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Khadim (Mr)
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Subjects: Physics  |  Biology  |  Urdu  |  Maths  |  English  |  Citizenship  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home
Info: GIVE YOUR CHILD A BRIGHTER FUTURE. Professional tuition that works. Many children need extra help to achieve their full potential in English,not all children find learning to read easy.Other get frustrated because they cant spell.Maths problems can ...
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Personal Description:
GIVE YOUR CHILD A BRIGHTER FUTURE.
Professional tuition that works.
Many children need extra help to achieve their full potential in English,not all children find learning to read easy.Other get frustrated because they cant spell.Maths problems can occur at any time.Some children seem to have difficulty by Year 2,whilst others don't seem to have problems until Years 7and 8 when percentages or algebra are introduced.Many maths problems occur through not grasping the basics.

Teaching Experience:

As l said if you are interested first confirm from my current pupils that how l teach as you want to know what kind of a teacher will teach you

Tutoring Approach:

l am available on weekends and after 5 pm l can come to your home and teach you.

Subjects
  • Physics
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (£20 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (£20 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (£20 p.h.)
  • Biology
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (£20 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (£20 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (£20 p.h.)

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

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


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Sophie (Miss)
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Subjects: English (Foreign Language)  |  Music  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home / Online
Info: I am an experienced performer and teacher providing lessons in practical musicianship and music theory in coherent, structured lessons, working at your own pace. I have taught woodwind for several years, and perform as a soloist and as part of ensem ...
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Personal Description:
I am an experienced performer and teacher providing lessons in practical musicianship and music theory in coherent, structured lessons, working at your own pace. I have taught woodwind for several years, and perform as a soloist and as part of ensembles and bands.
I am currently acting as head of a growing music centre in Leeds.
I can provide lessons from complete beginners to professional/diploma standard. We can work towards ABRSM/Trinity/LCM exams, GCSE/A level music examinations or just for fun.

All styles or genres of music can be taught- Jazz, Classical, Contemporary, Pop, Ska, Musicals, klezmer etc.

I can provide lessons at your home or mine in north leeds, and can give advice on instrument purchase.

I am a CRB checked teacher.

Teaching Experience:

I have taught music to pupils with a range of abilities and backgrounds, including those with physical disabilities, dyslexia and SEN status. I have also taught gifted and talented pupils, and students who are beyond grade 8 ability.

I can also teach aural development, harmony and counterpoint, history of music and music appreciation.

I currently have a 100% pass rate with ABRSM.

Tutoring Approach:

I have a variety of approaches to music tuition, and vary my teaching to match the individual.

My lessons will usually comprise a variety of structured tasks, some independent work and some homework.

I teach English in a very structured, traditional way, so get the best results possible.


I am a CRB checked teacher.

Subjects
  • English (Foreign Language)
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (£20 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (£20 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (£20 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (£20 p.h.)
  • Music
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (£22 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (£22 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (£22 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (£22 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (£22 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (£22 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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Michael (Mr)
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Subjects: Maths  |  Computer Studies / I.T.  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you
Info: *Get 50% off your first lesson!* I am a graduate from the University of Sunderland - BSc hons Information Technology and Education - 2:1. I have been teaching for sixteen successful years. I'm Head of Mathematics and ICT, teaching GCSE Mathematics ...
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Personal Description:
*Get 50% off your first lesson!* I am a graduate from the University of Sunderland - BSc hons Information Technology and Education - 2:1. I have been teaching for sixteen successful years. I'm Head of Mathematics and ICT, teaching GCSE Mathematics and GCSE ICT at a school in Sunderland. I have excellent experience teaching Word, Excel, Powerpoint, Publisher and Access. My personal teaching philosophy is to ensure each tutee achieves his/her best with my support. This is achieved by developing strategies to meet their needs, so that they are able to enjoy each lesson and achieve their full potential. I also gained a Master of Education from the University of Newcastle in 2006. I am married and have seven year old twin girls.

