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Angela (Miss)
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Subjects: Maths  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home
Info: I currently work for Derbyshire County Council as an 'out of school' tutor in the core subjects and also as a private maths tutor. During 2012/13 I worked at Levenshulme High school, an 11-16 girls school in Manchester, where I taught maths. Prior to ...
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Personal Description:
I currently work for Derbyshire County Council as an 'out of school' tutor in the core subjects and also as a private maths tutor. During 2012/13 I worked at Levenshulme High school, an 11-16 girls school in Manchester, where I taught maths. Prior to this I worked at Burnage Media Arts College as a maths teacher and Astley Sports College as a maths teacher with extra responsibilities as the ICT coordinator and the gifted and talented coordinator for the whole school. From completing my degree to pursuing a career in teaching I raced as a semi-professional on the Great Britain National Cycling Squad. I have represented Great Britain at several World Championship events and also the 1998 Commonwealth Games. I have also gained gold medals at both World and National level over the last several years. I am also a member of Glossop mountain Rescue Team.

Teaching Experience:

I have been teaching Key Stage 3, GCSE and A Level maths for 13 years. I have taught in secondary schools in both Tameside and Manchester and also delivered one to one maths tuition throughout this period. I have extensive experience of teaching Edexcel and AQA syllabuses. I have specific experience of one to one tuition to convert grade D students at GCSE to a grade C. I have a Secondary teaching qualification and also an FE teaching qualification. I have a B.Sc honours degree in mathematics.

Tutoring Approach:

All programmes of study are tailored towards the specific needs of each student. It may be exam preparation, exam practise, exam revision or maths 'booster' sessions. I offer a friendly, supportive and affordable service. I use an extensive selection of resources to make learning fun and accessible to all students, whatever their needs. I also offer a 15 minute free consultation prior to any tutoring sessions. I have the flexibility of tutoring both at my own home and also at the students' home.

Subjects
  • Maths
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (25 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (25 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (30 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (35 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (30 p.h.)

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Alex (Ms)
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Subjects: Entrance Exams  |  Study Skills  |  Reading & Writing skills  |  Drama  |  English  |  Maths  
Availability: Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / Online
Info: I graduated from Cambridge University with a BA in English Literature, and then from the Guildhall School of Music & Drama, graduating with a BA in acting, where I was the recipient of the Noel Coward Scholarship from 2008-2011. In July 2011 I won th ...
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Personal Description:
I graduated from Cambridge University with a BA in English Literature, and then from the Guildhall School of Music & Drama, graduating with a BA in acting, where I was the recipient of the Noel Coward Scholarship from 2008-2011. In July 2011 I won the Michael Bryant Award at the National Theatre, for verse speaking and Shakespeare.

When I'm not acting or tutoring I can be found in the kitchen or walking in the countryside.

CURRENT TERM TIME AVAILABILITY in the BELGRAVIA / VICTORIA / PIMLICO / VAUXHALL / OVAL areas:
Anytime Mondays except 4-5pm
Anytiime Tuesday except 3.45-7.30pm
Anytime Wednesdays
Anytime Thursday
Anytime Fridays except 3.45-4.45pm

Teaching Experience:

I have been a private tutor since 2008.

Currently tutoring students in: 8+, 10+ & 11+ preparation (all four subjects); GCSE Maths.

Previously: English - KS1, KS2, 7+ (Successful entry to Highgate), 11+ (Successful entry to Haberdashers' Askes Boys and Emmanuel), A Level (A at A Level English and Extended English). Maths - KS1, KS2, 7+, 11+, GCSE (grade improved from D to A*). University application assistance (Successful entry to Durham and Oxford). English as a foreign language.

During my gap year I spent some time as a special needs classroom assistant, working closely with a child suffering with Asperger's Syndrome. This involved facilitating the social and academic change between primary and secondary education on a one-to-one basis.

Also at this time I ran Welsh language games sessions for primary children in non-first-language schools to improve and encourage their use of the language outside of the classroom environment.

Whilst at secondary school I taught reading skills to children who had low reading-ages.

Tutoring Approach:

My approach to tutoring is tailored to the individual's needs; firstly finding ways of fully explaining a concept, then cementing them with useful and memorable material to build students' confidence. My main objective would be to aid the student in understanding not only the specifics of the work but also the broader aspects of it, which I believe provides a truer grounding in - and enjoyment of - a subject. By making the work useful and enjoyable, and by finding alternative and effective approaches to study, I hope that my tuition will shed new light on subjects for students.

I particularly enjoy tutoring Maths GCSE, 11+ and 13+.

