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This is how 2 referees rated Sharry:

## Maths |
Hourly Rate |

Primary | £30.00 |

Secondary | £30.00 |

GCSE | £30.00 |

A-Level | £30.00 |

Casual Learner | £30.00 |

I have recently taken early retirement from the Mathematics Department at Durham University where I taught Mathematics for 13 years to first year students.

During this time I also did private tuition for GCSE and A level students.

In my time at Durham University, as well as lecturing courses, I also tutored several Maths subjects; Discrete, Pure, Applied Mathematics, Statistics and Probability.

I received extremely positive comments for my tutoring in the regular students' questionnaires.

Below are some of the feedbacks I have received since starting private home tuitions:

Rating: 5/5

Comments: A level Maths

We feel very lucky to have found Sharry! My daughter lost her confidence at the start of A level Maths but at the end of her very first session with Sharry, she was so much happier, and her confidence started to grow. She achieved an A at AS level, and is now aiming for an A* at A2.

The following observations are from my daughter: Sharry has a very positive and friendly personality, and is easy to talk to. He makes you feel comfortable asking questions, and is excellent at explaining. He is very thorough, going into more depth than class lessons. He gives you a summary/teaches you, then you do the questions together. He will sometimes talk you through questions, especially if you don't understand. As the year goes on, you do more independently, and he checks/helps. If you don't understand, he will go over it until you do. He gives a few different ways of doing things, as one might suit you better. The sessions feel like revision. You go through exam papers in the lead up to the exams, which is very helpful, as you can see patterns forming.

Rating: 5/5

Comments: Thanks to Sharry my daughter achieved a Grade A maths A level this year, and she told me that without his help she would never have achieved such a good result.

I would have no hesitation in recommending Sharry to anyone considering a Maths tutor as without him my daughter may not have been going to her university of choice in September.

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Rating: 5/5

Comments: Sharry is a very patient tutor . He explains maths in an easy to understand way but in no way patronising way . He is very organised and punctual and hard working . He clearly enjoys his tutoring role . Highly recommend

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Rating: 5/5

Comments: Sharry is patient, reliable and has the ability of getting complicated aspects across, sometimes in different ways than in college, most times in better ways. Highly recommendable.

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Rating: 5/5

Comments: Sharry is very friendly and is extremely knowledgeable. Callum is very happy with Sharry as a tutor. He has planned a study programme to fit in with Callum's exams in January. We are very pleased with Callum's progress under Sharry's guidance.

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This is how 2 referees rated Sharry:

Reliability 5 stars

Trustworthiness 5 stars

Professionalism 5 stars

My approach to tutoring is to help students to be able to grasp basic concepts and apply them in solving more complicated Mathematics problems.

**Durham University**(2000) - PhD in Mathematics (Doctorate) (✔ On File)**Open University**(2000) - B.Sc. 2:1 in Physics (Bachelors) (✔ On File)**Durham University**(1995) - M.Sc. in Mathematics (Masters) (✔ On File)**Open University**(1995) - B.A. 2:1 in Mathematics (Bachelors) (✔ On File)

Date Registered: | 15/10/2012 |

Date Last Logged In: | 04/12/2016 |

Tutees Providing Feedback: | 29 |

Tutees Providing Positive Feedback: | 27 Av. 4.90/5.00 |

Unpublished feedback: (usually negative) | 2 |

Sharry**From Charley (5/5): ** *(A-Level Maths)* A very patient and considerate tutor that fully explains all areas that you aren't confident with

Sharry**From David (5/5): ** *(GCSE Maths)* Megan is really enjoying working with Sharry. He is giving her the confidence to progress in maths by making demands of her whilst ebing consistently supportive

Sharry**From Jutta (5/5): ** *(A-Level Maths)* First lessons went great.

Sharry**From Jean (5/5): ** *(A-Level Maths)* Brilliant!!!, Sharry is a very pleasant and approachable tutor, always available to help and consistantly reliable, he has shown great patience and knowledge, my daughter has thoroughly enjoyed working with him and her grades are dramatically improving. absolute pleasure A**** tutor, all we can say is thankyou!!

Sharry**From Paul (5/5): ** *(A-Level Maths)* My son has now had a few tutorial sessions with Sharry. Following a Statistics AS Mock he was having a confidence crisis and Sharry has been excellent in re-assuring him and showing him how to read the questions properly and work thru things in a methodical manner. This was exactly what was required and my son's confidence in Maths is improving further as he continues to work with Sharry.

Sharry**From Lynn (5/5): ** *(A-Level Maths)* A level Maths

We feel very lucky to have found Sharry! My daughter lost her confidence at the start of A level Maths but at the end of her very first session with Sharry, she was so much happier, and her confidence started to grow. She achieved an A at AS level, and is now aiming for an A* at A2.

The following observations are from my daughter: Sharry has a very positive and friendly personality, and is easy to talk to. He makes you feel comfortable asking questions, and is excellent at explaining. He is very thorough, going into more depth than class lessons. He gives you a summary/teaches you, then you do the questions together. He will sometimes talk you through questions, especially if you don't understand. As the year goes on, you do more independently, and he checks/helps. If you don't understand, he will go over it until you do. He gives a few different ways of doing things, as one might suit you better. The sessions feel like revision. You go through exam papers in the lead up to the exams, which is very helpful, as you can see patterns forming.

I found the firsttutors website very easy to use, and everything went smoothly. I contacted them with queries several times, and they were really prompt in their response. I also found the reviews very reassuring, as it gave me more confidence in contacting a tutor I didn't know.

We feel very lucky to have found Sharry! My daughter lost her confidence at the start of A level Maths but at the end of her very first session with Sharry, she was so much happier, and her confidence started to grow. She achieved an A at AS level, and is now aiming for an A* at A2.

