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James (Mr)
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Subjects: History  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / Online
Info: I am a twenty-seven year-old graduate, currently studying for a PhD in History at Queen Mary University of London. I am young, enthusiastic, and have excellent communication skills. I have lived in London for two years, and in my spare time I enjo ...
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Personal Description:
I am a twenty-seven year-old graduate, currently studying for a PhD in History at Queen Mary University of London.

I am young, enthusiastic, and have excellent communication skills. I have lived in London for two years, and in my spare time I enjoy football, playing the guitar and reading about history.

Teaching Experience:

Throughout my academic career I have engaged in mentoring and tutoring schemes. During my A levels I tutored a number of pupils through their History GCSEs, and at university I was a volunteer mentor for first year students, helping them to structure their studies and get through exams during a particularly challenging time.

As part of my PhD programme, I teach three seminars with first-year undergraduates on a weekly basis on a course about the Anglo-American "special relationship" in the twentieth century.

I have worked as a private tutor for six years. I have lots of experience in tutoring students at GCSE and A Level, and have worked with students with a range of capabilities.

My long-term goal is a career as a lecturer or teacher. I have enjoyed the process immensely whenever I have engaged with students, and want to broaden my experience as much as possible.

Tutoring Approach:

I feel that my young age, and the fact I took my A levels and GCSEs relatively recently, gives me a strong advantage in tutoring. All the difficulties and emotions students encounter when taking these exams are fresh in my memory, and I am confident that with encouragement, patience and a friendly understanding, I can make a huge difference to students' prospects. My strong academic record is testament to my ability to approach exams efficiently and with enthusiasm, and my experience in tutoring has developed my skills in approaching a range of student issues, from last-minute revision to long-term guidance.

Subjects
  • History
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (20 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (20 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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Becky (Miss)
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Subjects: English  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home / Online
Info: I am enthusiastic, supportive and encouraging teacher. I have a broad and wide love of literature but a special love for Shakespeare and Literature of the Romantic period, especially Mary Shelley and her contemporaries. I am also an enormous fan of ...
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Personal Description:
I am enthusiastic, supportive and encouraging teacher. I have a broad and wide love of literature but a special love for Shakespeare and Literature of the Romantic period, especially Mary Shelley and her contemporaries. I am also an enormous fan of modern American
and realist drama and Greek tragedy. I run a theatre company, study a masters and love singing, performing and writing.

Teaching Experience:

I have been teaching for seven years - working as a private tutor for several bespoke companies in London, working abroad in Greece and Spain and in the UK at Stamford and Oakham Schools.

I am endlessly fascinated with the way in which Literature acts as a gateway to understanding life and, in turn, the superb ability of writers to capture and reflect the world they live in through written expression. Of equal importance to me, is the connection of Literature to all other subjects and I believe in introducing students of all ages to different texts and genres; I relish discussion of a single word, alongside considering a text in light of its historical context. I believe I am an energetic and enthusiastic teacher and I take enormous pleasure in helping students to give of their very best. Whilst I am excited by intellectual curiosity and rigorous debate, I love working with less able students and helping them to realise their own potential. A few of my students with severe dyslexia have achieved very highly in their IGCSE and AS examinations, in addition to the most able students gaining their predicted grades.

Tutoring Approach:

I believe in finding opportunities for the students to enjoy the texts they study, in addition to coaching them rigorously in the necessary set of analytical skills they need to write top notch essays or descriptive/narrative pieces. I enjoy assisting students at all stages of their education and have experience in teaching all key stages. In addition to preparing students thoroughly for public examinations, I have been able to help pupils explore a variety of texts and genres and discover the joy of great writing

I enjoy helping students contemplating Higher Education - having helped students look at different courses, selecting modules and advising them on their personal statements; it has been rewarding to try and help students play to their individual strengths. I have delivered several specialist seminars for University applicants and assisted in delivering intensive mock interviews, both at Stamford and Oundle School, assisted with interviews and entrance examination preparation.

Subjects
  • English
  • 11+ (secondary) (50 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (50 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (50 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (60 p.h.)

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Simon (Mr)
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Subjects: English (Foreign Language)  |  Music  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home
Info: A fixture in the London underground DJ community for over 10 years, I recently completed a BA in Music Production at BIMM London (1st degree honours awarded) whilst also holding a MLT in Teaching and Training. I currently tutor at CM Sounds and C ...
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Personal Description:
A fixture in the London underground DJ community for over 10 years, I recently completed a BA in Music Production at BIMM London (1st degree honours awarded) whilst also holding a MLT in Teaching and Training.