Teaching Experience:

I have taught GCSE ICT in secondary schools for the past sixteen years and GCSE Mathematics for three years. In our recent Ofsted I was graded Good with Outstanding elements in my Mathematics lesson. I have an outstanding success record at grade C and above in Maths & ICT. I have been a private tutor for seven years. I have taught Computers for Absolute Beginners and CLAIT for 5 years. I can also set up personal/business websites.

Tutoring Approach:

I plan and prepare my lessons to the need of the individual and re-enforce any uncertainty until the appropriate targets/level have been met.

Subjects
  • Maths
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (£30 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (£30 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (£30 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (£30 p.h.)
  • Computer Studies / I.T.
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (£30 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (£30 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (£30 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (£35 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (£35 p.h.)


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Louise (Miss)
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Subjects: Reading & Writing skills  |  English  |  Italian  |  French  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home
Info: I am a 30 year old female graduate from the University of Strathclyde, in Glasgow. I have a joint Honours degree in French and Italian (language and studies) for which I gained a 2:1. I also have a Masters in Marketing which I also obtained from the ...
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Personal Description:
I am a 30 year old female graduate from the University of Strathclyde, in Glasgow. I have a joint Honours degree in French and Italian (language and studies) for which I gained a 2:1. I also have a Masters in Marketing which I also obtained from the University of Strathclyde. I am currently working in the Modern Languages department of St Ninian's High School in East arendreeshire. I spent a year abroad in Lyon, France, during my fourth year of university, where I worked as an English Language Assistant in two high schools. I am extremely patient and understanding and have a lot of experience tutoring both young children and teenagers, especially in French and Italian. I am passionate about working with and helping others and find it to be a most rewarding experience and I would love to pass on my knowledge and skills, in my specialist subjects, in order to help develop the skills of the tutees I will be working with. I am a very driven, confident and enthusiastic individual and I give 100% to everything I am involved with and I am passionate about achieving results and helping others to do so also.

Teaching Experience:

I am a qualified French & Italian teacher in secondary education and have acquired a great amount of experience throughout my different posts and have gained great confidence in teaching the new National 4 and 5 qualifications. I also have experience teaching the Higher Course in both languages. During my fourth year of University, I worked in two high schools in Lyon, France as an English language assistant, teaching children, teenagers and young adults, from the age of nine to twenty three. I was responsible for helping them with all aspects of the language, and developing their reading, writing, listening and verbal skills by preparing and working on a number of different activities. I also taught them about British culture, history and lifestyles so as to help develop their knowledge of Britain, particularly Scotland, in general. I ensured that I worked differently with different individuals, depending on their style of learning and I took a different approach accordingly. I aimed to make my style of teaching both informative and fun so that they enjoyed learning and I believe this is something I am always successful in as many tutees I have worked with have commented on my positive and helpful way of teaching.

In my final year of high school I was involved in the 'Peer Education' programme whereby I went into five different French and Italian classes and helped those who were experiencing difficulties with the subjects. I helped particularly with grammar issues as these seemed to pose the most problems for pupils and I also helped them prepare for upcoming speaking and writing tests. I also helped pupils to understand easier ways of making the most of their French or Italian dictionary and taught them creative and simple of ways of tackling listening and reading tests. Moreover, I worked on a one to one basis with a Higher grade pupil who was experiencing problems with French and we explored different ways of making difficult areas that much easier. I was also part of the 'Paired Reading' programme where I worked with pupils aged eleven to fifteen who experienced reading difficulties. I met with three pupils for one hour each week, on an individual basis, and we would work on techniques for improving their reading ability and they would read to me. These two programmes were very gratifying, especially when I witnessed a pupil's confidence grow as their reading skills improved.

I have also tutored two family friends, both in French and Italian, with a great focus on exam preparation and the skills that they needed to do well on class tests. I also help my niece and nephew with their French, focusing greatly on the areas they find the most difficult.

