Alex is a qualified secondary school teacher in English and Drama and has experience teaching students with varying ability and needs. His theatrical background means he approaches tutoring creatively finding more unique and often more practical way of delivering sessions. Previous to this he worked as an Learning support assistant supporting students with a variety of SEN students.
Alex believes in creating meaningful relationships between himself, the student and the subject, which is rooted in mutual respect and inspiring students. In his experience this is integral to creating an environment that promotes a love of learning and helps improve attainment.
He also works as a freelance speaker for the Self-Esteem Team, the UK’s leading mental health speakers for schools. Through his work here he has furthered his knowledge of the struggles young people go through and incorporates this understanding in the way he delivers sessions, always pushing himself to minimize exam stress, ensure the student’s well-being and help build motivation and self-esteem.