A Selection of Our Teachers

Sarah S

MRes Stem Cells and Regenerative Medicine, Newcastle University (2018). PGCE with QTS Chemistry, Shotton Hall SCITT with Durham University (2016). BSc (Hons) Zoology, Durham University (2014).

Member since 2018 Miss Sarah S

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

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

Rachael B

MSc Energy and Environmental Management, Teeside University (2018). BSc (Hons) Science Education with QTS (Physics specialism), Sunderland University (2011). Diploma of Higher Education, Environment, Energy, Sustainable Futures, Chemistry, The Open University (2010).

Member since 2019 Ms Rachael B

Qualified and experienced Science teacher, currently working as a 1-2-1 Science Tutor for Northern Education Trust. Teaches Science, Physics, Chemistry and Biology from Prep and Key Stage 3 through to GCSE and IGCSE across all the major Exam Boards. Can support preparations for GCSE re-sits and School Entrance Exams. GCSE and A Level Examiner for AQA, OCR and Pearson.

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

Tracey S

Member since 2020 Miss Tracey S

I have over 25 years experience as a qualified teacher, working mostly at primary level, although in the last few years I have been working as a supply teacher and have worked in secondary schools also. I have also worked as an exam invigilator for GCSE exams. I have experience of teaching year 6 and being involved in assisting children to work towards SATS, both at KS1 and KS2. Additionally, I have knowledge of various phonics programmes, including letters and sounds and Read, Write Inc. and have incorporated both when teaching homeschooled children. I have helped young people who are working towards their GCSE's, in Maths, English and the Sciences and have added qualifications in Functional Skills, which allows me to teach adults Maths and English also. I have supported preparations for entrance exams at 11+ and 13+.

Subjects: Primary, SEN and Learning Support, English, Maths, Biology, Chemistry, Physics, 13+, School Entrance Exams, Study Skills, Homeschool, 11+

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

Alan C

MEd NPQSL Units Newcastle University (2016). PGCE Secondary Education and Teaching Newcastle University (2005). BSc (Hons) Applied Biology Northumbria University (2003).

Member since 2017 Mr Alan C

I am currently Assistant Director Science at James Calvert Spence College in Northumberland where I am responsible for KS3 Science and KS4 to KS5 Biology. I have been teaching for over 15 years now and in a range of schools delivering a range of GCSE and post 16 courses. These include, AQA GCSE Science and Biology AQA A Level Biology, BTec Science and OCR GCSE Sciences. I currently work as part of our extended leadership team responsible for Teaching and Learning. I am passionate about Science and strive to provide the best possible outcomes for all learners I work with.

Subjects: Science, Biology, Chemistry, Physics

Alan S

PGCE Physics, Sunderland University (2012). MEd Advanced Diploma in Physics, Sunderland University (2011). BSc (Hons) Chemical Engineering,Newcastle University (2004).

Member since 2016 Mr Alan S

Qualified and experienced Science Teacher offering Physics, Chemistry and Biology to GCSE and IGCSE; Maths to Key Stage 3.

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

Oliver P

MEd Education, Homerton College, University of Cambridge (2011). PGCE Secondary Science, Faculty of Education, University of Cambridge (2009). BSc (Hons) Zoology, University of Southampton (2006).

Member since 2018 Mr Oliver P

Qualified and experienced Science Teacher, currently teaching at Kenton School. Teaches Science, Physics, Chemistry and Biology from Prep and Key Stage 3, through to GCSE and IGCSE across all the major exam boards. Offers support for School Entrance Exams and GCSE re-sits.

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

Michael S

PGCE Secondary Science, Northumbria University (1986). BSc (Hons) Plant Biology, Newcastle University (1984).

Member since 2018 Mr Michael S

Qualified and experienced Biology and Science teacher, currently teaching at Benfield School. Teaches Biology, Physics and Chemistry from Prep and Key Stage 3 through to GCSE and IGCSE; teaching Biology through to A level, across all major Exam Boards. Provides support for Scholarship, School Entrance Exams and Exam Resits. Can support Homeschooling.

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

Victoria C

PGCE Secondary Science, York St John (2020). BSc (Hons) Marine Biology, University of Plymouth (2019).

Member since 2020 Miss Victoria C

Qualified teacher of Science. Teaches Chemistry, Biology and Physics at Key Stage 3 and Biology through to GCSE level, particulalrly the AQA exam board.

Subjects: Science, Biology, Chemistry, Physics

Michele F

MSc Assessment, Measurement and Testing, Durham University (2011). MEd Newcastle University (2004). BSc (Hons) Secondary Science , Biology and Physics, Sunderland University (2000).

Member since 2017 Mrs Michele F

Qualified and experienced teacher of Science, Chemistry, Physics and Biology with 20 years' experience teaching and 15 years as Head of Department in local secondary schools. Now teaching at a local Sixth Form College. Teaches Science, Physics, Chemistry and Biology from Prep and Key Stage 3 through to GCSE, IGCSE; Biology and Physics to A Level, across all the major Exam Boards. Edexcel and AQA Examiner.

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

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