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Paul (Mr)
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Subjects: Website design  |  Computer Studies / I.T.  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home / Online
Info: As a child I took apart computers and wrote computer programs for the fun of it. I enjoy researching technology and keeping up to date on the latest advancements. As part of my current work I develop websites, provide training in PHP programming, ...
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Personal Description:
As a child I took apart computers and wrote computer programs for the fun of it. I enjoy researching technology and keeping up to date on the latest advancements.

As part of my current work I develop websites, provide training in PHP programming, and much more.

Teaching Experience:

I have worked as an instructor or tutor at the following companies or institutions:
Staffordshire University
Matthew Boulton College
Computeach Ltd

What some have said about me:

"Thanks again for the week - I found the revision and exercises were very good. I think you did a great job of helping us to pass the exam." - Charl
"I found your tutorage inspiring and returned with a wealth of knowledge and renewed impetus." - Jon
"I wanted to thank you very much for an excellent course over the last four days, which was extremely professionally conducted, always interesting, and communicated with enthusiasm and good humour". - Robert
"Just a quick email to say that I've recently got a job as a junior Oracle DBA, just thought I'd say thanks as I wouldn't have got it without your help!" - Mike, Junior Oracle DBA
"Thanks for the course - although it was tiring it was also enjoyable (I like your sense of humour). I thought the course was good with the alternating of the three different types of activity." - Debbie

Tutoring Approach:

My philosophy is that anyone can learn if they have a willing spirit and a patient teacher.

To develop an appropriate training program I first determine the needs of the student and work out short and long term goals. I use a variety of training methods, including demonstration, practice, memorization, and assessment.


IMPORTANT NOTE: Please don't ask me to complete your assignment for you as this is cheating.

Subjects
  • Website design
  • Further/Higher (university) (60 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (60 p.h.)
  • Computer Studies / I.T.
  • Further/Higher (university) (60 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (60 p.h.)


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Neha (Mrs)
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Subjects: Business Related  |  Accounting  |  Maths  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (evenings)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home
Info: I am very patient and tolerant but very effective in imparting right techniques in Maths. I encourage independent thinking and asking questions. I am currently teaching in a Sixth Form college and I have a good experience in teaching AS/A2 Maths, Acc ...
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Personal Description:
I am very patient and tolerant but very effective in imparting right techniques in Maths. I encourage independent thinking and asking questions. I am currently teaching in a Sixth Form college and I have a good experience in teaching AS/A2 Maths, Accounting and Business Studies.

Teaching Experience:

I have been teaching to sixth form students for quite a long time now and have delivered excellent results. After completing my Master's in International Business, I have been working at Independent Sixth Form college in Birmingham since September 2010 teaching AS/A2 Maths, Accounting and Business Studies. Working in a sixth form college has given me immense confidence to deal with students.

Tutoring Approach:

I put a lot of emphasis on past papers and exam reports as its very important to read Examiner's Mind frame before attempting any paper. I believe that examiners understand the mind of a student through his/her written attempt, not how hard a student has worked or how impressive his subject knowledge is. In order to facilitate this, I have a vast resource of Past papers and Exam reports which prove quite conducive for my tutees.

Subjects
  • Business Related
  • A-Level or Highers (40 p.h.)
  • Accounting
  • A-Level or Highers (40 p.h.)

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

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Gemma (Miss)
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Subjects: Study Skills  |  Chemistry  |  Biology  |  Combined Science  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / Online
Info: As a school student, I was a confirmed hater of Science! I am still haunted by the drafty labs and memories of sitting in silence on wobbly stools taking notes from ancient text books and carrying out odd practicals with the ubiquitous Potato tuber. ...
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Personal Description:
As a school student, I was a confirmed hater of Science! I am still haunted by the drafty labs and memories of sitting in silence on wobbly stools taking notes from ancient text books and carrying out odd practicals with the ubiquitous Potato tuber. It wasn't until I started studying Science as an adult learner in an FE college, where I was taught by inspiring and enthusiastic lecturers, who illustrated important concepts with analogies, diagrams and genuinely interesting practicals, that I began to realise that science was relevant to me and was "my thing".

This experience has stayed with me and has given me a passion for making science exciting and largely the reason that I chose a career in personal tutoring.

