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Benjamin (Mr)
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Subjects: Music  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home / Online
Info: I studied music at Hertford College, Oxford, where I sang as a choral scholar. I now work in music as a conductor, singer, pianist and teacher. I conduct the Harpenden-based Lea Singers and the Solis Ensemble, and sing with the choir of St Albans Cat ...
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Personal Description:
I studied music at Hertford College, Oxford, where I sang as a choral scholar. I now work in music as a conductor, singer, pianist and teacher. I conduct the Harpenden-based Lea Singers and the Solis Ensemble, and sing with the choir of St Albans Cathedral. I am employed as an accompanist by Portland Place School, London, and regularly accompany ABRSM and school music exams.

I am able to teach piano, theory and aural skills. I teach music GCSE and A' Level, either independently or as back-up to school classes.

Teaching Experience:

I have taught piano, theory and musicianship for many years. My experience at Portland Place School has taught me various approaches to working with younger students. My current range of teaching includes children and teenage piano students, GCSE and A' level tuition for various exam boards, and adult musicianship.

I have personal experience of dealing with children with ADHD and related concentration difficulties.

Tutoring Approach:

For piano students I make it a priority to identify what music excites and inspires the student to practise. This way there is always a balance between hard work, a challenge, and enjoyment. I try to be flexible and cater to each student's tastes and needs, always with the background aim of advancing his or her technical ability and musicianship.

Tutoring is especially useful if a student is finding classroom teaching insufficient or unfulfilling. In one-to-one sessions individual problems can be identified and addressed with a more personalized approach than is possible in a classroom environment. For those who are no longer enjoying the subject, I try to reach the source of the disinterest. For those who are wanting a greater challenge than they are currently being offered, I develop exercises to push beyond the constraints of the curriculum. My emphasis is always on developing holistically as a musician.

Subjects
  • Music
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (£35 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (£35 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (£35 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (£35 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (£35 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (£35 p.h.)

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George (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 freelance trumpet player. I have performed with many well-established artists and ensembles, including Kenny Wheeler, Alex Wilson, Dave Hassell, Pete Long, the Ronnie Scott's Big Band, the Glenn Miller Orchestra UK, the James Tayl ...
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Personal Description:
I am a professional freelance trumpet player. I have performed with many well-established artists and ensembles, including Kenny Wheeler, Alex Wilson, Dave Hassell, Pete Long, the Ronnie Scott's Big Band, the Glenn Miller Orchestra UK, the James Taylor Quartet, the BBC Big Band, the Ronnie Scott's Vanguard Big Band, and the live jazz orchestra for the 2009 X Factor Big Band Special. I have also performed at various festivals, including London Jazz Festival, IAJE conferences in Los Angeles, New York and Toronto, Lugano Estival Jazz in Switzerland, Derby Jazz Festival and Newark Jazz Festival. As well as this, I have a jazz quartet that I regularly compose original music for, which is currently performing throughout London.

Teaching Experience:

Since 2008 I have been teaching privately throughout London. I teach trumpet, jazz improvisation, jazz harmony and general music theory. I am also committed workshop leader and have already had considerable experience on a number of summer schools and jazz courses in the Midlands.

Tutoring Approach:

I immediately try to find out the musical background of a student, and what they hope to achieve from the lessons. I'm enthusiastic and I aim to pass my passion for music onto the student.

Subjects
  • Music
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (£35 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (£35 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (£35 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (£35 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (£35 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (£35 p.h.)

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Tina (Ms)
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Subjects: Computer Studies / I.T.  |  Maths  |  German  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / Online
Info: I am 50 years young, bi-lingual and live in Thanet. I have been teaching and tutoring since I qualified as a teacher of German as a foreign language in 1992 and in addition I hold a BA degree from the Open University, course included Information Tech ...
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Personal Description:
I am 50 years young, bi-lingual and live in Thanet. I have been teaching and tutoring since I qualified as a teacher of German as a foreign language in 1992 and in addition I hold a BA degree from the Open University, course included Information Technology and Maths.

Teaching Experience:

I have been teaching classes, small groups and students on a one-to-one basis since 1992. This includes 9 years in London. I have taught German to classes as well as intensive in-house business courses to all age groups, including adults and exam preparation.
In addition I am a qualified TEFL teacher and have also taught English as a foreign language for over 12 years.

Tutoring Approach:

I have in more recent years started teaching maths to children out of the need to help my own and find this extremly enjoyable and rewarding.

Please contact me regarding availability.

Subjects
  • Computer Studies / I.T.
  • 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.)
  • Maths
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (£18 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (£20 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (£20 p.h.)