Previous Students' Comments:

'Before I met Alex, as a dyslexic, I was academically unconfident and dreaded having tutors who had never really helped me before. Alex tutored me from Year 8 to 11 and she completely changed my attitude to studying, helped me develop my organisational skills and gave me a huge amount of confidence in my abilities. As I approached GCSEs she tutored me particularly in Maths where I was struggling with a D grade. Without her expert tuition I doubt I would have been able to achieve my A* in Maths.

I think Alex is an amazing tutor because she has an extraordinary talent for making it a thoroughly enjoyable experience to the extent I would genuinely look forward to our lessons. Alex was far more than a tutor to me, helping me through such formative teenage years. I consider her a friend.'

- Tally (Now studying for her A Levels)

'Alex is a truly outstanding and gifted tutor as well as a fantastic person. I have very much enjoyed being her student for over six months, and have not only learnt a lot due to her expertise and impressive knowledge but also grew to love English Literature because of the inspirational nature of her tutoring. Previously, I used to constantly struggle with my assignments since English is not my first language, however, after a few weeks of sessions with Alex my grades and confidence significantly improved. She has an ability to keep the lessons varied and interesting; always well prepared for lessons - she was kind enough to provide me with extremely useful books and personal notes. Her incredible dedication and hard working nature also deserves mentioning as she was willing to help me even in the evenings when I was panicking about coursework and the approaching exams. With Alex's assistance and firm confidence in my ability I have achieved a high A in my A-level English Literature and even a merit award in Extended English. I would enthusiastically recommend Alex to anyone who wants to succeed in their exams and learn heaps of interesting information.

- Natasza (Graduated with an MA from Oxford University)

Subjects
  • Entrance Exams
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (40 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (40 p.h.)
  • Study Skills
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (40 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (40 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (40 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (40 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (40 p.h.)

  • Reading & Writing skills
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (40 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (40 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (40 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (40 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (40 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (40 p.h.)
  • Drama
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (40 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (40 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (40 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (50 p.h.)

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


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Leire (Ms)
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Subjects: Reading & Writing skills  |  Spanish  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home / Online
Info: Experienced and friendly native Spanish tutor. I teach Spanish to all ages and all levels. GCSE, A-level lessons. Conversation lesson as well. The goal is to learn Spanish and to have fun! ...
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Personal Description:
Experienced and friendly native Spanish tutor. I teach Spanish to all ages and all levels. GCSE, A-level lessons. Conversation lesson as well. The goal is to learn Spanish and to have fun!

Teaching Experience:

I have more than five years of private teaching experience.

Tutoring Approach:

Fun and perseverance. That's the key.

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


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Danny (Mr)
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Subjects: Reading & Writing skills  |  Maths  |  English (Foreign Language)  |  English  
Availability: Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home / Online
Info: My first teaching job was in Kenya when I was 19, and since then I have taught English in Mexico, Brazil, Japan and England. My students have ranged from 4 to 94, and from beginners to doctors and academic researchers, focusing on conversation, busin ...
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Personal Description:
My first teaching job was in Kenya when I was 19, and since then I have taught English in Mexico, Brazil, Japan and England. My students have ranged from 4 to 94, and from beginners to doctors and academic researchers, focusing on conversation, business, or exams, depending on the student's needs.

I have a passion for language, whether listening to strangers on the bus or exploring grammatical structures, and my students pick up my enthusiasm and enjoyment.

I have written a book on psychology, linguistics and science, edited children's books and academic texts, and worked as a translator of both Portuguese and Japanese.

My BSc is in Life Sciences with the History and Philosophy of Science and Medicine, and I am interested in nearly everything, except football and cars.

Teaching Experience:

2010-present: ESL teacher, language coach for academics, and private tutor to Japanese kids.

2006-2010: Private English tutor (in MG, Brazil).

2001-2005: High School teacher and private tutor (in Kyoto, Japan)
1999-2001: Elementary and Junior High School English teacher, also special needs class (in Fukushima, Japan).

1997: Teacher for tortillas and lodging in the jungle (in Chiapas, Mexico)

1995: Volunteer school teacher of English, Science & Maths (in rural Kenya)

Tutoring Approach:

I use only English in my lessons, encouraging my students to speak as much as possible, and to correct their own or each other's errors wherever possible.

My emphasis is on fluency, natural language and confidence, so when teaching grammar or considering problems, the student can refer to concrete examples in their heads, rather than abstract formulae in textbooks.

I use a broad range of materials, techniques, and situations, setting high standards and pushing my students to work hard towards accuracy and creativity in English.

