Scholarship exam tutors

The scholarship exam is a more challenging version of the common entrance exam; it is designed to identify the most able students applying to private independent schools. Those who pass the scholarship exam receive a fee reduction known as a scholarship. A scholarship can be awarded to any pupil based entirely on their performance within a particular subject or field of education and irrespective of background, class or financial stability. Our scholarship tutors can offer your child the extra support they may need.

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WHAT QUALIFICATIONS DO OUR SCHOLARSHIP TUTORS HAVE?

Fleet Tutors believe that scholarship tuition can only be successful if our private tutors have the relevant qualifications and experience. All of our scholarship tutors must hold a degree in the subject they tutor at 2.1 or above or a teaching qualification recognised by the General Teaching Council.

WHAT EXPERIENCE DO OUR SCHOLARSHIP TUTORS HAVE?

All of Fleet Tutors’ common entrance tutors are required to have relevant teaching or scholarship tuition experience. Many of our common entrance tutors are qualified teachers; others are experienced tutors with high class degrees. All must have up to date knowledge of the curriculum and the scholarship exams.

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Tutors You Can Trust
  • Highly experienced and qualified tutors
  • Rigorous recruitment and vetting process
  • Selected for subject knowledge and ability to engage with students
  • Variety of subjects, levels and exam boards
Private tutors

John L

Primary Qualification:

MSc Nanoscale Science and Tech - Leeds

Subjects:

Science, Physics View More

Profile:

With a first class master's degree in physics, John is a qualified teacher with over 10 years' experience who specialises in physics from secondary to A level. A friendly and encouraging teacher, John prides himself on supporting students looking to boost their grades and their understanding of the curriculum.

Marney W

Primary Qualification:

BEd - University of Cambridge

Subjects:

Maths View More

Profile:

A qualified and experienced secondary school Maths teacher, previously Head of Department at an independent London day school. Education and experience Marney was educated at St Paul's Girls' School and Cambridge University. She has a degree in Maths and Education. She has 30 years of teaching experience across all age groups including adults. She has taught in a mixture of maintained and independent schools in this country and abroad. She now works exclusively as a tutor.

Sandra L

Primary Qualification:

PGCE Spanish with QTS - Buckingham

Subjects:

English, French, Spanish, EFL View More

Profile:

Sandra is a qualified, highly skilled and talented language teacher driven by the rewards that teaching brings. She has over six years experience of teaching and tutoring and strives for excellence in both the academic and pastoral aspects of her role. She works hard to ensure the best outcome for all students.

HOW DO YOU KNOW YOUR CHILDREN WILL BE SAFE WITH OUR SCHOLARSHIP TUTORS?

All of our private tutors hold Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service Certificates (DBS), or Enhanced Disclosure Scotland’s which we check very closely. The CRB are an executive agency of the Home Office which vets applications for people who want to work with children and vulnerable people. We interview and obtain 2 references for every private tutor; one work reference and one character reference. Many of the work referees have worked with the tutor in a teaching environment so they can provide us with a valuable insight in to the way the tutor works with children. The character referee can also help us determine whether a tutor is suitable to work with children for private tuition due to their characteristics. All of our tutors are screened very closely by our Tutor Support team.

So what does Home Tuition Involve?

Helping students relieve their anxieties about school work or exams requires learning that is personalised and delivered by tutors with a track record of success. Here at Fleet Tutors, our home tuition service is delivered one-to-one, and tailored to accurately match the right tutor to each student based on their individual educational needs.

Parents in need of a home tutor either as an additional help during term time to improve exam grades or as a transitional intervention in place of attending a school premises e.g. home schooling, need not look further than Fleet Tutors. Our tutors are subject specialists, all of whom are Enhanced DBS checked, fully vetted, and experienced at building trust and rapport with students regardless of their age, background or particular learning challenges.

To find out more about our results focused approach to delivering one-to-one tuition in your own home, speak to our knowledgeable team on 0333 920 2545, option 1.

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