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Lessons offered by Melvyn
  • Individual
  • In group
The lessons will be held
  • at your home
Taught subjects
  • English
  • English Literature
  • Test prep
  • Poetry
  • Modern Literature
Levels
  • Primary
  • Secondary
  • A Level
  • Undergraduate

English Literature, History, Literary Criticism, Summaries, Politics, History, Kilmarnock Based, Ayrshire Accessible

Methodology

Advice on studying, assistance with comprehension and set reading, checking understanding and performance in tests on regular basis. All levels tutored in English Literature and History. Hold Bachelor of Arts degree in English Literature and Politics. Additional knowledge of History and literature from working and volunteering as tour guide.

Experience

New to tutoring but assisted others including family with School and University studies. Achieved results for University entrance and progressing to Honours year at University. Studied English Literature to Honours Degree level at Strathclyde University together with Politics to ordinary degree level. Graduated from Strathclyde University with Honours Degree. A Level results obtained exemption from first year at University.

Rates

Transportation Fee : £10
Rate for 5 hours of lessons : £80
Rate for 10 hours of lessons : £150
Lessons offered by Melvyn
Individual
In group
The lessons will be held
at your home
Taught subjects
  • English
  • English Literature
  • Test prep
  • Poetry
  • Modern Literature
Levels
  • Primary
  • Secondary
  • A Level
  • Undergraduate

Melvyn's CV

EDUCATIONAL ACHIEVEMENTS

CLYDEBANK TECHNICAL COLLEGE
1970-1971 AWARD FOR BEST A LEVEL STUDENT

A LEVELS; ENGLISH LITERATURE
BRITISH CONSTITUTION
GENERAL SOCIOLOGY

UNIVERSITY OF STRATHCLYDE
1971-1974

BACHELOR OF ARTS (HONS)
ENGLISH LITERATURE with POLITICS to ordinary level.

03/12 – present NATIONAL TRUST FOR SCOTLAND -Volunteer Guide, The Robert Burns Birthplace Museum, Alloway - conducting guided tours of the site including at the Museum and Cottage, researching and delivering talks on aspects of Robert Burns, attending talks on Burns, participating in special events.
26/03/13 to 27/10/13 NATIONAL TRUST FOR SCOTLAND – Castle Guide, Culzean Castle - conducting guided tours, opening up and securing property, supervising specific rooms and areas
01/04/14 to 31/10/14 NATIONAL TRUST FOR SCOTLAND - Castle Guide, Culzean Castle -conducting guided tours, opening up and securing property, supervising specific rooms and areas
24/03/15 to 31/10/15 NATIONAL TRUST FOR SCOTLAND - Volunteer Room Steward, Culzean Castle - monitoring rooms, giving information to visitors on history, architecture and contents of the Castle and estate.
29/03/16 to 31/10/16 City Sightseeing Glasgow Ltd - Seasonal Tour Guide - conducting guided tours of Glasgow

18/04/17 to 31/10/17 City Sightseeing Glasgow Ltd - Seasonal Tour Guide - conducting guided tours of Glasgow

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