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Katie (Miss)
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Subjects: Entrance Exams  |  Media / Communication Studies  |  English  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (evenings)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / Online
Info: MA in English Language, PGCE, experienced examiner of GCSE English Language for AQA exam board (5 years). I have been teaching for six years and have been awarded outstanding by Ofsted in school inspections. I can tutor GCSE English Language and/or L ...
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Personal Description:
MA in English Language, PGCE, experienced examiner of GCSE English Language for AQA exam board (5 years). I have been teaching for six years and have been awarded outstanding by Ofsted in school inspections. I can tutor GCSE English Language and/or Literature, English Grammar, and entrance exams. I am passionate about my subject and I also like to use it as a vehicle for students to explore morals, ethics and identity; I am most happy when I feel I am teaching students core skills, as well as broadening their knowledge of our rich history or important current affairs.

Teaching Experience:

I am a graduate of the Teach First programme. Teach First is a charity that tackles educational disadvantage by placing graduates in schools which are in challenging circumstances. As a result of this, I had to learn how to plan and deliver lessons that were fun and engaging, as well as educational. Many of the students in my classes were behind because the school hadn't been able secure permanent staff, so I also had to learn how to accelerate their progress quickly, if they were to have any hope of reaching their true potential. I signed up to examine English Language at GCSE for AQA and this was certainly helpful, as I was able to give my students a big insight into the skills that were required and the mistakes that were often made. I have been an examiner for the last five years, so my knowledge and experience here would certainly benefit someone about to start in year 11. I am passionate about making English as a subject relevant and I am lucky that English provides a lot of opportunities for that; I can teach the core skills using texts from contexts that students will relate too, which really helps to build confidence and maintain engagement. I am currently teaching in a prep school in Sevenoaks because I wanted to see a different side of the education system.

Tutoring Approach:

I will always aim choose engaging texts for my tutees to work with because I want the sessions to be engaging as well has educational, especially if this is an extra session on top of all the lessons in school.

I think it is important to break down core skills like 'analysis' and 'evaluation', so that students actually understand what is required of them. Often, students are asked to 'explain' and analyse and their students have no idea what this actually means or how to do it. I have tried and tested resources, which will support my tutee and help them to do this.

I think it is important to encourage independence in any tutee, but we can't just expect it to happen, just because we have asked. I feel that modelling good outcomes and the writing process, as well as asking students to critique their own work and the work of others is key in helping students to be more independent. This is something I have achieved in a classroom setting and so, I am confident that I can help a tutee to do the same.

Subjects
  • Entrance Exams
  • 11+ (secondary) (30 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (30 p.h.)
  • Media / Communication Studies
  • 11+ (secondary) (30 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (30 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (30 p.h.)

  • English
  • 11+ (secondary) (30 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (30 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (30 p.h.)

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Christine (Mrs)
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Subjects: Spanish  |  French  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: From their home
Info: I am a French native married to a British man. I have been living in the UK for 20 years. I have two daughters. I like reading , listening to modern or traditional world musics and classical music,travelling in Europe. ...
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Personal Description:
I am a French native married to a British man.
I have been living in the UK for 20 years.
I have two daughters.
I like reading , listening to modern or traditional world musics and classical music,travelling in Europe.

Teaching Experience:

In France I taught Spanish to 13-18 years old French pupils for 10 years in the main stream education.
In the UK I worked for La Jolie Ronde for a couple of years
For the last 10 years I have been working as a private language tutor in Sevenoaks.

Tutoring Approach:

I adapt to the individual needs of each pupil:may be 10 hours of revisions for an exam o support for a all school year or starting to study a new language to work abroad or to go on holidays.
I expect the students to be regular in their study,do the work I give them at each session so that I can test them so that they can see their progress.

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


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Vlada (Mrs)
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Subjects: Russian  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (evenings)
Types of Tutoring: From their home / Online
Info: I am an enthusiastic qualified teacher, Ukrainian by birth, who is highly proficient in Russian/Ukrainian and able to give instruction in Slavonic (Russian & Ukrainian) traditions and culture. I am happy to tutor individuals or small groups as wel ...
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Personal Description:
I am an enthusiastic qualified teacher, Ukrainian by birth, who is highly proficient in Russian/Ukrainian and able to give instruction in Slavonic (Russian & Ukrainian) traditions and culture.

I am happy to tutor individuals or small groups as well as corporate clients looking for a broader approach to improving the competency of their employees for business trips or social events.

