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Amy

Amy
Amy
Tutor
Kidlington, Oxfordshire
Feedback Score:
+3
Member Since: 20/02/2021
Last Login: 2 days ago
Response Rate: 90%
Expected Response: < 3 hours

My Qualifications

MSc
University of Lincoln
Biomedical and Medical Science
Pass  (2017)
PGCE
University of Oxford
Biology PGCE
Pass  (2016)
QTS
Department of Education
Biology PGCE
Pass  (2016)
BSc
University of Lincoln
Biomedical Science (hons)
1:1  (2013)

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Rates summary: £35.00 to £50.00 per hour
PrimaryKS3GCSEA-Level
Biology--£45£50
General Science-£35£40-
Psychology--£40£45

Information about Amy

APOLOGIES - BUT AT THE MOMENT I AM CURRENTLY FULLY BOOKED.

Hello, my name is Amy and I am a fully qualified PGCE (biology) teacher, who has taught GCSE combined and triple science, GCSE psychology, and A-Level biology and psychology. I also have experience as an examiner for Edexecel. I am available to tutor students completing:

- KS3 Collins Science
- GCSE Edexcel Science (and single biology)
- GCSE AQA Science (and single biology)
- GCSE OCR 21st Century Science (and single biology)
- GCSE Edexcel psychology
- A-Level AQA biology and psychology.

I have been tutoring students since 2016, and aim to help students of all abilities achieve their full potential through tailored one-to-one sessions. When tutoring a student, I like to spend our first session discussing your current strengths, as well as the areas you feel you want to improve in before devising an action plan. If possible, I would also like to see any recent assessments that you have completed. In subsequent sessions we will focus on systematically reviewing any content that you identify as struggling with and then check your understanding of this content through application to exam questions, looking through the mark scheme together. I believe it is important to balance sessions with a mixture of content and exam technique to ensure that alongside understanding the knowledge you can actually apply it to the context you will be assessed in, understanding what an examiner is looking for.

In my tutoring sessions I like to use a variety of activities and tasks to help support learning, including: quick knowledge quizzes, whiteboard recall tasks, animations/videos to help visualise processes, real life examples to put concepts in context and past paper exam questions.

If you are interested in booking a session with me please contact me through the tutor hunt messaging system. Please inform me of the level (e.g. GCSE, A Level) and exam board (e.g. Edexcel, AQA) you/your child is studying with and I will reply as soon as possible. Bookings are made on a recurring weekly or fortnightly basis but these can be altered as required.

I look forward to hearing from you!

Availability: In the current climate I will be running all tutoring sessions online, but when possible will resume to in person tutoring.

Willing to travel: 20 miles

Experience: I have a BSc in Biomedical Science and MSc in Medical and Biomedical Science by research from the University of Lincoln. I achieved my PGCE (biology) from the University of Oxford and have been tutoring students of a wide of abilities in science and psychology since 2016.

I have experience tutoring students completing GCSE Edexcel, AQA and OCR 21st Century Science, GCSE Edexcel psychology, and A-Level AQA biology and psychology.

I have experience examining for GCSE Edexcel Science.

DBS Check: Yes

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Feedback For Amy (3)

We have a total of 3 review(s) for Amy.

Jody (Mr)
21/06/2022

5/5 Rating

Amy has been amazing in the short time she has been tutoring my daughter. My daughter loves Amy’s teaching methods and the lesson structure in preparation for her mock and GCSE exams. My daughter is already more confident on general science and has a renewed sense of self belief. I receive a summary email after every lesson with material from the session for recap. I can’t recommend Amy highly enough for general science tuition.


Rabiya (Mrs)
28/03/2022

5/5 Rating

Amy has been brilliant with my daughter. She’s organised, explains concepts thoroughly and provides a comfortable learning environment where my daughter can ask questions freely. Very happy!


Roque (Mr)
03/01/2022

5/5 Rating

Amazing tutor !!! highly recommended


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