Tutoring Approach:

I take a different approach to my tutoring depending on the individual I am working with. On my first session with my tutee I will find out the areas that they are experiencing the most difficulty in, and what their strengths and weaknesses are, as this will help me to develop an effective and helpful way of teaching. I prepare various worksheets, practice tests and activities which are interactive and will allow for valuable learning. I will ask the tutee what their preferred way of learning is and look at ways in which they successfully learn in other subjects and try to incorporate this in to my way of teaching. I encourage tutees to ask questions wherever necessary and to state if they wish me to try a different approach. I believe communication is the key to successful learning and I pride myself on my friendly and approachable nature and my ability to achieve results in my tuition. On the whole, I am aware that my way of teaching has to be of benefit to the tutee so I will tailor my approach to suit their wants and needs.

Subjects
  • Reading & Writing skills
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (£20 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (£20 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (£20 p.h.)
  • English
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (£20 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (£20 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (£20 p.h.)

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


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Paola (Dr)
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Subjects: English  |  French  |  Italian  
Availability: Weekdays (daytime)
Types of Tutoring: From their home / Online
Info: I offer Italian, French and English tuition at all levels, from complete beginners to highers and advanced. I have a PhD in Modern Languages from La Sapienza University of Rome, Italy (2000), where I studied English as a main subject with French ...
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Personal Description:
I offer Italian, French and English tuition at all levels, from complete beginners to highers and advanced.

I have a PhD in Modern Languages from La Sapienza University of Rome, Italy (2000), where I studied English as a main subject with French and Italian.

After graduation I spent a long time working in France before relocating to Scotland where I have been teaching Italian, English and French for the past 10 years.

I have students of various age and nationality, both children and adults. I am PVG checked.

I frequently go back to France and Italy in order to keep up-to-date with the language.

Teaching Experience:

University of Aberdeen

Tutoring Approach:

I think that learning a new language is an experience and it should be fun.

I am committed to delivering high quality tuition by offering tailor-made classes to suit different students' needs.

I have experience teaching children and adults one-to-one, one-to-two, and small groups.

I offer flexible hours so my students can arrange the classes according to their needs and availability.

Learning a language is a great opportunity to learn the culture of another country. Therefore, I use different media such as books, online articles and newspapers for reading comprehension, CDs for listening activities and conversation exercises, songs and games for children.

I can prepare for school and university exams and correct written exercises by email at no extra costs.
If you are not sure about your language level, I can assess it during the first class in order to plan a suitable course that suits your needs.

If you are a distance learner at school, college or university I can act as an assessment supervisor for your language tests.

I am enthusiastic for using new technologies to add to the learning experience.

I also offer distance learning tuition through Skype worldwide for all intermediate and advanced learners.

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

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

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Laszlo (Mr)
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Subjects: Reading & Writing skills  |  Earth Science  |  Maths  |  Geography  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home
Info: I am a professional geography researcher specialised in regional geography and urban sciences. I have gained my knowledge and expertise from universities across Europe (Pécs, Wolverhampton, Maribor, Zagreb, and Ljubljana). I am currently a PhD Aspira ...
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Personal Description:
I am a professional geography researcher specialised in regional geography and urban sciences. I have gained my knowledge and expertise from universities across Europe (Pécs, Wolverhampton, Maribor, Zagreb, and Ljubljana). I am currently a PhD Aspirant at the University of Pécs, Hungary.

I have been mainly researching in the field 'geography of energy', but my interests link my specification to other scientific disciplines such as sustainability, environmental sciences, and landscape geography, and I am able to perform and combine various geographical fields.

During my years as a PhD Student, I was given the chance to gain experience as a lecturer; teaching subjects which included: renewable energy resources and world regional geography. In 2015, I officially became a teacher after successfully completing my PGCE at the Birmingham City University in England.

As a teacher I have also gained experience in a prison setting teaching mathematics to a wide age range and ability of students and different learning levels, whilst I have been able to use the knowledge that I obtained from the course in practice.

Besides having published a number of articles and books, I am the founder and series editor of Frugeo's journal called Geographical Locality Studies.

