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Alison

Alison
Alison
Tutor
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Feedback Score:
+10
Member Since: 24/07/2017
Last Login: 1 day ago
Response Rate: 100%
Expected Response: < 1 hour

My Qualifications

PGCE
Liverpool John Moores University (LJMU)
PGCE (Secondary)
Pass  (2002)
BSc
Liverpool John Moores University (LJMU)
Environmental Science
2:2  (1999)

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Information about Alison

I am 42 years old with 20 years experience of Science and Maths teaching aged 8-16 and an experienced tutor of Maths and English am able to offer individual or small group private tuition in Maths, English (including reading) and Science. I am able tutor Maths and English to KS3 level and Science (combined or separate Sciences) to GCSE. During the last 12 years, I have provided tuition to many students across a wide range of ages and abilities with excellent results both in terms of increased attainment, enthusiasm and enjoyment of their learning. As a result I have received several glowing testimonials from parents. I always have high expectations of students in my care, regardless of their ability or age. I am also an experienced KS2, KS3 and GCSE Science examiner, currently working for OCR marking and assessing both Year 10 and Year 11 GCSE examinations and coursework. I enjoy my teaching and I always try to ensure learning takes place in a relaxed and focussed situation. I am able to work in the student’s home. I am currently available some evenings depending on work and family life and weekends mostly on a Saturday.

Availability: School holidays Mon-Fri daytimes
Saturdays
Some evenings depending on work family commitments

Willing to travel: 5 miles

Experience: I am an experienced Science and Maths teacher with 20yrs experience in Middle and Secondary schools teaching all 3 Science subjects in key stage3 and key stage 4. I have been offfering and delivering private tuition for the last 10 years and cover Science in KS2,3,4 and Maths in KS2 and KS3 and English literacy skills in KS3. I also have 9 yrs experience as a GCSE examiner and coursework moderator. In the last 4 yrs I have spent considerable time researching and training with the 11+ exam and requirements of the paper to enable me to also offer effective 11+ tailored tuition lessons.

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Feedback For Alison (10)

We have a total of 14 review(s) for Alison.

Matha (Mrs)
31/12/2020

5/5 Rating

Alison is currently teaching our daughter in Year 8 and we are really happy with her well organised and interactive teaching approach. My daughter is fully engaged during the lesson and feels comfortable to ask any questions that she doesn’t understand. She finds it easier to remember things with Alison’s techniques and feels much more confident. Would definitely recommend.


Cheryl (Mrs)
17/12/2020

3/5 Rating

Was very helpful - helping my daughter in the end but did waste a lot if the lessons we paid for covering the wrong material - also cancelled a lot of lessons at the end which meant we didn`t have time to find someone else to carry on helping for the most important bit.


Zoe (Ms)
07/10/2020

5/5 Rating

My daughter really benefitted from her sessions with Alison. It was lovely to see her confidence grow in even just a few short sessions.


Kola (Mr)
16/06/2020

4/5 Rating

My kids attitude to learning has changed since they started working with Alison. She challenges them to bring out their potential. I quite appreciate her effort


Haizea (Mrs)
26/05/2020

5/5 Rating

She is amazing, very sweet and comprensive with my 10 year old daughter


Gaurav ()
12/12/2019

5/5 Rating

Alison is an exceptional tutor who has a great level of knowledge and expertise. I would like to highly recommend her.


Abid (Mr)
10/08/2019

5/5 Rating

Alison is a great Physics tutor for my daughter and we are extremely pleased with her tuition.


Illyan (Mrs)
05/08/2019

5/5 Rating

Alison is wonderfully friendly and really honest about how my child is doing. She comes prepared with everything required for the lesson and really makes learning maths enjoyable for my 6 year old. Highly recommended


Chelsea (Miss)
16/03/2019

3/5 Rating

I don’t really feel that I can leave a review about Alison because my daughter only had 1 session with her but I’m fed up of tutor hunt pestering me for a review so I have to put something here to make them go away.


Jeanette (Mrs)
09/02/2019

5/5 Rating

My daughter warmed to Alison straight away!
She explains everything very well! My daughter is enjoying maths once again.
Alison is very down to earth and clearly very passionate about what/how she teaches.


Sarah (Mrs)
07/01/2019

4/5 Rating

Alison was very approachable on first visit and my 7 year old son felt very comfortable with her.


Dinah (Miss)
18/11/2018

5/5 Rating

A very experienced friendly teacher who has helped my 6 year old son with his confidence and learning of maths in only 3 lessons.

Tutors Response :

A very supportive positive parent. An absolute pleasure to work with each week xx


Dr (Dr)
28/08/2018

1/5 Rating

Not suitable

Tutors Response :

Refused to pay for the lesson despite having agreed the fee and discussed fully beforehand. Lessons didn’t continue due to lack of payment


Dezni (Mrs)
23/07/2018

5/5 Rating

We have met Alison this morning and she was fantastic


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