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Sam

Sam

Other: FIDE rating is 2005 (2016)
in primary and secondary schools and for the Kent Junior Chess Association alongside grandmasters John Emms and Chris Ward. I have also tutored many students privately 1-1. I am very calm and patient. I encourage my students to work through tactical combinations in a systematic way to avoid mistakes. There are already many ways to improve tactical ability with various online tactics training puzzles, so I focus on explaining the ideas behind combinations and long...

Volfango

Wigan
Chess
PGCE: PGCE Secondary with QTS (2007)
and secondaries schools, besides in several chess clubs. I am still teaching chess in primaries and secondaries schools and teaching chess campuses over summer or weekends. Overall I have taught chess in Italy, England, Wales and Spain. I am also a qualified teacher (PGCE) and, moreover, I have successfully passed a theoretical and practical course for chess tutors run by the Basque Chess Federation and, more recently, a similar one for the Italian Federation. In...
Heather

Heather

Tonbridge
Creative Writing, Chess, Acting / Drama
PGCE: Post Graduate Certificate in Education (2015)
and including A-Level -Manager of A-Level Drama at FE College for past 2 years with 100% pass rate - BTEC in Performing Arts (Acting) Teacher - Experience teaching for both stage and screen - Experience teaching contemporary and classical acting skills -Experience working with children with special needs -Teacher of drama in non educational settings - Played chess to a high level - for county and considered for the England team My approach to tutoring...

Hywel

Neath
Chess
PGCE: teaching qualification (2005)
grade of 1772. I have been teaching chess to newcomers of a local chess club, of which I am secretary, for many years and now teach chess in three private schools in the area. I currently tutor approximately eighty children from six to eleven, though I do also tutor teens and adults at the club. I have also lectured to adults and GCSE, holding a PGCE and CRB checks. I use puzzle workbooks, which i...
Madara

Madara

Doctorate: Doctor of Psychology (2015)
I was writing my Doctoral thesis. Now I am living in London and back to chess, I play in **Removed By Admin** I have around 6 years experience teaching chess to primary school children and tutoring some adults back in Latvia, and I enjoyed it very much. Some of my students participated in chess tournaments and increased their chess levels. Some just played for fun and chess brought them much of joy and positive emotions....
Manoharan

Manoharan

Harrow
Chess
Masters: International Financial Management (2011)
I conduct chess coaching for corporate and adults during weekends and also for individual and group adults. I am also involved in promoting chess in London among corporate and communities. I am interested in teaching chess for beginners and club players. I do also analyse games with club players and help in opening preparation for tournament players. Chess is been played by many kids around the world and in United Kingdom its growing rapidly. The...
Marcus

Marcus

Banstead
Chess
Bachelors: 2:1 Russian and French (2016)
similar age who had been receiving tuition for several years. I was offered a role as a chess teacher in a French school in Moscow, but had to decline due to other work commitments. My own ECF grade is 169 and my FIDE rating hovered around the 1900s whilst playing in Moscow. I tied for 1st in the **Telephone Number Removed** Exeter University championship, missing out on the title through a play-off. I have played...
Mikel

Mikel

Highgate
Chess
Other: Rating 2178 (2015)
and advanced level) for 6 years, as well as occasional training sessions to adults. Moreover, I have participated in chess simultaneous and blindfold exhibitions in schools and chess festivals. My students have achieved great results in different competitions at all levels (+1,500 FIDE rating points gained). Currently: - Chess coach in Barnet Knights, the best junior club in the UK. - Chess coach in Chess Rising Stars London Academy. - Chess tutor in CSC (Chess...
Anuradha

Anuradha

Kensington
Chess
Other: Rating 2039 (2013)
different schools in London, including Knightsbridge, Eaton Square, Arnold House, Glandower, Mulberry House, Cavendish School, St. Savoiurs, Southbank International etc. I also teach in chess clubs at Swiss Cottage and Belgravia. I also teach intermediate level at RAC, Pall Mall. I have been a chess coach from past 8 years. I enjoy teaching beginners from basics of chess. I love to see them making good moves and planning ahead. I teach chess as life, for...
Tristram

Tristram

Cheltenham
Chess
Other: Registered member of the ECF (2016)
in chess lessons and teaching materials for many years, I have compiled my own teaching method on strategy in chess, based partly on aesthetic considerations, which I have formulated in a book. I used to have a chess link on my website **Web Address Removed** which was found to be useful. I emphasise a thorough grounding in chess strategy based partly on aesthetic principles which I formulated and also on a close study of grandmaster...

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  • Juan

    Juan
    Joined: 20/05/2017 | Av. Price: £12.00 p.h.
    Chess
    Bachelors: Economics Degree (2001)

  • Philip

    Philip
    Joined: 07/03/2012 | Av. Price: £12.50 p.h.
    Creative Writing, Chess
    Masters: Creative Writing (2010)

  • Volfango
    Joined: 11/12/2011 | Av. Price: £14.50 p.h.
    Chess
    PGCE: PGCE Secondary with QTS (2007)

Fastest Responding Chess Tutors

  • Matthew

    Matthew
    Joined: 13/12/2017 | Av. Price: £40.00 p.h.
    Chess
    Bachelors: BA in French and Mathematics combined with Spanish at Queen Mary University of London (2001)

  • Heather

    Heather
    Joined: 27/06/2017 | Av. Price: £27.00 p.h.
    Creative Writing, Chess, Acting / Drama
    PGCE: Post Graduate Certificate in Education (2015)

  • Mikel

    Mikel
    Joined: 25/10/2017 | Av. Price: £45.00 p.h.
    Chess
    Other: Rating 2178 (2015)

Highest Rated Chess Tutors

  • Sam

    Sam, Croydon
    Joined: 09/03/2016 | Av. Price: £40.00 p.h.
    Chess
    Other: FIDE rating is 2005 (2016)

  • Volfango
    Joined: 11/12/2011 | Av. Price: £14.50 p.h.
    Chess
    PGCE: PGCE Secondary with QTS (2007)

  • Heather

    Heather
    Joined: 27/06/2017 | Av. Price: £27.00 p.h.
    Creative Writing, Chess, Acting / Drama
    PGCE: Post Graduate Certificate in Education (2015)

Newest Chess Tutors

  • Ashraf

    Ashraf
    Joined: 23/05/2018 | Av. Price: £40.00 p.h.
    Chess
    Other: Diploma (1974)

  • Paul

    Paul
    Joined: 15/04/2018 | Av. Price: £30.00 p.h.
    Chess
    Professional: chess trainer (2000)

  • Leonidas

    Leonidas
    Joined: 11/01/2018 | Av. Price: £25.00 p.h.
    Chess
    Masters: Chemical Engineering (2016)

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  • Leonidas

    Leonidas
    Joined: 11/01/2018 | Av. Price: £25.00 p.h.
    Chess
    Masters: Chemical Engineering (2016)

  • Heather

    Heather
    Joined: 27/06/2017 | Av. Price: £27.00 p.h.
    Creative Writing, Chess, Acting / Drama
    PGCE: Post Graduate Certificate in Education (2015)

  • William

    William
    Joined: 26/01/2016 | Av. Price: £50.00 p.h.
    Chess
    Professional: Coaching (2014)

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