An Axbridge-based English teacher to your home or online

Our English Tutors in Axbridge 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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Just a few of our English teachers in Axbridge

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).

Ms Philippa H

I'm a qualified and experienced primary teacher and SENDCo. I now tutor full-time for pupils both in school settings and at home, including home-educated pupils. I offer tutoring to KS1 & KS2 pupils and for some children, KS3 (depending on need). I have over 10 years SENDCo experience, working with children with a range of needs that span the SEND spectrum and am a qualified specialist dyslexia teacher. I take a very nurturing approach to teaching children; through many years of teaching children who find learning difficult, I find children need to relax and enjoy the learning and most of all, be provided with plenty of opportunities in which they can demonstrate success in order to build up confidence and motivate them to reach their full potential.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, English, Homeschool, SATs
Qualifications:
Level 5 Certificate in Dyslexia-British Dyslexia Association (2022). NASENCO, University of Wolverhampton (2013). BA (Hons) Primary Education with QTS, University of Central England (2005).

Ms Emma D

I have been a teacher for over 26 years, I taught at Millfield Prep School and then became deputy head at Bristol Grammar Junior School. Latterly I was the head of Badminton Junior School. I have tutored pupils from the age of 5 to 13. I can provide tutoring for the whole subject or focus on a specific area which needs consolidating. My aim is to build your child's confidence and to ensure that they really enjoy the learning process. I have extensive experience of assessing and preparing pupils for entry into grammar and independent schools and have an in depth understanding of the processes involved which enables me to support and guide those considering applying for such places.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, English, History, School Entrance Exams, 11+, English Literature, English Language
Qualifications:
MEd Educational Leadership: Buckingham University PGCE Primary: CIHE, Cardiff BA Hons English: Cardiff University

Mrs Helen W

I have had a varied and enjoyable career as a teacher in a wide variety of settings during which I have taught children from Reception to Year 11. I have always taken a particular interest in working with students with anxiety , SEMH and SEND. I have a wide experience in tutoring students both face to face and remotely from Year 4 to Year 11, this has included 1:1 and small groups. My students come from a wide range of educational back grounds including home educated, LAC , EAL and alternative provision. I have a calm and humorous approach which helps put students at ease ; I like to work with the students interests and leaning styles. I have been working with students to develop confidence and enjoyment in their learning. A key interest of mine is plugging gaps in learning as well as exam preparation for example 11+, SATS preparation, common entrance and maths GCSE.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, Maths, English, Biology, SATs, 11+, Common Entrance, School Entrance Exams, 13+
Qualifications:
Mastering Mathematics, Plymouth University TSST (2017). Masters Units, OU and Brunel University. BEd (Hons) Bristol Polytechnic, Upper Second.

Mrs Jo M

Approachable, highly experienced and passionate English teacher with background in both the State and Independent sectors (including as Head of Department), currently offering home and online tuition. Commendable track record with SEN students and building confidence in ALL pupils. I can support your child with English Literature and/or Language from Year 7 right through to GCSE, IGCSE and A -Level. English Language A-Level Examiner for Edexcel. Extensive experience as new teacher trainer and mentor. Currently working out of schools for family reasons. I hold a current DBS.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, Maths, English, Latin, EFL or ESL, English Literature, School Entrance Exams, Classical Civilisation, English Language
Qualifications:
QTS, Canterbury Christ Church University College (2008). BA (Hons) Classics and Classical Studies Newcastle University (2001).

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