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Lessons offered by Millie
  • Individual
  • In group
The lessons will be held
  • at her home
  • at your home
  • By webcam
Taught subjects
  • English
  • Reading
  • English Literature
  • Literacy
  • Poetry
  • Modern Literature
Levels
  • All Levels

An avid English tutor with a distinction in Pre-U English Lit and excellent knowledge of modern and classic literature

Methodology

I being by asking students to analyse new pieces of literature at the start of tutoring sessions. Looking at language, structure, form and context, this is a good way for students to warm up before looking at set texts within their course. I use various forms of learning, including drawing, speech writing and will advise YouTube videos to watch as a follow up to our lessons.

Background

I am an undergraduate at the University of Oxford, studying Politics, Philosophy and Economics. Although not studying English Literature at degree level, I have continued to remain active in editing and reviewing articles and journals within university societies. I obtained an A* in English Literature and English Language GCSE, and obtained an D1 (highest possible grade) in Pre-U English Literature. Pre-U is alike to the A-Level qualification but requires deeper understanding of literature throughout history, and is intended to be closer to degree-level work than A-level. I am thus competent at tutoring any level of English Lit or Lang from GCSE - Pre-U.

Rates

Rate for online lessons : £15/h
Rate for 5 hours of lessons : £80
Rate for 10 hours of lessons : £150

Details

I charge £16 for GCSE level tuition and £18 for A-Level tuition

Lessons offered by Millie
Individual
In group
The lessons will be held
at her home
at your home
webcam
Taught subjects
  • English
  • Reading
  • English Literature
  • Literacy
  • Poetry
  • Modern Literature
Levels
  • All Levels

Millie's CV

Education:
University of Oxford – St Catherine’s College 2016 – Present

Studying for a BA in Politics, Philosophy and Economics for Graduation in 2019
Recipient of the John Hicks Foundation award for excellent achievement in Preliminary examinations (2018)
Achieved First-Class level marks in Preliminary Examinations (2017)
Awarded an Academic Scholarship for a distinction in Preliminary Examinations (2017)

Chesham Grammar School (CGS) 2014 – 2016

Awarded the Academic Achievement Prize for English Literature (2016)

A Levels / A Level Equivalents
Maths A, Sociology A*(99%), History A* (98%), English Literature A* (99%)
AS Levels / Equivalents
Maths A, Sociology A*(100%), History A* (95%), English Literature A*

The Castle School, Taunton 2011 – 2014

GCSE
English Language (A*), Maths (A*), English Literature (A*) Science (Triple Award) (A*A A), History (A*), Geography (A*), French (A*), Sociology (A*), Statistics (A)

WORK EXPERIENCE
Teaching at the Shanghai Foreign School, China December 2017
Competed for and won a place involving 1 week hosting a Model United Nations conference and heading the Special Political and Decolonisation committee. Developed public speaking, organisational and strategic skills. Have been invited to return with the company for a week in December 2018, taking up a role of greater responsibility involving direction and organisation of the entire conference.

The Student Consultancy programme, NSF UK ` September - December 2017
Applied and underwent a group interview for an 8-week volunteer programme. This involved researching for the company NSF UK to help revolutionise profits and company organisation. Researched competition and recommended digital platforms to adopt to increase supply chain transparency.

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