classes and Business Cultural training to businesses around the UK.

Tutoring Approach:

Besides providing Chinese language and cultural awareness classes, I am committed in inspiring younger generations through interactive teaching, mentoring and organising intellectual social events. Some activities I have been involved include Mountaineering leadership program, Mentorship program of University of HK, Toastmaster Club, Committee of Warwick Alumni Group, etc.

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

  • Business Related
  • Further/Higher (university) (£35 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (£40 p.h.)

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

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

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

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

Teaching Experience:

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

Tutoring Approach:

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

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

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

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

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


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Fabio (Mr)
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Subjects: PE / Sport Science  |  English  |  Portuguese  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (evenings)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home / Online
Info: I am Fábio, a primary teacher with PE specialisation. I am, at the moment, working as a primary teacher. ...
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Personal Description:
I am Fábio, a primary teacher with PE specialisation. I am, at the moment, working as a primary teacher.

Teaching Experience:

I have 6 years of teaching expirience and 4 of tutoring .

Tutoring Approach:

If your child needs any KS1, KS2, portuguese or english help I am here to do that. If you are looking to develop your portuguese/english linguistic skills I may be the right person to help you.

Subjects
  • PE / Sport Science
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (£20 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (£20 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (£20 p.h.)
  • English
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (£20 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (£20 p.h.)

  • Portuguese
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (£20 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (£20 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (£20 p.h.)

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Samantha (Ms)
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Subjects: Reading & Writing skills  |  English (Foreign Language)  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (evenings)
Types of Tutoring: From their home / Online
Info: I'm a friendly, approachable person who enjoys supporting students to learn and develop their skills and confidence. Students tell me that I'm encouraging, patient, fun, supportive, organised and explain things well. I enjoy supporting overseas stu ...
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Personal Description:
I'm a friendly, approachable person who enjoys supporting students to learn and develop their skills and confidence. Students tell me that I'm encouraging, patient, fun, supportive, organised and explain things well.
I enjoy supporting overseas students who are studying at university in the UK and can help you to develop your academic English skills, confidence and help with proof reading and preparation of university coursework, essays and assignments.
I also work with adults who live in the UK who want to improve their reading and writing skills. These may be native English speakers or people who have English as a second or additional language.

Teaching Experience:

I have a PGCE in Adult, Higher and Further Education with a subject specialism in Adult Literacy. I've taught literacy in FE colleges and in community education and have tutored adults privately. I've taught in London, Hertford, Bolton and Stockport and have over 6 years' literacy teaching experience. My students do well in their exams and build confidence in a secure and supportive environment. I have been rated Grade 1 'Outstanding' in all my teaching inspections.
I have a RSA/Cambridge CELTA (Grade B) Certificate in English Language Teaching to Adults. I have over taught academic English at Manchester Metropolitan University and ESOL in further education colleges in the UK. In addition, I've taught EFL at language schools in London and Manchester in the UK, and in Poland, China and Japan. I have over 6 years' experience teaching EFL.

Tutoring Approach:

I like to get to know students and understand how they like to learn and what learning styles don't work for them. I spend time finding out what students find easy and difficult and what their goals for learning are. We can set targets together and really focus on what you need to achieve. It's important to me that students feel comfortable and supported in their learning in order to make good progress. I will plan for our sessions based on your learning goals and mark work and go through it with you.
I am organised, experienced and have been graded 'Outstanding' in all my workplace teaching inspections.
If you're an overseas university student I can develop your academic English skills and help with course work, proofreading essays and projects etc.
If you're an English speaker but want to improve your reading and writing to get promotion at work, help your kids with their learning, or to brush up your skills before studying again or for any other reason, I can help with all of this, too.

Subjects
  • Reading & Writing skills
  • Further/Higher (university) (£25 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (£25 p.h.)
  • English (Foreign Language)
  • Further/Higher (university) (£25 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (£25 p.h.)


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Elena (Mrs)
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Subjects: French  |  Spanish  
Availability: Weekdays (daytime)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home / Online
Info: I am a Spanish native speaker from the south of Spain and have been living in the UK for eight years now. I studied for a degree in Translation and Interpretation and for a couple of postgraduate masters, one relating to education. I have always bee ...
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Personal Description:
I am a Spanish native speaker from the south of Spain and have been living in the UK for eight years now. I studied for a degree in Translation and Interpretation and for a couple of postgraduate masters, one relating to education.
I have always been interested in learning languages and the culture of the countries where they are spoken. Therefore you will have the chance to learn about Spanish daily habits, gastronomy, hobbies and important events that happen around the year.
It is key for me to know why you want to learn the language and which Spanish speaking country you are visiting, as the contents and language of the lessons will be oriented to these requirements. Your learning style and preferences are important to me as well. Some learners prefer to base their lessons around conversations only and others are happy to have a few grammar based lessons, then conversation, then enjoying reading a book passage or a poem. My extensive library of resources will always have something that interests you.

