Warwick Tutor - 1 to 1 tuition for adults and children

Year 6, Private School Entrance Exams

“Despite leaving it very near to the exams and Nicola being fully booked, she did her very best in fitting my son in for extra tuition lessons over the Christmas period. In a short space of time we noticed a massive improvement in his confidence and ability, and I have no doubt that Nicola played a huge part in that. Thankfully he passed both exams to Warwick School and Princethorpe College. I highly recommend Nicola and have already booked my daughter in to start tuition later this year in preparation for the 11 + and other secondary school exams.”

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Mature student, maths

"Nicola has been very supportive by helping me to fill in the blanks left over from my high school education. This has been crucial to improving my confidence in mathematics, which in turn is allowing me to work towards developing new skills which I can utilise in the...
Adult Tuition

Mature student, maths

"I was lacking confidence in maths and needed help to pass an exam. Nicola was a fantastic teacher and really helped to improve my technique and approach to maths problems. She is patient, understanding and friendly. I would highly recommend her as a tutor."
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Years 5 and 8, Maths

"Both my boys struggle with maths, and trying to help them at home can be quite challenging. Working with Nicola has helped them to feel more confident about maths and have a go even if it's something difficult. Nicola helps support the school learning programme and...
The 11+ results are in! 12

The 11+ results are in!

11+ results – Each year, I hear the good news that one or more of my students have been successful in the 11+. THANK YOU to all the parents who add to my Google reviews.

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Year 5, 11+

"Nicola has tutored our daughter for the 11+ and entrance exams and during this time we have found her to be professional and friendly. Our daughter was well prepared for the 11+ and has grown in confidence in maths at school which has been reflected in her work. We...
Mature student, GCSE Maths (re-take) 13

Mature student, GCSE Maths (re-take)

"Great teaching, friendly, helpful and I’ve learnt loads compared to when I was taught Maths at school.   Highly recommended."
Mature student, Nursing Maths test 14

Mature student, Nursing Maths test

"Just to let you know, I got my job! Am over the moon.   The maths test was 28 questions, approximately an hour to complete. I answered every question and took my time.   Thank you for fantastic lessons, getting my maths head back on! Will definitely highly...
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Year 5-6, Maths

"Nicola started tutoring my son at the end of Year 5, I was looking for help as any work we did at home would typically end up with us both becoming frustrated and I really wanted to help him gain more confidence in Maths. He has always been reluctant to put his hand...
Adult Tuition

Year 5, maths and English

"He said something today, which lead me to ask if he felt, 'more brainy' since he's been going to you, and he said he did, and he's really pleased he goes to you!!"
Mature student, Word and Windows training 15

Mature student, Word and Windows training

"Hi Nicola, so I managed to create my 2nd assignment poster, it went down very well at college! I’m getting much better at using the laptop!   Thank you for your help!"
Owl cake

Nothing says, “Thank you” better than cake!

WOW! I love this owl thank-you cake, from one of my pupils who has finished her tuition with me after nearly two years. I wish her well in all her future…

Year 11, GCSE Maths 16

Year 11, GCSE Maths

"My son came to Nicola as he was struggling in maths as he approached his GCSE exams. She very quickly identified the issues and got him on track.   He saw her once a week for six months and he passed his exam with flying colours.   I am very grateful ......
Year 5, Private School Entrance Exams 17

Year 5, Private School Entrance Exams

"Nicola is tutoring my 10 year old son to help with his Year 6 Entrance Exam. Parental tutoring always ended in a battle as he would not take help or advice from us. In contrast, my son is very happy being taught by Nicola and enjoys her lessons. Already I have...
Thank You GCSE

Received a thank you card in the post today from one of my GCSE students this year

Thank you for all the help and support you gave me whilst I was revising for my maths exams. It gave me more confidence in my ability and helped me to gain a greater understanding of the subject.

Year 11, GCSE Maths 18

Year 11, GCSE Maths

"I just wanted to let you know that he received a C grade for his GCSE maths. He and I are both very pleased with the grade he received. Thank you for all your help with the maths revision prior to his exam."
Mature student, GCSE Maths (re-take) 19

Mature student, GCSE Maths (re-take)

"Just to let you know I got my C maths grade finally and was accepted unconditionally in to uni for computer forensics last week. Thank you so much for your help I couldn't have passed without you."
Year 11, GCSE Maths 20

Year 11, GCSE Maths

"She gained a 7 and was so happy!   Thank you for all your help and support, the lessons with you really improved her knowledge and confidence to take the exams."
Adult Tuition

Year 5, maths and English

"We decided to use a tutor when our son was lacking confidence in his school work. Within a few weeks of him attending tutor sessions with Nicola, we noticed a massive improvement, both with his confidence and the level of his work. We are very pleased with his new...
Year 6, entrance exams 21

Year 6, entrance exams

"Nicola has been very patient and flexible with my son - he looks forward to the sessions and is prepared to do far more work at home than he ever was before - he sees where he is trying to get now!"
Adult Tuition

Mature student, Adult maths for nursing

"I can’t thank Nicola enough. I've had a terrible phobia of maths for over 30 years!   I’m thinking of returning to nursing and Nicola has helped me enormously to understand drug calculations.   She’s very warm and friendly which puts you at ease and she...
Nicola Bhalerao - Warwick Tutor

About Me

My name is Nicola Bhalerao and I am a private tutor based in Warwick. Since 2013, I have provided one-to-one tuition for children and adults. I specialise in maths tutoring, but cater for different requests, ranging from 11+ to various computing skills, including website training.

My background is in computing, with a Computer Science degree from Warwick University. I have worked many years as a programmer, latterly in the games industry. Both my sons were tutored by me for the 11+ (they went to a local grammar school). I received training for teaching secondary school maths and I am fully CRB checked.

I am a WordPress expert, having spent many years creating numerous websites with my other business, Smiling Panda Web Design. Although I no longer actively work on websites for others, I offer help with understanding / updating / creating your own WordPress website.

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