Tutoring Jobs


Tutor profile verified

  • Hourly rate €47
  • Response Time 7h
  • Number of students 50+
Book a class

1st lesson free!

1st lesson free!

PhD and nationally-published writer teaching GCSE and above, based in London

Superprof tutor

Alexis is one of our best teachers. A high quality profile, verified qualifications, quick response rate and loved by students!

About the lesson

I approach each topic according to the immediate and long-range needs of the student, whether they require help in comprehending their topic, in preparing for exams, or in planning, executing, and proofing written work. Depending on the desire and temperament of the student, I can gear my lessons either towards cramming and exam survival or towards the nurturing of lifelong learning.

In my time as both lecturer and tutor I have learned that there is no effective one-size-fits-all approach to pedagogy. If you're struggling with an obdurate topic and simply wish to pass an exam that you're dreading, I can help you by teaching to the test and unlocking the code of what's expected at your level. If you're enthralled by your subject and wish to pursue it further, beyond the bounds of learning outcomes and assessment, then I can cultivate that passion in you. If you want to improve your critical or creative writing, I can help you articulate your vision and present it according to high standards; along the way I will instil good practices that will help you in any such task.

For any given first session I like to get to know the student, find out where they're at in their course of study, and see what their current working methods are like. Usually, talking about the current piece of homework, the next upcoming exam, or due assignment is a great way to gauge their requirements, assess where my help is most needed, and thus collaboratively devise a joint programme of work. Some students work better with a more freewheeling approach in which they discover the joy of their own working methods, whereas others achieve their potential with a more planned and scheduled approach. Contingent upon these considerations, my sessions can run between one and two hours.


  • English
  • English Literature
  • Modern Literature
  • +2

    Critical Thinking

    World Literature


  • English


  • Junior Cycle
  • Transition Year
  • Fifth Year
  • +6

    Sixth Year

    Adult education

    Bachelor's degree

    Master's degree


    Doctorate degree

About Alexis

I have been lecturing in English Literature at Brunel University, where I received my PhD, since the 2015-16 academic year. I have been offering private tuition in various capacities since I was a teenager. I have received consistently positive feedback from the groups I've taught at university, and have had successful results with my private students since focusing on tuition in the last year. I am also a nationally-published writer whose book reviews have appeared in The Guardian and Prospect Magazine. I have run sessions on writing technique at my university.

Recently, an MA student at Birkbeck whom I have coached in writing technique received a Distinction for both essays that they wrote in the past year, an A Level student of mine got a place on the Classics & Philosophy BA of their choice, and a GCSE student showed considerable improvement on his English mock exams. In addition to English I have also tutored in Religious Studies and French Language (GCSE) as well as History, Classic Civilisation, and Philosophy (A Level). I am familiar with the AQA, OCR, and EdExcel syllabi, as well as the skills required to thrive in a university setting.

I have an Enhanced DBS Certificate, dated March 16th of 2020. I am signed up for the update service.



  • 5h: €235
  • 10h: €470


  • €47/h

free lessons

  • 30mins

Other English teachers in London

  • Experienced tutor teaches primary-level English. Worked with multiple families, ages 2-10, some with additional needs. Fosters a love for learning through games and fun.


    EC3N 3AX

    Each of my lessons are tailored to what each student needs, depending on their age, learning abilities and any additional...

    • €15/h
    • 1hr free
  • Experienced Business English Tutor based in Montreal (CA, B.com). Taught Business English at the university level in France. Corporate Finance experience of over 11 years.


    Montreal, Canada

    5 (11 reviews)

    My unique background, with experience in corporate finance as well as in academia, enables me to provide my students with a...

    • €21/h
    • 30mins free
  • Get better at studying and at English and History online or face to face in County Clare. My passion is infectious! My ability to simplify and find that formula to suit the individual learner is excep



    5 (10 reviews)

    If we look at English literature - classic novels, plays and poetry. We needs to use all our senses when when we explore...

    • €20/h
    • 30mins free
  • (On Skype) French course by CAPES Professor Lettres Modernes (highschool, college, university)


    Paris 19e, France

    5 (26 reviews)

    Teaching teacher of national education in availability, I offer private lessons of French for students with very varied...

    • €50/h
    • 1hr free
  • Graduated in Languages, Literatures and Cultural Mediation, graduated from the Classical Lyceum, offers repetitions of Latin to high school students in Padua


    Campodarsego, Italy

    5 (15 reviews)

    I try to adapt to each student's needs, therefore I don't have a standard teaching method. I make an effort to help my...

