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professional online Psychology tutor Hannah
Psychology, Loughborough University

Experienced and qualified A-level and GCSE psychology teacher. Student achieved highest A-level score in the whole of China for two years in a row.

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1868 hours taught
professional online Psychology tutor Amy
BA/MA English, Drama and Education , University of Cambridge

Hello! I am a Cambridge-educated tutor with years of experience in assisting students with academic work, in a variety of subjects, especially Psychology, Sociology, Education, Media and Research Methods - from undergraduate to Doctorate level. I am flexible, dedicated and personal in my approach, have an excellent eye for detail and criticality and happy to provide structuring, editing, proofreading and feedback services.

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2769 hours taught
professional online Psychology tutor Karen
Psychology , The Open University

I have been a fully qualified teacher for over 15 years, and have consistently been rated an ‚ÄėOutstanding¬†lead subject teacher with an extensive subject knowledge and a passion for Psychology'. As well as being an experienced A Level examiner, I have now been tutoring on-line through Spires for five years (1000+ hours) working with both A level and IB students. Meticulous lesson planning and organisation of schemes of work and resources are paramount in my teaching. I have¬†high expectations of all students and see my¬†key strength in being able to impart confidence in them and their abilities.

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1372 hours taught
professional online Psychology tutor Harriet
Psychology PhD, University of Huddersfield

Experienced Psychology Tutor, currently undertaking a PhD in Psychology, looking into Emotional Labour and Boundaries in Care Workers! I would love to help you with Psychology, looking forward to hearing from you!

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948 hours taught
professional online Psychology tutor Ruwayda
Masters Degree, Lebanese American university

I have 22 years of teaching experience in 2 universities. I can teach computer and Statistics courses. I have a very good experience in SPSS / Jamovi / Jasp / Stata to help you in your statistics courses and in your research. I am very patient, dedicated, and ready to assist you in understanding key concepts.

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3156 hours taught
professional online Psychology tutor Paulomi
Psychology , University of Mumbai

Qualified and experienced Psychology tutor with 10 years of high school teaching ( IB and AP Psychology) experience. I have taught 350+ students over 9 years. I am also an IBDP Examiner. I provide personalized and effective lessons to help students improve their grades, develop strong conceptaul clarity and exceed their academic goals!

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600 hours taught
professional online Psychology tutor Angela
Psychology , Sheffield Hallam University

Experienced GCSE, A Level and IB teacher, an examiner of Psychology and Sociology for 18 years.

My passion is teaching students what makes people tick and how society is structured.

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731 hours taught
professional online Psychology 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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8103 hours taught
professional online Psychology tutor Liezel
Research Psychology, Stellenbosch University

I am a quantitative researcher with more than 30 years experience, who specializes in statistics and research methodology. I hold a PhD and am a registered research psychologist. I was a lecturer for many years in research methodology and statistics for the social sciences, as well as psychometrics. I am also an SPSS trainer and tutor SPSS from introductory to advanced topics.

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1300 hours taught
professional online Psychology tutor Alexander
Cognitive Neuroscience, Health and Clinical Psychology, Birkbeck, University of London

I'm a current Ph.D. student investigating the neural underpinnings of depression and anxiety, and how certain interventions effect them. I love the field and want to help you hone your strengths and love the subject of psychology and the wider sciences!

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484 hours taught
professional online Psychology tutor Rohit
MA in Psychology, M S University

I am an IB tutor for more than 14 years and an IB Examiner since 2015. I guide students in understanding the assessment criteria for performing effectively in their assignments and exams. Being passionate about critical thinking, my interest and expertise in teaching Theory of knowledge (TOK) and Psychology have only developed over the years. I was a University Topper and prefer to teach my subjects with meaningful and practical applications. Every student has a unique learning style, and I adapt to their uniqueness to enhance their academic achievement. I focus on enhancing the understanding of the subject content, along with the achievement of higher grades.

I tutor students for Theory of Knowledge, IB Psychology HL/SL and Psychology Extended Essay.

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1217 hours taught
professional online Psychology tutor Annemarie
BSc Psychology, Middlesex


I currently work as a private psychology and sociology tutor, working with home educated students and state educated students. I previously worked within the Health sector alongside the NHS as the NDPP service coordinator and before that as an NDPP educator focusing on health and cognitive change.

I have studied psychology at BSC level, and have Alevels psychology, history and biology. I have GCSE in maths and am currently refreshing my GCSE inline with the current curriculum.

I have experience teaching, as i have worked at a local secondary school, as a teaching assistant and have been tutoring GCSE, AS and A Level Psychology for the last 3 years.

