A Selection of Our Teachers

Andrew L

DPhil (PhD) Linguistics, University of Oxford (2018-Present). MA Linguistics, University of Newcastle (2018). MSt Medieval Studies, University of Oxford (2016). LLB (Hons.) Law with French, University of Leeds (2014).

Member since 2020 Mr Andrew L

I am in the final year of my PhD in French linguistics at the University of Oxford. I have Masters degrees in linguistics and history, and a Bachelors degree in English law. I have taught GCSE, A-level, and IB French, German, history and law, and EFL at a tutorial college in Oxford for 4 years. I also teach undergraduates in French and linguistics at different Oxford colleges, I mark the History (HAT) and languages (MLAT) admissions tests at Oxford, I tutor school students for Oxbridge admission and in the writing of personal statements/general university admission, and I tutor students who wish to sit the law admissions test (LNAT), the HAT, and the MLAT.

Subjects: English, History, French, German, EFL or ESL, Careers Guidance, Law, University Entrance, Study Skills, School Entrance Exams, 11+, 13+

Greg L

PGCE Mathematics, Open University (1997). BA (Hons) Mathematics, Statistics and Computing, Open University (1990).

Member since 2015 Mr Greg L

Qualified and experienced Maths Teacher, with experience across the Independent and State Sectors. Teaches Maths and Statistics from Primary and Prep through to GCSE, IGCSE and A level; across all major exam boards. Teachers English up to Key Stage 2. Provides preparation for SATS, 11+, 13+, Scholarship and Common Entrance for Independent School entry.

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

Dave T

PGDipEd Learning and Teaching, Leicester University (2015). Certificate in Autism Awareness, Canterbury University (2010). PGCE Upper Primary, Aberystwyth University (2006). BA (Hons) Classical Studies and Latin, Lampeter University (2000).

Member since 2016 Mr Dave T

Qualified and experienced Primary Teacher, specialising in Key Stage 2. Offers preparations for SATs, 11+ and Common Entrance Examinations. Teaches English, Maths, ICT, PE and Science through to Key Stage 3. SEN experience.

Subjects: Primary, SEN and Learning Support, Maths, English, Science, Computer Science, English Language, School Entrance Exams, SATs, English Literature, IT Skills, 11+, Study Skills, 13+

Helen M

Diploma Educational Studies (SPLD) College of Teachers (2009). Cert.TEFL, St. Martin's College, Lancaster University (1995).

Member since 2018 Mrs Helen M

Qualified and experienced English, SEN and Learning Support teacher currently working as a full-time tutor. Teaches English from Primary and Prep through to GCSE and IGCSE; across all major exam boards. Provides Learning Support and SEN, with a specialism in dyslexia. Supports homeschooling.

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

Peter W

MA English and Historical Studies, Oxford Brookes University (1999). PGCE Secondary English with Drama, Westminster College, Oxford (1997). BA Hons English Studies and History, Oxford Brookes University (1996). Certificate in TEFL, Teacher Training International, London (1991).

Member since 2018 Mr Peter W

Qualified and experienced English Teacher, with experience across both the independent and state sectors, currently teaching at Fitzharrys School Abingdon. Teaches English Language and English Literature from Prep and Key Stage 3, through to GCSE , A-Level and International Baccalaureate across all the major Exam Boards. Supports preparations for Scholarships, 13+ and School Entrance Exams. Offers tuition for GCSE re-sits; functional skills for adult learners and also TEFL.

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

Shiralee G

PGCE Primary Education, Bath Spa Teacher Training College (1989). BA (Hons) English Literature, Anglia Ruskin University (1984).

Member since 2020 Miss Shiralee G

Qualified primary school teacher with over 25 years teaching experience, currently working as a supply teacher and tutor in the Salisbury area. Friendly, supportive and encouraging; has also worked abroad teaching English as a second language and has been the Head Teacher of a nursery school in London. Teaches all core subjects across the Primary age range - EYFS, Key Stages 1 and 2. Also teaches English to GCSE and Maths to Key Stage 3. Can support preparations for SATs and School Entrance Exams. Good SEN experience recently with dyslexia and ADHD. Excellent references available.

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

Samantha H

PGCE English, University of Worcester (2002). BA (Hons) English and Latin Literature, University of Warwick (1999).

Member since 2019 Miss Samantha H

Qualified and experienced teacher of English Language and Literature, currently teaching at a leading Grammar School, with over seventeen years’ experience of teaching across the ability spectrum at Prep, Key Stage 3, GCSE, IGCSE and A Level; across all major Exam Boards. Provides preparation for the 11+, 13+, Scholarship, Common Entrance and Independent School Entrance Exams. Can support home schooling. SEN experience.

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

Hannah M

BA Literae Humaniores (Classics) Wadham College, University of Oxford (2012).

Member since 2015 Mrs Hannah M

Qualified and experienced English teacher. Teaches English Language and English Literature from Primary, Prep and Common Entrance through to GCSE, IGCSE and A level, across all major Exam Boards. Provides preparation for School Entrance Examinations and Scholarship Support GCSE retakes, literacy and Functional Skills tuition for adult learners. Also teaches Classical Civilisation through to A Level.

Subjects: English, EFL or ESL, 13+, School Entrance Exams, Common Entrance, Classical Civilisation, Study Skills, English Language, English Literature, 11+

Amanda W

MA Creative Writing, University of Gloucestershire (2009). PGCE English, University of the West of England (1996). BA (Hons) English and Drama Roehampton University (1994).

Member since 2016 Mrs Amanda W

Qualified and very experienced English teacher, with a history of excellent results. Recently taught at an outstanding grammar school and also has experience of international teaching in China. Ex head of department with detailed knowledge of English exam systems at both GCSE and A Level. Has tutored English for many years, once helping a student gain entrance to Eton College and another to win a university scholarship. Offers a personalised tutoring experience and specialises in building confidence in all students. Teaches English Language and Literature from Prep and Key Stage 3 through to GCSE, IGCSE and A level. AQA Examiner. Provides preparation for School Entrance Examinations and Scholarship. Supports GCSE and IGCE resits; also literacy and Functional Skills tuition for adult learners.

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

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