I am a professional full-time private tutor. I have recently graduated with an MSc in Science (Medicinal Chemistry and science education studies). I have also graduated with a First class honours degree in Life Sciences (Open) and I have completed a Post-graduate Certificate in Professional Studies in Education, specialising in Science Education.

Teaching Experience:

I specialised in A level and GCSE tuition and I have extensive experience working with a wide range of students, from those who are struggling and need help understanding the key concepts to those who do well in science but need support to develop the exam technique that will get them the top grades.

I have tutored students working towards exams with all the major exam boards, including AQA (AS, A2 Biology and Chemistry, GCSE core science, GCSE Additional Science, GCSE Biology and Chemistry), OCR (AS, A2 Biology and Chemistry, Salter's Chemistry, 21st Century Science GCSE), WJEC (A level Biology), EDEXCEL (AS and A2 Biology and Chemistry, GCSE, IGCSE)


I also have much experience working with students entering for exams as external candidates and I can provide assistance in making arrangements for this.

In my professional life prior to tuition, I was employed as a company trainer in the catering industry, working with newly employed staff on an individual basis to help them develop the skills and knowledge relevant to their new positions and training existing staff to take on more senior roles. This gave me extensive experience of one-to-one tuition and creating individual training strategies.

Tutoring Approach:

When I begin tutoring a new student, I spend some time getting to know the individual and we begin by discussing their current feelings about Science and what they would like to get out of the tutorial sessions. I also carry out an assessment of the individual's learning style (sounds scary, but it's not, it's just a short quiz). By discovering how the individual learns best, I can structure the tutorials so that they are composed of activities that will be both effective and enjoyable. In all cases, I endeavor to make Science enjoyable and relevant to the individual student as possible and tailor the explanations to their particular interests.

As well as providing subject-specific tuition, I place particular emphasis on the development of study and exam skills. Where relevant, this includes teaching essay writing skills, how to revise, how to approach exams and specific scientific skills, such as data analysis and evaluation, which are often assessed in course work. I also offer tutorial sessions which focus just on study skills, for those who are comfortable with their subject knowledge but need extra support in these areas.

As well as traditional face to face sessions, I also offer fully online lessons using skype and an interactive whiteboard which allows me to interact with students in the same way as in a face-to-face lesson. If you are interested in online tuition but are not sure how it would work please contact me to discuss.

Subjects
  • Study Skills
  • A-Level or Highers (30 p.h.)
  • Chemistry
  • A-Level or Highers (30 p.h.)

  • Biology
  • A-Level or Highers (30 p.h.)
  • Combined Science
  • A-Level or Highers (30 p.h.)


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Simon (Mr)
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Subjects: Politics  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (evenings)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you
Info: I am a senior manager working within the public sector based in central London. My academic qualifications in this field are supported by extensive professional experience working within local and central government. I provide that sought after combi ...
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Personal Description:
I am a senior manager working within the public sector based in central London. My academic qualifications in this field are supported by extensive professional experience working within local and central government. I provide that sought after combination of in depth academic political knowledge with 'on the ground' relevant and extensive practical experience. Many of my clients comment on this being a significant factor in why I was chosen above other tutors.

I am not a State Registered Teacher. I like to ensure that this is clear. However the vast majority of politics teachers are not qualified in politics and have little in depth understanding of the nuances of British or US political systems. Many of my students ask me why I don't teach. The simple answer is that I can pick the subject I want to teach and throw 100% of my time into one student at a time.

Teaching Experience:

I have extensive tutoring experience of A level Government and Politics and a proven track record. I am currently tutoring students for Edexcel and AQA A Level Government and Politics and essay writing. I can provide verifiable references from recent/current students.

The last round of exams (August 2016) all my students achieved a minimum two grade increase to their original grades (some going from E to B) and can provide details and personal references for any potential client to check. All of my students this year achieved a B or above.

A significant amount of my client base is built up through recommendations from previous clients. I also have extensive experience of teaching adults in an adult education environment and have an NVQ in Delivering Learning.

Tutoring Approach:

I provide tutoring on a 121 basis but am totally flexible depending on the tutees needs. I tutor to the subject syllabus, with the added value of my experience, expertise and contextual detail on current political and social events being included. I build confidence above all else.

