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1st lesson free!
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Response Time 24h
Lessons offered by Hamish
  • Individual
  • In group
The lessons will be held
  • at his home
  • at your home
  • By webcam
Taught subjects
  • History
  • General knowledge
  • Sociology
  • Geographical History
  • Anthropology
Levels
  • Secondary
  • GCSE
  • AS Level
  • A Level
  • Adult education

Enthusiastic and engaging South West London based history and humanities teacher with considerable tutoring experience

Methodology

I have an infectious interest in my subject, an affable personality and an insatiable appetite for knowledge. I work closely with students to evolve strategies to improve their academic self-sufficiency, developing the curricula and producing creative and exciting lesson plans accordingly.

Background

Over 10 years of tutoring experience and teaching in a variety of classroom situations to people from all walks of life. Students have gone on to achieve GCSEs and A Levels, frequently going to university to expand their minds further.

Rates

Transportation Fee : £3
Rate for online lessons : £15/h

Details

Students from or with families on means tested benefits get 20% off

Packs of teaching hours may be bought at reduced prices, these prices are negotiable

Lessons offered by Hamish
Individual
In group
The lessons will be held
at his home
at your home
webcam
Taught subjects
  • History
  • General knowledge
  • Sociology
  • Geographical History
  • Anthropology
Levels
  • Secondary
  • GCSE
  • AS Level
  • A Level
  • Adult education

Hamish's CV

EDUCATION
2015 – 2017 Greenwich University PGCE Humanities
2007 – 2013 Open University BA (Hons.) History
2004 - 2005 Kingston College TESOL
1997 - 2000 London Metropolitan University BA (Hons.) Philosophy

TEACHING EXPERIENCE
2005-17 Private Tutor, South-West London
Teaching students English and History.
Planning structured lessons, individual needs assessments, programmes of study, preparing resources

2015-17 Hillcroft College, South Bank, Surbiton
PGCE Placement – Teaching History, Sociology and Anthropology lessons to Access and Pre-Access students.
Lesson planning and objectives, creating detailed learning materials and presentations. Observing and supporting academic progress and performance. Providing regular one to one support and feedback.

2011-12 Subject Teacher, Hillcroft College (European Integration Fund).
Teaching basic Japanese to classes of trainee ESOL teachers so they could learn the techniques needed to teach a class with no knowledge of the language


OTHER TEACHING RELATED EXPERIENCE
2015 Hillcroft College, South Bank, Surbiton
Project Coordinator (First World War history project)
Successfully bid for and coordinated a National Lottery funded history project. Recruited and coordinated team for delivery of project objectives. Organised displays, talks and community involvement. Digitally archived research on (concealed information)

2013-14 Hillcroft College, South Bank, Surbiton
Project Coordinator (Local history project)
Replaced previous coordinator and covered for the project manager for period of absence. Recruited and built community based team for the delivery of project objectives. Digitally archived research on (concealed information)

Further details Provided on Request

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