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Subjects Taught


Hourly Rate
Primary £20.00
Secondary £20.00


Hourly Rate
Secondary £20.00
GCSE £25.00


Hourly Rate
Secondary £20.00
GCSE £25.00


Hourly Rate
Secondary £20.00
GCSE £25.00

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Personal Description:

I have always had an interest in science, and have good mathematical ability. I tend to think outside the box but make good analogies to help learning. Biology is and has always been my strength area.

Tutoring Experience:

I am currently an Academic mentor with specific focus on improving pupil acheivement. My key strengths are small group and one to one assistance, with SEN assistance where appropriate. I completed my PGCE Theory qualification through the Graduate teacher programme, prefering then to move into mentoring rather than teaching directly. I have worked directly in education for close to 5 years now, but worked previously providing mortgage advice, which could be considered a different type of "teaching"

Tutoring Approach:

Relaxed. My aim is to help students make links in their topics they are learning as science is in everything, and much of the current curriculum fits together. Making those links builds a stronger mental image for recall. Additionally, giving genuine applications of science relevant to the subject strengthens the knowledge further.

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


  • University of Nottingham (2010) - PGCE Theory (PGCE) (✘ Not On File)
  • Bangor University (1996) - Zoology with Marine Zoology (Bachelors) (✘ Not On File)

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