It is always difficult inviting a new tutor into your house, but you will find I am relaxed, friendly, totally adaptable and totally reliable. My clients comment they can set their watch by my punctuality! I am available most evenings and all weekends but with sufficient notice I can also tutor during the day.

Included in the fee is full email and telephone support - no extra charges !! In addition the first consultation is free of charge for you to meet me and ensure that I am suitable for your needs. I will travel most places but if it is a substantial distance will add travel costs.

Many of my clients will support the fact that they actually realised they began to enjoy the subject following being tutored by me.

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

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Kate (Miss)
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Subjects: Drama  |  Reading & Writing skills  |  English  |  Study Skills  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (evenings)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home / Online
Info: I am a 1st Class Honours graduate from UCLAN, Preston, having studied Dance Performance and Teaching. The course combined dance technique, physical training and a strong focus on facilitating and tutoring. I gained a highly acclaimed PGCE Secondary ...
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Personal Description:
I am a 1st Class Honours graduate from UCLAN, Preston, having studied Dance Performance and Teaching. The course combined dance technique, physical training and a strong focus on facilitating and tutoring.
I gained a highly acclaimed PGCE Secondary teacher training qualificaton specialising in Performing Arts (dance and drama) at Liverpool Hope University and professionally lectured HND Dance at Mid Cheshire college.
I enjoy academic work and feel confident in my own abilities regarding writing skills, basic computer skills and organisational skills. I personally have worked on these attributes through all my A Level studies and during University (both under-graduate and post-graduate) to reach a stage where I am competent and comfortable enough to pass what I have learnt onto others. My A Level subjects included English Language, Psychology and Performing Arts.
I now teach Dance, Drama, Music and English at a London secondary school and am the whole school Literacy Lead as well as Head of Performing Arts (Music, Dance and Drama).
I am an approachable, empathetic and dedicated tutor that has knowledge of the current education system and styles first hand.

Teaching Experience:

To date, my experience varies from both formal educational settings to those in the community. I have experience with all ages and all abilities; including disadvantaged groups and disabled students.
Dance is my specialism so I often teach in Physical Education settings, combining techniques from both typical classroom management and also general facilitation.
I am continually working in the community to broaden my experience base and as a result have worked with all types of learners therefore building up a good amount of tools and skills that I apply to individual cases.
I assisted in the running and facilitating of Preston Youth Dance Company and, until moving to London, ran my own community classes as well as teach professionally at further and higher education levels.
In my professional environment I am subject to regular observations and monitoring to maintain my high practice.

Tutoring Approach:

My approach is often a more physical 'learn by doing' approach. Visualising and trying each avenue out is what I find works best in order to understand what does and does not work. I take care in addressing the type of learner I deal with and prefer not to force or expect knowledge but encourage and develop it.
I believe that it is important to firstly understand each other as tutor and tutee and then agree on preferred structure and goals, both short and long term. I also firmly believe in praise where due and do not hesitate to create the correct relationship boundaries.

Subjects
  • Drama
  • 11+ (secondary) (40 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (40 p.h.)
  • Reading & Writing skills
  • 11+ (secondary) (35 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (35 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (45 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (45 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (50 p.h.)

  • English
  • 11+ (secondary) (35 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (35 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (45 p.h.)
  • Study Skills
  • 11+ (secondary) (35 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (35 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (45 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (45 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (50 p.h.)


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Jeremy (Dr)
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Subjects: German  |  French  |  English (Foreign Language)  |  English  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you
Info: I have been a teacher all my professional life, although for ten years I worked in the theatre as an actor, fight director and singer. I love teaching and I love music. Most importantly, perhaps, I have never stopped learning! ...
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Personal Description:
I have been a teacher all my professional life, although for ten years I worked in the theatre as an actor, fight director and singer. I love teaching and I love music. Most importantly, perhaps, I have never stopped learning!

Teaching Experience:

I have been teaching English, French and German for 25 years. I studied English at Oxford; worked in Germany, studied in Spain and have my main home in France. I recently trained in Teaching English as a Foreign Language, so I feel up to date with current teaching methodology. Nevertheless, I adapt my teaching style and methods to benefit my tutees. I teach adult evening classes and give private tuition in French, German and English Literacy.

