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Marc (Mr)
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Subjects: French  |  German  
Availability: Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: From their home
Info: Fully qualified teacher with 25 years experience of teaching FRENCH, GERMAN & SPANISH to GCSE, AS LEVEL and A LEVEL in schools and colleges. I have also prepared many groups for Cambridge exams in ENGLISH AS A FOREIGN LANGUAGE. I currently teach MOD ...
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Personal Description:
Fully qualified teacher with 25 years experience of teaching FRENCH, GERMAN & SPANISH to GCSE, AS LEVEL and A LEVEL in schools and colleges. I have also prepared many groups for Cambridge exams in ENGLISH AS A FOREIGN LANGUAGE.
I currently teach MODERN LANGUAGES (to A Level) and RELIGIOUS STUDIES (to A Level) in a Sixth Form College.
I teach ADULT LEARNERS too, at all levels, both for GENERAL LANGUAGE and BUSINESS LANGUAGE.
I have prepared hundreds of youngsters over the years for GCSEs and AS/A LEVELS in these subjects and am very familiar with the demands of these courses and exams.

Teaching Experience:

I teach in a Birmingham Sixth Form College where I work as Head of French
I have taught pupils/students in UK schools and Colleges over the last 25 years, specialising particularly in MODERN LANGUAGES at GCSE and AS/A Levels.
My teaching experience has been mainly in UK schools and colleges but has also included 5 years living and teaching in France, Spain and Germany.
I worked at Stafford College of FE for 9 years where I was head of MODERN LANGUAGES
I have been an Examiner for MODERN LANGUAGES at GCSE and A Level with a major Examination Board.

Tutoring Approach:

Professional and friendly approach, looking for real, measurable progress and increased confidence for the learner
Most young learners need a tutor who understands the requirements of the GCSE / AS / A Level exams and can train students in tasks that will prepare them for these
I find that students often need their confidence boosting and many discover that they know more than they realised.
Adults also learn fast and are often surprised to find they are more able than they thought

Subjects
  • French
  • 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.)
  • German
  • GCSE or Standards (30 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (30 p.h.)


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Serena (Ms)
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Subjects: English (Foreign Language)  |  Biology  |  Entrance Exams  |  Maths  |  English  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: From their home / Online
Info: Students and enhancing their unique learning experience are my priorities. I am a highly experienced and qualified English teacher, however I successfully help students achieve strong results in English, Maths and Science KS1-KS5. My passion for edu ...
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Personal Description:
Students and enhancing their unique learning experience are my priorities. I am a highly experienced and qualified English teacher, however I successfully help students achieve strong results in English, Maths and Science KS1-KS5. My passion for education is proven, as I have successfully taught numerous students who have achieved A/A* grades consistently at both GCSE and A level. I have my own professional premises that are established as a vital centre of learning within the Wolverhampton area. Also my style of 11+ teaching is engaging and provides excellent examination results. All my 11+ students have gained entry to their chosen school at this level.

With me you get a totally unique, bespoke educational experience that transforms students' current level of attainment into the realms of excellence and brilliance. This is achieved through structured, interactive lessons that provide meticulous attention to detail with SPAG, nurturing a passion for their subject and overall learning, my ability to engage students 100% with exciting and tailored tuition and my strong commitment to raising student's confidence and self belief.

Ensuring early academic development throughout KS2 to KS3 is fundamental to academic success later on. Early study skills such as securing planning skills for writing, solid comprehension skills and regular application of essential strategies and methods in both literacy and numeracy make all the difference to a child's education and ability to learn effectively.

Academic performance is about results, and students need to fully understand this while simultaneously enjoying their learning throughout all stages of development.

Teaching Experience:

I have been teaching for over ten years in the Uk and I have a 100% pass rate for 11+, additionally all of my private and mainstream school students have achieved a grade B or above at both GCSE and A level. Additionally, I specialise in English, Maths and Science KS3 SATs tuition.

Tutoring Approach:

My approach to tutoring is student centred and based on performance, success and examination technique. I make all my one to one lessons fun, stimulating and engaging. Lessons should be informative, focused and really embrace the student's own unique learning style. All students enjoy my lessons and provide continuously strong feedback and testimonials.

Subjects
  • English (Foreign Language)
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (28 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (28 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (28 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (30 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (30 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (29.5 p.h.)
  • Biology
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (20 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (20 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (20 p.h.)

