Tom is a highly experienced private tutor, and has been tutoring part time since graduating with a First-Class degree from Cambridge in 2013, and full time since achieving a Distinction in my Masters at the Goldsmiths, University of London in 2014. Tom puts into practice the approaches he has learnt from the outstanding teachers he had on his educational journey and has accumulated a wealth of experience that ensures Tom can discover the right approach for each individual tutee.
Tom has a particular interest in teaching English, Politics, and for entrance exams (with especial experience teaching for 11+ and Common Entrance) and has tutored English and humanities subjects from KS2 up to undergraduate level. Having worked at schools, been a senior tutor at a tuition centre, homeschooled students with complex needs, worked with students with ADHD, and delivered Skype tuition to students across the globe, Tom is adept at working with a wide range of pupils of different abilities. Tom delivers bespoke classes to suit each student, and prides himself on making even the densest topics interesting and accessible. Tom’s tuition is friendly, challenging and tailored to suit each learner’s needs and ambitions.
In recent years his students at 13+ have been offered places at St Paul’s, Downe House, Cheltenham Ladies College and won scholarships to Westminster (via The Challenge). Tom’s students at 11+ have won places at Haberdasher Aske’s, Tiffin, Godolphin and Latymer, Hampton’s and been awarded scholarships at RGS, Reeds, and King’s.