A Selection of Our Teachers

Mabrouka Y

PGCE Secondary English, Manchester Metropolitan University (2019); Cambridge CELTA, Manchester Academy of English (2017); BA (Hons) English Language, University of Manchester (2011).

Member since 2019 Mrs Mabrouka Y

Qualified and experienced English and Religious Studies Teacher, with experience in a local state and an independent school. Has worked with gifted and talented students, and supported SEND pupils, also provided tailored resources specifically adapted to the needs of EAL pupils. Worked as an English Intervention Coordinator and an English and SEND Teaching Assistant prior to qualifying as a teacher. Teaches English Language and Literature, and Religious Studies from Key Stage 3, through GCSE and on to A level, also university level English Language.

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

Jane H

MEd English Studies and Education, The University of Stirling (1985).

Member since 2019 Ms Jane H

Qualified and experienced Primary and SEN teacher, with over 20 years' teaching and leadership experience. Currently a Senior Consultant advising schools. Previously, an Assistant Head teacher at West Oaks SEN Specialist School and College, and Springwell Primary Academy Leeds. Can teach KS1 and KS2 across the primary curriculum. Can also support English from Primary through to GCSE/IGCSE. Significant SEN experience.

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

Jorge A

PGCE Secondary School in Spanish (Manchester Metropolitan University, 2017), BA (Hons) 2:1 Business Administration (University of Lincoln, 2009).

Member since 2019 Mr Jorge A

Qualified Native Spanish Teacher, currently working in a supporting role at Ashton on Mersey School (Sale). As part of my job, I help students in different subjects, including Spanish. At the school, I also deliver 1-1 English Literacy Sessions for KS3 to help improve their reading, writing and comprehension. I offer Spanish tuition for Primary, GCSE/IGCSE. and A-Levels across all major exam boards. I have extensive knowledge of the curriculum and great revision materials to make the most of your time. In addition, I teach Spanish to adults and businesses. I also offer Literacy tuition for Primary and KS3 to students with learning difficulties.

Subjects: SEN and Learning Support, English, Spanish

Joanna D

PGCE Primary Education, University of Cumbria (2010). BSc (Hons) Herbal Medicine, University of Central Lancashire (2002).

Member since 2018 Miss Joanna D

Qualified and experienced Primary and Secondary Teacher, now working as a specialist English tutor with students in Key Stages 2 to 4. Teaches across the Primary Age Range, Key Stages 1 and 2 as well as English from Primary through to Prep and Key Stage 3, GCSE and IGCSE. Pupils achieve excellent results in Year 6 SATs, 11+ and School Entrance Exams. An excellent communicator, who is able to show sensitivity and understanding towards children facing challenges and motivates all students by working with their strengths. Works by asking students open and targeted questions that encourage full answers, therefore building their self-confidence. Listens carefully to understand where students need help and systematically assesses their progress to plan next steps and to stay focused on the most important areas.

Subjects: English, Study Skills, 11+, 13+, School Entrance Exams, Homeschool, SATs

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

Helen F

Qualified Teacher Status (2003).

Member since 2020 Mrs Helen F

I have over 15 years experience as an English teacher and I have taught in mainstream classes in Secondary Schools and in Sixth Form Colleges. I have worked with a variety of students, from EAL Students on a 1 : 1 basis within a school to privately, from a home setting, mainly teaching GCSE. English Literature and Language. I tutor students in preparation for A-Levels and GCSEs, from a variety of schools in Sheffield including Westbourne School, Birkdale School, Sheffield Girls High School. I enjoy this 1 : 1 work, as I am able to specifically adapt work for individual students, giving them a personal tutoring service that brings some rewarding results. I am currently tutoring students at Year 9, 10 and 11.

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

Vicky C

PGCE English Manchester University (2003). BA (Hons) English with Studies in Modern Society, University of Wales, Trinity Saint David (1998).

Member since 2020 Mrs Vicky C

Qualified and experienced English Teacher, currently teaching part-time at Loreto High School, Chorlton. Teaching AQA English Language GCSE and Literature GCSE.

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

Sue H

PGCE English, Manchester Metropolitan University (1993). BA (Hons) English Literature and Language, University of Reading (1984).

Member since 2016 Ms Sue H

Qualified teacher of English Language and Literature, with over twenty years' experience. Teaches English Language and English Literature from Prep and Key Stage 3, GCSE and IGCSE through to A level, across all the major Exam Boards. Tutors pupils for School Entrance Examinations, including Manchester High School for Girls and Westminster School, London. Examiner for the new AQA A level English Language specification.

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

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