A Selection of Our Teachers

Martin B

PGCE Secondary English, Nottingham Trent University (2007). 1st Class BA (Hons) English and Creative Writing, Derby University (2005).

Member since 2018 Mr Martin B

Fully qualified and vastly experienced English Teacher, recently teaching at Noel-Baker Academy, currently offering home tuition. An award winning professional, who was Highly Nominated in Most Inspirational Teacher category at the National School Shine Media Awards. Teaches English language and English Literature from Prep and Key Stage 3, through to GCSE, IGCSE and A Level across all the major Exam Boards. Can support preparations for GCSE re-sits and School Entrance Exams. Extensive SEN experience.

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

John G

Cert.Ed English, City of Leicester College of Further Education (1967).

Member since 2018 Mr John G

Qualified and experienced English Teacher, currently a full time tutor. Teaches English Language and English Literature from Prep and Key Stage 3, through to GCSE, IGCSE and A Level across all the major exam boards. Can support preparations for School Entrance exams. Offers Maths Tuition at Primary Level and is also trained in Speech and Drama at the Royal Central School of Speech and Drama, London.

Subjects: Primary, English, English Language, English Literature, 11+, School Entrance Exams, 13+

Sophie H

PGCE Secondary English, University of Nottingham (2010). BA (Hons) English Literature, University of Aberystwyth (2008). Member of the Chartered College of Teaching.

Member since 2019 Ms Sophie H

Highly qualified and experienced teacher of KS3 - KS5 English Language and Literature, currently teaching at The West Bridgford School, Nottingham. Director of Training leading Teaching and Learning across the school and Trust, and training and supporting teachers through every career stage. AQA GCSE examination marker for English Language and Literature. Provides support for all ages from Year 7 upwards, particularly specialising in GCSE and A level preparation at the highest levels. Experienced in supporting dyslexia, SEN, hearing and visual impairment

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

Dorinda M

PTLLS L4 BBE Training, Kettering (2015). BA (Hons) English and Art, Christ Church College, University of Kent (1996)

Member since 2017 Mrs Dorinda M

Qualified and experienced teacher, currently working as a full time tutor. Teaches English from Prep and Key Stage 3 through to GCSE, IGCSE, A Level and IB across all the major exam boards. Offers support for 11+ and School Entrance Exams. Also teaches ESL and Maths to GCSE. SEN experience.

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

Rachael O

PGCE Secondary, English Manchester Metropolitan University (2001). BA (Hons), Music and Drama, University of Liverpool (2000).

Member since 2019 Mrs Rachael O

Qualified and experienced Primary and Secondary School Teacher, with nearly twenty years' experience across all Key Stages and ages, including time as a Headteacher. Currently working as an English teacher in a local secondary school. Teaches English Language from Primary through to GCSE and IGCSE; English Literature from Key Stage 3 to A Level; and Key Stage 3 History. Also supports Primary English and French. I am a friendly, innovative and creative teacher and leader (I have also been a Headteacher and completed new school start ups) with both national and international experience. I fully understand current educational practice and tailor my teaching to the specific needs of my pupils in a fun, nurturing and enjoyable way.

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

Deborah P

PGCE English, University of Leeds (1988). BA (Hons) English Language and Literature, University of Hull (1987).

Member since 2020 Ms Deborah P

Qualified and experienced teacher of English with 32 years of experience teaching in local schools and colleges and over ten years of tutoring experience. Teaches English from Prep and Key Stage 3 through to GCSE, across all the major Exam Boards. Offers preparation for SATs, 11+, Scholarship and School Entrance Exams, and Key Stage 3 English support through to GCSE English Language and Literature. GCSE English Language and Literature examiner for AQA for 20 years.

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

Sylvia P

PGCE Modern Languages and English, Southampton University (1983). BA (Hons) Modern Languages, Leeds Metropolitan University (1978).

Member since 2020 Mrs Sylvia P

Qualified and experienced teacher of French, Spanish and English, having worked in both Primary and Secondary schools; Burford School for fifteen years and also in two private schools, Kingham Hill and Sibford School; currently a supply teacher at Marlborough School in Woodstock, also a tutor who can support homeschooling. Teaches French, Spanish and English, from Prep and Key Stage 3, through to GCSE, IGCSE and A Level across all the major Exam Boards. Also teaches all core subjects across the Primary age range, Key Stages 1 and 2. Has also hosted foreign students, both young and old, seeking to improve their English skills, so is used to adapting teaching methods to suit individuals and helping them to enjoy and fulfil their potential in languages.

Subjects: Primary, SEN and Learning Support, English, French, Spanish, English Language, English Literature, SATs

Amy G

PGCE Primary Education, University of Warwick (2013). BA (Hons) Classical Literature and Civilisation, University of Birmingham (2011).

Member since 2020 Mrs Amy G

Qualified Primary school teacher with seven years' experience in a primary school setting within the Birmingham area. Teaches across all core and foundation subjects within the primary curriculum, Key Stages 1 and 2. Offers extensive experience at preparing children for SATs examinations and is also interested in supporting 11+ and School Entrance Examinations. Has SEN and EAL experience. Also willing to teach English Language, English Literature and History up to GCSE and IGCSE. Always looks to make learning enjoyable and rewarding; interested in growth mindset and empowering learners to apply this in order to make progress.

Subjects: Primary, SEN and Learning Support, English, History, 11+, English Language, English Literature, 13+, School Entrance Exams

Eleanor D

PGCE Secondary with FE in History and Social Sciences, University of Keele (1998). LLB Law and History Joint Honours with subsidiaries in Education, Biology and Computing, University of Keele (1997).

Member since 2017 Mrs Eleanor D

Qualified and experienced teacher of students from age 5 to adult. Currently working as a tutor of SEND and other students on 1:1 or small group basis. Able to teach Key Stage 2 Primary and Key Stage 3 curriculum as well as offering Philosophy, History, Religious Education, Citizenship, Business Studies and Law at all levels including GCSE and A level; also teaches Psychology and Sociology through to GCSE. Also Teaches English, Maths and Science up to GCSE, and Functional Skills tuition for all. Provides preparation for 11+ and School Entrance Examinations. Can support homeschooling. SEN experience in ASC (including high and low functioning autism, PDA and ODD), ADHD, SEMH, Dyspraxia, Dyslexia and MLD.

Subjects: SEN and Learning Support, Maths, English, Science, Biology, Chemistry, Physics, History, Business Studies, Computer Science, Psychology, Sociology, School Entrance Exams, Homeschool, 13+, Study Skills, Religious Studies, English Literature, 11+, IT Skills, Philosophy, Law, English Language

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