  • German
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (£20 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (£20 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (£22 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (£25 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (£25 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (£20 p.h.)

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Amrita (Ms)
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Subjects: Law  |  History  |  Maths  |  Media / Communication Studies  |  Art  |  English  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (evenings)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / Online
Info: I am interested in inspiring the people I work with and thoroughly enjoy both learning and teaching. I believe in lifelong learning and self development. Learning should be engaging and doesn't need to feel like hard work- I think it all depends on y ...
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Personal Description:
I am interested in inspiring the people I work with and thoroughly enjoy both learning and teaching. I believe in lifelong learning and self development. Learning should be engaging and doesn't need to feel like hard work- I think it all depends on your approach!

Teaching Experience:

I have experience of teaching English as a Foreign Language in South Korea and also worked for a local council for 2 years teaching Adults numeracy. I have experience of working with different ages and levels.

I only teach GCSE Maths and English up to Foundation level.

Tutoring Approach:

I believe in nurturing natural ability and also opening up learning to those who find education challenging.

My approach to tutoring incorporates communicating ideas in their simplest form that in turn ensures understanding. I strive to create a comfortable learning environment where the methods are adapted to the needs of my tutees.The success of my students is of utmost importance and thus my aim is to facilitate learning in any way that i can.

Subjects
  • Law
  • GCSE or Standards (£20 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (£20 p.h.)
  • History
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (£15 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (£15 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (£20 p.h.)

  • Maths
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (£15 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (£15 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (£20 p.h.)
  • Media / Communication Studies
  • GCSE or Standards (£15 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (£20 p.h.)

  • Art
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (£15 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (£15 p.h.)
  • English
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (£15 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (£15 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (£20 p.h.)


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Talia (Miss)
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Subjects: Entrance Exams  |  French  |  Music  |  Maths  |  English  |  English (Foreign Language)  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (evenings)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you
Info: I am a TEFL teacher with a university degree (Music) and am from London. In my day job I work in a music company. I also teach English to foreign students in London, having worked for 2 years in British Council accredited language schools both in L ...
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Personal Description:
I am a TEFL teacher with a university degree (Music) and am from London. In my day job I work in a music company. I also teach English to foreign students in London, having worked for 2 years in British Council accredited language schools both in London and Portugal. I am a very friendly person and really enjoy teaching any age group.

Teaching Experience:

I have taught TEFL in language schools for two years, and have given private tuition in English and in Music for 9 years for all levels of learners. I have taught English at all levels from Beginner to Advanced, plus Business English and conversation classes. I have taught children as young as 6, all the way up to adults, and vary my teaching method according to the age group I am working with.

I have a Music degree and play and teach the Recorder, as well as giving lessons in music Theory. I used to work for the Associated Board of the Royal Schools of Music in the syllabus department, so have great insider knowledge about music exams. Additionally, I also used to mark Theory papers, so know what examiners are looking for.

Tutoring Approach:

I try to be as learner-centred as possible in my teaching. First I will conduct a needs analysis to assess a potential student's level and to identify the areas in which they would like to improve and their preferred learning methods. I encourage my students to actively participate in my lessons - it will not just be me talking. I aim to make lessons fun and engaging, as I believe that students learn more when they are interested in the material given.

Subjects
  • Entrance Exams
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (£30 p.h.)
  • French
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (£30 p.h.)

  • Music
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (£30 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (£30 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (£35 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (£40 p.h.)
  • Maths
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (£30 p.h.)

  • English
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (£30 p.h.)
  • English (Foreign Language)
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (£30 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (£30 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (£35 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (£35 p.h.)


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Caroline (Mrs)
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Subjects: English (Foreign Language)  |  Spanish  |  Japanese  |  German  |  Italian  |  French  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: From their home / Online
Info: I am a fully qualified and experienced teacher of Modern Foreign Languages. I have taught in a school near Wakefield for 8 years and have been a private tutor for five years. I am a very enthusiastic and approachable teacher. I can offer languages ...
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Personal Description:
I am a fully qualified and experienced teacher of Modern Foreign Languages. I have taught in a school near Wakefield for 8 years and have been a private tutor for five years. I am a very enthusiastic and approachable teacher. I can offer languages teaching in French, Spanish, German, Italian and Japanese. I offer teaching at all levels; primary languages, with a view to possibly taking GCSE examinations early, Key stage 3, GCSE, IGCSE, AS and A2 levels and adult languages classes. I also cover the new GCSE and A-level specifications for exams in 2018. I have experience in all areas of languages teaching and I throughly enjoy teaching languages!

I also work for 3 distance learning schools, as a tutor for French and Spanish. I am Lead Tutor for one school and also carrying out consultancy work for the new A-level exam. I teach students from all over the world which is a real honour.

