A Selection of Our Teachers

Fiona B

PGCE Primary Education, Brunel University College (1997). BA (Hons) Music, Royal Birmingham Conservatoire (1987).

Member since 2019 Ms Fiona B

Qualified and experienced Primary School teacher with over 20 years' experience. Teaches all core subjects across the Primary National Curriculum, EYFS and Key Stages 1 and 2 and has tutored students from Reception to Year 6, including preparation for SATs and 11+. Teaches early literacy & numeracy skills and supports children with low confidence and helps catch up with the school curriculum. Focuses on developing independence, resilience and a love of learning. Experienced SEN teacher: dyslexia, autistic spectrum, concentration issues/ADHD. Experience includes teaching at a Pupil Referral Unit for 5 years; working with children who have become disaffected with school and learning. Author of three adventure books for young teens; supports and develops creative writing skills with children and adults of all ages.

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

Paul W

MA English Linguistics, Birmingham City University (2012). PGDIP English Linguistics (2011). PGCE English Linguistics, Birmingham City University (2010). BA (Hons) Education. Manchester Metropolitan University (2009). Certificate in Education, University of Manchester (2001).

Member since 2019 Mr Paul W

Qualified and experienced English teacher, currently teaching English Language and English Literature at Folkestone Academy. Teaches English Language and English Literature from Prep and Key Stage 3 through to GCSE and IGCSE; across all major Exam Boards. Provides support for Scholarship, School Entrance Exams and GCSE resits; also provides 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

Andreea A

Qualified Teacher Status (2009). BA (Hons) Philology, French-English Language and Literature, West University of Timisoara, Romania (2008).

Member since 2017 Mrs Andreea A

Qualified and experienced teacher of English, Spanish and French, currently working as a specialist language tutor. Teaches English, French and Spanish from Primary, Prep and Key Stage 3 through to GCSE and IGCSE; across all the major Exam Boards. Extensive SEN experience. Teaches EAL. Provides support for Scholarship and School Entrance Exams. Provides language tuition for adults and businesses, from beginner to advanced levels. CELTA Cambridge Certificate (2010).

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

Rebecca B

QTS, University of Kent Academies Trust (2019); BA English and Psychology, University of South Africa (2011).

Member since 2019 Mrs Rebecca B

Qualified and experienced Secondary School English Literature and Language Teacher, newly Qualified Teacher in the UK for Secondary and Tertiary School. Over 10 years' experience as Senior English Teacher and Head of Department in a private school in Namibia. Previously worked at the Namibian Ministry of Education as a Curriculum Consultant and External Examiner, also attended and lectured in teacher training workshops offered by the institute. The Namibian curriculum is based on British GCSE and A-Level courses, leaving little difference between the two. Teaches English Language and Literature from Key Stage 3 to GCSE/IGCSE; also A level English Literature.

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

Steve D

Qualified Teacher Status. PGCE English.

Member since 2018 Mr Steve D

Qualified and experienced English Teacher, currently Director of English at John Wallis Academy, a highly successful school; English results have improved from 42% 4+ to over 70%, and 7+ from 1% to 18%. Results and outcomes are consistently the best in school at both GCSE and A level. Teaches English Language and Literature from Key Stage 3 through to A Level across all major exam boards. Has worked as a Head of Department in two schools both of which received Outstanding grades from Ofsted. 20 years experience in a range of schools working with students of all secondary ages and abilities, as well as SEN and Gifted students. Also offers English as a Foreign Language.

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

Deborah H

BEd English Literature and Language and Theatre Studies, Middlesex University (1981). MA Modern European Theatre Studies, Essex University (1983).

Member since 2019 Mrs Deborah H

Qualified and experienced, friendly and supportive teacher. Recently Assistant Head at Ofsted Outstanding secondary school i/c KS2 - 3 transition and staff CPD, now a full-time tutor. Teaching English Language and English Literature from Prep and Key Stage 3, through to GCSE, IGCSE and A Level; Sociology and Religious Studies at GCSE and A Level. Also teaching across the primary age range, Key Stages 1 and 2 and can support preparations for SATs, 11+ and School Entrance Exams. Good SEN experience. Advanced Skills Teacher.

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

Sarah B

BEd (Hons) KS2 with History and English (1989), University of Gloucestershire. Now working exclusively as a private tutor across Kent.

Member since 2015 Mrs Sarah B

Qualified and experienced Primary Teacher, teaching across the ages and Key Stages. Teaches all core subjects within the Primary National Curriculum. Teaches English through from Prep to Key Stage 3. Former Primary Deputy Headteacher, English subject leader and interventions teacher with 25 years of experience in Key Stage 2 classrooms. SEN experience. Specialises in 11+ and KS2 SATs preparation.

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

Lauren W

PGDip Education (Teaching of Reading), Middlesex University (2014); PGCE Primary, Middlesex University (2010); BA (Hons) English and Education, University of Birmingham (2009).

Member since 2019 Ms Lauren W

Qualified and experienced Primary and Key Stage 3 Teacher and Head of English, with over 9 years' experience teaching children from a broad range of backgrounds, with varying abilities. A wealth of SEN experience including EAL, developmental delay, ADHD, dyslexia, dyspraxia and Down's syndrome. Has also worked with Pupil Referral Units to successfully reintegrate pupils back into mainstream education. Teaches the full Primary National Curriculum across EYFS, and Key Stages 1 and 2. Also offers Key Stage 3 English and Maths.

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

Dominic B

MA Transformational Leadership, Canterbury Christ Church University (2017). PGCE Secondary English, Canterbury Christ Church University (2015). MA Ancient History, University of Oxford (2014). BA (Hons) Classical Archaeology and Ancient History, University of Oxford (2013).

Member since 2018 Mr Dominic B

Qualified and experienced English, History and Classics Teacher, currently teaching at Turner Free School. Taches English from Prep and Key Stage 3, through to GCSE, IGCSE and A Level across all the major Exam Boards. Also Teaches History and Classics from Key Stage 3 up to GCSE. Can support preparations for GCSE re-sits and School Entrance Exams.

Subjects: SEN and Learning Support, English, History, Latin, 13+, School Entrance Exams, English Language, English Literature, Classical Civilisation

Philip W

BEd English & SEN, University of Sussex, Cert Ed, Brighton College of Education and Advanced Diploma in Special Needs, University of Sussex.

Member since 2018 Mr Philip W

Qualified and experienced English Teacher, currently a full-time tutor in the local area. Teaches English Language and Literature from Primary, Key Stage 3 through to GCSE and A Level; across all the major exam boards. Supports preparations for SATs, 13+, Scholarship and School Entrance Exams. Offers support for GCSE re-sits and functional skills tuition for adult learners. Can also support Primary Maths and homeschooling.

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

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