Dr. Jessica Oura

Online IGCSE, GCE A level and CXC Science Tutor
Female |Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago

Member since: Jul 24, 2012

Last active on: Jun 30, 2016 at 08:59 AM (EST)

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About Dr. Jessica Oura

Secondary/high school teaching experience in the UK includes Chemistry, Physics and Biology GCSE/IGCSE and GCE A level. Also experience teaching the Caribbean, CXC and CAPE sciences using both online and traditional face to face teaching methods.

In addition to this, over 5 years experience working in private science tuition working with two some of the most recognised British private tuition organisations, Fleet Tutors and Personal Tutors. Currently managing and prividing online science classes as well as part-time tuition at UWI in Faculty of Science and Technology

Other work experience includes over 10 years as a Postdoctoral research scientist at Glasgow University (UK), The University of Surrey (UK).

"My tutor has been very accommodating and most helpful throughout the course of our sessions together. Her patience and determination towards me is what has encouraged and supported me not to give up, and to remain positive about my education." Maaria, UK

"My individual tutor is very thorough and teaches me exactly what I need to know and makes sure I understand the concept to the fullest."Divya, Qatar

"It's online so you can learn from home. There are ready resources available to learn from, the visual and interactive power points make it easier to learn. It's simple and not complicated" Akshaya, Qatar

"Regardless of what platform the classroom exists in, the teacher is crucial to a successful learning experience. The time I spent with Dr. Oura, having not studied science subjects in over ten years, were one of the best educational experiences I have had in a classroom. She is patient, understanding, excited about everything science and is truly an excellent example of an educator." -Lisa Marie, Trinidad and Tobago

"Online tuition saves money and time. Just as effective as face to face" -Christie, Trinidad and Tobago

Benefits of online tutoring "Individual attention, more visual aids and greater amount of online resources" -Irfaan, Trinidad and Tobago

"The online tuition allowed me to receive individual attention which helped me to better understand what was being taught. I would like to add that my experience with my tutor was a very enjoyable one and I learned a lot within a short space of time."
-Cassie, Trinidad and Tobago

Teaching Preferences

Online Teaching

One-on-One at $30-40 per hour

Group Teaching at $0-10 per hour

Offers free trial classes

Teaches following Subjects/Exams
IGCSE Biology (9th - 12th Grade)
Language of Instruction: English
IGCSE Chemistry (9th - 12th Grade)
Language of Instruction: English
IGCSE/GCSE/O level Physics (9th - 12th Grade)
Language of Instruction: English
GCE A level Biology (9th - 12th Grade)
Language of Instruction: English
CXC CSEC Biology (9th - 12th Grade)
Language of Instruction: English
CAPE Biology (9th - 12th Grade)
Language of Instruction: English
CXC CSEC Chemistry (9th - 12th Grade)
Language of Instruction: English
Professional Experience
L'Oreal for Women in Science Fellowship
L'Oreal, United Kingdom
Apr 2006 - Apr 2009
Daphne Jackson Fellowship
The Daphne Jackson Trust, United Kingdom
Apr 2007 - Apr 2009

Postgraduate Certificate in Education (PGCE)

University of Kingston, United Kingdom

Sep 2010 - Jun 2011

PhD Immunology/Molecular Biology

Institute for Animal Health, United Kingdom

Oct 1992 - Jun 1996

Associations & Membership
Tutors' association (UK)
United Kingdom
Dec 2013 - Present
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