A Selection of Our Teachers

Kimberley B

PGCE DTLLS, University of Plymouth (2012). BA (Hons) Media Arts, University of Plymouth (2010). English Literature and Language, Open University (2007).

Member since 2017 Miss Kimberley B

Qualified and experienced English Teacher, currently teaching at Duchy College as well as working as a tutor. Teaches English from Prep and Key Stage 3 through to GCSE, IGCSE and A Level; across all major Exam Boards. SEN experience. Offers literacy and functional skills tuition for adult learners. Proves support for School Entrance Exams; also GCSE and IGCSE resits. Supports homeschooling.

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

Michael M

MA in Literature, Open University (2003). Postgraduate Diploma in Education, University of West of England (1998). PGCE English and Drama, University of Southampton (1981). BA (Hons) English, University of Southampton (1980).

Member since 2016 Mr Michael M

I am a qualified and experienced English Teacher, who taught for 30 years at Millfield School in Somerset. I taught English Language and English Literature from Key Stage 3 through to GCSE, IGCSE, and A Level. I set and marked exam papers for the scholarship exam and other entrance cexams into the school. I was in charge the Common Entrance assessment process. I was also the Oxbridge mentor for pupils in the Sixth Form. I was heavikly involved in the university application priocess, writing hundreds of UCAS references for students. In 2017, I was featured as an "inspiring teacher" in the TES.

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

Hannah P

Qualified Teacher Status. PGCE History.

Member since 2016 Mrs Hannah P

I am a qualified history teacher in my third year of teaching. I currently teach history up to GCSE level and also teach Key Stage 3 English and Religious studies.

Subjects: English, History, English Language, English Literature, Religious Studies

Neil T

PGCE English and TEFL, Leeds University (1995). BA (Hons) English, Keele University (1983).

Member since 2015 Mr Neil T

Qualified and experienced teacher across both Primary and Secondary Sectors. Teaches across the Primary range, Key Stages 1 and 2; also teaches English Language and Literature from Prep and Key Stage 3 through to GCSE and IGCSE; also teaches French and Geography to Key Stage 3. Provides preparation for SATs, Scholarship and School Entrance Exams.

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

Amy H

PGCE English, University of York (1994). BA (Hons) English and Politics, University of Lancaster (1993).

Member since 2015 Mrs Amy H

Qualified and Experienced English Teacher with Head of Department experience, with over 20 years' classroom experience, currently working as a tutor. Teaches English Language and Literature from Prep and Key Stage 3, through to GCSE, IGCSE A Level and IB across all the major exam boards, to secondary students of all ages and abilities, including SEN. AQA examiner.

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

Gary C

QTS, Department for Education and Skills (2002). PGCE History, University of Keele (2001). BA (Hons) History and English, York St John University (1998).

Member since 2019 Mr Gary C

Qualified and experienced Primary, History and English Teacher, with Head of Department experience, recently teaching at Moorside High School, currently teaching at Willowbank Primary School. Teaches all core subjects across the Primary National Curriculum, Key Stages 1 and 2. Can support preparations for SATs and School entrance Exams. Teaches History from Prep and Key Stage 3, through to GCSE, IGCSE and A Level across all the major Exam Boards. Also teaches English to Key Stage 4 Level. SEN experience. GCSE Examiner for OCR History.

Subjects: Primary, SEN and Learning Support, English, History, English Language, English Literature, School Entrance Exams, 11+, 13+

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, English Language, SATs, English Literature, Study Skills, 11+, School Entrance Exams, 13+

Mark F

PhD Creative and Critical Writing University of Chichester (2015). MA The Teaching and Practice of Creative Writing, University of Cardiff (2002). MPhil. University of Essex (1983). PGCE Institute of Education, University of London (1978). MA English Literature, Wadham College, University of Oxford (1977).

Member since 2015 Mr Mark F

Qualified and experienced English teacher, with many years experience in the Independent Sector, currently a full-time tutor. Teaches English Language and English Literature from Prep and Key Stage 3 through to GCSE, IGCSE, A Level and IB across all the major exam boards. OCR and IB Examiner. Supports preparations for 13+ and School Entrance Exams.

Subjects: SEN and Learning Support, English, 11+, 13+, English Language, English Literature, School Entrance Exams

Daniel H

PGCE English with Media and Drama, Swansea Institute of Higher Education (2005). BA (Hons) English with Film Swansea Institute of Higher Education (2003).

Member since 2020 Mr Daniel H

I am a qualified English teacher with 15 years experience. During my career, I have also been head of Media Studies and Film Studies with excellent results. I am returning to University in September to start a Masters Degree and would like to engage in tutoring around my university timetable. I have taught from Key Stage 1 to GCSE and always achieved more than my set targets.

Subjects: English, English Language, English Literature

Colin D

EdD University of Sheffield (2015). MEd. Educational Management, University of Sheffield (2001). PGCE Primary Education, Sheffield Hallam University (1990). BA (Hons) Industrial and Product Design, Sheffield Hallam University (1984).

Member since 2017 Dr Colin D

Qualified and experienced Primary Teacher and Headteacher (3 headships) currently working as an Educational Consultant, Author and Tutor. Teaches all core subjects across the Primary National Curriculum, Key Stages 1 and 2. Supports preparations for SATs, 11+ and School Entrance Exams. Extensive SEN experience as an English and Maths Intervention Teacher. Also teaches English and Maths to Key Stage 3.

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

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