Tutoring Approach:

I will come to your home and talk to you about what your learning requirements are and will tutor in order for you to maximise your potential in line with your requirements. All tutees have different learning styles and preferences, too, so I will pick up on yours and shape our lessons accordingly. We will work proactively, and there will be specific goals and targets for each lesson so that you will be able to chart your progress. My colleagues think I have a great sense of humour, and I have sometimes found it to be helpful in a teaching situation. I am, however, totally professional in the conduct of my lessons and tutorials.

Subjects
  • German
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (18 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (20 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (20 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (20 p.h.)
  • French
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (18 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (20 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (20 p.h.)

  • English (Foreign Language)
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (18 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (20 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (20 p.h.)
  • English
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (18 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (20 p.h.)


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Nick (Mr)
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Subjects: Maths  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (evenings)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / Online
Info: Hi, I'm 25 years old and full of enthusiasm and passion to ensure pupils do the best they can in Maths. I have been fortunate to tutor many tutees with success, particular at GCSE level. ...
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Personal Description:
Hi, I'm 25 years old and full of enthusiasm and passion to ensure pupils do the best they can in Maths. I have been fortunate to tutor many tutees with success, particular at GCSE level.

Teaching Experience:

I'm a fully qualified maths teacher with vast experience in tuition. I have tutored over 40 pupils, the large majority in GCSE years.
I have given personal tuition for the past 4 years.
I have marked many past exam papers and worked with a lot of GCSE groups. I have a very high understanding of the level that is needed to achieve each grade.

Tutoring Approach:

I have a friendly and enthusiastic approach, where I focus on relating to the pupil and inspiring them to do the best they can. I look to establish their strengths and weaknesses, build their confidence in the subject and push them to their maximum.
I have a very large collection of resources across all topics including many exam questions for all topics. These are used in lessons however I am also happy to offer extra work that will benefit the tutee if they wish to do it in their own time.

Subjects
  • Maths
  • 11+ (secondary) (35 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (35 p.h.)

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Ian (Mr)
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Subjects: Maths  |  English  
Availability: Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you
Info: I am a mature retired primary school teacher and have taught all through my career . I live in chesterfield and i live life to the full enjoying keep fit , walking in the country and playing music . ...
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Personal Description:
I am a mature retired primary school teacher and have taught all through my career .
I live in chesterfield and i live life to the full enjoying keep fit , walking in the country and playing music .

Teaching Experience:

I have taught throughout my career which has spanned over thrirty years in primary schools across the primary age range
In addition i have tutored for over twenty years also at the primary age range and have tutored in maths and english at all levels within the primary curriculum.

Tutoring Approach:

I am an enthusiastic teacher and I try to use praise as much as possible to encourage pupils .
WHere children find the subject difficult, i aways try to start from what they do know and take the learning forward in gradual steps .

I feel it is important to build up a friendly rapport with the learner and I always like to give extra time in reviewing the lesson with parents and suggesting ways forward to increase learning.

Subjects
  • Maths
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (20 p.h.)
  • English
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (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
Info: I am a professional guitarist of 15 years; a tutor, performer, and composer, and author of a technique based guitar tuition book entitled 'Practical Practice', which is presently pursuing publication. I am proficient in rock, pop, blues, funk, meta ...
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Personal Description:
I am a professional guitarist of 15 years; a tutor, performer, and composer, and author of a technique based guitar tuition book entitled 'Practical Practice', which is presently pursuing publication.
I am proficient in rock, pop, blues, funk, metal, punk, and folk styles, while incorporating the concepts of jazz, country, soul, reggae, and classical. I play bass guitar as a second instrument for various projects, including live sessions, and writing and recording music.

I have played in many bands in a variety of styles as a permament band member and for one-off shows, including a live broadcast on BBC Radio Cambridgeshire with singer/songwriter Kerry Devine. I also manage a web based forum for the sharing of information of all things guitar related.

Teaching Experience:

I am private guitar tutor of 5 years, with many live band, solo performances, and recording experiences from which to draw from. I have studied with world-leading musicians including; Giorgio Serci, Jamie Humphries (We will rock you), Pete Friesen (Alice Cooper/The Almighty), Stefan Redtenbacher, and Michael Casswell (Brian May/Ronan Keating).