Teaching Experience:

Associate professor (5 years university lecturing experience).
Qualified Teacher Status, Ukrainian Language and Literature (M Ed).
Experience of individual tutoring in Ukrainian and Russian Language and Literature.
Russian, Ukrainian - native.
PhD Public Administration.

Tutoring Approach:

Before any tutoring can take place it is essential to discuss with the student and agree what the proficiency target is. Our first meeting will involve an assessment of your skill level which will allow me to determine at what level I will be teaching you. I am prepared to use any acceptable teaching method suitable for my student. This may include CDs, books and media such as Skype in addition to my more usual one-to-one tutoring.

Subjects
  • Russian
  • 11+ (secondary) (25 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (30 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (35 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (40 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (35 p.h.)

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Alexsandra (Mrs)
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Subjects: Portuguese  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home / Online
Info: I am from Brazil, however, I am able to teach bot European Portuguese and Brazilian. I am passionate about teaching and about languages in general. I can teach people of all ages and levels. I have got that essential quality any tutor shoul ...
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Personal Description:
I am from Brazil, however, I am able to teach bot European Portuguese and Brazilian.

I am passionate about teaching and about languages in general.

I can teach people of all ages and levels.

I have got that essential quality any tutor should have; I am an extremely patient teacher and I do not give up my students easily!

Teaching Experience:

I have worked as a Portuguese tutor for the past 23 years, both in Brazil and in the UK.

I have taught both European and Brazilian Portuguese, which can also be combined as I have successfully done with many of my pupils.

I have a vast experience in preparing pupils for their Portuguese GCSE exams.

I have also taught business Portuguese, to many executive business people.

Tutoring Approach:

Lessons are based on individual needs. They are fun and relaxing, as well as my approach...

My students usually tell me they enjoy my lessons and that I am a good teacher.

I have an enormous pleasure in teaching and, seeing my students achieving their goals is my delight!

Subjects
  • Portuguese
  • 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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Mark (Mr)
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Subjects: Physics  |  Chemistry  |  Biology  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (evenings)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you
Info: Experienced Science Teacher (Physics, Chemistry and Biology). I am currently working in an secondary school in Feltham and have been teaching for 15 years. ...
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Personal Description:
Experienced Science Teacher (Physics, Chemistry and Biology). I am currently working in an secondary school in Feltham and have been teaching for 15 years.

Teaching Experience:

I have taught in both the independent and state sector as well as having taught in America. This has given me invaluable insights into honing my style of teaching to suit the tutees requirements. I have taught a wide range of pupils from those wishing to achieve a C grade pass at GCSE to Oxbridge applicants.

Tutoring Approach:

My approach is completely dependent on the tutee. I have the potential to be a very patient teacher but also know when pupils require the motivation to focus their efforts on achieving the desired result. I use a wide range of resources from printed materials to computer generated slides, animations and mini whiteboards. I provide a full set of notes for all A Level Biology syllabuses (AQA, Edexcel and OCR) as well as comprehensive questions and past papers for all three specifications.

Subjects
  • Physics
  • 11+ (secondary) (40 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (40 p.h.)
  • Chemistry
  • 11+ (secondary) (40 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (40 p.h.)

  • Biology
  • 11+ (secondary) (40 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (40 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (45 p.h.)

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Deirdre (Miss)
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Subjects: Spanish  |  French  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (evenings)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home
Info: I have recently returned home to Northern Ireland after completing my PGCE and 6 years teaching experience in Newcastle Upon Tyne. In my career to date I have worked as classroom teacher as well as Head of Spanish. I have had specific responsibilit ...
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Personal Description:
I have recently returned home to Northern Ireland after completing my PGCE and 6 years teaching experience in Newcastle Upon Tyne. In my career to date I have worked as classroom teacher as well as Head of Spanish. I have had specific responsibility for teaching Spanish and French to GCSE level and Spanish to A-level. In recent years I have had 93% A*-C success at GCSE level and 100% A*-C at A-level.

I hold a joint BA Hons degree in French and Spanish from Trinity College Dublin, which I achieved in 2009. During my time at Trinity I spent a year "off-books" in order to teach English as a Foreign Language Assistant in France and I spent 3 months studying in Spain. These experiences allowed me to immerse myself in the cultures and improve my fluency in each language.
I love languages and have always had a passion for learning languages and teaching.