I believe that everyone should have the opportunity to take the language of their choice. Therefore, I am happy to offer to help students take a GCSE or A level in a language which may not be available in their school. I can help with assessments and speaking tests in addition to a high standard of tuition to learn the language at the desired level and beyond.

I am currently learning Chinese as it has always interested me and as a teacher, I know that I need to remember what it is like to be a language learner!

References are available upon request.

Teaching Experience:

I have a PGCE and QTS qualification in Modern Languages and as part of my studies, I taught in two schools in North Yorkshire. I have been a teacher in a Specialist Language College near Wakefield for 8 years and a private tutor for 2 years. As a teacher in a Specialist Language College, I have taught KS3 and GCSE languages in addition to working in the community, teaching languages at local Primary Schools and carrying out Adult language classes.

For my private tuition, I have taught many A-level students in addition to primary students, GCSE students and adult learners. I have found this to be very interesting to see how people learn in different ways and develop their confidence in learning a new language or gaining extra support for language learning.

Tutoring Approach:

As a tutor, I always check to see what level each student is at in the first lesson. All lessons are tailored to the students' needs so you can get the most out of learning a language. I recommend useful resources and I am happy to lend books and DVDs from the extensive range of resources I have built up as a result of tutees' wishes. I have an excellent knowledge of the national curriculum and exam specifications of all the boards and I keep up-to-date with the many changes which may occur in education.

I look at all language skills although I may focus on one or two particular areas if this is what the tutee needs (such as listening and speaking if exams were not to be taken). I use ICT in my lessons and use many different websites and encourage students to use these at home and I help with grammar, even if it is the basics, as an understanding of this is essential to learning a language successfully!

I set homework tasks each week for students and I also offer a 'mid lesson service', where students can Skype or Phone so that I can check on progress or answer any questions. A quick chat in the target language is fine too! This service is free. I am also happy to answer any texts on the language- that is what I'm here for!

All new students are welcome. I always answer all requests so please also check spam folders just in case!
Plase note that there is a slightly cheaper rate for students wanting daytime teaching sessions.
merci, gracias, grazie, danke, arigatou!

Subjects
  • English (Foreign Language)
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (£16 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (£16 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (£16 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (£16 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (£16 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (£16 p.h.)
  • Spanish
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (£16 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (£16 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (£16 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (£16 p.h.)

  • Japanese
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (£16 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (£16 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (£16 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (£16 p.h.)
  • German
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (£16 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (£16 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (£16 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (£16 p.h.)

  • Italian
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (£16 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (£16 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (£16 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (£16 p.h.)
  • French
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (£16 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (£16 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (£16 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (£16 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (£16 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (£16 p.h.)


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Minford (Mr)
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Subjects: Psychology  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (evenings)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / Online
Info: I have been teaching 16-19 year olds and adult learners for over 13 years, mainly in London and more recently in N Ireland. I love teaching, enabling and helping others learn. I have vast amounts of experience working with young people and adults ...
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Personal Description:
I have been teaching 16-19 year olds and adult learners for over 13 years, mainly in London and more recently in N Ireland. I love teaching, enabling and helping others learn. I have vast amounts of experience working with young people and adults from a range of backgrounds and with a range of abilities. I understand the anxieties and challenges involved in being a learner; as well as teaching I too am a student, studying for a Degree in Counselling, so realise how important it is to give learners support, clear guidance and help them create a structure for their learning. These are all the things I need to be able to continue studying. I am a friendly, approachable and organised person who can genuinely get along with, hopefully, just about anyone. I am passionate about music, cinema, exercise, my friends and family. I am comfortable giving and receiving constructive feedback and dealing with other's emotions and anxieties. After 15 years working as a tutor/trainer/teacher I still believe learning is a reciprocal process and remain enthused by it.

Teaching Experience:

I have over 15 years teaching experience.

- I am currently teaching A level/Access level Psychology, Counselling Qualifications at various levels & HND courses

- Prior to that, I was Head of Psychology (A level) and Lead Lecturer at Tower Hamlets College - responsible for all aspects of teaching and learning. I have taught a range of syllabi including AQA, OCR & WJEC. I have also taught on numerous C&G introduction to teacher training courses and on part-time PGCE programmes as well as doing a significant amount of one-to-one work as a mentor of trainee teachers. In addition, I was a Tutor Leader, with responsibility for a case load of vulnerable 'at risk' learners.
- Birkbeck, University of London. Here I was a Psychology lecturer for open access adult courses including Foundations of Modern Psychology and Psychological issues in Adolescence. For the later I was solely responsible for developing the syllabus and all resources as well as the delivery and assessment of written work. Again, I am on sabbatical from this post.

