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Barry, Wales
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Member Since: 26/10/2014
Last Login: 2 hours ago
Response Rate: 90%
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My Qualifications

Physics - research
Distinction  (1998)
Physics degree
Distinction  (1984)
Teaching Qualification
Physics teacher
Distinction  (1984)

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Information about Olga

I am an experienced teacher of physics and mathematics. I tutor physics from KS3 to AS/A2 level, and mathematics from KS2 to GCSE and AS/A2 level.

I enjoy tutoring and I motivate my students to achieve to the best of their ability. Many of my students obtain A/A* grades, and all of my students increase in their confidence and get markedly better results than their school grades.

Availability: I am available from Monday Friday from 16:00 to 20:00. Saturday from 09:00 to 16:00. Sunday from 10:00 to 14:00.

Willing to travel: 8 miles

Experience: I have taught physics for 20 years, and I tutor physics and maths to the specifications of all the major examination boards. I have a degree and a higher research degree, both in Physics, and these qualify me to teach both Physics and Mathematics KS3/KS4 and KS5 levels.

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Feedback For Olga (8)

We have a total of 8 review(s) for Olga.

Melanie (Miss)

5/5 Rating

Olga has been tutoring my daughter KS3 maths for a few sessions now. Olga is well prepared - providing materials during the week and in advance of each lesson. As a parent - I really like Olga`s straight forward, `get on with it` approach - and each interaction is lovely. Although my daughter also appreciates this, she feels happy that Olga is always upbeat and teaches her with an approach that encourages learning - very positively working to improve previously weaker areas of learning. From our experience so far, I can very much recommend Olga as a tutor.

Tutors Response :

Thank you very much for your positive feedback. I am pleased with Rachel’s work and her steady progress.

Becky (Mrs)

4/5 Rating

Olga is very knowledgeable and explains the topic well. Sadly I don’t think online lecturing works for my daughter. Challenging during this time period. Thanks for your time Olga.

Tutors Response :

Hi Becky- thanks for your feedback.

Kirstie (Ms)

5/5 Rating

Great tutor - has helped my son with his a level tremdously.

David (Mr)

5/5 Rating

Our daughter in year 9 is in the top class for maths but lacking in confidence with regards to some of the work compared to her peers. This was compacted throughout lockdown where the teaching was remote, the teaching was fast & asking for help very difficult. Tutor Hunt was highly recommended to us and we have not been disappointed. Olga has been a great match for our daughter. She prepares exam papers in advance of lessons, she checks at the beginning of each lesson what Erin has covered in school & if she needs extra support. Our daughter finds her approachable & easy going we have already noticed our daughters attitude become so much more positive & her confidence grow following only a few lessons. I would highly recommend Olga.

Tutors Response :

Thank you very much for your comments. I am pleased with Erin’s improvements shown in each lesson. She understands and picks up the work quickly, which shows her intelligence and ability. I am glad to see her grow in confidence and she will ask me to explain anything she doesn’t fully understand. I feel happy in the lesson with Erin, because I know she will master the topic, and she is able to remember and use what she has learned to solve new problems.

Eirlys (Miss)

5/5 Rating

Excellent tutor. My son is really enjoying the sessions and is learning a lot.

Catherine (Miss)

5/5 Rating

She very quickly established a good rapport with our daughter, picking up upon her weakness immediately and providing support for them. She explains things clearly.

David (Mr)

5/5 Rating

We are now coming up to our fifth maths lesson with Olga tutoring our Year 9/13-Year-old daughter. Olga quickly identified our daughters` weak areas, this allowed our daughter to improve these areas within the lesson. In turn, when our daughter has had her maths lesson in school she already had a firm grasp on what was being taught.

We have definitely seen a turn around in our daughters` confidence in a short time through Olga`s clear instruction, patience and calm demeanour.

Although our daughter isn`t struggling in her schools` maths lessons. There is only a certain amount of time that a comprehensive school teacher can spend on one student in a class of 30 other students and Olga has shown what can be achieved within a short period of time with student-focused learning.

I can wholeheartedly recommend Olga as a tutor, she really has been fantastic!

Tutors Response :

Dear David,

Thank you very much for your comments.

Kind regards,

Natasha (Mrs)

5/5 Rating

Very good tutor

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