A Selection of Our Teachers

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

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

Dee C

BEd Primary, Westminster College, Oxford University (2002).

Member since 2016 Mrs Dee C

Qualified and experienced Primary and SEN specialist teacher, previously Head of Junior School, currently a supply teacher and tutor in the local area. Teaches across the ages and Key Stages 1 and 2, across all core subjects within the Primary National Curriculum. Provides preparation for SATs and School Entrance Examinations. Teaches English Language and English Literature from Primary and Prep through to Key Stage 3. Experience as School Literacy Co-ordinator and English Teacher. Supports children with dyslexia, dyscalculia and co-occurring conditions. OCN British Dyslexia Association Level 3 (2011).

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

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

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, SATs, School Entrance Exams, Study Skills, 11+

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+

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

Sharon G

MA Social Sciences, University of Glasgow (1985). PGCE Social Sciences, PSHE and SEN, Didsbury College of Education, Manchester (1986). Advanced Diploma in Professional Development in Education, Primary Teaching Conversion, University of North London (1998).

Member since 2018 Mrs Sharon G

I am a qualified teacher who has trained to teach ages 11-18 as well as 4-11. I have over 20 years experience tutoring GCSE maths. Currently tutoring GCSE maths to home schooled students with Dyscalculia ( maths equivalent of Dyslexia). Equally experienced in supporting very able and gifted students. I also tutor Primary Key Stage 1 and 2, English and maths. I am patient and provide a variety of teaching methodologies to suit individual students’ needs. I have never had a GCSE student fail ! Very happy to provide exemplary references.

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

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

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