Teaching Experience:

10 years teaching experience in the UK. This includes over 4 year secondary school work (first as a language assistant, then as a qualified MFL teacher).
Set up as self-employed in 2011 as a freelance adult educator and translator in the Spanish and French languages. During this time I have delivered adult education for local education authorities as well as private courses, primary school education and one-to-one tuition. As part of my Professional Development Plan I completed a Teacher Training Course at the Instituto Cervantes in Leeds, a key reference institution for Spanish teachers around the world.
Testimonials of happy customers are available upon request.

Tutoring Approach:

Fun but professional!
Learning programme is tailored to your needs and additional materials for independent learning can be provided after lessons. Doing a bit of work at home helps making progress.
You can choose to either follow a text book or allow me to cherry pick materials designed to help you achieve your course aims.
Flexible lesson times, you can have your lessons at a different time or day as we all have work and family commitments happening throughout the year. Just let me know well in advance please.
(Note: since you'll be charged a fee to obtain my tutoring details, the first lesson will be half price, it involves an initial meeting and teaching, totalling 1hr).
Note: the tariffs shown are for one-to-one tuition only. I can only travel 4-5 miles from my postcode.
If you live further afield, you can come to my local area or have your lessons via Skype.
Also, and as you may understand, I have to make a living and people have messed me up in the past, therefore cancellations made within 24 hours before the lesson will be charged at 10 GBP unfortunately.
Please note I do not teach GCSE nor young children as I specialise in adult education and A-level at present.

Subjects
  • French
  • Adult/Casual learner (£25 p.h.)
  • Spanish
  • A-Level or Highers (£30 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (£25 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (£25 p.h.)


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Mark (Mr)
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Subjects: Maths  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (evenings)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you
Info: I work as a Maths Academic Mentor in a local secondary school. I work with students on the borderline of success. My job is to raise their understanding of Maths and to help them raise their attainment along the way to getting a grade 'C' in Maths. ...
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Personal Description:
I work as a Maths Academic Mentor in a local secondary school. I work with students on the borderline of success. My job is to raise their understanding of Maths and to help them raise their attainment along the way to getting a grade 'C' in Maths.
I am very reliable, flexible to your childs learning style with an open mind and a non judgemental attitude.

Teaching Experience:

I spend my time at school in identifying students who are not working at their potential levels in Maths. I work across all the years, but specifically Years 10/11.
Once identified, I work with students in class, one to one, or with small groups and also afterschool. The majority of students in my group will be around the grade D/C borderline and my job is to take them that one step forwards to a secure grade C and then onwards to higher grades. However, I can help your child Improve at any level including A and A*.
This is what I do everyday and over the years I have built a very firm understanding of the aspects of Maths and the specific topics which cause students to lose marks.

Tutoring Approach:

It's important to build relations with students, to promote confidence and encourage independent learning.

This takes time, but once I identify the areas of difficulty for the student. I can target those areas (Fractions, Factorising, Percentages for example) and along with the major 12 topics of Maths which contain the 'must get' marks, I can help your child to make weekly progress by teaching, practising and then testing, to check their learning is progressing. .

Subjects
  • Maths
  • 11+ (secondary) (£25 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (£25 p.h.)

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Nicholas (Mr)
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Subjects: Physics  |  Maths  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you
Info: I`m a Physics graduate from the University of Glasgow. I`m originally from London where I achieved an A* in Physics and an A in Mathematics at 18. Since then I`ve been an undergraduate at the University and consistently achieved 1st Class grades thro ...
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Personal Description:
I`m a Physics graduate from the University of Glasgow. I`m originally from London where I achieved an A* in Physics and an A in Mathematics at 18. Since then I`ve been an undergraduate at the University and consistently achieved 1st Class grades throughout all my classes and I graduated with a First Class Honours degree.

Teaching Experience:

I have a 2 years experience of tutoring in London where my 3 students all achieved their desired grades. I also helped compile revision resources for the A-Level Physics class for my school which, to the best of my knowledge, are still in use. My course entails components centered around communication of concepts and peer assessment which I have done well in and would aid me in tutoring. I have also recently completed a summer internship with the university helping to develop teaching resources for some of the university courses.

Tutoring Approach:

I seek to initially understand the problem areas the student has and then build these areas up to a reasonable standard of competency through a combination of explanations including written and oral demonstrations, videos and, later, problems. Once the core theory understanding of the various areas of the subject are firm I work on building the student's problem solving skills which are key to passing exams. This is done mainly through solving problems and past exam questions. In my experience, I have found this method to be the most successful in allowing the student to pass and excel in their exams as well as enriching their understanding of the subject.

Subjects
  • Physics
  • 11+ (secondary) (£20 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (£25 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (£25 p.h.)
  • Maths
  • 11+ (secondary) (£20 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (£25 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (£25 p.h.)


