Linda

Linda

Chesham Tutor

18 years' experience as an English GCSEand A level tutor. I am also a tutor and consultant for the 11+.
I am available during the day for all subjects.
100% success rate with independent school entry, (so far). 75% success rate with 11+. GCSE marker for GCSE English (AQA). Also experienced with Edexcel.
I have over 18 years' experience as a tutor and am well-qualified. I have worked as a journalist, a books editor, and a novelist, as well as a tutor.
I am available during the day.

Tutoring Experience

100% success rate with students entering top independent schools including North London Collegiate, Berkhamstead, St Albans, City of London, Highgate.
I also teach non-verbal reasoning, Maths, X-skills
Adult literacy at entry levels 1,2,3 and levels 1 and 2
My special needs pupils are very dear to me: I have experience with dyslexic, dyspraxic, attention deficit, and mildly autistic students of all ages.

Tutoring Approach

I aim to make my sessions interesting and enjoyable as well as educational. I use a wide variety of resources: appropriate coursework books, CDs, interactive internet sites, educational games, and videos.
I teach one-to-one, in carefully matched pairs,or in threes at less cost to you.
The £30 an hour price for 11+ is for sharing in a group of 2 or 3.
Individual rate is £55.
I also teach GCSE English in pairs at £30 each, or £55 individually.

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

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Qualifications

City University, London1990ProfessionalPost-Graduate in Journalism
Warwick University1988BachelorsB.A. in Sociology
Kirkby College of Further Education, Merseyside1984College4 A levels, inc English and Sociology
Brookfield Comp, Liverpool1979School5 O levels inc Maths and English

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Subjects taught
Maths
Primary£55
English
Primary£55
Secondary£55
GCSE£55
A-Level£60
University£55
Casual Learner£55
Entrance Exams
Primary£30
Secondary£60
Special Needs
Primary£55
Secondary£55
GCSE£55
A-Level£55
University£55
Casual Learner£55
Sociology
A-Level£65