French (General, KS3, GCSE AQA, GCSE Edexcel, GCSE OCR, IGCSE, A Level AQA, A Level Edexcel and A Level OCR)
Latin (General, KS3, GCSE AQA, GCSE Edexcel, GCSE OCR, IGCSE and A Level OCR)
After graduating from Oxford University with a BA in Classics and Modern Languages, Anna has gained 24 years of teaching experience in Secondary and Middle Schools and has carried out a variety of roles, including Head of French, Head of Classics, Head of Sixth Form and Assistant Headteacher. She is also an examiner for Edexcel A level French.
Anna is a very experienced teacher of French, Latin and Classical Civilisation (at key stages 3, 4 and 5) and has an excellent track record of inspiring and supporting students to fulfil their full potential. Anna provides effective support and guidance tailored to students’ individual needs and helps them develop in to resilient, independent learners with a passion for their chosen subject.
In addition to her wide-ranging teaching experience, Anna has also gained extensive experience of one-to-one academic mentoring. This mentoring has been very successful in raising students’ aspirations, improving motivation levels, building self-confidence and helping students develop effective study and revision techniques.
In her free time, Anna enjoys outdoor activities with her two sons, including cycling, camping and playing football.
Anna qualified to teach French in 1995, and holds a PGCE from Canterbury Christ Church College.
|University Name||Name of degree||Year of graduation|
|Oxford University||BA Honours - Classics and Modern Languages (French and Latin)||1994|
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Anna is a real asset in our school. She is always professional and works hard helping all the pupils with academic and pastoral concerns. She works hard and always gives of her best. She likes to see things through to completion and will readily give up her own time if necessary to help pupils. Anna is fully understanding of the requirements of exam boards and plans interesting and appropriate lessons which are enjoyed by her pupils. She stretches them so they reach their potential and she is able to work with both very able and less able pupils, bringing out the best in them. Anna is kind and caring and always considers the needs of the pupils. She is a good manager and she is well liked by other staff in the school, both teachers and support staff.
Thursday, 13th May 2021
Anna is an outstanding teacher. Reliable, knowledgeable and thorough, she would be an excellent tutor. She is supportive, clear, organised, methodical and patient. Pupils respond extremely favourably towards her.
Thursday, 13th May 2021
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Anna, like all of our tutors, is a qualified teacher and has been interviewed by us personally. All of our tutors have at least two years of classroom teaching experience and come with fantastic references and criminal records checks.