I am a registered member of the Hungarian Geographical Society (MFT), and the Association of Teachers and Lecturers (ATL).

Teaching Experience:

Being a 'good' teacher is a subjective opinion that I cannot state about myself. I am experienced in a wide-range of teaching environments from primary/secondary school-aged pupils to adult/prison learning and higher education.

People who have observed me teaching in the past have had positive criticism of my work and mentioned how efficient and encouraging my lessons and teaching methods are. In my opinion, to be a good teacher it is essential to be flexible with the environment you work in and have to have comprehensive knowledge both in outdoors and in classroom settings. You have to experience and observe the outside world for you to engage and maintain properly an enthusiastic class when teaching geography.

The qualifications and the reputation I have obtained in Geography are the results of an enthusiasm I have had since my childhood for this subject area and it is still part of my daily life that comes to life through my own business and its journal.

Geography is not only my profession, but is also my hobby that is present in my life with all of its aspects, whether it be examining a piece of rock or talking about coffee beans, I can discuss both in an academic sense as well as out of personal interest. The diverse use of language therefore is important when encouraging others on geography and the key is to find a common interest between subject and receiver for them to understand and to be inspired by what they are learning. For example, when teaching in the prison, Mathematics combined with Geography suddenly becomes more interesting and therefore engaging.

Tutoring Approach:

For a researcher with a deep understanding about the Earth's mechanisms, Geography will always reserve a high number of mysteries. Research is the foundation for everything that is taught and this will always be exciting for me to do. But the implementation of this new knowledge may be challenging, that is why you have to keep thinking of new teaching methods to improve the quality of the subject that you are teaching. For this reason, it is essential to assist the younger generation for them to become capable to deal with geography related topics and issues.

As originally a researcher with a non-British educational background and with a very colourful and diverse interest in Earth Sciences, I am able to shake things up. My aim is to develop people's knowledge, foster their understandings on geography and help them achieve the required goals set by the school/exam board which I hope will motivate them into using geographical knowledge in their daily lives.

Subjects
  • Reading & Writing skills
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (£25 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (£25 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (£25 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (£25 p.h.)
  • Earth Science
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (£25 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (£25 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (£25 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (£25 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (£25 p.h.)

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


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Michael (Mr)
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Subjects: Maths  
Availability: Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you
Info: I have recently retired from part time teaching, but intend to continue with my private tuition as this is something that I love doing. ...
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Personal Description:
I have recently retired from part time teaching, but intend to continue with my private tuition as this is something that I love doing.

Teaching Experience:

I am a qualified engineer who took up teaching as a second career. I was a part time teacher of Mathematics in a secondary school. where I have been teaching for 8 years. I have lots of experience teaching one to one to ensure the pupil achieves their maximum potential.

Tutoring Approach:

I have been very successfully providing tuition for a number of years to a whole range of people ranging from 6 to 36 years old. I can provide exam tutoring or just general mathematics coaching or specific topic tutoring, whichever is most appropriate the the tutee.

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

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Natalia (Mrs)
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Subjects: Russian  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: From their home / Online
Info: My name is Natalia and I was born in Russia, I Am a teacher by profession. I am cheerful and natural, easily approached especially by young children. I enjoy nature, waking in the countryside and reading. I live in England and I have been g ...
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Personal Description:
My name is Natalia and I was born in Russia,
I Am a teacher by profession. I am cheerful and natural,
easily approached especially by young children.
I enjoy nature, waking in the countryside and reading.
I live in England and I have been
giving private Russian lessons at all levels for several years.
My lessons are very well planned and prepared to suit every level.

Teaching Experience:

I am a University graduate. Specialist Diploma in Pedagogy and Psychology
(Instructor of preschool Pedagogic and Psychology and educational Supervisor)
I have more then 25 years
experience as a teacher and psychologist. I have working experience
with student in Pedagogical College and more then 15 years at special school,
teaching children with learning difficulty, (including speech).
My skills and experience is working with groups and individuals.

