A Selection of Our Teachers

Nicola B

PGCE Primary, Newman College (1991). BA (Hons) Combined Studies English and History, Worcester College of Higher Education (1987)

Member since 2017 Mrs Nicola B

Qualified and experienced SEN teacher, providing support in English and Maths for learners with Special Needs. Experience teaching across the Independent and State School Sectors. Supports learners of all ages, from Primary and Prep through to Secondary, providing assessment, screening, preparing learning programmes, teaching literacy and numeracy skills to SEN learners. Specialises in dyslexia support. Certificate for teachers of learners with SpLD (Dyslexia), Evesham College (2004).

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

Gaynor M

NCSL Leading From The Middle. BEd (Hons) Primary Education (1991).

Member since 2020 Mrs Gaynor M

I am an experienced and qualified Primary Teacher and have worked in primary education for the majority of my professional life and have a huge wealth of skills and experiences. I am now looking for fresh challenges and opportunities. My strongest skill is developing excellent relationships. I am caring, flexible, honest and committed to ensuring the families. I love helping all children achieve their full potential especially children with special needs. I have worked with a great number of children with special needs, including supply at a specialist SEN school working with a class of 4 autistic children. I teach Early Years, KS1, KS2 and have some experience of Year 7 and 8 as I home schooled my own child for a while. As well as the core subjects, I also love History and Geography.

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

Wendy S

PhD (Drama and Theatre Arts), University of the Free State, South Africa (2011). Bachelor of Psychology (Hons), University of the Free State, South Africa (2019). Higher Education Diploma (PGCE equivalent), University of the Free State, South Africa (2002).Teaching English as a Foreign Language (TEFL), The TEFL Academy, Ireland (2020).

Member since 2020 Dr Wendy S

Qualified and experienced English teacher, currently tutoring full time. Teaches across the Primary Curriculum, including Key Stages 1, 2 and 3. Also a qualified English as a Foreign Language (EFL) and English as a Second Language (ESL) teacher. Experienced in academic writing and functional English, as well as Business English.

Subjects: Primary, English, EFL or ESL, English Literature, English Language

Sharon S

Qualified Teacher Status, University of Hertfordshire (2016). BSC(Hons) Psychology, The Open University (2014).

Member since 2020 Mrs Sharon S

Qualified and experienced Primary teacher, now also supporting home-schooling. Currently teaching at Pinchmill Primary School, Bedford. Teaches all core subjects within the Primary National Curriculum, from Early Years Foundation Stage to Key Stage 1 and Key Stage 2, across all ages and abilities. Can teach History and English through to Key Stage 3. Is experienced in supporting those with autism and ADHD. Provides support for home-schooling, preparation for SATs. Scholarship and School Entrance Exams. SEN experience

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

Lauren G

PGCE Primary Education, Teach First, University College, London (2015). BSc (Hons) Psychology, University of Nottingham (2013).

Member since 2020 Miss Lauren G

A qualified, creative and engaging primary school teacher who believes that children learn best when they are having fun. Currently teaching part time and tutoring while training to be a counsellor. Teaches all core subjects across the Primary National Curriculum, Key Stages 1 and 2. Also teaches Maths and English up to Key Stage 3. Also experienced with the 11+ in the North-West London and Hertfordshire areas. Lauren says: My lessons are always focused and active - we don't just sit and go through a worksheet. I will work with the interests and needs of your child to tailor a curriculum that will both engage them and help them to make progress. I have been teaching for 7 years and began my career in an inner-city London school. I have been tutoring ever since I was in sixth form and worked as teaching assistant in the Science department of a secondary while studying for my degree.

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

Dallas Mary N

PGCE Secondary English, University of Hertfordshire (2000). BA (Hons) English Literature (1999).

Member since 2018 Mrs Dallas Mary N

Qualified and experienced English Teacher, who taught for many years at St Albans Girls' School, currently an English Tutor. Teaches English Language and Literature from Prep and Key Stage 3, through to GCSE and IGCSE across all the major exam boards. Offers tuition for 13+ and School Entrance Exams. Examiner for AQA GCSE English Language and English Literature since 2015. Can support GCSE re-sits and homeschooling.

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

Lorna P

Doctorate (PhD) in Education from the University of Lincoln (2014). MEd (2009) and BA (2005) from Open University. Qualified Teacher, University of Brighton (2006). Uses a student-centered approach to tailor teaching to individual learning styles. Aims to provide all students with confidence and skills in critical thinking.

Member since 2020 Dr Lorna P

Qualified and experienced Secondary and College English teacher, currently tutoring full time. Over 20 years teaching experience including international teaching, SEN and teaching Deaf students using BSL. Supports GCSE, IGCSE, International Baccalaureate, AS, A-Level, re-sits, Functional Skills, preparation for examinations and study skills.

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

Katherine S

PGCE Primary Education, Brunel University (2015). BA (Hons) English and History, Leicester University (2011).

Member since 2019 Miss Katherine S

Qualified and experienced Teacher, currently teaching at Frithwood School. Teaches Maths and English through to Prep, Key Stage 3, GCSE and IGCSE; across all major Exam Boards. Teaches across all ages and Key Stages; across all core subjects within the primary National Curriculum. Provides support for SATs and preparation for Scholarship and School Entrance Exams. SEN experience.

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

Jamie T

DTTLs Post Compulsory PGCE, (2014) . BA (Hons) Education with Health Studies (2001).

Member since 2016 Mr Jamie T

Qualified and experienced teacher, currently teaching at DSLV Academy. Teaches all core subjects across the Primary National Curriculum, Key Stages 1 and 2. Also teaches English and Maths to Key Stage 3.

Subjects: Primary, SEN and Learning Support, English, Maths

Martin R

PGCE English Nottingham University (2014). BA (Hons) History, first class, Durham University (2012).

Member since 2018 Mr Martin R

I am currently a full time English tutor and have 5 years experience teaching, including middle managements roles of KS4 Assistant College Principal (Pastoral) and KS4 English co-ordinator (Academic). English Literature and Language KS3 and KS4; Home-schooling; GCSE Examiner for AQA English Literature. I`m an enthusiastic, passionate, and experienced English teacher, with experience of being in charge of over 200 students in their GCSE English. I also have experience as an examiner for the latest specifications, so can give specific, targeted and helpful guidance. I have taught English Literature and Language to the entire age and ability range, and will happily personalise any programme to suit the individual needs of the student. Alongside this, I have been tutoring for a number of years and have extensive experience with students from a range of backgrounds. Students have gone from being predicted Grade 3s to achieving Grade 7s. Whilst 100% of the students I tutor pass with flying colours, over 70% have achieved Grade 7 or higher in last year's exams. I am friendly and very patient, and hope to make tuition an enjoyable experience for all my students.

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

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