A Selection of Our Teachers

Alona B

MA, Education, Open University (2013). MA, Diploma in Inclusive Education, Open University (2012). MA, Certificate Managing Behaviour in Schools, Open University (2008). Graduate Teaching Programme with QTS, Bradford College (2005). BA (Hons), Language & Linguistics, College of York and St. John (2004).

Member since 2017 Mrs Alona B

Qualified Maths and German teacher with over 20 years teaching experience. Taught in a variety of Schools and Colleges throughout the years. Most recently taught and held position of Second in Charge of Maths at The Dearne Academy. Teaches Maths and German from Key Stage 3 through to iGCSE/GCSE and German up to A Level; across all major exam boards. SEN experience.

Subjects: Maths, German, Russian

Helena B

PGCE Secondary Modern Foreign Languages, Durham University (1994). BSc (Hons) German and French, Aston University (1993).

Member since 2018 Ms Helena B

I have been a Qualified Teacher for 26 years and am currently Head of Modern Languages at Teeside High School where I teach German up to A level and French and German from Beginners, through to Key Stage 3 and GCSE. I can support preparations for School Entrance Exams. Alongside my classroom role, I am also an AQA Team Leader for GCSE Speaking Exams and I act as an eTwinning Ambassador, supporting the British Council in promoting international work in schools. I have also recently become a Google Certified Level 1 Educator.

Subjects: French, German

Corrina C

BA (QTS) Primary Education, Canterbury Christ Church, University College, (2003)

Member since 2015 Mrs Corrina C

Qualified and experienced Primary Teacher, currently teaching at a local Primary School. Teaches across the Key Stage and ages, across the Primary National Curriculum. SEN experience. Can provide preparation for SATs and for School Entrance Examinations. Also offers tuition in German from Primary and Prep through GCSE level.

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

Elena A

PGCE Modern Foreign Languages (Spanish and German), Qualified Teacher Status, University of Newcastle upon Tyne (2001). BA (Hons) English Language and Literature, Universidada de Extremadura, Spain (1999).

Member since 2018 Ms Elena A

Qualified and experienced Spanish Teacher, Head of Department at a local School. Teaches Spanish from Primary, Prep and Key Stage 3 through to GCSE, IGCSE and A level; teaches German through to Key Stage 3; across all major Exam Boards. Provides language tuition for businesses and adult learners; from beginner to advanced levels. Advanced Skills Teacher, Gateshead LEA (2004). Native Spanish and fluent English speaker.

Subjects: Spanish, German

Andrew J

MA Cultural Heritage Management, University of York (2017). PGCE Primary, Durham University (2014). BSc (Hons) Environmental Geoscience, Durham University (2013).

Member since 2016 Mr Andrew J

Qualified and experienced Primary Teacher, with specialisms in Maths and Science, currently teaching in local Primary School and working as the learning officer for a UNESCO World Heritage site. Also offers GCSE German, Maths and Physics.

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

Kate C

PGDip Educational Leadership, University of Warwick (2018). Qualified Teacher Status (Teach First), Birmingham City University (2015). MA(Hons) German and Spanish, University of Edinburgh (2014).

Member since 2020 Miss Kate C

Qualified and experienced teacher, currently Head of GCSE Maths at a local secondary school. Examiner for Edexcel and teaches Maths from upper KS2 to KS4 for all major exam boards and across all abilities (Foundation or Higher). Provides support for Maths GCSE resits and numeracy skills for adult learners. Teaches Spanish and German through to Key Stage 3.

Subjects: Maths, Spanish, German

Catherine S

PGCE Secondary, Modern Foreign Languages, Durham University (2007). BA (Hons) Modern Languages, French and Spanish, Hertford College, University of Oxford (2006).

Member since 2018 Ms Catherine S

I have 12 years of experience of teaching languages in a wide range of educational contexts: schools, sixth form colleges, adult education, and private tuition. I currently teach Spanish to A level and French to GCSE in a secondary school. I have extensive experience of teaching A level French, IB French B, IB Spanish B and Spanish ab initio, and some experience of teaching German to GCSE. I am experienced in teaching pupils with Autistic Spectrum Conditions, and have undertaken training in this area.

Subjects: French, Spanish, German

Rachel Y

PGCE German with French, Nottingham University (2000). BA (Hons) German with French, University of Newcastle upon Tyne (1996).

Member since 2019 Miss Rachel Y

Qualified and experienced teacher of Modern Foreign Languages. Experience teaching in both the Independent and State Sectors including roles as Head of German and Subject Manager for Modern Foreign Languages; currently supply teaching and offering home tuition. Teaches German and French from Primary and Prep through to Key Stage 3, GCSE and iGCSE and German to A-level; across all the major exam boards. Also able to teach Spanish from Primary and Prep through to Key Stage 3. Can Support preparation for Scholarships and School Entrance Exams. Provides language tuition for businesses from beginner to advanced level.

Subjects: French, Spanish, German

Dalia C

MA in International Education Policy and Leadership, University of Leeds (2018). PGCE Secondary Modern Languages, Oxford University (2016). MA (Hons) German and Philosophy, University of St Andrews (2015).

Member since 2019 Miss Dalia C

Qualified and experienced teacher of Modern Languages, currently working as a full-time private tutor. Teaches German to GCSE and A Level, with experience of the current examination requirements across all the major exam boards. In addition, teaches English to GCSE level, including English Language and English Literature. Also offers 11+ entrance exam tuition and has an in-depth knowledge of the requirements for schools across Yorkshire and beyond in Maths, English, Verbal and Non-Verbal Reasoning. Frequently receives positive feedback from pupils and parents, and pupils have increased in confidence and improved their grades in the respective subject.

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

Kathy F

PGCE MFL, York University (1983). BA (Hons) Modern Languages - French and German, Oxford University (1981).

Member since 2019 Mrs Kathy F

Qualified and experienced French and German Teacher, formerly Head of Modern Foreign Languages at Harrogate Grammar School, currently offering home tuition. Teaches French and German from beginners, through to Primary, Prep and Key Stage 3, through to GCSE, IGCSE and A Level across all the major Exam Boards. Can support preparations for School Entrance Exams.

Subjects: SEN and Learning Support, French, German, School Entrance Exams, 13+

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