I have written a technique based guitar tuition book entitled 'Practical Practice' which is available to all students at a discounted price.

I am a registered guitar tutor with the Registry of Guitar Tutors (RGT), and a member of the Incorporated Society of Musicians - the UK's professional body for musicians. I have full Public Liability Insurance, and on-street parking is available.

Tutoring Approach:

Electric and acoustic guitar lessons are taught in a relaxed informal environment, tailored to the individual or small group, and are open to all ages and abilities. Lessons which are typically 1 hour (but can be adapted to suit the student) cover; repertoire, technique, theory, performance, notation literacy, aural perception, song-writing, and music technology, with speciaslist techniques of slide, whammy bar, and effects and pedals. Students can also be entered for RGT grade examinations if they wish.

Subjects
  • Music
  • 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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Svetlana (Mrs)
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Subjects: English (Foreign Language)  |  Russian  |  Polish  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: From their home / Online
Info: I am a graduate from St-Petersburg State University, Russia, Department of Philology.I am a philologist-specialist in Slavonic Languages, translator and teacher of Russian and Polish languages and literature . (Diploma with Honours. Master's Degree) ...
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Personal Description:
I am a graduate from St-Petersburg State University, Russia, Department of Philology.I am a philologist-specialist in Slavonic Languages, translator and teacher of Russian and Polish languages and literature . (Diploma with Honours. Master's Degree). One of my lines of education is teaching English as a foreign language, which I have been teaching in English, Russian and Polish. I am a Russian native speaker, but Polish is my second native language as I grew up in Poland.

Teaching Experience:

I have more than 20 years of tutoring experience in Russia and Great Britain, I taught Russian to American and English businessmen in St.-Petersburg, English to Russian and Polish children and students and Polish to Polish kids living in the UK.
At the present time I teach English to Russian and French students.
April 2008 up to February 2012 hosting and teaching English to students from SUL Language Schools Ltd.
February 2012 -April 2012 voluntary teaching oral classes at Exeter University.
October 2011-May 2012 voluntary teaching Polish to the Polish children at the Polish school in Exeter, working as an academic manager for the school.
January 2011 -March 2011 voluntary teaching oral classes at Exeter University.
January 2011-August 2011 supervising dissertations in translation and teaching a module in traslation to postgraduates, working as an occasional teacher.
Teaching oral classes to all four years of Russian language students at Exeter University.
October 2009-March 2010 -teaching Russian language at Exeter University, supervising dissertations in translation.
October 2008-May 2009 -teaching Russian language at the Russian Department of Exeter University.
1st and 4th year students. Translation Russian to English and English to Russian.
May 2008 -teaching a module in applied translation to postgraduates at Exeter University.
2001-2007 -private tutoring of Russian and English as foreign languages.

Tutoring Approach:

I have a very flexible student-orientated approach to teaching, based on the needs and targets of my students. I always try to make the language I teach interesting and fascinating, learning a new language means discovering a new culture. My lessons consist of 3-4 activities such as grammatical exercises, reading, translating and discussing texts and different topics, listening and comprehension, as well as working on pronunciation and oral skills.

Subjects
  • English (Foreign Language)
  • Adult/Casual learner (25 p.h.)
  • Russian
  • 11+ (secondary) (15 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (15 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (15 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (25 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (25 p.h.)

  • Polish
  • 11+ (secondary) (15 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (15 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (15 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (25 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (25 p.h.)

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Maria (Mrs)
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Subjects: Spanish  
Availability: Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home / Online
Info: Hello! I am Maria. I am a Spanish who has been living in Bedford for two years. I have got plenty of experience in teaching one to one and other education methods. I just love teaching as I think that what you teach someone remains there forever, it ...
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Personal Description:
Hello! I am Maria. I am a Spanish who has been living in Bedford for two years. I have got plenty of experience in teaching one to one and other education methods. I just love teaching as I think that what you teach someone remains there forever, it is like a gift for live. I reckon that learning is the best human ability and I like being part of that.

