A Selection of Our Teachers

Sophie H

PGCE Secondary English, University of Nottingham (2010). BA (Hons) English Literature, University of Aberystwyth (2008). Member of the Chartered College of Teaching.

Member since 2019 Ms Sophie H

Highly qualified and experienced teacher of KS3 - KS5 English Language and Literature, currently teaching at The West Bridgford School, Nottingham. Director of Training leading Teaching and Learning across the school and Trust, and training and supporting teachers through every career stage. AQA GCSE examination marker for English Language and Literature. Provides support for all ages from Year 7 upwards, particularly specialising in GCSE and A level preparation at the highest levels. Experienced in supporting dyslexia, SEN, hearing and visual impairment

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

Jonathan H

MA Politics and International Studies, University of Warwick (2011). PGCE University of Wolverhampton (2006). BA (Hons) English, University of Birmingham (2005).

Member since 2016 Mr Jonathan H

Qualified and experienced teacher of English and History, currently teaching at a local Sixth Form College. Teaches English Language, English Literature and History from Prep and Key Stage 3 through to GCSE, IGCSE and A level; also teaches Maths through to GCSE and IGCSE, across all major Exam Boards. Provides preparation for School Entrance Examinations. Supports GCSE resits and literacy, numeracy and functional skills tuition for adult learners.

Subjects: English, Maths, History, EFL or ESL, School Entrance Exams, 11+, 13+, English Language, Study Skills, English Literature

Sarah J

QTS Graduate Teacher Programme, Kingsbury School and Sports College (2002). BA (Hons) English, Drama and Literary Studies, Middlesex University (1992). Level 2 qualification in Counselling Skills. Level 2 in Awareness of Mental Health Problems.

Member since 2019 Mrs Sarah J

Qualified and experienced English Teacher, currently working as an English tutor at a Nuneaton Secondary School. Has previously taught in mainstream schools, Special Education and Further Education. 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 as well as Functional Skills tuition. GCSE Examiner for OCR. Extensive SEN experience.

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

Christopher H

MA in Classics and Ancient History. BA (Hons) History & Visual Arts. PGCE in Further Education

Member since 2020 Mr Christopher H

I am a teacher with many years experience of teaching in both the UK and abroad. I recently finished six years at the School of the Nations in Macau, where I worked as Head of English teaching IGCSE English and I.B. Diploma English Language and Literature. I also taught I.B. Diploma Theory of Knowledge and IGCSE Global Perspectives. In previous years at the school I ran the Social Studies department and was the school`s Social Studies Coordinator at the secondary level. In my spare time I also tutored students for both IGCSE English and History. Before living in Macau, I worked for one year at Telford College of Art and Technology teaching GCSE English and Access English and at New College Telford teaching History A Level. Prior to working at Telford College I studied for an MA in Classics & Ancient History at Exeter University. While I was studying, I tutored a student for an A level course in Roman History. Before this I taught grammar and essay writing to English speaking students at a private school.

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

Michael R

PGCE Secondary English, University of Worcester (2013). BA (Hons) Drama, Newman University (2010).

Member since 2018 Mr Michael R

Qualified and experienced English Teacher, currently teaching English at The Streetly Academy part time as I am also a foster carer. Teaches English Language and English Literature from Prep and Key Stage 3 through to GCSE, IGCSE and A level; across all major Exam Boards. Examiner for English Literature. Provides preparation for School Entrance Exams, Scholarship and GCSE resits; also literacy tuition for adult learners. Can support home schooling. SEN experience.

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

Amy G

PGCE Primary Education, University of Warwick (2013). BA (Hons) Classical Literature and Civilisation, University of Birmingham (2011).

Member since 2020 Mrs Amy G

Qualified Primary school teacher with seven years' experience in a primary school setting within the Birmingham area. Teaches across all core and foundation subjects within the primary curriculum, Key Stages 1 and 2. Offers extensive experience at preparing children for SATs examinations and is also interested in supporting 11+ and School Entrance Examinations. Has SEN and EAL experience. Also willing to teach English Language, English Literature and History up to GCSE and IGCSE. Always looks to make learning enjoyable and rewarding; interested in growth mindset and empowering learners to apply this in order to make progress.

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

Resheta P

BA (Hons) English Language, Sheffield Hallam University (2019). PGCE Primary Education with QTS, Sheffield Hallam University (2020).

Member since 2020 Miss Resheta P

Qualified Primary Teacher, currently seeking an NQT role. Teaches across the Primary Curriculum, including Key Stages 1 and 2.

Subjects: Primary, SEN and Learning Support, English, SATs

Katelyn M

PGCE Secondary English, University of Worcester (2017); BA (Hons) English, Falmouth University (2016).

Member since 2019 Miss Katelyn M

Qualified and experienced English and Drama Teacher, with experience in mainstream and SEN schools in the UK and TEFL (Teaching English as a Foreign Language) to orphans in Thailand. Currently teaching English, Drama, Religious Studies, History and Media Studies at a local SEN school, to children with moderate to severe learning difficulties. Teaches English and Drama from Key Stage 3, through GCSE/IGCSE and on to A level, also History and Religious Studies at Key Stage 3 and GCSE/IGCSE. TEFL/TESOL AmeriCamp Thailand (2016).

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

Linda H

BA (Hons) English, Open University (1983). Certificate of Education, English and Sociology (1974).

Member since 2015 Mrs Linda H

Qualified and experienced teacher of English. Teaches English Language and English Literature from Primary, Prep and Key Stage 3 through to GCSE, IGCSE and A level, across all the major exam boards. Experienced GCSE English Examiner. Provides preparation for School Entrance Exams including 11+, Common Entrance and Scholarship.

Subjects: English, EFL or ESL, Common Entrance, 11+, 13+, English Language, English Literature, School Entrance Exams

Philip G

PGCE English, Aberystwyth University. BA (Hons) Bangor University.

Member since 2015 Mr Philip G

I am an English specialist currently employed by Moreton Hall School in Weston Rhyn. I currently teach up to GCSE and am currently following the Eduqas exam board. I do however have some experience in AQA and am adaptable to suit any other board if the need were to arise.

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

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