I currently tutor at CM Sounds and Core Arts, both based in east London. Production projects have been varied and exciting with remixes and artist albums released on the original rave era label Kniteforce, and sync remix commissions for UMPG (Universal Music).

Past achievements include gaining a BTec level 3 in Music Technology, Designing and growing a successful underground music website (now officially an archive only), and co founding and running Graffiti Breakz (2007-2010), a successful club event which incorporated DJ's, Live Music and Live art.

Teaching Experience:

I am a qualified teacher at City & Guilds level 3 (2015). I recently completed my BA Hons in Music production (2013/2016), I plan to take a year out to gain teaching experience before moving onto to a PGCE in Music Technology for the Lifelong Learning sector at UCL (2017/2018). I already Hold BTec level 3 Diploma in Music technology (2006).

Tutoring Approach:

No matter what your current skill level or preferred style of music, I will be able to help you improve and enhance your skills or GCSE/A-level/Degree course work.

I am also a native english speaker and have a keen interest in academic writing and the english language.

I am willing to travel to a students home, however if the tuition is music based, I would recommend coming to my home studio, which is fully equipped with industry standard equipment and software. This environment will help your skills and knowledge elevate rapidly to the next level. (equipment list found at the foot of this section).

Having studied at Degree level, I am well suited to help you with course work for GSCE/A-level and Degree. Your course work will benefit considerably from the insights gained from my guidance.

However if you have left formal education and require assistance with a music project from the angle of enhanced production and arrangement techniques, I am also glad to be of assistance.

I have extensive experience in the areas of Music Production, Remixing, Studio Recording, Song Writing and Arranging.


Studio Equipment

iMac i7 2013
Logic X / Logic 9
Ableton Live
Pro Tools
Native Instruments Komplete
Spectrasonics Omnisphere
ReFX Nexus 2
FabFilter Collection
Izotope Collection
Waves pack
Vocal recording with multiple mic options
Full length 7 octave midi keyboard
Roland FX units
Rokit 8 Studio monitors
Midi controllers

Subjects
  • English (Foreign Language)
  • A-Level or Highers (18 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (18 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (18 p.h.)
  • Music
  • 11+ (secondary) (18 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (18 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (18 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (18 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (18 p.h.)


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Enrico (Mr)
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Subjects: English (Foreign Language)  |  Music  |  Italian  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home / Online
Info: Academic Qualifications: 2011: PhD Candidate at the University of York - Contemporary Performance (perc. and electronics). 2007: MA in Performance Studies at Cardiff University - Distinction. 2006: BA in Arts and Show Techniques, Ca'Foscari U ...
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Personal Description:
Academic Qualifications:

2011: PhD Candidate at the University of York - Contemporary Performance (perc. and electronics).
2007: MA in Performance Studies at Cardiff University - Distinction.
2006: BA in Arts and Show Techniques, Ca'Foscari University (Venice, Italy). Top mark, magna cum laude.
2006: Diploma in Strumenti a Percussione at the Conservatorio F.E. Dall'Abaco (Verona, Italy). Top mark.
2004: Erasmus scholarship at Cardiff University - 2.1 average.

Masterclass and Current Teachers:


Christian Dierstein (Ensemble Recherche)
Miquel Bernat (Ictus Ensemble)
Rainer Roemer (Ensemble Modern)
Ruud Wiener (vibraphone)
Igor Lesnik, Chris Brannick (multi-percussion)
Jasmin Kolberg, Michael Burritt, Nebojsa Zivkovic (marimba)
Matteo di Francesco (marching band)
Michael Skinner (Basle drumming and orchestral techniques).


Teaching Experience:

2005 (onwards): Private teacher of drum kit, percussion and Italian.
2007: teacher of drum kit at the Istituto Musicale Tomaso Albinoni (Spresiano, Italy).
2008/2010: Teacher of Italian at the University of York, Languages for all.
2008 onwards: Workshops for performers and composers at the Universities of York, Hatfield, Edinburgh, Padova.

