An Ashford-based English teacher to your home or online

Our English Tutors in Ashford 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 Ashford

Dr Neil C

Experienced English, History, Politics and Philosophy teacher, lecturer and tutor. I am a Home Tutor for a local SEN school, having also taught in both mainstream and private institutions across all major exam boards. Teaches English and History from Prep and Key Stage 3 through to GCSE, IGCSE and A level; Philosophy and Politics at A level;

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, History, Philosophy, Politics, English Language, English Literature
Qualifications:
PhD History and Philosophy of Science, University of Kent (2014). MSc (Distinction) Science, Communication and Society, University of Kent (2010). BA (First Class Honours) History, University of Kent (2009).

Mrs Divya P

Qualified and experienced Primary and Maths Teacher with over five years of experience in teaching and tutoring. Experienced teaching across Key Stages 1 and 2 and supporting preparations for SATs. Currently, I am an Assistant Head Teacher in a multi-academy trust.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, Maths, English, Study Skills, SATs
Qualifications:
PGCE Middlesex University (2015); BA Education, Middlesex University (2014); Childcare Level 3, Redbridge College (2011).

Mrs Jenny V

I am a highly qualified specialist teacher with over 25 years of teaching experience. I have taught in Singapore, Australia, and the United Kingdom. I am a specialist in Reading Recovery and SpLD dyslexia. Whilst teaching in independent and state schools I have developed a passion for supporting learners to achieve their potential regardless of any barriers to learning they may experience. I am a fully qualified assessor, tutor, mentor, and I have the desire to help those with additional learning needs.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, Maths, English, 11+, SATs, School Entrance Exams
Qualifications:
PGCE Specific Learning Difficulties (Dyslexia) Edge Hill University (2020). Reading Recovery trained (2009) PGCE Primary, Bristol University (1993). Applied Consumer Science Manchester Metropolitan University (1992)

Miss Rebeka R

I am a highly experienced English teacher, having been teaching for 8 years - I am now Head of English at an academy school in South East London. I can offer a range of age support from 11-18, and have a background in teaching students with SEN, Higher Ability and those who are less motivated by learning. I have examined for AQA, and had numerous training sessions with Edexcel for A Level.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, English Language, English Literature
Qualifications:
PGCE, English, Westminster. BA (Hons) English and American Literature.

Ms June P

Qualified English, Drama, Film/Media and 11 plus teacher. QTLS, ATCL and CERT Ed. Currently Teaching at Brentwood County High School. Experienced English to GCSE. Drama, Film and Media studies A level and BTEC. An experienced, enthusiastic, and focused teacher who is committed to safeguarding and promoting the education and well-being of children and young people always. Passionate about giving young people the best possible education in life and enjoys working in a busy environment and relishes the challenge of managing a diverse workload. She can establish a supportive relationship with not only students but also their parents and fellow teachers all with the aim of promoting and reinforcing a student’s independence and self-esteem. She is fundamentally committed to good practise and innovation and who is very much a team player. Always engaged in continuous learning to broaden her knowledge and experience, she is confident, passionate, and enthusiastic about working with young people.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, English Literature, Study Skills, 11+, School Entrance Exams, Careers Guidance, English Language
Qualifications:
Cert Ed, QTLS and ATL

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How are Ashford schools performing?

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

Ashford primary school performance:

The Ashford area has 26 primary schools (one of the top being Finberry Primary School with 38% of pupils achieving at a higher standard).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“There are some inconsistencies in teaching, and consequently not all pupils are challenged enough to do their best, particularly the most able pupils.”

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

 

Ashford secondary school performance:

The Ashford area has 9 secondary schools (one of the top being Highworth Grammar School with 95% of pupils achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“Teachers have high expectations and the quality of teaching over time has been effective in maintaining students’ excellent progress. ”

The Ashford 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%).

Ashford Ofsted ratings:

90% of Ashford schools have received at least a 'Good' Ofsted rating, with 4 schools receiving an 'Outstanding' rating in their last evaluation.

Source: Gov.UK Website