Tutor profile - Adam


7 Plus, 8 Plus, 11 Plus, 13 Plus, English, French & Maths

Like all our tutors, Adam is a qualified teacher Like all our tutors, Adam holds a degree from a top University Like all our tutors, Adam holds a full, clean criminal records checkAdam holds a degree from OxbridgeAdam holds a Masters degreeAdam holds a First Class degreeAdam either works or has worked as an examiner for an exam boardAdam holds a degree from a Russell Group University
Adam did a wonderful job of putting my son at ease - provided assurance during the tutoring sessions while at the same time ensuring that he always pitched work at the right level. I am sure that he gave my son the extra boost he needed to pass his school entrance exam.

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Adam's biography

Adam completed his Certificate In Education at Cambridge University and his postgraduate Diploma at the London School of Economics. He has nearly two decades of experience preparing children for entrance to leading London day and boarding schools at the 7+, 8+, 11+ and 13+. He has a proven track record of securing places for children at schools such as Westminster, Latymer, City of London, City of London Girls’ School, Dulwich College, Emanuel School, Harrow, James Allen’s Girls’ School, (JAGS), King's College Wimbledon and St Paul's.

Adam has worked as acting Deputy Head and Director of Studies at leading London independent preparatory schools. Adam is a highly skilled English and Mathematics teacher, with almost two decades in senior management roles, teaching in the classroom and tutoring children all over the world.

Adam is available to tutor children aged 7-13 in English, Verbal Reasoning and Maths. He is also fluent in French!

Adam's lessons are always challenging, engaging, and adapted to the needs and abilities of each individual child. Continued feedback to parents is a core part of his tuition. He has twin boys of his own and loves the fact that he spends his days helping to get the very best out of children.

School entrance experience

Adam has worked with children aiming to attend the following schools:

Last year, Adam led a cohort of 42 children to achieve offers for places at the following schools:

Alleyns 1 offer
Benenden 1 offer, 1 acceptance
Claremont Fan Court 1 offer
Dulwich 1 offer
Emanuel 6 offers 1 acceptance
Epsom College 7 offers, 2 acceptances
Ewell Castle 1 offer
Francis Holland 1 offer
Fulham Prep 2 offers
Fulham Boys 1 offer, 1 acceptance
Godolphin & Latymer 1 acceptance
Hampton 4 Academic Scholarships
Heathfield 1 offer, 1 acceptance
Highgate 1 offer, 1 acceptance
Ibstock Place 7 offers, 4 acceptances
Kew House 12 offers, 3 acceptances
King’s College 2 Academic Scholarships
Kingston Grammar 4 offers, 1 acceptance
Lady Eleanor Holles 4 offers, 2 acceptances
Latymer Upper 2 offers
Manor House 1 offer
Marymount International 1 offer, 1 acceptance
Notting Hill and Ealing High 1 offer
Notre Dame 3 offers, 2 acceptances
Prior’s Field 2 offers
Putney High 4 offers, 1 Academic Scholarship
Queensgate 1 offer
Radnor House 6 offers, 2 Academic Scholarships
Reed’s 6 offers, 2 Academic Scholarships
Reigate Grammar 1 offer, 1 acceptance
Royal Russell 1 offer
St Catherine’s (Twickenham) 4 offers, 1 acceptance
St Catherine’s Bramley 2 offers, 2 acceptances
St James Senior Boys’ 1 offer
St James Girls’ 1 offer
St John’s (Leatherhead) 9 offers, 3 acceptances
St Paul’s Girls’ 3 offers, 1 acceptance
Surbiton High 11 offers, 3 Academic Scholarships
Thames Christian College 2 offers, 1 acceptance
The Harrodian 2 offers, 1 acceptance
The Perse 1 offer, 1 acceptance
Tiffin Girls 1 offer, 1 acceptance
Woldingham 1 offer
Whitgift 2 Academic Scholarships
Westminster 1 offer
Wimbledon High 2 Academic Scholarships

Adam's qualifications

Adam qualified to teach Primary education in 2003, and holds a PGCE in Primary Education from . Cambridge University.

University name Name of degree Year of graduation
London School of Economics Postgraduate Diploma in Sociology 2002
Royal Holloway University of London BA Hons in French and Drama (with some English modules) 2001

Subjects tutored:

7 Plus

8 Plus

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

13 Plus (English, Maths, Verbal Reasoning, Non-Verbal Reasoning and French)

English (General and KS3)

French (General, KS3 and Advanced Placement)

Maths (KS3)