A Selection of Our Teachers

Melanie C

PGCE English and Religious Education, University of Natal, South Africa (2001). BA (Hons) Religious Education, University of Wales (1995).

Member since 2016 Mrs Melanie C

Qualified and experienced teacher of Functional Skills English and GCSE Sociology and Religious Education, teaching across all ages and abilities.

Subjects: English, English Literature, Religious Studies, 13+, School Entrance Exams, Sociology, English Language

Jade L

MA African Studies, School of Oriental and African Studies (2014). PGCE Early Years 3-7, Goldsmiths College, University of London (2006). BA (Hons) English and Comparative Literature, Goldsmiths College, University of London (2005).

Member since 2018 Ms Jade L

Qualified and experienced Primary Teacher, currently a part-time tutor while completing PhD studies. Teaches across the ages and Key Stages, including Early Years Foundation Stage. Teaches English Language and English Literature through to Key Stage 3, GCSE and IGCSE. Provdies support for SATs and home schooling. SEN experience including supporting learners with dyslexia and autism.

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

Sally R

PGCE English and French, Exeter University (1989). BA (Hons) English Literature and Anthropology, Oxford Brookes University (1987).

Member since 2019 Ms Sally R

A qualified and experienced SEN teacher, with over 25 years of experience in Independent and State Schools. Currently a Specialist Teacher at Bruton School for Girls, teaches learners with Dyslexia/Specific Learning Difficulties and English at both Primary and Secondary levels. Has worked for the local authority as an advisory teacher and more recently in her local secondary school as the Literacy Coordinator; now teaches and assesses in a variety of locations. As a parent of children with specific learning difficulties, understands how challenging it can sometimes be to identify problems and put in effective support. Provides specialist teaching and full diagnostic assessments up to 16. OCR Level 7 Diploma in Teaching and Assessing Learners with Dyslexia/Specific Learning Difficulties (2019).

Subjects: SEN and Learning Support, English, English Language, English Literature

Lucy G

Independent PGCE Buckingham University (2012). BA (Hons) First Class, English and Latin Literature, University of Warwick (2010).

Member since 2020 Mrs Lucy G

A qualified and experienced teacher of Classics, with ten years of experience in the Independent sector in roles including Head of Year, Gifted and Talented Coordinator and Head of Classics, during which time my students received 100% A*-A/ 9-7 at GCSE Latin and 100% A*-C at A Level Latin and Classical Civilisation. Now offering tutoring in Latin, Classical Civilisation and English Literature through KS3 up to A Level. Passionate about educating students of all ages in Classics and English Literature with a personalised approach tailored to the needs of the student.

Subjects: English, Latin, Classical Civilisation, English Literature

Mick G

Teach First Leadership Programme (2015). PGCE English, University of Bristol (2014). MA English, University of St Andrews (2013).

Member since 2015 Mr Mick G

Qualified and experienced English and Humanities teacher, currently teaching at Bristol Metropolitan Academy. Teaches English Language and English Literature from Prep and Key Stage 3 through to GCSE, IGCSE and A level, across all major Exam Boards; also teaches History, Religious Education and Classics through to GCSE and IGCSE. Provides preparation for GCSE resits, adult literacy and functional skills. Provides support for Common Entrance, Scholarship and School Entrance Examinations.

Subjects: SEN and Learning Support, English, History, EFL or ESL, English Literature, Study Skills, 11+, School Entrance Exams, 13+, Common Entrance, Classical Civilisation, Religious Studies, English Language

Dionne M

PGCE Secondary English & Drama, Homerton College University of Cambridge (2002); BA (Hons) English, Queen Mary University of London (2001).

Member since 2019 Mrs Dionne M

Qualified and experienced teacher of English, with 25 years' experience teaching across Key Stages 2, 3 & 4 in Grammar, Comprehensive and Independent Schools. Now tutoring, supporting learners who are struggling in English: helping students to gain confidence, realise their abilities, raise their grades and achieve personal success! Offering online tuition for 11+ (Verbal Reasoning & Comprehension) and KS3 & KS4 English Literature & Language in preparation for GCSE. Examining experience in both Language and Literature.

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

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

Catherine T

PGCE, Primary Education, Leeds University (1994). BA (Hons) Classical Civilisation, University of Newcastle upon Tyne (1992).

Member since 2019 Ms Catherine T

Qualified and experienced History, Classical Civilisation, Latin, English and Maths teacher, previously Head of Latin at Winterfold House School and Head of English at Glendower Prep School; currently working as a tutor while studying for an MA in Classical Civilisation. Teaches History and Classical Civilisation from Prep and Key Stage 3 through to GCSE, IGCSE and A level; teaches Latin, English and Maths from Prmary through to Prep and Key Stage 3. Can support home schooling. Provides preparation for Scholarship, 11+ and Independent School Entrance Exams.

Subjects: SEN and Learning Support, English, Maths, History, Latin, EFL or ESL, Study Skills, Classical Civilisation, English Language, English Literature, 11+, School Entrance Exams, 13+, Common Entrance, Homeschool

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