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My name is Ian and I am an experienced tutor specialising in Maths, Physics and English as Foreign language. I am currently a Masters student at the University of Edinburgh studying International Development My previous studies include a BA and an MSc in Experimental and Theoretical Physics at the University of Cambridge as well as a scholarship year in Fukuoka, Japan where I studied Japanese.
For the past two years I have been working for a charity as a manager of one of their learning centres which provide academic support sessions and deliver customised education programmes for schools and students aged 7-19. As part of the charity's leadership team I also trained staff on how to best provide tuition to students and took specific responsibility for the implementation of the charity's university application support as well as schemes run with the universities of Cambridge and Oxford.
Prior to this I worked as an English as a Foreign Language (EFL) teacher in both the UK and Japan. As well as providing tailored tuition in a broad range of subjects, I have designed and delivered a variety of educational programmes in conjunction with schools and teachers. This has given me a clear understanding of educational frameworks and assessment criteria and how to support students to achieve their academic targets..
Due to my previous work supporting students with university applications and with CVs, I am also capable of delivering sessions themed around personal statements and job applications.
I am passionate about supporting young people to achieve their academic potential. In order to do this I work with tutees to understand their individual learning needs and their particular goals and to then formulate a step-by-step plan which will allow them to achieve their targets.. The first session I provide will be based on this and so will often involve an exploration of current knowledge as well as opportunities to build rapport and trust with the tutee which is vitally important for a successful tutoring experience.
At the heart of my tutoring is a calm and patient approach which creates an environment conducive to learning and encourages the student to explore their own ideas and to apply their knowledge to tackle new and unfamiliar questions and concepts.
We've only had one lesson to date but Ian was very pleasant, he had a nice way about him and my son liked Ian and actually enjoyed the lesson. He assessed my son and identified how best to build upon his knowledge. We have booked more lessons!
Ian has been working with my son since last Autumn to help him prepare for his higher physics. He's been great, working at a pace that suited Leo, patient and thorough. Leo has improved a lot in his understanding & is much more confident about his exam next week. Thank you!
My daughter was very happy with her first lesson. She told me that Ian is one of the best teachers she ever came across with, very satisfied and very looking forward to the following lessons.
Ian is great. My son worked with him on Nat 5 maths last year and Ian is helping him again this year for higher. He is patient and encouraging and is really helping Ruaridh with the material.
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