A Selection of Our Teachers

Karen R

MA Creative Writing (Distinction) Canterbury Christ Church University (2011). PGCE Primary Education, Bedford College (1990). TEFL, Cambridge (1992). MSc Accountancy 2:1 Hull University (1988).

Member since 2016 Ms Karen R

I teach from Years 2 to 11. I offer English Language up to GCSE, and Maths up to KS3 (other subjects on request). Experienced in preparation for Kent Test, SATs, 11+ and 13+ examinations. I have worked with SEN, as well as gifted and talented students. I am also a freelance educational writer and copywriter. Positive, encouraging, with a special interest in English. I adapt my sessions to the learning style and level of each student, whilst maintaining a high standard of progress. Lessons are fun and interactive, with learning and improving the key focus. Students really progress with 1:1 tutoring. Confidence and interest improves as work is tailored to their specific needs.

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

Rachel M

PGCE Secondary Spanish, Goldsmiths, University of London (2015). BA (Hons) French and Spanish, University of Southampton (2013).

Member since 2019 Miss Rachel M

Qualified and experienced English, Spanish and French teacher, currently teaching English at John Ruskin College. Teaches Spanish and French from Primary and Prep through to GCSE and IGCSE; teaches Functional Skills English at levels 1 and 2.

Subjects: English, French, Spanish, English Language, English Literature, Homeschool

Rowan J

PGCE Primary Education, Brunel University (1990). BA (Hons) Sports Management, Leeds Carnegie University (1985).

Member since 2019 Mrs Rowan J

Qualified and experienced Primary and English teacher, currently working as a full time tutor. Teaches all core subjects across the Primary National Curriculum, Key Stages 1 and 2. Also teaches English to Key Stage 3 and English as a Foreign Language. Supports preparations for 11+, SATs and School Entrance Exams. Also offers specialised tuition for children with Dyslexia.

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

Jack C

PGCE English, Canterbury Christ Church University (2015). MSc International Business, University of Nottingham (2010). BA (Hons) History, University of Nottingham (2009).

Member since 2017 Mr Jack C

Qualified and experienced English Teacher, currently teaching in a local school. Teaches English Language and English Literature from Prep and Key Stage 3, through to GCSE, IGCSE and A Level across the major exam boards. Can provide support for adult learners and GCSE resits.

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

Ornella J

TESOL Hastings College of Arts and Technology (2007). Doctorate in Cellular Biology and Physiology, University of Bologna, Italy (1998). BSc Biology (Hons) University of Bologna, Italy (1986)

Member since 2019 Mrs Ornella J

A qualified and experienced teacher of Maths, Biology, Chemistry, Physics, EFL and Italian with 34 years of experience, I have been teaching British and foreign young students and adults for colleges such as Buckswood St Georges and Sussex Coast College in Hastings as well as for a number of agencies. I am currently the Director of Studies at Cambridge Gardens College- Hastings. I teach Maths from Key Stage 3 through to GCSE and IGCSE and Chemistry, Physics, and Biology through to A level across all the major Exam Boards. I also teach EFL and Italian from beginner level through to exam preparation.

Subjects: Maths, English, Science, Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Italian, EFL or ESL, English Language

Denis L

PGCE Law, Institute of Education, University of London (2012). LLB (Hons) University of Westminster (1992). RSA Diploma TEFL, Hammersmith College (1987). BA (Hons) French and Philosophy, National University of Ireland (1979).

Member since 2020 Mr Denis L

Qualified and experienced Teacher, University Lecturer and Training Consultant, currently a full time tutor. Teaches Law, English Literature, History and Politics at A Level across all the major Exam Boards. Also teaches English as a Second Language

Subjects: English, History, EFL or ESL, Law, Politics, English Literature

Ruth H

Primary Education, Leeds College of Further Education (1980). Cert. Ed. Philippa Fawcett College of Education, London (1973).

Member since 2015 Mrs Ruth H

Qualified and experienced Primary and English Teacher, now working full time as a tutor. Teaches across the primary age range, Key Stages 1 and 2; also teaches English through to Prep, Key Stage 3 and GCSE. Offers support for SATs, 11+ and School Entrance Exams. TEFL qualified and SEN experience.

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

Caroline A

PGCE Geography, Liverpool Hope University (1996). BA (Hons) Geography, Liverpool Hope University College (1992).

Member since 2019 Mrs Caroline A

Qualified and experienced Geography Teacher, currently joint Head of Geography at Helena Romans School. Teaches Geography from Prep and Key Stage 3 through to GCSE, IGCSE and A Level across all the major Exam Boards. AQA GCSE Geography Examiner. Also teaches English and Maths and Key Stages 2 and 3 and supports preparations for SATS and School Entrance Exams.

Subjects: Maths, English, Geography, 13+, School Entrance Exams

Sarah M

PGCE Loughborough University (1988); BA English, Loughborough University (1983).

Member since 2020 Mrs Sarah M

Qualified and experienced English and SEN, Key Stage 2, 3, 4 and 5 Teacher, both mainstream and special needs, also experienced in reviewing and supporting the implementation of EHC plans with 30 years' teaching experience. Now working as a tutor. Can support home schooling and students with wider issues of anxiety and school phobia. Teaches literacy based subjects focusing on English Language and Literature; also History and essays/projects, from Key Stage 2 to post-16, across all ability ranges including pupils with learning and social and emotional difficulties. Examination subjects taught include English at Entry Level, Functional Skills, GCSE and A Level. Experienced in teaching in schools ranging from KS2, secondary selective and non-selective and a range of special needs schools, particularly working with children with Autism and SEMH.

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

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