A Beaminster-based English teacher to your home or online

Our English Tutors in Beaminster 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 Beaminster

Mrs Olivia D

I am currently a Teacher of English, Head of PSHE and Pastoral School Consultant at an Independent School in Nottinghamshire. I have been in role here since 2014. I currently teach both English Language and Literature to GCSE level and English Literature at A-Level (AQA specification). I am an experienced English Language and Literature teacher, as well as an AQA examiner. My current school has a range of pupils from diverse backgrounds and with different levels of ability. As an examiner, I am able to 'teach to the top' and deliver the skills that help pupils to achieve Grade 8s and 9s.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
English, English Literature, English Language
Qualifications:
PGCE English, University of Nottingham (2012). BA (Hons) 2:1, University of Warwick (2010).

Mrs Claire E

Qualified and experienced Teacher with particular experience in Special Needs. I have been working up until recently as a Specialist Advisory Teacher for a number of schools in the local area with individual children who are having difficulty with Literacy or Numeracy. I assess students at secondary age for Examinations Access Arrangements and suggest appropriate arrangements and am now employed part time at a Secondary school in Poole. I continue to provide In Service Training for Teaching Assistants/Teachers at whole school and small group level. Extensive and ongoing CPD. Structured Teaching Intervention for Dyslexia and Literacy, Level 7 (2019). Teacher Subject Specialism Training in Maths (2017).

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, Maths, School Entrance Exams
Qualifications:
Post Graduate Certificate in Assessment for Dyslexia and Literacy, Level 7 (2013). Certificate of Psychometric Testing, Assessment and Access Arrangements, Level 7 (2013). PGCE Secondary Music and Remedial English, Greenwich University (1984). Associate Member of PATOSS and Dyslexia Guild.

Mr Charles A

Qualified and experienced teacher of English and History; 18 years experience of teaching in independent prep schools, including Ludgrove and Hazlegrove; offers support for homeschooling and preparation for 11/13+, KS2, KS3, school entrance exams, Common Entrance and scholarship.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, English, History, Classical Civilisation, 13+, Homeschool, School Entrance Exams, Common Entrance, SATs, 11+
Qualifications:
MSc Education (with Distinction), Bristol University (2017). Qualified Teacher Status, University of Bath Spa (2005). BA (Hons) in Ancient History, Newcastle University (1996).

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 Alison B

Alison is an experienced teacher and tutor with over 20 years experience behind her. She studied Social Sciences at degree level at the University of Plymouth and qualified as a teacher in 1996. Since then she has spent the majority of her career working in secondary schools with students aged 11 - 18. She has used her degree to teach Sociology A level and has also taught Religious Studies to A level, after studying intensely during her PGCE training. Alison also teaches English and Maths to GCSE level through her own tuition business which she manages in her local area in Dorset. Alison manages a small team of tutors who teach face to face and online. She has been running the business for under a year and already has a wide collection of 5* reviews. Alison is a friendly and professional tutor with a passion for helping young people to achieve and grow in confidence. She has had experience in working with students who are autistic and have other additional needs. Her lessons are bespoke in nature.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Maths, English, Religious Studies, Philosophy, Sociology
Qualifications:
BSc Hons Social Science specialising in Social Policy PGCE Secondary Education (RE/History) A level English A level History

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How are Beaminster schools performing?

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

Beaminster primary school performance:

The Beaminster area has 41 primary schools (one of the top being Holy Trinity Church School with 26% of pupils achieving at a higher standard).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“Pupils’ achievement is outstanding. All groups of pupils make excellent progress in reading, writing and mathematics. Their attainment is high in all subjects, at the end of both Key Stages 1 and 2.”

The Beaminster local authority has an average of 61% 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 9% achieving higher standard (vs England's average of 11%).

 

Beaminster secondary school performance:

The Beaminster area has 6 secondary schools (one of the top being The Sir John Colfox Academy with 43% of pupils achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“Teaching in the majority of subjects assesses learning well and supports pupils in their knowledge, understanding and skills. More could be done in a few subjects to make sure that pupils are clear about their targets and next steps in their work.”

The Beaminster local authority has an average of 41% 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%).

Beaminster Ofsted ratings:

79% of Beaminster schools have received at least a 'Good' Ofsted rating, with 3 schools receiving an 'Outstanding' rating in their last evaluation.

Source: Gov.UK Website