A Selection of Our Teachers

Jessica M

PGCE Secondary MFL, University of Bristol (2011). BA (Hons) French with Italian, University of Warwick (2003). CELTA, International House (2002).

Member since 2015 Mrs Jessica M

Qualified and experienced Modern Foreign Languages Teacher, currently teaching at Millfield School. Teaches French, Spanish and Italian form Prep and Key Stage 3, through to GCSE and IGCSE across all the major exam boards. Also teaches French and Italian to A Level. Supports preparations for School Entrance Exams. Teaches across the ability and age range, from beginners to competent linguists.

Subjects: French, Spanish, Italian, 13+

Richard R

PGCE, History, Cambridge University (1977). MA Modern and Medieval Languages, Cambridge University (1972).

Member since 2016 Mr Richard R

Qualified and highly experienced teacher of Modern Foreign Languages and Humanities. Experienced as Head of French and German. Teaches French and German from Prep and Key Stage 3 through to GCSE, IGCSE A Level and IB. Provides language tuition for adults and businesses, from beginner to advanced levels. Also offers EFL tuition. Teaches Latin, History and EFL from Prep and Key Stage 3 through to GCSE . Supports preparations for School Entrance Examinations and Scholarship. Experienced Head of Careers, offers support for UCAS and University Admissions, including Oxbridge applications and interview coaching.

Subjects: History, French, German, Latin, EFL or ESL, Careers Guidance, School Entrance Exams, 13+, Homeschool

Helen F

MA Contemporary French Studies, Sheffield University (1994). PGCE Modern Foreign Languages, University of Exeter (1976). BA (Hons) French and Spanish, University of Exeter (1975).

Member since 2016 Mrs Helen F

Qualified and experienced teacher of Modern Foreign Languages, with experience teaching in selective day, boarding, mixed, single-sex, Independent Schools, as Head of Modern Languages and Head of Spanish. Recently retired but current with curriculum changes and exam requirements. Teaches French and Spanish from Primary and Prep through to GCSE, IGCSE and A level, across all major Exam Boards. Examiner for OCR, AQA and Edexcel. Provides language tuition for adults, small groups and businesses.

Subjects: French, Spanish

Susan B

Qualified Teacher Status, University of Northumbria (2008). Postgraduate Certificate in Management (1st year of MBA) Anglia Ruskin University, Cambridge (1998). BA (Hons) French and Russian, University of Exeter, Devon (1991).

Member since 2019 Ms Susan B

Qualified and experienced French, Russian and Spanish Teacher, recently Head of Modern Foreign Languages at Plympton Academy. Teaches French and Russian from Primary, through to Prep and Key Stage 3, GCSE, IGCSE and A Level, teaches Spanish up to GCSE and iGCSE; across the major Exam Boards. Examiner for AQA French. Teaches all ages and abilities, from beginners through to advanced learners.

Subjects: French, Spanish, Russian

Philip H

PGCE Institute of Education. BSc (Hons) Psychology University of Manchester.

Member since 2020 Mr Philip H

Qualified and Experienced Teacher of Maths and Humanities Subjects. 15 years experience of tutoring in Somerset and Dorset. Ive helped hundreds of students move up to the highest grades. I make the curriuclum engaging and accessible. Available to tutor individuals or groups. All ages considered. CE expert. Friendly and versatile.

Subjects: Maths, History, French, Psychology, 13+, Common Entrance, School Entrance Exams

Beckie P

PGCE Secondary MFL (French and Spanish), University of the West of England (2005). BA (Hons.) Language Studies (2:1), University of the West of England (2002).

Member since 2019 Mrs Beckie P

Qualified French and Spanish teacher, with 15 years experience in an independent prep school. I currently teach languages from Reception to Year 8, with a focus on preparing pupils to enter their chosen senior schools at the end of Year 8, either through the Common Entrance examinations, or the Bristol Schools entrance examinations. Prior to my current job, I lived in France where I taught English to a wide range of ages, including adults and children. I like to provide a fun, yet challenging language learning experience, and I offer an engaging and confidence-building approach for those facing exams.

Subjects: French, Spanish

Josephine H

PGCE Modern Languages, Oxford University (2010); BA Modern Languages Cambridge University (2007).

Member since 2019 Miss Josephine H

Qualified and experienced teacher of Modern Foreign Languages and English, previously Head of Languages at a local Prep School, currently studying for a Masters Degree in Law. Teaches French and German from Primary and Prep through Key Stage 3 to GCSE, IGCSE and A level; across all major Exam Boards. Also offers English Language and Literature from Key Stage 3 to GCSE, IGCSE and A level, and provides support for Independent School Entrance Exams including Common Entrance and Scholarship, 11+ and 13+. Available also for language tuition for adults and businesses, from beginner to advanced levels, and can support home schooling.

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

Nadia B

PGCE Modern Foreign Languages, University of the West of England, Bristol (2008), BSc (Hons) Psychology and Child Development, University of Franche-Comte, France (2003).

Member since 2016 Mrs Nadia B

Qualified and experienced teacher of Modern Foreign Languages. Teaches French from Primary and Prep through to A level; teaches German and Spanish through to Key Stage 3. provide language tuition for adults and businesses, from beginner to advanced levels. Founder of "Pardon My French". Native French Speaker.

Subjects: French, Spanish, German

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