Hello. I am a skills orientated tutor who works diligently on-line and in person to improve my students' chances of success. I look forward to working with you. Neil
- Which subject(s) do you teach?
I tutor history, writing skills, study skills, politics, US exam and entrance prep, anything requiring critical thinking, reading, or writing skills.
- Tell me about your qualifications.
PhD in History
Masters Degree in History
MA (Hons) Classics & Mediaeval History
- How much do you charge?
£50/hour. On-line writing assessments are £50/1000 words.
- Where do you teach?
I teach at the client's address, or any convenient facility such as a library, community centre etc. I do not teach at my own home.
I will travel to Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Cullercoats, Tynemouth, Wallsend, North Shields, or anywhere on the Metro.
I also teach on-line through skype or via email.
- When are you available?
Available by appointment at agreed upon times with the client.
- Which ages and levels do you teach?
- Which qualifications do you prepare your students for?
GCSE; A-Level; Undergraduate Degree; Post-Graduate Degree; Private Work
- Describe your arrangements for online tutoring.
I can tutor by e-mail or skype.
- Do you have a personal message for students?
While I don't guarantee a final grade, I do guarantee that if you follow my instructions your work and your grade will improve.
- What kind of experience do you have?
I have tutored for over 15 years in various capacities in England and the United States. I also managed tutoring and mentoring programmes in US universities. I primarily teach GCSE and A-Level students but will consider any client up to PhD level.
- Do you have an up-to-date DBS (Disclosure & Barring Service, formerly CRB) Certificate?
- Tell me about some of your current students.
I currently work with A-level and GCSE students, and university students.
I have recently worked for two tutoring agencies in Oxford (references supplied on request).
MA(hons) Classics & Mediaeval History (University of Edinburgh, Scotland)
Masters Degree in US History (University of Georgia)
PhD History (University of Georgia)
I have no hesitation at all in recommending Neil. He tutored our son over an 18 month period and we found him to be knowledgeable, reliable, helpful and committed to the goals we had. My son enjoyed his company and benefitted from his good counsel.
Neil follows up every session with an informative e mail which was always helpful and appreciated.
Neil is a fantastic tutor. He always gives valuable feedback on essays, hitting the nail on the head with his advice, and has had a big impact on the way I think when I write. I have stuck with him since A-levels to MA level and have been satisfied every time. I would recommend him whole-heartedly!
We have used Neil for tutoring for over 2 years now. He is a very valued and trusted tutor. Highly professional and knowledgeable. My son’s A Level grades improved massively and through this he secured his place at Durham university. He has been invaluable in supporting him at University where he gained great results for his first year. We cannot recommend Neil enough.
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