- Over the years I have undertaken private tutoring for a range of learners - young people and adults, for both Psychology & Teacher-Training.

Tutoring Approach:

My teaching and tutoring style is entirely learner-focused. I aim to empower learners to identity their own strengths and areas for development, but supporting them in this process. I prepare materials that will meet their needs, with an eye always on the syllabus and the skills needed in order to pass any assessment (exams or coursework).

An effective, warm, co-operative and empathetic working relationship is what I seek to establish from the start of the tutoring process. I encourage learners to be reflective and to review/self-assess the work they do, alongside any tutor feedback. I build in regular formal and informal assessment for all tutoring, giving learners a clear sense of their journey, and their priorities at any given time during their studies. I ensure that work is marked to agreed deadlines and feedback is clear, constructive and developmental in nature. I am comfortable working in one-to-one settings, either face-to-face, over the phone or via an e-learning environment.

Subjects
  • Psychology
  • 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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Mary (Mrs)
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Subjects: German  |  French  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home
Info: I am a qualified teacher of Modern Languages and I have 20 years' experience of teaching French and German up to and including GCSE and 'A' level with a proven track record of helping to improve pupils' grades. I also teach Business and recreational ...
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Personal Description:
I am a qualified teacher of Modern Languages and I have 20 years' experience of teaching French and German up to and including GCSE and 'A' level with a proven track record of helping to improve pupils' grades. I also teach Business and recreational French and German to adults, as well as providing in house training courses for companies. Prior to becoming a qualified teacher I was a Bilingual Secretary in industry, providing translating and interpreting services.

Teaching Experience:

My teaching experience has included teaching French and German classes of all abilities and levels within the 11 - 18 year age group at secondary schools. As well as offering one-to-one tuition for GCSE and 'A' level, my pupils include adults wishing to learn French/German for business or personal interest. I have also taught adult evening classes to GCSE level and beginners French at primary schools in after school clubs.

Tutoring Approach:

My lessons focus on all four language skills: listening, reading, speaking and writing. The aim is to make lessons as interactive, interesting and relevant as possible. Lessons are tailored to meet the needs of the individual.

Subjects
  • German
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (£15 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (£20 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (£20 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (£20 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (£20 p.h.)
  • French
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (£15 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (£20 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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Muhammad Aitsam (Mr)
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Subjects: Religious Studies  |  Physics  |  Maths  |  Urdu  |  English  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (evenings)
Types of Tutoring: From their home / Online
Info: I am a Telecom Engineer, graduated from National University of Sciences & Technology, Pakistan. Currently I am working in Telecommunication field. I have more than 10 years of Telecom Experience in UK, UAE, Azerbaijan & Pakistan. ...
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Personal Description:
I am a Telecom Engineer, graduated from National University of Sciences & Technology, Pakistan. Currently I am working in Telecommunication field. I have more than 10 years of Telecom Experience in UK, UAE, Azerbaijan & Pakistan.

Teaching Experience:

13 years of Experience

Tutoring Approach:

I am a result oriented and skillful teacher. I try to understand all the shortfalls of the student and try to improve them. I try to give the conceptual, theoretical and practical knowledge to the students with all background of the topic.

Subjects
  • Religious Studies
  • 11+ (secondary) (£30 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (£30 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (£35 p.h.)
  • Physics
  • 11+ (secondary) (£30 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (£30 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (£35 p.h.)

  • Maths
  • 11+ (secondary) (£30 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (£30 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (£35 p.h.)
  • Urdu
  • 11+ (secondary) (£25 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (£30 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (£35 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (£35 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (£35 p.h.)

  • English
  • 11+ (secondary) (£25 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (£30 p.h.)

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Hannah (Miss)
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Subjects: English (Foreign Language)  |  French  
Availability: Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home
Info: I am a friendly and passionate graduate from Oxford University with a love for languages. Having achieved a first class degree in French and Linguistics, I am keen to pass on my knowledge and love of language and literature to other students. I compl ...
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I am a friendly and passionate graduate from Oxford University with a love for languages. Having achieved a first class degree in French and Linguistics, I am keen to pass on my knowledge and love of language and literature to other students. I completed a research Masters in West African French literature, and am currently pursuing my studies in the second year of my doctorate whilst also developing my teaching experience. I hold a TEFL qualification and have taught a wide range of students in France, Brazil and the UK.

Teaching Experience:

TEFL teaching:
- Beginner and Intermediate classes at International House London as part of training. Highly commended.
- Part of a student-led initiative in Oxford to teach English to low wage workers. We organised evening classes for international adult students of multiple levels of proficiency.
- Teaching experience in Wizard and ERTE schools in Bahia, Brazil.
- Private tutoring for GCSE student as well as adults learning French.
- English tandem learning with advanced adult learner from China: conversational and written English.