The following observations are from my daughter: Sharry has a very positive and friendly personality, and is easy to talk to. He makes you feel comfortable asking questions, and is excellent at explaining. He is very thorough, going into more depth than class lessons. He gives you a summary/teaches you, then you do the questions together. He will sometimes talk you through questions, especially if you don't understand. As the year goes on, you do more independently, and he checks/helps. If you don't understand, he will go over it until you do. He gives a few different ways of doing things, as one might suit you better. The sessions feel like revision. You go through exam papers in the lead up to the exams, which is very helpful, as you can see patterns forming.

I found the firsttutors website very easy to use, and everything went smoothly. I contacted them with queries several times, and they were really prompt in their response. I also found the reviews very reassuring, as it gave me more confidence in contacting a tutor I didn't know.

Sharry**From Brian (5/5): ** *(A-Level Maths)* Sharry is a first class tutor who is continuing to develop my sons Maths skills to A level. He is approachable and has established an excellent rapport with my son which has given him the missing confidence needed to tackle his maths papers. I would recommend Sharry to any parent looking for a maths tutor without hesitation.

Sharry**From Brian (5/5): ** *(A-Level Maths)* I would have no hesitation in recommending Sharry to anyone. He is extremely friendly, knowledgeable and has the ability to explain complicated topics in a more basic and easy to understand way. His teaching has instilled more confidence in my son.

Sharry**From Noreen (5/5): ** *(GCSE Maths)*

Sharry**From Margie (5/5): ** *(GCSE Maths)* Shares responded quickly and is able to deliver what we need at the times that work for us.

Sharry**From Michael (5/5): ** *(A-Level Maths)* Sharry was reliable and very well prepared for both A level and GCSE maths.

We would highly recommend him.

April 2015

Many thanks

We would highly recommend him.

April 2015

Many thanks

Sharry**From Elaine (5/5): ** *(A-Level Maths)* Sharry Brogan has been a tutor now for my son for approximately 6 weeks to help and support him with A level maths. My son's confidence and performance had declined with maths as he struggled with the higher level of work at A level. From the very first time Sharry visited he put my son at ease and quickly established the areas my son needed help. Sharry is patient, professional and very knowledgeable. In the 6 weeks since Sharry started my son's confidence and knowledge has already grown and this has been due to Sharry's help. My son looks forward to Sharry's visits. I am very pleased that I chose Sharry as my son's tutor as his input is already paying dividends. I can highly recommend him. Thank you Sharry.

Thanks for the kind words, it is a pleasure and I look forward to each visit.

Sharry

Sharry**From Christine (5/5): ** *(GCSE Maths)* First impression very friendly and happy to help

Sharry**From Lynn (5/5): ** *(A-Level Maths)* Sherry is most pleasant as well as knowledgeable. Hopefully this will rub off on my son. I have every confidence in Sharry.

Sharry**From Ahmed (5/5): ** *(A-Level Maths)* He's on time

Know's what he talks about (excellent tutor)

Organised

Kind

Know's what he talks about (excellent tutor)

Organised

Kind

Sharry**From Ian (5/5): ** *(A-Level Maths)* I would recommend Sharry to anyone. My son has been very impressed as Sharry explains everything clearly and patiently, he is well organised and punctual.

Best wishes

Sharrr

Sharry**From Patricia (5/5): ** *(A-Level Maths)* Sharry is pleasant and is an excellent tutor my daughter is very pleased with her tuition, highly recommended.

Sharry

Sharry**From Nicola (5/5): ** *(A-Level Maths)* Very professional. Excellent communication. Great tuition.

Thanks for you kind feedback, it is a pleasure tutoring Ellen.

Sharry

Sharry**From Margaret (5/5): ** *(A-Level Maths)* Sharry is an excellent tutor Matthews skills and confidence have greatly improved and we are looking forward to positive A Level results

Thanks for your kind feedback, it is a pleasure tutoring Matthew.

Sharry

Sharry**From James (5/5): ** *(A-Level Maths)* Very Satisfied

Sharry**From Rokeya (5/5): ** *(GCSE Maths)* My son is happy with the help he is getting from Sharry and I am sure he is going to profess more in future. Thank you for all your help.

Sharry**From Liz (5/5): ** *(GCSE Maths)* Sharry has now tutored my two daughters aged 15 and 12 for 2 weeks. So far all seems to be going well. Both girls enjoy their lesson and his style of teaching.

Sharry**From Kay (5/5): ** *(A-Level Maths)* Thanks to Sharry my daughter achieved a Grade A maths A level this year, and she told me that without his help she would never have achieved such a good result.

I would have no hesitation in recommending Sharry to anyone considering a Maths tutor as without him my daughter may not have been going to her university of choice in September.

I would have no hesitation in recommending Sharry to anyone considering a Maths tutor as without him my daughter may not have been going to her university of choice in September.

Sharry**From Katrina (5/5): ** *(GCSE Maths)* Sharry is a very patient tutor . He explains maths in an easy to understand way but in no way patronising way . He is very organised and punctual and hard working . He clearly enjiys his tutoring role . Highly recommend

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Sharry**From Erik (5/5): ** *(A-Level Maths)* Sharry is patient, reliable and has the ability of getting complicated aspects across, sometimes in different ways than in college, most times in better ways. Highly recommendable.

Sharry**From Callum (5/5): ** *(A-Level Maths)* Sharry is very friendly and is extremely knowledgable. Callum is very happy with Sharry as a tutor. He has planned a study programme to fit in with Callum's exams in January. We are very pleased with Callum's progress under Sharry's guidance.

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From Carl (5/5):(GCSE Maths)Sharry has already be a significant help giving me a real confidence boost with his friendly patient manner.