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Ben (Mr)
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Subjects: Maths  
Availability: Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home
Info: I am a Mathematics graduate from Cambridge University. After graduating, I worked in the IT industry, initially for a large corporation and then for an independent software house. I later formed my own company, specialising in developing applications ...
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Personal Description:
I am a Mathematics graduate from Cambridge University. After graduating, I worked in the IT industry, initially for a large corporation and then for an independent software house. I later formed my own company, specialising in developing applications for small- to medium-sized companies. I used the logical skills developed through studying Mathematics in my work as Business Analyst and Project Manager.
Since 2009, I have been tutoring Mathematics full-time. I also study extensively to keep up to date with the latest mathematical ideas and educational trends. I ensure that I am familiar with the most recent syllabuses.
Outside work, my main interest is music, particularly singing. I belong to two choirs.

Teaching Experience:

I teach exclusively one-to-one, as I believe that provides the best outcome for learning Mathematics. I am also available for home schooling: please contact me for rates.
In the six years that I have been tutoring Mathematics, I have taught the following topics to over 200 pupils on a one-to-one basis:
GCSE - Edexcel, AQA and iGCSE - legacy and 9-1

A-Levels (AS/A2) - Edexcel, AQA, OCR/OCR-MEI and Pre-U - legacy and new syllabus:
Core
Mechanics
Statistics
Further Pure
Decision
STEP
Oxford Maths Admissions Test
Advanced Extension Award

International Baccalaureate (IB) - Standard and Higher

Undergraduate topics including:
Bayesian statistics
Business and accounting Maths
Complex variable
Cryptography
Foundation requirements
Laplace & Fourier transforms
Linear algebra
Mechanics
Number theory
Optimisation
Ordinary and partial differential equations
Probability & Statistics
Quantitative methods
Real analysis
Vectors and matrices
Vector calculus

My GCSE and A level pupils have come from local schools including:
Tiffin School
Tiffin Girls
ACS Cobham
Teddington
Esher College
Kingston Grammar
Hinchley Wood
Hampton
Epsom College
Sutton Grammar
Coombe
Surbiton High
Kings College School Wimbledon
Richard Challoner
Southborough
Hollyfield
St John's Leatherhead
Lady Eleanor Holles
Reed's School
Claremont
Marymount
Latymer
Kingston College
Most of my university pupils attend Kingston University, Surrey University, or one of the University of London colleges, though many come for intensive lessons in the holidays from other universities to reinforce the topics they are learning, or to prepare for re-sits.

Tutoring Approach:

I believe in tailoring the teaching approach to each student's needs and individual learning style. For school children and university students, I discuss their aims with them - and with their parents, if required - to determine what topics need additional tuition and then to work out the appropriate programme. I advocate continuous assessment to measure the student's progress. Closer to exams, the pupils will work through old papers. At this stage, strategic choices may be made to focus on the pupils strengths.
For adults, I work with them to develop a personalised programme to enable them to achieve their goals. This may mean working towards a specific qualification.
I have great passion for and a deep knowledge of Mathematics. My aim is always to get my students to enjoy the subject. Most importantly, they are encouraged to gain confidence in their own abilities by building on what they feel comfortable with. I believe that the right teacher can undo wrong learning very quickly.
Lessons take place at my students' homes, or at my home in Kingston, where I have a quiet study. Assignments and homework are an integral part of my teaching: there can be no improvement without practice.

Subjects
  • Maths
  • 11+ (secondary) (45 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (45 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (50 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (60 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (50 p.h.)

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Ehi (Mr)
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Subjects: Maths  
Availability: Weekends
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you
Info: I am a post graduate student at Newcastle University, studying Subsea Engineering and management. I have a calm look and I am very friendly, I can come down to any level to explain any topic in Mathematics to any student. I see challenges as o ...
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Personal Description:
I am a post graduate student at Newcastle University, studying Subsea Engineering and management.

I have a calm look and I am very friendly, I can come down to any level to explain any topic in Mathematics to any student.

I see challenges as opportunities to conquer and become stronger, I try to explain to most students that once they get past any difficulty its conquered for life and it cant control them anymore.

