An Alcester-based English teacher to your home or online

Our English Tutors in Alcester 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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Just a few of our English teachers in Alcester

Ms Sharan K

Experienced and qualified teacher, lecturer and tutor offering private tuition around the Southampton area. Can assist with over 12 subjects with core topics of maths, English, science and entrance prep being a specialism. Over a decade of experience teaching professionally in schools and colleges, as well as tutoring afterschool and preparing students for sats, gcses, entrance exams, 11+, resits and even scholarships. I have worked with special educational needs for over 8 years too, so can help children fill in learning gaps with a variety of teaching styles and resources. Ages of 4-15. Academic and personal references shown at appointment.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, English, Maths, Science, Psychology, German, School Entrance Exams, Study Skills, Religious Studies, 11+, SATs, English Language, 13+, English Literature
Qualifications:
Masters in Education from Bath Spa University (2012). PGCE from Bath Spa University (2011). BA (Hons) First Class degree in Psychology and Criminology at University of the West of England (2010).

Mrs Jill K

Qualified and experienced teacher of Modern Foreign Languages, teaching English, German, French and Russian from Primary, Prep and Key Stage 3 through to GCSE and IGCSE; teaching German through to A level; across all major Exam Boards. AQA examiner experience (German GCSE). Provides language tuition for adult learners and business. Supports preparations for Scholarship, School Entrance Exams, also GCSE and IGCSE resits. Provides tuition in EAL.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, French, German, EFL or ESL, Homeschool, English Language, English Literature, Common Entrance, School Entrance Exams, Study Skills, 13+
Qualifications:
PGCE German and French, Westminster College, University of Oxford (1998). BA (Hons) Applied Language Studies, Ealing College of Higher Education (1988).

Mrs Kate A

Qualified and experienced English teacher, teaching English Language from Primary and Prep through to GCSE and IGCSE ( including homeschooling experience). A Dyslexia and ESL specialist, Pre- pandemic work included F2F individual and small group work in school with years 5/6 on reading and SPaG. Currently working online with primary school children requiring special or extra support and pre-GCSE secondary school pupils needing extra assistance, study skills and exam techniques. Supports GCSE resits, literacy and functional skills for older teens and adult learners at college. Currently also working with foreign students on conversation skills, and until recently engaged extensively in IELTS preparation for medical staff.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, English, EFL or ESL, 11+, School Entrance Exams, 13+, English Language, SATs, English Literature, Study Skills
Qualifications:
Certificate of Education, MEd. Literacy Specialist, ESOL Specialist, CELTA. Post Graduate Certificate In SpLD (dyslexia). Post Graduate level 7 qualification in Assessing for Access Arrangements (GCSE) Currently completing Level 7 post-graduate qualification in Diagnostic Assessment ((SpLD).

Mrs Susan G

I am an experienced primary teacher able to provide tailor-made online lessons to meet the individual needs of the child. I am particularly able to support children with key literacy and numeracy skills. I have worked for the past 14 years as a supply teacher in a variety of primary schools throughout Dorset, teaching across the whole primary age range. Prior to that I was a class-based teacher in Bournemouth again teaching across the whole age range. I have high but realistic expectations of the children I teach which allows them to produce their best work. A literacy I taught was rated 'Outstanding' by OFSTED

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, English, Maths, SATs
Qualifications:
PGCE Primary Education, Manchester University (1987). BA (Hons) Architecture, Manchester University (1985).

Ms Akbal K

Qualified and experienced Teacher with over 9 years' experience teaching in Primary schools, and more recently offering tuition up to Key Stage 3. Experienced in working with a wide range of learning needs and preparing students for 11+ entrance examinations. Previously held leadership positions in PE, History, Eco Schools and STEAM. Teaches the full Primary National Curriculum, and offers support in Key Stage 3 for English and Maths.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, English, Maths, 11+, English Language, English Literature, SATs, School Entrance Exams
Qualifications:
BA (Hons) History with QTS, and MSc in Neuroscience and Education.

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How are Alcester schools performing?

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

Alcester primary school performance:

The Alcester area has 18 primary schools (one of the top being Welford-on-Avon Primary School with 27% of pupils achieving at a higher standard).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“This is an outstanding school that is rightly valued by pupils and their parents. Standards are exceptionally high by the time pupils leave at the end of Year 6 and pupils' achievement in relation to their starting points and capabilities is excellent. Not only are academic standards high, but also the school is extremely effective in ensuring that pupils develop as well rounded sensible young people who make a substantial contribution to the school and wider community.”

The Alcester 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%).

 

Alcester secondary school performance:

The Alcester area has 6 secondary schools (one of the top being Alcester Grammar School with 95% of pupils achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“Alcester Grammar School is an outstanding school. It is a harmonious and well ordered community, steeped in high expectations and mutual respect for all. Even though it is successful, there is an unrelenting drive to make the school even better and there is a constant pursuit for excellence.”

The Alcester local authority has an average of 50% 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%).

Alcester Ofsted ratings:

69% of Alcester schools have received at least a 'Good' Ofsted rating, with 8 schools receiving an 'Outstanding' rating in their last evaluation.

Source: Gov.UK Website