A Selection of Our Teachers

Akbal K

BA (Hons) History with QTS, and MSc in Neuroscience and Education.

Member since 2016 Ms Akbal K

Qualified and experienced Teacher with over 9 years' experience teaching in Primary schools, and more recently offering tuition up to Key Stage 3. Experienced in working with a wide range of learning needs and preparing students for 11+ entrance examinations. Previously held leadership positions in PE, History, Eco Schools and STEAM. Teaches the full Primary National Curriculum, and offers support in Key Stage 3 for English and Maths.

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

Tammy G

PhD student, Anthropology, University of Bristol (2018-present); Qualified Teacher Status UK (2015); MA English (with distinction), National University, California, USA (2012); MA Teaching, Maharishi University of Management, Iowa USA (2008); BA English, Maryville University, Missouri, USA (2007).

Member since 2016 Mrs Tammy G

Qualified and experienced teacher of English Language and Literature and GCSE examiner for AQA, with over 10 years' teaching experience in the UK, USA and UAE. Currently pursuing a PhD in Social Anthropology at the University of Bristol, and providing private tuition in English and Maths for KS3 and GCSE (Foundation level only in Maths). Specialises in teaching English KS3 through to GCSE/IGCSE and has had great success with students who struggle with Maths. Can also provide preparation for Scholarships, 11+ and School Entrance Examinations and has had students receive places at Redmaids' High School and Bristol Grammar.

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

Harsharan K

MEd Bath Spa University (2012). PGCE Bath Spa University (2011). BA (Hons) Psychology, University of the West of England (2010).

Member since 2020 Miss Harsharan K

Experienced and qualified teacher and tutor offering private tuition around the Bristol area in Maths, English and Science. Over a decade experience teaching professionally in schools as well as tutoring afterschool and preparing students for sats, gcses, entrance exams, 11+, resits and even scholarships. I have worked with special educational needs too so can help children fill in learning gaps with a variety of teaching styles and resources. Ages of 4-15.

Subjects: Primary, SEN and Learning Support, Maths, English, Science, Psychology, German, 13+, English Literature, School Entrance Exams, Study Skills, Religious Studies, 11+, SATs, 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

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

Emma D

PGCE Secondary Drama, Middlesex University (1994). BA (Hons) Drama and Theatre Studies, Middlesex University (1992).

Member since 2019 Mrs Emma D

Qualified and experienced teacher of English and Drama, with 25 years of experience teaching in Grammar schools, Academies and a Sixth Form College. Currently tutoring full time. Teaches English Language and Literature from Prep and Key Stage 3 through to GCSE, IGCSE and A level, across all major Exam Boards. Can support preparations for School Entrance Exams. Also has vast experience teaching Drama and Theatre Studies.

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

Kate A

Certificate of Education, MEd. ESOL, CELTA. ITOL. Post Graduate Certificate In SpLD (dyslexia). Post Graduate level 7 qualification in Assessing for Access Arrangements.

Member since 2015 Mrs Kate A

Qualified and experienced English teacher, teaching English Language and English Literature from Primary and Prep through to GCSE, IGCSE and A level, across all major Exam Boards. A dyslexia specialist, currently working with younger primary school children, both in school and privately and adults with all aspects of English, Spelling, Punctuation and Grammar ( SPaG). Supports GCSE resits, literacy and functional skills tuition for adult learners and IELTS preparation.

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

Dave T

PGDipEd Learning and Teaching, Leicester University (2015). Certificate in Autism Awareness, Canterbury University (2010). PGCE Upper Primary, Aberystwyth University (2006). BA (Hons) Classical Studies and Latin, Lampeter University (2000).

Member since 2016 Mr Dave T

Qualified and experienced Primary Teacher, specialising in Key Stage 2. Offers preparations for SATs, 11+ and Common Entrance Examinations. Teaches English, Maths, ICT, PE and Science through to Key Stage 3. SEN experience.

Subjects: Primary, SEN and Learning Support, English, Maths, Science, Computer Science, Study Skills, 13+, English Language, School Entrance Exams, SATs, English Literature, IT Skills, 11+

Rosie W

BEd (Hons) Primary, specialising in English and Art, Goldsmiths College (1983).

Member since 2020 Mrs Rosie W

Qualified and experienced (Year 3 to Year 8) English teacher (general subjects Year 3 to Year 5), with leadership experience, currently Year 3 Form Teacher at Millfield Prep School. Provides preparation for KS2 SATs, 11+, 13+ school entrance exams and scholarships. SEN & EFL experience. Book reviewer for children’s literature and educational reference publisher.

Subjects: Primary, SEN and Learning Support, English, Common Entrance, 13+, SATs, School Entrance Exams, 11+

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