Tutoring Approach:

I have been living in England more than 10 years, and I have been
giving private Russian lessons at all levels for several years.
My lessons are very well planned and prepared to suit every level.
THE FIRST LESSON IS FREE.

Subjects
  • Russian
  • 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.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (£20 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (£20 p.h.)

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Eugene (Dr)
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Subjects: Chemistry  |  Biology  |  Entrance Exams  |  Mandarin  |  Physics  |  Maths  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home / Online
Info: Post doctoral researcher at University of Sheffield, working to improve mathematical computer models which predict onset of heart disease. I recently completed a PhD in Bioengineering at Imperial College London, carrying out mathematical research ...
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Personal Description:
Post doctoral researcher at University of Sheffield, working to improve mathematical computer models which predict onset of heart disease.

I recently completed a PhD in Bioengineering at Imperial College London, carrying out mathematical research on heart disease. My first degree was in Maths at the same university, and I took a Masters in Biomedical Research in between.

I attended both a state school and a top boarding school and am comfortable to cover topics on and off the standard syllabus.

I am a very fun, friendly person with a wide range of activities and hobbies from inline skating to singing and playing the violin.

Teaching Experience:

I have tutored A-level maths privately for a few years, and also spent several weeks as a teaching assistant in a secondary school during my undergraduate degree as part of the Student Associates Scheme. Many of my contemporaries from university are science and mathematics teachers across England and overseas, and I periodically discuss teaching methods and curriculum changes with them.

During my PhD, I led undergraduate tutorials and problems classes in the Mathematics and several Engineering departments, teaching undergraduates from 1st year to 4th year. The courses include Mathematical Methods, Matlab, Fluid Mechanics, PDEs, Modelling in Biology, Heat and Mass Transfer. I also carried out 1-1 tuition for undergraduates at departmental request. I have supervised a number of undergraduate and masters research projects and summer students.

Tutoring Approach:

I am a very approachable person and I prefer interactive sessions, although I can tailor the tuition style to the individual.

A first meeting would involve an informal chat for the student and I to get more familiar with his/her needs and style of working, and everything follows from there.

Subjects
  • Chemistry
  • GCSE or Standards (£25 p.h.)
  • Biology
  • GCSE or Standards (£25 p.h.)

  • Entrance Exams
  • 11+ (secondary) (£25 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (£25 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (£25 p.h.)
  • Mandarin
  • GCSE or Standards (£20 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (£20 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (£25 p.h.)

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


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Nataliya (Mrs)
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Subjects: Russian  
Availability: Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home
Info: Individual approach and attention to needs and learning style of every student. ...
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Personal Description:
Individual approach and attention to needs and learning style of every student.

Teaching Experience:

20years-Teaching Russian(Language/literature/History)to students of any age and nationality(Russian-speaking and foreign students).Colleges/private schools of Russia/Ukraine.Also worked as a teacher at the Middle East,Greece and Italy.

Tutoring Approach:

attention to detail ,patience and professionalism.individual learning strategy for every student.

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

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Alexander (Mr)
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Subjects: English  |  History  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / Online
Info: I am a confident, diligent and sociable person, with a wide knowledge of world history, and specialising in American and South-East Asian history and culture. I hold a double first class Bachelors degree in History and American Studies from Canterbur ...
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Personal Description:
I am a confident, diligent and sociable person, with a wide knowledge of world history, and specialising in American and South-East Asian history and culture. I hold a double first class Bachelors degree in History and American Studies from Canterbury Christ Church University, and have had many years experience leading youth projects such as youth councils, young persons' scrutiny forums (YPSF) and have acted as a liasion on several historical and cultural preservation projects such as the Standing Advisory Council on Religious Education (SACRE) and the Church House Preservation Committee.

Teaching Experience:

I have previous experience as a teaching assistant to KS3 and KS4 level history at a state secondary school.

