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I am an English teacher and Lead English intervention teacher who specialises in helping students make the grades they require. I work in Sandwell teaching KS3 and 4 English and I have a PGCE and a BA(hons) in English and Psychology. I specialise in KS3 and KS4 English with all new 9-1 GCSE exam boards and as well as basic skills literacy and numeracy.

I am also an exam marker which means I have a secure understand of exam specifications and what the examiners are marking for.

I have a proven track record of success at GCSE and all pupils within my classes achieve their expected grades or better.

Previous to my teaching role I worked as a tutor for students who had SEN and I have extensive knowledge of teaching students who have learning difficulties.

Tutoring Experience

I have been teaching for 7 years now. Each academic year I have taught I have had successful results with all of the classes that I teach and with a number of examination boards.

I am also an experience exam marker which means I have a secure understanding of GCSE specifications and what is required to succeed in exams.

I have expereince delivering intervention in a 1-1 and group setting. Previous to my teaching career I was a basic skills and life skills tutor working with post 16.

Tutoring Approach

I complete diagnostics within my first session and within sessions I personalise learning to ensure that the students I tutor have the best support possible. Everything is completed on a one to one basis as
Well as building skills and knowledge I also aim to improve confidence.

LanguagesEnglish (British)
AvailabilityWeekends, Weekdays (all times)
References Available On File


University of Worcester 2010PGCEEnglish
University of Worcester2008BachelorsEnglish
Halesowen College2005CollegeA Levels
Castle High School2003SchoolGCSE

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