Tom

Online Physics Tutor

Tom

5.0 182 classes

Durham Universiry - Astrophysical Processes - MScR

I am a senior leader in a secondary school. I am highly passionate about teaching, which is why I make the time to tutor during the evening. I have successfully taught all subjects I offer and mark exam scripts for AQA.

Recent Students: 0 Total Hours: 162 Last Online: 13 Jan 2022
All-time Students: 16 Total Classes: 182 Signed Up: 08 Feb 2018

About Me

I am currently completing the National Qualification in Headship, but also continue to keep up to date with developments in the research field I worked in whilst at Durham University; the astrophysical processes of black holes and the gas which gas falls onto them. I also enjoy tabletop role-playing games such as Dungeons & Dragons, as well as Park Runs and going to the gym.

Tutor Experience

I have successfully taught all subjects I am offering up to and including A Level. Experienced with AQA, OCR, Edexcel, and Eduqas. As a senior leader I have coached and mentored new and experienced teachers, giving me a deep understanding of teaching methodologies. Skilled in teaching to the top and scaffolding learning, my bespoke student-centric approach ensures progress is made. I am dedicated to developing the passion for lifelong learning in others.

Topic Expertise

Since I have taught and led on a wide variety of subjects throughout my teaching career, I am comfortable with undertaking any exam board's content. I am also an exam marker for AQA Physics.

I have experience with training teachers as well as with whole-school management.

I have led all EBacc subjects in my senior roles and can provide guidance on exam board expectations, examination structures and management of revision techniques.

Client Reviews

Very good communication, well prepared for the class, and good understanding of both the topic and what was required for the exam, 5 stars!

- Physics

Thank you so much for everything Tom, you've really helped me with my confidence and as I said I've finally started to enjoy physics at this late stage !!! I'll let you know how results day goes, Isobel

- Physics

Great Mechanics Questions :D

- Physics

Still very impressed with his teaching skills and knowlwdge. Hes easy to understand and makes learning a joy.

- Computer Science

It was brilliant, very good explanations why and how to do things.

- Computer Science

It was very informative and I learned alot

- Computer Science

The class was productive and effective. Lily enjoyed her lesson. Thank you.

- Computer Science

amazing!

- Maths

Testimonials

Physics A Level; A Grade predicted / A* Grade Achieved “Very good communication, well prepared for the class, and good understanding of both the topic and what was required for the exam, 5 stars!” A Level Student

KS3 Computer Science “You have helped my daughter with her coding tremendously. Thank you very much.” Parent

Physics A Level, Grade D predicted / Grade C achieved "He has a Fantastic understanding of the subject, and explained to me in a clear and easy to understand way. Very pleased and would happily recommend to anyone!" A Level Student

Physics GCSE Level; B Grade predicted / A Grade achieved “I did the Exam and I am happy to say that it went well so I would like to thank you for your teaching.” GCSE Student

Biomechanics Degree Module; Failed twice previously / Passed “Hi Tom, I passed! Thank you for the help you did give me, it made the difference.” 2nd Year Sports and Exercise student, Loughborough University

Price: $58/hr

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Qualifications

(Currently Undertaking) Church of England National Professional Qualification for Headship
National Professional Qualification for Senior Leadership (EMLC)
MScR Computational Theoretical Astrophysics (Durham University)
Qualified Teacher Status
Postgraduate Certificate of Education (University of Leicester)
BSc Physics & Astrophysics (University of Leicester)

Availability

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