I have a little brother I helped through his GCSE's. I’m enthusiastic and enjoy helping others especially in subjects I am so passionate about. I have worked in many customer service roles and pride myself on being approachable and efficient in helping students achieve their best. I’m currently undertaking a Master of Science at Durham University in Criminology and Criminal Justice, with modules in Research Design and Process, Perspectives of Social Research, Theorising Crime and Criminal Justice, Crime, Justice and the Sex Industry, and Prisons, Crime and Justice. Being the course representative highlights by confidence within my studies as well as demonstrating my ease in conversing with a variety of different peers, effectively.
Higher Education - Experience in teaching, marking and moderation on both undergraduate and postgraduate degree programmes including supporting thesis writing. Subjects taught include Sociology, Social Policy, Education Studies, Teacher Training, Teacher Education, Family and Community Studies, Childhood Studies, Research Methods, ESOL, English for Academic Purposes (EAP). I have supported students studying at University of Birmingham, University of Leicester, Warwick University, DeMontfort University LSE, UCL and IOE amongst a number of other institutions around the UK.
I have worked in further and higher education for over 14 years.
My teaching history includes teaching health and social care and sociology at A level and marking at GCSE and A level papers for the national awarding bodies for 5 years.
I have been teaching undergraduate criminology, sociology, social policy, health and social care students for 9 years. From 2012 until 2018 I managed and taught in a university department managing a range of health, social sciences, psychology and education subjects. Whilst working here I won many accolades 'leader of the year' 'best teaching team of the year. I am currently studying for a PhD in criminology and teaching undergraduate criminology in a face to face context and distantly with the Open University .
i have been working as a private tutor for the past year. students feedback has been excellent.
I specialise in supporting students and clarifying concepts and theories using real life examples to support students' learning and development. I am happy to support you learning, gathering information, editing and proof reading .
I am an experienced Social Studies tutor and specialise in Access to HE and A Levels. My specialist areas are Health Professions, Psychology, Sociology and Criminology. I have over 10 years of tutoring experience and am fully up to date with A Level courses. Previos to teaching, my industry experience in Social Services supports serves to support the academic element of study very well as I understand how things work in practice. I am supportive, encouraging and knowledgable and am here to ensure you achieve your goal of success!