An Avon-based English teacher to your home or online

Our English Tutors in Avon 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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Why do parents choose us?

Only qualified teachers

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.

We do the work for you

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 Avon

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).

Ms Sally R

A qualified and experienced SEN teacher, with over 25 years of experience in Independent and State Schools. Currently a Specialist Teacher at Bruton School for Girls, teaches learners with Dyslexia/Specific Learning Difficulties and English at both Primary and Secondary levels. Has worked for the local authority as an advisory teacher and more recently in her local secondary school as the Literacy Coordinator; now teaches and assesses in a variety of locations. As a parent of children with specific learning difficulties, understands how challenging it can sometimes be to identify problems and put in effective support. Provides specialist teaching and full diagnostic assessments up to 16. OCR Level 7 Diploma in Teaching and Assessing Learners with Dyslexia/Specific Learning Difficulties (2019).

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, English Language, English Literature
Qualifications:
PGCE English and French, Exeter University (1989). BA (Hons) English Literature and Anthropology, Oxford Brookes University (1987).

Miss Michelle F

Qualified and experienced Primary and Key Stage 3 English and Maths Teacher, with Acting Head of School experience. Teaches across Early Years Foundation Stage, Key Stages 1 and 2 and English Language, English Literature and Maths to Key Stage 3. Supports preparations for SATS, 11+, 13+ and School Entrance Examinations. SEN and provision for gifted and talented experience.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, English, Maths, English Language, English Literature, SATs, 11+, School Entrance Exams, 13+, Study Skills
Qualifications:
BEd (Hons), Primary Education, University of Cambridge (2002).

Ms Claire L

Qualified teacher of adults and teenagers with specialisms in numeracy/Maths Literacy/English language, ESOL/EAL and SEND support, 15 years' teaching experience in classes and one-to-one sessions from beginner to GCSE level and beyond. Considerable experience of teaching people with SEND, including autism, dyslexia and mental health needs. SENCo qualification and experience in this role. University of Oxford graduate.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, Maths, English, EFL or ESL, Study Skills, Homeschool, English Language
Qualifications:
PGCE SEN Coordination, Oxford Brookes University (2020) Certificates in Autism Training National Autistic Society (2019). QTLS, Institute for Learning (2012). Cert Ed. Post-Compulsory Education, University of Bedfordshire (2011). Certificate in Numeracy Teaching, Thames Valley University (2006). Certificate in English Language Teaching to Adults, Westminster Kingsway College (2004). MEng. Materials Science, Economics and Management, St Anne’s College, Oxford University (2001).

Mrs Dianne C

Qualified and experienced English teacher, with 16 years experience, including as Head of Faculty. Currently working as a KS2 English Intervention tutor and as an independent tutor. Teaches English Language and English Literature from KS2 and Key Stage 3 through to GCSE and IGCSE and A level; across all Exam Boards. Examiner for AQA English Language. Provides support for Scholarship, School Entrance Exams and GCSE resits.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, School Entrance Exams, English Language, English Literature, Homeschool, Study Skills
Qualifications:
PGCE Secondary English with Drama, University of Gloucestershire (2002). BA (Hons) English Studies with History, University of Gloucestershire (1996).

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How are Avon schools performing?

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

Avon primary school performance:

The Avon area has 50 primary schools (one of the top being Bransgore Church of England Primary School with 22% of pupils achieving at a higher standard).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“Pupils' personal development and well-being is outstanding. All adults are very good role models and have high expectations. Consequently, pupils behave in a mature, polite and friendly way treating each other, staff and visitors with the utmost respect. Pupils enjoy coming to school and this is reflected in the good attendance.”

The Avon 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%).

 

Avon secondary school performance:

The Avon area has 24 secondary schools (one of the top being Bournemouth School for Girls with 97% of pupils achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“Achievement is outstanding in all years, including the sixth form. All groups of students, including disabled students and those with special educational needs, make outstanding progress.”

The Avon local authority has an average of 51% of students achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs (vs England's average of 43%). And has an average of % of students either staying in education or entering employment after GCSEs (vs England's average of 94%).

Avon Ofsted ratings:

77% of Avon schools have received at least a 'Good' Ofsted rating, with 14 schools receiving an 'Outstanding' rating in their last evaluation.

Source: Gov.UK Website