An Andover-based English teacher to your home or online

Our English Tutors in Andover 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 Andover

Mrs Kate G

Qualified and experienced teacher of English Language and Literature, teaching in a local grammar school for 10 years. SENCO for 5 years, with experience in teaching dyslexic and autistic students. Teaches English Language and Literature from Primary and Prep through to GCSE, IGCSE and A level, across all major Exam Boards. Offers preparations for SATs, 11+, 13+ and scholarship. Supports literacy, general study skills, GCSE resits and Functional Skills for adult learners.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, School Entrance Exams, English Language, Study Skills, English Literature, Homeschool, 13+, 11+
Qualifications:
PGCE English, Roehampton University (2000). BA (Hons) English Language and Literature, Royal Holloway College, University of London (1997).

Mr Angus M

Qualified and experienced Economics and Humanities Teacher with over 25 years' experience in the independent sector. Currently Head of Humanities, and Head of Boarding at a local Prep school, teaching Geography, Maths, English and RS across Years 6-8. Also experienced as an 11+ Maths and English tutor, and an Edexcel examiner for A level Economics. Teaches Geography, English, Maths and RS at Key Stage 3; Geography and Economics at GCSE/IGCSE; and Economics A level. Also supports School Entrance Examinations 11+ and 13+. Swam the English Channel in 2007 for charity.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
English, Maths, Geography, Economics, Religious Studies, School Entrance Exams, 11+, 13+, Common Entrance
Qualifications:
PGCE History, Oxford University (1992); BSc Economics, LSE University of London (1990).

Mr Jonathan P

Qualified and experienced Maths, English and SEN teacher, with over 17 years' teaching experience. Currently working as a Special Educational Needs Coordinator and Maths Teacher in the Basingstoke and Andover area. Able to teach Maths and English, from KS2 up to GCSE/KS4 level, and Maths up to A Level, across all the major exam boards. Preparation for 11+ and School Entrance Examinations.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, Maths, English, Economics, Computer Science, 11+, Homeschool, SATs, 13+, School Entrance Exams, IT Skills, Study Skills
Qualifications:
Post Graduate Certificate in Education (NASENCO -National Award for Special Educational Needs Co-ordination), University of Winchester (2017). PGCE Secondary Music and Mathematics with Qualified Teacher Status, Durham University (2003).

Mrs Nora P

I am a qualified English teacher with 20 years' experience in teaching English Language and Literature at secondary level (KS 3 and 4), including intense preparation for GCSE, with expertise in the AQA specification. I can support literacy at all levels and teach functional skills to adults, too. Being bilingual and having a background in EFL, I also have extensive experience in that field and have been a marker for Anglia Examinations for four years. I am also a qualified ELSA (Emotional Literacy Support Assistant) and have supported pupils with emotional and social difficulties over the years. My professional interests include homeschooling at all levels.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, EFL or ESL, 13+, English Language, Study Skills, English Literature, Homeschool, School Entrance Exams
Qualifications:
PGCE English, University of Portsmouth (2000). BA (Hons) English and Russian, KLTE, Debrecen, Hungary (1985).

Mrs Vanessa J

Qualified, quality primary school teacher, with over 12 years teaching experience and a decade of tutoring experience. I was a year 1 teacher for 5 years and a KS1 specialist and have an ability to form good working relationships and rapport with young children. I particularly enjoy working with younger pupils because of their eagerness to learn and their enthusiasm. I have specialist knowledge of the English/Literacy curriculum and really enjoy teaching Mathematics. I am looking for a role that will enable me to work with Y1 or Y2 pupils needing help with their English and Maths work and in building confidence in their skills and learning. PGCE Primary (ages 3-11) Newcastle University (2003), BA (Honours) Swansea, University of Wales (1998, 2.1)

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, English, Maths, 11+, SATs, School Entrance Exams
Qualifications:
PGCE, Primary Education, Newcastle University 2003. BA (Hons) History, Swansea University 1998.

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How are Andover schools performing?

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

Andover primary school performance:

The Andover area has 22 primary schools (one of the top being Abbotts Ann Church of England Primary School with 21% of pupils achieving at a higher standard).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“This is a good school. It is not yet outstanding as standards by the end of Year 6 declined in 2011, pupils’ use of mathematics skills is not embedded across the curriculum and inconsistencies exist in the quality of teachers’ feedback to help pupils improve even further. Nevertheless, it has outstanding features. The overall effectiveness of the Early Years Foundation Stage is outstanding and children make a very good start to their education.”

The Andover 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%).

 

Andover secondary school performance:

The Andover area has 7 secondary schools (one of the top being John Hanson Community School with 51% of pupils achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“Although the quality of teaching in English, mathematics and science has improved, there is still less effective teaching in modern foreign languages and humanities, especially for mostable pupils.”

The Andover 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%).

Andover Ofsted ratings:

84% of Andover schools have received at least a 'Good' Ofsted rating, with 9 schools receiving an 'Outstanding' rating in their last evaluation.

Source: Gov.UK Website