Though I am happy teaching one-to-one, I find that a group of two to four students can be more dynamic, more relaxed, and a better environment for free expression and mutual correction. If you agree, I might invite you to join a class of students at a similar level, which makes the lesson much more economical for you.

Subjects
  • Reading & Writing skills
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (30 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (303 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.)
  • Maths
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (30 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (30 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (30 p.h.)

  • English (Foreign Language)
  • 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) (30 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (30 p.h.)
  • English
  • 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.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (30 p.h.)


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James (Mr)
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Subjects: Maths  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (evenings)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home / Online
Info: I'm a Maths graduate from Durham University, currently working in finance for a leading investment bank; looking to tutor on evenings and weekends. I enjoy the challenges that working with others brings and would describe myself as a friendly, patien ...
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Personal Description:
I'm a Maths graduate from Durham University, currently working in finance for a leading investment bank; looking to tutor on evenings and weekends. I enjoy the challenges that working with others brings and would describe myself as a friendly, patient, approachable person.

Teaching Experience:

I have tutored a wide range of ages in the past, from 7-24 years, including a student working towards a PGCE and a student with severe autism.
I have an upper second class honours degree in Maths from Durham University and am comfortable tutoring all ages and standards.

Tutoring Approach:

I favour a more practical approach, working through problems, but i am flexible to each students needs.

Subjects
  • Maths
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (20 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (25 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (25 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (30 p.h.)

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Silke (Ms)
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Subjects: German  
Availability: Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: From their home
Info: Hello! I am a 51-year-old woman, native speaker from Germany. I love the theater and worked as an actress, author, and director. I also worked as a secretary and was responsible for the complete correspondence. The work with and via the German lang ...
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Personal Description:
Hello!
I am a 51-year-old woman, native speaker from Germany. I love the theater and worked as an actress, author, and director. I also worked as a secretary and was responsible for the complete correspondence. The work with and via the German language is so exciting and leads you to a completely new world that I would love to share this experience with people that want to learn German.

Teaching Experience:

I am not a teacher in the classic sense but as a native speaker with a lot of experiences in teaching theater items I am able to help you practicing your new language - no matter if you need it for school, your job or just for fun!

Tutoring Approach:

It is my firm conviction you never learn better, quicker and more sustainable than in simply practicing a language.
Of course, it might be necessary to build a base first - that depends on your individual knowledge.
But no matter if you are a beginner or if you do already speak German - soon we will reach a level where we will talk only in German.
We won't learn vocabularies and grammar stubbornly by the book but we will practice the new language right from the beginning on everyday items.

I am no teacher in the classic sense - but I am a native speaker and I can help you with learning and practicing the German language.

So do not hesitate - just do it!

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

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Sophie (Miss)
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Subjects: Entrance Exams  |  Medicine  |  Biology  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (evenings)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / Online
Info: Hello I`m Sophie ! I`m a friendly, patient 22 year old, with an extensive background in biology, making me ideal for GCSE and A-level tuition. I have a first class BSc (hons) in Biomedical sciences and am now training as a dentist. Biology is the ...
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Personal Description:
Hello I`m Sophie !

I`m a friendly, patient 22 year old, with an extensive background in biology, making me ideal for GCSE and A-level tuition. I have a first class BSc (hons) in Biomedical sciences and am now training as a dentist. Biology is the foundation that has given me so many career opportunities and I am determined to help school students excel and enjoy it.

Prospective medical/dental and life science applicants will particularly benefit from my experience. I have current, first hand knowledge on the application and interview processes, the dynamics of the courses and how to get ahead and succeed in gaining entry to these competitive programmes.

Availability- I am available in:
Kent: For summer holiday tuition from: 24/07/2016 - 3/09/16

Preston: For term time tuition from: 5/09/2016 - 21/07/16 (excluding Christmas and Easter holiday) after 6pm.

Willing to travel: 8 miles

Teaching Experience:

Experience: 2 years experience in biology tuition and mentoring. GCSE and A-Level.

I am confident and determined that we can help you/your child improve from any level at GCSE or A-level. My tuition is specifically tailored to the individual, their syllabus and desired grade for maximal progress. I am flexible on hours and offer a very affordable and effective tuition service.

For those targeting medical/dental school and the related subjects I can offer particularly close support. Early and thorough preparation is fundamental for success on to these competitive courses. I can provide guidance on personal statements, entrance exams, interview formats and techniques, as well as current topics of interest in these fields and how to get work experience.

