A Selection of Our Teachers

Katherine B

PGCE Secondary English, University of East Anglia (2007). MA English Literature, Sheffield University (2000). BA (Hons) English and American Studies, Hull University (1998).

Member since 2015 Mrs Katherine B

Qualified and experienced English teacher. Teaches English Language and Literature from Key Stage 3 through to GCSE and IGCSE. Teaches creative writing and offers EFL tuition. AQA Examiner experience in English Literature (Modern Texts and Poetry) and Language (Fiction). SEN experience. I am a published novelist and a screenwriter.

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

Simon W

PGCE Drama, Manchester Metropolitan University (1993). Professional Actor (1987-1991). Theatre and Film Acting, Mountview Theatre School, London (1987).

Member since 2019 Mr Simon W

Qualified and experienced teacher of English and Drama, currently teaching English and Drama at Sir William Stanier School. Teaches English Language and English Literature from Prep and Key Stage 3 through to GCSE, IGCSE; across all major exam boards. SEN experience. Can provide tuition for GCSE and IGCSE resits, functional skills and literacy tuition for adult learners, from beginner to advanced levels. Provides preparation for School Entrance Examinations and Scholarships.

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

Jason T

PGCE Secondary English (first subject) and Maths (second subject) Manchester Metropolitan University (1996). BA (Hons) English Language and Literature, Oxford University (1991).

Member since 2018 Mr Jason T

Qualified and experienced English and Maths Teacher, currently teaching Maths and English to a variety of pupils on home tuition as well as previously working as an education caseworker, SEMH teacher and headteacher of an SEMH school for 8 years and also a teacher trainer. I have a track record of teaching gifted and talented pupils as well those with social and emotional mental health issues (covering a wide range of cognitive abilities) I have a patient and creative style with a track record of success. I teach both Maths and English Language and Literature from Prep and Key Stage 3, through to GCSE, IGCSE and A Level; across all the major exam boards as well as being an AQA GCSE English Literature examiner. Extensive experience of SEN particularly ADHD, autism spectrum, attachment and mental health issues.

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

Christine H

Teaching Certificate of Education, CF Mott College of Education, University of Lancaster, Prescot (1976).

Member since 2015 Ms Christine H

Qualified and experienced Primary and Secondary Teacher with experience of teaching children of all abilities including those with additional needs. Currently working as a tutor of Maths and English at Key Stages 1 and 2, and of Maths at Key Stages 3 and 4. Providing support for KS1 and KS2 SATs and GCSE Maths exams. Also able to support homeschooling.

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

Jenny G

PGCE English, University of Leeds (2010). BA (Hons) English Literature and Journalism, Staffordshire University (2006).

Member since 2017 Mrs Jenny G

Qualified and experienced English teacher. Teaches English Language and English Literature from Primary, Prep and Key Stage 3 through to GCSE, IGCSE and A level; across all major Exam Boards. Supports preparations for Scholarship and School Entrance Exams. Provides literacy and Functional Skills tuition for adult learners.

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

Barbara B

Diploma in Education, Goldsmith's College, London (1975).

Member since 2016 Mrs Barbara B

Qualified and experienced Primary Teacher, teaching all subjects across Key Stage 1 and Key Stage 2, including EYFS. Experience with phonic screening, SATs and 11+ preparation. Supports SEN. Offers tuition in English Language and Literature through to Key Stage 3 and GCSE.

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

Lucy M

MA Educational Studies (2014). BA Hons Primary Education with QTS (2005).

Member since 2019 Mrs Lucy M

Qualified and experienced Primary Teacher, currently a member of the senior leadership team in a two form entry Primary School. Teaches across the Primary Curriculum, including EYFS, Key Stages 1 and 2. Offers preparation for SATs, 11+ and School Entrance Exams.

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

Nicholas M

PGCE English, Keele University (1996). MA American Literature and Film, Keele University (1995). BA (hons) English Language and Literature, St Anne's College, Oxford (1993).

Member since 2016 Mr Nicholas M

Qualified and experienced teacher of English teaching across a range of successful Independent Schools for over 20 years. Teaches English Language and English Literature from Prep and Key Stage 3 through GCSE, IGCSE and A level, across all major exam boards. AQA A level Examiner. Can support preparations for Scholarship and School Entrance Examinations. Offers 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 Literature, 11+, School Entrance Exams, 13+, Study Skills, English Language

Wayne C

PGCE, Liverpool Hope University (2003). BA (Hons) English Literature, Liverpool John Moores University (1998).

Member since 2018 Mr Wayne C

Qualified and experienced English Teacher, currently home tutoring a GCSE pupil with Halton Council. I also work in Halton Student Centre tutoring a wide range of pupils with various needs. Teaches English Language and Literature from Prep and Key Stage 3 through to GCSE and IGCSE; across all major Exam Boards. Provides support for home schooling, Scholarship and School Entrance Exams, GCSE and IGCSE resits, literacy and functional skills tuition for adult learners. Vast SEN experience.

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

Elizabeth M

PGCE Secondary English and Drama, Liverpool Hope University (2007); BA (Hons) Imaginative Writing, John Moores University (2003).

Member since 2016 Mrs Elizabeth M

Qualified and experienced English Language and Literature Teacher and tutor, with over 12 years' experience in teaching and consultancy. GCSE moderator and examiner for AQA and WJEC exam boards. Provides tuition in English Language and Literature from Key Stage 3 through to GCSE/IGCSE and A level with a demonstrated history of achieving excellent results.

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

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Our English Tutors in Irlam are all fully-qualified teachers, who also offer their skills as high quality home tutors. All are subject-specialists, professional, reliable, up-to-date with Examination Boards and the current demands of a changing curriculum. Lessons are taught at your home and are scheduled at your convenience; whether weekdays, evenings or weekends.

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