I smile a lot and I believe any student will be at home with me, I believe learning is faster in a friendly and relaxed atmosphere.

Teaching Experience:

I have had 12 months experience teaching Mathematics and Further Mathematics to senior secondary school and also to students preparing for GCE exams, this was between 2005 and 2006.

Tutoring Approach:

Approach to tutoring is a friendly approach, I try as much as possible to animate the subject and relate it as much as possible to real life everyday scenarios,

I also encourage students to do more exercise and try as much as possible to solve at least 3 problems everyday

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

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Rocio (Miss)
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Subjects: Spanish  
Availability: Weekends
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / Online
Info: Hola! I am a Certified Spanish Tutor from Madrid. In 2010 I discovered the passion for individualized instruction, helping students in their academic success, and also sharing an interest for a culture. I also have a degree in Tourism an ...
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Personal Description:
Hola!

I am a Certified Spanish Tutor from Madrid.

In 2010 I discovered the passion for individualized instruction, helping students in their academic success, and also sharing an interest for a culture.

I also have a degree in Tourism and a good knowledge of European culture/current affairs and can provide tuition for those wanting to develop good conversational language for travelling and those with more literary interests.

Teaching Experience:

I have taught Spanish, and Latin to a wide range of students from complete beginner to A level.

I can cater for students who want exam preparation and can offer tuition for students at University.

I am currently teaching Spanish from home although I can also travel to your office or home.

If you still need some help with your Spanish don`t hesitate to contact me

Tutoring Approach:

The lessons are delivered following the CEFR, focus in the student needs and with a modern variety of resources to make the classes enjoyable: Film-strips,Audio, Video or television films.

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

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Diane (Dr)
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Subjects: Life Science  |  Physics  |  Chemistry  |  Biology  
Availability: Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: From their home
Info: I am a career scientist working in research in the field of Child Health at the University of Manchester. My first degree was in Physiology and Zoology and my doctorate is in molecular biology and membrane transport ...
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Personal Description:
I am a career scientist working in research in the field of Child Health at the University of Manchester. My first degree was in Physiology and Zoology and my doctorate is in molecular biology and membrane transport

Teaching Experience:

I have extensive experience of teaching both small groups and 1:1, including ESL students. Throughout my university career I have taught at undergraduate and postgraduate level and have had pastoral responsibility for students in the department. Since having my own children I have actively engaged in outreach activities to both junior and secondary schools. Recently, prior to becoming a tutor I spent 1 year working with KS2, KS3 and GCSE students

Tutoring Approach:

I believe that in order for my students to achieve their best my role as a tutor is to build confidence, stimulate interest and consolidate knowledge. I recognize the difference in learning styles between individuals and employ a range of teaching approaches to address these, always tailored to the individual student

Subjects
  • Life Science
  • Further/Higher (university) (30 p.h.)
  • Physics
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (20 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (20 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (25 p.h.)

  • Chemistry
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (20 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (20 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (25 p.h.)
  • Biology
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (20 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (20 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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Alan (Mr)
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Subjects: Reading & Writing skills  |  English (Foreign Language)  |  English  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home / Online
Info: I'm a family man with three young children. I've been helping students from all over the world to learn for over ten years. I have a degree in English Literature and a Cambridge DELTA. ...
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Personal Description:
I'm a family man with three young children. I've been helping students from all over the world to learn for over ten years. I have a degree in English Literature and a Cambridge DELTA.

Teaching Experience:

I have taught English at four different universities. I have been a tutor of Creative writing, English EFL and study skills, both in schools colleges and in my home.

Tutoring Approach:

Friendly, fun communicative approach. I find that this is the way to get the best results out of Adults and younger learners.

Subjects
  • Reading & Writing skills
  • 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) (25 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (20 p.h.)
  • English (Foreign Language)
  • 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) (25 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (20 p.h.)

