Frequently Asked Questions

Do you tutor on the weekends?

Yes.  I have sessions from 7 pm to 9 pm.  l charge a higher hourly rate for online biology tuition and in-person biology tuition on Saturday and Sunday.    

Do you tutor during the day?

I can currently tutor from 11 am to 9 pm.  

Do you offer a trial session?

Yes.  This is for online tuition only.  Before I can offer this service I do need to discuss A-Level Biology Tuition with students and their parents via my free telephone consultation service.  

Do you offer discounts on your hourly rate?

My current weekday hourly charges are priced competitively compared to other tutors, so I cannot give a discount.  

How do we pay you?

I accept payments by cash or bank transfer.  For online tuition, I ask for payment in advance of the session.  

Are you a qualified teacher?

Yes.  I have a PGCE teaching qualification and am registered with the education workforce council in wales.  All my certificates can be viewed on my about page.  

Do students improve when tutored by you?

Yes.   I’m proud to say that my students improve in both their grades and confidence after having tuition with me.  My student testimonials are all very positive.  

Can I cancel a lesson?

I ask for 24 hours notice for the cancellation of both online and in-person lessons.  Lessons cancelled with less than 24 hours notice are charged at the full hourly rate.  

Do you provide resources?

Yes.  I have exam board specific resources that include: notes, exam papers, animations, video tutorials and lots of activities.  I also record the online tuition lesson and provide a link to the video and resources via the student portal.