A Selection of Our Teachers

Helen L

PGCE Secondary English, University of central Lancashire (2014). BA (Hons) English, University of Manchester (2001).

Member since 2019 Mrs Helen L

Qualified and experienced teacher of English, with 6 years of experience teaching in local School and colleges, now tutoring full time. Teaches English from Key Stage 3 through to GCSE, IGCSE and A level, across all the major Exam Boards; AQA Examiner. Provides support for GCSE resits and literacy skills for adult learners.

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

Kelly B

PGCE Secondary Science, University of Central Lancashire (2015). BSc (Hons) 1st Class in Biomedical Science, specialising in Microbiology, Leeds Metropolitan University (2014).

Member since 2019 Miss Kelly B

Qualified and experienced college lecturer currently employed within the science industry in the Kendal area. Teaches Biology, English Language and Literature through to GCSE and IGCSE; across all major Exam Boards. Extensive knowledge of L3 BTEC in Science subjects. Supports university applications and provides industry guidance.

Subjects: English, Science, Biology, Chemistry, Physics, English Language, English Literature, Study Skills, University Entrance

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

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, English Language, English Literature, School Entrance Exams

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

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, 13+, Study Skills, Homeschool, Common Entrance, Politics, School Entrance Exams, 11+, SATs, English Literature

Patricia O

MA Linguistics for English Language Teaching, Lancaster University (1989). PGCE English, Birmingham University (1975). BA (Hons) English, Leeds University (1968).

Member since 2017 Mrs Patricia O

Qualified and experienced Teacher of English Language and English Literature. Provides preparation for 11+, Scholarship and School Entrance Examinations. SEN experience. Provides literacy and functional skills tuition for adults, and EAL.

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

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

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