A Selection of Our Teachers

Fiona Q

PGCE Secondary English, Bishop Grosseteste College, Lincoln, University of Hull (2002).

Member since 2016 Mrs Fiona Q

Qualified and experienced English Teacher, currently teaching in Haskel School, Gateshead. Teaches English from Prep and Key Stage 3, through to GCSE, IGCSE and A Level, across all the major exam boards. Also teaches Science to Key Stage 3. Extensive SEN experience.

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

Katherine P

PGDE, University of the West of Scotland (2019). PhD History of Art, University of Glasgow (2011). MA (Hons - first class) English Literature and History of Art, University of Glasgow (2005).

Member since 2020 Dr Katherine P

Qualified primary teacher, currently working at Carolside Primary School. Currently teaches at First Level (KS1) with strong experience across Early Years (EYFS) and Second Level (KS2). Trained in Reading Recovery Methodologies, Meeting Learners' Needs (SEN/ASN), and supporting Quality Numeracy Experiences. Offers support in all core areas in the Curriculum for Excellence, from Early Years to Second Level, as well as standardised test preparation and home schooling. A university lecturer (qualified), also provides support in school and university entrance exams, scholarship applications, English Literature (undergraduate level), academic writing, and English as an Additional Language.

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

Rachael L

BA (Hons) English Literature and Language, Newcastle University. PGDE Leadership in Education.

Member since 2020 Ms Rachael L

Qualified and experienced English teacher, with some experience teaching history, and previous experience as a private piano and music teacher. I have a love for literature, and enjoy teaching poetry, helping students with studying novels, and also helping develop creative writing in young people. I have worked with AQA exam board, in both the Literature and Language GCSE papers. In addition I have homeschooled my own children, using Edexcel iGCSE subject, and am familiar with the homeschooling exam process and options. I have taught in catholic schools, worked in a challenging SEND school, and also in mainstream academies.I have also taught history at KS3, and love how English and History so often link with each other.

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

Joanne E

PGCE English Education with QTS, University of Sunderland (2015). MA (with Distinction) Northumbria University (2014). BA (Hons) English Literature (First Class), Northumbria University (2012).

Member since 2018 Mrs Joanne E

I am a qualified English Language and Literature Teacher, with experience of teaching Key Stage 3, Key Stage 4, Key Stage 5, and adults. I also work as a GCSE and IGCSE examiner for English Language and Literature. My focus is on building up and developing students' confidence in the subject and helping them to become successful communicators.

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

Rhian T

PGCE ICT, University of Swansea (2003). BA (Hons) Classical Studies (2001).

Member since 2019 Mrs Rhian T

Qualified and experienced Computer Science and ICT Teacher, currently Computing Coordinator at Wellfield Middle School. Has taught Computing from Key Stage 2 and 3, through to GCSE, BTEC and A Level across all the major Exam Boards. Can also offer Computing support for adult learners and support in English Literature and Classical Civilisation to GCSE standard.

Subjects: English, Computer Science, Homeschool, IT Skills, English Literature, Classical Civilisation, English Language

Patricia A

BA (Hons) Professional Education, Leeds Metropolitan University (2001). Certificate in Education, Huddersfield University (1998). Graduate of the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development, Huddersfield University (1996). Foundation Degree in Theology and Ministry, York St John University (2010).

Member since 2016 Mrs Patricia A

Qualified and experienced Teacher, currently offering home tuition. Teaches the core subjects, English and Maths across the Primary Age range, Key Stages 1 and 2 and also at secondary levels Key Stage 3 and GCSE. Can support preparations for SATs, GCSEs, 11+ and School Entrance Exams. SEN experience.

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

Emily A

PGCE Primary Education. University of Cambridge. BA (Hons) English Literature and Politics, University of York.

Member since 2020 Mrs Emily A

Currently, Head of English at Craigowan Prep School in Perth, teaching English to Years 6 - 8 (P6 - S1). I cover the curriculum for excellence curriculum and the Common Entrance syllabus. Previously, I have taught in a number of Prep Schools in London, rural England and Edinburgh. I have taught across the primary age range, from Reception/Primary 1 all the way up to Year 8/S1 with a particular specialism in the teaching of English.

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

James B

PGCE with QTS, University College, London, Institute of Education (2015). BA (Hons) Philosophy and Politics, University of Manchester (2012).

Member since 2020 Mr James B

Qualified and experienced Primary and Prep Teacher. My specialism is within English, and I have spent considerable time developing curricular materials for schools, as well as training and guiding staff within this area. I am a dedicated educator who has experience of teaching in Outstanding schools in London and Shanghai. Provide preparation for SATs, 11+ and Common Entrance Exams. Teach First development programme

Subjects: Primary, English, Politics, 11+, Philosophy, Careers Guidance, 13+, Common Entrance, School Entrance Exams, University Entrance, Study Skills, SATs

Jonathan K

PGCE English, University of Newcastle (2011). BA (Hons) English, University of Teesside (2008).

Member since 2016 Mr Jonathan K

Qualified and experienced teacher of English Language and Literature, currently working as Head of Department in a North East college. Teaches GCSE English Language, GCSE English Literature, IGCSE and A level, across all major exam boards, also currently working as an examiner, as well as holding the role of Lead English Expert for AQA (offering training to practitioners in schools and colleges across the country on their behalf). Also holds a DfE recognised leadership qualification and has had work published on a range of educational websites.

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

Sally W

PGCE Primary Education with QTS, Newcastle University (2020). BA (Hons) Surface Design, University of The Arts London (2014).

Member since 2020 Mrs Sally W

I am an enthusiastic and dynamic qualified primary teacher with experience working in schools in the UK and overseas. I have eight years of experience working with children from the ages of 0-17years. I hold a TEFL qualification and am trained in Philosophy for Children (P4C) and autism. Having originally trained in design, I always try to apply creativity to my lessons and believe that education should always be enjoyable.

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

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