Barnsley Tutor

I am married and initially worked in the NHS. After training to be a teacher over 20 years ago, I have had much experience in teaching at both primary and secondary schools ( Maths). I very much enjoy sport,and gardening when I have time. I now want to spend more time tutoring and doing what I really enjoy, helping pupils / students become more confident with their maths, whatever ability they think they have.

I hope to continue this private tuition for a number of years to come

Tutoring Experience

I have extensive maths teaching and 1 to 1 maths tuition experience for over 20 years in primary schools and for nearly 10 years in secondary schools. I have also had much private 1 to 1 tuition experience in and around Sheffield, working with parents to help their children improve and grow in confidence. I can supply references of current and past primary and secondary pupild if wanted .

Tutoring Approach

I have a calm, patient and relaxed style of teaching that encourages pupils and builds their confidence so that any fears subside and they realise they can do more than they may realise. I believe in working through good, clear examples, supported by good practice can really help pupils build their confidence. Work can be made more difficult in small steps but with good practise and some recapping , confidence can be built and skills improved.

I do believe in, where possible, including visual examples and to make things fun.

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


Sheffield Hallam University1996PGCEPGCE maths
Sheffield hallam university1997ProfessionalDiploma in Primary CUrriculum Studies
Univefrsity of surrey1984BachelorsB,SC hons

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