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Subjects Taught


Hourly Rate
GCSE £22.00
A-Level £27.00


Hourly Rate
GCSE £22.00


Hourly Rate
GCSE £22.00


Hourly Rate
GCSE £22.00
A-Level £27.00

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Personal Description:

My first experience of teaching was acting as a student mentor for secondary pupils while I was in sixth form and I have tried to stay involved in some form of tutoring since then.

After gaining an upper second class honours BSc in Veterinary Science from the Royal Veterinary College, University of London (please note that I am not a vet), I chose to continue at the same institution to complete my PhD in animal vision, for research carried out in the Animal Welfare Research Group. Although my PhD subject was rooted in Biology, it involved undergraduate level Maths and a thorough grasp of Physics.

Recently I have worked as an Educational Presenter, delivering curriculum-based educational animal handling workshops to children from nursery age to A levels.

I live in Clevedon with my wife (who is a vet), a cat, two rabbits and a variety of other pets. I am a trustee of Avon Owls, the only registered bird of prey rescue charity in the Avon area and I am a volunteer Educational Speaker for Cats Protection.

Tutoring Experience:

I currently present educational workshops for two charities; Cats Protection and Avon Owls.

My most extensive teaching experience was working as an Educational Presenter, delivering curriculum-based animal handling workshops to groups of children from nursery to A Levels. I was in this career for two years and developed new material for the company to deliver, mainly for secondary school pupils.

During my PhD I tutored a small group of undergraduate students in academic skills, as well as involving myself in outreach activities with secondary school pupils and the public.

Tutoring Approach:

I enjoy providing a relaxed, but structured session when I tutor. I typically try to get the student to lead the discussion, asking relevant questions to prompt when necessary. As such I can determine the strengths and weaknesses in the student's knowledge and concentrate my effort appropriately.

With Biology tutoring I have pets who are willing to act as models, and as both of my parents are qualified secondary Maths teachers I have advice available if needed!


  • Royal Veterinary College, University of London (2013) - PhD (Doctorate) (✔ On File)
  • Royal Veterinary College, University of London (2007) - BSc (Hons) Veterinary Science (Bachelors) (✔ On File)
Native Language: English (British)
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
References Available: Yes (✔ On File)

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