Sophia

11+ Plus online teachers

Sophia’s Team

Meet Sophia’s Education Team

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.

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.

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.

Meet Sophia’s 11+ Plus Tutors

Our Online Group Lessons leaders are qualified subject specialist teachers with an excellent track record in teaching and learning. Every Sophia Tutor has been vetted against the highest standards of safer recruitment in education, so our clients can trust that we uphold the same safeguarding standards when working with our students online as you would expect when they are being taught in the classroom.