Tom

Online Physics Tutor

Tom

Durham Universiry - Astrophysical Processes - MScR

5.0

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: 15 Total Hours: 162 Last Online: 31 Mar 2020
All-time Students: 16 Total Classes: 182 Signed Up: 08 Feb 2018

About me

I have just completed some research at Durham University into the astrophysical processes surrounding black holes and how 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 differentiating learning, my student-centred approach ensures all students make progress. 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 have additional experience with training teachers & CPD 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

kieran - Physics

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

Isobel - 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

Alexander - Physics

Great Mechanics Questions :D

Carmen - Computer Science

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

Carmen - Computer Science

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

Dan - Computer Science

It was very informative and I learned alot

Dan - Computer Science

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

Nedal - Maths

amazing!

Testimonials

Who: A Level Student What: Physics (Target A*) Feedback: “Very good communication, well prepared for the class, and good understanding of both the topic and what was required for the exam, 5 stars!”

Who: KS3 Student What: Computer Science (Scratch) Feedback: “You have helped my daughter with her coding tremendously. Thank you very much.”

Who: A Level Student What: Physics (Target A) Feedback: "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!"

Who: A Level Student What: Physics (Target A) Feedback: “I did the Exam and I am happy to say that it went well so I would like to thank you for your teaching.”

Who: 2nd Year Sports and Exercise student, Loughborough University What: Biomechanics Module Feedback: “Hi Tom, I passed! Thank you for the help you did give me, it made the difference.”

Price: $45-55/hr

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Only pay as you go

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Qualifications

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

Weekdays Weekends
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