An Ampthill-based English teacher to your home or online

Our English Tutors in Ampthill 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 Ampthill

Mr Peter W

Qualified and experienced English Teacher, with experience across both the independent and state sectors, currently teaching at Fitzharrys School Abingdon. Teaches English Language and English Literature from Prep and Key Stage 3, through to GCSE , A-Level and International Baccalaureate across all the major Exam Boards. Supports preparations for Scholarships, 13+ and School Entrance Exams. Offers tuition for GCSE re-sits; functional skills for adult learners and also TEFL.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, EFL or ESL, 13+, School Entrance Exams, English Language, English Literature
Qualifications:
MA English and Historical Studies, Oxford Brookes University (1999). PGCE Secondary English with Drama, Westminster College, Oxford (1997). BA Hons English Studies and History, Oxford Brookes University (1996). Certificate in TEFL, Teacher Training International, London (1991).

Mr Jeff H

The 20th of August 2020 was a very good day; I had several emails, texts and phone calls from my students (and their parents) because they had achieved quite remarkable results at A-level, GCSE and Entrance Exams. It is such a joy to know that those young people are on a path to success in such turbulent times. I love literature and have been teaching for 24 years across the age groups and abilities in the public and private sectors. I was Head of English at two independent colleges and have worked abroad teaching Business English to adults and EFL to foreign students. I have been an examiner for the AQA, and an OCR A-level moderator. Ofsted graded me 'outstanding' for instilling my pupils with a love of the written word. I have worked in a special school and had training in how to deal with autism, Asperger's, dyslexia, dyspraxia, etc. Recently I have been tutoring for the Common Entrance exams and helped a boy get into the prestigious Stowe School.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
English, EFL or ESL, School Entrance Exams, English Language, English Literature, 13+
Qualifications:
MA (Cert) Media in Education & MA Module Digital Video Production. BA (Hons) English & Literary Studies with Writing and Publishing. PGCE English (Chichester). TESOL Certificate (Trinity).

Ms Angie C

I am a qualified Primary teacher with over 13 years experience in accelerating progress for primary-aged pupils. Recently I have left the classroom to be a lecturer in PGCE (teacher training) in an inner London university. I have a proven track record of achieving targeted accelerated progress and pride myself in my relationship with pupils and being able to deliver lessons in an engaging way. Having taught across all primary phases from Early Years through to Upper Key Stage 2, and through my work as Curriculum Leader and Science Leader, I have a strong knowledge of age-related expectations for pupils aged 5 to 11. Lessons are completely tailored to individual needs, with a focus on targeted progress in areas of your choosing. I look forward to working with you to help your child reach their maximum potential. I was educated both in the state and private school system and can understand and cater to a wide range of needs including 11+ and entrance exams. I look forward to hearing from you!

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, Maths, English, SATs, 11+, School Entrance Exams
Qualifications:
PGCE Primary, London South Bank University (2007). BA (Hons) Marketing and Advertising, University of the Arts, London (2005). Foundation Diploma in Art and Design, Central Saint Martins College of Art, University of the Arts, London (2001).

Mr Paul C

Qualified and experienced English Teacher, Head of Department. Assistant Head Teacher. Deputy Principal. Teaches English Language and English Literature from Primary and Prep through to GCSE, IGCSE and A level. Supports preparation for Scholarship, 13+ and School Entrance Examinations. SEN experience. Have examined for Cambridge 'A' level,AQA and EDexcel, GCSE Language and Literature.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, School Entrance Exams, Study Skills, English Language, English Literature, 13+, Common Entrance
Qualifications:
PGCE English, Roehampton Institute, London (1983). BA (Hons) English, Canterbury, University of Kent (1979).

Mrs Evarine B

I am South African and have been living in the UK since 2002. I have worked as an English teacher in a state school for 12 years and currently I am working in an independent school. I currently teaching English from Year 7-11. I have a special interest in teaching students with special needs and those who need need some pastoral support.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
English, English Literature, English Language
Qualifications:
BA Degree in English and Psychology. PGCE. QTS

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How are Ampthill schools performing?

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

Ampthill primary school performance:

The Ampthill area has 30 primary schools (one of the top being Lakeview School with 10% of pupils achieving at a higher standard).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“Teaching is effective because teachers know their subject well. They are dynamic, passionate about their work and give pupils clear and frequent guidance to help them learn. As a result of good teaching, pupils achieve well.”

The Ampthill local authority has an average of 54% 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 5% achieving higher standard (vs England's average of 11%).

 

Ampthill secondary school performance:

The Ampthill area has 7 secondary schools (one of the top being Harlington Upper School with 57% of pupils achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“Students achieve well as they make good progress so that many reach high standards at the end of Year 11. Students’ progress in mathematics is particularly rapid.”

The Ampthill local authority has an average of 41% 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%).

Ampthill Ofsted ratings:

82% of Ampthill schools have received at least a 'Good' Ofsted rating, with 7 schools receiving an 'Outstanding' rating in their last evaluation.

Source: Gov.UK Website