Staff Profiles

Exceptional educators are vital to providing a quality tutoring service. Our teachers not only have years of teaching experience but also specialist degrees in the subjects they teach. All teachers at Licensed Tutors hold a minimum of bachelor's degree alongside a teaching qualification. Personality, knowledge, and communication skills are the key things that we look at while hiring qualified candidates. 
Licensed Tutors: Teachers of Maths, Science, & English in Woking, Surrey
Muza Usman 
(BSc, BEd, LLM, QTS) 
Founder and Principal
Muza Usman, Founder & Principal

Mr. Usman took special interest in science & mathematics in his undergraduate studies and graduated with a BSc (Hons) in physics & biology. He then completed his Bachelor of Education with distinction and has since taught in both the state and private sector in the UK. After teaching at Licensed Tutors for five years, he currently oversees the creative direction at Licensed Tutors as well as business development. Mr. Usman also holds a qualifying law degree from the University of London and is interested in educational and family law.

Hira Jamil 
Director of Studies

Ms. Jamil studied child psychology & health studies in her BSc and started her career as a Montessori teacher due to her growing interest in primary education. She later completed a Post Graduate Certificate in Education (PGCE) and became a fully qualified primary teacher. She is currently in charge of timetabling, reporting, and public relations. Alongside, her administrative duties, she is also the primary education specialist at Licensed Tutors.

Shamim Sharif 
English Teacher & SEND
Shamim Sharif, English & SEN Specialist

Ms. Masud originally obtained her degree in women's studies & sociology but developed a passion for teaching English to both primary and secondary students. She has more than two decades of experience working with SEND children and providing both pastoral and academic support to pupils in the state sector. Being a resident of Woking for more than 20 years, she is also involved in the pastoral oversight for the students attending our centre.

Natasha Godfrey 
Maths & Science Teacher

Ms. Godfrey transitioned into teaching from a public health and nutrition background. Her undergraduate degree was completed at Reading University and she has completed A-levels in Mathematics, Biology, and Chemistry, which makes her the ideal teacher to lead our STEM subjects. 


“We're a small and growing study centre working towards improving grades and confidence of students in the locality. Our goal is to help students achieve their academic targets and develop their communication skills to get admissions into prestigious colleges. Let's meet for a chat."

Muza Usman, Principal - Licensed Tutors