Biology (KS3, GCSE AQA, GCSE Edexcel, GCSE OCR, IGCSE, A Level AQA, A Level Edexcel, A Level OCR, Pre-U, IB Standard Level, IB Higher Level and IB MYP)
Chemistry (KS3, GCSE AQA, GCSE Edexcel, GCSE OCR and IGCSE)
Physics (KS3, GCSE AQA, GCSE Edexcel, GCSE OCR and IGCSE)
Holly graduated with First Class Honours in Pharmacology from Bristol University in 2012 where she developed deep understanding of anatomy, physiology, neuroscience and pharmacology. She was accepted onto the Teach First Leadership development programme and pursued her passion for science and education. Over the past three years as a classroom teacher she has inspired and instilled great enthusiasm and academic excellence in her students. She enjoys the challenge of teaching difficult concepts and ensuring students are not only confident but secure in their science knowledge. Last year she played a pivotal role in securing an outstanding set of GCSE results for her schools science department.
Holly is currently working in a large mixed comprehensive school. Her drive and passion for education are reflected in her appoint as Head of Year 9 Sciences last year in which she took on responsibility for a challenging year group and development of schemes of work after just two years of teaching.
Holly has also been a tutor in sciences for the last two years and specialises in GCSE/iGCSE science and Biology A level/IB tuition. She focuses on personalising tuition to her tutees, by using a range of techniques that improve their confidence and exam techniques. By using a holistic approach to tuition she ensures that her tutees make outstanding progress and achieve beyond their expectations.
Holly is a keen traveller and has spent the last two summers teaching and providing teacher training in a Norwegian summer school. She also enjoys practicing yoga and playing netball in her spare time.
Holly qualified to teach Science in 2013, and holds a Post Graduate Certificate of Education (PGCE) from Canterbury Christchurch University College.
|University Name||Name of degree||Year of graduation|
|Bristol University||BSc Pharmacology||2012|
"A great tutor who helped my son immensely with a crash revision for his IB Biology HL. Thank you.
Thursday, 22nd September 2016
Mother of IB Biology student
Holly is available for online tuition to students anywhere in the world. Find out more about online tuition.
Holly, 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.