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Recent Psychology Tutor Class Reviews

Dr Amelia - ilyaas- Psychology - Undergraduate
8th April 2024
this online spires psychology class was very useful amelia explained to me how to properly do the APA 7th editon style referencings and in text citation sin my university psychology assignments and it was very useful
Natalie - Rose- Psychology - A Level
8th April 2024
Really good helped understand structure
Stamatina (Tina) - Elina- Psychology - IB
5th April 2024
very informative pleasant and helpful
Paulomi - Louisa- Psychology - IB
5th April 2024
I've been taking IB Psychology at a Standard Level, and it's quite challenging for me. As the mock exams approached, I realized I needed support, so I decided to seek out a tutor during the holiday break. That's when I found Paulomi. Her tutoring sessions have been incredibly helpful in clarifying complex concepts, understanding various studies and key words. Her guidance has also alleviated a lot of the stress I am currently feeling as exams are approaching closer. Paulomi's preparation and creative explanations make me feel more confident in the subject and more prepared than before. I highly recommend her to anyone seeking support in IB Psychology!
Liam - Lauryn- Psychology - Postgraduate
5th April 2024
Liam was super helpful and had some great ideas. I am feeling 10x better about this essay. I definitely recommend booking a session with Liam.
Hannah - Maddie- Psychology - A Level
3rd April 2024
really helpful :)
Natalie - Fenella- Psychology - Dissertations
3rd April 2024
As always, really enjoyable and brilliant
Liam - June- Psychology - Dissertations
31st March 2024
I am very grateful for the opportunity to work with Liam who is an incredible tutor! What sets him apart is his patience, encouragement, kindness and unwavering support during the writing of my thesis. He hasn't only guided me through producing an excellent thesis; his reasonable fees will make quality tutoring accessible to many students. I highly recommend Liam not just for his academic support, but also for his sincere mentorship and encouragement!
Hannah - Maddie- Psychology - A Level
29th March 2024
so helpful
Ruwayda - Jodie- Psychology - Undergraduate
27th March 2024
brilliant really helpful!

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FAQs For Online Psychology Tutoring At Spires Online Tutors

Why Study Psychology?

Studying psychology is the gateway to understanding human behaviour. Delving into psychology offers insights into our actions, emotions, and decisions. With psychology’s vast scope, its relevance is seen in virtually every domain, making it an unparalleled subject. The acquired knowledge from studying psychology benefits both personal and professional relationships. Recognising behavioural patterns and motivations enhances interpersonal interactions. In the commercial world, psychology graduates play pivotal roles, assisting businesses and governments. Organisational psychologists, for instance, streamline workflows and enhance workplace productivity. Indeed, by opting for psychology, students gain access to an array of career avenues, all underpinned by the foundational principles of the subject.

How Can Expert Psychology Tutoring Help Me?

Top-tier psychology tutoring is an invaluable resource for students. Expert psychology tutors craft bespoke learning strategies, prioritising students’ unique needs and objectives. Such personalised tutoring fosters skill development and academic growth. Beyond addressing areas of difficulty, lessons challenge students, fostering continuous improvement and instilling efficient learning habits.

Why Is Spires the Best Choice for Psychology Tutoring?

At Spires, we pride ourselves on the calibre of our psychology tutors. A mere 4% of applicant tutors make the cut, ensuring that our roster is filled with seasoned educators, many of whom boast degrees from premier global institutions. Our competitive pricing, facilitated by an auction-based rate system, guarantees value for money. The online platform is user-friendly and laden with features like an interactive whiteboard. For revision purposes, students can revisit recorded lessons. Spires manages all administrative elements, including tutor matching and payment processing, leaving students free to focus solely on their psychology learning journey.

Does the Location of Psychology Tutors Matter to Your Learning?

With Spires, geography is no barrier to top-notch psychology tuition. Our online platform ensures you can learn online with the best psychology tutors, irrespective of your location. Simply select your preferred psychology tutor, discuss your objectives about what you want to learn, and schedule your tuition lessons. An online psychology tutor can offer the same quality of tuition, regardless of distance.

Who Will Be Your Expert in Psychology Tutoring?

The choice of psychology tutor is entirely yours! Spires has a vast pool of online psychology tutors, allowing students to select the ideal tutor for their tuition needs. Delve into the tutor profiles, peruse reviews, examine their qualifications, and engage with tutors through preliminary online chats. Once you identify the psychology tutor who aligns with your learning style, you can schedule your first lesson. Remember, the right psychology tutor can significantly enhance your grades and love for the subject.

Are Online Psychology Tutors Readily Available for Private Lessons?

Certainly! Spires proudly presents over 60 dedicated psychology tutors, each proficient in a plethora of topics from GCSE and A-Level Psychology to more intricate postgraduate literature. With such an extensive collection of tutors, you’re bound to find the right fit for your tuition lessons. Our online tuition lessons are structured to maximise learning, no matter the subject’s complexity.

