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English Literature Tutoring for all A Level students

I specialise in tutoring and teaching psychology however I am also an experienced English tutor and I am doing my PGCE placement in the ESOL department of Hugh Baird College in Merseyside. I provide periodic progress reports for both students and parents and I assign homework between sessions. I aim to keep my students motivated, to challenge them and to give them confidence.

Location

Online via webcam

General info

Skills:

Age:

Teenagers (13-17 years old)
Adults (18-64 years old)
Seniors (65+ years old)

Student level:

Beginner
Intermediate
Advanced

Duration:

60 minutes

The class is taught in:

English

About Me

- When I fell ill while getting classroom experience in 2011 (the summer after I graduated my BSc) my intention was always to try and become a teacher - now I have the opportunity I’ve grabbed it with both hands.
- I have psychology as a background but I love teaching English from KS3-5 and I am good at it as well.
- I’m also training as an ESOL teacher.
- Learning the theories and practice of teaching is essential, but it is the learning process for students that I enjoy the most – seeing them progress and achieve is important to me.

Highlights of Teaching Practice while Tutoring:
- Gaining experience with various exam boards (AQA and OCR for Psychology; AQA, OCR, and WJEC for English).
- Teaching English Literature at A-Level – I adore this subject.
- Meeting a variety of students and teaching them 1x1.
- Tutoring a variety of age groups

Interests outside of work:
- Writing fiction
- Playing tabletop with friends (eg Dungeons and Dragons)
- Watching various genres of movies and TV
- Game Night with friends and family
- Volunteering for various charities – currently work with the MS Society, TM Society, and MS Trust
- Volunteering for societies at university as well as helping with national disability awareness month and fundraising for the MS charities.

Education

- Name of University: University of Liverpool
- Address: Eleanor Rathbone Building, Myrtle Street, Liverpool, L69 3BX
- Name of Course: BSc Psychology
- Dates of Course: 09/2008 - 07/2011
- Areas Covered: Research Methods and Statistics, Biological Psychology, Brain and Cognition, Developmental Psychology, Social Psychology and Individual Differences, Clinical and Forensic Psychology, Cognition and Cognitive Neuroscience, Evolutionary Psychology, Language and Cognition, Psychobiology of Pain, Memory and Central Executive Functions, Research Project, Systematic Review.
- Specialisms: Neuroscience, Developmental, Clinical.
- Highlights: I really enjoyed science…as well as doing a module on sociology theories.

- Name of University: Liverpool John Moores University
- Address: Tithebarn St, Liverpool, L2 2QP
- Name of Course: MSc Health Psychology
- Dates of Course: 09/2016 – 10/2017
- Areas Covered: Empirical Project, Fundamental Issues in Health Psychology, Research Skills and Methodology for Health Psychology, Analysis for Health Psychology, Long Term Conditions, Health Psychology: Context and Application, Psychosocial Factors and Health, Stress, Health, and Coping.
- Specialisms: Empirical Project, Psychosocial Factors, Stress Health and Coping
- Highlights: Presentations, Research, returning to education after 5 years.

- Name of University: Edge Hill University
- Address: Edge Hill University, St Helens Road, Ormskirk, Lancashire, L39 4QP
- Name of Course: PGCE
- Dates of Course: 09/2019 – 07/2020
- Areas Covered: Writing Lesson Plans and Rationales, Peer Teaching, Fundamentals of Curriculum Design, Curriculum Models and Theories, Assessment of Student Learning: Functional Skills (Literacy, Numeracy and SEND), Theoretical Principles of Pedagogy, various learning theories, Safe and Inclusive Learning, Feedback and Classroom Communication,
- Specialisms: Functional Skills, Theory, Research, Inclusivity, and Differentiation
- Highlights: Placement, actually being a teacher and seeing my class progress and succeed.

Experience / Qualifications

Previous school-based experience/experience with children:
- Tutoring
- Placement
- Teaching Assistant in the children’s’ ward of a hospital
- Volunteered in a school listening to children read
- Helped with after school programs at the local community center
I specialise in tutoring and teaching psychology and currently work at a sixth form college teaching psychology. I have a bachelors degree from a Russell Group university and a Masters in Health Psychology as well as a PGCE. I provide periodic progress reports for both students and parents and I assign homework between sessions. I aim to keep my students motivated, to challenge them and to give them confidence.
I specialise in tutoring and teaching psychology and currently work at a sixth form college teaching psychology. I have a bachelors degree from a Russell Group university and a Masters in Health Psychology as well as a PGCE. I provide periodic progress reports for both students and parents and I assign homework between sessions. I aim to keep my students motivated, to challenge them and to give them confidence.
I specialise in tutoring and teaching psychology however I am also an experienced English tutor and I am doing my PGCE placement in the ESOL department of Hugh Baird College in Merseyside. I provide periodic progress reports for both students and parents and I assign homework between sessions. I aim to keep my students motivated, to challenge them and to give them confidence.
I specialise in tutoring and teaching psychology however I am also an experienced English tutor and I am doing my PGCE placement in the ESOL department of Hugh Baird College in Merseyside. I provide periodic progress reports for both students and parents and I assign homework between sessions. I aim to keep my students motivated, to challenge them and to give them confidence.

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