Teaching Experience:

Park View School, August 2012 - August 2016: Teacher of French & Spanish, Head of Spanish
All Saints College, January 2011 - August 2012: Subject Leader of Spanish
Queen Elizabeth High School, September 2010 - January 2011: Teacher of French to A-level and Spanish

I am trained to teach both French and Spanish to A-level, however in recent years I have gained more experience teaching A-level Spanish. I have taught Spanish at both AS and A2 level, with specific responsibilities for teaching grammar, topic work, speaking skills, essay writing skills, and the regional topic for which I developed and completed three successful Spanish Exchanges with a school in Ciudad Real, Castilla-La Mancha. To date I have 100% A*-C success rate at AS and A2 level.
I have also taught French and Spanish to GCSE level and I have carried out numerous speaking exams. I work hard to ensure that my pupils are fully prepared and confident before sitting a speaking exam.

Tutoring Approach:

I believe I am a friendly, approachable individual and I have been commended for my positive rapport and warm relationship with my pupils. I thoroughly enjoy teaching, however I feel that one-to-one tutoring provides the opportunity to concentrate wholly on possible weaknesses and work together to overcome and master the language.

Subjects
  • Spanish
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (15 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (20 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (25 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (30 p.h.)
  • French
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (15 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (20 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (25 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (30 p.h.)


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Rachel (Miss)
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Subjects: Latin  |  French  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (evenings)
Types of Tutoring: Online
Info: I am a graduate from Oxford University, with a great passion for the subjects I studied: Classics, Modern Languages and Ancient History. ...
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Personal Description:
I am a graduate from Oxford University, with a great passion for the subjects I studied: Classics, Modern Languages and Ancient History.

Teaching Experience:

I mainly teach students who are finding their subject hard to get to grips with, or those wanting to push themselves further before an exam or interview. In both cases it is important for me to help my students enjoy the subject, as this is how they will get the most out of it. I use a mixture of the type of teaching they will get in school, along with some informal and extra-curricular elements to enhance their experience of the subject.

I teach students from young ages up to undergraduate level and beyond. My preferred method is using online tutoring via Skype, allowing students to feel comfortable in their own homes without the need to travel.

Tutoring Approach:

The most important thing with private tuition is to have it tailored to your needs, as this is probably what you are missing in school if you find a subject hard. I am very happy to discuss with you what you want to get out of your tuition, and following on from that either to focus on particular things or give a wide overview. Most importantly through helping you to understand more about the subject I hope to help you learn to love it!

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


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Bronagh (Miss)
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Subjects: English  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (evenings)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home / Online
Info: Female Tutor with a BA from Queen's University plus a Masters in English from UCD offering private tuition in all aspects of English (Language and Literature) ...
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Personal Description:
Female Tutor with a BA from Queen's University plus a Masters in English from UCD offering private tuition in all aspects of English (Language and Literature)

Teaching Experience:

Key Stage 3 upwards; including A-level, IB (standard and higher), Degree/Postgraduate Level plus advice and exam prep.

Tutoring Approach:

I can offer a comprehensive mentoring/revision program, together with Dissertation Structure/Strategy and Proofreading/Editing Service. Copywriting Services as extra. All needs and abilities catered for; only a pen and paper is required.

Subjects
  • English
  • GCSE or Standards (30 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (30 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (35 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (40 p.h.)

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Sabina (Miss)
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Subjects: German  |  French  |  English (Foreign Language)  
Availability: Weekdays (evenings)
Types of Tutoring: From their home / Online
Info: A passionate, fun and fully qualified MFL (French and German) teacher ready to help you. ...
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Personal Description:
A passionate, fun and fully qualified MFL (French and German) teacher ready to help you.

Teaching Experience:

FRENCH AND GERMAN:
I studied French and German at secondary school (GCSEs - A and A* and for A Levels As in both subjects). I have a BA (Hons) in Modern Language Studies with French and German (2:1) . I have a PGCE in French and German and also Qualified Teacher Status (QTS) and I am currently teaching French and German in a Grammar school setting to students aged 11-18. In addition to this, I regularly visit France and Germany and I have taught GCSE German and AS Level German privately, with success. I am familiar with OCR, AQA and iGCSE syllabuses.

Tutoring Approach:

If your French or German knowledge is at a beginner, intermediate or advanced level and you want to learn or develop any aspect of the language including speaking, writing, reading or listening skills, as well as grammar or vocabulary to improve job prospects, for school (Key Stage 3, Key Stage 4 or Key Stage 5) or just to understand and communicate better, then let me help you!

