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Nicholas Bamford GCSE English Tutor (St Albans)

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  • St. Albans (AL1) View on map
  • Last Logged In: 11 Jun 2018
  • Sex: Male
  • Can Travel To: Bedford, City of London, Luton, North Hertfordshire, Stevenage, Watford
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  • Professional Qualification I have a PhD, two post doctorate fellowships, and numerous publications in top journals
  • Professional Qualification I have TEFL and been a private tutor for over 10 years
  • Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS, formerly CRB) Check I have a DBS
  • References References are available upon request


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Personal Message
“Nicholas is very special and my son has really started to feel better about himself knowing finally that somebody believes in him in teaching him GCSE English. He has gained so much as a person... so thank you.”
‘S’, June 2017.
Which subject(s) do you teach?
English GCSE; A level English
A level Religious Studies ; GCSE/ A level Philosohy
Masters Dissertation
PhD Thesis
Tell me about your qualifications.
I have been a tutor for over ten years and I hold a PhD in Theology, Patristics and comparative Theology. I also hold two post-doctorate Fellowships; and have published articles in top journals and books in comparative Theology and Patristic Theology.
What kind of experience do you have?
I am an English teacher in school and a part time lecturer. I focus mainly on GCSE English, A level English and Philisophy. I teach mostly in the evenings and with many years tutoring experience I provide guidance on developing essay skills and developing analytical abilities: I get results. I also have real academic experience.
How much do you charge?
I charge £40/hour for GCSE and A levels , not including travelling expenses if further than 10 miles !
Where do you teach?
I teach in St Albans, Hertfordshire and London at the student's home
I can travel quite far to accommodate the student
When are you available?
I am available in evenings 5 days a week: not weekends
Which ages and levels do you teach?
Key Stage 1 to A levels and give tutoring academic advice to undergraduate and post graduate levels.
Which qualifications do you prepare your students for?
GCSE, A level
Post graduate Masters and PhD
Do you have an up-to-date DBS (Disclosure & Barring Service, formerly CRB) Certificate?
Yes I have a up to date DBS certificate
Tell me about some of your current students.
I have students working to towards GCSE English and A Level English.
Do you have a personal message for students?
I am friendly and an engaging teacher that believes learning should be fun as well as educational. I believe in providing a natural space for learning with a focus on encouraging inquiry and analysis. I hep the student with essay skills, methodology, critical analysis and contextual analysis.