British council:
- English teacher for 11-16 year olds in Laval, France in 2009-10. Planned and delivered English lessons focussed on speaking and listening, current affairs, and reading skills.

Warwick University:
- Teaching first and second year students in French language and literature as part of my PhD.

Primary school:
- Teaching assistant 2006-7 in Garden House School, London. Prepared and assisted lessons for year 1 pupils, as well as organising timetables and caring for students. Involved some special needs assistance.

Youth work:
- Worked as part of two youth work teams over 3 years to organise activities and teach teenagers aged 15-19.

Mentoring:
- Reading programmes with younger students struggling with English language.
- Advised and assisted GCSE and A-level students in preparation for exams and applying for higher education.

Tutoring Approach:

Depending on the individual needs of each student, I will prepare a range of tasks to build confidence in specific areas of weakness. From past experience, a lack of confidence is one of the biggest barriers to learning, so in all cases I seek to reassure a student of existing strengths and abilities before and during our tuition. More generally, we will develop speaking, listening, reading and writing skills through different activities to strengthen and accelerate ongoing language learning. Where appropriate/desired, I will bring in relevant texts and materials to develop broader reading building up analytical and critical skills. Grammar work will always feature, though in well-balanced chunks which aim to be accessible AND enjoyable!

Most importantly, I hope to inspire students of any level to relish and enjoy their studies, and to yearn for a more solid grasp of their subject and a higher proficiency in each area of language learning.

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


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Klara (Dr)
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Subjects: French  |  Drama  |  Maths  |  English  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home / Online
Info: I have been a teacher for more than thirty years. I was a university lecturer and private tutor in Hungary and I continued teaching as a tutor when I came to England. I am passionate about teaching; helping pupils improve is very important to me. ...
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Personal Description:
I have been a teacher for more than thirty years. I was a university lecturer and private tutor in Hungary and I continued teaching as a tutor when I came to England. I am passionate about teaching; helping pupils improve is very important to me.

Teaching Experience:

A few years ago I was teaching drama at different levels, as well as English literature and language. I started teaching Maths for younger children when I came to England. I also marked theses in Literature as a lecturer and advised students on writing papers in Literature. I taught several courses; for example, Essay writing, Language skills, Communication skills and Drama and Theatre. I based my drama lessons on my experiences as a Fulbright scholar at the Drama Department at the University of Oregon, USA.
I am especially enthusiastic about helping students with their essays; teaching them how to find focus and express their ideas precisely and coherently; organise and proofread their work; how to write a good introduction and conclusion.
Pupils I have taught have been admitted to Wolverhampton Girls' High School, Wolverhampton Grammar School and Chase Academy.

Tutoring Approach:

I am an extremely patient teacher. I have helped children and adults of different ages to achieve their goals. In my opinion anyone can improve; the teacher's role is essential in the process. It is my responsibility to understand individual needs and to make sure that I create the best learning environment both physically and psychologically.
I am friendly and strict at the same time.
It is very important to tailor lessons to individual needs. My main priority is to find the best way to help the student improve. Motivating them can take different forms: encouragement, gentle pressure, being more strict and so on. Every student is different; it is my responsibility to find the best approach.

Subjects
  • French
  • 11+ (secondary) (£19 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (£25 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (£28 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (£29 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (£29 p.h.)
  • Drama
  • 11+ (secondary) (£19 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (£25 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (£28 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (£29 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (£30 p.h.)

  • Maths
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (£19 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (£20 p.h.)
  • English
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (£19 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (£20 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (£25 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (£30 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (£32 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (£33 p.h.)


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Frank (Mr)
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Subjects: Special Needs  |  Maths  |  English (Foreign Language)  |  English  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home / Online
Info: D.O.B: 20th January 1948 Nationality: British Health: Excellent Status: Married On a personal level, I would certainly describe myself as an energetic, enthusiastic person able to work effectively. I have the ability to work on my ...
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D.O.B: 20th January 1948 Nationality: British
Health: Excellent Status: Married


On a personal level, I would certainly describe myself as an energetic, enthusiastic person able to work effectively.
I have the ability to work on my own initiative as well as part of a team.
I am adaptable, cheerful, honest, direct, humorous, positive and service orientated.
I also have a unique blend of personnel and management skills.

Teaching Experience:

Jan 2010 - Present 1:1 TUITION - Fleet Tutors / Teaching Personnel at Various Warwickshire Schools / Looked after Children [LAC] part time. On-line 1:1 Tuition
ESOL Entry 1 - Level 2 / English KS2 - 4 / Mathematics KS2 - 3

Feb 2009 - Present TAKE-A-BREAK Part time Support Worker to vulnerable adults.

