A Selection of Our Teachers

Lindsay H

PGCE Primary Education, University of Greenwich (2012). BA (Hons) History, University of Greenwich (2010).

Member since 2016 Mrs Lindsay H

Qualified and experienced Primary Teacher, now full-time tutor, offering tuition in Primary English and Maths at Key Stage 1 and 2. Provides preparation for SATs and 11+ Entrance Examinations. Also teaches English Language and English Literature through to Key Stage 3. SEN experience. Can offer support for homeschooling.

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

Sophie O

Qualified Teacher Status (qualified with Outstanding and special commendation) in Teaching English with Drama, at Colchester Teacher Training Consortium (2015). BA (Hons) Musical Theatre, Colchester Institute (2010). I am currently studying for a BSc (Hons) in Integrative Counselling.

Member since 2018 Miss Sophie O

I am a qualified and experienced English and Drama teacher, teaching English Language, English Literature and Drama from Prep and Key Stage 3 through to GCSE; across all major Exam Boards. I was previously a teacher of English and Drama at Hadleigh High School and at Langham Oaks (SEMH); I Support learners with special educational needs and with home school education. I can provide preparation for KS2 SATs, support for GCSEs and GCSE resits and Scholarship and School Entrance Exams. I also provide literacy and functional skills tuition for adult learners.

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

Aliya A

PhD Inorganic Chemistry, Queen Mary University of London (2000). MSc Inorganic Chemistry, University of Essex (1996). BSc(Hons) Chemistry, University of Essex (1995).

Member since 2015 Dr Aliya A

Qualified and experienced Science and Maths teacher, currently tutoring full-time and supporting homeschooling. Teaches Science and Maths from Key Stage 3 through to GCSE and IGCSE; also Chemistry to A level and IB. Also offers Maths and English Language for KS2 [Primary and Prep]. Provides preparation for 11+[Maths, English, Verbal Reasoning and Non Verbal Reasoning], 13+ [Maths and Science], Scholarship [Maths and Science] and Common Entrance [Maths and Science].

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

Hayley B

PGCE English, Anglia Ruskin University. BA (Hons) English Language and Literature 2:1, University of Birmingham.

Member since 2020 Mrs Hayley B

I have taught English for 14 years in one of the top independent schools in Essex and have an excellent track record of results up to A-Level. I am also the internationally published author of two young adult fiction novels. I tutor several students and believe I have a warm and accessible approach which makes the subject fun and interesting.

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

Howard S

Certificate of Education, Thames Polytechnic (1990). MSc Computer Studies, Essex University (1989). PhD Philosophy, McMaster University, Canada (1986). MA Philosophy, McMaster University, Canada (1983). BA (Hons) Philosophy and French, The Queen's College, Oxford (1981).

Member since 2015 Dr Howard S

Qualified and experienced tutor of English and Maths. Teaches English and Maths from Key Stage 2 through to GCSE and IGCSE across all major exam boards. Supports preparations for school entrance examinations.

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

Nirmal R

Qualified Teacher Status, University of Kent (2007). BSc (Hons), Social Sciences.

Member since 2019 Ms Nirmal R

Qualified and experienced Grammar School Teacher. Experience in teaching across all levels; KS3, 4 and 5. Teaches all core subjects within the Primary National Curriculum, from Early Years Foundation Stage to Key Stage 1 and Key Stage 2, across all ages and abilities. Teaches Philosophy and Politics and RE at KS3, 4 and 5 (A level). In addition, can teach English up to KS3 and Mathematics up to KS4 (GCSE). SEN experience. Supports home schooling. Tutors for SATS exams, 11 + and other secondary School Entrance Examinations.

Subjects: Primary, SEN and Learning Support, English, Maths, History, 11+, Religious Studies, Common Entrance, 13+, School Entrance Exams, SATs, Sociology, Homeschool, Philosophy

Jude B

MEd Language, Culture and Identity, Goldsmiths University, London (2015). PGCE Secondary English, Leeds Trinity University College (2011). BA (Hons) English University of Nottingham (2007).

Member since 2016 Mrs Jude B

Qualified and experienced English teacher. Teaches English Language and Literature from Prep and Key Stage 3 through to GCSE, IGCSE and A Level, across all major exam boards. Also teaches English as a Second Language for all ages and abilities. SEN experience. Has a number of years experience teaching English in secondary schools and is now studying for a PhD.

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

June P

Cert Ed, QTLS and ATL

Member since 2020 Ms June P

Qualified English, Drama, Film/Media and 11 plus teacher. QTLS, ATCL and CERT Ed. Currently Teaching at Brentwood County High School. Experienced English to GCSE. Drama, Film and Media studies A level and BTEC. An experienced, enthusiastic, and focused teacher who is committed to safeguarding and promoting the education and well-being of children and young people always. Passionate about giving young people the best possible education in life and enjoys working in a busy environment and relishes the challenge of managing a diverse workload. She can establish a supportive relationship with not only students but also their parents and fellow teachers all with the aim of promoting and reinforcing a student’s independence and self-esteem. She is fundamentally committed to good practise and innovation and who is very much a team player. Always engaged in continuous learning to broaden her knowledge and experience, she is confident, passionate, and enthusiastic about working with young people.

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

Caroline A

PGCE Geography, Liverpool Hope University (1996). BA (Hons) Geography, Liverpool Hope University College (1992).

Member since 2019 Mrs Caroline A

Qualified and experienced Geography Teacher, currently joint Head of Geography at Helena Romans School. Teaches Geography from Prep and Key Stage 3 through to GCSE, IGCSE and A Level across all the major Exam Boards. AQA GCSE Geography Examiner. Also teaches English and Maths and Key Stages 2 and 3 and supports preparations for SATS and School Entrance Exams.

Subjects: English, Maths, Geography, 13+, School Entrance Exams

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