  • Entrance Exams
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (22.5 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (22.5 p.h.)
  • Maths
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (22.5 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (22.5 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (25 p.h.)

  • English
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (22.5 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (22.5 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (22.5 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (29.5 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (30 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (29.5 p.h.)

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Letizia (Miss)
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Subjects: Spanish  |  Italian  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (daytime)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / Online
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Personal Description:
Communicative method
Cultural approach

Teaching Experience:

Italian and Spanish language teaching in Spain
One to one Italian lessons in London

Tutoring Approach:

Communicative method

Subjects
  • Spanish
  • 11+ (secondary) (37 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (37 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (37 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (37 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (37 p.h.)
  • Italian
  • 11+ (secondary) (37 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (37 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (37 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (37 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (37 p.h.)


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Alvaro (Mr)
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Subjects: Spanish  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you
Info: I am a fully qualified language teacher, specialising in adult private learning. I am a Spanish native speaker with perfect command of English and fully acquainted with the learning requirements and curriculum in the UK. ...
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Personal Description:
I am a fully qualified language teacher, specialising in adult private learning.
I am a Spanish native speaker with perfect command of English and
fully acquainted with the learning requirements and curriculum in the UK.

Teaching Experience:

I have 25 years of teaching experience in colleges and industry in the UK.
I also teach privately catering for specific needs, at all levels and requirements.

Tutoring Approach:

I approach each individual or group according to their level, skills, requirements, age and environment.

Subjects
  • Spanish
  • 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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Emily (Miss)
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Subjects: Reading & Writing skills  |  German  |  English  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (evenings)
Types of Tutoring: Online
Info: I am a student at the University of Oxford reading German. For my A Levels I studied German, English Literature and History and received A*, A* and an A. For AS I also did Mathematics and for my GCSE's I studied: Maths, Dual Science, English Literat ...
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Personal Description:
I am a student at the University of Oxford reading German. For my A Levels I studied German, English Literature and History and received A*, A* and an A. For AS I also did Mathematics and for my GCSE's I studied: Maths, Dual Science, English Literature, English Language, German, French, History, Art and Drama.

Teaching Experience:

I worked in a primary school for 6 months in my gap year, primarily teaching reading, writing and mathematics to the younger years as well as art, sport and IT skills. Previous to this job, I taught a German club at a local primary school and have worked on a charity literacy scheme, where I tutored reading and writing one on one to a child who was underachieving for his age group. I have also done other volunteer tutoring at a primary school, reading one on one with the children and improving their literacy skills.

Tutoring Approach:

I think it is best to discuss together what you feel you need help with or needs to be worked on and from there we can assess how best to proceed. I prefer you to bring your own material to me as from this I can see what it is you are struggling with, how advanced your school work is and the level you are aiming for.

Subjects
  • Reading & Writing skills
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (15 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (18 p.h.)
  • German
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (15 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (18 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (30 p.h.)

  • English
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (15 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (18 p.h.)

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Ruth (Miss)
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Subjects: English  
Availability: Weekends
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home / Online
Info: I am a caring, creative and highly committed secondary school English teacher with over five years experience in teaching. I teach English Literature and English Language from KS3 to A Level. I have the ability to integrate humour, imagination and e ...
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Personal Description:
I am a caring, creative and highly committed secondary school English teacher with over five years experience in teaching. I teach English Literature and English Language from KS3 to A Level. I have the ability to integrate humour, imagination and effective use of ICT to encourage a positive learning culture. I aim to inspire excellence in each and every pupil that I work with.

Teaching Experience:

August 2008 - June 2009: Rosshall Academy.
August 2012 - February 2013: Lagan College.
August 2013 - December 2013: Sperrin College.
January 2014 - June 2014: Campbell College.
August 2014 - June 2015: Lisnagarvey High.
August 2015- February 2016: Belfast Royal Academy.
February 2016 - July 2016: Carrickfergus Grammar.
August 2016 - present: Strathearn School, Belfast.

Tutoring Approach:

My aim as a tutor is to create a deep understanding and confidence in tackling exam questions. I firmly believe that it is essential to be comfortable with the basics of spelling, vocabulary, punctuation and structure before attempting more challenging aspects such as the analysis of linguistic features. My approach varies depending on the student's needs and learning style. My teaching philosophy is based on encouraging students to think for themselves, using real-world examples wherever possible. I start with topics the students are comfortable with and move, gradually, towards more complex areas as their confidence builds. I use questions and homework to check understanding continually.

