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Psychology Tutor in Sutton - Kate Lake

Kate Lake A-level Psychology Tutor (Sutton)

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  • Carshalton (SM5)
  • Last Logged In: 03 Apr 2018
  • Sex: Female
  • Can Travel To: Merton
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Personal Message
I am looking to utilise my experiences in education to support children and young people with their academic achievement and social and emotional development. I am available for one off sessions, and short and long term bookings.
Which subject(s) do you teach?
Psychology up to graduate level
study skills / revision techniques / exam preparation for all ages (SATS, GCSE's, A-level's and degree)
Maths and literacy at primary school level
Sessions to support parents with children with special educational needs
working memory training
Stress management
Life skills
Tell me about your qualifications.
Currently a Trainee Educational Psychologist at University College of London.
Previously completed a Masters in Mental Health Psychology achieving a distinction at University of Liverpool
Previously graduated with a First class Honours Psychology undergraduate degree.
Member of the British Psychological society
What kind of experience do you have?
I have had extensive experience within the education sector supporting children and young people with their academic achievements and social and emotional development. I have 2 years experience working in schools as an Assistant Educational Psychologist and am now training to become a fully qualified Educational Psychologist. My experiences include:
- Training teachers, teaching assistants and learning support assistants for a variety of quality first teaching and interventions.
- To collect evidence towards a request for an EHC assessment for children with the highest special educational need.
- Implementing a variety of interventions to support children using baseline assessments and follow-up’s to track and review progress
- Interventions consist of: Mindfulness, CBT for children, Solution Focused Brief Therapy, Fun Friends, Reciprocal teaching, Working Memory, Philosophy 4 Children, Dyscalculia, Dyslexia, reading, spelling, writing, study skills, maths, ETC.
- Visiting primary and secondary schools within short-term contracts to deliver training to teachers and students.
How much do you charge?
£35-40 an hour depending on session required.
Where do you teach?
I will travel to the student's homes to teach and also offer online services too.
I live in Sutton and willing to travel to Carshalton, Sutton, Belmont, Banstead, Epsom, North Cheam, Wallington, Wimbledon, Morden, Raynes Park, Worcester Park, and surrounding areas.
When are you available?
In term time, I am available all day on Tuesdays, Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays, and the rest of the week after 6pm.
I am available throughout all school holidays.
Which ages and levels do you teach?
I teach Years 1-6 in Primary schools for the majority of subjects. Years 7 - 13 and undergraduate degree students for Psychology, Study Skills, Essay writing and Proofreading.
Do you have an up-to-date DBS (Disclosure & Barring Service, formerly CRB) Certificate?
DBS checked and able to provide a copy to student on the first session.
Describe your arrangements for online tutoring.
Skype interview can be arranged for any sessions (I can also offer a range of face to face and online throughout different sessions).
I can email resources to support students.
I can liaise over email regarding some sessions such as proof reading.
Do you belong to any professional organisations?
The British Psychological Society
Th Association of Educational Psychologists.
Do you have a personal message for students?
My sessions can be flexible depending on needs of the student and a pace that is comfortable.