A Selection of Our Teachers

Venus C

PGCE Secondary Mathematics, Strathclyde University (2006). BSc (Hons) Geophysics, University of Newcastle upon Tyne (1980).

Member since 2016 Mrs Venus C

Qualified and experienced teacher of Mathematics up to A level, currently associate lecturer at a local college. Offers Functional Skills, GCSE, IGCSE and A level. MEd, University of Newcastle upon Tyne (2014).

Subjects: Maths, 13+, School Entrance Exams

Kelly H

PGCE Maths, University of Sunderland (1999). BSc (Hons) Economics, Durham University (1995).

Member since 2016 Mrs Kelly H

Qualified and experienced Maths teacher, currently teaching at Darlington College. Teaches Maths from Prep and Key Stage 3 through to GCSE and IGCSE across all the major Exam Boards. Offers support for School Entrance Exams GCSE re-sits and Functional Skills for adult learners. Extensive tutoring and also SEN experience.

Subjects: SEN and Learning Support, Maths, Study Skills, 13+, School Entrance Exams

Michelle G

Qualifed Teacher Status, Thames Primary Consortium (2004). BSc (Hons) Psychology and Sociology, Teesside University (2001).

Member since 2020 Ms Michelle G

I am an enthusiastic primary school teacher, effective at providing quality instruction and fostering a positive learning environment for all students. I would describe myself as highly motivated with over 10 years of experience in primary school settings working with children of various intellectual, behavioural and physical challenges. I have flair and skill in individualising instruction based on students' needs and interests. I am recognised as a detailed teacher, well-known for ensuring a safe and positive environment for learners, both reliable and dedicated with excellent interpersonal skills.

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

Shaun H

NPQH Newcastle Universty (2005). PGCE Mathematics, Newcastle University (1991). BSc (Hons) Maths, Newcastle Polytechnic (1990).

Member since 2019 Mr Shaun H

I have taught maths for 30 years and across all ages and abilities. My philosophy is to make maths exciting, relevant and fun. I have been a maths teacher, a Head of Department a maths advisor for a Local Authority. I have worked as an Assistant Head, Deputy Head and am now a Lead Practitioner of maths in an 11-18 comprehensive school in Gateshead.

Subjects: Maths, Further Maths

Girolama N

PGCE Secondary Mathematics, Sunderland University (2019). PhD in Mathematics, University of Ferrara (2011). BA (Hons) Mathematics, University of Bari (2006).

Member since 2020 Dr Girolama N

Qualified and experienced teacher of Maths and Further Maths, with 12 years of experience teaching in Universities and secondary schools. Provides Maths tuition from Key Stage 3 through to GCSE and A level, across all the major Exam Boards. Provides Maths support for GCSE resits students, adult learners and undergraduate students.

Subjects: SEN and Learning Support, Maths, School Entrance Exams, Further Maths

Patricia A

BA (Hons) Professional Education, Leeds Metropolitan University (2001). Certificate in Education, Huddersfield University (1998). Graduate of the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development, Huddersfield University (1996). Foundation Degree in Theology and Ministry, York St John University (2010).

Member since 2016 Mrs Patricia A

Qualified and experienced Teacher, currently offering home tuition. Teaches the core subjects, English and Maths across the Primary Age range, Key Stages 1 and 2 and also at secondary levels Key Stage 3 and GCSE. Can support preparations for SATs, GCSEs, 11+ and School Entrance Exams. SEN experience.

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

Alan S

PGCE Physics, Sunderland University (2012). MEd Advanced Diploma in Physics, Sunderland University (2011). BSc (Hons) Chemical Engineering,Newcastle University (2004).

Member since 2016 Mr Alan S

Qualified and experienced Science Teacher offering Physics, Chemistry and Biology to GCSE and IGCSE; Maths to Key Stage 3.

Subjects: Maths, Science, Biology, Chemistry, Physics, 13+, School Entrance Exams

Trevor S

NPQH (2009) National College. MA African Studies (1992) SOAS, University of London. PGCE (1991) School of Education, University of Southampton. BA (Hons) Geography/Music (1990) University of Kent.

Member since 2020 Mr Trevor S

Qualified and experienced secondary teacher of maths, geography and music, with experience also in teaching GCSE history and RE. With 25 years experience teaching, subject leadership and senior leadership with responsibilities for sixth form and teaching and learning. I have worked successfully tutoring students 1:1 maths and geography, I also teach the flute and music theory enabling students to gain distinctions in ABRSM exams across the grades, and finally I work with students to gain functional skills in maths and English in order to progress in their careers or make the next step to go to College or embark on an apprenticeship. With a good understanding of exam and assessment requirements getting those grades is a combination of tutoring subject knowledge and exam technique. If it’s encouragement and support you seek for yourself or child I have the experience and skills to help them grow in confidence, meet and exceed their expectations with careful, attentive and clear instruction.

Subjects: Maths, Geography, History, Religious Studies

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