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Ms Ruth Jadric

 Newcastle - Nelson Bay

English HSC Subject Specialist

Newcastle tutor in English

Service areas
Port Stephens, Hunter Valley, Sydney

(13 student reviews)

I am an experienced, professional and fully qualified high school English teacher and have been tutoring students privately for 25 years.

I have recently relocated to Port Stephens after teaching in a Sydney selective school since 2004. I teach from Years 7 - 12, specialising in HSC Standard, Advanced and Extension English.

My fee includes lesson and text preparation and reading and marking my student's work prior to the lesson. I include extensive comments and feedback goals.

For Sydney based students I am still available for lessons via Skype.

I am available weekday afternoons, evenings and during the day for senior students with free periods.

I only teach from my home in Shoal Bay.

This year I have taught students from Mereweather High, Tomaree High, St. Philip's, Irrawang High and Callaghan College.

Over the last few years I have tutored students from the following Sydney schools - Brigidine St Ives, Cromer, Davidson, Freshwater, Manly Selective, Mosman, Newtown High School of the Performing Arts, Northern Beaches Christian College, Killarney, Killara, Knox, North Sydney Boys, Oxford Falls Grammar, Pittwater House, Pymble Ladies College, Shore, St. Augustine's College, St. Luke's College, Sydney Grammar and Wenona.

I am familiar with all aspects of the NSW English Curriculum and all HSC English modules and papers. I am an English specialist and teach only English.

Please refer to student reviews as my ethos, method and results remain outstanding.




I have extensive experience as a High School English teacher in the UK, South Africa,
Kuwait and Australia.

I have been teaching in a range of high schools for 23 years. I am an enthusiastic and
energetic teacher who has always achieved excellent results across the board.

My thorough knowledge of the NSW curriculum and my rapport with students has
always allowed for quick improvement and attainment of high marks.


BA Hons English Language and Literature 1996 - Kings College, University of London,

Post Graduate Certificate in Secondary Education (English), 1998 - Manchester
Metropolitan University, UK

I am an English specialist, in both qualifications and experience.


I charge a flat rate of $90/hour.

I have recently relocated to Port Stephens but am still available for teaching in
Sydney through Skype. I have been tutoring Sydney students successfully via medium
for a few months with a great success rate. We share work and writing via Google Documents which allows both student and teacher to edit together in real time.I am familiar with the text choices and
assessment procedures of many schools on the North Shore and Northern Beaches,
please refer to the schools I have had students from.




Joined TutorFinder on 05-Jul-2010 (updated profile on 29-May-2018)
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"Prior to getting Ruth's help in English, I was performing well, yet still struggled in some areas, particularly in the creative writing section of the Area of Study. Where I had previously been receiving low B-band grades in my creative writing, I was able to attain a mark of 14/15 in my final exams. Ruth very clearly communicates her ideas, and helps in elucidating difficult tasks, and complex thoughts, so that they can be easily digested. Additionally, she is very dedicated in providing feedback on submitted work; making detailed margin notes, and is often willing to take phone calls to discuss work as well. Moreover, Ruth encourages her students to convey any problems or thoughts that they have had between her lessons, and subsequently structures her lessons to address these problems. Ruth's help was thus very significant in enabling me to achieve a mark of 94 in Advanced English."

James Gray     
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