Our staff

Meet Gonneke

Founder and Managing Director of Quality Teach.

B.ED, MTA

“I enjoy travelling, see the world and experience different cultures and meeting new people. I love playing with my three kids and when I get a free moment, I like to read factual books or do some baking!”

Meet Marcy

Customer Relations & Administration Manager

I have worked for Quality Teach for 2 years now and have enjoyed every minute of it. I work very closely with Gonneke on the behind the scenes of the business and get involved in numerous activities. In my free time, I like to travel down south to Dartmouth with my son, husband and my westie called Bruce.

Meet Caroline

Business Development Assistant and Primary/11+ Tutor

BSc

“I’m a qualified teacher who emigrated from South Africa, August 2019 and I currently teach at a local private school. I love spending time with my family, travelling and being creative, any chance that I get!”

Meet Rhiannon

History and English Tutor

BSc (Hons), PGCE

“I love reading and writing and enjoy running and spending time with my young family. I have been teaching for over ten years and love finding ways to really engage my students with creative and thought provoking activities.”

Meet Jen 

Primary tutor and 11+

BA, PGCE

“Having lived abroad for 6 years I love travelling with my husband and 2 kids and experiencing new cultures. I enjoy nothing more than relaxing and reading a good book., preferably on a sunny beach! I also love long country walks with my family and taking in all that nature provides.”

Meet Eilis

Online Tutor of English in all years 

BA, MA, PhD

“I have a passion for learning and for teaching what I know to my students. In my free time I love to read, go to the theatre, go on hikes, and talk to my friends back in America on the phone. I also love to travel, explore new places, and try exciting new foods!”

Meet Paul

Tutor of English Language and Literature

BA (Hons), PGCE

“I love playing and watching football and I am a lifelong Evertonian season ticket holder. I am a massive fan of music and enjoy nothing better than watching a good music documentary.”

Meet Matthew

Tutor of English Language and Literature

BA (Hons)

“I’m a global bestselling published author of the “Spycatcher” and “Ben Sign” series of spy thriller novels. My 14 novels to date have been translated into numerous languages and the movie rights for one of them have been optioned by an acclaimed Hollywood production company. I’m currently hard at work on my fifteenth novel.

I enjoy walking, cooking, fishing, reading, and writing. I’m passionate about English Language and love to inspire others to achieve above and beyond their aspirations.”

Meet Hema

Primary Tutor

BA (Hons), PGCE

“I’ve been a primary school teacher for over 16 years and there is nothing I enjoy more than working with children and helping them to learn in a fun and positive way. In my spare time, I thoroughly enjoy the fun and adventures I have with my own family, and I love going for lovely walks, visiting the seaside, and going out for delicious meals together. I also enjoy reading, watching, and playing football with my little boy, shopping for sparkly things with my daughter and going to the theatre.”

Meet Diane 

Tutor of Primary and 11+ 

BMus, PGCE

“I have been teaching in primary schools for many years, mainly in KS2.
I spend my time on hobbies such as reading, playing the piano, playing tennis and walking.”

Meet Heather

Tutor of Mathematics 

BSc, PGCE

I’ve been a Maths teacher for over 25 years, and I really enjoy both Maths and teaching. I have 3 children, 3 grandchildren and 2 dogs who are all excellent company. I spend a lot of time in my garden and enjoy reading, seeing friends and watching documentaries.”

Meet Urania 

Tutor of Spanish and French

My main passions involve travelling with my family and cooking, so I spend countless hours seeking out local markets, and artisan shops for yummy things to cook and to eat, of course! For me, food is a universal language that brings people together regardless of background. Sharing this passion with family and friends makes me happy!”

Meet Simon

Tutor of Mathematics

BSc (Hons), PGCE 

“I’ve taught for over 20 years in schools around Worcestershire/Warwickshire, Coventry and South Birmingham before taking semi-retirement 3 years ago. Sport is my other passion, playing golf, tennis, snooker and lots of cricket – been a member of Gt Alne CC for 45 years holding several offices and have raised over £40,000 over the past 20 years by running a Fun Week for kids at the start of each summer holiday, and was lucky enough to win the Stratford district ‘Service to Sport’ award 2018.’’

Meet Zoe

Primary Tutor and 11+

BA (Hons), PGCE

“I genuinely love working with children one-to-one and in small groups, helping them to grow and develop in a calm and quiet environment. When I’m not teaching or tutoring, I’m usually disappearing into a good story – whether that’s through a book, TV show or video game. I also enjoy country walks and visiting National Trust sites.”

Meet Ed

Tutor of GCSE Science and A-Level Biology

BSc (Hons)

“I’m a former QT student and after graduating, I joined QT as a tutor! In my spare time I enjoy baking and I’m on the lookout for a new adventure.”

Meet Kiera

Primary/11+ Tutor

BSc (Hons)

“I love the environment that tutoring in small groups or one-to-one offers; being able to build a strong rapport with every child to help them to thrive and develop a real love of learning. In my spare time you’ll usually find me with my head in a book or running around somewhere after my very busy toddler!”

Meet Abhijeet

Tutor of Maths and A-Level Physics

BSc

“I’m passionate about education and committed to helping students succeed. In my spare time I like to spend time with my family and read.”