I am enthusiastic and want to aid you to achieve whatever you want to accomplish in a fun and interactive learning environment. I use a variety of innovative and traditional teaching methods to keep you motivated and I can offer homework if required to help you improve even quicker.

I AM HAPPY TO TEACH ONLINE AND AT MY PREMISES IN LINCOLNSHIRE.

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

  • English (Foreign Language)
  • Adult/Casual learner (25 p.h.)

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Felicity (Miss)
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Subjects: Journalism  |  Reading & Writing skills  |  Art  |  Spanish  |  English (Foreign Language)  |  English  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (evenings)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home / Online
Info: I graduated from the University of Edinburgh four years ago, having obtained a degree (2:1) in English Literature and Spanish (with distinction in spoken Spanish). I have been learning Spanish for over 10 years, and lived in Spain for a year as pa ...
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Personal Description:
I graduated from the University of Edinburgh four years ago, having obtained a degree (2:1) in English Literature and Spanish (with distinction in spoken Spanish).

I have been learning Spanish for over 10 years, and lived in Spain for a year as part of my degree, where I gained fluency in the language, and was awarded a distinction for my level of spoken Spanish on returning to Edinburgh and completing my degree. I am also passionate about English - both literature and language. I am currently working for a successful music/fashion magazine in London as section editor and have strong editorial and writing skills.

More recently I acquired a Diploma in Journalism (Gold Standard) from News Associates in Wimbledon - including Media Law, News Reporting, Court Reporting, Production, and Shorthand (100 WPM).

Teaching Experience:

I currently tutor a wide range of pupils, from the ages of five to eighteen, as well as adults in a number of subjects - English as a foreign language, Spanish and English literature. I have also taught Maths in the past and am familiar with a range of topics.

Tutoring Approach:

I believe that the most important thing about tuition is that everyone learns in different way, and as a result I like to adapt my methods of teaching to the individual and tailor my lessons to their specific needs.

I aim to be a fun, engaging tutor and to use a variety of techniques and resources to make the most of the time spent tutoring.

Subjects
  • Journalism
  • 11+ (secondary) (25 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.)
  • Reading & Writing skills
  • 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.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (30 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (30 p.h.)

  • Art
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (25 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (25 p.h.)
  • Spanish
  • 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.)
  • 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 (30 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (30 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (30 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (30 p.h.)
  • English
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (25 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (25 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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Anna (Dr)
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Subjects: Religious Studies  |  Philosophy / Critical Thinking  |  Study Skills  |  Reading & Writing skills  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: From their home / Online
Info: I am a qualified teacher and academic here to help with Philosophy, Religious Studies and general academic skills. I can help you to become better at studying, to have greater confidence in your subject knowledge, to achieve higher grades in exam ...
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Personal Description:
I am a qualified teacher and academic here to help with Philosophy, Religious Studies and general academic skills.

I can help you to become better at studying, to have greater confidence in your subject knowledge, to achieve higher grades in exams, and hopefully to enjoy the process as well!

My background is in Theology & Religion (PhD) and Education (postdoctoral research), and I am a published academic author. I am keen to pass on a love for - as well as the best skills in - studying, writing and all things philosophical.

Teaching Experience:

I have taught Religious Studies and Philosophy at several independent colleges, as well as to private tutees, and have taught Theology at undergraduate level. I also teach the violin to adult learners.

A number of my former A-level students have achieved A* grades and have gone on to study at universities including Oxford, Durham and Bristol. Others have undertaken re-sit examinations and increased their marks by up to four grades.

Tutoring Approach:

I have a friendly and encouraging approach to tuition. My aim to develop my students' confidence in their own abilities, and to enable each student to achieve the highest grades they can.

Areas on which we can focus include subject knowledge, exam technique, academic writing, revision skills, and time management. If there are other areas of your studies on which you would like to work then please do just ask!

Subjects
  • Religious Studies
  • GCSE or Standards (35 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (35 p.h.)
  • Philosophy / Critical Thinking
  • GCSE or Standards (35 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (35 p.h.)