Recent Performance Experience and Awards:

Performance Residencies: Contemporary Composition and Performance; New Music New Media (Aldeburgh and Kings Place); L'Arsenale Atelier (Treviso, Italy).
Recent Performances: X-Music and Biennale Musica (Venice), Sensorium Festival (Dublin and York), Darmstadt Ferienkurse fur neue musik, Universities of York, Huddersfield, Leeds, Hertfordshire, Padova, Libera Universidad de Madrid, Northern School of Contemporary Dance, Luigi Nono Festival (Trieste), Late Music Festival (York), Computer Art (Padova), Omaggio A (Alessandria), Transart (Bozen), Klangspuren (Schwaz, Austria), International Ensemble Modern Akademie (Innsbruck), Asolo International Art-film festival (Treviso), Sonic Fusion Festival (Edinburgh). Second Prize Concorso del Teatro Filarmonico di Verona.
Collaboration with composers: Martin Matalon (IRCAM), Johannes Maria Staud (Austria), Stephen Davismoon (Salford), Dinu Ghezzo (NYU).

Conferences and Publications:

Orpheus Instituut (Gent, Belgium).
Finnegans (Quarterly Italian Contemporary Art Review).
Cultural Association Impero Bizantino (Milan).

Professional Experience, other than Performance:

2009/2011: Welfare Tutor - Halifax College (University of York).
2008/2011: CS at Gear4Music - customer care, sales, returns.
2008/2011: University of York: Box office assistant, Assistant Technician, Orchestral Assistant, Stage Manager.
2007/2008: CS at Elite3, Venice Airport, customer care in Italian, French, Spanish English.

Concert Management Experience:

2010: Curator for the Sensorium Festival (experience in grants applications).
2009 (onwards): Events Organiser in JJ's (Halifax College) and Cocktail Concerts Series founder (University of York, Music Department).
2007 (onwards): Artistic Director Assistant and member of the Brake Drum Percussion.
2005/2008: programme editor, concert presenter, logistics for Concerti di Primavera, Contemporaneita' Sonore, Filo'Fest and Finestre sul '900 (Treviso).
2006: Hesse Student (Aldeburgh).
2004/2006: Teatro in Villa, general assistant.

Additional Skills:

Languages: Italian and English (academic level), French (good), Spanish (basic), Ancient Latin.
IT: advanced knowledge of Windows, Mac OSX, Office Package, excellent typing skills.
Music Software: advanced in Ableton Live8, major DAWs, NI, VSTIs, Max/MSP.
Video Software: Final Cut Pro X.
Graphic Software: Adobe CS 3 suite.
Driving Licence: EU valid, experience on both sides of the road, with cars and vans.

Interests:

I am passionate about IT and enjoy experimenting with new software to improve my performance and to find new ways to train myself. I also use IT to create new learning approaches for my students. I enjoy trekking and have been on most of the eastern Alps and biked through the hills of Tuscany. I am passionate about cooking and mastering new recipes, which I have handed down to my students, as part the Halifax Welfare Tutoring.

Teaching Experience:

Teaching Experience:

2005 (onwards): Private teacher of drum kit, percussion and Italian.
2007: teacher of drum kit at the Istituto Musicale Tomaso Albinoni (Spresiano, Italy).
2008/2010: Teacher of Italian at the University of York, Languages for all.
2008 onwards: Workshops for performers and composers at the Universities of York, Hatfield, Edinburgh, Padova.

Tutoring Approach:

Enthusiastic, can adapt to all the different levels. Have teaching experience to kids 6-18 and mature students. Will apply very soon for CRB through the Musicians Union as I have just moved to UK after a gap year in Italy.

Subjects
  • 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.)
  • Music
  • 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.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (35 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (30 p.h.)

  • Italian
  • 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.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (30 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (30 p.h.)

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Paul (Mr)
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Subjects: English (Foreign Language)  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home / Online
Info: I am a 31 year old, London based teacher who has recently returned from living and teaching overseas. I love teaching and have the CELTA qualification, as well as six years experience. I am flexible with hours and will charge half price if you can fi ...
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Personal Description:
I am a 31 year old, London based teacher who has recently returned from living and teaching overseas. I love teaching and have the CELTA qualification, as well as six years experience. I am flexible with hours and will charge half price if you can find a friend to join you!

Teaching Experience:

Six years.

IELTS, CAE, FCE

Tutoring Approach:

I prefer not to lecture students and instead put the focus on them, using what they already know in order to help them develop understanding by themselves. In the EFL world this is known as 'guided discovery'. Experience has shown me that this is a highly effective way of learning.

