I am a qualified teacher and experienced tutor with a background in psychotherapy and counselling. I have a track record of delivering excellent results, and improving the confidence and self-esteem of my students.
- Which subject(s) do you teach?
At Newman Tuition we teach all school-based subjects at all levels.
Personally, I teach:
Maths and English at KS1, KS2, 7+ and 11+.
Maths at 13+, KS3, and GCSE.
While attaining top grades is important in today's highly competitive world, it is my belief that tutoring should be about much more than that. I place a high value on building the confidence and self-esteem of my students, and on promoting inquisitive and independent thinking across all areas of life.
- Tell me about your qualifications.
PGCE with QTS from Roehampton University
Certificate in Psychotherapy and Counselling
BA (Hons) 2.1
3As (including maths)
6A*s (including maths and English)
- How much do you charge?
A Newman Tuition tutor costs £47 up-to-and-including GCSE, and £50 for A-Level. Newman Tuition is a network of excellent tutors covering all age-ranges and school-based subjects. Please feel free to message me for further details.
Personally, I tutor English KS2 and maths up-to-and-including GCSE. My set rate for tuition is £70 per hour. This reflects my expertise, experience and the high success rate of my students.
If you are interested in overseas tuition, please message me the details.
- Where do you teach?
At students' homes in London.
- When are you available?
I am available for private tuition from 10am to 9pm Mondays to Thursday and Fridays 10am to 6pm. I am also available for block bookings of tuition during school holidays and summer holidays.
Newman Tuition tutors will come to your home during the week and on the weekend.
- Which ages and levels do you teach?
All ages: KS1, KS2, KS3, GCSE, A-Level, 7+, 11+, 13+
- Which qualifications do you prepare your students for?
7+, 11+, 13+, SATS, GCSEs, iGCSEs, A-Levels
- Describe your arrangements for online tutoring.
Online tutoring is possible using Skype.
- Do you have a personal message for students?
Question: What are the 3 most important letters in the alphabet?
Answer: R.T.Q - 'Read The Question.'
- What kind of experience do you have?
I am a qualified teacher and a highly experienced tutor. I have helped hundreds of students improve significantly in maths and English, achieve high GCSE grades, and gain entry to London's top schools.
I am Director of Newman Tuition, a network of qualified tutors offering a bespoke tutoring service across all age-ranges and subjects, including school entrance examinations, revision strategies and exam techniques.
I taught at Mathilda Marks-Kennedy School, and am currently a teaching consultant at Kingsbury Green Primary School.
I also teach English as a Foreign Language to groups of international students.
- Do you have an up-to-date DBS (Disclosure & Barring Service, formerly CRB) Certificate?
All Newman Tuition tutors have valid DBS certificates.
- Where and with whom did you train?
PGCE with QTS at Roehampton University
- Do you belong to any professional organisations?
The Tutors' Association - Corporate Member
- Tell me about some of your current students.
Recently got several Year 6 students into highly selective secondary schools (some with scholarships).
Working with students in Years 3, 4, 5 and 6 to improve their maths and English.
Working with students in Year 7, 8, 9, 10 and 11 to prepare them for their maths GCSE.
• BA (Hons) 2.1; Certificate in Psychotherapy and Counselling
• PGCE with QTS
• Valid DBS Certificate; The Tutors' Association Corporate Member
• Newman Tuition
My son was tutored by Zac Newman for Maths G.C.S.E. from January to May 2015. During this period I noticed my son's confidence levels increase. My son's self esteem improved as did his own abilities in Maths. Zac has a very positive, encouraging approach when teaching. I will happily use Zac and Newman Tuition again for my other children.
Zac worked with my 13 year old son, helping him with his maths work. Always on time, super professional and inspirational, we found him a pleasure to have in our home. We would gladly recommend Zac to anyone who wishes to boost their child's confidence in maths, prepare them for exams, or to just keep up with the work done in a high set.
We were looking for a tutor for our son not just to ensure he passed his 11+ but to also improve his exam technique and build his confidence. Zac was able, within a short time, to highlight our son's strengths & weakness. Zac guided us on topics where he was being careless and pinpointed areas for improvement. Our son didn't initially want a tutor but Zac's approach was relaxed and friendly, and by the end of our time with Zac, our son missed being able to go over areas he hadn't quite grasped at schoolâ€¦
...Zac had a wide variety or techniques and games to engage and encourage our son. We were also given accurate and valuable feedback on what to do to ensure continued progress. Our son was confident for his 11+ and he was able to secure a place at the school we wanted (with a partial scholarship). I would recommend Zac and Newman Tuition.
We have employed Zac to tutor our son, Matthew, who is currently in Year 9.
We are so pleased as Matthew is gaining in both confidence and grades through Zac's teaching methods.
We were very grateful to Zac for his coaching of our son. Our previous tutor dropped out for personal reasons, and we were left with a short period to make the final preparations for the entrance exams. Zac quickly identified the small number of missing elements in our son's skills and worked with him in the last 6 weeks to hone and improve his skills. As a result, our son was a confident candidate when it came to taking the entrance exams, and for that we are very gratefulâ€¦.
â€¦Zac has an excellent attitude with the children he tutors, and works with them well to identify and work on their weaknesses and grow their confidence. He was professional in the best possible way.
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