An Essex-based 13+ teacher to your home or online

Our 13+ Tutors in Essex 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 13+ teachers in Essex

Dr John Kester M

Qualified and experienced Maths and Science teacher, currently working at The University of Hertfordshire, as well as running a local tuition centre. Offers Maths, Further Maths and Physics from Prep and Key Stage 3 through to GCSE, IGCSE and A level: Biology, Chemistry and Combined Science from Prep and Key Stage 3 through to GCSE and IGCSE, across all major Exam Boards. Supports preparations for 13+ and School Entrance Exams, GCSE, IGCSE resits; also numeracy and functional skills tuition for adult learners.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Maths, Science, Chemistry, Physics, School Entrance Exams, Study Skills, Further Maths, 13+
Qualifications:
PhD Aerospace, Mechanical Engineering and sustainable energy technologies, Hertfordshire University (2018). BEng (Hons) Aerospace Engineering, Hertfordshire University (2012).

Ms Amy W

Qualified and experienced Maths Teacher, with over 13 years experience and a proven track record of successfully teaching and tutoring maths; KS2 to GCSE. Support for preparations for 11+, 13+ and School Entrance Examinations, also GCSE resits and numeracy skills for adult learners. Teaches Psychology through to A level. Skilled in delivering effective, high-quality teaching one-to-one, online, and in the classroom. Sound knowledge and skills in curriculum development. Experience in internal and external assessment and exam marking. Also experienced in developing and evaluating courses and course materials, and contributing to writing course reviews and evaluation reports.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, Maths, 11+, 13+, Homeschool
Qualifications:
PGCE (FE), Greenwich University (1998). BA (Hons) Psychology, Goldsmith, University of London (1997).

Miss Hope N

Qualified and experienced English Teacher, teaching English Language and Literature from Prep and Key Stage 3 through to GCSE and IGCSE; across all major Exam Boards. Examiner for AQA GCSE English Language. Provides preparation for Scholarship and School Entrance Exams; support for GCSE and IGCSE resits; also literacy and functional skills tuition for adult learners.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, EFL or ESL, 13+, School Entrance Exams, Study Skills, English Language, English Literature
Qualifications:
PGCE Secondary English, University of East Anglia (2014). BA (Hons) English Literature and Philosophy, University of East Anglia (2013).

Mr Matthew R

I have spent the past decade teaching English at a number of state and independent secondary schools. I have experience at all levels of English teaching, with a long history of success at 11+ and 13+. I have previously been Head of Year 9 and am the teacher in charge of the Edexcel iGCSE English Language and Literature curriculum in my current post. Over the last five years, my GCSE and iGCSE classes have achieved an average of 90% grades 9-7. I am driven to help students build confidence, empowering them to realise their potential through independent learning. As part of my current role as Head of Academic Projects at a high-achieving London independent school, I am involved in several research projects aimed at developing an approach to teaching that fosters these independent research skills. My goal is to inspire my students and tutees to develop a self-motivated love of learning and it’s a joy to watch them grow into self-confident, passionate English students who are driven to achieve.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
English, 11+, 13+, English Literature, English Language, School Entrance Exams, Common Entrance
Qualifications:
Currently studying for a PhD in English at Newcastle University. MA; Early Modern Studies - Focus on 16th and 17th Century English literature; UCL (2021); Distinction Graduate Teacher Programme, Kent and Medway Training (2010); Distinction. BA (Hons); English Language and Literature; Oxford University (2009); 2.i

Mr Philip W

Qualified teacher experienced in Primary and Secondary education, currently a full-time tutor specialising in English from Primary through to GCSE across all the major exam boards. An encouraging, empathetic tutor, dedicated to fulfilling the potential of each student and building confidence through sensitive lesson planning tailored to suit individual needs.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, English, English Literature, Homeschool, 13+, School Entrance Exams, English Language, SATs, Study Skills
Qualifications:
BEd English & SEN, University of Sussex, Cert Ed, Brighton College of Education and Advanced Diploma in Special Needs, University of Sussex.

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How are Essex schools performing?

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

Essex primary school performance:

The Essex area has 541 primary schools (one of the top being Shenfield St. Mary's Church of England Primary School with 33% of pupils achieving at a higher standard).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“St Mary's is a happy, thriving and high-achieving school. Standards at the end of Year 6 are exceptionally high and pupils make excellent progress as they move through the school.”

The Essex local authority has an average of 66% 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 11% achieving higher standard (vs England's average of 11%).

 

Essex secondary school performance:

The Essex area has 134 secondary schools (one of the top being Colchester County High School for Girls with 100% of pupils achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“Colchester County High School for Girls is an outstanding school that continues to offer an exceptionally high quality of education. It continues to strive for, and achieves excellence in all that it does.”

The Essex local authority has an average of 41% of students achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs (vs England's average of 43%). And has an average of 95% of students either staying in education or entering employment after GCSEs (vs England's average of 94%).

Essex Ofsted ratings:

77% of Essex schools have received at least a 'Good' Ofsted rating, with 82 schools receiving an 'Outstanding' rating in their last evaluation.

Source: Gov.UK Website