I usually focus on exam-style or past paper questions in order to check, practice and perfect the student's understanding and technique. I also give a lot of emphasis to some of the less obvious but vital skills such as stress management and logical thinking techniques. Where appropriate, I set and mark work and give students detailed feedback so that they can improve quickly.

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

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Alan (Dr)
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Subjects: Physics  |  Chemistry  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you
Info: ** I am not currently taking on any new students for 2017** I am an ex- Imperial College academic who now runs a team and personal development consultancy. I am calm and encouraging in manner. I moved out of the city into the countryside six yea ...
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Personal Description:
** I am not currently taking on any new students for 2017**

I am an ex- Imperial College academic who now runs a team and personal development consultancy. I am calm and encouraging in manner. I moved out of the city into the countryside six years ago and have never once regretted it.

I was a Science and Engineering Ambassador for SETNET. I was responsible for organizing a number of Science Outreach events. Science can be fun!! I have a 2014 DBS check.

I have been told that I am a good motivator and that I help people fulfill their potential. All my students show significant grade enhancement, sometimes from U to A!

Teaching Experience:

I was a senior lecturer in Physical Chemistry at Imperial College London, where I was also Senior Tutor. This meant that I had responsibility for the entire departmental tutorial system for some~450 students and the training of new members of staff. I have been involved in small group teaching for over 13 years.

I have been privately tutoring AS/A2 Chemistry and Physics for around five years in the Hants / Surrey borders.

I also help with UCAS applications as I had an admissions role at IC.

I have some experience of working with people with Dyslexia, Dyspraxia, ADHD and Aspergers.

Tutoring Approach:

Each student is different and I tailor my method to the needs of the student, offering a bespoke approach. It usually takes three or four sessions to get to know what does and does not work for each individual. I try different methods. Some people learn more visually and conceptually others like more practical methods. I prefer to work through problems / exam papers with the student rather than "teach". That way in working together the student takes responsibility for their own learning. Learning is by discussion and doing.

I try to be as flexible as possible and fit round family schedules.

Typically I only take on ~ 10 students per year...

Subjects
  • Physics
  • A-Level or Highers (40 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (40 p.h.)
  • Chemistry
  • A-Level or Highers (40 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (45 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (40 p.h.)


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Rebecca (Miss)
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Subjects: Italian  |  French  
Availability: Weekdays (evenings)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you
Info: I am a 22 year old who is currently working at RWS translations group in Chalfont St Peter. I have recently graduated from Durham University with a 2.1 BA in Modern Languages (French and Italian). I also studied Spanish up to 2nd year. I enjoy speaki ...
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Personal Description:
I am a 22 year old who is currently working at RWS translations group in Chalfont St Peter. I have recently graduated from Durham University with a 2.1 BA in Modern Languages (French and Italian). I also studied Spanish up to 2nd year. I enjoy speaking different languages and try to pass on my enthusiasm for languages to others.

Teaching Experience:

My third year at University was spent abroad. I chose to teach in France for 7 months in two primary schools which I very much enjoyed. I loved to chat to the children and try to get them to see the importance of learning English. I also au-paired for three months in Italy during my Year Abroad, which involved private lessons with a 7 year old. I have also previously tutored French, which included exam preparation, focusing on problematic areas and improving confidence. I understand how difficult languages can be, I believe I can sympathise with the student. The lesson must be fun and the student needs to understand the importance of learning a language, in order to be enthusiastic about it.

Tutoring Approach:

I believe languages are crucial in education. Throughout university I took part in Routes into Languages, a consortium of universities working together with schools and colleges, to enthuse and encourage people to study languages. This role involved planning taster classes for small groups, introducing a new language into their education and broadening their knowledge of the world and different cultures. I particularly enjoyed this role as I was enable to communicate the importance of languages and perhaps inspire some of the children to carry languages on past year 9.

Subjects
  • Italian
  • Further/Higher (university) (18 p.h.)
  • French
  • Further/Higher (university) (18 p.h.)


