In recognition of our EXCEPTIONAL track record of helping STUDENTS, ADULTS AND PROFESSIONALS [especially those from low-socio economic background] acquire social mobility using EDUCATION AS A TOOL, A & F TUTORS has been selected by CITY UNIVERSITY, LONDON as a social mobility partner for the UNIVERSITY’S MICRO-PLACEMENT PROGRAMME – A NEW SOCIAL MOBILITY INITIATIVE which aim to help students acquire EMPLOYABLE SKILLS, ESPECIALLY THOSE FROM LOW SOCIOECONOMIC BACKGROUND.
PLACEMENT PROJECT- TOPIC: Understand the barriers to uptake for private tutoring for students from a low socio-economic background.
TUTORING: 90% of all our students have improved their performance [Grades, attitude, discipline and confidence] grades within 3-months of enrolling with A & F Tutors.
100% of our GCSE students have passed Maths, Science and English with over 70% of them achieving As and Bs
95% of all our Year 2 and Year 6 pupils have achieved “Above National Average” score in Year 2 and Year 6 SATS [Maths and English] including those who were struggling in these subjects before enrolling with us.
MENTORING: We have facilitated transition from primary to secondary, secondary to sixth form and sixth form to University for 100% of our clients by providing support with personal statements, assist in filling out UCAS forms, developing CV/cover letter, advising/supporting students/parents to make an informed choice in choosing their GCSE, A-LEVEL, University and degree subjects.
A&F TUTORS has provided guidance, support, tutoring to 100% of our undergraduate students in various subjects from year 1 to year 3, NVQ LEVEL 1,2, 3 or HNC LEVEL 4 – 6 in various fields including health and social care, travel and tourism, Education and Teacher Training, Public Health, Nursing, Occupational Therapy, Childcare and others, mental health etc.
EMPLOYABILITY: 100% of our career mentoring clients have secured a job within 3 months of receiving support from A & F Tutors.
Dominique, BA (Hons) Health & Social Care Management
“I am an undergraduate student in Health care management. Mr Fontama has been my tutor and mentor all along. Due to his support as a mentor and personal tutor in essay writing techniques, how to write research projects, referencing essays and IT training, I completed my HND in Health Care Management with Merit and Distinction score in over 70% of the modules. He is a great tutor and motivator whom I would recommend to any student. He also facilitated my admission for a top-up with personal statement and CV and is still my tutor & Mentor."
Pauline, Business Support Manager
"I would highly recommend Aloysius as a mentor. His ability to pinpoint my skills gave me the confidence to go after the role I wanted in order to kick start my career as a PA. From day one, he showed me the strategies I needed, and mentored me on a regular basis on how to plan my life on subjects such as career, to financial structuring. Thanks to Mr. Fontama's support in preparing interviews with mock interviews and motivation, CV writing, I have recently secured my dream role, which is something I could never have envisioned it without his help".
Colay, Year 7 Student
"Mr Aloys can be annoying
at times because he makes
me do more school work than
I would like to. But I like him
because he is always there to
support me. Due to his
support, I am doing well
at school now than before"