Working within education and childcare since 2004, Amy has built upon her knowledge and experience with every new role she has undertaken.
Amy studied at the University of Glamorgan and Royal Central School of Speech and Drama, allowing her to teach across the key stages in both state and independent schools in the UK, and at secondary school in Qatar.
hours available per week
7 Plus, 8 Plus, 11 Plus, 13 Plus & English
Originally from Canada, Amy has both a Master’s of Teaching and a degree in Theatre, finishing with a double major in Theatre and Film & Media Studies. Throughout this degree, she took education courses in Intermediate Maths, Educational Psychology, Children’s Literature and Effective Writing.
30.5 hours available per week
7 Plus, 8 Plus, 11 Plus, 13 Plus, Other School Entrance, English, Geography, History & Maths
Alison has worked for the last 20 years in state, independent and international schools across the SE of England and in Asia. She has taught children of all ages from Nursery to Year 8, with a particular focus on Year 6 and secondary (11+, 13+) transition.
9 hours available per week
Recent blog posts
Bridging the gap between overseas and UK-based education when English is your child’s second language
In this blog the first of a new series Holly an experienced ESL English as a Second Language teacher discusses how tailored tutoring could help to bridge the gap for your child if you are...
Cracking open the egg – approaching the ‘unseen text’ without fear
In this blog Graham an experienced teacher and tutor takes us through a unique approach to tackling 'unseen' texts for A-Level and GCSE English You will see that six simple questions can crack open even...
In this blog post tutor and teacher Graham provides an overview of GCSE English explaining its format and content as well as exploring its development and new innovations It's a great place to start if...