11 Plus (Maths, Verbal Reasoning and Non-Verbal Reasoning)
13 Plus (Maths, Verbal Reasoning and Non-Verbal Reasoning)
Maths (KS3, GCSE AQA, GCSE Edexcel, GCSE OCR, IGCSE, IGCSE additional, A Level AQA, A Level Edexcel, A Level OCR, A Level Further Maths, IB Studies, IB Standard Level, IB Higher Level and IB Further Maths Higher Level)
Samir has an Honours degree in Mathematics and Statistics from a Russel group university. He has several years classroom teaching experience and has worked in a Mathematics department rated outstanding by Ofsted. He was highly influential in supporting this department to achieve a 93% pass rate.
Samir has a genuine passion for teaching and really enjoys making young people realise their potential. He entered the teaching profession via the prestigious Teach First Leadership Development Programme. He attained his Post-graduate Certificate in Education (PGCE) from the Institute of Education in 2012 (now University College London). At the end of his first year of teaching, he was graded outstanding.
Samir has over 10 years tutoring experience and possesses excellent subject knowledge. His tutoring style is very much student lead. He focuses on providing students with the fundamental principles of a module/topic which will allow them to excel within the subject.
Due to his experiences working with different types of students at all levels, he has developed the ability to embed and communicate mathematical concepts in a clear and concise manner. He possesses excellent interpersonal and soft skills required to nurture a child's learning. He has a patient and encouraging approach to teaching and focuses on building confidence within students, as well as improving their subject knowledge.
Samir is also a Chartered Accountant with advance level accreditation through first sitting exam passes. As Well as working as a Mathematics teacher in the UK, he has taught abroad.
Samir served as a school governor and previously worked as a professional coach to support teachers working in challenging schools.
In 2013, Samir completed voluntary work in the rural areas of South-West Uganda. He supported communities suffering from extreme poverty. Over a 3 month period he taught both students and teachers in local primary schools.
In his spare time, Samir plays a lot of sports including football, tennis and squash. He is an active member of his local community chess club and enjoys travelling.
Samir qualified to teach Maths in 2012, and holds a PGCE from University College London - Institute of Education.
|University Name||Name of degree||Year of graduation|
|The Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales||ACA (Association of Chartered Accountants)||2018|
|University College London - Institute of Education||PGCE||2012|
|Queen Mary University London||Mathematics, Statistics and Finance||2011|
I have experience in tutoring IB Maths at all levels.
Samir is available for online tuition to students anywhere in the world. Find out more about online tuition.
Samir, 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.