Tutoring Approach:

I take a holistic approach to the teaching of history, ensuring that the student becomes engaged within a fuller understanding of the period being studied. As a former student and teach of history, I realise that the principal block to a tutee's understanding of historical concepts is a lack of immersion within the relevant time-frames and thus an inability to fully comprehend why certain actions were taken, and the wider effect this had.

Thus in my approach I am firm believer that it is as important for every student to understand to a higher level than that offered by the current state curriculum the context of the period they are studying. As a consequence I offer tailored introductions to said period's culture, economy, religious and political setting, and even physical geography.

Furthermore, I offer the necessary skills to craft this knowledge into well-reasoned, informed essays. My intimate knowledge of the state education system and beyond has imbued me with the ability to gauge how assignments will be assessed and thus I can work with students not only on improving their knowledge, but showcasing this in highly-marked, structured and coherent written forms.

I use a number of methods to achieve this, including homework assignments, but also using character adoption, audio-visual aids and a mixture of written and verbal questions of varying length and form.

Subjects
  • English
  • GCSE or Standards (£20 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (£25 p.h.)
  • History
  • GCSE or Standards (£20 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (£25 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (£40 p.h.)


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Sarah (Mrs)
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Subjects: Chemistry  |  Physics  |  Maths  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (evenings)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home / Online
Info: Name: Sarah BSc. ...
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Personal Description:
Name: Sarah BSc.

Teaching Experience:

I have been volunteering at Young Carers helping with homework and extra tuition for the previous year. I also work privately helping those of all ages and abilities, including adult learners as well as children of a very young age. Over the years I have acquired a lot of tricks and techniques to make arithmetic easier to learn.

Although I claim to help up to an Advanced Higher Maths standard, I have the ability and experience to help those at university struggling with foundation maths courses.

Tutoring Approach:

As a tutor it is my job to help my students unlock their potential. To show them the real life application of what they are learning and how to apply their new found knowledge.

Subjects
  • Chemistry
  • 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.)
  • Physics
  • 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.)

  • Maths
  • 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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Chris (Mr)
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Subjects: English  |  English (Foreign Language)  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / Online
Info: Learn English at your home or work. Personalised lessons for individuals and small groups. General English / English for work / Citizenship Test Preparation / Cambridge English Exam preparation I am a qualified English teacher (English as a Sec ...
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Personal Description:
Learn English at your home or work.
Personalised lessons for individuals and small groups.
General English / English for work / Citizenship Test Preparation / Cambridge English Exam preparation

I am a qualified English teacher (English as a Second Language), teaching adults at all levels from beginner (A1 : Elementary) to advanced (C1).

If you have come to the UK to live, work or study, I provide private lessons for individuals and small groups to help improve your use of English according to your particular needs.

Teaching Experience:

I have 12 years full time teaching experience in General & Business English for adults in Brazil, Italy, Switzerland and the UK.

From 2005 to 2010 : Full time Teacher of General and Business English in Sao Paulo, Brazil.
Individual and group lessons both privately and working with private language schools.

Language schools : Link Idiomas, Alt Idiomas, Bridge Lingua-Tec

From 2010 to June 2015 : Full time teacher of general and business English in Northern Italy and Switzerland.
Individual and group lessons with private language schools, companies and at University.

Language Schools : Linguapoint (Reggio Emilia) / Corsi di Lingue (Varese)
University : University of Parma : Teaching Business English for the Masters in Marketing Management (2011- 2013)

Principal Companies : Ermenegildo Zegna (Lugano, Switzerland),
IBSA Pharmaceuticals (Lugano, Switzerland),
Max Mara (Reggio Emilia, Italy),
Vodafone (Varese, Italy),
Carl Zeiss (Varese, Italy)

From September 2015 to Present : Teaching private English Lesson in the UK.

Tutoring Approach:

Real life communication is central to the lessons and I always aim to make lessons as interesting, useful and relevant to the individual student as possible.

