After finishing his A-levels in Maths, Further Maths and Physics, Ashley went on to complete a Bachelor’s degree in Astrophysics at Royal Holloway University of London, from which he graduated in 2012 with a First Class Honours.
After his degree Ashley went on to do research into Dark Matter at SNOLab in Canada. Throughout this period Ashley took on tutoring positions with both his peers and younger students, and it was through this that he developed a passion for teaching. Ashley went on to do his teacher training with PGCE at the University of Reading from which he graduated in 2015. He spent the next two years teaching in both public and private sector schools including grammar schools.
Ashley prides himself on being an outstanding educator that judges a student’s needs and provide a tutoring experience tailored for them by providing a supportive environment where he strives to get the best out of each individual. He quickly builds a trusting relationship with his students which creates an environment that allows them to grow in self-confidence and tackle any issue that arises. Ashley has a passion for his subject and brings great enthusiasm and variety to his teaching, making his lessons both interactive and engaging. He utilises a varied approach that not only develops understanding of the subject, but good revision and exam technique.
To further his career he is currently studying for a Masters degree at Imperial College London. He continues to tutor out of passion, and remains in touch with the teaching community to keep up to date with the national curriculum, as well as the new 9-1 GCSE system.