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Shahida offers a FREE first / introductory lesson!


Hourly RateOnline Lessons
Hourly Rate
Primary £35.00£28.00


Hourly RateOnline Lessons
Hourly Rate
Primary £35.00£28.00

Special Needs

Hourly RateOnline Lessons
Hourly Rate
Primary £35.00£28.00
Casual Learner £35.00£28.00

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Personal Description:

I have a Post graduate teaching Qualification (PGCE) with many years teaching experience and a Masters in Sociology from the London School of Economics. I specialise in KS1 & 2 Primary. I do specialise in teaching students with difficulties in reading, writing, spelling, maths and motor skills. Sometimes students can have difficulties or slip behind as a result of retained reflexes. I am able to check for these and to provide suitable exercises to inhibit them.

Tutoring Experience:

Over the last ten years, I have been tutoring on a regular basis and have worked with a wide range of abilities including learning disabilities. All my students make good progress and gain self-confidence. They find it easier to keep up in class and achieve their potential. I also spent many years teaching students from many different backgrounds and abilities including sixth form, Further Education and Adult students.
I am friendly, kind and caring and can motivate children of all backgrounds, levels and needs. I love tutoring so please get in touch and lets get started.

I have lots of life experience as a parent. I have travelled widely and taught abroad in Africa.

Tutoring Approach:

I assess students academic and motor skills as the two are closely linked. By checking their understanding and consolidating basics, my students gain confidence and make progress. I also encourage them to ask questions where they do not understand. I am happy to support topics they are currently doing in school in order to be more effective. I find this helps students to better understand the teacher in the classroom.Please see my reviews:
'Shahida's been great with our daughter Lauren, both my wife and I are very happy with how the lessons
are going.

'My son was struggling with the basics in maths and Shahida is kind, understanding and patient and makes a really effort to ensure that the hour she spends with my son is helpful and educational. It has made a "marked improvement" (quoting my son's teacher) to his maths ability in class and my son now says that "maths with Shahida is his favourite after school club"Shahida was very helpful.

She made corrections to my essay and helped me to improve my written English. I strongly recommend Shahida. Lucy.

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Native Language: English (British)
Additional Languages: Urdu
Availability: Weekdays (all times)
References Available: Yes (✔ On File)


  • City & Guilds (2000) - D34 Internal Verifier (Professional) (✔ On File)
  • Univ. of London Institute of Edn (1988) - Education (PGCE) (✔ On File)
  • London School of Economics (1980) - Sociology (Masters) (✔ On File)
  • South Bank Polytechnic (1979) - Social Sciences (Bachelors) (✔ On File)

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