A Selection of Our Teachers

Victoria B

MA Gender, Society and Representation, University College London (2019). PGCE English, Canterbury Christchurch University (2014). BA (Hons) English Language and Literature, University of Portsmouth (2013).

Member since 2016 Ms Victoria B

Qualified and experienced English Teacher. Teaches English Language and Literature from Prep and Key Stage 3, through to GCSE, IGCSE and A Level across all the major exam boards. Examiner for Pearson (Edexcel). Provides preparation for Scholarship and School Entrance Examinations.

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

Linda S

MA Educational Evaluation, University of Sussex (2010). PGCE University of Greenwich (2000). BA (Hons) University of Reading.

Member since 2015 Mrs Linda S

I am a qualified and experienced teacher with many years' experience in both the state and private sectors, currently working as a private tutor, face-to-face and/or via Zoom. I teach English from Primary through Prep and up to GCSE and A Level; also Maths from Primary through to GCSE; and Sociology at GCSE and A Level. All my previous GCSE students have improved their grades by at least one band from school predictions; many have improved by two bands and several have increased by three. I have tutored numerous, successful 11+ and 13+ candidates and can also offer help with school entrance interview skills. I am patient and encouraging and my students grow in knowledge, skills and self-belief. I also have SEN experience.

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

Andrew M

PGCE Secondary English, University of Strathclyde (2001). BA (Hons) English and Politics, University of Strathclyde (2000).

Member since 2018 Mr Andrew M

Qualified and experienced English teacher, currently an English teacher at Woodfield School, Coventry. Teaches English Language and English Literature from Prep and Key Stage 3 through to GCSE, IGCSE; across all major Exam Boards. Provides preparation for Scholarship and School Entrance Exams; also support for GCSE and IGCSE resits; also literacy and functional skills tuition for adult learners. SEN experience. Can support homeschooling.

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

Charmaine T

BEd English Literature and History, Westminster College, Oxford.

Member since 2017 Mrs Charmaine T

Qualified and experienced teacher of English; teaching English Language and English Literature from Prep and Key Stage 3 through to GCSE, IGCSE and A level; across all major exam boards. Provides preparation for Scholarship and School Entrance Examinations. Supports GCSE, IGCSE resits; also literacy and functional skills tuition for adult learners.

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

Amanda W

MA Creative Writing, University of Gloucestershire (2009). PGCE English, University of the West of England (1996). BA (Hons) English and Drama Roehampton University (1994).

Member since 2016 Mrs Amanda W

Qualified and very experienced English teacher, with a history of excellent results. Recently taught at an outstanding grammar school and also has experience of international teaching in China. Ex head of department with detailed knowledge of English exam systems at both GCSE and A Level. Has tutored English for many years, once helping a student gain entrance to Eton College and another to win a university scholarship. Offers a personalised tutoring experience and specialises in building confidence in all students. Teaches English Language and Literature from Prep and Key Stage 3 through to GCSE, IGCSE and A level. AQA Examiner. Provides preparation for School Entrance Examinations and Scholarship. Supports GCSE and IGCE resits; also literacy and Functional Skills tuition for adult learners.

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

Matthew J

PGCE Primary, Oxford Brooks University. BSc (Hons) Psychology Hull University.

Member since 2020 Mr Matthew J

I am currently a Deputy Headteacher at a large primary school in Wiltshire. I am responsible for assessment and maintaining and developing high levels of teaching and learning across the school. I have been a primary teacher for 15 years and have a wide experience of the curriculum, with a particular focus on English and Maths teaching. Since having my own children, I have seen the benefit that 1:1 tuition can have on the progress that children make.

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

Jessica G

MA in Education, Oxford Brookes University (2016). PG Dip English and Language in Education, Reading University (2012). PGCE Secondary English with Qualified Teacher Status, Oxford Brookes University (2007). BA (Hons) English Literature, Reading University (2006).

Member since 2017 Mrs Jessica G

Qualified and highly experienced English Teacher and tutor with over 13 years' experience, and a passion for bringing English Literature and Language to life, for all students. Currently Head of English at a Good-to-Outstanding Middle School, in Windsor. Thrives on supporting students to improve their academic confidence irrespective of the level of ability; whether for GCSE, A Level, 11+, 13+, or even at undergraduate level. An expert in the delivery of all aspects of the 11+ curriculum, including English, Verbal Reasoning, Non-Verbal Reasoning and Mathematics. Also teaches Religious Studies and Sociology at GCSE and A level and is able to support EAL students.

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

Chrissie D

PGCE English, Oxford Brookes University (2012). MA English Literature, Royal Holloway University (2010). BA (Hons) English and Music, Oxford Brookes University (2007).

Member since 2016 Mrs Chrissie D

Qualified and experienced English Teacher. Teaches English Language and English Literature from Prep and Key Stage 3 through to GCSE, IGCSE and A Level; across all major exam boards. Provides support for School Entrance Examinations and also English Language and Literacy Skills for Adult learners. SEN experience.

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

Jennifer W

MA Literature (with Distinction), The Open University (2000). BA (Hons) English and History of Art, University of York (1991).

Member since 2018 Mrs Jennifer W

Qualified and experienced English and History of Art Teacher, currently teaching at Oxford Sixth Form College. Teaches English Language and Literature from Prep and key Stage 3,through to GCSE, IGCSE and A Level across all the major Exam Boards. Also teaches History of Art at A Level. Examiner for AQA and as a result, has a wide area of expertise, and focus on student focused learning. Extensive SEN experience, uses a wide variety of learning strategies to help students with special needs. Diploma of Education (ongoing).

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

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