Jan 2009 - Present SUPPORT WORKER/PERSONAL ASSISTANT - Part time

Feb 2009 - May 2010 WRVS Meals on Wheels Volunteer

July 2009 - Nov 09 NORTH WARWICKSHIRE COLLEGE
Sessional Lecturer - Industry / ESOL Courses on company premises

Mar 2009 - Mar 2009 CITY COLLEGE [ Coventry ]
Part time Sessional Lecturer Communication Skills Level 1 / 2 [Cover for Sickness]

Sept 2006 - Nov 08 HMP RYE HILL [ Dunchurch ]
Part time Sessional Lecturer ESOL / Literacy Level 1 / 2 / Business Studies

May 2007 - Nov 08 NORTH WARWICKSHIRE COLLEGE [Nuneaton / Hinckley]
Part time Sessional Lecturer ESOL / Literacy Level 1 / 2

April 2007 - Jan 08 WARWICKSHIRE COLLEGE [Rugby] IELTS Examiner

Dec 2006 - Jan 08 CITY COLLEGE [ Coventry ] IELTS Examiner

July 2006 - Sept 2006 CITY COLLEGE [ Coventry ]
Part time Sessional Lecturer EFL [ Course tutor / Tutorials ]
IELTS Preparation courses

Jan 2006 - June 2006 HENLEY COLLEGE [ Coventry ]
Part time Sessional Lecturer EFL [ Course tutor ]
Part time Sessional Lecturer ESOL [ Personal Tutor ]
IELTS Preparation courses

Jan 1996 - Dec 2005 ROYAL AIR FORCE of OMAN [Oman]
British Council examiner for IELTS / PET / KET.
Examiner for various military establishments.
Language Instructor. Main duties included developing and teaching General English, Applied linguistics and ESP programmes,
Communications, Supply courses to Officers, NCOs of The Royal Air Force of Oman.
Part - time teaching at The British Council.
I am familiar with language laboratories, Computer assisted Language learning packages, [CALL] Word for windows/Excel….

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Tutoring Approach:

In my career so far, I have undertaken a number of posts requiring integrity, hard work and determination. I have successfully met many challenges over the past years and am now looking for new ways in which I can apply my experience and conscientious methods. I feel confident that my skills as a communicator, as an experienced teacher.

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


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Colin (Mr)
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Subjects: Maths  |  PE / Sport Science  |  Sociology  |  Combined Science  |  Business Related  |  Psychology  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home / Online
Info: I enjoy teaching and helping students gain confidence and better results. I have a proven history of achieving success. I am passionate about the importance of good education and offer a highly professional specialized tuition service. My current re ...
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I enjoy teaching and helping students gain confidence and better results. I have a proven history of achieving success. I am passionate about the importance of good education and offer a highly professional specialized tuition service. My current research interests include applied psychology, psychometrics and policing practice.

Teaching Experience:

I have taught for many years both on an individual and an organizational training basis. I am an approved OCR marker in psychology. I also specialize in entrance and selection processes particularly those for senior management, the armed forces and the police.
I lecture on an international basis.

Tutoring Approach:

I strive to tailor my tuition to the aims, aspirations and needs of the student. I use real world examples to make the subjects relevant and interesting. Learning though hard work can and should be fun. I aim to help all my students, achieve the best results possible.

Subjects
  • Maths
  • 11+ (secondary) (£30 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (£30 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (£30 p.h.)
  • PE / Sport Science
  • 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.)

  • Sociology
  • 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.)
  • Combined Science
  • 11+ (secondary) (£30 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (£30 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (£30 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (£30 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (£30 p.h.)

  • Business Related
  • 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.)
  • Psychology
  • 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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Imogen (Miss)
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Subjects: Maths  |  History  |  French  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home
Info: Hi, my name is Imogen and I'm 21 years old. I am a third year undergraduate student at the University of Kent and have just returned from my year abroad in Paris. I study French, with modules in International Relations, Politics and German. I previou ...
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Hi, my name is Imogen and I'm 21 years old. I am a third year undergraduate student at the University of Kent and have just returned from my year abroad in Paris. I study French, with modules in International Relations, Politics and German. I previously studied the International Baccalaureate instead of A Levels and whilst doing this tutored a 16 year old girl in GCSE French - she went from a C to an A with just simple tutoring of the basics. My final grades for my first year included French grammar grade being a 72 (1st) and all other modules receiving above 62, with a 70 in International History and International Relations.
My year abroad was spent with a French company, improving my French by being surrounded by solely French speakers! I returned from working and living in the French language feeling hugely confident in my foreign language abilities across all disciplines (listening, reading, writing and speaking).
I believe that I have a friendly approach to tutoring.

