English and maths matters
Who is this course for?
If you are interested in developing your English or maths skills then this course is for you.
You will be working, at your own pace, on the aspects of English and maths that you want to improve.
Support and feedback
Throughout the course your tutor will give verbal and written support to help you achieve your personal goals.
Additional costs and requirements
You do not need to bring anything with you and there are no entry requirements.
Will I have to do anything outside of the session?
Sometimes it may be helpful to practise some of the work in your own time.
About the tutor
Barbara Kernick is a tutor working with independent living groups for Learn Devon teaching Drama, Shopping and Independence. Prior to this she worked as a literacy and numeracy tutor and a Skills for Life Coordinator. She has been teaching adults for over 20 years and is a senior practitioner and Internal Verifier.
Before teaching she ran her own business and has been involved in various voluntary roles but now her six grandchildren take up most of her spare time.
“I enjoy encouraging learners to achieve more than they thought they were able to and to surprise themselves”.
Barbara Kernick, Independent Living Tutor, Learn Devon