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Personal Statement Preparation Tutors

Tavistock Tutors offer personal statement preparation tutors in the London area. Despite the rise in fees, competition for university places has never been fiercer. With A-Level grades also rising, universities are looking increasingly to personal statements as a decision-making tool. This is because writing about oneself is a difficult skill to master. It requires a delicate balancing act between sufficient self-promotion and unattractive boasting. In addition to this, different courses and different institutions will be looking for subtly different things in personal statements. These are exactly the kind of nuances a first time candidate could miss. This is where the skills and experience of a Tavistock Tutor can make all the difference.

All of our tutors have graduated from Redbrick, Russell group, or Oxbridge universities. Their places were gained in the face of stiff competition and in no small part due to the quality of their personal statements. They not only had the skills to write a top class personal statement, but the presence of mind to understand what separated theirs from the rest. Now they want to pass their skills and knowledge on to you. They can help with everything from writing style, spelling, and grammar to the tricky decision of what to leave out and what to include. They will even be able to point out activities you might want to take up with a view to including them in your personal statement.

When you contact Tavistock Tutors, our educational consultants are trained to ask all the right questions. Their aim will be to pair you with a tutor who has applied for your subject at your first choice institution, with success. This will ensure you make fast, accurate progress towards your goal from lesson one. In addition to this, your tutor should be able to provide you with the specific pearls of wisdom that will help take you application to the next level and distinguish you from your rivals.

So, set yourself on the path to a brighter future, with a place at your first choice university. Contact Tavistock Tutors today and ask about our personal statement tutors.


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Annalisa G

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From a young age I have always enjoyed learning and encouraging others to enjoy it too. From senior school, where I volunteered in a Primary school, I have always been interested in teaching and tutoring. This passion for teaching others have deepened through experience. Current: Tutoring KS2 SATs. Current: Tutoring GDL BPP syllabus. Special areas of knowledge include EU, Criminal law and Contract Law. 09/18 – 05/19 Tutoring Geography A-level Coursework and Pre-exam (30 ......

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Louie G

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In June 2019 I graduated with a 1st in History from Cambridge University. During my studies, I worked as a private tutor. I have taught Economics to A-Level (Edexcel and AQA), History to GCSE, A-Level and Undergraduate (OCR, Edexcel and AQA) students as well as Spanish to GCSE (AQA) students and below. I also have extensive experience tutoring key 11+ and 13+ subjects English and Maths. More broadly I have a lot of ......

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Helen S

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My combined experience of academic research and teaching means that I possess expertise in History of Art and also understand the theory and practicalities of how people learn. This means I have developed strategies throughout my teaching experience to support students with different abilities. I have experience in teaching and with working with people who have diverse mental, intellectual and physical needs. I come from a background in university student ......

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Callum F

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Over the last 10 years, I have done roughly 150 hours of tutoring, predominately A-Level chemistry in the holidays during my first degree and more recently since completing my PhD. I’ve taught a mixture of student abilities and interests in science, and have experience in getting students excited about the natural world around us. I’ve had long and short term clients who sometimes wanted a brush up on skills before ......

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Alicia F

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Personal Statement Preparation

I have a wealth of tutoring experience in a variety of subjects. Such experience included helping classes of GCSE students with their French exams and assessments. I have many students individually through various access schemes in which I aided students in writing their personal statements, preparing for Oxbridge admissions tests and interviews. I have also provided help for A-level students in A-levels such as History and English Literature, as well ......

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Helen M

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I have been tutoring for six years and have over 450 hours teaching experience both online and residentially. I have undertake residential placements in places such as Monaco, London and Bedford helping students achieve their full potential. I also have successfully tutored students applying to schools such as Harrow and Stowe, focusing on interview technique and the written papers. ...

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Lydia B

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I am currently studying at UCL for my History MA. Prior to this I studied History at Cambridge University where I was President of our college history society which involved liaising with globally renowned scholars to organise talks for the student body. I have completed a Teaching English as a Foreign Language certification in Buenos Aires and spent 6 months teaching English in the city. I taught English to children aged 6......