I like to be as practical as possible when teaching, meaning that I always put language into context and prefer to demonstrate rather than lecture.

I am friendly and patient, but I am also serious about the job and aim to do everything possible to develop my students' ability.

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

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Elizabeth (Mrs)
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Subjects: Business Related  |  Economics  |  English  |  Maths  |  English (Foreign Language)  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (evenings)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / Online
Info: I am a confident and enthusiastic person; with a pleasant attitude towards children. I have a 'ready-to-learn' personality and willing to gain both practical and theoretical experience in the Foundation stage learning programme and several other prof ...
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I am a confident and enthusiastic person; with a pleasant attitude towards children. I have a 'ready-to-learn' personality and willing to gain both practical and theoretical experience in the Foundation stage learning programme and several other professional developments in Private Tutoring in Mathematics. I make the teaching and learning process a pleasant experience for my students and myself.

Teaching Experience:

I have worked as tutor with both kids and adult from age 5-40years both in the UK and Nigeria. CV will be attached if allowed

Tutoring Approach:

Practice qestions to be given after thr explanation and student tokeep practising them until they are confident in themselves that they are able to face any mountain of questions.

Subjects
  • Business Related
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (15 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (25 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (25 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (25 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (30 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (30 p.h.)
  • Economics
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (15 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (15 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (25 p.h.)

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

  • English (Foreign Language)
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (15 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (15 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (17 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (18 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (19 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (25 p.h.)

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Julieta (Ms)
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Subjects: Spanish  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home / Online
Info: An enthusiastic and out going Latin American Spanish teacher from Argentina with a passion for helping others improve their language skills! - Especially Spanish ...
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Personal Description:
An enthusiastic and out going Latin American Spanish teacher from Argentina with a passion for helping others improve their language skills! - Especially Spanish

Teaching Experience:

I have been teaching Spanish as a foreign language in Argentina and UK for a couple of years.
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In addition to languages I also teach drama and free expression for beginners and would be actors. A great technique to learn if you want to build personal confidence in every aspect of life - from delivering business presentations to building personal friendships.

Tutoring Approach:

I design the classes depending on the student needs. Normally my classes include:
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Regular classes with a careful mix of 25% listening, 25% oral, 25% reading and 25% writing skills all of which can be adjusted to meet the specific needs of the student. The classes use a range of techniques and games and inevitably have special homework assignments!

Conversation classes: In these the student and I develop special themes (for college, work or just for fun!) and use those "themes" to help build grammar and vocabulary. The conversation classes are dynamic, full of games, and involve a little bit of acting - what better way to out your language skills into practice!

Special classes: In these we handle a wide range of "real life" activities, from watching a movie, going to the supermarket, visiting a park and learning how to tango!
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The lessons can range from an hour to a whole day - so the classes can fit around your social, school and business life. So now there is no excuse in not getting going!

Atrevete!

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

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Juliet (Mrs)
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Subjects: Reading & Writing skills  |  Maths  |  English  |  Physics  |  Chemistry  |  Biology  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: From their home / Online
Info: I have four young children of my own and enjoy working with children and helping them to become interested in and succeed in school work. I have helped students prepare for and succeed in gaining entry to Adams Grammar School, Newport Girls High S ...
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Personal Description:
I have four young children of my own and enjoy working with children and helping them to become interested in and succeed in school work.

I have helped students prepare for and succeed in gaining entry to Adams Grammar School, Newport Girls High School, Stafford Grammar School, St Dominic's Priory Stone, St Dominic's Brewood, Abbotsholme, Abbots Bromley, Denstone, Rugby and Wrekin College. I have also successfully helped students obtain full academic scholarships to several independent schools as well as helping those secure a place who find exams difficult.

I have helped students preparing for AS and A2 Level Biology and Human Biology and after tutoring they have improved up to 4 grades higher.

Teaching Experience:

Qualified from the University of Cambridge with a PGCE. Taught in prep schools in London and local schools in Staffordshire. Private tutoring in Staffordshire for primary English, Maths and Science. Further private tutoring for 11+ Grammar School Entrance, Common Entrance Exams, Scholarship Exams and Biology up to A-Level.

Tutoring Approach:

Tailor made approach for each individual suited to help students get the best grade possible in exams. Discounts for 2 or more students attending at the same time.

