David W

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£ 35.00-45.00 p/h

Hello, my name is Dave Walton and I offer online tuition in GCSE and A Level Physics. ​ I have been providing A Level Physics tuition for about fifteen years and am currently using communication tools such as Zoom and Skype to offer online lessons. ​ Please contact me to discuss your requirements.

How would you describe your teaching style?

My style is friendly and I seek to build a strong relationship with my students. I devote a significant proportion of the tuition time to answering and discussing exam style questions and I use these as a vehicle for further learning.

What qualifications do you have?

BSc Class 1 Hons Physics 1968 University of Newcastle upon Tyne PhD Experimental Physics 1971University of Newcastle upon Tyne Qualified Teacher Status 2005 University of Sunderland

Tell us about your experience...

I qualified as a teacher in 2005 and have taught in Emmanuel College Gateshead and Barnard Castle School, where I was head of Physics until I retired in 2017. I still teach A-Level Physics on a supply basis. My experience includes teaching both domestic GCSE and Cambridge International GCSE. At A-Level I have taught the AQA A syllabus and also the Cambridge Pre-U course. As a personal tutor I have I also provided tuition in the other domestic qualification.

What locations do you tutor in?

Online and in the North Durham and Tyneside area.

What is your personal message to students?

I realise that A Level Physics can present difficulties for many students, but I want to help you to overcome the challenges and to obtain the qualifications you need to fulfil your ambitions.

CRB/Disclosure Certificate: DBS
Home-based tutor: Yes
Travelling tutor: No
Online tutor: Tutor via Skype and Zoom
Subjects: Physics A Level
  Physics GCSE