  • Study Skills
  • 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.)
  • Reading & Writing skills
  • 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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Stas (Mr)
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Subjects: Combined Science  |  Chemistry  |  Physics  |  Maths  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home / Online
Info: I am a teacher at a GCSE and Sixth Form college in west London. I have a podcast about education, Education Bookcast. I cover one book or article on education research per week, for the benefit of teachers, parents, and anybody else who is intereste ...
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Personal Description:
I am a teacher at a GCSE and Sixth Form college in west London.
I have a podcast about education, Education Bookcast. I cover one book or article on education research per week, for the benefit of teachers, parents, and anybody else who is interested.
I have been tutoring since 2006.
I also write educational software.
I am a Chemical Engineering graduate from Trinity College, Cambridge.

Teaching Experience:

I started tutoring in 2006. My students have been of a variety of levels and backgrounds, ranging from Key Stage 3 Foundation level students to GCSE, A-level, and university students.

Here are some of the things my students have to say about me:

"Stas is an excellent tutor, I am studying Mechanical Engineering and his knowledge of Maths, Mechanics and Thermo Dynamics is extensive. He explained things in a clear and precise way and was always well prepared for the sessions. He was also punctual and reliable; it was a pleasure to learn from him."
Jack, Liverpool University

"I am currently studying Chemical Engineering, and Stas tutored me for Process Engineering, his teaching was nothing but the best, i understood the course in no time. He explains everything from the basics, something i wanted. Honestly, I will recommend him any day! He is a brilliant tutor."
Zahra, Manchester University

"Stas is an enthusiastic and patient Maths tutor. He has provided me with some very good examples, and has been a great help."
Jim, Manchester Metropolitan University, MA Bioinformatics

"Stas is a great tutor. I feel much more confident with Maths now then I did when we first started. It is evident in my grades that Stas has helped me improve in Maths. He is very good at explaining the material that I don't understand; he uses different scenarios to help explain them which enables me to apply Maths to real life situations. I enjoyed our tuition sessions, as Stas made Maths fun!"
Sehr, Manchester, A-level Maths

"This has been our first experience of using a tutor and it has been very good, thanks to Stas. Not only is he very reliable, but my son has enjoyed the sessions and learnt a great deal in terms of problem solving with his maths, Further Maths and Physics. Stas has also been able to help with some more complex Chemistry work. So far, they have worked through the more challenging sections of the Further Maths syllabus and past papers. Most importantly, my son finds their sessions extremely useful and Stas inspirational to work with."
Tamlyn, London

"My son, Alex was having problem with Biology, so far he had only few lessons with Stas but there's been a huge improvement in his grade already. We have been so impressed with Stas's teaching techniques, that we are taking on extra lessons in Maths and Physics with Stas. Stas is the most genuine teacher I've come across, there is no nonsense with him. I can see that Stas truly enjoys teaching and more importantly my son finds learning from Stas is so enjoyable."
Mel, Cheshire

"Stas has been extremely helpful. He has helped me with my math problems even though I am a mature Masters student. Stas was very patient with me and took the time to fully understand my math learning needs and difficulties. He took the time to understand the methods I had been previously taught but did not fully understand. He analyzed what my difficulties and issues were regarding math basics. Stas is a very professional and an effective teacher. I would highly recommend Stas to anyone who requires a math tutor."
Paola

Tutoring Approach:

Different people have different problems, so it would be somewhat inflexible to have a completely "catch-all" approach to how to teach people.

However, I tend to prefer a teaching style where the student is as active as possible. I usually acheive this by trying to get the student to reason through problems themselves, while helping them along the way. In my experience, this also helps me see where there are gaps in the student's knowledge, and helps me understand their thought process. (It is imperative to understand where the student is in their understanding.) It also helps approach a very common problem with students, which is fear, or lack of confidence - being encouraged to think through ideas and problems which they find difficult in a safe and non-judgmental environment can help them develop a better attitude to their subject.

I also try to offer connections with, and examples from, everyday life. I generally draw and use diagrams as much as possible, or even use props, as I find it to be the most expressive way of teaching.

I am also very enthusiastic about Science and Maths. I often find that this ends up rubbing off on some of my students!

Subjects
  • Combined Science
  • 11+ (secondary) (50 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (50 p.h.)
  • Chemistry
  • 11+ (secondary) (50 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (50 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (50 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (50 p.h.)

  • Physics
  • 11+ (secondary) (50 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (50 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (50 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (50 p.h.)
  • Maths
  • 11+ (secondary) (50 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (50 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (50 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (50 p.h.)