    • €15/h
    • 30mins free
  • Agrégation student (former student of 'classes prépas') gives courses of modern / french letters in Paris


    Paris, France

    5 (23 reviews)

    I obtained two master 2 degrees last year (literature and English) and I am currently preparing the 'Agrégation de lettres...

    • €40/h
    • 30mins free
  • Undergraduate, Postgraduate and English tutor. International online guidance for academic, essay and dissertation writing, English, exam preparation and presentation skills!


    Fareham, United Kingdom

    5 (18 reviews)

    I provide dedicated support to both undergraduate and postgraduate students and specialise in academic writing. I work with...

    • €28/h
  • Graduated in Languages, Literatures and Cultural Mediation, graduated from the Classical Lyceum, offers repetitions of Greek to high school students in Padua


    Campodarsego, Italy

    5 (14 reviews)

    I try to adapt to each student's needs, therefore I don't have a standard teaching method. I make an effort to help my...

    • €15/h
    • 30mins free
  • Italian university teacher gives Latin courses for all levels, only by Skype or Zoom


    Pisa, Italy

    5 (26 reviews)

    I love Latin and I believe I know how to make you tolerate it, even if you don’t like it! All jokes aside… if you pick...

    • €32/h
    • 30mins free
  • Student of Masters in English. Preparing for UGC NET. Can teach English till college level.


    Lucknow, India

    4.9 (34 reviews)

    There are various methods in English & so I have a different focus & priority on each method. For example, in Grammar...

    • €6/h
    • 1hr free
  • Homework help? English Teacher provides engaging English and ESL lessons to students of all ages.


    Toronto, Canada

    5 (12 reviews)

    I am an ESL, English and Spanish language teacher with ten years of experience. I am very patient, understanding and...

    • €23/h
    • 1hr free
  • Assistant Professor and TEFL certified teacher from the Central University of Chhattisgarh willing to give lessons of Language, Literature and Life to anyone who loves and lives to learn.


    Bilaspur, India

    5 (43 reviews)

    Specifics of Teaching Methodology A dianoetic methodology to propagate the crucial information which is connate to...

    • €7/h
    • 30mins free
  • Graduate teacher and former Head of English and Drama offers individual on-line sessions for UK and International students: GCSE, IGCSE and 'A' level English Language and Literature


    Cottam, United Kingdom

    4.9 (18 reviews)

    My aim, always, is to work individually with students, identifying specific requirements and goals in a one-off session or,...

    • €28/h
  • French native ,Certified (CAPES) French teacher in high school gives lessons of french


    Toulouse, France

    5 (12 reviews)

    I am a french teacher in high school and private university in Toulouse . Passionate about pedagogy, I adapt to the profile...

    • €30/h
  • Cambridge English graduate with 10 years experience tutoring English Language and Literature


    London, United Kingdom

    5 (25 reviews)

    I am skilled at meeting each pupil where they currently are in their progress with English, from where we move forward. My...

    • €101/h
  • Qualified experienced and friendly English teacher who can teach from early reading skills to GCSE and A-level as well as adult learners with specific English needs;


    Norwich, United Kingdom

    5 (16 reviews)

    I believe that in order for effective learning to take place, students of all ages and abilities need to feel comfortable...

    • €39/h
    • 45mins free
  • Enthusiastic English Tutor teaches, TESOL, Primary, Secondary, Degree level English in Waterford City in a one-to-one meet or online if that suits better.


    5 (8 reviews)

    All of my classes are unique and tailor-made to each student's needs. At the first meeting, I like to get to know the...

    • €50/h
    • 30mins free
  • Qualified IELTS teacher from Ireland with 12+ years of experience, Online Classes


    5 (3 reviews)

    - Engaging classes with a variety of materials - 60 minute lessons - Lessons tailored to your needs - Special focus on...

    • €30/h
    • 30mins free
  • TEFL teacher and academic writer,lessons are integrated with ICT satisfying individual needs


    5 (2 reviews)

    Lessons are planned after need analysis. My approach to teaching is to integrate lesson with ICT. I always engage learners...

    • €15/h
    • 1hr free
  • Published young writer and straight A English student offering English classes up to Junior Cert/ GSCE level.



    5 (2 reviews)

    I encourage students to think for themselves and enjoy hearing their own opinions about the reading. In addition, I will...

    • €15/h
    • 1hr free
  • Since teaching English, I have taught across a wide ability range, teaching beginner to advanced level. I have taught those who genuinely struggle in their linguistic mastery , to those of far greater



    5 (5 reviews)

    I believe my suitability for a teaching position, lie in the facts of my extensive teaching experience, my adaptability...

    • €25/h
    • 1hr free