Subjects
  • Reading & Writing skills
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (25 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (25 p.h.)
  • Maths
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (25 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (25 p.h.)

  • English
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (25 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (25 p.h.)
  • Physics
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (25 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (25 p.h.)

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


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Laura (Mrs)
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Subjects: Maths  |  English  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (evenings)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home / Online
Info: I am 32 years old and have been teaching for the last 11 years. I live in the centre of Winchester and work in a local school. I live with my husband, 2 year old son and 2 cats. ...
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Personal Description:
I am 32 years old and have been teaching for the last 11 years. I live in the centre of Winchester and work in a local school. I live with my husband, 2 year old son and 2 cats.

Teaching Experience:

I have taught in London for the past 10 years, whilst there I worked in Year 1, 3 and 6. I now work in a school in Winchester and am in Year 6. I lead English across the school and help to prepare the Year 6 pupils for the new and challenging in SATs for reading, grammar and maths. Working in London i had a lot of experience of working with EAL children and SEN children.

Tutoring Approach:

When tutoring I try to make it practical and fun. I look at what the pupil struggles with and why they are struggling with it and then I try to overcome their issues. I try to make the learning as personal as possible. For preparation for SATs, I make sure they have access to a lot of past papers so that there are no questions that will throw them.

Subjects
  • Maths
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (25 p.h.)
  • English
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (25 p.h.)


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Paula (Mrs)
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Subjects: Spanish  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (evenings)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home
Info: I am a fully qualified Spanish teacher and completed my PGCE in Spanish with French at Newcastle University in 2009. I then went on to gain Qualified Teacher Status in 2010. All of my teaching qualifications are up to date and can be produced, along ...
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Personal Description:
I am a fully qualified Spanish teacher and completed my PGCE in Spanish with French at Newcastle University in 2009. I then went on to gain Qualified Teacher Status in 2010. All of my teaching qualifications are up to date and can be produced, along with my current CRB form, in the first lesson.

I am fluent in Spanish and studied Law with Spanish at Nottingham University. This involved living for a year in Valencia which gave me a wonderful insight into Spanish culture. I then went on to spend a year teaching English in Peru, a country which I have returned to visit several times. I have also spent time living in Honduras where I undertook voluntary work in a Primary School. These experiences have made Spanish one of my great passions and I hope to pass this on to my students.

After working for several years as a Languages teacher in the North East, in December 2013 I decided to leave my post in a South Tyneside school to spend more time with my young daughter. This move will now enable me to spend more time on Private Tuition.

Teaching Experience:

Since 2009 I have worked as a Languages teacher in a number of schools in the North East. My responsibilities have included:
- Teaching Spanish at Key Stage 3 and at GCSE and A level
- Writing my own Schemes of Work
- Conducting and marking GCSE written and speaking controlled assessments
- Teaching all aspects of Spanish grammar at AS and A2 level
- Teaching Cultural topics for A2 AQA syllabus

Private Tuition:

Main highlights include:

- Tutoring a student who needed to re-sit her A2 Spanish paper to attend the University of her choice. This student was successful in her re-sit and has since gone on to study Spanish at University.

- Tutoring an English speaking student who had lived in Tenerife and was unable to study Spanish at his school on relocation to the North East. I solely tutored him through the AQA AS course in which he gained a grade A at the age of 13.
I subsequently tutored him throughout the whole of the A2 course, including both cultural topics.

Tutoring Approach:

I am extremely patient and considerate and always strive to get the best from my students. In my approach to exam preparation, I believe in the importance of consolidating learning through self study, homework and past exam papers.

(Please note, the below rates are based on the student travelling to my home. I am also happy to travel to the student and a reasonable rate for travel will be negotiated for travel time and expenses).

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

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Gillian (Ms)
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Subjects: Maths  |  French  |  English  |  English (Foreign Language)  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home / Online
Info: Confidence is often the stumbling block for learners, and I always encourage all of my students to feel an early sense of achievement. Enabling students to see real progress quickly is essential to the building of self-esteem. I am very approachable ...
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Personal Description:
Confidence is often the stumbling block for learners, and I always encourage all of my students to feel an early sense of achievement. Enabling students to see real progress quickly is essential to the building of self-esteem. I am very approachable and my style of teaching is relaxed and friendly. I love my job and hope that my own enthusiasm inspires my students to excel. Recently I have added French to my repertoire, for absolute beginners. I am sure French will be as popular and exciting as English and Maths have been.

