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Hourly Rate
Secondary £25.00
GCSE £30.00
A-Level £35.00

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Personal Description:

I am an outstanding teacher of English in a local comprehensive school. I completed a Bachelor's degree in English Literature at Dublin City University, which was combined with four years of teacher training. I then completed a Masters degree in Poetry Studies and I am currently studying towards a Doctorate in Education. I am happy to travel around 15 miles from Canterbury.

Tutoring Experience:

I have taught in comprehensive schools in the local area for the past five years and have been successful in becoming Assisstant Academy Director and Lead teacher during this time. I have taught both English Language and English Literature at GCSE and A Level. I have tutored pupils successfully in both the UK and in Ireland.

Tutoring Approach:

As in my teaching, I like to use lots of analogies and examples to help pupils grasp concepts and then reinforce that learning through a focused use of exam materials when tutoring. I think that using marking schemes really help pupils to understand what exactly examiners are looking for in the questions they are asking.

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Native Language: English (British)
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (evenings)
References Available: Yes (✔ On File)


  • Dublin City University (2012) - Poetry Studies (Masters) (✘ Not On File)
  • Mater Dei Institute of Education (2011) - Bachelors in English and Religious Education (Bachelors) (✔ On File)

Tags: Canterbury English tutor, Canterbury Secondary English tutor, Canterbury GCSE English tutor, Canterbury A-Level English tutor