Teaching Experience:

As previously mentioned, I tutored a 16 year old girl in GCSE French. Over the 9 month period, we improved on her basic grammar skills and reading and listening skills also. As well as this, I have helped (not necessarily tutored, but essentially, tutored) several friends at different subjects that we both studied, particularly GCSE History and IB Biology Standard. I have a brother who sat his GCSEs in June 2013 and as most of our subjects were the same, I tutored him and tested him often in the subjects that I took at IB. From this site, which I joined in December 2012, I gained one student very quickly and during our 4 months tutoring sessions, she improved her basic understanding tremendously, progressing from a D to a B for her oral exam in April.

Tutoring Approach:

In terms of my approach to tutoring, I like to assess what the tutee finds difficult and try and work in a different way to how they are accustomed to to see if it helps at all. I draw a lot from my experiences as a student as I have found the ways in which I have been taught very easy to understand. I would like to say that my approach is a lot more suited to children because, like them, I am a student too and I understand what they are coping with and how their mind works. Listening is of key importance and I make sure that I listen to what my tutee is trying to say.

PLEASE NOTE: Although I tutor GCSE History, I would like to specify that it would just be for the Germany option.

Subjects
  • Maths
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (£10 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (£10 p.h.)
  • History
  • GCSE or Standards (£12 p.h.)

  • French
  • 11+ (secondary) (£13 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (£15 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (£15 p.h.)

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Irene (Miss)
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Subjects: English (Foreign Language)  |  Italian  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home
Info: I'm an Italian girl from Rome who recently moved to the UK to start university at Goldsmiths College. I was raised in a bilingual home, with an Italian father, and Italo-American mother. I'm sociable and open with an interest in music, animals (I hav ...
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I'm an Italian girl from Rome who recently moved to the UK to start university at Goldsmiths College. I was raised in a bilingual home, with an Italian father, and Italo-American mother. I'm sociable and open with an interest in music, animals (I have three dogs back home) and sports, especially sailing. I love children and have experience in babysitting: this is why I'm looking to tutor younger people. I'm looking for a job which will not interfere with my studies in order to make a little money aside from what I receive from my family.

Teaching Experience:

I do not have extensive teaching experience, but in Rome I babysat and nurtured two young Italian girls (6 and 8 years old) for around 2 years. As I am bilingual, on request from the girls parents, I often adressed them in English in order to better their language skills. We played educational games, held conversations, watched films and sang songs in order to make the experience as fun and entertaining as possible. Although I realize that I dont have considerable experience I am eager to learn, and teach. Furthermore I was raised with a younger sibling, and in close contact with 3 younger cousins of which I was often left in charge.

Tutoring Approach:

My approach to tutoring is to make it as engaging and enjoyable as possible. Youngsters are often in school for a good part of the day, and to leave school just to be privately tutored for an hour or two may result discouraging for them. In order to make these lessons a pleasure, as opposed to a chore, I hope to employ teaching tactics which will produce satisfaction and gratification. I am open to suggestions by part of the parents, but if left to my own accord I would employ the following activities: conversation, typical Italian games which will extend vocabulary, general culture, cooking typical plates, singing traditional songs, watching funny clips, reading stories aloud, and playing pretend games. If required I will be able to engage in grammatical lessons as well, helping the children memorize verbs, quizzing them, and leaving them assignments to work on at home.

Subjects
  • English (Foreign Language)
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (£15 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (£20 p.h.)
  • Italian
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (£15 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (£20 p.h.)


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Jessica (Miss)
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Subjects: Music  |  English  
Availability: Weekdays (evenings)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home / Online
Info: I am a 27 year old, fully qualified and highly experienced primary school teacher living in the West End of Glasgow. I am a confident, friendly and reliable individual who pays attention to not only academic but also emotional development, always pla ...
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I am a 27 year old, fully qualified and highly experienced primary school teacher living in the West End of Glasgow. I am a confident, friendly and reliable individual who pays attention to not only academic but also emotional development, always placing children at the centre of learning.

Teaching Experience:

I am a fully qualified primary school teacher, registered with the General Teaching Council Scotland. I hold Enhanced CRB Disclosure. I have worked full-time in both Glasgow and London for 5 years. I have experience in teaching children from all age groups and was Literacy Coordinator for 2 years in my previous post. I currently teach Primary 2 in Easterhouse, Glasgow. Outside of a school setting I have experience in tutoring both music when in my 6th year at secondary school and English when living in Argentina. I have been awarded Grade 5 Music Theory, Grade 8 Piano and Grade 5 Oboe certificates.

