Information About Gill - Nantwich tutor - (8 reviews)
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Gill offers a FREE first / introductory lesson!
I am an experienced examiner for a leading examination board (AQA) and as such, am able to help students maximise their potential using targeted revision and examination techniques to attract marks in the most efficient and effective way. Indeed, the Psychology department in which I was a key member for 15 years, has been recognised for its excellence in teaching and innovation, resulting in outstanding learner feedback and success rate.
I am a qualified Psychology teacher with 15 years' experience teaching A Level at a leading FE college in Cheshire. I have a proven track record developing and implementing teaching and learning resources to deliver challenging, supportive and rewarding learning sessions where my aim is to raise students' achievements beyond their expectations. I am currently developing learning resources to incorporate augmented reality in the classroom providing engaging content and interaction for students. For example, by triggering an image of a neuron, biopsychology comes to life through video, opening up a whole new world of learning opportunities. I believe that augmented reality content creates mind-blowing learning experiences and endless learning possibilities which speak to the needs of visual learners, but specifically target learners who conventionally underachieve due to a lack of engagement. I have now completed my first year tutoring privately and have found being able to provide extra academic support in this way to be incredibly rewarding.
My tutoring aims to instill confidence, is stimulating, engaging and tailored to a student's individual needs. I can provide a bespoke service where students receive one-to-one support, interactive workbooks, examination papers, mark schemes and other relevant resources. Guidance can also be provided on how to manage revision and workload. I am happy to provide either one-to-one personal tuition in a student's home, at my home in Cheshire, or online sessions via Skype for those learners who are comfortable with distance learning. If my travelling distance is greater than 15 miles, I may still be willing to travel but would have to charge for my mileage. I have tutored students from across Cheshire, Staffordshire and Shropshire. Towns include Nantwich, Crewe, Market Drayton, Newcastle-under-Lyme, Middlewich, Sandbach, Holmes Chapel, Alderley Edge, Chester, Whitchurch, Stafford, Stoke-on-Trent and Tarporley. Tutees will be invited to access my online classrooms which include a wealth of learning resources enabling independent recapping of learning on any mobile device, at any time, day or night. I am an enthusiastic communicator, recognised as being a caring, supportive tutor with a passion for Psychology and a desire to see each and every student succeed.
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
References Available: Yes (✔ On File)
- Manchester Metropolitan University (2005) - Pass (PGCE) (✔ On File)
- Staffordshire University (2001) - BSc First Class (Bachelors) (✔ On File)
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Update Alice got an A!!! Thank you so much Gill for all your passion, positivity and hard work… she couldn't have done it without you! For anyone debating whether to contact Gill for tutoring my advice would be to do it. You won't find a more committed, caring, knowledgeable tutor anywhere. Gill really is fantastic!!!
17th August 2017 - A Level results day and I got an A in Psychology! I would not have achieved this without Gill's expert tuition, and I only started with lessons from February this year. Her teaching experience shines through in every lesson and is highly recommended to anybody who is struggling with how Psychology is being taught in their college/sixth form.
Gill really built my confidence in the areas I found trickier, and was especially good when I was struggling with research methods and evaluation, with her own excellent materials and resources.
Each session was completely tailored to my needs and this helped me get an A* in my A level this year. I would highly recommend Gill.
Gill is very positive and supportive and cassie and I would recommend Gill as an excellent tutor! We are so pleased to have found Gill.
Many thanks Gill!