I am a recently retired English teacher of twenty years now working very successfully for myself as a tutor. I have extensive experience of teaching both language and literature at GCSE and A level where I have constantly 'added value' to my students' performances I have also taught regularly at key stage 3.
I have been an examiner for AQA GCSE Literature for four years.
I have a great awareness of the requirements to achieve examination success.
Twenty Years teaching English at Queen Elizabeth's School Ashbourne, Derbyshire at key stages, 3,4 and 5.
Eighteen months supply teaching at various schools
Recent experience of AQA examination marking.
Four years working for myself as a private tutor. Numerous long term clients and satisfied recent tutees. Testimonials available..
I believe in adopting a varied approach in order to stimulate my students, allowing them explore the subject with support and guidance and ensuring that any examination requirements are always at the forefront of my tutoring.
100% of my GCSE students in 2017 and 2018 achieved what is now regarded as a pass level.
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|Sheffiedl Hallam University||1993||Bachelors||English Studies|
|University of Sheffield||1994||PGCE||Teaching|
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