- Hourly rate £45
- Response Time 24h
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Harriet - Devizes - History
- at their home
- at your home
- By webcam
About the lesson
I am an academic mentor & tutor. I offer academic mentoring programmes to build confidence, help with academic decision making and develop strong study skills - I also offer a range of subject-specific tutoring in the Social Sciences & Humanities.
- Which subject(s) do you teach?
Sociology GCSE, A Level & beyond, Education Studies undergraduate (and postgraduate),
Critical Thinking, Essay Writing, Study Skills, Academic mentoring.
- Tell me about your qualifications.
PhD (Cambridge), PGCE (London), BA Hons (Reading)
Published academic, researcher, lecturer and teacher
- How much do you charge?
I charge between £40 (GCSE/A Level) and £45 (undergraduate) per hour if tutoring takes place at my house (Devizes, Wiltshire) or online. I can sometimes travel and charge between £3-£8 depending upon the distance/time. I offer reduced price consultations for groups of 2-3 and I offer discounts for sibling tuition.
- Where do you teach?
I teach at home, in students' homes, and online. Areas I might be able to travel to: SN8, SN9, SN10, SN11, SN12, SN4, (some of SN15).
- When are you available?
Daytimes, School holidays and weekends can be negotiated.
- Which ages and levels do you teach?
My area of expertise relates to ages 14-25, but I can teach younger or older in some circumstances.
- Describe your arrangements for online tutoring.
Email, google hangout or skype (also working with google docs for essays etc.)
- Do you have a personal message for students?
'Learn from yesterday, live for today, hope for tomorrow. The important thing is not to stop questioning.'
- Albert Einstein
- Educational Studies
- What kind of experience do you have?
I have experience of teaching from Primary to Postgraduate, although I tend to now specialise in working with the 14-21 age-group. I have particular expertise in working with students who lack confidence or who are finding the following areas challenging: essay writing, public speaking, social science theory, personal statements (UCAS) /university applications. I also have lots of experience of working with adults and offer academic mentoring programmes for all ages.
- Do you have an up-to-date DBS (Disclosure & Barring Service, formerly CRB) Certificate?
- Where and with whom did you train?
University of London, University of Cambridge
- Do you belong to any professional organisations?
British Sociological Association
British Journal of Sociology of Education (Editorial Board)
- 5h: £225
- 10h: £450