A Selection of Our Teachers

Giles G

DPhil, Oxford University, British Poetry of the Home Front’(1992). SDUC Lampeter 1st class degree English Literature (1986).

Member since 2020 Dr Giles G

Experienced English Literature and Drama teacher, eager to teach A Level, degree level English Literature and Language and Creative Writing (all ages and levels of experience). I have taught group classes on literature (mainly poetry) for Oxford University's Department of Continuing Education for many years.

Subjects: English, English Literature

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, 13+, Sociology, Study Skills, English Language, English Literature, Homeschool, 11+, Religious Studies, School Entrance Exams

Miriam S

MA Irish Studies, National University of Ireland, Galway (2015). PGDE with French, University of Strathclyde, Glasgow (2009). BA (Hons) History, Trinity College, Dublin (2007)

Member since 2016 Miss Miriam S

Qualified and experienced Primary Teacher, across Key Stage 1 and 2, currently a Class Teacher at a local Primary School. Experienced SATs and 11+ teacher. Also teaches English Language, English Literature and History to GCSE and IGCSE.

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

Cate K

PGCE Goldsmiths University, London (2018); BA English Literature, Warwick University.

Member since 2019 Miss Cate K

Qualified and experienced English teacher, currently teaching at a local academy. Graded ‘outstanding’ during training year, achieving ‘outstanding’ for all eight teaching standards, (based on classroom observations), sustained this grading throughout further observations from both leadership teams and educational psychologists. Specialism in teaching English Literature, from Key Stage 3 to GCSE and A level, but also some primary school experience. Previously lead a department in the media industry, with a proven track record in being reliable, proactive and organised.

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

Jeanette H

PGCE English with Drama, Institute of Education, University of London (2002). BA (Hons) English Literature, Royal Holloway College (2000).

Member since 2017 Mrs Jeanette H

Qualified and experienced English teacher with experience teaching within State, Grammar and Independent Schools, currently teaching at a small Independent secondary school. Teaches English Language and English Literature from Prep and Key Stage 3, through to GCSE, IGCSE, A Level and IB; across all the major exam boards. Supports preparations for Scholarship and School Entrance Examinations. Support GCSE and IGCSE resits; also literacy and Functional Skills tuition for adult learners. SEN experience.

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

Anwar H

PGCE Secondary Computing ICT, University of East London (2008). Executive MBA, Imperial College London (2006). BSc (Hons) Multimedia Computing, University of Westminster (2001).

Member since 2019 Mr Anwar H

Qualified and experienced Computer Science and ICT Teacher, currently teaching at a school in London. Teaches Computer Science and ICT from Prep and Key Stage 3, through to GCSE, IGCSE and A Level, across all the major Exam Boards. Has also tutored Maths, English and Science at KS3 for over 3 years. Experienced in working with varied ability levels.

Subjects: Maths, English, Science, Business Studies, Computer Science, IT Skills, University Entrance, Careers Guidance, Common Entrance

Allie B

Master of Studies in Creative Writing with Distinction, University of Oxford (2018). Secondary Teaching of English Licensure, George Mason University, (2008). Masters of Arts in English, George Mason University (2005). BA English, James Madison University.

Member since 2019 Mrs Allie B

Experienced English teacher, recently teaching at Bedford School. Teaches English Language and Literature from Prep through to GCSE, IGCSE, A level and IB.

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

Sarah A

PGCE English with QTS, Secondary Education and Teaching, University of Wolverhampton (2012). MEd Language Development and Disability, University of Newcastle (1995).

Member since 2018 Ms Sarah A

Qualified and experienced English Teacher, currently Head of Teaching and Learning at Cranleigh Prep School. Teaches English Language and Literature from Prep and Key Stage 3, through to GCSE and IGCSE across all the major exam boards. Supports preparations for Scholarships, 13+ and School Entrance exams. SEN experience.

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

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