Teaching Experience:

I have a great background teaching both children and adults. I started tutoring children when I was a student at the university and then I carried on doing it for a few years. I worked also for many years in a science company where I provided science classes in schools as well as activities, shows and workshops.
I also have a broad experience teaching Spanish and helping my students either to pass their language test or to be able to communicate while living or going on holiday to Spain and South America.

Tutoring Approach:

Language are the key to communicate, and that is always in my mind when I teach spanish. The lessons are always dynamic and guided to make students speak and understand quickly and successfully. It's a different method designed to enjoy learning from the beginning and really focused on pronunciation.

Subjects
  • Spanish
  • 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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Shannon (Miss)
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Subjects: Reading & Writing skills  |  Religious Studies  |  Study Skills  |  Drama  |  English  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Online
Info: My name is Shannon, but you can call me Shan! I am 17 years old and currently taking a gap 5 months from A-levels before going to boarding school in September to restart year 12 in the UK. I have a younger sister whom I have spent many many hours wit ...
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Personal Description:
My name is Shannon, but you can call me Shan! I am 17 years old and currently taking a gap 5 months from A-levels before going to boarding school in September to restart year 12 in the UK. I have a younger sister whom I have spent many many hours with, helping with 'last-minute' homework and projects.
I live with my Mum, and she works full time so I mainly have a house all to myself, so lots of time to study! Currently, I spend my time doing lots of charity work which I have a passion for.

I have a bubbly and friendly nature, and understand how difficult some subjects can be! Trust me, I have been that one in the class who has no idea if the teacher is even speaking the same language as me!! The good news is, I adapted study skills and learnt amazing ways to revise and ta-da... I did really well in my exams!

Teaching Experience:

I taught English in Cambodia during February of 2015.

Tutoring Approach:

Friendly chat to start with, to see what are the key areas of difficulty are.
Work at students own pace until each topic is grasped!

*homework will be given once a week!

Subjects
  • Reading & Writing skills
  • 11+ (secondary) (9 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (9 p.h.)
  • Religious Studies
  • 11+ (secondary) (9 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (9 p.h.)

  • Study Skills
  • 11+ (secondary) (9 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (9 p.h.)
  • Drama
  • 11+ (secondary) (9 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (9 p.h.)

  • English
  • 11+ (secondary) (9 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (9 p.h.)

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Steve (Mr)
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Subjects: English  |  Entrance Exams  |  Maths  |  Economics  |  Business Related  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home
Info: Seasoned FE and University lecturer, management consultant and entrepreneur. Adept at providing hands-on learner-centric business-related tuition to forward-looking success-hungry students. ...
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Personal Description:
Seasoned FE and University lecturer, management consultant and entrepreneur. Adept at providing hands-on learner-centric business-related tuition to forward-looking success-hungry students.

Teaching Experience:

Been teaching A levels and graduate business and economics in the UK and overseas in last 15years. Very comfortable with complex courses like Macro-economics ; Statistics; Business Research Methodologies ; Investment Analysis and Operations Research.

Tutoring Approach:

Patience, Can-do-mentality, and One-size-doesn`t-fit-all . With broad business consulting and teaching experience, I am able to diagnose clients education needs, suggest effective learning methods and motivate towards desired learning goals ....Because, I believe no learner is without redemption or hopeless.

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

  • Maths
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (20 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (25 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (25 p.h.)
  • Economics
  • GCSE or Standards (25 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (30 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (30 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (30 p.h.)

  • Business Related
  • GCSE or Standards (25 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (30 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (30 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (30 p.h.)

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And (Mr)
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Subjects: Psychology  |  Politics  |  History  |  Sociology  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: From their home / Online
Info: I am an experienced sociology tutor and proofreader having taught in the sociology department at the University of Warwick for four years and also for a short while in the School of Languages and Social Sciences at the University of Aston. (I can als ...
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Personal Description:
I am an experienced sociology tutor and proofreader having taught in the sociology department at the University of Warwick for four years and also for a short while in the School of Languages and Social Sciences at the University of Aston. (I can also tutor at this level in modern history, politics and international relations). I have BA in sociology and politics from Oxford Brookes University and an MSc in social science research methods from Sussex. I have also recently and successfully completed my doctorate at the University of Warwick. In addition to my university work, I have tutored for a private agency (where I held an advanced CRB certificate) at A-level in sociology, politics and modern history. I have a good record of helping A-level students to achieve the grades they require for a place in higher education and I have continued this success whilst tutoring independently in the north east where I have now lived for for the last year.

