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Maths

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Primary £12.00
Secondary £15.00
GCSE £15.00

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Personal Description:

I enjoy teaching maths and I have had previous experience of teaching maths for a tutoring organisation. I am an 19 year old student in my first year of university (BSc Finance, London School of Economics and Political Science), having achieved 5 A*s at A level in Physics, Mathematics, Further Mathematics, Economics and an Extended Project Qualification. This combination of mathematical subjects has enabled me to develop a solid foundation of mathematics which I am able to trickle down to the students I teach. However primarily I really enjoy tutoring as it provides me with an opportunity to interact and support young persons of varying ages, from primary all the way up to A level. It is fascinating to watch and support them as they develop and to push them to reach their true potential whilst refining my own skills.

Aside from teaching Mathematics, I would also be able to provide some advice about applying to universities for Economics/Maths-related courses as studying at the London School of Economics is my chosen career path for the future, and I went through the application process last year so it is very familiar. I would also be open to helping with personal statement writing and structure as part of the application process.

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Tutoring Experience:

I have been a class assistant for **Contact Detail Removed** Educational UK tutoring organisation for the past 2 years which has provided me with experience in teaching children of all ages, ranging from 6 to 17 years of age. Through this experience, I have taught children first-hand and this has strongly facilitated my role as a tutor.

I have completed a Sports Leadership qualification, in which I taught children basic sports skills and learnt how to communicate and cooperate with children of different ages.

I have had experience as a Lance Corporal for the NRGS Combined Cadet Force, in which I taught lessons to juniors in military craft as well as leading juniors in military exercises.

I am a 1st degree Blackbelt Instructor for the Newcastle Blackbelt Academy and through this role I have developed a high degree of focus and discipline. I have had experience in teaching junior students as well as leading classes of people of all belt degrees, adults and children.

Tutoring Approach:

Particularly in the case of tutoring children, I have had a lot of previous experience. I am able to cater to the needs of all kinds of children and have developed a knowledge of where children are likely to make errors and how to teach both simple and complex ideas in a palpable manner so that they are able to understand and progress with their learning. I look to target specific areas in which there are strengths and weaknesses and try to iron out any difficulties, one by one, before progressing onto the next idea.

Conceptually, I would like to create a strong foundation and try to perfect their knowledge of the basics before applying it to further concepts and doing it in this way allows future, more difficult problems to fall apart and be solved more easily.

I would like student to bring their own materials, books, textbooks etc relevant to their course or stage of learning and once the individual needs of the student, relative strengths and weaknesses, exam boards have been discussed, we can develop a plan. I am also able to offer additional material such as worksheets or practice questions if required.

Available on Monday, Wednesday and Sunday (Evenings).

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Native Language: English (British)
Additional Languages: Hindi
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (evenings)
References Available: Yes (✔ On File)

Qualifications:

  • Newcastle Royal Grammar School (2017) - A* in A- level Maths (School) (✘ Not On File)
  • Newcastle Royal Grammar School (2017) - A* in A-level Physics (School) (✘ Not On File)
  • Newcastle Royal Grammar School (2017) - A* in A-level Further Maths and A* in A level Economics (School) (✘ Not On File)
  • Newcastle Royal Grammar School (2015) - 10A* 1A at GCSE inc. Maths, Further Maths (A* with distinction) and Physics (School) (✘ Not On File)

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