A Selection of Our Teachers

Kirsty W

PGCE Secondary English, Keele University (2012). BA (Hons) English Literature and Language, University of Liverpool (2011)

Member since 2019 Mrs Kirsty W

Qualified and experienced English Teacher, currently a 1 to 1 tutor providing English tuition for students who cannot currently access school, as well as private tuition. Teaches English Language and Literature from Primary, Prep and Key Stage 3 through to GCSE and IGCSE across all the major Exam Boards. Currently a GCSE examiner for WJEC, marking English Language and Literature papers. Also teaches English Literature through to A Level. SEN experience; can also support home schooling. Currently offering online tuition through various online platforms. Can support preparations for GCSE re-sits and School Entrance Examinations.

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

Christopher H

MA in Classics and Ancient History. BA (Hons) History & Visual Arts. PGCE in Further Education

Member since 2020 Mr Christopher H

I am a teacher with many years experience of teaching in both the UK and abroad. I recently finished six years at the School of the Nations in Macau, where I worked as Head of English teaching IGCSE English and I.B. Diploma English Language and Literature. I also taught I.B. Diploma Theory of Knowledge and IGCSE Global Perspectives. In previous years at the school I ran the Social Studies department and was the school`s Social Studies Coordinator at the secondary level. In my spare time I also tutored students for both IGCSE English and History. Before living in Macau, I worked for one year at Telford College of Art and Technology teaching GCSE English and Access English and at New College Telford teaching History A Level. Prior to working at Telford College I studied for an MA in Classics & Ancient History at Exeter University. While I was studying, I tutored a student for an A level course in Roman History. Before this I taught grammar and essay writing to English speaking students at a private school.

Subjects: SEN and Learning Support, English, History, Latin, 13+, Classical Civilisation, English Literature, English Language, School Entrance Exams

Augusta K

PGCE Primary Institute of Education, University of London (2010). BA (Hons) Law, University of Sheffield (2006).

Member since 2020 Miss Augusta K

Qualified and experienced Primary Teacher now a full time tutor, with 10 years experience working in Primary schools, most recently as an Assistant Head Teacher. NPQSL. Teaches across the Primary Curriculum, including Key Stages 1 and 2. Offers preparation for SATs and 11+, also assists with home schooling. I specialise in English, maths and history alongside PSHE. I am a published author and am trained in somatic coaching and embodiment and run sessions for schools, children and individuals around coping with emotions.

Subjects: Primary, Maths, English, EFL or ESL, School Entrance Exams, 11+, Homeschool, Study Skills, Common Entrance, SATs, 13+

Emily P

PhD Medieval Literature (2019), Diploma in Therapeutic Parenting (2017), PGCE Secondary Education with QTS, Chester University (2014). BA (Hons) English Literature, Aberystwyth University (2012).

Member since 2017 Mrs Emily P

Qualified and experienced English Literature, English Language, History and RS Teacher and tutor with over 7 years' experience. Key Stage 3 to A level, experienced across all Exam Boards. Graded Outstanding twice. An adoptive parent, with significant experience with LAC and PLAC children, those with learning difficulties and mental health issues. Tailored teaching and learning to suit the individual and spot the root cause of an issue quickly. Supports homeschooling, also has own classroom if preferred.

Subjects: Primary, SEN and Learning Support, English, History, English Literature, SATs, 13+, 11+, Study Skills, School Entrance Exams, Homeschool, English Language, Religious Studies

William I

MA Oxford University (1987). PGCE Classics, Nottingham University (1984). BA Literae Humaniores, Oxford University (1982).

Member since 2017 Mr William I

Qualified and experienced English, Maths and Classics teacher, with over 20 years' experience teaching and tutoring. Teaches Latin, Greek and Classics from Primary and Prep through to GCSE, IGCSE and A level; Maths and History through to GCSE and IGCSE; and English from Primary and Prep to Key Stage 3, across all major Exam Boards.Prepares students for Scholarship, 11+, VR , NVR and Independent School Entrance Examinations (Common Entrance and Public School Scholarship). Also offers English as a second language. A freelance proofreader and copy-editor, working mostly for the CUP. CELTA, Warwickshire College (2012).

