An Alton-based English teacher to your home or online

Our English Tutors in Alton 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 Alton

Mrs Rebecca R

Qualified and experienced Primary Teacher with 13 years of classroom experience and 3 years of tutoring experience alongside. I teach all core subjects within the Primary National Curriculum. I have been a recent curriculum lead for English and maths - working to help children build their confidence and drive academic progress. I use a method of teaching called 'The Write Stuff' for English and this has great results due to its engaging themes and teacher pupil-paired writing. I have a record of positive feedback from parents and children with a proven track record in accelerated progress. Full references, DBS certificate and qualifications can be provided. I currently run a successful online school, manage three Beach Schools across Sussex and also run educational holiday clubs for 4-8-year-olds.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, English, Maths, English Literature, English Language, Homeschool, SATs
Qualifications:
Qualified Teacher Status (Graduate Teaching Programme), University of Sussex (2007). BA (Hons) English and Music, University of Hull (2004).

Ms Sarah A

Qualified and experienced English and Religious Philosophy Teacher, Teaches English Language and Literature from Prep and Key Stage 3, through to GCSE and IGCSE across all the major exam boards. Supports preparations for Scholarships, 13+ and School Entrance exams. SEN experience.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, English Language, English Literature, School Entrance Exams, 13+, Study Skills
Qualifications:
PGCE English with QTS, Secondary Education and Teaching, University of Wolverhampton (2012). MEd Language Development and Disability, University of Newcastle (1995).

Mrs Philippa M

Qualified teacher of English Literature and English Language, currently teaching at Guildford High School. Teaches KS3, GCSE and A level, with a history of outstanding exam results. Genuinely passionate about the subject and eager to share this passion and enthusiasm for English with others.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
English, English Literature, English Language
Qualifications:
Qualified Teacher Status, King's College London (2016). BA (Hons) English (First Class) Royal Holloway University of London (2012).

Mrs Rowan J

Qualified and experienced Primary and English teacher, currently working as a full time tutor. Teaches all core subjects across the Primary National Curriculum, Key Stages 1 and 2. Also teaches English to Key Stage 3 and English as a Foreign Language. Works with children preparing for 11+, SATs and School Entrance Exams. Has a strong record of success supporting children with entrance exams into local schools. Also offers specialised tuition for children with Dyslexia. My approach is based on identifying any gaps in a child's curriculum knowledge and then helping them to realise their academic potential. I aim to provide engaging and motivating sessions but also ensure that all pupils make excellent progress towards their academic goals. A friendly, patient, caring, fun-loving person who takes pride in building and maintaining productive relationships with both parents and children.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, English, English Literature, 11+, English Language, School Entrance Exams, SATs
Qualifications:
PGCE Primary Education, Brunel University (1990). BA (Hons) Sports Management, Leeds Carnegie University (1985). Postgraduate SpLD Dyslexia. Edge Hill University.

Mrs Charmaine T

Qualified and experienced teacher of English; teaching English Language and English Literature from Prep and Key Stage 3 through to GCSE, IGCSE and A level; across all major exam boards. Provides preparation for Scholarship and School Entrance Examinations. Supports GCSE, IGCSE resits; also literacy and functional skills tuition for adult learners.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, School Entrance Exams, English Literature, Study Skills, Homeschool, 11+, 13+, English Language
Qualifications:
BEd English Literature and History, Westminster College, Oxford.

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How are Alton schools performing?

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

Alton primary school performance:

The Alton area has 16 primary schools (one of the top being The Butts Primary School with 26% of pupils achieving at a higher standard).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“The Butts is a good school where pupils get a good start to their education. It provides a happy and welcoming environment in which pupils thrive and try to do their best. They make good progress and achieve well throughout the school. Parents and carers are overwhelmingly supportive and are happy with what the school offers their children.”

The Alton local authority has an average of 68% 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 13% achieving higher standard (vs England's average of 11%).

 

Alton secondary school performance:

The Alton area has 7 secondary schools (one of the top being Amery Hill School with 49% of pupils achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“ Attainment is high. GCSE results in 2012 improved much more strongly than those nationally to further widen the gap between the school’s results and those of others.”

The Alton 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%).

Alton Ofsted ratings:

76% of Alton schools have received at least a 'Good' Ofsted rating, with 2 schools receiving an 'Outstanding' rating in their last evaluation.

Source: Gov.UK Website