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

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Anthony (Mr)
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Subjects: Maths  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (evenings)
Types of Tutoring: From their home / Online
Info: I offer tuition in maths for all ages, up to and including Maths and Further Maths A-levels. I also offer coaching for Numeracy and Numerical Reasoning tests such as SHL recruitment selection tests. If you need a bit of extra help for an upcoming e ...
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Personal Description:
I offer tuition in maths for all ages, up to and including Maths and Further Maths A-levels. I also offer coaching for Numeracy and Numerical Reasoning tests such as SHL recruitment selection tests. If you need a bit of extra help for an upcoming exam, or even if you are just keen to widen your skills base with some general functional mathematics coaching, I would be keen to help.

Teaching Experience:

I am a full-time maths teacher in the Nottinghamshire area with a number of years' experience both tutoring and teaching, and currently teaching all ages and abilities from year 7 to A-level Maths and Further Maths, including the new Further Maths Level 2 qualification which is an excellent bridge between top-end GCSE and the start of A-level Maths. I am a Maths graduate from the University of Warwick, and I hold a PGCE from Warwick Institute of Education. I have a full Enhanced Disclosure CRB.

Tutoring Approach:

I appreciate how difficult and disheartening it can be to struggle with maths, but I also believe that, when presented in the right way, it can be both interesting and enjoyable (as well as extremely useful!) I favour a student-driven style of tutoring, with an emphasis on finding the root causes of any difficulties in order to strengthen a base of understanding before jumping forward to new topics.

Subjects
  • Maths
  • GCSE or Standards (40 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (40 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (50 p.h.)

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Nigel (Dr)
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Subjects: Physics  |  Maths  
Availability: Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: From their home
Info: I am a retired R&D Scientist, formerly with H.M. Government, where I was involved in a number of projects in the field of electronics and communications. I am married to a teacher (who is qualified to B.A and PGSE, and is also a private tutor) and ...
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Personal Description:
I am a retired R&D Scientist, formerly with H.M. Government, where I was involved in a number of projects in the field of electronics and communications.
I am married to a teacher (who is qualified to B.A and PGSE, and is also a private tutor) and now successfully tutor maths and physics to GCSE and A-Level from home.

Teaching Experience:

I am a graduate of Queen Mary College, University of London where I obtained B.Sc (first class) and Ph.D. After getting my Ph.D. I worked as a Postdoctoral Research Fellow where, in addition to my research, I had a number of teaching duties, including lecturing to an M.Sc. course on digital processing.

I have been tutoring GCSE and A-level since 2006 and have achieved notable successes including A and A* grades.
I will be pleased to pass on names of referees to potential students.

Tutoring Approach:

I believe the best results are obtained by kind, confidence-building one-to-one tuition so that lessons and homework can be tailored to the student's individual needs and speed.
I like to keep the lessons reasonably informal so that the student does not feel under undue pressure, but has time to acquire a deeper understanding of the subject. I reinforce the student's knowledge by working through examples, both from textbooks and from past papers.
I work very much as part of a team with my wife Sue, who tutors the younger students, while I concentrate on the GCSE and A level students. So while this listing is in my name, she will probably take over those in school year 4 to year 7. We do not tutor students below year 4.
Sorry, but we do not travel to students because we find it far more efficient for students to visit us at home, where we have all our reference material and teaching resources to hand.

Subjects
  • Physics
  • GCSE or Standards (25 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (30 p.h.)
  • Maths
  • GCSE or Standards (25 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (30 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (30 p.h.)


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Adam (Mr)
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Subjects: Economics  
Availability: Weekdays (evenings)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you
Info: Head of Economics and Assistant Director of Teaching & Learning. IBO, OCR, and AQA Examiner. Experienced teacher of all 3 major A Level boards. Teach Foundations of Economics at the University of Oxford (Oriel College) and University of Cambridge ...
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Personal Description:
Head of Economics and Assistant Director of Teaching & Learning.
IBO, OCR, and AQA Examiner.
Experienced teacher of all 3 major A Level boards.
Teach Foundations of Economics at the University of Oxford (Oriel College) and University of Cambridge (Emmanuel College) during the Easter and summer breaks.

Teaching Experience:

15 years Teacher of Economics
7 years Head of Department
7 years Examiner

Tutoring Approach:

Early sessions involve diagnostic assessments and a review of student work in order to build a bespoke programme designed to ensure quick and effective progress.

