Cassandra

Online Tutor

Cassandra

Birmingham City University - English Language and Literature - 2:1 BA Honours, PGCE English

5.0

I am a successful and experienced teacher of English within the a secondary school in the UK, I have over ten years of experience in teaching students from Key Stage 3 through to Key Stage 5 and have consistently achieved outstanding results with my students.

If you need support with Key Stage 3, GCSE/A-Level English Language and/or Literature, please contact me.

I can provide help with exam preparation, revision techniques, analysis of texts, teaching of key terminology, exam technique, use of correct grammar, proof reading and literacy improvement. I can assist with homework tasks and revision tasks, and can teach written skills for both fiction and non-fiction texts providing model answers and student friendly explanations of exam criteria and assessment objectives.

Recent Students: 1 Total Hours: 3 Last Online: 24 Sep 2020
All-time Students: 1 Total Classes: 3 Signed Up: 12 Feb 2020

About me

With over ten years of teaching experience, teaching English is a huge part of my life. I have taught English to a range of ages and key stages from key stage 3 through to key stage 5 (year 7-year13). I enjoy teaching language with a focus on literacy and grammar in particular and can help improve writing ability which is a key skill needed to secure above a 4 at GCSE. I am confident to work with a variety of GCSE specifications within the subject of English.

Tutor Experience

I have previous (in- person) experience with tutoring, personalised lessons and resources are always tailored to meet individual student needs. I have had success with borderline 4/5 GCSE students as well as grade 7/8 GCSE English Language students.

Topic Expertise

If you need support with Key Stage 3, GCSE/A-Level English Language and/or Literature, please contact me. I can provide help with exam preparation, revision techniques, analysis of texts, teaching of key terminology, exam technique, use of correct grammar, proof reading and literacy improvement. I can assist with homework tasks and revision tasks, and can teach written skills for both fiction and non-fiction texts providing model answers and student friendly explanations of exam criteria and assessment objectives.

I can also assist with UCAS applications including personal statements as well as CV improvements.

I will approach all lessons with patience and attention to detail and after our initial lesson, will provide a personalised learning plan suited to your needs. I am happy to create resources and to mark and assess essays/exam responses.

I have experience with teaching SEND students as well as having had previous success within private tutoring.
My most recent experience is with the teaching of the EDUQAS GCSE English Literature and English Language qualification but I am able to tailor teaching to assist with other exam boards.

Please get in touch to book your lesson/make enquiries.

Price: $45-55/hr

No upfront payments

Only pay as you go

Only teaches online

Qualifications

2:1 BA Hons Degree in English Language and Literature.

PGCE in English with TESOL.

Availability

Weekdays Weekends
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