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Farzana (Miss)
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Subjects: Spanish  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (daytime)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home / Online
Info: Hi, I'm munni and i'm 20 years old, i was born in Spain( Barcelona) i live in northampton now and i would like to teach people spanish because in my opinion is beautiful language, i'm really friendly and i like to meet new people and chat with them. ...
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Hi, I'm munni and i'm 20 years old, i was born in Spain( Barcelona) i live in northampton now and i would like to teach people spanish because in my opinion is beautiful language, i'm really friendly and i like to meet new people and chat with them.

Teaching Experience:

I'm fluent in spanish

Tutoring Approach:

I will give my best to teach you Spanish,to learn a langue is needed to have an effective communication skills that is essential.
You will start from the basic to standard Spanish.

Subjects
  • Spanish
  • Adult/Casual learner (£15 p.h.)

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Catherine (Mrs)
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Subjects: French  
Availability: Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home / Online
Info: Bonjour! I am a fully qualified, native French teacher (PGCE from the University of Portsmouth, Summer 1994). I am married with two older children, themselves going through examinations at the moment. I also have four cats. ...
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Personal Description:
Bonjour!
I am a fully qualified, native French teacher (PGCE from the University of Portsmouth, Summer 1994).
I am married with two older children, themselves going through examinations at the moment. I also have four cats.

Teaching Experience:

I came to the UK in 1993, started teaching in a school in Sept. 1994 and teaching privately in 1998.
I no longer teach at a school but instead, teach privately to individuals or small groups.

I have been an examiner for AQA since 1998 so I am very aware of the skills and knowledge required by examination boards. I am currently a team leader for French GCSE and an examiner for A2.

I have taught a wide range of students over the years: KS3, GCSE and A Level, adult learners, younger children and adults in a business environment.

Tutoring Approach:

What I enjoy the most is to see people make big improvements and become confident with their French, from the moment they start to understand how the language works.
I am a good communicator and feel that I can understand people`s difficulties quickly so we can work on those aspects and start to make progress, once the foundations have been put (back) in place.

I am a dedicated, hard working and well organised person who enjoys seeing her pupils do well and (re)gain confidence.
I plan all my lessons very methodically and provide all papers / worksheets to my pupils. I also set homework and, more importantly, mark it! Very often, pupils will email me to ask me to check a piece of writing / homework that they are working on, and I am happy to help them with this too.

Subjects
  • French
  • 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) (£40 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (£25 p.h.)

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Charlotte (Miss)
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Subjects: Maths  |  Spanish  |  Chemistry  |  Biology  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (evenings)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you
Info: I am a 19 year old prospective medical student on a gap year, thus I have a lot of spare time on my hands and would like the opportunity to improve a person's learning through a fun and interactive environment. I am available in the weekday from a ...
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Personal Description:
I am a 19 year old prospective medical student on a gap year, thus I have a lot of spare time on my hands and would like the opportunity to improve a person's learning through a fun and interactive environment.

I am available in the weekday from anytime in the mid afternoon to evening and am also more than willing to provide support through texts. I can travel up to 10 miles.

Thanks for viewing my profile and I hope to hear from you soon! :)

Teaching Experience:

Over the years I have helped my classmates in my own spare time with hard to understand scientific and linguistic concepts and aspire to pass this on to even more students. I have also helped to teach younger students to read and explain concepts to them.

I have achieved 9 A*/A grades at GCSE and A*AA at A level in Chemistry, Biology and Spanish retrospectively. I achieved these grades through sheer hard work and being motivated by my teachers.

Tutoring Approach:

I believe a positive learning environment is so important in order to be able to achieve a student's full potential. I have loads of resources which were so useful for me throughout my academic years and would love to share these with tutees to help them achieve their full potential.

Subjects
  • Maths
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (£10 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (£15 p.h.)
  • Spanish
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (£10 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (£15 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (£15 p.h.)

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


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Marie (Miss)
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Subjects: Spanish  |  French  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home / Online
Info: I am a curious, adventurous and open-minded young woman ! I left France 7 years ago to travel and learn from other cultures ! I have learnt other languages as Spanish and English, and I'm still learning, so I know how patient I have to be with my stu ...
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Personal Description:
I am a curious, adventurous and open-minded young woman ! I left France 7 years ago to travel and learn from other cultures ! I have learnt other languages as Spanish and English, and I'm still learning, so I know how patient I have to be with my students.

Teaching Experience:

I tought in Spain for 4 years, in the Instituto Cultural Francés and in a private scool (2010-2014), then I worked in the French Alliance of Buenos Aires in 2015 and 2016. I had a lot of personal students too and I have been an e-teacher on the educative platform of the French Institute of Madrid !

Tutoring Approach:

I have a master degree in languages didactic, so I know how to prepare an interesting, dynamic and funny class. I consider the practicing more important than the theorical, and I like to use games, even with adults. But I'm flexible and I can adapt the approach depending on the students' wishes.

Subjects
  • Spanish
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (£20 p.h.)
  • 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.)
  • French
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (£20 p.h.)
  • 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.)


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