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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. 
Muza Usman 
(BSc, BEd, QTS) 
Founder and Principal

Mr. Usman took special interest in science & mathematics in his undergraduate studies and graduated with a BSc (Hons) in physics, biology, & psychology. He then completed his Bachelor of Education with distinction and has since taught in both the state and private sector in the UK. He is currently in charge of secondary maths, physics, biology, & chemistry and oversees the creative direction at Licensed Tutors as well as business development.

Hira Jamil 
(BSc, AMI, PGCE, QTS) 
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 taking the register in the classroom. Alongside, her administrative duties, she is also the primary education specialist at Licensed Tutors.

Shamim Sharif 
(BA)
SEND Coordinator

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 a decade of experience working with SEN children and providing both pastoral and academic support to pupils in the state sector. Being a resident of Woking for more than 15 years, she is also involved in the pastoral oversight for the students attending our centre.

Andrew Smith 
(BSc, PhD, PGCE, QTS) 
Maths & Science Specialist, Business Development Manager

Dr. Smith holds a PhD in Synthetic Organic Chemistry from Cardiff University and a PGCE from the University of Sussex. He is currently teaching secondary maths and science at Licensed Tutors and spearheading corporate relations with local schools.

Jonathan Morris
Centre Administrator

Mr. Morris possesses many years of administrative experience in the educational licensing industry. This wealth of experience has equipped Mr. Morris with the capability to take care of daily Licensed Tutors operations including invoicing, lesson rescheduling, emailing school teachers, and resolving all parent concerns.

Eva Maglione-Smith
(BSc, GDE, QTS) 
Science Specialist

Mrs Maglione-Smith is a qualified teacher of secondary science and is currently teaching at an independent school in Surrey, UK. With a decade of teaching experience, she is our primary cover supervisor and joins us from time to time to help pupils in the locality.

LET'S MEET

“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