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  • University of Bristol: Geography– 2.1

  • St Edward's School, Oxford - A Levels in Geography A, Economics A*, Art A*, History A


I grew up in the countryside with 6 siblings – 4 brothers and 2 sisters. I attended St Edward’s Oxford where I was awarded a sports scholarship, after my GCSE year I was awarded an honorary Art scholarship and after AS levels I was awarded an honorary Academic scholarship. I was made captain of rugby in my last year. After a gap year, I studied Geography at Bristol University where I graduated in 2017 with a 2:1. Since then I travelled from Kenya down to South Africa where I lived from December to February this year. I am particularly interested in travel, sport and people. I am currently working for myself, developing a health food snack. 


Being one of 7, I personally believe that I am able to create ‘bonds’ with an extremely wide range of ages. Similarly, I believe that the value of camaraderie is irreplaceable. Creating a ‘sibling-like’ relationship with tutees enables a trusted relationship - that I believe - best promotes an interest in education. Whether or not it is a child’s preferred subject, finding a balance between academic attention to detail as well as a dynamic approach through relatable examples is the best approach.


"Ludo really liked him a lot. He sounded so positive and happy. Thank you!" Mother of AS Level boy, April 2018

"Nick is a lovely young man." Charlie, mother of 10-year-old boy, June 2018

"Nick was great, Ben really enjoyed his session with him and is looking forward to more next week!" Mother of AS Level boy, June 2018