Tutoring Approach:

I strongly believe that learning should be enjoyable and ensure that my tuition is both personalised and active. I take time to build good working relationships with all my pupils as I think that happy and relaxed learners are successful learners. I am experienced in teaching children with a wide range of barriers to learning which has taught me to be flexible and creative in the way that I teach.

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


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Giacomo (Mr)
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Subjects: Greek  |  Latin  |  Italian  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home / Online
Info: Hello! My name is Giacomo, I come from Italy and I am a third year PhD student in Roman Archaeology at the University of Leicester.I have a strong experience in tutoring and teaching at high school and university level and I'm happy to help with Lati ...
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Hello! My name is Giacomo, I come from Italy and I am a third year PhD student in Roman Archaeology at the University of Leicester.I have a strong experience in tutoring and teaching at high school and university level and I'm happy to help with Latin, Ancient Greek and Italian.

Teaching Experience:

During the last two years I have been teaching different courses at the University of Leicester, acquiring a strong experience in dealing with students. In particular during this and last year I have been teaching Latin and Ancient Greek to first year students. In the last two months I also have been teaching Latin to the children of the Overdale Infant and Jr. School, as part of the Outreach Program of the School of Archaeology and Ancient History. Furthermore, since last year I have been working as one to one study mentor in The AccessAbility Centre of the University where I support students with learning disabilities. Finally, when I was still in Italy I have been giving private lessons of Latin, Ancient Greek and Italian literature to high school and university students for three years.

Tutoring Approach:

I will have a different approach according to the language I will be teaching. For Italian, I will use a communicative approach. This means that I will deliver just a minimum of grammar and I will use the target language as much as possible so that the student will learn the grammar implicitly. On the other side, since Latin and Ancient Greek are extinct languages I will use a more traditional approach. Nevertheless, also in this case I will try to alternate grammar with literature in order to help the student to get a broader perception of the ancient world.

Subjects
  • Greek
  • 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.)
  • Latin
  • 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.)

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

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Fazal (Mr)
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Subjects: Entrance Exams  |  English  |  Maths  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home
Info: -Graduated with a Masters Degree (2.1) in Civil Engineering from Loughborough University. -This has led me to maintain excellent Mathematics and analytical skills which I apply to my tuition methods. -Generally teach 1 to 1 but also able to cov ...
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Personal Description:
-Graduated with a Masters Degree (2.1) in Civil Engineering from Loughborough University.

-This has led me to maintain excellent Mathematics and analytical skills which I apply to my tuition methods.

-Generally teach 1 to 1 but also able to cover 1 to 2 and small groups in any of the following subjects:

-Maths and English Primary Level including SATs
-11+ Entrance Exams (Kent/Medway) including all aspects of Maths, English, Verbal and Non Verbal Reasoning
-Maths Key Stage 3 (Year 7 - Year 9)
-Maths GCSE (Foundation, Higher, Linear/Modular)
-Maths IGCSE
-Maths A-Level

-As an Ex Grammar School student I have experience in sitting and passing the 11+ tests myself as well as a generally strong educational background (including strong A-Levels and excellent GCSE's).

-I am also happy to provide general UCAS, university and careers advice.

-Currently starting a tuition company.

Just give me a call to arrange a meeting to see if I can help.

Teaching Experience:

-Carrying out private tuition with over 60 students for almost 3 years in the following subject areas:

-Maths and English Primary Level including SATs
-11+ Entrance Exams (Kent/Medway) including all aspects of Maths, English, Verbal and Non Verbal Reasoning
-Maths Key Stage 3 (Year 7 - Year 9)
-Maths GCSE (Foundation, Higher, Linear/Modular)
-Maths IGCSE
-Maths AS/A-Level

-Success rate has been excellent across the board and references/CV are available on request.

-Typically GCSE students are helped to move at least one grade up compared to before tutoring.

Tutoring Approach:

-I take a very methodical and structured approach to tuition. This starts with a careful observation and assessment of a students strengths and weaknesses.

-From there I workout the most suitable way to get them towards their goal and to improve general skills such as problem solving, speed awareness, exam/revision techniques, memory improvements etc.These methods have been tried, tested and refined.

-Topics taught are personalised to the individual students strengths and weaknesses as well as individual progress rate.

-Students motivation and confidence is another factor which is worked on continuously.

-A broad range of resources is used to keep work varied where appropriate and trying to teach independent working is a constant.

Subjects
  • Entrance Exams
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (£25 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (£25 p.h.)
  • English
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (£25 p.h.)

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

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