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Jem Peck - Maths, English & 11+ exam Tutor in Surbiton, Kingston

Jem Peck 11+ exam Tutor (Kingston upon Thames)

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  • Surbiton (KT6) View on map
  • Last Logged In: 15 Jul 2017
  • Sex: Male
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  • Professional Qualification Geography Bsc
  • Professional Qualification PGCE from Kingston
  • Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS, formerly CRB) Check Full enhanced DBS
  • Professional Membership NAHT IAPS
  • References References are available upon request


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Personal Message
Each child needs to feel confident with good self esteem in order to feel successful academically. When they can see their rapid progress and a greater understanding in 11+ subjects, they grow braver and more confident, with the edge to succeed!
Which subject(s) do you teach?
Maths, English (Comprehension expert!), Verbal and non-verbal reasoning
Tell me about your qualifications.
BSc in Geography from Kingston
PGCE 7-11 from Kingston
What kind of experience do you have?
I have 12 years experience teaching KS2 in the state sector and currently 12 years teaching in the Independent Prep School sector primarily to Year 5 and 6 children heading towards 11+. I understand the worries and anxiety issues around 11+ entrance exams... for children and parents. Often there are gaps in a child's understanding, which means they are unstable in developing their later knowledge. Securing this and building on 11+ exam technique and practice questions puts them in the right frame of mind to confidently tackle 11+. I have a raft of tips, techniques and resources with which to tackle 11+ exams - and current, relevant knowledge of what the schools require.
How much do you charge?
£45-50 per hour depending on location
Where do you teach?
I live in Surbiton and am happy to travel to your home or teach from mine - which ever is easiest for you.
Will teach in Kingston, Surbiton, Thames Ditton, Esher, Claygate - i.e. within a few miles of Surbiton
When are you available?
I am available from 12th July for the duration of the Summer Holidays - often the best time for an 11+ boost. Possible availability through to December at weekends.
Which ages and levels do you teach?
Years 5 and 6 heading towards 11+
Do you have an up-to-date DBS (Disclosure & Barring Service, formerly CRB) Certificate?
I have a full enhanced DBS
Do you belong to any professional organisations?
I am a member of the National Association of Head Teachers (NAHT) and a member of the Independent Association of prep Schools (IAPS)
Tell me about some of your current students.
The children I currently work with gain successful entry to:
Hampton, Lady Eleanor Holles, Kingston Grammar, Surbiton High, Ibstock Place, St Paul's (previously Colet Court), St Paul's Girls, Latymer, Godolphin and Latymer, NHEHS, Kew House school, ST James' boys and Girls.
Do you have a personal message for students?
Having tuition doesn't have to be a burden. I will always make it engaging, motivating and fun. You will feel so much more confident as you head back into school each time we have had a lesson! ... AND you will be ready for 11+