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Anastasia R

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I have always been a natural teacher; taking on the role of a peer mentor to under achieving year 7 pupils throughout secondary school (years 9-11), developing to be a subject captain for English, Drama, and Dance in sixth form (which involved running extra curricular subject based clubs), and being a qualified and active swimming coach since 2013. Moving from a state school to a top-class university (Cambridge) showed me the importance ......

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Jessica C

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I have experience tutoring Ancient History, History, English Literature and English Language. I teach a variety of age groups and ability levels, ranging from primary school children to undergraduate students. I have experience teaching different exam boards (including OCR, AQA, Edexcel, WJEC) and helping students prepare their UCAS applications. Some examples of my past teaching experience include: – Proof reading History and Ancient History essays for undergraduate students in central London ......

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Robin W

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I am an Oxford English graduate and have been teaching English full time since 2001. I have wide experience of teaching at GCSE and A-level and have been Head of Department at both a large Sixth Form college and at a top performing independent school for girls. I am have taught across several different exam boards and specifications including AQA at GCSE and Edexcel, Eduqas and AQA at A level. I ......

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Nina K

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I fell in love with teaching working for Bridge the Gap as a High School student in San Francisco. As part of my role, I tutored students from underprivileged backgrounds between the ages of eight and thirteen in maths, history and English. During my first undergraduate degree, I continued to tutor in a private capacity and became a paid teacher’s assistant. For this position, I completed a 3-month course ......

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Daniel F

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I have been working as a tutor and writer for the last 5 years. In that time I have tutored both A level and undergraduate students in Philosophy, History and English Literature both in one-to-one tutorials and in seminar workshops. More recently, I have also tutored a number of students in the US for university entrance exams, in particular the GRE and GMAT. In my professional life I have worked as ......

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James W

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Law: I spent 2018-19 tutoring students studying for their Graduate Diploma in Law (GDL). My main experience focuses on the core GDL modules, namely Contract, Constitutional & Administrative, Criminal, Equity & Trusts, EU, Land, and Tort. History: I spent 2017-18 tutoring GCSE students in History in preparation for their exams. The topics covered included the Russian Revolution, the English Civil War, and the Norman Conquest. Having studied two degrees in ......

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Jamie J

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I’ve helped several students through the process of applying to Oxford with both History, the Ancient history aspect of Classics, and the Politics aspect of PPE both with their preparation for any pre-interview tests and practice for their interviews. All of them have gone on to be offered interviews at the colleges they applied to. I have some experience in tutoring Maths to GCSE and to A Level as ......

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Laura B

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I am a fully qualified languages teacher with a passion for education. I trained as teacher at the University of Cambridge after completing my PhD in French literature. I currently work in an independent girls school teaching French and Spanish. I have worked for 3 years as a private tutor in London where I taught Italian and French. My students all achieved A* in their GCSE exams. I have been an ......

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Amalia T

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– Tutor of Maths and Physics at GCSE, A-Level, IB and undergraduate level for 10 years. – Maths Supervisor for the University of Cambridge. – Secondary school teacher, preparing classes for Maths and Physics IGCSE. – Official marker for STEP (university Mathematics admissions tests). – Invigilator for the University of Cambridge. – Public Engagement event leader for the Royal Society and University of Cambridge ...

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Karla R

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I am originally from New York and graduated from the University of St Andrews in Scotland. Since university, I have worked in the financial technology industry in Product, Strategy, Analytics and Innovation roles in San Francisco, New York, Dubai and London. I am very grateful for my career opportunities and also appreciate tutoring in tandem as a way to pay forward. I have tutored secondary school and undergraduate students in ......

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Csongor

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I started tutoring in 2015 through volunteering in an orphanage home, where I taught a seven-year old boy for two years in a variety of subjects. This experience taught me a lot about how to deal with people and provided me with strong communication skills. Since then, I have decided to continue this passion in London, having taught both adults and children since the end of 2017. In the last two years, ......

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Sam G

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I have extensive experience helping students with their academic work. I have taught in preparation for 11+ examinations, GCSE, A-Level and university entrance (Oxbridge) interviews. I studied English at Cambridge and, having myself been through the long process of examinations and interviews, have a good understanding of the various pressures and difficulties that students are presented with along the way. In 2012 I taught English as a foreign language in Mongolia for ......

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