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Professional Online Primary Literacy Tutors

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professional online Literacy tutor Rupert
Education; Neurodevelopmental Conditions; Archaeology, Durham University

Postgraduate Certificate in Education - Keele University

Postgraduate Certificate in ADHD and Related Neurodevelopmental Conditons - New School of Psychotherapy and Counselling

European Mentoring and Coaching Council

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professional online Literacy tutor Elisabeth
PGCE - Primary Teaching with Spanish, University College London (UCL) - Institute of Education

Fully qualified, experienced teacher and tutor for KS1/KS2/KS3 Maths, English, History, Geography and Science, Spanish KS4 and 11plus Exams.

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231 hours taught
professional online Literacy tutor Philip
MA in Theology, University of Wales, Trinity St. David

First taught online in 2007 and offline in 1996 - I am a UK native speaker: specialist for IELTS/business + general English. I have multiple English teaching certificates, an English Literature Major and additional Creative Writing Minor university degree + an "enhanced DBS" security check (on the automatic update service) - the first 30 minute meeting is free.

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975 hours taught
professional online Literacy tutor Samantha
English literature, The Open University

Experienced English teacher! I teach KS1 – KS5, preparing students for year 2/ 6 SATS, 11+, GCSE and A level assessments. I have taught AQA, Edexcel and Eduqas examination boards. I provide bespoke 1-2-1 online tuition to enable my students to learn from anywhere in the world!

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166 hours taught
professional online Literacy tutor Charlotte
Law, Cambridge University

Friendly, fun and experienced English tutor covering all age groups and all areas of English support. Cambridge Law graduate who has worked both in the City and internationally with Magic Circle law firms and is delighted to support students with an individual approach tailored to their their specific needs.

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720 hours taught
professional online Literacy tutor Carly
PGCE Leisure and Tourism, John Moores University, Liverpool

My name is Carly, I am from Ireland and I am currently living in Porto, Northern Portugal.
I have been a Humanities teacher for 10 years with over 4 years experience teaching in international schools in both Malaysia and Portugal. Prior to this I taught in secondary schools throughout the UK. I currently teach Geography and Global Perspectives at both KS3 and IGCSE level.

I wasn't born to just teach. I was born to inspire others, to change people and to never give up even when faced with challenges that seem impossible.

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12 hours taught
professional online Literacy tutor Rebecca
English and Drama, University of Kent

Experienced English teacher, passionate about English Language and Literature, I love to enthuse young people who struggle with English, pupils who want to enhance their skills, revise for an exam, improve specific areas and help reach a personal goal. I have experience working with pupils with all needs and backgrounds, I'm friendly, welcoming, encouraging and very enthusiastic.

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257 hours taught
professional online Literacy tutor Carla
BA (Hons) English, University of Hull

Exceptional, friendly, fully qualified, enthusiastic teacher of English Language and Literature with a genuine passion to see my students achieve their maximum potential.

Experienced in Online tutoring and in a Classroom environment. I am Engaging, interactive and dynamic in my approach and always try to make my lessons interesting and intuitive

I tutor a range of students from 9 - 18 years old. In KS2 KS3, KS4, GCSE resits including students with learning difficulties, regularly achieving excellent results.

I have been an AQA examiner since 2016 and have a wide and comprehensive range of learning tools to draw from. Including my own and reputable Schemes of work.

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80 hours taught
professional online Literacy tutor Daisy
English and Drama PGCE / English Literature, London Metropolitan University / University of Kent

Seeking new students. I am a creative and intuitive PGCE trained Secondary level English and Drama teacher, with a First Class English Literature degree. I am available to tutor students across key stages 3, 4 and 5 and at undergraduate level.

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950 hours taught
professional online Literacy tutor Dr Steve
Doctorate, University College London: Institute of Education; Postgraduate in Philosophy: Birkbeck College, University of London; MA in Design: UAL Central Saint Martins;

I have 26 years of experience in tutoring and supporting learners to achieve their goals. I have a strong knowledge of excellent academic practice, developing your understanding of the arguments, and sharpening your subject comprehension, critical thinking, and essay writing skills for examination and assessment. I convert complicated theories and paradigms into straightforward ideas, with practical worth, and impart useful advice to my clients.

I tutor KS3, GCSE/IGCSE, A-Level/IAL-Level, AP, CAIE/CIE, EPQ, IB, IPQ, PRE-U, and SQA Learners, Undergraduate, Postgraduate/Doctoral Students, Oxbridge Entrance/UCAS Personal Statement Applicants, and US Common App/Ivy Applicants, College Essay Students, and Professional Clients.

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8539 hours taught
professional online Literacy tutor Maral
Environmental Policies and Energy Sustainability , Imperial College London

Imperial College PhD graduate with 10 years of tutoring experience in Maths, Science and English. I thrive on your growth and achievements and I'd love to see you achieve your goals.

