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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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 Avon

Miss Josephine H

Qualified and experienced teacher of Modern Foreign Languages and English, previously Head of Languages at a local Prep School, currently studying for a Masters Degree in Law. Teaches French and German from Primary and Prep through Key Stage 3 to GCSE, IGCSE and A level; across all major Exam Boards. Also offers English Language and Literature from Key Stage 3 to GCSE, IGCSE and A level, and provides support for Independent School Entrance Exams including Common Entrance and Scholarship, 11+ and 13+. Available also for language tuition for adults and businesses, from beginner to advanced levels, and can support home schooling.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, French, German, English Language, English Literature, Common Entrance, School Entrance Exams, 11+, 13+
Qualifications:
PGCE Modern Languages, Oxford University (2010); BA Modern Languages Cambridge University (2007).

Mr Joshua K

Experienced and qualified teacher of drama and science currently studying a master's degree working as a tutor part time. 6 years working in local authority secondary schools as a science teacher, head of year 11, head of drama and teacher of computing and business and have been a private tutor for 5 of these too. I have a very student-focused ideology of teaching and use my adaptability to ensure students are entirely supported in my sessions.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
English, Science, Biology, Chemistry, Computer Science, English Language, English Literature
Qualifications:
Qualified Teacher Status. SCITT Basingstoke Alliance SCITT (2016). BA (Hons) Primary Education with Science & Drama. MA Games Development (Design) (2022).

Mrs Wendy L

Fully qualified and experienced Primary (generalist), F. E. practitioner (Cache Level 3) and Maths Tutor currently working at Ruskin College. Teaching across the primary age range, Key Stages 1 and 2. Maths specialist offering Maths to GCSE and Functional Skills support for children and adult learners. Offers support for SATs, SEN experience.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, English, Maths, Homeschool, 11+, SATs, Study Skills, English Language, Philosophy, 13+, Religious Studies, School Entrance Exams
Qualifications:
MA by Research (2018). Postgraduate studies Mathematics Learning, The Open University (2015). SCITT QTS (2002). Cert HE Mathematics and Computer Studies, The Open University (2001). BTh (Hons) Theology, Religion and Philosophy, University of Oxford (1998). Cert HE Theological Studies, University of Birmingham (1990).

Mrs Louise B

Qualified and experienced Primary Teacher, currently working part time as a tutor. Teaches all core subjects within the Primary National Curriculum Key Stages 1 and 2. Use a variety of games during tutor sessions and first hand experience where possible. Significant SEN experience, including supporting learners with dyslexia, dyscalculia and autism. Provides preparation for SATs, 11+ and School Entrance Examinations. Supports homeschooling.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, English, Maths, 11+, 13+, School Entrance Exams, English Language, SATs, English Literature, Homeschool, Study Skills
Qualifications:
MA Special Needs, Bognor College (2004). Learning and Teaching Mathematics, Open University (1994). BEd (Hons) King Alfred's College, Winchester (1988).

Mr Steven A

Qualified and experienced teacher of History, Politics and English, currently working at Bellerby's College. Teaches History and English from Prep and Key Stage 3 through to GCSE, IGCSE, A Level and IB and also Politics to A Level and IB across all the major exam boards.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, History, EFL or ESL, English Literature, Politics, School Entrance Exams, 13+, English Language
Qualifications:
MA Politics, University of Warwick (1998). PGCEA, University of Surrey (1996). BA (Hons) Modern History, Anglia Ruskin University (1992).

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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