Teaching Experience:

I have been a teacher since 1976. I have taught all age groups, from nursery to A Level. Teaching is a wonderful and totally satisfying vocation. I moved across to tutoring as I felt I could offer all of my experience in this role. Being a teacher is definitely something I was born to do, and I love it.

Tutoring Approach:

Students can learn by either visiting my home or at a distance using Skype. Every student is assessed as an individual and the content of their course tailored to their needs. I test my students periodically to ensure progress is going smoothly; also testing is a good way for students to observe their own progress. We use a variety of materials: books for writing and reading in English, and for revision in Maths; the computer for visual skills and games, listening and speaking is a major part of the programme for EFL students. Children learn in different ways, and I like to offer my students visual, auditory and kinetic tools, we can see which is most comfortable for the individual. The speed of learning is not as important as the confidence of the individual and their inspiration and motivation to progress.

Subjects
  • Maths
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (25 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (25 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (25 p.h.)
  • French
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (10 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (20 p.h.)

  • English
  • 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.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (30 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (30 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 (30 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (30 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (30 p.h.)


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Nina (Miss)
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Subjects: French  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home / Online
Info: I was born into a French-speaking family and have spoken French my entire life. I have a BA from the London School of Economics in French and Linguistics. I have also lived in France for several years. I have taught French privately for over 20 yea ...
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I was born into a French-speaking family and have spoken French my entire life. I have a BA from the London School of Economics in French and Linguistics. I have also lived in France for several years. I have taught French privately for over 20 years and many of my students achieve very high standards. I am very dedicated to my students and try and get the best out of them and build their confidence. One mother with five children of differing ages from 6 years old to 18, where the children were attending Harrodian in Barnes said that her children told her I "was the best French teacher they ever had" - that works for me! I can turn the most hopeless student in French into a budding linguist.

Teaching Experience:

Teaching privately French for over 20 years from beginners to University students as well as adults has given me a great deal of experience across different goals and varying levels. I teach spoken French for those who only want to simply speak the language as well as grammar for those who need to take exams. I work with University students to achieve top grades in dissertations and essays or oral exams. One of my recent students was told by her lecturers she would get a 3rd in her degree ended up getting a 2:1 - not bad eh? I love French literature so if you are studying a piece of literature, I will be able to guide you through the book. I sing with some of my students as I find singing is a wonderful way of learning a language especially where vocabulary is limited. Other students need to listen to French radio in order to accustom the ear to current spoken language and we work together to understand what is being said. I will be the best French teacher you will ever have. Try me!

Tutoring Approach:

I begin by assessing the pupils strengths and weaknesses and then plan lessons to suit the individuals needs. The most important aspect is for the pupil to enjoy the lesson so learning French is a pleasure and not a chore. I also spend time teaching exam techniques as these are as important as studying the language itself. I move away from parrot fashion teaching and ensure that the individual has the rudiments of French and is able to create sentences and has the confidence to put pen to paper.

Subjects
  • French
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (28 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (30 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (35 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (40 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (60 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (45 p.h.)

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Haidee (Miss)
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Subjects: French  
Availability: Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you
Info: My name is Haidee, I'm a 19 year old from Liverpool studying French at The University of Liverpool. (I often go to Kirkby and Fazackerly to work and see family so would often be available to tutor in that area too). I have thoroughly enjoyed learni ...
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My name is Haidee, I'm a 19 year old from Liverpool studying French at The University of Liverpool. (I often go to Kirkby and Fazackerly to work and see family so would often be available to tutor in that area too). I have thoroughly enjoyed learning French for 8 years and would love to pass on my knowledge so that you can enjoy learning French too! This is my first time tutoring but I have a genuine love and flair for languages and have enjoyed teaching friends in my own time, so please don't let this put you off as I would love to help!

In school I sat my GCSE early at the age of 14 (year 9), passing with a B. I then continued to study French for the final two years of school and passed again with an A*. I also started studying Spanish in the last two years and passed with an A. During college I studied French to A2 level, passing with a B. In my time in college I spent a week each year in Montpellier living with a French family and attending a French language school, which I really enjoyed and feel helped me with my learning.

In my free time I love to cook (although I'm not very good at it!), go out for meals (when my cooking goes wrong!), read and watch films. I also love to practise Tae Kwon Do, which I started at the age of 15, although I don't do this since I moved away to university.