The beauty of online tutoring lies in its flexibility. You can start your lessons at a time that suits you, with tutors available across various time zones, offering a diverse range of expertise. Whether you’re delving into the depths of neuroscience, exploring the intricacies of counselling psychology, or preparing for university admissions, there’s a tutor for every level of study. Many of these tutors are not just educators; they’re often graduates from prestigious universities like Oxford, UCL, or King’s College, bringing with them years of experience in both teaching and practical application.

When you decide to embark on this journey, you’re not just signing up for lessons; you’re gaining access to a treasure trove of knowledge that has been honed over years. These tutors are adept at using online platforms to deliver engaging, interactive sessions, making learning both effective and enjoyable. With options ranging from one-on-one sessions to group discussions, the scope of learning is immense. Whether it’s for GCSE preparation, undergraduate courses, or even a doctorate in psychology, these tutors are equipped to guide you through each step of your educational journey.

What Qualifications Should You Look for in a Psychology Tutor?

Every Spires tutor, particularly our psychology tutors, hold at least a Bachelor’s degree. A significant number of our tutors have further qualifications, such as Master’s or PhDs. We rigorously vet each tutor, ensuring DBS or equivalent checks, thereby providing you with trusted teachers. Furthermore, many of our tutors seek additional training to hone their teaching and tuition skills, ensuring high-quality tutoring and helping students achieve top grades.

Choosing the right psychology tutor is pivotal in shaping your understanding and interest in the subject. The ideal tutor should possess a strong academic background, preferably with a degree in psychology or a related field like neuroscience. This academic foundation ensures that they have a thorough understanding of the subject matter, from basic principles to more complex concepts.

Another essential aspect is their experience in teaching and tutoring. An experienced tutor will have honed their skills in explaining complex concepts in an understandable manner, adapting their teaching style to suit different learning needs. For subjects like psychology, where students often struggle with research methods, statistical analysis (like SPSS), or dissertation writing, a tutor with a strong teaching background is invaluable. They can provide tailored support in areas like coursework, dissertations, and exam preparation, ensuring that students not only learn but excel.

How Much Does a Private Psychology Teacher Cost per Hour?

The rate for psychology tuition varies by level:

School-level: Ranges from £20 to £40 per hour.
A-levels: Typically between £30 and £60 per hour.
University: Starting at £35/hr for undergraduate and postgraduate tutoring.
Professional: Commences at £45/hr for chartered qualifications and admissions tests.

These are indicative prices, with exact amounts contingent on tutor experience and student level.

Determining the cost of a private psychology tutor can vary significantly depending on several factors, including the tutor’s qualifications, experience, and the level of tuition required. Generally, in cities like London, the hourly rate for a private psychology teacher can range from a more budget-friendly option for those just starting out, to a higher rate for tutors with extensive experience or specialized knowledge, such as expertise in neuroscience, counselling psychology, or research methods.

For those preparing for GCSE or A-Level exams, the cost might be on the lower end of the spectrum. However, as the academic level increases, such as for undergraduate or postgraduate university courses, the rate might also increase, reflecting the tutor’s advanced knowledge and the complexity of the material covered. It’s not uncommon for tutors who have a doctorate or a high level of expertise in a specific area, like SPSS or dissertation guidance, to charge more for their highly specialized skills.

When budgeting for a private tutor, it’s important to consider the value of the investment in your education. A good tutor can offer more than just subject knowledge; they can provide insights into university admissions, essay writing, and effective study techniques, all of which are invaluable in the long run. It’s also worth noting that many tutors offer a range of pricing options to accommodate different budgets, so it’s advisable to discuss your needs and budget with potential tutors to find the right fit.

How Much Does a Psychology Tutor Cost per Hour in London?

Given London’s elevated living costs, psychology tutors typically charge around ¬£40 per hour for online tuition. This is slightly higher than other UK regions.

What Happens When I Send a Massage to a Tutor?

When you reach out to a psychology tutor, you’re initiating a crucial step in your learning journey. The initial message is your opportunity to convey your educational needs, goals, and any specific areas where you require assistance. Expect a professional and informative response that not only addresses your query but also provides insight into the tutor’s teaching style and expertise.

In your message, it’s beneficial to mention specific areas you’re struggling with, whether it’s understanding complex psychological theories, preparing for exams like GCSE or A-levels, or needing assistance with university-level dissertations. A detailed message helps the tutor tailor their response to your needs, giving you a clearer idea of how they can assist you.

The response from the tutor should give you a sense of their approach to teaching. Look for indications of their expertise in areas like neuroscience, research methods, or essay writing. A good tutor will also ask questions to understand your academic level, learning style, and any deadlines you might be working towards. This two-way communication is key to establishing a successful tutoring relationship.

Can I Arrange Help With Psychology Revision?