At A-level I am happy to help with essay writing and subject research and prep for exams. Please contact me early in your studies though (early in the academic year, as early intervention has greater rewards...).For undergraduates, I can offer advice on essay and dissertation construction and also on writing style and format. Additionally, I can help to formulate ideas for research projects and can proof read long or short drafts.

Teaching Experience:

I have tutored at A-level and taught at undergraduate level for 7 years.

Tutoring Approach:

My approach to tutoring is simple: I help to give students the skills and knowledge they require to achieve their goals in education.

Subjects
  • Psychology
  • A-Level or Highers (25 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (25 p.h.)
  • Politics
  • A-Level or Highers (25 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (25 p.h.)

  • History
  • A-Level or Highers (25 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (25 p.h.)
  • Sociology
  • A-Level or Highers (25 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (25 p.h.)


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Rachel (Mrs)
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Subjects: Art  |  Maths  |  Reading & Writing skills  |  French  |  English (Foreign Language)  |  English  
Availability: Weekdays (daytime)
Types of Tutoring: From their home
Info: I am friendly and cheerful, I want each individual to achieve their personal best in their chosen subject. I believe that one to one tutoring can be an enormous help to students, particularly where good personal relationships are formed. I enjoy seei ...
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I am friendly and cheerful, I want each individual to achieve their personal best in their chosen subject. I believe that one to one tutoring can be an enormous help to students, particularly where good personal relationships are formed. I enjoy seeing students grapple with difficulties and then move forward - with support and determination, goals can be reached.

Teaching Experience:

I trained to teach in 1980, since then I have taught individuals, classes and groups in the UK and abroad.
I have worked in full time and part time posts in further education, in schools and in individual hourly sessions.
My most recent experience has been as a full time primary school teacher, working in a Warwickshire primary school for the last 15 years with experience of both Key Stage 1 and 2 curriculum.
I am used to teaching both those who expect to succeed and those who are more used to failure,

I am currently available and welcome enquiries from individuals seeking to extend their learning.

Tutoring Approach:

I believe in working with each individual and if relevant their parents or guardians.
I aim to tailor an individual porgramme to the needs of each person.
What interests me is finding out what your child needs and how you want me to support him/her then working steadily towards an agreed outcome.
Establishing good communication between your child and me is of paramount importance to success.
I look forward to meeting you.

Subjects
  • Art
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (25 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (30 p.h.)
  • Maths
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (25 p.h.)

  • Reading & Writing skills
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (25 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (30 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (30 p.h.)
  • French
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (25 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (30 p.h.)

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


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Laura (Miss)
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Subjects: Maths  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (evenings)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home
Info: Young, energetic and enthusiastic. Keen to make Maths as fun and dynamic as possible for optimal learning and retention of understanding. ...
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Young, energetic and enthusiastic. Keen to make Maths as fun and dynamic as possible for optimal learning and retention of understanding.

Teaching Experience:

I have worked in schools now for 5 years in both the Maths and Sports departments. I have worked with children since I was 16 as a tennis instructor, ski instructor and a Mathematics teacher. I began teaching in a private prep school (3-13-year-olds) and have recently been working at a state secondary (11-18-year-olds). I began tutoring 4 years ago in both Maths and various different Sports.

Tutoring Approach:

Perform an initial gap analysis to identify the areas that need the most work. Tailor tutoring to the exact needs of the student and teach utilising a variety of techniques that are most suitable to the type of learner.

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

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Junaid (Mr)
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Subjects: English  |  Entrance Exams  |  Biology  |  Chemistry  |  Maths  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home / Online
Info: I am a student at the University of Birmingham School and, as a young tutor, I thoroughly understand the difficulties students face in achieving the top grades and how to improve revision strategies which will help with each specification. I have ach ...
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Personal Description:
I am a student at the University of Birmingham School and, as a young tutor, I thoroughly understand the difficulties students face in achieving the top grades and how to improve revision strategies which will help with each specification. I have achieved 8A*/A grades at GCSE level.
I look for innovative ways in which I can teach and am driven by my capability of being able to instill confidence in students after two years of experience.
I am highly motivated and passionate about education, and work hard to show progress in my students. I use a wide range of resources with students and, as such, am familiar with the different exam boards.
My strongest area of teaching is Chemistry and Mathematics.

