A Basingstoke-based English teacher to your home or online

Our English Tutors in Basingstoke 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 Basingstoke

Mrs Louise A

Qualified and experienced teacher of English and History. Teaches English Language, English Literature and History from Primary, Prep and Key Stage 3 through to GCSE, IGCSE and A level; History through to GCSE and IGCSE across all major Exam Boards. Provides support for SATs, 7+, 11+, 13+ and Scholarship; also support for GCSE and IGCSE resits; also support for literacy and functional skills tuition for adult learners.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, EFL or ESL, English Language, English Literature, Study Skills, 11+, 13+, School Entrance Exams, SATs
Qualifications:
BEd (Hons) English and History, Oxford University (1984) MEd, History, Bristol University (1986). Advanced Diploma in Industry and Education, Warwick University.

Mrs Andrea S

I am a qualified teacher with experience in teaching all Primary School year groups in all subjects. I have a good knowledge of schools’ expectations for different age groups of children and I know how to access a wide range of up-to-date resources. I have been tutoring full time for four years, as I really enjoy 1:1 teaching, being able to tailor lessons to the children’s needs and interests, seeing the huge progress that the children make. I am a friendly, organised and patient teacher. I provide professional, personalised learning, using carefully selected resources. I quickly develop rapport with my students and firmly believe in the importance of children's enjoyment of learning. I can help whether children are struggling with basic concepts or working to achieve top grades. I have experience of successfully preparing children for 11+ exams at local schools.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, English, Maths, 11+, SATs, School Entrance Exams
Qualifications:
PGCE Primary, University of Winchester (2013). BSc (Hons) Biology with European Studies, Sussex University (1991).

Miss Shiralee G

Qualified primary school teacher with over 25 years teaching experience, currently working as a supply teacher and tutor in the Salisbury area. Friendly, supportive and encouraging; has also worked abroad teaching English as a second language and has been the Head Teacher of a nursery school in London. Teaches all core subjects across the Primary age range - EYFS, Key Stages 1 and 2. Also teaches English to GCSE and Maths to Key Stage 3. Can support preparations for SATs and School Entrance Exams. Coached many children in london in preparation for various different common entrance exams. More recently, successfully tutored son for 11 plus exam. He is now Y8 at the local grammar school. Good SEN experience recently with dyslexia and ADHD. Excellent references available.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, English, Maths, English Language, English Literature, 11+, SATs, School Entrance Exams
Qualifications:
PGCE Primary Education, Bath Spa Teacher Training College (1989). BA (Hons) English Literature, Anglia Ruskin University (1984).

Mrs Fiona H

Qualified and experienced Primary and Secondary school teacher, (UK and overseas), now a full-time tutor. Teaches from Primary Key Stage 2 through to Prep, Key Stage 3 and Key Stage 4, across the core National Curriculum, including English, Maths and Geography (GCSE and IGCSE). Provides preparation for SATs, 11+, 13+, Scholarship and Common Entrance Examinations. Teaches Functional Skills, English and Maths. Supports home schooling. SEN experience.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, Maths, Geography, English Literature, Study Skills, Homeschool, 11+, 13+, School Entrance Exams, English Language
Qualifications:
PGCE, Middle School Education, Brighton (1983). BA (Hons) Geography, University of Sussex (1982).

Mrs Philippa M

Qualified teacher of English Literature and English Language, currently teaching at Guildford High School. Teaches KS3, GCSE and A level, with a history of outstanding exam results. Genuinely passionate about the subject and eager to share this passion and enthusiasm for English with others.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
English, English Language, English Literature
Qualifications:
Qualified Teacher Status, King's College London (2016). BA (Hons) English (First Class) Royal Holloway University of London (2012).

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How are Basingstoke schools performing?

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

Basingstoke primary school performance:

The Basingstoke area has 42 primary schools (one of the top being St Bede's Catholic Primary School with 19% of pupils achieving at a higher standard).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“Pupils’ behaviour in lessons, assemblies and around the school is excellent. They show very positive and mature attitudes to learning.”

The Basingstoke 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%).

 

Basingstoke secondary school performance:

The Basingstoke area has 11 secondary schools (one of the top being Bishop Challoner Catholic Secondary School with 55% of pupils achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“The quality of teaching, learning and assessment is good. Overall, lessons are planned effectively to meet pupils’ needs. As a result, most pupils make good progress. However, sometimes teaching does not stretch pupils enough, particularly when time is not well used.”

The Basingstoke 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%).

Basingstoke Ofsted ratings:

83% of Basingstoke schools have received at least a 'Good' Ofsted rating, with 7 schools receiving an 'Outstanding' rating in their last evaluation.

Source: Gov.UK Website