A Selection of Our Teachers

Marion B

QTLS Institute for Learning (2012). PGCE Exeter University (2009). BA (Hons) English and History, Bournemouth and Exeter University (2006).

Member since 2019 Mrs Marion B

Qualified and experienced SEN, English and Maths Teacher, currently a Specialist English Support Tutor at The Gryphon School, as well as offering specialist Learning Support Home Tuition. Extensive SEN experience; a pro-active approach to CPD, alongside interest and enthusiasm has ensured that she remains up to date in the field of Special Educational Needs. Assesses students for exam access arrangements. Also teaches English and Maths from Prep and Key Stage 3, through to GCSE and IGCSE, as well as Functional Skills for adult learners. ELSA Emotional Literacy level 4, Dorset County Council (2018). PAPAA IQ Level 7 (2016). SpLD Diploma, OCR Level 5 SENS Dorset County Council (2015).

Subjects: SEN and Learning Support, English, Maths, English Literature, English Language

Rosie W

BEd (Hons) Primary, specialising in English and Art, Goldsmiths College (1983).

Member since 2020 Mrs Rosie W

Qualified and experienced (Year 3 to Year 8) English teacher (general subjects Year 3 to Year 5), with leadership experience, currently Year 3 Form Teacher at Millfield Prep School. Provides preparation for KS2 SATs, 11+, 13+ school entrance exams and scholarships. SEN & EFL experience. Book reviewer for children’s literature and educational reference publisher.

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

Linda M

PGCE University of Bath (2009); BA (Hons) European Studies, University of Bath (1985).

Member since 2019 Ms Linda M

Qualified and experienced teacher of Modern Foreign Languages, English and Maths, with experience of teaching at local primary and secondary schools. Teaches French from Primary and Prep, through Key Stage 3 and on to GCSE/IGCSE and A level. Also teaches Italian, English and Maths from Key Stage 3 to GCSE. Provides support for GCSE re-sits, and numeracy/language tuition for SEN and adult learners.

Subjects: SEN and Learning Support, Maths, English, French, Italian, School Entrance Exams

Dave T

PGDipEd Learning and Teaching, Leicester University (2015). Certificate in Autism Awareness, Canterbury University (2010). PGCE Upper Primary, Aberystwyth University (2006). BA (Hons) Classical Studies and Latin, Lampeter University (2000).

Member since 2016 Mr Dave T

Qualified and experienced Primary Teacher, specialising in Key Stage 2. Offers preparations for SATs, 11+ and Common Entrance Examinations. Teaches English, Maths, ICT, PE and Science through to Key Stage 3. SEN experience.

Subjects: Primary, SEN and Learning Support, Maths, English, Science, Computer Science, 11+, Study Skills, 13+, English Language, School Entrance Exams, SATs, English Literature, IT Skills

Lucy G

Independent PGCE Buckingham University (2012). BA (Hons) First Class, English and Latin Literature, University of Warwick (2010).

Member since 2020 Mrs Lucy G

A qualified and experienced teacher of Classics, with ten years of experience in the Independent sector in roles including Head of Year, Gifted and Talented Coordinator and Head of Classics, during which time my students received 100% A*-A/ 9-7 at GCSE Latin and 100% A*-C at A Level Latin and Classical Civilisation. Now offering tutoring in Latin, Classical Civilisation and English Literature through KS3 up to A Level. Passionate about educating students of all ages in Classics and English Literature with a personalised approach tailored to the needs of the student.

Subjects: English, Latin, English Literature, Classical Civilisation

Claire E

Post Graduate Certificate in Assessment for Dyslexia and Literacy, Level 7 (2013). Certificate of Psychometric Testing, Assessment and Access Arrangements, Level 7 (2013). PGCE Secondary Music and Remedial English, Greenwich University (1984). Associate Member of PATOSS and Dyslexia Guild.

Member since 2019 Mrs Claire E

Qualified and experienced Special Educational Needs Teacher, currently a Specialist Advisory Teacher for a number of schools in the local area. Works with individual children who are having difficulty with Literacy or Numeracy and explores how their progress might be impeded and following a block of teaching intervention produces a report to aid further teaching for staff and parents . Assesses students at secondary age for Examinations Access Arrangements. provides In Service Training for Teaching Assistants at whole school and small group level. Extensive and ongoing CPD. Structured Teaching Intervention for Dyslexia and Literacy, Level 7 (2019). Teacher Subject Specialism Training in Maths (2017).

Subjects: SEN and Learning Support, English, Maths, School Entrance Exams

Deirdre B

TEFL Language Teaching Centre, Cape Town (2001). Higher Diploma in Education, Johannesburg College of Education (1971). BA (Hons) QTS Grahamstown, South Africa (1970).

Member since 2016 Mrs Deirdre B

Qualified and experienced Latin and English teacher, currently offering private tuition. Teaches Latin from Primary and Prep through to GCSE, IGCSE and A level; teaches English Language and English Literature at Prep, GCSE, IGCSE and A level, across all major Exam Boards. Provides preparation for Scholarship and School Entrance Exams. Can support adult learners.

Subjects: English, Latin, School Entrance Exams, English Language, English Literature, 13+

Dean T

PGCE Primary Studies, Northumbria University (2014). BA (Hons) History, University of Sunderland (2011).

Member since 2020 Mr Dean T

Qualified and experienced Primary Teacher with 8 years of teaching experience. Teaches across the Primary Curriculum, including EYFS, Key Stages 1 and 2. Also offers 11+, booster and bespoke sessions to meet your child's needs and home work support. Good SEN experience. EAL experience. Maths Mastery Specialist, NCETM (2019).

Subjects: Primary, SEN and Learning Support, Maths, English, 11+, Homeschool, IT Skills, School Entrance Exams

Rebekah S

PGCE Post Compulsory Education, Portsmouth University (2015). BA (Hons) Ancient History and Archaeology, University of Birmingham (2014).

Member since 2016 Mrs Rebekah S

Qualified and experienced teacher of Classical Civilisation, Ancient History and English, currently subject leader at a Further Education College. Teaches Classical Civilisation and Ancient History through to A level and IB; English Language and English Literature through to GCSE and IGCSE.

Subjects: English, History, Classical Civilisation, English Language, English Literature, 13+, School Entrance Exams

Gemma B

PGCE English (11-18), University of Southampton (2003). BA (Hons) English, University College Chichester (2002). BSc (Hons) Sociology, University of Portsmouth (1999).

Member since 2019 Miss Gemma B

Qualified and experienced English teacher, now working as a full-time tutor. Teaches English Language and English Literature from Primary, Prep and Key Stage 3 through to GCSE, IGCSE and A level; across all major Exam Boards. Also teaches Religious Education to GCSE and IGCSE. Provides support for Scholarship and School Entrance Exams; also support for GCSE resits and literacy tuition for adult learners. SEN experience. Can support home schooling.

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

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