Katie Nelson

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Dyslexia Team

Katie Nelson

I am an experienced dyslexia and dyscalculia Teacher and Assessor. My background is in Primary Teaching and for several years I taught the whole primary age range. I retrained as a dyslexia specialist in 2010 and following that later as a dyscalculia specialist- initially to be able to further support individuals within my classroom and also my own children.

In 2012 I founded the Dyslexia Centre North West, where we offer support, specialist assessments and tuition across all age ranges. We work with ESENDI which is our school based and FE/HE service and team of Specialist Teachers, Educational Psychologists, Speech and Language Therapists, Occupational Therapists, Sensory Specialists and Pupil counsellors.

Our service offers online learning and accredited dyslexia and dyscalculia courses for professionals at dyslexia-academy.co.uk



  • Services offered

    Assessment at tutees home, Assessment at Tutors home / place of business, Tuition at tutors home / place of business, Online tuition, Dyscalculia training, Educational Psychologist services

  • Reference from a professional

    Reference from Wendy Hetherington

  • Qualification

    Qualified Teacher Status BA HONS QTS The Postgraduate Certificate in Dyslexia and Literacy- University of York Post Graduate Certificate in Specific Learning Difficulties- Edge Hill Dyscalculia Learning Difficulties Specialist Teacher Programme Level 7- Edge Hill Needs Assessment and Analysis- Focus on Dyscalculia- Edge Hill Postgraduate Certificate in Special Educational Needs and Inclusion- Dyscalculia research dissertation -Edge Hill SPLD Assessment Award Practising Certificate- PATOSS AMBDA- British Dyslexia Association Exam Access Arrangements for Specialist Assessors Nomination: The 2019 Award for Excellence in Special Educational Needs

  • Testimonial from a client

    Copy and pasted from a recent testimonial provided from a parent for my website. we are so grateful to have found Katie. At first my daughter was a little apprehensive about attending for her dyscalculia assessment but Katie quickly and reassuringly made her feel at ease. She actually enjoyed some of the testing process. Katie was caring and her expertise and professionalism was amazing. Thank you Katie

  • DBS information

    certificate number 001561261187

  • Insurance

    fully covered by Hiscox for professional idemnity and public liability

  • Age Range


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