Josie

Josie

Oldham Tutor

I am a mum of three with a passion for debate; hence my love of History. I also have a great love of cats, tattoos and baked goods. I am driven by a desire for social equality.

Tutoring Experience

I am a qualified teacher and have been teaching History A level since 2011. I was course leader at a large FE college in Manchester until very recently and during my time there I designed a very exciting curriculum. I have also been a personal tutor for over a year, helping students with functional skills and UCAS applications. During my time in practice, I have had a 100% pass rate at A2, with all my students going on to the university of their choice. My most recent class obtained A*-C. Each year I have worked alongside Oxford University, entering my students into an essay writing competition; in 2013, my students were awarded first and third prizes. I specialise in Medieval History but have taught a wide range of topics. As well as my private tuition work, I also now work at a large FE College in Tameside, delivering A Level and Access courses.

Tutoring Approach

I believe that every learner can achieve the grades they want, with hard work and a good relationship with their teacher. I may not know everything but I will do my best to guide my students through their course; with passion and enthusiasm. My methods may not always be conventional but I will endeavour to help my students, in any way I can, to help them realise their potential and achieve their goals.

LanguagesEnglish (British)
AvailabilityWeekdays (all times)
References Available On File

Qualifications

Huddersfield Technical College2006CollegeAccess to HE
University of Huddersfield2009BachelorsBA (Hons) History 2.1
Edge Hill University2012PGCEPGCE

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GCSE£20
A-Level£25
University£25