WELCOME TO PS TUITION
Kate Halls is a qualified professional. She is committed to developing her tuition practice and is open to embracing new ideas and suggestions.
PGCE Secondary English
Qualified Teacher Status (QTS)
Qualified Teacher: Learning and Skills Status (QTLS)
Qualified Advice and Guidance Counsellor
Teacher Subject Specialist Training in GCSE Maths
Kate has high level qualifications in English and Mathematics and is happy to provide tuition in ICT and Study Skills on request.
In addition to teaching English, Kate is also a published writer with a passion for genre fiction and poetry.
A-Level A grade – Mathematics
BA Hons English (2:1) Lancaster University
MA Literary and Cultural Studies, Lancaster University
Specialist English Teacher
Teacher Subject Specialist in GCSE Mathematics
Kate has been a full time teacher for several years and has worked with adults and teens, and occasionally with older (9+) primary school pupils.
She has provided tuition for learners with a range of learning needs, including dyslexia, maths phobia, dyspraxia, emotional and behavioural difficulties and mental health conditions.
She’s also worked with learners who have been removed from mainstream education for health or social reasons.
Kate’s learners have included people from Poland, Romania, Lithuania, The Phillipines, The Netherlands, Spain and India. She has worked with many learners who speak English as an additional language.
Private Tuition provider since 2013
Teacher of English (since 2010), Maths (since 2011) and ICT (since 2014)
GCSE, Functional Skills, Adult Skills
PS Tuition is absolutely committed to the safety and wellbeing of all learners.
DBS Enhanced Clearance
Valid International Child Protection Certificate
Trained in Child Protection and Safeguarding
Kate can provide one-to-one support for learners, allowing her to give them undivided attention throughout the tuition session. She is able to respond flexibly to their personal needs and requirements, helping her to make the lessons fun and engaging, as well as relevant.
Tuition available at learner home or tutor home
All resources provided
Tuition can take place at your home, my home (14+ only) or via Skype.
Evenings and Weekends available
Hourly rate or full/half day
Bespoke Courses available on request
Kate believes that private tuition should be affordable and accessible to those who need it most. She works to keep her prices low and keep them realistic for families on lower incomes.
No registration fee
No agency fees
No minimum contract
Fortnightly and One Off sessions available
Cheaper than most local competition
Multi-learner discount negotiable