Tutoring Approach:

Everyone is different in the way in which they learn. We will go at a pace that is most effective for the tutee`s learning, using teaching methods and mediums they find most helpful. Biology can be content heavy and challenging, however there are many simple techniques and jargon busters that I can teach, which will rapidly help !

If you have any questions or queries I would love to hear from you! Please get in contact and lets work together to achieve those grades now!

Subjects
  • Entrance Exams
  • Further/Higher (university) (25 p.h.)
  • Medicine
  • Further/Higher (university) (25 p.h.)

  • Biology
  • 11+ (secondary) (20 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (25 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (25 p.h.)

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Deepti (Mrs)
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Subjects: Computer Studies / I.T.  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home / Online
Info: I am a CRB/DBS checked tutor based in my flat located next to Hayes and Harlington railway station in west London with experience in tutoring, university lecturing, software engineering, translation, interpreting, exam invigilation and cooking. Being ...
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Personal Description:
I am a CRB/DBS checked tutor based in my flat located next to Hayes and Harlington railway station in west London with experience in tutoring, university lecturing, software engineering, translation, interpreting, exam invigilation and cooking. Being born and brought up in India, I am fluent in Hindi and Punjabi and can teach reading, writing and speaking for all levels and age groups. I have studied software engineering to Masters level and have several years experience in the industry and lecturing on the subject at university. I have cooked Indian vegetarian cuisine for a number of years and can teach a range of dishes. I am happy to travel up to 20 miles to my students or tutor online.

My credentials are summarised below:

- Level 4 Higher Learning Teaching Assistant

- Level 3 Teaching Assistant

- Level 4 Award in Preparing to Teach in the Lifelong Learning Sector (PTLLS)

- 3 years experience of private tutoring, translation, interpreting and exam invigilation

- 1.5 years experience of teaching Computer Science students at university

- 3 years experience in software development and testing (JAVA/J2EE Technologies using JSP, Servlets, JDBC, Struts 1.x, Springs Framework). Good knowledge in XML and Ajax, Unit Testing and White Box Testing

- Experience in large scale, multi-user web applications and object oriented design and development

- Familiarity with Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC) and worked in all stages

- Several years experience of cooking a variety of vegetarian Indian cuisine

- Excellent appetite for teaching and learning

I have a number of students throughout London to whom I teach IT, Hindi, Punjabi and Indian vegetarian cooking. References are available on request.

Teaching Experience:

2015-Present: Teaching Assistant for Special Education Needs (SEN)

2012-Present: Private IT/Hindi/Punjabi/Indian Cooking Tuition, Exam Invigilation, Hindi/Punjabi Translation/Interpreting in London, UK

2013-2015: Volunteer Computer Skills Tutor at West Hampstead Womens Centre, West Hampstead

2013-2014: ICT Tutor for Special Needs at Regent Learning Centre, Edgware

2009-2011: University Lecturing in Punjab, India

2007-2009: Software Engineer in Delhi, India

2006-2007: Software Development in Delhi, India

Tutoring Approach:

I have a number of teaching methods (theory and practical) which include printed material, books, online resources and homework. I also have the latest Apple Mac and Windows 8 touchscreen laptops to aid study. After discussing my students` exact requirements I tailor the approach to suit their preferred way of learning. I tutor either from my flat located next to Hayes and Harlington railway station, travel up to 20 miles to my students or tutor online.

I am passionate about tutoring and helping my students reach their full potential, providing the support they need to achieve their goals. Barriers such as age and ability do not exist in my world and all I request is that students can devote some time to focus on what they are learning, practice makes perfect!

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

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Lynn (Mrs)
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Subjects: Craft and Design  
Availability: Weekdays (daytime)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you
Info: I just love doing creative things and love sharing and encouraging others with an interest in dressmaking and in design. I have been dressmaking since I was about 8 years old. Studied City and Guilds Fashion and Design at Hull College Ran a dressm ...
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Personal Description:
I just love doing creative things and love sharing and encouraging others with an interest in dressmaking and in design.
I have been dressmaking since I was about 8 years old.
Studied City and Guilds Fashion and Design at Hull College
Ran a dressmaking business until moving location recently.
The City and Guilds covers design inspiration through to the finished article.
Couture standard dressmaking.

Teaching Experience:

Private tuition with young people and home educating groups.

Tutoring Approach:

Relaxed, encouraging, fun, exciting, self expression, attention to detail,

Subjects
  • Craft and Design
  • Adult/Casual learner (20 p.h.)

