I am a qualified teacher (with QTS) that is familiar with the interpretation of command verbs required at a GCSE and A-Level. I am enthusiastic about Computing and enjoy parting my extensive exam board experience and techniques to answer Computer Science related questions (at both GCSE and A-Level).
|Recent Students: 0|
|Total Hours: 711|
|All-time Students: 30|
|Total Classes: 719|
|Recent Students: 0||Total Hours: 711||Last Online:|
|All-time Students: 30||Total Classes: 719||Signed Up:|
In addition to my passion for teaching, I am deeply interested in physical computing and expanding my programming knowledge. I am particularly fascinated by personal networks and the Internet of Things (IoT). This enthusiasm drives me to stay at the forefront of these evolving fields, ensuring I can provide comprehensive support to students in these exciting areas.
But beyond the classroom, I have a vibrant life filled with hobbies and adventures. Skiing is a true passion of mine, and whenever the season allows, you'll find me hitting the slopes. I enjoy curling up with a good book; reading provides relaxation and inspiration.
As an avid learner, I believe in the importance of continuous education. That's why I recently completed an MBA, demonstrating my unwavering commitment to personal growth. I am excited to share the latest learning techniques and insights I have gained with my students, inspiring them to embrace a lifelong love for learning.
As a qualified teacher (with QTS) specialising in exam-based subjects, I bring a wealth of knowledge and expertise to help tutees excel in their studies. With a deep understanding of the recent changes in GCSE and A-Level curricula, I am well-equipped to guide students through the syllabus amendments and provide practical strategies for interpreting command verbs within exam content.
In addition to my role as a teacher, I have also completed an MBA, which has given me unique insights into students’ challenges. I understand the importance of overcoming organisational and motivational obstacles and am dedicated to supporting students on their educational journey.
With over 15 years of experience leading the Computing, ICT, and Business departments, I have a proven track record of helping students succeed. My expertise spans various qualifications and exam boards, making me well-versed in the intricacies of the subject matter. While my primary focus is on GCSE and A-Level Computer Science, specialising in Python programming, I also possess knowledge of VB.NET.
Main Subjects (Based on current teaching):
GCSE Computer Science (OCR / CIE / AQA) - Focus on Python
A-Level Computer Science (OCR & CIE) - Focus on Python
Secondary Subjects (Based on a management role / qualification)
GCSE Business (OCR / CIE / Edexcel)
Vocational IT and Computing Qualifications (OCR / Edexcel)
Vocational Digital Media (OCR / Edexcel)
By choosing me as your tutor, you'll benefit from my qualifications, teaching experience, and personal understanding of student challenges. Together, we will overcome any obstacles and work towards achieving your academic goals in a supportive and engaging learning environment.
With years of experience as a qualified teacher (with QTS) and actively teaching, I deeply understand the subjects I specialise in. I leverage various online tools and platforms to create an engaging and effective learning environment, ensuring students are well-prepared for their upcoming exams.
As a private tutor, I have achieved consistent success with learners across diverse backgrounds, particularly in computer science, business, and mathematics. My ability to adapt to different learning styles and tailor my approach accordingly has been instrumental in helping students reach their full potential.
Working as an exam marker for various exam boards has given me valuable insights into the assessment process. I possess a comprehensive skill set that enables me to impart essential exam techniques and strategies during tutoring sessions. I am adept at identifying individual learning needs and facilitating the transition to success, utilising various student-friendly rating techniques.
When you choose me as your tutor, you can expect personalised guidance and support tailored to your specific requirements. Together, we will navigate the subject matter with clarity and confidence, ensuring you are fully prepared to excel in your exams.
My son said his first lesson was excellent & he thinks this is really going to help him. Thank you, Luke.
Good feedback on sources and materials to review.
Good help andd focus.
Super helpful, I was able to identify what I needed to do for each question
Last lesson, thank you
Luke provided an enjoyable, confidence-building revision session for Cambridge Computer Science IGCSE.
Luke is an amazing tutor. He is helping my son with GCSE revising. My son has finally started enjoying the subject! ))
Thank you very much for your help. The class was great!
Class was brilliant, really helped to fill in the missing bits of info and to cement prev knowledge. :)
CMI Level 7 Certificate in Strategic Management and Leadership Practice
PGCE in Secondary Education (with Sixth Form Enhancement)
BSc (Hons) Education with Mathematics
BA (Hons) Marketing Psychology with Technology
HND Computer Systems and Development
BTEC Level 3 Award in Online Teaching
Level 4 Award in Leading Internal Quality Assurance