Information About Caitlin - Loughborough tutor

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Subjects Taught


Hourly Rate
Primary £15.00
Secondary £18.00
GCSE £20.00
A-Level £25.00


Hourly Rate
Secondary £18.00
GCSE £20.00
A-Level £25.00

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Personal Description:

I am a recent graduate from the University of York, having achieved a high 2:1 in History. Prior to that, I achieved three As at A-Level, in English Literature, History and Classical Civilisation. I have a keen interest in literature and in all areas of history, and I am eager to share that enthusiasm in order to help others achieve!

Tutoring Experience:

While studying for my A-levels, I tutored my sister and helped her achieve high As in both English Literature and History. I have also had experience of proof-reading essays, helping to prepare presentations, and advising others on revision techniques. I have a good eye for detail, and am particularly strong in helping pupils build on the feedback that they have been given by their teachers, and in helping them to develop and strengthen their essay writing skills.

Tutoring Approach:

I very much believe that subjects such as History and English Literature are best learnt through discussion, and so much of my tutoring focuses on developing the pupil's own ideas. For example, with English Literature I might focus a session on a particular theme within the text, and encourage brainstorming around that topic. I have found that learning is more effective and enjoyable when my pupils take an active role in engaging with and discussing the topics they are studying. Of course, with less confident students this takes time, and I am careful to adapt my teaching style in order to best suit each individual pupil.

As a tutor, my role is to work alongside the education being provided by school, and to support my pupils so that they are best equipped to learn and achieve. I encourage them to raise any difficulties or problems that they have, so that I can tailor their sessions and the work that we do together to address these issues. I try to make my tutoring as pupil-led as possible, and hope to create an environment in which my pupils feel comfortable with asking questions and driving their own learning.


  • University of York (2016) - History (Bachelors) (✔ On File)
Native Language: English (British)
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
References Available: Yes (✔ On File)

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