I am currently a final year medical student at the University of Nottingham. My curiosity for science and love of learning is what initially lead me towards medicine and it's something I hope to enthuse in all my tutees whatever their plans for the future.
During my time at 6th form I was fortunate enough to be able to volunteer as a classroom assistant for GCSE Science students and for students with learning disabilities to help them understand concepts they found challenging. I was also selected to deliver sessions to gifted and talented students aiming to guide and challenge them further.
Over the past few years I have been involved in teaching clinical skills to younger medical students to help them get through end of year exams. I have also been tutoring GCSE science and math students for a local agency for the past 6 months.
Given my range of experiences I have learnt to adapt my teaching style according to my audience. I also employ a range of techniques to help students understand and remember key concepts, these include: analogies, pneumonics, explanatory diagrams and practice questions to recognise gaps in understanding/knowledge.
I am an active member of many societies at my university and have founded a society focussing on educating our peers on key global health issues and how we can tackle them. I am also currently involved in a charity for maternal health whereby we aim to research, design and teach workshops on maternal health to mothers in resource poor settings. Thus I have experience in both the synthesis and delivery of teaching material.
Given my background as a medical student I am able to provide advice and support for medical school applications and am also familiar with the UKCAT and BMAT, having sat both of these myself.
Next steps and what to to expect
If you have any further questions please send me a message/request through the MyWebTutor site. We can start off with a free 15 minute meeting to gauge what exactly the tutee would like help in, I can also give a sample tutorial and you can have a look at the MyWebTutor interface to see how tutoring would work online.
|Biology||A Level||£20 /hr|
|-Medical School Preparation-||Mentoring||£20 /hr|
|Bachelor of Medical Sciences||Bachelors Degree||2.1|
|Before 12pm||12pm - 5pm||After 5pm|
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