A Selection of Our Teachers

Dionne M

PGCE Secondary English & Drama, Homerton College University of Cambridge (2002); BA (Hons) English, Queen Mary University of London (2001).

Member since 2019 Mrs Dionne M

Qualified and experienced teacher of English, with 25 years' experience teaching across Key Stages 2, 3 & 4 in Grammar, Comprehensive and Independent Schools. Now tutoring, supporting learners who are struggling in English: helping students to gain confidence, realise their abilities, raise their grades and achieve personal success! Examining experience in both Language and Literature.

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

Ginnie R

PGCE English Language and Literature and Teaching English as a Foreign Language (1976). BA (Hons) English Language and Literature, Royal Holloway, University of London (1974).

Member since 2018 Ms Ginnie R

Qualified and experienced English teacher, who taught at Oxford High School for girls for many years and who is still occasionally called in by them to help out at busy times. Previously taught at Haberdashers’ Aske’s School for Girls in outer London for five years. Also an Examiner for the Cambridge Board and currently marks for the International A level English paper. Teaches English Language and English Literature from Prep and key Stage 3, through to GCSE, IGCSE, A Level and University Entrance standard. Has also taught Theatre Studies and Speech and Drama, having directed productions for the Shakespeare School Festival in the past. Can support preparations for GCSE re-sits and School Entrance Exams. A Level Examiner for Cambridge International. MA Shakespeare and Theatre, Shakespeare Institute, University of Birmingham (2013).

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

Benjamin F

PGCE Primary (Mathematics Specialism) University of Worcester (2017). BA (Hons) Youth & Community Education, Exeter University (2007). BA (Hons) Business Studies, Nottingham University (1998).

Member since 2019 Mr Benjamin F

Covid19 safe - online teaching available. Qualified and experienced Primary Maths Teacher. Teaches all core subjects across the Primary Curriculum, Key Stages 1 and 2, with special focus on Mathematics and English. Aims to build confidence, skills and enthusiasm for school work. Offers comprehensive or accelerated preparation for SATs, 11+, scholarship and School Entrance Exams, with a track record of helping children secure places at independent schools and highly competitive free state grammar schools such as RGS (his daughter's school) and Alcester. SEN experience namely with Asperger's, Autism, ADD/ADHD.

Subjects: Primary, SEN and Learning Support, English, Maths, 11+, Common Entrance, SATs, School Entrance Exams

Jade L

MA African Studies, School of Oriental and African Studies (2014). PGCE Early Years 3-7, Goldsmiths College, University of London (2006). BA (Hons) English and Comparative Literature, Goldsmiths College, University of London (2005).

Member since 2018 Ms Jade L

Qualified and experienced Primary Teacher, currently a part-time tutor while completing PhD studies. Teaches across the ages and Key Stages, including Early Years Foundation Stage. Teaches English Language and English Literature through to Key Stage 3, GCSE and IGCSE. Provdies support for SATs and home schooling. SEN experience including supporting learners with dyslexia and autism.

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

Amber-Jade F

BEd (Hons) Learning Support and Counselling, University of Pretoria (2014). BEd Senior Education, University of Pretoria (2013).

Member since 2017 Mrs Amber-Jade F

Qualified and experienced Special Needs Teacher and Counsellor, teaching across all ages and Key Stages from Primary and Prep through to Secondary levels. Provides support for SEN including learners with dyslexia, dyscalculia, autism, ADHD, EBD and physical disabilities. Support study skills and homeschooling.

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

Samantha H

PGCE English, University of Worcester (2002). BA (Hons) English and Latin Literature, University of Warwick (1999).

Member since 2019 Miss Samantha H

Qualified and experienced teacher of English Language and Literature, currently teaching at a leading Grammar School, with over seventeen years’ experience of teaching across the ability spectrum at Prep, Key Stage 3, GCSE, IGCSE and A Level; across all major Exam Boards. Provides preparation for the 11+, 13+, Scholarship, Common Entrance and Independent School Entrance Exams. Can support home schooling. SEN experience.

Subjects: SEN and Learning Support, English, Study Skills, 11+, 13+, Common Entrance, English Language, English Literature, Homeschool, School Entrance Exams

Sarah D

Post Graduate Certificate in Delivering Soft Skills and Experiential Learning, Roehampton University (2013). Certificate in Drama and Performing Arts, Academy of Creative Training, Brighton (2005). Post-Graduate Certificate in Education with distinction in English with Media, University of North London (1997). BA (Hons) History of Art (with English and Classics), University of Leeds (1993)

Member since 2020 Ms Sarah D

Qualified and experienced secondary English and Drama Teacher with experience examining GCSE and A Level English. Now full-time tutor, also supporting homeschooling. Teaches all core subjects within the Primary National Curriculum, from Early Years Foundation Stage to Key Stage 1 and Key Stage 2, across all ages and abilities. Qualified TEFL teacher, fluent French speaker so great to prepare French orals, teach the basics and build confidence in conversational French KS1- KS4. Provides support for homeschooling, preparation for SATs, GCSEs and catch-up/intervention. Specialises in building confidence, developing self-esteem and can-do curiosity.. Qualified Teacher Status, University of North London, distinction (1997). BA (Hons) History of Art, Leeds University (1993).

Subjects: Primary, SEN and Learning Support, English, French, EFL or ESL, English Literature, SATs, School Entrance Exams, English Language

Sue H

Qualified Teacher Status (1992). BA (Hons) German with English, University of Exeter (1982).

Member since 2016 Mrs Sue H

Qualified and experienced teacher of English and Modern Foreign Languages. Teaches English Language, English Literature and German from Prep and Key Stage 3 through to GCSE, IGCSE and A level, across all major exam boards. Also teaches Maths, Science, History and Geography from Key Stage 3 through to GCSE and IGCSE; French at Key Stage 3. Provides support for GCSE and IGCSE resits, also literacy and numeracy tuition for adult learners. Supports study skills, preparation for Scholarship and School Entrance Examinations. SEN experience. AQA Examiner. Head of Department experience.

Subjects: SEN and Learning Support, Maths, English, Science, Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Geography, History, French, German, School Entrance Exams, Common Entrance, English Literature, 11+, 13+, Homeschool, Study Skills, English Language

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