A Selection of Our Teachers

Larissa F

PGCE Primary Education, Bath Spa University (2007). BA (Hons) Ancient History and Archaeology, Birmingham University (1994).

Member since 2017 Mrs Larissa F

Qualified and experienced Primary, SEN, English and Maths Teacher, currently a Learning Support Teacher at Sidcot School and Forest School Director. Teaches all core subjects across the Primary National Curriculum, EYFS, Key Stages 1 and 2. Can support preparations for SATs and School Entrance Exams. Extensive SEN expereince at both Primary and Secondary level. Also teaches English and Maths up to Key Stage 3. TEFL (2017).

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

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+

Dee C

BEd Primary, Westminster College, Oxford University (2002).

Member since 2016 Mrs Dee C

Qualified and experienced Primary and SEN specialist teacher, previously Head of Junior School, currently a supply teacher and tutor in the local area. Teaches across the ages and Key Stages 1 and 2, across all core subjects within the Primary National Curriculum. Provides preparation for SATs and School Entrance Examinations. Teaches English Language and English Literature from Primary and Prep through to Key Stage 3. Experience as School Literacy Co-ordinator and English Teacher. Supports children with dyslexia, dyscalculia and co-occurring conditions. OCN British Dyslexia Association Level 3 (2011).

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

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

Julie S

Graduate Diploma in Teaching and Learning, University of Canterbury, Christchurch, New Zealand (2005). BA (Hons) English Language and History, Exeter University (2002).

Member since 2015 Miss Julie S

Qualified and experienced Primary Teacher, currently working full time as a tutor. Teaches across the primary age range, Key Stages 1 and 2. Provides preparation for SATS, 11+ and School Entrance Examinations. Also teaches English Language, English Literature and Maths through to Key Stage 3 and functional skills level. Significant SEN teaching experience.

Subjects: Primary, SEN and Learning Support, English, School Entrance Exams, Study Skills, 11+, SATs

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, Study Skills, Homeschool, 13+, School Entrance Exams, English Language, English Literature

Viv V

MA English and English Literature in Education, Goldsmiths, University of London (1998). PGCE English and Geography, Loughborough University (1991). BA (Hons) English Language and Literature, University of Wolverhampton (1990).

Member since 2018 Mrs Viv V

Qualified and experienced English Teacher, currently teaching at St Boniface's Catholic College. Teaches English Language and English Literature from Prep and Key Stage 3, through to GCSE and IGCSE across all the major exam boards. Can support preparations for Scholarships, School Entrance Exams and GCSE re-sits.

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

Sarah W

PGCE Cornwall College Group (2014). BA (Hons) English Literature and ICT, College of St Mark and St John (2005).

Member since 2018 Mrs Sarah W

Qualified and experienced English teacher, now full-time tutor. Teaches English Language and Literature from Prep and Key Stage 3 through to GCSE, IGCSE and A level; across all Exam Boards. AQA Examiner. Significant SEN experience. Supports home schooling. Provides preparation for School Entrance Exams, Scholarship and GCSE resits; also support for literacy and functional skills tuition for adult learners.

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

Anthony P

PGCE (incorporating the Diploma in Education and Training) Plymouth University (2018). MRes History, Plymouth University (2016). BA (Hons) History, Plymouth University (2013).

Member since 2018 Mr Anthony P

Experienced English Teacher and History Graduate. I have a passion for education and learning, and for English and History. I am very self-motivated, well organised, excellent at timekeeping, driven to achieve my goals and ambitions, support students to achieve theirs and engage with my own CPD. I have experience of teaching and supporting a diverse range of students, and experience of teaching in different educational settings. As part of my PGCE, I worked at City College Plymouth teaching Functional Skills and GCSE English to young adults and mature learners. Since then I have taught KS3 and KS4 English as a Supply Teacher, have worked as a Personal Tutor to a GCSE student and have taught EAL students at the Europa Summer School, the Meridian School and at Mercator. I firmly believe that everyone should have an equal opportunity to succede and that all educational environments be a safe place. As a result, I am fully committed to upholding safeguarding, equality and diversity policies and procedures.

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

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

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