Subjects
  • Economics
  • GCSE or Standards (50 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (50 p.h.)

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Margaret (Mrs)
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Subjects: Maths  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (evenings)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home
Info: I have been tutoring for over three years, with excellent results , while working in the maths department of a secondary school where I have been for 10 years. I teach students of all ages and abilities, including those with SEN (special education ...
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Personal Description:
I have been tutoring for over three years, with excellent results , while working in the maths department of a secondary school where I have been for 10 years.

I teach students of all ages and abilities, including those with SEN (special educational needs). In a classroom situation, on a one to one basis or as part of a small group.

I have extensive knowledge of the curriculum taught in years 7-11 and excellent resources, including past exam papers.

Teaching Experience:

I teach GCSE Maths to students who need extra help to reach their targets, this can be in a classroom situation or as part of a small group.
I also run intervention groups in tutor time and after school that offer extra help to GCSE students before their exams.

Tutoring Approach:

I get a great deal of a satisfaction from working with students and helping them become more confident in a subject they quite often dislike because they find it difficult.
I have a very calm and patient manner as I want to build a good relationship with my students and for them to feel relaxed.
After assessing the student I set realistic goals for them so they feel they are achieving, each student is different and learns at a different rate, the important thing is for them to make the progress they are capable of.

Subjects
  • Maths
  • 11+ (secondary) (20 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (25 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (20 p.h.)

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Sandra (Ms)
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Subjects: Special Needs  |  English (Foreign Language)  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home
Info: I have recently returned to Scotland after 14 years teaching internationally. I live in the West End of Glasgow with Honey, my gorgeous little dog that I rescued in Hong Kong. ...
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Personal Description:
I have recently returned to Scotland after 14 years teaching internationally. I live in the West End of Glasgow with Honey, my gorgeous little dog that I rescued in Hong Kong.

Teaching Experience:

I worked as a teacher trainer in Hong Kong for 10 years, co-planning and co-teaching with local teachers. I specialised in teaching students who had difficulty in accessing the curriculum. Before this, I worked with the British Council teaching English to adults in Egypt and Korea. I also taught for several years in further education colleges in Scotland.

Tutoring Approach:

I listen, observe and then individualise my classes to suit students needs. I care passionately about teaching and take great pride in providing highly professional, enjoyable and ultimately fruitful classes

Subjects
  • Special Needs
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (25 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (25 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (25 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (25 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (25 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (25 p.h.)
  • English (Foreign Language)
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (25 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (25 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (25 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (25 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (25 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (25 p.h.)


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Myriam (Miss)
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Subjects: English (Foreign Language)  |  English  |  French  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / Online
Info: I am a 29 year old French native speaker and Qualified Teacher since June 2012. Throughout my career which started in 2008 as a teaching assistant, I have always been described as Professional,reliable and passionate about languages. In 2012, ...
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Personal Description:
I am a 29 year old French native speaker and Qualified Teacher since June 2012.

Throughout my career which started in 2008 as a teaching assistant, I have always been described as Professional,reliable and passionate about languages.

In 2012, I got the opportunity to work in the vey prestigious Tiffin Girls where I got qualified the same year.

My lessons are described as creative, structured and varied.

Teaching Experience:

2008/2009: Saint Gregory's Catholic College
2009/2010: Preston Manor High School
2010/2011: Strathmore School
2012/Tiffin Girls
2013/Surbiton High School

Tutoring Approach:

Talk to students before the lesson to understand their needs regarding their Learning.

Always prepared the lesson and provide written support in order to consolidate the student's learning.

Give feedback to say what went well during the lesson and what will need to be improved for the next one.

Subjects
  • 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) (25 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (30 p.h.)

  • French
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (25 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.)

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Stephanie (Miss)
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Subjects: Reading & Writing skills  |  Media / Communication Studies  |  English  |  History  |  Drama  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / Online
Info: Stephanie is a drama teacher, actor and facilitator based in Aberdeen. She regularly teaches workshops in London's West End for shows such as The Lion King, Charlie & The Chocolate Factory, Billy Elliot and many more. She often directs productions ...
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Personal Description:
Stephanie is a drama teacher, actor and facilitator based in Aberdeen. She regularly teaches workshops in
London's West End for shows such as The Lion King, Charlie & The Chocolate Factory, Billy Elliot and many more. She
often directs productions for youth theatres and she has taught in schools up & down the UK. As an actor she has worked extensively on stage, screen and as a voice over artist.

