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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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 Berkhamsted

Mr Pepe G

Qualified and experienced teacher of English, Business Studies and ICT/Computing with over 20 years of experience teaching in local comprehensive schools and now tutoring part-time. Teaches all four subjects from Key Stage 3 through to A level, across all the major exam boards. Examiner for both GCSE Edexcel ICT and AQA A level Business Studies. SEN experience, and available for home schooling.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, Business, Computer Science, School Entrance Exams, English Language, English Literature, Homeschool
Qualifications:
MA Educational Assessment, UCL IoE (2015); PGCE Secondary ICT, University College London IoE (2004); BSc (Hons) Business Information Technology & English, London South Bank University (2002).

Dr Giles G

Experienced English Literature, Language, and Creative Writing teacher, eager to teach A Level, degree level English Literature and Language and Creative Writing (all ages and levels of experience). I have taught group classes on literature (mainly poetry) for Oxford University's Department of Continuing Education for many years. I have taught English A Level by Zoom and other portals, as well as face-to-face, since February 2020. I have worked as an editor for the Oxford English Dictionary for many years, and have also had several books of poetry published.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
English, English Literature
Qualifications:
DPhil, Oxford University, British Poetry of the Home Front’(1992). SDUC Lampeter 1st class degree English Literature (1986).

Mr Alexander F

Qualified and experienced English teacher, currently teaching at Mander Portman Woodward College in London. Teaches English Language and Literature from Prep and Key Stage 3, through to GCSE, IGCSE and A Level, across all the major Exam Boards. Can support preparations for GCSE re-sits and School Entrance Exams. Experience includes A Level English Language and English Literature Examiner and AS Level EPQ supervisor.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, English Literature, English Language, School Entrance Exams
Qualifications:
MA Shakespeare Studies, Royal Holloway, University of London (2004). DipEng English Language (2001). PGCE English, University of East Anglia (1996). BA Hons) English Literature, University of East Anglia (1995). Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts.

Mr John B

Qualified and experienced Primary and Core Skills teacher with over 9 years' experience teaching and tutoring, currently working In a private school in Woking and tutoring after school. Teaches all core subjects across the Primary National Curriculum Key Stages 1 and 2. Supports preparations for SATs, 11+ and School Entrance Exams. Also teaches English and Maths at Key Stage 3 and 4 up to GCSE level. Significant success as a tutor and classroom teacher and the passion to facilitate students reaching their potential remains as strong as ever.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, Maths, English, SATs, 13+, School Entrance Exams, English Literature, 11+, English Language
Qualifications:
PGCE Primary Education, St Mary’s University College (2013). BSc (Hons) Liverpool John Moores University (2013).

Mr Bob T

Qualified and experienced Primary and Secondary Teacher, now working as a tutor, teaching all core subjects across Key Stage 2 and 3. Previously Head Teacher of two Junior Schools. Can provide preparation for 11+, School Entrance Examinations and Scholarship Papers. Teaches English and Maths from Primary through to Prep and Key Stage 3. SEN experience. Teaches English as a Foreign Language for all ages and abilities.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, Maths, English, SATs, English Literature, Homeschool, School Entrance Exams, Study Skills, 11+, 13+, English Language
Qualifications:
Trinity College TESOL, Plymouth College of Further Education (2004). Cert.Ed. Westminster College of Education, Oxford University (1971).

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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