Absolutely! Our rich array of psychology tutors covers numerous specialisations, including GCSE-level topics. Using our search functionality, find tutors perfect for your revision requirements. After browsing their credentials and reviews, initiate a dialogue to determine the best tuition strategy for enhancing your grades.

Tailored help with psychology revision is a crucial aspect of effective tutoring. A good psychology tutor will offer personalized assistance that goes beyond generic study guides or revision notes. This personalized approach is particularly important for subjects like psychology, where students often have diverse learning needs and styles.

Your tutor should be able to adapt their teaching to your specific requirements, whether you’re preparing for GCSEs, A-levels, or university exams. This might include creating custom revision schedules, providing specialized resources, or focusing on areas where you’re struggling, such as statistical analysis or understanding research methods.

Can I Get Psychology Tutoring for My Dissertation?

Yes, you can! Our pool boasts tutors skilled at university-level psychology, offering guidance on assignments, GCSE exam preparations, and more. Engage with potential tutors via online chats or video calls. This way, your learning becomes more tailored, ensuring you make the most of your lessons with a specialised tutor.

Is Online Psychology Tuition available For Adults?

Absolutely! Spires’ online tutoring platform caters to all ages, especially adults. If you’re an adult preparing for university entrance exams, seeking to advance your career, or simply wanting to polish your analytical skills, our expansive network of professional psychology tutors can meet diverse needs. Remember, continuous learning, especially online tuition, can greatly enrich one’s skills and knowledge base.

What Role Does a Tutor Play in Your Psychology Education Journey?

A tutor plays a multifaceted role in a student’s psychology education journey, acting as an educator, mentor, and guide. At the most fundamental level, tutors provide clarity and depth in understanding psychological concepts, theories, and research methods. They help students navigate through the complexities of the subject, breaking down difficult topics into manageable parts.

Beyond just imparting knowledge, tutors also play a crucial role in developing a student’s critical thinking and analytical skills. This is especially important in psychology, where students are often required to evaluate research studies, understand statistical analyses, and apply theoretical knowledge to practical scenarios. Tutors can challenge students to think deeply, question assumptions, and develop a nuanced understanding of the subject.

Furthermore, tutors provide personalized support and guidance tailored to the student’s individual learning needs and goals. Whether preparing for exams like GCSEs or A-levels, undertaking university-level coursework, or working on a dissertation, tutors adapt their teaching strategies to help students achieve their academic objectives.

How Can Expert Psychology Tutors Enhance Your Understanding of Basic Psychological Concepts?

Expert tutors can significantly enhance a student’s understanding of psychological studies through personalized instruction and deep subject knowledge. These tutors bring a level of expertise that goes beyond standard classroom teaching, often drawing on their own research and practical experiences in the field of psychology.

An expert tutor can provide insights into the latest research and trends in psychology, helping students stay up-to-date with developments in the field. This is particularly beneficial for university-level students or those preparing for exams, where a deep and current understanding of the subject is crucial.

Moreover, expert tutors can help students develop strong research and analytical skills, which are essential in psychology. They can guide students through the process of designing studies, collecting and analyzing data, and interpreting results, using real-world examples and practical exercises. This hands-on approach to learning not only enhances understanding but also prepares students for future academic and professional pursuits in psychology.

Why is the Perspective of a Psychologist Crucial in Psychology Tutoring?

A psychologist’s perspective in tutoring is crucial because it brings a depth of understanding and practical experience that is invaluable for students. Psychologists, by virtue of their training and experience, have a nuanced understanding of human behavior, cognitive processes, and emotional dynamics. This knowledge is essential in effectively conveying the complexities of psychology to students.

In tutoring, a psychologist can draw on real-life examples and case studies to illustrate theoretical concepts, making them more relatable and easier to understand. This practical application of theory helps students see the relevance of what they’re learning and how it applies in real-world settings.

Additionally, psychologists are trained in research methods and statistical analysis, skills that are integral to the study of psychology. They can guide students through the intricacies of designing research studies, analyzing data, and interpreting findings, which are critical skills for students, especially at the university level and beyond.

How Can an Experienced Psychology Tutors Help in Learning Complex Psychological Concepts?

Experienced tutors bring a wealth of benefits to learning psychological concepts, primarily through their ability to tailor their teaching to the individual needs and learning styles of their students. They can provide personalized attention that is often not possible in larger classroom settings, ensuring that each student’s unique learning needs are met.

These tutors also have a deep understanding of the curriculum and exam requirements for various levels, such as GCSE, A-level, or university courses. This enables them to focus on key areas and provide targeted revision and study strategies that can significantly improve a student’s performance in exams.

Moreover, experienced tutors often have a repertoire of teaching techniques and resources, including interactive exercises, visual aids, and practical examples, which can make learning more engaging and effective. They can also provide valuable feedback and support, helping students build confidence in their abilities and develop a deeper appreciation for the subject of psychology.

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