An Amersham-based English teacher to your home or online

Our English Tutors in Amersham 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 English teachers in Amersham

Ms Aileen H

Qualified and experienced SEN teacher, currently working as a full time SEN tutor, tutoring students with specific learning difficulties including students who are dyslexic, dyspraxic and ADHD: accessed through and regulated by the Quality Assurance Guarantee registration of Disabled Students Allowance funding body. Teaches students study skills, academic writing for learning and trains students to use assistive technology.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English
Qualifications:
Master of Literature Linguistics- Research Degree in Ethnography, University College Dublin (2019). Postgraduate Certificate in Multisensory eLearning and Dyslexia Support, London Southbank University (2007). Postgraduate Diploma in Teaching Students with Specific Learning Difficulties/Dyslexia, Hornsby International Centre for Dyslexia (2003). Masters in Cognitive Science, University College Dublin (2001). BSc (Hons) Sociology, University of North London (1987).

Mrs Charlotte M

Qualified and experienced teacher of English and Drama since 1994 and is currently Head of Drama, Teacher of English from Prep and Key Stage 3 through to GCSE, IGCSE and A Level; across all exam boards. Head of year 9 and 10 and Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead. Is familiar with all of the major exam boards and has been an examiner for AQA for the last four years. I have tutored English A Level/GCSE on revision courses and at summer schools and have achieved some excellent results. I have also tutored a number of students to prepare for school entrance examinations. I currently teach GCSE/ A Level Drama and am very familiar with a number of exam boards. I am a very patient and caring teacher who can successfully get the best out of every student. I am experienced in working with students with a wide range of SEN learning needs.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, English Literature, Study Skills, School Entrance Exams, English Language
Qualifications:
PGCE English and Drama, Middlesex University (1994). BA (Hons) English and Drama, Warwick University (1992).

Ms Anna H

Qualified and experienced teacher of Modern Languages. Teaches English, German and French from Primary and Prep through to GCSE and IGCSE. Provides support for study skills and essay-writing skills. Offers EFL and ESL tuition, from beginner to advanced levels. Provides preparation and coaching for IELTS Examinations. Supports language tuition for adults and businesses.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
English, French, German, EFL or ESL, English Language, Study Skills, English Literature, 13+, School Entrance Exams
Qualifications:
MA Applied Linguistics, Essex University (1983). PGCE French with German, Sheffield University (1974). BA (Hons) French with German, Durham University (1973).

Mrs Miriam A

Qualified and experienced English Teacher, currently Lead teacher of English at West Hatch High School. Teaches English Language and English Literature from Prep and Key Stage 3, through to GCSE, IGCSE and A Level across all the major Exam Boards. Skilled in Coaching, Leading, Communication, Lecturing, and Lesson Planning. Can support preparations for GCSE re-sits and School Entrance Exams, as well as Functional Skills for adult learners. Lead Practitioner Accreditation, SSAT (2016).

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, EFL or ESL, English Language, English Literature, 13+, School Entrance Exams
Qualifications:
PGCE English, UCL Institute of Education (2013). CELTA, University of Cambridge (2010). BA/BSc (Hons) English Studies with Sociology (2010).

Mrs Rosy B

Very experienced 11+, Year 7 English and Mathematics Tutor for Grammar and Independent Schools . I teach what the student needs for the 11+ and/or specific syllabus for Independent schools scholarship providing plenty of exam/assessment practice and focusing on strengthening weak areas. Many success stories. Techniques in study skills, checking answers. I also include Verbal and Non-verbal reasoning if required. I improve confidence, improving written English and Mathematics grades. Individual needs carefully addressed with appropriate resources and planning. I have a BA Hons degree in English, a PGCE in Teaching and Education, CELTA Teaching Foreigners qualification. I am currently doing an MA in English. I put students at ease and work to fulfill their potential for any exams at this level.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, 11+, 13+, School Entrance Exams, Common Entrance, English Language, English Literature
Qualifications:
PGCE Greenwich University Adult and Post 16 Education (2006). BA (Hons) English, Open University (1996). CELTA in TEFL at International House, London (1988).

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How are Amersham schools performing?

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

Amersham primary school performance:

The Amersham area has 25 primary schools (one of the top being Our Lady's Catholic Primary School with 28% of pupils achieving at a higher standard).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“Pupils work hard in a safe, stimulating environment. Relationships between pupils and adults are extremely positive. Pupils told me that they enjoy school and feel happy and safe. One pupil said that ‘teachers teach us in a fun way’. Teachers plan interesting learning activities and offer pupils a good level of challenge. ”

The Amersham 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 12% achieving higher standard (vs England's average of 11%).

 

Amersham secondary school performance:

The Amersham area has 8 secondary schools (one of the top being Dr Challoner's High School with 100% of pupils achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“Teaching is outstanding. Stimulating lessons are characterised by pace, challenge and high expectations. Students respond with great interest and enthusiasm. Literacy and numeracy are promoted most effectively and the students’ skills in writing, giving oral presentations and analysing data are hugely impressive. At a whole-school level, assessment data are used well to set individual targets”

The Amersham local authority has an average of 60% of students achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs (vs England's average of 43%). And has an average of 97% of students either staying in education or entering employment after GCSEs (vs England's average of 94%).

Amersham Ofsted ratings:

90% of Amersham schools have received at least a 'Good' Ofsted rating, with 9 schools receiving an 'Outstanding' rating in their last evaluation.

Source: Gov.UK Website