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Akbar (Mr)
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Subjects: Computer Studies / I.T.  |  Physics  |  Chemistry  |  Biology  |  Maths  |  English  
Availability: Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home / Online
Info: My Profile: Graduated from Leeds University in Genetics and have a deep passion for science. After leaving University, I have worked in the Computing and IT industry to Project Manager level, mainly for large blue chip financial companies such as ...
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Personal Description:
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Graduated from Leeds University in Genetics and have a deep passion for science. After leaving University, I have worked in the Computing and IT industry to Project Manager level, mainly for large blue chip financial companies such as General Accident (now Aviva), Standard Life, Bank of Scotland, GE Corporate and others. In 2004 I decided to return to my original love of science and gained a PGCE teaching qualification to teach science.

It is my aim to transfer my passion and love for science to my students as well as an understanding of the subject in order to enable them to AIM HIGHER and ace their exams.

Building on my science qualification, I gained a PGCE teaching qualification from Huddersfield University to become a qualified teacher of science in 2005. Following the successful completion of the PGCE, I rapidly achieved the position of Programme Manager and gained extensive experience of teaching Biology, Chemistry, Physics, BTEC Applied Sciences (Medical Science, Forensic Science, Health and Social Care), Access to Nursing, Access for Medical Professionals and Foundation Degree (Biology). The teaching experience has been in schools, Sixth Form Colleges and Further Education Colleges in Warrington, Leeds and Manchester.

Teaching Experience:

Building on my science qualification, I gained a PGCE teaching qualification from Huddersfield University to become a qualified teacher of science in 2005. Following the successful completion of the PGCE, I rapidly achieved the position of Programme Manager and gained extensive experience of teaching Biology, Chemistry, Physics, BTEC Applied Sciences (Medical Science, Forensic Science, Health and Social Care), Access to Nursing, Access for Medical Professionals and Foundation Degree (Biology). The teaching experience has been in schools, Sixth Form Colleges and Further Education Colleges in Warrington, Leeds and Manchester.

I have been providing select 1 to 1 private tuition in all areas including English, Biology, Chemistry, Maths, Media Studies and Physics.

I am able to tutor from primary, secondary (including entrance exams) through GCSE, A Levels, BTEC (Level 2 and Level 3) and Adult Foundation Degree level.

Tutoring Approach:

The tutor is the expert in subject knowledge and learning but it is the tutee who has the paramount role in their own education and excelling in their subjects. I firmly believe that the role of a tutor is that of a catalyst and the child's role in their own learning is of greater importance. I aim to guide the tutee to learn in a structured manner that so that the child does not waste their time jumping from topic to topic, randomly browsing a bit here and a bit there, as often happens. To do that, as tutor, I will facilitate their learning on a 1 to 1 basis so that they may gain a deeper and greater depth of knowledge of the subject. I will provide the subject knowledge expertise and transfer my knowledge to the tutee in a manner and at a level that is appropriate to the tutee but pushing them beyond their limits to the next stage. To achieve that grade "A*" a GCSE tutee should be able to understand basic AS Level material. For an A Level tutee to achieve the highest grades at A Level they should be able to cope with University first year material with ease. It is my aim to enable my tutees to achieve these goals.

I will work to improve the child's self esteem, self belief and confidence in their ability to do well. As a trained hypnotherapist I am particularly qualified to boost a child's self-esteem. Once the tutee is confident in their subject knowledge, then we will work on exam techniques and exam practice in order to enable the tutee to ace the exams and significantly improve their grades.

I will work with each tutee on an individual basis and adjust the tuition lessons to their needs. There is no standard one size fits all model with me. Homework will be set to enable the subject matter to be reinforced with some self-learning at home. Exam practice will be key to enable the tutee to become proficient in their exams and achieve the highest grades. Exam technique contributes significantly towards exam success. We will always work to enable the tutee to AIM HIGHER.

I am also able to guide sixth formers with their UCAS applications and personal statements.

At all times parents will be involved with the learning of their child so that they may guide and support their child's education and monitor progress. Parental involvement is also a major factor in the child's success.

For the science lessons my aim is to include as much practical work as is possible, where this is feasible in a tuition setting, keeping safety of the child of paramount importance.

