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South West Maths Tutors & South West Maths Tuition

With First Tutors you can find a private maths tutor in the South West region and across the UK. Local maths tuition is an excellent way to improve confidence as well as increasing grades and doesn't have to be boring! Please use our search to find private maths tutors near you in the South West region and choose which best meets your requirements.

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in creating a supportive atmosphere that encourages discussion, openness and good effort. As well as engaging with students in this manner, my aim as a maths tutor is to get my students to 'think mathematically'; to uncover the inherent simplicity in methods and concepts and to truly understand what is being worked with. It is my business to focus thought, prevent confusion and stimulate the development of good ideas. I employ illuminating explanations and navigate...


College: Grade A in A-level Chemistry (89% in A2) (2012)
at the best ways of teaching. I continued to tutor during my university holidays at home in Staffordshire. In these holiday sessions I taught an overview of the subject, but stopped to take time to teach any topics where there was a gap in knowledge. More recently, during the third, fourth and final years of my degree, I have taken on multiple tutees during term time at university. This experience has contributed to an in...
support to maximise their potential in national exams. For those children wishing to to sit entrance exams to their chosen Preparatory school or Common entrance and 11+ exams for their chosen senior schools, I taylor the tuition to suit the child's needs and also the requirements of the school. Exams can vary from school to school and this preparation has proven to be essential if a child is to be successful in a competitive market.I...


PGCE: Certificate in Education, University of Hertfordshire (Teaching Qualification) (1987)
and Bs. I have taught children from 10-15 years of age privately. I have experience in teaching adults and one of my students was 87 years old! All of my students have found me very pleasant and easy to communicate. I teach in a simple to understand and easy to follow approach. I make the lessons exciting and tailored for students needs. My experience has taught me to focus on building confidence, be positive and...
Richard Matthew

Richard Matthew

PGCE: PGCE Secondary Mathematics (2009)
the course I began teaching at Ivybridge Community College across the full range of Key Stage 3 and Key Stage 4. I have a wide range of experience, from helping students towards their Entry Level qualifications to ensuring A* candidates achieve their full potential. I have provided individual tuition to students over the last two years and have good experience of working with learners with special educational needs. My passion, experience and deep understanding of...


Doctorate: PhD Mathematics (2014)
presentation style to an interactive form lead by the student's questions, learning styles and interests. Since 2011 I have built on these highly successful and flexible techniques to additionally provide A-level tuition and have been impressed by the results. Tutoring allows the unique opportunity for a student to engage with a particular topic, syllabus or the wider application of a subject in a way best suited to their individual needs. I aim to tailor my...


PGCE: Post Graduate Certificate in Education (1984)
using the course that I designed. and subsequently have developed over several years. I have studied and practised NLP (Neuro-Linguistic Programming) to Master Practitioner level, which has further enriched my learning and teaching skills. I have been tutoring children in maths and English privately since 2005 and have taught English to speakers of other languages and adult numeracy and literacy classes. I am currently writing a 'teach yourself Spanish' course. Above all, I aim for...
up a good selection of resources, teaching materials and illustrations - as well as a very good working knowledge of the syllabus of all exam boards, including International Baccalaureate. The focus of my tutoring is three fold. Firstly and most importantly, I love to explain. There is always a big focus on understanding and an explanation of the material specific to the syllabus the student is studying. Yet often the students find that, no matter...


PGCE: PGCE Teacher of Mathematics (2013)
with outstanding results. I have taught classes and students across all years and abilities, including Key Stage 3, GCSE classes, Additional Maths (OCR) and both AS and A2 Core classes with Mechanics and Decision modules. My students have consistently grown in confidence and made rapid progress towards and beyond their targets. Many of my students have moved up in sets since we have been working together. I love making maths engaging and fun for students,...


Bachelors: Zoology (Hons) (2012)
lesson plans, incorporating nature into all subjects across the new EYFS, KS1 and KS2 syllabus as it was introduced in 2014. I work as a field biologist at various sites across the world. In these roles I teach field skills and provide biology workshops to a wide range of audiences; from schools to groups of adults. I founded and orchestrated an initiative allowing university students to teach environmental education to local primary schools in partnership...

First Tutors is the only place to discover through one search the most suitable home maths teacher for your needs in the South West region, whether you are revising for exams, looking to compliment your online education or furthering your professional or adult education. Our search will order home maths teachers (from the South West region) in your area according to their maths tuition charges and proximity to you. Before finalising an arrangement with a private South West maths teacher, you can ask specific questions through our member's area, such as whether they cover your syllabus (usually set by the AQA, EdExcel or OCR exam boards) before releasing your contact details. For those in the midst of revision for maths exams, we can help with SATs, GCSEs, A-Levels, Highers and entrance exams such as the eleven plus (11+) all across the South West area.

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