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University of Cambridge
Modern Languages (French and Italian)
General Teaching Council (GTC)
Qualified Teacher Status Secondary
French and Italian
Information about Simon
I am Head of French in one of Cheshire`s independent schools. I have a very strong record of academic success with my pupils at GCSE, AS level and A2. I enjoy working with young people of all ages and abilities, particularly when they are finding French a struggle.One of my main motivators is allowing pupils to broaden their horizons and opportunities as a result of language study.
Availability: Obviously holidays are best!However, I may be able to arrange tutorials during term time too - just ask.
Willing to travel: 30 miles
Experience: BA French and Italian (Durham University & Université Paul Valéry, Montpellier) 2:1
PGCE in French and Italian from Homerton College, Cambridge
16 years teaching pupils in both state and independent sectors.
7 Years as Head of Department in a high-achieving independent school.
Feedback For Simon (3)
Simon is `Magnifique`. He is patient, thorough, well organised but mostly a really nice chap. I can happily recommend his tuition!
We are delighted with Simons approach and our son is already making much better progress.
Simon has boundless patience and a great sense of humour. I would highly recommend him.