If your child is quiet and shy or is in a mediocre class or is just coasting along or is struggling to achieve the grades required to get into the University course of their choice, whether it is Medicine, Dentistry, Pharmacology, Engineering, Computing, Optometry or other science course, then tuition with myself will enable them to boost their grades and give them the advantage that they need. Honest school teachers will tell you that it is the noisy and disruptive pupils that get their attention, whereas the quite shy hardworking pupils tend to get neglected. Busy school teachers just do not have the time or energy to devote to helping their quieter or weaker pupils and it is these pupils that especially benefit from extra personal tuition. On the other hand a brighter pupil may be so far ahead of his or her peers that the teacher is just not able to give them the attention they need. A good tutor will help guide tutees who want to learn to get ahead and avoid becoming disinterested or bored. Why leave it to chance?

It is never too early to start boosting a child's education. For primary school children it is important that they get a good start to their education and do not lag behind. A tuition boost will enable them to get into a better school or a higher stream set so that they do not have to struggle or get left behind when the come to do their GCSE and A Levels.

I also have experience of vocational courses such as the BTEC and Applied Science courses and I am able to provide the additional guidance and support required to ensure that your child achieves Distinctions rather than passes in their assignments. It is not my policy to do the tutee's coursework for them but to help, guide and support their research and provide constructive feedback.

Tutees will be required to complete all assessments and homework on time in advance of the relevant lesson.

Subjects
  • Computer Studies / I.T.
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (25 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (30 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (35 p.h.)
  • Physics
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (25 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (30 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (35 p.h.)

  • Chemistry
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (25 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (30 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (35 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (40 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (40 p.h.)
  • Biology
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (25 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (30 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (35 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (40 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (50 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (40 p.h.)

  • Maths
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (25 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (30 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (35 p.h.)
  • English
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (25 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (30 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (35 p.h.)


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Samantha (Mrs)
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Subjects: English  |  Politics  |  History  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (evenings)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home / Online
Info: I hold a BA hons in History and Masters degree (distinction) in History and Politics from the University of Exeter. I was graded outstanding for my PGCE in Secondary History. I continued this onto Masters Level, completing my MEd ln 2011. ...
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Personal Description:
I hold a BA hons in History and Masters degree (distinction) in History and Politics from the University of Exeter. I was graded outstanding for my PGCE in Secondary History. I continued this onto Masters Level, completing my MEd ln 2011.

Teaching Experience:

I have taught in a selective boys grammar school in Devon, where I worked in a thriving History and Politics department (ranked among the top 10 of History and Politics departments nationally according to GCSE and A Level exam results). I then moved to the North West to teach History and Politics to A Level at a prestigious independent school. I have recently returned to Devon to teach at a similarly excellent and high performing independent school where I teach English. I have taught a range of exam modules, from Henry VIII; Crime and Punishment; the Modern World; 20th Century America: Vietnam War; 20th Century Germany; The Cold War. I am an experienced marker for various examination boards for several exam boards including Edexcel, AQA and Cambridge IGCSE. I am well versed in exam technique. I am able to offer an insight into what examiners are looking for in GCSE, AS and A2 exam responses.

Tutoring Approach:

I work to instill a genuine enthusiasm for History, Politics, and English as well as developing a sound understanding of the topics covered during tutoring. I use and prepare engaging resources as well as a diverse range of teaching methods, which enable students to learn both the content and the skills needed to succeed in their examinations. It is my belief that tutoring sessions should not just involve the regurgitation of facts on the part of the student; rather, it should empower students with the confidence and knowledge they need to secure the grades they're capable of.

I tailor my sessions to best fit the needs of the students; whether that is through honing exam technique, or gaining an in depth understanding of the course content. I am able to target my sessions to suit all levels of ability.

Subjects
  • English
  • GCSE or Standards (30 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (35 p.h.)
  • Politics
  • GCSE or Standards (30 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (35 p.h.)

  • History
  • 11+ (secondary) (17 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (30 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (35 p.h.)

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Martin (Mr)
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Subjects: Physics  |  Chemistry  |  Computer Studies / I.T.  |  Maths  |  English  |  Music  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home / Online
Info: Martin is an experienced teacher and lecturer from across a whole range of the Educational Sectors from Secondary to Further and Higher Education. He has taught ages and qualifications from year 7 Expressive Arts and Level 2 (First Diplomas) to Honou ...
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Personal Description:
Martin is an experienced teacher and lecturer from across a whole range of the Educational Sectors from Secondary to Further and Higher Education. He has taught ages and qualifications from year 7 Expressive Arts and Level 2 (First Diplomas) to Honours degree (BSc) Level 6.

