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Sally (Tutor in Stone)

Stone, Staffordshire
Home Town: Stone
Member Since: 05/01/2011
Last Login: 9 years ago
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B.Ed Honours 2:1 in English and geography.
A levels in English, geography and biology - grades A,A,B respectively.

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Rates summary: £20.00 to £25.00 per hour

Information about Sally

As an ex-teacher and parent, I have a good understanding of what young people face in today's education system. I realise that for a variety of reasons, learning in school may not always be easy, leading to a lack of confidence and hence, motivation. I want to help such youngsters increase their confidence and be successful. I am a conscientious and reliable person who fully understands the expectations of students and their parents.

I am 56 years old, married for 35 years with two daughters who have completed their education through to degree level. I enjoy working with young people and am friendly and approachable with a sense of humour. I believe I understand others’ needs and strive to take a sensitive approach.

After assessing my student's needs in their first free session, I tailor lessons carefully to address areas of difficulty. I vary teaching methods, offering a range of activities and keeping the pace of sessions brisk. My aims are to build a good relationship with my students, build confidence, increase their knowledge of language and develop skills vital to successful communication.

I would prefer to tutor in my own home but am prepared to travel.

Availability: Week days,week day evenings and Saturdays.

Willing to travel: 10 miles

Experience: I have taught English and English Literature for 31 years to students aged 11 to 18 years. I have successfully taught students in mixed ability classes and in sets across the ability range. After retiring from classroom teaching in December 2009, I have given several students, struggling to meet their target levels at Key Stage 3, one-to one tuition.

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