A Selection of Our Teachers

Nichola M

Member since 2020 Mrs Nichola M

Qualified and experienced KS3/4 English teacher. Over 10 years experience teaching a wide range of students English Language, Literature and Media Studies. Lots of experience with students with SEND, including students with ASD, dyslexia etc. Also an experienced home tutor working with KS4 students in preparation for their English Language and Literature GCSEs.

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

Eleanor R

PGCE Biology, University of Leeds (1992). BSc (Hons) Psychology, University College Swansea (1988).

Member since 2016 Miss Eleanor R

Qualified and experienced teacher specialising in supporting children with Special Educational Needs. Provides assessment and support for children with dyslexia, dyscalculia, sensory difficulties, ADHD, autism, physical disabilities, emotional and behavioural difficulties; across all ages and Key Stages, from Primary though to Secondary. MA Education, Previous to my special needs career I worked as an A level biology teacher for 15 years. For the last 4 years I have been working with 14-21 year olds with autism/Asperger’s, both in their education and with independence And self esteem. This has been through a Sheffield organisation who have supported ‘out of school’ young people with EHCP’s. University of Northampton (2011). SLD/PMLD Certificate, University of Northampton (2009).

Subjects: Primary, SEN and Learning Support, Maths, English, Science, Study Skills, English Language, English Literature, Homeschool

Christine B

PGCE English, University of Huddersfield (1996). BA (Hons) Theatre Studies, University of Lancaster (1994).

Member since 2016 Mrs Christine B

Qualified and experienced teacher of English Language and English Literature, currently teaching at a local Academy. Teaches English Language and English Literature at Key Stage 3, Functional Skills, GCSE and IGCSE levels. Significant SEN experience. Provide tuition for all ages, including adult literacy.

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

Aman S

PG Dip Education QTLS. MA English and BA (Hons) English Literature, University of Huddersfield (2016).

Member since 2019 Miss Aman S

Qualified and experienced English Teacher, currently working as a tutor. Teaches English Language and English Literature from Primary, Prep and Key Stage 3 through to GCSE, IGCSE; across all major Exam Boards. Provides preparation for Scholarship and School Entrance Exams; also support for GCSE resits. Provides literacy and functional skills tuition for adult learners.

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

Helen G

BA (Hons) Leeds Metropolitan University (2012). Qualified Teacher Learning and Skill (QTLS) status (2010). Certificate of Higher Education in Post Compulsory Education (PCET) (2006).

Member since 2016 Mrs Helen G

Qualified and experienced Maths Teacher at a local college. Offers Maths, English and ICT from Functional Skills levels through to GCSE and IGCSE. Teaches across ages and abilities. Currently completing MEd.

Subjects: Maths, English, English Language, English Literature, IT Skills, 13+, School Entrance Exams, Study Skills

Simon H

BA(Hons) in History, BSc(Hons) in Mathematics, MSc in Multimedia and Education.

Member since 2020 Mr Simon H

Fully qualified and experienced teacher of the full curriculum in Primary Shool and Mathematics in Secondary School. Have provided successful support to many students of various ages over a long period of time. Can teach all subjects at Primary level and Mathematics, Computer Science and History at secondary level. Qualified Teacher Status.

Subjects: Primary, English, Maths, History, Computer Science, Further Maths, Homeschool, IT Skills, SATs

Jorge A

PGCE Secondary School in Spanish (Manchester Metropolitan University, 2017), BA (Hons) 2:1 Business Administration (University of Lincoln, 2009).

Member since 2019 Mr Jorge A

Qualified Native Spanish Teacher, currently working in a supporting role at Ashton on Mersey School (Sale). As part of my job, I help students in different subjects, including Spanish. At the school, I also deliver 1-1 English Literacy Sessions for KS3 to help improve their reading, writing and comprehension. I offer Spanish tuition for Primary, GCSE/IGCSE. and A-Levels across all major exam boards. I have extensive knowledge of the curriculum and great revision materials to make the most of your time. In addition, I teach Spanish to adults and businesses. I also offer Literacy tuition for Primary and KS3 to students with learning difficulties.

Subjects: SEN and Learning Support, English, Spanish

Elizabeth P

MA English Literature, Open University (2010). PGCE Secondary English, University of York (2005). BA (Hons) English Literature, University of York (2004).

Member since 2020 Mrs Elizabeth P

I went into teaching because I love literature and I love working with young people; as a result I find it not only satisfying but also thoroughly enjoyable. I have worked in independent schools since 2005 and as a private tutor since 2013. I am a highly qualified and experienced teacher. I have taught IGCSE English Language and English Literature (CIE and Edexcel), GCSE English (OCR, WJEC and AQA), GCSE English Language (OCR and AQA) and GCSE English Literature (OCR, WJEC and AQA) as well as examining for OCR, AQA and CIE, and can teach to any syllabus. At A level I have taught English Literature (OCR, Edexcel and AQA) and the Literature aspect of English Language and Literature (Edexcel). I have also taught Drama and Theatre Studies (AQA), preparation for the ACT and SAT, and Literature undergraduates. I have many years of experience teaching students with educational special needs. I believe that study and revision skills are incredibly important and always teach them alongside academic subjects. I have QTS, and a Boarding Schools Association certificate in pastoral care. I complete the statutory Keeping Children Safe in Education training yearly.

Subjects: English, English Literature, English Language, 11+, 13+, School Entrance Exams

Danielle K

MSc Developmental Psychology, Shefffield Hallam University (2019). PGCE Post 16 and Further Education, Shefffield Hallam University (2019). BA (Hons) English and Education Studies, Sheffield Hallam University (2011). TESOL Trinity College London (2010).

Member since 2019 Mrs Danielle K

Qualified and experienced English and Psychology Teacher, currently offering home tuition including homeschooling. Teaches English Language and Literature from Prep and Key Stage 3, through to GCSE, IGCSE and A Level across all the major Exam Boards. Also teaches Psychology at GCSE and A Level. Can support preparations for School Entrance Exams and GCSE re-sits as well as Functional Skills tuition for adult learners.

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

Elizabeth Y

MPh Warwick (2015). PGCE Secondary Maths, Birmingham (2008). MSc Mathematics, University of Bristol (2006).

Member since 2015 Mrs Elizabeth Y

Qualified and experienced Maths and Science teacher, currently teaching at a local school. Teaches Maths from Key Stage 2 and 3, through to GCSE, IGCSE, IB and A level; teaches Sciences through to GCSE and IGCSE. Also teaches French and English from Prep to Key Stage 3. Edexcel, AQA and Cambridge Exam Boards. Has also taught the IB, with experience in international and private schools. Offers preparation for 11+, 13+ and School Entrance Examinations.

Subjects: SEN and Learning Support, English, Maths, Science, Biology, Chemistry, Physics, French, EFL or ESL, English Literature, 13+, School Entrance Exams, Common Entrance, Further Maths, English Language, 11+

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