A Selection of Our Teachers

Rosie W

BEd (Hons) Primary, specialising in English and Art, Goldsmiths College (1983).

Member since 2020 Mrs Rosie W

Qualified and experienced (Year 3 to Year 8) English teacher (general subjects Year 3 to Year 5), with leadership experience, currently Year 3 Form Teacher at Millfield Prep School. Provides preparation for KS2 SATs, 11+, 13+ school entrance exams and scholarships. SEN & EFL experience. Book reviewer for children’s literature and educational reference publisher.

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

Anita L

PTLLS Literacy, Numeracy and ICT, University of Plymouth (2010). BSc (Hons) Combined Social Science, University of Plymouth (2009).

Member since 2017 Mrs Anita L

Qualified and experienced SEN English and Maths teacher, specialising in Mental Health and Learning Disabilities. Teaches English and Maths from Primary Key Stages 1 and 2 through to GCSE and IGCSE. PGCE Secondary English, SEN and PSHE, University of Plymouth (2011). Supports preparation for School Entrance Exams, GCSE and IGCSE resits; literacy and numeracy skills for adult learners. Supports homeschooling.

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

Seraphina B

PGCE Secondary English, University of Exeter (1992).

Member since 2015 Mrs Seraphina B

Qualified and experienced teacher, teaching across the Primary and Secondary sectors. Specialises in SEN teaching and preparations for SATS, 11+, Common Entrance and School Entrance Examinations. Teaches English Language, English Literature and Maths from Key Stage 3 to GCSE, IGCSE; also Functional Skills tuition for adults.

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

Michael M

MA in Literature, Open University (2003). Postgraduate Diploma in Education, University of West of England (1998). PGCE English and Drama, University of Southampton (1981). BA (Hons) English, University of Southampton (1980).

Member since 2016 Mr Michael M

I am a qualified and experienced English Teacher, who taught for 30 years at Millfield School in Somerset. I taught English Language and English Literature from Key Stage 3 through to GCSE, IGCSE, and A Level. I set and marked exam papers for the scholarship exam and other entrance cexams into the school. I was in charge the Common Entrance assessment process. I was also the Oxbridge mentor for pupils in the Sixth Form. I was heavikly involved in the university application priocess, writing hundreds of UCAS references for students. In 2017, I was featured as an "inspiring teacher" in the TES.

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

Marion B

QTLS Institute for Learning (2012). PGCE Exeter University (2009). BA (Hons) English and History, Bournemouth and Exeter University (2006).

Member since 2019 Mrs Marion B

Qualified and experienced SEN, English and Maths Teacher, currently a Specialist English Support Tutor at The Gryphon School, as well as offering specialist Learning Support Home Tuition. Extensive SEN experience; a pro-active approach to CPD, alongside interest and enthusiasm has ensured that she remains up to date in the field of Special Educational Needs. Assesses students for exam access arrangements. Also teaches English and Maths from Prep and Key Stage 3, through to GCSE and IGCSE, as well as Functional Skills for adult learners. ELSA Emotional Literacy level 4, Dorset County Council (2018). PAPAA IQ Level 7 (2016). SpLD Diploma, OCR Level 5 SENS Dorset County Council (2015).

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

Linda M

PGCE University of Bath (2009); BA (Hons) European Studies, University of Bath (1985).

Member since 2019 Ms Linda M

Qualified and experienced teacher of Modern Foreign Languages, English and Maths, with experience of teaching at local primary and secondary schools. Teaches French from Primary and Prep, through Key Stage 3 and on to GCSE/IGCSE and A level. Also teaches Italian, English and Maths from Key Stage 3 to GCSE. Provides support for GCSE re-sits, and numeracy/language tuition for SEN and adult learners.

Subjects: SEN and Learning Support, English, Maths, French, Italian, School Entrance Exams

Kate A

Certificate of Education, MEd. ESOL, CELTA. ITOL. Post Graduate Certificate In SpLD (dyslexia). Post Graduate level 7 qualification in Assessing for Access Arrangements.

Member since 2015 Mrs Kate A

Qualified and experienced English teacher, teaching English Language and English Literature from Primary and Prep through to GCSE, IGCSE and A level, across all major Exam Boards. A dyslexia specialist, currently working with younger primary school children, both in school and privately and adults with all aspects of English, Spelling, Punctuation and Grammar ( SPaG). Supports GCSE resits, literacy and functional skills tuition for adult learners and IELTS preparation.

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

Amy H

PGCE English, University of York (1994). BA (Hons) English and Politics, University of Lancaster (1993).

Member since 2015 Mrs Amy H

Qualified and Experienced English Teacher with Head of Department experience, with over 20 years' classroom experience, currently working as a tutor. Teaches English Language and Literature from Prep and Key Stage 3, through to GCSE, IGCSE A Level and IB across all the major exam boards, to secondary students of all ages and abilities, including SEN. AQA examiner.

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

Lucy G

Independent PGCE Buckingham University (2012). BA (Hons) First Class, English and Latin Literature, University of Warwick (2010).

Member since 2020 Mrs Lucy G

A qualified and experienced teacher of Classics, with ten years of experience in the Independent sector in roles including Head of Year, Gifted and Talented Coordinator and Head of Classics, during which time my students received 100% A*-A/ 9-7 at GCSE Latin and 100% A*-C at A Level Latin and Classical Civilisation. Now offering tutoring in Latin, Classical Civilisation and English Literature through KS3 up to A Level. Passionate about educating students of all ages in Classics and English Literature with a personalised approach tailored to the needs of the student.

Subjects: English, Latin, Classical Civilisation, English Literature

Gary C

QTS, Department for Education and Skills (2002). PGCE History, University of Keele (2001). BA (Hons) History and English, York St John University (1998).

Member since 2019 Mr Gary C

Qualified and experienced Primary, History and English Teacher, with Head of Department experience, recently teaching at Moorside High School, currently teaching at Willowbank Primary School. Teaches all core subjects across the Primary National Curriculum, Key Stages 1 and 2. Can support preparations for SATs and School entrance Exams. Teaches History from Prep and Key Stage 3, through to GCSE, IGCSE and A Level across all the major Exam Boards. Also teaches English to Key Stage 4 Level. SEN experience. GCSE Examiner for OCR History.

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

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