I am a highly experienced and qualified teacher in secondary education. I was a Head of Geography and Head of Humanities for 15 years. l have also been an examiner for Edexcel, AQA and CIE at GCSE, O` Level and A Level Geography.
I have many years experience of tutoring students in exam busting sessions across the state and private sector with an excellent degree of success. I have covered exam boards such as AQA, Edexcel, OCR, CIE and WJEC. I can offer 1:1 tutoring or small group sessions. Sessions can range from teaching topics to detailed exam practise. I am also able to give feedback or for you to ask me questions by e-mail.
1992-1993 Southampton University
PGCE Geography (PE/Games second subject)
1987-1990 Guildhall University
BSC Hon Ecology (2:1)
1979-1986 Moulsham High School
A’ Levels Biology, Geography
8 O’ levels (including Maths, Physics and English)
2017 – present Sandon High School (11-18 years)
Part-time Geography teacher.
2015 – present GCSE and A level tutor (private tutoring and work for variety of tutor companies (Justin Craig – tutor and advisor on geography syllabus and PET.XI revision course writer)
2002 - present Examiner at GCSE, A/S and A2 for following exam boards (AQA, CIE and Edexcel)
2016 The Walden School (11-18 years)
Part-time Geography teacher.
2014-16 Great Baddow High School (11-18 years)
Head of Geography
2009-2014 Great Baddow High School (11-18 years)
Head of Humanities/Head of Geography
Ran geography department and responsible for 2 other departments (History and RE). In charge of 15 staff.
2001-2009 Sandon High School (11-18 years)
Head of Geography (PTL)
Member of teaching/learning and assessment groups
Mentor role to two heads of departments
Helping to run peer mentoring with students
Successful running of residential fieldtrips abroad and in UK (GCSE-A/S) (Swanage bay, Nettlecombe, Costa Rica, USA)
2001-2016 Examiner for Edexcel, AQA and CIE: GCSE, A/S and A2
1993-2001 Rainsford High School (11-18 years)
Key Stage 3 Co-ordinator for Geography
1991-1992 Chelmsford Borough Council
Sport link co-ordinator (organising coaching and sporting events for children aged 5-16 years). Duties also included being a shift manager at local sports centre.
2008-2009 Assistant tennis coach at Great Baddow LTC.
1991- 2002 Self-employed tennis coach. Head coach of Grove LTC and worked for local council.
Oct-Sept 1990 Employment Office- Admin
July-Oct 1990 “Work America” temporary work
Jan-Sept 1987 M+G Unit Trust- Admin
February 2006 TPID course- trip to Brunei (1 week) worked with JIS focus being “Gifted and Talented” and ICT use in the curriculum
November 2005 “Middle Management” one day course
2001-2006 GCSE and GCE exam feedback meetings
2001 “Insight to Management” Consortium (3 days)
Summer 1998 Club Coaches Award (CCA) tennis coaching qualification
Qualified to coach up to county standard players
1991 Elementary Coach Award (ECA) for tennis coaching
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