Teaching Experience:

This is my first time trying tutoring, but I often helped my sister with her French to GCSE level. I also helped a friend of mine who struggled in school to pass her English and Maths GCSE by using imaginative teaching and memory techniques, to which she was very grateful. Due to having friends that also study languages I am used to being able to help others in areas in which they struggle. I have worked with children and young adults from age 2-18 part-time for the past 3 years and so would be comfortable teaching from all ages.

Tutoring Approach:

Throughout my learning experience I have found that it is best to learn the basic rules and grammar of a language from the start, as this has made it easier to build on this. I have lots of quirky ways of remembering things myself and would urge you to figure out how best you learn in order to develop your own style. I also enjoy to watch films/news, listen to music and read genuine French articles to enhance my own learning and would be using these to make your learning more interesting. As not every individual is the same I will adapt my teaching to suit your style and meet your individual needs and if there's something different you want to do please let me know so I can change!

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

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Camilla (Miss)
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Subjects: Business Related  |  Economics  |  Maths  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home / Online
Info: I am a friendly, approachable tutor and qualified teacher who is keen to help you develop your subject knowledge. ...
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Personal Description:
I am a friendly, approachable tutor and qualified teacher who is keen to help you develop your subject knowledge.

Teaching Experience:

With a first class degree from Durham University and a PGCE in Secondary Maths from Exeter University I am a qualified teacher with experience teaching in several top independent schools. I have experience teaching Maths from year 7 up to A level and IB. I also teach Economics A levela and IB level. I am passionate about getting the best out of my students and have a track record of exceeding all expectations with my results

Tutoring Approach:

I really enjoy helping people of all abilities to better understand maths and economics. I employ a range of techniques to ensure that each topic is understood thoroughly.

Subjects
  • Business Related
  • GCSE or Standards (45 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (50 p.h.)
  • Economics
  • A-Level or Highers (50 p.h.)

  • Maths
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (45 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (45 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (45 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (50 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (50 p.h.)

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Kristine (Miss)
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Subjects: Maths  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (evenings)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home / Online
Info: I am a 23 year-old postgraduate student in Durham University, with a masters in mathematics. ...
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Personal Description:
I am a 23 year-old postgraduate student in Durham University, with a masters in mathematics.

Teaching Experience:

In 2010-2012 I was the initiator of a volunteer project called 'Fairy tales in Pictures'. The project involved working, communicating and interacting with children with learning difficulties, playing games with them and teaching them to tackle different tasks. This was an opportunity to develop my communication and listening skills regarding various kinds of people, becoming extremely aware of the difficulties children can have with learning and understanding new things, and how these difficulties can be tackled.
I have helped my 11-year-old sister with her maths and English language-related lessons over the years. This has helped me understand children better and sense when they are in need for more training and explanation in particular areas. I have also helped friends' children with their problems, offering help, guidance and advice.

Tutoring Approach:

The key method to learning mathematics is by solving problems and dealing with examples. My approach is to give a clear explanation on the theory and then focus on different types of examples to help children understand things through practice. After several examples, I encourage children to attempt problems themselves at first, then ask questions and give small hints, guiding the child to obtain the correct answer as independently as possible. I give homework for children to practice their newly acquired knowledge, and I check if they've done the homework correctly on the next lesson.

Subjects
  • Maths
  • 11+ (secondary) (15 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (18 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (20 p.h.)

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Rohhss (Dr)
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Subjects: Special Needs  |  Reading & Writing skills  |  Study Skills  |  Citizenship  |  Politics  |  Sociology  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / Online
Info: I live in Cumbria and have a range of work experiences to draw on, including researching for the BBC daily survey and the Centre for Social Policy Research and Development. I have also worked as a housemother for children with learning difficulties, ...
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Personal Description:
I live in Cumbria and have a range of work experiences to draw on, including researching for the BBC daily survey and the Centre for Social Policy Research and Development. I have also worked as a housemother for children with learning difficulties, as an advocate within the voluntary sector and as an advocacy development worker.

After gaining my PhD, my more recent work has been as an Education lecturer in higher education which has also involved me in a number of research initiatives, tutoring undergraduate and postgraduate students and working on research governance and ethics. I have a wide range of peer reviewed publications and a number of current book contracts. I believe education is a right for all people at all levels and that it is best viewed as a lifelong experience.