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Emanuela (Mrs)
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Subjects: French  |  German  |  Italian  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: From their home / Online
Info: I am a native speaker of Italian with a degree in European Language and extensive teaching experience. I have been based in Oxford for the past 6 years, after having lived in different European countries. I am an enthusiast linguist and my multilingu ...
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Personal Description:
I am a native speaker of Italian with a degree in European Language and extensive teaching experience. I have been based in Oxford for the past 6 years, after having lived in different European countries. I am an enthusiast linguist and my multilingual family is testimonial to that (a French husband, and trilingual children).

Teaching Experience:

I have gained experience in teaching to both adults and younger students (secondary school and degree level), both in formal context (I taught in university degree courses and schools) and less formal (evening and leisure courses) as well as Italian for business (directly to companies for their employees).

Tutoring Approach:

I privilege the communicative approach as after all languages are made to communicate! This allows all lessons to be more relaxed and rewarding as small results can be achieved - and seen - every time. I have run absolute beginners intensive courses and my aim is to allow the student(s) to go home speaking from the first time, however little it might be. At the same time, I also tend not to forget about grammar as it is the structure of the language and gives a better insight and understanding, but even grammar doesn't necessarily need to be taught in a very conservative manner.

Subjects
  • French
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (25 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (25 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (25 p.h.)
  • German
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (25 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (25 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (25 p.h.)

  • Italian
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (25 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (25 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (27 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (27 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (27 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (27 p.h.)

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Umar (Dr)
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Subjects: Urdu  |  Physics  |  Maths  |  English  |  Chemistry  |  Biology  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home / Online
Info: A highly energetic and enthusiastic individual, specializing in teaching Biology,Chemistry,Physics, Mathematics and IELTs.I am a friendly person and a professional tutor. By qualification, I am a Doctor of Pharmacy and also hold an M Phil degree in P ...
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Personal Description:
A highly energetic and enthusiastic individual, specializing in teaching Biology,Chemistry,Physics, Mathematics and IELTs.I am a friendly person and a professional tutor. By qualification, I am a Doctor of Pharmacy and also hold an M Phil degree in Pharmaceutics. i have also got an overall score of 8 bands in IELTs which demonstrates my strong communication skills. My tutoring experience has made me patient and analytical, so, I always adapt the most suitable teaching approach which is individualized based on a student`s personality, mental caliber and his attitude towards learning. In addition to this, I have myself got distinctions throughout my academic career.

What makes me passionate about teaching is the fact that I have always been rejoiced by the thought of making a positive contribution to other people`s lives, and teaching young students, by far, is the most effective way of doing so. I am deeply inspired by my primary school math teacher whose incredible teaching skills transformed me into a bright and hardworking student from a very mediocre and average one. It was the time when I realized that incorporating social skills successfully into the routine methods of teaching can make learning far more interesting and easy.

I customize my teaching style according to the learning needs and mental caliber of the student. Generally, I start a new lesson by giving the student a detailed concept of the scientific topic. Later on, I elaborate the general and specific details of the topic with the help of examples. Afterwards, I put forth similar problems in front of the student to solve by himself, in order to assess his understanding of the topic. I also share with my students all the possible questions and different forms of a question that they might come across in the examination out of a selected topic. Moreover, I also give them examination techniques to solve such problems effectively.

Teaching Experience:

9 years of teaching experience of science subjects(Physics, Chemistry, Biology), English and Math to the students of KS2, KS3, GCSE and A levels.I started my teaching career in 2004 with A-Level and GCSE teaching. In 2008, when I completed my Pharmacy Degree, I joined professional bodies as a teacher. I have also been tutoring IELTs for the last two years.

Tutoring Approach:

I customize my teaching to learning needs and mental caliber of student. Generally, I start a new lesson by giving the student a detailed concept about the scientific topic. Later on, I elaborate the general and specific details of the topic with the help of examples. Afterwards, I put forth similar problems in front of the student to solve by himself, in order to assess his understanding of the topic. I also share with my students all the possible questions and different forms of a question that they might come across in the examination out of a selected topic. Moreover, I also give them examination techniques to solve such problems effectively.

Subjects
  • Urdu
  • GCSE or Standards (25 p.h.)
  • Physics
  • GCSE or Standards (25 p.h.)

  • Maths
  • GCSE or Standards (25 p.h.)
  • English
  • GCSE or Standards (25 p.h.)

  • Chemistry
  • GCSE or Standards (25 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (30 p.h.)
  • Biology
  • GCSE or Standards (25 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (30 p.h.)


