The University of Edinburgh
Sustainable Energy Systems
The University of Aberdeen
Robert Gordon`s College
Information about Matthew
Professional Maths Tutor with BSc Mathematics (1st class) from the University of Aberdeen and MSc in Sustainable Energy Systems from University of Edinburgh.
I am friendly, easy going and take great pride in helping people reach their academic potential.
Every student is an individual and deserves to be treated as such. There is no one size fits all approach that works for everyone so I make sure to really understand how all my students think in order to optimise their learning.
During lessons I go as fast or as slow as needed. I can start from the basics and build up or get straight into more advanced concepts. Practice questions are extremely important and lessons usually consist of us working careful through a question set on a particular topic. It is very important to me that my tutees feel comfortable and their confidence continues to rise with each lesson.
I believe that everyone deserves the best chance at school. It does not matter to me if you are a straight A student looking for some insurance, or if you are a bottom set student who has always struggled with maths. All I ask from my tutees is a willingness to learn.
Availability: Weekdays and weekends. Available over the summer.
Willing to travel: 10 miles
Experience: I have over 8 years of tutoring experience and have tutored 100+ pupils of varying mathematical ability, which has given me a great insight into the common problems pupils have. The majority of my lessons happen face to face but over the last few years, especially in 2020, I have had a lot of requests for online lessons.
I cover the main syllabuses taught in Scotland and England. I also have experience tutoring international curriculum such as American K-12 and South African Matriculation. Here is a list of the levels I have most experience with:
AS and A Level Maths and Further Maths (AQA, Edexcel etc)
IB SL and HL, Applications and Interpretation or Analysis and Approaches
A large number of my tutees were found through word-of-mouth from former tutees pleased with their results.
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Feedback For Matthew (1)
In the run up to my University exams, I have been attending lessons with Matthew for the past 4 weeks.
His professional attitude and conduct have put me at ease, meaning i have been able to develop my skill set and confidence to be exam ready. He is flexible and keen to fit in lessons after my work commitments. Plus he is always at hand for contacting with a Maths problem, which is useful for home study.
I would recommend Matthew for all academic levels, and his lessons are great value for money!
Tutors Response :
Many thanks for your kind feedback!