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Elena (Miss)
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Subjects: German  |  Spanish  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (evenings)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / Online
Info: Spanish native speaker offering a new, fun and interesting approach to students. ...
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Personal Description:
Spanish native speaker offering a new, fun and interesting approach to students.

Teaching Experience:

I have taught Spanish to English native speakers and have also taught other subjects to Spanish native speakers.

Tutoring Approach:

Fun, practical and customized to the needs of the student.

Subjects
  • German
  • 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.)
  • Spanish
  • 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 (18 p.h.)


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Roberta (Miss)
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Subjects: Italian  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you
Info: I am an enthusiastic native speaker Italian teacher qualified at the Italian Cultural Institute of London with a TIAFL (Teaching Italian as a Foreign Language) certificate. Furthermore, I have attained a Master's degree (Distinction) in Italian Liter ...
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Personal Description:
I am an enthusiastic native speaker Italian teacher qualified at the Italian Cultural Institute of London with a TIAFL (Teaching Italian as a Foreign Language) certificate. Furthermore, I have attained a Master's degree (Distinction) in Italian Literature at University of Bologna gaining an excellent command of the Italian language and a deep insight into the culture.

Teaching Experience:

During the intensive teacher training course TIAFL 'Teaching Italian as a Foreign language' at the Italian Cultural Institute in London I have taught to students of different levels including complete beginners and intermediate, planning innovative lessons and creating activities with authentic material.
I am currently working with one-to-one tuitions with a more tailored approach adapted to the student's needs and expectations.

Tutoring Approach:

I love involving students into the 'Italian world': natural and artistic heritage, social customs and peculiarities.
In my professional experience as a teacher I have developed a communicative approach able to show short-term improvements in the students' speaking ability and competence.
My lessons are student-centred enabling the tutee to effectively practise the language in an active way.
The interest is stimulated through innovative and engaging activities such as games adapted to language learning as well as audio, video and visual material.
The grammar is instructed through an inductive approach to make the student able to understand the concept within a specific context, and pronunciation is facilitated with a focus on individual phonemes, stress and intonation.
This active and engaging approach is the perfect way to stimulate the students' interest and motivation in learning a new language.

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

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Ian (Mr)
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Subjects: Religious Studies  |  Maths  |  Physics  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home
Info: My wife and I with our one daughter have recently moved to Chorley from Lancaster. I'm a retired medical physicist from South Africa. I know what it is to have to work hard at one's studies when one's natural ability is limited. I love helping peop ...
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Personal Description:
My wife and I with our one daughter have recently moved to Chorley from Lancaster. I'm a retired medical physicist from South Africa. I know what it is to have to work hard at one's studies when one's natural ability is limited. I love helping people to break through the things that limit them from achieving.

My passion is to be able to help young people prepare to face the challenges of life.

With Judeo-Christian instruction largely removed from schools in the UK there is a great need to encourage more young people in understanding their Christian heritage on which this country has been built. And, so they can build their own lives on a solid foundation of the principal and ethics found in Scriptures.

Teaching Experience:

I have always enjoyed coming alongside young people and helping them come to understand and to apply this understanding to practical situations. That said, I have had limited formal teaching experience but much more one on one tutoring in different subjects. One of my pupils went on to be a military helicopter pilot which needed a high level of mathematical ability that I believe I helped him to achieve.

Tutoring Approach:

With both Maths and Physics if there is a lack of good foundational understanding then building on weak foundations will lead to problems. So a key to good tutoring is the identification and strengthening of these weak areas. Then the confidence of the pupil can be rebuilt so they can believe they can do what is required. With this approach I believe the pupil will not only do well in these subjects but will also be able to apply them to life in general.

Subjects
  • Religious Studies
  • 11+ (secondary) (15 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (20 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (25 p.h.)
  • Maths
  • 11+ (secondary) (15 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (20 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (25 p.h.)

  • Physics
  • 11+ (secondary) (15 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (20 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (25 p.h.)

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Alice (Miss)
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Subjects: Chemistry  |  Medicine  |  Combined Science  |  Maths  |  Entrance Exams  |  Biology  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (evenings)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home / Online
Info: I am a friendly, approachable, fifth year medical student currently studying at Imperial College London. I am very passionate about education and I find great satisfaction in helping people achieve. I have GCSEs in Maths, German, French, Geograph ...
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Personal Description:
I am a friendly, approachable, fifth year medical student currently studying at Imperial College London. I am very passionate about education and I find great satisfaction in helping people achieve.