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AJ (Dr)
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Subjects: Chemistry  |  Biology  |  Physics  |  Maths  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / Online
Info: I have a PGCE in Science, a BSc(Hons) in Physics, a Ph.D ( in High Energy Physics) both from Liverpool University. My teaching style can be described as relaxed, rigorous and mainly encouraging pupils to achieve their potential and realise their hid ...
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I have a PGCE in Science, a BSc(Hons) in Physics, a Ph.D ( in High Energy Physics) both from Liverpool University.
My teaching style can be described as relaxed, rigorous and mainly encouraging pupils to achieve their potential and realise their hidden talent for the subject.

Teaching Experience:

I have taught Physics and Maths over many years both privately and as my day job as a teacher of Physics in an outstanding school.

Tutoring Approach:

My approach to tutoring can be described as relaxed, rigrous and mainly ecouraging pupils to achieve thier potential and realise their hidden talent for the subject.

Subjects
  • Chemistry
  • 11+ (secondary) (30 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (30 p.h.)
  • Biology
  • 11+ (secondary) (30 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (30 p.h.)

  • Physics
  • 11+ (secondary) (30 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (30 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (40 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (50 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (35 p.h.)
  • Maths
  • 11+ (secondary) (30 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (30 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (40 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (50 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (35 p.h.)


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Naveed (Dr)
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Subjects: Combined Science  |  Physics  |  Maths  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home / Online
Info: I am currently working with the University of Manchester on a commercial project as a Structural Mechanics Engineer. My education details are as follows: PhD Aeronautical and Automotive Engineering (2014) Degree (First class honours): BEng (Ho ...
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I am currently working with the University of Manchester on a commercial project as a Structural Mechanics Engineer. My education details are as follows:

PhD Aeronautical and Automotive Engineering (2014)

Degree (First class honours): BEng (Hons) Mechanical Engineering (2009)

HSSC: Mathematics (A+), Physic (A) (2005)
SSC: Mathematics (A+), Physic (A+) (2003)

Teaching Experience:

I have formal teaching experience as I have been giving the tutorial lectures at Loughborough University to engineering undergraduates and also I have tutored the physics and mathematics to number of GCSE and A-levels students.

Tutoring Approach:

My teaching approach is to create a relaxed and friendly atmosphere in which students feel more confident to raise questions. I like to listen to my students being at their level to address and identify the basic difficulties that they face in understanding the subjects. I try to involve the students in problem solving and present the subjects in an interesting manner with the help of useful hints that are often helpful to provoke the original thought in order to improve their analytical skills. I find myself committed and patient and I believe that such teaching skills make me ideal for tutoring. I often highlight the practical implications of the subjects where possible so that the students could relate the subjects to their future careers. I would be willing to concentrate on the specific areas that the student requests. The focus of my approach is to prepare the students for the exams by developing the analytical thinking in order to solve the problems. The deeper understanding of the mathematical sciences could only be achieved through the intensive practice.

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

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

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Amanda (Ms)
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Subjects: English (Foreign Language)  |  English  
Availability: Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home / Online
Info: Born in Edinburgh, I was raised in India and then Africa, before returning to the UK. Having lived in London and South East England since then, our family moved to the Scottish Highlands in 2012, primarily to raise our children in a less chaotic and ...
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Born in Edinburgh, I was raised in India and then Africa, before returning to the UK. Having lived in London and South East England since then, our family moved to the Scottish Highlands in 2012, primarily to raise our children in a less chaotic and more natural environment. We've had no regrets at all...and our various dogs and cats are similarly happy with the move!

I have always been passionate about English, from the weekly spelling tests and grammar exercises of primary school to the privilege of being taught at A Level by Tolkien's grandson. His vibrant, interactive approach shaped my ongoing learning and fired my imagination. After leaving Edinburgh University with a Masters in English Language and Literature, I went on to take a TEFL qualification and used this when travelling abroad in Turkey and throughout the Caribbean. I am delighted that I continue to work in the area of EAL with overseas students in British schools, and that technology has allowed me to work with individuals in their home countries, via Skype.

My love of English directed my career, working first at the Royal Shakespeare Company before becoming an independent theatre producer in London, and a theatre advertising executive on accounts such as Andrew Lloyd Webber's 'Cats' and Cameron Mackintosh's 'Les Miserables'.

In 2008, my partner and I began the home education of our two children at primary stage. It was both challenging and inspirational and the experiences and knowledge I gained during those years - not purely academic, but also the different ways and methods of learning, the different developmental stages of children, the different learning styles of children - continue to inform my present day tutoring.

