Tutor Award Winners

This award recognises inspirational tutors or trainers who have supported learners, in a range of contexts, to go on to lead successful and rewarding lives. The 2018 Tutor Award is sponsored by ETF.

Tutor - National Winner

Sonia Ritchie-Park BEM

Sonia teaches at Swan Lodge, a Salvation Army lifehouse in Sunderland. Her engaging and inclusive approach to teaching has empowered learners to maintain their tenancies, gain jobs and progress their learning at college and university.

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Tutor - Highly Commended

Gigi Jones

Gigi delivers Functional Skills English classes at Wood Green Library, part of Haringey Council Adult Learning Service.

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Tutor - Highly Commended

Michelle Lindsay-Baharie

A trained actress, Michelle was never supposed to be a teacher. However, after 15 years of acting she started to facilitate and lead community workshops for vulnerable adults and found her true calling.

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