The Hampstead & Frognal Tutors Team

Mark William Taylor
Mark William Taylor, Principal

Mark co-founded H&FTutors in 2010.  Mark has taught mathematics since 1997 and his experience includes many years teaching in outstanding independent schools in London, including Haberdashers' Aske's Boys' and South Hampstead High School.  In addition Mark has worked in both the UK state system, and within the international schools circuit.

Mark graduated with a degree in mathematics from the University of Southampton, and his passion for the subject lead him to pursue a PGCE at Sussex University.  Mark was also awarded a Post Graduate Diploma in mathematics education in 2011 from the King’s College University, London.

Educational assessments and advising families on schools, is an area of expertise given Mark’s extensive experience.  Mark is an inspiration to the tutors and helps train and share excellent practice with the tutors.


Kaley Foran
Kaley Foran, Senior Education Consultant

Kaley joined H&F Tutors in 2011 as a tutor, with great success preparing students for the 11+ and 13+ exams, as well as GCSEs and A-Levels across a range of subjects, including English, History, and French.

Kaley works with parents and students to find the best tutor for their needs, advice on schools, and provide educational assessments. She also works to support tutors by providing training, development, and guidance. Additionally, she has worked with H&F to develop bespoke resources and programmes.

In addition to over 8 years experience in teaching and tuition, Kaley graduated from Goldsmith's, University of London with a degree in International Studies in 2010, and completed an MRes in War Studies at King's College, London in 2011.

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Patricia Heaps, Managing Director 

Patricia helped form the company with her very high level of competency and expertise of finance in educational organisations.  With over 20 years of experience in finance and administration within several Hertfordshire secondary schools Patricia brings a unique skill set to H&FTutors.

As well as ensuring the smooth running of HFTutors as an organisation Patricia is particularly adept at matching tutors to new students on the basis of qualifications, skills, and personality.

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Brian Heaps, Finance Director 

Brian Heaps' passion for business and education led to his involvement in co-founding H&FTutors.  Following a Bsc honours degree in economics and geography from Reading University and a PGCE (University of Southampton) Brian worked for several state schools in Buckinghamshire and Hertfordshire for over 37 years.   From class teaching economics and business to strategic and managerial roles Brian brings an abundance of skills and knowledge to the company.

Other educational involvement includes curriculum development with Nuffield and at present Brian acts as an educational consultant for a new academy based in the London home counties.










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