A Selection of Our Teachers

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

Simon H

BA(Hons) in History, BSc(Hons) in Mathematics, MSc in Multimedia and Education.

Member since 2020 Mr Simon H

Fully qualified and experienced teacher of the full curriculum in Primary Shool and Mathematics in Secondary School. Have provided successful support to many students of various ages over a long period of time. Can teach all subjects at Primary level and Mathematics, Computer Science and History at secondary level. Qualified Teacher Status.

Subjects: Primary, English, Maths, History, Computer Science, Further Maths, Homeschool, IT Skills, SATs

Jennie G

BA (Hons) Music, The Open University (2011). Certificate in Music Education, Trinity College of Music (1994). PGCE Science, Kingston University (1993). MA Physics, St Hughes College, Oxford University (1986).

Member since 2019 Ms Jennie G

Oxford University educated qualified teacher and very experienced private tutor who has worked all over the world as a tutor and governess. Specialises in 11+ and 13+ school entrance exams, including English, Maths, Science, Geography and History. Also teaches Music and all core subjects up to 13+/Key Stages 1/2/3. Experienced ESL Teacher for both child and adult learners.

Subjects: Primary, SEN and Learning Support, Maths, Science, Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Geography, History, EFL or ESL, SATs, School Entrance Exams, Common Entrance, 11+, 13+

Claire B

PGCE History, Manchester Metropolitan University. BA (Hons) History, first class, Manchester Metropolitan University.

Member since 2019 Mrs Claire B

Qualified and experienced teacher of History; AQA GCSE and A Level experience teaching at a leading independent Girls’ school in the North West for 20 years. Proven history of success at both levels. Experience of working as examiner for AQA A Level.

Subjects: History

Thomas P

PGCE Secondary Teaching, University of Suffolk (2018), MA Modern British History, University of East Anglia (2015), BA (Hons) Modern History, University of East Anglia (2014).

Member since 2019 Mr Thomas P

Qualified Secondary School Mathematics Teacher who also holds a Masters in History. Taught across the Secondary Curriculum and happy to teach Mathematics from KS3 to A-level and History from GCSE through to university.

Subjects: SEN and Learning Support, Maths, History

Philip M

MA Theatre Studies, Aston University (2011). TEFL, Aston University (1998). PGCE English, Cambridge University (1992). BA (Hons) Geography (1990).

Member since 2015 Mr Philip M

Qualified and experienced Geography and English teacher. Previously Head of Geography with experience teaching in UK schools and overseas. Teaches Geography, English Language, English Literature from Prep and Key Stage 3 through to GCSE, IGCSE and A level; also teaches History from Key Stage 3 through to GCSE and IGCSE' across all major exam boards. Supports Teaching of English as a Foreign Language (TEFL).

Subjects: English, Geography, History, Spanish, EFL or ESL, English Language, English Literature, 13+, School Entrance Exams

Tamesa D

Qualified Teacher Status. BA(Hons) Canterbury Christchurch University (2004).

Member since 2019 Ms Tamesa D

Qualified and experienced teacher at secondary level in England with 10 years experience in History, Geography, RE and PSHE at Key Stage 3 and RE and citizenship at Key Stage 4. Was lead teacher of citizenship and PSHE. Passionate teacher who thinks 'out of the box' to make sure all young people are educated in their way for the best outcome.

Subjects: Primary, SEN and Learning Support, Geography, History, Religious Studies, School Entrance Exams, 11+, SATs

Jessica F

PGCE French and Spanish, York University (2015). BA (Hons) French and Hispanic Studies, University of Sheffield (2013).

Member since 2016 Miss Jessica F

I am a qualified teacher of Modern Foreign language and I have over 5 years experience teaching and tutoring all age groups. My specialisms are French and Spanish and I teach French and Spanish from Prep through to GCSE, IGCSE and A level, across all major Exam Boards. All of my students who I have tutored at GCSE have achieved grades 9-7 and all of my students who I have tutored at A-Level have achieved A*-A grades. I plan and deliver engaging, challenging and exciting lessons that are tailored to you or your child's individual needs. I also have experience in providing language tuition for adults and businesses, from beginner to advanced levels. I also teach and tutor German and History at Key Stage 3.

Subjects: History, French, Spanish, German

Colin T

MEd Change in Education and Training (2000); PGCE, University of Huddersfield (1998); BA Hons Business and Finance (1985).

Member since 2019 Mr Colin T

Qualified and experienced teacher, tutor and consultant with a wealth of experience in business and education over the last 20 years. Former Lecturer in Essential Skills (Maths specialist) at Salisbury College, designing, and delivering essential skills to a range of adult learners (from 16-85) via classroom settings, remote working, one to one and using ICT. Project Manager in the research industry and board level experience as director of three charities. Teaches Key Stages 1-3 English, Maths, and Science; GCSE Maths, English Language and Literature, Physics, Biology, Chemistry, History, Geography, and Business Studies; A level Biology, English, Geography, Politics, Business Studies and Economics; University level Business and Economics. Extensive experience successfully coaching candidates through 11+, 13+ and Common Entrance and Independent school entrance exams.

Subjects: Primary, Maths, English, Science, Biology, Chemistry, Geography, History, Economics, Business Studies, Study Skills, Homeschool, Common Entrance, Politics, School Entrance Exams, 11+, SATs, English Literature, 13+

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