Martin Hartigan – Learning Support Assistant and teacher of Latin
Martin has spent the last seven years as the founding English tutor in a successful tutorial centre, focused on preparing pupils for the 11+ and scholarship exams needed for entry to selective and top private schools in south-west London and beyond. Working with individual pupils and groups of children aged from 9 to 16, he has gained very valuable experience in helping pupils overcome learning obstacles and achieve success. Martin has a BA in Politics, Philosophy and Economics and Postgraduate diploma in Laws. His has a varied employment history, including working with horses in Ireland, teaching English in Brazil and working as a local solicitor in Fulham. He also does voluntary work, leading in local church’s youth groups, holiday camps and bible teaching to youngsters.
“I absolutely love working with young people and seeing them come to enjoy knowledge, grow in skills and taste success, whatever the subject may be. I am particularly happy to be using all the lessons and experience I have been privileged to acquire, in service of those who find it a struggle. I know as I have often struggled to achieve.”