Tutor profile - Helen


7 Plus, 8 Plus, 11 Plus, English, Maths & Spanish

Like all our tutors, Helen is a qualified teacher Like all our tutors, Helen holds a degree from a top University Like all our tutors, Helen holds a full, clean criminal records checkHelen holds a degree from a Russell Group University

Helen's biography

Helen has worked as a full-time teacher in London for seven years and is considered an outstanding teacher. Helen’s speciality and passion is mathematics. She has been the Maths Lead in her school since 2018 and was accredited as a Professional Development Lead by the NCETM (National Centre for Excellence in the Teaching of Mathematics) in 2020. Helen runs regular training for teachers who want to improve their teaching in the subject, and is a strong proponent of teaching maths in a conceptual and connected way.

Helen has taught at John Keble Church of England Primary School since 2016. She was voted onto the board of governors in 2019 and runs a popular chess club.

Helen studied History at Newcastle University before living and teaching in Ecuador for two years, where she achieved her Cambridge CELTA qualification and learnt Spanish. During her time in Ecuador, Helen tutored multiple students to pass their IELTS and other Cambridge exams. She earned her Primary PGCE from the Institute of Education (the world number one for Education) in 2014.
Helen considers herself a life-long learner. She reads widely, practices yoga daily and is hoping to study French in either Dakar or Bordeaux in the summer holidays.

Helen's qualifications

Helen qualified to teach Primary education in 2014, and holds a PGCE from . Institute of Education, University of London.

University name Name of degree Year of graduation
University of Newcastle Upon Tyne BA in History 2011

Subjects tutored:

7 Plus

8 Plus

11 Plus (English, Maths, Verbal Reasoning and Non-Verbal Reasoning)

English (KS1, KS2 and ESL)

Maths (KS1, KS2 and KS3)

Spanish (KS3)

Here's where Helen can teach


  • Finsbury Park, Manor House, Harringay, Stroud Green (N4)
  • Hornsey, Crouch End, Harringay (N8)
  • West Green, Seven Sisters, Duckett’s Green (N15)
  • Tottenham, South Tottenham (N17)
  • Muswell Hill (N10)
  • Islington

  • Highbury, Highbury Fields (N5)
  • Holloway, Barnsbury, Islington, Tufnell Park (N7)
  • Hackney

  • Stoke Newington, Stamford Hill, Shacklewell, Dalston, Newington Green (N16)