A Selection of Our Teachers

Steven J

PGCE Secondary Science, University of Manchester (1998). PhD Physical Sciences, University of Salford (1997). BSc (Hons) Chemistry and Biochemistry, University of Salford (1994).

Member since 2019 Dr Steven J

Qualified Science Teacher with Head of Department experience, currently offering home tuition. Teaches Science, Chemistry, Biology and Physics from Prep and Key Stage 3, through to GCSE and Chemistry to A Level across all the major Exam Boards. Can support preparations for GCSE re-sits and School Entrance Exams.

Subjects: Science, Biology, Chemistry, Physics, School Entrance Exams

Kirsty J

Member since 2020 Mrs Kirsty J

A qualified Geography teacher, teaching GCSE and A level. I have 5 years teaching experience and have also taught GCSE Chemistry and Biology. I have spent a lot of time working with students who need extra support in class and out of class. I am passionate about ensuring the students can achieve what they are capable of and more.

Subjects: Biology, Chemistry, Geography

Colin T

MEd Change in Education and Training (2000); PGCE, University of Huddersfield (1998); BA Hons Business and Finance (1985).

Member since 2019 Mr Colin T

Qualified and experienced teacher, tutor and consultant with a wealth of experience in business and education over the last 20 years. Former Lecturer in Essential Skills (Maths specialist) at Salisbury College, designing, and delivering essential skills to a range of adult learners (from 16-85) via classroom settings, remote working, one to one and using ICT. Project Manager in the research industry and board level experience as director of three charities. Teaches Key Stages 1-3 English, Maths, and Science; GCSE Maths, English Language and Literature, Physics, Biology, Chemistry, History, Geography, and Business Studies; A level Biology, English, Geography, Politics, Business Studies and Economics; University level Business and Economics. Extensive experience successfully coaching candidates through 11+, 13+ and Common Entrance and Independent school entrance exams.

Subjects: Primary, English, Maths, Science, Biology, Chemistry, Geography, History, Economics, Business Studies, 11+, SATs, English Literature, 13+, Study Skills, Homeschool, Common Entrance, Politics, School Entrance Exams

Carly M

MEd Education, Edge Hill University (2019). PGCE Science, Edge Hill University (2014). BSc (Hons) Cellular and Molecular Biology, Newcastle University (2012).

Member since 2017 Mrs Carly M

Qualified and experienced Science Teacher, currently teaching at Bingley Grammar School. Previously worked at Oakbank Beckfoot and Halifax Academy. Teaches all three Sciences, Chemistry, Physics and Biology from Prep and Key Stage 3, through to GCSE, IGCSE; teaches Biology to A Level across all the major Exam Boards. Supports preparations for School Entrance Exams. SEND experience and currently oversees SEND in Science at Bingley Grammar School. Currently completing the PgCert SENCo qualification. Currently works for Eureka Online College teaching Science Subject Knowledge Enhancement courses to aspiring teachers.

Subjects: Science, Biology, Chemistry, Physics, School Entrance Exams, 13+

Peter G

BSc (Hons) University of Natal, Durban (1986). Higher Diploma in Education, University of Natal, Durban (1985).

Member since 2019 Mr Peter G

I have been teaching sciences for 30 years. Currently I am the head of science of an independent prep school, where I have been teaching Common Entrance science for 20 years. Previous to that, I taught for 10 years in a secondary school in South Africa, where I taught biology and physical science to AS level (Matriculation). In the UK, I have experience tutoring the three sciences to GCSE level and biology to A level.

Subjects: Science, Biology, Chemistry, Physics, 11+, 13+, Common Entrance, School Entrance Exams

Farooq A

PGCE Secondary ICT with Qualified Teacher Status, St Martin's College, University of Cumbria (2008). MSc PC Interfacing and Software Applications, University of Central Lancashire (2000). BSc (Hons) Biology, University of Paisley (1987).

Member since 2018 Mr Farooq A

Qualified and experienced Science and ICT teacher, now full-time tutor, also able to support home schooling. Teaches Biology, Chemistry, Physics and ICT from Prep and Key Stage 3 through to GCSE and IGCSE; teaches Biology and Chemistry through to A level; across all major Exam Boards.

Subjects: Science, Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Computer Science, Homeschool, IT Skills

Edward W

PGCE Primary Education, University of Cumbria (2015). BSc (Hons) Sports Studies, Edgehill University (2004).

Member since 2016 Mr Edward W

Qualified and experienced Primary Teacher, teaching across the ages and across Key Stage 1 and 2. Supports all core subjects within new Primary National Curriculum. Provide preparation for SATs. SEN experience. Also teaches Biology from Key Stage 3 through to GCSE and IGCSE, across all major exam boards.

Subjects: Primary, SEN and Learning Support, Biology, SATs

Joseph P

PGCE with QTS Secondary Science, University of Cumbria (2017). BSc (Hons) Physics, University of Warwick (2013).

Member since 2020 Mr Joseph P

Qualified and experienced teacher of Maths and Physics. Finished training in July 2017. Taught physics and science for just under two years, before teaching Maths for the last year. I have taught these subjects at GCSE and A-Level to a mix of abilities. My style is fun and engaging, I look to give my students skills that they can apply to solve complex problems.

Subjects: Maths, Science, Biology, Chemistry, Physics, School Entrance Exams

Aftab G

PGCE Science, Insititute of Education, London, (1985). PHD, Polymer Chemistry, Imperial College, (1984). BSc (Hons), Chemistry, Imperial College, (1979).

Member since 2019 Dr Aftab G

Qualified and experienced teacher of Science, currently tutoring GCSE Maths and GCSE Science. Previously a Senior Lecturer at University of Cumbria educating PGCE and Undergraduate students in Science Education, currently a full time tutor. Can teach Physics and Biology up to GCSE and Chemistry to A Level and beyond. I have worked mainly with AQA and Edexcel Boards.

Subjects: SEN and Learning Support, Maths, Science, Biology, Chemistry, Physics, School Entrance Exams

Dee O

PGCE Science, University of East London (2016). PhD Biochemistry, Birkbeck, London (2000). MSc Biochemistry, University of Leicester (1993). BSc (Hons) Microbiology Queen Mary's College, London (1992).

Member since 2018 Dr Dee O

Qualified and experienced Science teacher, currently working as a supply teacher and tutor. Teaches Biology, Chemistry, Physics from Prep and Key Stage 3 through to GCSE and IGCSE; teaches Biology through to A level across all exam boards. Provides support for Scholarship and School Entrance Examinations. AQA Biology Examiner. SEN experience.

Subjects: SEN and Learning Support, Science, Biology, Chemistry, Physics, 13+, School Entrance Exams

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