He has guided many pupils and students to successful achievements academically and professionally.

Martin has most taught classes in Functional Skills English and Maths.

He is a Professional Associate member of Mercury Musical Developments and writes and composes for Musical Theatre having had successful productions at theatres in London, Guildford, Woking and Open Air at Runnymede. He is also part of the Electronic Music Foundation and has researched into Surround Sound techniques.

Teaching Experience:

My experience covers guitar teaching in Primary, class teaching and Head of Music in Secondary as well as Lecturing in further and Higher Education. I have been an examiner for GCSE music and taught Functional Skills English and Maths.

Tutoring Approach:

My approach is friendly and student centred. I prepare for every session and I expect the student/pupil to do the same (completing any homework set) unless under particular pressure at their educational establishment. This ensures that the best progress possible is made during and after each tutorial. Students (and Parents) are likely to have particular needs which I take into consideration.

Subjects
  • Physics
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (30 p.h.)
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  • GCSE or Standards (30 p.h.)
  • Chemistry
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (30 p.h.)
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  • GCSE or Standards (30 p.h.)

  • Computer Studies / I.T.
  • Adult/Casual learner (30 p.h.)
  • Maths
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (30 p.h.)
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  • Adult/Casual learner (30 p.h.)

  • English
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (30 p.h.)
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  • Adult/Casual learner (30 p.h.)
  • Music
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (30 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (30 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (30 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (30 p.h.)
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Margo (Dr)
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Subjects: Combined Science  |  Maths  |  Biology  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home / Online
Info: Dynamic, highly knowledgeable mathematician and scientist with years of experience in varying jobs in medical science and teaching worldwide. Gentle, kind but firm teacher and tutor, believing in the best in people, with a "can do" attitude. ...
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Personal Description:
Dynamic, highly knowledgeable mathematician and scientist with years of experience in varying jobs in medical science and teaching worldwide. Gentle, kind but firm teacher and tutor, believing in the best in people, with a "can do" attitude.

Teaching Experience:

Teacher of Mathematics in Oxfordshire State Secondary and Head of Maths in Private School in Cyprus. Private tuition of Higher and National 5 in St Andrews with several students. Good success rate.

Tutoring Approach:

Assess student's current knowledge and requirements, including timescale required for goals/exams and determine a plan for tutoring accordingly. Expect the process to be one of mutual responsibility - a partnership with a common goal to be achieved. Failure not an option!

Subjects
  • Combined Science
  • 11+ (secondary) (28 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (28 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (28 p.h.)
  • Maths
  • 11+ (secondary) (28 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (28 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (28 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (28 p.h.)

  • Biology
  • 11+ (secondary) (28 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (28 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (28 p.h.)

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Hilary (Mrs)
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Subjects: Craft and Design  |  Art  |  English (Foreign Language)  |  English  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: From their home
Info: I am a retired English/Tefl teacher with energy and enthusiasm to spare. I have vast experience of teaching all aspects of the English language to all ages academic levels, and nationality of students. I am passionate about the arts and have studied ...
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Personal Description:
I am a retired English/Tefl teacher with energy and enthusiasm to spare. I have vast experience of teaching all aspects of the English language to all ages academic levels, and nationality of students. I am passionate about the arts and have studied Art and Design to a high level.
I live in a large Victorian House with my husband, cocker spaniel and two cats. The house is very close to a bus stop and rail station travelling to Liverpool (10 mins) and Chester (20 mins).
I have a good size teaching/art studio in the house and a workshop + pottery kiln in the garden.
I have had worked in the Middle East and several parts of the UK teaching English to all ages and nationalities, and am proud of my success in helping all students achieve their potential.

Teaching Experience:

Teaching English as a Foreign Language in Wirral Metropolitan College and in the homes of students unable to attend.
Teaching EFL in centres around the UK.
Teaching English in Amman Jordan.
Teaching English to Special need students in local schools.
Teaching English lang/lit/Drama to all levels and abilities of Secondary school pupils.
Teaching ART/CRAFTS to all ages and abilities.

Tutoring Approach:

I am keen to use my experience as a excellent communicator and educator to motivate and give confidence to all of the students I teach.
I have a great deal of patience and understanding and carefully adapt my lessons to cater for all of a students individual needs.

