A Selection of Our Teachers

Jayne R

MPhil Imaginative Writing, Liverpool John Moores University (2005). MA Creative Writing, Edge Hill University College (1998). PGCE English, Edge Hill University College (1993). BA (Hons) English and Drama, Liverpool John Moores University (1986).

Member since 2017 Mrs Jayne R

Well qualified and experienced English Teacher. Teaches English Language and English Literature form Prep and Key Stage 3, through to GCSE and A Level across all the major exam boards. Has been home tutoring one-to-one for the past 6 years. AQA examiner and schools' external marker. Currently delivering lessons through Zoom. Main interests: literature and creative writing.

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

Karen B

MSc Sustainable Tourism, Anglia Ruskin University (2006). PGCE Secondary Geography, Liverpool Hope University (1998). BA (Hons) Geography, Leeds University (1986). RSA Certificate in TEFL (1991).

Member since 2016 Mrs Karen B

Qualified and experienced teacher of Geography, offering tuition from Key Stage 3 through to GCSE, IGCSE and A level, across all major exam boards. Also teaches English Language and EAL through to Key Stage 3.

Subjects: English, Geography, EFL or ESL, English Language

Emma D

PGCE Lancaster University (2002). BA (Hons) English Literature with Psychology, Chester University (2001)

Member since 2020 Miss Emma D

Qualified and experienced teacher of English. Able to teach across secondary ages, including GCSE and A-Level. Having taught in state schools for over 15 years, now undertaking a consultancy role across various schools. Senior examiner in GCSE English Language, marking and leading a team of examiners for both summer series and November resits. Extensive knowledge of current English Language mark schemes.

Subjects: English, English Language, English Literature

Caroline R

PGDE (with Distinction), Northumbria University (2019). BA (Hons) English Literature (first-class), University of Reading (2014).

Member since 2020 Ms Caroline R

Qualified English teacher with over five years experience teaching and tutoring GCSE pupils, particularly those aiming for a grade 4 (a 'pass') or 5 (a 'high pass') in their English Literature and/or English Language examinations. I have worked primarily with the AQA specification, but also tutored students studying the WJEC specification. I have been an exam marker for AQA GCSE Literature Paper 1. Prior to teaching, I supported students with complex special needs in a large inner-city high school (ages 4-16). I am currently a part-time MSc student and have very flexible working hours. I am friendly, polite and professional - happy to work around whatever you need!

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

Rebecca W

QTS, Department of Education (2012). MA Interdisciplinary Literature and Writing, Western New Mexico University (2012). BA Education English and Drama, Calvin College, Michigan (2005).

Member since 2018 Mrs Rebecca W

Qualified English Teacher, with Head of Year experience, currently teaching at St John Plessington 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. Edexcel GCSE English Literature Examiner. Supports preparations for School Entrance Exams and GCSE re-sits. TEFL training and experience.

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

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, English Literature, 11+, School Entrance Exams, 13+, English Language, Study Skills

Edward C

MA Educational Leadership, University of Warwick (2019); PGCE Secondary English, Teach First Programme, Birmingham City University (2016). 2:1 BA (Hons) English Studies, Nottingham University (2014).

Member since 2018 Mr Edward C

Qualified and experienced English Language and Literature teacher. Ofsted 'Outstanding' and experienced teaching a wide range of abilities in English Language and Literature including Gifted and Talented and SEND, including ASC, ADHD, dyslexia, dyspraxia and MLD/SPLD. Media Studies Curriculum Coordinator and Progress Leader. Teaches English Language and Literature from Key Stage 3 to GCSE. AQA examiner.

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

Nicola M

PGCE Leeds University. MA Leeds University English -Distinction and BA (Hons) First Class English, Leeds University

Member since 2015 Miss Nicola M

Qualified and experienced English teacher, with extensive experience teaching English at Key Stages 3, 4 and 5 in both independent and state schools. Currently also teaching on the teacher training course for new teachers, sharing Ofsted recognised Outstanding Teaching Practice. Specialist SEND teacher with experience of catering for a variety of learning needs. Current team leader for AQA for GCSE and A Level English Literature and expert subject knowledge and teaching expertise at this level. 7 years' experience of successfully preparing students for the 11+ and entrance exams.

Subjects: Primary, English, English Language, English Literature, SATs, Study Skills, 11+, School Entrance Exams, 13+

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