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Lessons offered by Emma
  • Individual
  • In group
The lessons will be held
  • at her home
  • at your home
  • By webcam
Taught subjects
  • Chemistry
  • Organic chemistry
  • School science
  • Biochemistry
  • Quantitative methods
Levels
  • All Levels

Expereinced teacher of GCSE Science, A-level Chemistry and Nutrition located in Penzance

Methodology

My teaching methods are very clear and understandable, key points are emphasised so that knowlege grows quickly. Essential acquired skills are practiced in different formats. allowing students to gain confidence and ability to answer quations and apply their knowledge

Background

I have taught Science at secondary school level, Nutrtition at level 4 and Chemistry at A-level. With over 17 years of teaching experience with students of many differenent age ranges and abilities. Students have gained qualifications at the highest level

Rates

Rate for online lessons : £22/h
Rate for 5 hours of lessons : £110
Rate for 10 hours of lessons : £200
Lessons offered by Emma
Individual
In group
The lessons will be held
at her home
at your home
webcam
Taught subjects
  • Chemistry
  • Organic chemistry
  • School science
  • Biochemistry
  • Quantitative methods
Levels
  • All Levels

Emma's CV

Emma Postlethwaite (maiden name Emma Dover)


Summary/Overview

After gaining a PGCE Intergrated Science (Chemistry) in 1994, I took on a job teaching Chemistry in a private School (11 – 16) in Kuwait. On my return, a year later, I was employed as a Chemistry Lecturer by Truro College. At this time I had no experience of teaching A-level, this however, did not hold me back. Two years later I became Head of Chemistry then on to Deputy Team Leader for the Science Department. In 2008, I left to start a medical Degree with Peninsula School of Medicine. During my time at Peninsula Medical School I had three children and decided to concentrate efforts on their upbringing rather than my own career.
Since that time I have been re employed by Truro College sports department on a part-time basis as well as Teaching Fitness classes at Penzance Leisure Centre and running my own private tuition and yoga businesses. Now all my children are at school I find my self a position where I would like to reignite my teaching career.


Education

Liverpool University
Degree in human physiology
Graduated 1987

Swansea University
PGCE secondary integrated Science and Sport
Graduated 1994

Peninsula Medical School
Degree in Medical Sciences
Graduated 2012 with First class honors degree










Relevant Teaching experience


Chemistry Teacher 11 - 16 Kuwait School for Girls 1994 –1995
Chemistry lecturer Truro College 1995- 2008
Chemistry Head of department Truro College 1997- 2008
Science Deputy Team Leader Truro College 1999- 2008
IB deputy co-ordinator Truro College 2003-2007
Part time Sports lecturer Truro College 2013- 2017


Other teaching experience


Part-time fitness instructor Truro College 1996 - 2005
Part-time fitness instructor Penzance Leisure Centre 2014 - present
Science and Chemistry private tutor Self-employed 2008 - present
Yoga instructor Self-employed 2017 - present


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