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Janet offers a discount of 25% on their first / introductory lesson!


Hourly Rate
GCSE £35.00
A-Level £40.00


Hourly Rate
GCSE £35.00
A-Level £40.00
University £45.00
Casual Learner £40.00

Entrance Exams

Hourly Rate
13 Plus £40.00
14 Plus £40.00
College £40.00
University £40.00
Casual Learner £40.00

Study Skills

Hourly Rate
Secondary £30.00
GCSE £30.00
A-Level £30.00
University £30.00
Casual Learner £30.00

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Personal Description:

I am an Oxford University graduate with a Doctorate and a Masters degree, and I am a trained teacher. I am an experienced full-time tutor offering a dedicated tutoring and education service.

In both 2015 and 2016 my students had 100% pass rate at grade C or above and several students achieved A grades in both English and History. Some recent tutees have seen their grades rise from C to A, from D to B and in one case, from E to B.

I frequently work with home-educated students and am very aware that they need a different tutoring approach to those at school or college. I teach complete GCSE and A-LEVEL courses or I can support you if you are distance learning with another institution. I am very experienced with CIE History and English.

I offer one-to-one tuition in my home and online lessons. I also offer a Study Buddy programme where you can combine lessons with a friend and get a discount.

Often students know the syllabus but are unclear how to answer questions in the analytical, structured format that gets good grades. I teach with a focus on restructuring answers in the style that examiners prefer and to develop your own original ideas into an effective argument. Confidence is also key to success, so I work with you to promote understanding, learn academic technique and build confidence in your own abilities.

Tutoring Experience:

13 years
CIE, AQA, OCR, Edexcel, WJEC

Tutoring Approach:

I offer a professional, bespoke tutoring service that tailors lessons to the pace and ability of each individual student. There is no `one size fits all` approach. Every student is different and that is reflected in my tutoring style - my job is to find something that works for you and helps you to achieve your goals.


  • Basingstoke (2010) - CTTLS (QTS) (✘ Not On File)
  • University of Oxford (2007) - DPhil (Doctorate) (✔ On File)
  • University of Oxford (2007) - University Teaching Course (Other) (✘ Not On File)
  • University of Oxford (2002) - MSt (Masters) (✔ On File)
Native Language: English (British)
Availability: Weekdays (all times)
References Available: Yes (✔ On File)

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