Ally has nine years worth of experience in education since qualifying as as an outstanding teacher through the prestigious Teach First programme (a fast-track teacher training scheme for high-achieving graduates). Ally obtained the highest-possible ratings for her teaching from Ofsted due to the exceptional progress her pupils made.
Alanya is an experienced tutor and classroom teacher and works as a teacher educator, tutoring trainee teachers and their mentors across London.
Alanya has a breadth of tuition experience, having worked with pupils for entrance at 7,8, 9 and 11 plus, as well grammar school entrance and general booster tuition.
Simon is a graduate of Emmanuel College, University of Cambridge and completed his Master's degree at Royal Holloway, University of London. After a period as a researcher and university lecturer, he decided to switch careers into school teaching, qualifying through the Graduate Teacher Programme in 2003.
Francesca studied English Literature and Philosophy at the University of Edinburgh and went on to train with the prestigious Teach First Leadership Development program. Having gained a PGCE from the Institute of Education with ‘outstanding’ status, she taught for a number of years at an academy in North London before going on to study a masters in Psychology.
Throughout academic study, Tim has continually set himself high expectations: he achieved nine A* grades at GCSE and performed well enough in the International Baccalaureate to meet his offer to study English Literature at the University of Exeter. He fully applied himself at degree level, enjoying the diverse and challenging modules (including a year in Canada where he focused on North American literature), and he was very pleased to graduate with First-Class Honours.
Louis is a qualified teacher of Mathematics and Economics with over 8 years' teaching experience. After graduating from the University of Warwick with a bachelor's degree in Economics, he completed his PGCE in Secondary Mathematics at the prestigious Institute of Education.
Emily has 13 years of experience as an outstanding educator. She studied at The University of St Andrews, obtaining her Masters in Classical Studies and Ancient History before a year spent teaching English as a Foreign Language in Argentina.
Sarah is an upper primary teacher who specialises in online 11+ tuition for students in Years 4 , 5 and 6 (8- 10 year old). Her speciality is preparing students for entry into competitive secondary schools in both London day schools and boarding schools further afield in the UK.
English Literature has the power to transport you into a world of ideas and English Language gives you the power to transport others into yours. Sophie is passionate about enabling students to find this power within themselves.