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Richard Matthew

Richard Matthew

PGCE: PGCE Secondary Mathematics (2009)
one of the very top universities in the country for this subject. Having completed my PGCE in Secondary Mathematics I went on to work at Ivybridge Community College, which has been rated an outstanding school in its last four Ofsted reports. I trained for and completed my PGCE in 2008/09, gaining experience in Devonport High School for Boys and Tavistock College in the process. Following the completion of the course I began teaching at Ivybridge...


Bachelors: BSc (1976)
show that the vast majority of students with whom I have worked have either comfortably achieved, or surpassed, their targetted or required grades. Since 2006, I have also been designing and delivering Maths Revision Workshops to small groups of 'A' Level students. I have established close working links with many local schools and colleges (particularly Shebbear College and Launceston College); and have previously worked for the Open University in a tutoring and mentoring capacity. My...
Scotland, well informed about curriculum and exam requirements and I also have experience in teaching adults wanting to learn a language for pleasure or for work reasons. I have an MA 1st Class Degree in English and French Literature and Philosophy, a Modern Languages PGCE, have taught for a number of years in secondary schools, at University level and I have been a tutor for the past five years. I enjoy tutoring on a one...


Bachelors: B. Ed (hons) in Mathematics and Education (1972)
a relatively short time. For the 17/18 year I am already fully booked on a Wednesday and Thursday evening. I started teaching Mathematics in 1972 and have taught in comprehensive schools all my life. I have taught all ages and abilities but wish, now, to concentrate on GCSE level. I have a vast knowledge of the examination system having served on various examination committees, marked GCSE papers, and was heavily involved in the marking of...


Masters: M.Sc. and D.I.C. (with 'distinction') Applied Entomology (1988)
as my standard charge there is a £10 per hour discount offered for tutorials starting before 3 pm (UK time) on weekdays. 25 years of one-to-one tuition on all the UK GCSE and A-level examination boards, plus the IB, EB and pre-U. I have been tutoring online since 2013. I base studies exclusively on the syllabus/specification and do not deviate from it. I write detailed individual notes for the student on each topic and set...


Bachelors: MB BCh Graduate Entry Medicine (2017)
provide help with up to degree level Chemistry and assist with medical school entrance exams such as the GAMSAT. I can also offer medical school application guidance, such as helping with the personal statement and interview preparation. I have over five years tutoring experience and have worked with students that have had a wide spectrum of needs. I am comfortable teaching all exam boards and have a 100% pass rate with all my students. Previous...


Doctorate: EdD (Doctorate in Education) (2018)
face to face then I can offer online tuition at a discounted rate, details below. Over 15 years experience of teaching Psychology at GCSE, AS & A level to students aged from 14 to 74, in school, college and adult education. With an excellent track record of enabling students to achieve A*s and A's, what I delight in most is confounding low predicted grades and helping struggling students realise that understanding what the examiners are...


PGCE: PGCE (Secondary Mathematics) (University of Leeds) (2002)
teacher for 6 years, and as a lecturer in Higher Education for a further 4. I have also worked as an Accountant and Management Consultant in both the public and private sectors. I pride myself on having an extensive understanding of the applications of Mathematics in the modern world as well as the theoretical content of today's syllabus. The most important aspect of any tutoring arrangement is that the student finds a tutor they feel...


Doctorate: N/A (2003)
to senior research level, and of the current GCSE and A level syllabus for all examining boards. Experienced in assessment and exam technique. At ease teaching from GCSE to postgraduate level. Currently head of physics at a respected private college, and an educational consultant, creating physics courses to train teachers in collaboration with the University of Plymouth. I have taught general science and physics at all levels within secondary school and have an approachable manner,...


Doctorate: Phd Mathematics (2011)
visiting academic position at New York University, been in receipt of a post graduate scholarship to Cambridge University, graduated with the highest average mark from my undergrad master's at Warwick (and won the maths prize every year it was offered), and achieved 6As at A-level (which was the highest number of grade A A-levels in the country that year) despite teaching myself my additional further maths A-level in 1 year. This year, the first time...

Towns: Axminster, Barnstaple, Beaworthy, Bideford, Braunton, Brixham, Buckfastleigh, Crediton, Cullompton, Dartmouth, Dawlish, Exeter, Exmouth, Holsworthy, Honiton, Ilfracombe, Ivybridge, Newton Abbot, North Tawton, Ottery St. Mary, Paignton, Plymouth, Salcombe, Seaton, Sidmouth, South Brent, South Molton, Tavistock, Teignmouth, Tiverton, Torquay, Totnes, Yelverton

Subjects Taught: Maths, English, Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Combined Science, French, German, Italian, Spanish, Latin, History, Geography, Religious Studies, Business Related, Greek (Ancient), Russian, Mandarin, Cantonese, Psychology, Government and Politics, Computer Studies / I.T., Economics, Law, Entrance Exams, Special Needs, Music, Drama, English (Foreign Language), Sociology, Japanese, Polish, Philosophy / Critical Thinking, PE / Sport Science, Study Skills, Medicine, Health / Social Care, Classical Civilisation, History Of Art, Geology

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  • Rebecca

    Rebecca, Plymouth
    Joined: 21/02/2018 | Av. Price: £26.67 p.h.
    PGCE: English and Drama (1997)

  • Ian

    Ian, Plymouth
    Joined: 20/02/2018 | Av. Price: £40.00 p.h.
    Business Related, Philosophy / Critical Thinking, PE / Sport Science, Study Skills
    Masters: epidemiology and medical demagraphy (1977)

  • Nat

    Nat, Exeter
    Joined: 18/02/2018 | Av. Price: £35.00 p.h.
    PGCE: 11 - 16 (QTS) (2014)

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