I have GCSEs in Maths, German, French, Geography, Graphics, English Literature, English Language, Religious Studies, IT, Biology, Chemistry, Physics, A2 levels in Maths, Chemistry and Biology and an AS level in Geography. Before commencing my medical studies I read Biochemistry for 4 years at Warwick University and achieved a 2:1.

Due to my experience in applying to medical school I am happy to help with personal statements, UKCAT and interview technique. Having sat in on the interview panels for 2 years at Imperial I can give first hand advice on exactly what medical schools are looking for at interview, and what they want to read on a personal statement.

Teaching Experience:

At Warwick University I was employed as a Biostatistics tutors for the first years for 1 academic year. I also have an abundance of experience working with younger children through various volunteering schemes and therefore I am experienced in helping children of all ages reach their full potential in many aspects of their lives, not just academically.
I have taken 3 students through their GCSEs over the last couple of years and have relished watching their grades and confidence improve

Tutoring Approach:

I believe in tailoring tutoring to each individual's learning style to get the best out of our time together. I do this whilst also trying to create an enjoyable working environment to encourage maximum learning potential. This is especially important with younger students; I want them to enjoy our sessions so that they look forward to them and get the most out of them.
I am also happy to set work to be done outside of the sessions, which can then be worked on together in future meetings.

Subjects
  • Chemistry
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (25 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (30 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (35 p.h.)
  • Medicine
  • A-Level or Highers (60 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (60 p.h.)

  • Combined Science
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (25 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (30 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (35 p.h.)
  • Maths
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (25 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (30 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (35 p.h.)

  • Entrance Exams
  • A-Level or Highers (60 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (60 p.h.)
  • Biology
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (25 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (30 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (35 p.h.)


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Eve (Miss)
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Subjects: Art  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home / Online
Info: I have extensive experience in a wide range of areas relating to garment design and construction. I have a BA in 'Textile Design for Fashion' from Manchester School of Art, for my final project I both designed and made four fashion collections. After ...
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Personal Description:
I have extensive experience in a wide range of areas relating to garment design and construction. I have a BA in 'Textile Design for Fashion' from Manchester School of Art, for my final project I both designed and made four fashion collections. After leaving university I did styling and visual merchandising for Urban Outfitters. I undertook a three month internship with Vivienne Westwood where I learned to trace and develop patterns, as well as work on the show at Paris Fashion Week. I then went on to start my own freelance business in bridal wear design, creating a collection for a niche bridal shop called 'The Case of the Curious Bride'.

I am able to create fashion designs and translate them three dimensionally onto the stand, I can create illustrations in Adobe Illustrator, can re-touch photographs in Adobe Photoshop, as well as create publications in Adobe InDesign, and edit film using iMovie.


I offer help in the following artistic areas:
fashion design,
fashion illustration,
garment construction,
garment alteration,
draping,
fabric manipulation.
Adobe programmes including:
Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Bridge, iMovie.

Teaching Experience:

I have no previous teaching experience, but wide experience and knowledge of the fashion industry.

Tutoring Approach:

I want to encourage young people to trust their instincts in design and follow their passions. I can help with GCSE and A-level work, as well as give advice on college and university applications. I can share I can my knowledge of the fashion and costume industries, giving crucial careers advice to those thinking about their future.

Subjects
  • Art
  • GCSE or Standards (10 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (15 p.h.)

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Bibi (Miss)
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Subjects: Study Skills  |  French  |  Maths  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / Online
Info: I am fluent in English and French, and have a passion for Mathematics. I enjoy spreading knowledge and ensuring that every person I teach has gone over and beyond their ability to achieve high grades. ...
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Personal Description:
I am fluent in English and French, and have a passion for Mathematics. I enjoy spreading knowledge and ensuring that every person I teach has gone over and beyond their ability to achieve high grades.

Teaching Experience:

I have over 6 years of experience as a private tutor in Mathematics and French, and have been helping students in their exam preparation for 10 years.

Tutoring Approach:

I utilise a very structured approach to tutoring, whereby I maintain efficient communication with my tutees, whilst regularly reviewing the goals that are initially set.

Subjects
  • Study Skills
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (30 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (35 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (40 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (45 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (50 p.h.)
  • French
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (30 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (35 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (40 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (45 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (50 p.h.)

  • Maths
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (30 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (35 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (40 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (45 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (50 p.h.)

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