A Selection of Our Teachers

Colin D

EdD University of Sheffield (2015). MEd. Educational Management, University of Sheffield (2001). PGCE Primary Education, Sheffield Hallam University (1990). BA (Hons) Industrial and Product Design, Sheffield Hallam University (1984).

Member since 2017 Dr Colin D

Qualified and experienced Primary Teacher and Headteacher (3 headships) currently working as an Educational Consultant, Author and Tutor. Teaches all core subjects across the Primary National Curriculum, Key Stages 1 and 2. Supports preparations for SATs, 11+ and School Entrance Exams. Extensive SEN experience as an English and Maths Intervention Teacher. Also teaches English and Maths to Key Stage 3.

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

Julie S

Graduate Diploma in Teaching and Learning, University of Canterbury, Christchurch, New Zealand (2005). BA (Hons) English Language and History, Exeter University (2002).

Member since 2015 Miss Julie S

Qualified and experienced Primary Teacher, currently working full time as a tutor. Teaches across the primary age range, Key Stages 1 and 2. Provides preparation for SATS, 11+ and School Entrance Examinations. Also teaches English Language, English Literature and Maths through to Key Stage 3 and functional skills level. Significant SEN teaching experience.

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

Melissa C

PGCE Cambridge University (1984). BA (Hons) Latin with Greek subsidiary Class 2:1, Bristol University (1983).

Member since 2020 Mrs Melissa C

I qualified in 1984 with my PGCE from Cambridge University and since then I have taught in a variety of schools in both the private and state sector in London and the South East. My most recent school post was teaching GCSE English. In addition I have been tutoring for the last 20 years for the Kent 11 Plus examination and included in this were my own children who all gained places at Kent Grammar schools. I am qualified at both primary and secondary level.

Subjects: English, Latin, English Literature, 11+, 13+, School Entrance Exams, Common Entrance

Viv V

MA English and English Literature in Education, Goldsmiths, University of London (1998). PGCE English and Geography, Loughborough University (1991). BA (Hons) English Language and Literature, University of Wolverhampton (1990).

Member since 2018 Mrs Viv V

Qualified and experienced English Teacher, currently teaching at St Boniface's Catholic College. Teaches English Language and English Literature from Prep and Key Stage 3, through to GCSE and IGCSE across all the major exam boards. Can support preparations for Scholarships, School Entrance Exams and GCSE re-sits.

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

Anthony P

PGCE (incorporating the Diploma in Education and Training) Plymouth University (2018). MRes History, Plymouth University (2016). BA (Hons) History, Plymouth University (2013).

Member since 2018 Mr Anthony P

Experienced English Teacher and History Graduate. I have a passion for education and learning, and for English and History. I am very self-motivated, well organised, excellent at timekeeping, driven to achieve my goals and ambitions, support students to achieve theirs and engage with my own CPD. I have experience of teaching and supporting a diverse range of students, and experience of teaching in different educational settings. As part of my PGCE, I worked at City College Plymouth teaching Functional Skills and GCSE English to young adults and mature learners. Since then I have taught KS3 and KS4 English as a Supply Teacher, have worked as a Personal Tutor to a GCSE student and have taught EAL students at the Europa Summer School, the Meridian School and at Mercator. I firmly believe that everyone should have an equal opportunity to succede and that all educational environments be a safe place. As a result, I am fully committed to upholding safeguarding, equality and diversity policies and procedures.

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

Andrea H

QTLS, Institute for Learning (2009). PGCE, Plymouth University (2006).

Member since 2015 Mrs Andrea H

Qualified and experienced English, Maths and SEN teacher, working as a WBL Maths and English Tutor at Cornwall College. Teaches English Language, English Literature and Maths from Prep and Key Stage 3 though to GCSE and IGCSE; across all major Exam Boards. Provides preparation for 11+ and School Entrance Examinations; support for GCSE, IGCSE resits; also literacy, numeracy and Functional Skills tuition for adult learners. SEN Diploma, University of Plymouth (2010).

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

Sarah W

PGCE Cornwall College Group (2014). BA (Hons) English Literature and ICT, College of St Mark and St John (2005).

Member since 2018 Mrs Sarah W

Qualified and experienced English teacher, now full-time tutor. Teaches English Language and Literature from Prep and Key Stage 3 through to GCSE, IGCSE and A level; across all Exam Boards. AQA Examiner. Significant SEN experience. Supports home schooling. Provides preparation for School Entrance Exams, Scholarship and GCSE resits; also support for literacy and functional skills tuition for adult learners.

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

Caroline L

MA Education, Leadership and Management, Open University (2010). TEFL (2007), BA (Hons) English Literature, University of York (2007).

Member since 2017 Miss Caroline L

Qualified and experienced English teacher, previously Lead Teacher and Second in Department at a local Academy. Teaches English Language and English Literature from Prep and Key Stage 3 through to GCSE, IGCSE and A level; across all major Exam Boards. AQA Examiner. Provides English as a Foreign Language tuition. Supports preparations for School Entrance Examinations and Scholarship; GCSE, IGCSE retakes; also literacy and functional skills tuition for adult learners.

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

Kimberley B

PGCE DTLLS, University of Plymouth (2012). BA (Hons) Media Arts, University of Plymouth (2010). English Literature and Language, Open University (2007).

Member since 2017 Miss Kimberley B

Qualified and experienced English Teacher, currently teaching at Duchy College as well as working as a tutor. Teaches English from Prep and Key Stage 3 through to GCSE, IGCSE and A Level; across all major Exam Boards. SEN experience. Offers literacy and functional skills tuition for adult learners. Proves support for School Entrance Exams; also GCSE and IGCSE resits. Supports homeschooling.

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

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