A Selection of Our Teachers

Colin T

MEd Change in Education and Training (2000); PGCE, University of Huddersfield (1998); BA Hons Business and Finance (1985).

Member since 2019 Mr Colin T

Qualified and experienced teacher, tutor and consultant with a wealth of experience in business and education over the last 20 years. Former Lecturer in Essential Skills (Maths specialist) at Salisbury College, designing, and delivering essential skills to a range of adult learners (from 16-85) via classroom settings, remote working, one to one and using ICT. Project Manager in the research industry and board level experience as director of three charities. Teaches Key Stages 1-3 English, Maths, and Science; GCSE Maths, English Language and Literature, Physics, Biology, Chemistry, History, Geography, and Business Studies; A level Biology, English, Geography, Politics, Business Studies and Economics; University level Business and Economics. Extensive experience successfully coaching candidates through 11+, 13+ and Common Entrance and Independent school entrance exams.

Subjects: Primary, Maths, English, Science, Biology, Chemistry, Geography, History, Economics, Business Studies, Homeschool, Common Entrance, Politics, School Entrance Exams, 11+, SATs, English Literature, 13+, Study Skills

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, Maths, English, SATs, 13+, Study Skills, School Entrance Exams, English Language, English Literature, Homeschool, 11+

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, School Entrance Exams, English Language, English Literature

Victoria H

Qualifieid SENCo

Member since 2020 Miss Victoria H

I am a highly experienced primary school teacher and Senco with over 20 years experience. I have worked with children of all ages from Year 1 to Year 6, including delivering interventions and personalised programmes for children with barriers to learning. I offer SATS preparation or booster work in all curriculum areas for children who find the pace of whole class teaching a little too much for them. I can also offer online lessons via Skype and Google Classroom.

Subjects: Primary, SEN and Learning Support, English, Maths, Psychology, SATs

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, Common Entrance, 13+, School Entrance Exams, Study Skills, English Language, English Literature

James B

PGCE with QTS, University College, London, Institute of Education (2015). BA (Hons) Philosophy and Politics, University of Manchester (2012).

Member since 2020 Mr James B

Qualified and experienced Primary and Prep Teacher. My specialism is within English, and I have spent considerable time developing curricular materials for schools, as well as training and guiding staff within this area. I am a dedicated educator who has experience of teaching in Outstanding schools in London and Shanghai. Provide preparation for SATs, 11+ and Common Entrance Exams. Teach First development programme

Subjects: Primary, English, 11+, Philosophy, Careers Guidance, 13+, Common Entrance, School Entrance Exams, University Entrance, Study Skills, SATs, Politics

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, 13+, School Entrance Exams, 11+, Common Entrance, English Language, English Literature

David B

PGCE Primary, University of Manchester (2016). BSc (Hons) Sport and Exercise Science, University of Bath (2009)

Member since 2020 Mr David B

Qualified and experienced teacher of the primary school curriculum, tennis, cricket, yoga and English as a foreign language. I believe in child-led, child-centred learning, self development, fun, play and exploration, whilst striving for excellence. English Cricket Board (2020): Foundation 1 Cricket Coach; UK Sport (2018): NVQ Level 3 in Talented Athlete Lifestyle Support. Starchild Yoga (2014): Yoga and Meditation Teacher. TEFL England (2013): 80 Hour Certificate. Lawn Tennis Association (2009 – 2010): Tennis Coach Qualification (Level 3).

Subjects: Primary, Maths, English, Science, EFL or ESL, 11+, Homeschool, SATs, School Entrance Exams

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