Subjects
  • Craft and Design
  • 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.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (15 p.h.)
  • Art
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (15 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (15 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (15 p.h.)

  • English (Foreign Language)
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (15 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (15 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (15 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (15 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (15 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (15 p.h.)
  • English
  • 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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Hayle (Miss)
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Subjects: History  |  English  |  English (Foreign Language)  |  Philosophy / Critical Thinking  |  Religious Studies  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (evenings)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home / Online
Info: I am a qualified teacher of Religious Studies and Philosophy who teaches just outside of Reading. I have a PGCE with qualified teacher status from Exeter University and a 2:1 in Religious and Theological Studies from Cardiff University. I als ...
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Personal Description:
I am a qualified teacher of Religious Studies and Philosophy who teaches just outside of Reading.

I have a PGCE with qualified teacher status from Exeter University and a 2:1 in Religious and Theological Studies from Cardiff University.

I also hold a TEFL- Teaching English as a Foreign Language qualification.

I am currently working at Amnesty International as an Education Officer alongside my part time teaching post.

Teaching Experience:

- I have taught in a secondary school outside of Reading for 8 years

- I have tutored various candidates over the last 8 years in GCSE, A-Level and Degree Religious Studies and Philosophy.

- Within my tutoring I have a consistently high success rate, with 100% A grade at AS and A-level Religious Studies, and 100% A*-B grades for GCSE Religious Studies and Philosophy.

- I have also tutored a number of students who have English as a second language and built their language skills to give them greater success in a variety of English Language exams.

Tutoring Approach:

- As a fully qualified teacher I have a strong understanding of the A-Level and GCSE Religious Studies courses and exam technique. I also have a good awareness of on going developments and changes within the Religious Studies and Philosophy syllabi and the university admissions process

- I work with students to build their confidence by raising their knowledge levels and allowing them to improve their exam technique. I also use both additional resources and higher order questions to stretch the most able and allow them to achieve excellent results.

- Throughout my tutor sessions I also use a number of discussion topics to build knowledge which will be particularly suitable for prospective Oxbridge candidates

Subjects
  • History
  • 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.)

  • English (Foreign Language)
  • 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.)
  • Philosophy / Critical Thinking
  • 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.)

  • Religious Studies
  • 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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Beatrice (Ms)
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Subjects: Art  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home / Online
Info: I am an artist with an MA from the Royal College of Art (Distinction) and a BA from the Slade School of Art (Distinction) and a Foundation Diploma from Chelsea School of Fine Art. ha've lived in London for 7 years, and grew up in many different count ...
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Personal Description:
I am an artist with an MA from the Royal College of Art (Distinction) and a BA from the Slade School of Art (Distinction) and a Foundation Diploma from Chelsea School of Fine Art. ha've lived in London for 7 years, and grew up in many different countries but my home is in Italy.

Having gone through the best possible art education, I know exactly what the top art institutions look for in their students. I can provide excellent tutoring for portfolio preparation as well as interview practice, take students on visits to the institutions of their choice as well as galleries in London, to prepare them for thinking critically about art making.

Teaching Experience:

University College London, Slade Widening Participation Summer Art Course
Royal College of Art, Outreach Program Art Workshop
Pump House Gallery, Summer Public Art Workshops
Private Art Tutoring

Tutoring Approach:

I believe in pushing my students to be hard working and dedicated, while having the courage to experiment, find their artistic language and what makes them passionate. I am passionate about nurturing a solid enthusiasm for art. My art practice is interdisciplinary, and I will encourage them to try everything, from painting and drawing to sculpture, photography and more.

Subjects
  • Art
  • 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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Olufemi (Mr)
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Subjects: Reading & Writing skills  |  Law  |  Economics  |  Study Skills  |  Business Related  |  Accounting  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home / Online
Info: I'm well grounded in Finance, Banking, Accountancy and other Business related disciplines, regularly scoring 70+ in core finance subjects as a student. I'm a qualified Chartered Accountant and Chartered Banker with extensive practical experience in A ...
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Personal Description:
I'm well grounded in Finance, Banking, Accountancy and other Business related disciplines, regularly scoring 70+ in core finance subjects as a student. I'm a qualified Chartered Accountant and Chartered Banker with extensive practical experience in Accountancy, Credit Control, Business Management and Strategy. I have a MBA specialising in Finance and was a meritable student during my time in the University.