Stephanie offers tuition in Drama, English, History, Classics and Media Studies.

Teaching Experience:

January 2014 - Present - Theatre Workout - Facilitator

Lesson Planning
Team Teaching
Official West End Workshops

I deliver workshops based on various West End plays and musicals. Theatre Workout are the official workshop providers for several West End shows and we deliver workshops to school groups, corporate events and travel groups. I lead workshops on various skills such as acting, musical theatre and storytelling.


Sept 2011 - Present - Phoenix Creative Arts - Drama Teacher

Lesson Planning
Solo Lesson Delivery
Behaviour Management (I teach a 12 year old boy with severe Asperger's whilst maintaining a full lesson for the other students with no assistant)

I teach Drama to children aged between 2 - 18 years. I plan and deliver five classes each week, alongside directing plays and helping the students prepare for LAMDA exams. I have recently directed 'Ruckus In The Garden' & 'The Complete Works Of Shakespeare (Abridged)' with our Advanced Class at the Capitol Theatre in Horsham. I teach many aspects of theatre including storytelling, acting skills, comedy, improvisation, physical theatre and script work. I run interactive storytelling sessions with my early years classes where the children can learn and participate in stories and poetry.

December 2014 - Bakehouse Factory - Performer/Facilitator

Storytelling
Workshop leading
Character Work
Early Years

I worked for the Christmas season with the renowned interactive theatre company Bakehouse Factory as part of their Christmas event. I led storytelling sessions, workshops, games and an interactive theatrical experience with ages 0 - 12.

December 2012 - Alive & Kicking Theatre Company - Performer/Facilitator

Early Years Workshops
Storytelling
Character Work


During Christmas 2012 I appeared as Sadie Claus - Santa's chatty, stall holding step-daughter. I was the lead in an interactive theatrical experience for children where they saw Sadie running her stall in Leeds Market. I led games, storytelling sessions and performed in a short interactive play several times a day.


Sept 2009 - July 2012 - Christ's Hospital School - Actor In Residence & Drama Teacher

Lesson Planning
Solo Lesson Delivery
Behaviour Management (CH welcomes children from all social and economic backgrounds - I taught several students with severe behaviour difficulties & troubled home lives)

As Actor In Residence I worked as a drama teacher, activity leader, LAMDA/Trinity coach, director, producer and I assisted in the day to day running of the 500 seat theatre. I taught 2nd and 3rd Form (Yr 7 & 8) drama using existing schemes of work alongside those I created. I taught over 150 pupils per week and as their only drama teacher I was responsible for their reports, three-weekly grades and parent's evenings. The school were so pleased with my contributions to teaching they offered me twice my teaching hours in my second year. I also team taught Yr 9 lessons and I assisted with directing etc in GCSE and A-Level lessons. Alongside academic teaching I led Drama 'actives' after lessons where I created and lead a one hour drama workshop several times a week. Working at Christ's Hospital also gave me the chance to work in a busy theatre environment combining set design, prop making, theatre maintenance, stage management and front of house management. I also directed and co-directed several shows including 'Anything Goes', 'The Crucible', 'Grim Tales', 'Ernie' Incredible Illuciantions', 'Easy Virtue' and 'The Jungle Book'. I have also experienced all aspects of Boarding School life and pastoral care as 98% of students are full time boarders.

