A Selection of Our Teachers

Michelle M

PGCE Secondary English, University of Roehampton (2008); BA Hons English Literature, University of Newcastle Upon Tyne (2004).

Member since 2018 Mrs Michelle M

Qualified and experienced English teacher with over 11 years' experience teaching at Bingley Grammar School and Parkside School. Ex - Head of Key Stage 5 English with particular experience and passion for A level English Literature. Now a full-time tutor offering Primary English, and English Literature and Language from Key Stage 2, through Key Stage 3, GCSE / IGCSE and on to A level, across the major exam boards. Also experienced as a GCSE examiner. Eager to support home schooled children of 8 years of age and above. Can support 11+ candidates with their English skills.

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

Stephanie M

BA (Hons) University of Sunderland (2002), CELTA Teesside University (2016). PGCE Teesside University (2018). MA TESOL, University of Sunderland (2020).

Member since 2020 Ms Stephanie M

Qualified and experienced ESOL, EFL, ESL, Functional English and literacy teacher. Currently teaching at Darlington College. Offers English as a second or foreign language tuition for adults (pre-entry to Level 2) and preparation for Functional English exams (E1 to L2). Specialises in teaching and supporting adults with low-level literacy skills who wish to improve their reading and writing.

Subjects: English, EFL or ESL

Nichola M

Member since 2020 Mrs Nichola M

Qualified and experienced KS3/4 English teacher. Over 10 years experience teaching a wide range of students English Language, Literature and Media Studies. Lots of experience with students with SEND, including students with ASD, dyslexia etc. Also an experienced home tutor working with KS4 students in preparation for their English Language and Literature GCSEs.

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

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

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, School Entrance Exams, English Language, English Literature, Study Skills

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

Dorothy M

MA in Writing for Children, University of Central Lancashire (2011). BA English with Diploma in Education, Stirling University (1984). Certificates in Teaching Basic Literacy and Numeracy. Adult Literacy Teaching Recognition. Certificate in Teaching English as a Second Language, Stevenson College, Edinburgh.

Member since 2016 Mrs Dorothy M

Qualified and experienced teacher of English, Literacy, Creative Writing and Basic Numeracy. Currently working as a full -time self-employed tutor supporting students with English and literacy from Primary, Key Stages 1 and 2, through Prep and scholarships, Key Stage 3, GCSE and A level across all the major exam boards. Also offers Adult and ESOL tuition. Considerable SEN experience. Also published author of children's fiction and educational resources.

Subjects: SEN and Learning Support, English, EFL or ESL, English Literature, English Language

Nichola M

PGCE Secondary English, Manchester Metropolitan University (2010). BA (Hons) Theatre Studies and English Literature, Lancaster University (2006).

Member since 2018 Mrs Nichola M

Qualified and experienced English Teacher, currently teaching at Woodhey High School. Teaches English Language and English Literature from Prep and Key Stage 3, through to GCSE and IGCSE across all the major exam boards. Can offer support for GCSE re-sits and functional skills tuition for adult learners.

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

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

Stephen H

MA Development Studies, University of Leeds (2001). PGCE English, University of Cambridge (1994). BA(Hons) Humanities, Nottingham Trent University (1993). BA (Hons) English, King's College London (1990).

Member since 2016 Mr Stephen H

Qualified and experienced English Teacher, previously Head of Department and Housemaster, with experience teaching within selective and Independent Schools. Teaches English Language and English Literature from Prep and Key Stage 3 through to GCSE, IGCSE and A level, across all major Exam Boards. TEFL qualified.

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

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