Tom

Tom

Peckham Tutor

I'm a supportive, encouraging, rigorous tutor with an MPhil in Renaissance English Literature from Cambridge, and 10 years (over 2000 hours) of tutoring experience. I trained as a teacher (CertTESOL) and also act professionally.

As an actor I have worked widely in UK theatre and television including for the Royal Shakespeare Company and on various BBC TV dramas.

As a poet I won the LAMDA poetry prize in 2009.

Tutoring Experience

For Pembroke College Cambridge International Programmes Deptartment:

Lecturer and seminar leader, 'Shakespeare and the English Renaissance Stage', University of California Summer School 2008, 2009, 2011, 2012

English Language Instructor, Waseda University Extension Course, 2009

Assistant Course Director, University of Southern California Creative Writing Progrmme 2008

Tutor in Creative Writing (teaching undergraduates from the Universities of Harvard, Yale and Berkeley)

English Language Teacher, Nihon University Easter Course 2008

Freelance tutoring since 2007

Tutoring Approach

I'm friendly, nurturing and full of encouragement for my students. My aim is to enable you to achieve your goals and to give you the confidence you deserve in your own abilities.

LanguagesEnglish (British)
AvailabilityWeekends, Weekdays (all times)
References Available On File

Qualifications

LAMDA2010BachelorsBA Professional Acting
Trinity College London2008ProfessionalCert TESOL
Kings College, Cambridge2007MastersMPhil Renaissance English Literature
Sidney Sussex College, Cambridge2006BachelorsBA English (Double First)

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GCSE£60
A-Level£60
University£60
Casual Learner£60
Entrance Exams
GCSE£60
A-Level£60
University£60
Casual Learner£60