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PGCE: Secondary English (2005)
Secondary) and provided help for students needing to learn the skills and exam techniques required for the Literacy Key Skills Test. I am one of the only tutors in the UK providing expert English tuition for the ACT and SAT American university entrance exams. I believe that study and revision skills are incredibly important and always teach them alongside academic subjects. As a Housemistress I have several years of experience of pastoral care and am...


Bachelors: BSc (hons) (2008)
have enjoyed my tutoring and, more importantly, have developed a confidence in the subject and achieved good grades. Tutoring is largely about simplifying complex information so that it is comprehensible, and making links between ideas so that they are memorable. Emphasising the core concepts forms the foundation, on which the details can be built. I have been tutoring for six years now and hope my experience enables me to tell what is being understood and...


PGCE: Mathematics (2005)
and prepare students for SATS and Entrance exams. I help adult learners with various different requirements, including NVQ qualifications, PGCE Numeracy exams. For those students wanting to pass QTS tests I have a 100% pass rate. I teach numeracy skills for pre-interview tests such as Accountancy/ Private and Public companies. I am fully qualified Mathematics Teacher with a Bachelors and Masters Degree, PGCE, CRB / DBS certificate. I am an 'outstanding' teacher per OfSTED criteria...


Doctorate: PhD in Social Policy (2008)
of a core Study Skills module, which has allowed me to develop a wide range of study skills resources and materials for my students. I have experience of teaching students studying for degrees, MAs and PhDs in a range of areas, including: Sociology Social policy Disability Studies Business Studies Education In addition, I have taught modules in: Welfare studies Crime and deviance Housing studies Study skills I taught for eight years on an online MA...


PGCE: Post Graduate Certificate in Education (1979)
Information Technology. I am familiar with most of the current examination specifications including Edexcel, AQA, OCR, MEI, iGCSE and the International Baccalaureate. Now a private tutor working with pupils of all ages and backgrounds. (State and Private Schools, Home Educated, University, Adult learners). 20 years experience as a Teacher and Lecturer in Schools and Colleges, including writing course specifications and examinations. Personal tuition allows me to help students both to use and to understand different...
including exam coaching and essay writing. I also have significant experience teaching English as a Foreign Language in primary and secondary schools in Europe, and leading creative writing workshops in UK schools. My lessons are carefully prepared according to the needs of the individual student. I aim to share my passion for English language and literature, and to foster enjoyment for the subject while focusing on exam success. From the parents of a previous tutee:...


Doctorate: PhD Composition (2016)
wants to fulfil your music aspirations, my personalised approach will guide you into the fascinating world of music. Students will learn at their own pace, mixing technique exercises, favourite tunes, standard repertoire and music theory. Creativity is key for any musician, therefore, along with the piano skills, I introduce the students to the basics of composition and improvisation. My aim is to flourish complete musicians. My passion for music education has led me to write...


Doctorate: Law PHD (2012)
maybe the culture or songs :P. As for the charge, for beginners, it will be 10pounds per hour, and the first hour will be free so that you can see whether you would like to carry on. I'm a very patient girl, so worrying about how hard that will be is really unnecessary. Follow me! Mandarin is not as difficult as you think! I have taught foreigners Mandarin in Beijing as a private teacher. Also...


Masters: MSc in Biology by Research (ongoing) (2017)
I hold a current DBS (CRB) check and am available to tutor at evenings and weekends in the York area. I tutored my younger sister through her GCSE and A level science. I also led problem based learning sessions as part of my Clinical Sciences degree, and as course representative I organised group revision sessions for up to 20 students. I was an army cadet for 4 years, and was responsible for teaching up to...


Doctorate: PhD Mathematics (2015)
previous research position in Bern, Switzerland, I'm now looking to get back into tutoring! I have a PhD and a masters degree in mathematics from the University of Leicester. I'm friendly, understanding and enthusiastic about teaching mathematics - it is my passion! I've privately tutored several students in mathematics at both GCSE and A-Level. I also have experience teaching university level mathematics via lectures and seminars. When I teach a topic, I usually prefer to...

Subjects Taught: Maths, English, Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Combined Science, French, German, Italian, Spanish, History, Religious Studies, Business Related, Craft and Design, Mandarin, Cantonese, Government and Politics, Computer Studies / I.T., Economics, Entrance Exams, Special Needs, Music, Drama, English (Foreign Language), Sociology, Urdu, Philosophy / Critical Thinking, PE / Sport Science, Media / Communication Studies, Study Skills, History Of Art

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  • Francesca

    Francesca, York
    Joined: 16/04/2018 | Av. Price: £10.14 p.h.
    Maths, English, Physics, Chemistry
    College: A Level Chemistry (2013)

  • Adam

    Adam, York
    Joined: 09/04/2018 | Av. Price: £18.00 p.h.
    College: A Level Physics - B (2015)

  • James

    James, York
    Joined: 06/04/2018 | Av. Price: £24.38 p.h.
    Maths, Physics, Music
    Doctorate: PhD in Music (2022)

Featured York Tutors

  • Jia

    Jia, York
    Joined: 29/11/2015 | Av. Price: £32.50 p.h.
    Doctorate: the third year (2017)

  • Stephen

    Stephen, York
    Joined: 05/07/2017 | Av. Price: £25.00 p.h.
    Masters: PGCE (2018)

  • Jessica

    Jessica, York
    Joined: 19/09/2017 | Av. Price: £17.50 p.h.
    French, Spanish
    School: Grade A* Spanish GCSE (2014)

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