A Croydon-based 11+ teacher to your home or online

Our 11+ Tutors in Croydon are all fully-qualified teachers, who also offer their skills as high-quality home tutors. All are subject-specialists, professional, reliable, and are up-to-date with Examination Boards and the current demands of a changing curriculum. Lessons are taught at your home or online and are scheduled at your convenience; whether weekdays, evenings or weekends.

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Why do parents choose us?

Only qualified teachers

Many parents get frustrated by poor quality, unqualified tutors. That’s why all 18,000+ of our UK tutors are qualified schoolteachers – so you know they are trained to teach children, safe, and experienced at teaching the latest curriculum at a high-quality.

We do the work for you

You don’t need to scroll through pages of irrelevant and often unavailable tutors with our service. Just fill in our simple form or have a quick phone call and, within 24 hours, we will send you a shortlist of available, suitable teachers in your area.

First lesson guarantee

You can be safe in the knowledge that if you are unhappy with your first lesson (this is rare, but we understand that sometimes the fit isn’t quite right), we will not charge you for the lesson, and we will look to find you another high-quality teacher.

Just a few of our 11+ teachers in Croydon

Miss Hannah L

Qualified and experienced English, Drama and Media Teacher, and qualified SENCO, currently the Head of a HSC. Oxford University graduate. Delivers creative, engaging and personalised sessions. A variety of school and college experience teaching both mainstream and SEND learners in both special schools and mainstream settings. Expertise in ADHD, SEMH, ASD and Sensory needs. Also an examiner for AQA and Edexcel exam boards for English Literature and Language GCSE and A Level. Previous experience in Oxford and London. Offers English, Drama and Media Studies through all Secondary ages from upper Key Stage 2 through GCSE/IGCSE to A level. Also teaches all Primary Key Stages, and English functional skills to all ages including adults. A visiting lecturer at an adult community college. Supports 11+. Working on a PhD in Special Needs.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, English, English Literature, 11+, English Language, 13+, School Entrance Exams
Qualifications:
MA SEN and SENCO, University College London (2017). BA (Hons) English and Drama, Oxford University (2013).

Miss Maggie F

Qualified and experienced Primary Teacher, currently teaching in Newham. Teaches across the Primary Curriculum, including EYFS, Key Stages 1 and 2. Offers preparation for SATs, 11+, Scholarship and School Entrance Exams. SEN experience. Qualified SENCO.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, 11+, School Entrance Exams, IT Skills, SATs
Qualifications:
National Award for Special Educational Needs Co-ordination, London South Bank University (2020). MA Education: Leading Innovation and Change, St Mary's University (2019). PGCE Primary, St Mary's University (2018). BSc General Nursing DKIT (2016).

Mrs Alison E

Qualified and experienced teacher, currently working as a Lead teacher at Phoenix at Thomas Arnold Primary School as well as an Educational Consultant. Teaches across the primary age range,; EYFS, Key Stages 1 and 2. SEN specialist supporting children with Educational Needs and difficulties in literacy including Dyslexia. I mange a large ARP of 32 ASC children as part of my role and I have undergone extensive training in Autism. A qualified SENCO, I am happy to support you through any difficulties you maybe experiencing with your child with special needs.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, SATs, School Entrance Exams, 11+
Qualifications:
NASENCO (2020) AMBDA Dyslexia, The Open University (2017). MEd Diversity and Inclusion, The Open University (2015). GTP NQT status, University of Gloucestershire (2003).

Mrs Ria B

Qualified and experienced Primary and Prep School Teacher, recently teaching at Radlett Preparatory School. Has taught a wide range of subjects and age groups in various primary schools, both in the state and independent sector. including as Head of Year. Has helped to prepare lots of children for their 11+ exams and has an excellent understanding of what is involved in these exams. SEN experience. Whilst I love teaching, I enjoy the one to one nature of tutoring and feel this is often much more beneficial to children than a busy classroom environment. It is easier to gauge children's misunderstandings and spend time working through them together.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, SATs, School Entrance Exams, 11+
Qualifications:
BEd (Hons) with QTS in English Literature with Education, University of Cambridge (2003).

Miss Catherine Y

I have been teaching for over 10 years and have a wealth of experience in the whole primary curriculum. I have also trained in a wide variety of special needs and have tutored children previously for the 11+. I think that building positive relationships with children and teaching them the skills (rather than just the knowledge) of learning helps them to transfer what they learn with me to their classrooms, exams and wider life.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, 11+, SATs, School Entrance Exams
Qualifications:
PGCE Primary, NASENCO, level 3 dyslexia specialist teacher. BSc (Hons) Business Management (1st).

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How are Croydon schools performing?

We connect you to the best teachers who work across several of the best primary and secondary schools in Croydon (some detailed below). This means we can reliably provide you with a local and experienced tutor that fits your needs.

Croydon primary school performance:

The Croydon area has 50 primary schools (one of the top being Regina Coeli Catholic Primary School with 34% of pupils achieving at a higher standard).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“Pupils’ attainment has improved and most pupils are working in line with or above national expectations in reading, writing and mathematics.”

The Croydon local authority has an average of 67% of students meeting the expected standards in reading, writing, and maths at primary school age (vs England's average of 65%). And has an average of 12% achieving higher standard (vs England's average of 11%).

 

Croydon secondary school performance:

The Croydon area has 49 secondary schools (one of the top being Wilson's School with 100% of pupils achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“The school has been successful in providing a teaching team of a high standard. With high levels of subject expertise, teachers provide students with lessons that are interesting, enjoyable and intellectually challenging. As a result, students make excellent gains in their learning, enjoy school and attend very well indeed.”

The Croydon local authority has an average of 64% of students achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs (vs England's average of 43%). And has an average of 96% of students either staying in education or entering employment after GCSEs (vs England's average of 94%).

Croydon Ofsted ratings:

67% of Croydon schools have received at least a 'Good' Ofsted rating, with 28 schools receiving an 'Outstanding' rating in their last evaluation.

Source: Gov.UK Website