A Selection of Our Teachers

Margaret B

Diploma in Educational Studies, and a qualification in speech with the Royal College of Music. BEd Primary.

Member since 2015 Mrs Margaret B

Qualified and experienced Primary and English teacher, with over 20 years' experience, now working as a full time tutor, specialising in English teaching and preparations for the 11+ Examination. Strong SEN experience with children covering a wide range of abilities and challenges.

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

Charlotte M

PGCE English and Drama, Middlesex University (1994). BA (Hons) English and Drama, Warwick University (1992).

Member since 2019 Mrs Charlotte M

Qualified and experienced teacher of English and Drama since 1994, currently teaching at St. Francis' College. Head of Drama, Teacher of English from Prep and Key Stage 3 through to GCSE, IGCSE and A Level; across all exam boards. Head of year 9 and 10 and Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead. Is familiar with all of the major exam boards and has been an examiner for AQA for the last four years.

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

Amanda B

PGCE English, Institute of Education, London (1993). BA (Hons) English and English Literature, Leeds University (1990).

Member since 2016 Mrs Amanda B

Qualified and experienced English teacher; teaching English Language and English Literature from Prep and Key Stage 3 through to GCSE, IGCSE and A level, across all major Exam boards. Can support preparations for 11+ and School Entrance Examinations. Provides tuition for GCSE resits and literacy and Functional Skills tuition for adult learners. SEN experience.

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

Michael J

PhD English, University of Leicester. MA (Distinction) Oxford Brookes University. BA (Hons) First Class, Loughborough University.

Member since 2019 Dr Michael J

I am a long-time teacher, lecturer, examiner and professional tutor with a patient and supportive approach. I have taught 5000+ hours at over fifteen schools and colleges, four major universities and with hundreds of private students. This has ranged from general/casual learning to exam and entrance preparation at all levels. My approach is friendly, gentle and supportive but extremely professional. At the heart of my tutoring is how important it is that a student believes in their own ability to learn and to progress.

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

Lou S

Return to Teaching, Primary Education, University of Northampton (1998). BSc (Hons) Biochemistry, University of Bristol (1984).

Member since 2018 Mrs Lou S

Qualified and experienced Primary Teacher, currently teaching at Cawston Grange Primary School. Teaches Modern Foreign Languages and all the core subjects across the Primary National Curriculum, Key Stages 1 and 2. Supports preparations for SATs, 11+ and School Entrance Exams. SEN experience. Also teaches Maths and English to Key Stage 3 and French, Science and Physics to GCSE and IGCSE.

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

Hope N

PGCE Secondary English, University of East Anglia (2014). BA (Hons) English Literature and Philosophy, University of East Anglia (2013).

Member since 2018 Miss Hope N

Qualified and experienced English Teacher, teaching English Language and Literature from Prep and Key Stage 3 through to GCSE and IGCSE; across all major Exam Boards. Examiner for AQA GCSE English Language. Provides preparation for Scholarship and School Entrance Exams; support for GCSE and IGCSE resits; also literacy and functional skills tuition for adult learners.

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

Melissa H

PGCE German with French, Hull University (2017). BA (Hons) German and French, Aberystwyth University (2015).

Member since 2018 Miss Melissa H

Qualified and experienced German Teacher, currently teaching at Guilsborough Academy. Teaches German from Prep and Key Stage 3, through to GCSE, IGCSE and A Level across all the major Exam Boards. Can support preparations for School Entrance Exams. Also teaches English and French from Primary through to Prep and Key Stage 3.

Subjects: English, French, German, School Entrance Exams, English Language, English Literature, 13+

Katie S

BA (Hons) English, University of Leicester (2014).

Member since 2020 Miss Katie S

I am experienced with GCSE teaching of AQA and WJEC exam boards in English Literature and Language and can teach both groups and individuals. I focus on conveying content in an energetic, exciting way for young people and look to develop their skills through practice and regular marking. I am young and like to keep up with the interests of young people, allowing me to tailor their lessons to their interests. I am happy to travel to their home or complete sessions online.

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

William L

PGCE Humanities, Leicester University (2018). CELTA Certificate (2013). BA (Hons) Philosophy and Religious Studies, Lancaster University (2012).

Member since 2020 Mr William L

A qualified teacher of Humanities with QTS. I have six years' of teaching experience which include three in the UK and three spent teaching in public schools in Korea. Teaches Philosophy, Religious Studies and Geography through to AS level; teaches History and English from Prep and Key Stage 3 to GCSE level. Recently assisted in designing new a new curriculum for GCSE RE at my current school. Provide preparation for School Entrance Exams. In addition, I am a CELTA Qualified teacher of English as a second language, who specialises in teaching ESL students.

Subjects: English, Geography, History, EFL or ESL, Common Entrance, Philosophy, Religious Studies, School Entrance Exams, 13+

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