A Selection of Our Teachers

Alex B

BA (Hons) International History and Politics, University of Leeds (2013). PGCE Secondary English, University of Manchester (2016). MA Educational leadership, University of Manchester (2019).

Member since 2018 Mr Alex B

Qualified and experienced English Teacher, currently Second in English at Hollingworth Academy. Teaches English Language and Literature from Key Stage 3 through to GCSE. Offers support for GCSE resits and School Entrance Exams. Also specialises in high ability learners looking for grade 8-9.

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

Augusta K

PGCE Primary Institute of Education, University of London (2010). BA (Hons) Law, University of Sheffield (2006).

Member since 2020 Miss Augusta K

Qualified and experienced Primary Teacher now a full time tutor, with 10 years experience working in Primary schools, most recently as an Assistant Head Teacher. NPQSL. Teaches across the Primary Curriculum, including Key Stages 1 and 2. Offers preparation for SATs and 11+, also assists with home schooling. I specialise in English, maths and history alongside PSHE. I am a published author and am trained in somatic coaching and embodiment and run sessions for schools, children and individuals around coping with emotions.

Subjects: Primary, Maths, English, EFL or ESL, School Entrance Exams, 11+, Homeschool, Study Skills, Common Entrance, SATs, 13+

Dorinda M

PTLLS L4 BBE Training, Kettering (2015). BA (Hons) English and Art, Christ Church College, University of Kent (1996)

Member since 2017 Mrs Dorinda M

Qualified and experienced teacher, currently working as a full time tutor. Teaches English from Prep and Key Stage 3 through to GCSE, IGCSE, A Level and IB across all the major exam boards. Offers support for 11+ and School Entrance Exams. Also teaches ESL and Maths to GCSE. SEN experience.

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

Victoria A

PGCE Secondary English, Liverpool Hope University (1998). BA (Hons) English and Information Technology, Liverpool Hope University (1997).

Member since 2016 Mrs Victoria A

I have over 15 years' experience teaching English to Years 7 to 13 across various exam boards including AQA, WJEC and iGCSE. Most recently, I taught at a girls grammar school and have also taught in comprehensives and have extensive experience working with a range of abilities, including students with additional needs. I am enthusiastic, patient and genuinely love teaching. Additionally, I have considerable experience teaching Intervention sessions to individuals and small groups, alongside private tuition both online and in person. I can demonstrate that my students have made excellent progress and achieved their target grades. I teach English at Key Stage 3, GCSE and A Level and can offer tailored lessons in order to meet the requirements of the student with a considerable background in working with individuals. Available daytimes for homeschooling. Previous students have been very pleased with the tuition they have received and my success in helping students improve their grades is proven.

Subjects: English, EFL or ESL, Homeschool, Study Skills, English Language, English Literature

Catherine G

MA Educational Leadership and Research, Manchester Metropolitan University (2018). PGCE Secondary English, University of Manchester (2002). BA (Hons) English, University of Birmingham (2000).

Member since 2018 Mrs Catherine G

I am a Highly qualified and experienced English teacher, Head of English and Director of Teaching and Learning at Cheadle Hulme School. I have been the KS3 lead for many years beforfe moving to Head of Department. I work closely with feeder schools and have experience of preparing students for transition to Secondary as well as transition to higher and further education. I write and assess entrance exam papers, I have examined for Edexcel A level Literature. I have almost 20 years experience of teaching AQA A Level English Language. Experienced Oxbridge and ELAT tutor. I teach English Language and Literature from Prep and Key Stage 3, through to GCSE, IGCSE and A Level across all the major Exam Boards. Added value scores this year placed her English Department in the top 4 departments out of 360 for IGCSE English. Can support preparations for GCSE re-sits and School Entrance Exams. I am an enthusiastic and supportive teacher. I believe all students can achieve success in English with the right approach.

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

Barbara B

Diploma in Education, Goldsmith's College, London (1975).

Member since 2016 Mrs Barbara B

Qualified and experienced Primary Teacher, teaching all subjects across Key Stage 1 and Key Stage 2, including EYFS. Experience with phonic screening, SATs and 11+ preparation. Supports SEN. Offers tuition in English Language and Literature through to Key Stage 3 and GCSE.

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

Catherine M

MA Social Work, Keele University (2016). BA French and Italian, Oxford University (1994). TEFL, Oxford Intensive School of English (1994)

Member since 2019 Ms Catherine M

I've been tutoring privately for nearly 20 years, doing this alongside a range of other jobs including project management, university teaching, proofreading, translating, interpreting and ghost writing. I offer English, French, Italian and also English as a Foreign Language, and can teach students of all ages from lower secondary school age upwards. Where required I can prepare students for specific exams including GCSEs, 'A' levels and IELTS. I tutor both face-to-face (when we're not in the middle of a pandemic!) and also online. I'm familiar with a variety of online platforms including Zoom, Skype and Teams, and when teaching virtually I also make use of e-mail to send materials back and forth. I enjoy tailoring lessons to the needs of each student and am always happy to answer any questions you might have. It's also no problem to try a lesson or two before deciding whether or not you'd like to continue.

Subjects: English, French, Italian, EFL or ESL, English Language, English Literature, SATs

Elizabeth M

PGCE Secondary English and Drama, Liverpool Hope University (2007); BA (Hons) Imaginative Writing, John Moores University (2003).

Member since 2016 Mrs Elizabeth M

Qualified and experienced English Language and Literature Teacher and tutor, with over 12 years' experience in teaching and consultancy. GCSE moderator and examiner for AQA and WJEC exam boards. Provides tuition in English Language and Literature from Key Stage 3 through to GCSE/IGCSE and A level with a demonstrated history of achieving excellent results.

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

Gail A

PGCE Secondary English and SEN (distinction) Manchester Metropolitan University (2011). PhD English Manchester Metropolitan University (2009). BA (Hons) English (First Class) Manchester Metropolitan University (2001).

Member since 2020 Dr Gail A

AQA Qualified and experienced teacher of English, currently teaching A Level and GCSE AQA English Language and English Literature in a reputable sixth form college. Course leader for AS English Language and experienced A Level examiner (AQA and OCR examining boards). Offers GCSE, AS and A Level English Language tuition, also available to support English undergraduates. Experienced personal tutor face-to-face and online.

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

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