A Selection of Our Teachers

Barbara M

MSc Languages and Cultures for international communication and cooperation (English and Arabic), University of Milan (2011). BA (Hons) Modern Languages and Cultures (English and Arabic), University of Palermo (2009).

Member since 2015 Mrs Barbara M

Qualified and experienced teacher of Modern Foreign Languages. Teaches Italian, Spanish, French and Arabic from Primary and Prep through to GCSE, IGCSE and A level. Offers EFL and adult tuition. GCSE Examiner. Native English and Italian speaker.

Subjects: English, French, Spanish, Italian, EFL or ESL, English Language, English Literature

Maggie S

MEd Primary Maths Education, University of Bristol (2009). BEd (Hons) Kingston University, Surrey (1994). CELTA, London (2016).

Member since 2016 Mrs Maggie S

Qualified and experienced Primary Teacher, with over 20 years of experience teaching across Key Stage 1, 2 and 3. Specialises in teaching Maths to students from Year 1 to 7, with a particular focus on those who are less able or who have specific learning needs. Also able to support English, particularly reading, spelling, grammar and punctuation. Provides preparation for SATs and 11+ examinations.

Subjects: Primary, SEN and Learning Support, Maths, English, EFL or ESL, English Literature, 13+, School Entrance Exams, 11+, SATs, English Language

Suzanne S

PGCE English, Bath Spa University (2005). AMBDA. BSc (Hons) Psychology, Open University (2003).

Member since 2018 Miss Suzanne S

Qualified and experienced English and SEN teacher. Teaches English Language and English Literature from Primary and Prep through to GCSE and IGCSE. Specialises in supporting learners with dyslexia. Supports homeschooling.

Subjects: SEN and Learning Support, English, Study Skills, English Literature, Homeschool, School Entrance Exams, 13+, English Language

Clare H

PGCE Secondary English, University of Bath (2012); BA (Hons) Journalism, University of Chester (2009).

Member since 2019 Miss Clare H

Qualified and experienced teacher of English Language and Literature, and Media Studies, with 7 years of experience teaching in an outstanding school, now tutoring part time. Teaches English Language and Literature from Key Stage 3 through to GCSE, and Media Studies at GCSE and A level, across all the major Exam Boards. GCSE English Language Examiner. Previous Head of Department for Media Studies. Provides support for GCSE practice papers, mocks, and general literacy skills.

Subjects: SEN and Learning Support, English, School Entrance Exams, English Language, English Literature

Cynthia L

PhD in historical linguistics, University of Leeds (2005). MA English, University of Bristol (1964). BA (Hons) English, University of Bristol (1963).

Member since 2015 Dr Cynthia L

Qualified and experienced English teacher and tutor. Teaches English Language and English Literature from Prep and Key Stage 3 through to GCSE, IGCSE, IB and A level English; across all major Exam Boards. Also teaches French from Key Stage 3 through to GCSE, IGCSE and A Level. Provides preparation for Scholarship and School Entrance Examinations and also offers English as a Foreign language.

Subjects: English, French, 13+, School Entrance Exams, Study Skills, English Language, English Literature

Amanda W

MA Creative Writing, University of Gloucestershire (2009). PGCE English, University of the West of England (1996). BA (Hons) English and Drama Roehampton University (1994).

Member since 2016 Mrs Amanda W

Qualified and very experienced English teacher, with a history of excellent results. Recently taught at an outstanding grammar school and also has experience of international teaching in China. Ex head of department with detailed knowledge of English exam systems at both GCSE and A Level. Has tutored English for many years, once helping a student gain entrance to Eton College and another to win a university scholarship. Offers a personalised tutoring experience and specialises in building confidence in all students. Teaches English Language and Literature from Prep and Key Stage 3 through to GCSE, IGCSE and A level. AQA Examiner. Provides preparation for School Entrance Examinations and Scholarship. Supports GCSE and IGCE resits; also literacy and Functional Skills tuition for adult learners.

Subjects: SEN and Learning Support, English, EFL or ESL, School Entrance Exams, Study Skills, English Language, English Literature, 13+

Amber-Jade F

BEd (Hons) Learning Support and Counselling, University of Pretoria (2014). BEd Senior Education, University of Pretoria (2013).

Member since 2017 Mrs Amber-Jade F

Qualified and experienced Special Needs Teacher and Counsellor, teaching across all ages and Key Stages from Primary and Prep through to Secondary levels. Provides support for SEN including learners with dyslexia, dyscalculia, autism, ADHD, EBD and physical disabilities. Support study skills and homeschooling.

Subjects: SEN and Learning Support, English, Maths, Study Skills, Homeschool, 13+, School Entrance Exams, English Language, English Literature

Susan T

BA (Hons) History, Leicester University (1967).

Member since 2019 Mrs Susan T

Qualified and experienced teacher, currently a full time tutor. Teaches History from Prep and Key Stage 3, through to GCSE, IGCSE and A Level across all the major exam boards. Teaches English Language and English Literature from Prep and Key Stage 3 through to GCSE and IGCSE. Supports preparations for Common Entrance, Scholarships and School Entrance Exams in Maths, English and History.

Subjects: Maths, English, History, English Language, English Literature, 13+, Common Entrance, School Entrance Exams

Peter M

Mercer House Teacher Training Institute, Deakin University, Melbourne, Australia (1974). Diploma of Teaching ATTI, Melbourne, Australia

Member since 2017 Mr Peter M

Qualified and experienced Prep School Teacher, with experience as both teacher and Boarding Housemaster of Selective Independent Preparatory Schools. Provides preparation for Scholarship, 11+ and 13+ School Entrance Examinations. Teaches English from Primary through to Prep and Key Stage 3; Maths, History, Geography and IT from Primary through to Prep. Can support homeschooling.

Subjects: Primary, English, Maths, Geography, History, Computer Science, English Literature, School Entrance Exams, Study Skills, SATs, 11+, Common Entrance, Homeschool, 13+, IT Skills, English Language

Jacqueline B

Associate Member of the British Dyslexia Association, AMBDA (2016). Post Graduate Certificate in Specific Learning Difficulties (2012). Qualified Teachers Status, Bath Spa University (2005). BSc (Hon) Psychology and Sociology, University of Bath (1996).

Member since 2018 Mrs Jacqueline B

Qualified and experienced SEN teacher, specialising in supporting children with dyslexia. Currently SENCO at Hanham Abbots Junior School. Supports children in English and Maths across Key Stage 2. Up to date knowledge of the curriculum and teaching strategies to provide small steps in learning to ensure success and build confidence. Wide experience in teaching children with special educational needs such as autism, ADHD, dyslexia, dyscalculia, general learning difficulties, dyspraxia, speech and language difficulties, social and emotional difficulties and low confidence with Maths and English. Can support home schooling. Also currently home tutoring yr 5 and yr6 children with Maths and English.

Subjects: Primary, SEN and Learning Support, Maths, English, SATs, English Literature, Homeschool, Study Skills, English Language

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