A Selection of Our Teachers

Sarah H

PGCE Secondary English, University of Wolverhampton (2013). BA (Hons) Education Studies and English, University of Wolverhampton (2011).

Member since 2018 Mrs Sarah H

Qualified, enthusiastic and experienced English teacher, currently teaching English at Shire Oak Academy. Teaches English Language and English Literature from Key Stage 3 through to GCSE and IGCSE; across all major Exam Boards. Provides support in preparation for GCSE exams and resits and literacy tuition for adult learners.

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

Satvinder J

PGCE Primary, University of Warwick (2011). BSc (Hons) Psychology Degree (2000)

Member since 2020 Mrs Satvinder J

I’m a fully qualified and experienced Primary School Teacher with over 10 years strong classroom experience in teaching (all year groups). Extremely successful 11 Plus Tutor. I qualified with a PGCE from the University of Warwick and a Psychology Degree from Thames Valley University. I am fully DBS enhanced cleared. I demonstrate a deep knowledge and understanding of the subjects I teach. I use highly effective questioning and demonstrate understanding of the ways pupils think about subject content. I identify pupils’ common misconceptions and act to ensure they are corrected. I plan lessons very effectively, making maximum use of lesson time and coordinating lesson resources well. I provide adequate time for practice to embed the pupils’ knowledge, understanding and skills securely. I always check pupils’ understanding systematically and effectively in lessons, offering clearly directed and timely support.

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

Tracie L

PGDip Autism, Birmingham University (2009). PGCE English, Wolverhampton University (1986). BA (Hons) English and History, Lancaster University (1984).

Member since 2019 Ms Tracie L

Qualified and experienced Sociology, Psychology and English Teacher, currently an advisory teacher for children with autism. Teaches Sociology and Psychology at GCSE and A level across all the major Exam Boards; worked as an AQA examiner for A level Sociology for many years. Also teaches English from Prep and Key Stage 3, through to GCSE and IGCSE. Extensive SEN experience, has a postgraduate diploma in autism and has also recently completed the mental health First Aider course and is very interested in supporting children with additional needs.

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

Erica W

PGCE Secondary De Montfort University, Leicester (1998)

Member since 2020 Miss Erica W

Qualified and experienced Secondary Teacher & Primary Teacher, currently the SENCo at Heart of England Training based in Leicester. Teaches across the Primary Curriculum, including EYFS, Key Stages 1 and 2. Offers preparation for SATs, 11+, Scholarship and School Entrance Exams. SEN experience teaching 1:1 and group work in all year groups from 3-19 years. Teaching English GCSE & Functional Skills.

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

Rebecca P

Middle Leadership Development Programme, National College for Teaching and Leadership (2013). PGCE, Secondary History, Bath Spa University (2006). BA (Hons) History, Wolverhampton University, (2005). TEFL (ENGLISH COURSE) 2020

Member since 2019 Miss Rebecca P

I am an experienced Middle and Secondary School Teacher and currently teaching full time in an inner-city school up to A Level. Additionally, I have privately tutored for the last 15 years. Moreover, I also write bespoke revision courses to support students and provide intervention in preparation for examinations (11 plus, GCSE and A Levels). I have taught across the Secondary Curriculum age and ability range: History from Key Stages 3 through to GCSE and A Level; English at GCSE; Religious Education and Geography from Key Stage 3 through to GCSE. I am an examiner for Edexcel (GCSE History and Moderator for A Level History). But I have taught across exam boards and specifications for both English and History (AQA/ WJEC and OCR). I also have SEN and EAL experience from the last 15 years. On a personal note, I am a musician and a keen member of an amateur dramatics group and love walking having just recently completed Hadrian's Wall coast to coast. Very much look forward to hearing from you.

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

Ivan K

BA (Hons) History, Open University. Diploma in Classical Studies. BA (Hons) Humanities with Classical Studies, Open University.

Member since 2016 Mr Ivan K

Qualified and experienced teacher of Business Studies, Law and Humanities, currently working as a supply teacher and tutor. Offers Business Studies, Law, History, English Language and Literature from Key Stage 3, GCSE, IGCSE through to A level. Has taught in local secondary schools and lectured in Further Education Colleges.

Subjects: English, History, Business, Law, English Language, English Literature, 13+, School Entrance Exams

Annette K

PGCE Primary Education, Wolverhampton University (2014). PGDip Public Communications, Leeds University (2009).

Member since 2016 Mrs Annette K

Qualified and experienced Primary Teacher, teaching across the ages and Key Stages. English specialist. Supports preparations for SATS and 11+ Examinations. Full time tutor, supporting home schooling. Also offers adult education for Functional Skills in both English and Maths.

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

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, 11+, English Language, English Literature, 13+, School Entrance Exams

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