July 2007 - July 2011 - Pilgrims Language School - Assistant Course Director & Head Of TEFL


Management (Responsible for a team of staff)
Lesson Planning & Observations
Solo Lesson Delivery
Communication Skills - Working with very young children with no English language

Each Summer I taught English to children aged 7 - 12 from around the world. I lived on site (in a boarding school environment) and I was responsible for teaching, entertaining and caring for the children twenty four hours a day. Having worked for the company for several years I reached the level of Assistant Director and Head of TEFL for the residential course. I was responsible for a team of teaching staff and I ensured they were delivering suitable and stimulating English lessons throughout the course. I also taught a class of my own. As Assistant Director I was a senior part of the management team, ensuring all activity and teaching staff were working happily and correctly. In the absence of the Course Director it was my responsibility alone to ensure the smooth running of our course. I often had to deal with couriers and families and I know how to project a professional, caring, enthusiastic and genuine image. I developed my team work skills, learnt how to thrive under immense pressure and my communication skills were constantly used to their full potential.



Sept 2008 - April 2009 - Kent Youth Theatre - Drama Teacher

Lesson Planning
Solo Lesson Delivery
Team Teaching

I taught children aged from 6 - 16 various theatrical disciplines and dramatic styles. I delivered a three hour workshop weekly. I ensured the children in my care were learning effectively and having a fun and enjoyable time.


March - April 2008 - Point Blank Theatre Company - Drama Facilitator

Lesson Planning
Team Teaching
Behaviour Management
PR

During a work placement with the Sheffield based theatre company Point Blank I worked with a partner to devise and deliver a cultural drama workshop. I worked as a mentor for two international students who had travelled to the UK to teach school children about their cultures. I taught the two international students how to deliver a successful drama workshop and I helped them shape their own ideas into an educational and enjoyable drama workshop for Primary School children. Alongside this project I also worked with an English partner to create a cultural workshop for deprived children in the city. I contacted The Sheffield Children's Centre and created a relationship with them enabling us to take our workshop to underprivileged children who had never had the chance to express themselves through drama.

June - September 2006 - The Funzone - Playworker

The Fun Zone provided after-school and summer holiday childcare play schemes for children, aged three to twelve. I would lead activities, play group games, prepare and cook the children's meals, clean the rooms, supervise children and be responsible for groups of children on various outings and trips throughout the summer. I learnt how to work with children and how to work effectively to carry out duties such as cooking and cleaning, while making sure the children in my care were both entertained and safe.

Tutoring Approach:

I am a friendly, fun and experienced tutor. I believe a healthy dose of humour and kindness is important when teaching and I am a very professional and hard working person.

Subjects
  • Reading & Writing skills
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (20 p.h.)
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  • GCSE or Standards (20 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (25 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (25 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (20 p.h.)
  • Media / Communication Studies
  • A-Level or Highers (25 p.h.)

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

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

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Ben (Mr)
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Subjects: Music  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home / Online
Info: Ben has been described by a current student as "a brilliant teacher who has helped me with whatever styles of music I have wanted to play". I've been a profession teacher for over 10 years and am well established in the local area. I teach from my ho ...
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Ben has been described by a current student as "a brilliant teacher who has helped me with whatever styles of music I have wanted to play". I've been a profession teacher for over 10 years and am well established in the local area. I teach from my home or yours and even offer on-line lessons using Skype.
I have a fully modern studio, and am able to create custom backing tracks for you at no extra cost. Please do not hesitate to contact me at any time for more details.

Teaching Experience:

I have been teaching privately for over ten years and have got many students to pass their guitar and theory grades

Tutoring Approach:

I have an informal approach, trying to make lessons as enjoyable as I can and still achieve the best possible results.

Subjects
  • Music
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (26 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (26 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (26 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (26 p.h.)

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Pri (Mr)
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Subjects: Maths  |  Entrance Exams  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / Online
Info: Hi, my name is Pri and I'm a qualified teacher with a degree in Mathematics. I've been rated 'outstanding' in my last teaching reports and was awarded a teacher training scholarship by the IMA. I also write GCSE Maths mark schemes for Create-A-Test ( ...
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Hi, my name is Pri and I'm a qualified teacher with a degree in Mathematics. I've been rated 'outstanding' in my last teaching reports and was awarded a teacher training scholarship by the IMA. I also write GCSE Maths mark schemes for Create-A-Test (Technology in Education Ltd).

