Who are they?
Capital Tuition Group
Flat 2, 1 Archway Mews
Putney Bridge Road
Email: [email protected]
We have met with Capital Tuition staff. In addition, 22 clients and 25 tutors have completed an on-line survey.
The Good Schools Guide review of Capital Tuition Group
Founded in September 2015 by Matthew Curnier BSc MSc PGCE (King’s College, London), a science teacher who taught for five years in the state sector and who has tutored (and still does) for 12 years. Later joined by Rachael Hayden BSc PGCE (Roehampton), a former modern foreign languages teacher and who has tutored for nine years. Matthew does the bulk of tutor and client liaison work; Rachael runs the admin side of things. But both know enough to take over from the other when needed.
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