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


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Elisabetta (Ms)
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Subjects: History  |  Italian  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home
Info: Passionate about teaching, voracious reader and traveller, I worked for the charity sector for several years, training volunteers, and love it! ...
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Personal Description:
Passionate about teaching, voracious reader and traveller, I worked for the charity sector for several years, training volunteers, and love it!

Teaching Experience:

I have been teaching Italian for a few years as a second job, and went through a celta course who gave me a great deal of method and good practice.

Tutoring Approach:

A very practical one, with tailored lessons. Generally starting with easy conversational in order to build enthusiasm for the language, and then move on to grammar. Using different tactics from games to more demanding exercises.

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


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Brajesh (Mr)
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Subjects: Maths  |  Physics  |  Biology  |  Chemistry  
Availability: Weekends
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home / Online
Info: I am Indian origin man teach science in a secondary school. ...
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Personal Description:
I am Indian origin man teach science in a secondary school.

Teaching Experience:

I am a qualified teacher. I have been teaching Science ( Physics, Chemistry and Biology) for last 15 years.

Tutoring Approach:

I look for the difficult area or struggling point of the student and then help her. I also give questions form past papers so it could help the student to apply the concept easily.

Subjects
  • Maths
  • 11+ (secondary) (£30 p.h.)
  • Physics
  • 11+ (secondary) (£30 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (£30 p.h.)

  • Biology
  • 11+ (secondary) (£30 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (£30 p.h.)
  • Chemistry
  • 11+ (secondary) (£30 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (£30 p.h.)


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Gabrielle (Miss)
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Subjects: English  |  Maths  
Availability: Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home
Info: I am a graduate with a Bachelors (Hons) in Business Management, a Masters in Education, Economics & Politics and AAT qualified (accounting) with CIMA certificate. ...
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I am a graduate with a Bachelors (Hons) in Business Management, a Masters in Education, Economics & Politics and AAT qualified (accounting) with CIMA certificate.

Teaching Experience:

I have been tutoring for a year now and really enjoy building a rapport with my students in order to bring out the potential in them by encouraging their confidence and interest in the subject.

Tutoring Approach:

Firstly I will go through the syllabus with the student and ascertain which areas need most focus and in which order.
Upon finishing each topic, I give my students a recap test at the start of each session to refresh their memory on what we have already covered.
For each topic, I will give an example and go through it with the student and then ask them to complete a few questions until they are confident enough to move on.
When nearing exams, I will take the student through past papers.

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


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Nhung (Miss)
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Subjects: Business Related  |  English (Foreign Language)  |  Maths  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: From their home / Online
Info: I am an enthusiastic person who is always willing to help others. To me, teaching is inspiring. Good teachers are not who just can solve hard math problems, but they should be the most passionate and motivating person to their pupils. ...
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Personal Description:
I am an enthusiastic person who is always willing to help others. To me, teaching is inspiring. Good teachers are not who just can solve hard math problems, but they should be the most passionate and motivating person to their pupils.

Teaching Experience:

I have 4 years experience in teaching English and Math to several pupils from grade 3 to grade 12.
All of my grade 12 pupils got above 8.0/10.0 in English for University Entrance National Exam.
Besides, I have participated in Children International Summer Village (CISV), a volunteering organization which educates children to act and treat others in peace. In CISV, I am a leader of groups of 4-6 kids and my responsibility is to help them get involved in activities and improve their manner.

Tutoring Approach:

Encouraging and supporting children to finish the work themselves are my main methods to guide my trainee. I believe this way would be the best for children to enhance their independent skills because children would have much more chance to do and fail and learn from the failure all by themselves.
To make my methods be more realistic, I always try to discuss with parents before working with their children to make sure that I get parents' support with my approach. My method can not be successful without parents' care and co-operations.
All in all, through diverse experience, I believe I have a good understanding about children's psychology. I always design different syllabuses for each individual depends on children's hobbies or characteristics.

Subjects
  • Business Related
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (£20 p.h.)
  • English (Foreign Language)
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (£15 p.h.)

  • Maths
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (£15 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (£19 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (£19 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (£20 p.h.)

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