Teaching Experience:

My last placement was at a school in Lewisham where my mentor twice rated me an 'outstanding' teacher (i.e. OfSTED level 1). I taught Key Stages 3 and 4 as well as A-level. Prior to this I taught in Hertfordshire where I also led STEM workshops for Mathematics.

I previously worked as a full-time tutor in Cardiff, where I a large number of pupils between A-level and primary school age.

Tutoring Approach:

For long term tuition, I focus more on conceptual understanding rather than just procedural. In other words, pupils should be able to explain how to solve problems and why they use certain methods, rather than just doing it. This higher-level understanding has shown to be beneficial as pupils are able to apply their knowledge to solve a wider range of problems than they otherwise would.

Initially, we will seek to identify target topics where the tutee would most benefit from additional help. I will then create a tutoring plan which outlines the order in which we will cover key curriculum areas. I set regular homework to consolidate knowledge.


Feel free to contact me if you have any questions or would like some general advice

Subjects
  • Maths
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (20 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (30 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (30 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (30 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (60 p.h.)
  • Entrance Exams
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (30 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (30 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (30 p.h.)


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Sheena (Mrs)
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Subjects: Entrance Exams  |  Maths  |  English  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (evenings)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home
Info: Hi my name is Sheena and I have over 5 years' experience working with children. I am currently a Primary School Teacher in Harrow and teach my class the whole curriculum therefore have a good understanding of the national curriculum. I am extremely p ...
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Personal Description:
Hi my name is Sheena and I have over 5 years' experience working with children. I am currently a Primary School Teacher in Harrow and teach my class the whole curriculum therefore have a good understanding of the national curriculum. I am extremely passionate about Reading, Writing and Mathematics and believe this is the core to a child's education.

I thoroughly enjoy teaching and working with children because it gives me great satisfaction when children progress and achieve their goals.

Teaching Experience:

I am currently teaching a year 4 class at a Primary school in Harrow. I am thoroughly enjoying the class and helping them achieve their potential is at the heart of what I do. I have also taught a year 5 class and a year 4 class in a primary school in Leicester.

I have completed tutoring before and helped a young boy reach his goal of getting into a private school. I have also helped other young learners to improve their reading strategies, maths concepts and boost their confidence. I have delivered tutoring sessions in Reading, Writing, Mathematics and 11+ exams. I can also help children to prepare for their SATS examinations and being a current primary teacher enables me to know the national curriculum well. I hope I can help and support your child to achieve their maximum potential.

My other experience includes working in learning centers tutoring primary school children and being a volunteer at a school.

Tutoring Approach:

I am passionate about children learning and believe the key is to start early so children can sustain their knowledge in order to help them with their future. I have high expectations of children and will support them achieve their goal. I strive to ensure lessons give children an experience which is memorable and engaging.

Subjects
  • Entrance Exams
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (35 p.h.)
  • Maths
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (35 p.h.)

  • English
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (35 p.h.)

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Yusuf (Mr)
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Subjects: Maths  |  Physics  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (evenings)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home / Online
Info: I am a third year mechanical engineering student in Robert Gordon Unversity, Aberdeen. I did my IGCSE's and A/AS Levels back in Bahrain. I have always been a hard working student and top scoring student in my high school particularly in Maths and Phy ...
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I am a third year mechanical engineering student in Robert Gordon Unversity, Aberdeen. I did my IGCSE's and A/AS Levels back in Bahrain. I have always been a hard working student and top scoring student in my high school particularly in Maths and Physics. Because of my interest and knolwedge in Maths/Physics, I want to help other students who struggle with Maths/Physics and help them achieve good grades like I did back at high school and university. I truly believe that I have the capability to help many others achieve their full potential.

Teaching Experience:

I have mostly given lessons to specific people whom my family knew who struggled with maths/physics. Most of them were middle school and high school students who wanted my help because of my good performance at high school. I have taught approximately 5 people before.
Most of these students passed their exams and improved dramatically from what they got before. Their grades were improved to either A or Bs.

Tutoring Approach:

My lesson structure follows the format:
1. Overview of full lessons in depth through text books and my notes
2. Youtube videos for further explanation of lessons
3. Example question practice
4. Past paper practice
My main aim is to help students who struggle with maths/physics by overcoming their mistakes and help them reach their full potential. As a tutor, I will provide them all of my knowledge and skills that helped me gain 3 A* in my A Levels. I will teach my students all of my past mistakes and how I overcame them in order to reach my full potential in Maths and Physics.

