A Selection of Our Teachers

Francis G

MA (Hons) Modern Foreign Languages (French, German and Russian) Trinity Hall, University of Cambridge (1970).

Member since 2015 Mr Francis G

Qualified and experienced Language Teacher, with 30 years of experience teaching in Independent Schools, now working full time as a tutor. Head of Modern Foreign Languages at a local school for many years. Teaches English Language, English Literature, French, German and Latin from Key Stage 3 through to GCSE, IGCSE and A level; teaches Russian and Italian through to GCSE and IGCSE. Also teaches across the Primary Age range and provides preparation for 11+, 13+ and Independent School Entrance and Scholarship Examinations. Examiner for OCR and AQA French.

Subjects: Primary, English, French, German, Italian, Latin, Russian, 11+, 13+, School Entrance Exams, English Language, Common Entrance, English Literature

Luke S

PGCE, Westminster Institute of Education (2013). BA (Hons) Media and Cultural Studies, University of the West of England (2009).

Member since 2016 Mr Luke S

Qualified and experienced teacher of English, currently studying for a masters. Offers tuition in English Language, English Literature, Sociology, Government and Politics at GCSE, IGCSE and A level, across all major exam boards. Also supports IELTS tuition.

Subjects: English, EFL or ESL, Politics, Sociology, Study Skills, English Language, 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, School Entrance Exams, English Language, English Literature, 11+, SATs

Emily H

PGCE in Secondary English, Sussex University (2005).

Member since 2019 Ms Emily H

Qualified and experienced teacher of English, currently teaching English Language and English Literature and also KS3 Co-ordinator. Teaches English Language and English Literature from Prep and Key Stage 3 thorugh to GCSE, IGCSE and A level; across all major Exam Boards. SEN experience. Provides preparation for Scholarship, School Entrance Exams, GCSE resits and literacy tuition for adult learners.

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

Vicky R

PGDE, Strathclyde University (2007); CELTA (Teaching English as a Foreign Language), Randolph School of English, Edinburgh (2002); BSc (Hons) Chemistry, St Andrews University, (1996); MA in French & Italian, Edinburgh University (1991).

Member since 2020 Miss Vicky R

Experienced and qualified teacher and educational professional with degrees in both Science (Chemistry) and Languages (French and Italian). Able to teach all three sciences, English, Maths, French and Italian up to GCSE; and A level Chemistry, Maths, and French. Also considerable experience preparing younger students for entrance exams at 11+ and 13+; IELTS preparation for University entry; and EAL students.

Subjects: English, Maths, Science, Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Italian, EFL or ESL, 11+, Homeschool, 13+, School Entrance Exams, English Language, Common Entrance, University Entrance, English Literature

Charlotte L

PGCE English, Roehampton University (2008). MA English Literature, University of Southampton (2006). BA (Hons) English Literature, University of Southampton (2004).

Member since 2018 Mrs Charlotte L

Qualified and experienced English Teacher, currently teaching at The Hollyfield School. Teaches English Language and Literature from Prep and Key Stage 3, through to GCSE and IGCSE across all the major exam boards. Can support preparations for GCSE re-sits and School Entrance Exams. Also offers English as a Foreign language.

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

Vanessa G

MA English Literature, University of Sussex (1996). PGCE Secondary English, University of Sussex (1993). BA (Hons) English Literature (2:1), University of Sussex (1992).

Member since 2020 Mrs Vanessa G

Qualified and experienced English teacher, currently employed by Supply Desk. I teach English KS3, GCSE and English Literature A-level (all exam boards). I have taught in sixth-form colleges for 13 years and comprehensives/ independent schools for 5 years. I have also worked as a SEND teacher and learning mentor. My qualifications (University of Sussex) include a BA (Hons) in English Literature (2:1) in 1992; PGCE (English, 11 - 18) in 1993 and an MA (English Literature) in 1996. Recently I have added qualifications in Understanding Autism, Autism in Girls and Young People's Mental Health.

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

Helen P

MA Creative Writing, University of Sussex (2004). PGCE English, University of Greenwich (2001). BA (Hons) Women's Studies, University of East London (1998).

Member since 2016 Mrs Helen P

Qualified and experienced teacher and tutor of English Language, English Literature from Prep through GCSE, IGCSE and A level; also teaches Psychology and Sociology at A level, across all major exam boards, including new specifications.

Subjects: English, Psychology, EFL or ESL, English Literature, 13+, School Entrance Exams, Sociology, English Language

Ben S

PGCE Primary Education, University of Chichester (2014). BA (Hons) Graphic Design - Illustration, Norwich University of the Arts (2010).

Member since 2017 Mr Ben S

Qualified and experienced Primary and Prep School Teacher, currently teaching and Deputy Head at a West Sussex Prep School. Teaches all core subjects across the Primary age range, Key Stages 1 and 2 as well as English and Maths up to Key Stage 3. Can support preparations for SATs, 11+ and School Entrance Exams. SEN experience. Masters Degree Course, Human Resource Management in Education.

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

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