Teaching Experience:

11 plus entrance exams
A level Biology, Chemistry and Maths
GCSE Biology, Chemistry, Physics and Maths

Tutoring Approach:

My aim is to create a friendly, non-pressured approach to learning. I realise that it is vital to build the self confidence of each of my students and to ensure a clear understanding of basic skills. I assess the children carefully through questioning and discussion to identify each child's misconceptions, strengths and weaknesses. I then use a range of strategies and explanations appropriate to that child's abilities. I ensure that the student works at his/her own pace This structured approach leads to growing understanding and confidence enabling the student to make good and often very rapid progres

Subjects
  • English
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (15 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (15 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (20 p.h.)
  • Entrance Exams
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (12.5 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (12.5 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (15 p.h.)

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

  • Maths
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (12.5 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (12.5 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (12.5 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (15 p.h.)

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Francois (Mr)
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Subjects: French  |  Japanese  |  German  |  English  |  English (Foreign Language)  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / Online
Info: I'm a linguistic and enjoy languages. Speak English, German and French fluently and can do business in Japanese. I have lived in North America, Europe and Asia and enjoy understanding different cultures and languages. In business I'm an indepe ...
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Personal Description:
I'm a linguistic and enjoy languages. Speak English, German and French fluently and can do business in Japanese. I have lived in North America, Europe and Asia and enjoy understanding different cultures and languages.

In business I'm an independent consultant, trainer and facilitator, working mainly in the business world. I design and run learning workshops in collaborative decision-making and lean thinking for companies of different sizes. I also run cross-cultural simulations to help people experience and learn how to cope working with different cultures.

Teaching Experience:

Most of my early teaching experience started with 15 years' English teaching to mainly corporate clients in Japan. I consider myself a highly experienced, versatile and resourceful former Language Teacher (TEFL), Tutor and Coach with further background as Intercultural Consultant. I have extensive experience teaching English in Asia, with expertise in accelerated learning techniques (e.g. suggestopedia) and Peer-based learning through Self-Organising Learning Environments.

I have taught classes and individuals at various levels and for various purposes. I have also done a lot of business English and specialised English for professionals. While I have a great deal of experience working with groups, I have also worked in educational learning environments as business coach and corporate tutor working with individuals What is most important, however, is that it is not about teaching, but about the student learning; it is hence imperative to start from the perspective of what the learner actually needs and working from there. I pride myself in being able to design courses and tuition tailor-made to the specific needs of the learners.

I also have a lot of experience teaching other foreign languages, using similar approaches. In particular I have done a lot of work teaching GERMAN and FRENCH, and a little beginner JAPANESE, to adult learners, and of course as a linguist have worked with more academic learning of languages at GCSE level and above. When teaching German or French to adult learners my focus is on giving learners the basic language skills they need to able to get by in the respective country in an enjoyable way.

Tutoring Approach:

Unless I am teaching towards academic aims (e.g. GCSE support), I view language as something that is used to communicate with, it is something one does, we do not normally learn a foreign language just for the sake of passive knowledge. To me therefore it is far more important to use the language than just learn it. My approach to tutoring is thus quite action oriented, we do things with language, and just like children (who did not learn their native language from a book) language is always used in a context, so it's important to provide contextual clues when introducing new language.

I emphasize engagement and participation a lot, with a strong focus on real communication (rather than practiced simulation where possible). Very early on I introduce meta-language, which is language about language (e.g. could you repeat that?, What do you mean by....?, Why do I say ... and not ...?), because this the only kind of genuine communication that happens in a language class, and thus it is an opportunity to use real communication. But above all, language should be fun, learn by doing and lively, and my interactive approach always works towards that.

Subjects
  • French
  • Adult/Casual learner (35 p.h.)
  • Japanese
  • Adult/Casual learner (35 p.h.)

  • German
  • 11+ (secondary) (30 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (30 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (35 p.h.)
  • English
  • GCSE or Standards (30 p.h.)

  • English (Foreign Language)
  • Adult/Casual learner (35 p.h.)

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