While home educating, and with my love of theatre, I founded an educational theatre group, Active Arts, with Margo Gunn, a teacher and director at Shakespeare's Globe Theatre in London. We worked with a wide age range of home educated and mainstream school children, providing workshops on various Shakespeare plays including 'Midsummer Night's Dream', 'The Tempest' and 'Romeo & Juliet'. Workshops were also designed specifically in support of GCSE/IGCSE work. As passionate advocates of Shakespeare, our approach was active and energetic, lifting Shakespeare off the page and introducing his plays, his language and his theatricality in an engaging and tangible manner. I was thrilled to be able to resurrect this work in the Highlands, initially at a local primary school, conducting 4 workshops for Primary 4-Primary 7, resulting in workshop presentations of 'The Tempest' and 'Macbeth'.

Teaching Experience:

In addition to home educating my two children and running Active Arts, my personal and professional lives led me into private tutoring and I have been a private tutor in English Language and Literature since 2009, working alongside children and young people from age 5 upwards, whether on general literacy issues, EAL or focusing specifically on exam work, from SATS, Nationals and GCSEs, through to A Levels, Highers and beyond. Tutees have been those in mainstream state schools, leading UK private schools and home education, following the English and Scottish curriculums, as well as IGCSEs with providers including Cambridge, OOL and Edexcel.

A number of my tutees have challenges such as Autism, ADHD, Tourette's and dyslexia, and the combination of experience, research and support courses have built my knowledge and understanding in these areas.

While I am registered with tutoring agencies, many of my tutees come via personal recommendation and I was delighted that tutees I had worked with in England chose to continue working with me via Skype after our move to Scotland.

Critically, I am PVG checked, and would be happy to provide evidence of this, together with references and qualification documentation.

Tutoring Approach:

MAKING ENGLISH ACCESSIBLE
My approach is not one of 'dip in and out' for an hour, or 'one size fits all', but of creating a relaxed, enjoyable, constructive atmosphere and building a relationship within which the young person's potential can be maximised, against a tailored, individual approach. While texts and challenges might be shared by various tutees, learning styles, atmospheres for learning, methods for learning, will always be different.
As importantly, my approach places great value on the parents, their involvement and their right and need for clear, ongoing and comprehensive communication. As such, I am often in regular contact with both my tutees and their parents, should they require it, outside of tutorials.

"The mind is not a vessel to be filled, but a fire to be ignited."
Plutarch

If you're looking for a desk-based tutor, one who does all the talking and expects your child to just sit and listen, I am not the right person for you.

If you're looking for someone to ignite a love of English, to build confidence, to be energetic, to make learning enjoyable, active, off the page, accessible, then, here I am!

MAKING ENGLISH ACCESSIBLE
For many young people with whom I work, English and everything to do with it - their texts, their homework, punctuation, close reading, writing an essay - is a minefield. Often, what holds them back is a mixture of low confidence, fear of getting it wrong, and simply not having grasped the 'map' of how to 'do it'.

One of my main motivations, is to make English accessible; to take away the fear factor, to provide clear and simple structures, to grasp some key exam techniques, to demystify the exam paper, to clarify what the heck the exam paper is testing them on; to remind tutees that they have, naturally, learned one of the most difficult languages in the world and are fully capable of expressing themselves on paper, under pressure and against time.

However whimsical it may sound, as with many things in life, self-belief and understanding are powerful tools for success.


MAKING ENGLISH ACCESSIBLE
The demand for private tutoring is growing exponentially. As The Telegraph reported in 2012, "more than a quarter of parents use private tutoring to supplement their children's education", spending "6bn a year in the UK." A double page spread in Femail, February 2015, states research that almost 1 in 4 children are now privately tutored, with pupils at private schools almost twice as likely to have private tutoring than those from state schools. Whatever explanation there is for this rise, cost to parents remains an obvious barrier to its provision.

I am, of course, a 'business', but I also firmly believe that access to tutoring should be made as wide as possible; education is a right and not a privilege. As such, while I have a standard rate for 1-1 tutoring, I am also very happy to discuss your requirements with you and to look at options available, such as small group tutoring where the cost per head can be significantly reduced.

Please do take the opportunity of discussing your requirements with me, rather than potentially losing the opportunity of providing tutorial support for your child.

Subjects
  • English (Foreign Language)
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (32 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (32 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (32 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (32 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (32 p.h.)
  • English
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (32 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (32 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (32 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (32 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (40 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (32 p.h.)


