11 Plus (English, Maths, Verbal Reasoning, Non-Verbal Reasoning and Science)
13 Plus (Maths, Non-Verbal Reasoning and Science)
Other School Entrance (10+ Maths, 10+ Non-Verbal Reasoning, 10+ Science, 12+ Maths, 12+ Non-Verbal Reasoning and 12+ Science)
Chemistry (KS3, GCSE AQA, GCSE Edexcel and GCSE OCR)
Maths (KS2, KS3, GCSE AQA, GCSE Edexcel and GCSE OCR)
Physics (KS3, GCSE AQA, GCSE Edexcel and GCSE OCR)
Philip has worked with children aiming to attend the following schools:
42 to Winchester College (9 Elections) 48 to Radley College (2 Scholarships) 23 to Eton College (4 Scholarships including 1 King's) 26 to Marlborough College (1 Scholarship) 28 to Sherborne School (1 Scholarship) 14 to Harrow School (2 Scholarships) Other schools including; Canford, Repton, Shiplake, Millfield, Cheltenham, Charterhouse, Tonbridge and Westminster with a number of scholarships at each.
Philip left school with A-Levels in Maths, Physics and Chemistry. He then went on to complete his B.Sc. at the University of Bristol and graduated with a first class Masters' degree from The Business School, University of Exeter. Philip then qualified as a teacher, he trained in teaching Secondary School Science with a particular specialism in Physics.
Philip then worked as a private tutor preparing pupils for senior school entrance at 7+,11+, 13+ as well as preparing teenagers to sit their GCSE's and A-Level examinations.
For the past six years, Philip has been teaching at one of the country's leading Preparatory Schools. Philip has been teaching Maths and Science from years 3-8 which has included 13+ Common Entrance and Scholarship material.
Philip also specialises in School entrance and has a vast experience of preparing pupils for entrance exams, pre-tests and interviews for the top schools in the country. Philip has been involved in assessing pupils entering schools at 7 and 11 and therefore knows what schools are looking for.
When Philip is not teaching he enjoys golf, running and cooking.
Philip qualified to teach Physics in 2013, and holds a P.G.C.E. from University of Southampton .
|University Name||Name of degree||Year of graduation|
|University of Bristol||B.Sc. Experimental Psychology||2010|
|University of Exeter||M.Sc. International Management||2011|
We collect references for all of our tutors when they join. Not all referees agree to have their reference publically listed, but when they do we show them here.
Philip is a hardworking and dedicated school teacher. He is well organised, capable and proficient in both teaching and classroom management. I would have no hesitation in recommending him as a Tutor.
Wednesday, 5th December 2018
Philip, 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.