A Berkhamsted-based English teacher to your home or online

Our English Tutors in Berkhamsted 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 Berkhamsted

Ms Fiona D

Qualified and experienced teacher of English from Year 7 through to A-Level. I have been teaching for 20 years and have a highly successful track record. I have worked as an Assistant Head, Head of Department and Advanced Skills teacher and am an examiner for AQA each year. I enjoy 121 teaching as it enables me to really tailor my lessons to the needs of the individual, giving them the best experience possible and enabling them to shine. My tutees tell me they enjoy my lessons because I listen to them and they flourish because I give feedback that is meaningful and productive.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
English, English Language, English Literature
Qualifications:
PGCE English, University of Hertfordshire. BA (Hons 2:1) English Literature, University of Hertfordshire.

Miss Shalom N

I am an experienced and qualified English and French teacher. I have experience with many exam boards including AQA, Edexcel, CIE and OCR. I have worked in both the independent and maintained sectors teaching English and French. I also prepare students for the Oxbridge ELAT examinations. I have a track record of improving student attainment and aiding even the most reluctant learners. If you are aiming high, I will teach you key exam techniques to achieve high marks.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
English, French, English Language, English Literature
Qualifications:
PGCE English University College London BA (Joint Hons) English and French, University of Nottingham

Mrs Charmaine B

I am currently working in the English Department as my specialist subject is English GCSE and Functional Skills at Bucks College Group since 2020. I work effectively in teams to build strong positive relationships and I take initiative to solve problems and improve productivity whilst striving to meet deadlines and exceed targets. As a trained teacher and exam invigilator, I use a student-centred approach to adapt and reflect on feedback from students and colleagues to help to build creative minds. I act as an agent of change as a champion of equality and social justice within the community while creating a secure and safe place for all learners.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, English Language, English Literature
Qualifications:
PGCE English, Oxford Brookes University (2021). MA Education and Social Justice University of Bedfordshire (2019). BA (Hons) Youth and Community Work Qualification, University of Bedfordshire (2014).

Miss Gill B

Qualified and highly experienced teacher of English and Latin, with over 30 years experience, currently providing one to one tuition at schools and privately for students at their homes, Teaches English Language, English Literature and Latin from Prep, Key Stage 3, through to GCSE, IGCSE and A Level, across all the major exam boards. English Language and English Literature GCSE and IGCSE moderator and examiner. Experienced SENCO. Can support homeschooling. Enthusiastic, motivated and supportive with a specific passion for Latin and English literature. DBS and up to date with other training such as General Safeguarding .

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, Latin, 13+, School Entrance Exams, English Language, English Literature
Qualifications:
PGCE Secondary English and Latin, University of Nottingham (1977) . BA (Hons) Literary Studies, University of Portsmouth (1976).

Ms Candy K

Qualified and experienced English and English Language Teacher, currently teaching at s creative arts academy. I teach English Language from Prep and Key Stage 3 through to GCSE and IGCSE. Examiner for AQA GCSE English Language. Can support preparations for GCSE re-sits and offer Functional Skills tuition for adult learners. Good SEN experience.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, EFL or ESL, English Language
Qualifications:
Level 5 Diploma in Subject Specialism of literacy. DTLLS Level 5. GCSE English Enhancement programme ETF.

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How are Berkhamsted schools performing?

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

Berkhamsted primary school performance:

The Berkhamsted area has 56 primary schools (one of the top being Little Gaddesden Church of England Voluntary Aided Primary School with 31% of pupils achieving at a higher standard).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“High quality teaching is the key to pupils’ success. It is enthusiastic, engaging, stimulating and promotes rapid learning. Teachers expect all pupils to do their very best and pupils rise to the challenge.”

The Berkhamsted local authority has an average of 67% 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%).

 

Berkhamsted secondary school performance:

The Berkhamsted area has 16 secondary schools (one of the top being Chesham Grammar School with 96% of pupils achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“Teaching is outstanding because it is typically good and is often outstanding. Teachers are good role models for their students, set high expectations, match the work closely to students’ needs, and motivate them well.”

The Berkhamsted local authority has an average of 60% of students achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs (vs England's average of 43%). And has an average of 97% of students either staying in education or entering employment after GCSEs (vs England's average of 94%).

Berkhamsted Ofsted ratings:

77% of Berkhamsted schools have received at least a 'Good' Ofsted rating, with 9 schools receiving an 'Outstanding' rating in their last evaluation.

Source: Gov.UK Website