Information about James
I am a teacher with seventeen years experience in a number of top English private schools. I tutor English, English as a Foreign Language, Latin and Mandarin Chinese. My pupils and students have achieved excellent results and I am very patient.
I am a graduate in Mandarin Chinese from Leeds University and also have a certificate in Teaching English as a Foreign Language.
Availability: I am available most weekdays, evenings and at weekends.
Willing to travel: 20 miles
Experience: James is a tutor and education consultant. Formerly Senior Master at one of Londonís leading independent preparatory schools, James has been Head of Classics and has taught Latin, English, Mandarin Chinese and humanities at a number of top independent schools. A Mandarin Chinese speaker, he is a published author having written for more than thirty publications including the Times, Independent and Guardian and has authored books for the Economist Intelligence Unit and Financial Times Business Information. He has also published numerous management and business related reports on a published and bespoke basis.
Specialities: Tuition in English, Latin, Mandarin and the Arts subjects. GCSE, Early Years, 11+, ISEB Common Entrance 13+ and scholarships for Independent Schools. Case studies and references on request.
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Feedback For James (3)
James has provided my 9 year old with three sessions of Mandarin so far. My son really enjoys them and has learned a lot in a fun way. I would definitely recommend James who is experienced, knowledgeable, adaptable, reliable and enthusiastic.
Charming very intelligent and in the words of my teenager a very good teacher. James has engaged my teenager who struggles with English.
James has taught her skills and confidence to pass her gcse. I am extremely grateful.
James helped my son with his English a huge amount so far in preparation for his exams.