Teaching Experience:

Along with my practice experience, I've acquired years of experience in tutoring at GCSE, A levels up to meeting the educational needs of University students. I led student revision classes as an ACCA student and group research with integrated study of multinational corporations as an MBA student.

Since I qualified as a Chartered Accountant, I've helped many ACCA/ICAEW/AAT students towards the path of success in their professional exams. Inclusive of this success stories are University students in business related courses.

Direct your tutoring needs towards me and let's together put you on the success path you desire.

Tutoring Approach:

I place emphasis on engaging in intellectual interaction with the pupil as it enables me assess his/her depth of knowledge in the subject I'm tutoring for. It also allows me to define the pattern of analysis to employ to drive home my ideas more effectively as every individual is different in the way their thought process works.

For complex analysis, I draw from my practice experience to substitute complex terminologies and formulas with everyday items/words/events to simplify ideas and make them easily understandable in the preferred terms of the pupil.

Finally, I continuously switch my position and become the student while the student gives back what he's learnt to ensure the knowledge sinks in as intended.

Subjects
  • Reading & Writing skills
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (10 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (15 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (15 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (18 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (20 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (20 p.h.)
  • Law
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (10 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (10 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (15 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (18 p.h.)

  • Economics
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (10 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (10 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (15 p.h.)
  • Study Skills
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (10 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (10 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (15 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (18 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (20 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 (18 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (20 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (20 p.h.)
  • Accounting
  • 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) (20 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (20 p.h.)


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Tabitha (Mrs)
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Subjects: Art  |  Maths  |  English  |  Religious Studies  
Availability: Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home
Info: I am 21 years old, fresh out of the education system, having just graduated from the University of Chester. I am newly married and my husband is a primary school teacher in the Wirral. I currently work part-time at All Saints Church Hoole, as their c ...
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Personal Description:
I am 21 years old, fresh out of the education system, having just graduated from the University of Chester. I am newly married and my husband is a primary school teacher in the Wirral. I currently work part-time at All Saints Church Hoole, as their children and families worker, as well as developing material for a christian discipleship movement called Inspire.
I have three brothers, I play the piano and flute, and I love to be creative, anything from cards, taking photo's to Santa's grotto.
I have dyslexia, which may have held me back at various times, but has given me the ability to see the way people and things work differently. For me there is never just one way of doing things whether it be solving problems or seeing new sides to an argument. I believe that we are all unique, and our individual way of thinking and processing is one of the most important things that we can learn.

Teaching Experience:

Throughout school I worked in various schools and nurseries. I was apart of the guided reading scheme helping to improve the ability and confidence of younger students to read and read aloud.
In university I would proof read peoples essays, spending hours working alongside them editing and correcting.
Through my work in various churches, I have taught various ages and abilities. I work with many different ages all together, helping with reading, writing and social skills. Although my experience is not in front of a class of thirty, but in front of a congregation of 50-200, I often work with children, young people and adults one to one.

Tutoring Approach:

Working backwards and starting with a clean slate.

Whatever the task maybe, my approach is to first work out the way the tutee works and processes things. Second, to take that information as starting ground and make a fresh approach.

Subjects
  • Art
  • 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.)
  • Maths
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (15 p.h.)

  • English
  • 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.)
  • Religious Studies
  • 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.)


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Agustin (Mr)
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Subjects: Spanish  
Availability: Weekdays (evenings)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / Online
Info: Open minded, friendly and easygoing 25 years old Spaniard with the aim of teaching Spanish and beyond, showcasing the culture and interesting issues behind the Spanish speaking countries. ...
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Personal Description:
Open minded, friendly and easygoing 25 years old Spaniard with the aim of teaching Spanish and beyond, showcasing the culture and interesting issues behind the Spanish speaking countries.

Teaching Experience:

I assisted in English teaching classes for adults in Spain.

Tutoring Approach:

LEARN SPANISH BY YOUR FAVOURITE TOPICS

Coming from a media background, I am able to make you learn Spanish by talking about topics that you are really interested in. You will speak from lesson 1.

Learn the language and also go beyond, discovering the history, culture, places that the Spanish speaking countries are offering to you.

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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