Subjects: English, Maths, Latin, EFL or ESL, English Literature, Common Entrance, Greek, 11+, 13+, Classical Civilisation, Study Skills, School Entrance Exams, English Language

Angela P

PGCE Secondary Science, University of Manchester (2004). BSc (Hons) Materials Science and English, UMIST (2001).

Member since 2017 Mrs Angela P

Qualified and experienced Science and specialist School Entrance Exams teacher. Teaches Chemistry, Physics, Biology and coordinated Science from Prep and Key Stage 3 through to GCSE and IGCSE; teaches Chemistry through to A level; across all major Exam Boards. Provides preparation for Scholarship and School Entrance Examinations including 11+, 12+ and Common Entrance for selective Independent Schools. SEN experience. Supports homeschooling.

Subjects: English, Maths, Science, Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Homeschool, Study Skills, School Entrance Exams, English Language, English Literature, 11+, 13+

Elizabeth G

PhD English Literature and Creative Writing, Aberystwyth (2019). MA Keele University. PGCE English, Bath University (1986). BA (Hons) English Literature, Exeter University (1979).

Member since 2019 Ms Elizabeth G

Qualified and experienced teacher of English, now tutoring full-time. With 30 years' experience teaching in Mainstream and Independent Schools in Scotland and England. Teaches English from Prep and KS3 through to A level. Offers preparation for SATS, School Entrance Exams, Common Entrance, 13+, IGCSE, GCSE English Language, Literature; English Literature, and Lang/Lit to AS and A Level. Knowledge of all the major examination boards. Examiner for GCSE, and A Level English Literature (OCR and,AQA). Provides support for re-sits and literacy skills for adults. Can support home schooling.

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

Jane D

PhD Irish Studies (Literature), University of Liverpool (2015). MA Irish Studies with Distinction, University of Liverpool (2011). BA (Hons) Irish Studies, University of Liverpool (2010). AFHEA (2014).

Member since 2016 Dr Jane D

Qualified and experienced teacher of English Language, English Literature, and English as a Foreign Language. Teaches English from Primary, Prep and Key Stage 3 through to GCSE, IGCSE and A level, across all major Exam Boards. Provides preparations for 11+, 13+, Scholarship and Independent School Entrance Examinations. Supports GCSE retakes and literacy and Functional Skills for adult learners. SEN experience. Trinity Certificate TESOL (2016).

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

Emily L

PGCE and Qualified Teacher Status, Trinity and All Saints University, Leeds, (2005). BA(Hons) English, Manchester Metropolitan University (2004).

Member since 2020 Miss Emily L

Qualified and experienced Key Stage 2, 3 and 4 teacher. 15 years of teaching experience, including Bradford Grammar School. Currently employed as an English teacher at Ruskin Community High School. Provides support for homeschooling, English tuition for Key Stages 2, 3 and 4 and preparation for GCSE English and English Literature examinations. SEN experience.

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

Georgina T

Diploma in Teaching in the Lifelong Learning Sector (DTLLS Level 5), City of Westminster College (2013). Preparing to Teach in the Lifelong Learning Sector (PTLLS), City of Westminster College (2012). BA (Hons) Performing Arts, London Metropolitan University (2011).

Member since 2018 Miss Georgina T

Qualified and experienced English and Special Educational Needs Teacher, with experience supporting learners with a wide range of physical and cognitive needs, including autism, speech and language, emotional and behavioural difficulties. Teaches English from Primary and Prep through to Key Stage 3, GCSE and IGCSE. Supports home schooling from Primary through to Secondary Stages. Provides support for GCSE and IGCSE resits; also literacy and functional skills tuition for adult learners.

Subjects: SEN and Learning Support, English, English Language, Study Skills, English Literature, Homeschool

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