Information About Ena - Milton Keynes tutor - (25 reviews)
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English (Foreign Language)
My name is Ena and I have a passion for teaching and attaining success in all that I do. I am a teacher of English and have been teaching for over fourteen years; teaching across the English platform from Key stage 2, key stage 3, 11 plus,GCSE English Language, to Shakespeare, novels and poetry, media and grammar as well as Functional Skills English, Adult Literacy, interview skills, presentational skills, speaking and listening and ESOL.
I have a degree in English Language, Applied Linguistics and English Literature (BA Hons)
Post Graduate in Education (PGCE)
Special Education Needs Co-ordinator Award at Masters Level (SENCo)
In addition to teaching, I am also an experienced GCSE English exam assessor. I am well experienced in teaching Functional Skills in English and I can help support anyone who needs help with getting through these exams.
I have a 100% tutee success rate for GCSE results A*-C and 11+ (English).
I have been a member of the IFL (Institute for Learning) for a number of years now.
My rates and working hours are both competitive and flexible. Please contact me for more information.
Willing to travel: 5 miles - but this has to be agreed upon as there is an additional charge for this (to travel to tutees).
Experience: I have been teaching since 2001
DBS (CRB) Check: Yes. I have a clean CRB / DBS and have been checked regularly for over 15 years.
Cancellation policy:- A 48 hour notice is required if a session needs to be cancelled (which must be resceduled). If less than 48 hours, the full fee is chargeable.
I have been teaching GCSE, English Language, English Literature, ESOL, Adult Literacy and Functional skills English for over 15 years now. I have been a personal tutor to individual students even undergraduates by providing them help with their personal statements, proof reading their work, offering support for their essays, dissertations, exams and course work.
I have led workshops across London mentoring students on exam skills and how to pass exams.
I have a lot of experience working with students who have challenging behaviour.
Over the years, I have had several hands on experience and success rates as a lecturer / teacher; facilitating training at several work places like BHS, Next, Argos, Primark, H.Samuel, etc for adults and young adults who wanted to gain a qualification in English such as Adult Literacy Levels 1 and 2 (as they left school with little or no qualifications especially in English).
My experience as a Sats and GCSE examiner enables me to give good valuable exam tips and to teach tutees on what examiners look for in an exam.
I offer tailored and easy to follow lessons to match the needs of each student. My lessons are student focused and relaxed with the drive to succeed and achieve.
I know different people learn in different ways and with this in mind, I offer a diagnostic assessment for secondary school age and above. This helps to identify the learning style and type of learner each person I teach is on the first visit and from this assessment a graph is plotted to show the best way each person learns and the learning materials are designed to meet each personal learning style.
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Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (evenings)
References Available: Yes (✔ On File)
- Greenwich University (2003) - Teaching Qualification (PGCE) (✔ On File)
- University of Cambridge (2001) - CELTA (Other) (✔ On File)
- Kingston University - Surrey (2000) - English Language, Applied Linguistics and English Literature (Bachelors) (✔ On File)
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My daughter finds Ena approach towards her very kind and friendly.
Thanks to first tutors to help us find Ena.
Very articulate, absolutely brilliant!
I am sure she will do the same for my other son.
Ena is a wonderful tutor, she quickly recognised what my son found difficult and explained and showed him what to do, it all suddenly made sense to him, like a light going on!
Ena is a very understanding tutor. She helped him gain confidence, through lots of praise and encouragement, and this had a very positive effect.
I am very pleased to say my son, finally passed his English Language GCSE. We are so pleased and happy.
Thankyou so much Ena.
It simply clicked for us with Ena soon after the first trial lesson and my son has received excellent training not just on the subject (English Language and Literature) but also on very important exam techniques.
John is enjoying his English sessions with Ena and feels he is learning more with her than he has done at school. She is helping him master the required skills and understand what to expect out of his English Exams. Hopefully with her guidance, John will get the exam result he is working hard towards.
I would highly recommend Ena to any other parents/students out there who need that extra help too.
In a short span of time, my son moved up 3 grades which gave him immense confidence in the subject. My son loves to go to Ena because she would cater the work according to his needs and also adopt the teaching methods suitable to him.
As a parent I am very happy with Ena's communication skills. Ena would speak to me all the time and give me feedback on the progress of my son. I have now also enrolled my daughter to go to Ena. Hence I would highly recommend Ena for private tuition. Her dedication is commendable.
Thank you for accepting my request and responding swiftly to my emails. It was nice meeting you on the first session. Hopefully you will help my son with his studies to pass.