A Selection of Our Teachers

Mark F

PhD Creative and Critical Writing University of Chichester (2015). MA The Teaching and Practice of Creative Writing, University of Cardiff (2002). MPhil. University of Essex (1983). PGCE Institute of Education, University of London (1978). MA English Literature, Wadham College, University of Oxford (1977).

Member since 2015 Mr Mark F

Qualified and experienced English teacher, with many years experience in the Independent Sector, currently a full-time tutor. 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. OCR and IB Examiner. Supports preparations for 13+ and School Entrance Exams.

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

Matthew J

PGCPP Boarding Education, University of Surrey (2004). PGCE History, University of Wales, Swansea (2000). BA (Hons) History, University of Wales, Swansea (1999).

Member since 2017 Mr Matthew J

Qualified and experienced History teacher. Teaches History from Prep and Key Stage 3 through to GCSE, IGCSE, A Level and IB across all the major exam boards. Examiner for GCSE, A Level and IB History; prepares students for School and Oxbridge Entrance Interviews. Also teaches English Language and Religious Studies up to GCSE and IGCSE level. Provides support for Functional Skills and Literacy for adults.

Subjects: English, History, Religious Studies, School Entrance Exams, Study Skills, English Language, 13+

Andrea H

QTLS, Institute for Learning (2009). PGCE, Plymouth University (2006).

Member since 2015 Mrs Andrea H

Qualified and experienced English, Maths and SEN teacher, working as a WBL Maths and English Tutor at Cornwall College. Teaches English Language, English Literature and Maths from Prep and Key Stage 3 though to GCSE and IGCSE; across all major Exam Boards. Provides preparation for 11+ and School Entrance Examinations; support for GCSE, IGCSE resits; also literacy, numeracy and Functional Skills tuition for adult learners. SEN Diploma, University of Plymouth (2010).

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

Lisa T

MA English Literature. BA (Hons) English Literature, Aberystwyth University (1995).

Member since 2017 Mrs Lisa T

Qualified and experienced English teacher with over 20 years of experience teaching in local secondary Schools. Teaches English Language and English Literature from Prep and Key Stage 3 through to GCSE, IGCSE and A level; across all major Exam Boards including WJEC, OCR, AQA and Edexcel. Provides support for GCSE and IGCSE retakes; also literacy and functional skills tuition for adult learners.

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

Heidi J

QTLS, Cardiff University (2015). BA (Hons) Education Studies, University of Wales Trinity Saint David, Swansea (2014).

Member since 2017 Mrs Heidi J

Qualified and experienced teacher of Psychology, Sociology and English. Teaches Psychology at GCSE, IGCSE and A level, across all major Exam Boards; also English and Sociology form Key Stage 3 through to GCSE and IGCSE.

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

Kate A

Certificate of Education, MEd. ESOL, CELTA. ITOL. Post Graduate Certificate In SpLD (dyslexia). Post Graduate level 7 qualification in Assessing for Access Arrangements.

Member since 2015 Mrs Kate A

Qualified and experienced English teacher, teaching English Language and English Literature from Primary and Prep through to GCSE, IGCSE and A level, across all major Exam Boards. A dyslexia specialist, currently working with younger primary school children, both in school and privately and adults with all aspects of English, Spelling, Punctuation and Grammar ( SPaG). Supports GCSE resits, literacy and functional skills tuition for adult learners and IELTS preparation.

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

Michael M

MA in Literature, Open University (2003). Postgraduate Diploma in Education, University of West of England (1998). PGCE English and Drama, University of Southampton (1981). BA (Hons) English, University of Southampton (1980).

Member since 2016 Mr Michael M

I am a qualified and experienced English Teacher, who taught for 30 years at Millfield School in Somerset. I taught English Language and English Literature from Key Stage 3 through to GCSE, IGCSE, and A Level. I set and marked exam papers for the scholarship exam and other entrance cexams into the school. I was in charge the Common Entrance assessment process. I was also the Oxbridge mentor for pupils in the Sixth Form. I was heavikly involved in the university application priocess, writing hundreds of UCAS references for students. In 2017, I was featured as an "inspiring teacher" in the TES.

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

David V

MSc Chemical Engineering, University of Swansea (1990). Post Graduate Diploma, Chemical Engineering, University of London (1981). PGCE Chemistry and Science, King's College, University of London (1977). BSc (Hons) Chemistry, University of London (1976).

Member since 2017 Mr David V

Qualified and experienced Science, Maths and English teacher, currently a full time tutor. Teaches Physics, Chemistry, Biology and Maths from Prep and Key Stage 3, through to GCSE and A Level across all the major Exam Boards. Can support preparations for School Entrance Exams and GCSE re-sits. Also teaches English Language and Literature up to GCSE.

Subjects: Maths, English, Science, Biology, Chemistry, Physics, English Language, School Entrance Exams, English Literature, Further Maths, 13+

Daniel H

PGCE English with Media and Drama, Swansea Institute of Higher Education (2005). BA (Hons) English with Film Swansea Institute of Higher Education (2003).

Member since 2020 Mr Daniel H

I am a qualified English teacher with 15 years experience. During my career, I have also been head of Media Studies and Film Studies with excellent results. I am returning to University in September to start a Masters Degree and would like to engage in tutoring around my university timetable. I have taught from Key Stage 1 to GCSE and always achieved more than my set targets.

Subjects: English, English Language, English Literature

Amy H

PGCE English, University of York (1994). BA (Hons) English and Politics, University of Lancaster (1993).

Member since 2015 Mrs Amy H

Qualified and Experienced English Teacher with Head of Department experience, with over 20 years' classroom experience, currently working as a tutor. Teaches English Language and Literature from Prep and Key Stage 3, through to GCSE, IGCSE A Level and IB across all the major exam boards, to secondary students of all ages and abilities, including SEN. AQA examiner.

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

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