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

Our Common Entrance Tutors in Leicestershire 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.

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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 Leicestershire

Mr Moyo S

Qualified and experienced Maths and Economics Teacher, currently tutoring full time due to high demand. Teaches Maths from Prep and Key Stage 3 through to GCSE, IGCSE and A level, also Economics from GCSE and IGCSE up to A Level, IB and Pre-U across all the major Exam Boards. Supports preparations for Scholarship and School Entrance Exams. Experienced Edexcel Examiner. Regular attender to annual SEN show.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Maths, Economics, 13+, School Entrance Exams, Study Skills, Further Maths, Common Entrance
Qualifications:
PGCE Secondary Maths, University of Greenwich (2011). BSc (Hons) Economics with Accounting, Loughborough University (2008).

Mrs Elizabeth B

Qualified and experienced Primary Teacher and Senior Leader currently working as Deputy Head Academic at The Elms Nursery and Junior School of Trent College. I teach across the Primary Curriculum, including EYFS, Key Stages 1 and 2. I am a qualified SENCO and hold the award for National SEND Coordination. Offers preparation for SATs, 11+, Scholarship and School Entrance Exams. SEN experience. Trained ISI Inspector. I have experience in both state and independent sectors. I coach for academic scholarships assessments.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, SATs, 11+, School Entrance Exams, Common Entrance
Qualifications:
Independent Schools Inspectorate - Trained Inspector 2020. National Award for SEND Coordination, Nottingham Trent University (2013). Nottingham City Primary SCITT with QTS (2009). BA (Hons) Criminology Nottingham Trent University (2000).

Mr Jacob W

I am a fully qualified teacher and a friendly, compassionate tutor with enthusiasm for science and mathematics. I enjoy helping students increase their confidence, using a variety of teaching strategies. I have a unique background, having worked in several secondary schools around the West Midlands, delivering KS3 lessons up to GCSE in both mathematics and science. I have also worked closely with local primary schools, to lead booster sessions to years 5 and 6 in mathematics and increase overall engagement in the subject. In addition, I have taught SEN (Special Educational Needs) classes. Currently, I teach in a leading online independent school and have over 7 years tutoring experience. Furthermore, I am a current examiner for the OCR Exam board. Education is my passion and I take every opportunity given to enhance my skillset. I am an outstanding teacher with demonstratable success through regular internal school monitoring, OFSTED feedback, exam results and past parent/student testimonials.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, Maths, Science, Chemistry, Physics, 13+, School Entrance Exams, Common Entrance
Qualifications:
Teaching Teachers to Teach Online (TTTOL) course, WEY Education Ltd (2021). PGCE Secondary Education, Birmingham City University (2016). BMedSc (Hons) Biomedical Neuroscience, University of Birmingham (2011).

Miss Alice G

Qualified and experienced Primary (5-11) and SEN teacher. 3 years experience teaching in SEN school, 10 + years care and volunteering in education and SEN residential settings. Teach all core subjects KS1 and 2, as well as more specialised SEN sessions around communication, learning, independence, physical and sensory needs for all age groups. I am a fun, outgoing person who is adaptable to the needs of your child. I have lots of experience with challenging behaviours and aim to apply a variety of strategies to teaching.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, School Entrance Exams, Homeschool, 11+, SATs, Common Entrance
Qualifications:
PGCE QTS (5-11) University of Northampton (2018). BSc (Hons) Psychology, University of Exeter. (2016).

Mr Alexander H

University of Oxford educated, qualified History and English teacher, with Head of Department experience, most recently teaching at Rugby School. I tutor History, English and study skills to 11-18 year olds from Key Stage 3, through to GCSE, IGCSE and A Level across all the major Exam Boards. I have extensive experience teaching students with additional needs such as dyslexia, autism and English as a second language. I can also offer bespoke, intensive tutoring to support preparations for School Entrance exams, GCSE re-sits and UCAS applications to Russell Group universities. I currently work full time as a teacher educator, training new teachers in person and over digital platforms, so I know what good teaching looks like. I am available to tutor weekday late afternoons and evenings as well as at weekends. I am based in Warwick so I am able to travel to tutor in Warwickshire and the West Midlands.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, History, English Literature, English Language, 13+, School Entrance Exams, Common Entrance
Qualifications:
MA Educational Leadership, University of Warwick (2018). PGCE with QTS, History, Birmingham City University (2015). BA (Hons) History, University of Oxford (2013).

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How are Leicestershire schools performing?

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

Leicestershire primary school performance:

The Leicestershire area has 270 primary schools (one of the top being Elizabeth Woodville Primary School with 26% of pupils achieving at a higher standard).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“The determined and decisive action of leaders has led to improvements in reading, writing and mathematics across the school. Plans for improvement are ambitious and leaders have high expectations for staff and pupils.”

The Leicestershire 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%).

 

Leicestershire secondary school performance:

The Leicestershire area has 92 secondary schools (one of the top being Manor High School with 62% of pupils achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“The school is highly inclusive. Pupils from a wide range of backgrounds come together as a single community. They know and uphold the school’s core values of ‘Excellence-Inspiration-Care-Respect.’”

The Leicestershire 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 95% of students either staying in education or entering employment after GCSEs (vs England's average of 94%).

Leicestershire Ofsted ratings:

74% of Leicestershire schools have received at least a 'Good' Ofsted rating, with 42 schools receiving an 'Outstanding' rating in their last evaluation.

Source: Gov.UK Website