Subjects
  • Maths
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (9 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (9 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (12 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (15 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (20 p.h.)
  • Physics
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (9 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (9 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (12 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (15 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (20 p.h.)


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Kavya (Mrs)
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Subjects: Computer Studies / I.T.  |  Chemistry  |  Physics  |  Electronics  |  Maths  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: From their home
Info: I was born into a family of educators who instilled in me a love of learning.I earned my Bachelor of Engineering degree from Kerala University-India 2014, after that I have worked for 2 years in one of the leading Multi National Company called HCL Te ...
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Personal Description:
I was born into a family of educators who instilled in me a love of learning.I earned my Bachelor of Engineering degree from Kerala University-India 2014, after that I have worked for 2 years in one of the leading Multi National Company called HCL Technologies Limited, India.

Teaching Experience:

I was a tutor for over 20 students in India.

Tutoring Approach:

I know the subjects concept, ideas and problems inside out. I can introduce the subjects to real life applications from my experience and knowledge that I've gained. I can make learning fun and can help to develop the core basement for the students. I can make learning relevant to student's interests, thus create more students who actually care about what they are learning.
I prefer to build a strong and intense relationship with students because I believe the personal relationship is the key to the student's success. The closer the student feels, the more respect and consideration the teacher earns. I always treat every student same because nobody in this world is lazy or not capable, it's the way that we find out the best in them is the key. I always listen and communicate early and often with parents, that helps me to map a better plan for success.
I always believe that lesson planning is important and this intuitively leads to student's success. For my session following points will be covered about the topic
1. Objective of the course
2. Introduction
3.Body of the course
4. Checks and Home Works
5. Conclusion

Subjects
  • Computer Studies / I.T.
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (16 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (16 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (16 p.h.)
  • Chemistry
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (16 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (16 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (16 p.h.)

  • Physics
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (16 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (16 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (16 p.h.)
  • Electronics
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (16 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (16 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (16 p.h.)

  • Maths
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (16 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (16 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (16 p.h.)

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Constance (Miss)
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Subjects: Maths  |  Physics  |  Biology  |  Chemistry  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / Online
Info: I am an enthusiastic and professional student who has a desire to learn, and to help others learn. :-) I think that this makes me an excellent candidate not only to help other students, but to help them enjoy learning! I am currently studying for a ...
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Personal Description:
I am an enthusiastic and professional student who has a desire to learn, and to help others learn. :-)
I think that this makes me an excellent candidate not only to help other students, but to help them enjoy learning!
I am currently studying for a MChem at Cardiff University.
I also received all A's for my A-Levels, and 8 A*'s at GCSE.


I can easily form good relationships with other academics and colleagues as shown through my previous job experience. I also possess strong interpersonal skills, which have been developed through my many years of experience in both professional jobs and also some tutoring experience within schools.
Having a job throughout my studies has meant I have acquired a capacity to manage workloads to a good standard, including undertaking the whole of my third year of study at university while employed full time as an intern at the aircraft engineering company Airbus.

Teaching Experience:

I have recently completed voluntary tutoring experience within a 'Number Buddy' Scheme, where I entered schools to teach school children who were struggling with various problems in their curriculum for the whole year. This was incredibly rewarding, as the regular sessions meant that I could see the improvement made.

My grades throughout my education have been high, and so I have commonly helped other students with their work. This is mutually beneficial, as I think that you can learn something new from almost everyone you meet, including students who you are also teaching!

Tutoring Approach:

I like to get to know the tutees, and how they would like the sessions to run. This allows me to research the curriculum so that I can provide the highest level of tutoring possible, but also so the tutees can get as much out of the sessions as possible.

Once we become familiar with each other, a mixture of Q&A based 'flip-learning', where the tutees tell or ask me areas where help is needed and we can work through together, is used alongside test and exercise based learning. The exact nature is definitely dependant on the individual.

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

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


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