Information About Paul - Birkenhead tutor - (19 reviews)
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I am a married father of five children and enjoy tutoring immensely.
Apart from being degree-qualified, I hold a current DBS Certificate and a Safeguarding of Children Certificate.
Although my approach is friendly, I do push people to do well! Sometimes, it's just a confidence boost the student needs.
Employed as a college lecturer, I teach maths and aerospace engineering. As a private tutor, I teach at various levels.
My wife and I home-educate our children, so one-to-one tuition has been a daily practice for me for many years.
I have worked as a Programme Leader with a charity called Action Tutoring, who offer help to pupils struggling with their GCSE preparation. That role involved not only tutoring maths myself, but the supervision of a dozen or so tutors. My team enhanced the grades of almost all the pupils we tutored. Here's their feedback:
"Thank you so much for all your hard work and efficiency… you have been pivotal in making it a real success!" RB, Action Tutoring
Within schools, I have taught a variety of ages, and used to run a youth club.
My approach is friendly and patient. I strongly believe that no question is stupid, and encourage students of whatever age to be confident in asking those questions that they may feel reluctant to ask in a packed classroom. When a student doesn't understand, I try a different way of explaining, and continue until it falls into place. It is they who dictate what they want to learn, and I am there to encourage the learning experience, not lecture them.
One recent student said, 'You've been a pretty cool teacher, and very patient. Thanks for restoring my faith in maths teachers.'
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- University of Liverpool (2013) - Aerospace Engineering (Bachelors) (✔ On File)
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I’ve never seen him happy doing Maths as he is with you. And I have seen a difference in his attitude towards his Maths homework whether set by yourself or by school and how much he has come along in a few short weeks.
Your help is very much appreciated.
THANKS SO MUCH PAUL
I am so glad I found Paul because I'm really gaining confidence fast. He's a really good tutor and not scary at all.
Paul is highly professional, friendly and a great tutor.
Very happy that my oldest is covering higher material too!
Paul is extremely competent in the subject he is tutoring my son at the moment which is maths . He has a very relaxed and caring manner . I would certainly recommend him to friends .