A Selection of Our Teachers

Kate H

PGCE English, Drama and Media Studies, Lancaster University (1994). BA (Hons), English and Linguistics, Lancaster University (1992).

Member since 2019 Ms Kate H

Qualified and experienced English Teacher with over 25 years teaching experience. Head of English at two new special schools (SEMH), experience in teaching students with high functioning ASD. In addition, have taught English locally in local grammar/secondary schools and am now a tutor in Lancaster. I privately teach pupils in the daytime (ASD, anxiety and other mental/physical health issues etc.) Recent experience preparing pupils for new exam specifications for GCSE English Language and Literature. (EDUQAS/AQA) Strong track record in making great connections and relationships with the young people. Sessions designed to suit individual needs and interests of pupils.

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

Phillip A

PGCE English, St Martin's College (1996). BA (Hons) English and Drama, Exeter University (1992).

Member since 2018 Mr Phillip A

Qualified and experienced English Teacher, teaching English Language and English Literature from Prep and Key Stage 3 through to GCSE, IGCSE and A level; across all major exam boards. Experience teaching across the selective independent and state sector. Provides preparation for Scholarship and School Entrance Exams; also support for GCSE and IGCSE resits; also literacy and creative writing skills tuition for adult learners. Has spent the last 16 years as teacher at The Grange School, one of Cheshire's leading independent schools, teaching English Language and Literature to pupils from 11 to 16, preparing candidates for GCSEs and IGCSEs in both subjects, and also A Level English to students from 16 to 18. He is now studying for a Master's degree at Lancaster University. MA Creating Writing, Lancaster University (ongoing).

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

Sally W

PGCE Primary Education with QTS, Newcastle University (2020). BA (Hons) Surface Design, University of The Arts London (2014).

Member since 2020 Mrs Sally W

I am an enthusiastic and dynamic qualified primary teacher with experience working in schools in the UK and overseas. I have eight years of experience working with children from the ages of 0-17years. I hold a TEFL qualification and am trained in Philosophy for Children (P4C) and autism. Having originally trained in design, I always try to apply creativity to my lessons and believe that education should always be enjoyable.

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

Joanne E

PGCE English Education with QTS, University of Sunderland (2015). MA (with Distinction) Northumbria University (2014). BA (Hons) English Literature (First Class), Northumbria University (2012).

Member since 2018 Mrs Joanne E

I am a qualified English Language and Literature Teacher, with experience of teaching Key Stage 3, Key Stage 4, Key Stage 5, and adults. I also work as a GCSE and IGCSE examiner for English Language and Literature. My focus is on building up and developing students' confidence in the subject and helping them to become successful communicators.

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

Lucy B

National Award of SEN Coordination, Middlesex University (2011). PGCE Primary Education Institute of Education, University of London (1995). MA (Hons) Edinburgh University (1988).

Member since 2018 Mrs Lucy B

Qualified and experienced Primary, Maths and SEN Teacher, currently teaching at The Loyne Specialist School. Teaches all core subjects across the Primary National Curriculum; Key Stages 1 and 2; also offers English up to Prep and Key Stage 3, and Maths up to GCSE and IGCSE. Extensive SEN experience across all areas, with particular reference to dyslexia and dyscalculia. Offers support for SATs, 11+ and 13+ School Entrance Exams. Can support Home Schooling and Adult Learning.

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

Stephen H

MA Development Studies, University of Leeds (2001). PGCE English, University of Cambridge (1994). BA(Hons) Humanities, Nottingham Trent University (1993). BA (Hons) English, King's College London (1990).

Member since 2016 Mr Stephen H

Qualified and experienced English Teacher, previously Head of Department and Housemaster, with experience teaching within selective and Independent Schools. Teaches English Language and English Literature from Prep and Key Stage 3 through to GCSE, IGCSE and A level, across all major Exam Boards. TEFL qualified.

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

Jonathan K

PGCE English, University of Newcastle (2011). BA (Hons) English, University of Teesside (2008).

Member since 2016 Mr Jonathan K

Qualified and experienced teacher of English Language and Literature, currently working as Head of Department in a North East college. Teaches GCSE English Language, GCSE English Literature, IGCSE and A level, across all major exam boards, also currently working as an examiner, as well as holding the role of Lead English Expert for AQA (offering training to practitioners in schools and colleges across the country on their behalf). Also holds a DfE recognised leadership qualification and has had work published on a range of educational websites.

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

Fiona Q

PGCE Secondary English, Bishop Grosseteste College, Lincoln, University of Hull (2002).

Member since 2016 Mrs Fiona Q

Qualified and experienced English Teacher, currently teaching in Haskel School, Gateshead. Teaches English from Prep and Key Stage 3, through to GCSE, IGCSE and A Level, across all the major exam boards. Also teaches Science to Key Stage 3. Extensive SEN experience.

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

Dorothy M

MA in Writing for Children, University of Central Lancashire (2011). BA English with Diploma in Education, Stirling University (1984). Certificates in Teaching Basic Literacy and Numeracy. Adult Literacy Teaching Recognition. Certificate in Teaching English as a Second Language, Stevenson College, Edinburgh.

Member since 2016 Mrs Dorothy M

Qualified and experienced teacher of English, Literacy, Creative Writing and Basic Numeracy currently working as a full time tutor. Teaching English and literacy from Primary, Key Stages 1 and 2, through Prep and Key Stage 3, GCSE, across all the major exam boards. Also offers Adult and ESOL tuition. Considerable SEN experience.

Subjects: SEN and Learning Support, English, EFL or ESL, English Literature, English Language

Kathryn Anne W

PGCE Secondary English. BA (Hons )English, Loughborough University (1982).

Member since 2020 Mrs Kathryn Anne W

Qualified English specialist with thirty years teaching experience, including several years as an online tutor. An experienced GCSE examiner for Language and Lit with several exam boards and a Language intervention specialist in Primary and Secondary schools. I offer support for GCSE and Igcse Language and Lit, KS3, KS2 AND 11+.

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

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