A Selection of Our Teachers

Divya P

PGCE Middlesex University (2015); BA Education, Middlesex University (2014); Childcare Level 3, Redbridge College (2011).

Member since 2019 Mrs Divya P

Qualified and experienced Primary and Maths Teacher with over 5 years' experience teaching and tutoring. Currently Maths Lead at Knockhall Primary School, and training for a senior leadership position. Experienced teaching across Key Stages 1 and 2, and supporting preparations for SATs. Also teaches English and Maths Functional Skills, and Maths to Key Stage 3 and GCSE. General SEN experience.

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

Angela J

PGCE Religious Studies and Citizenship, University of East Anglia (2005). BA (Hons) English Literature, University of East London (1999).

Member since 2016 Mrs Angela J

Qualified and experienced RE and Philosophy teacher with any years experience in teaching Religious Studies, Ethics and Philosophy, currently Head of Religious Studies at St Clere's School.. Teaches Religious Studies from Prep and Key Stage 3 through to GCSE and IGCSE; teaches Religious Studies, Ethics and Philosophy to A level; across all Exam Boards. Examiner for AQA and Person Exam Boards.

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

Sophie O

Qualified Teacher Status (qualified with Outstanding and special commendation) in Teaching English with Drama, at Colchester Teacher Training Consortium (2015). BA (Hons) Musical Theatre, Colchester Institute (2010). I am currently studying for a BSc (Hons) in Integrative Counselling.

Member since 2018 Miss Sophie O

I am a qualified and experienced English and Drama teacher, teaching English Language, English Literature and Drama from Prep and Key Stage 3 through to GCSE; across all major Exam Boards. I was previously a teacher of English and Drama at Hadleigh High School and at Langham Oaks (SEMH); I Support learners with special educational needs and with home school education. I can provide preparation for KS2 SATs, support for GCSEs and GCSE resits and Scholarship and School Entrance Exams. I also provide literacy and functional skills tuition for adult learners.

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

Rodney M

PhD Contemporary British and American Literature, University of Exeter (1995). MA Modern British and European Literature, University of Exeter (1992). BA (Hons) English Literature with Education, University of Wales, Cardiff (1990).

Member since 2018 Dr Rodney M

Qualified and experienced English Teacher, currently Head of English at Old Buckenham Hall. Teaches English from Prep and key Stage 3, through to GCSEand IGCSE across all the major Exam Boards. Editor and author of twenty published books including an analysis of poetry for GCSE students. Can support preparations for School Entrance Exams and GCSE re-sits.

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

Denise S

Qualified Teacher Learning and Skills, QLTS (2016). OCR Level 5 Diploma in Teaching Students with Dyslexia and Specific Learning Difficulties, London South Bank University (2014). BA (Hons) Theology, King's College, London (2007).

Member since 2018 Mrs Denise S

Qualified and experienced English Teacher. Specialist Dyslexia Teacher. Teaches English Language and Literature from Prep and Key Stage 3 through to GCSE, IGCSE and A level. Provides preparation for School Entrance Examinations, support for GCSE and IGCSE resits; also literacy and functional skills tuition for adult learners.

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

Julia R

PGCE Cambridge University (2012). English & History BA (Hons.), UEA/Essex University (2011)

Member since 2020 Mrs Julia R

Qualified and experienced teacher of English Language and Literature. Offers support and full course teaching for students of 11 and 13+ Common Entrance and Grammar entrance, KS3, GCSE, iGCSE, A Level and ELAT. Will also support undergraduates with essay writing and all study skills.

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

Hayley B

PGCE English, Anglia Ruskin University. BA (Hons) English Language and Literature 2:1, University of Birmingham.

Member since 2020 Mrs Hayley B

I have taught English for 14 years in one of the top independent schools in Essex and have an excellent track record of results up to A-Level. I am also the internationally published author of two young adult fiction novels. I tutor several students and believe I have a warm and accessible approach which makes the subject fun and interesting.

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

Kelly B

PGCE English (2010). BA (Hons) Creative Writing and English (2008).

Member since 2016 Mrs Kelly B

Qualified and experienced English teacher and tutor. I teach GCSE English Language and Functional Skills English at Writtle University College. I also have an interest in improving the emotional intelligence and mental wellbeing of young people and I develop and create wellbeing programmes for children and young people using the scientific research of positive psychology. Currently studying MSc Applied Positive Psychology.

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

Catherine A

PGDip, Teaching of Students with Specific Learning Needs, Kingston University and Dyslexia Institute (now Dyslexia Action), (1997). PGCE, University of Leicester School of Education, (1978). BA (Hons), English with History, University of Leicester, (1977).

Member since 2019 Mrs Catherine A

Qualified and experience English Teacher, with over 20 years experience teaching secondary students with various Special Educational Needs (SEN). Qualified as a specialist teacher of those with dyslexia and as an assessor. Also qualified as teacher of Mindfulness. Previously worked as Assistant Head Teacher until retirement in 2015. More recently worked as a Consultant until 2019. Supports home schooling. Significant SEN experience.

Subjects: SEN and Learning Support, English, English Language

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