Home Tuition for Maths and English in Frizington

Jan has 13 years of experience of teaching English and maths in a private school in the south of England. She was also head of the junior department there for 3 years. She now lives in West Cumbria and works for CGP educational books (Co-ordination Group Publications) on a part-time basis. Through her writing for CGP she is up-to-date with the new National Curriculum and has written material for the new SATs Practice Papers and 11+ Tests. She is offering one-to-one tuition for both children and adults in a variety of areas.

Tutoring Experience

As a classroom teacher Jan has had experience of teaching a large number of subjects including English, maths, science, history, geography, RS and PHSE.

In her role as a teacher she regularly coached pupils individually who needed extra support or encouragement and she has experience of teaching children with dyslexia as well as those learning English as an Additional Language.

One-to-one teaching experience:

  • Children with learning difficulties
  • English as an Additional Language
  • Preparation for exams including Common Entrance and 11+
  • Revision skills
  • Development of reading skills
  • Adult literacy

Tutoring Approach

Jan offers a relaxed and easy style of tuition which encourages students to make the most of themselves and build up their confidence. She is patient, understanding and friendly and understands the importance of making the process of learning both relevant and fun. She is organised and thorough in her approach, ensuring that each session is tailored to an individual's specific needs.

LanguagesEnglish (British)
AvailabilityWeekends, Weekdays (all times)
References Available On File


Exeter University1980BachelorsBA Hons History

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