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Emma (Miss)
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Subjects: Biology  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (evenings)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / Online
Info: I have lived in Peterhead my whole life, attending both Clerkhill Primary School and Peterhead Academy. I have then spent the following 5 years at the University of Aberdeen Studying a range of biology and chemistry courses. I also have a current PVG ...
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I have lived in Peterhead my whole life, attending both Clerkhill Primary School and Peterhead Academy. I have then spent the following 5 years at the University of Aberdeen Studying a range of biology and chemistry courses. I also have a current PVG disclosure Scotland certificate available upon request.

Teaching Experience:

During the final year of my undergraduate degree (2013-2014) I enrolled on the BP tutoring scheme which firstly entailed a short teacher training course before I was assigned a placement at Turriff Academy, Aberdeenshire. With the support of the classroom teacher, I was involved in the designing, delivery and evaluation of teaching materials for classes ranging from S1 to S6 in subjects such as general science, biology and chemistry. This experience greatly improved my communication skills as well as enhanced my ability to think on my feet as many of the classes I instructed were allocated to me at short notice with little time to prepare.

Tutoring Approach:

My approach is whatever you require as not everyone learns in the same way. Whether it be going through material step by step or preparing mock exam questions I am happy to help however I can.

Subjects
  • Biology
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (9 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (15 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (20 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (25 p.h.)

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Megan (Miss)
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Subjects: Physics  |  Biology  |  Chemistry  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (evenings)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / Online
Info: I am currently studying towards a PhD in Musculoskeletal Biology having achieved a Masters degree in Cell and Tissue Engineering and a BSc in Biological Sciences. I have an extensive amount of tuition experience in both Biology and Chemistry with ...
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Personal Description:
I am currently studying towards a PhD in Musculoskeletal Biology having achieved a Masters degree in Cell and Tissue Engineering and a BSc in Biological Sciences.

I have an extensive amount of tuition experience in both Biology and Chemistry with pupils aged from 11 - 18 years old and have a proven track record of examination success. I aim to prepare students thoroughly for their exams and place an emphasis on past examination questions and correct examination techniques in order to ensure pupils can reach the top grades.

Teaching Experience:

I have an extensive amount of tuition experience with pupils ranging from 5 - 18 years old both privately and with a tuition agency.
I have tutored pupils in a variety of subjects including Maths, English and Physics (up to GCSE) and Biology and Chemistry (up to A-level). Alongside this I have also had experience aiding pupils to prepare for entrance examinations for both private and grammar schools.

Tutoring Approach:

I am very friendly and approachable and encourage students to ask as many questions as possible - particularly in an area that they find more challenging to ensure that a pupil is completely comfortable with a topic before moving on to the next. I have a passion for learning and ensure that this comes across in my lessons in order to provide an engaging and supportive environment.

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

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

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Crystal (Miss)
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Subjects: Mandarin  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (evenings)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you
Info: I am a current student of University of Exeter, pursing a degree in Law. I have recently moved here from Singapore so as to pursue further education. I have been learning Mandarin (amongst other subject, English being one of them) since the age of 7 ...
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Personal Description:
I am a current student of University of Exeter, pursing a degree in Law. I have recently moved here from Singapore so as to pursue further education. I have been learning Mandarin (amongst other subject, English being one of them) since the age of 7 I have also gotten an A for Chinese in my GCSE 'O' Level.

Teaching Experience:

I have taught a primary school student on Mandarin and Math.

Tutoring Approach:

Be patient and calm.

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

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Esmeralda (Mrs)
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Subjects: Spanish  
Availability: Weekdays (daytime)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home
Info: I am a self motivated, kids loving and PROFESSIONAL TEACHER, with a personalised approach to Spanish teaching. Main skills include: Passionate Patient Emotionally intelligent Team-work Empathetic I am available in the morning from 8:00am to ...
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Personal Description:
I am a self motivated, kids loving and PROFESSIONAL TEACHER, with a personalised approach to Spanish teaching.
Main skills include:
Passionate
Patient
Emotionally intelligent
Team-work
Empathetic
I am available in the morning from 8:00am to 11:00am, the rest of the hours I am busy.

Teaching Experience:

I have an extensive 12 years experience working in both private and public schools in Madrid, Spain. My main task has been teaching Spanish Language to kids from 3 to 12 years old, plus private lessons for kids and adults along during these 12 years.

Tutoring Approach:

My lessons are fully personalized based in the Spanish level of the student figured out during the first class. I am capable of teaching from a very low level (almost no knowledge at all) to high level, especially for Modern Languages Students that require a push up in their Spanish level, in both conversation and grammar.
Rates:
2 hours lesson 30.
1,5 hours lesson 25.
1 hour lesson 20.

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

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