Jennifer T

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£ 35.00-40.00 p/h

I am a qualified teacher with over 15 years' experience teaching English in secondary schools. I am an expert at helping students progress and fulfil their potential. I am currently a GCSE examiner for the AQA exam board, meaning I have a wealth of expertise at my fingertips. My strengths lie in my personable, engaging teaching style and my ability to differentiate successfully for all levels of student, whether beginner or experienced. I tailor all of my teaching materials for each student, allowing for exceptional progress in a limited period of time. I work in tandem with students and their parents to ensure we set clear objectives and work towards these in each session. I am able to set homework and monitor progress regularly.

How would you describe your teaching style?

I am able to bring out the best in my students through my engaging, friendly teaching style. I am open, honest and direct, and quickly build an effective rapport during one-to-one sessions. I focus on revealing and celebrating strengths, while simultaneously seeking out any weak areas to work on. I tailor my individual methods to each student, to ensure rapid progress.

What qualifications do you have?

QTS - Qualified Teacher Status - I have been an English teacher in secondary schools for 15 years, focusing on KS3, GCSE and A Level.

Tell us about your experience...

4 years as a GCSE examiner for the AQA & WJEC English exam boards. 15 years teaching in secondary schools. 4 years as a Private Tutor, working with Primary, KS3, GCSE and A Level students. Excellent knowledge of the 11+ and entrance exams for Surrey/SW London area.

What locations do you tutor in?

New Malden

What is your personal message to students?

Hi there, if you feel that you could use some extra support in English get in touch. I'm an examiner for the English GCSE which means I'm able to coach you through the exams and help you out with your written responses. I can help boost your confidence, build your understanding and support you through your classwork or exams. As a qualified teacher with plenty of experience, I am confident I can ensure you make rapid progress once we start working together.

CRB/Disclosure Certificate: No
Home-based tutor: Yes
Travelling tutor: No
Online tutor: I tutor via Skype and Zoom.
Subjects: English Primary
  English KS3
  English GCSE
  English A Level
  11 Plus Primary