A Lancashire-based Common Entrance teacher to your home or online

Our Common Entrance Tutors in Lancashire 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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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.

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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 Common Entrance teachers in Lancashire

Mrs Kathryn Anne W

Qualified English specialist with thirty years teaching experience, including several years as an online tutor. An experienced GCSE examiner for Language and Lit with several exam boards and a Language intervention specialist in Primary and Secondary schools. I offer support for GCSE and Igcse Language and Lit, KS3, KS2 I regularly work with students preparing for 11+.( BothCEM&GL) and for scholarship and other entrance exams.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, School Entrance Exams, 11+, Common Entrance, English Language, English Literature, 13+
Qualifications:
PGCE Secondary English. BA (Hons )English, Loughborough University (1982).

Mr Michael G

Qualified Maths and English Teacher who has taught in this country and overseas, currently a full time Maths Teacher as well as tutor. Teaches GCSE and Functional Skills across all the major Exam Boards. Can support preparations for GCSE resits and School Entrance Exams.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
English, Maths, School Entrance Exams, Common Entrance, 13+, 11+
Qualifications:
QTS, Department for Education (2010). PGDE Secondary Mathematics, University of Strathclyde (2008). MPhil Neural Computation, MRes NeuroInformatics, MSc Informatics, University of Edinburgh (2007). BSc (Hons) Applicable Maths with Computer Technology, Manchester Metropolitan University (2000).

Mr Nyle M

Qualified and experienced Primary Teacher. Taught across the Primary Curriculum, including EYFS, Key Stages 1 and 2. Offers preparation for SATs, 11+, Scholarship and School Entrance Exams. some SEN experience.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, Maths, English, Computer Science, Spanish, Common Entrance, School Entrance Exams, SATs, 11+, IT Skills, 13+
Qualifications:
BEd (Hons) Primary Education with QTS, specialising in ICT and PE, University of St Marks and St Johns, Plymouth (2016).

Miss Nicola M

I am a qualified and experienced practising English teacher, with extensive experience teaching English at Key Stages 3, 4 and 5 in both independent and state schools. I am also currently teaching on the teacher training course sharing Ofsted Outstanding Teaching Practice. I have an excellent proven record of success at GCSE and IGCSE English, with 100% pass rate for the past three years at Level 4 above, with a number of students exceeding their target grades. I also taught a re-sit GCSE group that all passed with at least a grade 4; some of the students had previously only achieved a Level 2. A number of my students have also achieved the very top Grade 9 at GCSE and I offer both support and extensive stretch and challenge in my lessons. I am passionate about my subject and this is key in promoting student engagement and academic success. I am also a current team leader for GCSE and A Level English exam marking.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, English, English Literature, Study Skills, SATs, 11+, Homeschool, School Entrance Exams, University Entrance, 13+, English Language, Common Entrance
Qualifications:
PGCE Leeds University. MA Leeds University English -Distinction and BA (Hons) First Class English, Leeds University

Mr Mark S

I am the Head of Humanities and Personal Development at Byrchall High School in Wigan. I have been teaching for over 20 years now in a variety of educational settings. I currently teach both History and Religious Studies to GCSE level. I am passionate about helping young people develop a thirst for learning in both History and RE, and achieve their potential. As Head of Personal Development I also seek to engender a positive mind set in students and encourage resilience, a growth mind set and a lifelong love of learning. I have also been a Team Leader for AQA GCSE History for the last 6 years and can teach across a range of exam boards.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
History, School Entrance Exams, 13+, Common Entrance, Religious Studies
Qualifications:
PGCE History, St Martin’s College, Lancaster. BA (Hons) American History and Politics, University of East Anglia (1997).

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How are Lancashire schools performing?

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

Lancashire primary school performance:

The Lancashire area has 554 primary schools (one of the top being Sabden Primary School with 22% of pupils achieving at a higher standard).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“Children get off to a good start in the Early Years Foundation Stage where effective teaching and a stimulating range of well-planned activities enable them to make rapid progress and achieve well.”

The Lancashire local authority has an average of 64% 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 10% achieving higher standard (vs England's average of 11%).

 

Lancashire secondary school performance:

The Lancashire area has 163 secondary schools (one of the top being Penwortham Girls' High School with 69% of pupils achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“Achievement is outstanding. The progress of students in English, mathematics and science and a wide range of other subjects has improved rapidly and is outstanding.”

The Lancashire local authority has an average of 44% of students achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs (vs England's average of 43%). And has an average of 94% of students either staying in education or entering employment after GCSEs (vs England's average of 94%).

Lancashire Ofsted ratings:

80% of Lancashire schools have received at least a 'Good' Ofsted rating, with 120 schools receiving an 'Outstanding' rating in their last evaluation.

Source: Gov.UK Website