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Lessons offered by Nifemi
  • Individual
  • In group
The lessons will be held
  • at his home
  • at your home
Taught subjects
  • English
  • Reading
  • English Literature
  • Literacy
  • Essay Writing
  • Writing
Levels
  • All Levels

UCL student teaching English Lit and Lang up to A level in London

Methodology

I teach young children, teenagers and older adults. My methodology is personalised to the student. I will listen to your needs, concerns, strengths and weaknesses and base my approach around that. I will base my approach on how you learn best. I have a passion for literature and writing and that comes through in my lesson. Please contact me if you want an enthusiastic and quality English tutor.

Experience

I am a second year Social Sciences with Quantitative Methods student at University College London (UCL). I have been tutoring for almost 4 years one of which I was tutoring full time around 6 students per week. Find my profile on Tutorful to see my 4.9/5 start reviews.

Rates

Rate for a 1-hour lesson. : £40/h
Lessons offered by Nifemi
Individual
In group
The lessons will be held
at his home
at your home
Taught subjects
  • English
  • Reading
  • English Literature
  • Literacy
  • Essay Writing
  • Writing
Levels
  • All Levels

Nifemi's CV

Education

University College London / 2018 - 2021
BSc Social Sciences with Quantitative Methods (Year 1 Grade: 69.24=2.1)

Studying interdisciplinary modules and Economics, Sociology and Quantitative Methods
Averaging high 2.1 and 1st classifications in all coursework pieces and exams, on track for a 1st
Activities: Head of Communications for UCL Q Step society, UCL Data Science Society, Data Analyst Volunteer with AgeUK

Blackheath High School / 2007 - 2014
A Levels / Chemistry (A) English Literature (A) Maths (A)
GCSEs / 10 A*, 1 Distinction, 3 A, 1 B (inc. English, Maths, Science, History, Geography, Latin...)
Experience

Tutorful / Private tutor / November 2016 - present
Tutored dozens of students weekly in one-on-one sessions in Maths, Science and English at GCSE and A level
I have given lessons to other university students and working professionals
I built up a repeat client base in a short period of time due to my hard work, attention to detail and creative mind
Some of my current students have described me as: “well prepared and very knowledgeable” and “very patient and positive, and understanding”
4.9/5 rating on my Tutoful profile

Future Frontiers / Careers Coach / February 2016 - May 2016
Voluntary placement at Harris Academy Battersea in London
Gained knowledge of educational and employment inequalities in London
Mentored and supported 2 secondary students in academic and career knowledge and planning
Organised interviews for the students to engage with professionals in their chosen fields
Utilised online resources to aid them in evaluating their chosen career options
Imperial College Union / #Helloicu Crew Volunteer / September 2015 - October 2015
Voluntary role centred around welcoming new students to Imperial College
Greeted and helped new first year students move into halls of residence
This involved: informing them about the local facilities and area, sharing my experience of halls, reassuring any nervous students

Imperial College London / Student Tour Guide / June 2015
Professionally represented Imperial to prospective students and their families as an accommodation tour guide
Guided students around halls of residence and campus; developing rapport, answering questions and sharing my university experiences

Victoria Library / Volunteer / July 2013
Supported a wide variety of young children to undertake the Summer Reading Challenge by helping with their reading and encouraging more to partake

Blackheath High School / After-School Assistant / September 2012 - July 2013
Supervised and organised after school activities for children aged 3-11, developing practical interpersonal skills and people related problem solving skills
Positions of Responsibility

UCL Q Step Society / Mentor / November 2019 - present
Mentor to 4 first year Q-Step students
Imperial College London / President’s Ambassador / September 2015 - June 2016
Engaging with a wide variety of people whilst guiding campus tours

Imperial College Union Chemistry / Mentor / September 2015 - June 2016
Mentored four first year Chemistry students
Provided academic support and general advice on university life

Blackheath High School / Peer/Maths Mentor / September 2010 - June 2014
Gained tutoring experience with students aged 11-15
Supported the pupils emotionally during shifts at lunchtime and before school
Received training from Childline on the pastoral support of young people

Blackheath High School / Deputy Head Girl / April 2013 - June 14
Represented the school at formal events to Governors and parents
Gave speeches to formal and informal audiences
Acted as an intermediary between the student body and the senior leadership team

Blackheath High School / House Captain / September 2012 - April 2013
Coordinated and supervised the House competitions for students aged 11-18

Blackheath High School / Origami club / September 2012 - July 2013
Developed and delivered the club for younger pupils

Awards

DBS Enhanced Certificate - issued 10th January 2020

Interests

German, Computer Programming, Fencing, Guitar

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