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300 hours taught
professional online Literacy tutor Chris
Natural Sciences, Cambridge University

Hello, I'm Chris and I aim not just to teach you the facts of your subject, but also to build your understanding, confidence and independent thinking. I'm an experienced teacher and tutor from GCSE right through to Primary School level and have also taught a wide range of abilities, ranging from those aiming for top grades to those who are really struggling. Every student is different, so I adapt my teaching style to each individual.

Using this approach, I've helped students improve their GCSE grades by two levels (or more) in Maths and all three Sciences.

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139 hours taught

Recent Literacy Primary Tutor Class Reviews

Carla - Malc- Literacy - Primary
13th January 2022
Great rapport. Lovely lady… will be missed
Andrew - Philip- Literacy - Primary
15th June 2020
Thanks Andrew A very insightful tutorial


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What qualifications do your primary literacy tutors have?

Our primary literacy tutors on Spires Online Tutors are highly qualified professionals with extensive experience in teaching and tutoring primary-level students. They hold relevant degrees and certifications in education, English language, and literacy instruction.

How do I choose the right primary literacy tutor for my child?

We understand that finding the right tutor for your child is crucial. At Spires Online Tutors, we provide a comprehensive tutor matching service. You can specify your requirements, such as the level of expertise needed, teaching style, and availability. Our advanced algorithm will then match you with the most suitable primary literacy tutor based on your preferences.

Can the primary literacy tutors help with specific literacy difficulties?

Absolutely! Our primary literacy tutors are experienced in addressing various literacy difficulties, including reading comprehension, phonics, spelling, and writing skills. They will tailor their teaching approach to meet your child’s specific needs and provide targeted support to help them overcome any challenges they may be facing.

How do the online primary literacy tutoring sessions work?

Our online primary literacy tutoring sessions are conducted through our user-friendly virtual classroom platform. Students and tutors can interact in real-time using video, audio, and chat features. Tutors utilize a range of engaging resources, interactive activities, and personalized lesson plans to make the sessions effective and enjoyable for the students.

What is the duration and frequency of the primary literacy tutoring sessions?

The duration and frequency of the primary literacy tutoring sessions can be customized according to your preferences and your child’s learning needs. Typically, sessions are scheduled for 1 hour, and the frequency can range from once a week to multiple sessions per week, depending on the level of support required.

How do I monitor my child’s progress during the primary literacy tutoring sessions?

We understand the importance of tracking your child’s progress. Our online platform provides a comprehensive progress tracking system that allows you to monitor your child’s performance, view session recordings, and communicate with the tutor. Regular progress reports are also provided to keep you informed about your child’s development.

Can the primary literacy tutors help with homework and assignments?

Yes, our primary literacy tutors are more than capable of assisting with homework and assignments. They can provide guidance, feedback, and support to ensure that your child understands the concepts and completes their tasks accurately. Our tutors aim to enhance your child’s independent learning skills while providing the necessary assistance.

How do I schedule primary literacy tutoring sessions?

Scheduling primary literacy tutoring sessions is easy and convenient. Once you have selected a tutor, you can coordinate with them directly through our platform to find mutually suitable time slots. Our platform also allows for easy rescheduling and cancellations, ensuring flexibility to accommodate your busy schedule.

Are the primary literacy tutoring sessions one-on-one or group sessions?

At Spires Online Tutors, we primarily offer one-on-one primary literacy tutoring sessions. This personalized approach allows tutors to focus solely on your child’s needs, ensuring maximum attention and progress. However, if you prefer group sessions for your child and their peers, we can arrange that as well.

How do I pay for the primary literacy tutoring sessions?

We offer secure and convenient payment options for our primary literacy tutoring sessions. You can make payments through our platform using various methods, including credit/debit cards, PayPal, or bank transfers. Our transparent pricing ensures that you only pay for the sessions you book, with no hidden fees.

Can I request a trial session with a primary literacy tutor before committing?

Yes, we encourage you to request a trial session with a primary literacy tutor before committing to regular sessions. This allows you and your child to experience the teaching style, rapport, and effectiveness of the tutor firsthand. Simply let us know, and we will arrange a trial session for you.

What if my child doesn’t connect well with the assigned primary literacy tutor?

We understand that not every tutor-student match is perfect. If, for any reason, you feel that your child doesn’t connect well with the assigned primary literacy tutor, you can request a tutor change. Our dedicated support team will work closely with you to find a better match based on your feedback and requirements.

Can I switch to a different primary literacy tutor if I’m not satisfied with my current one?

Yes, we understand that the tutor-student relationship is crucial for effective learning. If you are not satisfied with your current primary literacy tutor, you can request a tutor change. Our support team will assist you in finding a new tutor who better suits your needs and learning style.

How do I provide feedback on the primary literacy tutoring sessions?

We highly value your feedback on the primary literacy tutoring sessions. You can provide feedback directly through our platform, either privately to the tutor or to our support team. Your feedback helps us continuously improve our services and ensures that we maintain the highest level of customer satisfaction.

How do I get additional assistance or support for primary literacy tutoring?

If you need additional assistance or support for primary literacy tutoring on Spires Online Tutors, our dedicated support team is available to help you. You can reach out to us through our platform’s messaging system, and we will promptly address your queries and provide the necessary guidance.

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