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Built by a team with over 45 years of educational leadership and teaching experience, Sophia’s tutors are carefully handpicked and share our passion for learning. Booking high quality private tuition has never been easier.

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Over 45 Years of Experience

Our education team at Sophia brings over 45 years of experience in educational leadership as headteachers, both in the UK and within the international school conversations happen, decisions are made, and information is always at your fingertips.

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David and Melissa are passionate about helping you to find the perfect tutor. We both have an in-depth knowledge of the character, expertise and skill sets of our tutors, and are happy to spend time with you discussing your requirements. We offer this to all of our clients as a free service. We are committed to ensuring the best possible experience when using Sophia. To schedule your free consultancy call, click the button below.

Education Leaders

Meet our Education Team

Meet Melissa McBride. Sophia’s Co founder, Teacher, Parent, Education Leader:

Melissa drives Sophia’s vision, growth and strategic leadership at Sophia. A mom of 3, her tuition expertise as a tutor on the Sophia app is focused on Geography and the wider humanities after 16 years in the Independent School sector as Headteacher, Education Director and Advisor.

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+44 20 4547 5870 — Mon – Fri 9am – 5pm

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Meet David McCarthy. Sophia’s Director of Education, Teacher, Parent, Education Leader:

As Director of Education, David leads the Education Team and works alongside families seeking school placement advice and support. David is the strategic lead for our tutor recruitment and on boarding process and provides superior customer care, knowledge and educational advice to our clients. With over 45 years of independent school experience, our educational leadership team provides a bespoke consultancy service to clients through each step of the private tuition journey.

Contact Info:
+44 20 4547 5870 — Mon – Fri 9am – 5pm

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