Biology Tutors

Tutor profiles can be found below. We keep copies of all our tutors’ exam records, PVG certificates, matriculation details and CVs.

Payton Covelli

Biology Tutor (S1-S6)

Education

  • Payton is a first year Undergraduate in Biochemistry at the University of Edinburgh. 

Hobbies and Interests

  • Outside of university, Payton enjoys being part of a choir, as well as reading Art History.
  • Payton is also learning the guitar currently!

Experience

  • 4 years previous tutoring experience.
  • She currently tutors National 5 and Higher Biology + Chemistry to 5 students per week.

 

Ambitions

  • Payton hopes to find a field in biology to specialise in, however she is currently  exploring her options.

Bethan McGregor

Biology Tutor (S1-S4), Chemistry Tutor (S1-S5)

Education

  • Bethan achieved a 2.1 in Biological Sciences at the University of Oxford.
  • She is now studying a Masters in Conservation Management at the University of Glasgow.

Hobbies and Interests

  • Bethan enjoys playing rugby and has played for both Oxford and Glasgow Universities.
  • She also likes running, and has competed in athletics competitions in the past.

Experience

  • 1.5 years previous tutoring experience.
  • She currently tutors Biology and Chemistry to 4 students per week at National 5 level.

Ambitions

  • Bethan hopes to continue to work with children in some capacity in her future careers.
  • She also hopes to tie in her passion for the environment into this.

Eszter Sojtory

Biology Tutor (S1-S5), Chemistry Tutor (S1-S5)

Education

  • Eszter achieved 43/45 in her IB, with top grades in Biology, Chemistry and Maths
  • She is currently in her 2nd year of studying Biomedical Science at UofE with grades of 80%+ in her Biology and Chemistry courses.

Hobbies and Interests

  • Eszter enjoys outdoor sports such as cycling and running.
  • She also enjoys reading fiction as often as she can.

Experience

  • Eszter currently tutors 4-5 hours per week and prior to this she tutored Chemistry for 1 year.
  • Writer Edinburgh University Science Journal, Head Organiser TEDxYouth.

 

Ambitions

  • Eszter plans on working in a job in the Scientific industry.
  • She hopes to travel as much as possible.

Héloïse Metzger

Biology Tutor (S1-S5), Human Biology Tutor (S5)

Education

  • Héloïse achieved 18.85/20 in her OIB (90% Biology).
  • She is currently in her 2nd year of studying Medicine at UofE with a 1st year average of 83%.

Hobbies and Interests

  • Model United Nations (International debating club).
  • Dance, tennis, Judo, Swimming and Photography.

Experience

  • Heloise currently tutors 3 students Biology and Huma Biology per week.
  • Previous tutoring experience (Biology and Chemistry), volunteer with an NGO in Hanoi, PA in medical clinic, volunteer with Psyched society.

 

Ambitions

  • Héloïse hopes to become a doctor in a field of her choice and potentially incorporate teaching within this practice.
  • She hopes to discover as much of the world as she can by traveling.

Francesca Spaeth

Biology Tutor (S1-S6)

Education

  • Francesca achieved a HL (6/7)  in her IB Biology.
  • She is currently in her 2nd year of studying Biomedical Sciences at UofE with a 2.1 average.

Hobbies and Interests

  • Francesca plays football for the EU Women’s Football Team.
  • She also enjoys cycling in various cities across Europe.

Experience

  • Fran currently tutors 3 students Nat 5 and Higher Biology per week.
  • Biology Tutor 1st year university students. Musical Composer with Crescendo Project, Scientific Internship with Malaria molecular epidemiology unit, Cambodia.

Ambitions

  • Francesca is interested in medical professions so becoming a clinical researcher is her current goal.
  • She would like to be in a profession where she can help people.
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