At Rachael Willcox Tutoring,  our pupils are at the heart of everything we do. That is why we strive to find the best tutors possible to support each learner.

Passionate and Experienced

All of our tutors are excellent teachers and each one holds an education degree including QTS (Qualified Teacher Status). However, that alone is not enough. Each tutor knows how best to channel their knowledge appropriately for each student’s tuition – in order to make the learning process fun, engaging and ultimately successful.

Our Selection process

A good tutor can be a life changing experience for a student, changing their view or attitude towards a subject; or even the entire trajectory of their learning, giving them self-confidence and belief. Therefore, we only select the best people with the right attitude, and focus on providing tutors with experience to families who need it.


A few of our tutors

Below is a selection of short tutor profiles written by our tutors, each of whom has a significant amount of prior teaching experience.

If you would like to contact us to arrange a lesson, please fill in a contact form here. Alternatively, please call us on 01245 440 610/ 07983 859 295 or email


R Willcox HeadshotRachael – Founder and Tutor

Rachael graduated from Reading University in 2009 with a 2:1 BA(Ed) Degree in Primary Education, specialising in music and  has been teaching for over 8 years now in Primary Schools. She has now moved her focus to supporting pupils on a 1:1 basis.

Rachael has a kind and nurturing attitude, and it has often been remarked that she can make even the most shy of children chatty! She has a creative flair and loves coming up with new and inventive ways to tackle a concept that her pupils struggle with, often involving Lego!

Subjects I teach:

  • Maths (KS2/KS3/GCSE)
  • English (KS2)
  • SATs Preparation
  • 11+ Preparation
  • Flute (beginner to advanced) – all children must be at least in Year 3 and have their adult front teeth
  • Piano (beginner only) – Year 3 and above only
  • Voice (beginner to intermediate grades) – Year 3 and above only
  • Music Theory


LauraLaura – Tutor

Laura has been working with children and supporting their learning and development for 11 years as a play scheme leader, teaching assistant, 1:1 carer and class teacher. She is currently a primary school teacher and is excited to be able to help children grow in confidence and reach their potential by giving them an extra ‘boost’.

A fun, creative and engaging teacher, Laura is able to instil a love of learning in the children she teaches. She enjoys adapting her teaching style to best suit the needs of the students in her care and loves helping them to reach their full potential.

Subjects I teach:

  • Maths (KS1/KS2 – up to Year 4)
  • English (KS1/KS2 – up to Year 4)
  • Phonics (Specialising in the Phonics Screening Test)
  • Drama (KS3/GCSE)
  • Audition Preparation


Lois – Tutor

Lois graduated from University of Cumbria in 2012 with a BA Hons Degree in Primary Education and is entering her 5th year of teaching in Junior Schools. She has had experience teaching and tutoring children in all year groups across KS2.

Lois is a confident and bubbly tutor who endeavours to make all the children she teaches at ease and comfortable with her; Lois feels that a great partnership between tutor and pupil is crucial to a successful learning environment.

Subjects I teach:

  • Maths (KS2)
  • English (KS2)
  • SATS Preparation
  • 11+ Preparation


Lewis – Tutor

Having gained a first class honours degree studying computer programming and 3D animation, Lewis has been a secondary school computer science teacher for 2 years, specialising in ages 11-16. Given that the subjects of maths and computer science go hand in hand with each other, Lewis has developed his teaching practice to include this subject.
Lewis is an adept teacher, skilled at providing a toolset and strategies to aid problem solving and develop understanding of technical subjects, all whilst adapting his teaching style to individual learners.
Subjects I teach:
  • Maths (KS2, KS3, KS4 – GCSE)
  • Computer Science (KS3, KS4 – GCSE)


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