An Abingdon-based English teacher to your home or online

Our English Tutors in Abingdon 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 English teachers in Abingdon

Ms Claire L

Qualified teacher of adults and teenagers with specialisms in numeracy/Maths Literacy/English language, ESOL/EAL and SEND support, 15 years' teaching experience in classes and one-to-one sessions from beginner to GCSE level and beyond. Considerable experience of teaching people with SEND, including autism, dyslexia and mental health needs. SENCo qualification and experience in this role. University of Oxford graduate.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, Maths, English, EFL or ESL, Study Skills, Homeschool, English Language
Qualifications:
PGCE SEN Coordination, Oxford Brookes University (2020) Certificates in Autism Training National Autistic Society (2019). QTLS, Institute for Learning (2012). Cert Ed. Post-Compulsory Education, University of Bedfordshire (2011). Certificate in Numeracy Teaching, Thames Valley University (2006). Certificate in English Language Teaching to Adults, Westminster Kingsway College (2004). MEng. Materials Science, Economics and Management, St Anne’s College, Oxford University (2001).

Miss Aayat M

I am a qualified English teacher working in a secondary school in West London. I teach both English Language and Literature and very passionate about my subject. I teach both French, English language and Literature from KS3- KS4. I have been teaching for 5 years. I also have experience teaching SEN as I was a teaching assistant prior to my PGCEs. I look forward to helping my students and ensuring that I create the love for reading in them. My priority is ensuring their success.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, French, School Entrance Exams, English Language, English Literature
Qualifications:
PGCE English, University of Hertfordshire (2019). BA (Hons) English Literature with French, University of Hertfordshire (2017).

Mrs Alexandra J

I am an energetic and inspiring teacher who will instil a passion for knowledge in every pupil, allowing them to unlock their true potential and achieve even the most aspirational of goals. I am a qualified, experienced and highly skilled primary school teacher with exceptional subject and pedagogical knowledge. As a class teacher, a tutor and a Deputy Headteacher, I have a proven track record for getting results: the pupils I have taught and tutored have all performed far beyond expectations in their end of Key Stage Two examinations, GCSEs and 11+ exams. I have tutored three pupils to perform so exceptionally well in their entrance exams as to be awarded full scholarships to private education. I also have a particular passion for teaching science and have excelled in the role of science coordinator. I am enthusiastic, relentlessly optimistic and driven; I work very hard to ensure that all knowledge can be understood in an engaging and interesting way. Consequently, I can guarantee results.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, Maths, English, Science, Biology, 11+, SATs, School Entrance Exams
Qualifications:
PGCE Primary Education with Science Specialism, University of Greenwich (2014). BSc (Hons) Human Sciences, University of Sussex (2012).

Miss Rebecca B

Qualified and experienced Teacher, currently working as a tutor while completing a PhD. Teaches English, History, Sociology and Classic Civilisation from Prep and Key Stage 3 through to GCSE and IGCSE. Can also teach all core subjects across Key Stage 1 and 2. Supports SATS and 11+ preparations. Good SEN experience.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, English, History, SATs, Sociology, 13+, School Entrance Exams, 11+, Classical Civilisation, English Language, English Literature
Qualifications:
PGCE Primary Education with QTS, University of Winchester (2012). BSc (Hons) Sociology and History, Roehampton University (2010).

Mr Bob T

Qualified and experienced Primary and Secondary Teacher, now working as a tutor, teaching all core subjects across Key Stage 2 and 3. Previously Head Teacher of two Junior Schools. Can provide preparation for 11+, School Entrance Examinations and Scholarship Papers. Teaches English and Maths from Primary through to Prep and Key Stage 3. SEN experience. Teaches English as a Foreign Language for all ages and abilities.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, Maths, English, Study Skills, 11+, 13+, English Language, SATs, English Literature, Homeschool, School Entrance Exams
Qualifications:
Trinity College TESOL, Plymouth College of Further Education (2004). Cert.Ed. Westminster College of Education, Oxford University (1971).

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How are Abingdon schools performing?

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

Abingdon primary school performance:

The Abingdon area has 26 primary schools (one of the top being St Edmund's Catholic Primary School with 19% of pupils achieving at a higher standard).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“Pupils are well behaved and eager to learn. They have a very good understanding of how they are doing, and so know how to improve. Parents are kept well informed about their children’s progress.”

The Abingdon local authority has an average of 65% 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%).

 

Abingdon secondary school performance:

The Abingdon area has 12 secondary schools (one of the top being John Mason School with 41% of pupils achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“Pupils’ progress has improved so that it is now similar to the national average overall. Pupils’ GCSE results last year were below expectations in some subjects. As a result, the curriculum was revised to better meet pupils’ needs.”

The Abingdon local authority has an average of 46% 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%).

Abingdon Ofsted ratings:

65% of Abingdon schools have received at least a 'Good' Ofsted rating, with 1 schools receiving an 'Outstanding' rating in their last evaluation.

Source: Gov.UK Website