Subjects I teach
Maths, English and Science Primary, 11+, Common Entrance
History, Geography, Spanish and RS Primary, GCSE
Drama Primary, GCSE, A2, Degree
Psychology to all levels
7+, 8+, 11+, 13+ Common Entrance – Maths, English, Verbal and Non-Verbal Reasoning
UCAS and Personal Statements
100% Success rate in 11+ and 13+ exams.
Has tutored around the world in Singapore, Monaco, France, Italy, Spain and Greece.
Worked with SEN students: Experience with dyslexia, ADHD, autism
With a BA Hons from the University of Cambridge and MSc Psychology, eight years teaching experience and a 100% tuition success rate, Emily-Jane combines a passion for education with the skills and knowledge that really make the difference. She specialises in 7, 11 & 13 Plus Entrance, helping students to reach their full potential and the school place they desire.
EXPERIENCE – STUDENTS SUCCESSFUL AT:
St Paul’s Girl’s School,
City of London School,
City of London School for Girls, Wycombe Abbey School
, Godolphin & Latymer School,
North London Collegiate School
, Lady Eleanor Holles School
, Queens’ College London,
University College School,
South Hampstead High School,
Francis Holland School,
PREP SCHOOL EXPERIENCE – STUDENTS SUCCESSFUL AT: Arnold House School, St Paul’s Cathedral School , Hill House International Junior School, Knightsbridge School, Pembridge Hall School , The Hall School
EXPERIENCE FURTHER AFIELD: Magdalen College School, Oxford King Edward VI School, Southampton International, School of Madrid, International School of Geneva
B.A. (Hons), M.A. (Cantab) in Education Studies with English and Drama, from University of Cambridge.
MSc Psychology with Distinction at BPP University.
Currently studying MSc Neuroscience at King’s College, London.
A Levels: Spanish (A with full marks in written and oral exams), English Literature (A), History (B); AS Levels: Theatre Studies (A with full marks in coursework), French (B).
7 GCSEs at A* Grade, 3 GCSES at A Grade.
LAMDA Gold Award for Solo Acting, NSDF and Methuen Drama Emerging Artists Prize for Design.
My Approach to Private Tuition
Emily-Jane is a specialist entrance exam tutor and has a 100% success rate in helping students with their 7, 11 and 13 plus entrance to London’s top independent schools. With a wealth of materials and past papers she is able to offer students a well-structured tuition plan to ensure their success. She also brings a bit of fun to sessions, enthusing pupils by combining their interests with studies and building a strong tutor-friend relationship. She offers her students a tailored tuition plan to ensure a well-structured approach to study, but also encourages enthusiasm by combining their personal interests with studies and building a strong pupil-mentor relationship. Her aim is to guarantee success, but also to create a sense of academic fulfilment and to inculcate a true love of the subject within a student, which will last a lifetime.
–“Emily-Jane is an excellent tutor – her enthusiasm and love of her subject are contagious.”
–“I would recommend Emily-Jane unreservedly for any tutoring, teaching or mentoring activities. Her combination of lively enthusiasm, subject knowledge, imaginative flexibility of approach and commitment to her students make her anabsolutely first-class educator.”
–“I can honestly say we are lucky to have her.”
–“Emily-Jane cares a great deal about giving my son every chance to succeed and that she is very committed to nurturing his skills as well as giving him a positive sense of self-worth.”
–“She prepares very conscientiously and with great imagination; her knowledge of her subject cannot be faulted.”
–“I am quite sure she made all the difference – bolstering my son’s confidence and providing good, sensible advice which resulted in his acceptance at Dulwich College.”
–“The type of teaching that really hits the mark.”
When I am not tutoring, I work as an Assistant Celebrity Biographer – and most recently helped write Adele’s biography!