Teaching Experience:

I have worked at a college teaching A level Sociology and more recently at a Russell Group university for 8 years teaching a wide variety of topics to undergraduate and postgraduate students including sociology, social policy and politics, social psychology, social theory, person centred approaches, gender studies, disability theory, social research, critical thinking, communication & study skills. My last two national student survey results gave 93% and 100% for quality.

I have also previously taught on women returning to work courses through the University of Lancaster as well as youth and community and training the trainers courses.

Tutoring Approach:

I take a student centred approach to tutoring. Each person has different needs and different approaches to learning. Initially we will assess your needs and preferences together and work out how to deliver teaching in the most effective way for you to achieve your goals. I also encourage a proactive approach where students learn to take responsibility for their learning in between person to person tuition. This is especially important for students going on to university education.

Subjects
  • Special Needs
  • Adult/Casual learner (30 p.h.)
  • Reading & Writing skills
  • A-Level or Highers (25 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (25 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (10 p.h.)

  • Study Skills
  • 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.)
  • Citizenship
  • Adult/Casual learner (20 p.h.)

  • Politics
  • A-Level or Highers (30 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (30 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (30 p.h.)
  • Sociology
  • A-Level or Highers (30 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (30 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (30 p.h.)


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Andreas (Mr)
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Subjects: Reading & Writing skills  |  Politics  |  Latin  |  History  |  Greek  |  English (Foreign Language)  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Online
Info: I am currently studying Greek literature, Classical Studies and Linguistics. I have graduated college with distinction.My ambition is to deepen my knowledge in linguistics studies and archaeology. I am passionate about my job, patient and flexible to ...
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Personal Description:
I am currently studying Greek literature, Classical Studies and Linguistics. I have graduated college with distinction.My ambition is to deepen my knowledge in linguistics studies and archaeology. I am passionate about my job, patient and flexible to different ways of learning depending on the student.

Teaching Experience:

In addition,I have worked as a private teacher for teacher in elementary and high school who need help with their homework at home. Furthermore, I have been a private music teacher alongside my studies in college and in University afterwards.Finally, this year I teach Greek, Latin and history.

Tutoring Approach:

I believe that every student is unique and that's way i try to be creative and find ways that fit the student best! Learning is fun and that is how i want both student and me to see and approach it. It more than one teaching the other. We discover together and learn from each other.

Subjects
  • Reading & Writing skills
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (10 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (10 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (10 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (12 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (15 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (15 p.h.)
  • Politics
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (10 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (10 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (10 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (12 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (15 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (15 p.h.)

  • Latin
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (10 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (10 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (10 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (12 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (15 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (15 p.h.)
  • History
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (10 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (10 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (10 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (12 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (15 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (15 p.h.)

  • Greek
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (10 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (10 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (10 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (12 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (15 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (15 p.h.)
  • English (Foreign Language)
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (10 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (10 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (10 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (12 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (15 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (15 p.h.)


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Jack (Mr)
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Subjects: English (Foreign Language)  |  Maths  |  German  |  Art  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (evenings)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home / Online
Info: I am an 18 year old Photography student at Bath Spa University. I did my IB Diploma in Bremen, Germany and lived the last 10 years in Germany as well giving me fluent german as well as English. I am a very open person, who is always willing to help a ...
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I am an 18 year old Photography student at Bath Spa University. I did my IB Diploma in Bremen, Germany and lived the last 10 years in Germany as well giving me fluent german as well as English. I am a very open person, who is always willing to help and will have the patience when students just can't get there heads around a topic.

Teaching Experience:

I taught a few children back at my school in Germany, just as a favour when they different quite understand something which I had already done in previous years.

Tutoring Approach:

I am very open, I do however pressure students to a degree to get them to believe in themselves and to not give up as if they can't bring up the willpower to understand something it will make their lives even harder when it comes to doing the actual work. However if students try their very best and don't give up, I don't see why one shouldn't spend as long as necessary to get a certain concept understood.

Subjects
  • English (Foreign Language)
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (10 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (11 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (13 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (15 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (13 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (18 p.h.)
  • Maths
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (9 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (10 p.h.)

  • German
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (10 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (11 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (13 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (15 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (13 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (18 p.h.)
  • Art
  • 11+ (secondary) (10 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (11 p.h.)


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