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Luke

Luke
Luke
Tutor
Bristol, Avon
Feedback Score:
+4
Member Since: 14/10/2015
Last Login: 5 hours ago
Response Rate: 100%
Expected Response: < 13 hours

My Qualifications

PGDip
Online Business School
Level 7 Extended Diploma in Strategic Management
DISTINCTION  (2021)
BSc
Open University
Teaching Mathematics and Education
2:2  (2013)
PGCE
Bath Spa University
Secondary Education
Pass  (2009)
QTS
General Teaching Council (GTC)
Qualified Teacher Status Secondary
Pass  (2009)
BA
The University of Gloucestershire
Business Information Technology
Pass  (2003)

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Rates summary: 43.75 to 49.50 per hour
PrimaryKS3GCSEA-Level
Computer Science--£43.75£49.50
Computing--£43.75£49.50
Information Technology--£43.75£49.50

Information about Luke

I am a qualified and experienced Computer Science Teacher who works for [contact detail removed] as an examiner.

Priority to those learners studying CIE/OCR and use Python as their programming language.

Main Subjects (Priority - Currently teach and tutor):
- GCSE Computer Science (OCR & CIE) - Focus on Python
- AL Computer Science (OCR & CIE) - Focus on Python
- Edexcel GCSE Mathematics (Foundation/Core ONLY)

Other Subjects (Not currently teaching, but can support):
- GCSE Computer Science (Edexcel, AQA) - Only focused on Python
- OCR Cambridge National/Technicals in IT and iMedia

I have the responsibility to lead a team on external and internal assessment within my exam board role. So I can support command verb interpretation of exams and coursework. I have a wealth of resources and use OneNote for online support, visible to learners and parents, both in a session and outside, so the learner AND parents can see and monitor progress.

I am passionate about learning and my own self-development. I have completed 120 credits of an MBA (at DISTINCTION level), which I hope to achieve in 2022. Learning is fundamental to understand the learners day to day journey to exam success, and I am proud to be a student myself!

Availability: **ONLY REMAINING SLOT AVAILABLE - FIRST COME FIRST SERVED APPROACH ***
Wed: 15:45 (1 hour GCSE slot)
Fri: 11:30 (1 hour GCSE/AL slot)

Please ensure that if you would like to have the tutoring lessons that all TutorHunt contracts are signed within 24 hours of the agreed tutoring time (I have had a few slot confirmations recently without doing the contract, so these will get re-allocated).

I am able to do intensive during school holidays, but any prior notice of this would be appreciated.

If you send a message please state the preferred slot, exam board, qualification, year and programming language (e.g. Wed 14:00, OCR, AL, Year 11, Python)

Willing to travel: Home Only

Experience: - 15+ years: As a registered and qualified teacher (with Enhanced DBS)
- 15+ years: Working for the exam board as a Team Leader and Exam Maker
- 8+ years: Team-leading exams and assessment checking responsibility (Computer Science, IT)
- 8 years: Successful online tutoring (using Zoom and Collaboration software, such as Bitpaper and OneNote) specific to each learner and accessible to parents.

DBS Check: Yes

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Feedback For Luke (4)

We have a total of 4 review(s) for Luke.

Hema (Mrs)
17/10/2021

5/5 Rating

My grandson, Jack had exams looming in Cambridge, iGCSE Computer Science. We desperately needed a tutor. We were so lucky to have found Luke. He was familiar with the exam and that was a great help. In addition to this: 1) Luke was so organised and quick to map what needed to be done to the time frame and produce a structured plan. 2) He shared this plan with us so we were all working together. This would maximise the outcome as each of us were utilised effectively. 3) He communicated really well with Jack, which meant that Jack embraced the tuition rather than digging his heels in. 3) Luke cares a great deal about his students and has a lot of empathy for them. In a nut shell, great people skills, caring, talented and skilled teacher & so well organised. Honestly don’t know what we would have done without his help.


Linda (Dr)
07/10/2021

5/5 Rating

We’ve only had Luke for a few lessons but he’s been amazing. My son has said the lessons are so helpful and he’s learnt so much already. Luke is captivating and by far the best online tutor we’ve had.

Tutors Response :

Thank you Linda, that is really kind of you and much appreciated. Many thanks, Luke


Rebecca (Mrs)
25/05/2021

5/5 Rating

We engaged Luke to help our son with his GCSE Computer Science coursework as he is home-schooled. My son enjoyed his very well-planned lessons and Luke built up a rapport with him quickly. Luke gave me feedback after every lesson and was pro-active in spotting areas he needed to work on and giving us advice on ways forward. It was clear to me that Luke genuinely wanted to support my son, rather than just going through the motions as some do. i would highly recommend him.


Sarah (Mrs)
10/10/2020

5/5 Rating

Great teacher, very patient, clear teaching done in a fun way. Excellent


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